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PALO ALTO ISSUES

Editorial: What's in a name?

Instead of returning to further debate over what the Main Library should be named, City Council should recognize the folly...

Original post made on Apr. 4, 2014
Last comment by oops!, on Apr 7, 2014 at 3:16 pm | 43 comments | 5825 Views

ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

Family, friends call for search to resume for missing students

A search has been called off for two college students from the Bay Area who were swept into the ocean Monday at Bonny Doon...

Original post made on Jan. 20, 2016
Last comment by Mom, on Jan 20, 2016 at 10:54 pm | 2 comments | 5825 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

'All-you-can-fly' airline flies past Palo Alto, lands in San Carlos

Surf Air, the "all-you-can-fly" airline service that was supposed to take off from the Palo Alto Airport instead made a flyover,...

Original post made on Jul. 11, 2013
Last comment by Appreciative, on Dec 2, 2013 at 3:22 pm | 28 comments | 5824 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

Neighborhood group raises fresh concerns about Hamilton Avenue development

Months after losing an appeal, Palo Alto neighborhood leaders are voicing new concerns about an approved development at 240...

Original post made on Sep. 3, 2014
Last comment by curmudgeon, on Sep 5, 2014 at 4:17 pm | 37 comments | 5824 Views

ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

Daughter alleges misconduct in father's arrest

The daughter of Menlo Park resident William Burnett, an assistant professor at Stanford University, is alleging police misconduct...

Original post made on Dec. 1, 2011
Last comment by Anonymous, on Dec 16, 2011 at 12:53 am | 109 comments | 5824 Views

AROUND TOWN

Motorcyclist collides with deer on I-280

A man on a motorcycle was struck by a deer Wednesday, Oct. 31, after the animal ran onto an Interstate 280 exit ramp and...

Original post made on Nov. 1, 2012
Last comment by Highway 280 Steward, on Nov 20, 2012 at 9:42 pm | 20 comments | 5824 Views

AROUND TOWN

Police arrest alleged bike, electronics thief

Palo Alto police stopped a man on a bicycle for a traffic violation last week, only to discover that he had two outstanding...

Original post made on Feb. 20, 2014
Last comment by Hmmm, on Feb 23, 2014 at 2:32 pm | 8 comments | 5824 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Could the recent crime wave be related to the Nations Illegal immigration problem.

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Original post made by Giovanni on Aug. 6, 2006
Last comment by Duh, on Dec 27, 2006 at 10:12 pm | 24 comments | 5823 Views

AROUND TOWN

Plan for 'gateway' building in downtown Palo Alto moves ahead

Palo Alto's latest downtown project seeks to accomplish two things: blend seamlessly into the bustling, tech-savvy environment...

Original post made on Mar. 17, 2011
Last comment by YIMBY, on Apr 1, 2011 at 9:25 am | 42 comments | 5823 Views

AROUND TOWN

Peppy in pink

Omigod you guys! It's one of the dumbest musicals of all time! Well, dumb but fun. And dumb but kinda sweet. Read the full...

Original post made on Sep. 14, 2012
Last comment by theaterlover, on Sep 14, 2012 at 11:19 am | 1 comment | 5823 Views

AROUND TOWN

Stanford University to begin search for new president

A 19-member committee will begin next month to search for a successor to Stanford University President John Hennessy, who...

Original post made on Aug. 12, 2015
Last comment by Polly Wanacracker, on Aug 12, 2015 at 11:29 am | 1 comment | 5823 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

Commission candidates present plans for rundown library system

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Original post made on Aug. 2, 2007
Last comment by Resident, on Aug 16, 2007 at 9:14 pm | 24 comments | 5821 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

Mitchell Park Library

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Original post made by Natalie Fisher on Jun. 12, 2006
Last comment by Lynne Russell, on Jun 14, 2006 at 12:14 pm | 2 comments | 5820 Views

AROUND TOWN

Women's shelter closes, quickly reopens as rains move in

A new women's homeless shelter that successfully opened on Jan. 26 at a Palo Alto church abruptly closed on Thursday after...

Original post made on Mar. 1, 2014
Last comment by Craig Laughton, on Mar 31, 2014 at 4:44 pm | 50 comments | 5820 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

Driving on Christmas Tree Lane

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Original post made by Careful Driver on Dec. 7, 2006
Last comment by Chris, on Dec 19, 2006 at 7:59 pm | 7 comments | 5818 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Latin Language Instruction

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Original post made by interested in Latin on Mar. 25, 2007
Last comment by ABC, on Apr 1, 2007 at 7:40 am | 11 comments | 5818 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

Palo Alto approves AT&T's antenna plan

AT&T's controversial plan to install 80 antennas on utility poles throughout Palo Alto surged forward Monday night when the...

Original post made on Jan. 24, 2012
Last comment by Robert Smith, on Jan 27, 2012 at 4:53 pm | 35 comments | 5817 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

June airplane overturn caused by unknown engine failure

A Cessna 172S that crashed into the Palo Alto Baylands mud flats and flipped onto its roof last June totally lost engine...

Original post made on Mar. 22, 2012
Last comment by Peter Carpenter, on Mar 25, 2012 at 3:53 pm | 21 comments | 5816 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

Planning, infrastructure top city's 2014 agenda

Gathered in a cold room with metal folding chairs, a mere handful of electric outlets and no wireless Internet, Palo Alto...

Original post made on Feb. 1, 2014
Last comment by I'm probably gonna drive, on Feb 5, 2014 at 2:09 am | 19 comments | 5815 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

County Board of Education: new running candidate:Ellen Santiago

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Original post made by county board watcher on Sep. 29, 2008
Last comment by OhlonePar, on Oct 29, 2008 at 11:40 am | 77 comments | 5815 Views
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