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COUPLE'S NET

Premarital and Couples: Valentine's Day: Annually or Daily?

Valentine's Day, a very commercialized version of "I love you, I'm thinking of you, you're the most important person to me," was three months ago now....

Original post made by Chandrama Anderson on May. 18, 2019
There are no comments yet. 2113 Views

TIM TALK

Newsom's Delta tunnel decision impacts the Livermore Valley

Gov. Gavin Newsom officially killed former governors Jerry Brown and Arnold Schwarzenegger plan for twin tunnels under the Delta to export water to the Livermore...

Original post made by Tim Hunt on May. 14, 2019
There are no comments yet. 0 Views

TIM TALK

Three Alameda County Supervisors vote thumbs down on public safety

As predicted by Alameda County Sheriff Greg Ahern, the changes to the Urban Shield training program mandated by the Board of Supervisors last week caused the federal...

Original post made by Tim Hunt on Mar. 19, 2019
Last comment by Buy PhenQ, on May 14, 2019 at 1:00 am | 18 comments | 1566 Views

TIM TALK

It's well past time to track student data

Seven years ago, former Gov. Brown convinced the Legislature to change the state funding formula for education so it gives districts with challenging student populations...

Original post made by Tim Hunt on Apr. 29, 2019
Last comment by tree service, on May 12, 2019 at 9:51 pm | 5 comments | 1012 Views

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Enjoying single malts and the countryside in the Highlands

As you read this, my bride and I plan to be en route to San Francisco from London after spending two weeks in Scotland—her first visit and my first as a married...

Original post made by Tim Hunt on May. 8, 2019
There are no comments yet. 1723 Views

AROUND TOWN

Fast-growing Dublin sizzling as Tri-Valley economic, family-friendly center

Dublin was recognized by Money Magazine last year as the seventh best city in the U.S. and the very best in California, and Mayor David Haubert (pictured)...

Original post made by Jeb Bing on May. 8, 2019
Last comment by real estate, on May 8, 2019 at 9:31 pm | 1 comment | 2063 Views

TIM TALK

Fascinating innovations coming out of Danville

The Tri-Valley is building a deserved reputation as a center of innovation. At first thought, you would think it’s centered along the I-680/I-580 intersection...

Original post made by Tim Hunt on Apr. 18, 2019
Last comment by 192.168.1.1, on May 6, 2019 at 3:40 am | 1 comment | 1733 Views

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 jamu100, on May 5, 2019 at 4:02 am | 2 comments | 1600 Views

COUPLE'S NET

Premarital and Couples: An Affair Myth: Not Getting Enough at Home

In her book NOT "Just Friends" Shirley Glass, Ph.D. writes about the research she has conducted about affairs. One result blows away an old myth:...

Original post made by Chandrama Anderson on Apr. 26, 2019
Last comment by Flexible Fidelity, on May 3, 2019 at 4:53 pm | 3 comments | 3946 Views

AROUND TOWN

Council halts plans for 90-home senior housing on Merritt property

The Pleasanton City Council in effect has rejected a developer’s bid to build a 90-home project for seniors 55 and older on the largely-vacant...

Original post made by Jeb Bing on Mar. 20, 2019
Last comment by commercial cleaning, on May 3, 2019 at 7:16 am | 2 comments | 1055 Views

COUPLE'S NET

Couples: Waiting or Acting?

I encourage you to figure out one thing you can do differently today. I often find that couples are waiting for the other to change, to say something, to do...

Original post made by Chandrama Anderson on Mar. 8, 2019
Last comment by Lamerty , on May 3, 2019 at 3:51 am | 1 comment | 4225 Views

COUPLE'S NET

Couples and Premarital Couples: Thank You

I reflect on the process of therapy that I have been honored to have gone through with my clients each year. Therapy is a difficult and at times, exhausting process....

Original post made by Chandrama Anderson on Mar. 29, 2019
Last comment by serendeputy, on May 3, 2019 at 3:43 am | 2 comments | 4669 Views

TIM TALK

High-density housing bill clears major hurdle

A San Francisco state senator’s bill to require higher density housing near transit stations cleared a major hurdle Wednesday when it passed a key committee. The...

Original post made by Tim Hunt on Apr. 25, 2019
Last comment by Robert S. Allen, on Apr 30, 2019 at 12:41 pm | 10 comments | 1308 Views

AROUND TOWN

Services May 15 for Tom Morrison, longtime TV30 commentator

My good friend and longtime TV30 commentator Tom Morrison has died. He was 83. He's pictured above in 2008 with co-anchor Melinda Meza, former co-anchor...

Original post made by Jeb Bing on Apr. 29, 2019
There are no comments yet. 1363 Views

AROUND TOWN

Livermore Lab’s breakthrough advances 3d printing applications

Livermore Lab’s breakthrough advances 3d printing applications “It looks like something you might find aboard the Starship Enterprise,” said...

Original post made by Jeb Bing on Apr. 17, 2019
Last comment by Jeb Bing, on Apr 29, 2019 at 7:14 am | 1 comment | 996 Views

AROUND TOWN

Fast-growing Dublin sizzling as Tri-Valley economic, family-friendly center

Dublin was recognized by Money Magazine last year as the seventh best city in the U.S. and the very best in California, and Mayor David Haubert (pictured)...

Original post made by Jeb Bing on Apr. 26, 2019
There are no comments yet. 821 Views

TIM TALK

Moving forward with Isabel transit hub is right move

Livermore’ City Council unanimously has affirmed moving ahead with a transit hub neighborhood north of Interstate 580 at Isabel Avenue. Last year, the council...

Original post made by Tim Hunt on Apr. 23, 2019
Last comment by DKHSK, on Apr 23, 2019 at 9:15 am | 1 comment | 1038 Views

AROUND TOWN

Barone’s restaurant, other task force rezoning plans, up for review at Tuesday’s Pleasanton City Council meeting

Joe Barone wants everyone to know that he has no plan to close his popular restaurant at 475 St John St. in downtown Pleasanton to build more housing...

Original post made by Jeb Bing on Apr. 11, 2019
Last comment by sunnysunny2019, on Apr 23, 2019 at 2:09 am | 2 comments | 1453 Views

AROUND TOWN

Funeral services pending for Arlen Ness, Dublin motorcycle designer, entrepreneur

Arlen Ness (pictured in this photo by Michael Lichter), an American motorcycle designer and entrepreneur best known for his custom motorcycles and...

Original post made by Jeb Bing on Mar. 25, 2019
Last comment by sunnysunny2019, on Apr 23, 2019 at 2:08 am | 3 comments | 3155 Views

COUPLE'S NET

Premarital and Couples: "You're Not Listening to Me!" may mean "I don't feel heard."

A discussion can quickly escalate into an argument when one partner (or both) don't know that your partner heard what you were saying, either literally, or an underlying...

Original post made by Chandrama Anderson on Apr. 17, 2019
Last comment by Rabbi Feldman, on Apr 20, 2019 at 9:47 am | 1 comment | 2698 Views
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Nominations due by Sept. 16

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.

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