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PALO ALTO ISSUES

History buffs face funding gap for new Palo Alto museum

Palo Alto's history buffs and high-tech visionaries have no shortage of plans, dreams and ambitions when it comes to building...

Original post made on Mar. 25, 2014
Last comment by resident 1, on Mar 30, 2014 at 8:27 pm | 33 comments | 20165 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

'Grand' vision for El Camino clashes with reality in Palo Alto

The Planning and Transportation Commission heard Wednesday a presentation on the regional initiative to transform El Camino...

Original post made on May. 1, 2014
Last comment by Donald, on May 3, 2014 at 2:27 pm | 33 comments | 6091 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

Editorial: Project creep at City Hall

A project that was intended to be a renovation of the cramped conference room next to the City Council Chambers has somehow...

Original post made on Jul. 11, 2014
Last comment by anonymous, on Jul 14, 2014 at 1:00 pm | 33 comments | 6930 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

Children in YMCA adult locker rooms questioned

The YMCA of Silicon Valley has been allowing children 7 years old and younger to join their opposite-sex parents in the locker...

Original post made on Oct. 17, 2014
Last comment by member, on Feb 17, 2015 at 4:03 pm | 33 comments | 13027 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

Consultant hired to help Palo Alto with social-media updates

With Palo Alto's social-media efforts in full bloom, the City Council approved spending $160,000 on a consultant who will...

Original post made on Dec. 12, 2014
Last comment by Connections, get your connections here, on Dec 19, 2014 at 11:48 am | 33 comments | 9217 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

Shop Talk: Shady Lane moves, Anatolian Kitchen expands

Gift boutique Shady Lane is slated to move from University Avenue to Sharon Heights Shopping Center next month; Anatolian...

Original post made on Jan. 19, 2015
Last comment by Sparty, on Feb 17, 2015 at 4:47 pm | 33 comments | 7159 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

Page Mill development to test Palo Alto's new affordable-housing law

A new Palo Alto law that allows developers who provide affordable housing to build more densely will get its first test on...

Original post made on Jan. 22, 2015
Last comment by Craig Laughton, on Jan 26, 2015 at 6:43 pm | 33 comments | 9222 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

Redwood's removal sparks dismay

It's happened again: A long-standing redwood that residents in one Palo Alto neighborhood have come to love has been cut...

Original post made on Mar. 20, 2015
Last comment by Palo Alto resident , on Mar 28, 2015 at 9:43 pm | 33 comments | 10493 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

City to residents: Don't sign PG&E tree removal contracts

Concerned about Pacific Gas & Electric's planned chop-down of hundreds of Palo Alto's mature trees, city officials have sent...

Original post made on Nov. 7, 2015
Last comment by ME, on Nov 13, 2015 at 6:11 pm | 33 comments | 7338 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

Palo Alto prepares to test new office cap

When Palo Alto officials agreed last year to institute an annual limit on office development, the goal was to slow down the...

Original post made on Feb. 9, 2016
Last comment by Allen Akin, on Feb 13, 2016 at 7:59 pm | 33 comments | 4140 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

Downtown parking program expanded

A heated standoff between downtown residents and business leaders over parking spots reached its climax Tuesday afternoon,...

Original post made on Feb. 24, 2016
Last comment by Counterclockwise, on Feb 28, 2016 at 5:53 pm | 33 comments | 5010 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Who donated funding for the MI feasibility study?

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Original post made by pat on Jan. 4, 2007
Last comment by pat, on Jan 31, 2007 at 2:50 pm | 33 comments | 5339 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Is the school board listening?

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Original post made by Dan on Apr. 5, 2007
Last comment by DFT, on Sep 27, 2007 at 2:41 pm | 33 comments | 6264 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Lost trust , Lost donations: The MI cost to our schools

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Original post made by parent pockets on May. 6, 2007
Last comment by yet another parent, on May 12, 2007 at 7:58 am | 33 comments | 4717 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Skills our kids are not learning

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Original post made by Modern Parent on Jul. 18, 2007
Last comment by Parent, on Nov 29, 2007 at 2:04 pm | 33 comments | 7022 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Another "incident" at Paly - suspect arrested

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Original post made by Paly Parent on Jan. 17, 2008
Last comment by Concerned Parent, on Jan 23, 2008 at 5:07 pm | 33 comments | 5001 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 | 5174 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Anti-stress plan targets winter-break homework

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Original post made on Sep. 24, 2008
Last comment by choti, on Oct 22, 2009 at 8:11 am | 33 comments | 3606 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Reopening Garland Elementary is a top priority

Pushed by new housing, the Palo Alto Unified School District is likely to grow by 1,221 students in the next five years:...

Original post made on Dec. 16, 2008
Last comment by Grandma, on Dec 24, 2008 at 8:59 am | 33 comments | 2733 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

How bad is the drug problem at Palo Alto high schools?

Rylan Fuchs, a good looking, white, 17 year old high school student in Danville, was shot and killed this week apparently...

Original post made by Sarah on Jan. 24, 2009
Last comment by rick, on Apr 29, 2009 at 8:17 am | 33 comments | 5157 Views
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Naked Men and Pineapple with Tomato
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