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Proposed massage ordinance breeds tension

A Palo Alto proposal to require massage parlors to keep detailed logs of clients has hit a nerve among local massage therapists...

Original post made on Apr. 6, 2011
Last comment by the_punnisher, on Apr 12, 2011 at 1:15 pm | 30 comments | 6453 Views

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Palo Alto seeks tougher tobacco laws

Smoking is hardly a burning issue in Palo Alto, but those who make it their vice of choice could soon encounter new pressures...

Original post made on Jun. 8, 2011
Last comment by DemVsGop, on Jun 11, 2011 at 5:10 pm | 30 comments | 1878 Views

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Palo Alto family dies in crash in British Columbia

A Palo Alto family of four was killed on a Canadian highway Friday afternoon when the camper they were in collided head-on...

Original post made on Jul. 23, 2011
Last comment by kristi, on Apr 30, 2014 at 4:52 pm | 30 comments | 2239 Views

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New theater, office building pitched for downtown

The historic MacArthur Park building in downtown Palo Alto would be relocated to make way for a new theater and a multi-story...

Original post made on Mar. 2, 2012
Last comment by Moncolonel, on Mar 6, 2012 at 1:44 pm | 30 comments | 2311 Views

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Plane makes emergency landing near Palo Alto Airport

A plane landed in the San Francisco Bay near the Dumbarton Bridge Sunday afternoon after its landing gear failed, according...

Original post made on May. 6, 2012
Last comment by stay informed, on May 26, 2012 at 8:41 am | 30 comments | 1285 Views

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Residential compostables program planned

Looking to reduce the amount of organic waste that ends up in its residential trash, City of Palo Alto Zero Waste will hold...

Original post made on Oct. 30, 2012
Last comment by Alison, on Nov 3, 2012 at 8:12 pm | 30 comments | 2011 Views

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No quick fixes for downtown's parking woes

With downtown residents up in arms about a shortage of parking spots on their blocks, Palo Alto officials approved on Tuesday...

Original post made on Nov. 14, 2012
Last comment by infrequent, on Nov 16, 2012 at 10:58 am | 30 comments | 2503 Views

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City looks to protect merchants during construction

With California Avenue's long-awaited renovation set to begin in about a month, city officials are considering ways to support...

Original post made on Dec. 16, 2013
Last comment by Cedric de La Beaujardiere, on Dec 20, 2013 at 2:12 am | 30 comments | 6506 Views

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Making a new downtown

On Aug. 19, 1904, a grocer named Frank Backus joined dozens of merchants and fellow Mayfield residents in asking the Board...

Original post made on Mar. 14, 2014
Last comment by Resident5, on Mar 21, 2014 at 1:20 pm | 30 comments | 6817 Views

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No love for glove law

Countless people flock to local bars looking to unwind with a beer or other alcoholic drink. But there's a new regular at...

Original post made on Mar. 14, 2014
Last comment by Franz Ferdinand, on Mar 18, 2014 at 4:27 pm | 30 comments | 4686 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

Projected increase of 500-600 students for Palo Alto high schools

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Original post made by Gunn senior on Apr. 26, 2007
Last comment by Grandchild, on May 26, 2007 at 3:15 pm | 29 comments | 4685 Views

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Palo Alto Residential Streets on Google StreetView

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Original post made by Anonymous on May. 31, 2007
Last comment by RS, on Jun 9, 2007 at 8:19 pm | 29 comments | 5879 Views

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City Council slate finalized at 12 candidates

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Original post made on Aug. 17, 2007
Last comment by Peter, on Aug 28, 2007 at 5:48 pm | 29 comments | 4312 Views

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NO on PAL building wins

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Original post made by PAL member on Nov. 30, 2007
Last comment by Mixed Media, on Dec 11, 2007 at 4:52 pm | 29 comments | 3631 Views

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Cost of "Green" in Palo Alto

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Original post made by Sally on Dec. 13, 2007
Last comment by joyce, on Dec 16, 2007 at 5:01 am | 29 comments | 3558 Views

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New 141K$ a year position in Human Resources??

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Original post made by fireman on Mar. 3, 2008
Last comment by John, on Feb 3, 2009 at 10:33 am | 29 comments | 3128 Views

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Condoleezza Rice is Pursuing the VP Spot

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Original post made by mike w b on Apr. 6, 2008
Last comment by Sarlat, on Apr 10, 2008 at 7:32 am | 29 comments | 2826 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

Why is Rinconada's swimming pool still closed on weekdays?

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Original post made by Flagrante on Jun. 19, 2008
Last comment by fireman, on Jun 23, 2008 at 10:48 pm | 29 comments | 3435 Views

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Stanford expansion juggles size, style

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Original post made on Aug. 12, 2008
Last comment by Nora Charles, on Aug 17, 2008 at 10:33 pm | 29 comments | 2657 Views

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Luring grocery stores problematic for Palo Alto

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Original post made on Aug. 14, 2008
Last comment by Fred Balin, on Aug 20, 2008 at 3:23 pm | 29 comments | 2611 Views
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