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SCHOOLS & KIDS

Palo Alto school district plans for boundary changes

With plans underway to reopen Garland School in November 2010, the school board discussed reconfiguring school boundaries...

Original post made on Jan. 28, 2009
Last comment by Erin, on Feb 2, 2009 at 11:57 am | 44 comments | 3176 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

School district will try again on new calendar

When the dust settled after Tuesday's rancorous Palo Alto Board of Education meeting, at which a scheduled vote on academic...

Original post made on Nov. 13, 2010
Last comment by palo alto mom, on Nov 20, 2010 at 9:35 am | 44 comments | 5389 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

School board enthusiastic about new classes at Paly

Three new classes proposed for Palo Alto High School next year are part of a larger effort to better "align" high school...

Original post made on Feb. 16, 2012
Last comment by local parent, on Feb 24, 2012 at 10:35 am | 44 comments | 4702 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Overall school-bond tax bills to rise 19.5 percent

Property owners in the Palo Alto school district will see higher tax bills following school board approval last week of a...

Original post made on Jun. 22, 2012
Last comment by Wayne Martin, on Jun 28, 2012 at 11:02 am | 44 comments | 5270 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Protest at Charlie Munger and Mandy Lowell's House -- PHOTOS

The Los Angeles Times covered the protest at Charlie Munger and Mandy Lowell's Hamilton Avenue home yesterday. Charlie and...

Original post made by Cal Teachers on Nov. 2, 2012
Last comment by Hmmm, on Nov 5, 2012 at 11:53 am | 44 comments | 4598 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Editorial: So far, all take, no give on Cubberley site

We had high hopes in November, 2011 when the Palo Alto City Council adopted an ambitious work plan aimed at determining a...

Original post made on Mar. 15, 2013
Last comment by Alex Panelli, on Mar 19, 2013 at 9:18 am | 44 comments | 4376 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

McGee calls for committee work on new elementary school

The Palo Alto school district's debate over the urgency to open a 13th elementary school, defined by years of delays in decision...

Original post made on Sep. 24, 2014
Last comment by JLS Mom, on Sep 30, 2014 at 12:13 am | 44 comments | 6645 Views

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 | 8943 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 | 7389 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 | 3922 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 | 4549 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 | 3355 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 | 6589 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 | 21043 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 | 20695 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 | 4000 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 | 3352 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 | 2572 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 | 2464 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 | 2884 Views
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