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ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

Finally, high speed rail will start, thanks to President Obama

http://articles.washingtonpost.com/2012-12-06/local/35673787_1_high-speed-rail-public-money-first-project We are very...

Original post made by Brock on Jan. 9, 2013
Last comment by Brock, on Jan 14, 2013 at 4:54 pm | 20 comments | 1078 Views

AROUND TOWN

Megan Hulce: Who Could Believe ... ?

I had hurt my back the day before and had had a sleepless night. In the morning I decided I needed to go to the emergency...

Original post made on Sep. 8, 2011
There are no comments yet. 1078 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

It's All About The Shizit

(An Open Letter to Liz Kniss) (The following was inspired by a conversation with Aram James wherein we both realized what...

Original post made by Chuck Jagoda on Sep. 26, 2012
Last comment by Jonathan Brown, on Nov 16, 2012 at 9:27 pm | 1 comment | 1077 Views

ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

This Call May Be Recorded...

So... I understand that in California, it's illegal to record a phone call without someone's knowledge. When I call my...

Original post made by citizen consumer on Feb. 11, 2012
There are no comments yet. 1077 Views

AROUND TOWN

Richard Placone: Voyage of a Lifetime

On Sept. 10, 2001, my wife, Jeanne, and I, my mother and a good friend left for what was to be a wonderful cruise to Alaska...

Original post made on Sep. 8, 2011
There are no comments yet. 1077 Views

AROUND TOWN

Former POST president to be honored by City Council tonight

A self-described "nature freak," Audrey Rust, the retired president and CEO of Peninsula Open Space Trust (POST), will be...

Original post made on Sep. 19, 2011
Last comment by Marlene Prendergast, on Sep 19, 2011 at 11:58 am | 1 comment | 1077 Views

AROUND TOWN

New Building beside Winter Lodge

Anyone know if there is anyone leasing this property, or moving in, or anything else? Otherwise, what will happen?...

Original post made by Midtown Neighbor on Dec. 15, 2011
There are no comments yet. 1077 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

High schools and rain! (and middle schools too)

What do the schools do with wet jackets and umbrellas on wet days? My high schooler and middle schooler won't take jackets...

Original post made by Parent on Feb. 13, 2012
Last comment by Mom, on Feb 15, 2012 at 12:35 am | 7 comments | 1076 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Burglar nabbed after resident gives chase

A Palo Alto resident helped nab an early morning burglar after he caught him stealing from an apartment-complex storage area...

Original post made on Aug. 23, 2011
Last comment by briana, on Aug 31, 2011 at 7:18 pm | 8 comments | 1076 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Police arrest man on stolen-vehicle charges

A man was arrested in Palo Alto Wednesday morning after police found him in possession of stolen vehicles and drug paraphernalia...

Original post made on Mar. 8, 2012
Last comment by JustMe, on Mar 8, 2012 at 4:27 pm | 12 comments | 1076 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Dog Attack

While walking my 15 lb. Bichon, Lulu, she was attacked and badly bitten by a 25-35 lb, short blond haired dog being walked...

Original post made by Robert Simoni on May. 23, 2012
Last comment by Anon., on May 24, 2012 at 1:56 pm | 5 comments | 1076 Views

SPORTS

Thoughts on the adult soccer league?

It turns out I'm going to be helping to coach my 7 year old son's soccer team. Apart from playing recreationally in the...

Original post made by Kids Coach on Jul. 25, 2012
Last comment by common sense, on Jul 25, 2012 at 11:15 am | 2 comments | 1076 Views

ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

Soldier, injured in Afghanistan, gets Purple Heart in Palo Alto

An army soldier severely injured in Afghanistan this summer was presented with the Purple Heart on Tuesday at the Veterans...

Original post made on Dec. 22, 2011
Last comment by Johnny, on Dec 22, 2011 at 3:09 pm | 1 comment | 1076 Views

ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

Menlo Park fire district strikes deal with Facebook

The Menlo Park Fire Protection District board voted unanimously on Tuesday to enter into an agreement between Facebook and...

Original post made on Apr. 25, 2012
Last comment by Hmmm, on Apr 25, 2012 at 9:18 pm | 3 comments | 1076 Views

AROUND TOWN

Demolition of Palo Alto Bowl: a Violation of Both ADA Code and United States Code

If you don't join us around 2:15 or so at Palo Alto City Hall, then please call and/or e-mail the city councill!! _____________________________________________________________ Asi...

Original post made by Daniel Mart on Sep. 9, 2011
Last comment by Daniel Mart, on Sep 9, 2011 at 12:29 pm | 2 comments | 1076 Views

AROUND TOWN

Celebrating arts and crafts

No plans for next weekend? No problem. The Palo Alto Festival of the Arts is coming to University Avenue Saturday and Sunday,...

Original post made on Aug. 14, 2012
Last comment by randy albin, on Aug 14, 2012 at 4:58 pm | 1 comment | 1076 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

Bomb squad investigating suspicious package

Palo Alto police, fire officials and a bomb squad are investigating a suspicious package found on the front lawn of a residence...

Original post made on Aug. 17, 2012
Last comment by LAWL, on Aug 17, 2012 at 5:01 pm | 1 comment | 1075 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Teenage burglars busted in Menlo Park

While some teenagers are lamenting the end of holiday vacation, others are seizing the opportunity to enrich themselves --...

Original post made on Jan. 11, 2011
Last comment by Observer, on Jan 12, 2011 at 11:28 am | 4 comments | 1075 Views

SPORTS

2 Paly grads nominated for ESPN awards

We should be proud of our Paly grads http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/science-environment-18685229...

Original post made by Paly Parent on Jul. 3, 2012
Last comment by Paly Parent, on Jul 3, 2012 at 9:22 am | 1 comment | 1075 Views

ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

Obama indecisive on the attack on OBL, cavint to Valerie Jarrett

The White House has not commented on the book, but one commenter wrote: �Obama�s �gutsy call� would seem to be limited...

Original post made by Dave on Aug. 22, 2012
Last comment by sexIst comments from Dave, on Aug 23, 2012 at 4:40 pm | 11 comments | 1075 Views
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