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AROUND TOWN

Supercuts/Gap site now bilingual/montessori preschool

For many, many years, our family used the Supercuts on El Camino for family priced haircuts and in the past shopped at the...

Original post made by Resident on Mar. 24, 2011
Last comment by Charlie, on Mar 29, 2011 at 8:46 pm | 8 comments | 2811 Views

AROUND TOWN

Is your family prepared to be without government services for 1 week?

"It's better to be prepared months too early, than just one minute too late!" Visit the free Safety Faire Sunday,...

Original post made by Resident on Apr. 30, 2011
Last comment by Annette, on May 3, 2011 at 6:47 pm | 1 comment | 1105 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

Crazy demand for rentals in Palo Alto

What is going on with the rental market in Palo Alto? I have friends trying to rent a house in Palo Alto, they have been...

Original post made by Resident on May. 18, 2011
Last comment by Resident, on May 20, 2011 at 10:08 pm | 13 comments | 2943 Views

AROUND TOWN

CANS Alert - Hundreds of Bikes on our roads tonight (Fri)

We have been alerted by phone and by email that possibly 1,000 bikes will be on our roads tonight and motorists should stay...

Original post made by Resident on May. 20, 2011
Last comment by Resident, on May 20, 2011 at 12:38 pm | 5 comments | 1234 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Next School Board Election

In the light of the fact that we have had some very diversive decisions made by our current PAUSD BoE, we must look at...

Original post made by Resident on Jun. 1, 2011
Last comment by Resident, on Jun 6, 2011 at 7:00 pm | 6 comments | 1190 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

More Utility Rate Hikes - 17% + 13%

You should have received a notice in your utility bill in late April or early May notifying you of a planned water rate increase...

Original post made by resident on Jun. 1, 2011
Last comment by Anna, on Jun 2, 2011 at 2:36 pm | 3 comments | 958 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

The reason we have Town Square.

I respect the authority of the Weekly editors to moderate and remove disrespectful comments, particularly those of threatening,...

Original post made by Resident on Jun. 6, 2011
Last comment by Norm, on Jun 14, 2011 at 10:47 am | 24 comments | 1113 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Zumot case on Dateline NBC

Anyone see the Dateline NBC show about the Jennifer Schipsi murder on Friday? I did not follow the trial when it happened,...

Original post made by resident on Jul. 24, 2011
Last comment by anonymous, on Jul 25, 2011 at 1:49 pm | 3 comments | 1371 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

Palo Alto Wiki - Does anyone use it?

Just noticed a link today to Palo Alto Wiki on the Palo Alto Online Home Page. http://www.paloaltowiki.org/index.php/Main_Page...

Original post made by Resident on Jul. 28, 2011
There are no comments yet. 941 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

Biking is not the only answer to traffic calming, how about public transit improvements?

Any time the subject of traffic comes up it is always assumed that using a bike is the only alternative to driving. We should...

Original post made by Resident on Aug. 10, 2011
Last comment by rider, on Aug 18, 2011 at 3:53 pm | 8 comments | 954 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Schools could vaccinate Children under 12 without Parental Informed Consent

The state of California has just passed bill AB499, which will permit minor children as young as 12 years old to be vaccinated...

Original post made by resident on Sep. 16, 2011
Last comment by Mom, on Sep 25, 2011 at 8:45 pm | 9 comments | 1583 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

PA Libraries now download books to Kindles, why do we need 5 libraries?

It is official. http://www.cityofpaloalto.org/depts/lib/news/details.asp?NewsID=1267&TargetID=140 This is now! We have...

Original post made by Resident on Sep. 28, 2011
Last comment by Resident, on Oct 5, 2011 at 9:44 am | 36 comments | 2095 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

Palo Alto is fast becoming a dormitory town.

We have lost the bowling alley. There is disrespect for those who would have liked to preserve it. Borders is now closed...

Original post made by Resident on Oct. 5, 2011
Last comment by Resident, on Oct 14, 2011 at 6:05 pm | 4 comments | 943 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

renting out sheds in the backyard

We have a neighbor who recently put in sheds in his backyard and is renting them out. The owner seems to think this is OK...

Original post made by resident on Oct. 14, 2011
Last comment by Resident, on Oct 16, 2011 at 8:17 am | 5 comments | 1251 Views

AROUND TOWN

Swam of flying termites

I saw a large swarm of flying termites in my backyard today. After flying in the air for a few minutes they dropped their...

Original post made by Resident on Oct. 20, 2011
Last comment by Toby, on Oct 22, 2011 at 10:25 pm | 2 comments | 1178 Views

AROUND TOWN

Sewage backup again?

Anyone in Midtown experience a sewage backup (sewage pumped back up household drains) between 5:00pm and 6:00pm today (Monday)? ...

Original post made by Resident on Nov. 7, 2011
There are no comments yet. 826 Views

AROUND TOWN

Christmas displays, yes I mean Christmas.

All over town, displays are being set up to celebrate the Christmas season. Many are showing the traditional Santa, Snowman,...

Original post made by Resident on Dec. 4, 2011
Last comment by greatshow, on Dec 4, 2011 at 3:33 pm | 1 comment | 1027 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

One solution to Palo Alto's budget problems.

What really, really, really bugs me is that Palo Alto residents spend so much money outside Palo Alto and that sales tax...

Original post made by Resident on Dec. 30, 2011
Last comment by svatoid, on Jan 6, 2012 at 12:34 pm | 20 comments | 2060 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Is anyone at PAUSD watching Apple say goodbye to text books!

We have been talking about it for some time, but has anyone at Churchill been paying attention? http://mindshift.kqed.org/2012/01/did-apple-just-reinvent-the-textbook/ We...

Original post made by Resident on Jan. 19, 2012
Last comment by VoxPop, on Jan 20, 2012 at 12:37 pm | 3 comments | 914 Views

AROUND TOWN

Palo Alto resident to sit with Mrs. Obama during tonight's State of the Union Address

From the Wall Street Journal: http://blogs.marketwatch.com/election/2012/01/24/steve-jobs-widow-to-attend-state-of-union-speech/...

Original post made by resident on Jan. 24, 2012
There are no comments yet. 857 Views
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