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SCHOOLS & KIDS

Palo Alto schools usher in new era of testing

Students across the Palo Alto Unified School District are sitting down to computers over the next few weeks to take the state's...

Original post made on Apr. 24, 2015
Last comment by Engineer, on Apr 27, 2015 at 10:07 pm | 39 comments | 7580 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Editorial: Calling out cheating

Parents and students didn't agree on much at Tuesday's school board meeting on what further reforms would improve the learning...

Original post made on Sep. 11, 2015
Last comment by Buddy, on Feb 23, 2016 at 2:51 pm | 39 comments | 5001 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Guest Opinion: 'Giftedness' overlooked in social-emotional education discussions

"Sharon, you're smart, you're nice, and you're good at sports. You're going to have a great life," a friend told me during...

Original post made on Aug. 19, 2016
Last comment by Rheinlander, 4 hours ago | 39 comments | 7176 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Blaine Marchant 'can join graduation events'

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Original post made on Jun. 10, 2007
Last comment by anon., on Jun 26, 2007 at 12:13 am | 39 comments | 4532 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Details of Children's Theatre thefts disclosed

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Original post made on Mar. 7, 2008
Last comment by Person, on Mar 24, 2008 at 8:15 am | 39 comments | 4582 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Seven arrested in East Palo Alto drug sting

Seven persons, aged 42 to 66, were arrested in a "Buyer Beware" drug sting operation in East Palo Alto Tuesday, Police Chief...

Original post made on Jun. 17, 2009
Last comment by closerthanyouknow, on Jun 22, 2009 at 1:45 pm | 39 comments | 3299 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Palo Alto police search home, find marijuana farm

Palo Alto police discovered an "elaborate" indoor marijuana farm when executing a search warrant at a home in the 300 block...

Original post made on Sep. 30, 2009
Last comment by Nuno, on Oct 26, 2009 at 9:56 am | 39 comments | 4352 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Playground structure torched in Palo Alto

Palo Alto police are looking for a group of youths who burned down a play structure at Hoover Park Wednesday night. The fire...

Original post made on Jul. 8, 2010
Last comment by Mike, on Jul 14, 2010 at 4:01 pm | 39 comments | 4680 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Man dies on Caltrain tracks in Palo Alto

A person was fatally struck by a train in Palo Alto Thursday night, a Caltrain spokeswoman said. The victim was an adult...

Original post made on Feb. 24, 2012
Last comment by musical, on Feb 25, 2012 at 4:29 pm | 39 comments | 2265 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

SAP Palo Alto vice president arrested for LEGO scam

The vice president of Palo Alto software firm SAP Labs, LLC will be charged on Tuesday with four felony burglary charges...

Original post made on May. 21, 2012
Last comment by sea reddy, on Jun 27, 2015 at 6:55 am | 39 comments | 268417 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Cyclist robbed at gunpoint near Town & Country Village

Palo Alto police said they are investigating an armed robbery that took place Tuesday around 10:30 p.m. on the bicycle path...

Original post made on Jul. 25, 2012
Last comment by musical, on Jul 27, 2012 at 4:00 pm | 39 comments | 3474 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Status of Brock Turner (ex-Stanford Swimmer) Case?

I thought Brock Turner's latest court hearing was suppose to be March 30. I have not seen anything in the press about the...

Original post made by curious on Mar. 31, 2015
Last comment by Craig Laughton, on Apr 17, 2015 at 2:43 pm | 39 comments | 8581 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

CHP: Motorcyclist splitting lanes when crash occurred

A motorcyclist killed Tuesday in a crash on U.S. Highway 101 in Palo Alto appears to have been splitting lanes at a high...

Original post made on Sep. 23, 2015
Last comment by Chip, on Oct 12, 2015 at 12:12 pm | 39 comments | 9450 Views

ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

Israel's War of Terror

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Original post made by Tej Uberoi on Jun. 20, 2007
Last comment by resident, on Jul 3, 2007 at 4:20 pm | 39 comments | 4125 Views

ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

Nuclear Power not Efficient Enough

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Original post made by Richard on Mar. 5, 2008
Last comment by Engineer, on Mar 10, 2008 at 8:02 pm | 39 comments | 3779 Views

ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

Cheap solar power poised to undercut oil and gas by half

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Original post made by Mike on Apr. 3, 2008
Last comment by RS, on Apr 7, 2008 at 1:56 pm | 39 comments | 3006 Views

ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

The Deniers: The World Renowned Scientists Who Stood Up Against Global Warming Hysteria, Political Persecution, and Fraud

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Original post made by Jarred on Apr. 22, 2008
Last comment by Jarred, on Apr 26, 2008 at 7:41 am | 39 comments | 6493 Views

ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

Sarah Palin and Downs Syndrome

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Original post made by Gary on Aug. 31, 2008
Last comment by pam, on Sep 1, 2008 at 8:42 pm | 39 comments | 2663 Views

ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

Eshoo: 'Phone Town Hall' on health care tonight

U.S. Rep. Anna Eshoo, D-Palo Alto, will hold a telephone meeting with constituents tonight (Wednesday) to discuss health...

Original post made on Aug. 19, 2009
Last comment by WAKEUP, on Aug 25, 2009 at 12:17 am | 39 comments | 2345 Views

ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

Page Mill: Change East Palo Alto boundaries

Page Mill Properties, the largest landlord in East Palo Alto, is asking San Mateo County to remove a section of East Palo...

Original post made on Sep. 3, 2009
Last comment by Mr. Update, on Sep 13, 2009 at 8:29 pm | 39 comments | 3077 Views
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