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PALO ALTO ISSUES

City to residents: Don't sign PG&E tree removal contracts

Concerned about Pacific Gas & Electric's planned chop-down of hundreds of Palo Alto's mature trees, city officials have sent...

Original post made on Nov. 7, 2015
Last comment by ME, on Nov 13, 2015 at 6:11 pm | 33 comments | 7843 Views

AROUND TOWN

After-school program builds kids' life skills

It was 5:25 p.m. on a Friday when a group of about 25 kids from the Palo Alto Housing Corporation's Residential Services...

Original post made on Nov. 13, 2015
Last comment by Peaceman , on Nov 13, 2015 at 2:39 pm | 1 comment | 3673 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

CDC to conduct suicide study

At the Palo Alto school district's request, the Center for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) has agreed to conduct an...

Original post made on Nov. 10, 2015
Last comment by Experienced Parent, on Nov 13, 2015 at 11:04 am | 38 comments | 10005 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Gunn girls have shot at ending CCS tennis droughts

==BI Prep roundup== The last time the Gunn girls played in a Central Coast Section Team Tournament title match was 1993....

Original post made on Nov. 13, 2015
Last comment by Paly Mom, on Nov 13, 2015 at 10:29 am | 1 comment | 3553 Views

AROUND TOWN

Home sales

Home sales are provided by California REsource, a real estate information company that obtains the information from the county...

Original post made on Nov. 13, 2015
There are no comments yet. 2942 Views

AROUND TOWN

Building permits

<B>Palo Alto Read the full story here http://www.paloaltoonline.com/print/story/2015/11/13/building-permits posted Friday,...

Original post made on Nov. 13, 2015
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AROUND TOWN

Three options instead of three wishes

Residents don't need to rub a magic lamp to save energy at home, but they can still turn to a genie &#8212; the Home Efficiency...

Original post made on Nov. 13, 2015
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AROUND TOWN

Home Front

<B><B>HOMESTEADING 101 ...</B> Learn how to both save water and plants on <B>Saturday, Nov. 14</B>, 2-5 p.m., at the Common...

Original post made on Nov. 13, 2015
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AROUND TOWN

Positively Green: The importance of good ventilation

In previous columns, I have mentioned the term "building science," an approach to building or remodeling a home that takes...

Original post made on Nov. 13, 2015
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AROUND TOWN

Sales at a glance

<B>Atherton Read the full story here http://www.paloaltoonline.com/print/story/2015/11/13/sales-at-a-glance posted Friday,...

Original post made on Nov. 13, 2015
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PALO ALTO ISSUES

City to debut proposals for new public safety building

Plans for a new public safety building in Palo Alto will get an airing on Nov. 18 when the city holds a community meeting...

Original post made on Nov. 13, 2015
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AROUND TOWN

A celebration of life, relationships

A festival of enlightenment, of the triumph of good over evil, will take place in Barron Park this Sunday, Nov. 15, when...

Original post made on Nov. 13, 2015
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PALO ALTO ISSUES

Feeling like family

Firefighters work and live together for 24 hours, so they can't help but bond in a way people in other professions aren't...

Original post made on Nov. 13, 2015
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SPORTS

Stanford men open hoop season with four players sidelined

Rosco Allen's Italian experience this summer included a police escort for the sake of a basketball game. Perhaps he'd like...

Original post made on Nov. 12, 2015
Last comment by macbaldy, on Nov 12, 2015 at 10:12 pm | 1 comment | 3693 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Enrollment committee proposals garner mixed reactions

A second school board discussion of the Enrollment Management Advisory Committee's preliminary proposals on Tuesday night...

Original post made on Nov. 11, 2015
Last comment by Fred, on Nov 12, 2015 at 5:06 pm | 17 comments | 4265 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Stanford creates Center for Youth Mental Health and Wellbeing

Stanford Medicine's Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences has consolidated all of its existing youth mental health...

Original post made on Nov. 9, 2015
Last comment by Hahaha, on Nov 12, 2015 at 9:11 am | 10 comments | 7002 Views

ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

Rep. Jackie Speier visits Stanford to talk about sexual assault

Four female Stanford University students who said they were sexually assaulted while at the university told an audience of...

Original post made on Nov. 10, 2015
Last comment by Paul, on Nov 12, 2015 at 12:05 am | 3 comments | 1226 Views

AROUND TOWN

Neighborhood wins ban on two-story homes

Los Arboles residents take pride in their neighborhood's diversity, but they are fairly united when it comes to the topic...

Original post made on Nov. 10, 2015
Last comment by LC, on Nov 11, 2015 at 8:02 pm | 27 comments | 9203 Views

ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

A fight over Halloween costumes at Yale

Yale University administrators circulated a letter https://www.thefire.org/email-from-intercultural-affairs/ advising...

Original post made by Nina on Nov. 11, 2015
Last comment by Nina, on Nov 11, 2015 at 2:37 pm | 1 comment | 457 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

PAUSD: rename Jordan Middle School in honor of a role model!

Dear PAUSD Board of Education, David Starr Jordan after whom Jordan Middle School is named was a devoted Racist and leading...

Original post made by Lars Johnsson on Nov. 11, 2015
Last comment by @Craig Laughton, on Nov 11, 2015 at 2:13 pm | 2 comments | 852 Views
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