By Tim Hunt
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About this blog: I am a native of Alameda County, grew up in Pleasanton and currently live in the house I grew up in that is more than 100 years old. I spent 39 years in the daily newspaper business and wrote a column for more than 25 years in add... (More)
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Death penalty debate
Oct 23, 2012 7:38 am
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Proposition 34 that proposes eliminating the death penalty in California arouses mixed emotions and thoughts for me.
First is the irony that the proposition is... More
Nine years of process yields a unanimous vote
Oct 18, 2012 7:39 am
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The Pleasanton City Council took a couple of significant actions in its final meeting with the current five office-holders that put to bed longstanding issues.
Pols lining up for 2014 before 2012 decided
Oct 16, 2012 7:47 am
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The race for the 15th Congressional seat between the ancient incumbent Pete Stark and challenger Eric Swalwell is three weeks from election day, but ambitious politicians... More
Hospitals expanding services for kids
Oct 11, 2012 8:09 am
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Both East Bay and major Bay Area hospitals are continuing to position themselves to serve the affluent Interstate 680 corridor.
The community hospitalswhether... More
Strong software cluster in Pleasanton
Oct 9, 2012 7:53 am
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Checking out the list of the largest software companies in the East Bay in the most recent edition of the San Francisco Business Times yielded some surprises.