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SCHOOLS & KIDS

43 Palo Alto teachers receive tenure

Forty-three teachers representing most of Palo Alto's public school campuses will gather today for a yearly event known as...

Original post made on Mar. 27, 2012
Last comment by Mom, on Mar 31, 2012 at 7:41 am | 29 comments | 5410 Views

AROUND TOWN

HP stock falls on news of acquisition fraud

Palo Alto-based HP said Tuesday that "accounting improprieties, misrepresentations and disclosure failures" caused it to...

Original post made on Nov. 21, 2012
Last comment by Crescent Park Dad, on Nov 25, 2012 at 10:59 pm | 7 comments | 5410 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

Palo Alto officials to ponder city's 'core values'

After wading through the weeds of policymaking for much of the year, Palo Alto officials will consider a fuzzier, more philosophical...

Original post made on Sep. 30, 2013
Last comment by Almighty US $, on Oct 1, 2013 at 2:36 pm | 24 comments | 5408 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

Survey: We love our neighborhoods but are miffed by development

Palo Altans generally feel rosy about their hometown, but attitudes tend to sour when the conversation shifts to housing,...

Original post made on Jan. 29, 2015
Last comment by Agenda, on Jan 30, 2015 at 6:06 pm | 35 comments | 5408 Views

AROUND TOWN

Peppy in pink

Omigod you guys! It's one of the dumbest musicals of all time! Well, dumb but fun. And dumb but kinda sweet. Read the full...

Original post made on Sep. 14, 2012
Last comment by theaterlover, on Sep 14, 2012 at 11:19 am | 1 comment | 5408 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

High Speed Rail promoters knocking on your door

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Original post made by Morris Brown on Jul. 27, 2008
Last comment by Spokker, on Aug 15, 2008 at 3:18 pm | 125 comments | 5407 Views

ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

Stanford: Earth's core is surprisingly weak

Stanford University researcher Arianna Gleason and assistant professor Wendy Mao discovered that the Earth's inner core is...

Original post made on May. 18, 2013
Last comment by Office Decor Robbie , on May 22, 2013 at 6:11 pm | 12 comments | 5407 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Dauber elected to Palo Alto school board; second seat too close to call

With all precincts reporting, Ken Dauber has been elected to the Palo Alto school board, but the second seat remains too...

Original post made on Nov. 5, 2014
Last comment by Nancy Grace, on Nov 6, 2014 at 11:46 pm | 14 comments | 5406 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

Homeless situation out of control

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Original post made by concerned on Oct. 23, 2006
Last comment by Had Enough!, on Oct 9, 2007 at 5:50 pm | 34 comments | 5404 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Do you think the law should be changed relating to young drivers?

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Original post made by lvandusen@PaloAltoOnline.com on Jul. 13, 2006
Last comment by parent of two boys, on Aug 17, 2006 at 10:59 pm | 5 comments | 5404 Views

MOVIES

SiCKO: Was & Wasn't What I Expected

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Original post made by Neighbor on Jul. 7, 2007
Last comment by Fred, on Jul 7, 2007 at 9:22 pm | 21 comments | 5404 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Middle College engages restless teens' minds

Middle College is a publicly funded alternative secondary school program that allows local students to simultaneously earn...

Original post made on Oct. 11, 2010
Last comment by midtown parent, on Nov 7, 2014 at 7:58 pm | 15 comments | 5403 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Graduation 2013: Thinking back and looking ahead

A few days before their high school graduation Wednesday, a handful of prospective grads from Gunn and Palo Alto high schools...

Original post made on May. 31, 2013
Last comment by Observer, on Jun 3, 2013 at 7:39 am | 2 comments | 5403 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

Survey shows growing angst about retirement in Palo Alto

With traffic congestion and skyrocketing housing prices high on people's minds, the percentage of Palo Alto residents rating...

Original post made on Jan. 22, 2016
Last comment by ced1106, on Jan 29, 2016 at 6:33 pm | 24 comments | 5402 Views

AROUND TOWN

Lost Monkey Return

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Original post made by Jason on Sep. 14, 2006
Last comment by AP, on Sep 17, 2006 at 2:55 am | 4 comments | 5402 Views

AROUND TOWN

Trail connections a focus for new POST leader

Creating trail connections among open-space parcels on the Peninsula will be the next great focus of local land preservation,...

Original post made on Jul. 3, 2011
Last comment by Tyler Hanley, on Jul 5, 2011 at 3:13 pm | 2 comments | 5402 Views

ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

Gas Prices - a prediction!

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Original post made by Jag Singh on Oct. 9, 2006
Last comment by kiki, on Oct 17, 2006 at 1:24 am | 11 comments | 5401 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

Invoke Mandatory In-Car Testing for Senior Citizens

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Original post made by Mike on Nov. 25, 2006
Last comment by Kristi, on May 17, 2007 at 10:43 am | 10 comments | 5400 Views

AROUND TOWN

Old Fashioned Portrait Studios

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Original post made by photos on Nov. 9, 2006
Last comment by RS, on Apr 6, 2007 at 1:41 pm | 8 comments | 5397 Views

ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

Linda Sher, artist and political wife, dies at 82

Artist Linda B. Sher, a former Palo Alto and Stanford resident and wife of former State Sen. Byron Sher, died Sunday, Jan....

Original post made on Jan. 21, 2014
Last comment by Barbara Klein, on Jan 21, 2014 at 8:55 pm | 5 comments | 5396 Views
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