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ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

Supreme Court Justice Souter To Retire

In coming years, Souter’s replacement may well provide the fifth vote for: — the imposition of a federal...

Original post made by Sharon on May. 1, 2009
Last comment by jacob, on May 2, 2009 at 5:20 pm | 16 comments | 2159 Views

ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

East Palo Alto woman sees hope in federal health law

Sosepa Tonga recalled the day last year when she went to a free clinic in Menlo Park seeking medical care. A new immigrant,...

Original post made on Jul. 6, 2012
Last comment by Perspective, on Jul 17, 2012 at 6:00 pm | 20 comments | 2159 Views

AROUND TOWN

Winners of the Chili Cook-Off?

Can anyone tell me who one in each category on Sunday's amazing Chili Cook-Off?...

Original post made by Chrissy Spanoghe on Jul. 6, 2010
Last comment by Palo Parent, on Jul 6, 2010 at 8:53 am | 1 comment | 2159 Views

AROUND TOWN

Stevenson House Seniors Collect Over 100 Lbs. of Food for Downtown Food Closet

Senior residents at Stevenson House recently held a food drive for the holidays. More than 120 residents participated, donating...

Original post made by Stevenson House Senior Living on Dec. 24, 2012
Last comment by resident, on Dec 24, 2012 at 7:37 pm | 1 comment | 2159 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

Palo Alto struggles to give voters reliable data

Palo Alto voters will be asked to wrestle with incomplete and possible contradictory data in November when they hit the voting...

Original post made on Apr. 13, 2011
Last comment by Cedric de La Beaujardiere, on Apr 20, 2011 at 9:57 pm | 25 comments | 2158 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

Report boosts backers of new compost plant

Palo Alto could save millions by building a waste-to-energy plant in the Baylands, according to a new analysis that is likely...

Original post made on Jun. 22, 2011
Last comment by Craig Laughton, on Jun 27, 2011 at 1:43 pm | 15 comments | 2158 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Project Safety Net is committed to student well-being

Our community is renowned for its dedication to helping the next generation of leaders and citizens reach their potential....

Original post made on Sep. 23, 2011
Last comment by palo alto mom, on Sep 26, 2011 at 10:18 am | 5 comments | 2158 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

'Spare the Air' alert issued for Tuesday

Hot weather and light winds predicted for Tuesday have prompted the Bay Area Air Quality Management District to issue a Spare...

Original post made on Jul. 13, 2009
Last comment by Sarah, on Jul 15, 2009 at 3:24 pm | 11 comments | 2158 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Admitted rapist of woman, 94, gets 17 years

The long wait for the imprisonment of a man who in 2002 raped and beat a 94-year-old Palo Alto woman came to an end on Thursday...

Original post made on Jan. 6, 2011
Last comment by Nora Charles, on Jan 8, 2011 at 12:17 am | 7 comments | 2158 Views

SPORTS

It's Beckham, Donovan and some fireworks at Stanford

The stands at Stanford Stadium have rested quietly the past six months, the echoes of Luck-inspired yells slowly faded. But...

Original post made on Jun. 29, 2012
Last comment by Resident, on Jun 29, 2012 at 10:49 am | 1 comment | 2158 Views

ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

Bay Road 'first step' segment completed in EPA

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Original post made on Oct. 28, 2008
Last comment by Jay, on Oct 28, 2008 at 9:42 am | 3 comments | 2158 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

Media Center supporters challenge critical audit

Dozens of filmmakers, show producers and community activists rallied at City Hall on Tuesday in a show of support for the...

Original post made on May. 11, 2016
Last comment by mutti, on May 12, 2016 at 2:25 pm | 4 comments | 2157 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Palo Alto test score trends analyzed

Palo Alto's elementary and middle school students are making progress in closing the achievement gap, with students of all...

Original post made on Sep. 4, 2012
Last comment by palo alto mom, on Sep 15, 2012 at 2:04 pm | 18 comments | 2157 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

East Palo Alto shooting leaves one dead

East Palo Alto police say they are searching for a suspicious person seen fleeing from the scene of a fatal shooting Saturday...

Original post made on Jul. 22, 2013
Last comment by dxm, on Jul 23, 2013 at 12:35 pm | 3 comments | 2157 Views

SPORTS

The defense never rested for Stanford

Landry Fields and the Stanford men's basketball team survived a game that was better suited for the four-corner offense and...

Original post made on Jan. 22, 2010
Last comment by Gordon G. Dewlap, on Jan 22, 2010 at 12:57 am | 1 comment | 2157 Views

SPORTS

Palo Alto begins quest for its first-ever CCS baseball title

The second season gets under way for the Palo Alto baseball team this week as it pursues something never before achieved...

Original post made on May. 17, 2010
Last comment by Editor, on May 17, 2010 at 9:22 pm | 3 comments | 2157 Views

AROUND TOWN

In dangerous alley, garden may blossom

In the Barron Park neighborhood, a garbage-strewn alley known more for crime than functionality could soon become a community...

Original post made on Sep. 29, 2009
Last comment by John Benza, on Sep 29, 2009 at 3:46 pm | 1 comment | 2157 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

Peter Drekmeier and indirect costs

Peter D., our current mayor, likes to talk about indirect costs of fossil fuels. He wants to tax us, in order to make up...

Original post made by Greg on Mar. 16, 2009
Last comment by Albert K Henning, on Mar 18, 2009 at 1:14 pm | 6 comments | 2156 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

Cal Ave Trees If You Care, You Must Be There: Thursday 6:30 pm, Escondido School

Original post made by Fred Balin on Oct. 7, 2009
Last comment by Fred Balin, on Oct 21, 2009 at 10:41 am | 8 comments | 2156 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

PA police arrest couple on drug, other charges

A man and a woman from San Jose were arrested by Palo Alto police Tuesday afternoon on drug and other charges triggered by...

Original post made on Dec. 3, 2008
Last comment by anon, on Dec 4, 2008 at 11:54 am | 7 comments | 2156 Views
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