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TIM TALK

High-speed rail folly should end now

Two knowledgable long-time critics of California’s high-speed rail authority came to Sacramento this month with a detailed report that demonstrates the fallacy...

Original post made by Tim Hunt on Jan. 29, 2019
Last comment by Paterson Moving, on Mar 13, 2019 at 6:40 am | 20 comments | 1370 Views

TIM TALK

Supervisors plan key vote on Urban Shield Tuesday

After months of committee work and a key vote by the Alameda County Board of Supervisors, the future of the valuable Urban Shield training program comes down to...

Original post made by Tim Hunt on Mar. 11, 2019
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TIM TALK

Congrats for a leadership job done well

Here’s saluting Susan Houghton as she steps down as president and founder of Sunflower Hill. In just seven years, the organization has two communities for individuals...

Original post made by Tim Hunt on Mar. 7, 2019
Last comment by maheen, on Mar 11, 2019 at 12:54 am | 1 comment | 771 Views

TIM TALK

Pleasanton's home-grown "unicorn"

The Tri-Valley’s first home-grown “unicorn” will move into new digs next year. Pleasanton-based 10x Genomics is expanding rapidly as the privately-held...

Original post made by Tim Hunt on Dec. 11, 2018
Last comment by https://apkmabbu.com, on Mar 10, 2019 at 9:55 pm | 4 comments | 2720 Views

TIM TALK

Replacement plans for Sears should enhance Stoneridge offerings

When it comes to making lemonade when seemingly handed lemons, the Simon Property Group certainly doing that at Stoneridge mall. When Sears went bankrupt and...

Original post made by Tim Hunt on Mar. 5, 2019
Last comment by Anony, on Mar 7, 2019 at 8:59 pm | 3 comments | 1532 Views

COUPLE'S NET

Couples: Child Loss, "No U-Turn at Mercy Street"

"No U-Turn at Mercy Street" by Chandrama Anderson, MA, MFT. Here's a quote and the back cover copy: No U-Turn at Mercy Street is an...

Original post made by Chandrama Anderson on Dec. 7, 2018
Last comment by DON’T FORGET YOURSELF, DON’T SACRIFICE YOURSELF, on Mar 7, 2019 at 6:28 am | 3 comments | 4054 Views

COUPLE'S NET

Couples: All People Are Difficult, But You Shouldn’t Be Too Difficult

The following article is written by Stan Tatkin, PsyD, MFT. He is the founder of PACT, Psychobiological Approach to Couple Therapy. Most of our Connect2 therapists...

Original post made by Chandrama Anderson on Dec. 21, 2018
Last comment by The Single Sibling, on Mar 7, 2019 at 6:12 am | 4 comments | 3894 Views

COUPLE'S NET

Couples: Myth: You Can't Ask Your Partner to Change

An American myth is that you can't ask our partner to change. Perhaps what is more accurate, is that you can't be anyone but yourselves. And you can ask for...

Original post made by Chandrama Anderson on Feb. 9, 2019
Last comment by alicetaylor12, on Mar 5, 2019 at 7:12 pm | 4 comments | 2628 Views

TIM TALK

Turning an active 95 requires many birthday parties

Dan Ashton was feeling a bit “birthdayed out” on Monday afternoon. He’d officially celebrated his 95th birthday on Saturday in Pleasanton, but...

Original post made by Tim Hunt on Feb. 27, 2019
Last comment by Tul Ver, on Feb 28, 2019 at 2:43 pm | 1 comment | 1107 Views

AROUND TOWN

Livermore Lab’s breakthrough advances 3d printing applications

“It looks like something you might find aboard the Starship Enterprise,” said Jeremy Thomas, a spokesman for Lawrence Livermore National...

Original post made by Jeb Bing on Jan. 31, 2019
Last comment by Jeb Bing, on Feb 27, 2019 at 10:03 am | 2 comments | 1350 Views

TIM TALK

Confusion surrounds high-speed rail project

If you’re confused about the status of California’s absurd high-speed rail project, you’re probably not alone. In his State of the State speech last week,...

Original post made by Tim Hunt on Feb. 21, 2019
Last comment by DKHSK, on Feb 24, 2019 at 9:33 am | 1 comment | 1609 Views

TIM TALK

Talking sports and life with Tommy Dyer

When you sit down with Tommy Dyer and talk sports, come prepared. His knowledge of current teams, players and stats is daunting, but it’s his recall of...

Original post made by Tim Hunt on Feb. 19, 2019
Last comment by Joe Cook, on Feb 20, 2019 at 9:18 pm | 1 comment | 2375 Views

TIM TALK

Fresh scrutiny for residential plans in East Dublin

When the new Dublin City Council gets down to business this month you can expect a fresh look at all potential residential projects. Last June, Mayor David Haubert...

Original post made by Tim Hunt on Jan. 3, 2019
Last comment by RayThompson, on Feb 20, 2019 at 6:08 am | 2 comments | 2474 Views

TIM TALK

One of Pleasanton's "characters" passes on

There was a season when Pleasanton was a city of characters who helped make it a special place to live, work and raise a family. One of those characters was trivia...

Original post made by Tim Hunt on Jan. 10, 2019
Last comment by armor games com, on Feb 17, 2019 at 5:51 pm | 5 comments | 1509 Views

TIM TALK

Merry Christmas

Merry Christmas. This is a great time of year and I hope for all of our readers that you enjoy this time. It’s the season to gather with family and friends and...

Original post made by Tim Hunt on Dec. 25, 2018
Last comment by armor games hacked, on Feb 17, 2019 at 5:44 pm | 6 comments | 979 Views

TIM TALK

Ridgeview Hope Church moves into plain view

After decades of being tucked in the back of a neighborhood, the 50-year-old Ridgeview Hope Church formally opens its new church on a main thoroughfare next Sunday...

Original post made by Tim Hunt on Jan. 31, 2019
Last comment by armour games, on Feb 17, 2019 at 5:37 pm | 5 comments | 1307 Views

TIM TALK

CityServe helps give a Pleasanton vet a fresh start

CityServe of the Tri-Valley introduced Desert Storm/Shield veteran Dominic Prodenzola of Pleasanton to people attending its sixth annual Tri-Valley Prayer Breakfast...

Original post made by Tim Hunt on Nov. 20, 2018
Last comment by armor games com, on Feb 17, 2019 at 5:36 pm | 4 comments | 1451 Views

TIM TALK

Changing the rules after the fact

It’s almost laughable to watch a San Francisco politician—ever so politically correct—decide that Facebook founder and CEO Mark Zuckerberg’s name should...

Original post made by Tim Hunt on Dec. 6, 2018
Last comment by armor games, on Feb 17, 2019 at 5:25 pm | 4 comments | 1301 Views

TIM TALK

Diverse companies and organizations in Hacienda Business Park

Driving around Hacienda Business Park, something I used to routinely do when I was working for the daily paper, is now an exploration to see what’s new. After...

Original post made by Tim Hunt on Feb. 5, 2019
Last comment by Piddy, on Feb 16, 2019 at 9:16 pm | 3 comments | 912 Views

TIM TALK

Being prepared saves a life at Pleasanton Middle School

Team members at Pleasanton Middle School were reminded of the importance of being trained and prepared for life or death situations. During a lunch break in December,...

Original post made by Tim Hunt on Feb. 14, 2019
Last comment by Back Pain, Neck Pain, Headache Relief Center Pleasanton, on Feb 15, 2019 at 10:17 am | 3 comments | 865 Views
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