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CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Possible sexual assault at Palo Alto's Greer Park

A 22-year-old woman was found partially clothed and passed out in Greer Park on Saturday morning (Aug. 20) in what Palo Alto...

Original post made on Aug. 26, 2011
Last comment by Hmmm, on Oct 23, 2011 at 6:53 pm | 35 comments | 2101 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Palo Alto hires polling firm to help with measure

With an eye toward a 2014 ballot measure, the Palo Alto City Council this week approved a $90,000 contract with a public-opinion...

Original post made on Dec. 19, 2012
Last comment by resident, on Dec 29, 2012 at 12:00 pm | 35 comments | 4557 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Brock Turner sentenced to six months in county jail, three-year probation

Santa Clara County Judge Aaron Persky sentenced on Thursday former Stanford University student-athlete Brock Turner to six...

Original post made on Jun. 2, 2016
Last comment by marie, on Jun 10, 2016 at 6:40 pm | 35 comments | 51208 Views

ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

Bird species face extinction from global warming

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Original post made on Dec. 7, 2007
Last comment by perspective, on Dec 16, 2007 at 4:18 pm | 35 comments | 4807 Views

ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

Carbon dioxide emissions linked to mortality

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Original post made on Jan. 3, 2008
Last comment by AnObserver, on Jan 8, 2008 at 11:34 am | 35 comments | 5764 Views

ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

Thousands in Hollywood protest remarks from CNN's Jack Cafferty

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Original post made by julie on Apr. 19, 2008
Last comment by a, on Apr 25, 2008 at 3:23 pm | 35 comments | 3975 Views

ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

Obama tried to stall Iraq withdrawal

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Original post made by Sharon on Sep. 15, 2008
Last comment by OhlonePar, on Sep 17, 2008 at 3:11 am | 35 comments | 2595 Views

ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

Obama's safety net: the TelePrompter

http://www.politico.com/news/stories/0309/19663.html If anyone cares to see how he goes off the rails, when his teleprompter...

Original post made by Gary on Mar. 6, 2009
Last comment by Marvin, on Mar 9, 2009 at 2:29 pm | 35 comments | 2205 Views

ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

Popular San Mateo County beaches may close

Ten San Mateo County beaches, including an elephant-seal rookery and a popular hostel and lighthouse, could be closed if...

Original post made on Jun. 1, 2009
Last comment by bru, on Jun 4, 2009 at 11:04 am | 35 comments | 2723 Views

ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

GOP Looking for a Voice

Full disclosure: I am a registered Democat. And I think it is important that there are two healthy political parties...

Original post made by Paul Losch on Jul. 3, 2009
Last comment by Walter_E_Wallis, on Jul 9, 2009 at 10:21 am | 35 comments | 2267 Views

ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

Honduras

The OAS is now expelling Honduras because its democratically elected Congress, and Supreme Court, are trying to stick with...

Original post made by Perspective on Jul. 5, 2009
Last comment by update, on Dec 21, 2009 at 6:58 pm | 35 comments | 2344 Views

ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

Court halts Calif. gay marriages pending appeal

That was an fast decision----http://news.yahoo.com/s/ap/20100816/ap_on_re_us/us_gay_marriage_trial "A federal appeals...

Original post made by Sharon on Aug. 16, 2010
Last comment by Walter_E_Wallis, on Aug 20, 2010 at 7:56 am | 35 comments | 6088 Views

ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

Why are we involved in yet another war, in Libya, President Obama?

President Obama, I voted for you. I believed in you. Why are you starting yet ANOTHER war? Today, it was reported that...

Original post made by Karen on Apr. 21, 2011
Last comment by The real sharon, on Apr 29, 2011 at 10:16 am | 35 comments | 3868 Views

ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

HP names Meg Whitman new CEO

Former eBay CEO and 2010 Republican gubernatorial nominee Meg Whitman will become president and CEO of HP effective immediately,...

Original post made on Sep. 22, 2011
Last comment by Nayeli, on Sep 24, 2011 at 1:19 pm | 35 comments | 2737 Views

ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

Obama presidency a failure in every way to the Right

President Obama truly has an administration that has failed... ...to live up to every far rightwing fringe paranoid fantasy. Admit...

Original post made by Matt Mateo on Feb. 21, 2012
Last comment by Jen Carlo, on Mar 9, 2012 at 5:26 pm | 35 comments | 1762 Views

ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

Will Joe Biden be dumped from the Dem ticket?

Biden is the gift that keeps on giving to the opponents of Obama. Will Barack dump him, in time for the election? Personally,...

Original post made by John on Aug. 15, 2012
Last comment by John Sutter, on Aug 17, 2012 at 5:18 pm | 35 comments | 2258 Views

ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

Menlo Park bans plastic bags at checkout

Earth Day (April 22) will see the end of single-use plastic bags at the checkout counter in Menlo Park. The City Council...

Original post made on Jan. 23, 2013
Last comment by Eat Change, on Jan 26, 2013 at 5:58 am | 35 comments | 3039 Views

ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

Is the drive for success making kids ill?

Interesting article from Sunday's NYT: http://www.nytimes.com/2016/01/03/opinion/sunday/is-the-drive-for-success-making-our-children-sick.html?action=click&pgtype=Homepage&clickSou...

Original post made by Sunday NYT reader on Jan. 2, 2016
Last comment by pamom, on Jan 10, 2016 at 11:11 am | 35 comments | 1893 Views

AROUND TOWN

Older cyclists must be role models for youth

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Original post made by Parent on Feb. 9, 2007
Last comment by gordon, on Feb 23, 2007 at 11:04 am | 35 comments | 5000 Views

AROUND TOWN

Long Time Residents vs. Developer / Prop Rights

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Original post made by Metzler McVey on Feb. 14, 2007
Last comment by Walter_E_Wallis, on Feb 21, 2007 at 1:19 pm | 35 comments | 5055 Views
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