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AROUND TOWN

Sick of it: little people getting screwed again

I am so sick of hearing about how the city employees have it good. The private sector had it good until everything fell in...

Original post made by me on Jul. 1, 2009
Last comment by Not envious, on Jul 3, 2009 at 8:29 am | 3 comments | 1552 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Our high schools are getting too big? Maybe not...

Interesting NYT article on Brockton (MA) high - a turnaround and now a success story with 4100 students. http://www.nytimes.com/2010/09/28/education/28school.html?_r=1&hp "A...

Original post made by Me Too on Sep. 27, 2010
There are no comments yet. 1578 Views

ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

NY Times: Report Finds Corruption in N.Y. Theater Group

Just as we have PA Children's Theater, New York State has the New York State Theater Institute. Aside from the interesting...

Original post made by Me Too on Apr. 20, 2010
There are no comments yet. 1603 Views

ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

Something New to Ban - Bottled Water

Concord, MA takes the leads in the fight to ban bottled water. Compared to plastic bags, this one actually makes sense to...

Original post made by Me Too on May. 1, 2010
Last comment by WaterWarrior, on Jun 27, 2011 at 1:05 pm | 10 comments | 1826 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

Measure N Will Reduce Library Operating Costs By $40 Million/Year and Will Save the City $1.2 Billion

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Original post made by Measure N Supporter on Oct. 15, 2008
Last comment by jimbo, on Oct 27, 2008 at 8:18 pm | 46 comments | 2097 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Meg Whitman's campaign accused of making criminal threats

California's insurance commissioner accuses Meg Whitman's campaign (for governor) of making criminal threats. He asks the...

Original post made by Meg on Feb. 2, 2010
Last comment by Give me Meg, on Feb 5, 2010 at 5:39 am | 7 comments | 1479 Views

ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

Obama won't keep his promise to debate McCain "anywhere, anytime."

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Original post made by Meg on Aug. 18, 2008
Last comment by Pam, on Aug 18, 2008 at 5:48 pm | 1 comment | 1942 Views

ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

Democratic nominee Barack Obama fights rumours about his Chicago past

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Original post made by Meg on Aug. 19, 2008
Last comment by Paul, on Aug 19, 2008 at 4:54 pm | 8 comments | 1961 Views

ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

Poll shows McCain in 5-point lead over Obama

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Original post made by Meg on Aug. 20, 2008
Last comment by Reality Check, on Aug 29, 2008 at 6:30 pm | 14 comments | 2088 Views

ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

Conventions Need a Believable Script

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Original post made by Meg on Aug. 21, 2008
Last comment by pam, on Aug 21, 2008 at 1:32 pm | 2 comments | 1987 Views

ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

Biden Obama Rezko

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Original post made by meg on Aug. 25, 2008
Last comment by sharon, on Aug 25, 2008 at 12:37 pm | 2 comments | 2044 Views

ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

Meg is spending like there is no tomorrow

According to the Mercury-News, Meg Whitman has already spent almost $40 million of her own money on her campaign for governor....

Original post made by Meg on Mar. 29, 2010
Last comment by Steve, on Apr 7, 2010 at 10:02 pm | 32 comments | 1968 Views

AROUND TOWN

Meg fires 27,000 HP employees, stock price soars

One percenters are rewarding Meg for firing 27,000 employees. Stock price is up 10% on the news. The American jobs will...

Original post made by meg on May. 23, 2012
Last comment by Perspective, on May 23, 2012 at 6:24 pm | 5 comments | 1078 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Cubberley Tower

Does anyone know what schools are represented by the mascots (mosiacs) on the Cubberley tower? It seems there is a Cubberley...

Original post made by Megan Bennett on Mar. 27, 2009
Last comment by Megan Bennett, on Mar 28, 2009 at 11:03 pm | 3 comments | 1845 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

Respect for Redwoods

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Original post made by Megan McCaslin on Sep. 13, 2007
Last comment by Resident, on Sep 16, 2007 at 10:58 pm | 20 comments | 3968 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

Having trouble getting a home loan?

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Original post made by Megan Rawlins, Palo Alto Weekly on Aug. 22, 2008
Last comment by Perspective, on Aug 23, 2008 at 5:53 am | 1 comment | 2004 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Pre-schools, and Elementary school choices

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Original post made by Melinda on Apr. 12, 2007
Last comment by depends who you ask, on Jun 23, 2009 at 5:29 am | 35 comments | 8841 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

What was the awful smell in the air this morning in Midtown?

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Original post made by Melinda McGee on Feb. 7, 2008
Last comment by Jarred, on Feb 7, 2008 at 9:18 pm | 1 comment | 2625 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Help Save a Life, Bone Marrow Donor Registration Drive for Palo Alto Mom

What: Bone Marrow Donor Registration Drive When: Tuesday, December 18, 2012, 2:00 pm-5:30 pm Where: Palo Alto Unified School...

Original post made by Melissa Baten Caswell on Dec. 14, 2012
Last comment by A.Neck Dote, on Dec 15, 2012 at 3:56 pm | 3 comments | 3081 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

Is your Neighborhood Association helping?

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Original post made by member on Aug. 4, 2006
Last comment by Penny, on Aug 23, 2006 at 3:11 pm | 34 comments | 6348 Views
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