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SCHOOLS & KIDS

What parents can do in this "College Admissions Madness"

NY Times Writer Frank Bruni wrote an article summarizing ideas in his new book out this week "Where You Go Is Not Who You'll...

Original post made by Christopher Chiang on Mar. 14, 2015
Last comment by Stanford Prof, on Mar 14, 2015 at 11:45 am | 2 comments | 856 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

Fear or Fact? Neighbors Worry Over More Overnight Campers

I write in response to the Daily Post article “Neighbors don't want any more car campers” on page 4 of the Thursday August...

Original post made by Chuck Jagoda on Sep. 1, 2011
Last comment by Tom , on Sep 5, 2011 at 10:18 pm | 6 comments | 1768 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

It's All About The Shizit

(An Open Letter to Liz Kniss) (The following was inspired by a conversation with Aram James wherein we both realized what...

Original post made by Chuck Jagoda on Sep. 26, 2012
Last comment by Jonathan Brown, on Nov 16, 2012 at 9:27 pm | 1 comment | 1641 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

Shelter Beds for Women

There is a lack of shelter beds in the Palo Alto area. There have not been enough beds for those in need for a long time....

Original post made by Chuck Jagoda on Feb. 20, 2013
There are no comments yet. 2268 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

Street Level-- The Unreported News Vol II: SEIU Back With a Vengeance

When they last demonstrated in front of the Apple Store on University Ave in the very belly button of the belly of the beast...

Original post made by Chuck Jagoda on Oct. 10, 2014
Last comment by Sparty, on Oct 14, 2014 at 4:05 am | 13 comments | 1274 Views

AROUND TOWN

Street Level-- The Unreported News: SEIU Shuts Down University Avenue

There has been a total regular news blackout of the Service Employees Industrial Union (SEIU) demonstration in front of Apple...

Original post made by Chuck Jagoda on Sep. 22, 2014
Last comment by CrescentParkAnon., on Sep 28, 2014 at 10:16 am | 16 comments | 1018 Views

ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

Why did Mrs. Trump crib from Mrs. Obama and not from Mrs. Reagan?

The Donald would not reprimand her for that. It makes one question which way Trump actually leans. His Republican cred is...

Original post made by Chuck Thornberry on Jul. 21, 2016
Last comment by NoMoPa, on Jul 21, 2016 at 6:42 pm | 2 comments | 326 Views

AROUND TOWN

Community Planning Session For Hearts to Home Collaborative

You're invited! The Heart and Home Collaborative is having a community planning session this Saturday! Who: All...

Original post made by chuckjagoda1@gmail.com on Jun. 5, 2013
Last comment by NeighborsHelpingNeighbors2013@gmail.com, on Jul 13, 2013 at 8:26 am | 1 comment | 1934 Views

AROUND TOWN

Mostly Mozart Celebration

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Original post made by Church of the Nativity on Nov. 27, 2006
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PALO ALTO ISSUES

Do Church's have a moral obligation to contribute to affordable housing?

A few months ago, Cornerstone Community Church at 701 East Meadow in Palo Alto had a sign advertising three lots for sale....

Original post made by Church Responsibilities on Jul. 11, 2016
Last comment by Question, on Jul 14, 2016 at 10:54 am | 19 comments | 630 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

Bike path on Alma?

We got a post card from the city for a meeting about bike paths including a planned one on Alma in South Palo Alto. This...

Original post made by CHW on Apr. 26, 2015
Last comment by Slow Down, on Apr 27, 2015 at 3:34 pm | 15 comments | 1034 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Fast is Not Always Better

Recently as a pedestrian I was struck by a car in the Town and Country Square. I was dazed and confused, without realizing...

Original post made by cindy mason on Sep. 18, 2014
Last comment by Call Back, on Sep 19, 2014 at 4:45 pm | 5 comments | 939 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

Basements in new Palo Alto houses

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Original post made by Citizen on May. 14, 2007
Last comment by Tom, on May 19, 2007 at 9:46 pm | 14 comments | 7340 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

Video needed / May 7, 2007 - PA City Council meeting

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Original post made by Citizen on May. 16, 2007
Last comment by Council watcher, on May 17, 2007 at 6:18 pm | 2 comments | 4196 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

Follow up on PAHC issues?

I was walking on Maybell the other day and saw the executive director of the Palo Alto Housing Corporation coming out of...

Original post made by Citizen on Jul. 29, 2015
Last comment by Jerry Underdal, on Jul 30, 2015 at 2:04 pm | 4 comments | 601 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Email from Board Member on New High School Proposal

I got this from Ken Dauber because I'm subscribed to his school board blog. I'm posting it here because this is an important...

Original post made by Citizen on Jan. 19, 2016
Last comment by GetSomeRest, on Jan 22, 2016 at 5:52 am | 9 comments | 942 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

EPA Police Chief testifies before the US Senate

Surprised that this story didn't make the PaloAltoOnline. East Palo Alto Police Chief Ronald Davis testified before the US...

Original post made by citizen on Apr. 19, 2012
Last comment by Hmmm, on Apr 20, 2012 at 12:20 pm | 4 comments | 2024 Views

AROUND TOWN

Patriots of America

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Original post made by Citizen on Aug. 29, 2007
Last comment by Walter_E_Wallis, on Aug 30, 2007 at 10:31 am | 7 comments | 3891 Views

AROUND TOWN

Arastradero POLICE/FIRE?

Anyone know why there are so many plain clothed police officers and two engines parked at the apartment block next to Gunn...

Original post made by citizen on Apr. 28, 2009
Last comment by qq, on Apr 28, 2009 at 10:23 pm | 6 comments | 1965 Views

ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

This Call May Be Recorded...

So... I understand that in California, it's illegal to record a phone call without someone's knowledge. When I call my...

Original post made by citizen consumer on Feb. 11, 2012
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DoorDash robots to deliver food in Redwood City
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Short story writers wanted!

The 31st Annual Palo Alto Weekly Short Story Contest is now accepting entries for Adult, Young Adult (15-17) and Teen (12-14) categories. Send us your short story (2,500 words or less) and entry form by April 13, 2017. First, Second and Third Place prizes awarded in each category.

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