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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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107 volunteers rally to create Holiday Shop in their leader's absence
Oct 30, 2013 11:05 am
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Monda Wiseman has spent 17 years helping make the Discovery Shop in Pleasanton successful. Now the volunteers are helping... More
We are looking for Heroes, and one in particular
Oct 22, 2013 4:16 pm
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Ernest Hemingway said, "As we get older it is harder to have heroes --
but because of that it is all the more necessary."

Few have understood the need for heroes... More
Delaney: 2-year-old with serious medical condition is 'little but fierce'
Oct 15, 2013 8:31 am
Comments: 5 | Views: 10,687

The photos show a beautiful, typical, happy 2-year-old with blonde hair, blue eyes, and a radiant smile. Delaney likes chocolate milk, Cheerios, her pink blankie... More
"Your Community, Your Newspaper, Your Life."
Oct 8, 2013 7:25 pm
Comments: 6 | Views: 3,002

This is the 73rd National Newspaper Week!
I thought I would address one of the questions I am asked often: "What's going to happen to the newspaper industry? Aren't... More
One in eight: Being candid about cancer can save a life
Oct 1, 2013 1:13 pm
Comments: 3 | Views: 1,732

Editor's note: This column was originally published Oct. 21, 2011. It is being republished in recognition of Breast Cancer Awareness Month.
According to... More
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Understanding Early Decision in College Admissions
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Weekly, TV30 to host Pleasanton mayoral, city council candidates' forum
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A Visit from Lulu
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Merger of Music and Painting
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