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PALO ALTO ISSUES

Palo Alto Humane Society creates a 'Critter Club'

While Danny Rendon was enrolled in a summer session at Beechwood School in Menlo Park, his mother, Patricia, noticed something...

Original post made on Dec. 6, 2013
Last comment by Nora Charles, on Dec 12, 2013 at 10:42 pm | 1 comment | 5840 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 | 5839 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Man apologizes, pleads guilty for 1988 murder

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Original post made on Jan. 10, 2008
Last comment by Mike, on Jul 18, 2010 at 7:53 am | 28 comments | 5839 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Congrats Paly class of 2006

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Original post made by Proud Paly parent on Jun. 15, 2006
There are no comments yet. 5837 Views

SPORTS

Palo Alto All-Star Northern California Tournament Info

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Original post made by Theresa Carey on Jul. 27, 2006
Last comment by Billy, on Feb 4, 2007 at 9:28 am | 4 comments | 5836 Views

AROUND TOWN

Portola Valley: Driver found dead in car down embankment

A man found dead in a Jeep Cherokee at the bottom of an embankment in Portola Valley this morning had likely been dead for...

Original post made on Feb. 12, 2016
Last comment by Reality Check, on Feb 12, 2016 at 4:51 pm | 2 comments | 5836 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

School teacher salaries published

Los Altos school district published school salary schedules for teachers and management. I was pleasantly surprised to see...

Original post made by PA Resident on Oct. 16, 2009
Last comment by High School teacher, on Oct 20, 2009 at 8:19 pm | 15 comments | 5835 Views

AROUND TOWN

Brock Turner judge to no longer hear criminal cases

Three months after Santa Clara County Judge Aaron Persky's controversial sentencing of former Stanford University student...

Original post made on Aug. 26, 2016
Last comment by savy move, on Aug 26, 2016 at 9:20 pm | 9 comments | 5835 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

Palo Alto plans to beef up enforcement of new business registry

Palo Alto's new business-registry program rolled off to a rocky start in March, with meager participation and widespread...

Original post made on Dec. 26, 2015
Last comment by SteveU, on Dec 30, 2015 at 1:00 pm | 10 comments | 5834 Views

AROUND TOWN

Herriot files appeal in Channing House case

Sally Herriot, the 90-year-old Channing House resident who fought being moved against her will from her independent-living...

Original post made on Feb. 27, 2009
Last comment by CrescentParkAnon., on Jun 21, 2014 at 6:16 pm | 38 comments | 5833 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

Palo Alto to revisit proposed massage ordinance

Palo Alto's quest to upgrade its massage regulations is hitting a nerve among local massage therapists, who are arguing they're...

Original post made on Feb. 11, 2012
Last comment by Lisa G, on Feb 15, 2012 at 12:04 am | 18 comments | 5832 Views

SPORTS

On being a Cyclist's Wife

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Original post made by Anonymous on Oct. 6, 2006
Last comment by a fan of most cyclists, on Oct 11, 2006 at 10:26 am | 1 comment | 5832 Views

AROUND TOWN

Plastic bag era comes to an end in Palo Alto

For Palo Alto shoppers, the question "Paper or plastic?" officially becomes an anachronism Monday, as the city's new ban...

Original post made on Jul. 1, 2013
Last comment by Resident, on Aug 1, 2013 at 8:29 am | 32 comments | 5832 Views

AROUND TOWN

PA hitches economic future to green innovation

Seeking to lure new clean-tech companies and retain existing ones, Palo Alto officials are pitching a new program that would...

Original post made on Mar. 4, 2011
Last comment by Walter_E_Wallis, on Mar 7, 2011 at 4:53 pm | 23 comments | 5831 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Palo Alto school board to discuss $2 million in staff, program additions

Citing the improving economy and additional property tax revenues, school district staff is proposing a total of $2,086,941...

Original post made on Mar. 31, 2015
Last comment by Undecided, leaning against A, on Apr 9, 2015 at 11:16 am | 73 comments | 5830 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

No parole for Chowchilla school-bus kidnapper

A state Board of Parole Hearings panel Monday night once again denied parole for one of three men -- all from wealthy families...

Original post made on Jan. 6, 2009
Last comment by David, on Dec 21, 2010 at 5:35 pm | 28 comments | 5830 Views

ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

Does a low voter turnout threaten democracy?

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Original post made by Frank Bravo on Nov. 9, 2006
Last comment by Jonathan, on Nov 24, 2006 at 10:11 pm | 3 comments | 5830 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

School administrator Kathleen Meagher to leave for Virginia

A top Palo Alto school administrator and former Duveneck Elementary School principal has announced she is leaving to take...

Original post made on Apr. 12, 2014
Last comment by Crescent Park Mom, on Apr 14, 2014 at 11:55 am | 7 comments | 5829 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Softpedaling HP's criminal behavior at the top

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Original post made by J.L. on Sep. 8, 2006
Last comment by resident, on Sep 20, 2006 at 3:30 pm | 16 comments | 5829 Views

AROUND TOWN

Walk this way

With the popularity these days of marathon running, those of us who walk as our main exercise might be tempted to feel bad...

Original post made on Aug. 29, 2014
Last comment by parent, on Sep 2, 2014 at 2:18 pm | 11 comments | 5827 Views
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