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PALO ALTO ISSUES

real estate hype

Does anybody else out there object to the new Real Estate link on the website, that keeps touting the specific and astronomical...

Original post made by ben bernanke on Jun. 28, 2009
Last comment by Greg, on Jun 30, 2009 at 10:46 am | 4 comments | 2082 Views

ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

Climate Change: The Number of Skeptics is Swelling Everywhere

From the June 26, 2009 Wall Street Journal: http://online.wsj.com/article/SB124597505076157449.html Steve Fielding...

Original post made by Jarred on Jun. 27, 2009
Last comment by Perspective, on Jun 30, 2009 at 7:09 am | 17 comments | 1973 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Rescue team responds to crash off Highway 92

A vehicle went down a steep embankment near westbound state Highway 92 in unincorporated San Mateo County Sunday night, blocking...

Original post made on Jun. 29, 2009
Last comment by J, on Jun 30, 2009 at 12:23 am | 2 comments | 2374 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

Do not open Foothills Park

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Original post made by Anne T. on Jul. 16, 2007
Last comment by Ying, on Jun 29, 2009 at 11:41 pm | 48 comments | 249188 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

Palo Alto reexamines 'Open City Hall'

Palo Alto's Open City Hall forum, a website that gives residents a chance to vote and comment on pressing local issues, should...

Original post made on Jun. 26, 2009
Last comment by Cal, on Jun 29, 2009 at 7:17 pm | 7 comments | 2429 Views

ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

Obama appoints Envoy to Muslims

http://thehill.com/leading-the-news/obama-names-envoy-to-muslim-communities-2009-06-27.html Above is a link to the The...

Original post made by Perspective on Jun. 28, 2009
Last comment by Perspective, on Jun 29, 2009 at 5:57 pm | 13 comments | 2032 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Survey: Most students get outside help in math

Parents of more than 57 percent of Palo Alto's elementary school students provide supplemental math assistance outside of...

Original post made on Jun. 19, 2009
Last comment by palo alto mom, on Jun 29, 2009 at 4:37 pm | 59 comments | 6715 Views

RESTAURANTS

Where is the restaurant link on home page?

Hey, PA online. There used to be a very useful restaurant link on the home page, but it appears to be gone. I have used it...

Original post made by Diner on May. 28, 2009
Last comment by sravan, on Jun 29, 2009 at 3:42 pm | 1 comment | 3330 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Heat, winds spark 'Spare the Air' alert

For the third day in a row, the Bay Area Air Quality Management District is declaring today a Spare the Air day. Read the...

Original post made on Jun. 29, 2009
Last comment by ?, on Jun 29, 2009 at 2:28 pm | 3 comments | 1914 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Don't Get That College Degree!

Original post made by Interesting Read on Jun. 28, 2009
Last comment by Bill, on Jun 29, 2009 at 2:16 pm | 2 comments | 2111 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Police arrest woman in Palo Alto for burglary

A woman was arrested Wednesday evening after she cashed a forged check and attempted to cash two others at three Bank of...

Original post made on Jun. 19, 2009
Last comment by s a, on Jun 29, 2009 at 11:49 am | 2 comments | 2009 Views

AROUND TOWN

Palo Alto churches take stand against torture

Alarmed by a study that found church-goers are more likely to support torture, local faith leaders are planning a public...

Original post made on Jun. 18, 2009
Last comment by Terrence Karney, on Jun 28, 2009 at 11:53 pm | 53 comments | 4805 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Two vie for city's first police auditor slot

The two applicants for Palo Alto's first police auditor present the City Council with a study in contrasts. Read the full...

Original post made on Jun. 28, 2009
Last comment by Kate, on Jun 28, 2009 at 3:34 pm | 2 comments | 2273 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

Few repairs likely for Palo Alto roads, buildings

Antique bathrooms, outdated playgrounds and cracking asphalt may soon become the most visible symptoms of Palo Alto's economic...

Original post made on Jun. 26, 2009
Last comment by Brian Wilson, on Jun 28, 2009 at 1:45 pm | 22 comments | 2886 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Victor Frost cited for violating sit-lie ordinance

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Original post made on Apr. 16, 2008
Last comment by A. F., on Jun 28, 2009 at 12:40 pm | 106 comments | 7430 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Schools face potential $7 million budget gap

Palo Alto school officials Tuesday outlined an "aggressively conservative" strategy to plug a potential $7 million gap in...

Original post made on Jun. 24, 2009
Last comment by pat, on Jun 28, 2009 at 11:07 am | 17 comments | 2748 Views

AROUND TOWN

Where can I find diet choclate soda?

This was a big fad a few years ago. Now I'm on a diet and I can't find it anywhere, except mail order, where it comes out...

Original post made by on a diet on Jun. 26, 2009
Last comment by Walter_E_Wallis, on Jun 28, 2009 at 9:24 am | 11 comments | 2042 Views

ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

Guest Opinion: A 'how-not-to' book on avoiding life-or-death crises in the wilderness

Back in my 20s, a group of us would make a yearly trek up Half Dome, sometimes with training, sometimes not so much. After...

Original post made on Jun. 26, 2009
Last comment by Anonymous, on Jun 28, 2009 at 8:03 am | 3 comments | 2292 Views

AROUND TOWN

Palo Alto planners: Cut Arastradero lanes

For traffic managers and commuters, the mile-long stretch of Arastradero Road between Foohill Expressway and El Camino Real...

Original post made on Jun. 25, 2009
Last comment by jake, on Jun 28, 2009 at 1:38 am | 52 comments | 3034 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Kanter to be sworn in as education undersecretary Wednesday

Raising student achievement will be the top priority of Martha Kanter, who will be sworn in Wednesday as U.S. undersecretary...

Original post made on Jun. 27, 2009
Last comment by martha fan, on Jun 27, 2009 at 11:45 pm | 3 comments | 2456 Views
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