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SCHOOLS & KIDS

Bullet Voting As A Voting Strategy

I just want to follow up on the thread that was deleted (rightly so) which contained a voting strategy that I have used my...

Original post made by Student Advocate on Oct. 26, 2012
Last comment by JLS mom of 2, on Oct 30, 2012 at 11:32 pm | 17 comments | 1423 Views

SPORTS

Gunn's Zhou wins CCS golf title; Titans qualify for NorCals

Gunn sophomore Anna Zhou improved upon her runner-up finish from last year and captured individual honors at the girls' Central...

Original post made on Oct. 30, 2012
Last comment by Anna Z, on Oct 30, 2012 at 10:02 pm | 2 comments | 1246 Views

ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

Don't bail out Brown for spending enormous public money on HSR instead of on CA schools. Vote NO on Prop. 30.

Regarding Prop. 30, let's not forget that Gov. Jerry Brown is responsible for a large part of the school funding problem....

Original post made by Robert on Oct. 30, 2012
Last comment by Nora Charles, on Oct 30, 2012 at 8:15 pm | 5 comments | 951 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Lost-and-found dogs confound Menlo Park neighborhood

Here's one for the Sherlock Holmes case file: In Menlo Park, two dogs vanish from a locked house. They're found, two days...

Original post made on Oct. 30, 2012
Last comment by Nora Charles, on Oct 30, 2012 at 8:06 pm | 6 comments | 960 Views

ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

Romney flip-flops on FEMA

A year ago, Romney went on record saying he wanted to kill FEMA and privatize national disaster relief programs. Today, Republican...

Original post made by flip flop on Oct. 30, 2012
There are no comments yet. 781 Views

AROUND TOWN

Apple fans crowd new downtown Palo Alto store

Like Steve Jobs before him, Apple CEO Tim Cook on Saturday dropped by the new Apple Store in downtown Palo Alto on its opening...

Original post made on Oct. 27, 2012
Last comment by Anon., on Oct 30, 2012 at 4:03 pm | 123 comments | 1939 Views

AROUND TOWN

Looking for small theater to rent

Does anyone know of a place available for rent on Friday or Saturday nights that can seat about 50 people? I'm open to...

Original post made by Jan on Oct. 29, 2012
Last comment by Ducatigirl, on Oct 30, 2012 at 2:14 pm | 3 comments | 683 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Top high school test scores called 'blessing and curse'

Top test scores were cited as a blessing and a curse Tuesday, Oct. 23, as the Palo Alto Board of Education reviewed results...

Original post made on Oct. 25, 2012
Last comment by determinant, on Oct 30, 2012 at 9:17 am | 52 comments | 2060 Views

ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

Stanford-affiliated firms generate $2.7 trillion a year

Companies formed by Stanford University graduates or professors generate global revenues of $2.7 trillion annually and have...

Original post made on Oct. 29, 2012
Last comment by Ducatigirl, on Oct 29, 2012 at 9:18 pm | 3 comments | 955 Views

SPORTS

M-A girls run to PAL cross-country title

==B Weekend prep roundup== Youth didn't translate into inexperience for the Menlo-Atherton girls' cross country as five...

Original post made on Oct. 29, 2012
Last comment by Ducatigirl, on Oct 29, 2012 at 9:16 pm | 3 comments | 1017 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Peninsula Day Care Center closes after 37 years

Three hundred low-cost child-care slots in Palo Alto will be lost this week when the owners of the 37-year-old Peninsula...

Original post made on Oct. 29, 2012
Last comment by Ducatigirl, on Oct 29, 2012 at 9:15 pm | 2 comments | 1149 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

Palo Alto finds an economic partner in China

Palo Alto already has six sister cities, but on Thursday, Sept. 27, the city signed a different kind of an agreement with...

Original post made on Sep. 29, 2012
Last comment by Ducatigirl, on Oct 29, 2012 at 9:11 pm | 9 comments | 1596 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Alcohol Consumption in Bowden Park

On Thursday, September 27, between 3:30 and 6:00 pm, ten women and one man drank 8+ bottles of wine in the presence of more...

Original post made by Jan Hutcheson on Sep. 28, 2012
Last comment by Ducatigirl, on Oct 29, 2012 at 8:56 pm | 2 comments | 1089 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

Paying For Potholes

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Original post made by Carol Gilbert on May. 31, 2006
Last comment by Ducatigirl, on Oct 29, 2012 at 8:44 pm | 4 comments | 5206 Views

AROUND TOWN

Town and Country parking lot re -design

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Original post made by CoJo on Jan. 9, 2007
Last comment by Yes it's true, on Oct 29, 2012 at 5:26 pm | 12 comments | 3937 Views

ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

Malala Yousufzai is standing!!!

This girl from Pakistan, who stood up against the war on women, is on her feet, barely. She is still defiant in her support...

Original post made by Gary on Oct. 19, 2012
Last comment by Gary, on Oct 29, 2012 at 3:10 pm | 4 comments | 757 Views

AROUND TOWN

SFO cancels some flights to East Coast

More than a dozen flights to and from the East Coast have been cancelled this morning as Hurricane Sandy moves toward that...

Original post made on Oct. 29, 2012
Last comment by Ducatigirl, on Oct 29, 2012 at 12:11 pm | 2 comments | 708 Views

AROUND TOWN

Lost cat

Our cat didn't show up last night and we haven't been able to locate him. Below is a description and how to get in touch...

Original post made by Robin on Mar. 29, 2012
Last comment by Michael, on Oct 29, 2012 at 12:08 pm | 2 comments | 979 Views

SPORTS

SF Giants...World Champs again!

Thank you for a great season! From 0-2 on the ropes against Cincinnati, to a 4 game sweep in the World Series, you guys are...

Original post made by Ronnie on Oct. 28, 2012
Last comment by Ronnie, on Oct 28, 2012 at 9:46 pm | 3 comments | 884 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Crash @ Middlefield/Loma Verde Saturday afternoon

Looks like one car could have run a red light or bright sun blinded a driver....

Original post made by Driver on Oct. 27, 2012
Last comment by Ducatigirl, on Oct 28, 2012 at 8:19 pm | 8 comments | 944 Views
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