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Bells to ring Saturday as global climate warning

Seven Palo Alto churches will ring their bells 35 times at 11 a.m. on Saturday, Oct. 24, as part of a global effort in more...

Original post made on Oct. 23, 2009
Last comment by Faithful, on Nov 1, 2009 at 8:26 am | 31 comments | 2306 Views

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What are the real issues with global warming?

Does anyone know of an Internet site that lays out the best arguments for and against global warming? I am not interested...

Original post made by Kerry on Dec. 9, 2009
Last comment by To Kerry, on Jan 9, 2010 at 6:58 am | 31 comments | 2027 Views

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Rail officials head for Washington with survey

California High-Speed Rail Authority officials are traveling to the nation's capital this week to drum up federal support...

Original post made on Jul. 27, 2010
Last comment by Walter_E_Wallis, on Aug 4, 2010 at 5:37 am | 31 comments | 2855 Views

ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

Simitian aims to raise fines for distracted drivers

A proposal by state Sen. Joe Simitian (D-Palo Alto) to raise fines for drivers who text while behind the wheel cleared a...

Original post made on Apr. 26, 2011
Last comment by Texan, on Apr 30, 2011 at 10:50 pm | 31 comments | 2226 Views

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Woman shot after 'horsing around' with boyfriend

A man was arrested Monday for being a felon in possession of a firearm and for being in violation of his probation after...

Original post made on Oct. 25, 2011
Last comment by HUTCH 7.62, on Mar 31, 2014 at 3:05 pm | 31 comments | 1665 Views

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Local Native American tribe seeks identity

The Muwekma Ohlone, whose ancestral lands are in Palo Alto and throughout the Bay Area, have lost a federal lawsuit seeking...

Original post made on Dec. 3, 2011
Last comment by Walter_E_Wallis, on Dec 9, 2011 at 2:23 pm | 31 comments | 2467 Views

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GOP candidate discusses Wealth Inequity ala the Occupy protesters - uses socialist argument

Who uttered this socialist rant, worthy of being broadcast during a Occupy Wall Street General Assembly? “Is capitalism...

Original post made by Janet Marks on Jan. 14, 2012
Last comment by dd, on May 1, 2012 at 9:58 am | 31 comments | 1883 Views

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Report: Economic impact of electric Caltrain

Modernizing the Caltrain corridor with electrified trains and updated signal systems could create 9,600 jobs in the Bay Area,...

Original post made on Jun. 13, 2012
Last comment by Phill, on Jun 14, 2012 at 10:09 pm | 31 comments | 1939 Views

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Stanford rewards walk-bike commuters with cash

Stanford University faculty and staff who walk or bike to work will now not only feel good about helping the environment,...

Original post made on May. 20, 2013
Last comment by Charlie, on May 24, 2013 at 9:54 am | 31 comments | 5297 Views

ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

Mtn. Vew mayor won't join anti-gun violence coalition

Mountain View Mayor John Inks has declined a request to join a coalition of over 1,000 mayors across the country that want...

Original post made on Sep. 19, 2013
Last comment by A Menlo Park Parent, on Sep 24, 2013 at 9:45 pm | 31 comments | 1706 Views

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Family had sought help for dead woman in Heritage Park

The family of the woman who was found dead in Heritage Park Saturday had enlisted InnVision Shelter Network to track her...

Original post made on Dec. 23, 2013
Last comment by Mel, on Dec 25, 2013 at 1:14 pm | 31 comments | 1323 Views

AROUND TOWN

Derelict Gas Station

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Original post made by Midtown Resident on Aug. 15, 2007
Last comment by Vivian, on Oct 1, 2007 at 1:51 pm | 31 comments | 4247 Views

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Theater 'Friends' group asks to be cleared

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Original post made on Feb. 12, 2008
Last comment by Resident, on Feb 13, 2008 at 11:37 pm | 31 comments | 3450 Views

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Palo Alto bicyclist to head east on rare bike

Palo Altan Martin Krieg, known as the Pennyfarthing bicyclist and driver of the pedal-power Busycle, plans to ride an 1891...

Original post made on Mar. 30, 2009
Last comment by Randy, I bike and drive, on Apr 16, 2009 at 11:46 am | 31 comments | 2718 Views

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Board seeks 'order' from new Cal Ave trees

Palo Alto's tree-replacement project on California Avenue should strive toward continuity and purpose and should avoid relying...

Original post made on Oct. 16, 2009
Last comment by Fred Balin, on Oct 21, 2009 at 10:42 am | 31 comments | 2384 Views

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'Detection camera' to help ease traffic near Paly

Installation of a "vehicle detection camera," possibly by next week, should ease snarls at the new traffic signal on Embarcadero...

Original post made on Jan. 4, 2010
Last comment by Mark, on Jan 7, 2010 at 7:45 pm | 31 comments | 2224 Views

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Palo Alto budget gap could triple in decade

Palo Alto's annual budget deficit will more than triple over the next decade if the city doesn't slash its services or find...

Original post made on Feb. 16, 2010
Last comment by Resident, on Feb 26, 2010 at 8:31 am | 31 comments | 2626 Views

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Zumot's arson-and-murder trial set for next month

Bulos Zumot, owner of a hookah shop in downtown Palo Alto, could face an arson-and-murder trial as early as next month in...

Original post made on Sep. 21, 2010
Last comment by jenejenl, on Sep 22, 2010 at 12:54 pm | 31 comments | 1937 Views

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Palo Altan receives French Legion of Honor medal

Sixty-six years after he stormed onto Omaha Beach in France in the early hours of World War II's D-Day invasion, Alfred Pepper,...

Original post made on Dec. 17, 2010
Last comment by Disgusted with peters comments, on Dec 22, 2010 at 10:45 am | 31 comments | 2085 Views

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Radioactive particles in the Bay Area

According to scientists and health officials, the radioactive particles arriving in the Bay Area but pose no risk. Mercury...

Original post made by Ann on Mar. 18, 2011
Last comment by Robert, on Mar 23, 2011 at 5:47 pm | 31 comments | 3671 Views
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