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ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

Guest Opinion: A 'how-not-to' book on avoiding life-or-death crises in the wilderness

Back in my 20s, a group of us would make a yearly trek up Half Dome, sometimes with training, sometimes not so much. After...

Original post made on Jun. 26, 2009
Last comment by Anonymous, on Jun 28, 2009 at 8:03 am | 3 comments | 2196 Views

AROUND TOWN

Palo Alto planners: Cut Arastradero lanes

For traffic managers and commuters, the mile-long stretch of Arastradero Road between Foohill Expressway and El Camino Real...

Original post made on Jun. 25, 2009
Last comment by jake, on Jun 28, 2009 at 1:38 am | 52 comments | 2933 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Kanter to be sworn in as education undersecretary Wednesday

Raising student achievement will be the top priority of Martha Kanter, who will be sworn in Wednesday as U.S. undersecretary...

Original post made on Jun. 27, 2009
Last comment by martha fan, on Jun 27, 2009 at 11:45 pm | 3 comments | 2365 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Use of PiE grants

I'm trying to find out how PiE grants are awarded. Several grants were awarded to develop a middle school Spanish Immersion...

Original post made by PiE Grants on Jun. 18, 2009
Last comment by PiE Grants, on Jun 27, 2009 at 10:58 pm | 15 comments | 2150 Views

SPORTS

Local volleyballers head to Junior Olympics

Menlo-Atherton High grad Kelli Branning and Sacred Heart Prep grad Marissa Alvarez will be competing at the USA Girls' Volleyball...

Original post made on Jun. 24, 2009
Last comment by Online Sports Staff, on Jun 27, 2009 at 7:07 pm | 2 comments | 2193 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

Weddings

Hillary Thagard and Tim Persyn Read the full story here http://www.PaloAltoOnline.com/weekly/story.php?story_id=9785 posted...

Original post made on Jun. 27, 2009
Last comment by John McManus, on Jun 27, 2009 at 6:54 pm | 1 comment | 2182 Views

ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

Climate Change bill coming to Congress floor Wednesday

If you want higher energy costs and higher unemployment, be sure to call in support of this bill which Pelosi is trying to...

Original post made by Perspective on Jun. 23, 2009
Last comment by Paul, on Jun 27, 2009 at 4:54 pm | 20 comments | 2441 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Palo Alto woman dies in crash on Highway 87

The Santa Clara County medical examiner's office has identified a Palo Alto woman who was killed in a highway collision in...

Original post made on Jun. 27, 2009
Last comment by FiftyFive, on Jun 27, 2009 at 1:36 pm | 1 comment | 2207 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Solar contractor arrested, charged with fraud

A 38-year-old solar-energy contractor has been arrested and charged with 53 criminal offenses against 30 homeowners in Santa...

Original post made on Jun. 24, 2009
Last comment by Walter_E_Wallis, on Jun 27, 2009 at 11:44 am | 9 comments | 3166 Views

ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

$1,000 for old vehicles in area-wide buy-back

Residents who trade in old, higher-polluting cars get $1,000 beginning July 1, the Bay Area Air Quality Management District...

Original post made on Jun. 26, 2009
Last comment by Perspective, on Jun 27, 2009 at 7:30 am | 3 comments | 2518 Views

ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

E. Coli fears prompt cookie dough recall

How many more thousands have to die, how many millions every year become ill because the LibLudds have opposed irradiation...

Original post made by Walter_E_Wallis on Jun. 20, 2009
Last comment by Walter_E_Wallis, on Jun 26, 2009 at 3:59 pm | 16 comments | 2079 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Ravenswood schools trim budget by $5 million

Responding to the statewide fiscal crisis, board members of East Palo Alto's Ravenswood City School District Thursday night...

Original post made on Jun. 26, 2009
Last comment by anonymous, on Jun 26, 2009 at 2:00 pm | 1 comment | 2121 Views

SPORTS

It was yet another successful athletic year for Stanford

Our soundtrack for this year's version of Stanford's march to another NACDA Director's Cup begins with a few strands of Free's...

Original post made on Jun. 26, 2009
Last comment by Stuart Berman, on Jun 26, 2009 at 12:22 pm | 1 comment | 2375 Views

ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

The facts about the "Public Health Option" plan...

http://publicplanfacts.org/ Nice site above chock full of more facts than are coming out of ABC's promotion of..sorry,...

Original post made by Perspective on Jun. 24, 2009
Last comment by Paul, on Jun 26, 2009 at 10:36 am | 9 comments | 1817 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Panel to focus on youth depression tonight

A free parent-education session on child and adolescent depressive disorders will take place at Lucile Packard Children's...

Original post made on Jun. 25, 2009
Last comment by out of work for too long, on Jun 26, 2009 at 10:16 am | 3 comments | 2128 Views

SPORTS

Hoffman and Ball advance in NorCal Junior Sectionals

The top nine seeds, including top-seeded Daniel Hoffman of Atherton and sixth-seeded Jamin Ball of Palo Alto, survived into...

Original post made on Jun. 26, 2009
Last comment by Nick, on Jun 26, 2009 at 9:57 am | 1 comment | 2677 Views

ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

Another holy-than-thou is caught

looks like another "holier-than-thou" politician was caught with his pants down: http://www.politico.com/news/stories/0609/23813.html Ensign...

Original post made by svatoid on Jun. 18, 2009
Last comment by Perspective, on Jun 26, 2009 at 7:38 am | 28 comments | 2509 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

Stolen Walter Hays school computer recovered, man arrested

A $2,000 computer stolen from Walter Hays Elementary School in a burglary on the first weekend in June has been recovered...

Original post made on Jun. 25, 2009
Last comment by Concerned resident, on Jun 26, 2009 at 6:10 am | 24 comments | 2170 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Kanter to speak in Palo Alto Friday on U.S. education

Martha Kanter, the nominee for U.S. undersecretary of education, will give a talk on education issues Friday at Hewlett Packard...

Original post made on Jun. 25, 2009
Last comment by Mo Geraghty, on Jun 25, 2009 at 8:28 pm | 1 comment | 2306 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

Palo Alto opts for employee-count business tax

Palo Alto's quest to put a new business tax on the November ballot took a big step toward reality Monday night when a split...

Original post made on Jun. 23, 2009
Last comment by Vote "No", on Jun 25, 2009 at 7:37 pm | 14 comments | 2678 Views
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