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AROUND TOWN

Apple vs. Google

There was a 4 page article in the New York Times last week about Palo Alto's most famous resident and his war with that company...

Original post made by Steve on Mar. 14, 2010
Last comment by Anon., on Mar 15, 2010 at 3:12 am | 1 comment | 1377 Views

ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

think twice before you buy an Apple iPhone or iPad

Those gadgets are made in Chinese sweatshops where suicides are rampant. One woman worker jumped off a factory building...

Original post made by Steve on Apr. 7, 2010
Last comment by iNeeds, on Apr 8, 2010 at 2:08 pm | 7 comments | 1703 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Israel hates Steve Jobs

Apple iPads are banned in Israel. At least 10 iPads have already been confiscated from Americans at Ben-Gurion International...

Original post made by Steve on Apr. 15, 2010
Last comment by The Real Sharon, on Apr 19, 2010 at 10:04 am | 16 comments | 2724 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Caltrain vs. car at Churchill Ave. this afternoon

The Mercury-News is reporting that Caltrain clipped a car at Churchill Ave. at 5:55pm this afternoon. Was that one of you? The...

Original post made by Steve on Apr. 15, 2010
Last comment by qq, on Apr 16, 2010 at 1:28 am | 2 comments | 1664 Views

AROUND TOWN

Steve Jobs says blame your neighbor for poor iphone signal reception

AT&T wants to put up more cellular antennas, but NIMBYs in the San Francisco Bay area are making each one a 3 year process....

Original post made by Steve on Aug. 13, 2010
Last comment by palo alto mom, on Aug 27, 2010 at 8:11 am | 19 comments | 2249 Views

ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

Why is Barack Obama allowing Libya to twist in the wind?

The Libyan people are being crushed under the relentless attacks from Quadaffi. A straight-forward air cover, from the beginning,...

Original post made by Steve on Apr. 29, 2011
Last comment by Gramps knows best!, on Oct 21, 2011 at 11:14 am | 44 comments | 1878 Views

AROUND TOWN

CNN compares Palo Alto's two most famous residents

And the younger one comes up lacking. CNN report: http://www.cnn.com/2011/TECH/innovation/07/07/zuckerberg.facebook.presentation/...

Original post made by Steve on Jul. 7, 2011
Last comment by Hmmm, on Jul 10, 2011 at 3:00 pm | 4 comments | 1631 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Palo Alto airport plane crash today

CBS radio is reporting that a small plane crashed near the Palo Alto airport this morning. No injuries....

Original post made by Steve on Aug. 23, 2011
There are no comments yet. 829 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

Emily Harrison to become Santa Clara County deputy executive

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Original post made by Steve Broadbent on Apr. 10, 2008
Last comment by Resident, on Apr 27, 2008 at 2:58 am | 17 comments | 3254 Views

AROUND TOWN

Looking for a dear frined named Syl Pascale Formerly of NY.

If anyone knows of my friend Syl Pascale..avid runner and cyclist. have him e mail at justfind1@aol.com my name is Steve...

Original post made by steve didonato on Mar. 10, 2012
Last comment by courtw, on Mar 12, 2012 at 12:34 pm | 3 comments | 909 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

Time to Ban Ms Diamond?

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Original post made by Steve Evans on Aug. 31, 2006
Last comment by Anonymous, on Sep 10, 2007 at 9:38 pm | 42 comments | 5203 Views

ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

RNC fails to light the fire for conservatives

Think of past conventions and recent political tidal waves or sea changes: - Sarah Palin igniting the crowd in 2008 ...

Original post made by Steve Mills on Aug. 30, 2012
There are no comments yet. 808 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

ClimateOne zings PA on housing

From the March 22 ClimateOne podcast. Gabriel Metcalf, the Executive Director of San Francisco Planning and Urban Research...

Original post made by Steve Raney on Mar. 28, 2013
Last comment by as is, on Apr 2, 2013 at 8:23 am | 16 comments | 910 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

Modern “Design Sprints” for the climate/housing impasse

Elite portions of the Bay Area (Palo Alto, Menlo Park, Pleasanton, and Marin County) adopt many leading-edge green policies...

Original post made by Steve Raney on Apr. 15, 2013
There are no comments yet. 642 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

Brainstorm for downtown residential spillover parking

I wonder if there may be a politically viable way to bring Parking Panda ("rent your San Francisco driveway parking space...

Original post made by Steve Raney on Aug. 15, 2013
Last comment by Steve Raney, on Aug 19, 2013 at 8:55 pm | 5 comments | 928 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

eliminate 6,000 cars from Stanford Research Park

For: Dec 9 City Council TDM (trip reduction) Study Session Dear Council and Planning Commission, Topic: Research Park...

Original post made by Steve Raney on Dec. 9, 2013
Last comment by resident 1, on Dec 10, 2013 at 11:39 am | 1 comment | 511 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

Add pay-by-phone parking to downtown RPPP

This is a simple-to-implement variation on the Downtown Residential Parking Permit Program (RPPP) concept (http://www.paloaltoonline.com/news/2013/10/04/analysis-city-scrambles-for-...

Original post made by Steve Raney on Dec. 10, 2013
Last comment by Steve Raney, on Dec 11, 2013 at 8:37 am | 2 comments | 861 Views

ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

What Silicon Valley Might Look Like If All of Its Employees Actually Lived There

20 to 50-story apartment/condo towers Article from Atlantic Cities: http://www.theatlanticcities.com/housing/2014/02/heres-what-it-would-look-if-all-silicon-valleys-employees-act...

Original post made by Steve Raney on Feb. 19, 2014
Last comment by resident 1, on Mar 5, 2014 at 2:26 pm | 12 comments | 580 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Missing Cat

We are missing a cat, Grover, an orange and white neutered male. He has not been seen since Wednesday, May 30th. Please call...

Original post made by Steve Rutledge on Jun. 4, 2012
Last comment by Nora Charles, on Jun 4, 2012 at 11:27 pm | 1 comment | 756 Views

AROUND TOWN

Stevenson House Seniors Collect Over 100 Lbs. of Food for Downtown Food Closet

Senior residents at Stevenson House recently held a food drive for the holidays. More than 120 residents participated, donating...

Original post made by Stevenson House Senior Living on Dec. 24, 2012
Last comment by resident, on Dec 24, 2012 at 7:37 pm | 1 comment | 1403 Views
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