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PALO ALTO ISSUES

Election count not final but outcome remains firm

About 14,100 out of 36,100 of Palo Alto's eligible voters, or 39 percent, took part in the election, according to figures...

Original post made on Nov. 7, 2009
Last comment by danny the homeless guy, on Nov 7, 2009 at 5:09 pm | 3 comments | 1572 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

Palo Alto library construction 'right on schedule'

The ongoing construction at Palo Alto's Mitchell Park and Downtown libraries is going according to plan, Interim Library...

Original post made on Apr. 8, 2011
Last comment by Resident, on Apr 8, 2011 at 10:43 pm | 2 comments | 1572 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

Parking woes don't stop History Museum

The planned Palo Alto History Museum received its go-ahead from the Palo Alto Planning and Transportation Commission Wednesday...

Original post made on Jun. 9, 2011
Last comment by Leland J. Francois, on Jun 11, 2011 at 3:46 pm | 6 comments | 1572 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

Weekly launches community membership campaign

The Palo Alto Weekly has launched a campaign to secure a healthy future by asking readers to begin paying for a portion of...

Original post made on Jun. 23, 2011
Last comment by anciana, on Jun 24, 2011 at 3:51 pm | 6 comments | 1572 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

Palo Alto to seek 'lighter' changes to massage law

Palo Alto is backing away from a controversial proposal to require massage establishments to keep records of all their customers...

Original post made on Apr. 12, 2012
Last comment by Happy Hooker, on Apr 14, 2012 at 8:11 am | 6 comments | 1572 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Capitol Steps Concert Benefits Gunn Robotics

The Capitol Steps, America's award-winning musical political satirists, return to the Bay Area for two performances, Sunday,...

Original post made by Jamie Jarvis on Oct. 5, 2010
There are no comments yet. 1572 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Party bus driver arrested after fatal collision

The driver of a party bus that crashed into a tree on Aug. 11 has been arrested after a passenger died during the incident,...

Original post made on Aug. 14, 2013
Last comment by DUI watcher, on Aug 14, 2013 at 12:38 pm | 1 comment | 1572 Views

SPORTS

the Chronicle says Stanford has terrible football fans

Despite having great teams in the last couple of years, Stanford has the second worst attendance in the Pac-10. Cal averages...

Original post made by real Stanford fan on Dec. 12, 2010
Last comment by Palo Parent, on Dec 13, 2010 at 1:29 pm | 3 comments | 1572 Views

SPORTS

Paly girls' volleyball is national team of year

Dave Winn probably thought the accolades that resulted from his Palo Alto girls' volleyball team winning the CIF Division...

Original post made on May. 19, 2011
Last comment by Paly Mom, on May 19, 2011 at 7:02 pm | 2 comments | 1572 Views

SPORTS

Palo Alto sweeps swim titles in De Anza Division finals

==I SHP sweeps titles; M-A boys win PAL crown== Given a 54-point lead after the diving finals earlier in the week, the...

Original post made on May. 6, 2012
Last comment by Crescent Park Dad, on May 9, 2012 at 12:37 pm | 3 comments | 1572 Views

AROUND TOWN

Editorial: Bike-sharing plan readied

A transportation grant designed to provide 100 bikes for Palo Alto-bound Caltrain commuters unfortunately got tangled in...

Original post made on Aug. 10, 2012
Last comment by Cedric de La Beaujardiere, on Aug 13, 2012 at 10:53 pm | 10 comments | 1572 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

Guest Opinion: PRO: Retain the 50-foot height limit to protect residents

Palo Alto is a built-out city — it is increasingly difficult and expensive to expand public facilities such as schools...

Original post made on Nov. 17, 2012
Last comment by Fred Balin, on Nov 23, 2012 at 10:22 pm | 7 comments | 1571 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

Eco-friendly furnishings

Most have heard of the 100-mile Thanksgiving, shopping at a farmers market or other "buy local" trends. Read the full...

Original post made on Jan. 16, 2013
Last comment by kind of boring, on Jan 16, 2013 at 2:01 pm | 3 comments | 1571 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

Still upset about bag ban

Phase II comes into effect on July 1 and I am still upset about this. This ban is not right and the charge for paper is not...

Original post made by Resident on Jun. 18, 2013
Last comment by Not an issue, on Jun 19, 2013 at 5:02 pm | 13 comments | 1571 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Paly 2011 Lacrosse Player Dies of Meningitis

ST. LOUIS—A college student in St. Louis has died after contracting bacterial meningitis. Washington University undergraduate...

Original post made by Saddened on May. 10, 2012
Last comment by Sharon, on May 10, 2012 at 6:55 pm | 2 comments | 1571 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

When do our kids get their psat scores?

Kids in other parts of the country have already received theirs. Apparently it is up to the school to distribute them. ...

Original post made by mommy on Dec. 10, 2012
Last comment by Mom, on Dec 11, 2012 at 6:52 pm | 3 comments | 1571 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Traffic Signal Light Down at Churchill and ECR

On my way to work this morning there was a traffic signal light blocking lane three and the turn lane from Churchill onto...

Original post made by McGrude on Dec. 9, 2009
Last comment by Bill, on Dec 9, 2009 at 10:26 am | 1 comment | 1571 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Three-car crash reported on Oregon and Bayshore

There has been a report of a three-car crash on Oregon Expressway and West Bayshore Road this afternoon. The initial report...

Original post made by Tyler Hanley on Oct. 20, 2010
There are no comments yet. 1571 Views

ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

El Camino car crash causes traffic back-up

A two-car collision at the intersection of El Camino Real and Churchill Avenue today at 11:27 a.m. in Palo Alto has caused...

Original post made on Jan. 3, 2011
Last comment by Crescent Park Dad, on Jan 4, 2011 at 11:18 am | 13 comments | 1571 Views

ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

Man, 23, killed in East Palo Alto shooting

Reports of gunfire led police to an East Palo Alto man who was shot and killed Monday night, police said. Read the full...

Original post made on Jul. 19, 2011
Last comment by Hmmm, on Jul 20, 2011 at 1:17 pm | 13 comments | 1571 Views
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