Monthly Archives: March 2015

Andy Nystrom hard rocking the Pacific Northwest

Andy Nystrom was kind to Earthwise at the Cub, back in the day, for the Town Crier — Earthwise of Palo Alto sometimes pretended to be for expedience reasons based in Los Altos Hills. He and his eventual wife Carrie … Continue reading

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Congrats, SRV

Congrats to Brian Botteen and the San Ramon Valley Wolves on their State Championship in basketball, division I, which means all but the open division (won by Bishop O’Dowd of Oakland the next night). I caught two early season Wolves … Continue reading

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Total recall (2016)

The Downtown Cap as prescribed in the Comp Plan, on the books since at least 1998, would dictate a moratorium on further builds there, pipeline be damned. That current council, 5/9s of which were elected as so called “Residentialists”, changes … Continue reading

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CJ, Coach, Rambis and me, no kidding: honorable mentions of all time Bay Area and Palo Alto prep hoops legends

Hans Delannoy and I it seems like just yesterday — March 25, 2015 — were discussing an all time Palo Alto All City team, maybe five groups of five or 25 deep, and maybe a top 20 all Gunn team … Continue reading

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Judy Kleinberg says corporations are people too

Judy Kleinberg said recently that “corporations are people too” if that helps explain her stance here. She was speaking of the German software giant SAP (market cap $18B) which is now also a tenant on University, running the cafe in … Continue reading

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Vannevar Bush

I am working on something about Vannevar Bush. He worked with Lewis Terman. More to come. Whatever fits, print.

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