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AROUND TOWN

Wanted: Disaster First Responders

Original post made by Paul on Feb. 21, 2009
Last comment by fireman, on Feb 21, 2009 at 5:18 pm | 1 comment | 2197 Views

AROUND TOWN

Palo Alto offers holiday-lights trade

Palo Alto utilities customers can trade in their old holiday lights for a free string of new, energy-efficient LED bulbs....

Original post made on Dec. 30, 2009
Last comment by cieboy, on Jan 3, 2010 at 10:51 pm | 5 comments | 2197 Views

AROUND TOWN

Water board may scrap redistricting plan

After a flurry of opposition and a threatened lawsuit from the City of Gilroy, the Santa Clara Valley Water District agreed...

Original post made on May. 12, 2010
Last comment by waterboard?, on May 12, 2010 at 12:55 pm | 1 comment | 2197 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

Why Alma Street is always 1/2 closed for construction

I drive to Alma Street many times a day, since I live on Kellogg Avenue, and very close to Alma. I drive 2 kids to Hoover...

Original post made by Alma Elementary school parent driver on Mar. 13, 2010
Last comment by palo alto parent, on Feb 14, 2012 at 3:03 am | 10 comments | 2196 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

Some musings on the state domestic economy

I am not a professional economist, but I do watch events and trends. I see that public worker unions, which have a monopoly...

Original post made by Gary on Nov. 4, 2010
Last comment by Gary, on Nov 16, 2010 at 2:02 pm | 24 comments | 2196 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Computer with patient info stolen from Stanford

A computer containing some medical and personal information for approximately 2,500 patients was stolen from a Stanford faculty...

Original post made on Aug. 3, 2012
Last comment by Not Surprised, on Aug 8, 2012 at 2:12 pm | 9 comments | 2196 Views

SPORTS

M-A girls defend PAL regular-season polo title

It was Senior Day for the Menlo-Atherton girls' water polo team on Monday. That in itself was plenty of motivation to win....

Original post made on Oct. 27, 2009
Last comment by parent, on Oct 28, 2009 at 5:21 am | 2 comments | 2196 Views

SPORTS

Former Stanford teammates help FC Gold Pride post 1-0 win

Former Stanford teammates Kelley O'Hara and Ali Riley combined to give FC Gold Pride a 1-0 victory over the Boston Breakers...

Original post made on Jun. 22, 2010
Last comment by Pride Fan, on Jun 22, 2010 at 3:21 pm | 1 comment | 2196 Views

ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

Womens right to choose

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Original post made by Joyce on Sep. 17, 2008
Last comment by toadstool, on Sep 17, 2008 at 11:59 pm | 16 comments | 2196 Views

ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

Bill Clinton gets why Sarah Palin is "hot"

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Original post made by Gary on Sep. 23, 2008
Last comment by Left of Boom, on Sep 23, 2008 at 12:35 pm | 3 comments | 2196 Views

ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

Facebook files for $5 billion IPO

Facebook Inc. of Menlo Park filed for an initial public offering of $5 billion Wednesday, according to the SEC. Read the...

Original post made on Feb. 1, 2012
Last comment by susie, on Feb 2, 2012 at 4:58 pm | 21 comments | 2196 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

Palo Alto teens express desires at forum

Teen bands in Lytton Plaza? A 24-hour pearl milk tea shop where teens could congregate? Taco trucks and restaurant "food...

Original post made on Mar. 1, 2010
Last comment by Maureen, on May 4, 2010 at 4:13 pm | 11 comments | 2195 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

'Bookless' textbook study launched at Foothill

A group of educators will meet at Foothill College this week to begin studying how to encourage widespread adoption of free...

Original post made on Jul. 20, 2010
Last comment by dianefigo, on Feb 25, 2011 at 5:02 am | 2 comments | 2195 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

'There was fire everywhere,' crash witness reports

"There was fire everywhere," an eyewitness to this morning's plane crash in East Palo Alto recalled. The witness, Betina...

Original post made on Feb. 18, 2010
Last comment by Ron, on Feb 18, 2010 at 11:38 am | 3 comments | 2195 Views

SPORTS

Top seeds advance into the quarterfinals of the Bank of the West Classic at Stanford

In one day, women's tennis fans can watch four players who have been ranked first in the world at some point in their careers...

Original post made on Jul. 31, 2009
Last comment by Kenny, on Jul 31, 2009 at 10:36 am | 1 comment | 2195 Views

ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

McCain plumetting in polls, pulls out of debates

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Original post made by Greg K on Sep. 24, 2008
Last comment by November 5, 2008, on Sep 24, 2008 at 1:24 pm | 8 comments | 2195 Views

ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

Why not death panels?

Sarah Palin is a small town rural hick, but she has stumbled onto a good idea, even though she opposes it. We need to cut...

Original post made by James on Aug. 15, 2009
Last comment by Perspective, on Aug 20, 2009 at 9:09 am | 47 comments | 2195 Views

AROUND TOWN

Fight at Opportunity Center lands one man in jail

An argument in the day room of Palo Alto's Opportunity Center Saturday night erupted into a physical attack involving a frying...

Original post made on Mar. 23, 2010
Last comment by david SHIPPEN, on Mar 27, 2010 at 11:50 am | 19 comments | 2195 Views

AROUND TOWN

Tap water may turn milky on the Peninsula

If Palo Alto residents notice their tap water turning white or milky in the coming month, it's not just their imagination...

Original post made on Dec. 2, 2011
Last comment by william, on Dec 26, 2011 at 2:40 pm | 10 comments | 2195 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

Where is Mike from College Terrace?

One of the long time, very active posters on Town Square was "Mike from College Terrace". I haven't seen a post from him...

Original post made by Outside Observer on Dec. 25, 2008
Last comment by Resident, on Dec 27, 2008 at 11:48 pm | 8 comments | 2194 Views
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