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The "Broken Windows" Theory of Crime Proves Correct

http://www.economist.com/science/displaystory.cfm?story_id=12630201&CFID=31056247&CFTOKEN=41038121 Recently, I've noticed...

Original post made by Sanford Forte on Nov. 25, 2008
Last comment by Resident, on Nov 25, 2008 at 2:58 pm | 3 comments | 2272 Views

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Guest Opinion: The best gift of all for the holidays ...

I recently attended a full-day workshop sponsored by Kara, our Palo Alto-based nonprofit devoted to grief support for children...

Original post made on Nov. 30, 2008
Last comment by Lanny, on Dec 13, 2008 at 6:29 am | 3 comments | 2277 Views

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War crimes in Iraq

The objective of these targeted assassinations is to "kill a nation", the destroy Iraq's ability to educate its people, to...

Original post made by Lisa Cohen on Dec. 1, 2008
Last comment by Perspective, on Dec 2, 2008 at 5:49 pm | 3 comments | 2274 Views

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Woodstock Nation

For those of us who can remember the Woodstock concert in 1969, this link may help us, at least me, that the event was less...

Original post made by Paul Losch on Dec. 3, 2008
Last comment by Daniel Eggink, on Dec 11, 2008 at 1:50 pm | 3 comments | 2143 Views

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Mass Transportation: Another view

In view of California's recent(?) love with public transportation and its bond funding, come hell or high (economic) water,...

Original post made by Wolf on Dec. 28, 2008
Last comment by Walter_E_Wallis, on Dec 29, 2008 at 1:46 am | 3 comments | 2213 Views

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Sea Ice Ends Year at Same Level as 1979

http://www.dailytech.com/Article.aspx?newsid=13834 Thanks to a rapid rebound in recent months, global sea ice levels now...

Original post made by Jarred on Jan. 12, 2009
Last comment by An Engineer, on Jan 13, 2009 at 3:26 pm | 3 comments | 1899 Views

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EPA woman pleads not guilty to murder charges

A 22-year-old East Palo Alto woman facing murder charges in connection with the April stabbing death of a San Francisco father...

Original post made on Jan. 16, 2009
Last comment by Mrs. Earby, on Nov 30, 2009 at 9:31 pm | 3 comments | 2457 Views

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Deja Vu?

Saturday, January 31, I had a deja vu moment. Going through Auburn to deliver a crib to my Granddaughter’s baby shower,...

Original post made by Walter_E_Wallis on Feb. 2, 2009
Last comment by Perspective, on Feb 3, 2009 at 8:13 am | 3 comments | 2137 Views

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'Warming center' to be opened in East Palo Alto

A plan to open a warming center in East Palo Alto for homeless people and families has gotten a $25,000 funding commitment...

Original post made on Feb. 22, 2009
Last comment by lee, on Feb 2, 2010 at 9:46 am | 3 comments | 2461 Views

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Obama sees tougher times for African-Americans

http://www.breitbart.com/article.php?id=CNG.2b0b8bd405048e19f36fa896834ca058.1071&show_article=1 Article about speech...

Original post made by Perspective on Mar. 1, 2009
Last comment by Walter_E_Wallis, on Mar 2, 2009 at 11:21 am | 3 comments | 1890 Views

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"MAKE THE CALL" TELEVISION SHOW TO AIR TONIGHT

“MAKE THE CALL” TELEVISION SHOW TO AIR TONIGHT SHOW PROFILES UNSOLVED MURDERS March 5 – The Police Department and...

Original post made by Unsolved Murders on Mar. 6, 2009
Last comment by Tyler Hanley, on Mar 6, 2009 at 4:26 pm | 3 comments | 2084 Views

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Chavez is now Friend to USA

http://www.drudgereport.com/flashco.htm Well, whaddya think? Ya like our new friend? Nice guy. Wants us to follow his...

Original post made by Perspective on Mar. 6, 2009
Last comment by Pesrpective, on Mar 7, 2009 at 7:04 am | 3 comments | 2002 Views

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Cold hands, warm hearts

Near San Francisco Bay, at the easternmost part of East Palo Alto, is a tiny shanty town -- eight crude abodes spread around...

Original post made on Mar. 6, 2009
Last comment by , on Mar 6, 2009 at 4:02 pm | 3 comments | 3084 Views

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I like Obama's proposal to standardize No Child Left Behind

I just heard ABC news "top of the hour" report: Supposedly Obama is proposing "tough national testing standards" for schools...

Original post made by Perspective on Mar. 10, 2009
Last comment by Gary, on Mar 11, 2009 at 2:11 am | 3 comments | 1939 Views

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Republican leader Duf Sundheim taking heat over big pay package

Duf Sundheim of Palo Alto, the former two-term head of the California Republican Party, has become the focus of an internal...

Original post made on Mar. 11, 2009
Last comment by Walter_E_Wallis, on Mar 12, 2009 at 4:26 am | 3 comments | 2683 Views

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Old Europe is Right on Stimulus by WSJ Staff

http://online.wsj.com/article/SB123681403239101741.html Link to WSJ public piece written by, presumably, the editorial...

Original post made by Perspective on Mar. 12, 2009
Last comment by Paul, on Mar 13, 2009 at 4:18 pm | 3 comments | 1891 Views

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Peet's, Calla may be shut for months due to fire

There were coffee and scones this morning at Peet's Coffee & Tea at the corner of University Drive and Santa Cruz Avenue...

Original post made on Mar. 18, 2009
Last comment by Dirck, on Mar 19, 2009 at 11:51 am | 3 comments | 2432 Views

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Parolee work program to start in East Palo Alto

Twenty parolees will go work in East Palo Alto at 8 a.m. Friday, forming into two work crews to pick up trash on state highways...

Original post made on Mar. 20, 2009
Last comment by anonymous, on Mar 20, 2009 at 4:19 pm | 3 comments | 2911 Views

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Congress to Bail Out Ailing Newspapers?

http://news.slashdot.org/article.pl?sid=09/03/27/1515245 I'm not sure how I feel about this. On the one hand, there is...

Original post made by Sun and Sand on Mar. 27, 2009
Last comment by Perspective, on Mar 28, 2009 at 6:14 am | 3 comments | 8844 Views

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High Speed Rail---Will it be obselete by the time it is built?

The San Jose Mercury News, Sunday, March 29,Page 21A has an article about a new system train design that will travel at more...

Original post made by Rick on Mar. 30, 2009
Last comment by Walter_E_Wallis, on Mar 30, 2009 at 5:14 pm | 3 comments | 1936 Views
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French Laundry alums to open Palo Alto restaurant
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Water, baking soda, vinegar and slime
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Peace Walk and Father's Grief Retreat
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Opus One
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Candidate kickoffs: First weekend
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