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By Jay Thorwaldson

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About this blog: I was editor of the Palo Alto Weekly from June 2000 to January 2011, capping a more than 50-year career in journalism and writing since Los Gatos High School, where I was editor of the student newspaper and president of the speech...  (More)

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On Deadline blog: That curbside parking space in front of my home is MINE!!!'
Jan 11, 2013 3:35 pm
Comments: 15 | Views: 4,130

The current dialogue over parking requirements in downtown Palo Alto and other commercial areas echoes community debates and controversies that date back decades.... More
On Deadline blog: That curbside parking space in front of my home is MINE!!!'
Jan 11, 2013 3:35 pm
Comments: 15 | Views: 2,998

The current dialogue over parking requirements in downtown Palo Alto and other commercial areas echoes community debates and controversies that date back decades.... More
On Deadline blog: Ellen Fletcher's lesson for all politicians -- local or not
Nov 27, 2012 3:29 pm
Comments: 3 | Views: 5,339

Before the late Ellen Fletcher pedals off to fade into history and anecdote there's a lesson she provided that politicians -- local or national and in between --... More
On Deadline blog: Ellen Fletcher's lesson for all politicians -- local or not
Nov 27, 2012 3:29 pm
Comments: 3 | Views: 4,544

Before the late Ellen Fletcher pedals off to fade into history and anecdote there's a lesson she provided that politicians -- local or national and in between --... More
On Deadline blog: Gary Fazzino's depth of knowledge reached far beyond Palo Alto
Nov 1, 2012 2:41 pm
Comments: 6 | Views: 4,465

I first met Gary Fazzino when in the early 1970s he took on the job of hosting the Monday night City Council broadcasts on Stanford University's student radio station,... More
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