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PALO ALTO ISSUES

When will City Council freeze salaries and make budget cuts?

Stanford has already put a salary freeze and their president has already taken a voluntary pay cut. When will Palo Alto...

Original post made by resident on Mar. 8, 2009
Last comment by citizan, on Mar 9, 2009 at 9:16 am | 6 comments | 1859 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

Editorial: An unacceptable 'community dialogue'

Last Thursday's meeting on the future of the California Avenue area is a classic example of a meeting that went bad, ending...

Original post made on Feb. 20, 2009
Last comment by I was there, on Mar 9, 2009 at 1:41 am | 18 comments | 2362 Views

ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

In Pursuit of Justice: Rumsfeld to be prosecuted for war crimes!

In Pursuit of Justice: Rumsfeld to be prosecuted for war crimes! NEW YORK - February 17, 2009 - There is now enough...

Original post made by food for thought on Mar. 8, 2009
Last comment by Walter_E_Wallis, on Mar 8, 2009 at 10:13 pm | 5 comments | 1893 Views

ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

Jewish Leaders Blast Clinton Over Israel Criticism

Zuckerman, Lawmakers, Local Jews Say Secretary Of State Not The Hillary Clinton They Used To Know "In a swift about face...

Original post made by Sharon on Feb. 26, 2009
Last comment by Sharon, on Mar 8, 2009 at 7:42 pm | 24 comments | 2115 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Two EPA gang members arrested by police team

Two members of the Taliban street gang were arrested this week by a newly formed street crimes unit composed of East Palo...

Original post made on Dec. 18, 2008
Last comment by jesika, on Mar 8, 2009 at 5:59 pm | 28 comments | 2223 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

PUBLIC AGENDA: City Council, State of the City address

Palo Alto Mayor Peter Drekmeier is scheduled to present the State of the City address. The meeting is scheduled for 6 p.m....

Original post made on Mar. 8, 2009
Last comment by Marvin, on Mar 8, 2009 at 5:51 pm | 8 comments | 2121 Views

ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

Obama rebukes attorney general for describing America as 'nation of cowards' on race.

From NYT just in----http://www.nytimes.com/2009/03/08/us/politics/08race.html "President Obama has chided his attorney...

Original post made by Sharon on Mar. 7, 2009
Last comment by Holder has a point, on Mar 8, 2009 at 4:07 pm | 8 comments | 1941 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Geologists go deep to study earthquakes

Scientists hoping to unlock the keys to earthquakes have extracted intact rock samples from two miles beneath the San Andreas...

Original post made on Mar. 8, 2009
Last comment by Gary, on Mar 8, 2009 at 12:11 pm | 2 comments | 1907 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Three sentenced in sex-tape extortion case

A woman and two men were sentenced to 10 months in county jail Thursday by Santa Clara County Superior Court Judge Thang...

Original post made on Mar. 6, 2009
Last comment by YSK, on Mar 8, 2009 at 11:51 am | 8 comments | 2440 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

Stanford suspends construction projects

Faced by a loss of 20-30 percent of its endowment because of the recession, Stanford Provost John Etchemendy told the university's...

Original post made on Jan. 26, 2009
Last comment by palo alto mom, on Mar 8, 2009 at 10:32 am | 22 comments | 8773 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Legality of Palo Alto police 'ruse' in question

Santa Clara County Superior Court Judge Thang Nguyen Barrett will make his ruling Dec. 17 in the case involving Joseph Anthony...

Original post made on Dec. 5, 2008
Last comment by gregory nichols, on Mar 8, 2009 at 12:11 am | 18 comments | 2784 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

Daylight saving time begins Sunday

It's time to set clocks ahead by one hour for daylight saving time, which begins at 2 a.m. Sunday. Read the full story here...

Original post made on Mar. 6, 2009
Last comment by Tim, on Mar 7, 2009 at 10:08 pm | 9 comments | 2028 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

Meeting set for future of San Francisquito Creek

A meeting to discuss potential solutions to flooding from San Francisquito Creek will be held next Thursday, March 12, with...

Original post made on Mar. 6, 2009
Last comment by Rick, on Mar 7, 2009 at 9:52 pm | 4 comments | 1924 Views

AROUND TOWN

Raging Grannies rock Cinequest film festival

The Raging Grannies hit the silver screen this weekend as local filmmaker Pam Walton premieres her new documentary on the...

Original post made on Mar. 5, 2009
Last comment by Granny G, on Mar 7, 2009 at 9:17 pm | 3 comments | 2017 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

Out of the mud, a bike passage could rise

Six months of muck, water and mud flooding of a popular bicycle route under U.S. Highway 101 in Palo Alto could become a...

Original post made on Mar. 5, 2009
Last comment by Donald, on Mar 7, 2009 at 6:09 pm | 9 comments | 2238 Views

ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

Presidential Secrets: Video exposing the crimes of Presidents from Bush (1&2) and Clinton

I was looking on the website ://www.freeamerican.com and I came upon this video and it floored me. This is an awesome video...

Original post made by food for thought on Mar. 7, 2009
There are no comments yet. 2048 Views

AROUND TOWN

Manager's house?

So the council is going to dip back into the housing market for our new manager. I suggest, instead, that a portion of the...

Original post made by Walter_E_Wallis on Mar. 6, 2009
Last comment by Walter_E_Wallis, on Mar 7, 2009 at 6:03 pm | 18 comments | 1949 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Program planned for middle-school parents

Counselors from the Palo Alto Unified School District and Adolescent Counseling Services will offer parents of middle-school...

Original post made on Mar. 6, 2009
Last comment by Wendy Kandasamy, on Mar 7, 2009 at 12:37 pm | 4 comments | 2007 Views

ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

Using an Assault Weapon on a Mosquito: BHO and Our Health Care System

Please remember that BHO and the Dems are trying to put in a place a European/Canadian style Universal Health Care system...

Original post made by Perspective on Mar. 7, 2009
There are no comments yet. 1905 Views

ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

The Obama Bear Market...First President to have his own Bear Market!

http://www.bloomberg.com/apps/news?pid=washingtonstory&sid=aGJ_.gr_awkY From the Bloomberg News above President Barack...

Original post made by Perspective on Mar. 6, 2009
Last comment by Perspective, on Mar 7, 2009 at 11:20 am | 7 comments | 1894 Views
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