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PALO ALTO ISSUES

Hidden Villa Duveneck Dinner Postponement

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Original post made by Hidden Villa Supporter on Sep. 15, 2006
Last comment by Anna, on Sep 15, 2006 at 11:20 pm | 1 comment | 4673 Views

ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

Higgs boson confirmed - the God particle

Very cool. The rest of the world goes on while we holiday. In fact, they go on and discover the glue that holds us together. Literally. The...

Original post made by Higgs on Jul. 4, 2012
Last comment by bosun mate, on Jul 7, 2012 at 12:20 pm | 5 comments | 12250 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

What About Closing the Achievement Gap???

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Original post made by High Achiever on Nov. 10, 2006
Last comment by Resident, on Sep 18, 2007 at 11:02 pm | 30 comments | 6223 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Middle College at Foothill (at Cubberly)

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Original post made by High School Parent on Mar. 11, 2008
Last comment by Anne W, on Jan 15, 2010 at 10:53 pm | 2 comments | 2836 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Summer School System

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Original post made by High School Parent on Jul. 10, 2008
Last comment by been in PA schools a while, on Jul 20, 2008 at 8:37 pm | 10 comments | 2720 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Buying and selling of high school physics project

My physics student has just completed a complicated physics project designing the wiring for a house, building model of said...

Original post made by High School Parent on May. 28, 2009
Last comment by High School Parent, on Jun 8, 2009 at 11:11 pm | 8 comments | 2191 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Driving high schoolers to school - why???

I have been a high school parent for several years and my kids have always ridden bikes to school, or if they had a lot to...

Original post made by High School Parent on Nov. 18, 2009
Last comment by yes mommy dearest, on Nov 24, 2009 at 8:25 pm | 36 comments | 3205 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Typical Secondary Course Loads

I still have gradeschoolers, so I'm just curious... I understand that at the middle school level the kids in 7th/8th all...

Original post made by High School Question on Nov. 12, 2009
Last comment by palo alto mom, on Nov 13, 2009 at 10:12 am | 4 comments | 1852 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

Off Leash Dogs at Foothills Park

Due to the recent scrutiny on the off leash dog problem in Palo Alto public spaces, Foothills Park is now subject to a surge...

Original post made by Hiker on Oct. 21, 2013
There are no comments yet. 764 Views

AROUND TOWN

Parking at Arastradero Park

Today we pulled into Arastradero Park and had to wait in line for a parking spot. We were lucky, it took about five minutes,...

Original post made by hiker on Nov. 17, 2013
Last comment by hiker, on Nov 19, 2013 at 12:57 pm | 8 comments | 895 Views

AROUND TOWN

Palo Alto residents imprisoned during WW2?

Just read this book review by a Palo Alto woman whose family imprisoned during World War 2: http://www.sfgate.com/cgi-bin/article.cgi?f=/c/a/2011/08/28/RVC71KPPNM.DTL Does...

Original post made by history buff on Sep. 4, 2011
Last comment by history buff, on Sep 7, 2011 at 4:48 pm | 4 comments | 1022 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

article on effects of homework duration

http://www.apa.org/news/press/releases/2015/03/math-science-homework.aspx...

Original post made by hm on Mar. 29, 2015
Last comment by Hmmm 2, on Mar 29, 2015 at 1:35 am | 1 comment | 288 Views

AROUND TOWN

Check out the Weekly's unintentional cover

Is it just me, or did anyone else read it as something besides "MILE" since the bottom bar of the capital E was buried in...

Original post made by Hmm on Aug. 21, 2009
Last comment by To Not So Funny, on Aug 22, 2009 at 4:24 pm | 9 comments | 1735 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Woman at Stanford Assaulted

I just read a news brief from Stanford law enforcement that a woman was assaulted at Manzanita Field by a white male, 40s....

Original post made by Hmmm on Jan. 3, 2011
There are no comments yet. 1499 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Zumot - Will the Verdict be Innocent or Guilty?

Since folks have hijacked previous threads with their rude comments, no further comments can be posted. So I thought I'd...

Original post made by Hmmm on Feb. 9, 2011
Last comment by Outside Observer, on Feb 10, 2011 at 6:56 pm | 8 comments | 1454 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Former Lieutenant Violated Police Dept Policy

http://www.mercurynews.com/peninsula/ci_17668831?IADID=Search-www.mercurynews.com-www.mercurynews.com I wish this publication...

Original post made by Hmmm on Mar. 22, 2011
Last comment by Hmmm, on Mar 22, 2011 at 9:31 pm | 4 comments | 1449 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

E. Palo Alto Homicide Investigation Update

From EPA PD: Press Briefing Advisory Re: Homicide Investigation Updates July 24 The East Palo Alto Police Department...

Original post made by Hmmm on Jul. 24, 2011
There are no comments yet. 1640 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Any Word On Stanford Assault Last Night?

It was an odd report, from a woman alleging an assault in the vicinity of Stock Farm & Searsville Roads. ...

Original post made by Hmmm on Oct. 31, 2012
Last comment by Ducatigirl, on Nov 1, 2012 at 4:04 pm | 1 comment | 1108 Views

ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

YUCA action today at 5 Newell Court, EPA!

PITCH A TENT! Rally to roll back rents at Page Mill-owned units Location: WestPark Apartments, 5 Newell Court, EPA Date...

Original post made by Hmmm on Nov. 4, 2009
There are no comments yet. 1974 Views

ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

Boy in Florida Killed by Weimaraner

Given all the pit bull hysteria I have seen on Town Square, I wanted to link an article as a reminder that all dogs can bite,...

Original post made by Hmmm on Dec. 22, 2009
Last comment by Commander McBragg, on Dec 22, 2009 at 8:40 pm | 3 comments | 2082 Views
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Palo Alto: Pastis owner to open second French restaurant
By Elena Kadvany | 3 comments | 1,886 views

Marriage Interview 9: Make a Date to Have Sex Once or Twice a Week and . . .
By Chandrama Anderson | 19 comments | 1,364 views

The Four E's--Pope Francis and the Middle Class
By Steve Levy | 4 comments | 1,226 views

My College Mindset is Intrinsically Motivated
By John Raftrey and Lori McCormick | 5 comments | 1,194 views

The Remedy to Inadequate Citizen Input? More of the same
By Douglas Moran | 3 comments | 470 views