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AROUND TOWN

HP drops suit against ex-CEO Mark Hurd, won't block his move to Oracle

Smart move by HP--WSJ reports that HP BoD they are focusing on internal candidates as a replacement, while Hurd makes...

Original post made by Sharon on Sep. 20, 2010
Last comment by Mrs Sharon, on Sep 21, 2010 at 4:47 pm | 4 comments | 1955 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

H-P Board Weighing CEO Ouster

WSJ "The board of Hewlett-Packard Co. is considering ousting Leo Apotheker as chief executive, according to people briefed...

Original post made by Sharon on Sep. 21, 2011
Last comment by Samuel, on Sep 24, 2011 at 11:20 am | 16 comments | 1597 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Peter Gleick stuns scientific community

This story is continuing and deepening - Gleick has already confessed to theft and fraud He is also suspected of forgery...

Original post made by Sharon on Feb. 21, 2012
Last comment by That User Name is already, on Feb 26, 2012 at 8:29 pm | 21 comments | 2170 Views

ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

Wlker and his Lt Govenor Win in Wisconsin

WSJ MADISON, Wis.—Wisconsin Gov. Scott Walker survived a recall election Tuesday, dealing a blow to organized labor, unsettling...

Original post made by Sharon on Jun. 5, 2012
Last comment by Debbie, on Jun 7, 2012 at 9:57 am | 24 comments | 1465 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Cannabis smoking 'permanently lowers IQ'

"Teenagers who regularly smoke cannabis are putting themselves at risk of permanently damaging their intelligence, according...

Original post made by Sharon on Aug. 27, 2012
Last comment by Anon., on Oct 8, 2012 at 8:30 pm | 20 comments | 1880 Views

AROUND TOWN

Ellen Pao told to clean out her office at Kleiner Perkins

About time. "Like many professional partnerships, Kleiner has an annual review process in place for its partners and...

Original post made by Sharon on Oct. 3, 2012
Last comment by Hmmm, on Oct 6, 2012 at 8:59 pm | 3 comments | 963 Views

ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

Good debate-good for America

Good VP debate tonight-both candidates are well qualified to be VP and potentially POTUS. A great team of candidates on...

Original post made by Sharon on Oct. 11, 2012
Last comment by Jan H., on Oct 12, 2012 at 6:49 pm | 4 comments | 1097 Views

ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

IRAQ - WAR CRIMES

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Original post made by Sharon Tong on Jul. 29, 2008
Last comment by The Russian, on Jul 31, 2008 at 5:52 pm | 17 comments | 2039 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Paly

I used to think that Palo Alto was a great place to raise my kids, now I am beginning to wonder. The bar is high here....

Original post made by Sharon Witte on Oct. 29, 2009
Last comment by Scrambled, on Nov 3, 2009 at 12:46 pm | 32 comments | 2267 Views

AROUND TOWN

Alma Plaza torn down

Alma Plaza is being demolished this week. Good riddance. But according to the Daily Post (which had a story and pictures...

Original post made by Sharpman on Apr. 28, 2010
There are no comments yet. 1538 Views

ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

Palin Ditches Bangs

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Original post made by She is Pretty Though on Oct. 8, 2008
Last comment by Walter_E_Wallis, on Oct 9, 2008 at 4:17 am | 9 comments | 1981 Views

ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

Palin believes if a woman is raped & becomes pregnant, she should be forced to have the rapist's baby

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Original post made by SHE'S AN EXTREMIST on Sep. 9, 2008
Last comment by TO RUTH, on Sep 10, 2008 at 6:51 am | 57 comments | 2213 Views

AROUND TOWN

Thank you for National Night Out

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Original post made by Shelby Valentine on Aug. 2, 2006
There are no comments yet. 4490 Views

ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

Prof. Beinen's "truthiness"

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Original post made by Sheree Roth on Sep. 8, 2006
Last comment by Marianne, on Sep 12, 2006 at 2:48 pm | 3 comments | 4613 Views

ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

Hell hath no fury....

Paula Broadwell got jealous, so now we lose a top level national resource in David Petraeus. I suggest, along with Diane...

Original post made by Sherry on Nov. 12, 2012
Last comment by Ducatigirl, on Nov 12, 2012 at 12:31 pm | 5 comments | 865 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

PAUSD parallels?

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Original post made by Shirley and Chesley Douglas on May. 15, 2007
Last comment by Palo alto mom, on May 22, 2007 at 6:44 pm | 7 comments | 3177 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

City employees exhorbitant salaries need to be cut down

City of Palo Alto 2009 gross salary data was recently published http://www.paloaltoonline.com/media/reports/1269449374.pdf I...

Original post made by Shocked on Apr. 1, 2010
Last comment by lifetime jobs?, on Apr 4, 2010 at 4:22 pm | 11 comments | 1948 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

PAMF parking garage vandalism

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Original post made by shocked and awed on Dec. 10, 2007
Last comment by Anamika, on Dec 13, 2007 at 2:59 pm | 15 comments | 3057 Views

BOOKS

Kindle not elibrary compatible!

I'm shocked to learn that my Kindle is incompatible with the elibrary software. Will Amazon ever support e library books?...

Original post made by shocked in Silicon Vallley on Mar. 13, 2011
Last comment by palo alto mom, on Sep 21, 2011 at 2:26 pm | 11 comments | 3095 Views

AROUND TOWN

Sears grand re-opening (?)

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Original post made by Shopper on Jun. 30, 2007
Last comment by bikes2work, on Dec 3, 2007 at 4:42 pm | 13 comments | 3614 Views
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