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giant supermarket coming to San Antonio Shopping Center

NIMBYs have killed all attempts by developers to build bigger supermarkets in Palo Alto over the last couple of decades....

Original post made by shopper on Sep. 6, 2010
Last comment by SteveU, on Sep 9, 2010 at 10:07 am | 35 comments | 3429 Views

AROUND TOWN

Silicon Valley Red Cross Update

Your local Red Cross Chapter serves all of Santa Clara County. This is what the Silicon Vally Chapter did from August...

Original post made by Alice Schaffer Smith on Sep. 9, 2010
Last comment by , on Sep 9, 2010 at 9:07 am | 1 comment | 2222 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Stolen Car Stopped at Gunpoint near Cal Ave

Details here if you are interested: http://twitter.com/qqpa qq...

Original post made by qq on Sep. 7, 2010
Last comment by annoyed, on Sep 9, 2010 at 8:57 am | 2 comments | 2057 Views

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HP sues Hurd, 'John Does' to block Oracle hiring

HP's fired President Mark Hurd knows too much about the inner workings of HP to be allowed to go to work for competitor Oracle...

Original post made on Sep. 8, 2010
Last comment by Palo Parent, on Sep 9, 2010 at 8:22 am | 28 comments | 2671 Views

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Power outage hits downtown Palo Alto

A portion of downtown Palo Alto is without power this afternoon, according to several reports. The outage is reportedly affecting...

Original post made on Sep. 7, 2010
Last comment by Walter_E_Wallis, on Sep 9, 2010 at 6:14 am | 7 comments | 2122 Views

AROUND TOWN

Refuse rate surcharge on private streets discriminatory

The proposed refuse rate increases in Palo Alto include a $14.42/month surcharge for residents who live on private streets...

Original post made by natalie fisher on Sep. 8, 2010
Last comment by Walter_E_Wallis, on Sep 9, 2010 at 5:58 am | 1 comment | 1790 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

Power restored in downtown Palo Alto

Power has been restored to the 1,290 customers in downtown Palo Alto whose homes and businesses went dark for about 3 hours...

Original post made on Sep. 7, 2010
Last comment by palm tree, on Sep 8, 2010 at 11:05 pm | 5 comments | 2273 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Sessions planned on how to help teens thrive

Community members are invited to get educated about "Developmental Assets," a youth well-being program recently adopted by...

Original post made on Sep. 8, 2010
Last comment by Gunn Parent, on Sep 8, 2010 at 8:25 pm | 4 comments | 2719 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

Palo Alto seeks input on housing strategy

Palo Alto planners are inviting residents to a Tuesday workshop to discuss the city's housing needs and to help shape the...

Original post made on Sep. 7, 2010
Last comment by Veteran is right, on Sep 8, 2010 at 8:07 pm | 11 comments | 2579 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Jewish groups accuse Carly Fiorina of selling HP equipment to Iranian military

So HP insiders, did she or didn't she? Is this illegal? Immoral? Should non-Jewish people be upset by this? Story on ABC...

Original post made by Carly on Sep. 8, 2010
Last comment by Sharon, on Sep 8, 2010 at 6:59 pm | 4 comments | 2130 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

Romic order a breath of fresh air for EPA residents

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Original post made on Jun. 2, 2007
Last comment by NUNYA, on Sep 8, 2010 at 5:41 pm | 4 comments | 4299 Views

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ShopTalk: Swanky sports cars coming

Palo Alto has been chosen as one of only 10 showrooms in the U.S. to launch a new, high-end sports car. Read the full story...

Original post made on Sep. 8, 2010
Last comment by palo alto mom, on Sep 8, 2010 at 5:29 pm | 3 comments | 3264 Views

ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

have Californians abandoned Christian politics?

Christian rights groups held a rally at the state capitol in Sacramento today. They planned on 100,000 people showing up...

Original post made by Sacramento rally on Sep. 4, 2010
Last comment by Paul, on Sep 8, 2010 at 12:24 pm | 17 comments | 2394 Views

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Coroner identifies Sept. 2 plane crash victims

The third victim from Thursday's plane crash into the Redwood Shores lagoon that killed all three passengers aboard has been...

Original post made on Sep. 7, 2010
Last comment by Don, on Sep 8, 2010 at 12:05 pm | 3 comments | 2329 Views

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Police arrest 167 for DUI over Labor Day weekend

Police in the Bay Area have arrested 167 drivers since Friday on suspicion of driving under the influence of alcohol or drugs,...

Original post made on Sep. 8, 2010
Last comment by Walter_E_Wallis, on Sep 8, 2010 at 5:28 am | 2 comments | 1919 Views

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Three Palo Alto fire engines heading for Oaxaca

Some firefighters in the Oaxaca, Mexico, will soon jump on El Marinaro to race to a fire. That will be the new designation...

Original post made on Sep. 6, 2010
Last comment by Public safety, on Sep 8, 2010 at 12:33 am | 13 comments | 4927 Views

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Residents weigh in on 101 bike/pedestrian path

When it comes to finding a place for an improved bike/pedestrian path that will cross U.S. Highway 101 in south Palo Alto,...

Original post made on Sep. 7, 2010
Last comment by Jocelyn Dong, on Sep 7, 2010 at 9:57 pm | 6 comments | 2516 Views

ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

Satyagraha - Truth Force - September 11, 2010

In San Francisco, the 9th Annual 9/11 Truth Rally will begin at 10 am in the Panhandle at Ashbury, Saturday, September 11,...

Original post made by Carol Brouillet on Sep. 7, 2010
There are no comments yet. 2314 Views

AROUND TOWN

Mark Hurd to join Oracle?

The Wall Street Journal is reporting that Mark Hurd is negotiating a new job at Oracle. I wonder how the women who work there...

Original post made by Marky Mark on Sep. 5, 2010
Last comment by Sharon, on Sep 7, 2010 at 3:29 pm | 10 comments | 2289 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

Quick settlement on Palo Alto fire measure

After a frenetic day and evening of phone calls and e-mails Wednesday, a settlement was reached Thursday (Aug. 26) on the...

Original post made on Aug. 27, 2010
Last comment by Taxpayer, on Sep 7, 2010 at 2:49 pm | 16 comments | 2541 Views
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