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TIM TALK

God loves to heal his children

Progressives hit a new low this week when they complained bitterly about Congress holding a moment of silence and remembering those killed and wounded Sunday in...

Original post made by Tim Hunt on Nov. 9, 2017
Last comment by ecindia, on Feb 7, 2018 at 1:19 am | 27 comments | 1799 Views

COUPLE'S NET

Three Years Since Mom Died

It’s been three years since mom died. I still miss her very much. I also feel her love for me and mine for her in my heart so strongly that it transcends her...

Original post made by Chandrama Anderson on Jan. 26, 2018
Last comment by David Verns, on Feb 5, 2018 at 2:22 pm | 5 comments | 2096 Views

RAUCOUS CAUCUS

Salami, Salami … Baloney

Those GOP butchers at the Congressional deli are playing a losing game. ‘Salami’ is a set of competitive bargaining tactics. In it, the negotiator...

Original post made by Tom Cushing on Jan. 19, 2018
Last comment by Tom Cushing, on Feb 3, 2018 at 10:21 am | 111 comments | 2081 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 patrick, on Feb 2, 2018 at 6:30 pm | 101 comments | 1981 Views

COUPLE'S NET

Couples: What’s Important about Valentine’s Day?

I’m going to share some thoughts about what is and is not important about Valentine’s Day. This is not a complete list. Add your thoughts and ideas as...

Original post made by Chandrama Anderson on Feb. 1, 2018
Last comment by Chandrama Anderson, on Feb 1, 2018 at 3:52 pm | 2 comments | 1929 Views

TIM TALK

Campaign contribution limits wiped out in Livermore

Friends of Livermore, as a political action group, is not governed by any limits on how much money an individual or family can give to the group. Livermore pioneered...

Original post made by Tim Hunt on Jan. 25, 2018
Last comment by Matt Sullivan, on Jan 29, 2018 at 8:54 am | 3 comments | 1324 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 Buona Pasqua Frasi Di Auguri, on Jan 28, 2018 at 8:27 pm | 12 comments | 1119 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...

Original post made by Tim Hunt on Dec. 19, 2017
Last comment by Perez, on Jan 26, 2018 at 1:34 am | 5 comments | 1188 Views

TIM TALK

Downtown Livermore could become a destination

A diverse group of leaders has managed to move the Livermore City Council forward on with consensus on its long discussion of what to do with the 8.2 vacant acres...

Original post made by Tim Hunt on Dec. 12, 2017
Last comment by Edward190, on Jan 26, 2018 at 12:16 am | 4 comments | 1206 Views

TIM TALK

King football bows down to the dollars

When it comes to sports and television, football is King. Ask the University of Utah just how big the King is or more importantly, who rules the King. That’s...

Original post made by Tim Hunt on Nov. 16, 2017
Last comment by J Arndt, on Jan 24, 2018 at 10:33 pm | 5 comments | 1160 Views

COUPLE'S NET

Couples: When Wrong Admit It; When Right; Shut Up

“To keep your marriage brimming, With love in the loving cup, Whenever you’re wrong admit it; Whenever you’re right, shut up.” - Ogden Nash Why...

Original post made by Chandrama Anderson on Jan. 19, 2018
Last comment by Sea Seelam Reddy, on Jan 24, 2018 at 4:01 am | 1 comment | 1908 Views

TIM TALK

Residents love living in Pleasanton

You might not know it by reading online comments, but the vast majority of Pleasanton residents are delighted to live here. The city’s satisifcation survey, which...

Original post made by Tim Hunt on Nov. 2, 2017
Last comment by Garcia, on Jan 23, 2018 at 8:58 pm | 2 comments | 1200 Views

TIM TALK

East Bay commuters will get socked by bridge toll increases

Pleasanton had had an online portal to review campaign reports for many years. It’s tie for Livermore to step into this century and put the reports online....

Original post made by Tim Hunt on Jan. 23, 2018
Last comment by DKHSK, on Jan 23, 2018 at 5:08 pm | 1 comment | 647 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
Last comment by Kathleen Ruegsegger, on Jan 19, 2018 at 11:47 am | 2 comments | 888 Views

COUPLE'S NET

Couples: So You Married Mom or Dad . . .

. . . in the guise of your beloved. First of all, you’re not alone. Most people marry someone who is much like a parent. Often it’s the more difficult...

Original post made by Chandrama Anderson on Jan. 12, 2018
Last comment by Chandrama Anderson, on Jan 19, 2018 at 8:50 am | 2 comments | 2008 Views

TIM TALK

Dublin recall unlikely to make June ballot

Dubliners United achieved a victory earlier this month when three members of the Dublin City Council declined to put a measure on the ballot to give voters the...

Original post made by Tim Hunt on Jan. 18, 2018
There are no comments yet. 892 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 | 2793 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. 434 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 | 1438 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 | 354 Views
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Swalwell reaches way too far
By pleasantonweekly.com | 42 comments | 1,197 views

Couples: The ABCs of Love
By Chandrama Anderson | 0 comments | 711 views