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ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

Use it or lose it

In every company that I have worked, you cannot accumulate more than two years of unused off days: use it or lose it. But...

Original post made by @home on Aug. 26, 2012
There are no comments yet. 944 Views

SPORTS

Gunn grad Acker looks to help Cal women win NCAA swim title

It was only a year ago that Rachael Acker was the proverbial big fish while swimming for Gunn High and helping the girls...

Original post made on Mar. 20, 2013
Last comment by Curious, on Mar 27, 2013 at 11:47 am | 4 comments | 944 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

@recent and frequent commentators - will you kindly share why you stop posting when threads become available only to those who are logged in?

Will you kindly share the reason that had you stop posting once a thread becomes restricted only to those who are logged...

Original post made by village fool on Jun. 9, 2013
Last comment by village fool, on Jun 9, 2013 at 11:47 pm | 14 comments | 944 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Anyone know what was happening 900 block of Loma Verde Tues evening?

Lots of emergency vehicles and what looked like a bicyle lying on the ground and an injured person....

Original post made by Palo Verde Resident on Aug. 17, 2011
Last comment by Joe, on Aug 17, 2011 at 11:18 am | 1 comment | 943 Views

AROUND TOWN

Stalled development may spur another lawsuit

A developer whose long and litigious quest to build a three-story building on Page Mill Road suffered a major setback earlier...

Original post made on Oct. 20, 2011
Last comment by Build it!, on Oct 21, 2011 at 11:52 pm | 5 comments | 943 Views

ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

Cyclists and insurance?

According to the BBC, British Cyclists are being urged to get insurance.vhttp://www.bbc.co.uk/news/business-15892074 Should...

Original post made by Occasional Cyclist on Nov. 26, 2011
Last comment by noise, on Nov 28, 2011 at 12:32 pm | 7 comments | 943 Views

AROUND TOWN

Caltrain's hopes ride on new rail agreement

Caltrain long-deferred dream of electrified tracks could finally become reality under a new proposal between the California...

Original post made on Mar. 22, 2012
Last comment by Mila, on Mar 25, 2012 at 4:53 pm | 13 comments | 943 Views

ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

Endangered butterflies released at Edgewood County Park

As part of a continuing effort to repopulate the checkerspot butterfly in San Mateo County, a group of biologists and volunteers...

Original post made on Apr. 4, 2012
Last comment by Walter_E_Wallis, on Apr 7, 2012 at 7:55 am | 3 comments | 943 Views

AROUND TOWN

Four injured in Menlo Park drive-by shooting

Four people were hit by gunfire in a drive-by shooting Friday night in Menlo Park, and one victim is in critical condition,...

Original post made on Nov. 3, 2012
Last comment by Sharon, on Nov 6, 2012 at 7:15 pm | 11 comments | 943 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Accused killer of East Palo Alto activist can't beat weapons trial

Gregory Elarms Sr., the man who was accused of gunning down East Palo Alto community activist David Lewis at the Hillsdale...

Original post made on Dec. 21, 2012
Last comment by Pitful, on Dec 21, 2012 at 1:31 pm | 1 comment | 943 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

Letting the dogs out

A group of Palo Alto dog owners want the city to create an open area in a park for frolicking, off-leash dogs. Read the...

Original post made on Jun. 21, 2013
Last comment by The bad owners outweigh the good, on Jun 23, 2013 at 1:30 pm | 6 comments | 943 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

Pilot error blamed for June 8 plane crash

A June 8 plane crash at the Palo Alto Municipal Airport was due to pilot error, National Transportation Safety Board investigators...

Original post made on Aug. 24, 2011
Last comment by Walter_E_Wallis, on Aug 25, 2011 at 3:05 pm | 5 comments | 942 Views

ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

Cain wins Republican straw poll in Florida

I don't give much credence to straw polls, but I was happy to see that for once my man "won" a straw poll. My woman, Bachmann,...

Original post made by Perspective on Sep. 25, 2011
Last comment by That User Name is already, on Sep 27, 2011 at 1:30 pm | 2 comments | 942 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

Palo Alto is fast becoming a dormitory town.

We have lost the bowling alley. There is disrespect for those who would have liked to preserve it. Borders is now closed...

Original post made by Resident on Oct. 5, 2011
Last comment by Resident, on Oct 14, 2011 at 6:05 pm | 4 comments | 942 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

Palo Alto celebration features pilgrim's diary

Almost four centuries have passed since the first Thanksgiving. On Tuesday (Nov. 22) night a Palo Alto gathering will recall...

Original post made on Nov. 22, 2011
Last comment by Carlito Waysman, on Nov 23, 2011 at 6:16 pm | 2 comments | 942 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

Simitian easily prevails in three-way county race

With nearly 58 percent of the vote, State Sen. Joe Simitian easily prevailed in the three-way race to represent northern...

Original post made on Jun. 6, 2012
Last comment by Alphonso, on Jun 6, 2012 at 10:43 pm | 6 comments | 942 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Scratch Introduction For Kids New to Programming [Free Live Event]

Breakout Mentors is hosting another fun introduction to computer programming for kids. If you live in the Palo Alto area...

Original post made by Brian on Aug. 9, 2012
There are no comments yet. 942 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Man snatches woman's necklace in Mountain View

A man stole a necklace from a 25-year-old woman in broad daylight while she walked on Villa Street Monday, police said. He...

Original post made on Aug. 2, 2011
Last comment by nuffsaid, on Aug 3, 2011 at 6:57 pm | 6 comments | 941 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

Parks and Rec Commission recommends Pedestrian/Bike Path for Main Library

On Oct 25 the Parks and Recreation Commission considered two options for connecting the Main Library and Art Center as part...

Original post made by Andrew Boone on Oct. 26, 2011
Last comment by 450 feet, on Oct 26, 2011 at 10:42 am | 1 comment | 941 Views

AROUND TOWN

Love affair with baseball, labor law, is worth the read

==BI Stanford author== William B. Gould IV retains his lifelong passion for two things: the law, specifically labor law,...

Original post made on Oct. 30, 2011
Last comment by Mark Weiss, on Nov 13, 2011 at 9:46 am | 3 comments | 941 Views
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