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PALO ALTO ISSUES

How to avoid another Alma Plaza

I pass by Alma Plaza every day and wonder how the builder got this passed. I remember 10 years of back and forth and this...

Original post made by Resident Ramona Street on Sep. 17, 2012
Last comment by Bg, on Jan 24, 2014 at 11:46 pm | 70 comments | 6087 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Palo Alto prepares to tighten landscaping rules

Even during the rare rainy spell, California's prolonged drought remains high on the priority list of Palo Alto officials,...

Original post made on Jan. 19, 2016
Last comment by Joseph E. Davis, on Jan 20, 2016 at 12:47 pm | 21 comments | 6087 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Jordan Middle School

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Original post made by PrivateSchoolParent on Mar. 30, 2007
Last comment by Mom, on Jun 23, 2011 at 5:27 pm | 46 comments | 6084 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

Contract for California Avenue revamp set for approval

When Palo Alto officials unanimously approved in 2011 a proposal to reduce lanes and add an assortment of street improvements...

Original post made on Feb. 24, 2014
Last comment by Ethan , on Mar 31, 2014 at 11:06 am | 31 comments | 6083 Views

MOVIES

call a paramedic-- gut has busted

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Original post made by Sarah on Aug. 27, 2007
Last comment by Jon, on Jul 5, 2008 at 2:59 pm | 3 comments | 6081 Views

ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

Ca Senate passes one-payer health bill -- voice your opinion to the governor

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Original post made by $25k annual copays and non-covered medical on Sep. 9, 2006
Last comment by $25k annual copays and non-covered medical, on Sep 11, 2006 at 10:53 am | 5 comments | 6080 Views

AROUND TOWN

City responds to parking woes on Edgewood Drive

Prompted by a flurry of complaints from Edgewood Drive residents about safety, litter, and an influx of cars from East Palo...

Original post made on Feb. 1, 2013
Last comment by Not an issue, on Oct 29, 2013 at 11:18 am | 87 comments | 6080 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

In search of high-quality preschool for all

With a Stanford University education and decades of hands-on experience with kids, Carol Thomsen is something of an expert...

Original post made on Sep. 14, 2012
Last comment by Tyler Hanley, on Sep 17, 2012 at 11:15 am | 4 comments | 6079 Views

AROUND TOWN

Stanford solar car takes fourth in world competition

Stanford University's 375-pound, panel-covered solar car took fourth in an international solar car race that stretches across...

Original post made on Oct. 15, 2013
Last comment by Provide all info please, on Oct 15, 2013 at 11:56 pm | 4 comments | 6079 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

Difficult conversation: when to give up the car keys

Louise Freedman recently carried her driver's license into the Department of Motor Vehicles (DMV) and laid it on the counter. Read...

Original post made on Oct. 13, 2014
Last comment by Disabled But Not Dead, on Oct 16, 2014 at 8:40 pm | 10 comments | 6078 Views

AROUND TOWN

Shop Talk: Parking problems brew at Philz Coffee

Parking is getting tight in Midtown, and the opening of a new cafe may make matters worse. Read the full story here http://www.paloaltoonline.com/news/2015/05/25/shop-talk-parking-...

Original post made on May. 25, 2015
Last comment by Jean G, on May 26, 2015 at 5:16 pm | 20 comments | 6078 Views

AROUND TOWN

Key issues will drive policy through the seasons of 2014

The year will certainly be filled with surprises. Given how much unfinished business the council is carrying over from 2013...

Original post made on Jan. 10, 2014
Last comment by Resident 1, on Jan 13, 2014 at 2:10 pm | 8 comments | 6077 Views

MOVIES

Ask a critic...

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Original post made by Tyler Hanley on Mar. 10, 2008
Last comment by Tyler Hanley, on Mar 14, 2008 at 10:50 am | 6 comments | 6077 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

Student Severly Injured After Crosstown Shuttle Accident

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Original post made by student on Jun. 5, 2007
Last comment by Ken, on Jun 16, 2007 at 6:21 pm | 19 comments | 6076 Views

AROUND TOWN

A Fresh Look

How do you create a spacious look if you live in a small apartment or cottage? Any space can feel roomier if you try these...

Original post made on Nov. 6, 2015
There are no comments yet. 6076 Views

AROUND TOWN

VMware unveils plan for massive campus expansion

Palo Alto's cloud-computing giant VMware is planning to dramatically expand its Stanford Research Park property by adding...

Original post made on Nov. 21, 2011
Last comment by Possible solution, on Apr 30, 2013 at 9:21 pm | 15 comments | 6074 Views

AROUND TOWN

Family: Caltrain victim lost battle against mental illness

The man struck by a train in Menlo Park Friday morning was Eric Salvatierra, a 39-year-old Palo Alto resident, according...

Original post made on Mar. 11, 2012
Last comment by Kemery, on Mar 16, 2012 at 12:24 pm | 16 comments | 6074 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

Dangerous and Unacceptable El Camino Crosswalk Situation

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Original post made by Concerned Citzen on Jul. 13, 2007
Last comment by Walter_E_Wallis, on Jul 16, 2007 at 9:36 pm | 38 comments | 6073 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Armed robber hits Midtown ice-cream shop

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Original post made on Apr. 11, 2008
Last comment by Revolted, on Sep 7, 2008 at 6:35 pm | 84 comments | 6073 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

Palo Alto community not ready for tasers

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Original post made by Jeff Blum on Jan. 30, 2007
Last comment by Enoch Choi, on Mar 27, 2007 at 8:40 am | 20 comments | 6072 Views
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Sing and celebrate
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Surviving Family Holidays
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