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Pleasanton gymnasts Katelyn Cole, Lauren Kobayashi, Jenna Bovaird, Carly Israel and Allie Powers competed in last year’s Hollywood Invitational Gymnastics meet for the West Coast Olympic Gymnastics Academy, bringing the Weekly along for the ride.
Catherine and Jim Hoge brought the Weekly along with their luggage on a recent trip to Quebec City, Canada. It was a good trip, eh?
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help with visibility. The spheri- cal craft is even equipped with a rotating top and water cannon, to spray spectators. They also hope to help rev the crowd up by passing out Storm Trooper masks for their fans.
The Red Bull Soapbox Race is Saturday at Dolores Park, with the pits opening at 11 a.m. and the first race starting at 1 p.m. More than 30 teams were whittled down from 200 entries to compete for racing- themed prizes and glory. It will also be quite a show, with each team performing a skit before they make their way to the starting line.
A videographer, Corderio put together a video of the making of the Death Star, which can be seen at www.shawncorderio.com/ team_fully_operational.html.
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In a test run, Shawn Cordeiro maneuvers the Death Star soapbox racer down a hill in his parents’ Pleasanton neighborhood.
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passed with 71 percent approval in March 2004, also created a citizen oversight committee that monitors spending for each fiscal year.
According to state data, the report
said 11 percent of county resi- dents (160,000) are uninsured and another 21 percent are eligible for public health insurance programs, including Medi-Cal and Healthy Families, which target low-income individuals and families.
While much of the report is posi- tive, it said the recent economic downturn will affect the amount
collected going forward.
“Sales tax receipts are growing at a slower rate each year, meaning that Measure A funding increases are growing more slowly also,” the report states.
State and federal cuts to health care and a growing number of unin- sured county residents are adding to the problem. N