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ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

Stanford taps UN ambassador for commencement

Stanford University students have chosen United Nations Ambassador Susan Rice, a 1986 Stanford alumna, to be their commencement...

Original post made on Jan. 20, 2010
Last comment by Sharon, on Jan 20, 2010 at 6:45 pm | 4 comments | 2544 Views

ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

East Palo Alto's Cooley Landing gets $5 million grant

East Palo Alto's Cooley Landing Park Project has received a $5 million grant from the State of California Department of Parks...

Original post made on Apr. 9, 2012
Last comment by Hmmm, on Apr 16, 2012 at 4:31 pm | 7 comments | 2544 Views

ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

Poor air quality forces another Spare the Air alert

The Bay Area Air Quality Management District has announced that today, July 12, will be another "Spare the Air" day. Today's...

Original post made on Jul. 12, 2012
Last comment by pollution, on Jul 12, 2012 at 8:52 am | 2 comments | 2544 Views

AROUND TOWN

2011 Photo Contest: Worth a thousand words

As they have for the past 20 years, local photographers this spring submitted the best that their portfolios have to offer...

Original post made on Jun. 3, 2011
Last comment by Dennis, on Jun 3, 2011 at 11:14 am | 1 comment | 2544 Views

AROUND TOWN

Unhappy with Palo Alto Square Theater Practices

Maybe I would not be posting this if I had not previously had problems at the Palo Alto Square theater with bad management...

Original post made by Anon. on Jun. 11, 2011
Last comment by Zamstar, on Jul 1, 2012 at 5:26 pm | 12 comments | 2544 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

Christmas Day trash pickup

Hi Our trash pickup day is Tuesday and since this week is Christmas Day and the following Tuesday is New Year's Day, we...

Original post made by Palo Verde Resident on Dec. 23, 2012
Last comment by Palo Verde Resident, on Dec 25, 2012 at 8:08 pm | 4 comments | 2543 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

Green Building requirements for remodel homes

Hi, We were recently planning on remodeling our house, which includes significant changes to existing house. Along with...

Original post made by Aj on May. 8, 2013
Last comment by calebdrake, on Aug 19, 2013 at 1:23 am | 8 comments | 2543 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Electronics, jewelry taken in four burglaries

Electronics and jewelry were taken in four residential burglaries during daylight hours in Palo Alto Tuesday (Jan. 24), Wednesday...

Original post made on Jan. 29, 2012
Last comment by WOW, on Feb 25, 2012 at 10:46 pm | 24 comments | 2543 Views

SPORTS

Vikings face a simple choice on Friday night: win or else

==BI Prep football preview == Win and go to the playoffs. Lose and check in your equipment because the season's over. That's...

Original post made on Nov. 4, 2016
Last comment by Wrong Info, on Nov 4, 2016 at 2:09 pm | 2 comments | 2543 Views

ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

World Bank report: Biofuels have forced global food prices up by 75%

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Original post made by Jarred on Jul. 5, 2008
Last comment by Walter E. Wallis, on Jul 6, 2008 at 6:30 am | 3 comments | 2543 Views

ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

When Barack's berserkers lost the plot

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Original post made by Sharon on Sep. 7, 2008
Last comment by Mike-Crescent park, on Sep 8, 2008 at 9:25 am | 13 comments | 2543 Views

ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

The main problems with mail-in (absentee) ballots

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Original post made by Gary on Oct. 19, 2008
Last comment by OhlonePar, on Oct 22, 2008 at 9:16 pm | 22 comments | 2543 Views

ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

What should be done about piracy, going forward?

I want to start this thread, in order to allow those who are willing to state an opinion, proactively, to do so. I think...

Original post made by Gary on Apr. 14, 2009
Last comment by just thinkin', on Apr 22, 2009 at 5:39 pm | 26 comments | 2543 Views

ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

How to hang photos and art

A little forethought will avoid unsightly holes in the wall Read the full story here http://www.PaloAltoOnline.com/news/show_story.php?id=16210...

Original post made on Mar. 24, 2010
Last comment by Mike, on Mar 24, 2010 at 2:00 am | 1 comment | 2543 Views

AROUND TOWN

Gone to the dogs: Stanford Shopping Center

Hadn't been to the Stanford Shopping Center for a long time, but yesterday's visit was for the dogs. They were everywhere:...

Original post made by Kay Nine on Feb. 22, 2015
Last comment by Dogowner supports leash law, on Feb 25, 2015 at 6:32 pm | 22 comments | 2543 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

Demostration to fire Keene

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Original post made by fireman on Jun. 27, 2008
Last comment by g, on Jun 30, 2008 at 3:10 pm | 24 comments | 2542 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

Witness call is alleged car burglar's downfall

A timely call by an alert witness led to the arrest of an alleged car burglar within minutes of the crime, Palo Alto police...

Original post made on Feb. 3, 2017
Last comment by Reading comprehension, on Feb 6, 2017 at 2:12 pm | 3 comments | 2542 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Green is the new black

"Avoid plastic packaging." Read the full story here http://www.paloaltoonline.com/weekly/story.php?story_id=7018 posted...

Original post made on Nov. 14, 2008
Last comment by Walter_E_Wallis, on Nov 14, 2008 at 5:37 pm | 3 comments | 2542 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Thoughts on Ohlone?

For parents with children who have attended Ohlone Elementary School- Do you think it would be worth pulling a child out...

Original post made by 5thGraderParent on Jun. 21, 2011
Last comment by 5thGraderParent, on Jun 22, 2011 at 8:06 am | 3 comments | 2542 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Doctor sentenced in Internet prescription case

A Colorado doctor accused of illegally prescribing anti-depressants to a Menlo Park resident who later committed suicide...

Original post made on Apr. 20, 2009
Last comment by One who knows, on Oct 12, 2009 at 7:20 pm | 5 comments | 2542 Views
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