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ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

Stiff fines proposed for cell-phone violators

State Sen. Joe Simitian (D-Palo Alto) new "distracted-driving" bill would increase penalties for improper cell-phone use...

Original post made on Mar. 1, 2010
Last comment by RS, on Mar 3, 2010 at 11:25 pm | 22 comments | 1909 Views

ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

Saving your life vs. having a good hair day

Bike accident statistics are clear: Helmet-less, riders are 14 times more likely than those with helmets to die, according...

Original post made on Aug. 13, 2010
Last comment by Ken, on Aug 8, 2012 at 12:42 pm | 22 comments | 2669 Views

ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

Social, environmental advocate Mary Davey dies

Mary Davey, who divided her energies between supporting environmental and social causes, died Saturday evening at Stanford...

Original post made on Oct. 3, 2010
Last comment by Joel, on Oct 8, 2010 at 1:16 pm | 22 comments | 2497 Views

ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

Simitian calls Brown's budget a 'grown-up' plan

For years, state Sen. Joe Simitian has been repeating a budget mantra: "Spend less; collect more; do it now." Gov. Jerry...

Original post made on Jan. 12, 2011
Last comment by Paul, on Jan 18, 2011 at 9:54 am | 22 comments | 2022 Views

ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

Sunnyvale man struck, killed by train in Palo Alto

A 24-year-old man was killed at about 7:30 p.m. Monday evening (Feb. 28) when southbound Caltrain No. 284 struck him at the...

Original post made on Mar. 1, 2011
Last comment by Daily Post got it right, on Jul 8, 2011 at 9:03 am | 22 comments | 1633 Views

ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

Tax

Well, corporate income taxes in this country are one-third lower than they were in 2000—even though corporate profits are...

Original post made by Ted Rudow IIII, MA on Mar. 4, 2011
Last comment by Walter_E_Wallis, on Mar 10, 2011 at 6:59 pm | 22 comments | 1326 Views

ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

Caltrain votes to keep all 86 trains running

Caltrain will keep all of its 86 weekday trains running for the next year after the Peninsula Corridor Joint Powers Board...

Original post made on Apr. 21, 2011
Last comment by Kevin, on Apr 24, 2011 at 3:29 pm | 22 comments | 1812 Views

ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

Thousands of marijuana plants eradicated in San Mateo County

About $1.5 million of marijuana was eradicated from five grow sites found in isolated spots in San Mateo County through an...

Original post made on Oct. 4, 2011
Last comment by Walter_E_Wallis, on Oct 6, 2011 at 4:49 am | 22 comments | 1515 Views

ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

Wanted: Identity of man who lost camera at Super Bowl

A New York woman who was in Indianapolis on Sunday, Feb. 5, for the Super Bowl is trying to reunite a fellow football fan...

Original post made on Feb. 13, 2012
Last comment by MaryEllen, on Feb 15, 2012 at 8:43 pm | 22 comments | 1311 Views

ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

F29- Shut Down the Corporations National Day of Action

On January 1, 2012, Occupy Portland put forward a bold call to action to shut down corporations on leap day, Wednesday, February...

Original post made by Carol Brouillet on Feb. 22, 2012
Last comment by some guy, on Feb 25, 2012 at 11:15 am | 22 comments | 1279 Views

ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

Debate opinions?

I had another commitment, so I could not watch it. However, I got home about half and hour ago, and tuned into my favorite...

Original post made by anon. on Oct. 3, 2012
Last comment by Pepp, on Oct 5, 2012 at 9:10 am | 22 comments | 1268 Views

ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

Hundreds of guns collected at East Palo Alto buyback

It took less than three hours Saturday, Feb. 23, to collect 355 firearms at a three-city gun buyback event in East Palo Alto,...

Original post made on Feb. 25, 2013
Last comment by Adrian, on Feb 27, 2013 at 10:35 am | 22 comments | 1447 Views

ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

Why I Don't Take Public Transit ...

Look, I love the idea of a public transportation system where all of us can move about our city at a reasonable price, cutting...

Original post made by CrescentParkAnon. on Nov. 19, 2013
Last comment by Hmmm, on Nov 21, 2013 at 4:11 pm | 22 comments | 875 Views

ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

SamTrans cuts peak Palo Alto-San Francisco bus service

A series of sweeping, system-wide changes for SamTrans means that Palo Alto residents now must hop-scotch through bus transfers...

Original post made on Jan. 27, 2014
Last comment by jo g, on May 11, 2014 at 11:10 am | 22 comments | 6337 Views

ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

Stanford professor wins highest award in mathematics

A Stanford University professor today became the first woman to win the highest honor in mathematics. Maryam Mirzakhani was...

Original post made on Aug. 13, 2014
Last comment by Sea-Seelam Reddy, on Aug 14, 2014 at 10:53 pm | 22 comments | 3782 Views

AROUND TOWN

Dogs Off Leash in our Parks

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Original post made by Carol on Nov. 13, 2006
Last comment by Fido, on Dec 15, 2006 at 3:41 pm | 22 comments | 5544 Views

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Maybe I'm obsessed, but I don't think so...

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Original post made by fabravo on Feb. 2, 2007
Last comment by ashiko, on Apr 9, 2007 at 10:12 pm | 22 comments | 4558 Views

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Annoying police traps - what about folks who run lights???

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Original post made by td on Mar. 15, 2007
Last comment by Josh G, on Sep 9, 2010 at 7:44 pm | 22 comments | 5274 Views

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what the heck is that smell in the air today

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Original post made by Shannon on Apr. 7, 2007
Last comment by Paul Losch, on Apr 10, 2007 at 12:31 pm | 22 comments | 5718 Views

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Woman and child hit by vehicle on El Camino

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Original post made on Jul. 19, 2007
Last comment by Resident, on Jul 20, 2007 at 6:23 am | 22 comments | 4217 Views
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