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PALO ALTO ISSUES

Officers believed tow-truck ruse was legal

Palo Alto police officers believed their call-a-tow-truck ruse to get a homeless man out of his van was legal last March...

Original post made on Dec. 18, 2008
Last comment by scotichic, on Jan 6, 2009 at 1:54 pm | 16 comments | 2384 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Three accept plea deal in sex-extortion case

A woman and two men agreed to plead no contest to charges they set up two men in a sex-extortion plot, in a plea bargain...

Original post made on Jan. 6, 2009
Last comment by A Noun Ea Mus, on Jan 6, 2009 at 1:38 pm | 2 comments | 2024 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

Green activist to become PA mayor tonight

For Peter Drekmeier, tonight's election of mayor and vice mayor will likely prove considerably less dramatic than last year's. Read...

Original post made on Jan. 5, 2009
Last comment by James Nottingham, on Jan 6, 2009 at 12:01 pm | 11 comments | 2113 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

Helping Palo Alto Fire

Twice this weekend, the Palo Alto Fire Department was summoned for medical aid at a home located in the new housing development...

Original post made by qq on Jan. 5, 2009
Last comment by MidtownMom, on Jan 6, 2009 at 11:49 am | 5 comments | 1924 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

Street Sweeping - What's the Point?

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Original post made by Palo Alto Bill on Oct. 16, 2007
Last comment by Greg K, on Jan 6, 2009 at 10:29 am | 20 comments | 5486 Views

AROUND TOWN

Yoko Ono to speak at Stanford in January

Yoko Ono, the widow of musician John Lennon, will speak at Stanford University on Jan. 14 in an event open to Stanford students,...

Original post made on Dec. 29, 2008
Last comment by Celia Boyle, on Jan 6, 2009 at 10:19 am | 7 comments | 1929 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

East Palo Alto man shot Sunday night

A 20-year-old East Palo Alto walking down the street was shot and wounded Sunday night by an unidentified man who then fled,...

Original post made on Jan. 5, 2009
Last comment by Chris, on Jan 6, 2009 at 9:18 am | 2 comments | 2097 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

New mayor to be selected tonight

The Palo Alto City Council is scheduled to elect a new mayor and vice mayor and adopt a resolution commending Mayor Larry...

Original post made on Jan. 2, 2009
Last comment by fireman, on Jan 6, 2009 at 7:19 am | 24 comments | 2209 Views

AROUND TOWN

Prayer for Peace, Love on Earth

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Original post made by prayer for peace & love on Mar. 24, 2008
Last comment by a Palo Alto parent, on Jan 5, 2009 at 10:29 pm | 4 comments | 2366 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

Peninsula's largest shelter may close

With the recent spike in foreclosures putting a higher burden than ever on the Peninsula's temporary housing agencies, the...

Original post made on Jan. 5, 2009
Last comment by Simon, on Jan 5, 2009 at 8:28 pm | 1 comment | 2035 Views

SPORTS

Knights lose, but will play for a national title

The Palo Alto Knights saw their perfect football season end in a 40-12 loss to the Galt Jr. Warriors in the National Youth...

Original post made on Nov. 25, 2008
Last comment by Coach C, on Jan 5, 2009 at 1:59 pm | 4 comments | 2357 Views

AROUND TOWN

Recycling Stuff

If Palo Alto thinks it is leading in recycling, why eliminate milk cartons and styrofoam? What we should be doing is banning...

Original post made by Alice Smith on Jan. 1, 2009
Last comment by Carbon Marv'in, on Jan 5, 2009 at 12:46 pm | 8 comments | 2426 Views

AROUND TOWN

Palo Alto begins work on new recreation plan

Palo Alto officials have just begun work on an ambitious plan that could deeply affect the city's recreational offerings...

Original post made on Dec. 24, 2008
Last comment by Jeb, on Jan 5, 2009 at 12:34 pm | 68 comments | 3539 Views

ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

Mr. Gore: Apology Accepted

Wow! Even the delusional hard left is beginning to realize that the "theory" of Anthropogenic Global Warming is utter bunk....

Original post made by Jarred on Jan. 4, 2009
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PALO ALTO ISSUES

How come locked topics get obscene comments?

There is one thread here which the editors have locked because the only comments at present are probably obscene weblinks....

Original post made by Resident on Jan. 3, 2009
Last comment by Resident, on Jan 4, 2009 at 2:13 pm | 2 comments | 2076 Views

ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

Obama's Snubbed by Official Washington

It is usual for the incoming President-Elect to stay at Blair House before their Inauguration. It turns out that the Obama's...

Original post made by Resident on Jan. 1, 2009
Last comment by Walter_E_Wallis, on Jan 4, 2009 at 10:11 am | 6 comments | 1953 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

New Year's Eve DUI arrests up from last year

The California Highway Patrol has arrested more than double the number of suspected intoxicated drivers in the Bay Area so...

Original post made on Jan. 2, 2009
Last comment by A Noun Ea Mus, on Jan 3, 2009 at 9:58 pm | 6 comments | 1875 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

Menlo Park robbery suspect pleads not guilty

A 38-year-old man accused of snatching a woman's purse in Menlo Park after attempting to rob a woman in Palo Alto on Nov....

Original post made on Jan. 2, 2009
Last comment by A Noun Ea Mus, on Jan 3, 2009 at 9:51 pm | 8 comments | 1974 Views

AROUND TOWN

Postal clerk to retire after 56 years of service

Austin Barber, 80, will sort his last piece of mail on Friday, Jan. 2, at the main Palo Alto Post Office on East Bayshore...

Original post made on Dec. 30, 2008
Last comment by just a clerk, on Jan 3, 2009 at 3:19 pm | 10 comments | 2080 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

Palo Alto police lobby temporarily closed

The lobby to the Palo Alto Police Department, including the Police Records Division, will be closed until 8 a.m. Monday because...

Original post made on Jan. 1, 2009
Last comment by fireman, on Jan 3, 2009 at 11:52 am | 14 comments | 1853 Views
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