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ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

3-foot buffer zone for cyclists takes effect

A new state law requiring motorists to keep a 3-foot buffer zone when overtaking or passing bicyclists took effect today....

Original post made on Sep. 16, 2014
Last comment by Polly Wanacracker, on Sep 18, 2014 at 5:20 pm | 52 comments | 4411 Views

ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

Symphony conductor Gideon Grau dies at 86

Gideon Grau, 86, a former resident of Palo Alto, died in his sleep in an Atlanta hospital June 29. He was a symphony conductor,...

Original post made on Feb. 21, 2012
Last comment by Sister Laurena Alflen, OP, on Feb 21, 2012 at 8:42 am | 1 comment | 4410 Views

AROUND TOWN

Edgewood Plaza developer tries to rebuild history

Nearly a year after construction workers at Edgewood Plaza, in the ultimate "Oops!" moment, destroyed a historic building...

Original post made on Aug. 27, 2013
Last comment by Bad rep, on Aug 28, 2013 at 6:55 am | 3 comments | 4410 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

John Dalton's mourners asked to 'pray for Jimmy'

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Original post made on Jul. 25, 2007
Last comment by Robert W. Lehner, on Aug 27, 2007 at 7:04 pm | 2 comments | 4407 Views

AROUND TOWN

Palo Altan runs first marathon, breaks record

The unofficial winner of the San Francisco Marathon not only broke the course record today, but he was running a marathon...

Original post made on Jul. 26, 2010
Last comment by Dan Dascalescu, on Dec 8, 2010 at 6:37 pm | 15 comments | 4406 Views

AROUND TOWN

Midtown explosion, fire draws extra help

A reported explosion in an Eichler home at 452 Maureen Ave. had firefighters out in force today. The affected area was in...

Original post made on Sep. 30, 2009
Last comment by Suwen, on Oct 2, 2009 at 5:01 pm | 97 comments | 4403 Views

BOOKS

Great book for aspiring novelists

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Original post made by Danny on Apr. 6, 2007
Last comment by Danny, on Apr 10, 2007 at 5:01 pm | 2 comments | 4403 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

Santa Clara County's Measure A

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Original post made by mod_dem on Nov. 2, 2006
Last comment by No on A, on Nov 8, 2006 at 9:50 am | 2 comments | 4401 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

Shady Lane moves to Menlo Park

After 40 years on University Avenue in Palo Alto, the eclectic Shady Lane gift shop and boutique is moving to a new home...

Original post made on Feb. 18, 2015
Last comment by Barbara, on Mar 5, 2015 at 10:20 am | 28 comments | 4401 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

Hotel & expansion at Stanford Shopping Center?

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Original post made by Jon P on Aug. 17, 2006
There are no comments yet. 4400 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Are PA schools different from other affluent districts?

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Original post made by Los Altos Parent on Dec. 30, 2007
Last comment by Arden Pennell, on Jan 4, 2008 at 5:30 pm | 14 comments | 4400 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Continuing the 'Asian conversation' -- Dec. 8

With a growing Asian enrollment in Palo Alto schools, parent leaders are preparing a second community forum in what has come...

Original post made on Nov. 19, 2010
Last comment by B, on Dec 9, 2010 at 2:25 pm | 87 comments | 4400 Views

ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

Bill passed to prevent human 'tagging'

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Original post made on Sep. 3, 2007
Last comment by Simitian is wrong on this one, on Sep 12, 2007 at 2:18 pm | 43 comments | 4400 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

Redwood debacle leads to new city promise

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Original post made on Sep. 21, 2007
Last comment by Terry, on Sep 23, 2007 at 2:17 pm | 19 comments | 4398 Views

AROUND TOWN

Memorial service, reception held for Cate Fisher

A memorial service for Catherine (Cate) Fisher, 19, of Menlo Park, who died after being shot in East Palo Alto, was held...

Original post made on Jul. 25, 2011
Last comment by mother of 5, on Jul 28, 2011 at 8:38 am | 4 comments | 4398 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

Caltrain, car death was 'an accident waiting to happen'

The death of an Indiana driver at the Charleston Road train crossing on Friday (April 15) has left many in Palo Alto saying...

Original post made on Apr. 18, 2011
Last comment by Terri, on May 2, 2011 at 5:57 am | 78 comments | 4397 Views

SPORTS

Gunn's Zhou wins CCS golf title; Titans qualify for NorCals

Gunn sophomore Anna Zhou improved upon her runner-up finish from last year and captured individual honors at the girls' Central...

Original post made on Oct. 30, 2012
Last comment by Anna Z, on Oct 30, 2012 at 10:02 pm | 2 comments | 4396 Views

AROUND TOWN

Katsy Swan: The Midpeninsula's garden designer

Katsy Swan traces her love of flower arranging and gardening back to her years at the University of Kentucky, where botany...

Original post made on May. 7, 2013
Last comment by Community Volunteer, on May 7, 2013 at 8:23 pm | 1 comment | 4396 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

Electromagnetic Radiation Pollution from High Speed Rail?

This is just food for thought and I haven't done a lot of research into this area, but I am curious about the possibility...

Original post made by Susan Hong on Apr. 16, 2010
Last comment by SteveU, on Apr 28, 2010 at 4:32 pm | 10 comments | 4395 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

Palo Alto to weigh differing visions for composting

More than a year after Palo Alto voters approved a plan to set aside 10 acres in the Baylands for a possible composting plant,...

Original post made on Feb. 6, 2014
Last comment by resident 1, on Feb 9, 2014 at 11:01 am | 15 comments | 4395 Views
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