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ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

Condoleezza Rice now insists "No one was arguing that Saddam Hussein somehow had something to do with 9/11."

YouTube video of Condi appearing on a recent episode of Charlie Rose: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=13LA4t936Vk On...

Original post made by Dr. Ferragamo on Mar. 19, 2009
Last comment by Perspective, on Mar 25, 2009 at 12:52 pm | 22 comments | 2051 Views

ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

The science of traffic

Peninsula commuters are no strangers to congestion, especially those living or working in Palo Alto. Traffic jams are a part...

Original post made on Mar. 21, 2009
Last comment by George, on Mar 25, 2009 at 9:35 am | 10 comments | 2223 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Sketch released of would-be kidnapper

Mountain View police have released a sketch of a man suspected of trying to kidnap a 13-year-old girl on a popular thoroughfare...

Original post made on Mar. 25, 2009
Last comment by Dale, on Mar 25, 2009 at 9:33 am | 1 comment | 1833 Views

AROUND TOWN

Robin Williams to have heart surgery at Stanford

Actor Robin Williams will have heart surgery at Stanford Hospital to replace an aortic valve, his representative has announced. Read...

Original post made on Mar. 6, 2009
Last comment by RM, on Mar 25, 2009 at 9:29 am | 9 comments | 2778 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Gunshot kills 31-year-old East Palo Alto resident

A 31-year-old East Palo Alto resident was found shot to death in the garage of a home at 2540 Hazelwood Ave. following a...

Original post made on Mar. 16, 2009
Last comment by TYCO ( FROM YOUR JOB), on Mar 24, 2009 at 7:30 pm | 40 comments | 2772 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Jury selection begins in EPA cop murder trial

The selection of a jury in the trial of Alberto Alvarez, accused of killing East Palo Alto Police Officer Richard May in...

Original post made on Mar. 23, 2009
Last comment by ms b, on Mar 24, 2009 at 7:09 pm | 3 comments | 2265 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

Santa Clara County skeptical over Stanford plan

How much additional development could the Stanford University campus handle? That's the question Palo Alto and Santa Clara...

Original post made on Mar. 22, 2009
Last comment by OK with me, on Mar 24, 2009 at 6:49 pm | 4 comments | 2172 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Gang evidence is out of EPA cop murder case

Any evidence that Alberto Alvarez was a member of the Sacramento Street gang in January 2006 when he allegedly shot and killed...

Original post made on Mar. 16, 2009
Last comment by m.b, on Mar 24, 2009 at 6:26 pm | 10 comments | 2348 Views

ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

Stanford physician to receive Saudi prize

Ronald Levy, a Stanford University School of Medicine physician and cancer expert, has been named the recipient of the 2009...

Original post made on Mar. 23, 2009
Last comment by John Lents, on Mar 24, 2009 at 4:05 pm | 5 comments | 2066 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

'Party crashers' trigger shootings -- man dies

A 32-year-old man was killed and four other people injured in an East Palo Alto shooting spree Friday night, believed to...

Original post made on Mar. 21, 2009
Last comment by YSK, on Mar 24, 2009 at 10:15 am | 40 comments | 2363 Views

AROUND TOWN

Seeking Cubberley grads from 1963, '64, and '65

Original post made by Wink Winkleman on Mar. 24, 2009
There are no comments yet. 2653 Views

AROUND TOWN

Stanford, others honored for water conservation

Stanford University, Applied Materials and Redwood City were all recognized Monday for taking a lead in Silicon Valley's...

Original post made on Mar. 24, 2009
Last comment by Hank, on Mar 24, 2009 at 9:20 am | 1 comment | 2677 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

Three police sergeants dead, suspect killed in East Oakland

Given the shooting of 5 police officers and the recent gang shooting in Palo Alto, we need to reevaluate our PC approach...

Original post made by Sharon on Mar. 21, 2009
Last comment by Clean it up!, on Mar 24, 2009 at 8:41 am | 26 comments | 2307 Views

SPORTS

SPORTS: Stanford's Ogwumike shines in the NCAA hoop spotlight

Nnemkadi Ogwumike scored a career-high 27 points and grabbed a career-high 13 rebounds as the second-ranked Cardinal defeated...

Original post made on Mar. 24, 2009
Last comment by Caitlin, on Mar 24, 2009 at 6:57 am | 1 comment | 2725 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

SLAC to get $68.3M in federal recovery funds

The Stanford Linear Accelerator Center (SLAC) will receive $68.3 million in federal American Recovery and Reinvestment Act...

Original post made on Mar. 23, 2009
Last comment by Walter_E_Wallis, on Mar 24, 2009 at 2:32 am | 2 comments | 2041 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

FBI, police release list of 'Taliban' gang arrests

More than 500 FBI agents and police from more than 20 agencies fanned out over the Bay Area on Saturday, executing search...

Original post made on Mar. 23, 2009
Last comment by epoch, on Mar 23, 2009 at 10:21 pm | 1 comment | 6157 Views

ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

Stanford men still playing basketball

The Stanford men's basketball team will continue playing in the College Basketball Invitational after beating host Wichita...

Original post made on Mar. 23, 2009
Last comment by Go Cardinal!!, on Mar 23, 2009 at 10:01 pm | 1 comment | 2086 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Palo Verde PTA hosts Boundary Discussion

Garland Boundary Discussion, March 18 @ 7 PM Scott Laurence with the Garland Boundary Committee and Palo Alto Unified School...

Original post made by Palo Verde Parent on Mar. 13, 2009
Last comment by Erin, on Mar 23, 2009 at 7:07 pm | 22 comments | 2596 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Sixth anniversary of Iraq war to be marked

Members of the Peninsula Peace and Justice Center will gather at Lytton Plaza in downtown Palo Alto Thursday evening to mark...

Original post made on Mar. 18, 2009
Last comment by Gary, on Mar 23, 2009 at 6:27 pm | 30 comments | 4722 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Cost to open Cubberley?

Flush with Measure A funds, the district is moving forward with expanding Gunn and Paly campuses in the most expensive ways...

Original post made by Frugal on Mar. 13, 2009
Last comment by Frugal, on Mar 23, 2009 at 5:53 pm | 21 comments | 2267 Views
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