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News - August 20, 2010

'Quakeville' tent city to test disaster preparedness

Sept. 11 event at Briones Park will be neighborhood's dress rehearsal for the 'Big One'

by Sue Dremann

The ground is shaking violently. Family heirlooms and knickknacks are flying like projectiles off walls and shelves. Glass is shattering, and the rolling motion seems to go on forever.

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Staff Writer Sue Dremann can be e-mailed at sdremann@paweekly.com.


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