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Best Place to See Fireworks on the 4th?


Original post made by PA Mom on Jul. 3, 2007
Last comment by Norm, on Jul 3, 2007 at 5:30 pm | 1 comment | 3664 Views


Where did all these large black crows come from?

Has anyone else noticed the large amount of black crows in the Mid-Town / El Carmelo area? Some of these birds are enormous!...

Original post made by PA Mom on Dec. 22, 2010
Last comment by Long Time Resident, on Feb 10, 2014 at 5:02 pm | 14 comments | 3340 Views


Don't understand why Seale Park Restrooms were locked on Memorial Day

Looking forward to spending a nice Memorial Day afternoon at Seale Park, a group of friends and I met there at 4p. We planned...

Original post made by PA Mom on May. 29, 2012
Last comment by David, on May 30, 2012 at 8:16 am | 1 comment | 1004 Views


Steve Young's birthday at Stanford Shopping Center

If you are a intellectual snob who enjoys complaining, ignore this posting. ...

Original post made by PA Native on Oct. 11, 2011
Last comment by george, on Oct 12, 2011 at 10:26 pm | 2 comments | 1003 Views


PACT's Cinderella is fantastic!

Really everyone should go see this Rodgers and Hammerstein version of Cinderella. Both the singing and acting are fantastic,...

Original post made by PA oldtimer on Nov. 7, 2010
There are no comments yet. 1684 Views


Gunn plan for 2300 students

Every parent I tell this to seems shocked, so here's the way things stand: Right now, there are no plans to reopen Cubberly....

Original post made by PA Parent on Feb. 5, 2009
Last comment by A Parent, on Feb 21, 2009 at 12:37 am | 90 comments | 3673 Views


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 | 3232 Views


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 | 1919 Views


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 | 1573 Views


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 | 1840 Views


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. 842 Views


Utility department survey?


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 | 3255 Views


Label Genetically Modified Foods made it to Nov Ballot

Many don’t 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 | 1943 Views


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. 685 Views


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


Original post made by PA resident on Jan. 16, 2007
Last comment by jesus, on Apr 18, 2007 at 6:31 am | 67 comments | 5817 Views


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


Original post made by PA Resident on Aug. 21, 2007
Last comment by Matt, on Aug 22, 2007 at 1:07 pm | 10 comments | 3428 Views


Yes, Palo Altans are different.


Original post made by PA Resident on Sep. 25, 2007
Last comment by Mike, on Jan 12, 2008 at 8:24 pm | 14 comments | 3292 Views


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 | 1573 Views


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 | 1320 Views


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 | 2959 Views
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Early Decision Blues
By John Raftrey and Lori McCormick | 0 comments | 2,245 views

One night only: ‘Occupy the Farm’ screening in Palo Alto
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First Interview
By Sally Torbey | 10 comments | 1,386 views

Death with Dignity
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Guest Post #2 from HSSV: Labradoodle Back on His Feet
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