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The Evolution of ‘Vanity’ Publishing

By John A. Barry The ads were omnipresent. I remember seeing them in theNew York Times, the Boston Globe, and even in my hometown paper in...

Original post made by John A. Barry and Bill Carmel on Mar. 6, 2019
Last comment by Jan Hersh, on Mar 6, 2019 at 2:45 pm | 1 comment | 189 Views


Couples: Myth: You Can't Ask Your Partner to Change

An American myth is that you can't ask our partner to change. Perhaps what is more accurate, is that you can't be anyone but yourselves. And you can ask for...

Original post made by Chandrama Anderson on Feb. 9, 2019
Last comment by alicetaylor12, on Mar 5, 2019 at 7:12 pm | 4 comments | 2506 Views


Turning an active 95 requires many birthday parties

Dan Ashton was feeling a bit “birthdayed out” on Monday afternoon. He’d officially celebrated his 95th birthday on Saturday in Pleasanton, but...

Original post made by Tim Hunt on Feb. 27, 2019
Last comment by Tul Ver, on Feb 28, 2019 at 2:43 pm | 1 comment | 1037 Views


Confusion surrounds high-speed rail project

If you’re confused about the status of California’s absurd high-speed rail project, you’re probably not alone. In his State of the State speech last week,...

Original post made by Tim Hunt on Feb. 21, 2019
Last comment by DKHSK, on Feb 24, 2019 at 9:33 am | 1 comment | 1562 Views


Talking sports and life with Tommy Dyer

When you sit down with Tommy Dyer and talk sports, come prepared. His knowledge of current teams, players and stats is daunting, but it’s his recall of...

Original post made by Tim Hunt on Feb. 19, 2019
Last comment by Joe Cook, on Feb 20, 2019 at 9:18 pm | 1 comment | 2290 Views


Fresh scrutiny for residential plans in East Dublin

When the new Dublin City Council gets down to business this month you can expect a fresh look at all potential residential projects. Last June, Mayor David Haubert...

Original post made by Tim Hunt on Jan. 3, 2019
Last comment by RayThompson, on Feb 20, 2019 at 6:08 am | 2 comments | 2437 Views


One of Pleasanton's "characters" passes on

There was a season when Pleasanton was a city of characters who helped make it a special place to live, work and raise a family. One of those characters was trivia...

Original post made by Tim Hunt on Jan. 10, 2019
Last comment by armor games com, on Feb 17, 2019 at 5:51 pm | 5 comments | 1475 Views


Merry Christmas

Merry Christmas. This is a great time of year and I hope for all of our readers that you enjoy this time. It’s the season to gather with family and friends and...

Original post made by Tim Hunt on Dec. 25, 2018
Last comment by armor games hacked, on Feb 17, 2019 at 5:44 pm | 6 comments | 955 Views


Ridgeview Hope Church moves into plain view

After decades of being tucked in the back of a neighborhood, the 50-year-old Ridgeview Hope Church formally opens its new church on a main thoroughfare next Sunday...

Original post made by Tim Hunt on Jan. 31, 2019
Last comment by armour games, on Feb 17, 2019 at 5:37 pm | 5 comments | 1266 Views


CityServe helps give a Pleasanton vet a fresh start

CityServe of the Tri-Valley introduced Desert Storm/Shield veteran Dominic Prodenzola of Pleasanton to people attending its sixth annual Tri-Valley Prayer Breakfast...

Original post made by Tim Hunt on Nov. 20, 2018
Last comment by armor games com, on Feb 17, 2019 at 5:36 pm | 4 comments | 1428 Views


Changing the rules after the fact

It’s almost laughable to watch a San Francisco politician—ever so politically correct—decide that Facebook founder and CEO Mark Zuckerberg’s name should...

Original post made by Tim Hunt on Dec. 6, 2018
Last comment by armor games, on Feb 17, 2019 at 5:25 pm | 4 comments | 1285 Views


Diverse companies and organizations in Hacienda Business Park

Driving around Hacienda Business Park, something I used to routinely do when I was working for the daily paper, is now an exploration to see what’s new. After...

Original post made by Tim Hunt on Feb. 5, 2019
Last comment by Piddy, on Feb 16, 2019 at 9:16 pm | 3 comments | 869 Views


Being prepared saves a life at Pleasanton Middle School

Team members at Pleasanton Middle School were reminded of the importance of being trained and prepared for life or death situations. During a lunch break in December,...

Original post made by Tim Hunt on Feb. 14, 2019
Last comment by Back Pain, Neck Pain, Headache Relief Center Pleasanton, on Feb 15, 2019 at 10:17 am | 3 comments | 815 Views


Sandia Livermore continues growing

The welcome mat is out at Sandia National Laboratories Livermore campus where the lab is continuing a hiring binge. Traci Ryan, one of the hiring managers at Sandia/California,...

Original post made by Tim Hunt on Feb. 12, 2019
Last comment by Michael Austin, on Feb 12, 2019 at 6:44 pm | 1 comment | 1797 Views


How Important Is Demonstrated Interest?

As college admit rates fall at most top colleges, and the number of applicants rise, it is more important than ever for students to take control of factors that...

Original post made by Elizabeth LaScala on Feb. 6, 2019
Last comment by Doug, on Feb 7, 2019 at 7:35 am | 2 comments | 1407 Views


Rosendin Electric has carved out specialized niche

Rosendin Electric is a familiar brand on major construction sites in the Bay Area. The company has been led since 1992 by Danville resident Tom Sorley. During...

Original post made by pleasantonweekly.com on Nov. 5, 2018
Last comment by feliz cumpleaos, on Feb 1, 2019 at 3:37 am | 4 comments | 2624 Views


Value by Design: Meeting the Interests of the Artistic Student

A big obstacle for a student who wishes to study the arts is the widely held belief that a degree in the visual and performing arts (VPA) will not lead to ‘real’...

Original post made by Elizabeth LaScala on Jan. 6, 2019
Last comment by Ronald M. Lynch, on Jan 30, 2019 at 6:55 am | 3 comments | 1394 Views


Going out in style in Oakland

Watching Monday night’s Oakland Raiders game against the Denver Broncos at the Oakland Coliseum triggered many memories for me as it did for many folks who...

Original post made by Tim Hunt on Dec. 27, 2018
Last comment by PhenQ Uk, on Jan 28, 2019 at 3:56 am | 4 comments | 1393 Views


Menopause and Post-Menopause Group Starting

There are three stages of life for women: maiden, mother and wise woman. We’ll talk about wise women opportunities and transitions; physical, emotional, mental...

Original post made by Chandrama Anderson on Jan. 25, 2019
There are no comments yet. 3439 Views


Tell Me More about University of California—Los Angeles (UCLA)

UCLA has been called America’s finest urban public university—and one of the best research universities in the world. With easy access to the beach,...

Original post made by Elizabeth LaScala on Oct. 30, 2018
Last comment by Codycross, on Jan 24, 2019 at 4:12 am | 2 comments | 1602 Views
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