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ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

Hey Bush, We DID Torture

Shrub asserted publicly when he was camping out at 1600 PENN that there was no torture under way. Public record, no dispute...

Original post made by A Boomer on Apr. 21, 2009
Last comment by Walter_E_Wallis, on Apr 22, 2009 at 3:47 am | 5 comments | 2496 Views

ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

In harsh economy, food bank waives fee

Second Harvest Food Bank of Santa Clara and San Mateo Counties is waiving its annual fee for its 300 partner agencies, the...

Original post made on Aug. 5, 2009
Last comment by Sarah, on Aug 5, 2009 at 12:34 pm | 3 comments | 2496 Views

AROUND TOWN

Big oak topples at Lucie Stern Community Center

A family stops to inspect rain-weakened roots of a venerable oak tree in front of the Lucie Stern Community Center that toppled...

Original post made on Feb. 17, 2009
Last comment by Goodby Oak Tree, on Feb 21, 2009 at 11:52 am | 6 comments | 2496 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

Breathalyzers found at fault in DUI cases

Santa Clara County prosecutors are taking a fresh look at hundreds of driving-under-the-influence cases in Palo Alto and...

Original post made on May. 4, 2011
Last comment by annoyed, on May 5, 2011 at 7:09 pm | 16 comments | 2495 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

'Youth of the Year' finalists share stories

Four low-income teenagers told stories of persevering against hardship in a recent "Youth of the Year" speech competition...

Original post made on Feb. 2, 2012
Last comment by Ms. Watkins, on Feb 3, 2012 at 11:06 am | 2 comments | 2495 Views

ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

Palin: Iraq war 'a task that is from God'

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Original post made by Reality Check PLEASE! on Sep. 3, 2008
Last comment by Gone Bonkers, on Sep 3, 2008 at 8:27 pm | 12 comments | 2495 Views

ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

Time magazine: McCain camp says Palin won't talk to media during campaign

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Original post made by Abolish Israel NOW on Sep. 5, 2008
Last comment by Walter_E_Wallis, on Sep 5, 2008 at 1:40 pm | 6 comments | 2495 Views

ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

East Palo Alto cop shot at during traffic stop

A suspect shot at a police officer during a traffic stop in East Palo Alto this morning, but no one was injured, a police...

Original post made on Apr. 13, 2010
Last comment by Sharon, on Apr 14, 2010 at 5:04 pm | 9 comments | 2495 Views

ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

Newt Gingrich accuses foreigners of manipulating the US Presidential election

Story in the New York Times: http://thecaucus.blogs.nytimes.com/2012/04/12/gingrich-accuses-fox-news-of-bias Newt Gingrich,...

Original post made by newt on Apr. 12, 2012
Last comment by BBC is gr8, on Jun 9, 2012 at 9:42 am | 12 comments | 2495 Views

AROUND TOWN

Our Town: 'Three Angels'

Among friends, I'm known to share music I like. Read the full story here http://www.PaloAltoOnline.com/weekly/story.php?story_id=10720...

Original post made on Apr. 3, 2009
Last comment by anne bergman, on Apr 13, 2009 at 10:53 am | 3 comments | 2495 Views

AROUND TOWN

Palo Alto set to raise water rates

Palo Alto's water rates would spike by 25 percent for the average residential customer if the City Council approves the latest...

Original post made on Sep. 19, 2011
Last comment by Clean House, on Sep 21, 2011 at 10:41 am | 26 comments | 2495 Views

AROUND TOWN

Greenwaste: unaccountable, terrible service

What is it about Palo Alto utilities and their stuck-up/would be holy, but in reality, unaccountable and terrible service?...

Original post made by TheRealSlimK on Aug. 18, 2015
Last comment by Resident, on May 18, 2016 at 9:32 am | 72 comments | 2495 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

We don't need 5 libraries

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Original post made by No on library bond on Sep. 30, 2008
Last comment by RS, on Oct 3, 2008 at 5:27 pm | 32 comments | 2494 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 | 2494 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Gunn SWAC(Student With a Camera) holds its second portrait fundraiser!

The photo department at Gunn High School is holding a fundraiser in honor of Mother's Day! SWAC is a professional, affordable...

Original post made by Gunn SWAC fundraiser! on Apr. 20, 2012
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SCHOOLS & KIDS

Gunn Advisory Committee Report Now Available

After a school board meeting a year ago, Gunn High School was directed by the school board to improve Gunn's guidance counseling...

Original post made by Gunn Parent on Mar. 3, 2013
Last comment by Gunn Mom2, on Mar 6, 2013 at 3:11 pm | 6 comments | 2494 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Jury selection begins in EPA cop murder trial

The selection of a jury in the trial of Alberto Alvarez, accused of killing East Palo Alto Police Officer Richard May in...

Original post made on Mar. 23, 2009
Last comment by ms b, on Mar 24, 2009 at 7:09 pm | 3 comments | 2494 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Palo Alto police release sketch of 'interrupted burglar'

Palo Alto police have released a sketch and partial license plate number of a burglar who was interrupted in mid-burglary...

Original post made on Jun. 15, 2009
Last comment by PASTEVE, on Jun 15, 2009 at 12:14 pm | 1 comment | 2494 Views

SPORTS

Title secured, but plenty still at stake for Palo Alto football

The Palo Alto High football team will close out its regular season on Friday night at Saratoga. On the surface, it's just...

Original post made on Nov. 10, 2010
Last comment by todd, on Nov 16, 2010 at 9:17 pm | 4 comments | 2494 Views

ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

Gotta luv her! I do!

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Original post made by Sarah on Sep. 7, 2008
Last comment by Norm, on Sep 8, 2008 at 3:27 pm | 5 comments | 2494 Views
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