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SCHOOLS & KIDS

Mysterious school policy proposal becomes hot potato

Palo Alto school board Vice President Melissa Baten Caswell is asking her colleagues to consider adopting additional conflict-of-interest...

Original post made on Dec. 5, 2014
Last comment by kludged, on Dec 8, 2014 at 8:36 am | 44 comments | 8657 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Editorial: A 'moon shot' denied

Three of Palo Alto's five school board members courageously and emphatically said 'no' Tuesday night to initiating a months-long...

Original post made on Jan. 29, 2016
Last comment by Innovator, on Feb 1, 2016 at 11:54 pm | 44 comments | 6905 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Editorial: The looming election

Unusual opportunities exist this fall for qualified and motivated newcomers to seek and win seats on the Palo Alto City Council...

Original post made on Apr. 1, 2016
Last comment by Bacon is bad for you, on Apr 3, 2016 at 10:20 pm | 44 comments | 3116 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

What can we do about recent crime in Palo Alto?

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Original post made by Package on Jul. 13, 2008
Last comment by Dave, on Jul 23, 2008 at 10:48 pm | 44 comments | 4430 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Pedestrian hit by a Prius in downtown Palo Alto

Palo Alto paramedics treat an injured woman pedestrian after she was hit by a Toyota Prius around 6:30 p.m. Wednesday in...

Original post made on Nov. 12, 2008
Last comment by New conversation, on Nov 14, 2008 at 5:45 am | 44 comments | 3158 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Palo Alto 'dog haven' idea floated

A "dog haven" in Palo Alto? Recreation leaders are pondering the idea, and plan to call a public meeting this fall to collect...

Original post made on Jul. 9, 2009
Last comment by Mom, on Jul 15, 2009 at 6:37 pm | 44 comments | 6481 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Commission voices support for new 'tech corridor'

Members of Palo Alto's Planning and Transportation Commission came out in favor of transforming a segment of Park Boulevard...

Original post made on May. 9, 2013
Last comment by resident, on Nov 18, 2013 at 7:54 pm | 44 comments | 20455 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Questions follow surprise resignation of Sofia University head

Students and faculty at Palo Alto's Sofia University are asking questions following the surprise resignation Saturday of...

Original post made on Dec. 18, 2013
Last comment by Neighbor, on Jul 18, 2014 at 9:14 pm | 44 comments | 19954 Views

ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

The Security State is a Good Thing

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Original post made by Jim on Jun. 3, 2007
Last comment by Walter_E_Wallis, on Jun 7, 2007 at 9:15 am | 44 comments | 3720 Views

ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

Worst. President. Ever.

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Original post made by Mike on Apr. 9, 2008
Last comment by The Real Perspective, on Apr 12, 2008 at 3:05 pm | 44 comments | 3258 Views

ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

The new new election thread

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Original post made by OhlonePar on Sep. 5, 2008
Last comment by OhlonePar, on Sep 6, 2008 at 9:15 pm | 44 comments | 2507 Views

ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

Palin pre-empts state report, clears self in probe

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Original post made by Just When You Think You\'ve Seen It All on Oct. 9, 2008
Last comment by Sally, on Oct 11, 2008 at 9:22 pm | 44 comments | 2424 Views

ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

Page Mill tenants protest through Palo Alto

Tenants and youth activists assembled near the Page Mill Properties headquarters Wednesday afternoon to wave banners, sing...

Original post made on Mar. 11, 2009
Last comment by To YSK, on Mar 14, 2009 at 2:58 pm | 44 comments | 2741 Views

ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

Burt: Audit 'exonerates' Children's Theatre staff

The new auditor report on the Palo Alto police investigation of the Children's Theatre has exonerated the theater's staff...

Original post made on May. 29, 2009
Last comment by Anna, on Jun 10, 2009 at 3:43 am | 44 comments | 2834 Views

ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

US budget crisis fix per the Economist

Original post made by al norte sm on Apr. 22, 2011
Last comment by al norte sm, on May 5, 2011 at 10:49 am | 44 comments | 2149 Views

ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

Why is Barack Obama allowing Libya to twist in the wind?

The Libyan people are being crushed under the relentless attacks from Quadaffi. A straight-forward air cover, from the beginning,...

Original post made by Steve on Apr. 29, 2011
Last comment by Gramps knows best!, on Oct 21, 2011 at 11:14 am | 44 comments | 2244 Views

ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

Reagan Debate - postponed, now on tonight

Should be an interesting show. We finally get the front runners together in one place. The debate was originally scheduled...

Original post made by Pearl on Sep. 7, 2011
Last comment by svatoid, on Sep 15, 2011 at 10:57 am | 44 comments | 1916 Views

ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

County embarks on long road to fix congested expressways

Faced with thickening traffic jams throughout its expressway network, Santa Clara County officials are considering a range...

Original post made on Jul. 18, 2014
Last comment by Silly, on Jul 24, 2014 at 3:59 pm | 44 comments | 6674 Views

ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

Silicon Valley's year: 'amazing' but with 'perils'

Joint Venture Silicon Valley's annual economic study found that 2015 was a year of record-breaking growth and prosperity,...

Original post made on Feb. 11, 2016
Last comment by Ed Barbar, on Feb 12, 2016 at 8:06 pm | 44 comments | 77475 Views

AROUND TOWN

New signs confirm that TJs is coming to Town & Country

Have you seen the new signs at Town & Country Village? Gone are the old reader boards, icons since the 1950's. The new...

Original post made by Carol Garsten on Nov. 14, 2008
Last comment by Paly Parent, on Nov 20, 2008 at 12:55 pm | 44 comments | 3492 Views
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