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City of Palo Alto now accepting 'Bling'

Palo Altans paying their utility bills or parking tickets at City Hall can now pull out some Bling instead of cash, checks...

Original post made on Sep. 28, 2010
Last comment by bill, on Oct 1, 2010 at 9:49 pm | 2 comments | 2299 Views


Lack of somewhere for teens in Palo Alto

Glad this very long weekend without school is almost over. It asks the question, what is there for teenagers to...

Original post made by Parent on Feb. 17, 2009
Last comment by Mom of 3, on Feb 18, 2009 at 9:30 am | 5 comments | 2299 Views


Activity for kids at Gunn field yesterday (Sunday)?

When we were riding past the fields at Gunn on our way to the bicycle event Sunday afternoon, we saw the playing field full...

Original post made by parent on Oct. 11, 2010
There are no comments yet. 2299 Views


Chief says fatal Menlo Park fire likely an accident

A fatal fire at a Menlo Park home early this morning appears to have started accidentally, Menlo Park Fire Protection District...

Original post made on Apr. 28, 2010
Last comment by hstill, on Apr 28, 2010 at 8:34 am | 1 comment | 2299 Views


Zumot's lawyer attacks methods of cell expert

The attorney for Bulos Zumot launched a fresh attack Monday against a cell phone expert who helped the Palo Alto police track...

Original post made on Jan. 24, 2011
Last comment by Hmmm, on Jan 26, 2011 at 9:21 am | 6 comments | 2299 Views


Palo Alto 'outsourcing' to help balance budget

The budget ax could fall with less force than feared in Palo Alto after city officials gradually restored 14 positions that...

Original post made on Jun. 22, 2010
Last comment by Long time resident, on Jun 23, 2010 at 6:19 pm | 3 comments | 2298 Views


Community Meeting for Paly on Tuesday Night (February 3rd)

Palo Alto High School will be hosting a community meeting on Tuesday night (February 3rd) to discuss the master plan for...

Original post made by Todd Feinberg on Jan. 28, 2009
There are no comments yet. 2298 Views


Cyber-bullying and the PAUSD

Wanted to make sure everyone here saw this recent post on Silicon Valley Moms Blog about cyber-bullying and the PAUSD. They...

Original post made by Palo Alto Parent on Mar. 12, 2009
There are no comments yet. 2298 Views


Kids Laptops Radiation

My kids live with their laptops on their bodies. Do laptops admit any radiation? I'm worried about them and I can't find...

Original post made by Jane on Jul. 20, 2010
Last comment by No, on Aug 15, 2010 at 1:14 pm | 5 comments | 2298 Views


Fortune cookie sets tone for Cubberley recommendation

A fortune cookie set the tone for a meeting of Palo Alto's elected officials on the future of Cubberley Community Center...

Original post made on Mar. 15, 2013
Last comment by pa parent, on Mar 15, 2013 at 6:40 pm | 8 comments | 2298 Views


MV teens arrested for threatening 11-year-olds

Three teenagers were arrested Friday on several charges, including committing a hate crime, after they allegedly threatened...

Original post made on Dec. 10, 2008
Last comment by JustMe, on Dec 11, 2008 at 9:50 am | 8 comments | 2298 Views


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 | 2298 Views


Gunn boys halfway to another league water polo title

==BI Prep water polo== Defending champion Gunn completed the first half of the SCVAL De Anza Division schedule undefeated...

Original post made on Oct. 11, 2014
Last comment by Gunn parent, on Oct 11, 2014 at 2:28 pm | 2 comments | 2298 Views


K-3 class sizes in Palo Alto will rise to 21 or 22

Anticipating harsh budget cuts from Sacramento, Palo Alto will allow K-3 class sizes to rise slightly next year. However,...

Original post made on May. 28, 2009
Last comment by well but, on Jun 13, 2009 at 5:20 am | 10 comments | 2297 Views


Experiences switching from small, private middle school to Gunn or Paly?

Just wondering whether anyone else has switched their kids from a small, private middle school to Gunn or Paly and, if so,...

Original post made by Thinking about it on Oct. 29, 2010
Last comment by Thinking about it, on Oct 30, 2010 at 9:07 am | 3 comments | 2297 Views


Anti-DUI officers out in force through New Year's

Law enforcement agencies participating in the regional Avoid campaign will continue to patrol Bay Area streets and freeways...

Original post made on Dec. 29, 2008
Last comment by Greg K, on Dec 30, 2008 at 12:29 am | 5 comments | 2297 Views


Looking for witness to collision with dalmatian on Middlefield

Hi, I had a collision with a large dalmatian on the 3300 block of Middlefield Road (cross street of Ames Avenue) on Thursday...

Original post made by Satyadev Patel on Dec. 10, 2009
There are no comments yet. 2297 Views


Paly Volleyball Wins Reno Tournament

The Paly HS Girls volleyball team took 1st place over the weekend in the annual Reno tournament. There were over thirty teams...

Original post made by Paly Parent on Sep. 5, 2010
Last comment by Mom, on Sep 7, 2010 at 2:22 pm | 3 comments | 2297 Views


Enough of the partisan political posts...


Original post made by Danny on Sep. 4, 2008
Last comment by Anonymous, on Sep 4, 2008 at 2:58 pm | 16 comments | 2297 Views


Semper Fidelis

Today marks the 233rd anniversary of the founding of the United States Marine Corps, which has done a remarkably good...

Original post made by tj on Nov. 10, 2008
Last comment by Tyler Hanley, on Nov 13, 2008 at 4:35 pm | 17 comments | 2297 Views
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