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PALO ALTO ISSUES

Editorial: New massage rules still not right

In what is becoming almost an amusing struggle between city staff and the City Council, how Palo Alto regulates massage therapists...

Original post made on Apr. 15, 2012
Last comment by Walter_E_Wallis, on Apr 16, 2012 at 12:18 pm | 3 comments | 951 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Find our dog Chris

LOST DOG Still Missing after 2 months! We Miss Our Dog, CHRIS. Sheltie (Shetland Sheepdog) about 25 lbs. Sable and White...

Original post made by Monica Yeung Arima on Jun. 4, 2012
Last comment by Nora Charles, on Jun 4, 2012 at 11:23 pm | 1 comment | 951 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

Resident sparks apartment fire with moving box

A Stanford resident moving into an apartment on Saturday started a fire after the moving box he left on a stove ignited,...

Original post made on Jul. 15, 2012
Last comment by Chuck, on Jul 17, 2012 at 3:24 pm | 11 comments | 951 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Dryer fire damages home on Margarita Avenue

Palo Alto firefighters used a garden hose to extinguish a dryer fire Tuesday afternoon at 1:57 p.m. in the 200 block of Margarita...

Original post made on Nov. 21, 2012
Last comment by Ducatigirl, on Nov 21, 2012 at 1:43 pm | 2 comments | 951 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Stanford stalker faces six months in jail

A former Stanford University student faces up to six months in jail for hacking her ex-boyfriend's computer, according to...

Original post made on Jan. 28, 2013
Last comment by Weirdo, on Jan 28, 2013 at 3:01 pm | 4 comments | 951 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

Harvard Study Confirms Fluoride Reduces Children's IQ

A recently-published Harvard University meta-analysis funded by the National Institutes of Health (NIH) has concluded that...

Original post made by Pro Choice on May. 13, 2013
Last comment by Anonymous, on May 15, 2013 at 1:17 pm | 8 comments | 951 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

Joe Simitian breast cancer law

I just read that our state senator Joe Simitian is proposing a breast cancer diagnosis law. Is this really something...

Original post made by survivor on Jun. 4, 2011
Last comment by pamom, on Jun 4, 2011 at 7:05 pm | 4 comments | 950 Views

AROUND TOWN

Letters

<B>Online anonymity Read the full story here http://www.paloaltoonline.com/weekly/story.php?story_id=15165 posted Friday,...

Original post made on Jul. 1, 2011
Last comment by No, on Jul 2, 2011 at 5:56 am | 2 comments | 950 Views

AROUND TOWN

Spare the Air alert issued for today

The Bay Area Air Quality Management District has issued a Spare the Air alert for today (Wednesday, Sept. 28) warning of...

Original post made on Sep. 27, 2011
Last comment by air pollution sucks, on Sep 27, 2011 at 2:45 pm | 1 comment | 950 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

Police identify Palo Alto gunpoint-robbery suspect

Police have identified the suspect in a recent armed robbery in downtown Palo Alto and are trying to track him down, Palo...

Original post made on Oct. 30, 2011
Last comment by Time-For-Downtown-Surveillance-Technology, on Nov 1, 2011 at 6:48 am | 8 comments | 950 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Palo Alto police nab three alleged burglars

Palo Alto police arrested and booked three 15-year-old boys Friday afternoon, Feb. 17, on burglary and other charges after...

Original post made on Feb. 18, 2012
Last comment by 30 Year Resident, on Feb 22, 2012 at 5:11 pm | 9 comments | 950 Views

ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

Editorial: Medicine doesn't offset poison of HSR bill

In a political drama that has potentially massive financial ramifications for California, last week's razor-close vote to...

Original post made on Jul. 13, 2012
Last comment by ODB, on Jul 14, 2012 at 2:33 pm | 4 comments | 950 Views

ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

Stanford-affiliated firms generate $2.7 trillion a year

Companies formed by Stanford University graduates or professors generate global revenues of $2.7 trillion annually and have...

Original post made on Oct. 29, 2012
Last comment by Ducatigirl, on Oct 29, 2012 at 9:18 pm | 3 comments | 950 Views

AROUND TOWN

Shop Talk: Vegan variety in Palo Alto

In many cases, yes, according to a few chefs with restaurants in Palo Alto. "Eating vegan is a growing trend," said Calafia...

Original post made on Jan. 31, 2013
Last comment by Longtime veg, on Jan 31, 2013 at 2:07 pm | 9 comments | 950 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Attempted robbery leads to broken bones

A 67-year-old man suffered broken bones when he was knocked to the ground during an attempted robbery near the corner of...

Original post made on Oct. 27, 2011
Last comment by paul, on Oct 28, 2011 at 10:45 am | 5 comments | 949 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

Caltrain would fast-track electric

Today's San Francisco Chronicle gives a preview of the plan Governor Brown and his appointees to the California High Speed...

Original post made by Deep Throat on Feb. 13, 2012
Last comment by Walter_E_Wallis, on Feb 14, 2012 at 3:53 am | 2 comments | 949 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

A celebration of cycling to roll into Palo Alto

On the list of things the Palo Alto community enjoys, bicycling and food are right at the top, and the Italian-inspired Gran...

Original post made on Aug. 9, 2012
Last comment by Resident, on Sep 16, 2012 at 8:00 am | 6 comments | 949 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

California Bill Seeks Campus Credit for Online Study

Read this and scream Palo Alto http://www.nytimes.com/2013/03/13/education/california-bill-would-force-colleges-to-honor-online-classes.html?hpw This...

Original post made by Annie on Mar. 13, 2013
Last comment by This is it, on Mar 14, 2013 at 4:04 pm | 4 comments | 949 Views

ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

Soldier, injured in Afghanistan, gets Purple Heart in Palo Alto

An army soldier severely injured in Afghanistan this summer was presented with the Purple Heart on Tuesday at the Veterans...

Original post made on Dec. 22, 2011
Last comment by Johnny, on Dec 22, 2011 at 3:09 pm | 1 comment | 948 Views

ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

Obama indecisive on the attack on OBL, cavint to Valerie Jarrett

The White House has not commented on the book, but one commenter wrote: �Obama�s �gutsy call� would seem to be limited...

Original post made by Dave on Aug. 22, 2012
Last comment by sexIst comments from Dave, on Aug 23, 2012 at 4:40 pm | 11 comments | 948 Views
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Gourmet hot dogs, sausage food truck coming to the Peninsula
By Elena Kadvany | 6 comments | 2,687 views

Allowing Unauthorized Immigrants to Learn and Earn Legally Will Help the Economy
By Steve Levy | 31 comments | 2,128 views

College applications: round three
By Sally Torbey | 24 comments | 1,594 views

Is HBO's Silicon Valley Any Good?
By Anita Felicelli | 14 comments | 1,548 views

PAUSD Leadership Challenges
By Paul Losch | 14 comments | 1,090 views