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ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

Cyberbullying case sparks debate on school district's role

A recent incident in which local teens "cyberbullied" a younger Palo Alto student has raised sharp questions about the school...

Original post made on Mar. 13, 2009
Last comment by Curious, on Mar 16, 2009 at 9:13 am | 6 comments | 1994 Views

ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

Bernanke says recovery plan is working, "the recession coming to an end probably this year"

See the TV interview on "60 Minutes" tonight or read the highlights in the Wall Street Journal: http://online.wsj.com/article/SB123714945113934023.html...

Original post made by Ben on Mar. 15, 2009
Last comment by Perspective, on Mar 16, 2009 at 6:53 am | 1 comment | 2119 Views

ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

AARP: Every Week Thousands of Americans File Bankruptcy Due to Medical Costs

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Original post made by Divided We Fail on Oct. 11, 2008
Last comment by Perspective, on Mar 16, 2009 at 6:50 am | 36 comments | 6699 Views

SPORTS

Pinewood girls beat No. 1 Branson, will play for state basketball championship

The only girls' basketball team in the history of the CIF Division V state championships to win three straight titles is...

Original post made on Mar. 15, 2009
Last comment by llll, on Mar 15, 2009 at 8:59 pm | 1 comment | 2533 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

Wheelchairs in bike lanes in the dark

A couple of evenings ago I was driving along Loma Verde towards Middlefield from Ross in the almost dark (about 7.30) pm...

Original post made by Driver on Mar. 15, 2009
Last comment by Palo Parent, on Mar 15, 2009 at 8:07 pm | 3 comments | 2242 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Car rolls over in two-vehicle crash in Palo Alto

Two vehicles crashed at Embarcadero Road and Webster Street in Palo Alto this afternoon, causing one to roll over and trapping...

Original post made on Mar. 13, 2009
Last comment by Lil, on Mar 15, 2009 at 3:00 pm | 15 comments | 2598 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

Palo Alto plans for the future

As the Palo Alto Library rebuilds its Mitchell Park branch and renovates its Main and Downtown facilities between now and...

Original post made on Mar. 14, 2009
Last comment by fireman, on Mar 15, 2009 at 10:44 am | 2 comments | 2306 Views

ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

Palin Charade Over

http://blogs.usatoday.com/entertainment/2009/03/bristol-palin-a.html Let's recap Sarah Palin (the Alsaka governor who...

Original post made by Marvin on Mar. 13, 2009
Last comment by Perspective, on Mar 15, 2009 at 7:36 am | 26 comments | 2103 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

Bicyclists running stop signs

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Original post made by Ventura Resident on Jul. 16, 2008
Last comment by PISSED AT PRIUS'S!!, on Mar 15, 2009 at 12:46 am | 98 comments | 4781 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Police, FBI 'dismantle' EPA-based 'Taliban' gang

In a massive operation involving almost 500 FBI agents and local police in 14 cities, simultaneous raids at 7 a.m. Saturday...

Original post made on Mar. 7, 2009
Last comment by Mayfield Child, on Mar 14, 2009 at 6:59 pm | 74 comments | 4333 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

Stanford: Hospital expansion would add $18M to Palo Alto

Stanford University's ambitious plan to upgrade and expand its medical facilities would bring Palo Alto about $18 million...

Original post made on Mar. 11, 2009
Last comment by Rick, on Mar 14, 2009 at 3:15 pm | 12 comments | 2401 Views

ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

Page Mill tenants protest through Palo Alto

Tenants and youth activists assembled near the Page Mill Properties headquarters Wednesday afternoon to wave banners, sing...

Original post made on Mar. 11, 2009
Last comment by To YSK, on Mar 14, 2009 at 2:58 pm | 44 comments | 2751 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

Mayor: Green revolution will aid economy

The faltering economy could force Palo Alto to cut programs and delay a new public-safety building, but it should not keep...

Original post made on Mar. 13, 2009
Last comment by Rick, on Mar 14, 2009 at 2:54 pm | 3 comments | 2799 Views

AROUND TOWN

$1 billion research hub planned for NASA Ames

A $1 billion "sustainable village" of research facilities, classrooms and housing is planned on 75 acres of the former Moffett...

Original post made on Mar. 13, 2009
Last comment by Greg, on Mar 14, 2009 at 11:50 am | 4 comments | 2198 Views

AROUND TOWN

Palo Alto may sue state high-speed rail authority

Palo Alto community outrage and City Council skepticism will not stop the state agency in charge of the high-speed rail project...

Original post made on Mar. 3, 2009
Last comment by Sharon, on Mar 14, 2009 at 7:57 am | 171 comments | 7084 Views

ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

Do you agree with BHO, the DOW is just a "tracking poll"?

Per our President Obama, the DOW is little more than a poll, and watching it would cause us to lose sight of the long term...

Original post made by Perspective on Mar. 5, 2009
Last comment by Perspective, on Mar 14, 2009 at 7:10 am | 18 comments | 1987 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Mountain lion spotted at Canada College

A mountain lion sighting was reported Wednesday evening at Canada College in Redwood City, according to the San Mateo County...

Original post made on Feb. 19, 2009
Last comment by Derek aka Chongo Carlito, on Mar 14, 2009 at 12:09 am | 6 comments | 2299 Views

ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

Noisy Caltrain rail-grinding to reduce train noise

Caltrain next week will launch a noisy, middle-of-the-night rail-grinding project that ultimately will reduce train noise....

Original post made on Mar. 12, 2009
Last comment by Disgusted, on Mar 13, 2009 at 11:16 pm | 4 comments | 2351 Views

ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

UN Sec General Ki-moon calls USA "deadbeat"..

I really think we should withdraw from the UN since we are such a drag on it. BTW, we pay much more than 22% of the UN...

Original post made by Perspective on Mar. 12, 2009
Last comment by Paul, on Mar 13, 2009 at 5:53 pm | 6 comments | 1927 Views

ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

With malice toward none...

Lincoln, under the standards of some current leftists, could have been charged with war crimes, and trashing the Consitution,...

Original post made by Gary on Mar. 8, 2009
Last comment by Gary, on Mar 13, 2009 at 4:21 pm | 24 comments | 2133 Views
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