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TIM TALK

Combining a recall effort with a council campaign?

Backers of the two recalls efforts in Dublin are in the final stretch of gathering signagtures, targeting early July to submit the petitions to the county registrar’s...

Original post made by Tim Hunt on Jun. 19, 2018
There are no comments yet. 130 Views

COUPLE'S NET

Couples: “True love is a decision between the head and the heart . . .

. . . Not just one or the other.” - Ines Johns I saw this in a novel I’m reading. I like it because we don’t live in the world completely...

Original post made by Chandrama Anderson on Jun. 13, 2018
Last comment by the_punnisher, 19 hours ago | 1 comment | 1067 Views

COUPLE'S NET

Couples: "A successful marriage is an edifice that must be rebuilt every day."

- Andre Maurois I’m not sure that a marriage needs to be rebuilt every day, but it does need to be built every day. Are you thinking, “I don’t...

Original post made by Chandrama Anderson on Jun. 8, 2018
Last comment by Chandrama Anderson, on Jun 18, 2018 at 11:57 am | 7 comments | 1625 Views

TIM TALK

Some election thoughts

In the race for the 15th Congressional District, incumbent Eric Swalwell (D-Dublin) cruised to an easy spot in the November run-off with 69 percent of the votes...

Original post made by Tim Hunt on Jun. 14, 2018
Last comment by DKHSK, on Jun 15, 2018 at 10:58 am | 3 comments | 591 Views

ART SPACE

Magritte at the SFMOMA: Enigma, Conundrum, Paradox

A review by Bill Carmel, MFA The San Francisco Museum of Modern Art presents an extensive exhibition titled René Magritte: ==I The Fifth Season,...

Original post made by John A. Barry and Bill Carmel on Jun. 6, 2018
Last comment by Arlene, on Jun 13, 2018 at 8:54 pm | 8 comments | 295 Views

COUPLE'S NET

Couples: Say Nice Things Behind Your Partner’s Back

Saying nice things about your beloved behind his/her back is another way of putting positive energy into your relationship. You can even tell her you did so, and...

Original post made by Chandrama Anderson on Jun. 1, 2018
Last comment by JLN, on Jun 7, 2018 at 1:02 pm | 2 comments | 1594 Views

TIM TALK

Denied BART extension may speed up rail progress

Five BART directors thumbed their collective noses at residents of Livermore last week when they voted not to move forward with the rail extension to Isabel Avenue...

Original post made by Tim Hunt on Jun. 5, 2018
Last comment by Doug Miller, on Jun 6, 2018 at 9:02 pm | 1 comment | 757 Views

TIM TALK

Civic center site key to fresh downtown plan

Downtown Pleasanton continues to evolve with restaurants expanding onto streets beyond Main Street and a task force and city planners updating the specific plan...

Original post made by Tim Hunt on May. 31, 2018
Last comment by Kathleen Ruegsegger, on Jun 6, 2018 at 11:18 am | 1 comment | 595 Views

TIM TALK

Dublin mayor suggests asking voters on Ikea

With citizens gathering recall signatures and an election looming in November, Dublin Mayor David Haubert had an interesting suggestion for his colleagues when they...

Original post made by Tim Hunt on May. 8, 2018
Last comment by MatthewWhite23, on Jun 6, 2018 at 7:33 am | 5 comments | 911 Views

TIM TALK

Army association plays key role for active duty soldiers

When Johnathan Woodman returned home to Livermore in November 2017 after nine years of active duty in the Air Force, he faced tough times. He and his wife, Kayla,...

Original post made by Tim Hunt on May. 29, 2018
Last comment by Joy Montgomery, on Jun 2, 2018 at 1:19 pm | 5 comments | 598 Views

TIM TALK

Good news for this week of good news

During Holy Week, the timing is right to share a couple of stories. One of the great privileges of my life was to serve as the founding board chairman of Heart...

Original post made by Tim Hunt on Mar. 29, 2018
Last comment by Kellyleona, on Jun 1, 2018 at 10:53 pm | 5 comments | 919 Views

TIM TALK

Harding Park honors one of Pleasanton's best

One of Pleasanton’s finest citizens was fittingly honored Tuesday when Harding Park opened in Hacienda Business Park. The 35th neighborhood park, next to...

Original post made by Tim Hunt on May. 22, 2018
Last comment by Robert, on May 28, 2018 at 10:03 pm | 2 comments | 720 Views

TIM TALK

The non-politicians take on a true pol

Two non-politicians are running for the 15th Congressional district seat currently held by politician Eric Swalwell, D-Dublin. The challengers, Rudy Peters of Livermore...

Original post made by Tim Hunt on May. 24, 2018
Last comment by Roz Rogoff, on May 24, 2018 at 9:16 pm | 3 comments | 584 Views

TIM TALK

Castlewood may consider selling Valley course for development

Members of the Castlewood Country Club are facing some difficult decisions this summer. The iconic club, which features two 18-hole golf courses, has been under...

Original post made by Tim Hunt on May. 15, 2018
Last comment by wings io, on May 22, 2018 at 9:50 am | 7 comments | 872 Views

TIM TALK

Dublin agencies find creative partnership for new school site

The Dublin City Council has partnered with the Dublin school district to start to address school overcrowding on the eastside of the city. Rapidly changing demographics...

Original post made by Tim Hunt on May. 17, 2018
Last comment by Unhappy Parent, on May 20, 2018 at 1:47 pm | 2 comments | 715 Views

ART SPACE

Sublime Seas

A Review by Bill Carmel, MFA SFMOMA is host to an exhibit titled Sublime Seas that features a video installation Vertigo Seas by John Akomfrah;...

Original post made by John A. Barry and Bill Carmel on Apr. 16, 2018
Last comment by Cholo, on May 19, 2018 at 11:14 am | 7 comments | 600 Views

TIM TALK

Affordable housing spotlighted in the Tri-Valley this week

The Tri-Valley will be spotlight for its affordable housing progress this week as the East Bay celebrates affordable housing week. Kottinger Gardens will be formally...

Original post made by Tim Hunt on May. 15, 2018
Last comment by Cholo, on May 15, 2018 at 10:45 am | 1 comment | 428 Views

COUPLE'S NET

Couples: 1st Date --> Marriage or Not Date at All

I met a wonderful couple with a young baby this week. She told me that on their first date she told him that this was either leading to marriage or it wasn’t...

Original post made by Chandrama Anderson on Apr. 26, 2018
Last comment by joepumper, on May 14, 2018 at 8:43 pm | 1 comment | 2575 Views

TIM TALK

Anniversaries for historic wineries and showcase Wente course

With Wente Vineyards and Concannon Vineyards both celebrating their 135th anniversaries this year, I sat down with Phil Wente to discuss the state of the Livermore...

Original post made by Tim Hunt on May. 10, 2018
There are no comments yet. 638 Views

DOING COLLEGE

Thinking Premed? What You Should Be Thinking About

One of my specialty areas is graduate and professional school admissions and I work with many high school and college students who are hoping to one day attend medical,...

Original post made by Elizabeth LaScala on Apr. 16, 2018
Last comment by buyassignmentservice, on May 10, 2018 at 12:24 am | 2 comments | 1198 Views
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Couples: “True love is a decision between the head and the heart . . .
By Chandrama Anderson | 1 comment | 1,067 views

Some election thoughts
By Tim Hunt | 3 comments | 591 views

 

Nominations due by Sept. 17

DanvilleSanRamon.com and Pleasanton Weekly 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.

Nomination form