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TIM TALK

The Pleasanton way: making the simple complicated

Trying to do something that seems simple with the city of Pleasanton invariably seems to turn into a complicated mess. Take the Kay Hatsushi family and their...

Original post made by Tim Hunt on Mar. 27, 2018
Last comment by laura Mc, on Apr 3, 2018 at 9:03 am | 6 comments | 1188 Views

AROUND TOWN

Downtown Easter egg hunt, Easter vigils set for today, Holy Saturday

Today is Holy Saturday, a day in the Christian faith falls between Good Friday and Easter. It commemorates the day when Jesus Christ lay in the tomb after his death,...

Original post made by Jeb Bing on Mar. 31, 2018
There are no comments yet. 366 Views

AROUND TOWN

Lynnewood pastor says Easter is more than eggs and bunnies

Easter is obviously an important Christian holiday, the culmination of Holy Week, the end of Lent, the celebration of the most important event in Christianity. So...

Original post made by Jeb Bing on Mar. 28, 2018
Last comment by Cholo, on Mar 28, 2018 at 5:21 pm | 1 comment | 518 Views

TIM TALK

Did district give invitation to future student walkouts?

Students in Pleasanton joined students across the nation last Wednesday in a demonstration concerning the school tragedy in Parkland, Florida. Whether it was...

Original post made by Tim Hunt on Mar. 20, 2018
Last comment by Pleasanton Parent, on Mar 27, 2018 at 8:00 am | 44 comments | 1447 Views

AROUND TOWN

Lynnewood pastor says Easter is more than eggs and bunnies

Easter is obviously an important Christian holiday, the culmination of Holy Week, the end of Lent, the celebration of the most important event in Christianity. So...

Original post made by Jeb Bing on Mar. 26, 2018
There are no comments yet. 467 Views

TIM TALK

No surprise in latest soaring cost estimate for high-speed rail

Was any thinking person surprised that the latest iteration of the high-speed rail business plan shows costs soaring, competition dates extended far into the future...

Original post made by Tim Hunt on Mar. 22, 2018
Last comment by FrequentWalkerMiles, on Mar 24, 2018 at 2:08 am | 5 comments | 1090 Views

COUPLE'S NET

"The Seven Principles for Making Marriage Work" by John Gottman

Dr. John Gottman is best known for the extensive couples research he's conducted over many years at his institute in Seattle -- fondly known as the "Love Lab."...

Original post made by Chandrama Anderson on Mar. 23, 2018
Last comment by Chandrama Anderson, on Mar 23, 2018 at 4:50 pm | 2 comments | 2994 Views

RAUCOUS CAUCUS

Reflections on the Loss of Hope

Let’s start with an experiment: think about Hope Hicks, the departing White House Communications chief. What are the first few words that come to mind...

Original post made by Tom Cushing on Mar. 2, 2018
Last comment by Tom Cushing, on Mar 21, 2018 at 11:17 am | 142 comments | 2351 Views

AROUND TOWN

Time to help Milfleur’s Terri Carlson, who is recovering from a stroke

Terri Carlson (pictured), owner of Milfleur in downtown Pleasanton, suffered a stroke Monday, March 12. Doctors speculate that she could face many...

Original post made by Jeb Bing on Mar. 19, 2018
Last comment by Cholo, on Mar 20, 2018 at 2:22 pm | 1 comment | 757 Views

COUPLE'S NET

Could You Be In An Abusive Relationship and Not Know It?

The following article was shared with me and I think it's important for you to consider if you're in an abusive situation, even emotionally. The article is written...

Original post made by Chandrama Anderson on Mar. 10, 2018
Last comment by Andrew F, on Mar 17, 2018 at 6:31 am | 6 comments | 3036 Views

TIM TALK

Celebrating a birthday with Facebook fundraiser

Last year, Angel Moore, the marketing director for the Alameda County Fair and Pleasanton resident, served on Facebook’s small business advisory council. She...

Original post made by Tim Hunt on Mar. 13, 2018
Last comment by Jason, on Mar 16, 2018 at 2:36 am | 1 comment | 811 Views

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 Zum Muttertag Sprüche, on Mar 10, 2018 at 6:32 am | 10 comments | 1308 Views

AROUND TOWN

Livermore veteran, 96, has reason to be proud

Army veteran Manuel Moreno, now 96, has reason to be proud. He served 21 years in the Infantry and the Military Police, receiving two Purple Hearts in World War...

Original post made by Jeb Bing on Feb. 16, 2018
Last comment by Muttertagssprüche 2018, on Mar 10, 2018 at 6:31 am | 4 comments | 1191 Views

TIM TALK

Pleasanton elementary schools top rankings for East Bay

Pleasanton schools continue to draw rave reviews in the annual rankings by the Niche website. The top of the elementary school list is dominated by the Palo...

Original post made by Tim Hunt on Mar. 1, 2018
Last comment by Someone Write My Assignment, on Mar 10, 2018 at 2:20 am | 1 comment | 893 Views

TIM TALK

Plummer's legacy lives on in the sheriff's department

Law enforcement and Alameda County lost a living legend this week when retired Sheriff Charlie Plummer died at the age of 87. Plummer’s legacy lives on with...

Original post made by Tim Hunt on Mar. 8, 2018
There are no comments yet. 934 Views

TIM TALK

A Main Street institution is shuttered

A Pleasanton institution closed last month when Dean’s Café shuttered its doors on Main Street after more than 60 years. The closure came in the wake...

Original post made by Tim Hunt on Mar. 6, 2018
Last comment by DKHSK, on Mar 8, 2018 at 8:35 am | 4 comments | 1434 Views

AROUND TOWN

Sandia researcher elected to national academy

Jacqueline Chen, a distinguished member of the technical staff at Sandia National Laboratories, has been elected to the National Academy of Engineering. Chen is...

Original post made by Jeb Bing on Mar. 5, 2018
There are no comments yet. 650 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 Mensajes Para Pascua, on Mar 3, 2018 at 6:31 am | 15 comments | 2096 Views

AROUND TOWN

Thorne launches bid for re-election as mayor

Pleasanton Mayor Jerry Thorne (pictured) launched his campaign for re-election to a fourth and final term as mayor at a sold-out fundraising breakfast...

Original post made by Jeb Bing on Feb. 25, 2018
Last comment by Cholo, on Mar 2, 2018 at 9:38 am | 2 comments | 772 Views

TIM TALK

Digital stalking for good

Growing up in Livermore, Kevin Adler loved his favorite uncle who wrestled with schizophrenia. Mark was the guest of honor at family Thanksgiving and Christmas...

Original post made by Tim Hunt on Feb. 28, 2018
Last comment by Cholo, on Feb 28, 2018 at 2:21 pm | 1 comment | 829 Views
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Couples: When someone shows you who they are, believe them the first time
By Chandrama Anderson | 0 comments | 551 views

Harding Park honors one of Pleasanton's best
By Tim Hunt | 1 comment | 415 views

Lab scientists find better ways to ID individuals who die in catastrophic events
By Jeb Bing | 2 comments | 403 views