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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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Buying police scanners should not be an easy decision -- privacy rights are an issue
Oct 26, 2022 9:33 am
Comments: 76 | Views: 6,511

The Palo Alto Police Department wants the city to spend thousands of dollars each year, for an indefinite period, to purchase an unspecified number (10, 20, or?)... More
Let’s play a simple(?) game “Morality v. Reality
Oct 13, 2022 2:22 pm
Comments: 33 | Views: 6,443

Setting: your living room:
Question: How flexible are you in your political thinking?


I’d like you to play a game today – first, alone, then... More
My recommendations for Palo Alto City Council
Oct 5, 2022 5:36 pm
Comments: 21 | Views: 6,995

I had hoped that this upcoming city council election in Palo Alto would bring out an array of candidates who were, dedicated, knowledgeable individuals with local... More
Is Palo Alto Utilities ready for our increasing demand for more electricity?
Sep 26, 2022 4:48 pm
Comments: 14 | Views: 6,521

The city wants Palo Altans to have all-electric homes. Can the Utilities Dept. even handle an increased demand?

That’s the question I’ve been asking several... More
The capabilities I seek in our city council candidates
Sep 15, 2022 4:59 pm
Comments: 19 | Views: 5,986

One of the most important civic acts Palo Alto residents have to do is choose who they want to serve on the city council.

This week the Palo Alto Weekly had a... More
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