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Donna West
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Attended Northwest Missouri State University
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Are you in the Bay Area this weekend for Superbowl 50?  Follow me on Twitter.  I follow several cities and try to help people getting around. ' at MeetDonnaW is my handle'. This is an exciting time for our region - yet active too. #SB50 #superbowl (And, no I do not have tickets to the game, just sayin') I am going to some events.
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Travel Adviory ... west coast Mexico
Emergency Message for U.S. Citizens: Hurricane Patricia, October 22, 2015. United States Consulate General Guadalajara Emergency Message for U.S. Citizens: Hurricane Patricia. Dated: October 22, 2015. Hurricane Patricia, currently an extremely dangerous Category 4 hurricane, is expected to make ...
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I don't say much anymore and keep quiet, this is just wrong.  I love how kids can make a statement! We may lose the convention center, now the youth soccer field. People still fight over land...
#49ers   #soccer #santaclara

Quote the song these kids wrote, includes a video when you click:

"Let me tell you a story about a man named Jed
He had deep pockets and this is what he said
Build the 9ers home and we will share the space
Then he changed his mind and now you are displaced"

http://sanfrancisco.cbslocal.com/2015/04/21/battle-lines-drawn-over-49ers-plan-to-take-over-youth-soccer-fields-next-to-levis-stadium/#.VTgm1XQg_VM.twitter
Youth soccer advocates in Santa Clara are expected to pack a meeting on a proposal by the San Francisco 49ers to take over soccer fields next to Levi’s Stadium for $15 million, an offer opponents have called “insulting.”
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Some time ago there was a discussion about the donut picture in front of Google headquarters which people stop and take pictures of. Donuts are a favorite taste around here ...the real answer is that the statues are a part of the Android team and showcases latest versions...
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"So awesome to see a sportsman choose to dance. Love that!! Dancers are athletes." –Paula Abdul

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The San Francisco 49ers got a big slap-down at the hands of the pint-sized players of the Santa Clara Youth Soccer League the other night, but it’s the team’s friends at City Hall who could be faci...
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Education
  • Northwest Missouri State University
    BS Education
  • Foothill College
    AA Business Travel Additional coursework: Journalism, Technical Writing, Travel Writing, Photoshop Elements 12
  • International Tour Management Institute
    International Tour Management Institute, San Francisco, CA; Since 1976 ITMI has been the premier training and certification institute for travel and tourism professionals
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Working in Accounting and Payroll by day, arranging boutique tailor made vacations the rest of the time. The combined expertise in Meeting Planning; a Travel Consultant, and accounting is never a dull moment.

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West has written articles for private clients, several online publications and industry newsletters since 2001.

Joined the Alzheimer's Association as a Volunteer Legislative Ambassador & Advocate to raise #AlzheimersAwareness and #EndAlzheimers. To improve diagnosis and care planning for one of the most expensive diseases. 

As the Fun Tour Guru, West has the uncanny ability to find unusual, unscripted ideas off the beaten path in local communities. West shares through her blog.
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Best Guided Tour awarded from the Silicon Valley Concierge Assoc for listening and arranging unusual elements in local day trips, Received Editor Choice Awards from Editors at Suite101.com for finding unusual things to do locally, Featured twice with Meetings Focus Online Magazine. Featured story CBS San Francisco: Best Sightseeing Tours in the Southbay
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  • Lighthouse Travel & Tours
    Owner, Tour Consultant, present
    Tour Consultant, Writer, Social Media
  • DW Consulting
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Top 15 Best Selling Toys in History
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Shooting at LAX: TSA agent, alleged gunman wounded
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One Transportation Security Administration agent has been shot and a suspect has been wounded at Los Angeles International Airport Friday mo

Boston Homeless Man Turns in Lost Backpack Stuffed With $42K
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Cassidy: Apple's Steve Wozniak test-drives ancient Apple 1 computers
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With five Apple 1s, including three up and running, History San Jose made some history of its own. Apple co-founder Steve Wozniak presided o

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It was 15 years ago when Pamela Gilliland first bought the hatbox containing 250 World War II letters at an estate sale in Drumright, Okla.,

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The Labor Department's Bureau of Labor Statistics released its jobs report for May.

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Unusual, off the beaten path in communities, Rails California, Yellowstone experience safari, Glacier, off the beaten path in Branson, culin

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Miami, Florida, is the United States’ urban playground on the beach, complete with tropical days and spicy nights. Ranking at or near the to