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ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

EPA sports field approved amid heated debate

Despite residents' concerns about traffic impacts, the East Palo Alto Planning Commission approved a $3 million playing field...

Original post made on Nov. 23, 2010
Last comment by Mr. Ironic, on Nov 24, 2010 at 9:24 am | 6 comments | 2490 Views

ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

Positively Green

As a child of the '50s, I remember chasing the city trucks that came by our streets at dusk spraying chemicals to kill the...

Original post made on Nov. 19, 2010
Last comment by Anon., on Nov 24, 2010 at 8:16 am | 5 comments | 2195 Views

BOOKS

Review of Steven Johnson's "Where Good Ideas Come From"

Real Innovation is More Than Connectivity Steven Johnson's Where Good Ideas Come From: A Natural History of Innovation Riverhead...

Original post made by Brian King on Nov. 22, 2010
Last comment by Anon., on Nov 24, 2010 at 7:54 am | 1 comment | 4020 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Police probe reported robbery at El Camino Park

Palo Alto police are investigating a possible robbery of a transient man that allegedly occurred at El Camino Park Sunday...

Original post made on Nov. 23, 2010
Last comment by Strange?, on Nov 23, 2010 at 9:31 pm | 1 comment | 2045 Views

ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

Rail authority delays study of Peninsula designs

The California High-Speed Rail Authority will delay releasing a highly anticipated analysis of design options for the Peninsula...

Original post made on Nov. 20, 2010
Last comment by wary traveler, on Nov 23, 2010 at 2:10 pm | 18 comments | 3171 Views

SPORTS

Gunn girls hope for run of good luck at league

The Gunn girls' cross-country team finished second at last year's SCVAL El Camino Division championships and Titans' coach...

Original post made on Nov. 23, 2010
Last comment by Anne, on Nov 23, 2010 at 1:10 pm | 2 comments | 2293 Views

SPORTS

Palo Alto, SHP and M-A head into the playoffs

==BI NorCal volleyball== The Palo Alto girls' volleyball team heads into the Northern California playoffs beginning Tuesday...

Original post made on Nov. 23, 2010
Last comment by paly student, on Nov 23, 2010 at 1:05 pm | 1 comment | 2127 Views

MOVIES

Inside Job

I'm still so seething from the facts presented in this documentary on the financial crisis and the response ... or lack...

Original post made by bru on Oct. 31, 2010
Last comment by Anon., on Nov 23, 2010 at 1:03 pm | 46 comments | 5862 Views

SPORTS

Paly home football games?

0...

Original post made by Paly football fan on Sep. 25, 2006
Last comment by Alan L., on Nov 23, 2010 at 1:02 pm | 12 comments | 7558 Views

SPORTS

Tell it goodbye: Cal to drop its baseball program

California has cut its baseball program, along with other sports, it was announced Tuesday. "I've been doing this long enough,...

Original post made on Sep. 29, 2010
Last comment by Emy Kelty, on Nov 23, 2010 at 12:59 pm | 6 comments | 2771 Views

SPORTS

CCS title proves quite a celebration for Paly

==BI CCS volleyball== Kimmy Whitson had birthdays before, 16 of them in fact. They've all included cake, balloons and...

Original post made on Nov. 23, 2010
Last comment by paly student, on Nov 23, 2010 at 12:58 pm | 1 comment | 3109 Views

SPORTS

Luck named Player of the Week for a second time

==BI Luck also a finalist for O'Brien and Maxwell awards== Stanford redshirt sophomore quarterback Andrew Luck was named...

Original post made on Nov. 23, 2010
Last comment by John, on Nov 23, 2010 at 12:19 pm | 1 comment | 1993 Views

AROUND TOWN

Toughness just part of the job at Planned Parenthood

When Linda Williams applied for the top local job at Planned Parenthood, it took her nine months of interviews -- the human...

Original post made on Nov. 23, 2010
Last comment by Not in favor of abortion, on Nov 23, 2010 at 9:21 am | 3 comments | 2941 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

MI status to change from "pilot" to "ongoing"

http://www.pausd.org/community/board/downloads/brd_packet/item_009.pdf "It is recommended the Board approve the change in...

Original post made by padad on Nov. 5, 2010
Last comment by palo alto mom, on Nov 23, 2010 at 8:41 am | 225 comments | 7684 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Crash kills former EPA Planning Commissioner

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Original post made on Nov. 6, 2008
Last comment by Ajani Jama, on Nov 22, 2010 at 3:56 pm | 15 comments | 5151 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

AT&T withdraws Palo Alto cell-tower application

AT&T has withdrawn its application to install a 75-foot-tall cell-phone tower at the Eichler Swim and Tennis Club in Palo...

Original post made on Nov. 19, 2010
Last comment by bILL, on Nov 22, 2010 at 3:31 pm | 82 comments | 8531 Views

SPORTS

is running up the score in a football game bad sportsmanship?

Just asking....

Original post made by lucky on Nov. 20, 2010
Last comment by Kate, on Nov 22, 2010 at 1:57 pm | 5 comments | 1700 Views

SPORTS

Big Game turns into Big Blowout

==BI Next: ==Oregon St. at Stanford, 4:30 p.m., Saturday Andrew Luck threw two touchdown passes and led Stanford to scores...

Original post made on Nov. 22, 2010
Last comment by Bob, on Nov 22, 2010 at 1:50 pm | 3 comments | 2078 Views

SPORTS

M-A seniors make the most of final shot with a CCS title

Emily Dorst and MJ O'Neill were wide-eyed freshmen in 2007 when the Menlo-Atherton girls' water polo team captured its first-ever...

Original post made on Nov. 22, 2010
Last comment by Phillis, on Nov 22, 2010 at 11:12 am | 1 comment | 2318 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Giving teens space to be themselves

A couple of Friday nights ago, a crowd of more than 30 teens got together at St. Albert the Great Church on Channing Avenue,...

Original post made on Nov. 19, 2010
Last comment by LivetoDance, on Nov 22, 2010 at 10:55 am | 5 comments | 2745 Views
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