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PALO ALTO ISSUES

City support for Boy Scouts

Given the Boy Scouts' recent reaffirmation of their policy to discriminate against gays, is city support for the organization...

Original post made by Mac Clayton on Jul. 18, 2012
Last comment by curmudgeon, on Jul 19, 2012 at 10:22 am | 12 comments | 1207 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

Anonymous Posting

What are the benefits to the community of anonymous posting of comments online? I like to read about events in Palo Alto...

Original post made by Mac Clayton on Jan. 15, 2014
Last comment by anonymous, on Jan 15, 2014 at 11:30 pm | 9 comments | 576 Views

AROUND TOWN

Bicycle etiquette and safety

Many of us in Palo Alto love to bike. I bike everywhere I can. My children biked to school for eight years, until they graduated...

Original post made by Mac Clayton on Oct. 10, 2010
Last comment by Occasional Cyclist, on Oct 10, 2010 at 1:29 pm | 2 comments | 1749 Views

ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

RNC asks who stands with Cory Booker?

The Republican national Committee asks who stands with Cory (gop.com) in an effort to harvest emails and donations. To understand...

Original post made by Mac Mac Donald on May. 22, 2012
Last comment by Mac Mac Donald, on May 23, 2012 at 9:07 pm | 4 comments | 1124 Views

AROUND TOWN

Bicycling Down Alma Str.

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Original post made by Mad Max on Mar. 9, 2007
Last comment by kujo, on Jun 1, 2007 at 11:03 am | 9 comments | 3591 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

The Grab Bag Theater presents: "Anything Goes"

The Grab Bag Theater presents “Anything Goes!” This musical comedy, set onboard an ocean liner and featuring classic Cole...

Original post made by Maddie Napel on May. 5, 2012
There are no comments yet. 1480 Views

ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

Lord Have Mercy: Uncensored Video of Gaza Massacre

Video here: http://www.alwantv.com/play.php?vid=1086 As of 10 January 2009, 13 Israelis and 854 Palestinians are...

Original post made by MADE IN ISRAEL on Jan. 11, 2009
Last comment by perspective, on Jan 12, 2009 at 5:50 pm | 5 comments | 2154 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

Palo Alto Knights' Coach

In case you haven't picked up PA's other daily newspaper, there is a frontpage article today describing how the Knights'...

Original post made by Made Me Want To Vomit on Dec. 7, 2009
Last comment by PA Dad, on Dec 10, 2009 at 10:25 pm | 15 comments | 1696 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

Where to donate old magazines?

Does anyone know of a nonprofit organization or business in Palo Alto that would like to have old magazines? I've got general...

Original post made by Magazine fiend on Apr. 19, 2009
Last comment by another resident, on Apr 22, 2009 at 1:11 pm | 4 comments | 1899 Views

ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

Children murdered in Connecticut grade school

Earlier today there was a story from China that 22 children in a grade school were wounded by a nut with a big knife. The...

Original post made by maguro_01 on Dec. 14, 2012
Last comment by Mensch, on Dec 17, 2012 at 9:14 pm | 18 comments | 1365 Views

AROUND TOWN

Implications of the Castro St (and other) Caltrain Ped Crossing Project

The project to "upgrade" the Castro St (Mountain View) pedestrian crossing is taking shape. They are putting in permanent...

Original post made by maguro_01 on Dec. 23, 2010
There are no comments yet. 1391 Views

AROUND TOWN

Menlo-Atherton High School’s Thespian Society Presents Cat on a Hot Tin Roof

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Original post made by MAHS Drama Booster on Nov. 29, 2006
There are no comments yet. 5946 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

Think for Yourself

The weekly just completed their editorials , explaining to residents how they should vote in the coming election. Really,...

Original post made by Make up your own mind on Oct. 17, 2014
Last comment by Paly Parent, on Oct 17, 2014 at 4:17 pm | 1 comment | 107 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Online Petition Against Mandarin Immersion

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Original post made by Make your voice heard on Jan. 4, 2007
Last comment by Another, on Jan 6, 2007 at 10:11 pm | 15 comments | 4592 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Which backpacks fit into lockers?

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Original post made by Mama on Jul. 9, 2008
Last comment by Doting Mom, on Aug 6, 2008 at 2:44 pm | 14 comments | 5619 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

What happened to civility?

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Original post made by Mandy Lowell & Carolyn Tucher on Feb. 13, 2007
Last comment by Anna, on Feb 18, 2007 at 1:03 pm | 34 comments | 4584 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

City concern over retail is all talk, no action

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Original post made by Marc Fleischmann on Jun. 30, 2006
Last comment by Billy D., on Aug 10, 2006 at 9:24 pm | 2 comments | 5402 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

Auto mall idea: move MSC to MP

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Original post made by Marc Fleischmann on Jul. 24, 2006
There are no comments yet. 4797 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

choosing a new Gunn principal

Dear Readers, Gunn High School is at a turning point in its history. Still in mourning, still anxious, the school awaits...

Original post made by Marc Vincenti on Apr. 10, 2010
Last comment by kmom, on Apr 25, 2010 at 5:39 pm | 8 comments | 2463 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Life is Tricky (on bullying)

Joey is playing kickball. Around him in the schoolyard, the other kids are moving in a blur—yelling, teasing, shrieking....

Original post made by Marc Vincenti on Dec. 2, 2013
Last comment by Duveneck parent, on Dec 5, 2013 at 10:26 am | 2 comments | 922 Views
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