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SCHOOLS & KIDS

Ohlone lottery

Ohlone lottery results became available. There were 7 applicants per each spot. We live a block away from school, but we...

Original post made by Midtown mom on Mar. 4, 2010
Last comment by OhlonePar, on Mar 6, 2012 at 5:25 pm | 47 comments | 4803 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Helicopters circling Sunday Evening

Does anyone know why the helicopter was circling midtown Sunday Evening?...

Original post made by Midtown Mom on Jan. 27, 2013
There are no comments yet. 912 Views

AROUND TOWN

New Building beside Winter Lodge

Anyone know if there is anyone leasing this property, or moving in, or anything else? Otherwise, what will happen?...

Original post made by Midtown Neighbor on Dec. 15, 2011
There are no comments yet. 1104 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

Parting shots by managers

People speculate on the source of the leaked memo about Public Works. Today the departing Library Director got her parting...

Original post made by Midtown Observer on Oct. 28, 2010
Last comment by What happened, on Nov 1, 2010 at 11:20 pm | 3 comments | 1641 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Post traumatic stress

Is anyone of you out there feeling or experiencing this? My depress and anxious child was just feeling a little better, and...

Original post made by Midtown Parent on May. 28, 2010
Last comment by A Palo Alto parent, on May 29, 2010 at 10:05 am | 6 comments | 1881 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

Glacier vending machine water 50% more expensive

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Original post made by Midtown Resident on Jun. 25, 2008
Last comment by Be careful, on Jun 26, 2008 at 11:52 pm | 7 comments | 2571 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

Cost of renting versus buying a house in PA

Can someone please explain why anyone in their right mind buy a house in Palo Alto these days? In our midtown cul-de-sac...

Original post made by Midtown resident on Jan. 4, 2010
Last comment by Ouch, on Aug 5, 2010 at 7:23 pm | 229 comments | 21796 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

"Chinese mothers superior" article

Most of you have read or heard about Wall Street Journal article by a Yale law professor "Why Chinese mothers are superior"...

Original post made by Midtown Resident on Jan. 20, 2011
Last comment by VoiceOfReason, on Feb 8, 2011 at 10:35 am | 147 comments | 7811 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Has this country gone completely crazy? - 20 little children massacred

I've had enough. Enough of the NRA. Enough of politically-correct talk Enough of waiting for a "Study" (sponsored...

Original post made by MIdtown resident on Dec. 16, 2012
Last comment by That User Name is already, on Apr 6, 2013 at 11:31 am | 11 comments | 1215 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Teachers - please allow kids to email instead of printing homework

Besides saving lots of paper, this will also save a lot of money for the parents. I'm really tired of paying outrageous...

Original post made by Midtown Resident on Aug. 25, 2013
Last comment by look locally, on Aug 27, 2013 at 11:16 am | 22 comments | 5216 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Midtown meeting with police chief

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Original post made by Midtown resident on Jul. 18, 2006
Last comment by Jocelyn Dong, on Jul 19, 2006 at 12:26 pm | 1 comment | 4596 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Teacher Story Sensationalized

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Original post made by Midtown Resident on Oct. 30, 2006
Last comment by Parent, on Dec 22, 2006 at 11:32 am | 15 comments | 4922 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Police activity in Midtown

I saw 6 police cars in the Midtown neighborhood around El Dorado and Alma. Anyone know what's going on? ...

Original post made by Midtown Resident on Oct. 19, 2011
Last comment by Tim, on Oct 20, 2011 at 8:25 pm | 6 comments | 1102 Views

ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

Appealing assessed property value

The deadline for appealing assessed property value is coming up in a month. A house next door sold for $300K less than the...

Original post made by Midtown resident on Jul. 14, 2010
There are no comments yet. 1730 Views

ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

Outrageous BART salaries

Here is a link to the database of BART salaries http://www.mercurynews.com/salaries/bay-area?Entity=Bay%20Area%20Rapid%20Transit and...

Original post made by Midtown Resident on Oct. 20, 2013
Last comment by BTW, on Oct 21, 2013 at 8:13 am | 11 comments | 834 Views

AROUND TOWN

Why do Stanford's signs only cover North Palo Alto?

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Original post made by Midtown resident on Mar. 1, 2007
Last comment by Palo Alto Teen, on Mar 18, 2007 at 5:56 pm | 5 comments | 3407 Views

AROUND TOWN

Derelict Gas Station

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Original post made by Midtown Resident on Aug. 15, 2007
Last comment by Vivian, on Oct 1, 2007 at 1:51 pm | 31 comments | 4124 Views

AROUND TOWN

Midtown Festival????

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Original post made by Midtown Resident on Sep. 15, 2007
There are no comments yet. 2986 Views

AROUND TOWN

CVS Leading by Example: Can we get more lovely plastic flags?

I really like those lovely yellow and red plastic triangle flags that CVS has been flying for awhile now. Can we get more...

Original post made by Midtown resident on Oct. 18, 2009
Last comment by Anon, on Oct 20, 2009 at 9:25 pm | 18 comments | 2555 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

Vitality and Sustainability of Midtown

Midtown's rebirth over the past few years has been wonderful for the Midtown community. The mix of businesses which all appear...

Original post made by Midtown Shopper on Feb. 15, 2011
Last comment by Anon., on Feb 18, 2011 at 4:05 am | 2 comments | 1222 Views
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