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AROUND TOWN

Crow cacaphony

Are you the someone disbursing food in piles on Kipling Street so your friends, the crows, can swarm-- cawing, crying,...

Original post made by Midtown Man on Jul. 16, 2011
Last comment by report, on Jul 20, 2011 at 5:47 pm | 24 comments | 2227 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

An idea for all of us

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Original post made by midtown mom on Jul. 16, 2008
Last comment by barb, on Jul 18, 2008 at 4:14 pm | 18 comments | 2409 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

New Policy for Playing Fields?

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Original post made by Midtown Mom on Aug. 29, 2008
Last comment by Neighbor, on Aug 30, 2008 at 3:53 pm | 7 comments | 2444 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Middle School Dance Canceled?

Why would Mitchell Park cancel the dance that was scheduled for Friday at the drop? I know lots of kids that were planning...

Original post made by Midtown Mom on Oct. 26, 2009
Last comment by Mom, on Oct 27, 2009 at 11:17 am | 16 comments | 1945 Views

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 | 5035 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. 1051 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. 1161 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 | 1680 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 | 1927 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 | 2727 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 | 22449 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 | 8174 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 | 1357 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 | 8965 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 | 4744 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 | 5030 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 | 1153 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. 1772 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 | 987 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 | 3503 Views
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