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PALO ALTO ISSUES

Downtown district opponents circulate petition, ignore assessments

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Original post made on Aug. 3, 2007
Last comment by For the BID, on Sep 8, 2007 at 11:08 am | 24 comments | 5399 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

County expands homeless programs while searching for new shelter

Faced with a shortage of beds to accommodate the county's homeless population this coming winter, the Santa Clara County...

Original post made on Aug. 26, 2014
Last comment by resident 1, on Nov 22, 2014 at 8:06 am | 29 comments | 5399 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

Editorial: Measure D: No on reducing council size

Talk of reducing the size of the Palo Alto City Council from nine to seven has come and gone for decades, but has never generated...

Original post made on Oct. 17, 2014
Last comment by Online Name, on Oct 21, 2014 at 11:24 am | 9 comments | 5398 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

City probes excessive tree pruning on Cal Ave

California Avenue still has its trees, but this time it's the limbs that are missing. About 40 newly planted trees in Palo...

Original post made on Nov. 26, 2010
Last comment by Realist, on Jan 8, 2013 at 8:42 am | 55 comments | 5397 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

Steve Levy: blogger rights or thin-skinned censor?

This comment is not really directed toward Mr. Steve Levy, PA online blogger, but rather to the editors and administrators...

Original post made by a reader on Jan. 5, 2014
Last comment by Hmmm, on Jan 6, 2014 at 1:21 pm | 11 comments | 5395 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Cheating concerns emerge from Save the 2008 campaign

Grassroots school-reform campaign Save the 2,008 served as a platform at Tuesday night's school board meeting to address...

Original post made on Sep. 9, 2015
Last comment by In the Recent Past, on Sep 15, 2015 at 8:18 am | 73 comments | 5395 Views

AROUND TOWN

Palo Alto pug brings smile to dental patients

Dentist Lori Doran-Garcia's Palo Alto office is equipped with the usual features: reclining examination chairs, sample toothbrushes,...

Original post made on Jul. 10, 2011
Last comment by Dara, on Nov 5, 2011 at 7:49 am | 14 comments | 5395 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Public Urination

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Original post made by Just Thinking Out Loud on Mar. 2, 2007
Last comment by Miss Anthrop, on Mar 17, 2007 at 10:31 pm | 9 comments | 5394 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Setting the wrong example

My Nov. 7 column about school bullying in Palo Alto generated some thoughtful responses and triggered a thread on Palo Alto...

Original post made on Nov. 21, 2008
Last comment by Ken, on Dec 15, 2008 at 11:15 am | 112 comments | 5393 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

Palo Alto seeks citizen help with 'difficult' budget

Palo Alto officials are bracing for two months of painful negotiations with residents over City Manager James Keene's sweeping...

Original post made on Apr. 13, 2010
Last comment by Barbara Platt, on Jul 5, 2010 at 8:33 am | 40 comments | 5391 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Spanish classes full?

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Original post made by Middle School Parent on Aug. 28, 2007
Last comment by Thoughts, on Sep 8, 2007 at 10:20 pm | 31 comments | 5391 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

In search of high-quality preschool for all

With a Stanford University education and decades of hands-on experience with kids, Carol Thomsen is something of an expert...

Original post made on Sep. 14, 2012
Last comment by Tyler Hanley, on Sep 17, 2012 at 11:15 am | 4 comments | 5390 Views

ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

IRAQ

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Original post made by Jag Singh on Jul. 10, 2006
There are no comments yet. 5390 Views

AROUND TOWN

Women find refuge at Heart and Home

Heart and Home Collaborative, a new all-women shelter organized by Stanford University students, opened Jan. 26 after more...

Original post made on Feb. 22, 2014
Last comment by Rupert of henzau, on Feb 25, 2014 at 4:40 pm | 48 comments | 5390 Views

AROUND TOWN

Interesting Eichler Article on SFGate.com

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Original post made by Midtowner on Aug. 26, 2006
There are no comments yet. 5389 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

'All-you-can-fly' airline flies past Palo Alto, lands in San Carlos

Surf Air, the "all-you-can-fly" airline service that was supposed to take off from the Palo Alto Airport instead made a flyover,...

Original post made on Jul. 11, 2013
Last comment by Appreciative, on Dec 2, 2013 at 3:22 pm | 28 comments | 5387 Views

AROUND TOWN

Great plumbing experience

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Original post made by Resident on Sep. 5, 2006
Last comment by Carol, on Aug 27, 2008 at 1:45 pm | 6 comments | 5387 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

Traffic - the "in the know", "tongue in cheek" P.A. excuse or joke?

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Original post made by Resident on Nov. 13, 2007
Last comment by Joe Kott, on Nov 15, 2007 at 7:19 am | 17 comments | 5385 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

Dog Leash ordinance not enforced

Lots of free dogs running free outside the dog park at Mitchell park. If You mention to the owners about the Palo alto Leash...

Original post made by green meadow ace on Oct. 7, 2013
Last comment by great message, on Oct 11, 2013 at 12:51 pm | 66 comments | 5381 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

Stanford Blood Center lawsuit on hold

A jury trial pitting a longtime blood donor against Stanford Blood Center that was scheduled to begin today has been postponed,...

Original post made on Sep. 24, 2012
Last comment by Nevemore, on Oct 16, 2014 at 8:44 pm | 26 comments | 5380 Views
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