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PALO ALTO ISSUES

Palo Alto streets advocates submit petition

A Palo Alto group hoping to regulate the width of private streets in new subdivisions has submitted a petition to the city...

Original post made on Jul. 14, 2009
Last comment by ellieg, on Jul 15, 2009 at 6:30 pm | 12 comments | 1531 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

Guest Opinion: A glimpse back at the history of Palo Alto parks-dedication battles

The proposed renovation of Lytton Plaza created a bit of consternation and misinformation about how Palo Alto is required...

Original post made on Sep. 10, 2009
Last comment by Brian Steen, on Sep 10, 2009 at 11:02 pm | 1 comment | 1531 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

Caltrain asserts itself in race for federal funds

The two agencies responsible for building the Peninsula section of the high-speed-rail system now find themselves in a competitive...

Original post made on May. 18, 2010
Last comment by Richard, on May 20, 2010 at 9:03 am | 7 comments | 1531 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Cars burglarized in Palo Alto restaurant parking lots

Four cars were burglarized in restaurant parking lots along El Camino Real in Palo Alto Wednesday night, Palo Alto police...

Original post made on Mar. 10, 2011
Last comment by huh, on Mar 14, 2011 at 9:52 am | 15 comments | 1531 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Palo Alto man pleads not guilty to arson, vandalism

A 34-year-old Palo Alto man was charged with vandalizing and setting two fires at a business he co-owns in San Carlos pleaded...

Original post made on Jun. 12, 2013
Last comment by CrescentParkAnon., on Jun 13, 2013 at 8:12 am | 3 comments | 1531 Views

ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

Editorial: Symbolic actions matter in quest for civil rights

In the 1960s, political and community leaders in Palo Alto were among those who stepped up to publicly advocate for federal...

Original post made on Apr. 5, 2013
Last comment by Not an issue, on Apr 8, 2013 at 7:00 pm | 46 comments | 1531 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

Opening doors to the City Council?

Fourteen candidates -- four lawyers, two Realtors, two school volunteers, three consultants, a retired property manager,...

Original post made on Oct. 2, 2009
Last comment by huh?, on Oct 3, 2009 at 8:33 pm | 3 comments | 1530 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

Neighbors' resistance prompted scaled-back Eden Housing

The Eden Housing development at 801 Alma St. in Palo Alto was once envisioned as a win-win-win situation for all parties...

Original post made on Oct. 7, 2009
Last comment by Svetlana, on Oct 8, 2009 at 8:56 am | 5 comments | 1530 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

We need to support our young people

When our young people are profiled by racist elements, we need to support them. http://abcnews.go.com/US/cops-witnesses-back-george-zimmermans-version/story?id=16371852 GZ...

Original post made by Joe on May. 17, 2012
Last comment by That User Name is already, on Jun 12, 2012 at 2:55 pm | 24 comments | 1530 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Surveys: 'Student emotional health improving'

Palo Alto students gained a bit of ground in their overall social-emotional well-being between 2007 and 2011, according to...

Original post made on Mar. 1, 2012
Last comment by Sharon, on Mar 2, 2012 at 5:35 pm | 14 comments | 1530 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Los Altos one percenter busted by SEC for stealing $6 million

Federal SEC accuses Small Business Capital Corp (419 S San Antonio Rd, Los Altos, California) founder of running a Ponzi...

Original post made by Mark Feathers on Jun. 30, 2012
Last comment by Penalties, on Jun 30, 2012 at 10:27 am | 1 comment | 1530 Views

SPORTS

It's time for Stanford football to go bowling

==B Cardinal fourth in AP, BCS polls == Stanford beat Notre Dame, 28-14, in a nonconference football game on Saturday...

Original post made on Nov. 27, 2011
Last comment by Paye Pal, on Nov 28, 2011 at 12:13 am | 2 comments | 1530 Views

ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

Story: World's Largest Science Group Rejecting Man-made Climate Fear

Have you seen this story yet? I hope everyone can read it before someone takes it down. I doesn't help the socialist pass...

Original post made by food for thought on Aug. 24, 2009
Last comment by Walter_E_Wallis, on Aug 24, 2009 at 3:49 pm | 3 comments | 1530 Views

AROUND TOWN

New Year's Eve Party with Kids?

Where can we find New Year's Eve parties that will allow slightly older kids (13 & 9) to attend? Most parties/balls I know...

Original post made by PAMom on Dec. 29, 2009
There are no comments yet. 1530 Views

AROUND TOWN

Hideous Music on Edgewood Needs to Stop

The way too loud, horribly loud music on Edgewood needs to stop. Even with doors and windows closed it is disruptive and...

Original post made by Hmmm on May. 3, 2014
Last comment by anonymous, on May 4, 2014 at 4:35 pm | 2 comments | 1530 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

Health and Pension Costs to Cripple Palo Alto's Future?

As this article from the Mercury News explains, pension and health costs for retirees will soon make it almost impossible...

Original post made by Dave on Jul. 31, 2009
Last comment by Retiree, on Aug 1, 2009 at 3:25 pm | 7 comments | 1529 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Reflections eight years after my brother's death

On Nov. 14, 2003, I lost my brother Ben to suicide. I still remember that night vividly. Read the full guest opinion here...

Original post made on Mar. 24, 2012
Last comment by Carrie, on Mar 30, 2012 at 11:49 pm | 2 comments | 1529 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

280 South, Sunday 1am, a dozen police cars and 3 closed lanes

Any idea what that was all about Sunday around 1a.m. on 280 south around the Sand Hill exit? Lots of police cars and officers...

Original post made by Chris on Oct. 5, 2010
Last comment by Joe, on Oct 5, 2010 at 2:16 pm | 1 comment | 1529 Views

ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

Eshoo to Hold In-Person Healthcare Meeting

I am delighted to hear that Congresswoman Eshoo has decided to hold an in-person meeting with her constituents to discuss...

Original post made by Kate on Aug. 27, 2009
Last comment by Pesrpective, on Sep 3, 2009 at 4:15 pm | 6 comments | 1529 Views

ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

Thousands lose power as storm rages on

Stormy weather has knocked out power to about 26,000 PG&E customers in the Bay Area this morning, a PG&E spokeswoman said....

Original post made on Jan. 19, 2010
Last comment by Evan, on Jan 19, 2010 at 9:05 am | 1 comment | 1529 Views
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