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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. 997 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 | 1217 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 | 1802 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 | 3477 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 | 3217 Views

COUPLE'S NET

Premarital and Couples: Living as Roommates?

I see couples who eventually realize they are living as roommates: they may be good parents together, run their household together, do their respective jobs, spend...

Original post made by Chandrama Anderson on Apr. 12, 2019
Last comment by Chandrama Anderson, on Apr 17, 2019 at 7:21 am | 2 comments | 3895 Views

TIM TALK

Police chiefs worried about assembly bill

Pleasanton Police Chief Dave Spiller and law enforcement leaders across the state are deeply concerned about Assembly Bill 392. The bill would change the decades-old...

Original post made by Tim Hunt on Apr. 11, 2019
Last comment by James Michael, on Apr 11, 2019 at 8:23 pm | 1 comment | 1932 Views

TIM TALK

"Unplanned" delivers a powerful message

When we walked into the cinema Monday afternoon, the gentleman checking our tickets remarked, “it’s a powerful message.” He was right. “Unplanned”...

Original post made by Tim Hunt on Apr. 4, 2019
Last comment by Woman, on Apr 10, 2019 at 7:19 pm | 23 comments | 3150 Views

AROUND TOWN

Illinois winters lead to Porky’s opening in Pleasanton

Thanks to the long and blustery winters in Chicago and northern Illinois – which I remember well -- the Valenziano family moved west and has...

Original post made by Jeb Bing on Mar. 9, 2019
Last comment by 192.168.1.1, on Apr 10, 2019 at 10:34 am | 2 comments | 2627 Views

COUPLE'S NET

Premarital and Couples: Thoughts and Dogs

I'm writing to you today from my waiting room. I like to sit here looking at the aquarium; watching the neon tetras dart through the water and the African frogs...

Original post made by Chandrama Anderson on Apr. 5, 2019
There are no comments yet. 5197 Views

TIM TALK

Castlewood members considering offer from Bay Club

Castlewood Country Club members will be making a major decision on the future of the club in the next few weeks. Members will consider options at the club’s annual...

Original post made by Tim Hunt on Jan. 15, 2019
Last comment by 192.168.1.1, on Apr 5, 2019 at 7:50 am | 5 comments | 2515 Views

TIM TALK

Iconic Livermore wine country restaurant moves away from fine dining

The Livermore Valley’s iconic wine country restaurant is shifting its format after decades as a fine dining destination. The Restaurant at Wente Vineyards,...

Original post made by Tim Hunt on Apr. 2, 2019
There are no comments yet. 2261 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
Last comment by Shannon Coulson, on Apr 2, 2019 at 3:33 am | 1 comment | 2566 Views

TIM TALK

Pleasanton real estate snapshot

Despite the steadily increasing home prices in Pleasanton, buyers have yet to reach the “pain point” according to Dave Stark of the Bay East Association of Realtors. Dave...

Original post made by Tim Hunt on Mar. 28, 2019
Last comment by Michael Austin, on Apr 1, 2019 at 6:46 pm | 6 comments | 1979 Views

TIM TALK

Teachers threatening strikes around the state

Teachers’ unions across the state, have been pushing hard for significant pay increases. There were strikes in Oakland and Los Angeles with another threatened...

Original post made by Tim Hunt on Mar. 26, 2019
Last comment by Cholo, on Mar 31, 2019 at 11:55 am | 1 comment | 1784 Views

TIM TALK

What you missed in media coverage of the Oakland teachers' strike

Looking at the East Bay Times’ coverage of the Oakland teachers strike, I am amazed at the lack of depth. The first two days, the main story on the front page...

Original post made by Tim Hunt on Feb. 26, 2019
Last comment by all elite wrestling roster, on Mar 27, 2019 at 9:28 pm | 7 comments | 1999 Views

RAUCOUS CAUCUS

I’ve been Hacked! Insulted, too.

I awoke this morning to an ominous-looking email – it announced that I’ve been hacked. Uh-oh. Now, I consider myself to be a reasonably competent,...

Original post made by Tom Cushing on Mar. 15, 2019
Last comment by Doug, on Mar 27, 2019 at 10:40 am | 66 comments | 3623 Views

TIM TALK

Tri-Valley cities band together to battle Bay Area housing compact

The focus on the statewide housing crisis by the pols in Sacramento and Bay Area business leaders have spawned understandable negative reactions in Pleasanton and...

Original post made by Tim Hunt on Mar. 21, 2019
Last comment by James Michael, on Mar 25, 2019 at 1:26 pm | 1 comment | 1659 Views

TIM TALK

Supervisors plan key vote on Urban Shield Tuesday

After months of committee work and a key vote by the Alameda County Board of Supervisors, the future of the valuable Urban Shield training program comes down to...

Original post made by Tim Hunt on Mar. 11, 2019
Last comment by design home app, on Mar 25, 2019 at 4:20 am | 2 comments | 2694 Views

COUPLE'S NET

Couples: Write a Personal Ad . . . to Your Partner . . .

. . . stating what you have to offer and give in your relationship. Don't make it dependent on what you are getting, either. (Later you can write another personal...

Original post made by Chandrama Anderson on Mar. 15, 2019
Last comment by 3 comments | 4945 Views
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