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AROUND TOWN

Around Pleasanton: July 4 fireworks halted at fair, this time for good

Alameda County Fairgrounds CEO Jerome Hoban (pictured) spoke to the Pleasanton Chamber of Commerce about a range of topics earlier this month, including...

Original post made by Jeb Bing on May. 25, 2018
Last comment by Bryan Waugh, on May 29, 2018 at 4:17 pm | 9 comments | 2886 Views

TIM TALK

Harding Park honors one of Pleasanton's best

One of Pleasanton’s finest citizens was fittingly honored Tuesday when Harding Park opened in Hacienda Business Park. The 35th neighborhood park, next to...

Original post made by Tim Hunt on May. 22, 2018
Last comment by Robert, on May 28, 2018 at 10:03 pm | 2 comments | 1090 Views

TIM TALK

The non-politicians take on a true pol

Two non-politicians are running for the 15th Congressional district seat currently held by politician Eric Swalwell, D-Dublin. The challengers, Rudy Peters of Livermore...

Original post made by Tim Hunt on May. 24, 2018
Last comment by Roz Rogoff, on May 24, 2018 at 9:16 pm | 3 comments | 939 Views

AROUND TOWN

Lab scientists find better ways to ID individuals who die in catastrophic events

Researchers from the Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory (LLNL), including Katelyn Mason and Deon Anex (shown here in photo taken by Julie Russell),...

Original post made by Jeb Bing on May. 21, 2018
Last comment by Jeb Bing, on May 23, 2018 at 9:22 am | 2 comments | 798 Views

AROUND TOWN

Christians celebrate Jesus’ resurrection in local churches on Easter Sunday

Churches throughout the Tri-Valley will celebrate the resurrection of Jesus at Easter services Sunday. “Many people know in their head about...

Original post made by Jeb Bing on Mar. 31, 2018
Last comment by Jeb Bing, on May 22, 2018 at 2:33 pm | 1 comment | 647 Views

TIM TALK

Castlewood may consider selling Valley course for development

Members of the Castlewood Country Club are facing some difficult decisions this summer. The iconic club, which features two 18-hole golf courses, has been under...

Original post made by Tim Hunt on May. 15, 2018
Last comment by wings io, on May 22, 2018 at 9:50 am | 7 comments | 1353 Views

TIM TALK

Dublin agencies find creative partnership for new school site

The Dublin City Council has partnered with the Dublin school district to start to address school overcrowding on the eastside of the city. Rapidly changing demographics...

Original post made by Tim Hunt on May. 17, 2018
Last comment by Unhappy Parent, on May 20, 2018 at 1:47 pm | 2 comments | 1042 Views

TIM TALK

Affordable housing spotlighted in the Tri-Valley this week

The Tri-Valley will be spotlight for its affordable housing progress this week as the East Bay celebrates affordable housing week. Kottinger Gardens will be formally...

Original post made by Tim Hunt on May. 15, 2018
Last comment by Cholo, on May 15, 2018 at 10:45 am | 1 comment | 746 Views

COUPLE'S NET

Couples: 1st Date --> Marriage or Not Date at All

I met a wonderful couple with a young baby this week. She told me that on their first date she told him that this was either leading to marriage or it wasn’t...

Original post made by Chandrama Anderson on Apr. 26, 2018
Last comment by joepumper, on May 14, 2018 at 8:43 pm | 1 comment | 3418 Views

TIM TALK

Anniversaries for historic wineries and showcase Wente course

With Wente Vineyards and Concannon Vineyards both celebrating their 135th anniversaries this year, I sat down with Phil Wente to discuss the state of the Livermore...

Original post made by Tim Hunt on May. 10, 2018
There are no comments yet. 966 Views

AROUND TOWN

Sandia scientists identify mechanisms leading to cleaner, more efficient combustion

Sandia National Laboratories researchers have identified key chemical mechanisms for the first time that add to the fundamental knowledge of combustion chemistry...

