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ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

Bush Pardons

Care to project who will get pardoned before he leaves office?...

Original post made by A Boomer on Nov. 23, 2008
Last comment by Walter_E_Wallis, on Nov 26, 2008 at 9:17 am | 37 comments | 3864 Views

ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

Nuclear Power is THE Answer to California's Economic Problems!

With all the hand wringing about California's economic problems, including IOUs and witholding of tax returns, the answer...

Original post made by Greg on Feb. 2, 2009
Last comment by Greg, on Feb 6, 2009 at 3:06 pm | 37 comments | 2346 Views

ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

His Emptiness is confused

Now that BHO is in power, and needs to govern, his scripted campaign rhetoric is not enough. He just said that Caterpillar...

Original post made by Gary on Feb. 12, 2009
Last comment by Perspective, on Feb 17, 2009 at 7:42 am | 37 comments | 12675 Views

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The Free Press -vs. - BAILOUT Media

Ever wonder why Palo Alto Online deletes or lock stories that point to the failings of the press or the dishonesty of the...

Original post made by Harold H. on Sep. 20, 2009
Last comment by Harold H., on Sep 24, 2009 at 8:04 pm | 37 comments | 2502 Views

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The demise of the dollar

http://www.independent.co.uk/news/business/news/the-demise-of-the-dollar-1798175.html China, along with several other...

Original post made by Dean on Oct. 5, 2009
Last comment by Anon., on Oct 8, 2009 at 5:45 pm | 37 comments | 2754 Views

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44% Strongly Disapprove of Obama's Job Performance

According to the latest Rasmussen daily Presidential Tracking Poll: http://www.rasmussenreports.com/public_content/politics/obama_administration/daily_presidential_tracking_poll ...

Original post made by Jarred on Mar. 20, 2010
Last comment by JTF, on May 9, 2010 at 10:48 am | 37 comments | 2684 Views

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Repeat DUI driver pleads not guilty in Menlo case

An Atherton woman charged with six counts of felony drunken driving posted higher bail on Tuesday, and is once again out...

Original post made on Apr. 14, 2011
Last comment by Kane, on Apr 21, 2011 at 8:54 pm | 37 comments | 2786 Views

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Barack Obama's war on women

Hilary Rosen. Who does she think she is? I raised four children, and it was WORK! Give me a break! If she is the...

Original post made by Jenny on Apr. 12, 2012
Last comment by That User Name is already, on Apr 17, 2012 at 9:49 am | 37 comments | 2168 Views

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San Antonio center to include Mountain View's tallest building?

New plans for a large hotel and office building at San Antonio shopping center were met with more shock than support in a...

Original post made on May. 24, 2012
Last comment by Don't be such a hypoctite, on Oct 30, 2013 at 12:17 pm | 37 comments | 6355 Views

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Three robberies, one armed, hit Palo Alto

A man with a semi-automatic handgun walked into Public Storage on East Bayshore Road on March 2 and made off with cash and...

Original post made on Mar. 3, 2013
Last comment by Nayeli, on Mar 7, 2013 at 10:59 am | 37 comments | 4250 Views

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Buena Vista owner hits another snag

The owner of Buena Vista Mobile Home Park must go back and further revise his plan for compensating the residents who would...

Original post made on Oct. 23, 2013
Last comment by Vote AGAINST D, on Oct 25, 2013 at 9:10 pm | 37 comments | 19459 Views

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Stanford's Hennessy questions state teacher tenure laws

Stanford University President John Hennessy this week questioned why California grants job tenure to K-12 teachers after...

Original post made on Nov. 2, 2013
Last comment by KISS, on Nov 24, 2013 at 1:46 pm | 37 comments | 30719 Views

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Close call by 2 commercial planes this PM over PA?!

At approx. 4:40PM, a few minutes ago, I heard a roar and looked out my rear window of my home. It appeared to me that two...

Original post made by homeowner on Nov. 7, 2014
Last comment by Jetman, on Nov 9, 2014 at 9:26 pm | 37 comments | 1428 Views

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Sutter Health, Blue Shield in contract dispute

Hundreds of thousands of people have been told they will need to switch doctors soon due to a contract dispute between Sutter...

Original post made on Jan. 13, 2015
Last comment by Eve in Mountain View, on Jan 28, 2015 at 11:42 am | 37 comments | 14872 Views

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Assembly race splits Democratic establishment

When Peninsula voters go to the polls in November to select their new Assembly representative, it's a safe bet that they'll...

Original post made on Oct. 28, 2016
Last comment by Vote Berman, on Nov 1, 2016 at 9:41 am | 37 comments | 7330 Views

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County eyes plan to offer legal aid to undocumented residents

Undocumented immigrants facing threats of deportation by the forthcoming Trump administration may soon have more legal help...

Original post made on Nov. 20, 2016
Last comment by Curmudgeon, on Nov 22, 2016 at 1:30 pm | 37 comments | 4677 Views

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A single mother's BMR experience

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Original post made on Apr. 2, 2008
Last comment by palo alto mom, on Apr 21, 2012 at 12:21 pm | 37 comments | 5938 Views

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Cell Phone Driving Law

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Original post made by Resident on Jul. 27, 2008
Last comment by Jeff, on Jul 30, 2008 at 2:46 pm | 37 comments | 3517 Views

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No composting in Byxbee Park, commission says

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Original post made on Aug. 27, 2008
Last comment by Rod, on Aug 29, 2008 at 9:24 pm | 37 comments | 3336 Views

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Grocery store commits to Edgewood Plaza

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Original post made on Oct. 13, 2008
Last comment by For Dan, on Nov 5, 2008 at 6:12 pm | 37 comments | 3449 Views
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Short story writers wanted!

The 31st Annual Palo Alto Weekly Short Story Contest is now accepting entries for Adult, Young Adult (15-17) and Teen (12-14) categories. Send us your short story (2,500 words or less) and entry form by April 13, 2017. First, Second and Third Place prizes awarded in each category.

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