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PALO ALTO ISSUES

Peninsula residents skeptical about high-speed rail

The state agency charged with building a high-speed rail system between San Francisco and Los Angeles has yet to convince...

Original post made on Mar. 2, 2009
Last comment by Sharon, on Mar 2, 2009 at 10:41 pm | 12 comments | 2127 Views

AROUND TOWN

Hope and -- tragedy -- for host of Obama party

The elation of Barack Obama's inauguration spread throughout East Palo Alto like wildfire when longtime resident Dolores...

Original post made on Feb. 3, 2009
Last comment by BEULAH BARBER, on Mar 2, 2009 at 7:20 pm | 9 comments | 2208 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Being Overweight Just As Risky To Health As Being A Smoker

Obese adolescents have the same risk of premature death in adulthood as people who smoke more than 10 cigarettes a day, while...

Original post made by Sharon on Mar. 2, 2009
There are no comments yet. 2033 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

Palo Alto staff: tunnel trains or change route

High speed trains should either go underground or somewhere else -- such as the earlier rejected Altamont Pass route to the...

Original post made on Feb. 28, 2009
Last comment by AR, on Mar 2, 2009 at 4:00 pm | 21 comments | 2284 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Pedestrian hit by car on California Avenue

A pedestrian was hit by a car shortly before 11 a.m. today at California Avenue and Ash Street in Palo Alto, but initial...

Original post made on Mar. 2, 2009
Last comment by Sarah, on Mar 2, 2009 at 3:03 pm | 4 comments | 1960 Views

AROUND TOWN

Stanford Athletics to cut staff by 13 percent

Long thought to be immune from economic problems due to its successful fundraising, the Stanford Athletic Department nonetheless...

Original post made on Feb. 26, 2009
Last comment by YSK, on Mar 2, 2009 at 11:40 am | 4 comments | 2024 Views

AROUND TOWN

Anyone feel an earthquake just now, 9:43 pm, Sat?

Just checking. Just felt a big earth tremor and heard a bang, but no lamps are swinging. What was it? ...

Original post made by Tremor? on Feb. 28, 2009
Last comment by Tremor, on Mar 2, 2009 at 11:35 am | 3 comments | 2065 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

Condoleezza Rice returning to Stanford Monday

Condoleezza Rice will return to Stanford University Monday (March 2), returning to her office in the Hoover Institution....

Original post made on Feb. 24, 2009
Last comment by YSK, on Mar 2, 2009 at 11:32 am | 50 comments | 2552 Views

ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

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 | 1784 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Pedestrian hit by car on/near California Avenue

We are receiving early reports that a pedestrian was hit by a car on or very near California Avenue in Palo Alto. Early word...

Original post made by Tyler Hanley on Mar. 2, 2009
Last comment by Tyler Hanley, on Mar 2, 2009 at 11:05 am | 1 comment | 2050 Views

ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

Man dies while hanging Christmas lights

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Original post made on Dec. 16, 2007
Last comment by venturetape@live.com, on Mar 2, 2009 at 10:44 am | 8 comments | 4153 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Man killed hanging Christmas lights is identified

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Original post made on Dec. 19, 2007
Last comment by venturetape@live.com, on Mar 2, 2009 at 10:34 am | 6 comments | 3555 Views

ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

Court overturns East Palo Alto rent freeze

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Original post made on Feb. 25, 2008
Last comment by venturetape@live.com, on Mar 2, 2009 at 10:21 am | 4 comments | 2857 Views

AROUND TOWN

Completion of Caltrain stations celebrated

Caltrain and government officials celebrated the completion of a yearlong, $35 million improvement project for the Palo Alto...

Original post made on Feb. 26, 2009
Last comment by Prince Charles, on Mar 2, 2009 at 9:54 am | 16 comments | 2345 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

Tenants allege harassment in East Palo Alto

The railings inside 2001 Manhattan Ave. glisten with fresh black paint, but the hallways are deserted, save for a crew of...

Original post made on Dec. 5, 2008
Last comment by venturetape@live.com, on Mar 2, 2009 at 9:53 am | 18 comments | 3463 Views

ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

There are many giver in the City of Palo Alto. Takers also.

I read the thread on the givers. There are many wonderful giving people who work and live in Palo Alto. Not just Palo Alto...

Original post made by fireman on Mar. 2, 2009
There are no comments yet. 1945 Views

ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

HSR Supporters want to "HELP" Palo Alto Make right decision

Every citizen should take an immediate look at the tactics of HSR Proponents. http://cahsr.blogspot.com/ "Help Palo Alto...

Original post made by Palo Altan on Mar. 1, 2009
Last comment by Resident, on Mar 2, 2009 at 7:14 am | 2 comments | 2079 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Sentencing continued in EPA murder case

Sentencing for a 27-year-old man convicted of fatally shooting another man on the victim's 24th birthday was delayed this...

Original post made on Mar. 2, 2009
Last comment by you dont need to know, on Mar 2, 2009 at 6:08 am | 1 comment | 2202 Views

SPORTS

Stanford women take over sole Pac-10 lead

The Stanford women's basketball team has not lost at home all season. If the third-ranked Cardinal can continue that trend...

Original post made on Mar. 1, 2009
Last comment by jaynie, on Mar 1, 2009 at 7:35 pm | 1 comment | 2107 Views

SPORTS

Gunn Basketball Teams Advance to CCS Semifinals

Gunn Basketball Teams Advance to CCS Semifinals with Wins Over Mills Facing Mills for the third time this year, Jackie...

Original post made by Sports Reporter on Mar. 1, 2009
There are no comments yet. 2410 Views
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