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ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

Simitian seeks to postpone high-speed-rail funding

Three years after California voters approved a $9.95 billion bond to build the nation's first high-speed-rail system, a debate...

Original post made on Jan. 13, 2012
Last comment by common sense, on Jan 14, 2012 at 3:29 pm | 10 comments | 2114 Views

ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

Guilty verdict in high-speed-chase murder case

An East Palo Alto woman who killed her friend after she evaded police has been convicted of all charges, including second-degree...

Original post made on Jul. 1, 2014
Last comment by domanique, on Jul 1, 2014 at 7:22 pm | 1 comment | 2114 Views

AROUND TOWN

permit process question

We are planning to improve our bath in ~60 yr old house in Palo Alto. It is a very small space and there really is no scope...

Original post made by homeowner on Apr. 29, 2009
Last comment by interested, on Apr 30, 2009 at 4:16 pm | 9 comments | 2114 Views

AROUND TOWN

Gordon to hold high-speed-rail meeting in Palo Alto

California's controversial and increasingly expensive high-speed-rail system will be the subject of a public hearing hosted...

Original post made on Nov. 7, 2011
Last comment by Robert, on Nov 9, 2011 at 10:56 am | 17 comments | 2114 Views

AROUND TOWN

Sales at a glance

<B>Atherton Read the full story here http://www.paloaltoonline.com/print/story/2015/12/18/sales-at-a-glance posted Friday,...

Original post made on Dec. 18, 2015
There are no comments yet. 2114 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

New utility bill insert on Measure A

The Palo Alto utility bill which arrived today has a thinly veiled "Pro-Measure A" insert which, as I interpreted it, is...

Original post made by Mary Carlstead on Oct. 30, 2009
Last comment by Walter_E_Wallis, on Nov 1, 2009 at 3:43 am | 2 comments | 2113 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

For Measure E, 'yes' outpaces 'no' in fundraising

The "Yes on Measure E" campaign outpaced the "No on Measure E" campaign in fundraising, according to campaign finance reports...

Original post made on Oct. 29, 2011
Last comment by Elaine Elbizri, on Nov 6, 2011 at 1:27 pm | 8 comments | 2113 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

Developments trigger downtown Palo Alto study

Two new buildings in downtown Palo Alto, coupled with a flurry of complaints from downtown residents about parking, have...

Original post made on Aug. 24, 2012
Last comment by curmudgeon, on Aug 28, 2012 at 11:28 am | 13 comments | 2113 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

Ravenswood hires new superintendent

An administrator from a Sacramento-area school district will become the new superintendent of East Palo Alto's Ravenswood...

Original post made on May. 28, 2013
Last comment by Bryan, on Jun 9, 2013 at 11:27 am | 6 comments | 2113 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

50+ Tickets by PAPD that's Entrapment!

While driving my kids to school, the Palo Alto Police Department pulled over about 40-50 cars at the same location within...

Original post made by Peter on Mar. 19, 2009
Last comment by Walter_E_Wallis, on Mar 21, 2009 at 4:49 am | 14 comments | 2113 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Man brings pipe bomb to Palo Alto police station

Palo Alto police closed off a portion of Forest Avenue in downtown after a resident brought what appeared to be a pipe bomb...

Original post made on Feb. 25, 2010
Last comment by Hello?, on Feb 26, 2010 at 4:16 pm | 12 comments | 2113 Views

ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

ELECTION WATCH: Seven candidate forums scheduled

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Original post made on Aug. 13, 2008
Last comment by chris2, on Aug 13, 2008 at 3:13 am | 1 comment | 2113 Views

ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

Democrats let ban on offshore drilling expire

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Original post made by Left of Boom on Sep. 23, 2008
Last comment by Gary, on Sep 24, 2008 at 3:35 pm | 10 comments | 2113 Views

ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

Text messaging while driving will be banned

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Original post made on Sep. 25, 2008
Last comment by Nanny Joe strikes again, on Sep 26, 2008 at 11:26 am | 9 comments | 2113 Views

ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

Bernanke says recovery plan is working, "the recession coming to an end probably this year"

See the TV interview on "60 Minutes" tonight or read the highlights in the Wall Street Journal: http://online.wsj.com/article/SB123714945113934023.html...

Original post made by Ben on Mar. 15, 2009
Last comment by Perspective, on Mar 16, 2009 at 6:53 am | 1 comment | 2113 Views

ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

What happens if a candidate concedes from SNAFU reporting of counts..then wins after his opponent has been sworn in?

http://www.syracuse.com/news/index.ssf/2009/11/its_not_over_recanvassing_shows_ny23_race.html Lesson here..never concede...

Original post made by Perspective on Nov. 12, 2009
Last comment by Perspective, on Nov 14, 2009 at 12:52 pm | 7 comments | 2113 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

Around Town

<B><B>CLOUDY VISION? ... <CharStyle>Palo Alto's planning commissioners have been brainstorming for months to come up with...

Original post made on Nov. 13, 2010
Last comment by Watched it on TV, on Nov 13, 2010 at 12:37 pm | 2 comments | 2112 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Do any PAUSD 5th graders participate in TheTech Museum of Innovation's "Tech Challenge"?

I just became aware of this challenge and wondered if there are any 5th grade classes in PAUSD that participate. I saw...

Original post made by Tech Challenge? on Apr. 3, 2009
There are no comments yet. 2112 Views

SPORTS

Palo Alto volleyball team receives a No. 10 national ranking

The Palo Alto girls' volleyball team not only will finish the 2010 season as the CIF Division I state champion, but also...

Original post made on Dec. 10, 2010
Last comment by Coach Dave, on Dec 10, 2010 at 4:54 pm | 4 comments | 2112 Views

ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

Which candidate do you trust in a crisis?

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Original post made by Left of Boom on Sep. 22, 2008
Last comment by Walter_E_Wallis, on Sep 23, 2008 at 12:30 pm | 6 comments | 2112 Views
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