Invest & Innovate | Steve Levy | Palo Alto Online |

Local Blogs

Invest & Innovate
Invest & Innovate

By Steve Levy

E-mail Steve Levy | Follow this Blog

About this blog: I grew up in Los Angeles and moved to the area in 1963 when I started graduate school at Stanford. Nancy and I were married in 1977 and we lived for nearly 30 years in the Duveneck school area. Our children went to Paly. We moved ...  (More)

Sort by: Most Recent | Most Popular

Public Service when you Work for a Large Organization
Dec 6, 2015 5:26 pm
Comments: 34 | Views: 7,910

This topic has come up currently with regard to public service by employees of Palantir. But such public service has a long history in Palo Alto and is the topic... More
Neighborhood Retail, Customers and Parking
Nov 29, 2015 3:21 pm
Comments: 43 | Views: 7,502

The recently announced closing of two retail outlets on California Avenue brought an outpouring of sadness from former patrons and residents who wish for more neighborhood... More
Options for Addressing the Rapid Rise in Regional Rents: More Housing?, Rent Control? Other Solutions?
Oct 31, 2015 2:04 pm
Comments: 66 | Views: 10,467

Rent increases have far outpaced income gains during the economic recovery and are at record levels in terms of affordability. Many residents have had to move as... More
Do you support more housing choices for older residents
Oct 17, 2015 3:15 pm
Comments: 28 | Views: 6,587

Thank you all for participating in the last blog. At this point we have 133 comments and over 5,000 views.

My next question is "Do you want to provide more choices... More
Do we want a palo alto where only the rich can move here to live
Oct 11, 2015 12:16 pm
Comments: 139 | Views: 13,295

I don't.

I remember meeting Greg Schmid when I played a small role in his school board campaign. We were both economists and were making a decent living but... More
<< < 3 4 5 6 7 > >>
Page 5 of 43

ARCHIVES

Vina Enoteca to serve first 'Impossible burger' in Silicon Valley
By Elena Kadvany | 21 comments | 7,943 views

Coupon for Yourself and Your Partner
By Chandrama Anderson | 0 comments | 2,544 views

Housing Impact Fees and the Economy
By Steve Levy | 3 comments | 1,087 views

Planning for College Tours
By John Raftrey and Lori McCormick | 0 comments | 557 views

 

Short story writers wanted!

The 31st Annual Palo Alto Weekly Short Story Contest is now accepting entries for Adult, Young Adult (15-17) and Teen (12-14) categories. Send us your short story (2,500 words or less) and entry form by April 13, 2017. First, Second and Third Place prizes awarded in each category.

Contest Details