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Turkeys pardoned by President Obama named by Pleasanton students

Original post made on Nov 25, 2015

The two turkeys chosen for this year's presidential pardon owe their unique names to a gaggle of Pleasanton students.

Read the full story here Web Link posted Wednesday, November 25, 2015, 1:51 PM

Comments (6)

Posted by Tim Kelly
a resident of Val Vista
on Nov 25, 2015 at 4:47 pm

Congratulations to 5th Grade Teacher, Michelle Polluck for using REAL world situations to teach History and Tradition. These students learned more than if they just read it out of a book. Keep up the GREAT work!👏👍👏


Posted by Michael Austin
a resident of Pleasanton Meadows
on Nov 25, 2015 at 6:36 pm

Michael Austin is a registered user.

Great work Michelle, congratulations to your students for naming our National Turkeys, pardoned by the president of the United States.


Posted by Mary Todd
a resident of Another Pleasanton neighborhood
on Nov 26, 2015 at 11:24 am

Wonderful story. Go Donlon


Posted by Neth
a resident of Happy Valley
on Nov 26, 2015 at 3:59 pm

Congrats Donlon!

Finally something Onama is capable of.


Posted by curious
a resident of Another Pleasanton neighborhood
on Nov 27, 2015 at 7:34 pm

Nice to read a "feel good" story about our community!! Congratulations to Donlon School!


Posted by Pleasanton was nice forty years ago
a resident of Castlewood
on Dec 2, 2015 at 6:16 am

Could have made it easy and stuck to the names of the two turkeys in the whitehouse Obama and Biden


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