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ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

Once again, Sidwell Friends, a private school, for liberal poiliticans who deny educational vouchers to the regular folk.

Barack amd Michelle have decided to avoid public school, and send their two kids to the exclusive Sidwell Friends private...

Original post made by Gary on Nov. 21, 2008
Last comment by R Wray, on Dec 5, 2008 at 9:46 am | 69 comments | 3273 Views

SPORTS

Property Committee to discuss Paly fields

Plans to improve the soccer and baseball fields at Palo Alto High School may be timely, but some community members questioned...

Original post made on Dec. 2, 2008
Last comment by John Dusterberry, on Dec 5, 2008 at 9:27 am | 4 comments | 2335 Views

AROUND TOWN

Emergency Preparedness Class: free DECEMBER 10TH

Become a Block Preparedness Coordinator: help organize your neighbors (5-10 families in your block) in case of a disaster:...

Original post made by Alice Schaffer Smith on Dec. 4, 2008
There are no comments yet. 2400 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

Palo Alto May Sponsor Senior Games

So, having proposed this week to hire a "Sustainability Coordinator" with a six figure salary, pension, health benefits etc....

Original post made by Jenny on Nov. 30, 2008
Last comment by Me Too, on Dec 4, 2008 at 10:32 pm | 36 comments | 3150 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Police lured, pulled man from van before Tasing

Testimony began Monday in the criminal case of a homeless man who became violent and was Tased by Palo Alto police officers...

Original post made on Dec. 2, 2008
Last comment by Judith LoVuolo-Bhushan, on Dec 4, 2008 at 7:22 pm | 32 comments | 3055 Views

AROUND TOWN

Townhome designs OK'd for Mayfield Mall site

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Original post made on Apr. 17, 2008
Last comment by Andrew L. Freedman, on Dec 4, 2008 at 3:55 pm | 15 comments | 4348 Views

ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

Girl Scout rallies volunteers to help teachers

The Ravenswood City School District got a boost last weekend from a Girl Scout who gathered 70 volunteers to overhaul the...

Original post made on Dec. 4, 2008
Last comment by Laurie Hunter, on Dec 4, 2008 at 3:37 pm | 2 comments | 1954 Views

SPORTS

Palo Alto advances in CCS football playoffs

The semifinals are all set for the Central Coast Section Medium School Division semifinals, and the Palo Alto football team...

Original post made on Nov. 23, 2008
Last comment by SHP Student, on Dec 4, 2008 at 3:02 pm | 10 comments | 2636 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

PA police arrest couple on drug, other charges

A man and a woman from San Jose were arrested by Palo Alto police Tuesday afternoon on drug and other charges triggered by...

Original post made on Dec. 3, 2008
Last comment by anon, on Dec 4, 2008 at 11:54 am | 7 comments | 1940 Views

SPORTS

Palo Alto begins quest for a national youth football title

Youth football history can be made by the Palo Alto Knights' Varsity squad next week, which is making its sixth appearance...

Original post made on Dec. 4, 2008
Last comment by Sammi Thielen, on Dec 4, 2008 at 11:43 am | 1 comment | 2335 Views

ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

Stanford president takes 10 percent pay cut

Stanford President John Hennessy and Provost John Etchemendy, along with members of the university's cabinet, are taking...

Original post made on Dec. 3, 2008
Last comment by Lori, on Dec 4, 2008 at 11:16 am | 7 comments | 2006 Views

AROUND TOWN

Local homeless programs are in jeopardy

InnVision, which operates the Urban Ministry outreach program for homeless people in Palo Alto, along with a winter shelter...

Original post made on Nov. 28, 2008
Last comment by chrisk, on Dec 4, 2008 at 10:15 am | 8 comments | 2088 Views

RESTAURANTS

st michaels alley

Does anyone know when the new st michaels alley will open?...

Original post made by ignatz on Dec. 4, 2008
There are no comments yet. 2921 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Michael Litfin of Children's Theatre dies

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Original post made on Feb. 2, 2008
Last comment by Laura Sander, on Dec 4, 2008 at 1:41 am | 82 comments | 8391 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Arson fire damages Palo Alto day health center

A fire damaged an adult day health center in Palo Alto on Sunday night, and a gas can left at the scene left no doubt that...

Original post made on Dec. 3, 2008
Last comment by Mike, on Dec 3, 2008 at 9:19 pm | 3 comments | 2080 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Suspecious gardener

A male (Mexican? about 40 years old?) rang my doorbell around 4:10pm today and asked if I've asked for a gardener, which...

Original post made by Sue on Dec. 1, 2008
Last comment by Outside Observer, on Dec 3, 2008 at 7:41 pm | 6 comments | 1944 Views

ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

Sometimes it's better to donate money

As someone looking to make sure their food closet of choice gets bang for the buck this year, I am going to give my hard...

Original post made by Donations: Items vs Money on Dec. 3, 2008
There are no comments yet. 2234 Views

SPORTS

SPORTS: Castilleja advances to state volleyball finals

Payback can be sweet. The Castilleja girls' volleyball team learned that with its biggest victory of the season, one that...

Original post made on Dec. 3, 2008
Last comment by Proud Parent, on Dec 3, 2008 at 12:07 pm | 1 comment | 2397 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

Palo Alto delays local bike-share program

Palo Alto has temporarily scrapped its plans for a local bicycle-sharing program to pursue a leading role in a regional project....

Original post made on Dec. 3, 2008
Last comment by Bernard & Jane Leitner, on Dec 3, 2008 at 10:36 am | 1 comment | 2161 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Police auditor to investigate 'racial-profiling'

The police auditor whose investigation is expected to shed light on Palo Alto's debate over racial profiling will receive...

Original post made on Nov. 28, 2008
Last comment by YouShouldKnow, on Dec 3, 2008 at 9:22 am | 37 comments | 2337 Views
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