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On Deadline blog: Peter Carpenter's mission: warn of employee-benefit 'time bomb'

Every week I get two or three e-mails from Peter Carpenter drumming in a single message: that retirement costs/benefits for public employees are threatening to bankrupt...

Original post made by Jay Thorwaldson on Dec. 20, 2011
Last comment by Peter Carpenter, on Dec 24, 2011 at 9:40 am | 13 comments | 7545 Views

OFF DEADLINE

On Deadline blog: Peter Carpenter's mission: warn of employee-benefit 'time bomb'

Every week I get two or three e-mails from Peter Carpenter drumming in a single message: that retirement costs/benefits for public employees are threatening to bankrupt...

Original post made by Jay Thorwaldson on Dec. 20, 2011
Last comment by Peter Carpenter, on Dec 24, 2011 at 9:40 am | 13 comments | 3166 Views

INVEST & INNOVATE

A Bit of Good News

The California economy continued to grow in November and outpace the nation in job growth over the past 12 months with a 1.7% gain in jobs compared to 1.2% nationally. The...

Original post made by Steve Levy on Dec. 17, 2011
Last comment by stephen levy, on Dec 22, 2011 at 3:36 pm | 10 comments | 15295 Views

INVEST & INNOVATE

A Bit of Good News

The California economy continued to grow in November and outpace the nation in job growth over the past 12 months with a 1.7% gain in jobs compared to 1.2% nationally. The...

Original post made by Steve Levy on Dec. 17, 2011
Last comment by stephen levy, on Dec 22, 2011 at 3:36 pm | 10 comments | 2481 Views

INVEST & INNOVATE

The Economics of High Speed Rail

I have shared three major concerns with transportation and elected officials in California. Ridership I travel to Los Angeles for business a few tines a year....

Original post made by Steve Levy on Dec. 10, 2011
Last comment by stephen levy, on Dec 22, 2011 at 11:28 am | 17 comments | 15938 Views

INVEST & INNOVATE

The Economics of High Speed Rail

I have shared three major concerns with transportation and elected officials in California. Ridership I travel to Los Angeles for business a few tines a year....

Original post made by Steve Levy on Dec. 10, 2011
Last comment by stephen levy, on Dec 22, 2011 at 11:28 am | 17 comments | 2824 Views

INVEST & INNOVATE

All Families Pay Taxes

Every so often someone on Town Square asserts that half of the population does not pay taxes. They see that many families do not earn enough to owe state or federal...

Original post made by Steve Levy on Sep. 15, 2011
Last comment by Tax the man behind the tree, on Dec 9, 2011 at 2:21 pm | 35 comments | 3579 Views

OFF DEADLINE

On Deadline: Palo Alto's baylands debate could continue for years, folks

The future of Palo Alto's vast baylands -- a mix of marshlands, open water, mud and hiking/walking/running trails -- has been debated for decades. The nearly...

Original post made by Jay Thorwaldson on Nov. 18, 2011
Last comment by Jay Thorwaldson, on Nov 28, 2011 at 7:12 pm | 33 comments | 9922 Views

OFF DEADLINE

On Deadline: Palo Alto's baylands debate could continue for years, folks

The future of Palo Alto's vast baylands -- a mix of marshlands, open water, mud and hiking/walking/running trails -- has been debated for decades. The nearly...

Original post made by Jay Thorwaldson on Nov. 18, 2011
Last comment by Jay Thorwaldson, on Nov 28, 2011 at 7:12 pm | 33 comments | 5578 Views

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On Deadline: When Steve Jobs showed he had some social skills

This blog is not primarily about Steve Jobs. He is mentioned in passing. It is mainly about a longtime Palo Altan, Carolyn Caddes, a retired portrait-quality photographer...

Original post made by Jay Thorwaldson on Oct. 27, 2011
Last comment by Anon LA, on Nov 11, 2011 at 9:23 pm | 17 comments | 9461 Views

OFF DEADLINE

On Deadline: When Steve Jobs showed he had some social skills

This blog is not primarily about Steve Jobs. He is mentioned in passing. It is mainly about a longtime Palo Altan, Carolyn Caddes, a retired portrait-quality photographer...

Original post made by Jay Thorwaldson on Oct. 27, 2011
Last comment by Anon LA, on Nov 11, 2011 at 9:23 pm | 17 comments | 5041 Views

OFF DEADLINE

On Deadline: Is 'cheating' ingrained in our schools, or society?

Last weekend hundreds of thousands of American high school seniors -- and some from other nations -- sat down nervously to take the SAT test, that fateful measure...

Original post made by Jay Thorwaldson on Sep. 29, 2011
Last comment by Nayeli, on Oct 21, 2011 at 9:11 am | 10 comments | 7661 Views

OFF DEADLINE

On Deadline: Is 'cheating' ingrained in our schools, or society?

Last weekend hundreds of thousands of American high school seniors -- and some from other nations -- sat down nervously to take the SAT test, that fateful measure...

Original post made by Jay Thorwaldson on Sep. 29, 2011
Last comment by Nayeli, on Oct 21, 2011 at 9:11 am | 10 comments | 3487 Views

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Ad Libs: Mr. Congeniality at the Cantor

I have a confession: I get in trouble a lot at the Cantor Arts Center. I know, arts editors should be setting a good example. But I go into exhibits with my little...

Original post made by Rebecca Wallace on Oct. 19, 2011
There are no comments yet. 2475 Views

OFF DEADLINE

On Deadline: New report confirms first-hand knowledge of bay's health

For those of us lucky enough to have had intimate, first-hand contact with the San Francisco Bay over decades, a new report on the bay's health is encouraging, despite...

Original post made by Jay Thorwaldson on Sep. 21, 2011
Last comment by Perspective, on Sep 25, 2011 at 8:34 am | 5 comments | 15718 Views

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On Deadline: New report confirms first-hand knowledge of bay's health

For those of us lucky enough to have had intimate, first-hand contact with the San Francisco Bay over decades, a new report on the bay's health is encouraging, despite...

Original post made by Jay Thorwaldson on Sep. 21, 2011
Last comment by Perspective, on Sep 25, 2011 at 8:34 am | 5 comments | 11427 Views

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Ad Libs: From Emily to Georgia

Busy Palo Alto playwright Sharmon J. Hilfinger is having her seventh full-length play produced in the Bay Area. It seems like we just wrote about "Tell It Slant,"...

Original post made by Rebecca Wallace on Sep. 23, 2011
There are no comments yet. 7707 Views

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Ad Libs: From Emily to Georgia

Busy Palo Alto playwright Sharmon J. Hilfinger is having her seventh full-length play produced in the Bay Area. It seems like we just wrote about "Tell It Slant,"...

Original post made by Rebecca Wallace on Sep. 23, 2011
There are no comments yet. 2298 Views

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Ad Libs: Back in Bach

Teenage Bach aficionado Hilda Huang is on the scene again, this time soloing with the Philharmonia Baroque Orchestra in a San Francisco concert in January. When...

Original post made by Rebecca Wallace on Dec. 22, 2010
Last comment by Rebecca Wallace, on Sep 23, 2011 at 11:21 am | 1 comment | 8581 Views

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Ad Libs: Back in Bach

Teenage Bach aficionado Hilda Huang is on the scene again, this time soloing with the Philharmonia Baroque Orchestra in a San Francisco concert in January. When...

Original post made by Rebecca Wallace on Dec. 22, 2010
Last comment by Rebecca Wallace, on Sep 23, 2011 at 11:21 am | 1 comment | 3436 Views
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