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SCHOOLS & KIDS

Why is foreign language in the PAUSD taught at such a frenetic pace?

I am fluent in 3 languages. When I was in school here in the Bay Area, I took 6 years of French and learned the language...

Original post made by Joe on Sep. 10, 2013
Last comment by Joe, on Sep 12, 2013 at 11:47 pm | 26 comments | 3344 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Youth drug use is down, but potency up

Use of narcotics -- like those allegedly ingested by the Palo Alto 18-year-old who was arrested after trespassing and fighting...

Original post made on Apr. 11, 2014
Last comment by musical, on Apr 23, 2014 at 10:13 am | 26 comments | 22047 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

New school district communication strategy meets concern

Original post made on Dec. 10, 2014
Last comment by SWE, on Dec 11, 2014 at 2:05 am | 26 comments | 4182 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Homework, grading, curriculum: Consistency in high schools

In its first meeting of the 2015-16 school year, the Palo Alto school board will tackle a 200-plus page research report that...

Original post made on Aug. 25, 2015
Last comment by Community, on Aug 26, 2015 at 6:12 pm | 26 comments | 1281 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Living authentically

For years, J. kept a folder of items to remind himself that he existed. Read the full story here http://paloaltoonline.com/print/story/2015/11/06/living-authentically...

Original post made on Nov. 6, 2015
Last comment by PA parent 2008, on Nov 8, 2015 at 4:43 pm | 26 comments | 7836 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Concerns over academic laning resurface

The school district's board room was full early Tuesday morning with parents who turned out to hear what became a wide-ranging...

Original post made on Mar. 8, 2016
Last comment by It's the Boasting, Stupid, on Mar 9, 2016 at 7:05 pm | 26 comments | 3631 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Suspend ALL DUI offenders from the roads for life!

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Original post made by Anna on Sep. 10, 2006
Last comment by Mike, on Jul 3, 2008 at 9:54 pm | 26 comments | 8076 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Killed cyclist identified as Rodney Smith of Portola Valley

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Original post made on May. 25, 2007
Last comment by Joe Schmoe, on Mar 1, 2008 at 5:20 pm | 26 comments | 10435 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Man assaulted while walking home from bar

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Original post made on Jul. 23, 2007
Last comment by complaining mom, on Aug 9, 2007 at 7:42 pm | 26 comments | 4601 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Driver chases would-be robbers

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Original post made on Nov. 25, 2007
Last comment by Mayfield Child, on Nov 29, 2007 at 11:27 pm | 26 comments | 4623 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Home invasion robbery in Palo Alto

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Original post made on Dec. 10, 2007
Last comment by jb, on Dec 12, 2007 at 12:26 am | 26 comments | 4879 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Palo Alto resident interrupts burglary

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Original post made on May. 20, 2008
Last comment by c. attucks, on May 23, 2008 at 3:35 pm | 26 comments | 3691 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

High-speed chase cuts through neighborhoods

A high speed chase through Palo Alto neighborhoods early Thursday afternoon was triggered by a routine traffic stop that...

Original post made on Dec. 4, 2008
Last comment by cid, on Dec 8, 2008 at 6:08 pm | 26 comments | 2452 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Our house got egged last night

Some loser or two egged our house at 11 pm last night. I can't believe that they have nothing else more exciting to do. This...

Original post made by Midtowner on Apr. 16, 2010
Last comment by Midtowner, on May 14, 2010 at 3:24 pm | 26 comments | 2467 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Palo Alto kidnap case called 'very violent'

The kidnap and rape of a woman who had parked her car on El Camino Real in Palo Alto last Saturday (May 22) is being described...

Original post made on May. 28, 2010
Last comment by Chrisc, on Jun 1, 2010 at 10:26 pm | 26 comments | 3018 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Palo Alto police plan DUI checkpoint tonight

The Palo Alto Police Department will be conducting a DUI/driver's license checkpoint tonight (Aug. 20) from 9 p.m. to 3 a.m....

Original post made on Aug. 20, 2010
Last comment by Walter_E_Wallis, on Aug 24, 2010 at 10:34 am | 26 comments | 2688 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Bicyclist killed by big-rig on Alpine Road identified

Lauren Perdriau Ward, 47, was killed in unincorporated San Mateo County near Portola Valley Thursday afternoon when she was...

Original post made on Nov. 5, 2010
Last comment by Jack, on Nov 20, 2010 at 9:40 am | 26 comments | 3783 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Driver walks away after flipping car in Palo Alto

The driver of a Toyota Avalon was able to walk away after flipping her car onto its roof during a collision on Hamilton Avenue...

Original post made on Jan. 28, 2011
Last comment by Mike, on Feb 1, 2011 at 3:33 pm | 26 comments | 2841 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Police vow gang takedown in wake of baby killing

Vowing to fully dismantle two gangs whose violent squabbling allegedly resulted in the June 5 fatal shooting of a 3-month-old...

Original post made on Jun. 17, 2011
Last comment by Disgusted, on Jul 2, 2011 at 11:48 am | 26 comments | 3220 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Lost driver's 'wrong turn' flips car near Peers Park

A driver who was lost in south Palo Alto struck a tree and flipped her vehicle near Peers Park Wednesday morning, Palo Alto...

Original post made on Oct. 17, 2012
Last comment by robit noops, on Dec 3, 2012 at 6:34 pm | 26 comments | 2374 Views
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