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ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

Earth Day Idea: Save the Humans

Excellent essay by David Harsanyi in the Denver Post today: http://www.denverpost.com/harsanyi/ci_12193559 -------- Get...

Original post made by Jarred on Apr. 22, 2009
Last comment by Paul, on Apr 23, 2009 at 1:40 pm | 5 comments | 2164 Views

ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

The Underlying Premise of Obama's Health Insurance "Reform"

Ok, hot topic now, so here we go. Here is Peter Singer, "ethicist" of Princeton, in the NYT on Sunday. I say ethicist...

Original post made by Perspective on Jul. 22, 2009
Last comment by Perspective, on Jul 31, 2009 at 6:59 am | 28 comments | 2164 Views

ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

Schools hit by Lehman losses file claim

Twelve area school districts and the county superintendent of schools have taken the first official step toward filing a...

Original post made on Nov. 10, 2010
Last comment by Ban-"Derivatives", on Nov 10, 2010 at 2:00 pm | 2 comments | 2164 Views

ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

Motorcyclist dies in crash on Woodside Road

A 27-year-old San Francisco man was killed Friday on Woodside Road when his motorcycle collided with a car heading out of...

Original post made on Aug. 7, 2012
Last comment by Anon., on Aug 7, 2012 at 11:04 am | 1 comment | 2164 Views

AROUND TOWN

Fight at Opportunity Center lands one man in jail

An argument in the day room of Palo Alto's Opportunity Center Saturday night erupted into a physical attack involving a frying...

Original post made on Mar. 23, 2010
Last comment by david SHIPPEN, on Mar 27, 2010 at 11:50 am | 19 comments | 2164 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

Traffic, housing top list of citizen concerns

Traffic congestion and a dearth of affordable housing continue to frustrate Palo Alto residents, even as most of them continue...

Original post made on Feb. 1, 2013
Last comment by Bob , on Feb 1, 2013 at 5:09 pm | 4 comments | 2163 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

Anyone Hear Low Flying Jet Engines at Full Power Tonight?

Just now: Thought a crash was imminent! Lasted 30-45 seconds, very low and close. Lowest I have ever felt a Jet over...

Original post made by Midtown Man on Sep. 6, 2013
Last comment by Jetman, on Nov 5, 2013 at 10:26 pm | 7 comments | 2163 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Palo Alto school district eyes new gender-identity policy

The Palo Alto school board will discuss next week a new policy aimed at ensuring the protection of the rights of transgender...

Original post made on Nov. 6, 2015
Last comment by outsider, on Nov 9, 2015 at 12:15 pm | 20 comments | 2163 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

PUBLIC AGENDA: School board, budget update

The Palo Alto Unified School District Board of Education will hear a budget update, an assessment of how the district is...

Original post made on Oct. 12, 2009
There are no comments yet. 2163 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Former social worker sentenced to nine years for child sex abuse

A former San Mateo County social worker who oversaw the cases of East Palo Alto children was sentenced to nine years in prison...

Original post made on Apr. 13, 2016
Last comment by Breach of Trust, on Apr 13, 2016 at 12:21 pm | 1 comment | 2163 Views

SPORTS

Palo Alto Oaks split a doubleheader

It was a bad start, but good finish for the Palo Alto Oaks as they split their Western Baseball Association (Stan Musial...

Original post made on Jul. 13, 2009
Last comment by Local gurl, on Jul 13, 2009 at 2:57 pm | 1 comment | 2163 Views

SPORTS

Stanford back in middle of Pac-12 baseball race

Blandino is National Player of Week Stephen Piscotty and Brian Ragira each drove in two runs while Alex Blandino continued...

Original post made on Apr. 23, 2012
Last comment by John, on Apr 23, 2012 at 2:22 pm | 1 comment | 2163 Views

ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

Olympic hubris

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Original post made by ng on Aug. 12, 2008
Last comment by Peter S, on Aug 12, 2008 at 4:06 pm | 1 comment | 2163 Views

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Pat Buchanan: Obama Shares My Position on Iran

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Original post made by Samuel on Sep. 2, 2008
Last comment by Paul, on Sep 3, 2008 at 10:42 am | 2 comments | 2163 Views

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Obama's safety net: the TelePrompter

http://www.politico.com/news/stories/0309/19663.html If anyone cares to see how he goes off the rails, when his teleprompter...

Original post made by Gary on Mar. 6, 2009
Last comment by Marvin, on Mar 9, 2009 at 2:29 pm | 35 comments | 2163 Views

ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

Hey Bush, We DID Torture

Shrub asserted publicly when he was camping out at 1600 PENN that there was no torture under way. Public record, no dispute...

Original post made by A Boomer on Apr. 21, 2009
Last comment by Walter_E_Wallis, on Apr 22, 2009 at 3:47 am | 5 comments | 2163 Views

ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

Support oil companies that provide leadership on climate change

Support oil companies that provide leadership on climate change Valero Energy has started a fear campaign to try to get...

Original post made by Rwolf on Nov. 4, 2009
Last comment by Perspective, on Nov 12, 2009 at 2:37 pm | 19 comments | 2163 Views

ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

Stricter smoking ban closer in Menlo Park

Menlo Park crept a step closer to expanding its smoking ordinance. After debating a few tweaks to the language and grilling...

Original post made on Sep. 15, 2010
Last comment by Menlo Mom, on Sep 16, 2010 at 1:51 pm | 7 comments | 2163 Views

AROUND TOWN

Water board may scrap redistricting plan

After a flurry of opposition and a threatened lawsuit from the City of Gilroy, the Santa Clara Valley Water District agreed...

Original post made on May. 12, 2010
Last comment by waterboard?, on May 12, 2010 at 12:55 pm | 1 comment | 2163 Views

AROUND TOWN

Tap water may turn milky on the Peninsula

If Palo Alto residents notice their tap water turning white or milky in the coming month, it's not just their imagination...

Original post made on Dec. 2, 2011
Last comment by william, on Dec 26, 2011 at 2:40 pm | 10 comments | 2163 Views
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