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While Councilwoman Maryann Moise Derwin does not have a pilot's license, she has admitted to aspirations and could learn to fly the plastic-foam model she held at the Oct. 27 meeting of the Portola Valley Town Council.

Volunteers from the Nature and Science Committee requested permission for a demonstration in the community hall, perhaps next spring, on flying model aircraft designed for indoor use. The council gave the go-ahead, stipulating that adults handle the remote controls.

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