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ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

International Rescue Committee

How the IRC Works IRC or the International Rescue Committee founded at Albert Einsteinís request in 1933. The organizationís...

Original post made by JasonBuzi on Feb. 28, 2013
There are no comments yet. 1458 Views

AROUND TOWN

What alternative sources of high speed internet do you use?

I am tired of my $150 plus bill for cable, telephone and internet from our local cable provider and want to get rid of them....

Original post made by jass on Apr. 10, 2011
Last comment by Resident, on Apr 11, 2011 at 12:16 am | 2 comments | 1530 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Why Is Crime Ignored in Palo Alto?

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Original post made by Jay on Jan. 18, 2007
Last comment by member, on Apr 13, 2010 at 12:55 pm | 19 comments | 6051 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

FACEBOOK IPO makes it hard for startups

This Facebook IPO disaster is indirectly a disaster for start-ups in the valley wanting to IPO soon. It was insanely...

Original post made by jb on May. 22, 2012
Last comment by Eileen Wright, on May 23, 2012 at 10:33 am | 4 comments | 1497 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

The Special Education Epidemic

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Original post made by jd on Jun. 16, 2008
Last comment by Jackie, on Jun 23, 2008 at 1:40 am | 1 comment | 2281 Views

ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

Jerry Brown Education Policy - Serious Disaster

While thousands of motivated California high school students are turned away from the University of California System, one...

Original post made by JD on Oct. 24, 2010
Last comment by JD, on Oct 25, 2010 at 10:18 pm | 5 comments | 1574 Views

ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

Afghanistani's dictating our laws should be

Afghanistan is telling us what our laws should be......... Around 1,000 people blocked the main highway from Kabul to...

Original post made by JD on Apr. 3, 2011
Last comment by curmudgeon, on Apr 7, 2011 at 3:22 pm | 11 comments | 1587 Views

ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

Time to de-rail Governor Moonbeam

Governor Moonbeam is back...touting the virtues of the Central Valley Water Canal - an environmental disaster spear-headed...

Original post made by JD on Jan. 18, 2012
Last comment by BS, on Jan 21, 2012 at 10:09 am | 7 comments | 1197 Views

ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

UC system is suck

UC system is our high education system in California. All Californian tax payers pay their money to the state. UC gets the...

Original post made by Jean on Aug. 27, 2009
Last comment by Walter_E_Wallis, on Aug 29, 2009 at 3:49 am | 6 comments | 1663 Views

AROUND TOWN

digital tv - Who has it now?

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Original post made by jean on Jul. 15, 2008
Last comment by Jillian, on Aug 26, 2008 at 11:48 am | 6 comments | 2547 Views

AROUND TOWN

Thanks for the Market!

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Original post made by Jean Forte on Jun. 3, 2007
Last comment by Cathy, on Jun 5, 2007 at 10:59 am | 7 comments | 3271 Views

AROUND TOWN

Heritage redwoods cut without notice at Fairmeadow School?

Over the Spring Break 2012, a huge "twin" redwood was cut down despite being behind a protective fence complete with...

Original post made by Jean M. on Apr. 9, 2012
Last comment by Maria, on Apr 15, 2012 at 11:03 pm | 35 comments | 4858 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Dr. Newman Walker Dies

Very sadly the Palo Alto Daily News reports that Dr. Newman Walker has died. Many long time residents of Palo Alto will...

Original post made by Jean Wilcox on Feb. 6, 2009
Last comment by Jean Wilcox, on Feb 10, 2009 at 7:41 am | 1 comment | 2947 Views

ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

New Zealand Earthquake

Last week I returned from a 10 day vacation with relatives in Christchurch, New Zealand. This is such a lovely City, the...

Original post made by Jean Wilcox on Feb. 22, 2011
Last comment by Lois, on Feb 27, 2011 at 10:57 am | 3 comments | 1373 Views

AROUND TOWN

Incident at Charleston train crossing Tuesday night?

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Original post made by Jean Z on Sep. 24, 2008
Last comment by Mayfield Child, on Sep 27, 2008 at 7:08 pm | 1 comment | 2155 Views

ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

Poor software in HP laptop

I have an HP laptop which came with a bad audio driver. HP has helped me reinstall the OS, and the bad driver, but since...

Original post made by Jean Znidarsic on Aug. 26, 2011
Last comment by Anon, on Aug 27, 2011 at 3:42 pm | 3 comments | 1063 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

Detective ignored DA's advice

Another paper has a cover story that the DA requested PAPD to perform a complete audit of the Children's theater, as the...

Original post made by Jean, a thetaer parent on Jun. 8, 2009
There are no comments yet. 1670 Views

SPORTS

MP Strikers Tryouts Slated For December 13th & 14th

MP Strikers FC will be holding tryouts for all interested soccer players U8-U12 on Saturday, December 13th and Sunday, December...

Original post made by Jeanine Morgan on Nov. 12, 2008
There are no comments yet. 2331 Views

AROUND TOWN

Briones House

I want to respond to a bit of downputting of the National Trust for Historic Preservation's choosing the Juana Briones house...

Original post made by Jeanne McDonnell on May. 21, 2010
Last comment by Paul, on May 22, 2010 at 6:44 pm | 5 comments | 1649 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

Library Use Continues to Climb

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Original post made by Jeff on Sep. 18, 2008
Last comment by SavE THE LIBRARY - YES ON "N", on Sep 18, 2008 at 4:27 pm | 35 comments | 2157 Views
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