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SCHOOLS & KIDS

Math debate continues

Facing protest over their choice of a new elementary school math textbook, Palo Alto school administrators have invited parents...

Original post made on Apr. 10, 2009
Last comment by Palo Alto Parent, on Apr 13, 2009 at 1:58 pm | 5 comments | 2470 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

Peace Center director criticizes commissioner

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Original post made on Jul. 13, 2007
Last comment by dLzpaOcsLgVTElk, on Apr 13, 2009 at 1:20 pm | 32 comments | 3883 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

Palo Alto Airport: asset or money pit?

Depending on whom you ask, the Palo Alto Airport is either an underperforming money vacuum or a valuable and potentially...

Original post made on Nov. 28, 2008
Last comment by LVzBxIUjFIeGeOE, on Apr 13, 2009 at 1:13 pm | 46 comments | 3061 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Arson at Cubberley and Mitchell Park

PAFD responded to a fire alarm at Cubberley around 2AM. They found a trash can on fire in the ladies restroom, J wing. During...

Original post made by qq on Apr. 12, 2009
Last comment by Neighbor, on Apr 13, 2009 at 11:10 am | 4 comments | 1813 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 | 2003 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Everyday Math Upcoming Mtgs./Skelly @ Duveneck today

Superintendent Skelly will answer questions about Everyday Math today, Monday, April 13 in the MP Room at Duveneck Elementary...

Original post made by Parent on Apr. 13, 2009
There are no comments yet. 1975 Views

ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

Seeking a cure

It takes nerve to suggest that an entire U.S. industry could be done away with, but health economist Harold "Hal" Luft is...

Original post made on Apr. 13, 2009
There are no comments yet. 2146 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

PUBLIC AGENDA: City Council, citywide fiber network

The Palo Alto City Council is scheduled to hold a joint meeting with the Public Art Commission. Read the full story here...

Original post made on Apr. 13, 2009
There are no comments yet. 1938 Views

AROUND TOWN

Gunn girls (28-0) reach first CCS basketball finale

The Gunn girls' basketball team accomplished a lot with a big 46-35 victory over Presentation in the Central Coast Section...

Original post made on Apr. 13, 2009
There are no comments yet. 1936 Views

ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

'Israel doesn't take orders from Obama,' minister Erdan says

Erdan, who is in charge of coordinating between the Knesset and the cabinet, also praised Foreign Minister Avigdor Lieberman,...

Original post made by samuel on Apr. 6, 2009
Last comment by Sharon, on Apr 12, 2009 at 9:03 pm | 53 comments | 2369 Views

AROUND TOWN

Video imagines Palo Alto's high-speed-rail future

The sleek, blue train zips on elevated tracks along Churchill Avenue, soaring high above passing cars, traffic lights, meandering...

Original post made on Apr. 3, 2009
Last comment by Stop the Seijika, on Apr 12, 2009 at 7:45 pm | 143 comments | 7590 Views

ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

Bush AIDS Initiative has saved over 1,000,000 lives in Africa

http://washingtontimes.com/news/2009/apr/07/bush-aids-fight-saved-11-million-study-says/ Link to article on Stanford study...

Original post made by Perspective on Apr. 11, 2009
Last comment by but seriously, on Apr 12, 2009 at 7:17 pm | 4 comments | 1791 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

PAUSD middle school summer program

Does anyone has experience in PAUSD's middle school summer program? I am interested in the class "Learning Strategies in...

Original post made by Susan on Apr. 12, 2009
There are no comments yet. 2242 Views

ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

Guantanamo for the pirates?

First let me say that I will fully support Obama, if he takes a hard line on these guys, including just blowing them out...

Original post made by Gary on Apr. 9, 2009
Last comment by Perspective, on Apr 12, 2009 at 5:01 pm | 19 comments | 1870 Views

AROUND TOWN

Construction at Bryant and University - Old Walgreens

Does anyone know if there will be another Walgreens on the same location as the one that was burned? Or will be another business...

Original post made by Anne on Apr. 11, 2009
Last comment by PA resident, on Apr 12, 2009 at 9:59 am | 1 comment | 1921 Views

AROUND TOWN

No bike racks at our sports parks

I have just returned from Hoover Park and was surprised to find that there is no safe place to lock bikes. Many of the players...

Original post made by Sport Family on Apr. 11, 2009
Last comment by Sports Family, on Apr 12, 2009 at 9:42 am | 3 comments | 1828 Views

ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

World Time Zone Map

Convert time between two zones and find out the time difference. Find the World clock with exact local country times. Find...

Original post made by decore on Apr. 12, 2009
There are no comments yet. 2080 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

EPA man convicted of 2005 Christmas shooting

A jury found an East Palo Alto man guilty on Monday of shooting and wounding two teenage brothers on Christmas Day in 2005,...

Original post made on Dec. 17, 2008
Last comment by me, on Apr 11, 2009 at 4:38 pm | 5 comments | 2273 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

PUBLIC AGENDA: Architectural Review Board, mixed-use building at 420 Cambridge Ave.

The Palo Alto Architectural Review Board is scheduled to review plans for a four-story mixed-use building at 420 Cambridge...

Original post made on Apr. 11, 2009
Last comment by brenda Lowen, on Apr 11, 2009 at 3:48 pm | 1 comment | 2993 Views

AROUND TOWN

Men in red dresses running in Palo Alto

Dozens of man wearing red dresses and skirts just passed by running in front of my home. Anyone knows who they are and why...

Original post made by Anna on Apr. 11, 2009
There are no comments yet. 2108 Views
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