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SCHOOLS & KIDS

Schools hit 20-year high, but numbers puzzling

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Original post made on Sep. 24, 2008
Last comment by Cathy, on Sep 26, 2008 at 6:10 pm | 40 comments | 3931 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

New head named for language, Tinsley programs

A Palo Alto middle school administrator has been named district-wide "coordinator of academic success," with responsibility...

Original post made on Jun. 29, 2011
Last comment by Svatoid, on Jul 3, 2011 at 11:22 am | 40 comments | 2905 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Superintendent Kevin Skelly wins contract extension

Despite recent strains over communication style, Superintendent Kevin Skelly Tuesday won a one-year contract extension through...

Original post made on Jun. 27, 2012
Last comment by Former teacher, on May 10, 2013 at 8:04 pm | 40 comments | 7483 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Transcript and college admission fraud at Paly

Someone, maybe the Weekly, needs to investigate the following news. As the honest parents of an honest Paly 2014 senior who...

Original post made by Future former Paly parent on Feb. 19, 2014
Last comment by parent2, on Feb 21, 2014 at 6:34 pm | 40 comments | 6208 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Community, district organize forums to discuss student wellness

The Palo Alto school district and community groups have organized several events over the next few weeks to provide further...

Original post made on Feb. 14, 2015
Last comment by Nick, on Feb 25, 2015 at 3:00 pm | 40 comments | 9473 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Editorial: The vanishing surplus

The Palo Alto school board has spent months in what we now discover were two alternate realities, one taking place behind...

Original post made on May. 20, 2016
Last comment by Take action!, on May 23, 2016 at 9:36 pm | 40 comments | 6021 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Tell Us Your Kid's Class Sizes!

With all this debate about class sizes, let's share some actual data! Ask you kids how big their classes are, and post it...

Original post made by Parent of 3 on Aug. 16, 2016
Last comment by Hmm, on Aug 24, 2016 at 1:27 pm | 40 comments | 2675 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

PAPD at Dan Brown's Sports Bar

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Original post made by qq on Mar. 9, 2008
Last comment by Jonathan, on Jan 9, 2011 at 12:44 pm | 40 comments | 8605 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Morton denies conflict in Children's Theatre case

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Original post made on Jun. 11, 2008
Last comment by carl, on Jun 14, 2008 at 9:52 pm | 40 comments | 3488 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Two knife-point robberies could be connected

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Original post made on Jun. 23, 2008
Last comment by Resident, on Jul 14, 2008 at 7:52 am | 40 comments | 3545 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Gunshot kills 31-year-old East Palo Alto resident

A 31-year-old East Palo Alto resident was found shot to death in the garage of a home at 2540 Hazelwood Ave. following a...

Original post made on Mar. 16, 2009
Last comment by TYCO ( FROM YOUR JOB), on Mar 24, 2009 at 7:30 pm | 40 comments | 3227 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

'Party crashers' trigger shootings -- man dies

A 32-year-old man was killed and four other people injured in an East Palo Alto shooting spree Friday night, believed to...

Original post made on Mar. 21, 2009
Last comment by YSK, on Mar 24, 2009 at 10:15 am | 40 comments | 2633 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Unanimous jury recommends death for Alvarez

Convicted killer Alberto Alvarez should receive the death penalty for murdering East Palo Alto police Officer Richard May,...

Original post made on Dec. 22, 2009
Last comment by babysoft, on Dec 31, 2009 at 12:52 pm | 40 comments | 2985 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Palo Alto Realtor target of 'grandparents' scam

Well-known Palo Alto real estate agent Ann Griffiths wants everyone to know about a scam to which she fell prey on Jan. 25...

Original post made on Feb. 3, 2011
Last comment by Jim, on Oct 25, 2011 at 11:23 am | 40 comments | 4176 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

What's happened since the accident

A year after the Feb. 17, 2010, plane crash in East Palo Alto that took three lives, much has been repaired, but much still...

Original post made on Feb. 12, 2011
Last comment by Twin Cessna Pilot, on Jun 10, 2011 at 5:36 am | 40 comments | 3558 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Begging Scam?

We were driving today around doing errands and saw 3 different women begging. One was at the Bryant St. Post Office, the...

Original post made by RichardCheney on Apr. 16, 2011
Last comment by neighbor, on Mar 12, 2014 at 3:51 pm | 40 comments | 11720 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Attempted sexual assault reported in Palo Alto

A man broke in to a home in the 100 block of Hawthorne Avenue early this morning and "may have been about to commit a sexual...

Original post made on Nov. 29, 2012
Last comment by some guy, on Dec 1, 2012 at 9:53 pm | 40 comments | 3206 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Former Apple store to be razed; combo farm-restaurant planned

Capitalizing on the farm-to-table movement, billionaire philanthropist John Arrillaga is planning to demolish the former...

Original post made on Apr. 1, 2014
Last comment by CrescentParkAnon., on Apr 1, 2015 at 9:44 pm | 40 comments | 17599 Views

ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

Condi Rice " I was supposed to be a music major and concert pianist, and here I sit."

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Original post made by Dr. Ferragamo on Jul. 22, 2007
Last comment by Walter_E_Wallis, on Jul 27, 2007 at 4:15 pm | 40 comments | 4850 Views

ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

Editorial Cartoon on Iraq Says It All

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Original post made by Observer on Sep. 10, 2007
Last comment by Observer, on Sep 12, 2007 at 10:05 pm | 40 comments | 3906 Views
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Tava Kitchen shutters in Palo Alto
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