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PALO ALTO ISSUES

20 years later, experts predict bigger quake

The 1989 Loma Prieta earthquake did sizable damage, but experts say there is a 62 percent chance that a far more devastating...

Original post made on Oct. 16, 2009
Last comment by paly student, on Oct 20, 2009 at 8:03 pm | 9 comments | 4183 Views

ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

Task force investigates fire, woman's death

Police and fire officials are still investigating the death of a woman whose body was found Thursday in an Addison Avenue...

Original post made on Oct. 17, 2009
Last comment by Tamara, on Oct 20, 2009 at 6:37 pm | 24 comments | 3025 Views

SPORTS

Bad luck hits Stanford men's basketball

The Stanford men's basketball team will play this season without its only early recruit, putting a damper on what would have...

Original post made on Oct. 20, 2009
There are no comments yet. 2354 Views

SPORTS

Menlo clinches title tie, tunes up for big tourney this weekend

Prep roundup Taking care of business will accomplish a couple of goals for the Menlo boys' water polo team this week....

Original post made on Oct. 20, 2009
There are no comments yet. 2159 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

Victor Frost

Victor Frost hopes to expand the city's budget deficit, tackle what he calls Palo Alto's "crackhead" problem and put homeless...

Original post made on Oct. 10, 2009
Last comment by Array, on Oct 20, 2009 at 4:05 pm | 15 comments | 2724 Views

AROUND TOWN

Mountain View Neighborhoods

From an early stagecoach stop and agricultural center, Mountain View has grown since its incorporation in 1902 to a thriving...

Original post made on Jul. 13, 2009
Last comment by Old Timer, on Oct 20, 2009 at 3:03 pm | 4 comments | 2322 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

The new face of philanthropy

At age 31, Olana Hirsch Khan already has her own foundation. Read the full story here http://www.PaloAltoOnline.com/weekly/story.php?story_id=3681...

Original post made on Oct. 20, 2009
There are no comments yet. 3446 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Mom needs PAMF primary care physician recommendations for 16-year-old son w/ ADHD

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Original post made by Mom on Mar. 9, 2007
Last comment by Gigi, on Oct 20, 2009 at 10:37 am | 8 comments | 6537 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Reminder for Pranksters

The offense of malicious mischief or vandalism in California is committed when you maliciously deface, damage, or destroy...

Original post made by Reminder on Oct. 6, 2009
Last comment by Another parent, on Oct 20, 2009 at 8:12 am | 5 comments | 1868 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Rethink Mandarin. Consider Arabic.

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Original post made by Daisy on Jan. 8, 2007
Last comment by Interested Outside Observer, on Oct 20, 2009 at 8:02 am | 14 comments | 4653 Views

SPORTS

Record setting performance not enough

Andrew Luck threw for 423 yards and three touchdowns, and Toby Gerhart rushed for 123 yards and two touchdowns, yet 584 yards...

Original post made on Oct. 18, 2009
Last comment by andy, on Oct 19, 2009 at 10:31 pm | 4 comments | 2007 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

Airport community rejects composting plan

Palo Alto's heated debate over the future of local composting will continue Monday night, when a special task force is scheduled...

Original post made on Oct. 19, 2009
Last comment by Stop killing cows !!!, on Oct 19, 2009 at 7:46 pm | 15 comments | 2549 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Man visiting Palo Alto on business goes missing

Police are trying to locate a man who is visiting Palo Alto for business but hasn't reported to work in the past two days. Read...

Original post made on Oct. 15, 2009
Last comment by Bill, on Oct 19, 2009 at 5:47 pm | 24 comments | 3060 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

Teachers' union, district at odds over co-pays

The Palo Alto teachers' union has asked the school board to restore $780,000 worth of health benefits to the school district's...

Original post made on Oct. 15, 2009
Last comment by Parent, on Oct 19, 2009 at 4:36 pm | 36 comments | 2698 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Fire alarm today at JLS?

Does anyone know why the fire alarm sounded at JLS this afternoon? It was just after school got out....

Original post made by Another parent on Oct. 19, 2009
Last comment by Duh, on Oct 19, 2009 at 4:30 pm | 1 comment | 1844 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

Court bars 87 SEIU city workers from striking

If Palo Alto's largest labor union were to go on strike, 87 workers would be barred from participating, a Superior Court...

Original post made on Oct. 15, 2009
Last comment by pleb, on Oct 19, 2009 at 4:18 pm | 53 comments | 5204 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

A new breed of volunteer

In the wake of an unemployment rate that has risen to 12 percent in Santa Clara County, volunteerism has also increased --...

Original post made on Oct. 16, 2009
Last comment by erez avraham, on Oct 19, 2009 at 4:01 pm | 3 comments | 3231 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

'Hazardous' storm moving in on Midpeninsula

Midpeninsula officials and residents are bracing for the first big storm of the season tonight through Wednesday, deemed...

Original post made on Oct. 12, 2009
Last comment by Lisa Maloni, on Oct 19, 2009 at 2:10 pm | 43 comments | 2520 Views

SPORTS

Recreational Tennis?

I'm new in town and have been wanting to take some tennis lessons and perhaps join some group where I can play some recreational,...

Original post made by Tennis? on Oct. 19, 2009
There are no comments yet. 2012 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

Raising the blue flag

Palo Alto Mayor Peter Drekmeier (left), helps Debra Van Duynhoven, assistant to city manager for sustainability, and City...

Original post made on Oct. 15, 2009
Last comment by Paul, on Oct 19, 2009 at 11:57 am | 23 comments | 2234 Views
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