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Obama's Executive Order on Gun Control

The political debates are underway, and so far I haven't heard much said about the Second Amendment. Some Republicans have attacked President Obama for his...

Original post made by Roz Rogoff on Feb. 7, 2016
Last comment by FrequentWalkerMiles, 5 hours ago | 4 comments | 364 Views

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Bernie Sanders vs. Rand Paul

If I drew a line showing the political spectrum from extreme left to extreme right, those two names would be on the opposite ends. Rand Paul...

Original post made by Roz Rogoff on Jan. 22, 2016
Last comment by DKHSK, on Feb 7, 2016 at 9:22 am | 13 comments | 1416 Views

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Donald Trump for President - Um NO!

I like Donald Trump –as a TV personality and the host of The Apprentice shows, but NOT as President of the United States! Trump is an entertainer, like...

Original post made by Roz Rogoff on Jan. 2, 2016
Last comment by rosalindr@mytrainingdept.com, on Jan 28, 2016 at 2:58 pm | 39 comments | 2331 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 <a href="https://www.allassignmenthelp.com">Assignment Help</a>, on Jan 28, 2016 at 3:24 am | 21 comments | 2117 Views

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The Arts and Critical Thinking

I wrote a blog a few months ago about Teaching the Arts. That was my first time teaching a...

Original post made by Roz Rogoff on Oct. 5, 2015
Last comment by Jack kevin, on Jan 28, 2016 at 2:31 am | 10 comments | 1355 Views

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Win a $2000 Scholarship for College

Last year I was invited to serve on the Selection Committee for a new $2000 College Scholarship established by the Dublin San Ramon Services District (DSRSD) to...

Original post made by Roz Rogoff on Mar. 21, 2014
Last comment by serinalevis9, on Jan 22, 2016 at 5:24 am | 10 comments | 3666 Views

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Mother's 100th Birthday

I just got back from Maine where we had a family reunion to celebrate my mother's 100th birthday on January 9, 2016. Mother looks great for 100. I told...

Original post made by Roz Rogoff on Jan. 13, 2016
Last comment by Jeb Bing, on Jan 14, 2016 at 9:38 am | 6 comments | 1065 Views

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One Bad Apple

We are now seeing the results from &quot;one bad apple.&quot; Maybe it's two bad apples or 10 bad apples, but the bad apples are still the minority....

Original post made by Roz Rogoff on Nov. 22, 2015
Last comment by Tom, on Jan 7, 2016 at 1:04 pm | 26 comments | 1181 Views

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Moving On

Well 2015 is wrapping up and 2016 is less than a week away. It always surprises me how quickly the year ends, when it seems to start off so slowly. The first...

Original post made by Roz Rogoff on Dec. 27, 2015
Last comment by rosalindr, on Dec 30, 2015 at 3:39 pm | 3 comments | 909 Views

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Fat is Thin, and other observations on my weight and life

Yes folks, I am what is medically referred to as "morbidly obese," which means I'm more than 100 lbs over my ideal weight. My ideal weight, as determined...

Original post made by Roz Rogoff on Mar. 1, 2010
Last comment by johnjoshwa, on Dec 29, 2015 at 9:19 am | 8 comments | 4520 Views

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Eating Plan

Many, many years ago, when I weighed in the high 200's, I tried to curb my compulsive eating by following a modest eating plan. I made it up myself for myself....

Original post made by Roz Rogoff on Dec. 18, 2015
Last comment by Cholo, on Dec 25, 2015 at 11:15 am | 13 comments | 1063 Views

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What is Chanukah all about?

That's a pretty good question. Chanukah isn't considered an important holiday in the Jewish religion, but it has been increased in status because it...

Original post made by Roz Rogoff on Dec. 11, 2015
Last comment by Cholo, on Dec 16, 2015 at 10:03 am | 11 comments | 1234 Views

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Thanksgiving Dinner

I bought a pre-cooked turkey breast for dinner. So either there's a turkey recovering from breast reduction surgery, or the poor bird was parted out to make...

Original post made by Roz Rogoff on Nov. 26, 2015
Last comment by San Ramon Observer, on Dec 1, 2015 at 2:19 pm | 4 comments | 1414 Views

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Religion?

This is a blog about religion and beliefs. I wrote this almost a week ago; so it isn't a response to the recent shootings in Paris, but it is somewhat related. This...

Original post made by Roz Rogoff on Nov. 17, 2015
Last comment by Cholo, on Nov 24, 2015 at 10:36 am | 30 comments | 1383 Views

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My Purpose?

A few weeks ago one of my regular readers who goes by the name Hal Bailey, emailed me to ask what my &quot;purpose&quot; is in my blogs. Hal is in a group...

Original post made by Roz Rogoff on Nov. 8, 2015
Last comment by Formerly Dan from BC, on Nov 9, 2015 at 8:42 pm | 15 comments | 1186 Views

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Bernie's latest promise

I wrote a blog a few months ago about supporting Bernie Sanders. I like...

Original post made by Roz Rogoff on Oct. 24, 2015
Last comment by Formerly Dan from BC, on Nov 4, 2015 at 9:20 am | 43 comments | 1523 Views

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To Cholo or not to Cholo?

Yes that is the question. I'm sticking my neck out to post this because Cholo seems to be a polarizing character on the Pleasanton Weekly and Danville/San...

Original post made by Roz Rogoff on Jun. 22, 2015
Last comment by <a href="http://danvillesanramon.com/">best</a>, on Oct 30, 2015 at 3:23 am | 17 comments | 2065 Views

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Enjoying the Arts in San Ramon

I started teaching my ARTS class again this week. Instructors are required to post two "substantive" comments in the online discussions on five out...

Original post made by Roz Rogoff on Oct. 19, 2015
Last comment by Cholo, on Oct 24, 2015 at 1:03 pm | 9 comments | 905 Views

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Bidding DSRSD Goodbye

Last Tuesday night I went to the Dublin San Ramon Services District to be interviewed for the open seat left by Dawn Benson's resignation. Benson resigned...

Original post made by Roz Rogoff on Oct. 9, 2015
Last comment by San Ramon Observer, on Oct 23, 2015 at 8:52 pm | 12 comments | 1498 Views

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No Halloween Here This Year

That's the sign I plan to put at the front of the walkway to my house on Halloween. Last year my

Original post made by Roz Rogoff on Oct. 22, 2015
Last comment by Roz Rogoff, on Oct 23, 2015 at 7:08 pm |
5 comments | 762 Views
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Bread and Circuses
By Tom Cushing | 4 comments | 676 views

Pleasanton school trustees move toward a school bond
By Tim Hunt | 1 comment | 408 views

Obama's Executive Order on Gun Control
By Roz Rogoff | 4 comments | 364 views

Colleges You Ought to Know
By Elizabeth LaScala | 0 comments | 200 views

BAMPFA
By John A. Barry | 0 comments | 28 views