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PALO ALTO ISSUES

Mayor warns residents about city finances

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Original post made by Bill D'Agostino on Jun. 13, 2006
Last comment by Very Tas, on Jun 13, 2006 at 7:55 pm | 1 comment | 5215 Views

AROUND TOWN

Palo Alto raises minimum wage

Palo Alto will have a minimum wage of $11 an hour starting next year thanks to a law that the City Council unanimously passed...

Original post made on Aug. 25, 2015
Last comment by Garden Gnome, on Aug 26, 2015 at 12:00 pm | 29 comments | 5215 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

Paly student nearly drowns in school pool

The quick response of Palo Alto High School students and a swim coach to get an unconscious student out of the bottom of...

Original post made on Mar. 28, 2012
Last comment by Crescent Park Dad, on Mar 31, 2012 at 7:24 pm | 59 comments | 5214 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Palo Alto school district eyes new gender-identity policy

The Palo Alto school district is considering a new comprehensive policy that would take a more intentional, inclusive approach...

Original post made on Sep. 30, 2015
Last comment by @Cherry, on Oct 29, 2015 at 5:13 pm | 29 comments | 5214 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Second arrest in Jeff Johnson murder case

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Original post made on Feb. 28, 2008
Last comment by Fearless, on Mar 6, 2008 at 11:08 pm | 15 comments | 5214 Views

AROUND TOWN

Pastor lauds Palo Alto police for 'better behavior'

Months after he urged the Palo Alto Police Department to diffuse its tension with the city's minority communities, the pastor...

Original post made on Aug. 19, 2009
Last comment by annoyed, on Aug 23, 2009 at 5:59 pm | 27 comments | 5214 Views

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2007 Gunn High School grad Lawrence Park ends his life

Lawrence Park, 20, a 2007 graduate of Gunn High School, is being mourned by family, friends and classmates at University...

Original post made on Feb. 26, 2010
Last comment by Helpful Realist, on Mar 1, 2010 at 2:39 pm | 48 comments | 5214 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

More than hot air

Blasting air at up to 185 mph, leaf blowers can whip up hazardous particles and contaminants from the ground at speeds greater...

Original post made on Aug. 21, 2015
Last comment by Wildman, on Aug 27, 2015 at 6:36 pm | 24 comments | 5213 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Openings in JLS Connections program

Just want to let people know that there're a few spots available for incoming 7-th or 8-th graders in JLS's Connections program....

Original post made by JLS mom on May. 28, 2009
Last comment by another JLS mom, on May 29, 2009 at 2:11 pm | 14 comments | 5213 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

Beautiful soccer fields by Diana Diamond.

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Original post made by Mike Nguyen on Jul. 4, 2006
Last comment by Chris, on Jul 13, 2006 at 9:46 am | 9 comments | 5212 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

eScrip

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Original post made by ValuesPrivacy on Aug. 21, 2006
Last comment by NoOneSpecial, on Oct 18, 2006 at 10:41 am | 7 comments | 5212 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Are your teens getting enough sleep?

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Original post made on May. 30, 2007
Last comment by Fred, on Jun 10, 2007 at 7:50 pm | 31 comments | 5212 Views

BOOKS

Healing hands

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Original post made on Jan. 13, 2008
Last comment by doretta, on Jan 13, 2008 at 5:36 pm | 1 comment | 5212 Views

ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

East Palo Alto breaks ground on new tech development

With golden shovels dug into the earth, members of the East Palo Alto City Council and developer John A. Sobrato broke ground...

Original post made on Jun. 18, 2015
Last comment by I hire in tech, on Feb 3, 2016 at 2:55 pm | 18 comments | 5211 Views

ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

Explosion of new businesses calls for mentors

Cecilia Corral was just out of college when she got involved in a health care startup with other recent graduates. Read...

Original post made on Sep. 5, 2014
Last comment by Thomas Jensen, on Sep 12, 2014 at 10:44 am | 3 comments | 5210 Views

AROUND TOWN

Auto Mall going to Menlo Park?

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Original post made by ToldUSo on Oct. 6, 2006
Last comment by Carol, on Oct 13, 2006 at 11:24 am | 15 comments | 5209 Views

AROUND TOWN

Merry matchmaking: Local wine experts offer suggestions on holiday food-and-wines pairings

Planning what wines to serve at a Thanksgiving dinner or figuring out which to bring to a Christmas party can be, frankly,...

Original post made on Nov. 21, 2014
Last comment by Jay Park, on Nov 23, 2014 at 10:47 pm | 2 comments | 5209 Views

RESTAURANTS

Shop Talk

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Original post made on May. 7, 2008
Last comment by Color red, on May 7, 2008 at 11:35 am | 3 comments | 5208 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

Editorial: Stanford's deafening silence

"We need to change the culture, and it's on all of us to do that." Read the full editorial here http://paloaltoonline.com/print/story/2016/04/08/stanfords-deafening-silence...

Original post made on Apr. 8, 2016
Last comment by Sue Bee , on Apr 19, 2016 at 8:58 pm | 52 comments | 5207 Views

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On the 'Rrrun'

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Original post made by Samuel James Moore on Jul. 9, 2006
Last comment by Palo Alto Resident, on Jul 11, 2006 at 1:34 pm | 11 comments | 5207 Views
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