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ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

Will U.S. financial woes lead to new world order?

The Chinese curse" may you live in interesting times" may be coming true--we will find out at the G20 meeting this week. "the...

Original post made by Sharon on Mar. 29, 2009
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ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

How to stop laughing?

How does one stop from laughing at inappropriate times? ...

Original post made by Hyena on Apr. 26, 2009
Last comment by Walter_E_Wallis, on Apr 27, 2009 at 4:35 am | 2 comments | 2023 Views

ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

Menlo Park precious metals dealer Robert Mish interviewed

Mish International (located in Menlo Park) owner Robert Mish was recently interviewed for his thoughts on the physical gold...

Original post made by Chris Zaharias on Mar. 9, 2012
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AROUND TOWN

Gunn girls (28-0) reach first CCS basketball finale

The Gunn girls' basketball team accomplished a lot with a big 46-35 victory over Presentation in the Central Coast Section...

Original post made on Apr. 13, 2009
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AROUND TOWN

Mountain lion spotted on Portola Valley deck

A mountain lion was spotted on the deck of a home in San Mateo County's Portola Valley area early Sunday morning, according...

Original post made on Apr. 27, 2010
Last comment by A Noun Ea Mus, on Apr 29, 2010 at 11:11 am | 9 comments | 2023 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

Residents skip out on Palo Alto budget meeting

Closing a $10 million budget gap may prove easier for Palo Alto officials than getting residents to take interest in the...

Original post made on Apr. 30, 2009
Last comment by Douglas Moran, on May 1, 2009 at 6:06 pm | 9 comments | 2022 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

Jumbo home OK'd by Palo Alto planners

Weeks after Palo Alto's planning commissioners rejected setting maximum sizes for new houses in the foothills, they found...

Original post made on Mar. 28, 2010
Last comment by joe, on Mar 28, 2010 at 6:30 pm | 2 comments | 2022 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Silicon Valley girls capture medals in China math olympiad

Congratulations to all the participants, including Paly's Lynnelle Ye who won a gold medal! http://www.mercurynews.com/ci_15764708...

Original post made by congratulations on Aug. 12, 2010
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CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Zumot challenges constitutionality of bail law

An attorney for accused murderer Bulos "Paul" Zumot argued on Friday in Santa Clara Superior Court that a county statute...

Original post made on Jan. 30, 2010
Last comment by just thinkin', on Mar 23, 2011 at 2:09 pm | 14 comments | 2022 Views

SPORTS

Paly girls make history with second state volleyball title

The Palo Alto girls' volleyball squad became the first team in school history to win back-to-back state titles by outlasting...

Original post made on Dec. 3, 2011
Last comment by Viking VB Fan, on Dec 5, 2011 at 1:39 pm | 5 comments | 2022 Views

ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

Anyone go to a Tea Party today?

Did anyone go to a Tea Party today? I did, the one in Sacramento. Biggest rally I've ever seen on the State Capital. There...

Original post made by Outside Observer on Apr. 15, 2009
Last comment by Anonymous, on Apr 16, 2009 at 11:27 am | 4 comments | 2022 Views

ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

Local fund seeks Haiti quake relief donations

The Irene S. Scully Fund, a donor-advised fund of Silicon Valley Community Foundation in Mountain View, will provide up to...

Original post made on Jan. 14, 2010
Last comment by Sharon, on Jan 15, 2010 at 7:30 pm | 3 comments | 2022 Views

ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

Election meetings are upcoming -- and online

Two free, public "Pros & Cons" meetings covering the state propositions and local measures on the Nov. 2 ballot will be held...

Original post made on Oct. 9, 2010
Last comment by pat, on Oct 9, 2010 at 8:20 pm | 1 comment | 2022 Views

ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

Moving face-to-face work online

Today video conferencing is used for everything from music instruction to teletherapy. Read the full story here http://www.paloaltoonline.com/news/show_story.php?id=22106...

Original post made on Aug. 10, 2011
Last comment by Walter_E_Wallis, on Aug 11, 2011 at 8:59 am | 2 comments | 2022 Views

AROUND TOWN

'Community Heroes' honored today at luncheon

Carl Guardino, president and CEO of the Silicon Valley Leadership Group, and Adrienne J. Tissier, a member of the San Mateo...

Original post made on Apr. 24, 2009
Last comment by Tim, on Apr 24, 2009 at 11:44 pm | 2 comments | 2022 Views

AROUND TOWN

Moving of Edgewood Plaza buildings approved

The proposed redevelopment of Edgewood Plaza Shopping Center took another step forward Wednesday morning. Members of the...

Original post made on Oct. 19, 2011
Last comment by Anon., on Oct 21, 2011 at 1:02 am | 22 comments | 2022 Views

AROUND TOWN

Health care providers gear up for influx

While Congress is sure to continue its political fisticuffs over the U.S. Supreme Court's ruling to uphold the Patient Protection...

Original post made on Jun. 30, 2012
Last comment by answers, on Jul 3, 2012 at 4:32 pm | 25 comments | 2022 Views

AROUND TOWN

Legal demand shuts down Edgewood Eats

A popular Palo Alto food-truck event that helped revive a defunct, Embarcadero Road shopping center has hit the skids, just...

Original post made on Apr. 20, 2013
Last comment by lindaloo, on Apr 26, 2013 at 2:06 pm | 4 comments | 2022 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

City planning 2 projects on same street.

Vernon Terrace is having road construction one side of the street, while on the other side the utilities are having tree...

Original post made by Resident on Nov. 10, 2008
Last comment by solon, on Nov 10, 2008 at 7:26 pm | 1 comment | 2021 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

Stanford posts biggest-ever investment loss

Poor investment results at Stanford University have led to more than 400 staff layoffs, a campus-wide salary freeze, program...

Original post made on Sep. 23, 2009
Last comment by susie, on Oct 6, 2009 at 10:14 am | 14 comments | 2021 Views
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