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By Gina Channell-Allen

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About this blog: I am President of Embarcadero Media's East Bay Division and the publisher of the Pleasanton Weekly, Dublin TriValley Views, San Ramon Express and Danville Express. As a 25-plus-year veteran of the media industry, I have experience...  (More)

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Editorial: Pleasanton Police Department's unwarranted silence unacceptable
Oct 1, 2015 3:51 pm
Comments: 17 | Views: 1,319

It has been almost three months since 19-year-old San Jose resident John Deming Jr. was shot and killed by Pleasanton Police Officer Daniel Kunkel outside an auto... More
Why we chose not to run details of law firm's press release
Sep 14, 2015 11:58 am
Comments: 8 | Views: 2,376

I spoke to a high school journalism class Thursday about the responsibility of journalists to analyze information before presenting it to readers.

The same day... More
'General Lee' banned; political correctness gone too far?
Jul 2, 2015 11:23 am
Comments: 22 | Views: 2,173

TV Land has dropped reruns of "The Dukes of Hazzard," one of the most popular shows in the early 1980s. The reason cited is the Confederate Flag is painted on the... More
Let the Sunshine in!
Mar 17, 2015 4:06 pm
Comments: 8 | Views: 3,175

It's Sunshine Week! Sunshine Week is "a national initiative to promote a dialogue about the importance of open government and freedom of information," according... More
First Amendment rights topic of essay contest, presentation
Mar 3, 2015 11:44 am
Comments: 3 | Views: 2,272

The Exchange Club of the San Ramon Valley has an essay contest as part of its annual college scholarship program. The main theme of the essay is always the U.S.... More
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Editorial: Pleasanton Police Department's unwarranted silence unacceptable
By Gina Channell-Allen | 17 comments | 1,319 views

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The Arts and Critical Thinking
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