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ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

Palin's Troopergate = Nixon's Watergate

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Original post made by Palin Watcher on Sep. 24, 2008
Last comment by Walter_E_Wallis, on Sep 24, 2008 at 4:07 pm | 2 comments | 2103 Views

ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

Germany takes hot seat as Europe falls into the abyss

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Original post made by James V on Oct. 6, 2008
Last comment by James V, on Oct 6, 2008 at 12:32 pm | 3 comments | 2103 Views

ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

What if?

If both Bush and Cheney were to resign their offices one hour before the Inauguration, Nancy Pelosi would become, for one...

Original post made by Walter_E_Wallis on Jan. 10, 2009
Last comment by Walter_E_Wallis, on Jan 11, 2009 at 5:08 am | 5 comments | 2103 Views

ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

"This Boomer isn't going to Apologize"

Wonderful essay by Stephen Moore, Senior Economics writer for the Wall Street Journal, entitled "This Boomer isn't going...

Original post made by Perspective on Jun. 19, 2009
Last comment by Perspective, on Jun 23, 2009 at 9:32 am | 4 comments | 2103 Views

ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

Court rules against Stanford in patent case

Monday's Supreme Court ruling in a patent ownership case is a blow to federally sponsored research in universities, according...

Original post made on Jun. 7, 2011
Last comment by Matt, on Jun 10, 2011 at 9:28 am | 8 comments | 2103 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

City halts work on Cal Ave tree planting and streetscape plan pending public meetings

Just discovered a press release posted yesterday on the City web site, following up on the City Manager's remarks at the...

Original post made by friend of trees and Cal Ave on Sep. 26, 2009
Last comment by Mama, on Oct 2, 2009 at 8:09 am | 15 comments | 2102 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

Police: Outrage over homicides leads to tips

After decades of adhering to a "no-snitch" culture, East Palo Alto residents are coming forward with tips about recent murders...

Original post made on Jul. 29, 2011
Last comment by Sue Dremann, on Jul 29, 2011 at 2:55 pm | 10 comments | 2102 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

Ford to open research lab in Palo Alto

Ford Motor Company plans to open a research lab in Palo Alto, a facility that the company says will be its "first-ever dedicated...

Original post made on Jan. 6, 2012
Last comment by Walter_E_Wallis, on Jan 10, 2012 at 6:16 am | 16 comments | 2102 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Obama tells kids to stay in school - who saw it?

As a very unscientific survey, my high school senior did not see this at school and doesn't know of anyone at school who...

Original post made by Paly Parent on Sep. 8, 2009
Last comment by Bru, on Sep 10, 2009 at 5:47 pm | 27 comments | 2102 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Homework, counseling on crowded agenda

Homework policy, graduation requirements, high school counseling and possible school budget cuts crowd tonight's agenda of...

Original post made on May. 22, 2012
Last comment by Mom, on May 24, 2012 at 6:47 am | 5 comments | 2102 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Local teens make video tutorials for fellow students in 'Club Academia'

A group of Gunn High School students is meeting daily this summer to create academic tutorial videos and boost their new...

Original post made on Jun. 21, 2013
Last comment by LD student parent, on Jun 21, 2013 at 2:02 pm | 2 comments | 2102 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

US soldier faces death penalty for war crimes in Iraq

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Original post made by Cheney on May. 8, 2009
There are no comments yet. 2102 Views

SPORTS

Wake Forest deflates Cardinal with late TD

The Stanford football team has seen these games get away before, and was insistent it would not happen again. The Cardinal...

Original post made on Sep. 12, 2009
Last comment by Luckfan, on Sep 12, 2009 at 9:54 pm | 1 comment | 2102 Views

SPORTS

Palo Alto girls and boys maintain their grips on first

Having to play games and matches at Los Gatos High often have been upsetting to Palo Alto teams, which have seen dreams die...

Original post made on Jan. 27, 2011
Last comment by #1 Mommy, on Jan 31, 2011 at 11:25 am | 3 comments | 2102 Views

ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

How to express support for Newtown families

The Postal Service in Newtown, Conn., has set up a post office box for cards and letters of support for shooting victim families,...

Original post made on Dec. 19, 2012
Last comment by Sharon, on Dec 20, 2012 at 7:25 pm | 9 comments | 2102 Views

AROUND TOWN

Education, environmental advocates win Tall Tree Awards

Palo Alto's 2009 Tall Tree Awards, announced today (Friday), will honor community activist Carolyn Tucher, environmental...

Original post made on Feb. 6, 2009
Last comment by Robin Robinson, on Feb 6, 2009 at 12:23 pm | 1 comment | 2102 Views

AROUND TOWN

Manager's house?

So the council is going to dip back into the housing market for our new manager. I suggest, instead, that a portion of the...

Original post made by Walter_E_Wallis on Mar. 6, 2009
Last comment by Walter_E_Wallis, on Mar 7, 2009 at 6:03 pm | 18 comments | 2102 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Paly choir chosen for national choral festival

Palo Alto High School's Concert Choir has been chosen as one of 12 high school groups from across the country to take part...

Original post made on Jan. 21, 2010
Last comment by Inez, on Feb 1, 2010 at 11:09 am | 2 comments | 2101 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Some city leaders denounce chief's comments

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Original post made on Oct. 31, 2008
Last comment by workingmom, on Nov 1, 2008 at 7:26 am | 3 comments | 2101 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

3 strikes law for DUIs?

State Senator Leland Yee from San Mateo is proposing a 3 strikes law for DUI convictions. Is this a nanny law or a public...

Original post made by Bill on Nov. 8, 2009
Last comment by Bill, on Nov 8, 2009 at 11:31 am | 3 comments | 2101 Views
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