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PALO ALTO ISSUES

Buena Vista Appraiser to Council: No Trailer Values Change

Beccaria & Weber, the appraisers of the Buena Vista mobile home park, wrote to the Palo Alto City Council that no adjustment...

Original post made by Joe on May. 11, 2015
Last comment by Joe, on May 13, 2015 at 6:52 am | 26 comments | 843 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

Penalized for saving water

I received notice from city of Palo Alto utilities. Water rates going up. Why? Due to the drought , water usage has dropped...

Original post made by Joe on Jun. 30, 2015
Last comment by Salty, on Jun 30, 2015 at 11:56 pm | 5 comments | 217 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

Buena Vista Residents Sue City Over Park Closure

Buena Vista residents filed suit on Monday against the City of Palo Alto in Santa Clara Superior Court. The residents want...

Original post made by Joe on Aug. 26, 2015
Last comment by Winter, on Aug 26, 2015 at 10:16 pm | 10 comments | 299 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Why is foreign language in the PAUSD taught at such a frenetic pace?

I am fluent in 3 languages. When I was in school here in the Bay Area, I took 6 years of French and learned the language...

Original post made by Joe on Sep. 10, 2013
Last comment by Joe, on Sep 12, 2013 at 11:47 pm | 26 comments | 2877 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Two alarm fire at Dittmer's and Masa's Sushi today

The SJ Mercury has a short article about the fire at Dittmer's today: http://www.mercurynews.com/ci_17177258?IADID=Search-www.mercurynews.com-www.mercurynews.com...

Original post made by Joe on Jan. 23, 2011
Last comment by Yum, on Jan 24, 2011 at 11:01 am | 1 comment | 1472 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Saturday's 2 alarm fire on Madeline Court

Any news about the two alarm fire on Madeline Court at Curtner Avenue in south Palo Alto early Saturday morning? Heard that...

Original post made by Joe on Apr. 17, 2011
There are no comments yet. 1484 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Another plane crash at the Palo Alto Airport

Another plane crashed Thursday night at the Palo Alto Airport. Of the three aboard the Cessna 172, one was taken to the hospital...

Original post made by Joe on Jun. 23, 2011
There are no comments yet. 1323 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Small plane makes an emergency landing on I-280

A small plane ran into trouble Sunday night and made an emergency landing on I-280 near Woodside. Here's a link to the CHP...

Original post made by Joe on Jul. 3, 2011
There are no comments yet. 1311 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Helicopter crashes in baylands

PAPD and PAFD are on scene of a helicopter crash in the Palo Alto baylands just north of the MSC and west of the landfill....

Original post made by Joe on Mar. 15, 2012
Last comment by Tyler Hanley, on Mar 15, 2012 at 6:11 pm | 3 comments | 1709 Views

SPORTS

Palo Alto High Football Preview

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Original post made by Joe on Sep. 5, 2007
Last comment by Mike, on Sep 6, 2007 at 7:13 pm | 1 comment | 3763 Views

ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

Hillary Clinton; fibber in chief

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Original post made by joe on Mar. 28, 2008
Last comment by perspective, on Mar 30, 2008 at 7:09 am | 4 comments | 2583 Views

ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

Global warming may 'stop', scientists predict

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Original post made by joe on May. 1, 2008
Last comment by R Wray, on May 10, 2008 at 5:56 pm | 9 comments | 2430 Views

ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

You hippy-crites! When it comes to saving the planet do celebrities practise what they preach?

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Original post made by joe on May. 6, 2008
Last comment by Global warming is a scam, on May 7, 2008 at 7:42 pm | 3 comments | 2421 Views

AROUND TOWN

Gas station

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Original post made by Joe on Jul. 6, 2006
Last comment by Girish Joshi, on Jul 7, 2006 at 7:26 am | 1 comment | 4871 Views

AROUND TOWN

Grocery prices

I am curious about grocery price comparisons. How do Piazza, Safeway, TraderJoes & MollieStones compare? Are Piazza prices...

Original post made by Joe on Jun. 30, 2009
Last comment by Rez, on Jul 2, 2009 at 10:13 pm | 33 comments | 4562 Views

AROUND TOWN

Does Palo Alto need three post-offices?

Further to this story about the US Postal service deficit http://www.nytimes.com/2010/03/10/opinion/10wed1.html Does...

Original post made by Joe on Mar. 17, 2010
Last comment by Fredia, on Mar 20, 2010 at 7:08 pm | 24 comments | 2601 Views

AROUND TOWN

Concrete Islands on Arastradero

One of our Barron Park neighbors posted this today on our mailing list. I thought others might be interested in what's happening...

Original post made by Joe on Feb. 9, 2011
Last comment by Palo Parent, on Feb 10, 2011 at 10:22 am | 3 comments | 1268 Views

AROUND TOWN

Free Presidential Autograph Exhibition

From Noon until 4 pm on Sunday and Monday February 17 & 18 in All Saints' Parish Hall at Hamilton & Waverley, I will exhibit...

Original post made by Joe Baldwin on Feb. 7, 2013
There are no comments yet. 1100 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

Proposed New Monthly Charge For Water Meters

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Original post made by Joe Baldwin.. on May. 10, 2007
Last comment by dry, on May 13, 2007 at 6:33 pm | 16 comments | 4289 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

please think before you vote

up on the ballot is yet another PA schools parcel tax I ask you not to vote blindly for "such great schools" but to question: *...

Original post made by Joe BP on Feb. 4, 2015
Last comment by SpEd family, on Mar 2, 2015 at 11:55 am | 9 comments | 604 Views
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