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Many ways to commemorate 9/11

With music and song, candlelight and prayer, the 3,000 victims of the terrorist attacks of Sept. 11, 2001, will be remembered...

Original post made on Sep. 9, 2011
Last comment by Ken, on Sep 10, 2011 at 5:48 pm | 4 comments | 3250 Views

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Cal edges out Stanford in college ranking

Cal beat Stanford -- though not by much -- in a new set of rankings aiming to compete with those of U.S. News and World Report....

Original post made on Sep. 14, 2011
Last comment by Milan Moravec, on Sep 16, 2011 at 10:59 pm | 4 comments | 2250 Views

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Extending the legacy of Steve Jobs

Although Steve Jobs left an amazing legacy in the tech world, he (via his estate) could leave an even greater mark on the...

Original post made by Jeffrey Smith on Oct. 15, 2011
Last comment by lmr3, on Oct 15, 2011 at 9:01 pm | 4 comments | 1493 Views

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FEMA to test Emergency Alert System nationwide

The Federal Emergency Management Agency and the Federal Communications Commission will take over television and radio Wednesday...

Original post made on Nov. 8, 2011
Last comment by Dennis, on Nov 8, 2011 at 2:01 pm | 4 comments | 1689 Views

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Operation Marriage

<B>"Operation Marriage" by Cynthia Chin-Lee, illustrated by Lea Lyon; Reach and Teach; 32 pp.; $14.95 Read the full story...

Original post made on Nov. 12, 2011
Last comment by Sharon, on Nov 12, 2011 at 8:44 pm | 4 comments | 2642 Views

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Pilot error caused East Palo Alto plane crash

A plane crash into an East Palo Alto neighborhood on Feb. 17, 2010, was most probably caused by the pilot's failure to follow...

Original post made on Nov. 24, 2011
Last comment by Anon., on Nov 29, 2011 at 6:10 pm | 4 comments | 1566 Views

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Woman dies in Los Altos multi-vehicle crash

An 85-year-old Cupertino woman died in a multi-vehicle crash in Los Altos Tuesday morning, police said. Read the full story...

Original post made on Dec. 7, 2011
Last comment by robertjames, on Dec 15, 2011 at 12:06 am | 4 comments | 2234 Views

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Air district issues second 'Spare the Air' alert

For the second day in a row, the Bay Area Air Quality Management District is asking residents to refrain from burning wood. Read...

Original post made on Dec. 8, 2011
Last comment by smokey, on Dec 9, 2011 at 11:45 am | 4 comments | 1987 Views

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Second Harvest donations falling short

Second Harvest Food Bank of Santa Clara and San Mateo Counties has renewed its plea for donations to its holiday food and...

Original post made on Jan. 4, 2012
Last comment by J dinkey, on Jul 13, 2012 at 4:37 pm | 4 comments | 2022 Views

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WWII veteran honored for heroism after 66 years

It was Carl Clark's jacket that the U.S. secretary of the Navy pinned the commendation medal on, but Clark told the hundreds...

Original post made on Jan. 17, 2012
Last comment by Nayeli, on Jan 18, 2012 at 10:45 am | 4 comments | 4907 Views

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Smart cookies

It's that time of year again. Girl Scouts by the dozens are raising funds for their groups through the sales of Thin Mints,...

Original post made on Feb. 22, 2012
Last comment by girl scout mom, on Feb 25, 2012 at 1:08 pm | 4 comments | 2094 Views

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Stanford study: Ibuprofen reduces altitude sickness

"A really nasty hangover" is how Stanford's Dr. Grant Lipman describes the feeling of acute mountain sickness, also called...

Original post made on Mar. 20, 2012
Last comment by musical, on Mar 20, 2012 at 1:39 pm | 4 comments | 4443 Views

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Menlo Park signs off on Facebook terms

One by one, the public speakers at the Tuesday night meeting told the council in no uncertain terms what they thought about...

Original post made on Apr. 19, 2012
Last comment by Laura Caplan, on Apr 24, 2012 at 7:56 pm | 4 comments | 3282 Views

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Three challenge Rich Gordon in Assembly race

As Rich Gordon, D-Menlo Park, asks District 24 residents to return him to the state Assembly for another two years, three...

Original post made on May. 12, 2012
Last comment by Barry, on May 14, 2012 at 9:51 pm | 4 comments | 5210 Views

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RNC asks who stands with Cory Booker?

The Republican national Committee asks who stands with Cory (gop.com) in an effort to harvest emails and donations. To understand...

Original post made by Mac Mac Donald on May. 22, 2012
Last comment by Mac Mac Donald, on May 23, 2012 at 9:07 pm | 4 comments | 2242 Views

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Did Barack Obama impersonate police officer as college student?

Ummm, no, not Obama, the other guy. Local news, former Stanford student had state police uniform, used it to impersonate...

Original post made by Barney B Street on Jun. 7, 2012
Last comment by curmudgeon, on Jun 7, 2012 at 12:42 pm | 4 comments | 1619 Views

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Fast And Furious conspiracy theory finally peters out with fake contempt vote

For a year, every day, Fox news has worked with the Republican Party on a conspiracy theory with made up stories about Obama...

Original post made by Rich Alto on Jun. 27, 2012
Last comment by Rich Alto, on Jun 28, 2012 at 2:18 pm | 4 comments | 2247 Views

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Environmental Volunteers rescues baby raccoons in Baylands

The new mother probably wandered away for just a few minutes, but she never returned to the spot where she left her two infant...

Original post made on Jul. 4, 2012
Last comment by Hmmm, on Jul 6, 2012 at 10:08 am | 4 comments | 2932 Views

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Supreme Court

The only way that the president can get a dictatorial control on the country is to get control of the Supreme Court....

Original post made by Ted Rudow III, MA on Jul. 6, 2012
Last comment by robert, on Jul 7, 2012 at 2:19 pm | 4 comments | 2114 Views

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Editorial: Medicine doesn't offset poison of HSR bill

In a political drama that has potentially massive financial ramifications for California, last week's razor-close vote to...

Original post made on Jul. 13, 2012
Last comment by ODB, on Jul 14, 2012 at 2:33 pm | 4 comments | 3339 Views
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