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ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

Obama appoints Envoy to Muslims

http://thehill.com/leading-the-news/obama-names-envoy-to-muslim-communities-2009-06-27.html Above is a link to the The...

Original post made by Perspective on Jun. 28, 2009
Last comment by Perspective, on Jun 29, 2009 at 5:57 pm | 13 comments | 2066 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Survey: Most students get outside help in math

Parents of more than 57 percent of Palo Alto's elementary school students provide supplemental math assistance outside of...

Original post made on Jun. 19, 2009
Last comment by palo alto mom, on Jun 29, 2009 at 4:37 pm | 59 comments | 6897 Views

RESTAURANTS

Where is the restaurant link on home page?

Hey, PA online. There used to be a very useful restaurant link on the home page, but it appears to be gone. I have used it...

Original post made by Diner on May. 28, 2009
Last comment by sravan, on Jun 29, 2009 at 3:42 pm | 1 comment | 3526 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Heat, winds spark 'Spare the Air' alert

For the third day in a row, the Bay Area Air Quality Management District is declaring today a Spare the Air day. Read the...

Original post made on Jun. 29, 2009
Last comment by ?, on Jun 29, 2009 at 2:28 pm | 3 comments | 1965 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Don't Get That College Degree!

Very interesting read, by way of Paul B at KTM: "Here’s an alarming article by Jack Hough from the New York Post that...

Original post made by Interesting Read on Jun. 28, 2009
Last comment by Bill, on Jun 29, 2009 at 2:16 pm | 2 comments | 2137 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Police arrest woman in Palo Alto for burglary

A woman was arrested Wednesday evening after she cashed a forged check and attempted to cash two others at three Bank of...

Original post made on Jun. 19, 2009
Last comment by s a, on Jun 29, 2009 at 11:49 am | 2 comments | 2055 Views

AROUND TOWN

Palo Alto churches take stand against torture

Alarmed by a study that found church-goers are more likely to support torture, local faith leaders are planning a public...

Original post made on Jun. 18, 2009
Last comment by Terrence Karney, on Jun 28, 2009 at 11:53 pm | 53 comments | 4918 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Two vie for city's first police auditor slot

The two applicants for Palo Alto's first police auditor present the City Council with a study in contrasts. Read the full...

Original post made on Jun. 28, 2009
Last comment by Kate, on Jun 28, 2009 at 3:34 pm | 2 comments | 2320 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

Few repairs likely for Palo Alto roads, buildings

Antique bathrooms, outdated playgrounds and cracking asphalt may soon become the most visible symptoms of Palo Alto's economic...

Original post made on Jun. 26, 2009
Last comment by Brian Wilson, on Jun 28, 2009 at 1:45 pm | 22 comments | 3027 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Victor Frost cited for violating sit-lie ordinance

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Original post made on Apr. 16, 2008
Last comment by A. F., on Jun 28, 2009 at 12:40 pm | 106 comments | 7756 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Schools face potential $7 million budget gap

Palo Alto school officials Tuesday outlined an "aggressively conservative" strategy to plug a potential $7 million gap in...

Original post made on Jun. 24, 2009
Last comment by pat, on Jun 28, 2009 at 11:07 am | 17 comments | 2821 Views

AROUND TOWN

Where can I find diet choclate soda?

This was a big fad a few years ago. Now I'm on a diet and I can't find it anywhere, except mail order, where it comes out...

Original post made by on a diet on Jun. 26, 2009
Last comment by Walter_E_Wallis, on Jun 28, 2009 at 9:24 am | 11 comments | 2072 Views

ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

Guest Opinion: A 'how-not-to' book on avoiding life-or-death crises in the wilderness

Back in my 20s, a group of us would make a yearly trek up Half Dome, sometimes with training, sometimes not so much. After...

Original post made on Jun. 26, 2009
Last comment by Anonymous, on Jun 28, 2009 at 8:03 am | 3 comments | 2346 Views

AROUND TOWN

Palo Alto planners: Cut Arastradero lanes

For traffic managers and commuters, the mile-long stretch of Arastradero Road between Foohill Expressway and El Camino Real...

Original post made on Jun. 25, 2009
Last comment by jake, on Jun 28, 2009 at 1:38 am | 52 comments | 3163 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Kanter to be sworn in as education undersecretary Wednesday

Raising student achievement will be the top priority of Martha Kanter, who will be sworn in Wednesday as U.S. undersecretary...

Original post made on Jun. 27, 2009
Last comment by martha fan, on Jun 27, 2009 at 11:45 pm | 3 comments | 2609 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Use of PiE grants

I'm trying to find out how PiE grants are awarded. Several grants were awarded to develop a middle school Spanish Immersion...

Original post made by PiE Grants on Jun. 18, 2009
Last comment by PiE Grants, on Jun 27, 2009 at 10:58 pm | 15 comments | 2252 Views

SPORTS

Local volleyballers head to Junior Olympics

Menlo-Atherton High grad Kelli Branning and Sacred Heart Prep grad Marissa Alvarez will be competing at the USA Girls' Volleyball...

Original post made on Jun. 24, 2009
Last comment by Online Sports Staff, on Jun 27, 2009 at 7:07 pm | 2 comments | 2324 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

Weddings

Hillary Thagard and Tim Persyn Read the full story here http://www.PaloAltoOnline.com/weekly/story.php?story_id=9785 posted...

Original post made on Jun. 27, 2009
Last comment by John McManus, on Jun 27, 2009 at 6:54 pm | 1 comment | 2410 Views

ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

Climate Change bill coming to Congress floor Wednesday

If you want higher energy costs and higher unemployment, be sure to call in support of this bill which Pelosi is trying to...

Original post made by Perspective on Jun. 23, 2009
Last comment by Paul, on Jun 27, 2009 at 4:54 pm | 20 comments | 2578 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Palo Alto woman dies in crash on Highway 87

The Santa Clara County medical examiner's office has identified a Palo Alto woman who was killed in a highway collision in...

Original post made on Jun. 27, 2009
Last comment by FiftyFive, on Jun 27, 2009 at 1:36 pm | 1 comment | 2324 Views
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