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PALO ALTO ISSUES

Why Palo Alto needs to slow development

The article below explains why California's water problems aren't being solved by our elected officials. We have outgrown...

Original post made by Resident 0.1 on Jan. 17, 2011
Last comment by Walter_E_Wallis, on Jan 20, 2011 at 6:02 pm | 12 comments | 1124 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

More details released in 2010 bicyclist fatality

An investigation into the November 2010 death of bicyclist Lauren Perdriau Ward, who died in a collision with a big rig on...

Original post made on Sep. 16, 2011
Last comment by Rider, on Sep 16, 2011 at 9:27 pm | 8 comments | 1124 Views

SPORTS

Palo Alto's title hopes dim in 17-14 loss to Los Gatos

==B Friday's prep football== Palo Alto's two-year reign as the SCVAL De Anza Division football champion likely came to...

Original post made on Oct. 15, 2011
Last comment by Marv Albert, on Oct 15, 2011 at 9:16 am | 1 comment | 1124 Views

ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

Just what makes these homes so smart?

"Imagine control of every aspect of your home -- from anywhere at any time. Having control of your lighting, security systems,...

Original post made on Oct. 19, 2011
Last comment by Mark Weiss, on Jan 21, 2012 at 11:41 am | 2 comments | 1124 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

Jason Buzi---purchase offer left on doorstep!!

I know this guy has been around a while. Letters, flyers etc.etc. Today he took the cake. Completed PURCHASE OFFER...

Original post made by PA Homeowner on Nov. 19, 2011
There are no comments yet. 1124 Views

AROUND TOWN

Facebucks: Economic impact study released

With all the fanfare over Facebook relocating to Menlo Park,the question of why that was such a boon to the city sometimes...

Original post made on Dec. 7, 2011
Last comment by jacko, on Dec 10, 2011 at 7:59 am | 5 comments | 1124 Views

AROUND TOWN

HP cleans house - one-third of the board of directors "resigns"

4 out of 12 directors are kicked out. In addition, HP is launching a new investigation of Mark Hurd. AP news report: http://www.sfgate.com/cgi-bin/article.cgi?f=/n/a/2011/01/20/st...

Original post made by Marky on Jan. 20, 2011
There are no comments yet. 1123 Views

AROUND TOWN

Tsunami Warning for Friday 8am

How safe are we in Palo Alto from flooding in the Bay?...

Original post made by Anon on Mar. 11, 2011
Last comment by Grew Up Here, on Mar 11, 2011 at 10:27 am | 9 comments | 1123 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Police investigate vandalism at Palo Alto school

Vandals smashed a window at Jordan Middle School over the weekend and destroyed office equipment in the school cafeteria,...

Original post made on Apr. 26, 2011
Last comment by disgruntled, on Apr 26, 2011 at 3:37 pm | 1 comment | 1123 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Palo Alto gas station robbed at gun point

Palo Alto police are looking for a man who robbed an ARCO gas station on San Antonio Road at gunpoint Wednesday night. Read...

Original post made on Jun. 9, 2011
Last comment by surveillance photos?, on Jun 13, 2011 at 12:17 pm | 6 comments | 1123 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Professional theater delivers social-emotional punch

Oskar, a quirky but hilarious "schoolboy" with a gigantic backpack, has been entertaining Palo Alto schoolchildren for the...

Original post made on Apr. 9, 2012
Last comment by Tyler Hanley, on Apr 10, 2012 at 9:23 am | 4 comments | 1123 Views

SPORTS

Stanford women's water polo plays for NCAA No. 1 seed

Sacred Heart Prep grad Pallavi Menon has spent much of her athletic life at Avery Aquatic Center. A senior driver with the...

Original post made on Apr. 30, 2012
Last comment by polo watcher, on Apr 30, 2012 at 7:01 pm | 2 comments | 1123 Views

ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

Ravenswood Health receives $7.3 million award

Ravenswood Health Center in East Palo Alto has received a $7.3 million Health Care Innovation Award, officials announced...

Original post made on May. 23, 2012
Last comment by Hmmm, on May 23, 2012 at 11:53 am | 2 comments | 1123 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

Locals aren't buying Palo Alto's newest green-energy program

Palo Alto may be land of the green and home of the tech-savvy, but the city's latest renewable-energy program has so far...

Original post made on Aug. 21, 2012
Last comment by Cedric de La Beaujardiere, on Aug 22, 2012 at 12:56 am | 3 comments | 1123 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Ravenswood kicks off new school year

Ravenswood City School District kicked off the school year Aug. 23 with about 3,500 students and an operating budget of $38.5...

Original post made on Sep. 24, 2012
Last comment by epa parent, on Feb 28, 2014 at 7:43 pm | 3 comments | 1123 Views

AROUND TOWN

I Apologize

Hi folks, While growing up in Palo Alto, I met a new classmate in 7th grade at Wilbur (1969?). I admired him from the...

Original post made by Andrew L. Freedman on Mar. 6, 2013
Last comment by CrescentParkAnon., on Mar 15, 2013 at 12:37 pm | 4 comments | 1123 Views

AROUND TOWN

Trouble with globalization

We just bought a house and I am scared we paid too much. I have been told that a lot of recent purchasers borrowed money...

Original post made by terry on May. 3, 2013
Last comment by Not an issue, on May 6, 2013 at 10:38 pm | 20 comments | 1123 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

City mulls 'master list' for Stanford funds

Two years after Palo Alto officials agreed to allow the expansion of the Stanford University Medical Center, dubbed the largest...

Original post made on Jun. 26, 2013
Last comment by nimby, on Jul 1, 2013 at 2:57 pm | 18 comments | 1123 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Woman turns herself in for trying to steal liquor

A 19-year-old Mountain View woman was arrested and charged with robbery after she turned herself in Wednesday for attempting...

Original post made on Apr. 28, 2011
Last comment by HUTCH 7.62, on May 2, 2011 at 11:06 am | 2 comments | 1122 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

Utilities Management and Professional Employees join Union

Another group of City of Palo Alto management and professional employees has organized to collectively bargain with the City...

Original post made by Herb Borock on Jun. 13, 2011
Last comment by Sam Sell, on Jun 15, 2011 at 10:31 am | 10 comments | 1122 Views
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