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Portola Valley native takes up house-hunting in wake of storm

Original post made on Nov 7, 2012

Portola Valley native Laura MacMillan, 23, was for a time a displaced person. She still lives in Brooklyn, just not in the same apartment she occupied on Monday, Oct. 28, while Superstorm Sandy sent about 4 to 5 feet of canal water into the basement of the two-story living space she shared with two roommates.

Read the full story here Web Link posted Tuesday, November 6, 2012, 10:05 AM

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Posted by Helen
a resident of Menlo Park: Downtown
on Nov 7, 2012 at 2:28 pm

I see a disturbing picture here. With all that education this young girl has she has to go work in a bakery, unless she wanted to I find all that education could be put to a better job. But, then our great job creator we elected in 2008 and now in 2012 might have something to do with it. Sad for the college students in America now.


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Posted by bob
a resident of Woodside: other
on Nov 8, 2012 at 12:43 pm

It is Obama's fault she is working in a bakery???? You don't make much sense.


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