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AROUND TOWN

Pat Burt's Kick-Off Party is this Sunday

Pat Burt will be holding his campaign kick-off party and ice cream social this Sunday from 4-5:30 pm at Hoover Park. ...

Original post made by Pat Markevitch on Sep. 5, 2012
Last comment by Resign, on Sep 5, 2012 at 1:49 pm | 1 comment | 1097 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

Kids delay bulldozers on hospital-expansion project

Kids playing in a tree-shaded sandbox have temporarily stopped the bulldozers on Stanford University's $5 billion medical-center...

Original post made on Jun. 24, 2011
Last comment by Yes they can, on Jun 24, 2011 at 10:10 am | 4 comments | 1096 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

Two men attempt robbery in downtown Palo Alto

Two men, one of whom was armed with a handgun, attempted to rob three women in downtown Palo Alto on the 700 block of Emerson...

Original post made on May. 16, 2013
Last comment by wally, on May 16, 2013 at 2:22 pm | 17 comments | 1096 Views

SPORTS

Gunn girls remain perfect in league golf action

==B Monday's prep roundup== The Gunn girls' golf team finished off the first half of its first-ever season in the Blossom...

Original post made on Oct. 2, 2012
Last comment by Chris Acker, on Oct 2, 2012 at 12:35 pm | 1 comment | 1096 Views

ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

Menlo Park mayor joins race for seat on SM County board

Newly minted Menlo Park Mayor Kirsten Keith on Saturday tossed her name into a crowded field of candidates for a seat on...

Original post made on Feb. 6, 2012
Last comment by Hazelvue, on Feb 6, 2012 at 11:53 am | 1 comment | 1096 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 | 1096 Views

ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

Gov. Jerry Brown plans to fast-track high-speed rail through courts

Since Jerry can't get his train following the law, an exception must be made so his legacy keeps on rolling http://www.mercurynews.com/california-high-speed-rail/ci_20761210/gov-jer...

Original post made by Allan B on Jun. 1, 2012
Last comment by hh, on Jun 5, 2012 at 8:17 pm | 5 comments | 1096 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

Cut emergency crews yet hire a emergency planner for 233K a year?

According to this Mercury News article, the City of Palo Alto needs to cut a million dollars from the polcie and fire budget...

Original post made by Concerned on May. 26, 2011
Last comment by Taxpayer, on May 31, 2011 at 2:19 pm | 7 comments | 1095 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 | 1095 Views

ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

HSR or just better R

The following makes a lot of sense. Run a Train That’s Fast Enough 05/11/2011 By William Lind As part of his infrastructure...

Original post made by Walter_E_Wallis on May. 29, 2011
There are no comments yet. 1095 Views

ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

I Will Vote for President Obama

The editor has now taken down or closed five disrespectful threads about the presidential race. I am wondering if there is...

Original post made by stephen levy on Aug. 26, 2012
Last comment by bru, on Aug 29, 2012 at 4:07 pm | 5 comments | 1095 Views

AROUND TOWN

New real estate bubble.

This proves that we are in another bubble. The bubble popped somewhat after the credit crunch but has recently reinflated....

Original post made by Sol on May. 27, 2012
Last comment by C, on May 28, 2012 at 11:10 am | 4 comments | 1095 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

Final Rinconada Park community meeting tonight

The City of Palo Alto will hold the last community meeting on the Rinconada Park Long Range Plan on Thursday evening, Sept....

Original post made on Sep. 12, 2013
Last comment by Unneeded, on Sep 13, 2013 at 12:44 pm | 3 comments | 1094 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

Eshoo accepting paycheck during gov't shutdown

Representative Anna Eshoo (D-Palo Alto)has decided to accept her paycheck ($174,000 annual salary)during the government shutdown....

Original post made by Stephen Peeps on Oct. 5, 2013
Last comment by Ferd Nerdlinger, on Oct 9, 2013 at 11:56 am | 10 comments | 1094 Views

SPORTS

Stanford women win 77th straight at home

==B College basketball== ==I Cardinal men topple Colorado, 74-50== Nnemkadi Ogwumike had 23 points and 11 rebounds, sister...

Original post made on Feb. 25, 2012
Last comment by Dave N., on Feb 25, 2012 at 10:41 am | 1 comment | 1094 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 | 1094 Views

ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

Pay-by-space parking arrives in Menlo Park

Menlo Park's trial run of pay-by-space meters starts this week as part of a new range of options offering people the choice...

Original post made on Nov. 1, 2011
Last comment by TEST IT OUT, on Nov 3, 2011 at 2:18 am | 3 comments | 1094 Views

ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

Jeb Bush, ultimate politician

2/24/12 Former Florida Gov. Jeb Bush said Thursday that he found it �troubling� that the 2012 presidential candidates...

Original post made by Lilly Roof on Feb. 24, 2012
Last comment by food for thought, on Mar 19, 2012 at 12:54 pm | 17 comments | 1094 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

Parks and Ballot Measures

The current conflict which is dividing the community as well as environmentalists and has lead to ballot Measure E, brought...

Original post made by Walter Sedriks on Oct. 28, 2011
There are no comments yet. 1093 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

Take the Downtown traffic Safety "True-False"Quiz

1. Pedestrians crossing University should be aware that many cars run red lights and there are no red-light cameras aand...

Original post made by Midtown Guy on May. 2, 2012
Last comment by mmmMom, on May 4, 2012 at 11:01 am | 6 comments | 1093 Views
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