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ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

Seeking a cure

It takes nerve to suggest that an entire U.S. industry could be done away with, but health economist Harold "Hal" Luft is...

Original post made on Apr. 13, 2009
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PALO ALTO ISSUES

PUBLIC AGENDA: City Council, citywide fiber network

The Palo Alto City Council is scheduled to hold a joint meeting with the Public Art Commission. Read the full story here...

Original post made on Apr. 13, 2009
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AROUND TOWN

Gunn girls (28-0) reach first CCS basketball finale

The Gunn girls' basketball team accomplished a lot with a big 46-35 victory over Presentation in the Central Coast Section...

Original post made on Apr. 13, 2009
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ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

'Israel doesn't take orders from Obama,' minister Erdan says

Erdan, who is in charge of coordinating between the Knesset and the cabinet, also praised Foreign Minister Avigdor Lieberman,...

Original post made by samuel on Apr. 6, 2009
Last comment by Sharon, on Apr 12, 2009 at 9:03 pm | 53 comments | 2394 Views

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Video imagines Palo Alto's high-speed-rail future

The sleek, blue train zips on elevated tracks along Churchill Avenue, soaring high above passing cars, traffic lights, meandering...

Original post made on Apr. 3, 2009
Last comment by Stop the Seijika, on Apr 12, 2009 at 7:45 pm | 143 comments | 7678 Views

ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

Bush AIDS Initiative has saved over 1,000,000 lives in Africa

http://washingtontimes.com/news/2009/apr/07/bush-aids-fight-saved-11-million-study-says/ Link to article on Stanford study...

Original post made by Perspective on Apr. 11, 2009
Last comment by but seriously, on Apr 12, 2009 at 7:17 pm | 4 comments | 1795 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

PAUSD middle school summer program

Does anyone has experience in PAUSD's middle school summer program? I am interested in the class "Learning Strategies in...

Original post made by Susan on Apr. 12, 2009
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ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

Guantanamo for the pirates?

First let me say that I will fully support Obama, if he takes a hard line on these guys, including just blowing them out...

Original post made by Gary on Apr. 9, 2009
Last comment by Perspective, on Apr 12, 2009 at 5:01 pm | 19 comments | 1892 Views

AROUND TOWN

Construction at Bryant and University - Old Walgreens

Does anyone know if there will be another Walgreens on the same location as the one that was burned? Or will be another business...

Original post made by Anne on Apr. 11, 2009
Last comment by PA resident, on Apr 12, 2009 at 9:59 am | 1 comment | 1930 Views

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No bike racks at our sports parks

I have just returned from Hoover Park and was surprised to find that there is no safe place to lock bikes. Many of the players...

Original post made by Sport Family on Apr. 11, 2009
Last comment by Sports Family, on Apr 12, 2009 at 9:42 am | 3 comments | 1835 Views

ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

World Time Zone Map

Convert time between two zones and find out the time difference. Find the World clock with exact local country times. Find...

Original post made by decore on Apr. 12, 2009
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CRIMES & INCIDENTS

EPA man convicted of 2005 Christmas shooting

A jury found an East Palo Alto man guilty on Monday of shooting and wounding two teenage brothers on Christmas Day in 2005,...

Original post made on Dec. 17, 2008
Last comment by me, on Apr 11, 2009 at 4:38 pm | 5 comments | 2284 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

PUBLIC AGENDA: Architectural Review Board, mixed-use building at 420 Cambridge Ave.

The Palo Alto Architectural Review Board is scheduled to review plans for a four-story mixed-use building at 420 Cambridge...

Original post made on Apr. 11, 2009
Last comment by brenda Lowen, on Apr 11, 2009 at 3:48 pm | 1 comment | 3112 Views

AROUND TOWN

Men in red dresses running in Palo Alto

Dozens of man wearing red dresses and skirts just passed by running in front of my home. Anyone knows who they are and why...

Original post made by Anna on Apr. 11, 2009
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ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

Tammy Bruce on "Tax Revolt"

http://www.pjtv.com/video/TCOT_on_PJTV/Tammy_Bruce_of_Tammy_Radio_%26_Ben_Cunningham_of_TNTaxRevoltorg/1643/;jsessionid=abc71fEd-qs1k4YwC_vcs Above...

Original post made by Perspective on Apr. 11, 2009
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ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

Obama supports Bush era wiretaps

"The US Justice Department under President Obama is invoking Bush Administration tactics to dismiss a lawsuit alleging federal...

Original post made by Gary on Apr. 9, 2009
Last comment by Perspective, on Apr 11, 2009 at 7:25 am | 3 comments | 1763 Views

ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

Billboard criticizes Simitian cell-phone law

A billboard near University Avenue on U.S. Highway 101 criticizes state Sen. Joe Simitian, D-Palo Alto, for authoring the...

Original post made on Feb. 18, 2009
Last comment by Perspective, on Apr 11, 2009 at 7:21 am | 45 comments | 3174 Views

ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

Earth on the Brink of an Ice Age!

Earth on the brink of an Ice Age! MOSCOW, Russia - January 11, 2009 - The earth is now on the brink of entering...

Original post made by food for thought on Apr. 9, 2009
Last comment by Perspective, on Apr 11, 2009 at 7:17 am | 6 comments | 1880 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

Health Risks from Shipping Pollution

One giant container ship can emit almost the same amount of cancer and asthma-causing chemicals as 50m cars, study findshttp://www.guardian.co.uk/environment/2009/apr/09/shipping-...

Original post made by Sharon on Apr. 10, 2009
Last comment by Walter_E_Wallis, on Apr 11, 2009 at 4:05 am | 3 comments | 1751 Views

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Role call

Evan Kraemer puts on his best impression of Charlie Brown while auditioning for "The Adventures of Tom Sawyer" at the Palo...

Original post made on Apr. 10, 2009
Last comment by Ana, on Apr 10, 2009 at 6:09 pm | 1 comment | 2016 Views
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