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  Did you steal my tuna book?
October 21, 2008
I understand it’s tempting to steal a book called “Tempting Tuna Recipes by Chicken of the Sea,” but really, you’ve crushed me. Not only is this book missing, but a piece of my soul has been swiped along with it. The sheer joy of discovering this 1970s treasure in a stack...
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  Model of sustainability
October 21, 2008
“The theme is not civic grandeur,” said Rohnert Park Mayor Jake Mackenzie at the new city hall ribbon cutting ceremony. “The theme is the future, a future that is sustainable.” Thus was the theme of the event Saturday at 130 Avram Avenue, the site of the “recycled” building which will officially...
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  Rancho's second annual Homecoming parade a hit
October 21, 2008
Parents, teachers, students and other members of the surrounding Rohnert Park community came out to support Rancho Cotate High School’s Homecoming parade Saturday. The parade made its way from Snyder Lane to Southwest Boulevard, featuring a barrage of student clubs, sports teams, homecoming nominees and class-themed floats. Musical genres were the...
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  Jimmie Rogers, RP icon, dies at 76
October 21, 2008
The City of Rohnert Park lost one of its most colorful residents when Jimmie Rogers died Wednesday, Oct. 15 of cancer. He was 76 years of age. Rogers, one of the first city councilmen elected when the city was incorporated in 1963, parlayed a job as bread truck driver to RP's...
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  Cougars keep undefeated record on the road
October 21, 2008
After going 4-0 through their first four games at home, the Cougars proved they can win on the road, too, as they defeated Maria Carrillo, 41-19, Friday, Oct. 10, in their first road game of the year. Carrillo came out of the gate strong as they limited the Cougars’ offense to...
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  Old school racing
October 21, 2008
Vintage cars take turn one at the start of the Early Production car race during a Classic Sport Racing Group (CSRG) event Sunday at Infineon Raceway. This race includes Alfa Romeos, Porsches, Jaguars, Corvettes, Mini Coopers, MGs and even a 1948 Kurtis Midget.
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  U12 Lightning win City Cup
October 21, 2008
On October 11 the Lightning defeated the Hot Shots in the finals to win the 2008 Rohnert Park Soccer League Under-12 Girls Flight A City Cup Championship. The annual tournament was held at Richard Crane’s field.
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