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ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

Feds bailout Freddie and Fannie Mac

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Original post made by Left of Boom on Sep. 7, 2008
Last comment by OhlonePar, on Sep 8, 2008 at 8:53 pm | 19 comments | 2510 Views

ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

Stanford center joins artist in lawsuit over Obama images

Artist Shepard Fairey and Stanford's Fair Use Project filed suit against the Associated Press Monday asking for protection...

Original post made on Feb. 11, 2009
Last comment by Alex, on May 21, 2009 at 9:02 am | 10 comments | 2510 Views

ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

County budget for 2010 to see health-service cuts

The 2010 proposed budget for Santa Clara County would fill a mounting deficit by cutting funding for non-mandated, yet valuable...

Original post made on May. 7, 2009
Last comment by Bigg Stool, on May 8, 2009 at 6:10 am | 3 comments | 2510 Views

AROUND TOWN

Palo Alto hopeful about buying historic post office

The future of Palo Alto's downtown post office building could become clearer Monday night, when the City Council considers...

Original post made on May. 18, 2013
Last comment by Pat Markevitch, on May 20, 2013 at 6:40 pm | 6 comments | 2510 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

Measure N Will Reduce Library Operating Costs By $40 Million/Year and Will Save the City $1.2 Billion

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Original post made by Measure N Supporter on Oct. 15, 2008
Last comment by jimbo, on Oct 27, 2008 at 8:18 pm | 46 comments | 2509 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

"Palo Alto" book by James Franco

I recently read the notorius book by James Franco called "Palo Alto". It is a very disturbing picture of the lives of Palo...

Original post made by Sohini on Feb. 28, 2011
Last comment by Sue, on Mar 10, 2011 at 1:15 pm | 8 comments | 2509 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Bicyclist down on Foothill at Arastradero on Sept 15

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Original post made by GunnParent on Sep. 15, 2008
Last comment by Inquiring minds, on Sep 15, 2008 at 9:21 pm | 1 comment | 2509 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

East Palo Alto man shot Sunday night

A 20-year-old East Palo Alto walking down the street was shot and wounded Sunday night by an unidentified man who then fled,...

Original post made on Jan. 5, 2009
Last comment by Chris, on Jan 6, 2009 at 9:18 am | 2 comments | 2509 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

East Palo Alto crime, homicide rates plummet

If the New Year will bring anything positive after 12 months of economic decline, at least in East Palo Alto the crime and...

Original post made on Dec. 29, 2010
Last comment by Sol, on Jan 2, 2011 at 9:55 am | 8 comments | 2509 Views

SPORTS

Osterloh has a busy tennis week

Former Stanford All-American Lilia Osterloh ranks high enough among women's tennis players to find herself in the main draw...

Original post made on Jul. 28, 2009
Last comment by John, on Jul 28, 2009 at 11:11 pm | 1 comment | 2509 Views

SPORTS

Trotter helps fill the void for the Stanford men's basketball team

By the time Stanford coach Johnny Dawkins contacted then Campolindo High senior Jack Trotter in late April of 2008, it was...

Original post made on Jan. 27, 2010
Last comment by garyruppel, on Jan 27, 2010 at 3:11 pm | 1 comment | 2509 Views

ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

Gore Hits the Waves with a Massive New Houseboat

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Original post made by jj on Aug. 7, 2008
Last comment by x2, on Aug 22, 2008 at 12:53 pm | 21 comments | 2509 Views

ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

East Palo Alto/Palo Alto bus links to be cut?

Four out of six bus lines that link East Palo Alto and Palo Alto may be eliminated or cut back due to budget cuts by SamTrans,...

Original post made on Jul. 30, 2009
Last comment by Donald, on Jul 31, 2009 at 4:12 pm | 12 comments | 2509 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

Growing pains

When developer Jim Baer approached Palo Alto's planning commissioners last month to pitch a glassy, new five-story "gateway"...

Original post made on Apr. 13, 2011
Last comment by Lee Thé, on May 3, 2011 at 12:11 pm | 3 comments | 2508 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Palo Alto school board to vote on new Cubberley lease

A two-year tug-of-war between the Palo Alto school district and the city over the future of Cubberley Community Center will...

Original post made on Nov. 18, 2014
Last comment by Resident, on Nov 18, 2014 at 9:26 pm | 4 comments | 2508 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Animal-hoarding case resolved by plea bargain

Ana Ramos and Jose Rubio won't be able to keep any animals in their trailer home in Palo Alto for three years, according...

Original post made on Oct. 21, 2010
Last comment by Nora Charles, on Nov 9, 2010 at 12:29 am | 7 comments | 2508 Views

SPORTS

David Shaw named Stanford football coach

Stanford Athletic Director Bob Bowlsby didn't have to venture far to find a new head football coach, as he named offensive...

Original post made on Jan. 13, 2011
Last comment by Bob B., on Jan 15, 2011 at 7:16 am | 4 comments | 2508 Views

ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

The Tragedy and Hypocrisy of Darfur

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Original post made by Where is the morality? on Aug. 9, 2008
Last comment by gh, on Aug 10, 2008 at 8:52 pm | 1 comment | 2508 Views

AROUND TOWN

'I'll see you in my dreams'

==I Blind veterans regain freedom through dance== Down the white hallways of Building 48 at the Palo Alto Veterans Affairs...

Original post made on Nov. 15, 2008
Last comment by Jocelyn Dong, on Nov 15, 2008 at 9:52 am | 3 comments | 2508 Views

AROUND TOWN

Local homeless programs are in jeopardy

InnVision, which operates the Urban Ministry outreach program for homeless people in Palo Alto, along with a winter shelter...

Original post made on Nov. 28, 2008
Last comment by chrisk, on Dec 4, 2008 at 10:15 am | 8 comments | 2508 Views
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