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AROUND TOWN

New state housing requirements could affect Pleasanton

Housing -- and the need for more of it -- has become a top political and economic issue in California, and Pleasanton could be a target for state mandates once again. {IMG...

Original post made by Jeb Bing on Jan. 14, 2018
Last comment by JM, 17 hours ago | 5 comments | 502 Views

RAUCOUS CAUCUS

Sound and Fury over Vile and Slur-ry

This is a day when I feel like Michael Corleone, not out of guilt or self-delusion, but because of my tattered New Year’s Resolution. You see, I promised...

Original post made by Tom Cushing on Jan. 12, 2018
Last comment by Sam, 19 hours ago | 77 comments | 1230 Views

TIM TALK

Costco foes pivot to the courts

Here’s the latest strategy to battle Costco in Pleasanton: when your signature drive fails, pivot and pitch a case into the courts. That’s the strategy that...

Original post made by Tim Hunt on Dec. 19, 2017
Last comment by samuelj, 23 hours ago | 8 comments | 861 Views

AROUND TOWN

Happy New Year from the Pleasanton Weekly

Besides wishing all of our readers a Happy New Year, I want to remind everyone that it's not too late to donate to the 2017 Pleasanton Weekly Holiday...

Original post made by Jeb Bing on Dec. 31, 2017
Last comment by Tyagiji, on Jan 17, 2018 at 12:00 am | 2 comments | 1015 Views

AROUND TOWN

Make this the week you help schools through Pleasanton Weekly Holiday Fund

With students heading back to school Monday after a two-week holiday break, it's a good time to remember to give to the Pleasanton Weekly Holiday Fund, which will...

Original post made by Jeb Bing on Jan. 5, 2018
Last comment by Tyagiji, on Jan 16, 2018 at 11:54 pm | 2 comments | 255 Views

TIM TALK

Time for new collaboration between city and school district

Pleasanton school trustees wisely are carefully considering how to spend the $270 million bond issue that voters passed two years ago. During this time, they have...

Original post made by Tim Hunt on Jan. 16, 2018
There are no comments yet. 306 Views

TIM TALK

Tri-Valley Ventures launches valley's first venture capital fund

There a common theme among the founders of Tri-Valley Ventures when they publicly introduced their first venture fund for Tri-Valley companies Tuesday evening at...

Original post made by Tim Hunt on Dec. 7, 2017
Last comment by frasi sanvalentino, on Jan 15, 2018 at 9:23 am | 9 comments | 988 Views

TIM TALK

GE's re-organization reaches San Ramon digital headquarters

The corporate re-organization of General Electric reached into San Ramon last year when the firm submitted required documents to the state announcing 148 layoffs...

Original post made by Tim Hunt on Jan. 11, 2018
Last comment by james564, on Jan 13, 2018 at 2:14 am | 3 comments | 2042 Views

TIM TALK

The 14-year journey reaches milestone at Pleasanton Gardens

A Pleasanton institution dedicated to providing housing for low-income senior citizens ceased its operations last month and turned almost two acres of land over...

Original post made by Tim Hunt on Dec. 5, 2017
Last comment by Danny Jones, on Jan 12, 2018 at 2:22 am | 4 comments | 629 Views

AROUND TOWN

Last day to donate to the Pleasanton Weekly Holiday Fund

Friday marks the last day to donate to the 2017 Pleasanton Weekly Holiday Fund. Your donation will help fund 12 nonprofits serving the Tri-Valley,...

Original post made by Jeb Bing on Jan. 11, 2018
There are no comments yet. 210 Views

RAUCOUS CAUCUS

Sound and Fury over “Fire and Fury”

This drama of potentially Shakespearean scope is moving pretty fast, but here’s where we seem to stand as of this writing: o A sensational book that...

Original post made by Tom Cushing on Jan. 5, 2018
Last comment by Cholo, on Jan 11, 2018 at 8:58 am | 24 comments | 1135 Views

AROUND TOWN

Last week to donate to the Pleasanton Weekly Holiday Fund

With students back in school after a two-week holiday break, it's a good time to remind everyone that it's also the last week to donate to the Pleasanton Weekly...

Original post made by Jeb Bing on Jan. 9, 2018
Last comment by george123, on Jan 10, 2018 at 11:41 pm | 1 comment | 217 Views

TIM TALK

Students need robust mental health curriculum

San Ramon Valley school trustees and the district’s administration have been engaged for several months trying to refine and improve education for students and...

Original post made by Tim Hunt on Jan. 9, 2018
Last comment by Matilda532, on Jan 10, 2018 at 11:22 pm | 1 comment | 351 Views

TIM TALK

Christmas shoeboxes come full circle

My church, GraceWay, has participated in Operation Christmas Child for many years and this week we saw the results first-hand. The ministry, which delivers shoeboxes...

Original post made by Tim Hunt on Nov. 23, 2017
Last comment by SAM, on Jan 9, 2018 at 11:07 pm | 7 comments | 819 Views

TIM TALK

Where's the snow in South Lake Tahoe

Reporting from snow-free South Lake Tahoe—you can hike up ski runs at Heavenly Valley and Sierra at Tahoe—there’s that little snow. Heavenly’s...

Original post made by Tim Hunt on Jan. 4, 2018
Last comment by rifasus, on Jan 7, 2018 at 10:32 am | 2 comments | 839 Views

AROUND TOWN

Holiday Fund donations help 14,000 gain health care

Axis Community Health is sole provider of medical services for area’s low income, uninsured. Pictured is Dr. Upama Barua assisting an Axis...

Original post made by Jeb Bing on Nov. 29, 2017
Last comment by komal pratap, on Jan 6, 2018 at 6:29 am | 5 comments | 643 Views

RAUCOUS CAUCUS

Brand, Spanking New Year’s Poll

As we embark on a bright, fresh new year, unsullied by grossly inflated presidential references to personal anatomies – rats, too late for that now – I...

Original post made by Tom Cushing on Jan. 3, 2018
Last comment by Tom Cushing, on Jan 5, 2018 at 11:12 am | 15 comments | 743 Views

TIM TALK

Frustration grows in Dublin

Frustration levels are running high for some Dublin residents driven by over-crowded schools that they believe are exacerbated by continuing residential growth. Dubliners...

Original post made by Tim Hunt on Jan. 2, 2018
Last comment by Silas, on Jan 4, 2018 at 8:34 pm | 8 comments | 1611 Views

PRESSING ISSUES

Office romances: Are we a little more hesitant now?

Possible story about Office Romance and if it's on the decline. About 15% of couples meet at work (Pew Research, 2016). In the post-Harvey Weinstein (et. al)...

Original post made by Gina Channell-Allen on Dec. 29, 2017
Last comment by Cholo, on Jan 3, 2018 at 3:49 pm | 6 comments | 857 Views

AROUND TOWN

Reducing the traffic jam in batteries

Research at Sandia National Laboratories has identified a major obstacle to advancing solid-state lithium-ion battery performance in small electronics: the flow...

Original post made by Jeb Bing on Dec. 25, 2017
Last comment by james564, on Jan 1, 2018 at 12:00 am | 2 comments | 539 Views
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GE's re-organization reaches San Ramon digital headquarters
By Tim Hunt | 3 comments | 2,042 views

Sound and Fury over Vile and Slur-ry
By Tom Cushing | 77 comments | 1,230 views

New state housing requirements could affect Pleasanton
By Jeb Bing | 5 comments | 502 views