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CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Commission voices support for new 'tech corridor'

Members of Palo Alto's Planning and Transportation Commission came out in favor of transforming a segment of Park Boulevard...

Original post made on May. 9, 2013
Last comment by resident, on Nov 18, 2013 at 7:54 pm | 44 comments | 22087 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Questions follow surprise resignation of Sofia University head

Students and faculty at Palo Alto's Sofia University are asking questions following the surprise resignation Saturday of...

Original post made on Dec. 18, 2013
Last comment by Neighbor, on Jul 18, 2014 at 9:14 pm | 44 comments | 22226 Views

ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

The Security State is a Good Thing

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Original post made by Jim on Jun. 3, 2007
Last comment by Walter_E_Wallis, on Jun 7, 2007 at 9:15 am | 44 comments | 4485 Views

ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

Worst. President. Ever.

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Original post made by Mike on Apr. 9, 2008
Last comment by The Real Perspective, on Apr 12, 2008 at 3:05 pm | 44 comments | 3583 Views

ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

The new new election thread

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Original post made by OhlonePar on Sep. 5, 2008
Last comment by OhlonePar, on Sep 6, 2008 at 9:15 pm | 44 comments | 2700 Views

ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

Palin pre-empts state report, clears self in probe

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Original post made by Just When You Think You\'ve Seen It All on Oct. 9, 2008
Last comment by Sally, on Oct 11, 2008 at 9:22 pm | 44 comments | 2546 Views

ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

Page Mill tenants protest through Palo Alto

Tenants and youth activists assembled near the Page Mill Properties headquarters Wednesday afternoon to wave banners, sing...

Original post made on Mar. 11, 2009
Last comment by To YSK, on Mar 14, 2009 at 2:58 pm | 44 comments | 3200 Views

ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

Burt: Audit 'exonerates' Children's Theatre staff

The new auditor report on the Palo Alto police investigation of the Children's Theatre has exonerated the theater's staff...

Original post made on May. 29, 2009
Last comment by Anna, on Jun 10, 2009 at 3:43 am | 44 comments | 3204 Views

ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

US budget crisis fix per the Economist

Some may say the CPC Budget Plan isn’t serious, but it does balance the budget faster than the Republican Ryan plan does,...

Original post made by al norte sm on Apr. 22, 2011
Last comment by al norte sm, on May 5, 2011 at 10:49 am | 44 comments | 2274 Views

ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

Why is Barack Obama allowing Libya to twist in the wind?

The Libyan people are being crushed under the relentless attacks from Quadaffi. A straight-forward air cover, from the beginning,...

Original post made by Steve on Apr. 29, 2011
Last comment by Gramps knows best!, on Oct 21, 2011 at 11:14 am | 44 comments | 2453 Views

ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

Reagan Debate - postponed, now on tonight

Should be an interesting show. We finally get the front runners together in one place. The debate was originally scheduled...

Original post made by Pearl on Sep. 7, 2011
Last comment by svatoid, on Sep 15, 2011 at 10:57 am | 44 comments | 2037 Views

ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

County embarks on long road to fix congested expressways

Faced with thickening traffic jams throughout its expressway network, Santa Clara County officials are considering a range...

Original post made on Jul. 18, 2014
Last comment by Silly, on Jul 24, 2014 at 3:59 pm | 44 comments | 7764 Views

ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

Silicon Valley's year: 'amazing' but with 'perils'

Joint Venture Silicon Valley's annual economic study found that 2015 was a year of record-breaking growth and prosperity,...

Original post made on Feb. 11, 2016
Last comment by Ed Barbar, on Feb 12, 2016 at 8:06 pm | 44 comments | 80556 Views

ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

With ideal climate and landscape, why aren't we biking?

One of the reasons I love life in Palo Alto is because our city has made a serious commitment to bicycle infrastructure....

Original post made on May. 26, 2017
Last comment by Nayeli, 17 hours ago | 44 comments | 2524 Views

AROUND TOWN

Wilbur Junior High

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Original post made by Andrew L. Freedman on Mar. 3, 2008
Last comment by Mark Baugh, on Aug 3, 2016 at 2:53 pm | 44 comments | 256697 Views

AROUND TOWN

New signs confirm that TJs is coming to Town & Country

Have you seen the new signs at Town & Country Village? Gone are the old reader boards, icons since the 1950's. The new...

Original post made by Carol Garsten on Nov. 14, 2008
Last comment by Paly Parent, on Nov 20, 2008 at 12:55 pm | 44 comments | 3755 Views

AROUND TOWN

Med students work to help gay patients

Four Stanford University medical students are attempting to make things easier for gay, lesbian, transsexual and bisexual...

Original post made on Mar. 13, 2009
Last comment by Sharon, on Mar 22, 2009 at 12:36 pm | 44 comments | 3153 Views

AROUND TOWN

Could a tunnel bring Palo Alto together?

California's high-speed-rail project could offer Palo Alto and its neighboring cities a rare opportunity to revitalize their...

Original post made on Oct. 5, 2009
Last comment by Skeptic, on Oct 8, 2009 at 10:04 am | 44 comments | 5706 Views

AROUND TOWN

47 Bay Area residents fail to Spare the Air

The Bay Area Air Quality Management District recorded 47 potential violations of the regional no-burn restriction on Christmas...

Original post made on Dec. 29, 2009
Last comment by momdoc, on Oct 17, 2010 at 4:54 pm | 44 comments | 3670 Views

AROUND TOWN

Palo Alto may break 50-foot barrier for buildings

Palo Alto, a city with a history of opposing high-rise developments and promoting the small, eclectic neighborhoods, is now...

Original post made on May. 14, 2010
Last comment by TimH, on May 22, 2010 at 10:28 am | 44 comments | 3502 Views
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