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Palo Alto embarks on disaster preparations

Palo Alto is not prepared for a major disaster, but it's better prepared than most cities. That, at least, is the opinion...

Original post made on Sep. 10, 2010
Last comment by neighbor, on Sep 10, 2010 at 12:50 pm | 1 comment | 1740 Views

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Oops! East Palo Alto 'evacuation' alarm was false

East Palo Alto residents received an alarming phone call at 4:59 p.m. Tuesday after the city's automated dial-up alert system...

Original post made on Oct. 14, 2010
Last comment by amazing, on Oct 14, 2010 at 6:39 am | 1 comment | 1710 Views

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Protestors greet Obama en route to Palo Alto

Protesting President Barack Obama's visit to Atherton, Dave Menche waves to moving traffic along Alameda de las Pulgas on...

Original post made on Oct. 22, 2010
Last comment by neighbor, on Oct 22, 2010 at 9:07 am | 1 comment | 1442 Views

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Reports: High-speed rail to start in Central Valley

Construction of California's controversial high-speed rail project will likely begin in the Central Valley thanks to a $902...

Original post made on Oct. 26, 2010
Last comment by chris, on Oct 26, 2010 at 12:09 pm | 1 comment | 1527 Views

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A College Terrace Improvement Project

An item on the City Council Agenda for Monday nights meeting caught my eye: "Approval of Construction Contract With Granite...

Original post made by Lois on Nov. 4, 2010
Last comment by Neighbor, on Nov 4, 2010 at 5:27 pm | 1 comment | 1548 Views

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Yet another departure from the City Manager's office

The exodus continues - or is it more "transforming" City Hall? The City Manager's very own hand picked Executive Assistant...

Original post made by Just Wonderin\' on Nov. 8, 2010
Last comment by Outside Observer, on Nov 8, 2010 at 9:50 am | 1 comment | 1390 Views

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University South

A perfect location with a strong sense of community Read the full story here http://www.PaloAltoOnline.com/news/show_story.php?id=18951...

Original post made on Nov. 14, 2010
Last comment by Jared Bernstein, on Nov 14, 2010 at 10:09 pm | 1 comment | 1562 Views

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Obama cancels High Speed Rail, now it's high speed bus.

Great news at the Onion. High speed rail projects have been cancelled. Instead, we'll have high speed bus network. http://www.theonion.com/video/obama-replaces-costly-hig...

Original post made by andreas on Nov. 16, 2010
Last comment by Palo Parent, on Nov 16, 2010 at 10:05 am | 1 comment | 1486 Views

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Smoky fire at the PA landfill today

There was a smoky fire at the Palo Alto landfill this morning. It was very black and visible from the Baylands, 101, and...

Original post made by Bob on Nov. 18, 2010
Last comment by David, on Nov 19, 2010 at 8:05 am | 1 comment | 1241 Views

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Paly championship game broadcast tonight

Newspapers are reporting that the game will be on CNSCA. That channel is blacked out on DISH due to some dispute. BUT DISH...

Original post made by Bob Carlstead on Dec. 17, 2010
Last comment by update, on Dec 17, 2010 at 9:02 pm | 1 comment | 1388 Views

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The impact of a singular man

In a photograph of David Lewis, the East Palo Alto community leader is standing amid sculptures of slaves in Zanzibar, Africa....

Original post made on Dec. 21, 2010
Last comment by Rose C. Bayly, on Dec 21, 2010 at 9:35 am | 1 comment | 3568 Views

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Home Energy Reports at the Utilities Advisory Commission

If you have criticism or praise for the Home Energy Reports in your utility bill, they’re on the Utilities Advisory Commission...

Original post made by Asher Waldfogel on Jan. 11, 2011
Last comment by pares, on Jan 11, 2011 at 10:34 am | 1 comment | 1075 Views

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Anyone else having problems with Sprint service?

Anyone else having problems with Sprint service?...

Original post made by Sprint User (Virgin) on Jan. 14, 2011
Last comment by Dood, on Jan 14, 2011 at 11:29 pm | 1 comment | 1264 Views

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New Daily Post Associate Editor or Just Another Typo?

Today's Daily Post in the byline of an article on page 8 identifies Jamie Morrow as "Daily Post Associate Editor". Only...

Original post made by Charles Foster Kane on Jan. 19, 2011
Last comment by TM, on Jul 24, 2011 at 1:12 am | 1 comment | 2699 Views

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Deaths

JoAnne Horsfall Beasley Read the full story here http://www.PaloAltoOnline.com/weekly/story.php?story_id=3552 posted Wednesday,...

Original post made on Jan. 30, 2011
Last comment by One of Tesler's GC, on Jan 30, 2011 at 9:17 am | 1 comment | 1392 Views

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PG&E Ordered To Lower Gas Pressure

http://news.yahoo.com/s/ap/20110203/ap_on_re_us/us_pipeline_explosion_3 PG&E is lowering gas line pressure by 20% to...

Original post made by qq on Feb. 4, 2011
Last comment by TripleD, on Feb 4, 2011 at 7:53 am | 1 comment | 1249 Views

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Tall Tree Award honorees announced

Downtown retailer University Art, nonprofit organization Youth Community Service, local developer Jim Baer, and father/daughter...

Original post made on Feb. 11, 2011
Last comment by Debbie Ford-Scriba, on Feb 11, 2011 at 10:40 am | 1 comment | 1917 Views

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Contingency cost correction for Anaerobic digestion plant

I attended the meeting and what I understood is that only option 1a had a 30% contingency fee while the other options had...

Original post made by Rowan on Feb. 25, 2011
Last comment by Craig Laughton, on Feb 25, 2011 at 3:34 pm | 1 comment | 1282 Views

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Internet trailblazer Paul Baran dies

Paul Baran, 84, a resident of Palo Alto, died Saturday (March 26) of cancer. He is best known as a co-creator of the technology...

Original post made on Mar. 28, 2011
Last comment by Joe, on Mar 28, 2011 at 1:58 pm | 1 comment | 1345 Views

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Feature story: From ambient to upbeat

As gray rainy light filters down through the Stanford Hospital atrium windows, it's met by cheerful Western swing music on...

Original post made on Apr. 5, 2011
Last comment by neighbor, on Apr 5, 2011 at 1:07 pm | 1 comment | 1399 Views
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