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PALO ALTO ISSUES

Adobe Flash sucks

Steve Jobs is right. Adobe Flash is the worst software ever written. Adobe Flash is bloated and buggy and every time I...

Original post made by I hate Adobe Flash on Mar. 29, 2010
Last comment by Yes, on Mar 30, 2010 at 9:54 pm | 19 comments | 1900 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

A slice of 'pi'

Lucille Nixon Elementary School fifth-grader Maggie Wang colors in her share of the humongous paper quilt she and her 22...

Original post made on Mar. 23, 2010
Last comment by pi, on Mar 23, 2010 at 4:30 pm | 1 comment | 1900 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Paly journalism teacher wins Columbia University award

Palo Alto High School journalism and English teacher Esther Wojcicki has received an "excellence in teaching" award from...

Original post made on Apr. 11, 2011
Last comment by Paly Parent, on Apr 22, 2011 at 10:56 am | 8 comments | 1900 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

School libraries in Palo Alto embrace digital age

As technology spawns a profusion of student options for researching and completing school projects, Palo Alto's two high...

Original post made on Feb. 10, 2012
Last comment by susie, on Feb 17, 2012 at 2:20 pm | 7 comments | 1900 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Counseling, Paly gym on school board agenda tonight

One of the sharpest critics of the guidance counseling program at Gunn High School says she is "cautiously optimistic" that...

Original post made on Mar. 19, 2013
Last comment by former Paly parent, on Mar 20, 2013 at 10:10 am | 23 comments | 1900 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Wildhorse Valley Rescuse

In case anyone was expecting someone after lunch and they didn't show, a woman has been stuck down a sixty foot ravine at...

Original post made by qq on Apr. 27, 2009
Last comment by Sarah, on Apr 27, 2009 at 4:01 pm | 3 comments | 1900 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Man shot, killed in East Palo Alto Thursday

A man fatally shot in East Palo Alto late Thursday night has been identified as city resident Derrick Earl Powell Jr., according...

Original post made on Jul. 5, 2009
Last comment by KBeaslikedat, on Jul 10, 2009 at 9:09 pm | 7 comments | 1900 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

New tunnels, pipes eyed for Peninsula

Other cities have hurricanes, wildfires and floods -- San Francisco has earthquakes. And nothing gets a major water project...

Original post made on Jul. 30, 2009
Last comment by Walter_E_Wallis, on Jul 30, 2009 at 7:24 pm | 2 comments | 1900 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Armed men invade Menlo Park home

Two masked men armed with handguns invaded an occupied home in the 700 block of Ivy Drive in Menlo Park Saturday at about...

Original post made on Sep. 8, 2009
Last comment by Lena, on Sep 11, 2009 at 12:29 pm | 11 comments | 1900 Views

AROUND TOWN

Protesters call on Zuckerberg to 'unfriend ' Christie

Facebook founder Mark Zuckerberg is catching flack for his blossoming friendship with New Jersey's Republican Gov. Chris...

Original post made on Feb. 14, 2013
Last comment by Big Al, on Feb 14, 2013 at 4:52 pm | 39 comments | 1900 Views

AROUND TOWN

Early-morning armed robbery hits Stanford

An armed robbery occurred at 12:20 a.m. Thursday on the corner of Palm and Palo drives, according to Stanford University's...

Original post made on Jul. 18, 2013
Last comment by Jug, on Jul 21, 2013 at 11:33 am | 11 comments | 1900 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

How you can help Palo Alto win Google Open Fiber

Palo Alto needs your help now to land a 'game changing' offer. Read the guest opinion here http://www.PaloAltoOnline.com/weekly/story.php?story_id=12563...

Original post made on Mar. 5, 2010
Last comment by Carroll Harrington, on Mar 5, 2010 at 12:17 pm | 4 comments | 1899 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Mountain View man arrested for hate crime

A 26-year-old Mountain View man was arrested Wednesday evening for a hate crime, police say, after he allegedly yelled a...

Original post made on Oct. 2, 2009
Last comment by Race Card Denied, on Oct 7, 2009 at 3:41 pm | 13 comments | 1899 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Hate-crime vandal wanted by Palo Alto police

Palo Alto police are seeking the perpetrator of a pair of hate crimes after a dental office and a car were spray painted...

Original post made on May. 8, 2012
Last comment by Diogenes, on May 9, 2012 at 12:23 pm | 19 comments | 1899 Views

SPORTS

Menlo College wrestling pioneer Lee Allen passes away

Two-time Olympian Lee Allen, a pioneer of the Menlo College women's wrestling program and head coach for nearly a decade,...

Original post made on Jul. 10, 2012
Last comment by Ali Nazari, on Jul 10, 2012 at 9:45 am | 1 comment | 1899 Views

ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

Democracy starting to bloom in Iraq, thanks to GWB

Yesterday's successful elections in Iraq, including many Sunni purple index fingers this time, is good news for the future...

Original post made by Gary on Feb. 1, 2009
Last comment by Paul, on Feb 2, 2009 at 9:42 pm | 8 comments | 1899 Views

ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

Fed Stim Dangerously Fast Tracks Ca Hi Speed Rail

Whether you like it or not, California High Speed Rail, coming through a backyard near you SOON! Don't believe it?...

Original post made by Parent on Feb. 12, 2009
Last comment by resident, on Feb 14, 2009 at 8:44 pm | 4 comments | 1899 Views

ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

Response to Stephen Levy and his housing projections

Stephen, I don't like locked down posts, therefore, I am responding to you in a free and open manner. There is a ton...

Original post made by Stefan on Jul. 11, 2009
Last comment by stephen levy, on Jul 13, 2009 at 6:21 am | 3 comments | 1899 Views

AROUND TOWN

Missing teen, girlfriend found in Colorado

A 14-year-old Los Altos boy and 13-year-old Saratoga girl were found in the parking lot of a mall in Colorado Tuesday night...

Original post made on Jan. 28, 2009
Last comment by Carole, on Jan 29, 2009 at 7:26 pm | 8 comments | 1899 Views

AROUND TOWN

Old Palo Alto church featured Sunday in history presentation

The saga of an historic Palo Alto church building will be recounted Sunday by a woman who fought for more than two decades...

Original post made on May. 1, 2009
Last comment by Paul, on May 1, 2009 at 4:33 pm | 2 comments | 1899 Views
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