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2007: The year in review

Original post made on Dec 27, 2007

From fortune to fizzle, serendipity to setbacks

For those who put stock in the propitious power of numbers, 2007 looked to be lucky. And for good reason.
Photos by Norbert von der Groeben and Marjan Sadoughi.

  • 2007 Looking back

  • 7 unforgettable people

  • 7 things we can't believe happened

  • 7 issues left unresolved

    Read the full story here Web Link posted Sunday, December 30, 2007, 2:22 PM
  • Comments (2)

    Posted by Ms. Simons, a resident of Palo Verde
    on Dec 27, 2007 at 6:56 pm

    "2007 will be remembered as the year a Gunn High School student was kidnapped and assaulted outside her apartment complex by a troubled Paly grad arrested just days later" 2007 The Year in Review

    Instead let 2007 be remembered as the year that Palo Alto affirmed that the safety of each and everyone of our citizens is what really matters. Let us continue to give our support to those who have suffered, extend our most heartfelt good wishes, and any services we can offer. Let us respect their privacy and right to dignity as they move forward in their lives. Best wishes for the new year.


    Posted by City Employee, a resident of another community
    on Dec 31, 2007 at 6:59 pm

    Editor,

    I like your current 3 left margin photos. David Burpee and James Dalton make appropriate company for Emily Harrison.

    Was this intentional or a Freudian slip? Either way works for me!


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