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TIM TALK

Sandia Livermore continues growing

The welcome mat is out at Sandia National Laboratories Livermore campus where the lab is continuing a hiring binge. Traci Ryan, one of the hiring managers at Sandia/California,...

Original post made by Tim Hunt on Feb. 12, 2019
Last comment by Michael Austin, on Feb 12, 2019 at 6:44 pm | 1 comment | 1861 Views

DOING COLLEGE

How Important Is Demonstrated Interest?

As college admit rates fall at most top colleges, and the number of applicants rise, it is more important than ever for students to take control of factors that...

Original post made by Elizabeth LaScala on Feb. 6, 2019
Last comment by Doug, on Feb 7, 2019 at 7:35 am | 2 comments | 1444 Views

TIM TALK

Rosendin Electric has carved out specialized niche

Rosendin Electric is a familiar brand on major construction sites in the Bay Area. The company has been led since 1992 by Danville resident Tom Sorley. During...

Original post made by pleasantonweekly.com on Nov. 5, 2018
Last comment by feliz cumpleaos, on Feb 1, 2019 at 3:37 am | 4 comments | 2776 Views

DOING COLLEGE

Value by Design: Meeting the Interests of the Artistic Student

A big obstacle for a student who wishes to study the arts is the widely held belief that a degree in the visual and performing arts (VPA) will not lead to ‘real’...

Original post made by Elizabeth LaScala on Jan. 6, 2019
Last comment by Ronald M. Lynch, on Jan 30, 2019 at 6:55 am | 3 comments | 1422 Views

TIM TALK

Going out in style in Oakland

Watching Monday night’s Oakland Raiders game against the Denver Broncos at the Oakland Coliseum triggered many memories for me as it did for many folks who...

Original post made by Tim Hunt on Dec. 27, 2018
Last comment by PhenQ Uk, on Jan 28, 2019 at 3:56 am | 4 comments | 1427 Views

COUPLE'S NET

Menopause and Post-Menopause Group Starting

There are three stages of life for women: maiden, mother and wise woman. We’ll talk about wise women opportunities and transitions; physical, emotional, mental...

Original post made by Chandrama Anderson on Jan. 25, 2019
There are no comments yet. 3520 Views

DOING COLLEGE

Tell Me More about University of California—Los Angeles (UCLA)

UCLA has been called America’s finest urban public university—and one of the best research universities in the world. With easy access to the beach,...

Original post made by Elizabeth LaScala on Oct. 30, 2018
Last comment by Codycross, on Jan 24, 2019 at 4:12 am | 2 comments | 1620 Views

AROUND TOWN

The Five

I'm not talking about the five senses, "The Five People You Meet in Heaven," the 5-second rule, the Jackson Five, quintuplets or "The...

Original post made by Jeb Bing on Dec. 13, 2018
Last comment by Word Link, on Jan 21, 2019 at 2:04 am | 3 comments | 1432 Views

AROUND TOWN

Pleasanton school leaders facing dilemma as enrollment surges

Pleasanton schools have a challenge, said school Superintendent David Haglund at a recent Pleasanton Chamber of Commerce forum (pictured). That's...

Original post made by Jeb Bing on Nov. 22, 2018
Last comment by Codycross, on Jan 21, 2019 at 2:03 am | 8 comments | 1835 Views

RAUCOUS CAUCUS

The Silence of the Sows (hens and calves, too)

As the saying goes, “democracy dies in darkness.” Industrial agriculture, however, thrives in its dark and muted isolation from consumers. Prop 12...

Original post made by Tom Cushing on Oct. 26, 2018
Last comment by unblocked games 24h, on Jan 20, 2019 at 6:20 pm | 18 comments | 2477 Views

DOING COLLEGE

Can You Afford Your ‘Dream School’?

Does your child have their heart set on a “dream school”? If determination carries her forward, that dream could become an admissions reality. But, depending...

Original post made by Elizabeth LaScala on Dec. 13, 2018
Last comment by unblocked games 76, on Jan 20, 2019 at 6:19 pm | 2 comments | 1561 Views

TIM TALK

Downtown referendum appears headed to the ballot

It’s likely that Livermore residents will have another election next year after backers of the referendum challenging the downtown plan submitted 8,888 signatures. The...

Original post made by Tim Hunt on Oct. 25, 2018
Last comment by unblocked games com, on Jan 19, 2019 at 4:37 pm | 5 comments | 2526 Views

TIM TALK

Honoring amazing young Tri-Valley innovators

Two Amador Valley High seniors were among 14 talented students honored at the Innovation Tri-Valley Leadership Group's eighth annual Dreammakers and Risktakers event...

Original post made by pleasantonweekly.com on Nov. 15, 2018
Last comment by unblocked games 24, on Jan 19, 2019 at 4:32 pm | 2 comments | 1166 Views

TIM TALK

Time to review all Dublin residential plans?

The Dublin City Council was scheduled to make a key decision on the AT Dublin project Thanksgiving week until the developers pulled the item from the agenda. Dublin...

Original post made by Tim Hunt on Dec. 4, 2018
Last comment by Lustige Grüße Zum Valentinstag, on Jan 19, 2019 at 9:42 am | 3 comments | 2320 Views

RAUCOUS CAUCUS

Edifice Mex

Kenny Rogers was right: a good gambler knows when to hold ‘em … as well as when to fold ‘em. Take a lesson Mr. Trump. After showing a weak...

Original post made by Tom Cushing on Jan. 9, 2019
Last comment by Tom Cushing, on Jan 16, 2019 at 11:00 am | 92 comments | 2827 Views

TIM TALK

A Beta success for Deep Sentinel

Last Friday, Pleasanton resident and CEO Dave Selinger was a happy man. The co-founder of Deep Sentinel was celebrating the success of their home security system...

Original post made by Tim Hunt on Jan. 8, 2019
There are no comments yet. 1560 Views

TIM TALK

Teens can't sleep in on school days thanks to the governor

High school students looking to sleep a bit later on school days will have to rely on their local school board to make a change in the starting time. Gov. Brown...

Original post made by Tim Hunt on Oct. 9, 2018
Last comment by Eva Green, on Jan 7, 2019 at 5:11 am | 9 comments | 1659 Views

AROUND TOWN

Candidates find campaigning hard work, expensive

Voters have to hand it to the four candidates running for two seats on the Pleasanton City Council for their stamina, determination and personal commitments. Win...

Original post made by Jeb Bing on Oct. 11, 2018
Last comment by martindell, on Dec 27, 2018 at 9:17 pm | 4 comments | 1515 Views

AROUND TOWN

Pleasanton Hotel’s new restaurants among many new eateries in town

Ed Westmoreland and his team (pictured) are serving hundreds of diners just two weeks after opening the Clubhouse restaurant in the Pleasanton Hotel...

Original post made by Jeb Bing on Oct. 23, 2018
Last comment by Jeb Bing, on Dec 26, 2018 at 2:20 pm | 6 comments | 4147 Views

AROUND TOWN

Sanctuary Synesthesia

By John A. Barry It was nice to get out of a deep and dark December and into a warm, welcoming environment—then listen to jazz ballads against a backdrop...

Original post made by John A. Barry and Bill Carmel on Dec. 9, 2018
Last comment by Cholo, on Dec 13, 2018 at 8:47 am | 1 comment | 504 Views
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