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AROUND TOWN

Pros & Cons Presentations, June Primary Ballot Measures

Tuesday, May 11, 2010 7-9 pm Channing House 850 Webster St. Palo Alto, CA 94301 Pros & Cons June Primary...

Original post made by League of Women Voters on May. 10, 2010
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PALO ALTO ISSUES

Dreams of Palo Alto

Hi folks, At the risk of sounding sappy, I thought that there may be some folks who feel they have out-of-the-ordinary...

Original post made by Andrew L. Freedman on May. 6, 2010
Last comment by Andrew L. Freedman, on May 10, 2010 at 8:49 am | 2 comments | 1959 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Child hit in Terman crosswalk - Arastradero too dangerous!

This morning fire trucks raced by as we were headed to Gunn. All traffic stopped and we could see the flashing lights at...

Original post made by Michele on Apr. 29, 2010
Last comment by My kids walk and bike to school, on May 9, 2010 at 3:15 pm | 8 comments | 2512 Views

AROUND TOWN

Bathroom-remodeling starts fire in Menlo Park home

A husband and wife who recently purchased a house in eastern Menlo Park will be forced to sleep elsewhere for a time following...

Original post made on May. 8, 2010
Last comment by LadyGooGoo, on May 9, 2010 at 1:23 pm | 2 comments | 1974 Views

ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

Karl Rove says the wingnuts are crazy

Karl Rove films a TV commercial urging everyone to fill out their US Census forms honestly and completely. Story in the...

Original post made by Karl on Apr. 5, 2010
Last comment by food for thought, on May 9, 2010 at 12:12 pm | 16 comments | 2064 Views

SPORTS

Track and field trio turns in top marks at league championships

The remainder of the high school track and field season will be very interesting indeed for at least three local athletes...

Original post made on May. 9, 2010
Last comment by Evan Smith, on May 9, 2010 at 12:05 pm | 1 comment | 2878 Views

ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

9.9% Unemployment now, even with 600,000 Census Temp Workers

http://finance.yahoo.com/news/Jobs-up-290000-jobless-rate-apf-560235210.html?x=0&.v=6 Link to AP article above about rising...

Original post made by Learn from Neighbors on May. 7, 2010
Last comment by Learn from Neighbors, on May 9, 2010 at 11:34 am | 12 comments | 2196 Views

ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

44% Strongly Disapprove of Obama's Job Performance

According to the latest Rasmussen daily Presidential Tracking Poll: http://www.rasmussenreports.com/public_content/politics/obama_administration/daily_presidential_tracking_poll ...

Original post made by Jarred on Mar. 20, 2010
Last comment by JTF, on May 9, 2010 at 10:48 am | 37 comments | 2688 Views

AROUND TOWN

Obama Haters in Palo Alto

Yes neighbors, there are, or were Obama haters right here in Palo Alto today ... and yes, that is our socialist Post Office...

Original post made by Anon. on May. 5, 2010
Last comment by Walter_E_Wallis, on May 9, 2010 at 10:17 am | 11 comments | 1982 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

Union rejects Palo Alto's 'last, best, final' offer

Union negotiators Tuesday afternoon rejected a "last, best and final offer" from Palo Alto city administration during a tense...

Original post made on Oct. 22, 2009
Last comment by daniel, on May 9, 2010 at 8:34 am | 98 comments | 6197 Views

AROUND TOWN

Yes, Stanford men DID win the NCAA volleyball championship

In three thrilling straight sets of brilliant volleyball, Stanford men won the NCAA men's championship today at Maples Pavillion....

Original post made by Bob on May. 8, 2010
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AROUND TOWN

Stanford to build pedigreed concert hall

Designed like an oval ship rising from a sea of glass, the area's newest music venue, Bing Concert Hall, is scheduled for...

Original post made on May. 6, 2010
Last comment by Miss Coloratura, on May 8, 2010 at 2:33 pm | 19 comments | 5122 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Free E-Waste, TODAY, Sat, 5/8, until 3pm

E(lectronic) waste collection : Sat 5/8 from 9am to 3 pm at Ohlone Elementary School front entrance (near the flagpole)....

Original post made by Green Ohlone on May. 8, 2010
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AROUND TOWN

EPA chief out of running for New Orleans job

East Palo Alto Police Chief Ron Davis has been passed over for the New Orleans police superintendent position but remains...

Original post made on May. 8, 2010
Last comment by solve the crime, on May 8, 2010 at 12:38 pm | 1 comment | 2454 Views

AROUND TOWN

May 13 is national Bike To Work Day

If you don't know a good bike route to work, look for one this weekend or ask your work colleagues early next week. Google...

Original post made by bike to work on May. 8, 2010
Last comment by Walter_E_Wallis, on May 8, 2010 at 11:59 am | 2 comments | 1798 Views

ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

Residents, workers worry about Palo Alto cuts

Hours before Palo Alto City Manager James Keene presented his proposed budget to the City Council Monday night, dozens of...

Original post made on May. 4, 2010
Last comment by cityworker, on May 7, 2010 at 10:48 pm | 78 comments | 3807 Views

AROUND TOWN

Historic Palo Alto Bowl gets a reprieve to 2014

The lease for the historic Palo Alto Bowl in south Palo Alto -- Palo Alto's only bowling alley and one of the few remaining...

Original post made on Apr. 13, 2010
Last comment by mom of teens, on May 7, 2010 at 6:27 pm | 26 comments | 35853 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

Yoriko Kishimoto

Of the three Democrats running for Ira Ruskin's seat in the 21st Assembly District, Yoriko Kishimoto is the only one who...

Original post made on May. 7, 2010
Last comment by svatoid, on May 7, 2010 at 5:52 pm | 4 comments | 3174 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

Assembly candidate profile: Rich Gordon

Ask Rich Gordon, a candidate for the state Assembly's 21st District seat, what makes him think he can bring people together...

Original post made on May. 7, 2010
There are no comments yet. 2470 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

Assembly candidate profile: Josh Becker

Menlo Park venture capitalist and social entrepreneur Josh Becker is stressing his networking abilities in campaigning for...

Original post made on May. 7, 2010
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2017 guide to summer camps

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