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Letters to the Editor

Voting is a personal responsibility

In his Sept. 14 letter to the editor (“Take a stand on presidential election”), Michael Rappaport criticizes the Town Crier’s decision to not endorse/recommend a presidential candidate.

I applaud the Town Crier for saying, “You’re on your own,” because, in truth, that is how it should be. I dislike publications suggesting how I/we should vote. They have no knowledge of my (and your) personal views of, for example, government’s role in society. I consider it my job to perform the due diligence and analysis required to make an informed decision.


Letters to the Editor, Sept. 14, 2016


Meredith Weinstock, 2, enjoys costumes, toys and chalk on the Third Street Green Aug. 21.

Credit Mordo for project compromise

The Town Crier’s Aug. 31 article on 4880 El Camino Real (“Los Altos agrees in principle to 5-story El Camino project”) gives one the impression that Jeff Taylor, the developer, offered to lower the height of his building: “Ultimately, Taylor’s offer of a 4-foot height decrease won the council over.”

Letters to the Editor

Resident feels kinship with millennials

A big thank you to Dave Casas for his column “Downtown 4.0: Rise of the millennials” (Aug. 31). He hit the nail right on the head.

I have lived in Los Altos since 1962 and moved from the big house to a condo downtown to enjoy my retirement here.


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