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SCHOOLS & KIDS

Transfer Tax to Fund Schools?

Given how our housing values are tied to the quality of our schools, shouldn't we insist on a transfer tax for all this new...

Original post made by PA Parent on Feb. 15, 2009
Last comment by anonymous, on Feb 22, 2009 at 3:51 pm | 51 comments | 3088 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Is Skelly Next?

What is going on with our leadership?! Is it just me, or does it feel like we are losing all of our 6-12 leadership this...

Original post made by PA Parent on Feb. 27, 2010
Last comment by Mom, on Mar 4, 2010 at 9:06 pm | 15 comments | 1855 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Fed up with bullying/taunting in school

I am getting so fed up by the bullying and taunting in our elementary school, and it's mostly older boys forming cliques...

Original post made by pa parent on Nov. 15, 2011
Last comment by kmom, on Nov 23, 2011 at 7:44 am | 6 comments | 1493 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Teaching Teen To Drive

My teen daughter is 17 and has gotten her drivers permit and had her first 2 driving lessons. I am wondering if people have...

Original post made by PA Parent on Jun. 12, 2012
Last comment by parent of teen, on Jun 13, 2012 at 12:42 pm | 7 comments | 1582 Views

AROUND TOWN

Pool Service Recomendation?

Hello fellow Palo Alto pool owners. I'm seeking a recomendation for a weekly pool maintenance/service company. Very few...

Original post made by PA Pool Owner on Jun. 22, 2011
There are no comments yet. 768 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

Utility department survey?

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Original post made by PA Questions&Comments on May. 26, 2007
Last comment by A resident, on May 27, 2007 at 8:18 am | 5 comments | 3086 Views

RESTAURANTS

Label Genetically Modified Foods made it to Nov Ballot

Many donít fully appreciate the strategy of seeking to have genetically engineered foods labeled in California. The belief...

Original post made by PA resident on Jul. 7, 2012
Last comment by William, on Aug 30, 2012 at 9:40 pm | 9 comments | 1718 Views

RESTAURANTS

PF Chang phone orders routed to Colorado

WARNING: Be careful with phone-in orders at PF Chang China Bistro in Palo Alto. We called in a take out at 8:40 this evening...

Original post made by PA Resident on Dec. 28, 2013
There are no comments yet. 527 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

For all who think global warming isn't a local issue . . .

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Original post made by PA resident on Jan. 16, 2007
Last comment by jesus, on Apr 18, 2007 at 6:31 am | 67 comments | 5467 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

Palo Alto is really just the same as any other Peninsula City

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Original post made by PA Resident on Aug. 21, 2007
Last comment by Matt, on Aug 22, 2007 at 1:07 pm | 10 comments | 3249 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

Yes, Palo Altans are different.

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Original post made by PA Resident on Sep. 25, 2007
Last comment by Mike, on Jan 12, 2008 at 8:24 pm | 14 comments | 3129 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

Property value tax reassessment denied

I hear from many Palo Alto residents who applied for tax reasessment of their properties reducing values that Santa Clara...

Original post made by PA Resident on Jan. 13, 2010
Last comment by PA Resident, on Jan 14, 2010 at 8:32 am | 3 comments | 1521 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

What has happened to CANS? Do we need to reregister?

Our home has been registered with CANS for sometime and in the past I have received phone calls, texts and emails from CANS....

Original post made by PA Resident on Mar. 15, 2011
Last comment by PA Resident, on Mar 16, 2011 at 7:27 am | 2 comments | 1240 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

The Politics of Food

Just how much is it worth to GMO giant Monsanto to make California's Proposition 37―a bill that would require...

Original post made by Pa Resident on Aug. 22, 2012
Last comment by Anon., on Aug 23, 2012 at 11:31 am | 1 comment | 2727 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

School teacher salaries published

Los Altos school district published school salary schedules for teachers and management. I was pleasantly surprised to see...

Original post made by PA Resident on Oct. 16, 2009
Last comment by High School teacher, on Oct 20, 2009 at 8:19 pm | 15 comments | 4704 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Door to Door Home Buyer?

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Original post made by PA Resident on Mar. 16, 2007
Last comment by Michael, on Jun 9, 2014 at 5:55 pm | 149 comments | 19973 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Stolen Cruiser Bike

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Original post made by PA Resident on Sep. 4, 2007
There are no comments yet. 3642 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

2 Alarm fire on University Ave - 1000 blk

Anyone have any details? I just heard on the news there is a 2 alarm fire on the 100 blk of Univ?...

Original post made by PA Resident on Sep. 17, 2010
Last comment by Huh?, on Sep 17, 2010 at 9:50 am | 3 comments | 1568 Views

ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

Stanford's recent study on Organic Food linked to Monsanto & Tobaccor industry

The timing of Stanford's study on organic food declaring that organic food is not necessarily healthier for you is questionable...

Original post made by PA resident on Sep. 17, 2012
Last comment by pa resident, on Sep 17, 2012 at 8:18 am | 1 comment | 2796 Views

ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

New study on genetically engineered foods

The first-ever lifetime feeding study1 evaluating the health risks of genetically engineered foods was published online on...

Original post made by PA resident on Sep. 22, 2012
Last comment by Perspective, on Nov 29, 2012 at 4:34 am | 6 comments | 1865 Views
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