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SCHOOLS & KIDS

Elementary Mandarin popular in Palo Alto

Palo Alto's elementary Mandarin Immersion Program is wildly popular among local families, with 69 students applying for 22...

Original post made on May. 25, 2010
Last comment by old old arguments, on Jun 10, 2010 at 11:33 pm | 59 comments | 5465 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

College Board to offer make-up SAT

The College Board will offer a special "make-up exam in the very near future" or refund fees after a scheduled administration...

Original post made on May. 5, 2012
Last comment by Dodging, on May 17, 2012 at 8:28 pm | 59 comments | 11924 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Editorial: Caswell, Dauber, Emberling for school board

The last time there was an election for school board in Palo Alto was five years ago, just a few months after Superintendent...

Original post made on Oct. 12, 2012
Last comment by Gunn Grad, on Oct 19, 2012 at 1:12 pm | 59 comments | 6527 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Gunn, Paly graduates reflect on their high school experiences

Graduates of Gunn and Palo Alto high schools feel well prepared academically and socially for college, though more than a...

Original post made on Nov. 15, 2013
Last comment by Midtowner, on Nov 20, 2013 at 10:12 pm | 59 comments | 44123 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Man badly beaten outside Palo Alto restaurant

Palo Alto police are working to identify four men who beat another man unconscious outside a downtown restaurant early Wednesday...

Original post made on Feb. 26, 2009
Last comment by GinaB, on May 5, 2009 at 2:38 am | 59 comments | 3474 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

No charge in crash that hurt twin boys on Menlo Park sidewalk

Edward Nelson, the 90-year-old driver whose SUV jumped a curb and pinned 6-year-old twin boys against a wall in downtown...

Original post made on Jan. 24, 2014
Last comment by kludged, on Feb 3, 2014 at 11:14 am | 59 comments | 20585 Views

SPORTS

Paly girls' season comes to an end after forfeiting playoff win

While the SCVAL El Camino Division champion Palo Alto girls' soccer team was looking forward to Saturday's Central Coast...

Original post made on Feb. 21, 2013
Last comment by PALY Soccer Parent, on Feb 23, 2013 at 6:37 pm | 59 comments | 5948 Views

ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

Global Warming Doubts are Increasing Among Scientists

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Original post made by Greg on Dec. 20, 2007
Last comment by Mike, on Dec 28, 2007 at 3:29 pm | 59 comments | 4061 Views

ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

Page Mill Properties sues EPA in rent dispute

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Original post made on Jan. 16, 2008
Last comment by jperspective, on Feb 9, 2008 at 6:28 am | 59 comments | 5433 Views

ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

McCain Shifts to Nearly All Negative Ads

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Original post made by Greg K on Oct. 4, 2008
Last comment by narnia, on Oct 7, 2008 at 5:17 pm | 59 comments | 3919 Views

ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

CT Court Overturns Gay Marriage Ban - one more step

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Original post made by SkepticAl on Oct. 10, 2008
Last comment by Marriage Changes, on Oct 16, 2008 at 5:33 pm | 59 comments | 3505 Views

ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

Arlen Specter will switch his party affiliation

Original post made by Sharon on Apr. 28, 2009
Last comment by food for fhought, on May 6, 2009 at 11:53 pm | 59 comments | 2376 Views

ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

what does "pro life" really mean?

Dr. George Tiller, whose Wichita, Kansas, women's clinic has been the target of anti-abortion protests for years, was shot...

Original post made by Dick on May. 31, 2009
Last comment by The Real Sharon, on Jun 3, 2009 at 6:58 am | 59 comments | 3625 Views

ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

Caltrain deficit could force major service cuts

Faced with a staggering deficit, Caltrain will consider cutting its service significantly in the next 15 months, spokeswoman...

Original post made on Apr. 2, 2010
Last comment by Milkdeliveryman, on Feb 5, 2011 at 11:13 pm | 59 comments | 4366 Views

ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

Palo Alto leads charge against Proposition 23

In recent months, Palo Alto has become ground zero for Proposition 23 opposition. The City Council passed a resolution last...

Original post made on Oct. 29, 2010
Last comment by Let's go Giants!, on Nov 1, 2010 at 9:07 pm | 59 comments | 3843 Views

ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

Anna Eshoo opposes Obama tax deal

Congresswoman Anna Eshoo is not happy about a White House tax proposal, crafted with Congressional Republicans, that would,...

Original post made on Dec. 10, 2010
Last comment by anonymous, on Dec 17, 2010 at 5:30 pm | 59 comments | 3025 Views

ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

Mitt Romney goes from "Mr Inevitable" to loser - why?

The Inevitable Nominee started the week as the winner of the first two primaries (he thought) and held a commanding lead...

Original post made by Pepp on Jan. 21, 2012
Last comment by Jan Marks, on Feb 17, 2012 at 10:56 am | 59 comments | 2612 Views

ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

Time for true monument to Reagan in DC?

Ronald Reagan was far ahead of his time, yet he was also in the center of it. He foresaw missle defense, when most thought...

Original post made by Jerry on May. 21, 2012
Last comment by VoxPop, on May 27, 2012 at 9:35 pm | 59 comments | 2771 Views

AROUND TOWN

Latest allergy-based redwood removal denied

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Original post made on Nov. 7, 2007
Last comment by Ed, on May 5, 2008 at 2:25 pm | 59 comments | 7965 Views

AROUND TOWN

The new traffic light to Paly

With the new traffic light only 5-6 cars can turn left into Paly from Embarcadero in the morning. Because of that, there...

Original post made by Michele on Dec. 7, 2009
Last comment by PA Commuter, on Dec 17, 2009 at 10:00 am | 59 comments | 3925 Views
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