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CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Assault on pedestrian - what should I have done?

I witnessed a disturbing incident yesterday afternoon. A pedestrian was crossing Bryant Street in a crosswalk and was about...

Original post made by resident on Dec. 14, 2012
Last comment by DC, on Dec 17, 2012 at 4:52 pm | 29 comments | 6789 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Three arrested for burglaries in Palo Alto garage

Three San Francisco residents were arrested in downtown Palo Alto on Tuesday night and charged with smashing and burglarizing...

Original post made on Mar. 27, 2013
Last comment by CrescentParkAnon., on Apr 1, 2013 at 7:08 pm | 29 comments | 4694 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Embarcadero Road gas station robbed at gunpoint

A Shell station on Embarcadero Road was robbed Tuesday morning by a hooded man who police said wore a handkerchief mask and...

Original post made on Jul. 2, 2013
Last comment by neighbor, on Jul 4, 2013 at 9:52 pm | 29 comments | 12801 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Man robbed at gunpoint in downtown Palo Alto

A man still at large allegedly robbed a man at gunpoint in downtown Palo Alto early Monday morning, police said. Read the...

Original post made on Jul. 14, 2014
Last comment by What?, on Jul 16, 2014 at 9:18 pm | 29 comments | 6718 Views

ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

Will Congress finally cut them off?

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Original post made by Albert on Apr. 12, 2007
Last comment by Draw the Line, on Apr 14, 2007 at 1:03 pm | 29 comments | 4312 Views

ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

On the Abomination, Myths, and Dangers of Sanctioned Torture

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Original post made by Winslow Arbenaugh on Feb. 21, 2008
Last comment by not surprised., on Feb 26, 2008 at 8:39 am | 29 comments | 3071 Views

ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

Candlelight vigil to mark 4,000 U.S. war dead

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Original post made on Mar. 24, 2008
Last comment by Jim H, on Mar 24, 2008 at 4:42 pm | 29 comments | 2682 Views

ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

East Palo Alto drops rent-increase lawsuit

East Palo Alto officials are dropping their legal challenge to Page Mill Properties, the city's largest apartment owner,...

Original post made on Nov. 26, 2008
Last comment by Perspective, on Aug 13, 2009 at 10:53 am | 29 comments | 3092 Views

ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

Supreme Ct overrules Sotomayer 5-4 in firefighter case

The Supreme Court has ruled that white firefighters in New Haven, Conn., were unfairly denied promotions because of their...

Original post made by Sharon on Jun. 29, 2009
Last comment by The Real Sharon, on Jul 16, 2009 at 6:39 am | 29 comments | 2714 Views

ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

Greenpeace mounts morning protest at HP

Employees of Hewlett-Packard Co. in Palo Alto were greeted Tuesday morning by protesters from the environmental group Greenpeace,...

Original post made on Jul. 28, 2009
Last comment by Walter_E_Wallis, on Jul 31, 2009 at 6:30 am | 29 comments | 2941 Views

ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

Highlights of Eshoo's responses on health care reform

The basics of the proposed health care-reform legislation currently before Congress were outlined by Congresswoman Anna Eshoo,...

Original post made on Sep. 14, 2009
Last comment by Perspective, on Nov 6, 2009 at 5:09 pm | 29 comments | 2415 Views

ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

High-speed-rail business plan draws criticism

California's legislators have yet to fully digest the latest business plan from the California High-Speed Rail Authority,...

Original post made on Jan. 20, 2010
Last comment by Nayeli, on Jan 22, 2010 at 2:28 pm | 29 comments | 3389 Views

ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

No on Prop 23: a polluting, job-killing, economy-squashing attack by Texa$ Oil

Original post made by Lisa Van Dusen on Oct. 11, 2010
Last comment by Walter_E_Wallis, on Oct 15, 2010 at 9:56 pm | 29 comments | 2312 Views

ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

Baby Basics helps working poor meet children's basic needs

When Anna Quintana gave birth to her twins, Bailey and Mateo, she didn't expect buying diapers would be an issue. With the...

Original post made on Jan. 8, 2012
Last comment by Marrol, on Jan 12, 2012 at 3:34 pm | 29 comments | 2432 Views

ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

Why is the Stanford Women's Basketball Team Forced to Face Unfair Competition?

Brittney Griner is a superstaar 'woman' basketball player for Baylor, which Stanford women will need to beat, in the Final...

Original post made by Karen on Mar. 30, 2012
Last comment by nuts, on Apr 2, 2012 at 10:24 pm | 29 comments | 5142 Views

ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

Legislative analyst: 'Deny high-speed rail funding'

California legislators should deny Gov. Jerry Brown's requests for all but minimal funding for the California High-Speed...

Original post made on Apr. 18, 2012
Last comment by Toady, on Apr 20, 2012 at 2:24 pm | 29 comments | 2286 Views

ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

SFO plane crash: Stanford Hospital evaluates 55 people

Stanford Medical Center evaluated 55 patients from Saturday's crash of Asiana Airlines Flight 214 and admitted 18. One remained...

Original post made on Jul. 7, 2013
Last comment by Peter Carpenter, on Jul 20, 2013 at 8:26 am | 29 comments | 3467 Views

ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

Jay Paul's pitch for office complex meets skepticism

With tensions running high in Palo Alto over new developments and traffic issues clogging up City Hall agendas, Jay Paul...

Original post made on Nov. 21, 2013
Last comment by paly mom, on Nov 25, 2013 at 6:51 am | 29 comments | 37602 Views

ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

Texting while driving is on the rise

In a worrying trend, more California drivers are using their cell phones while driving this year than last, according to...

Original post made on Jul. 16, 2015
Last comment by Resident, on Jul 19, 2015 at 7:21 am | 29 comments | 2639 Views

ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

Firefighters say response to fatal crash in Palo Alto was delayed by traffic

A collision on southbound Interstate Highway 101 left a motorcyclist dead in Palo Alto this evening after emergency crews...

Original post made on Sep. 22, 2015
Last comment by Hmmm, on Sep 25, 2015 at 3:58 pm | 29 comments | 4250 Views
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