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ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

Tea, anyone?

To Tim Pham, the difference in quality between tea steeped from a paper bag and tea carefully brewed from loose leaf is broad...

Original post made on Jan. 27, 2012
Last comment by Tea Drinker, on Jan 27, 2012 at 5:59 pm | 1 comment | 1451 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

The positive things that happened through the power outage

Too many negative threads. This is a positive thread to encourage us about the good things that happened yesterday. I...

Original post made by Resident on Feb. 18, 2010
Last comment by No auto today, on Feb 18, 2010 at 10:57 am | 2 comments | 1450 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

Two-alarm fire destroys Palo Alto home

A fire destroyed a home in Palo Alto on Saturday (April 16) morning, displacing three people, Palo Alto Fire Battalion Chief...

Original post made on Apr. 17, 2011
Last comment by Jake, on Apr 21, 2011 at 9:35 am | 6 comments | 1450 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Error on tax bills costs Palo Alto schools

A mistake on the recently mailed Santa Clara County property tax bills comes at the expense of the Palo Alto Unified School...

Original post made on Oct. 11, 2011
Last comment by Resident, on Oct 20, 2011 at 6:46 pm | 11 comments | 1450 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Gunn Oracle Rejects Teacher Advisor System

In today's Gunn's newspaper's editorial, Gunn students were clear -- they do not want Paly's teacher advisory system to come...

Original post made by Listen to the children on Nov. 5, 2012
Last comment by Listen to the children, on Nov 5, 2012 at 7:08 pm | 4 comments | 1450 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

San Antonio Road crash victim identified

An 81-year-old woman who was walking along San Antonio Road and was killed by a car Thursday morning, June 21, has been identified. Read...

Original post made on Jun. 25, 2012
Last comment by traveler, on Jun 27, 2012 at 7:16 am | 11 comments | 1450 Views

ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

Capturing cathedrals

Poor Peterborough Cathedral. In its early days as a monastery and then as an abbey, it was attacked by Vikings, sacked during...

Original post made on Dec. 11, 2010
Last comment by Jim Lewis, on Dec 11, 2010 at 9:20 pm | 1 comment | 1450 Views

ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

Front-loading respect and compassion in the digital age

Like many people throughout the world, I'm mesmerized by the Olympics. Read the full guest opinion here http://www.paloaltoonline.com/weekly/story.php?story_id=17349...

Original post made on Aug. 15, 2012
Last comment by Resident, on Aug 15, 2012 at 8:08 am | 3 comments | 1450 Views

ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

New law calms loud television commercials

A law authored by Congresswoman Anna Eshoo, D-Palo Alto, that turns down the volume on TV commercials went into effect Thursday. Read...

Original post made on Dec. 13, 2012
Last comment by MIdtown resident, on Dec 16, 2012 at 9:25 am | 17 comments | 1450 Views

AROUND TOWN

What is the gold dome on the Laning Chateau?

I just posted a Palo Alto question when this one occurred to me, too. What is that gold dome on top of the Laning Chateau...

Original post made by im curious on Jul. 26, 2012
Last comment by Hmmm, on Jul 26, 2012 at 11:48 am | 2 comments | 1450 Views

AROUND TOWN

Four injured in Menlo Park drive-by shooting

Four people were hit by gunfire in a drive-by shooting Friday night in Menlo Park, and one victim is in critical condition,...

Original post made on Nov. 3, 2012
Last comment by Sharon, on Nov 6, 2012 at 7:15 pm | 11 comments | 1450 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

'Triangle' development to revitalize eyesore

A hard-to-develop, triangular-shaped land anomaly on El Camino Real that has been a continual nuisance to city officials...

Original post made on Nov. 29, 2010
Last comment by who cares, on Nov 30, 2010 at 7:44 am | 4 comments | 1449 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

Internet trailblazer Paul Baran dies

Paul Baran, 84, a resident of Palo Alto, died Saturday (March 26) of cancer. He is best known as a co-creator of the technology...

Original post made on Mar. 28, 2011
Last comment by Joe, on Mar 28, 2011 at 1:58 pm | 1 comment | 1449 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

Fear or Fact? Neighbors Worry Over More Overnight Campers

I write in response to the Daily Post article “Neighbors don't want any more car campers” on page 4 of the Thursday August...

Original post made by Chuck Jagoda on Sep. 1, 2011
Last comment by Tom , on Sep 5, 2011 at 10:18 pm | 6 comments | 1449 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Woman fights off purse snatcher downtown

A woman walking near downtown early Sunday morning thwarted a robbery attempt and was able to keep her purse despite her...

Original post made on Dec. 2, 2012
Last comment by Pearl, on Dec 3, 2012 at 10:12 pm | 10 comments | 1449 Views

SPORTS

Menlo shocks SHP to move closer to CCS berth

==B Friday's prep football== Sophomore quarterback Jack Heneghan threw for 169 yards and ran for 92 more to lead Menlo...

Original post made on Nov. 12, 2011
Last comment by Ghost of Harbaugh, on Nov 14, 2011 at 10:47 pm | 3 comments | 1449 Views

SPORTS

Watch Chelsea vs Barcelona Live Stream Free UEFA Champions League soccer online HD TV

Barcelona and Chelsea played a Semfinal of the Champions League in 2009 where Barca went on to kick out Chelsea after some...

Original post made by james watts on Apr. 18, 2012
There are no comments yet. 1449 Views

SPORTS

Lin takes the next step in his NBA career in Houston

First things first: You'll be seeing no puns here in this space. Not now, not ever. That's a promise. Well, maybe. That means...

Original post made on Jul. 19, 2012
Last comment by Steph Curry for the WIN, on Jul 20, 2012 at 9:28 am | 4 comments | 1449 Views

AROUND TOWN

New smartphone app does the thinking for you

In what programmers far and wide are hailing as a revolutionary milestone for smartphone technology, a Palo Alto start-up...

Original post made on Apr. 1, 2011
Last comment by Steve C, on Apr 3, 2011 at 10:45 am | 8 comments | 1449 Views

AROUND TOWN

Mountain lion reported at Windy Hill

A mountain lion was reportedly seen in the Portola Valley and Skyline area in San Mateo County Saturday morning, according...

Original post made on Oct. 10, 2011
Last comment by A Noun Ea Mus, on Oct 11, 2011 at 7:44 am | 19 comments | 1449 Views
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