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An Alternative View

By Diana Diamond

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About this blog: So much is right — and wrong — about what is happening in Palo Alto. In this blog I want to discuss all that with you. I know many residents care about this town, and I want to explore our collective interests to help ...  (More)

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Do we really have a housing crisis?
Sep 23, 2021 7:36 pm
Comments: 24 | Views: 4,353

The repeated refrain these past several years: We have a housing crisis in town -- we have to build more housing units so more people can live in our fair cities.

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PA's downtown business problems not simple to solve
Sep 15, 2021 6:36 pm
Comments: 8 | Views: 6,978

Some businesses are closing in Palo Alto's downtown; city business revenues the past two years have dropped significantly, and the town's main street connecting... More
Hey guys, it's your turn now to become mothers!
Sep 6, 2021 4:08 pm
Comments: 20 | Views: 4,227

I am tired of those men, particularly the males in the Texas legislature, dictating what women can, and cannot do, with their own bodies. That's been a BIG topic... More
Gas use or gas ban? Consider all the good -- and bad -- effects
Sep 1, 2021 1:03 pm
Comments: 36 | Views: 4,917

We make community decisions all the time. Sometimes we vote "yes" because it seems like the PC way to act. But oftentimes in our patriotic environmental... More
Is PAMF running amok?
Aug 25, 2021 12:16 pm
Comments: 45 | Views: 11,339

I don't want to write this, but problems at the Palo Alto Medical Foundation are still increasing. For years I have been a very happy patient at their Palo Alto... More
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