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ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

Health care chat with Hal Luft today

Harold S. "Hal" Luft will be live on TownSquare to talk with readers about his, and their, ideas for national health care...

Original post made by Jocelyn Dong on Apr. 13, 2009
Last comment by Mike, on Apr 14, 2009 at 2:13 pm | 23 comments | 3424 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

Palo Alto budget gap explodes -- tempers, too

Tanking revenues have prompted Palo Alto city officials to increase the projected budget shortfall by $2 million, to about...

Original post made on Apr. 7, 2009
Last comment by Jake, on Apr 14, 2009 at 2:02 pm | 119 comments | 6287 Views

AROUND TOWN

The world through a lens

==I Emerging photographer captures life and culture during her travels== Wouldn't you like to travel the world? Save enough...

Original post made on Apr. 14, 2009
Last comment by Lisa, on Apr 14, 2009 at 11:31 am | 2 comments | 2001 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Crash victim remains on life support

A 37-year-old woman severely injured in an East Palo Alto auto crash a week ago remains on life support, Police Sgt. Alma...

Original post made on Apr. 14, 2009
There are no comments yet. 2140 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Witnesses help nab Palo Alto burglary suspects

Alert witnesses led to the arrest of two East Palo Alto juveniles, 13 and 15, for a Palo Alto home burglary and attempted...

Original post made on Apr. 8, 2009
Last comment by Nora Charles, on Apr 13, 2009 at 8:17 pm | 46 comments | 2669 Views

SPORTS

Fast time for Paly's MacQuitty at Arcadia meet

Year in an out, the Arcadia Invitational produces most of the best track and field marks in the nation at this time of year...

Original post made on Apr. 13, 2009
Last comment by Jeb, on Apr 13, 2009 at 8:01 pm | 2 comments | 2853 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Math debate continues

Facing protest over their choice of a new elementary school math textbook, Palo Alto school administrators have invited parents...

Original post made on Apr. 10, 2009
Last comment by Palo Alto Parent, on Apr 13, 2009 at 1:58 pm | 5 comments | 2825 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

Peace Center director criticizes commissioner

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Original post made on Jul. 13, 2007
Last comment by dLzpaOcsLgVTElk, on Apr 13, 2009 at 1:20 pm | 32 comments | 4247 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

Palo Alto Airport: asset or money pit?

Depending on whom you ask, the Palo Alto Airport is either an underperforming money vacuum or a valuable and potentially...

Original post made on Nov. 28, 2008
Last comment by LVzBxIUjFIeGeOE, on Apr 13, 2009 at 1:13 pm | 46 comments | 3451 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Arson at Cubberley and Mitchell Park

PAFD responded to a fire alarm at Cubberley around 2AM. They found a trash can on fire in the ladies restroom, J wing. During...

Original post made by qq on Apr. 12, 2009
Last comment by Neighbor, on Apr 13, 2009 at 11:10 am | 4 comments | 1908 Views

AROUND TOWN

Our Town: 'Three Angels'

Among friends, I'm known to share music I like. Read the full story here http://www.PaloAltoOnline.com/weekly/story.php?story_id=10720...

Original post made on Apr. 3, 2009
Last comment by anne bergman, on Apr 13, 2009 at 10:53 am | 3 comments | 2272 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Everyday Math Upcoming Mtgs./Skelly @ Duveneck today

Superintendent Skelly will answer questions about Everyday Math today, Monday, April 13 in the MP Room at Duveneck Elementary...

Original post made by Parent on Apr. 13, 2009
There are no comments yet. 2128 Views

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
There are no comments yet. 2448 Views

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
There are no comments yet. 2148 Views

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
There are no comments yet. 2095 Views

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 | 2562 Views

AROUND TOWN

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 | 8426 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 | 1857 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
There are no comments yet. 2408 Views

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 | 2038 Views
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