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ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

Mountain View introducing the iCouncil

In hopes of saving a lot of paper, three Mountain View City Council members will be ditching their inches-thick weekly reports...

Original post made on Aug. 19, 2010
Last comment by A-Journey-Of-1000-Days-Starts-With-A-Single-Ste, on Aug 19, 2010 at 12:27 pm | 4 comments | 2170 Views

SPORTS

La Tourette earns silver medal at Pan Pacific Champinships

Cardinal corner Stanford junior Chad La Tourette earned a silver medal in the 1,500 free at the Pan Pacific Championships...

Original post made on Aug. 19, 2010
Last comment by Peter La Tourette, on Aug 19, 2010 at 11:43 am | 1 comment | 3303 Views

ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

net neutrality: modern democracy or communist plot?

Everyone from President Obama to Al Franken to Consumer Reports have been pushing for network neutrality lately. Content...

Original post made by net user on Aug. 11, 2010
Last comment by Walter_E_Wallis, on Aug 19, 2010 at 11:15 am | 7 comments | 2027 Views

ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

Online 'e-personation' could bring fines, jail time

Claiming to be someone whom you're not on the Internet could get you thrown in jail or subject to a fine or a lawsuit, if...

Original post made on Aug. 15, 2010
Last comment by Walter_E_Wallis, on Aug 19, 2010 at 10:52 am | 15 comments | 2713 Views

ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

Today is World Humanitarian Day. Please read and help

Your readers may wish to provide support to a devastated region. To find out more about the International Committee of...

Original post made by Alice Smith on Aug. 19, 2010
There are no comments yet. 2174 Views

AROUND TOWN

Barnes & Noble opening in downtown Palo Alto

Bookstore giant Barnes & Noble is moving into downtown Palo Alto, but shoppers will still need to head to Redwood City because...

Original post made on Aug. 17, 2010
Last comment by Too Much Traffic, on Aug 19, 2010 at 6:03 am | 13 comments | 8196 Views

AROUND TOWN

Bay Area gasoline prices creeping up

A report released Tuesday (Aug. 10) by AAA Northern California shows that gas prices in the Bay Area and across the country...

Original post made on Aug. 10, 2010
Last comment by Palo Parent, on Aug 18, 2010 at 9:22 pm | 12 comments | 2425 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

From the Bay to Skyline Ridge

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Original post made on Jul. 29, 2008
Last comment by Josh Kelly, on Aug 18, 2010 at 6:16 pm | 14 comments | 5085 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Why so many expulsions of EPA kids from Carlmont?

How come vice principal Mr. Crame at Carlmont High School is still working there? Last year he expelled over twenty students...

Original post made by Travis Ramos on Aug. 11, 2010
Last comment by Don't Believe It, on Aug 18, 2010 at 4:28 pm | 27 comments | 3771 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

Council members get close to Palo Alto baylands

City Couoncilman Greg Schmid prepares to dig in for a paddle stroke during a recent tour of the baylands. Two council members...

Original post made on Aug. 11, 2010
Last comment by Anon., on Aug 18, 2010 at 3:46 pm | 26 comments | 2748 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Palo Alto Shuttle suit settles for $125,000

A Henry M. Gunn High School student who was thrown out of an unsecured city-bus door and tumbled onto El Camino Real in 2007...

Original post made on Aug. 12, 2010
Last comment by Shuttle Diplomacy, on Aug 18, 2010 at 12:11 pm | 17 comments | 3735 Views

ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

Filmmakers to document life of David Lewis

Two filmmakers are on a marathon journey to record every scrap of remembrance about David Lewis, the East Palo Alto community...

Original post made on Aug. 17, 2010
Last comment by Bob Cancilla, Belmont, on Aug 18, 2010 at 12:00 pm | 2 comments | 2744 Views

ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

Who got it?

"Posted by Walter_E_Wallis, a resident of the Midtown neighborhood, on May 28, 2010 at 7:43 pm Walter_E_Wallis is a member...

Original post made by Walter_E_Wallis on Aug. 13, 2010
Last comment by Walter_E_Wallis, on Aug 18, 2010 at 11:46 am | 21 comments | 2783 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Paly grad wins medals at international math competition

Recent Paly graduate Lynnelle Ye won a gold medal at the China Girls Mathematical Olympiad, The Mathematical Sciences Research...

Original post made on Aug. 16, 2010
Last comment by real math, on Aug 18, 2010 at 11:31 am | 5 comments | 13853 Views

AROUND TOWN

Old Elephant Pharm becomes animal hospital

Adobe Animal Hospital is moving this weekend from First Street in downtown Los Altos to a 14,000-square-foot building on...

Original post made on Aug. 13, 2010
Last comment by Jocelyn Dong, on Aug 18, 2010 at 11:01 am | 16 comments | 3022 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

It's long past time to ban 'vehicle dwelling'

"It ain't home till it's up on blocks" is a refrain from a contemporary Trailer Park Troubadours song. Read the full...

Original post made on Aug. 7, 2010
Last comment by Anne, on Aug 17, 2010 at 7:42 pm | 46 comments | 4837 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

Proposed rail could take homes, shrink Alma

California's planned high-speed-rail system could significantly narrow Alma Street in several sections of Palo Alto and cause...

Original post made on Aug. 13, 2010
Last comment by Walter_E_Wallis, on Aug 17, 2010 at 3:29 pm | 84 comments | 6189 Views

AROUND TOWN

Stanford names new director of admission

Stanford University has named Bob Patterson as the new Associate Dean and Director of Admission. He joins Stanford from the...

Original post made on Aug. 17, 2010
Last comment by MLK, on Aug 17, 2010 at 1:21 pm | 2 comments | 3121 Views

SPORTS

Stanford grad Brown goes the mile in Falmouth

Stanford grad Russell Brown was the seventh fastest American at the Falmouth Road Race in Massachusetts on Sunday. The nine-time...

Original post made on Aug. 17, 2010
Last comment by Pre, on Aug 17, 2010 at 12:57 pm | 2 comments | 2562 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Left turn only on Churchill at Alma 7.30 - 8.00 am.

I watched the traffic at this intersection this morning. There was a considerable amount of traffic ignoring the signs and...

Original post made by Traffic Conscious on Jun. 3, 2010
Last comment by Traffic Conscious, on Aug 17, 2010 at 8:33 am | 7 comments | 2543 Views
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