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PALO ALTO ISSUES

Decision on College Terrace draws ire

Even after promising to subsidize a beloved neighborhood grocery store, developers of the proposed College Terrace Centre...

Original post made on Apr. 30, 2009
Last comment by mj, on May 5, 2009 at 11:27 am | 52 comments | 3367 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Another suicide, same place

Caltrain Twitter reports another fatality north of San Antonio. What the heck is going on?...

Original post made by Dave on May. 5, 2009
There are no comments yet. 2064 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Man badly beaten outside Palo Alto restaurant

Palo Alto police are working to identify four men who beat another man unconscious outside a downtown restaurant early Wednesday...

Original post made on Feb. 26, 2009
Last comment by GinaB, on May 5, 2009 at 2:38 am | 59 comments | 3359 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

Utility rate increases are not a "done deal"

Increases in utility rates are not a "done deal" even if the media and city council want you to believe that they are. We...

Original post made by Resident on May. 5, 2009
There are no comments yet. 1934 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Overturned truck forces closure on Highway 101

All lanes of northbound U.S. Highway 101 in Redwood City have been reopened following a two-hour closure this morning caused...

Original post made on May. 4, 2009
Last comment by MidtownMom, on May 4, 2009 at 10:40 pm | 4 comments | 2134 Views

AROUND TOWN

Palo Verde: Thank You Mr. Garcia

The school year is coming to an end - it will mark a year since Mr. Garcia came in as a Principal at Palo Verde .. Like...

Original post made by Palo Verde Family on May. 4, 2009
There are no comments yet. 1795 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

Santa Clara County fails air-pollution report

Santa Clara County received failing grades in both smog and short-term particle air-pollution levels, according to the 10th...

Original post made on May. 1, 2009
Last comment by Walter_E_Wallis, on May 4, 2009 at 9:51 pm | 24 comments | 3203 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

Palo Alto plans deep cuts to close budget gap

Faced with a $10 million budget shortfall in 2010, City Manager James Keene is proposing to trim employee compensation, delay...

Original post made on Apr. 28, 2009
Last comment by resident, on May 4, 2009 at 4:54 pm | 23 comments | 2847 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

New Utility Rates

It takes some plowing through - all those pages of numbers, etc. But hidden on the page listing " All Special Item Charges"...

Original post made by Kate on Apr. 18, 2009
Last comment by Resident, on May 4, 2009 at 4:05 pm | 8 comments | 2002 Views

AROUND TOWN

Father John Duryea dies at 88

Father John Duryea, who was excommunicated in 1976 after a third of a century as a Catholic priest -- much of it serving...

Original post made on May. 1, 2009
Last comment by Tyler Hanley, on May 4, 2009 at 2:56 pm | 4 comments | 2090 Views

ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

12 Amazing Shipping Container Home Designs

http://green.yahoo.com/blog/daily_green_news/8/twelve-amazing-shipping-container-houses.html This is inspirational architecture....

Original post made by Sun and Sand on May. 2, 2009
Last comment by George, on May 4, 2009 at 2:37 pm | 6 comments | 2146 Views

AROUND TOWN

Life without a car

What are the pros and cons of getting rid of your car? Fifteen months ago, Palo Alto teacher Christina Nosek sat down to...

Original post made on Apr. 17, 2009
Last comment by Bob, on May 4, 2009 at 1:47 pm | 9 comments | 3083 Views

AROUND TOWN

Shooting suspects plead not guilty

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Original post made on Oct. 30, 2007
Last comment by LAYNA MOTULIKI, on May 4, 2009 at 1:00 pm | 3 comments | 3819 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Bol Bark Explosion

Fire and Police are responding to two large explosions in Bol Park. PAPD is responding code 3. Smoke and fire can be seen...

Original post made by qq on May. 1, 2009
Last comment by Hmmm, on May 4, 2009 at 11:54 am | 15 comments | 3591 Views

ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

SPORTS: Stanford softball sweeps into first-place tie

Senior pitcher Missy Penna pitched a one-hitter and struck out 13 as the Stanford softball team completed a sweep of its...

Original post made on May. 4, 2009
Last comment by davidctoneill@yahoo.com, on May 4, 2009 at 11:07 am | 1 comment | 2471 Views

ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

Culture Quiz

Oh, Palo Alto, Sophisticated, educated, multi-cultural. Here's a one question quiz to see just how broad your horizons...

Original post made by Outside Observer on May. 2, 2009
Last comment by Outside Observer, on May 3, 2009 at 9:55 pm | 9 comments | 1905 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

PUBLIC AGENDA: City Council, water-supply agreement

The Palo Alto City Council is scheduled to hold a joint meeting with the Utilities Advisory Commission to discuss the new...

Original post made on May. 1, 2009
Last comment by Duh, on May 3, 2009 at 9:42 pm | 2 comments | 2121 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

PAUSD budget cuts

Does anyone have any real information about the 2009-2010 School Budget cuts and how they will affect class sizes at the...

Original post made by pausd parent on Apr. 30, 2009
Last comment by palo alto mom, on May 3, 2009 at 8:26 pm | 6 comments | 2182 Views

SPORTS

Watery sweep for Stanford women in Big Row

Fourth-ranked Stanford handed top-ranked Cal its first loss of the season in the first varsity eight event, 6:25.6-6:29.5,...

Original post made on May. 3, 2009
Last comment by JL, on May 3, 2009 at 11:41 am | 1 comment | 2410 Views

ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

Barack the Magic Negro

Rush Limbaugh has been playing a song on his radio show titled "Barack the Magic Negro". You can guess what the song is...

Original post made by Donald on Dec. 27, 2008
Last comment by Appleaire follow me, on May 2, 2009 at 11:51 pm | 23 comments | 2514 Views
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