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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When will this end?
May 12, 2020 1:11 pm
Comments: 56 | Views: 10,659
Who would have ever thought that a tiny little virus, a microorganism, would have the wherewithal to cause our entire world to come to a standstill? Hundreds of... More
Are we losing our common sense?
Apr 20, 2020 1:57 pm
Comments: 60 | Views: 11,570
In our collective concern about coronavirus, some decisions are being made that defy common sense.
Our roads are emptier the past couple of weeks, since everyone... More
Is Palo Alto too generous in paying its staff?
Apr 14, 2020 12:25 pm
Comments: 33 | Views: 8,207
Palo Alto spends $6 million a month on employee salaries plus health benefits. Just a little over a week ago, the Palo City Council decided, somewhat abruptly, to... More
Wonders of the water: Meet the tide pool whisperer of the San Mateo coastline
Dive into the aquatic oddities, coastal creatures and other rapidly-disappearing denizens of the Peninsula shores.
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Vons drops Korean fried chicken on downtown Redwood City
By Elena Kadvany | 1 comment | 23,024 views
Are our recycling bins too big?
By Sherry Listgarten | 13 comments | 2,635 views
I am Voting Yes on Measure RR to Provide Caltrain a Dedicated Revenue Source
By Steve Levy | 5 comments | 1,568 views
Premarital and Couples: See "Buck" for Couple's Tips
By Chandrama Anderson | 0 comments | 1,503 views
Nov. 3 -- a critical election -- and now your comments on the first debate
By Diana Diamond | 10 comments | 1,483 views
Benefiting local non-profits
The 36th annual Moonlight Run and Walk is Friday evening, October 2, wherever you are! Proceeds go to the Palo Alto Weekly Holiday Fund, benefiting local non-profits that serve families and children in Santa Clara and San Mateo Counties. Join us under the light of the full Harvest Moon on a 5K walk, 5K run, 10K run or half marathon.