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ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

is Romney a WIMP?

The cover of this week's Newsweek magazine says "Romney: The Wimp Factor, Is he just too insecure to be president?". Is...

Original post made by wimp on Jul. 29, 2012
Last comment by Gene, on Jul 29, 2012 at 1:23 pm | 4 comments | 878 Views

ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

East Palo Alto construction worker dies after fall

A construction worker who died after a fall at a home under construction has been identified as Jose Plancarte, 51, of East...

Original post made on Dec. 28, 2012
Last comment by roberto garcia, on Dec 30, 2012 at 7:53 pm | 5 comments | 878 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Man arrested for East Palo Alto stabbing

A 34-year-old man in East Palo Alto was injured in a stabbing at an apartment complex early Sunday morning, Jan. 13, police...

Original post made on Jan. 13, 2013
Last comment by Hmmm, on Jan 13, 2013 at 5:20 pm | 3 comments | 878 Views

AROUND TOWN

HP to eliminate 2,000 more jobs

Silicon Valley computer and printer giant HP will cut about 2,000 more jobs than previously announced, according to a Sept....

Original post made on Sep. 11, 2012
Last comment by Megs cap gains, on Sep 11, 2012 at 10:56 am | 2 comments | 877 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

please slow down when driving in the rain

Sections of both Hwy 101 and Hwy 280 were closed this morning due to serious car crashes. Please folks, slow down when the...

Original post made by reckless driving is not an accident on Dec. 17, 2012
Last comment by Hmmm, on Dec 17, 2012 at 7:41 pm | 2 comments | 877 Views

ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

What's with 101S bumper-to-bumper?

It was backed up last night, backed-up this morning, and backed up now. I cancelled my trips so I never got to the root of...

Original post made by Palo Alto Native on Sep. 21, 2013
Last comment by Driver, on Sep 22, 2013 at 7:46 am | 11 comments | 877 Views

AROUND TOWN

Energy conservation with style

Insulation, airtight window frames, solar power and a heat-recovery ventilation system helped Clarum Homes earn its first...

Original post made on Jul. 26, 2011
Last comment by Walter_E_Wallis, on Jul 27, 2011 at 5:04 am | 2 comments | 876 Views

AROUND TOWN

Councilman Schmid recovering from heart surgery

Palo Alto City Councilman Greg Schmid is in recovery mode after undergoing an unplanned coronary bypass surgery at Sequoia...

Original post made on Oct. 5, 2012
Last comment by stephen levy, on Oct 6, 2012 at 5:54 pm | 3 comments | 876 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Feds sue Meg Whitman for fraud and conspiracy

Meg is currently CEO of a large Palo Alto company, but is accused of crimes with a previous company. Mercury-News report:...

Original post made by talk to Meg on Nov. 17, 2012
Last comment by Ducatigirl, on Nov 17, 2012 at 2:41 pm | 3 comments | 876 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

Greg Scharff's surge to the top

To most Palo Alto residents, Greg Scharff was a political wild card in 2009, the year he decided to run for City Council. Read...

Original post made on Jan. 11, 2013
Last comment by Jeremy Loski, on Jan 12, 2013 at 10:48 am | 2 comments | 876 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Editorial: Hopeful first reactions on new school calendar

While half-way into the first year of a new school calendar is too soon to make any definitive conclusions, a just-completed...

Original post made on Apr. 12, 2013
Last comment by Crescent Park Dad, on Apr 15, 2013 at 10:19 am | 16 comments | 876 Views

ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

Here is an opportunity to do good. Fistula Foundation

This organization helps girls and women after they have been raped, brutalized or impregnated at 10 or older and suffer...

Original post made by Alice Smith on Sep. 8, 2011
There are no comments yet. 875 Views

AROUND TOWN

Mitchell Park Riot (?)

Anyone know what is happening at Mitchell Park? Lots of police and fire. ...

Original post made by David on Jul. 13, 2012
Last comment by David, on Jul 13, 2012 at 9:36 pm | 2 comments | 875 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

Will this year be a non-election year for city and PAUSD?

It is beginning to sound like we will have less candidates than vacancies on our city council and PAUSD? If this...

Original post made by Resident on Jul. 18, 2012
Last comment by Resident, on Jul 26, 2012 at 11:31 am | 6 comments | 875 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Woodside: Man fled to neighbor's after attack

A Woodside man fled into a neighbor's house after he was attacked with a shovel Wednesday afternoon. The suspect was later...

Original post made on Dec. 13, 2012
Last comment by Maria, on Dec 14, 2012 at 1:49 am | 10 comments | 875 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Tech Savvy Students Hold One-on-One Tutoring Sessions for Moldaw Residents

High school students from Los Altos, Palo Alto, Menlo Park and Atherton were among a group of tech savvy teenagers who volunteered...

Original post made by lew697 on Jan. 30, 2013
Last comment by big, on Feb 16, 2013 at 10:06 pm | 2 comments | 875 Views

SPORTS

Menlo boys tennis advances to CCS semifinals

==B Monday's prep roundup== The top-seeded Menlo School boys' tennis team took another big step toward defending its title...

Original post made on May. 8, 2013
Last comment by Grammar Guy, on May 8, 2013 at 10:25 am | 1 comment | 875 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

9/11 What it means to our kids.

All the talk, remembrances and special events that are happening this weekend are aimed at those of us old enough to remember...

Original post made by Parent on Sep. 9, 2011
Last comment by Ken, on Sep 9, 2011 at 2:21 pm | 2 comments | 874 Views

AROUND TOWN

Steve Young's birthday at Stanford Shopping Center

If you are a intellectual snob who enjoys complaining, ignore this posting. http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=pjNwjtHVxKs&feature=player_embedded# ...

Original post made by PA Native on Oct. 11, 2011
Last comment by george, on Oct 12, 2011 at 10:26 pm | 2 comments | 874 Views

ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

Police, DA to step up DUI arrests with $161K grant

The Santa Clara County District Attorney's Office has been awarded a traffic-safety grant to enhance an anti-DUI program...

Original post made on Dec. 29, 2011
Last comment by Gunn Class of '67, on Dec 31, 2011 at 7:31 pm | 12 comments | 874 Views
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