Pleasanton couple's dog a winning wiener

"In the seven years they have been together, Patrick Major has seen Sammy Davis transform from a playful pet to one of the fastest dachshund racers in the state. Even though he stands only about 6 inches tall, Sammy can pump his stubby little legs and leap through the air to catch Frisbees nearly as big as he is. And, this pooch was a doggie pinup in the International Disc Dog calendar three years running." Read More Here

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Hayward Youth Academy (HYA) / Novato Chess Club nominated for a Jeffereson Award

I nominate a man named Chris Major for consideration as a Jefferson Awards recipient. Chris is a dynamic, motivational Bay Area native with a passion for helping youth in the Bay Area realize their potential, and encouraging them to consider the possibility of attending college.  Chris has personally started two charities in the Bay Area: […]

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