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ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

Facebook goes public

Instead of chatting on Facebook, a lot of people are talking about Facebook today. The social-networking giant debuted its...

Original post made on May. 18, 2012
Last comment by neighbor, on May 20, 2012 at 2:46 pm | 17 comments | 2221 Views

AROUND TOWN

Stanford Athletics to cut staff by 13 percent

Long thought to be immune from economic problems due to its successful fundraising, the Stanford Athletic Department nonetheless...

Original post made on Feb. 26, 2009
Last comment by YSK, on Mar 2, 2009 at 11:40 am | 4 comments | 2221 Views

AROUND TOWN

Review: 'Shrek Forever After'

The "Shrek" franchise never should have been one. The first film was a satisfying one-off, but the sequels have tied themselves...

Original post made on Jun. 12, 2010
Last comment by Vince, on Jun 12, 2010 at 5:26 pm | 1 comment | 2221 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

Why Alma Street is always 1/2 closed for construction

I drive to Alma Street many times a day, since I live on Kellogg Avenue, and very close to Alma. I drive 2 kids to Hoover...

Original post made by Alma Elementary school parent driver on Mar. 13, 2010
Last comment by palo alto parent, on Feb 14, 2012 at 3:03 am | 10 comments | 2220 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

Palo Alto looks to landfill for 'green' energy

Palo Alto is banking on an old landfill in the Central Valley to help it meet its long-term goals for renewable energy. Read...

Original post made on Apr. 8, 2010
Last comment by Walter_E_Wallis, on Apr 9, 2010 at 4:42 pm | 3 comments | 2220 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

Deaths

JoAnne Horsfall Beasley Read the full story here http://www.PaloAltoOnline.com/weekly/story.php?story_id=3552 posted Wednesday,...

Original post made on Jan. 30, 2011
Last comment by One of Tesler's GC, on Jan 30, 2011 at 9:17 am | 1 comment | 2220 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Finals after Winter break

I have watched my 2 kids spending winter break on doing projects that are due the first Friday after the break, and trying...

Original post made by Gail on Jan. 12, 2009
Last comment by Mom, on Jan 12, 2009 at 5:21 pm | 1 comment | 2220 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Palo Alto gas station robbed at gunpoint

The Arco gas station on the corner of Middlefield and San Antonio roads in Palo Alto was robbed at gunpoint last Saturday...

Original post made on Dec. 16, 2008
Last comment by alleged, on Dec 17, 2008 at 5:59 pm | 4 comments | 2220 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

San Antonio Shopping Center evacuation lifted

Mountain View police evacuated nearby residents and businesses after a suspicious package was reported at San Antonio Shopping...

Original post made on May. 27, 2013
Last comment by reader, on May 27, 2013 at 12:36 am | 2 comments | 2220 Views

SPORTS

Stanford wins its eighth football game

Stanford senior offensive guard Chris Marinelli is the leader of the 'Tunnel Union Workers,' an apt allegory for the folks...

Original post made on Nov. 28, 2009
Last comment by hindsight, on Nov 29, 2009 at 2:32 pm | 5 comments | 2220 Views

ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

Teleprompter tempest

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Original post made by Gary on Sep. 4, 2008
Last comment by Gary, on Sep 4, 2008 at 4:12 pm | 6 comments | 2220 Views

ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

Palo Alto may fly rainbow flag

The rainbow flag may soon fly high over Palo Alto's King Plaza as a colorful reminder to the world where the city stands...

Original post made on Apr. 1, 2013
Last comment by mark, on Apr 8, 2013 at 7:32 pm | 56 comments | 2220 Views

AROUND TOWN

Free the Children office opens in Palo Alto

Free the Children, an organization that has built more than 500 schools in developing countries, is opening its first office...

Original post made on Feb. 6, 2009
Last comment by Ann, on Feb 13, 2009 at 10:36 am | 3 comments | 2220 Views

AROUND TOWN

Politics, Pulpit and Tax-Exempt Status

I have tried to attend 6 different Churches in the last 8 years, leaving every one of them once politics hits the pulpit...It...

Original post made by Fed Up, again on Aug. 8, 2010
Last comment by Walter_E_Wallis, on Aug 10, 2010 at 5:35 pm | 14 comments | 2220 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Being Overweight Just As Risky To Health As Being A Smoker

Obese adolescents have the same risk of premature death in adulthood as people who smoke more than 10 cigarettes a day, while...

Original post made by Sharon on Mar. 2, 2009
There are no comments yet. 2219 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

PAUSD budget cuts

Does anyone have any real information about the 2009-2010 School Budget cuts and how they will affect class sizes at the...

Original post made by pausd parent on Apr. 30, 2009
Last comment by palo alto mom, on May 3, 2009 at 8:26 pm | 6 comments | 2219 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 | 2219 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Trial date set for man in toddler killing

A 34-year-old man accused of owning the gun a 12-year-old boy used in the accidental killing of an East Palo Alto toddler...

Original post made on Feb. 5, 2009
Last comment by qq, on Feb 5, 2009 at 11:16 pm | 5 comments | 2219 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Slain officer's family speaks out at trial

Family members of East Palo Alto police Officer Richard May, who was fatally shot in the line of duty almost four years ago,...

Original post made on Dec. 9, 2009
Last comment by In god we trust, on Dec 17, 2009 at 8:25 pm | 17 comments | 2219 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Police investigate new burglary in old Palo Alto

Palo Alto police are investigating another burglary of an occupied home in old Palo Alto, the third following a similar pattern,...

Original post made on Oct. 10, 2010
Last comment by Shocked!, on Oct 11, 2010 at 2:01 pm | 5 comments | 2219 Views
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