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SCHOOLS & KIDS

Editorial: Yes on Measure A

It is hard to imagine a worse time for the Palo Alto school district to go to the voters for the renewal and a 20 percent...

Original post made on Apr. 24, 2015
Last comment by Parent voting NO, on Apr 28, 2015 at 11:52 pm | 103 comments | 6099 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Sale of Palo Alto post office prompts nostalgia, uncertainty

When Palo Alto's downtown post office opened in 1932 on Hamilton Avenue, it was like no other post office in the nation....

Original post made on Dec. 22, 2011
Last comment by Mrs Mercury, on Dec 27, 2011 at 6:42 pm | 16 comments | 6098 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

KIPP Bay Area Schools to open charter school in East Palo Alto

East Palo Alto parents who have been working tirelessly for well over a year to bring a new public-school option to their...

Original post made on Feb. 12, 2016
Last comment by A Proud KIPP Parent, on Feb 22, 2016 at 5:26 pm | 9 comments | 6098 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Stanford seeks approval for new housing

Stanford University is moving ahead with a plan to construct a four-building residential complex for its graduate students,...

Original post made on Jan. 15, 2016
Last comment by Realist, on Jan 20, 2016 at 12:22 pm | 54 comments | 6097 Views

RESTAURANTS

Shop Talk: What is the future for MacArthur Park?

MacArthur Park, one of Palo Alto's oldest and grandest restaurants, has shown its determination to survive throughout its...

Original post made on Aug. 5, 2012
Last comment by helene, on Aug 7, 2012 at 12:57 am | 13 comments | 6097 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

Downtown district opponents circulate petition, ignore assessments

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Original post made on Aug. 3, 2007
Last comment by For the BID, on Sep 8, 2007 at 11:08 am | 24 comments | 6095 Views

AROUND TOWN

My life-changing experience with breast cancer

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Original post made by Kingsley Jack on Jul. 5, 2006
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PALO ALTO ISSUES

School Superintendent Needs to Go

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Original post made by Periwinkle on Sep. 30, 2006
Last comment by John L., on Oct 12, 2006 at 9:54 pm | 2 comments | 6094 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

Macabre Page Mill Road ducks scenario

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Original post made by Debbie on Apr. 2, 2007
Last comment by Phil Lanthrop, on Apr 7, 2007 at 12:15 pm | 5 comments | 6094 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

Palo Alto Humane Society creates a 'Critter Club'

While Danny Rendon was enrolled in a summer session at Beechwood School in Menlo Park, his mother, Patricia, noticed something...

Original post made on Dec. 6, 2013
Last comment by Nora Charles, on Dec 12, 2013 at 10:42 pm | 1 comment | 6094 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Teens get uplift from downward dog

The physical and mental benefits of practicing yoga are numerous and well-supported by research: decreased stress, enhanced...

Original post made on Nov. 28, 2014
Last comment by Like it, on Dec 2, 2014 at 12:08 pm | 2 comments | 6094 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

Palo Alto opts not to sue Caltrain

Palo Alto has a few qualms about Caltrain's plan to electrify the rail corridor, but after a closed-door meeting early Tuesday...

Original post made on Jan. 27, 2015
Last comment by musical, on Jan 30, 2015 at 3:19 am | 28 comments | 6092 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Palo Alto DNA-privacy case could have wide implications

An appeals case filed by a Palo Alto couple could have far-reaching impacts regarding whether personal medical information...

Original post made on Jan. 25, 2016
Last comment by Penny Wise, on Feb 10, 2016 at 10:29 pm | 12 comments | 6092 Views

RESTAURANTS

Restaurant planned for Caffe Verona site

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Original post made on Sep. 10, 2007
Last comment by Mike, on Mar 8, 2008 at 12:51 am | 11 comments | 6092 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

ARB strikes down proposed University Avenue building

After three years of revisions, hearings and neighborhood disputes, Elizabeth and Jaime Wong's proposal to construct a four-story...

Original post made on Oct. 21, 2016
Last comment by Election, on Oct 24, 2016 at 2:44 pm | 21 comments | 6090 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

Page Mill development up for review

Few projects better encapsulate everything that locals love and loathe about new developments than the three-story building...

Original post made on Jun. 12, 2015
Last comment by Online Name, on Jun 21, 2015 at 5:04 pm | 53 comments | 6089 Views

SPORTS

Youth sports now have a fast assessment for concussions

Concussions have been in the national spotlight recently and on the minds of many. Sports Illustrated has investigated the...

Original post made on Jan. 6, 2016
Last comment by Don Breen, on Jan 6, 2016 at 7:01 am | 1 comment | 6087 Views

AROUND TOWN

Cell tower on verge of approval for Little League field

It took many extra innings, but Verizon Wireless is now poised to score the winning run in its long and controversial effort...

Original post made on Sep. 19, 2014
Last comment by Slow Down, on Sep 28, 2015 at 11:29 am | 31 comments | 6087 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

Dumpy Bar on California Avenue - Clean Up Your Act

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Original post made by Concerned Citizen on Aug. 22, 2006
Last comment by Passerby, on Jun 13, 2007 at 11:51 am | 13 comments | 6086 Views

MOVIES

SiCKO: Coming June 29 to a theatre near you!

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Original post made by Anne on May. 28, 2007
Last comment by John, on May 30, 2007 at 10:11 pm | 41 comments | 6085 Views
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