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PALO ALTO ISSUES

How did this ugly housing development get approved?

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Original post made by Jonathan on Oct. 2, 2007
Last comment by Nora Charles, on Oct 10, 2007 at 3:24 am | 37 comments | 3782 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

How the U.S. Air Force fought suicide, and we can, too

As a parent of three, including a Gunn student and a Terman student, I shared the sense of grief, concern and helplessness...

Original post made on Apr. 24, 2010
Last comment by Midtown Parent, on Apr 27, 2010 at 11:30 pm | 18 comments | 3782 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

Is there a tax on taxis/limos?

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Original post made by Dave on Jan. 8, 2007
Last comment by jeff, on Mar 24, 2008 at 9:28 am | 3 comments | 3781 Views

SPORTS

Gabriel Morgan Wins National Capitol Grand Prix; MP Resident Qualifies for US Junior Open Squash Championships

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Original post made by Frank Schmidt on Nov. 29, 2007
There are no comments yet. 3781 Views

AROUND TOWN

WWII vintage aircraft over Palo Alto today?

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Original post made by Sound of Freedom on May. 16, 2007
Last comment by enough, on May 24, 2007 at 8:12 am | 14 comments | 3780 Views

AROUND TOWN

Never too old to be a first-time author

With her first book published at the age of 77 -- and a second out this month -- Prudence Breitrose, at 79, finds herself...

Original post made on Oct. 4, 2013
There are no comments yet. 3780 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 | 3779 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

PAUSD 2009-2010 academic calendar

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Original post made by Jordan Parent on Sep. 26, 2008
Last comment by parent, on Sep 28, 2008 at 2:25 pm | 7 comments | 3778 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Foreign Languages Fade in Class � Except Chinese

Would be interested to know what folks think of this article in the NYT about foreign language instruction. It seems to...

Original post made by Parent on Jan. 21, 2010
Last comment by OhlonePar, on Feb 1, 2010 at 8:04 pm | 105 comments | 3778 Views

AROUND TOWN

Imagining the future of education

They are young, tech-savvy and affluent, many with successful startups under their belts. A growing number of Palo Alto-area...

Original post made on Apr. 21, 2012
Last comment by Teacher's Pet, on Apr 25, 2012 at 12:42 am | 23 comments | 3778 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Is election day an excuse to allow strangers in our schools?

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Original post made by elementary parent on Oct. 24, 2006
Last comment by SkepticAl, on Oct 24, 2006 at 10:57 pm | 2 comments | 3777 Views

ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

ISRAEL

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Original post made by Jag Singh on Oct. 31, 2006
Last comment by Boaz, on Nov 1, 2006 at 12:39 pm | 2 comments | 3777 Views

ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

Paycheck-fairness bill introduced by Eshoo

Fifty years after a fair-wage bill became law, women still earn just 77 cents for every dollar a man makes for doing equal...

Original post made on Jan. 25, 2013
Last comment by Enforce, enforce, enforce, on Oct 27, 2013 at 1:44 pm | 16 comments | 3776 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 | 3776 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

Weekly launches 'Palo Alto' apps for iPhone, Android

Two mobile-phone applications that will give iPhone and Android users access to Palo Alto news, sports and other local information...

Original post made on Jul. 22, 2010
Last comment by Steve, on Aug 3, 2010 at 10:33 pm | 19 comments | 3775 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Gunn students create scary times for Fairmeadow

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Original post made on Oct. 24, 2008
Last comment by natasha, on Oct 26, 2008 at 7:37 am | 4 comments | 3775 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

Big turnout for 'environmental action' group

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Original post made on Mar. 6, 2008
Last comment by julie, on Mar 10, 2008 at 10:20 am | 42 comments | 3773 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 | 3773 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Time To Move On From MI Or Face A Backlash??

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Original post made by JJ on Oct. 11, 2007
Last comment by OhlonePar, on Oct 18, 2007 at 12:15 pm | 57 comments | 3773 Views

AROUND TOWN

Sweltering temperatures expected this week

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Original post made on Aug. 28, 2007
Last comment by Walter_E_Wallis, on Aug 31, 2007 at 7:46 am | 9 comments | 3773 Views
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