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Chopper in neighborhood

Original post made by Chopper, Professorville, on Mar 9, 2015

Any idea why chopper circling?

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Posted by jim h
a resident of Duveneck/St. Francis
on Mar 9, 2015 at 7:12 am

Assuming it's because of the fatality on tracks at churchill


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Posted by Think about it
a resident of Palo Alto High School
on Mar 9, 2015 at 12:37 pm

Think about it.

This happened at 6.25 on the second day of Daylight Savings Time. It was still dark. The body clock of the student made this 5.25 a.m.

It is much too early for our students to be going to school.


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Posted by musical
a resident of Palo Verde
on Mar 9, 2015 at 1:00 pm

When I was that age I was delivering newspapers at that hour.


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Posted by Resident
a resident of Barron Park
on Mar 9, 2015 at 11:57 pm

@ musical

That is one of the best solutions, that I have heard yet.


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Posted by Resident
a resident of Another Palo Alto neighborhood
on Mar 10, 2015 at 7:53 am

KTVU, channel 2, is doing a piece tomorrow about a guy who was talked out of jumping off the Golden Gate Bridge. Ten years or so later he is now a changed person and spends a lot of time working with suicide prevention groups.

I think we should get him to come and speak to Gunn and Paly students.

It seems to me that our students have "got the message" that suicide is an option and dealing with that idea as being a bad idea should be a way forward. This guy, while having had a completely different set of problems, is a true survivor with tv video of his attempt and change of heart. His face should be what all students think of when they feel suicide is a solution.

Can we get him here?


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Posted by curmudgeon
a resident of Downtown North
on Mar 10, 2015 at 11:20 am

Newsghouls


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