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PALO ALTO ISSUES

Natural Gas glut causes collapse in home gas prices, but not in Palo Alto

http://www.nytimes.com/2009/03/21/business/energy-environment/21gas.html?em The decline in crude oil prices gets all the...

Original post made by resident on Mar. 21, 2009
Last comment by observer, on Mar 22, 2009 at 5:42 am | 1 comment | 1703 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

Google Goes Green?

How can new house construction (Google pres.) get a "green" certificate when it involves building a basement, which requires...

Original post made by Carol Zink on Mar. 21, 2009
Last comment by Destination PA, on Mar 21, 2009 at 9:53 pm | 1 comment | 1823 Views

AROUND TOWN

Hate Zone

Does anyone actually think that posting a "no hate zone" sign is going to deter someone from committing a hate crime? Don't...

Original post made by Carol Zink on Mar. 21, 2009
Last comment by Sean, on Mar 21, 2009 at 8:49 pm | 3 comments | 1835 Views

ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

Obama's Book: A New Era of Responsibility. Is it true?

http://online.wsj.com/article/SB123681860305802821.html Above is an article by Daniel Henninger concerning President Obama's...

Original post made by Results, not Intentions on Mar. 21, 2009
Last comment by Results, not Intentions, on Mar 21, 2009 at 6:45 pm | 7 comments | 4678 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Suspended at Nola's

A man has fallen off the roof of Nola's on Ramona downtown. He is currently floating on the canvas awning in the inner courtyard....

Original post made by qq on Mar. 21, 2009
There are no comments yet. 2108 Views

ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

Fannie and Freddie execs got bonuses too

These companies also got massive bailouts and the execs got bonuses. The democrat-led bailout circus never ends. See the...

Original post made by resident on Mar. 20, 2009
Last comment by QQ more, on Mar 21, 2009 at 11:41 am | 6 comments | 1825 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

PAUSD trustees ponder long-range plans for Paly and Gunn

Overhauling Palo Alto's high schools to serve for the next 40 years was the prime topic for school board members Tuesday...

Original post made on Mar. 18, 2009
Last comment by Bob, on Mar 21, 2009 at 9:25 am | 3 comments | 2712 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

PAFD Maps

Why is the Palo Alto Fire Department still having map trouble? An engine was just dispatched to the 400 block of Creekside...

Original post made by qq on Mar. 19, 2009
Last comment by fireman, on Mar 21, 2009 at 8:46 am | 7 comments | 1895 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

Disgustingly Rude Road Bikers

I was driving today, minding my own business on sandhill, when I came upon a group of about 35-40 road bikers in the middle...

Original post made by D. S. on Mar. 19, 2009
Last comment by Walter_E_Wallis, on Mar 21, 2009 at 4:52 am | 15 comments | 1849 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

50+ Tickets by PAPD that's Entrapment!

While driving my kids to school, the Palo Alto Police Department pulled over about 40-50 cars at the same location within...

Original post made by Peter on Mar. 19, 2009
Last comment by Walter_E_Wallis, on Mar 21, 2009 at 4:49 am | 14 comments | 1948 Views

SPORTS

SPORTS: Pinewood girls lose in state basketball title game

History wasn't made by the Pinewood girls' basketball team on Friday. The Gators didn't win their fourth CIF State Division...

Original post made on Mar. 20, 2009
Last comment by funnyface, on Mar 20, 2009 at 8:20 pm | 1 comment | 2302 Views

ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

Dollar heading for worst week in 24 years

The Feds bought 300 Billion of Treasuries today. They also printed 1 Trillion US Dollars. Gold went up $40 and Oil went...

Original post made by Sharon on Mar. 19, 2009
Last comment by Marvin, on Mar 20, 2009 at 7:56 pm | 32 comments | 1916 Views

ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

Parolee work program to start in East Palo Alto

Twenty parolees will go work in East Palo Alto at 8 a.m. Friday, forming into two work crews to pick up trash on state highways...

Original post made on Mar. 20, 2009
Last comment by anonymous, on Mar 20, 2009 at 4:19 pm | 3 comments | 2204 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

Rod Diridon: High-speed rail on-track, needed

Rod Diridon, a key leader of the high-speed rail project to link San Francisco and Los Angeles, told a Palo Alto audience...

Original post made on Mar. 18, 2009
Last comment by jb, on Mar 20, 2009 at 2:53 pm | 49 comments | 8396 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Page Mill to get charged in electrocution death?

By Jessica Bernstein-Wax Daily News Staff Writer Posted: 03/19/2009 10:52:49 PM PDT The San Mateo County District...

Original post made by FInally! on Mar. 20, 2009
Last comment by fireman, on Mar 20, 2009 at 12:16 pm | 1 comment | 2089 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Federal charges listed for many of those arrested

The FBI and police operation that resulted in 42 members of the East Palo Alto-based "Taliban" gang being arrested or already...

Original post made on Mar. 10, 2009
Last comment by OG, on Mar 20, 2009 at 11:48 am | 12 comments | 2330 Views

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 | 1731 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 | 1678 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 | 3436 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 | 1804 Views
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