Original post made by Jeb Bing on Apr. 1, 2018
Last comment by Jeb Bing, on May 10, 2018 at 8:28 am | 2 comments | 825 Views

AROUND TOWN

Remembering Sgt. Joe Rose, 29-year police veteran

The Pleasanton community, along with a large number of first responders, paid tribute this week to retired Pleasanton police sergeant Joseph Rose (pictured),...

Original post made by Jeb Bing on May. 10, 2018
There are no comments yet. 626 Views

DOING COLLEGE

Thinking Premed? What You Should Be Thinking About

One of my specialty areas is graduate and professional school admissions and I work with many high school and college students who are hoping to one day attend medical,...

Original post made by Elizabeth LaScala on Apr. 16, 2018
Last comment by buyassignmentservice, on May 10, 2018 at 12:24 am | 2 comments | 1464 Views

AROUND TOWN

Services tomorrow for Joe Rose, 29-year Pleasanton police veteran

Services will be held at 10:30 a.m. Tuesday at St. Augustine Catholic Church for retired Pleasanton police officer Joseph Rose, a World War II and Korean war veteran...

Original post made by Jeb Bing on May. 7, 2018
Last comment by Cholo, on May 9, 2018 at 9:10 am | 1 comment | 759 Views

TIM TALK

The pols want more from your wallet

Check out your voter’s guide for the June 5 statewide primary that came in the mail this week and then grab your wallet. Politicians, at the county, regional...

Original post made by Tim Hunt on May. 3, 2018
Last comment by no more money, on May 9, 2018 at 8:55 am | 4 comments | 1232 Views

AROUND TOWN

Funeral service today for Sgt. Joe Rose, 29-year Pleasanton police veteran

Services will be held at 10:30 a.m. today at St. Augustine Catholic Church for retired Pleasanton police officer Joseph Rose, a World War II and Korean war veteran...

Original post made by Jeb Bing on May. 8, 2018
There are no comments yet. 481 Views

TIM TALK

Fighting to wipe out changing our clocks

Fremont Assemblyman Kansen Chu is fighting the good fight when it comes to the absurd practice changing clocks twice a year. Last year, the retired IBM employee,...

Original post made by Tim Hunt on Mar. 15, 2018
Last comment by joe root, on May 7, 2018 at 11:31 pm | 16 comments | 1537 Views

TIM TALK

Sen. Wiener heeds feedback from mayors

Speaking to the Pleasanton Men’s Club earlier this month, Mayor Jerry Thorne expressed his concern about state Sen. Scott Wiener’s bill (SB 827) concerning...

Original post made by Tim Hunt on Apr. 17, 2018
Last comment by carlm21, on May 5, 2018 at 5:09 am | 5 comments | 1042 Views

DOING COLLEGE

Tell Me More about University of California-Davis!

Welcome to the second in a series of articles about the University of California system. In a deliberate step away from those omnipresent rankings and instead going...

Original post made by Elizabeth LaScala on Feb. 5, 2018
Last comment by annamartin, on May 5, 2018 at 3:13 am | 2 comments | 2644 Views

TIM TALK

Touring Santa Rita Jail in Dublin

Touring Santa Rita Jail in Dublin Tuesday with the Pleasanton Men’s Club, I learned quite a bit. Although I was active in the daily newspaper industry when the...

Original post made by Tim Hunt on Apr. 26, 2018
Last comment by Cholo, on May 3, 2018 at 12:19 pm | 5 comments | 1988 Views
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Couples: Wanting, Yet Missing One Another
By Chandrama Anderson | 0 comments | 819 views

Superintendent's new contract may portend difficult employee negotiations
By Tim Hunt | 7 comments | 576 views

Scott Raty bows out as CEO of Pleasanton Chamber
By Jeb Bing | 0 comments | 356 views

 

Nominations due by Sept. 17

Pleasanton Weekly and DanvilleSanRamon.com are once again putting out a call for nominations and sponsorships for the annual Tri-Valley Heroes awards - our salute to the community members dedicated to bettering the Tri-Valley and the lives of its residents.

Nomination form