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ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

Arlen Specter will switch his party affiliation

At least he made an honest statement of why he switched----- “I have traveled the State, talked to Republican leaders...

Original post made by Sharon on Apr. 28, 2009
Last comment by food for fhought, on May 6, 2009 at 11:53 pm | 59 comments | 2531 Views

ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

Radiation from Japan not likely to reach Bay Area

Bay Area residents are not at risk of radiation contamination from a potential nuclear disaster in Japan, regional and federal...

Original post made on Mar. 17, 2011
Last comment by Walter_E_Wallis, on Mar 18, 2011 at 7:37 am | 14 comments | 2531 Views

ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

Proposed bill takes on cellphone-tracking

State Sen. Jerry Hill, D-San Mateo County, has introduced a bill that would require local governments to take public comment...

Original post made on Mar. 2, 2015
Last comment by musical, on Mar 2, 2015 at 4:49 pm | 2 comments | 2531 Views

AROUND TOWN

Feature story: Surrounded by superheroes

Dealing in comics many fans would involuntarily drool over is standard practice for Lee's Comics founder Lee Hester. ==B...

Original post made on Jul. 5, 2011
Last comment by Hmmm, on Jul 5, 2011 at 1:44 pm | 1 comment | 2531 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

Home invaded by ants

My home has been invaded by ants yesterday. I have never seen anything like that! The hard wood floors were covered with...

Original post made by VM on Dec. 11, 2009
Last comment by John, on Dec 15, 2009 at 10:19 pm | 14 comments | 2530 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Stealing Sunday newspapers

To the person who is stealing our Sunday paper: I am going to assume, which is a risky move, as we all know what 'assume'...

Original post made by Disgusted on Jun. 26, 2011
Last comment by Anon., on Jun 28, 2011 at 10:54 am | 6 comments | 2530 Views

SPORTS

Palo Alto volleyball wins its 24th straight match

One more big roadblock remains for the Palo Alto girls' volleyball team in its path to the SCVAL De Anza Division championship,...

Original post made on Oct. 28, 2009
Last comment by Parent, on Oct 28, 2009 at 12:49 pm | 1 comment | 2530 Views

ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

Immigration reform in dollars and cents

The Center for American Progress, an independent nonpartisan think tank, published a paper in March analyzing the 10-year...

Original post made on Jun. 21, 2013
Last comment by Calliope Sunshine, on Jun 21, 2013 at 8:41 am | 2 comments | 2530 Views

AROUND TOWN

Hope and -- tragedy -- for host of Obama party

The elation of Barack Obama's inauguration spread throughout East Palo Alto like wildfire when longtime resident Dolores...

Original post made on Feb. 3, 2009
Last comment by BEULAH BARBER, on Mar 2, 2009 at 7:20 pm | 9 comments | 2530 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

Do we need that large number of Police Officers Patrolling Palo Alto?

Do we need that large number of Police Officers Patrolling Palo Alto? here is what happened today: i placed an old computer...

Original post made by Old homewoener on Dec. 30, 2012
Last comment by fake 911 calls, on Jan 3, 2013 at 12:48 pm | 7 comments | 2529 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

dance lesson recommends for young girls

Looking for dancing class recommendations for girls K-4 in or around Palo Alto. Can be tap, ballet, or hip hop. Prefer...

Original post made by dancinggirl on Feb. 16, 2010
Last comment by mom, on Mar 20, 2010 at 10:16 am | 5 comments | 2529 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

East Palo Alto toddler accidentally shot dead

A 2-year-old boy is dead after an accidental shooting by a 12-year-old family member in an East Palo Alto home Thursday night,...

Original post made on Jan. 9, 2009
Last comment by OhPuleez!, on Jan 11, 2009 at 1:50 am | 17 comments | 2529 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Police seek man who trailed teenager, exposed himself

Palo Alto police are seeking a man who reportedly followed a teenage girl in his truck for several blocks on Monday afternoon...

Original post made on Oct. 7, 2014
Last comment by musical, on Oct 7, 2014 at 11:10 am | 4 comments | 2529 Views

SPORTS

Farewell, Coach Nolan

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Original post made by S. Lucky on Oct. 20, 2008
Last comment by Danny, on Oct 22, 2008 at 9:53 am | 1 comment | 2529 Views

SPORTS

Stanford's Smit shatters two world swim records

Julia Smit of the United States set the short-course world record in the women's 200-meter individual medley on Saturday,...

Original post made on Dec. 26, 2009
Last comment by michaelapujals, on Dec 26, 2009 at 7:58 pm | 1 comment | 2529 Views

SPORTS

Women's hoops stage is set for the final act

While the Lady Huskies and their continued dominance of the domain have, deservedly, captured the airwaves, their 77-game...

Original post made on Apr. 6, 2010
Last comment by Dave, on Apr 6, 2010 at 5:44 am | 1 comment | 2529 Views

ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

Where is this "liberal media"?

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Original post made by Concerned Citizen on Sep. 7, 2008
Last comment by Walter's Walrus, on Sep 9, 2008 at 8:47 am | 4 comments | 2529 Views

ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

Colin Powell endorses Barack Obama for President

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Original post made by Greg K on Oct. 19, 2008
Last comment by Eddie the Electrician, on Oct 20, 2008 at 5:08 pm | 28 comments | 2529 Views

ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

Al Gore at Stanford: 'Democracy has been hacked'

Former Vice President Al Gore said Tuesday at Stanford University that America's democratic system has been "hacked" and...

Original post made on Apr. 25, 2013
Last comment by Oliver Barrett IV, on Apr 25, 2013 at 11:58 am | 10 comments | 2529 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Palo Alto voters switch city elections to even years

Palo Alto's century-old tradition of holding city elections on odd years came to an end Tuesday when voters approved Measure...

Original post made on Nov. 3, 2010
Last comment by Walter_E_Wallis, on Nov 3, 2010 at 12:39 pm | 2 comments | 2528 Views
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