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Palo Alto council to debate budget changes

A budget that includes fee increases for a wide range of services, higher rates for plots at community gardens and elimination...

Original post made on Jun. 11, 2012
Last comment by Peter Carpenter, on Jun 12, 2012 at 11:41 am | 51 comments | 1201 Views


Palo Alto council takes stand against marijuana measure

With marijuana advocates pushing for Palo Alto to allow pot dispensaries, city officials took a firm stance Monday night...

Original post made on Sep. 11, 2012
Last comment by Thomas Seay, on Nov 6, 2012 at 11:38 am | 51 comments | 7447 Views


Dog park proposed for Pardee Park

Three alternatives for a possible dog park at Eleanor Pardee Park in Palo Alto are under consideration as the park undergoes...

Original post made on Feb. 27, 2013
Last comment by Mr.Recycle, on Mar 5, 2013 at 4:11 pm | 51 comments | 2657 Views


Bill for Maybell election could top $600,000

An election for Palo Alto's recently approved housing development on Maybell Avenue would cost the city more than $600,000...

Original post made on Aug. 7, 2013
Last comment by BP resident, on Aug 8, 2013 at 7:54 pm | 51 comments | 1199 Views


Foes of Maybell development shift focus from project site

Palo Alto's most controversial housing development of the moment would occupy a nondescript orchard site in the Green Acres...

Original post made on Aug. 29, 2013
Last comment by No to Zoning Changes, on Sep 3, 2013 at 4:33 pm | 51 comments | 3427 Views


Downtown development sparks architecture debate

With its glassy walls, boxy shape, 50-foot height and preponderance of office space, a four-story building proposed for 240...

Original post made on Sep. 5, 2013
Last comment by bru, on Sep 14, 2013 at 5:36 pm | 51 comments | 173707 Views


Downtown affordable-housing complex officially opens

A decade-long effort to build a downtown Palo Alto affordable housing project officially came to fruition Friday afternoon...

Original post made on Feb. 7, 2014
Last comment by Craig Laughton, on Feb 11, 2014 at 4:29 pm | 51 comments | 7103 Views


Stanford housing proposal faces appeal

A proposal by Stanford University to build 180 housing units on California Avenue under a 2005 agreement with the city is...

Original post made on May. 27, 2014
Last comment by Mark Weiss, on Jun 3, 2014 at 3:45 pm | 51 comments | 4482 Views


High-tech hub proposed for Palo Alto's Varsity Theatre

Plans for downtown's historic Varsity Theatre took another turn this week when building owner Chop Keenan submitted a proposal...

Original post made on Jul. 3, 2014
Last comment by jaa, on Jul 7, 2014 at 5:17 pm | 51 comments | 6096 Views


Profound Insult to PAUSD Community


Original post made by Parent on Feb. 16, 2007
Last comment by Parent, on Mar 7, 2007 at 2:16 pm | 51 comments | 6255 Views


How do you get kids to do their homework?


Original post made by Desperate Mom on Mar. 4, 2008
Last comment by Danny, on Mar 14, 2008 at 3:56 pm | 51 comments | 4330 Views


Why does LAH attend PAUSD?


Original post made by Paly Alum on Jul. 21, 2008
Last comment by Roger Batavia, on Aug 1, 2008 at 4:55 pm | 51 comments | 3712 Views


Transfer Tax to Fund Schools?

Given how our housing values are tied to the quality of our schools, shouldn't we insist on a transfer tax for all this new...

Original post made by PA Parent on Feb. 15, 2009
Last comment by anonymous, on Feb 22, 2009 at 3:51 pm | 51 comments | 3086 Views


what are the good elementary schools

we are moving into the area in august from london with 2 boys of 7 and 10 and have no idea where to live and where to send...

Original post made by on Apr. 18, 2010
Last comment by Anon, on Apr 24, 2010 at 1:06 pm | 51 comments | 3690 Views


Tight school board race sparks lively discussion

A competitive race for Palo Alto Board of Education has stirred spirited discussion this fall, unlike the last school board...

Original post made on Oct. 5, 2012
Last comment by determinant, on Oct 16, 2012 at 10:53 am | 51 comments | 3153 Views


Marijuana use by middle school kids

I am a parent of a middle school boy, and have discovered that he has been experimenting with marijuana. I also know that...

Original post made by concerned parent on Sep. 26, 2013
Last comment by beware of surveys, on Sep 30, 2013 at 10:25 pm | 51 comments | 2854 Views


Pipe-wielding teens fight with Palo Alto police

Two 16-year-old boys brandishing large plastic pipes threatened to "beat up" a construction worker on University Avenue Saturday...

Original post made on Jun. 8, 2009
Last comment by Citizen, on Jun 11, 2009 at 3:09 pm | 51 comments | 1829 Views


Superintendent releases statement on suicide

The following message was delivered by Palo Alto Unified School District Superintendent Kevin Skelly to a PTA-sponsored forum...

Original post made on Oct. 23, 2009
Last comment by Barron Park parent, on Oct 28, 2009 at 9:32 pm | 51 comments | 2156 Views


Bicycle thefts on rise in Palo Alto

Numerous bicycle thefts have been reported throughout Palo Alto since March 28, police said Wednesday. "The thefts have been...

Original post made on Apr. 18, 2012
Last comment by thefts, on Apr 24, 2012 at 10:54 am | 51 comments | 17058 Views


Zumot's attorney looks to overturn murder conviction

The attorney for Paul Zumot, the Palo Alto man convicted last year of strangling his girlfriend and burning down the Addison...

Original post made on Jul. 26, 2012
Last comment by @ go tax, on Jul 28, 2012 at 6:42 am | 51 comments | 777 Views
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