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PALO ALTO ISSUES

Bay Area better for Housing Than Many Parts of the Country

This recent study on rental housing http://www.jchs.harvard.edu/americas-rental-housing concludes that the Bay area is...

Original post made by BayAreaBetter on Dec. 11, 2015
Last comment by Paly Alum, on Dec 11, 2015 at 7:57 pm | 1 comment | 394 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

For South Palo Alto residents, it's traffic, traffic traffic

Without collaboration with the City of Mountain View, Palo Alto won't be able to get a handle on the traffic and safety issues...

Original post made on Dec. 8, 2015
Last comment by Slow Down, on Dec 11, 2015 at 3:18 pm | 17 comments | 3308 Views

AROUND TOWN

Our beautiful backyard

Photographs now on view at the Environmental Volunteers EcoCenter gallery showcase the flora and fauna of Stanford University's...

Original post made on Dec. 10, 2015
Last comment by Elizabeth Schwyzer, on Dec 11, 2015 at 10:13 am | 3 comments | 838 Views

AROUND TOWN

Of tinsel and memories

When the Christmas season begins, Palo Alto resident Nicole Macuil always remembers the most beautiful holiday tree she has...

Original post made on Dec. 11, 2015
There are no comments yet. 9950 Views

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Home sales

Home sales are provided by California REsource, a real estate information company that obtains the information from the county...

Original post made on Dec. 11, 2015
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Building permits

<B>Palo Alto Read the full story here http://www.paloaltoonline.com/print/story/2015/12/11/building-permits posted Friday,...

Original post made on Dec. 11, 2015
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Home Front

<B><B>FABMO FINDS ...</B> Browse and gather designer fabric, tiles and more on <B>Friday, Dec. 11</B>, 4:30-6 p.m., and <B>Saturday,...

Original post made on Dec. 11, 2015
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Rent Watch

Q Read the full story here http://www.paloaltoonline.com/print/story/2015/12/11/rent-watch posted Friday, December 11, 2015,...

Original post made on Dec. 11, 2015
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Sales at a glance

<B>Atherton Read the full story here http://www.paloaltoonline.com/print/story/2015/12/11/sales-at-a-glance posted Friday,...

Original post made on Dec. 11, 2015
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PALO ALTO ISSUES

How Often will Page Mill Flood

I think we should start a contest to predict how often the underpass at Page Mill and the train tracks will flood this year. Both...

Original post made by Marc on Dec. 11, 2015
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PALO ALTO ISSUES

PAOnline Commenters Holiday Get-Together: Details

You love PaloAltoOnline.com. You read and post regularly. You've sparred with your nemesis. You've laughed, you've...

Original post made by Chris Zaharias on Nov. 30, 2015
Last comment by who , on Dec 10, 2015 at 11:40 pm | 22 comments | 898 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Train death identified as Gunn grad Brian Taylor

The young man who stepped in front of a Caltrain Friday night has been identified as Brian Bennion Taylor, 19, a 2008 graduate...

Original post made on Jan. 24, 2010
Last comment by Vincent Sparry, on Dec 10, 2015 at 7:39 pm | 87 comments | 5772 Views

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Time to settle down with new books

The search for personal identity and young people dealing with modern challenges figure prominently in notable new books...

Original post made on Dec. 10, 2015
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Invites for all

The holiday season begins early &#8212; really early &#8212; for Julianne Michelle, a Menlo Park resident who creates custom...

Original post made on Dec. 10, 2015
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Holiday highlights

Before or after your stroll down the streets to gaze at Christmas lights, the Midpeninsula has more holiday events and traditions...

Original post made on Dec. 10, 2015
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CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Menlo Park man cited for indecent exposure in Palo Alto

A 26-year-old man from Menlo Park was cited for indecent exposure Tuesday night for allegedly exposing himself and masturbating...

Original post made on Dec. 9, 2015
Last comment by Gethin, on Dec 10, 2015 at 1:38 pm | 2 comments | 3410 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

School board approves $773K in one-time expenditures

At its last meeting of the year on Tuesday night, the Palo Alto school board unanimously approved several large one-time...

Original post made on Dec. 9, 2015
Last comment by Chinese American , on Dec 10, 2015 at 12:53 pm | 18 comments | 4291 Views

MOVIES

No discussion forums on movie reviews? "Trumbo"

I saw the movie "Trumbo" a week or so back and was very impressed. I am glad to see it reviewed in the Palo Alto Online,...

Original post made by Plane Speaker on Dec. 9, 2015
Last comment by Ahem...., on Dec 10, 2015 at 10:22 am | 4 comments | 469 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Former Stanford student pleads 'no contest' in poisoning case

A former Stanford University graduate medical student charged with spiking her lab mates' water with paraformaldehyde pleaded...

Original post made on Dec. 9, 2015
Last comment by Not Nearly Enough!, on Dec 10, 2015 at 9:20 am | 6 comments | 5741 Views

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Flowers for Vets this Sunday

Nature's Alley florist in Midtown is proud to announce the 5th annual flowers for Vets program on Sunday the 13th at Nature's...

Original post made by NaturesAlley@yahoo.com on Dec. 9, 2015
Last comment by NaturesAlley@yahoo.com, on Dec 10, 2015 at 8:22 am | 2 comments | 398 Views
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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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