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ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

Email and Gmail

Does Google keep and process content of all mail from a gmail account? I'm thinking of opening an account but am timid. It...

Original post made by Timid on Aug. 4, 2011
Last comment by a non moose, on Aug 5, 2011 at 10:14 am | 6 comments | 968 Views

ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

East Palo Alto re-opens Woodland Ave. after flood repairs

Residents of a flood-prone neighborhood in East Palo Alto can rest easier now that the first phase of repairs to the San...

Original post made on Jun. 18, 2013
Last comment by Another neighbor, on Jun 19, 2013 at 8:10 pm | 2 comments | 968 Views

AROUND TOWN

Grand jury knocks Woodside building-permit process

The town of Woodside’s building-permit process came in for criticism Tuesday from the San Mateo County civil grand jury,...

Original post made on Jan. 20, 2012
Last comment by Keely Thomas-Moore, on Jan 20, 2012 at 3:29 pm | 1 comment | 968 Views

AROUND TOWN

What The FBI Had On Steve Jobs

The Wall Street Journal obtained a copy of the secret Bush-era FBI file on Steve Jobs: http://blogs.wsj.com/digits/2012/02/09/what-the-fbi-had-on-steve-jobs/...

Original post made by s on Feb. 9, 2012
Last comment by s, on Feb 9, 2012 at 10:34 pm | 4 comments | 968 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

Palo Alto's largest union agrees to pay freeze

With fiscal deficits looming on Palo Alto's horizon, pay freezes have become the new normal for the city's largest workers...

Original post made on Jul. 26, 2011
Last comment by Michael, on Jul 27, 2011 at 9:10 am | 5 comments | 967 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

It takes a family…and a village, to raise a child

We know it takes a village to raise a child but what does that village look like? How can we incorporate the Developmental...

Original post made by terryg on Oct. 14, 2011
There are no comments yet. 967 Views

AROUND TOWN

What's with the motorcade?

Exceptionally large motorcade closed Oregon-Page Mill around 6 pm. Anyone know?...

Original post made by oregon/page mill on Mar. 5, 2012
Last comment by anon, on Mar 6, 2012 at 12:48 pm | 3 comments | 967 Views

AROUND TOWN

Menlo Park police shoot puppy

There's a story on the front page of the Palo Alto Daily Post this morning (7/11) about the Menlo Park police department...

Original post made by m2 on Jul. 11, 2012
Last comment by Hmmm, on Jul 15, 2012 at 8:21 pm | 6 comments | 967 Views

AROUND TOWN

Meteor spotted Friday likely unrelated to Russia's

Bay Area stargazers caught a glimpse of a meteor over the Peninsula Friday night, Feb. 15, but it probably wasn't related...

Original post made on Feb. 16, 2013
Last comment by Resident, on Feb 19, 2013 at 3:17 pm | 6 comments | 967 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

New Gunn counseling survey suggests higher satisfaction level

A new survey of students at Gunn High School suggests possible improvement in satisfaction levels with the school's guidance...

Original post made on Apr. 6, 2013
Last comment by Ty Tan, on Apr 8, 2013 at 2:51 pm | 11 comments | 966 Views

ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

Missing 5-year-old girl found near Woodside hills

A 5-year-old girl who disappeared from a family outing in San Mateo County was found Saturday night nearly four hours after...

Original post made on Oct. 3, 2011
Last comment by Walter_E_Wallis, on Oct 11, 2011 at 1:52 pm | 2 comments | 966 Views

ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

National Polls: Skewed and unskewed

Looks like the biggest winner last night, after Obama, was Nate Silver and the composite poll blogs. Biggest losers? Karl...

Original post made by Gary on Nov. 7, 2012
Last comment by Ducatigirl, on Nov 7, 2012 at 2:49 pm | 1 comment | 966 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

Palo Alto is fast becoming a dormitory town.

We have lost the bowling alley. There is disrespect for those who would have liked to preserve it. Borders is now closed...

Original post made by Resident on Oct. 5, 2011
Last comment by Resident, on Oct 14, 2011 at 6:05 pm | 4 comments | 965 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

Guest Opinion: Even without housing, Gateway offers many benefits

After eight public hearings with few opposing speakers, we believe the Gateway project, a transit-oriented development with...

Original post made on May. 3, 2012
Last comment by curmudgeon, on May 4, 2012 at 11:46 am | 5 comments | 965 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

Palo Alto allocates $167K to study Newell Bridge Replacement

Maybe this 112 year old structure should just disappear. http://www.mercurynews.com/peninsula/ci_23351497/palo-alto-consider-studying-other-options-newell-road...

Original post made by Anonymous on May. 30, 2013
Last comment by Hmmm, on Jun 9, 2013 at 4:13 pm | 32 comments | 965 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

Venting Some Really Bad Ideas

I just thought I would vent a few local things that I think were and are some really bad ideas. Some we can still stop. Some...

Original post made by Carol Gilbert on Sep. 15, 2013
Last comment by stopped reading , on Sep 16, 2013 at 9:56 am | 1 comment | 965 Views

SPORTS

SHP's Howe swims well at Arena GP meet

Sacred Heart Prep junior Ally Howe went from being a big fish in a small pond to quite the opposite, yet held her own during...

Original post made on Apr. 16, 2013
Last comment by Trish, on Apr 16, 2013 at 1:12 pm | 1 comment | 965 Views

ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

State Department admits it knew Libya attack was terrorism

Despite statements after the September 11 killings of four American diplomats that the attack was related to an incendiary...

Original post made by Jarred on Oct. 9, 2012
Last comment by Jan H., on Oct 11, 2012 at 6:22 pm | 10 comments | 965 Views

AROUND TOWN

Why your help is needed to keep local journalism strong

Thomas Jefferson might well sound the alarm today about profound changes underway in the media business, ranging from the...

Original post made on Jul. 2, 2011
Last comment by advertising, on Jul 2, 2011 at 4:14 pm | 4 comments | 965 Views

AROUND TOWN

Palo Alto Bowl: Heart-to-Heart, Person-to-Person Conversation With Mayor Espinoza...

Do you love the Palo Alto Bowl? Are you free at 2 pm on Friday, September 9th? Wherever you are, we want "you" at Palo...

Original post made by Daniel Mart on Sep. 5, 2011
Last comment by svatoid, on Sep 6, 2011 at 11:31 am | 2 comments | 965 Views
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