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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 | 3884 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

Editorial: No on Measure C

With Peninsula cities having almost uniformly passed ordinances prohibiting so-called medical-marijuana dispensaries, Palo...

Original post made on Sep. 14, 2012
Last comment by Sharon, on Nov 5, 2012 at 8:50 pm | 47 comments | 3884 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

School board seeks comment on supe search

The Palo Alto Board of Education will seek public comment at a meeting Monday, March 10, as it launches a search to replace...

Original post made on Mar. 5, 2014
Last comment by Oops, We are going to do it Again!, on Mar 10, 2014 at 5:23 pm | 8 comments | 3884 Views

AROUND TOWN

Feature story: Skating through time

Olympic champion Brian Boitano has skated on ice rinks throughout the world. He even skated on a glacier in 1988. But some...

Original post made on Jan. 13, 2012
Last comment by S8marie, on Jan 15, 2012 at 2:59 pm | 2 comments | 3884 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Recommendations for buying a rollerblade

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Original post made by Parent on Feb. 5, 2007
Last comment by Why Used, on Feb 8, 2007 at 7:28 pm | 2 comments | 3883 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 | 3883 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Cheese balls, aliens, Angry Birds -- and logical sequencing

The dozens of children who flock to Smita Kolhatkar's lunchtime "Scratch Club" at Barron Park Elementary School create their...

Original post made on Oct. 13, 2012
Last comment by Jeanie Smith, on Oct 17, 2012 at 9:10 pm | 3 comments | 3883 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Feds investigating Paly response to sexual harassment

The federal Department of Education Office for Civil Rights (OCR) is currently investigating whether Palo Alto High School...

Original post made on Apr. 11, 2014
Last comment by village fool, on Apr 15, 2014 at 3:32 pm | 3 comments | 3883 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Former superintendent pleads no contest to embezzlement, other felony charges

Looking drawn and contrite, former Portola Valley schools superintendent Tim Hanretty appeared in court Tuesday morning to...

Original post made on Aug. 1, 2012
Last comment by Jake, on Aug 2, 2012 at 5:49 pm | 11 comments | 3883 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

High-speed rail authority proposes higher fares

The California High-Speed Rail Authority is banking on billions of private dollars, extensive federal support and riders...

Original post made on Dec. 18, 2009
Last comment by Parent, on Jan 4, 2010 at 12:43 pm | 97 comments | 3882 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 | 3882 Views

AROUND TOWN

Mod costumes help move Oscar Wilde play into swinging '60s

TheatreWorks artistic director Robert Kelley huddles with designers in the costume shop, peering at purple swatches of wool...

Original post made on Mar. 30, 2013
Last comment by Oscar fan, on Mar 30, 2013 at 3:51 pm | 2 comments | 3882 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Foreign Language Task Force's Recommendation This Tuesday Night

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Original post made by Paul Losch on Jan. 14, 2008
Last comment by Parent, on Jan 16, 2008 at 9:10 am | 2 comments | 3881 Views

ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

Al Gore's Use of Electricity

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Original post made by Silver Bullet on Feb. 26, 2007
Last comment by Walter_E_Wallis, on Mar 1, 2007 at 7:44 pm | 9 comments | 3881 Views

ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

Securities and Exchange Commission charges Palo Alto man with scamming investors, venture capitalists

The U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission has charged a former Palo Alto owner of several defunct investment entities with...

Original post made on Dec. 3, 2014
Last comment by mark Weiss, on Dec 5, 2014 at 9:58 am | 9 comments | 3881 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 | 3881 Views

MOVIES

Review: 'Green Zone'

Those naysayers who questioned the appropriation of the Iraq War for entertainment purposes in the newly minted Best Picture...

Original post made on Mar. 12, 2010
Last comment by Paul, on Mar 16, 2010 at 10:18 am | 24 comments | 3881 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Santa Cruz charging parents for kids' vacations.

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Original post made by Parent on Mar. 9, 2007
Last comment by sheeeeesh, on Mar 12, 2007 at 12:41 pm | 9 comments | 3880 Views

ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

Rachel Corrie

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Original post made by Jag Singh on Oct. 24, 2006
Last comment by Boaz, on Oct 25, 2006 at 7:17 am | 1 comment | 3880 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

A big job ahead to combat underlying causes of bullying

A big job ahead to combat underlying causes of bullying Read the full guest opinion here http://www.paloaltoonline.com/weekly/story.php?story_id=19240...

Original post made on Jul. 19, 2013
Last comment by Astonished, on Jul 24, 2013 at 7:39 am | 63 comments | 3879 Views
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