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PALO ALTO ISSUES

School district asks for quick approval of big pay raises

The Palo Alto school district has reached what it says are its first-ever multi-year contracts with teachers and classified...

Original post made on May. 9, 2016
Last comment by Gunn High Parent , on May 21, 2016 at 4:47 pm | 60 comments | 5518 Views

BOOKS

Hundreds line up for former president Jimmy Carter

Hundreds of people lined up Tuesday night (Oct. 26) at Kepler's bookstore in Menlo Park to exchange a quick smile with former...

Original post made on Oct. 28, 2010
Last comment by Which Carter?, on Oct 29, 2010 at 7:21 pm | 16 comments | 5518 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

Commission seeks more police-building options

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Original post made on Aug. 23, 2007
Last comment by Anonymous, on Sep 2, 2007 at 6:16 pm | 26 comments | 5517 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

How the community can save our schools

With its record-breaking number of merit scholars and outstanding SAT test scores, the Palo Alto Unified School District...

Original post made on Apr. 1, 2012
Last comment by tunnel vision, on Apr 7, 2012 at 2:41 pm | 28 comments | 5517 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Midtown meeting with police chief

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Original post made by Midtown resident on Jul. 18, 2006
Last comment by Jocelyn Dong, on Jul 19, 2006 at 12:26 pm | 1 comment | 5517 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

Why not sell Palo Alto Utilities? It makes financial sense.

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Original post made by Otto on May. 10, 2007
Last comment by Fred, on May 17, 2007 at 7:37 pm | 80 comments | 5516 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

FLES - How should we implement it?

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Original post made by Tired Parent on Feb. 1, 2007
Last comment by Lisa Steinback, on Feb 12, 2007 at 2:19 pm | 9 comments | 5516 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Cheating concerns emerge from Save the 2008 campaign

Grassroots school-reform campaign Save the 2,008 served as a platform at Tuesday night's school board meeting to address...

Original post made on Sep. 9, 2015
Last comment by In the Recent Past, on Sep 15, 2015 at 8:18 am | 73 comments | 5515 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Shooting in East Palo Alto kills one

An East Palo Alto resident died after being shot on Friday night, April 10, police said. East Palo Alto police arrived at...

Original post made on Apr. 13, 2015
There are no comments yet. 5515 Views

SPORTS

Mayfield - a hit

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Original post made by Soccer Mom on Sep. 25, 2006
Last comment by Paul Losch, on Sep 25, 2006 at 6:02 pm | 1 comment | 5515 Views

AROUND TOWN

Family: Caltrain victim lost battle against mental illness

The man struck by a train in Menlo Park Friday morning was Eric Salvatierra, a 39-year-old Palo Alto resident, according...

Original post made on Mar. 11, 2012
Last comment by Kemery, on Mar 16, 2012 at 12:24 pm | 16 comments | 5515 Views

AROUND TOWN

Plastic bag era comes to an end in Palo Alto

For Palo Alto shoppers, the question "Paper or plastic?" officially becomes an anachronism Monday, as the city's new ban...

Original post made on Jul. 1, 2013
Last comment by Resident, on Aug 1, 2013 at 8:29 am | 32 comments | 5515 Views

RESTAURANTS

The Counter on CAL Ave.- not worth it

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Original post made by Gira on Dec. 4, 2006
Last comment by Resident, on Feb 6, 2009 at 12:21 pm | 10 comments | 5515 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

In search of high-quality preschool for all

With a Stanford University education and decades of hands-on experience with kids, Carol Thomsen is something of an expert...

Original post made on Sep. 14, 2012
Last comment by Tyler Hanley, on Sep 17, 2012 at 11:15 am | 4 comments | 5514 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

School board eyes greater consistency at Palo Alto's high schools

Original post made on Aug. 26, 2015
Last comment by outsider, on Aug 29, 2015 at 3:46 pm | 69 comments | 5514 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Stanford loses bid to renew EPA charter schools

Stanford University was rebuffed Wednesday in its bid to renew the charter of a struggling East Palo Alto elementary school...

Original post made on Apr. 15, 2010
Last comment by something smells fishy, on Apr 21, 2010 at 11:42 pm | 17 comments | 5513 Views

AROUND TOWN

Aggressive Homeless 2

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Original post made by Kate on Mar. 2, 2007
Last comment by Kate, on Mar 20, 2007 at 12:32 pm | 43 comments | 5513 Views

AROUND TOWN

Car flips into Palo Alto parking garage

A Ford Mustang that skidded on a fog-drenched roadway plunged several feet into the lower level of a parking garage on Birch...

Original post made on Nov. 29, 2011
Last comment by daniel, on Nov 30, 2011 at 7:52 am | 19 comments | 5513 Views

AROUND TOWN

Class of '15 profiles: Taking the roads less traveled

It takes courage to walk to the beat of your own drum at any point in life, but perhaps particularly so during high school. Read...

Original post made on Jun. 4, 2015
Last comment by thank you, on Jun 4, 2015 at 3:53 pm | 3 comments | 5513 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

$50 million for a police HQ?

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Original post made by Mondo on Apr. 11, 2007
Last comment by Petey, on Apr 18, 2007 at 11:55 pm | 57 comments | 5511 Views
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