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BOOKS

New Book Review Offering from the Library

Attention Palo Alto Book Lovers! Would you like to read reviews by others in your community? Or have you wondered what...

Original post made by Kathy Shields on Jun. 30, 2009
Last comment by Reader, on Aug 3, 2009 at 12:55 pm | 2 comments | 4421 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

School lotteries to be more public

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Original post made on Feb. 20, 2008
Last comment by appalled, on Mar 5, 2008 at 12:22 am | 33 comments | 4420 Views

ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

The Stanford Daily fails to justify labeling Dr. Norman Finkelstein a holocaust denier

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Original post made by Robin on Jan. 27, 2007
Last comment by Robin, on Jan 30, 2007 at 6:58 am | 33 comments | 4420 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Palo Alto to redraw golf course, add playing fields

What began as a plan to boost flood protection around the San Francisquito Creek turned on Monday into an ambitious effort...

Original post made on Jul. 23, 2012
Last comment by Fore!, on Jul 26, 2012 at 11:30 am | 19 comments | 4419 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Gunn community deserves support, not blame

My name is Chloe Sorensen, and I'm the sophomore class president at Gunn High School. Throughout my first year and a half...

Original post made on Jan. 30, 2015
Last comment by Paly Parent, on Mar 20, 2015 at 8:16 am | 24 comments | 4419 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Woman stuck on island near Bixby Park in baylands

PAFD has been trying to rescue a woman who has been stuck on an island in the baylands near Bixby Park. The call came in...

Original post made by qq on Jan. 11, 2009
Last comment by qq, on Jan 13, 2009 at 11:30 am | 23 comments | 4419 Views

BOOKS

Eshoo introduces forest-protection bill

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Original post made on Sep. 26, 2008
Last comment by Lea, on Oct 24, 2008 at 10:40 am | 9 comments | 4418 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

Palo Alto officials bet city's growth on a thriving Caltrain

When developer Jim Baer approached Palo Alto's planning commissioners last month to pitch a glassy, new five-story "gateway"...

Original post made on Apr. 8, 2011
Last comment by YIMBY, on Apr 12, 2011 at 10:45 am | 29 comments | 4417 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

Commercial vs. Housing

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Original post made by Frank Bravo on Aug. 14, 2006
Last comment by ALLEN PODELL, on Aug 14, 2006 at 3:15 pm | 1 comment | 4415 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Groping suspect surrenders after social-media buzz

The man who police said groped a 12-year-old girl at a Stanford Shopping Center market on Sunday afternoon turned himself...

Original post made on Apr. 29, 2015
Last comment by Nayeli, on Apr 29, 2015 at 9:14 pm | 7 comments | 4415 Views

ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

Equity prepares to buy East Palo Alto apartments

Despite protests from the community and concern from the City Council, Wells Fargo Bank is now finalizing its sale of more...

Original post made on Nov. 11, 2011
Last comment by Hmmm, on Aug 13, 2013 at 10:05 pm | 33 comments | 4415 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

Three horses struck, killed on I-280

Three horses were killed after they got onto northbound Interstate 280 near Stanford on Saturday morning, a California Highway...

Original post made on Dec. 29, 2012
Last comment by So Sad, on Jan 1, 2013 at 8:10 am | 16 comments | 4414 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Two-story classroom building at Duveneck to open next month

Duveneck Elementary School fourth- and fifth-graders will occupy a new, two-story classroom building and everybody will get...

Original post made on Jul. 18, 2014
Last comment by Crescent Park Dad, on Jul 31, 2014 at 4:22 pm | 35 comments | 4414 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Perhaps if the new police station is built, the building (at that price!) would have gold handcuffs

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Original post made by Mayfield child on Sep. 30, 2006
Last comment by Mayfield child, on Dec 22, 2006 at 1:39 am | 2 comments | 4414 Views

AROUND TOWN

Derelict Gas Station

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Original post made by Midtown Resident on Aug. 15, 2007
Last comment by Vivian, on Oct 1, 2007 at 1:51 pm | 31 comments | 4413 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Kids bid silly farewell to longtime preschool teacher

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Original post made on Jul. 31, 2008
Last comment by Craig, on Jul 31, 2008 at 3:03 pm | 1 comment | 4412 Views

SPORTS

The journey continues for Jeremy Lin

The ink had hardly dried from Jeremy Lin's signature on a Golden State Warriors' contract and the reaction was swift, positive...

Original post made on Jul. 22, 2010
Last comment by Robby, on Jul 23, 2010 at 6:01 am | 6 comments | 4412 Views

BOOKS

Ramblin' man

He's not your everyday ordinary Joe. In fact, there's a little something extraordinary about 28-year-old Joseph "Cello Joe"...

Original post made on Mar. 24, 2009
Last comment by joey, on Mar 28, 2009 at 3:09 am | 4 comments | 4411 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

You must fix the City,the whole City

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Original post made by Fireman on Apr. 5, 2007
Last comment by fireman, on Apr 16, 2007 at 8:22 am | 19 comments | 4410 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

Study: Global warming will lead to crop losses

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Original post made on Feb. 6, 2008
Last comment by simple, on May 29, 2008 at 4:29 am | 66 comments | 4410 Views
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