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Rails to Trails

In 1989 I lost a lot of weight. Over a period of 3 years, from 1989 to 1992 I dropped about 150 lbs. from almost 300 to just under 150. I lost the first 90 lbs....

Original post made by Roz Rogoff on May. 23, 2015
Last comment by PTown Gal, 1 hours ago | 5 comments | 373 Views

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Exchange Club Essay Awards

Well after shooting my mouth, er Blog, off about the First Amendment to the Constitution, I was drafted into being a judge for the Exchange Club Essay Scholarship...

Original post made by Roz Rogoff on May. 26, 2015
Last comment by San Ramon Observer, 23 hours ago | 5 comments | 297 Views

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Is Steve Glazer going to the dogs?

Well, yes, in a way. Dr. Jim Delano of the Bishop Ranch Veterinary Center is hosting a "meet and greet on behalf of Steve at Bishop Ranch Veterinary Clinic, 2000...

Original post made by Roz Rogoff on May. 4, 2015
Last comment by San Ramon Observer, on May 26, 2015 at 10:21 pm | 18 comments | 1345 Views

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Bidding My Training Dept. Goodbye

I was laid off from my job as a Tech Writer for Relevant Business Systems, a software company in Bishop Ranch, on the last day of 2002. Other employees had been...

Original post made by Roz Rogoff on Mar. 25, 2015
Last comment by San Ramon Observer, on May 26, 2015 at 4:05 pm | 5 comments | 1102 Views

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Back from Maine

I returned from my visit to Maine Wednesday afternoon. It took a day for me to get readjusted to the time change and California weather. I picked up my cats from...

Original post made by Roz Rogoff on May. 15, 2015
Last comment by San Ramon Observer, on May 21, 2015 at 2:04 am | 6 comments | 801 Views

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Election Day

I voted at 10:45 this morning. The poll workers said the turn out so far was disappointing. The turnout was better for the Primary in March. I vote at Walt...

Original post made by Roz Rogoff on May. 19, 2015
Last comment by San Ramon Observer, on May 20, 2015 at 1:32 am | 1 comment | 502 Views

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Exchange Club Essay Contest Deadline

This is a reminder to any and all High School students who are interested in American History and would like to win a Scholarship for $500 to $1500, the deadline...

Original post made by Roz Rogoff on Apr. 16, 2015
Last comment by Alison, on May 19, 2015 at 11:57 pm | 7 comments | 662 Views

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The knives come out

The political knives are coming out in the mail to carve up Glazer and Bonilla. I don't get as many anti-Bonilla fliers, probably because I'm registered Republican...

Original post made by Roz Rogoff on Apr. 26, 2015
Last comment by San Ramon Observer, on May 1, 2015 at 6:34 pm | 14 comments | 1161 Views

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School of Rock

Someone with the initials JB is applying for a Minor Use Permit to put a "School of Rock" in the Market Place Shopping Center. No this isn't the plotline of a...

Original post made by Roz Rogoff on Apr. 30, 2015
There are no comments yet. 634 Views

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Dangers Underground

A PG&E gas line exploded in Fresno on Friday. The line apparently wasn't where it was supposed to be. According to the San Francisco Chronicle, it was ". . . closer...

Original post made by Roz Rogoff on Apr. 20, 2015
Last comment by Derek, on Apr 23, 2015 at 6:39 pm | 5 comments | 1083 Views

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Tax Day

April 15th, also known as Tax Day, is coming up soon. If you haven't filed your 2014 Federal and State Income Tax forms by Wednesday, you will need to file an...

Original post made by Roz Rogoff on Apr. 13, 2015
Last comment by LovelySun, on Apr 22, 2015 at 5:59 am | 3 comments | 674 Views

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Catupuncture

One of my cats has been looking unhappy for the last few months. She's also put back some of the weight she lost last year. She will be 12 years old in June. {IMG...

Original post made by Roz Rogoff on Apr. 9, 2015
Last comment by San Ramon Observer, on Apr 9, 2015 at 3:40 pm | 2 comments | 1189 Views

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Cat Show in Pleasanton again

I went to the cat show in Pleasanton on Sunday afternoon. I got there around 1:30 pm, but missed the entrance for parking...

Original post made by Roz Rogoff on Apr. 5, 2015
There are no comments yet. 1242 Views

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Good-Guys were here without me

The Good-Guys car show was back at the Alameda County Fair Grounds in Pleasanton this weekend. I didn't pre-register,...

Original post made by Roz Rogoff on Mar. 30, 2015
Last comment by Cholo, on Apr 3, 2015 at 10:10 am | 5 comments | 2148 Views

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Big cars and little cars

I wrote my last blog about my Maverick and the Good Guys show last weekend. That show featured big cars, the full size ones people can drive. I have two big cars,...

Original post made by Roz Rogoff on Apr. 2, 2015
There are no comments yet. 1225 Views

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I'm not eating pigs any more

I decided not to eat pigs any more. No pork, no ham, no bacon, no pickled pigs' feet (not that I've ever eaten that). This is not in observance of ancient religious...

Original post made by Roz Rogoff on Mar. 27, 2015
Last comment by San Ramon Observer, on Mar 28, 2015 at 5:28 pm | 2 comments | 1063 Views

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Exchange Club Meeting on First Amendment

Donna Kerger called me a couple of times last week and left me messages to call her back. She was hurt because I didn't pick up the phone or return her call right...

Original post made by Roz Rogoff on Mar. 22, 2015
There are no comments yet. 1235 Views

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Watches and silly, old jokes

I have a small collection of wrist watches, about 7 or 8, that all needed batteries. I used to have windup watches but I don't anymore. I took all of my watches...

Original post made by Roz Rogoff on Mar. 15, 2015
Last comment by San Ramon Observer, on Mar 19, 2015 at 5:05 pm | 6 comments | 1133 Views

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Election Day Sheeple

Today is the Special Election for State Senator. I am not going to try to predict a winner. I doubt one of the candidates will receive more than 50% of the vote...

Original post made by Roz Rogoff on Mar. 17, 2015
Last comment by Harald Paul Arthur Balle, on Mar 18, 2015 at 11:16 am | 3 comments | 1295 Views

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The lost 11th Amendment

After I wrote my blog on the Bill of Rights I received an email from Scott Neuman, about

Original post made by Roz Rogoff on Mar. 11, 2015
Last comment by San Ramon Observer, on Mar 17, 2015 at 7:34 pm |
21 comments | 1553 Views
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More Banks, More Billions, but Bupkes in the Brig. Rinse, repeat. (Part One)
By Tom Cushing | 10 comments | 454 views

Rails to Trails
By Roz Rogoff | 5 comments | 373 views