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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 | 2180 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 | 2397 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 | 4313 Views

ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

Why did we March on Palo Alto

Why don’t 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 | 1962 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 | 3014 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 | 2113 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 | 2836 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 | 2232 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 | 3175 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 | 2326 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 | 2930 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 | 4535 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 | 2041 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 | 2108 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 | 2969 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Mom and dad's duties get virtual nip-tuck

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Original post made on Jul. 23, 2008
Last comment by Parent, on Nov 13, 2008 at 3:20 pm | 14 comments | 4526 Views

ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

Meeting on Stanford expansion to be held Tuesday

Members of the public will have a chance to review plans for a seismic upgrade and expansion of the Stanford and Packard...

Original post made on Nov. 12, 2008
Last comment by Resident, on Nov 13, 2008 at 10:51 am | 2 comments | 2169 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

PUBLIC AGENDA: School board, structural improvements at Gunn High School

The Palo Alto Unified School District Board of Education will hold a special meeting to vote on the authorization to award...

Original post made on Nov. 12, 2008
Last comment by Neighbor, on Nov 13, 2008 at 10:32 am | 4 comments | 2153 Views

SPORTS

California Spin - TRYOUTS ! (Girls Fastpitch Softball)

California Spin is holding tryouts this weekend for 12U through 18U girls for Spring/Summer teams. California Spin is a...

Original post made by Matt on Nov. 13, 2008
There are no comments yet. 2925 Views

ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

London Times Headline Article 11/13

"Vladimir Putin ‘wanted to hang Georgian President Saakashvili by the balls’" A report of the conversation between Prime...

Original post made by Resident on Nov. 13, 2008
There are no comments yet. 2200 Views
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