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PALO ALTO ISSUES

Drekmeier, Morton named mayor, vice mayor

Environmental activist Peter Drekmeier and outspoken accountant Jack Morton were chosen as mayor and vice mayor Monday night...

Original post made on Jan. 6, 2009
Last comment by Big Al, on Jan 7, 2009 at 10:07 pm | 40 comments | 2701 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Paly Choirs Sweep Anaheim Heritage Festival Awards

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Original post made by Theresa on Apr. 3, 2007
Last comment by Shannon, on Jan 7, 2009 at 9:52 pm | 10 comments | 6610 Views

ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

Europe faces energy crisis as Vladimir Putin cuts Russian gas supply

As I have regularly predicted in this forum, Europe is one gas valve closure away from disaster. This latest move by Putin...

Original post made by Gary on Jan. 6, 2009
Last comment by Gary, on Jan 7, 2009 at 9:30 pm | 15 comments | 1839 Views

AROUND TOWN

Fiona Hon

If stories could stop bullies and battles, Fiona Hon would have ended the war in Iraq a long time ago. Her prize-winning...

Original post made on Jan. 7, 2009
Last comment by Annonymous, on Jan 7, 2009 at 7:35 pm | 1 comment | 2052 Views

AROUND TOWN

Bale` Salon under new ownership

If you shop or live in the Midtown area, you are familiar with " Bale` Salon". It has been there for many years, and has...

Original post made by Stacy S. on Jan. 7, 2009
Last comment by Soda, on Jan 7, 2009 at 12:35 pm | 1 comment | 1941 Views

SPORTS

Born fighters

On a hot, late-August evening, the air in the gym felt thick with sweat and perspiration; the heat elevated an already difficult...

Original post made on Jan. 7, 2009
Last comment by nancy eldredge, on Jan 7, 2009 at 11:33 am | 1 comment | 2466 Views

ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

Mtn View Rotary 24th Annual Crab Feed & Silent Auction

The Mountain View Rotary Club is proud to be hosting its 24th Annual Crab Feed & Silent Auction. Date: Saturday, February...

Original post made by Alicia Crank on Jan. 7, 2009
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CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Stanford faculty members win $125,000 awards

Two Stanford faculty members who co-direct a program teaching entrepreneurship skills to engineering students have been given...

Original post made on Jan. 6, 2009
Last comment by Walter_E_Wallis, on Jan 7, 2009 at 2:08 am | 1 comment | 1963 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

Better message board software, please!

I really enjoy following this message board. I always go to the message board view so I can see which topics have been posted...

Original post made by forum watcher on Jan. 1, 2009
Last comment by agree, on Jan 6, 2009 at 10:24 pm | 2 comments | 1849 Views

AROUND TOWN

Moods in motion

Three dancers sit with their backs to the audience. They all cast long looks over their shoulders, then gradually turn away. Read...

Original post made on Jan. 5, 2009
Last comment by Dr. C L Macklin, on Jan 6, 2009 at 5:43 pm | 2 comments | 2286 Views

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 | 2488 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 | 2053 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 | 2264 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 | 1937 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 | 5615 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 | 1967 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 | 2128 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 | 2237 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 | 2383 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 | 2069 Views
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