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Pleasanton Vice-Mayor pays tribute to veterans at Memorial Day service

Original post made on Jun 1, 2011

Pleasanton City Councilwoman Cheryl Cook-Kallio paid tribute to the sacrifices and service of veterans at Memorial Day services held Monday outside the Pleasanton Senior Center. (Also see story in adjoining column.)

Read the full story here Web Link posted Tuesday, May 31, 2011, 7:54 AM

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Posted by Pam Hardy Alpert
a resident of Ironwood
on Jun 1, 2011 at 10:57 am

Councilmember Cook-Kallio, thank you for eloquently articulating how so many of us feel and yet lack the words that truly express the profound gratitude we have for our veterans, their family, and to those now serving our Country. Memorial Day has never been about a BBQ or picnic to our family. It is a somer reminder of the sacrifices made. We are grateful and hope that someday soon, all wars will end forever.


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