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PALO ALTO ISSUES

Commission votes to cut California Avenue lanes

A two-lane configuration for Palo Alto's California Avenue Business District was approved Wednesday night (Jan. 12) by the...

Original post made on Jan. 13, 2011
Last comment by AGNES, on Jan 28, 2011 at 12:02 am | 87 comments | 3806 Views

AROUND TOWN

Police investigate suspicious backpack found at Stanford

Part of the Stanford University campus was evacuated, and a police bomb squad unit came in to investigate a suspicious backpack...

Original post made on Feb. 11, 2014
Last comment by Nora Charles, on Feb 13, 2014 at 4:36 pm | 11 comments | 3806 Views

AROUND TOWN

Transplant survivor is flying high

Jennifer Julian sat in the flight simulator's cockpit and soared through the clouds. Before her, the large computer screen...

Original post made on Sep. 26, 2014
Last comment by PAA noise, on Sep 29, 2014 at 12:13 am | 4 comments | 3806 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Paly Choirs present ... With Love, from Paris

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Original post made by Theresa on Feb. 5, 2007
Last comment by Paly Parent, on Feb 15, 2007 at 9:19 am | 1 comment | 3805 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Mom and dad's duties get virtual nip-tuck

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Original post made on Jul. 23, 2008
Last comment by Parent, on Nov 13, 2008 at 3:20 pm | 14 comments | 3804 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

Verizon tries again for Little League cell tower

The Palo Alto Little League is making a fourth attempt to welcome a cell tower at its ballpark on Middlefield Road, this...

Original post made on Oct. 4, 2013
Last comment by neighboramn, on Oct 7, 2013 at 10:08 pm | 66 comments | 3803 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

City charts new path toward updating Comprehensive Plan

After a meandering eight-year slog, Palo Alto officials agreed on Monday night to bring a fresh approach to upgrading the...

Original post made on Mar. 18, 2014
Last comment by resident 1, on Mar 19, 2014 at 6:18 pm | 5 comments | 3802 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

Debate over council size splits Palo Alto establishment

More than two centuries after Thomas Jefferson and Alexander Hamilton forced the nation to weigh the merits of democracy...

Original post made on Sep. 19, 2014
Last comment by CrecentParkAnon., on Sep 22, 2014 at 11:54 pm | 46 comments | 3802 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Elementary school placement

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Original post made by Lillian Kvitko on Feb. 20, 2007
Last comment by DJ, on Feb 21, 2007 at 12:57 pm | 8 comments | 3802 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Lost trust , Lost donations: The MI cost to our schools

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Original post made by parent pockets on May. 6, 2007
Last comment by yet another parent, on May 12, 2007 at 7:58 am | 33 comments | 3802 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Traffic seems worse outside schools

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Original post made by Palo Verde Parent on Aug. 29, 2008
Last comment by idea_genie, on Sep 8, 2008 at 11:18 pm | 41 comments | 3801 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Palo Alto High principal reflects on 'egg wars'

Eleven Palo Alto High School students were suspended and about seven more received "consequences" for participating in an...

Original post made on Nov. 16, 2009
Last comment by Anon., on Nov 21, 2009 at 5:50 am | 137 comments | 3801 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

It's long past time to ban 'vehicle dwelling'

"It ain't home till it's up on blocks" is a refrain from a contemporary Trailer Park Troubadours song. Read the full...

Original post made on Aug. 7, 2010
Last comment by Anne, on Aug 17, 2010 at 7:42 pm | 46 comments | 3800 Views

AROUND TOWN

Through the eyes of a child

As a 6-year-old in the Nazi concentration camp Bergen-Belsen in the final months of World War II, Elisabeth Seaman remembers...

Original post made on Dec. 6, 2013
Last comment by Bru, on Dec 15, 2013 at 3:16 pm | 3 comments | 3800 Views

RESTAURANTS

Shop Talk

SPAGO LEAVING TOWN . . . Spago, the high-end downtown Palo Alto restaurant known for its fine food and high prices, is pulling...

Original post made on Jun. 20, 2010
Last comment by Nora Charles, on Jan 31, 2011 at 11:11 pm | 4 comments | 3799 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Daylight Savings Time - too early for families

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Original post made by Parent on Mar. 13, 2007
Last comment by RS, on Mar 13, 2007 at 7:52 pm | 1 comment | 3799 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

"Anything Goes" at Paly this weekend

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Original post made by Theresa on Mar. 17, 2007
Last comment by Susan, on Mar 22, 2007 at 11:49 pm | 1 comment | 3799 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Do you let your children play in your neighborhood?

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Original post made by Simon Firth on Oct. 15, 2007
Last comment by Parent, on Oct 31, 2007 at 9:01 am | 26 comments | 3799 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

SFO Airport Noise In Palo Alto Getting Worse

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Original post made by Paul on Aug. 20, 2008
Last comment by South PA Resident, on Oct 23, 2009 at 12:11 pm | 37 comments | 3798 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Burglary on Ames in Midtown

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Original post made by Jerry on Mar. 3, 2008
Last comment by FIREMAN, on Mar 7, 2008 at 9:25 am | 27 comments | 3798 Views
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