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ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

Happy Thanksgiving, President Obama and Governor Jerry Brown

A safe and happy Thanksgiving. Most of us have much to be thankful for. However, many of us also have a right to be unhappy. Wal-Mart...

Original post made by Martin Engel on Nov. 24, 2011
Last comment by Paste, on Nov 25, 2011 at 12:44 pm | 2 comments | 965 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Apparent 'pipe bomb' linked to Palo Alto juvenile

The suspicious object that resembled a pipe bomb and prompted Palo Alto police to shut down a section of Middlefield Road...

Original post made on Jan. 27, 2012
Last comment by Dawnie, on Jan 29, 2012 at 8:48 am | 8 comments | 965 Views

AROUND TOWN

Theater review: Steinbeck shines on stage

No one familiar with Robert Kelley's vast and impressive body of work as TheatreWorks' founder and artistic director should...

Original post made on Apr. 18, 2012
There are no comments yet. 965 Views

SPORTS

Andrew Luck is #1

For those of you who had any doubt. NBC News report: http://www.nbcbayarea.com/news/local/Stanfords-Andrew-Luck-Officially-No-1-149157835.html...

Original post made by lucky on Apr. 26, 2012
Last comment by neighbor, on Apr 27, 2012 at 7:58 am | 1 comment | 965 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

Berman rakes in contributions for City Council race

Attorney Marc Berman received a major lift in his fledgling campaign for a seat on the Palo Alto City Council, raking in...

Original post made on Jul. 17, 2012
Last comment by What does he stand for, on Jul 18, 2012 at 1:54 pm | 4 comments | 965 Views

ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

Libor

Called Libor, which that stands for London Interbank Offered Rate and it involves a group of bankers who set a daily interest...

Original post made by Ted Rudow III, MA on Jul. 20, 2012
Last comment by Barclay's Bank - LIBOR, on Jul 26, 2012 at 11:03 am | 3 comments | 965 Views

ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

Scholar: international education comparisons misleading

Rankings that show U.S. students lagging their international peers in academic achievement are misleading because they inadequately...

Original post made on Jan. 15, 2013
Last comment by Mike Alexander, on Jan 21, 2013 at 12:42 pm | 17 comments | 965 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

NO WAY to start your day...Scammers on the loose

NOT a good way to start the day~ My phone was ringing as I was dusting off the fairy dust from my nights long sleep. I picked...

Original post made by I lothe the scammers on Jun. 29, 2011
Last comment by pares, on Jun 29, 2011 at 9:26 am | 1 comment | 964 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

PG&E pipeline-testing project in Palo Alto begins

The PG&E gas-pipeline-testing project began with staging and excavation Thursday and will continue through late September,...

Original post made on Aug. 15, 2011
Last comment by Debra Katz, on Sep 7, 2011 at 10:42 am | 4 comments | 964 Views

AROUND TOWN

Home sells for $7.6 million, record for Menlo Park

In a sign that the local real estate market has rebounded, a house in Menlo Park last week sold for a record-setting $7.625...

Original post made on Apr. 3, 2012
Last comment by musical, on Apr 3, 2012 at 6:50 pm | 3 comments | 964 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Ex Portola Valley supe pleads not guilty of embezzling funds

Tim Hanretty pleaded not guilty Tuesday morning to six counts of embezzlement from the Portola Valley School District, charges...

Original post made on Jun. 19, 2012
Last comment by Cid Young, on Jun 22, 2012 at 9:45 am | 3 comments | 964 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Los Altos woman calls con man's bluff

A Los Altos woman wants her peers in Palo Alto and elsewhere to be wary of anyone calling and claiming to be from the Social...

Original post made on Aug. 29, 2012
Last comment by Palo Parent, on Aug 29, 2012 at 8:20 pm | 4 comments | 964 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

It's All About The Shizit

(An Open Letter to Liz Kniss) (The following was inspired by a conversation with Aram James wherein we both realized what...

Original post made by Chuck Jagoda on Sep. 26, 2012
Last comment by Jonathan Brown, on Nov 16, 2012 at 9:27 pm | 1 comment | 964 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

How much solar on new PAUSD construction?

With all the new PAUSD buildings, how many have Solar Photovoltaic Panels as part of their plans? What's PAUSD electric...

Original post made by Left of Boom on Dec. 17, 2012
Last comment by lowest bidder = CHEAP work, on Dec 18, 2012 at 1:26 pm | 11 comments | 964 Views

SPORTS

Saturday soccer game at Stanford may cause traffic

An estimated 50,000 soccer enthusiasts are expected to flood into Palo Alto Saturday, June 29, to watch the San Jose Earthquakes...

Original post made on Jun. 27, 2013
Last comment by Not an issue, on Jun 28, 2013 at 9:58 pm | 5 comments | 964 Views

ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

Palo Alto races to predict future traffic

When it comes to planning for city growth, no area is more difficult to keep pace with than traffic. And within Palo Alto,...

Original post made on Jul. 23, 2013
Last comment by Resident, on Jul 29, 2013 at 11:45 am | 6 comments | 964 Views

AROUND TOWN

Update: SamTrans confirms its bus was involved in train incident at Menlo Park crossing

More than 24 hours after witnesses reported that a SamTrans bus broke through a lowering railroad crossing arm and hurtled...

Original post made on Aug. 1, 2013
Last comment by Unanonymous, on Aug 2, 2013 at 1:33 pm | 5 comments | 964 Views

AROUND TOWN

NetZero

Hot water heaters are not sexy. They are primitive, hulking creatures. They heat 50 to 100 gallons of water 24 hours a day,...

Original post made on Jun. 26, 2011
Last comment by Marie, on Jun 28, 2011 at 3:30 pm | 8 comments | 963 Views

AROUND TOWN

Joy Robinson: Sympathy in Tibet

I was at lunch in Tsedang, Tibet, having just arrived from the airport at the start of a tour. We were approached by a French...

Original post made on Sep. 8, 2011
There are no comments yet. 963 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

Weekly should look into it

The editors at the Weekly should look into this: http://techland.time.com/2012/05/24/the-new-york-bill-that-would-ban-anonymous-online-speech/?hpt=hp_t2 And...

Original post made by svatoid on May. 24, 2012
Last comment by Walter_E_Wallis, on May 26, 2012 at 4:51 pm | 6 comments | 963 Views
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Gourmet hot dogs, sausage food truck coming to the Peninsula
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Allowing Unauthorized Immigrants to Learn and Earn Legally Will Help the Economy
By Steve Levy | 33 comments | 2,301 views

Is HBO's Silicon Valley Any Good?
By Anita Felicelli | 17 comments | 1,720 views

College applications: round three
By Sally Torbey | 24 comments | 1,711 views

PAUSD Leadership Challenges
By Paul Losch | 17 comments | 1,222 views