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ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

Former Palo Alto mayor joins Knight Foundation

Former Palo Alto Mayor Judy Kleinberg, an attorney known for her work with technology companies and nonprofits, has joined...

Original post made on Jun. 2, 2010
Last comment by Lytle was a menace, on Jun 2, 2010 at 4:08 pm | 5 comments | 2119 Views

ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

East Palo Alto seeks to bolster tenant protection

As East Palo Alto braces for a new landlord to take over more than 1,800 housing units, city officials are considering changing...

Original post made on Dec. 27, 2011
Last comment by Westsider, on Dec 28, 2011 at 2:24 pm | 16 comments | 2119 Views

ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

Editorial: Symbolic actions matter in quest for civil rights

In the 1960s, political and community leaders in Palo Alto were among those who stepped up to publicly advocate for federal...

Original post made on Apr. 5, 2013
Last comment by Not an issue, on Apr 8, 2013 at 7:00 pm | 46 comments | 2119 Views

ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

FAA approves Surf Air route to take planes over Bay

Commuter airline Surf Air has received permission from the Federal Aviation Administration to start flying a new approach...

Original post made on Jun. 23, 2016
Last comment by Jim, 1 hour ago | 14 comments | 2119 Views

AROUND TOWN

Maybe A Silly Question ... Embarcadero & Alma Underpass

I used to walk under the Alma/Embarcadero underpass to go to high school when I was a kid. I always thought the massive...

Original post made by Bruce on May. 14, 2009
Last comment by bruce, on May 25, 2009 at 3:54 am | 3 comments | 2119 Views

AROUND TOWN

Police to increase presence at Shoreline concert

A nearly full Mountain View police staff is expected to patrol the Shoreline Amphitheatre's next concert June 26 after six...

Original post made on Jun. 18, 2009
Last comment by MR. IRONIC, on Jun 19, 2009 at 11:09 am | 7 comments | 2119 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

Holiday Fund targets programs for kids, families

The Palo Alto Weekly Holiday Fund is giving $260,000 in grants this year to 38 community organizations that serve children...

Original post made on May. 1, 2010
There are no comments yet. 2118 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

VTA meeting on bus system redesign in Palo Alto Wednesday

Palo Alto's public transit options could change as Santa Clara County Transportation Authority redesigns its transit network....

Original post made on May. 17, 2016
Last comment by Arthur Keller, on May 18, 2016 at 3:31 pm | 10 comments | 2118 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Don't Get That College Degree!

Original post made by Interesting Read on Jun. 28, 2009
Last comment by Bill, on Jun 29, 2009 at 2:16 pm | 2 comments | 2118 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Goat Grazing in Bol Park

I am curious as to why the goat owners are not required to pick up the goat droppings in Bol Park after the goats have grazed....

Original post made by curious on Sep. 29, 2009
Last comment by curious, on Sep 30, 2009 at 11:50 am | 10 comments | 2118 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Anyone know what happened to Score in Midtown?

We used Score in Midtown a few years ago with our older child and now it is the time when our younger child needs the same...

Original post made by Parent on Oct. 1, 2010
Last comment by Thomas, on Nov 4, 2010 at 9:55 am | 2 comments | 2118 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

School district accused of testing fraud

A family is accusing the Palo Alto Unified School District of testing fraud, claiming their daughter's teacher for two years...

Original post made on Jul. 6, 2011
Last comment by No sympathy, on Jul 13, 2011 at 2:56 pm | 6 comments | 2118 Views

SPORTS

Gerhart considers an extra year at Stanford

Senior running back Toby Gerhart could return to the Stanford football team for a fifth season. "There's a chance," he said....

Original post made on Sep. 24, 2009
Last comment by John, on Sep 24, 2009 at 1:31 pm | 1 comment | 2118 Views

ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

Zogby Poll: McCain Recovers as Contest Takes Dramatic Turns

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Original post made by tj on Sep. 25, 2008
Last comment by poll watcher, on Sep 25, 2008 at 12:15 pm | 7 comments | 2118 Views

ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

Palin Denying She's An Evangelical Zealot

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Original post made by Palin Watcher on Oct. 9, 2008
Last comment by Christian, on Oct 10, 2008 at 4:36 pm | 8 comments | 2118 Views

ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

President Obama Is A Done Deal

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Original post made by The Fat Lady Is Singing on Oct. 31, 2008
Last comment by Paul, on Nov 3, 2008 at 1:16 pm | 6 comments | 2118 Views

ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

Measure B 'BART' supporters still hope for win

As official numbers show Measure B failing by a razor-thin margin, proponents of the BART-extension transportation measure...

Original post made on Nov. 7, 2008
Last comment by Pulsar, on Nov 9, 2008 at 5:14 pm | 7 comments | 2118 Views

ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

Baffled No More on Why Buffet wanted Bailouts and Obama

http://www.chron.com/disp/story.mpl/business/6358451.html Link to Chron on Buffet's companies getting megabailoutbucks. TADA!...

Original post made by Perspective on Apr. 5, 2009
Last comment by Perspective, on Apr 5, 2009 at 4:37 pm | 3 comments | 2118 Views

ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

Caltrain kicks off track-vigilance campaign

After numerous suicides and train-pedestrian accidents, Caltrain is kicking off a year-long campaign to enlist passengers...

Original post made on Jan. 12, 2013
Last comment by Boing!, on Jan 15, 2013 at 10:50 am | 9 comments | 2118 Views

AROUND TOWN

CNN compares Palo Alto's two most famous residents

And the younger one comes up lacking. CNN report: http://www.cnn.com/2011/TECH/innovation/07/07/zuckerberg.facebook.presentation/...

Original post made by Steve on Jul. 7, 2011
Last comment by Hmmm, on Jul 10, 2011 at 3:00 pm | 4 comments | 2118 Views
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