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Children of affluent abusers: Other Voices

Following is the third in a three-part series on domestic violence.

The summer solstice: Other Voices


How does dinner al fresco sound? The potentially most sun-soaked day of the year is nearly here.

Falling in love with an abuser: Other Voices

Following is the first in a three-part series on domestic violence.

There is a doggy heaven: Other Voices

When my dog passed away a few years ago, I suffered much grief. We not only slept in the same bed, but we often shared meals, and he was able to come with me to work quite often, a real stroke of luck for both of us.

A retreat – and then a charge?: Editor's Notebook

Most companies tend to schedule retreats once a year. The Los Altos City Council has held two over the past six months.

There was good reason to organize the latest one, however. A lot had taken place – and not taken place – between the January retreat and the one held June 18.

Primer explains driving in downtown Los Altos: Other Voices

We’ve all noticed that downtown Los Altos has become more crowded. This certainly is good news for merchants as well as property values. But it appears to me that many of our new residents have arrived from somewhere in the country with different traffic laws than we have here in Los Altos.

So, I thought a simple primer would be of use. And as an initial caveat, I’m talking only of cars here, not pedestrians, who clearly have the right-of-way.

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