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PALO ALTO ISSUES

$50 million for a police HQ?

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Original post made by Mondo on Apr. 11, 2007
Last comment by Petey, on Apr 18, 2007 at 11:55 pm | 57 comments | 5746 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

Palo Alto backs away from new landscaping ordinance

Facing criticisms about inadequate outreach to the greater community, Palo Alto officials on Tuesday retreated from a proposal...

Original post made on Jan. 20, 2016
Last comment by Jane, on Jan 22, 2016 at 9:51 am | 15 comments | 5746 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. 5746 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

Downtown residents, workers near consensus on parking

It took decades of dreaming, years of complaining and months of painstaking negotiations, but a residential parking-permit...

Original post made on Sep. 11, 2014
Last comment by long time resident, on Sep 15, 2014 at 1:56 pm | 36 comments | 5745 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Palo Alto school board candidates seek to differentiate themselves

While seeming to find common ground on many of the key issues facing the Palo Alto school district, the five candidates for...

Original post made on Sep. 17, 2014
Last comment by Those 183 Votes, on Sep 18, 2014 at 9:44 am | 22 comments | 5745 Views

ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

DRIVE TO WASHINGTON D.C. FREE

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Original post made by Cristina on Jun. 4, 2006
There are no comments yet. 5745 Views

SPORTS

Sports Shorts

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Original post made on Sep. 5, 2007
Last comment by Anonymous, on Sep 5, 2007 at 9:03 pm | 1 comment | 5741 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

Caltrain, car death was 'an accident waiting to happen'

The death of an Indiana driver at the Charleston Road train crossing on Friday (April 15) has left many in Palo Alto saying...

Original post made on Apr. 18, 2011
Last comment by Terri, on May 2, 2011 at 5:57 am | 78 comments | 5740 Views

AROUND TOWN

Do you remember the young girl killed on Channing?

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Original post made by Giraffe on Jun. 10, 2006
Last comment by ARF, on Jun 21, 2006 at 1:33 pm | 2 comments | 5740 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. 5740 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

Palo Alto skeptical about 'new vision' for high-speed rail

A new proposal by the California High-Speed Rail Authority to invest in rail improvements in the northern and southern sections...

Original post made on Mar. 15, 2012
Last comment by rocky rhodes, on Mar 19, 2012 at 5:28 pm | 17 comments | 5738 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

Palo Alto to explore incentives for slashing natural-gas use

After cutting carbon out of the city's electric supply, Palo Alto officials are now fixing their sights on the next frontier...

Original post made on Dec. 13, 2014
Last comment by Jo Ann, on Dec 18, 2014 at 3:30 pm | 38 comments | 5738 Views

ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

Tunneling dropped as Midpeninsula rail option

Deep tunnels and covered trenches have been dropped as alternatives for the Palo Alto/Midpeninsula portion of the state's...

Original post made on Aug. 5, 2010
Last comment by Peter Carpenter, on Aug 10, 2010 at 5:21 pm | 122 comments | 5738 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

Palo Alto waives fees for single-story districts

Residents of Eichler neighborhoods clamoring for protection from new mansions on their blocks scored a victory Monday night...

Original post made on Jul. 3, 2015
Last comment by I know Eichlers, on Jul 4, 2015 at 9:24 pm | 25 comments | 5737 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

The Weekly Asks...

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Original post made by Buster's Mom on Jun. 14, 2006
Last comment by spate?, on Jun 29, 2006 at 4:51 pm | 3 comments | 5737 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

High Speed Rail promoters knocking on your door

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Original post made by Morris Brown on Jul. 27, 2008
Last comment by Spokker, on Aug 15, 2008 at 3:18 pm | 125 comments | 5735 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 | 5734 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Palo Alto DNA-privacy case could have wide implications

An appeals case filed by a Palo Alto couple could have far-reaching impacts regarding whether personal medical information...

Original post made on Jan. 25, 2016
Last comment by Penny Wise, on Feb 10, 2016 at 10:29 pm | 12 comments | 5733 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

School board eyes greater consistency at Palo Alto's high schools

Armed with a wealth of data on consistency – or lack thereof – across courses, subjects and teachers at Palo Alto's two...

Original post made on Aug. 26, 2015
Last comment by outsider, on Aug 29, 2015 at 3:46 pm | 69 comments | 5732 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 | 5730 Views
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