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Pleasanton students name presidential turkeys: 'Honest' and 'Abe'

Donlon Elementary School students come up with winning names for turkeys to be pardoned by President Obama -- 'Honest' and 'Abe.' 
Howard Kerr was first elected to the Oro Loma Sanitary District board in 1986.  
The status quo what's extreme, not The DonaldDonald Trump's talk about illegal immigrants from Mexico seems to be upsetting even the legal immigrants from Mexico.  
The 34th Mayor's Installation and Community Service Awards will be held at 7 p.m. at the Village Theatre and Art Gallery, 233 Front St. Once the awards have been handed out, the Town Council will elect the mayor and vice mayor to serve in 2016.  
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"4-H is an amazing organization where the kids learn public speaking, leadership and record keeping; they also perform a ton of community service," said Melissa Wright, who leads the poultry project while her husband leads archery for Pleasanton's Abbie 4-H chapter.  
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Valley Humane SocietyPrepare to be blown away by Bubbles, a friendly, 1-year-old dachshund-mix with the perfect combination of gentleness and energy. Bubbles loves going on walks and enjoys playing fetch.  
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Morgan Breedveld, 26, a San Francisco-based actress and Livermore native, wrapped her role as Lucy Harris in "Jekyll & Hyde" at the Bankhead Theater on Nov. 8.  
Martha Stewart makes it all sound so easy. I wish she could join us this year so she can see how much better she has made our lives. But if she shows up without RSVP-ing, brings day-old doughnuts, or complains about the cat on the table, she'll find herself at the kids' table, outside, on the driveway, with the rest of the relatives.  
And as we gather together, let's not forget all for which we are thankful on this special American holiday, which began so many years ago when the pilgrims and Native Americans gathered together to celebrate their harvest and new beginnings.  
Through Dec. 16 Studio Art Quilt Associates Exhibition -- 7 to 9 p.m. Opening free reception with artists. Featuring a variety of textile works by local artists.  
Harrison Ford and Chewbacca finally end feud on 'Jimmy Kimmel Live'

Jimmy Kimmel brings Harrison Ford and Chewbacca of “Star Wars: The Force Awakens” together again, after supposed rift, as Adele’s “Hello” plays.