DEBORAH WONG

Deb Wong

If anyone deserves a happy retirement, Congresswoman Jackie Speier does. I am grateful for her representation throughout the years, for her contributions to ensuring our Democracy, and her continued fight for human rights. I will never forget her strength and courage during the Jonestown …

Deb Wong

Excellent write-up of the event, and photos.

Deb Wong

Back in 1967, Pedro valley's original water system mingled parts of its drinking water from Pedro Creek (up to 300,000 gallons a day), to Linda Mar residents, via a filter plant; the plan was to have a stand'by source of water. It was a nice idea, anyway. In spite of the recent atmospheri…

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Deb Wong commented on Overpass to get major overhaul

I like that Councilmember Tygarjas Bigstyck actually considers what residents in the neighborhood want. Isn't that why we elect a City Council?

Deb Wong

This is common in this town. We were out walking with our grandchildren in Sharp Park 2 days ago, and pressed the signal button "Yellow Lights are Flashing." Drivers went through that signal twice when we used it that day. Pedestrians and cross traffic need to be aware that not everyone f…

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EXCELLENT points. Thank you for the education - we're always learning!

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Deb Wong commented on A rhyming ode to fireworks danger

Good poem and message - I like it! Change is hard, but change of no more firework sales isn't anywhere near as rough as the change of lifestyle for a family when their home burns down.

Deb Wong

You speak sense. All great arguments. When I bring it up to locals in favor of their sales, they always respond that nothing else raises funds like fireworks. WhenI ask if anyone has tried something else, I get no response, or that “Girl Scout cookies just don’t cut it.” Pacifica is one o…

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Thanks, Dan! You pointed out a few reasons to find other ways for non-profits to raise money. At the PHS, we have rummage sales and other fundraisers, as well as a gift shop. We also solicit for donations through our website and at the museum. As a 501(c)(3), donations are tax-deductible.…

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I posted my cartoon about fireworks on two Pacifica groups this past week, and was surprised about how heated some of the comments were, for and against their use. Not sure how much can be done about the illegal ones - how many arrests are made each year? Would having an annual profession…