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AROUND TOWN

Have Wall Signs gone too far?

Driving around Palo Alto, there are cases of huge wall signs that look like they violate the city's sign ordinance. The...

Original post made by Just Wondering on Feb. 1, 2013
Last comment by Get over it, on Feb 3, 2013 at 8:22 pm | 12 comments | 1280 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

More City Officials on "leave" re Cal Ave trees?

Is it just a coincidence that two high level City officials have gone out on extended leave shortly after their names came...

Original post made by Just Wonderin\' on Nov. 2, 2010
Last comment by fireman, on Nov 3, 2010 at 10:15 am | 2 comments | 1548 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

Yet another departure from the City Manager's office

The exodus continues - or is it more "transforming" City Hall? The City Manager's very own hand picked Executive Assistant...

Original post made by Just Wonderin\' on Nov. 8, 2010
Last comment by Outside Observer, on Nov 8, 2010 at 9:50 am | 1 comment | 1405 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

FaceBook Not As Private As One May Think

And because of FaceBook not being as private as one may think, I'm posting a helpful link. Also, not noted in the link,...

Original post made by JustFYI on Jun. 23, 2009
Last comment by Tim, on Jul 27, 2009 at 10:55 pm | 19 comments | 2634 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

FaceBook "NEW" Privacy Settings

Parents, I'm posting this link to alert you of the recent changes FaceBook has made to their privacy settings. Please...

Original post made by JustFYI on Dec. 10, 2009
Last comment by Bill, on Dec 10, 2009 at 12:25 pm | 4 comments | 1624 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

Business tax likely on November ballot for Palo Alto voters

There's a good chance Palo Alto will put a business license tax on the November ballot, Councilman John Barton warned a downtown...

Original post made by JustMe on Jan. 22, 2009
Last comment by g, on Jan 23, 2009 at 10:51 am | 3 comments | 1732 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Can you set a clock?

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Original post made by JustMe on Sep. 4, 2008
Last comment by Parent, on Sep 11, 2008 at 6:44 pm | 21 comments | 2579 Views

AROUND TOWN

Has there been any activity regarding Edgewood Plaza?

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Original post made by JustMe on Mar. 28, 2007
Last comment by Walter_E_Wallis, on Mar 29, 2007 at 2:00 pm | 3 comments | 3589 Views

AROUND TOWN

Palo Alto council to honor former police chief at Monday night meeting

From the Mercury News: On Monday, the city of Palo Alto will officially honor retired police chief Lynne Johnson for 34...

Original post made by JustMe on Jan. 30, 2009
There are no comments yet. 1801 Views

AROUND TOWN

Gentle question about washing cars in driveways

I am under the impression that is it illegal inPalo Alto to wash your car in your driveway, and the reason for this is that...

Original post made by JustMe on Feb. 5, 2011
Last comment by um, on Feb 10, 2011 at 8:24 am | 11 comments | 2830 Views

AROUND TOWN

What happened to Victor Frost?

Does anyone know what happened to Victor Frost? He is not sitting in front of Whole Foods anymore. Is the legal battle over?...

Original post made by JustWondering on Nov. 14, 2008
Last comment by Sharon, on Nov 14, 2008 at 5:45 pm | 3 comments | 2155 Views

BOOKS

why does palo alto library not part of the santa clara county library

the county library has many more collections, newer books and multimedia material. I wonder why we are still holding...

Original post made by justwondering on Jul. 5, 2011
Last comment by Hmmm, on Jul 8, 2011 at 9:56 pm | 8 comments | 2481 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

Your Santa Clara Water District Tax Dollars at Work

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Original post made by JW on Jul. 10, 2007
Last comment by JW, on Jul 10, 2007 at 10:34 pm | 2 comments | 3753 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

Elks Lodge Development Takes Heat

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Original post made by JW on Aug. 18, 2007
Last comment by common sense, on Aug 19, 2007 at 5:16 am | 1 comment | 3483 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

Another Utility Rate Increases Proposed

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Original post made by JW on Feb. 29, 2008
Last comment by Grandma Millie, on Mar 4, 2008 at 3:13 am | 16 comments | 2850 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

What's in a Name?

The City Council Agenda for January 25th has a naming item. In the vicinity of University, High and Hamilton a piece of land...

Original post made by JW on Jan. 22, 2010
Last comment by JW, on Jan 24, 2010 at 4:55 pm | 8 comments | 1631 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

Palo Alto Fire Fighterrs Attempt to take Control of City Budget

I am against the firefighter's petition to amend the City's Charter because it takes away a decision making ability of our...

Original post made by JW on Apr. 15, 2010
Last comment by Walter_E_Wallis, on Apr 15, 2010 at 12:16 pm | 4 comments | 1597 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

Your Tax Dollars at Work

If you are wondering how your tax dollars are being spent in Palo Alto; I was amazed this morning to find a crew is presently...

Original post made by JW on Aug. 5, 2010
Last comment by Elle, on Aug 5, 2010 at 11:10 am | 1 comment | 1562 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Auto Break-Ins

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Original post made by JW on Apr. 10, 2008
Last comment by JW, on Apr 11, 2008 at 6:16 am | 1 comment | 2558 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Anyone see PAPD on El Carmelo St. this morning??

I was driving to work at around 8:10AM this morning and spoted a police car and 4 police men (2 of them were wearing protective...

Original post made by JZ on Nov. 19, 2008
Last comment by police are a waste of time, on Nov 19, 2008 at 11:08 pm | 4 comments | 2078 Views
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