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ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

Australia to implement mandatory internet censorship

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Original post made by Sharon on Oct. 30, 2008
Last comment by sigh, on Oct 31, 2008 at 11:10 am | 2 comments | 2195 Views

ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

Sarah's clothes v Michelle's clothes

Politics aside, I am beginning to have a little sympathy for Sarah Palin. At the time of her acceptance speach, I read...

Original post made by Resident on Nov. 10, 2008
Last comment by Paul, on Nov 12, 2008 at 12:08 pm | 17 comments | 2195 Views

ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

Caltrain fatality in San Mateo slows/stops trains

A pedestrian was fatally struck by a Caltrain in San Mateo this afternoon, causing delays in train schedules, a Caltrain...

Original post made on Sep. 21, 2009
Last comment by Member, on Dec 9, 2010 at 3:33 pm | 11 comments | 2195 Views

ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

Menlo Park resident appeals BevMo approval

Beverages & More won a battle in the years-long fight to open a Menlo Park store, but will they win the war? After the Planning...

Original post made on Sep. 9, 2010
Last comment by Lets C Now, on Sep 10, 2010 at 11:12 pm | 2 comments | 2195 Views

AROUND TOWN

Founder of Peninsula Day Care Center dies

Mary Jo Shaw, co-founder and longtime owner of the Peninsula Day Care Center on San Antonio Road, died earlier this month...

Original post made on Oct. 17, 2010
Last comment by Kathy Wilson, on Oct 17, 2010 at 9:25 am | 1 comment | 2195 Views

AROUND TOWN

City leaders, residents celebrate 'Scott Meadow'

Palo Alto city leaders -- including Mayor Pat Burt and City Manager James Keene -- helped honor Midtown resident Charles...

Original post made on Dec. 13, 2010
Last comment by Joseph, on Dec 13, 2010 at 7:06 pm | 1 comment | 2195 Views

BOOKS

The Belmont Library presents New York Times bestselling author J.A. Jance

The Belmont Library presents New York Times bestselling author J.A. Jance, sharing her latest thriller Deadly Stakes. ...

Original post made by BooksInc on Mar. 20, 2013
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PALO ALTO ISSUES

Intelligent utility management

http://blogs.siliconvalley.com/gmsv/2009/02/google-test-drives-an-energy-saving-plug-in.html#comment-146882 has an article...

Original post made by Walter_E_Wallis on Feb. 10, 2009
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SCHOOLS & KIDS

Sad News

I received this in my email today, my heart goes out to Ms. Elsbernd and her family friends and the Jordan community. 5/24/13 Hi...

Original post made by Jon S on May. 24, 2013
Last comment by Paly Alum, on May 26, 2013 at 4:01 pm | 1 comment | 2194 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 | 2194 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Looking for witness to collision with dalmatian on Middlefield

Hi, I had a collision with a large dalmatian on the 3300 block of Middlefield Road (cross street of Ames Avenue) on Thursday...

Original post made by Satyadev Patel on Dec. 10, 2009
There are no comments yet. 2194 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Recendes admits sex assault of woman, 94

Roberto Recendes has pleaded guilty to the 2002 rape and beating of a 94-year-old woman at Palo Alto Commons, according to...

Original post made on Oct. 18, 2010
Last comment by Outside Observer, on Oct 18, 2010 at 9:21 pm | 6 comments | 2194 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Death penalty

"Posted by Alice Smith, a resident of the Green Acres neighborhood, on Mar 28, 2011 at 9:02 pm If California converted...

Original post made by Walter_E_Wallis on Apr. 2, 2011
Last comment by Walter_E_Wallis, on Apr 10, 2011 at 1:43 pm | 43 comments | 2194 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Burglars hit Duveneck school -- again

Burglars have preyed on Duveneck Elementary School in Palo Alto a third time in four weeks, striking again on Sunday (Aug....

Original post made on Aug. 9, 2011
Last comment by chooseone, on Aug 10, 2011 at 8:26 pm | 29 comments | 2194 Views

ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

Dick Cheney announces his support for gay marriage

"I think, you know, freedom means freedom for everyone," Cheney said in a speech at the National Press Club. "I think people...

Original post made by Dick on Jun. 1, 2009
Last comment by Paul, on Jun 3, 2009 at 4:48 pm | 16 comments | 2194 Views

ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

Local merchants hope for strong holiday season

As they piled their shelves with popular toys and festive treats, and crafted holiday window displays, local retailers this...

Original post made on Nov. 26, 2012
Last comment by Ducatigirl, on Nov 26, 2012 at 3:03 pm | 2 comments | 2194 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 | 2193 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Thanks all AYSO volunteers

Just want to say a big "Thank You" to the many coaches, refs, and behind-the-scenes volunteers for AYSO soccer. We just...

Original post made by JSD on Nov. 21, 2009
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SCHOOLS & KIDS

Palo Alto parents tapped for bond oversight role

Three Palo Alto parents were confirmed by the Palo Alto Board of Education Tuesday night to help oversee spending under the...

Original post made on Aug. 25, 2010
Last comment by Sad Parent, on Aug 25, 2010 at 2:16 pm | 1 comment | 2193 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Man dies after being hit by car in Mountain View

An Illinois man who was fatally struck by a car in Mountain View Saturday night, Sept. 15, has been identified as 34-year-old...

Original post made on Sep. 17, 2012
Last comment by Anna, on Oct 5, 2012 at 12:15 am | 13 comments | 2193 Views
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