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Building permits in Palo Alto

A pool demolition is one way to save on water, unless the homeowners end up replacing it. Scan the rest of the building permits...

Original post made on Oct. 16, 2015
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BOOKS

Home Front

This week includes a native plant sale on Oct. 17, a rhododendron workshop on Oct. 21, a bath and kitchen remodeling event...

Original post made on Oct. 16, 2015
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PALO ALTO ISSUES

Does your water taste a bit...earthy?

I've noticed that the tap water has been tasting a bit "earthy" over the last couple of days. Is there some work being done...

Original post made by Nayeli on Oct. 14, 2015
Last comment by Near Greer , on Oct 16, 2015 at 9:39 am | 12 comments | 571 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

A question of boundaries: Paly teacher rebuked

June 11 was a day of relief and closure for Palo Alto High School English teacher Kevin Sharp. Or so he thought. Read...

Original post made on Oct. 9, 2015
Last comment by Slow Down, on Oct 15, 2015 at 10:35 pm | 111 comments | 27541 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

What if teachers are unavailable except during class?

Do teachers have to help students? Some Paly teachers leave campus as the bell is ringing. The only time they are available...

Original post made by Been There on Oct. 15, 2015
Last comment by True, on Oct 15, 2015 at 8:22 pm | 4 comments | 542 Views

MOVIES

Time flies

The 18th annual United Nations Association Film Festival returns to Palo Alto this week with the theme, "Running Out of Time." Read...

Original post made on Oct. 15, 2015
Last comment by Wilson, on Oct 15, 2015 at 7:48 pm | 1 comment | 2892 Views

SPORTS

Football traffic expected to disrupt Palo Alto streets tomorrow

A Stanford University football game at Stanford Stadium Thursday night, Oct. 15, will likely cause heavy traffic along major...

Original post made on Oct. 14, 2015
Last comment by myth, on Oct 15, 2015 at 6:02 pm | 12 comments | 3516 Views

SPORTS

Gunn girls grab control of the SCVAL golf race as Paly loses

The Gunn girls grabbed control of the Santa Clara Valley Athletic League golf race on Tuesday with a victory over Saratoga,...

Original post made on Oct. 15, 2015
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SPORTS

Castilleja golf celebration delayed, but Gunn earns a co-title

==BI Wednesday's prep roundup== Two golf showdowns took place on a warm Wednesday afternoon to all but decide two league...

Original post made on Oct. 15, 2015
Last comment by Anonymous, on Oct 15, 2015 at 3:40 pm | 1 comment | 585 Views

AROUND TOWN

Sanders joining Stanford track and field coaching staff

Gabe Sanders, an assistant coach at Boston University the past six seasons, has joined the Stanford track and field staff...

Original post made on Oct. 15, 2015
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CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Oakland man arrested on suspicion of lewd conduct in Palo Alto park

An Oakland man who police said exposed himself to a woman in a Palo Alto park was arrested on Thursday, Oct. 8, according...

Original post made on Oct. 15, 2015
Last comment by Midtown Resident, on Oct 15, 2015 at 2:46 pm | 1 comment | 2782 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

Giving up on the compost trial.

My family has been trying out the new compost policy and it is too inefficient for our family to make worthwhile. We are...

Original post made by Resident on Oct. 14, 2015
Last comment by Curmudgeon, on Oct 15, 2015 at 12:26 pm | 6 comments | 484 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

Riding the whole foods wave

Palo Alto-based Homemade Cooking offers weekly two-hour cooking classes at which members are introduced to seasonal ingredients,...

Original post made on Oct. 13, 2015
Last comment by Plane Speaker, on Oct 15, 2015 at 12:30 am | 6 comments | 3707 Views

SPORTS

It will be a big Stanford reunion when Colts host the Patriots

It will be quite a reunion when the New England Patriots visit the Indianapolis Colts on Sunday in a battle of AFC division-leading...

Original post made on Oct. 14, 2015
Last comment by Keith Peters, on Oct 14, 2015 at 8:00 pm | 2 comments | 1661 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Low Flying Prop Plane

Yesterday, Oct 12, I heard a racket from inside the house, went to the window and saw a very low prop plane (seen in gaps...

Original post made by Amy on Oct. 13, 2015
Last comment by Kazu, on Oct 14, 2015 at 5:45 pm | 18 comments | 749 Views

SPORTS

Stanford grad Azevedo is Player of the Century in Pac-12 polo

Stanford and United States National Team standout Tony Azevedo (2001-04) was named the Pac-12 Men's Water Polo Player of...

Original post made on Oct. 14, 2015
Last comment by Gennifer Flowers, on Oct 14, 2015 at 3:54 pm | 1 comment | 2670 Views

AROUND TOWN

Cat maulings by coyotes prompt warning for pet owners

A series of cat maulings in Palo Alto this summer has raised concerns among some residents and has prompted a warning to...

Original post made on Aug. 18, 2015
Last comment by Raccons, on Oct 14, 2015 at 3:00 pm | 6 comments | 3489 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Palo Alto school board to discuss Strategic Plan survey

The school district's 2015 Strategic Plan survey results, which the school board will discuss Tuesday night, offers insight...

Original post made on Oct. 12, 2015
Last comment by Fairness and Honesty, on Oct 14, 2015 at 2:54 pm | 12 comments | 2284 Views

SPORTS

Menlo boys top M-A, grab control of PAL water polo race

Prep water polo The Menlo School boys took a big step toward taking back the PAL Bay Division water polo title they lost...

Original post made on Oct. 8, 2015
Last comment by Jim, on Oct 14, 2015 at 12:35 pm | 15 comments | 3058 Views

ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

Summit to spotlight domestic violence in Palo Alto

Domestic violence is the kind of issue that is often thought to afflict women in less economically well-off communities....

Original post made on Oct. 9, 2015
Last comment by Family and Children Services of Silicon Valley, on Oct 13, 2015 at 7:01 pm | 11 comments | 3132 Views
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