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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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Post-election reflections -- and sponges
Nov 8, 2018 12:15 pm
Comments: 13 | Views: 15,873

Let’s talk local. In the five-candidate Palo Alto City Council race, Alison Cormack was the big winner. She campaigned actively, sent out fliers and ran lots... More
2018 pre-election reflections
Nov 1, 2018 4:17 pm
Comments: 10 | Views: 13,537

Election Day is (finally) almost here. It’s a very important one nationally, the outcome of which may foretell whether President Trump will be reelected in 2020.... More
Good – and not-so-good things -- that are happening in Palo Alto
Oct 25, 2018 11:36 am
Comments: 21 | Views: 13,882

Traffic problems again (not good) -- Residents are certainly not shy in letting the city know about their traffic problems. When Mayor Liz Kniss looked into... More
Should we get rid of state propositions on the ballot?
Oct 17, 2018 12:02 pm
Comments: 14 | Views: 13,545

It’s that time of year again -- our biennial political happening – voting! This year we have some 11 state propositions on our ballots (#9 of 12 was removed),... More
No on Palo Alto Measure F, and leave our clocks alone!
Oct 11, 2018 2:35 pm
Comments: 23 | Views: 14,448

If you haven’t seen enough “No on F” signs in town, or read all the editorials against Measure F (e.g., The Palo Alto Weekly’s “No,... More
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