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ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

Silicon Valley's year: 'amazing' but with 'perils'

Joint Venture Silicon Valley's annual economic study found that 2015 was a year of record-breaking growth and prosperity,...

Original post made on Feb. 11, 2016
Last comment by Ed Barbar, on Feb 12, 2016 at 8:06 pm | 44 comments | 78723 Views

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Wilbur Junior High

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Original post made by Andrew L. Freedman on Mar. 3, 2008
Last comment by Mark Baugh, on Aug 3, 2016 at 2:53 pm | 44 comments | 255464 Views

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New signs confirm that TJs is coming to Town & Country

Have you seen the new signs at Town & Country Village? Gone are the old reader boards, icons since the 1950's. The new...

Original post made by Carol Garsten on Nov. 14, 2008
Last comment by Paly Parent, on Nov 20, 2008 at 12:55 pm | 44 comments | 3566 Views

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Med students work to help gay patients

Four Stanford University medical students are attempting to make things easier for gay, lesbian, transsexual and bisexual...

Original post made on Mar. 13, 2009
Last comment by Sharon, on Mar 22, 2009 at 12:36 pm | 44 comments | 2959 Views

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Could a tunnel bring Palo Alto together?

California's high-speed-rail project could offer Palo Alto and its neighboring cities a rare opportunity to revitalize their...

Original post made on Oct. 5, 2009
Last comment by Skeptic, on Oct 8, 2009 at 10:04 am | 44 comments | 5389 Views

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47 Bay Area residents fail to Spare the Air

The Bay Area Air Quality Management District recorded 47 potential violations of the regional no-burn restriction on Christmas...

Original post made on Dec. 29, 2009
Last comment by momdoc, on Oct 17, 2010 at 4:54 pm | 44 comments | 3289 Views

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Palo Alto may break 50-foot barrier for buildings

Palo Alto, a city with a history of opposing high-rise developments and promoting the small, eclectic neighborhoods, is now...

Original post made on May. 14, 2010
Last comment by TimH, on May 22, 2010 at 10:28 am | 44 comments | 3267 Views

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Full security locks down Palo Alto's Addison Ave.

The U.S. Secret Service clamped down tight on Addison Avenue in Palo Alto's historic Professorville area at about 5 p.m....

Original post made on Oct. 21, 2010
Last comment by Right, Sharon?, on Oct 26, 2010 at 6:52 am | 44 comments | 4945 Views

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City, fire union deadlocked over minimum staffing

The tense negotiations between Palo Alto and its largest firefighters union remain deadlocked because of a dispute over the...

Original post made on Jun. 30, 2011
Last comment by Local, on Jul 5, 2011 at 5:55 pm | 44 comments | 3436 Views

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Palo Alto fires back against union's complaint

Palo Alto's heated standoff with the city's firefighters union spilled over from the negotiating table to the court system...

Original post made on Aug. 4, 2011
Last comment by George, on Aug 8, 2011 at 11:13 am | 44 comments | 3368 Views

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Palo Alto plans new bike bridge over 101

To Palo Alto's drivers, U.S. Highway 101 is a crucial -- if often patience-testing -- artery connecting the city to San Francisco...

Original post made on Aug. 11, 2011
Last comment by open again, on Aug 18, 2011 at 6:47 pm | 44 comments | 7116 Views

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City mulls options for limiting vehicle dwellers

Palo Alto's controversial proposal to ban vehicle dwellers continues to evolve and may ultimately include designated lots...

Original post made on Nov. 10, 2011
Last comment by Anne, on Nov 16, 2011 at 2:30 pm | 44 comments | 2422 Views

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Tiffany necklace, iPads reported stolen from Jobs' home

The home of the late Steve Jobs, Apple's iconic co-founder, became one of Palo Alto's latest burglary targets last month...

Original post made on Aug. 14, 2012
Last comment by palo alto mom, on Aug 18, 2012 at 3:37 pm | 44 comments | 17277 Views

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Caswell, Townsend, Emberling win in school race

Incumbents Melissa Baten Caswell and Camille Townsend won re-election in the race for Palo Alto Board of Education, with...

Original post made on Nov. 7, 2012
Last comment by Spectator at Large, on Nov 10, 2012 at 2:46 pm | 44 comments | 4647 Views

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Urban development proposed for El Camino block

A quaint, eclectic and sparsely developed block of El Camino Real near Fry's Electronics in Palo Alto could get a hefty injection...

Original post made on Jul. 5, 2013
Last comment by Garrett, on Jul 10, 2013 at 11:49 am | 44 comments | 9632 Views

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Edgewood Plaza developer tries to rebuild history

Nearly a year after construction workers, in an ultimate "Oops!" moment, destroyed a historic building at Edgewood Plaza,...

Original post made on Aug. 21, 2013
Last comment by Crescent Park Dad, on Aug 28, 2013 at 7:41 pm | 44 comments | 12002 Views

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Architecture panel signs off on Stanford's housing proposal

As College Terrace residents prepare to welcome a new housing community for Stanford University faculty into their eclectic...

Original post made on Mar. 20, 2014
Last comment by Ahem, on Mar 25, 2014 at 11:39 pm | 44 comments | 23754 Views

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Are Palantir employees' Common shares worthless?

I heard from a well-placed acquaintance today that because of the share price at which Preferred shares of private unicorn...

Original post made by Palantir_Watcher on Feb. 23, 2016
Last comment by Frank Everstine, on Feb 29, 2016 at 10:32 pm | 44 comments | 3730 Views

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Housing plan for Maybell site wins neighborhood support

Three years after residents rose up to oppose and, ultimately, defeat a proposed housing development on Maybell Avenue, some...

Original post made on Apr. 14, 2016
Last comment by Jerry Underdal, on Apr 21, 2016 at 11:23 pm | 44 comments | 5123 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

Why are we looking at high speed cable when Google is spreading the love of wireless?

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Original post made by Victoria on Aug. 16, 2006
Last comment by Marc B, on Aug 21, 2006 at 3:40 pm | 43 comments | 8018 Views
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Will self-driving cars hurt Cozy Coupe sales?
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The "You're despicable" style of politics
By Douglas Moran | 38 comments | 3,583 views

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By Chandrama Anderson | 0 comments | 2,232 views

Death by Diet
By Laura Stec | 7 comments | 1,081 views

I am Voting Yes on Measure B the Sales Tax for Transaportation
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