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ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

Eshoo calls for probe of covert CIA program

U.S. Rep. Anna Eshoo, D-Atherton, Thursday called for an investigation of a covert CIA program that she said ran from 2001...

Original post made on Jul. 9, 2009
Last comment by Dick, on Jul 12, 2009 at 10:52 am | 14 comments | 2375 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

Clinical compassion

Curtis Lewis cautiously approached the Ravenswood Family Health Clinic's mobile unit on a recent Thursday. It was his first...

Original post made on Jul. 11, 2009
Last comment by Keep it up!, on Jul 11, 2009 at 11:32 pm | 1 comment | 4287 Views

AROUND TOWN

College Terrace group urges revised JJ&F plan

Days before the Palo Alto City Council is set to vote on an ambitious proposal to build offices, apartments and an expanded...

Original post made on Jul. 9, 2009
Last comment by Anonymous, on Jul 11, 2009 at 6:04 pm | 15 comments | 2951 Views

AROUND TOWN

Skewed scenery

A small town in southern France, seen straight-on, nestles into the forested slopes of a hill. Around the base, the landscape...

Original post made on Jul. 10, 2009
Last comment by Sallie Light, on Jul 11, 2009 at 12:20 pm | 4 comments | 2750 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

Palo Alto sergeant bows out after storied career

He launched his career by catching the College Terrace rapist and spent the next 30 years building sources, patrolling Palo...

Original post made on Jul. 7, 2009
Last comment by Guido Fatcine Banutza, on Jul 11, 2009 at 10:29 am | 28 comments | 2742 Views

ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

"California falling, U.S. Following"

This is the headline for a large column today by Patrick J. Buchanan in today's (Sunday, June 28th) San Jose Mercury News,...

Original post made by Kate on Jun. 28, 2009
Last comment by Perspective, on Jul 11, 2009 at 9:33 am | 9 comments | 1759 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Special Education and PAUSD

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Original post made by Parent of middle schooler with Dyslexia on Nov. 8, 2006
Last comment by Joseph, on Jul 10, 2009 at 11:28 pm | 4 comments | 4480 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Man shot, killed in East Palo Alto Thursday

A man fatally shot in East Palo Alto late Thursday night has been identified as city resident Derrick Earl Powell Jr., according...

Original post made on Jul. 5, 2009
Last comment by KBeaslikedat, on Jul 10, 2009 at 9:09 pm | 7 comments | 2145 Views

AROUND TOWN

Senior Games "bigger than Beijing" for Palo Alto

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Original post made on Aug. 2, 2008
Last comment by scott, on Jul 10, 2009 at 7:56 pm | 2 comments | 2446 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Police calls

<B>Palo Alto Read the full story here http://www.PaloAltoOnline.com/weekly/story.php?story_id=11302 posted Friday, July...

Original post made on Jul. 10, 2009
Last comment by well..., on Jul 10, 2009 at 4:56 pm | 3 comments | 2096 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

Does anyone know why Stanford has installed new fencing on Peter Coutts Rd from Page Mill to Stanford?

In the last two weeks, Stanford has quickly and quietly (I say quietly because it didn't take 9 years of meetings to install...

Original post made by Paly Parent on Jul. 10, 2009
Last comment by Clem, on Jul 10, 2009 at 4:47 pm | 1 comment | 2133 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

College Terrace developer offers revisions

Days before the City Council is scheduled to review a controversial plan to rebuild JJ&F Food Store, and put up offices and...

Original post made on Jul. 10, 2009
Last comment by cieboy, on Jul 10, 2009 at 4:28 pm | 9 comments | 1807 Views

AROUND TOWN

VIDEO: Chili competitors cook up a hot July 4

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Original post made on Jul. 7, 2008
Last comment by toppdogg, on Jul 10, 2009 at 2:54 pm | 4 comments | 3207 Views

ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

Train kills pedestrian in Redwood City

A train fatally struck a male pedestrian in Redwood City Wednesday night, Caltrain spokeswoman Christine Dunn said. Read...

Original post made on Jul. 9, 2009
Last comment by Cecelia M. Horn, on Jul 10, 2009 at 11:48 am | 8 comments | 2210 Views

AROUND TOWN

This weekend's events (July 18-19)

[http://www.c/marketplace/about.html Connoisseurs' Marketplace]The 23rd annual Connoisseurs' Marketplace -- a festival featuring...

Original post made on Jul. 10, 2009
Last comment by RWC EVENTS, on Jul 10, 2009 at 10:41 am | 2 comments | 2053 Views

AROUND TOWN

Smith & Hawken closing

This is a bummer: Smith & Hawken is closing down the whole chain of stores, including the one at Stanford Shopping Center. http://www.sfgate.com/cgi-bin/blogs/inmarin/detail?entr...

Original post made by John the Man on Jul. 9, 2009
Last comment by OhlonePar, on Jul 10, 2009 at 12:38 am | 1 comment | 1917 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

Page Mill construction planned through early August

Pavement and electrical work on Page Mill Road and Oregon Expressway that sparked road rage last week will extend into August...

Original post made on Jul. 8, 2009
Last comment by anonymous, on Jul 10, 2009 at 12:05 am | 9 comments | 2477 Views

AROUND TOWN

Palo Altan to receive Congressional Gold Medal

An 85-year old Palo Alto woman will receive the Congressional Gold Medal, the White House announced July 1. Margaret Phelan...

Original post made on Jul. 6, 2009
Last comment by Radar, on Jul 9, 2009 at 5:16 pm | 23 comments | 2424 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Popular Palo Alto medical assistant murdered

A beloved medical assistant at Palo Alto Medical Foundation's Palo Alto Center was reportedly murdered in Mexico during the...

Original post made on Jul. 9, 2009
Last comment by Sylvia J. Smitham, on Jul 9, 2009 at 4:59 pm | 1 comment | 2162 Views

ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

Documentary of a maverick

Former U.S. Rep. Pete McCloskey had only one comment about a documentary on his life, airing on Sunday (July 5) at 6:30 p.m....

Original post made on Jul. 4, 2009
Last comment by Paul, on Jul 9, 2009 at 4:30 pm | 7 comments | 2836 Views
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