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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 | 1564 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 | 1547 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 | 1540 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 | 2983 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 | 1562 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 | 962 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 | 1266 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 | 3050 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. 1390 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 | 3378 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. 652 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 | 1708 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 | 567 Views

TIM TALK

Students need robust mental health curriculum

San Ramon Valley school trustees and the district’s administration have been engaged for several months trying to refine and improve education for students and...

Original post made by Tim Hunt on Jan. 9, 2018
Last comment by Matilda532, on Jan 10, 2018 at 11:22 pm | 1 comment | 982 Views

COUPLE'S NET

Couples: What is Marriage?

“When I'm weak, you can be strong; when I'm strong, you can be weak. That's what I believe marriage is.” - Gisele Bundchen No one likes to be weak,...

Original post made by Chandrama Anderson on Jan. 5, 2018
Last comment by Chandrama Anderson, on Jan 9, 2018 at 1:31 pm | 2 comments | 2575 Views

RAUCOUS CAUCUS

Brand, Spanking New Year’s Poll

As we embark on a bright, fresh new year, unsullied by grossly inflated presidential references to personal anatomies – rats, too late for that now – I...

Original post made by Tom Cushing on Jan. 3, 2018
Last comment by Tom Cushing, on Jan 5, 2018 at 11:12 am | 15 comments | 1293 Views

TIM TALK

Frustration grows in Dublin

Frustration levels are running high for some Dublin residents driven by over-crowded schools that they believe are exacerbated by continuing residential growth. Dubliners...

Original post made by Tim Hunt on Jan. 2, 2018
Last comment by Silas, on Jan 4, 2018 at 8:34 pm | 8 comments | 2498 Views

PRESSING ISSUES

Office romances: Are we a little more hesitant now?

Possible story about Office Romance and if it's on the decline. About 15% of couples meet at work (Pew Research, 2016). In the post-Harvey Weinstein (et. al)...

Original post made by Gina Channell-Allen on Dec. 29, 2017
Last comment by Cholo, on Jan 3, 2018 at 3:49 pm | 6 comments | 1542 Views

AROUND TOWN

Reducing the traffic jam in batteries

Research at Sandia National Laboratories has identified a major obstacle to advancing solid-state lithium-ion battery performance in small electronics: the flow...

Original post made by Jeb Bing on Dec. 25, 2017
Last comment by james564, on Jan 1, 2018 at 12:00 am | 2 comments | 933 Views

TIM TALK

Housing advocates push for more

One of the most significant developments of 2017 may well be the birth of groups led by millennials advocating for housing. For decades, the Bay Area and California...

Original post made by Tim Hunt on Dec. 28, 2017
Last comment by Animated Video Company, on Dec 31, 2017 at 11:14 pm | 2 comments | 1250 Views
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Couples: Do you Really Agree or are you Afraid of not Agreeing?
By Chandrama Anderson | 0 comments | 917 views

Dublin agencies find creative partnership for new school site
By Tim Hunt | 2 comments | 427 views

Lab scientists find better ways to ID individuals who die in catastrophic events
By Jeb Bing | 3 comments | 280 views