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PALO ALTO ISSUES

PUBLIC AGENDA: No City Council meeting Monday night

The Palo Alto Parks and Recreation Commission plans to discuss a park-improvement ordinance for Lytton Plaza and discuss...

Original post made on Mar. 20, 2009
Last comment by Pat Markevitch, on Mar 20, 2009 at 11:46 am | 3 comments | 1727 Views

ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

Entrepreneurs: Idea for Cars/auto industry

Here's an idea I'm hoping will reach some savvy engineering type: This is a huge technological challenge, but I'm sure...

Original post made by Ready to buy it on Mar. 19, 2009
Last comment by Walter_E_Wallis, on Mar 20, 2009 at 11:10 am | 1 comment | 1673 Views

SPORTS

National track meets a good start for local girls

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Original post made on Nov. 4, 2007
Last comment by Adriana, on Mar 20, 2009 at 11:00 am | 2 comments | 3418 Views

ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

House Vote on 90% TAX of AIG bonuses

http://news.yahoo.com/s/ap/20090319/ap_on_go_co/aig_outrage Ok, here in all its full glory, is the mentality of our Dems...

Original post made by Perspective on Mar. 19, 2009
Last comment by Perspective, on Mar 20, 2009 at 6:46 am | 15 comments | 1795 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Attempted-murder suspect eludes manhunt

A man wanted for the 1998 attempted murder of a Redwood City police officer eluded police Friday evening despite an intensive,...

Original post made on Jan. 4, 2009
Last comment by epaloalto, on Mar 20, 2009 at 5:06 am | 17 comments | 2727 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Residents react to Arastradero Rd. shooting

A reported shooting left one man wounded and one man being sought at an apartment complex in the 500 block of Arastradero...

Original post made on Mar. 18, 2009
Last comment by questioning, on Mar 19, 2009 at 9:33 pm | 60 comments | 4699 Views

AROUND TOWN

Stanford women all set for another run to NCAA Final Four

Stanford women's basketball coach Tara VanDerveer has been through the process so many times, she's able to simply shrug...

Original post made on Mar. 19, 2009
Last comment by fdl, on Mar 19, 2009 at 6:16 pm | 1 comment | 1887 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

Putting a bite on hunger

Palo Alto Mayor Peter Drekmeier was a different kind of public servant on Monday, March 16. Drekmeier served seven homebound...

Original post made on Mar. 19, 2009
Last comment by resident, on Mar 19, 2009 at 4:28 pm | 2 comments | 1918 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Hearing on EveryDay Math for MP Schools

Controversial new math curriculum focus on calculators, estimations rather than teaching traditional math. March 24,...

Original post made by Perla Ni on Mar. 19, 2009
Last comment by Perla Ni, on Mar 19, 2009 at 4:01 pm | 1 comment | 2069 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Head Injury Bicycle Accident

A 16 year old male was involved in an accident with a vehicle while riding his bike near Channing Ave and Center Drive. The...

Original post made by qq on Mar. 19, 2009
Last comment by qq, on Mar 19, 2009 at 3:56 pm | 2 comments | 1996 Views

AROUND TOWN

School district to end retiree health benefits for new hires

As of June 1, teachers and others hired to work in Palo Alto schools will not receive district health coverage after they...

Original post made on Mar. 18, 2009
Last comment by just wondering, on Mar 19, 2009 at 2:57 pm | 7 comments | 2015 Views

ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

Peet's, Calla may be shut for months due to fire

There were coffee and scones this morning at Peet's Coffee & Tea at the corner of University Drive and Santa Cruz Avenue...

Original post made on Mar. 18, 2009
Last comment by Dirck, on Mar 19, 2009 at 11:51 am | 3 comments | 2023 Views

ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

Buying a New Car

People want to save money these days, it's understandable. You want to save for the thing that matter: retirement, college...

Original post made by resident on Mar. 19, 2009
There are no comments yet. 1886 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

Traffic Cameras Could Eliminate City's Deficit

http://www.suntimes.com/news/cityhall/1479275,red-light-camera-uninsured-031609.article...

Original post made by Sun and Sand on Mar. 17, 2009
Last comment by A long time resident, on Mar 19, 2009 at 2:26 am | 13 comments | 1788 Views

ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

CA State payroll grows in recession...huh??

http://www.sacbee.com/topstories/story/1702192.html?mi_rss=Top%20Stories Ok, please explain to me why we should pay ever...

Original post made by Perspective on Mar. 16, 2009
Last comment by OhlonePar, on Mar 19, 2009 at 1:18 am | 13 comments | 1730 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Two-story classrooms for Gunn and Paly?

Palo Alto school trustees Tuesday will discuss long-term master plans for Gunn and Palo Alto high schools, to be financed...

Original post made on Mar. 16, 2009
Last comment by Concerned Parent, on Mar 19, 2009 at 1:06 am | 18 comments | 2503 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Police narrow shooting suspect to 19-year-old

Palo Alto police are focusing on a single 19-year-old suspect in today's shooting incident at an apartment complex at 574...

Original post made on Mar. 18, 2009
Last comment by irishrocker, on Mar 18, 2009 at 7:06 pm | 10 comments | 1834 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

Axia withdraws from Palo Alto 'fiber' project

The Canadian-based Axia Netmedia Corporation consortium has pulled out of Palo Alto's troubled fiber-to-the-premises (FTTP)...

Original post made on Mar. 14, 2009
Last comment by An Engineer, on Mar 18, 2009 at 5:41 pm | 25 comments | 2709 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

City wants more Stanford-expansions 'benefits'

A new transit hub, an upstream water-detention basin for San Francisquito Creek and 594 housing units are all included in...

Original post made on Mar. 15, 2009
Last comment by Qwerty, on Mar 18, 2009 at 5:37 pm | 27 comments | 2354 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Shooter eludes police in Arastradero incident

A reported shooting left one man wounded and one man being sought at an apartment complex in the 500 block of Arastradero...

Original post made on Mar. 18, 2009
Last comment by TwoSides, on Mar 18, 2009 at 4:20 pm | 2 comments | 1819 Views
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