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ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

Facebook fires yoga teacher for look given to student using a cell phone

Facebook appears to think that the almighty cell phone is more important than paying attention in class. http://www.ktvu.com/news/news/local/facebook-yoga-instructor-fired-over-stin...

Original post made by Resident on Jul. 11, 2012
Last comment by Hmmm, on Jul 13, 2012 at 2:20 pm | 11 comments | 1105 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

As Others See Us: An author on Why She Loves Librarians

http://www.earlyword.com/as-others-see-us/ A very nice addition to the literature re: librarians, and public libraries....

Original post made by Library Commissioner on Nov. 24, 2010
Last comment by Me Too, on Nov 26, 2010 at 8:26 pm | 4 comments | 1104 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

Palo Alto senior-housing complex eyes expansion

Palo Alto Commons, a housing complex for senior citizens on El Camino Way, would get 44 new housing units as well as a new...

Original post made on Mar. 7, 2011
Last comment by Resident, on Mar 7, 2011 at 3:27 pm | 8 comments | 1104 Views

AROUND TOWN

Bill Barranco: Whose News?

I was attending the press conference at the Frankfurt Auto Show in Germany. Suddenly the large projector screens at all the...

Original post made on Sep. 8, 2011
There are no comments yet. 1104 Views

ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

Extending the legacy of Steve Jobs

Although Steve Jobs left an amazing legacy in the tech world, he (via his estate) could leave an even greater mark on the...

Original post made by Jeffrey Smith on Oct. 15, 2011
Last comment by lmr3, on Oct 15, 2011 at 9:01 pm | 4 comments | 1104 Views

SPORTS

More preseason honors for Stanford baseball program

==B Stanford roundup == Stanford right-hander Mark Appel was named to Collegiate Baseball's preseason All-American first...

Original post made on Dec. 20, 2011
Last comment by John, on Dec 21, 2011 at 11:29 am | 2 comments | 1104 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

Palo Alto shifts focus to infrastructure

Palo Alto's quest to repair its aged infrastructure and possibly seek a bond to pay for some of these repairs will kick off...

Original post made on Jan. 17, 2012
Last comment by JT, on Jan 18, 2012 at 3:47 am | 16 comments | 1104 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

Stanford Hospital launches program honoring veterans

Hospital patients are used to wearing identifying wristbands, but starting Memorial Day, Stanford Hospital & Clinics patients...

Original post made on May. 27, 2012
Last comment by Peter Carpenter, on Jun 5, 2012 at 5:11 pm | 10 comments | 1104 Views

SPORTS

Stanford's Burdette advances in the U.S. Open

==I Stanford grad Klahn wins his opener== Stanford senior Mallory Burdette continues to steal the spotlight at the 2012...

Original post made on Aug. 29, 2012
Last comment by randy albin, on Aug 29, 2012 at 1:49 pm | 1 comment | 1104 Views

AROUND TOWN

Stanford Ave will be one lane through Thursday

Stanford Avenue in Palo Alto will be reduced to one lane today (Feb. 7) through Thursday (Feb. 10) due to sidewalk repairs....

Original post made on Feb. 7, 2011
Last comment by w.o. earth, on Feb 7, 2011 at 1:45 pm | 1 comment | 1103 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 | 1103 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

DUI arrests up over Independence Day weekend

Drunken driving arrests were up in the Bay Area over the Fourth of July holiday weekend, with one fatality, California Highway...

Original post made on Jul. 7, 2011
Last comment by MADD, on Jul 7, 2011 at 10:24 pm | 3 comments | 1103 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

Fire union funds pour into 'No on D' race

More than $70,000 in contributions from public safety unions have poured into the "No on Measure D" campaign in the past...

Original post made on Oct. 27, 2011
Last comment by Lupe, on Oct 31, 2011 at 12:52 pm | 18 comments | 1103 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

Part of PG&E gas main in Palo Alto is salvaged pipe

A gas-transmission line that runs through Palo Alto and Stanford University contains reused, salvaged pipe dating to 1947,...

Original post made on Nov. 5, 2011
Last comment by not a PeeGeenE fan, on Nov 11, 2011 at 1:52 pm | 5 comments | 1103 Views

SPORTS

SPORTS: Jim Harbaugh named NFL Coach of the Year

Palo Alto High School grad and former Stanford coach Jim Harbaugh of the San Francisco 49ers was named the 2011 Associated...

Original post made on Feb. 6, 2012
Last comment by Hmmm, on Feb 8, 2012 at 10:51 am | 3 comments | 1103 Views

AROUND TOWN

The Greenmeadow Way

The Greenmeadow Way ------------------- Greenmeadow Employees: expendable Greenmeadow Tenants : expendable Greenmeadow...

Original post made by only a couple on Mar. 6, 2012
Last comment by more than a couple, on Mar 23, 2012 at 1:58 pm | 5 comments | 1103 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Writing tutor recommendation?

I have a child that's going to 6th grade this fall, and I'd like to get him a tutor on writing. Appreciate any recommendations....

Original post made by zs on Jun. 13, 2012
Last comment by Resident, on Jun 18, 2012 at 3:40 pm | 11 comments | 1103 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Woman found drowned in Menlo Park hotel whirlpool spa

The San Mateo County Coroner's Office has identified the woman who apparently drowned in a whirlpool spa at a Menlo Park...

Original post made on Jul. 30, 2012
Last comment by bru, on Aug 1, 2012 at 9:25 pm | 5 comments | 1103 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

Bringing a new culture to hospital care

Kate Meyer wasn't given much time when her 13-year-old son, Clayton Hagy, was diagnosed in 2008 with biophenotypic leukemia....

Original post made on May. 30, 2011
Last comment by catkady12, on May 30, 2011 at 7:55 pm | 1 comment | 1102 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Motorist crashes into Palo Alto water truck

A woman smashed into the back of a City of Palo Alto landscape-watering truck early Monday morning and had to be extricated...

Original post made on Aug. 9, 2011
Last comment by didn't see it?, on Aug 9, 2011 at 12:55 pm | 5 comments | 1102 Views
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