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The year's most regrettable of the regrettable

Most good journalists try to get things right and abhor corrections, clarifications and the like, particularly for what is considered a "stupid mistake." Every...

Original post made by Gina Channell-Allen on Jan. 10, 2009
Last comment by Annon, on Sep 14, 2009 at 12:11 pm | 5 comments | 11763 Views

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Special Council Meeting 5:30 pm on 9/4

The city scheduled a special City Council meeting at 5:30 pm on Friday, September 4, to vote on the Emergency Ordinance to put a moratorium on issuing Massage License...

Original post made by Roz Rogoff on Sep. 3, 2009
There are no comments yet. 5926 Views

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July 14 Council Meeting Preview

There will be no hanky panky at local hotels and motels if the Council passes a new ordinance requiring them to maintain a register with the true names and addresses...

Original post made by Roz Rogoff on Jul. 10, 2009
Last comment by Joe Queirolo, on Aug 29, 2009 at 6:59 am | 3 comments | 6295 Views

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Talk to me! What would you do differently?

Welcome to the new Pleasanton Weekly Online! I hope you are enjoying the new site. As the new publisher, I'd like to know what you like or dislike about the site...

Original post made by Gina Channell-Allen on Feb. 5, 2007
Last comment by Al, on Aug 11, 2009 at 11:05 pm | 12 comments | 11732 Views

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Remembering Tom Ford

I received a press release yesterday from the Dublin San Ramon Services District that Director Tom Ford died. I knew that Tom's health was declining and that he...

Original post made by Roz Rogoff on Jun. 10, 2009
Last comment by Bob Patrino, on Jul 2, 2009 at 10:29 am | 4 comments | 6683 Views

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Candidate Information Meeting on June 22

The City Clerk's Office is holding an informational meeting on June 22 for anyone interested in running for city office this November. The meeting will start at...

Original post made by Roz Rogoff on Jun. 20, 2009
There are no comments yet. 5252 Views

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June 23 City Council Meeting Preview

The Council will appoint the Student member of the Parks Commission. The student member serves for one year and also heads the Teen Council. Beth Bigelow will...

Original post made by Roz Rogoff on Jun. 20, 2009
There are no comments yet. 6044 Views

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June 9th Council Meeting Preview

There will be no Joye in San Ramon City Hall when Engineering Services Director Joye Fukuda retires. The City will honor her years of service at the June 9th Council...

Original post made by Roz Rogoff on Jun. 6, 2009
There are no comments yet. 6047 Views

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Sun God Roz - Commentary

My house is now a temple to the Sun God, well almost. I just had solar panels put on the roof. Last year I had my old roof replaced with a "cool roof." A cool...

Original post made by Roz Rogoff on Jun. 1, 2009
Last comment by Roz Rogoff, on Jun 1, 2009 at 1:58 pm | 1 comment | 6305 Views

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Dog Needs Home

I received this email from a reader of the Observer: Hi Roz, I just went to your webpage so that I can send you the message about this dog and found that...

Original post made by Roz Rogoff on May. 11, 2009
Last comment by Roz Rogoff, on May 31, 2009 at 10:40 am | 2 comments | 920 Views

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Home and Garden TV Is Looking for You

Have you renovated your master bathroom in the last two to three years? HGTV Bang for your Back is coming back to the Bay Area for a second season. They are looking...

Original post made by Roz Rogoff on May. 26, 2009
There are no comments yet. 6164 Views

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May 26th Council Meeting Recap

The Council made appointments to the Arts, Senior, and Library Advisory Committees, the Teen Council, and the Contra Costa County Commission on Aging. The Council...

Original post made by Roz Rogoff on May. 26, 2009
There are no comments yet. 5332 Views

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Water, Water Everywhere - Commentary

The Dublin San Ramon Services District, which supplies water to Dublin and Dougherty Valley and sewer services to South San Ramon is working on $23.5M of infrastructure...

Original post made by Roz Rogoff on May. 15, 2009
There are no comments yet. 5359 Views

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May 12th City Council Meeting Recap

Karen Stepper, President of the Exchange Club of the San Ramon Valley, and half-a-dozen other members, presented certificates to the winners of the Exchange Club...

Original post made by Roz Rogoff on May. 12, 2009
There are no comments yet. 5138 Views

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May 12th Council Meeting Preview

Kim Giuliano will announce the Art & Wind Festival, which is coming up in only two weeks. Darlene Amaral will give a presentation on Bike to Work Day coming up...

Original post made by Roz Rogoff on May. 8, 2009
There are no comments yet. 5113 Views

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Even year elections again

Mayor Wilson is now saying that keeping San Ramon's elections in odd years could cost up to $250,000 an election. That's if there is no other State or County measures...

Original post made by Roz Rogoff on Apr. 28, 2009
There are no comments yet. 6002 Views

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Volunteer for history

I received an announcement from Forest Home Farms that they were looking for docents to give demos on canning. I had a fruit sauce business ten years ago in Morro...

Original post made by Roz Rogoff on Apr. 28, 2009
There are no comments yet. 6118 Views

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Newsroom consolidation means loss of public 'watchdogs'

Aug. 13 will mark a day that will change the landscape of media in the East Bay. The sale of The Contra Costa Times by the McClatchy Company in April 2006...

Original post made by Gina Channell-Allen on Aug. 8, 2007
Last comment by booster, on Jan 13, 2009 at 1:26 am | 7 comments | 10630 Views

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Removing stories from Web sites is like unringing a bell

We recently received a request that other media groups across the United States are receiving at least daily, sometimes hourly. We were asked to remove a story from...

Original post made by Gina Channell-Allen on Jan. 11, 2008
Last comment by Gina Channell-Allen, on Mar 12, 2008 at 3:06 pm | 12 comments | 10469 Views

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Rules of engagement: FCC vote will affect your future

Federal Communications Commission Chairman Kevin Martin wants a vote in December to conclude the matter of media ownership rules. Overturning the current ownership...

Original post made by Gina Channell-Allen on Oct. 25, 2007
Last comment by Cholo, on Jan 15, 2008 at 5:36 pm | 1 comment | 24465 Views
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