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Guest Opinion: I've just experienced the best Veterans Day ever

by Carrie Manley

Thanks to the swine flu, one dedicated Palo Alto mom and about 100 caring students from JLS Middle School, I've just experienced my best Veterans Day ever Wednesday.

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Carrie Manley is a PTA volunteer and a mom living in Midtown. Her son, Will, and her daughter, Ellen, helped at the VA, as did her husband, Brian, who delivered the hot scallops to Tom Parks. She can be e-mailed at


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