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PALO ALTO ISSUES

Plan to hike fees for developers raises concerns

A proposal in Palo Alto to sharply spike the fees that developers would have to pay to support affordable housing faced significant...

Original post made on Jul. 28, 2016
Last comment by Curmudgeon, 11 hours ago | 20 comments | 2140 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Castilleja School to drop science APs

In what is described as a bid to deepen student learning, Castilleja School will replace its Advanced Placement science classes...

Original post made on Jun. 3, 2011
Last comment by Paly Parent, on Jun 3, 2011 at 4:54 pm | 1 comment | 2140 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Middle School Trips to DC

We have just received a letter from the principal explaining that there will no longer be any middle school sponsored trips...

Original post made by JLS Parent on Nov. 15, 2011
Last comment by Walter_E_Wallis, on Nov 21, 2011 at 10:43 am | 9 comments | 2140 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Phyllis Seidman's family files claim against Palo Alto after SUV kills her on on Cowper Ave.

Phyllis Seidman was using her wheelchair in a crosswalk on Cowper Ave. (near Embarcadero Rd.) when an unidentified SUV driver...

Original post made by John on May. 15, 2009
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CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Flurry of shots leaves man with multiple wounds

A man was shot multiple times late Friday night in East Palo Alto in a flurry of 17 gunshots, police said. Read the full...

Original post made on Jun. 12, 2010
Last comment by Amazed, on Jun 14, 2010 at 1:08 pm | 5 comments | 2140 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Firefighters rescue woman from creek

Firefighters from Palo Alto and Menlo Park worked together Wednesday evening to rescue a 56-year-old woman who had fallen...

Original post made on Oct. 4, 2012
Last comment by Sharon, on Oct 4, 2012 at 7:20 pm | 9 comments | 2140 Views

SPORTS

Another top finish for Stanford women runner at NCAA meet

Stanford junior Aisling Cuffe took the kick out of seven-time NCAA champion Abbey D'Agostino and beat the Dartmouth runner...

Original post made on Jun. 16, 2014
Last comment by Dennis, on Jun 16, 2014 at 3:47 pm | 1 comment | 2140 Views

ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

Two-alarm fire damages Mountain View home

Investigators are trying to determine what started a two-alarm fire at a home in Mountain View on Thursday night, according...

Original post made on Mar. 21, 2009
Last comment by Courtney Walters, on Mar 26, 2009 at 12:17 pm | 2 comments | 2140 Views

ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

Are Certain Topics (ex: Sarah Palin) No Longer Allowed?

Given that my post earlier today citing the Yahoo news story on Sarah Palin ("Sarah Palin resigned to cash in on fame") was...

Original post made by Inquiring Minds Want To Know! on Jul. 10, 2009
Last comment by Anna, on Jul 15, 2009 at 1:39 pm | 34 comments | 2140 Views

ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

Tea, anyone?

To Tim Pham, the difference in quality between tea steeped from a paper bag and tea carefully brewed from loose leaf is broad...

Original post made on Jan. 27, 2012
Last comment by Tea Drinker, on Jan 27, 2012 at 5:59 pm | 1 comment | 2140 Views

AROUND TOWN

2010: A year of crises, cutbacks, crime and caring

To capture the tenor of 2010, the Palo Alto Weekly has selected a range of top news events of the year. Though 2010 had many...

Original post made on Dec. 25, 2010
Last comment by Optimist, on Dec 27, 2010 at 11:39 am | 5 comments | 2140 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

Pass The Renewable Energy and Job Creation Act of 2008

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Original post made by Not in my backyard on Jun. 23, 2008
Last comment by keep your fingers out of my pocket, please, on Jun 24, 2008 at 6:59 am | 3 comments | 2139 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

New utility bill insert on Measure A

The Palo Alto utility bill which arrived today has a thinly veiled "Pro-Measure A" insert which, as I interpreted it, is...

Original post made by Mary Carlstead on Oct. 30, 2009
Last comment by Walter_E_Wallis, on Nov 1, 2009 at 3:43 am | 2 comments | 2139 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Palo Verde Elementary principal to retire

Lupe Garcia, the principal at Palo Verde Elementary School in Palo Alto, will retire at the end of the school year, Superintendent...

Original post made on Jan. 27, 2010
Last comment by Dipti Joshi, on Jan 27, 2010 at 1:29 pm | 7 comments | 2139 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Dramatic final arguments in Alvarez trial

The death of East Palo Alto Police Officer Richard May comes down to bad choices made by both the officer and defendant Alberto...

Original post made on Nov. 24, 2009
Last comment by Cynthia, on Nov 30, 2009 at 10:34 pm | 24 comments | 2139 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Woman allegedly sets fire to home after argument

A woman who was arguing with a man in a Palo Alto home on Wednesday allegedly set a fire in the house in an attempt to burn...

Original post made on Jul. 11, 2013
Last comment by Paul Miller, on Jul 14, 2013 at 9:08 pm | 4 comments | 2139 Views

SPORTS

Another setback for Stanford's Andy Brown

Senior forward Andy Brown will miss yet another basketball season due to an ACL tear; this time in his right knee. Stanford...

Original post made on Jul. 25, 2013
Last comment by Gary Ruppel, on Jul 25, 2013 at 8:34 pm | 1 comment | 2139 Views

ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

CNN: Obama's approval rating higher than past presidents after first 50 days

WASHINGTON (CNN) -- President Obama is halfway through his first 100 days in office and he's still enjoying a honeymoon with...

Original post made by Bernie on Mar. 13, 2009
Last comment by Bernie, on Mar 13, 2009 at 9:54 am | 2 comments | 2139 Views

ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

Your request is being processed... Stadiums, Hotels Warned To Watch For Terrorists

It looks like the arrests in NY have revealed a larger terrorist plot. Najibullah Zazi, the Afghan immigrant at the...

Original post made by Sharon on Sep. 22, 2009
Last comment by Paul, on Sep 22, 2009 at 1:31 pm | 2 comments | 2139 Views

ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

Scott Walker is the next Reagan

Walker is the most potent politician of our times. He didn't flinch, and he believes in his own message, and is comfortable...

Original post made by Gary on Jun. 6, 2012
Last comment by svatoid, on Jun 12, 2012 at 5:51 am | 86 comments | 2139 Views
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