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AROUND TOWN

Buena Vista appraiser blasts council's direction, threatens to resign

An appraiser tasked by Palo Alto officials with recalculating how much assistance residents of the Buena Vista Mobile Home...

Original post made on May. 13, 2015
Last comment by to bill, on May 13, 2015 at 10:31 pm | 33 comments | 6748 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Gunn explores scheduling changes

Changes for Gunn High School's bell schedule seem likely in the next school year, but it was made clear at a block-schedule...

Original post made on Mar. 11, 2015
Last comment by Marc Vincenti, on May 13, 2015 at 9:13 pm | 43 comments | 8088 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Gunn schedule change wins support

Despite mostly broad support expressed at Tuesday's school board meeting for the structure of a new bell schedule for Gunn...

Original post made on May. 13, 2015
Last comment by A student died while in zero period, on May 13, 2015 at 7:23 pm | 60 comments | 4513 Views

SPORTS

Menlo College AD inducted into wrestling hall of fame

==BI Oaks report == Menlo College not only hosted the 2015 National Wrestling Hall of Fame/California Chapter induction...

Original post made on May. 13, 2015
Last comment by Menlo_Football_Forever, on May 13, 2015 at 6:14 pm | 1 comment | 890 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Was this your kid?

Around 9.40am this morning, while driving on Channing, I came across a girl, appearing to be of high school age, biking down...

Original post made by Concerned on May. 12, 2015
Last comment by CrescentParkAnon., on May 13, 2015 at 5:16 pm | 9 comments | 859 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Palo Alto woman scares off late-night burglar

Palo Alto police say a woman frightened off a burglar who broke into her home on Hopkins Avenue Tuesday night. Read the...

Original post made on May. 13, 2015
Last comment by Whiskers, on May 13, 2015 at 4:39 pm | 2 comments | 4733 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Door to Door Solicitation Scam is back

Just FYI, our family recently got a visit from one of those door to door scammers that come by the house every once in a...

Original post made by Fed up with scammers on May. 13, 2015
There are no comments yet. 1338 Views

SPORTS

Diepenbrock returns to coach Paly boys basketball

The start of the 2015-16 school year will find Palo Alto High with a new athletic director and the framework for the school's...

Original post made on May. 13, 2015
Last comment by Paly Hoop Faithful, on May 13, 2015 at 12:54 pm | 1 comment | 3328 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Letters to the editor

Flat isn't fair Read letters here http://www.paloaltoonline.com/print/story/2015/03/27/letters-to-the-editor posted Friday,...

Original post made on Mar. 27, 2015
Last comment by Wouter Dito, on May 13, 2015 at 8:39 am | 3 comments | 1486 Views

AROUND TOWN

We Need Your Opinion On A Bicycle Skills/Sport Facility!

It is without a doubt, an unbelievable amount, of Palo Altans that have bicycles. In that region, quite a few cyclists...

Original post made by GunnBarrel on Apr. 23, 2015
Last comment by Darrin, on May 13, 2015 at 8:36 am | 12 comments | 1222 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

resources for homeschoolers

I have recently started homeschooling my kids and I was wondering if any veteran homeschoolers ever use tutors. I suspect...

Original post made by amom on Nov. 19, 2008
Last comment by I'm a bhomeschooler and I LOVE it!, on May 13, 2015 at 7:25 am | 17 comments | 6019 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

Buena Vista Appraiser to Council: No Trailer Values Change

Beccaria & Weber, the appraisers of the Buena Vista mobile home park, wrote to the Palo Alto City Council that no adjustment...

Original post made by Joe on May. 11, 2015
Last comment by Joe, on May 13, 2015 at 6:52 am | 26 comments | 1121 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

Tsay helps Stanford women reach the Round of 16 in NCAA tennis

Ellen Tsay got one final chance to play on her home court and she made the most of it, winning her match at No. 5 singles...

Original post made on May. 12, 2015
There are no comments yet. 1602 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

Menlo tennis a step closer to tying historic CCS mark

It has been another season of tests for the Menlo School boys tennis team, which has in most cases reduced opponents to pop...

Original post made on May. 12, 2015
There are no comments yet. 807 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

Steffens, Neushul among top three Cutino Award finalists

Stanford's Kiley Neushul and Maggie Steffens were named two of three finalists for the prestigious Peter J. Cutino Award,...

Original post made on May. 12, 2015
There are no comments yet. 604 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

Hoffpauir home run gives Stanford baseball a win over Dons

Zach Hoffpauir hit a three-run homer in the bottom of the seventh inning to lift the Stanford baseball team to a 6-5 nonconference...

Original post made on May. 12, 2015
There are no comments yet. 539 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

Stanford's Fawcett, Goldstein receive tennis honors

==BI Cardinal corner == The Stanford men's tennis team was represented with two selections among the ITA Northwest Region's...

Original post made on May. 12, 2015
There are no comments yet. 582 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

Palo Alto set to pass 'urgency' law to protect retail

Retail in Palo Alto is easy to support but hard to define. Read the full story here http://paloaltoonline.com/print/story/2015/05/08/palo-alto-set-to-pass-urgency-law-to-protect-re...

Original post made on May. 8, 2015
Last comment by Inadvertent humor, on May 12, 2015 at 10:59 pm | 10 comments | 5338 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

Is the power out in South Palo Alto?

Just got a call from someone who works @ the corner of Fabian Wy. & Charleston asking if other areas were experiencing the...

Original post made by David on May. 12, 2015
Last comment by parent, on May 12, 2015 at 12:40 pm | 2 comments | 444 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

Jerry Hill helping Airlines get unfair tax break

Airlines are looking for a big tax break in California http://www.latimes.com/business/hiltzik/la-fi-hiltzik-20150503-column.html#page=1 "It's...

Original post made by Not amused on May. 3, 2015
Last comment by musical, on May 12, 2015 at 11:51 am | 13 comments | 901 Views
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