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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Pleasant Valley Elementary Chess Club

Our 3rd session of 6! We salute Ms. Baraban’s 5th grade classroom. There are 31 students learning chess over 6 sessions. We salute Ms. Baraban“, Pleasant Valley Elementary’s “Work of Art Teacher” in Novato. Chess improves critical thinking and math skills. Novato Chess Club are tutoring 2 groups of students, 45 minutes of instruction each session. Appreciation to […]

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