Tagged: public


The Magnolia Senior Center

This public facility combines community social services with a local history museum. The original building was constructed in the 1920s as a primary school. It was condemned as a seismic hazard by the State...


Book Review: Overlook

Traveling by car around our country, we are likely to find signs indicating a high point offering us a wider view of the surrounding landscape. Such overlooks may enrich our experience by prompting us...


San Mateo’s Shoreline Parks

SHORELINE PARKS, a two-mile stretch along the San Francisco Bay is interrupted by utility towers carrying power lines across the parks’ site and the mound of a capped landfill near the water. Yet this...