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AROUND TOWN

What's ethical?

Despite the growing popularity of private SAT tutoring and college counseling, questions remain as to whether they provide...

Original post made on Mar. 5, 2013
Last comment by A Parent, on Mar 13, 2013 at 10:28 pm | 24 comments | 1609 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

'Share Cubberley,' advisory committee says

A new high school -- as well as a comprehensive community center -- at Cubberley are possible if the Palo Alto school district...

Original post made on Mar. 11, 2013
Last comment by Pro-democracy, on Mar 13, 2013 at 9:52 pm | 10 comments | 1739 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Edmund Burke and others who care about PAUSD -

Most frequent commenters regarding PAUSD stopped posting once thread became available only to those logged in. Short time...

Original post made by village fool on Mar. 11, 2013
Last comment by village fool, on Mar 13, 2013 at 8:57 pm | 11 comments | 3452 Views

ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

Stanford study: strong link between sugar, diabetes

Researchers have thought for years that eating too much of any food can cause weight gain and predispose people to diabetes....

Original post made on Mar. 10, 2013
Last comment by Good point, on Mar 13, 2013 at 7:49 pm | 25 comments | 4554 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Letters to the editor

<B>Pay the artist already Read the full story here http://www.paloaltoonline.com/weekly/story.php?story_id=18574 posted...

Original post made on Mar. 13, 2013
Last comment by Agree with Cherie, on Mar 13, 2013 at 7:38 pm | 4 comments | 1182 Views

AROUND TOWN

HBO Pilot

People watching :...

Original post made by Walter Sedriks on Mar. 13, 2013
There are no comments yet. 736 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

School lawyer: 'We are not rehashing this any more'

Calling the controversy over a federal civil-rights investigation a "tiresome, distracting and an unproductive loop," the...

Original post made on Mar. 12, 2013
Last comment by the_punnisher, on Mar 13, 2013 at 4:35 pm | 59 comments | 2175 Views

AROUND TOWN

Edgewood Plaza work to proceed despite violation

A long-stalled effort to spruce up Palo Alto's dilapidated Edgewood Plaza shall go on, the City Council decided March 4,...

Original post made on Mar. 5, 2013
Last comment by OhlonePar, on Mar 13, 2013 at 2:40 pm | 22 comments | 2718 Views

AROUND TOWN

Palo Alto Racist place.

Palo Alto is now racist place. For Asians who pay lot of money for Palo Alto house near noisy Cal-Train and all white families...

Original post made by wu-t on Mar. 11, 2013
Last comment by Base, on Mar 12, 2013 at 11:18 pm | 4 comments | 1539 Views

AROUND TOWN

Child overheard scary comments on Stanford campus

My child is taking a sports camp at Stanford this week and overheard some scary comments from two guys walking through campus....

Original post made by CampParent on Jun. 22, 2012
Last comment by WTH, on Mar 12, 2013 at 10:58 pm | 17 comments | 1526 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

PUBLIC AGENDA: plastic-bag ban, bullying policy, residential parking permit programs

Read the full story here http://www.paloaltoonline.com/news/show_story.php?id=28865 posted Friday, March 8, 2013, 12:37...

Original post made on Mar. 12, 2013
Last comment by sandrawyt, on Mar 12, 2013 at 10:09 pm | 1 comment | 8387 Views

AROUND TOWN

Greenmeadow - Any News?

Has anyone heard of any improvements for the associate members?...

Original post made by parent on Feb. 5, 2013
Last comment by ., on Mar 12, 2013 at 7:45 pm | 3 comments | 932 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

Gunn counseling committee offers 'compass'

Brightening up the Gunn High School campus with paint and using the online tool Schoology were among the long-awaited suggestions...

Original post made on Mar. 5, 2013
Last comment by Observer, on Mar 12, 2013 at 2:17 pm | 94 comments | 2952 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

Law firms protest plan to close mobile park

A controversial proposal to turn Palo Alto's sole mobile-home park into a dense housing development is facing opposition...

Original post made on Mar. 12, 2013
Last comment by palo alto parent, on Mar 12, 2013 at 10:32 am | 2 comments | 863 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Material world

Penny Hassett was born to work on this exhibit. After all, her name is Penelope, just like the great weaver in Homer's legend,...

Original post made on Mar. 12, 2013
There are no comments yet. 1621 Views

AROUND TOWN

$22M verdict against PAMF in malpractice lawsuit

The Palo Alto Medical Foundation was hit with one of the largest medical malpractice verdicts in Santa Clara County history...

Original post made on Mar. 21, 2012
Last comment by Kim , on Mar 12, 2013 at 1:13 am | 40 comments | 6025 Views

AROUND TOWN

Man chases robbers, gets his money back

A man who was robbed of $20 at a Menlo Park gas station Thursday pursued the two suspects, retrieved the money, and then...

Original post made on Mar. 9, 2013
Last comment by Nora Charles, on Mar 11, 2013 at 10:04 pm | 6 comments | 1063 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Brands: not just for businesses anymore

The rise of social media in professional and social situations has made deciding how to present one's self more important...

Original post made on Jan. 26, 2013
Last comment by Karen Kang, on Mar 11, 2013 at 10:02 pm | 9 comments | 1552 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Paly - Another Honors class not Honorably ranked by UC?

Is it correct that it turns out that a Chemistry H. class just followed Physics H. class, which followed an English H. class...

Original post made by just wondering on Feb. 28, 2013
Last comment by Observer of observer, on Mar 11, 2013 at 8:21 pm | 18 comments | 2000 Views

AROUND TOWN

Great job, Rosas Brothers Construction!!

I would like to compliment the Rosas Brothers Construction Company, that has been contracted to do all the sidewalk repairs...

Original post made by Michele on Mar. 11, 2013
Last comment by Thanx again, on Mar 11, 2013 at 7:25 pm | 1 comment | 831 Views
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