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PALO ALTO ISSUES

Palo Alto teens arrested for arson

Two teenage boys who allegedly set a 4-foot-high orange plastic construction fence and a Krispy Kreme doughnut box ablaze...

Original post made on Sep. 5, 2012
Last comment by disgusted, on Sep 9, 2012 at 5:12 pm | 13 comments | 1997 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

Editorial: Adopt expanded retail protections

With increasing concern about the health and future of small retail businesses in Palo Alto, the City Council is scheduled...

Original post made on May. 8, 2015
Last comment by Resident, on May 9, 2015 at 9:14 am | 3 comments | 1997 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Spare the Air alert issued for Wednesday

While chilly temperatures are expected to continue Wednesday, the Bay Area Air Quality Management District is issuing the...

Original post made on Jan. 15, 2013
Last comment by common sense, on Jan 16, 2013 at 6:13 pm | 7 comments | 1997 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Police: Men used bat in Mountain View assault

Mountain View police arrested two men on charges of assault with a deadly weapon for allegedly attacking a man on the corner...

Original post made on Mar. 31, 2009
Last comment by Downtown neighbor., on Mar 31, 2009 at 9:37 pm | 7 comments | 1997 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Expert assails May case evidence gathering

A former San Mateo County forensics expert on Monday gave scathing testimony criticizing the evidence gathering in the shooting...

Original post made on Nov. 17, 2009
Last comment by Koa, on Nov 17, 2009 at 2:12 pm | 5 comments | 1997 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Recendes to stand trial for 2002 rape, beating

A gold necklace and a single hair are enough evidence to try Roberto Recendes for allegedly beating and raping a 94-year-old...

Original post made on Dec. 6, 2009
Last comment by Palo Alto Resident, on Dec 7, 2009 at 2:42 pm | 6 comments | 1997 Views

ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

Freeway express-lane project speeds ahead

Cardboard "passengers" who ride with carpool-lane cheaters could become obsolete when the freeway lanes are converted to...

Original post made on Apr. 9, 2009
Last comment by Jocelyn Dong, on Apr 10, 2009 at 5:40 pm | 5 comments | 1997 Views

ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

Organic is not enough

Walk into almost any supermarket in America and you are guaranteed to be bombarded. Thousands of products, advertisements,...

Original post made by Jolene Kokroko on Mar. 20, 2010
Last comment by Walter_E_Wallis, on Mar 20, 2010 at 7:12 pm | 1 comment | 1997 Views

ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

Palo Alto Chamber celebrates its past, future

The Palo Alto Chamber of Commerce will celebrate its 100-year history and take stock of its future at the headquarters of...

Original post made on Oct. 15, 2010
Last comment by Maura McNulty, on Oct 15, 2010 at 4:02 pm | 2 comments | 1997 Views

ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

Maybe Prop 37 Passed ?

An email has been going around from MoveOn talking about how it may be that Prop. 37 on labeling GMO foods may have passed....

Original post made by Anon. on Nov. 13, 2012
There are no comments yet. 1997 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 | 1997 Views

AROUND TOWN

Zumot trial begins today in San Jose courtroom

Attorneys were to make opening statements in the murder trial of Bulos "Paul" Zumot, who allegedly killed his girlfriend,...

Original post made on Jan. 3, 2011
Last comment by Outside Observer, on Jan 4, 2011 at 9:37 pm | 5 comments | 1997 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Back to school in July

Nearly 150 Palo Alto elementary and middle-school teachers returned to school Monday for an optional four-day "summer institute...

Original post made on Jul. 31, 2013
Last comment by Maybe this will help, on Jul 31, 2013 at 8:21 pm | 3 comments | 1996 Views

ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

Obama appoints Envoy to Muslims

http://thehill.com/leading-the-news/obama-names-envoy-to-muslim-communities-2009-06-27.html Above is a link to the The...

Original post made by Perspective on Jun. 28, 2009
Last comment by Perspective, on Jun 29, 2009 at 5:57 pm | 13 comments | 1996 Views

ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

Peninsula cities issue new challenge to rail authority

Palo Alto and its four allies in the Peninsula Cities Consortium have issued a new call for the California High-Speed Rail...

Original post made on Jul. 6, 2010
Last comment by R.GORDON, on Jul 7, 2010 at 10:07 am | 2 comments | 1996 Views

ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

The Iron Lady

With the collapse on European socialism, and the linked collapse of the Euro, as well as the upcomming movie about Margaret...

Original post made by Gary on Nov. 29, 2011
Last comment by Don't get it, on Dec 3, 2011 at 5:02 pm | 19 comments | 1996 Views

ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

Scott Walker is the next Reagan

Walker is the most potent politician of our times. He didn't flinch, and he believes in his own message, and is comfortable...

Original post made by Gary on Jun. 6, 2012
Last comment by svatoid, on Jun 12, 2012 at 5:51 am | 86 comments | 1996 Views

AROUND TOWN

Where can I find diet choclate soda?

This was a big fad a few years ago. Now I'm on a diet and I can't find it anywhere, except mail order, where it comes out...

Original post made by on a diet on Jun. 26, 2009
Last comment by Walter_E_Wallis, on Jun 28, 2009 at 9:24 am | 11 comments | 1996 Views

AROUND TOWN

Long jury wait could mean death for Alvarez

The longer a jury takes to decide the sentence for Alberto Alvarez, the stronger the possibility the jurors could recommend...

Original post made on Dec. 22, 2009
There are no comments yet. 1996 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

Massive Sierra wildfire could affect Palo Alto water source

The Hetch Hetchy Reservoir, which provides Palo Alto with its water, could be affected by the huge wildfire burning near...

Original post made on Aug. 28, 2013
Last comment by resident, on Aug 28, 2013 at 10:57 pm | 15 comments | 1995 Views
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