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ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

This will help our economy nicely! ( NOT)

http://www.washingtonpost.com/wp-dyn/content/article/2009/03/23/AR2009032302830_pf.html Obama wants EXPANDED POWER beyond...

Original post made by Perspective on Mar. 24, 2009
Last comment by Walter_E_Wallis, on Mar 26, 2009 at 9:24 am | 30 comments | 2132 Views

BOOKS

Rent increases may be ahead for EPA tenants

Page Mill Properties is in the process of informing the tenants in its East Palo Alto apartments of a pending decision, possibly...

Original post made on Mar. 25, 2009
There are no comments yet. 3496 Views

RESTAURANTS

East Palo Alto may get long-sought supermarket

For years, East Palo Alto city officials have attempted to convince developers to build a supermarket in town so residents...

Original post made on Mar. 4, 2009
Last comment by city official member, on Mar 25, 2009 at 5:05 pm | 28 comments | 3593 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Trial in killing of East Palo Alto cop is delayed

The trial of Alberto Alvarez, accused of killing East Palo Alto Police Officer Richard May in January 2006, has been delayed...

Original post made on Mar. 24, 2009
Last comment by ELL, on Mar 25, 2009 at 4:54 pm | 3 comments | 1963 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Corpse found in Barron Park?

I head about a dead body found in an open lot in the vicinity of Barron Ave and El Camino Real. I head about this from a...

Original post made by Want the Facts on Mar. 25, 2009
Last comment by resident barron park, on Mar 25, 2009 at 4:33 pm | 2 comments | 2159 Views

ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

Nobel Prize Economist Says Don't Give Up...

http://online.wsj.com/article/SB123759849467801485.html Interesting interview with Weekend Wall Street Journal with a...

Original post made by Perspective on Mar. 21, 2009
Last comment by resident, on Mar 25, 2009 at 2:15 pm | 7 comments | 1801 Views

ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

Condoleezza Rice now insists "No one was arguing that Saddam Hussein somehow had something to do with 9/11."

YouTube video of Condi appearing on a recent episode of Charlie Rose: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=13LA4t936Vk On...

Original post made by Dr. Ferragamo on Mar. 19, 2009
Last comment by Perspective, on Mar 25, 2009 at 12:52 pm | 22 comments | 1989 Views

ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

The science of traffic

Peninsula commuters are no strangers to congestion, especially those living or working in Palo Alto. Traffic jams are a part...

Original post made on Mar. 21, 2009
Last comment by George, on Mar 25, 2009 at 9:35 am | 10 comments | 2040 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Sketch released of would-be kidnapper

Mountain View police have released a sketch of a man suspected of trying to kidnap a 13-year-old girl on a popular thoroughfare...

Original post made on Mar. 25, 2009
Last comment by Dale, on Mar 25, 2009 at 9:33 am | 1 comment | 1759 Views

AROUND TOWN

Robin Williams to have heart surgery at Stanford

Actor Robin Williams will have heart surgery at Stanford Hospital to replace an aortic valve, his representative has announced. Read...

Original post made on Mar. 6, 2009
Last comment by RM, on Mar 25, 2009 at 9:29 am | 9 comments | 2557 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Gunshot kills 31-year-old East Palo Alto resident

A 31-year-old East Palo Alto resident was found shot to death in the garage of a home at 2540 Hazelwood Ave. following a...

Original post made on Mar. 16, 2009
Last comment by TYCO ( FROM YOUR JOB), on Mar 24, 2009 at 7:30 pm | 40 comments | 2493 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Jury selection begins in EPA cop murder trial

The selection of a jury in the trial of Alberto Alvarez, accused of killing East Palo Alto Police Officer Richard May in...

Original post made on Mar. 23, 2009
Last comment by ms b, on Mar 24, 2009 at 7:09 pm | 3 comments | 2099 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

Santa Clara County skeptical over Stanford plan

How much additional development could the Stanford University campus handle? That's the question Palo Alto and Santa Clara...

Original post made on Mar. 22, 2009
Last comment by OK with me, on Mar 24, 2009 at 6:49 pm | 4 comments | 2041 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Gang evidence is out of EPA cop murder case

Any evidence that Alberto Alvarez was a member of the Sacramento Street gang in January 2006 when he allegedly shot and killed...

Original post made on Mar. 16, 2009
Last comment by m.b, on Mar 24, 2009 at 6:26 pm | 10 comments | 2150 Views

ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

Stanford physician to receive Saudi prize

Ronald Levy, a Stanford University School of Medicine physician and cancer expert, has been named the recipient of the 2009...

Original post made on Mar. 23, 2009
Last comment by John Lents, on Mar 24, 2009 at 4:05 pm | 5 comments | 1954 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

'Party crashers' trigger shootings -- man dies

A 32-year-old man was killed and four other people injured in an East Palo Alto shooting spree Friday night, believed to...

Original post made on Mar. 21, 2009
Last comment by YSK, on Mar 24, 2009 at 10:15 am | 40 comments | 2193 Views

AROUND TOWN

Seeking Cubberley grads from 1963, '64, and '65

Im from the Cubberley High School class of '63, and we have not had a reunion in 20 years. So we are tentatively planning...

Original post made by Wink Winkleman on Mar. 24, 2009
There are no comments yet. 2505 Views

AROUND TOWN

Stanford, others honored for water conservation

Stanford University, Applied Materials and Redwood City were all recognized Monday for taking a lead in Silicon Valley's...

Original post made on Mar. 24, 2009
Last comment by Hank, on Mar 24, 2009 at 9:20 am | 1 comment | 2214 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

Three police sergeants dead, suspect killed in East Oakland

Given the shooting of 5 police officers and the recent gang shooting in Palo Alto, we need to reevaluate our PC approach...

Original post made by Sharon on Mar. 21, 2009
Last comment by Clean it up!, on Mar 24, 2009 at 8:41 am | 26 comments | 2233 Views

SPORTS

SPORTS: Stanford's Ogwumike shines in the NCAA hoop spotlight

Nnemkadi Ogwumike scored a career-high 27 points and grabbed a career-high 13 rebounds as the second-ranked Cardinal defeated...

Original post made on Mar. 24, 2009
Last comment by Caitlin, on Mar 24, 2009 at 6:57 am | 1 comment | 2556 Views
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