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ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

Credit to President Obama and our CIA and Military!

President Obama gave the order to kill this scumbag in Yemen, today. Good for him. Same for killing UBL. BHO seems to get...

Original post made by Gary on Sep. 30, 2011
Last comment by Walter_E_Wallis, on Oct 11, 2011 at 8:24 am | 54 comments | 2577 Views

AROUND TOWN

Edgewood Plaza seeks planned-community zone

Plans to rebuild the historic Edgewood Plaza shopping center, developed by Joseph Eichler in the 1950s, and add 10 homes...

Original post made on Aug. 30, 2010
Last comment by Traffic?, on Aug 31, 2010 at 10:46 am | 5 comments | 2577 Views

AROUND TOWN

Mueller, Carlton elected to Menlo Park council

The streets of downtown Menlo Park were nearly empty late Tuesday afternoon -- perhaps people were still waiting in line...

Original post made on Nov. 8, 2012
Last comment by Anne, on Nov 8, 2012 at 1:34 pm | 1 comment | 2577 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Demographers cite 'unusual' school ups, downs

In a "most unusual year" for Palo Alto school demographics, kindergarten enrollments this fall were "surprisingly high,"...

Original post made on Dec. 14, 2010
Last comment by PAUSD Mom, on Dec 16, 2010 at 9:11 am | 16 comments | 2576 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Steve Jobs' widow launches new DREAM web site

The Dream Is Now: http://www.thedreamisnow.org/ News report: http://paloalto.patch.com/articles/steve-jobs-widow-launches-dream-act-support-website-b9cffdd0...

Original post made by dreamer on Jan. 25, 2013
There are no comments yet. 2576 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Teens and alcohol

In light of recent events in Palo Alto HS magazine and also in Saratoga HS, I would like to ask fellow parents about what...

Original post made by Paly Parent on Apr. 15, 2013
Last comment by is it true?, on Apr 18, 2013 at 7:57 am | 10 comments | 2576 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Woman killed in hit-and-run crash on Highway 101

A Daly City woman was killed in a collision on southbound U.S. Highway 101 Sunday morning (Sept. 25) in Menlo Park, and the...

Original post made on Sep. 25, 2011
Last comment by JustMe, on Sep 27, 2011 at 9:31 am | 11 comments | 2576 Views

ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

Eds calm it down

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Original post made by OhlonePar on Sep. 5, 2008
Last comment by OhlonePar, on Sep 5, 2008 at 8:33 pm | 20 comments | 2576 Views

AROUND TOWN

Palo Alto awash with cell-tower proposals

Palo Alto residents concerned about the recent flood of cell-tower and antenna proposals should have plenty to complain about...

Original post made on May. 16, 2011
Last comment by we are doomed, on Jun 1, 2011 at 6:29 am | 28 comments | 2576 Views

AROUND TOWN

Stanford men get important hoop win at Oregon St.

From this point in the season, the Stanford men's basketball team can't afford to lose another game if it has any hopes of...

Original post made on Feb. 22, 2013
Last comment by Robert, on Feb 22, 2013 at 11:15 am | 1 comment | 2576 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

Palo Alto to debate utility rates tonight

The Utilities Department's plan to raise Palo Alto's electricity rates by 10 percent while trimming 10 percent off the city's...

Original post made on Mar. 31, 2009
Last comment by Walter_E_Wallis, on Mar 31, 2009 at 3:22 pm | 3 comments | 2575 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

How do the homeschoolers deal with math curriculum?

I would like to find out if the homeschoolers in our community use math tutors, online resources, parents, or any other ways...

Original post made by LT on Apr. 29, 2009
Last comment by Afterschooling Math, on Apr 29, 2009 at 7:14 pm | 1 comment | 2575 Views

SPORTS

Palo Alto Babe Ruth 15s reach title game

==BI Youth baseball roundup== Overcoming huge deficits early in the game, the Palo Alto Babe Ruth 15-year-old all-stars...

Original post made on Jul. 21, 2010
Last comment by Theresa, on Jul 21, 2010 at 11:59 am | 2 comments | 2575 Views

SPORTS

Shaw agrees to a long-term contract extension

==B Stanford football== Stanford football coach David Shaw will not be bolting to the NFL any time soon, as long as he...

Original post made on Dec. 19, 2012
Last comment by Terrace Antelope, on Dec 19, 2012 at 11:19 pm | 1 comment | 2575 Views

ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

Earthquake Jolt

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Original post made by Jon on Sep. 5, 2008
Last comment by Huh? Didn't Feel It, on Sep 6, 2008 at 10:52 am | 4 comments | 2575 Views

ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

Where is this "liberal media"?

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Original post made by Concerned Citizen on Sep. 7, 2008
Last comment by Walter's Walrus, on Sep 9, 2008 at 8:47 am | 4 comments | 2575 Views

AROUND TOWN

Fiber fanatics

One person's scrap heap is another's treasure trove Read the full story here http://www.PaloAltoOnline.com/news/show_story.php?id=13074...

Original post made on Jul. 15, 2009
Last comment by mayschenn@yahoo.com, on Jul 20, 2009 at 6:07 pm | 2 comments | 2575 Views

AROUND TOWN

A tale of two Tigers

Tiger, a nearly 2-year-old tomcat belonging to the Samson family of Palo Alto, embarked on a weeks-long adventure when he...

Original post made on Sep. 8, 2010
Last comment by Poki, on Sep 27, 2010 at 2:01 pm | 6 comments | 2575 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

Bowlers fight to save Palo Alto landmark

A group of bowlers dismayed about a plan to demolish the Palo Alto Bowl plan to petition the Palo Alto City Council to save...

Original post made on Aug. 21, 2009
Last comment by Whine whine whine, on Aug 24, 2009 at 6:35 pm | 39 comments | 2574 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Palo Alto school board to vote on new Cubberley lease

A two-year tug-of-war between the Palo Alto school district and the city over the future of Cubberley Community Center will...

Original post made on Nov. 18, 2014
Last comment by Resident, on Nov 18, 2014 at 9:26 pm | 4 comments | 2574 Views
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Short story writers wanted!

The 31st Annual Palo Alto Weekly Short Story Contest is now accepting entries for Adult, Young Adult (15-17) and Teen (12-14) categories. Send us your short story (2,500 words or less) and entry form by April 13, 2017. First, Second and Third Place prizes awarded in each category.

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