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PALO ALTO ISSUES

Basement groundwater pumping raises concerns

Day-in, day-out from April through October, residents of Old Palo Alto have noticed the incessant pumping of water -- estimated...

Original post made on Nov. 19, 2010
Last comment by vladrad, on Aug 14, 2012 at 4:44 am | 28 comments | 5157 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Online Petition Against Mandarin Immersion

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Original post made by Make your voice heard on Jan. 4, 2007
Last comment by Another, on Jan 6, 2007 at 10:11 pm | 15 comments | 5156 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Solidarity Against Hate Crimes

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Original post made by Elliot on Nov. 9, 2006
Last comment by SkepticAl, on Nov 12, 2006 at 10:17 pm | 4 comments | 5156 Views

AROUND TOWN

Mountain View approves cell tower on church

Despite outcry about radiation exposure at an adjacent preschool, the city's zoning administrator approved a cell phone tower...

Original post made on Nov. 11, 2010
Last comment by Jack, on Jan 13, 2011 at 8:04 pm | 21 comments | 5156 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 | 5156 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

City Council slate finalized at 12 candidates

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Original post made on Aug. 17, 2007
Last comment by Peter, on Aug 28, 2007 at 5:48 pm | 29 comments | 5155 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

A mother's plea: No peanuts for squirrels

Two-year-old Oliver Payne developed a severe case of hives in March after having his first taste of peanut butter. After...

Original post made on Apr. 16, 2010
Last comment by Reason, on Mar 12, 2016 at 11:28 am | 55 comments | 5154 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Man avoids murder conviction in killing over parking space

A man who shot and killed an East Palo Alto resident following a parking dispute between two women was convicted of voluntary...

Original post made on Nov. 17, 2013
Last comment by wally, on Nov 18, 2013 at 10:47 pm | 11 comments | 5154 Views

RESTAURANTS

Who's coming to dinner?

According to downtown restaurant owners and managers, business has slipped dramatically in the past year, sparking concern...

Original post made on Dec. 20, 2008
Last comment by MXY, on Dec 22, 2008 at 1:35 pm | 9 comments | 5152 Views

AROUND TOWN

Vigils Planned by MoveOn to Mark 4 years of War in Palo Alto

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Original post made by Alice Smith on Mar. 18, 2007
Last comment by Jerry Cox, on Oct 31, 2007 at 10:57 am | 27 comments | 5150 Views

ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

GAZA

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Original post made by Jag Singh on Jan. 10, 2008
Last comment by Jasbir Singh, on Jan 16, 2008 at 10:51 pm | 14 comments | 5149 Views

AROUND TOWN

Stanford announces commencement speakers

Cory Booker, former Stanford University football player, Rhodes scholar and current mayor of Newark, N.J., will address graduates...

Original post made on Feb. 9, 2012
Last comment by Damning with faint praise, on Feb 10, 2012 at 4:06 pm | 3 comments | 5147 Views

AROUND TOWN

Police: Man in car accosts middle-school students in Palo Alto

Palo Alto police are searching for a man who allegedly pulled up in a car next to two middle school students Thursday evening...

Original post made on Aug. 28, 2015
Last comment by Whiskers, on Aug 31, 2015 at 2:40 pm | 5 comments | 5147 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

Undergrounding of utility cables...

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Original post made by Kedar Doshi on Jun. 5, 2006
Last comment by Patrick Valath, on Jun 5, 2006 at 3:56 pm | 1 comment | 5146 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

Palo Alto set to hire new assistant city manager

Palo Alto City Manager James Keene is preparing to fill one of City Hall's senior leadership positions in May, when Suzanne...

Original post made on Mar. 26, 2015
Last comment by Waste of $$$$$$$$$, on Jul 2, 2015 at 7:56 pm | 28 comments | 5146 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

Jay Paul withdraws Park Boulevard project

After more than a year of commission reviews and design revisions, Jay Paul Company has withdrawn the application for one...

Original post made on Feb. 5, 2016
Last comment by Counterclockwise, on Feb 10, 2016 at 10:39 pm | 18 comments | 5143 Views

AROUND TOWN

Palo Alto's 'Christmas Tree Lane' lights up

Starting Saturday (Dec. 10), Fulton Street in Palo Alto will again transform into a Christmas wonderland, filled with red...

Original post made on Dec. 8, 2011
Last comment by -Ladrea, on Dec 14, 2014 at 4:49 pm | 12 comments | 5143 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

Court bars 87 SEIU city workers from striking

If Palo Alto's largest labor union were to go on strike, 87 workers would be barred from participating, a Superior Court...

Original post made on Oct. 15, 2009
Last comment by pleb, on Oct 19, 2009 at 4:18 pm | 53 comments | 5141 Views

AROUND TOWN

Road 'trial' to remain permanent on Arastradero

Palo Alto's two-year experiment with lane reductions, traffic-signal modifications and median islands on a busy stretch of...

Original post made on Oct. 2, 2012
Last comment by Henry Su, on Oct 24, 2012 at 2:52 pm | 45 comments | 5141 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

On Back-to-School Night, a new teacher is live bait

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Original post made by Lisa Mendelman on Sep. 20, 2006
Last comment by Jen H., on Sep 27, 2006 at 12:56 pm | 3 comments | 5140 Views
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