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AROUND TOWN

Palo Alto celebrates 2012 Tall Tree Awards

Alison Cormack, John Barton, the Foundation for a College Education and Whole Foods Market were recognized as Palo Alto's...

Original post made on Apr. 12, 2012
Last comment by Kimberly Hurt-Pereira, on Apr 15, 2012 at 10:30 pm | 7 comments | 4186 Views

AROUND TOWN

Why is Sutter Health running misleading ads?

I've seen this ad twice now - both in the Mercury News and in the Palo Alto Weekly (page 25, Nov. 22 edition) It says "Finding...

Original post made by Michele on Nov. 22, 2013
Last comment by Michele, on Nov 25, 2013 at 11:01 am | 4 comments | 4186 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

School Stress

As a Paly mom I can tell you that part of the problem lies with the teachers unions. You cannot get rid of poor teachers,...

Original post made by palymom on Oct. 19, 2010
Last comment by TimH, on Oct 25, 2010 at 7:24 pm | 78 comments | 4185 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Victim AND rapist need our prayers

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Original post made by Ann on Nov. 3, 2007
Last comment by james, on Nov 9, 2007 at 4:00 pm | 33 comments | 4184 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

Palo Alto City Manager set to receive 25% raise in supplemental retirement income

No, this is not an "April Fools" joke, except perhaps one foisted upon the taxpayers and employees of the City of Palo Alto....

Original post made by The Shadow Knows on Apr. 1, 2013
Last comment by The Shadow Knows, on Apr 2, 2013 at 3:37 pm | 8 comments | 4183 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Civil-rights officials present harassment guidelines

More than 100 people showed up Thursday night to a parent-education event in which representatives from the U.S. Department...

Original post made on May. 17, 2013
Last comment by spectator at large, on May 19, 2013 at 11:17 pm | 39 comments | 4183 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

East Palo Alto man's murder trial to begin

The trial of a man accused of stabbing and slashing his girlfriend to death in her East Palo Alto apartment will begin on...

Original post made on Sep. 17, 2014
Last comment by Hmmm, on Oct 9, 2014 at 11:20 pm | 4 comments | 4183 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Anti-MI group wants election on Mah; cost =$1,000,000

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Original post made by Everyparent on Apr. 13, 2007
Last comment by taxpayer, on Apr 20, 2007 at 9:13 pm | 53 comments | 4182 Views

MOVIES

Star Trek

It was a fun movie. Definitely not excellent, but exciting in a few spots and humorous. And I'm glad I saw it on a big...

Original post made by Sarah on May. 10, 2009
Last comment by bruce, on May 13, 2009 at 12:15 am | 1 comment | 4182 Views

AROUND TOWN

Jim Burch's change of heart

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Original post made by HRC on Apr. 4, 2007
Last comment by Haddaway, on Apr 13, 2007 at 1:34 am | 29 comments | 4181 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

On Deadline: Facing breast cancer- even checking for it - is an act of courage

The recent revelations by superstar Angelina Jolie and locally famous Liz Kniss that they have had breast-cancer-related...

Original post made on May. 31, 2013
Last comment by Carroll Harrington, on May 31, 2013 at 12:21 am | 1 comment | 4180 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

New law requires car seats for kids 8 and younger

A new child safety law effective Jan. 1 will require kids in California to use a booster seat in a vehicle until they are...

Original post made on Dec. 29, 2011
Last comment by Sarah, on Jan 5, 2012 at 7:05 pm | 19 comments | 4180 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

Editorial: Five for City Council: Klein, Price, Holman, Scharff, Shepherd

The Palo Alto Weekly recommends Larry Klein, Gail Price, Karen Holman, Greg Scharff and Nancy Shepherd for election to the...

Original post made on Oct. 9, 2009
Last comment by Vivian Wells, on Nov 3, 2009 at 11:09 pm | 36 comments | 4179 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

Voters shoot down firefighters' Measure R 3-to-1

A proposal by Palo Alto's firefighters union to freeze staffing levels in the Fire Department went up in flames Tuesday after...

Original post made on Nov. 3, 2010
Last comment by 9ToF4, on Nov 5, 2010 at 6:18 pm | 76 comments | 4179 Views

AROUND TOWN

Stanford Clothing Drive saves students' castoffs from landfill

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Original post made on Jun. 21, 2007
Last comment by member, new, on Jun 26, 2007 at 12:52 pm | 7 comments | 4179 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

Respect for Redwoods

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Original post made by Megan McCaslin on Sep. 13, 2007
Last comment by Resident, on Sep 16, 2007 at 10:58 pm | 20 comments | 4178 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

MI Issue has divided this town

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Original post made by Parent on Jan. 31, 2007
Last comment by a parent, on Mar 6, 2007 at 6:53 pm | 23 comments | 4178 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

City of Palo Alto plans major layoffs, program cuts

The City of Palo Alto is planning to lay off dozens of workers, institute fees for visitors to its open-space preserves and...

Original post made on Apr. 9, 2010
Last comment by Wondering, on Apr 13, 2010 at 1:36 pm | 97 comments | 4177 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

'Time of healing' needed in school district

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Original post made on Jun. 28, 2007
Last comment by Tired, on Jul 1, 2007 at 4:48 pm | 13 comments | 4177 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

What's the best Halloween Costume you have seen?

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Original post made by Palo Verde Mom on Oct. 27, 2008
Last comment by OhlonePar, on Nov 4, 2008 at 1:10 pm | 32 comments | 4177 Views
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