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The Menlo 13% are happy! The first Trump/Ryan action to use ACA repeal to give the RICH a couple tax cuts

Local Trump voters, all 13%, must be ecstatic that the first tax cuts will give the top .01% a $154,000 annual tax break. Drop...

Original post made by UM law professor on Dec. 9, 2016
Last comment by 8 pause, on Dec 10, 2016 at 8:54 am | 4 comments | 1791 Views


Trump violates more laws - does business with Iranian bank

"Donald Trump’s ... rented New York office space from 1998 to 2003 to an Iranian bank that U.S. authorities have linked...

Original post made by section 516 scandal on Oct. 3, 2016
Last comment by TS Elliott , on Oct 8, 2016 at 1:25 pm | 2 comments | 1770 Views


Sequoia Healthcare District subsidizing Lyft rides for Seniors

For the past couple of years, Sequoia Healthcare District(SHD) has been subsidizing all but $4 of the cost to SHD residents,...

Original post made by Jack Hickey on Apr. 26, 2019
Last comment by Rhea St C, on May 10, 2019 at 12:48 pm | 15 comments | 1765 Views


Shefren supports delay in SHD minority Zone D election

On February 7, 2018, theSequoia Healthcare District took action to establish the election schedule for the newly formed zones...

Original post made by Jack Hickey on May. 24, 2018
Last comment by Jack Hickey, on May 25, 2018 at 11:37 am | 2 comments | 1748 Views


Visit to the Veterans For Peace sailboat the Golden Rule - docking at marina in Redwood City July 18-20

Celebrate the Voyage of the Sailboat the Golden Rule, for a Nuclear-Free Future The 34’ wooden ketch arrives at the...

Original post made by Judy Adams on Jul. 14, 2017
There are no comments yet. 1706 Views


One from the Heart Breakfast, with Guest Speaker Author Alexander McCall Smith

Be a part of Pathways’ compassionate and caring mission. This inspirational breakfast has become a “must attend” for...

Original post made by Russell Ferretti-Hoyle on Sep. 13, 2016
There are no comments yet. 1698 Views


Spambots On The Loose On The Almanac Town Square Page

I think the moderators on the Almanac Town Square page need to check in on this page sometime -- it seems that a group of...

Original post made by Stop the Trolls on Oct. 16, 2016
Last comment by Stop the Trolls, on Oct 16, 2016 at 1:45 pm | 3 comments | 1695 Views


Hoover Commission Report on Healthcare Districts

The report can be found at: Notable excerpts: "The...

Original post made by Jack Hickey on Aug. 31, 2017
There are no comments yet. 1693 Views


2nd Trump son claims you would ask too many questions about his daddy's taxes

First, Eric Trump: "you would have a bunch of people who know nothing about taxes" looking through them and making "assumptions...

Original post made by Raul on Sep. 15, 2016
Last comment by Raul, on Sep 15, 2016 at 10:12 am | 1 comment | 1691 Views


Sequoia Healthcare District threatened by lawsuit

Another topic in this forum, "Sequoia Healthcare District moving to "zone-based" elections"

Original post made by Jack Hickey on Oct. 3, 2017
There are no comments yet. 1679 Views


frustrated democracy

For the second time in five elections, the winner of the popular vote---the person the most Americans voted for---did not...

Original post made by Bob Pierce on Nov. 11, 2016
There are no comments yet. 1617 Views


Sequoia Healthcare District authorizes CEO To Enter Into an Agreement For Specialized Legal Services.

In typical fashion, the Sequoia Healthcare District discussed 3 items in closed session at a special meeting this past Monday,...

Original post made by Jack Hickey on Sep. 13, 2017
There are no comments yet. 1597 Views


FPPC-BART-SamTrans-Measure W

An article in yesterday's San Mateo Daily Journal, "Watchdog calls for prosecution of BART for campaign violations" promises...

Original post made by Jack Hickey on Dec. 22, 2018
There are no comments yet. 1595 Views


Is there a possible consensus that this election cycle is so messed up because of money?

I am just wondering what people think about the relationship of money, billionaires, corporations and even foreign influences...

Original post made by Mr.SmithRunsFromOffice on Aug. 11, 2016
There are no comments yet. 1577 Views


Expert: Wet winter has produced unexpected side effect — bats

With Halloween on the horizon, skeletons, pumpkins and ghosts are appearing all over the Midpeninsula. But there’s one...

Original post made on Nov. 1, 2023
Last comment by AimeeS, on Nov 1, 2023 at 10:13 am | 1 comment | 1504 Views


Earth Day documentary film program Apr. 27: Thirsty for Justice: The Struggle for the Human Right to Water

All are invited to the program at the Los Altos Public Library, Green Room (13 S. San Antonio Rd., Los Altos) 5-7 pm, free...

Original post made by Judy A on Apr. 19, 2019
Last comment by Judy A, on Apr 20, 2019 at 2:33 pm | 2 comments | 1502 Views


noon to 1pm Apr. 20 - TODAY demonstration outside Town & Country - Earth day support; support students against gun violence

There will be a peaceful "sidewalk demonstration" TODAY, Fri. Apr. 20, from noon-1pm at the corner of El Camino and Embarcadero...

Original post made by peace&anti gun activist on Apr. 20, 2018
There are no comments yet. 1495 Views


Weekly Peaceful Sidewalk Demonstrations every Friday, noon - 1 in Palo Alto

Ongoing noon-1 demonstration EVERY FRIDAY on peace and justice issues sponsored by the local Women's Intl. League for Peace...

Original post made by Judy Adams on Aug. 15, 2018
There are no comments yet. 1493 Views


Peaceful Sidewalk Demonstrations every Friday, noon - 1 in Palo Alto

I invite all community members and activists concerned about poverty, racism, militarism and ecological damage to our earth,...

Original post made by Judy Adams on May. 30, 2018
Last comment by Kelp Bed, on May 30, 2018 at 3:20 pm | 1 comment | 1480 Views


Can you Trump this?

Can you Trump this? Whether you like President Trump or not, he made a comment today which will go down in history as one...

Original post made by Jack Hickey on Mar. 22, 2020
Last comment by Cultists On The Loose Again, on Mar 22, 2020 at 7:51 pm | 8 comments | 1467 Views
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