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SCHOOLS & KIDS

Stanford breaks national fundraising record

Stanford University last year became the nation's first university to raise more than $1 billion in a single year, according...

Original post made on Feb. 20, 2013
Last comment by Stanford Applicant, on Feb 21, 2013 at 4:48 am | 5 comments | 1067 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Back to school in July

Nearly 150 Palo Alto elementary and middle-school teachers returned to school Monday for an optional four-day "summer institute...

Original post made on Jul. 31, 2013
Last comment by Maybe this will help, on Jul 31, 2013 at 8:21 pm | 3 comments | 1067 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Community Forum on Crime & Personal Preparedness

June is National Safety Month Supervisor Liz Kniss, City of Palo Alto, Avenidas and Palo Alto Neighborhoods sponsor a Community...

Original post made by Annette on Jun. 18, 2012
There are no comments yet. 1067 Views

SPORTS

NCAA title puts Stanford in rare company

With one little tap of her forehead, Palo Alto grad Teresa Noyola gave the Stanford women's soccer team its first lead in...

Original post made on Dec. 5, 2011
Last comment by Stanford fan, on Dec 5, 2011 at 10:53 am | 1 comment | 1067 Views

SPORTS

Stanford plays Cougars for a share of the Pac-12 title

Women's tennis The Stanford women's tennis team will play its final home match of the season Wednesday at 11:30 a.m.,...

Original post made on Apr. 23, 2012
Last comment by randy albin, on Apr 23, 2012 at 1:41 pm | 1 comment | 1067 Views

ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

HSR or just better R

The following makes a lot of sense. Run a Train Thatís Fast Enough 05/11/2011 By William Lind As part of his infrastructure...

Original post made by Walter_E_Wallis on May. 29, 2011
There are no comments yet. 1067 Views

ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

Large Sugary Drinks

Instead of regulating the upper limit of sugary drinks, I think vendors should be required to sell a small-sized drink. It's...

Original post made by Goldilocks on May. 31, 2012
Last comment by Good point, on Jun 3, 2012 at 2:55 pm | 16 comments | 1067 Views

ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

Study released for Gov Romney Tax Plan

The non-partisan Tax Policy Center has released a study of Governor Romney's tax plan. One of the study's authors worked...

Original post made by Fiscal Conservative on Aug. 2, 2012
Last comment by That User Name is already, on Aug 12, 2012 at 9:25 am | 16 comments | 1067 Views

ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

Suspect in armed robberies arrested after all-day standoff

A suspect in multiple armed robberies was arrested Thursday evening after a standoff outside a North Fair Oaks home that...

Original post made on Aug. 17, 2012
Last comment by Anon., on Aug 20, 2012 at 3:07 pm | 5 comments | 1067 Views

ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

Mtn. View arts committee chair resigns after disputed comments

Before City Council members could vote to remove or censure him Tuesday night, Chris Parkinson resigned his post as chair...

Original post made on Apr. 18, 2013
Last comment by galen, on Apr 18, 2013 at 10:06 pm | 8 comments | 1067 Views

AROUND TOWN

Nasty Stench this morning

Does anyone know what caused a nasty stench (like a sewage pipe burst or that which comes from a dumpster) this morning?...

Original post made by Vianica on Jan. 12, 2011
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AROUND TOWN

Google shake-up: Bold move or no big deal?

With more businesses than ever targeting its customers, Google is aiming to get back some of the spark with co-founder Larry...

Original post made on Jan. 24, 2011
Last comment by Walter_E_Wallis, on Jan 24, 2011 at 5:05 pm | 2 comments | 1067 Views

AROUND TOWN

Woodside council reaches agreement on Jackling house

The Woodside Town Council on a 5-2 vote Tuesday night granted a conditional demolition permit to Apple co-founder Steve Jobs...

Original post made on Sep. 16, 2012
There are no comments yet. 1067 Views

ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

Stanford men make it happen in New York

Sophomore guard Aaron Bright scored 15 points and added six assists as the Cardinal downed Minnesota, 75-51, in an emphatic...

Original post made on Mar. 30, 2012
Last comment by Tom, on Mar 30, 2012 at 12:58 pm | 2 comments | 1066 Views

ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

Supreme Court

The only way that the president can get a dictatorial control on the country is to get control of the Supreme Court....

Original post made by Ted Rudow III, MA on Jul. 6, 2012
Last comment by robert, on Jul 7, 2012 at 2:19 pm | 4 comments | 1066 Views

AROUND TOWN

How did you find a good gardener?

Suggestions for how to find a skilled, reliable gardener who doesn't break the leaf blower ordinance? Names you'd like to...

Original post made by Michael on May. 26, 2012
Last comment by thanks, on May 29, 2012 at 4:09 pm | 7 comments | 1066 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

Water-main break on Lytton forces evacuation

A gushing water main caused a four-story building to be evacuated and shut down part of Lytton Avenue Tuesday afternoon,...

Original post made on Jun. 20, 2012
Last comment by Yikes! water pipe, on Jun 20, 2012 at 10:43 pm | 2 comments | 1065 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

From alley to allee

Snazzy gardens come in all shapes and sizes, formal and informal. To locate this year's six stand-out gardens, Laurie Callaway,...

Original post made on Apr. 24, 2013
There are no comments yet. 1065 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

A celebration of cycling to roll into Palo Alto

On the list of things the Palo Alto community enjoys, bicycling and food are right at the top, and the Italian-inspired Gran...

Original post made on Aug. 9, 2012
Last comment by Resident, on Sep 16, 2012 at 8:00 am | 6 comments | 1065 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Why are no comments allowed in $250,000 Narcotics Bust Story?

And lots of comments were removed. I suspect those comments were complaining about the wastefulness, immorality, and uselessness...

Original post made by Alex on Jun. 9, 2012
Last comment by lawyers, on Jun 9, 2012 at 2:35 pm | 9 comments | 1065 Views
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