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PALO ALTO ISSUES

Palo Alto weighs tax increases for infrastructure fixes

Faced with a laundry list of infrastructure needs and lukewarm support for a bond measure to pay for these repairs, Palo...

Original post made on Aug. 6, 2013
Last comment by Jake, on Aug 14, 2013 at 10:12 am | 57 comments | 4020 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Editorial: Time for imaginative thinking on languages

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Original post made on Oct. 3, 2007
Last comment by Brit, on Oct 9, 2007 at 1:21 pm | 41 comments | 4020 Views

ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

Hezbollah abuse and deception

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Original post made by SkepticAl on Dec. 6, 2006
Last comment by Boaz, on Dec 7, 2006 at 1:21 pm | 4 comments | 4018 Views

ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

Voting for trust

Located in downtown Palo Alto, Open Source Digital Voting Foundation's goal is to build a publicly owned digital elections...

Original post made on Mar. 19, 2010
Last comment by Anon., on Mar 19, 2010 at 8:43 pm | 2 comments | 4018 Views

ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

Measure A goes down and Drekmeier whines

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Original post made by No on A on Nov. 10, 2006
Last comment by No on A, on Nov 13, 2006 at 4:53 pm | 6 comments | 4017 Views

AROUND TOWN

Charleston Road

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Original post made by Bill Mainzer on Aug. 27, 2006
Last comment by Carol, on Aug 28, 2006 at 5:18 pm | 1 comment | 4016 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

PAUSD still in administrative turmoil

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Original post made by Parent on Mar. 14, 2007
Last comment by natasha, on Mar 29, 2007 at 4:52 pm | 23 comments | 4014 Views

AROUND TOWN

Pension costs top list of Palo Alto budget woes

After enduring a year of layoffs, slumping revenues and benefit reductions for city employees, Palo Alto officials are bracing...

Original post made on Jan. 3, 2011
Last comment by taxpayer, on Jan 6, 2011 at 2:44 pm | 70 comments | 4014 Views

AROUND TOWN

July Fourth chili competition to heat up Mitchell Park

On a summer afternoon calling for lemonade and Popsicles, Palo Alto's avid chili chefs will fire up their stoves, hover over...

Original post made on Jul. 3, 2014
Last comment by MR, on Jul 9, 2014 at 6:32 pm | 23 comments | 4014 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

Palo Alto's ticking time bomb

In 2007, the year Warren Buffett famously described public pensions as a time bomb with a long fuse, Palo Alto officials...

Original post made on Jul. 15, 2012
Last comment by David Pepperdine, on Sep 19, 2012 at 1:24 pm | 2 comments | 4013 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Pedestrian killed while crossing Embarcadero is identified

A Palo Alto woman who died after being hit by a pick-up truck Friday night, Jan. 25, has been identified by the Santa Clara...

Original post made on Jan. 26, 2013
Last comment by anon too, on Dec 16, 2013 at 2:13 pm | 119 comments | 4013 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Saying 'I Do' to cultural heritage

When Una and Ofa Mataele decided to elope, they went to the San Mateo County courthouse in Redwood City for a marriage license...

Original post made on Sep. 8, 2009
There are no comments yet. 4012 Views

AROUND TOWN

Palo Alto streetlights changing to LEDs

Palo Alto streets will be getting brighter in the next months as the city Utilities Department embarks on the latest phase...

Original post made on Sep. 26, 2012
Last comment by Cedric de La Beaujardiere, on Oct 14, 2012 at 12:09 am | 45 comments | 4012 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

Neighbors oppose planned redwood removals

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Original post made on Oct. 27, 2007
Last comment by suzanne, on Oct 31, 2007 at 9:54 am | 36 comments | 4011 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Seeking Shelter for Our Kids

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Original post made by Lucy F. on Feb. 15, 2007
Last comment by A PARENT, on Mar 5, 2007 at 8:51 pm | 8 comments | 4011 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Mah's Appointment to the Board

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Original post made by OhlonePar on Mar. 29, 2007
Last comment by OhlonePar, on Apr 2, 2007 at 1:06 am | 55 comments | 4011 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

School Stress

As a Paly mom I can tell you that part of the problem lies with the teachers unions. You cannot get rid of poor teachers,...

Original post made by palymom on Oct. 19, 2010
Last comment by TimH, on Oct 25, 2010 at 7:24 pm | 78 comments | 4010 Views

MOVIES

Star Trek

It was a fun movie. Definitely not excellent, but exciting in a few spots and humorous. And I'm glad I saw it on a big...

Original post made by Sarah on May. 10, 2009
Last comment by bruce, on May 13, 2009 at 12:15 am | 1 comment | 4009 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

HP's Hurd continues to spin away from accountability

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Original post made by J.L on Nov. 16, 2006
Last comment by joyce, on Nov 19, 2006 at 12:15 am | 3 comments | 4008 Views

AROUND TOWN

Palo Alto committee has 'no confidence' in rail

Palo Alto took its most extreme step to date to oppose the state's proposed high-speed rail line Thursday morning when a...

Original post made on Sep. 2, 2010
Last comment by D. P. Lubic, on Sep 12, 2010 at 9:48 pm | 98 comments | 4008 Views
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