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CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Palo Alto officially condemns racial profiling

Palo Alto leaders reaffirmed the city's stand against racial profiling Monday night, publicly condemning the practice and...

Original post made on Nov. 11, 2008
Last comment by fierman, on Nov 15, 2008 at 11:59 am | 205 comments | 4997 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

Two PA men arrested after Terman burglary

Two 21-year-old Palo Alto men believed resposible for several burglaries in recent weeks have been arrested following a burglary...

Original post made on Nov. 14, 2008
Last comment by YouShouldKnow, on Nov 15, 2008 at 10:06 am | 94 comments | 3588 Views

AROUND TOWN

'I'll see you in my dreams'

==I Blind veterans regain freedom through dance== Down the white hallways of Building 48 at the Palo Alto Veterans Affairs...

Original post made on Nov. 15, 2008
Last comment by Jocelyn Dong, on Nov 15, 2008 at 9:52 am | 3 comments | 2033 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

Time to sunset grade crossings

This past week, the toll in lives and in disruption in commerce have shown that railroad grade crossings are incompatible...

Original post made by Walter_E_Wallis on Nov. 9, 2008
Last comment by Resident, on Nov 14, 2008 at 11:46 pm | 21 comments | 2671 Views

AROUND TOWN

What happened to Victor Frost?

Does anyone know what happened to Victor Frost? He is not sitting in front of Whole Foods anymore. Is the legal battle over?...

Original post made by JustWondering on Nov. 14, 2008
Last comment by Sharon, on Nov 14, 2008 at 5:45 pm | 3 comments | 2264 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Green is the new black

"Avoid plastic packaging." Read the full story here http://www.paloaltoonline.com/weekly/story.php?story_id=7018 posted...

Original post made on Nov. 14, 2008
Last comment by Walter_E_Wallis, on Nov 14, 2008 at 5:37 pm | 3 comments | 2136 Views

ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

PA developer owed $18 million by Half Moon Bay

The Half Moon Bay City Council is struggling to find a way to pay $18 million to Palo Alto developer Chop Keenan as the settlement...

Original post made on Nov. 13, 2008
Last comment by fireman, on Nov 14, 2008 at 5:22 pm | 5 comments | 2321 Views

AROUND TOWN

Michigan plastics firm instigated bag protest

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Original post made on Mar. 27, 2008
Last comment by Jody, on Nov 14, 2008 at 3:30 pm | 23 comments | 4208 Views

ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

Why did we March on Palo Alto

Why donít we take to the streets every time someone from our own community is shot! Not to justify the comment by the Chief...

Original post made by I (Heart) EPA on Nov. 13, 2008
Last comment by Paul, on Nov 14, 2008 at 2:11 pm | 2 comments | 1931 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

More burglaries reported in Palo Alto

Palo Alto police are investigating several unconnected burglaries carried out earlier this week, a crime police say has increased...

Original post made on Nov. 13, 2008
Last comment by Ronald L., on Nov 14, 2008 at 9:12 am | 45 comments | 2916 Views

ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

Calling for equality by candlelight

People opposed to the passage of Proposition 8, which bans same-sex marriage in California, gather for a candlelight vigil...

Original post made on Nov. 11, 2008
Last comment by No on 8, on Nov 14, 2008 at 6:33 am | 38 comments | 2069 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Pedestrian hit by a Prius in downtown Palo Alto

Palo Alto paramedics treat an injured woman pedestrian after she was hit by a Toyota Prius around 6:30 p.m. Wednesday in...

Original post made on Nov. 12, 2008
Last comment by New conversation, on Nov 14, 2008 at 5:45 am | 44 comments | 2757 Views

ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

Global Transport Challenge: Compare Your Carbon Footprint

http://www.worldusabilityday.org/globaltransportchallenge/take-challenge-now This is a simple query that takes less than...

Original post made by Sanford Forte on Nov. 13, 2008
Last comment by Walter_E_Wallis, on Nov 14, 2008 at 2:45 am | 1 comment | 2199 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

Tough New DUI Homicide Law Could Put Offenders Away For Life

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Original post made by anne on Oct. 20, 2007
Last comment by gomez, on Nov 14, 2008 at 1:32 am | 6 comments | 3146 Views

SPORTS

Paly girls are just a victory away from a very big match

One more victory and the Palo Alto girls' tennis team can exact some revenge. Should that happen, it will accomplish two...

Original post made on Nov. 13, 2008
Last comment by Stewie Griffin, on Nov 13, 2008 at 10:17 pm | 1 comment | 2288 Views

SPORTS

CCS volleyball road just got tougher for Paly

The Palo Alto girls' volleyball team can enjoy the moment, which finds the Vikings (32-6) with one of the best records in...

Original post made on Nov. 13, 2008
Last comment by ReformCCS, on Nov 13, 2008 at 8:13 pm | 3 comments | 2898 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

'New Edgewood Plaza' plans nearly complete

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Original post made on Jul. 30, 2008
Last comment by jt, on Nov 13, 2008 at 5:21 pm | 61 comments | 4473 Views

ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

Semper Fidelis

Today marks the 233rd anniversary of the founding of the United States Marine Corps, which has done a remarkably good...

Original post made by tj on Nov. 10, 2008
Last comment by Tyler Hanley, on Nov 13, 2008 at 4:35 pm | 17 comments | 2003 Views

AROUND TOWN

Nobel Peace Prize winner to speak at Stanford

Muhammad Yunas, winner of the 2006 Nobel Peace Prize, will speak at Stanford on Friday. His talk, on "Microfinance and Sustainable...

Original post made on Nov. 12, 2008
Last comment by A, on Nov 13, 2008 at 4:29 pm | 5 comments | 2085 Views

AROUND TOWN

Gunshot-tracking system goes citywide in EPA

A gunshot-tracking system that helped East Palo Alto police nab three violent gang members in March is going citywide, making...

Original post made on Nov. 11, 2008
Last comment by I (heart) EPA, on Nov 13, 2008 at 4:07 pm | 19 comments | 2839 Views
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