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ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

Congress to Bail Out Ailing Newspapers?

http://news.slashdot.org/article.pl?sid=09/03/27/1515245 I'm not sure how I feel about this. On the one hand, there is...

Original post made by Sun and Sand on Mar. 27, 2009
Last comment by Perspective, on Mar 28, 2009 at 6:14 am | 3 comments | 7190 Views

BOOKS

Ramblin' man

He's not your everyday ordinary Joe. In fact, there's a little something extraordinary about 28-year-old Joseph "Cello Joe"...

Original post made on Mar. 24, 2009
Last comment by joey, on Mar 28, 2009 at 3:09 am | 4 comments | 4493 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

Palo Alto to get $663K in federal stimulus funds

Palo Alto will get $663,000 in federal energy efficiency funding from the American Recovery and Reinvestment Act, Rep. Anna...

Original post made on Mar. 26, 2009
Last comment by A Former employee, on Mar 27, 2009 at 8:13 pm | 14 comments | 2006 Views

ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

Update on Releasing Guantanamo guys here...

http://www.breitbart.com/article.php?id=CNG.18e9e5692442aa61d7510553b5ffc14e.e01&show_article=1 Update above on releasing...

Original post made by Perspective on Mar. 26, 2009
Last comment by Walter_E_Wallis, on Mar 27, 2009 at 6:32 pm | 10 comments | 2194 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

Taking a hard look at the CEQA lawsuit against the CHSRA:

There are rumors about Palo Alto’s city council being split more or less 50/50 about filing an amicus brief to join the...

Original post made by Martin Engel on Mar. 27, 2009
There are no comments yet. 2059 Views

AROUND TOWN

VIDEO; The golden rule

Who could imagine that the slide rule, once ubiquitous in high school mathematics classes, would be used to figure the odds...

Original post made on Mar. 27, 2009
Last comment by Walter_E_Wallis, on Mar 27, 2009 at 5:24 pm | 4 comments | 8045 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

Asian dust cloud reaches Bay Area today

A giant high-altitude cloud of desert dust and urban pollutants from China will reach the Bay Area today. Read the full...

Original post made on Mar. 25, 2009
Last comment by YSK, on Mar 27, 2009 at 5:13 pm | 26 comments | 2195 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Man is shot and wounded in East Palo Alto

A 43-year-old Menlo Park man with a lower-back gunshot wound was found early this morning by East Palo Alto police. The shooting...

Original post made on Mar. 25, 2009
Last comment by Get a clue, on Mar 27, 2009 at 3:20 pm | 9 comments | 2026 Views

AROUND TOWN

Neighborhoods In China Protest High Speed Rail

In a country where protests were once outlawed, Chinese citizens have organized protests and neighborhood groups, and they...

Original post made by Resident on Mar. 23, 2009
Last comment by Lessons from China, on Mar 27, 2009 at 12:47 pm | 8 comments | 7606 Views

ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

I thought the World would LOVE US again with a Pres. Obama!

http://www.ft.com/cms/s/0/1d3fa8fa-1975-11de-9d34-0000779fd2ac.html Here is a comment by the EU President, Mr. Topalank,...

Original post made by Perspective on Mar. 26, 2009
Last comment by Perspective, on Mar 27, 2009 at 12:00 pm | 22 comments | 1925 Views

ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

County chooses plastic-bag 'carrot, not stick'

In its quest to encourage residents to embrace reusable shopping bags, the Santa Clara County Board of Supervisors is testing...

Original post made on Mar. 26, 2009
Last comment by wondering, on Mar 27, 2009 at 10:33 am | 17 comments | 2779 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

Letters

<B>Hospital must expand Read the full story here http://www.PaloAltoOnline.com/weekly/story.php?story_id=10697 posted Friday,...

Original post made on Mar. 27, 2009
Last comment by Why the ads?, on Mar 27, 2009 at 9:12 am | 1 comment | 1993 Views

SPORTS

Stanford hoops season ends in CBI semifinals

Lawrence Hill's final performance in a Stanford men's basketball uniform was spectacular. His last shot was in desperation...

Original post made on Mar. 27, 2009
Last comment by me, on Mar 27, 2009 at 6:29 am | 1 comment | 2227 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

What Happened to the Sit-Lie Ordinance?

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Original post made by Lover of downtown on Mar. 6, 2008
Last comment by danny the homeless guy, on Mar 27, 2009 at 3:02 am | 15 comments | 2835 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Man arrested in Palo Alto for DUI, altered gun

A man arrested on a drunk-driving charge Sunday night in Palo Alto was found to have a handgun that had been altered with...

Original post made on Mar. 24, 2009
Last comment by midtown 50 yrs, on Mar 26, 2009 at 7:37 pm | 7 comments | 1913 Views

SPORTS

Stanford freshman raising her game in NCAAs

Nnemkadi Ogwumike sat in the balcony of the St. Pete's Forum in Tampa last year and watched as the Stanford women's basketball...

Original post made on Mar. 26, 2009
Last comment by alfred leal, on Mar 26, 2009 at 7:07 pm | 1 comment | 2277 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

How do they treat acne these days?

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Original post made by Perfect Skin on Jun. 25, 2008
Last comment by Resident, on Mar 26, 2009 at 4:12 pm | 24 comments | 3785 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

Palo Alto seeks input on police-chief search

The City of Palo Alto wants input from residents as it embarks on a search for a new chief of police. The city is holding...

Original post made on Mar. 24, 2009
Last comment by A Noun Ea Mus, on Mar 26, 2009 at 12:28 pm | 9 comments | 1801 Views

ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

Two-alarm fire damages Mountain View home

Investigators are trying to determine what started a two-alarm fire at a home in Mountain View on Thursday night, according...

Original post made on Mar. 21, 2009
Last comment by Courtney Walters, on Mar 26, 2009 at 12:17 pm | 2 comments | 1906 Views

ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

Youtube of PM Brown being given a tongue lashing as only the British know how to do.

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=94lW6Y4tBXs This is the equivalent of one of our House members lambasting our President..face...

Original post made by Perspective on Mar. 25, 2009
Last comment by Paul, on Mar 26, 2009 at 11:52 am | 4 comments | 1830 Views
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