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ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

California won't pay tax refunds

NEW YORK (CNNMoney.com) -- Running short of cash, California has started delaying $3.5 billion in payments to taxpayers,...

Original post made by worker on Feb. 2, 2009
Last comment by The Sheriff of Nottingham, on Feb 3, 2009 at 9:14 am | 2 comments | 2162 Views

ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

Three dead crows renew West Nile Virus fears

Santa Clara County officials announced Monday three dead crows found throughout the county -- including one in Los Altos...

Original post made on May. 18, 2010
Last comment by Walter_E_Wallis, on May 19, 2010 at 7:43 am | 3 comments | 2162 Views

AROUND TOWN

Feature: Mountain View's medical marijuana scene

Despite past failures, advocates are again approaching Mountain View officials with requests to open medical marijuana dispensaries...

Original post made on Jan. 28, 2010
Last comment by James, on Aug 6, 2011 at 2:10 pm | 8 comments | 2162 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

Strawbeery street vendors

Is it legal to sell agricultural products on the street corners, in Palo Alto? I have noticed a couple of vendors doing...

Original post made by Jerold on May. 21, 2009
Last comment by Joey, on Jun 9, 2009 at 3:23 pm | 17 comments | 2161 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

Squirrels invade College Terrace fairy houses

Dozens of native California squirrels have made their nests in a Palo Alto neighborhood's "fairy" houses -- much to the dismay...

Original post made on Apr. 1, 2011
Last comment by Enough, on Apr 6, 2011 at 6:25 pm | 5 comments | 2161 Views

SPORTS

It'll be a jolly good show at the Summer Olympics

Most newly turned 16-year-olds can't wait to get their driver's license and start cruising around town. Palo Alto High junior...

Original post made on Jul. 27, 2012
Last comment by resident, on Jul 27, 2012 at 6:29 pm | 1 comment | 2161 Views

ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

Employment entrance exams?

It has occured to me that a relatively simple fix can fix our educational and social problems in this country: Allow employers...

Original post made by Kevin on Feb. 5, 2010
Last comment by Paul, on Feb 11, 2010 at 11:02 am | 15 comments | 2161 Views

AROUND TOWN

Cyclists, please obey traffic rules!!

I believe biking around town is good and I myself like to bike when I have a chance. However, some of the cyclists are irresponsible,...

Original post made by Car Driver on Jul. 24, 2013
Last comment by looking on bright side, on Jul 28, 2013 at 3:29 pm | 12 comments | 2161 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

Peaceful march ends with call for police chief's resignation

Palo Alto Mayor Larry Klein addresses the crowd gathered at Palo Alto's City Hall Sunday to denounce alleged racial profiling...

Original post made on Nov. 9, 2008
Last comment by ming, on Nov 9, 2008 at 9:28 pm | 4 comments | 2160 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

"Report Objectionable Content" tags

Editor, Can you tell us more about the new "Report Objectionable Content" tags? What's the process behind them? What...

Original post made by Outside Observer on Dec. 8, 2008
Last comment by Parent, on Dec 10, 2008 at 9:48 pm | 14 comments | 2160 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

Guest Opinion: Former mayor, against better judgment, weighs in on 'trees'

Good common sense should tell me not to get into the middle of a fight and the one currently going on about the California...

Original post made on Oct. 9, 2009
Last comment by Anon., on Oct 11, 2009 at 10:52 pm | 8 comments | 2160 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

Police tie incident at BBC with 7-11 robbery

Menlo Park police arrested thee men on Thursday, Nov. 5, in connection with a bottle-throwing incident at the British Bankers...

Original post made on Nov. 9, 2009
Last comment by Nora Charles, on Nov 10, 2009 at 5:55 pm | 6 comments | 2160 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

City considers redevelopment of City Hall floors into housing

<I>Editor's note: This article was posted on April 1 -- April Fools' Day. It is satire, and thus, while occasionally referencing...

Original post made on Apr. 1, 2016
Last comment by Open, on Apr 1, 2016 at 4:38 pm | 6 comments | 2160 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Master Plan Meeting for Gunn on Monday Night (February 2nd)

Gunn High School will be hosting a community meeting on Monday night (February 2nd) to discuss the master plan for Gunn High...

Original post made by Tom Jacoubowsky on Jan. 27, 2009
There are no comments yet. 2160 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Crash victim remains on life support

A 37-year-old woman severely injured in an East Palo Alto auto crash a week ago remains on life support, Police Sgt. Alma...

Original post made on Apr. 14, 2009
There are no comments yet. 2160 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Woman dragged out of Menlo council meeting

A roomful of spectators looked on as police officers dragged a longtime Menlo Park resident out of the council chambers at...

Original post made on May. 6, 2009
Last comment by Throwemout Carol, on May 11, 2009 at 8:06 pm | 15 comments | 2160 Views

SPORTS

Palo Alto baseball continues its success story

Good hitting, pitching and defense is keeping the Palo Alto baseball team tied atop the SCVAL De Anza Division standings....

Original post made on Mar. 25, 2010
Last comment by Paly fan, on Apr 1, 2010 at 12:49 pm | 5 comments | 2160 Views

SPORTS

Randle handles the pressure, leads Stanford to NIT title

Who else but Chasson Randle to better handle late-game pressure? Stanford's all-time leading scorer did exactly that, rallying...

Original post made on Apr. 3, 2015
Last comment by Joe Baldwin, on Apr 3, 2015 at 12:02 pm | 1 comment | 2160 Views

ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

Heat wave sparks 'Spare the Air' alert

Warm weather is predicted to be even warmer throughout the region today (Aug. 24), prompting the Bay Area Air Quality Management...

Original post made on Aug. 24, 2010
Last comment by cieboy, on Aug 24, 2010 at 2:27 pm | 1 comment | 2160 Views

ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

Rail authority officials investigated over trips

The state agency charged with ethics enforcement has launched an investigation into whether California High-Speed Rail Authority...

Original post made on Nov. 12, 2010
Last comment by getalife, on Nov 13, 2010 at 10:11 am | 6 comments | 2160 Views
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