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  Live blog with Rancho band
June 2, 2009
Thursday, May 28 11:30 p.m. (?) Pacific time Let's... Go... Band! The students piled onto the bus after the chaperones were settled. From the second the bus was moving until setting foot in the airplane, there was some sort of music. Singing along to popular songs on the bus, chanting the guards' chant...
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  Honoring our fallen soldiers
June 2, 2009
Members of Boy Scout troops 431 and 23 lead a community parade down the Avenue of the Flags at the Rohnert Park Community Center Monday as part of the city’s Memorial Day celebration. The event was highlighted by a performance by the Rohnert Park Community Band and the National Anthem,...
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  Barich recall effort begins
June 2, 2009
The effort to recall Cotati City Council member George Barich has officially begun. A group of Cotati citizens filed the necessary paperwork this week to begin collecting signatures to place a recall measure on the November 2009 ballot. John Moore, a member of the 50 or so citizens on the Citizens...
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  Three top level RP staffers fall victim to 'Golden Handshakes'
June 2, 2009
In this perilous era of budget deficits tightening noose-like on the City of Rohnert Park, the phrase “Golden Handshake” has gained importance, along with a grim conclusion. It’s already controversial, based on an April 28 city council vote to approve this method of encouraging city employees to take early retirement. It...
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  Live blog updates part II
June 2, 2009
Monday, 8:06 a.m. They arrived ahead of schedule, plenty of time to prepare for the battle that lie ahead. This was it, the reason they had left the land they loved to represent their countrymen and women and were about to hold their instruments and use them if necessary. And it...
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