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PALO ALTO ISSUES

Bike projects expand, evolve in Palo Alto

From Homer Avenue in the north to Chalreston Road in the south, Palo Alto's elaborate system of bike boulevards continues...

Original post made on Oct. 28, 2015
Last comment by Future Rider, on Nov 3, 2015 at 5:09 pm | 53 comments | 5280 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

Sexual-assault case against Joe Lonsdale dropped

A civil case filed earlier this year against Joe Lonsdale, founder of Palo Alto software company Palantir, by a former girlfriend...

Original post made on Nov. 3, 2015
Last comment by icky, on Nov 5, 2015 at 8:58 pm | 11 comments | 5280 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Private middle school to replace El Camino motel

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Original post made on Dec. 18, 2007
Last comment by Tax-Loss, on Dec 21, 2007 at 10:18 am | 48 comments | 5280 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

City helped schools with "green" improvements

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Original post made by Walt Hays on Sep. 5, 2006
Last comment by rj, on Sep 5, 2006 at 12:54 pm | 1 comment | 5279 Views

ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

Local firefighters battle grueling working conditions at King Fire

Thousands of firefighters were sent to King Fire burning east of Sacramento in El Dorado County where the wildland fire has...

Original post made on Oct. 9, 2014
Last comment by Tom Dehn, on Oct 9, 2014 at 10:46 am | 1 comment | 5279 Views

RESTAURANTS

Re-energized and relocated

In college (OK, it's been a few years) I survived on frozen Swanson Chicken Pot Pies. My local grocery store often had them...

Original post made on Aug. 7, 2009
Last comment by r morgan, on Apr 15, 2012 at 4:44 pm | 2 comments | 5279 Views

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 | 5278 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

Drop off medicines at free Palo Alto disposal site

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Original post made by Phil Bobel on Mar. 25, 2008
Last comment by Samson, on Feb 20, 2014 at 1:14 pm | 5 comments | 5276 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

Palo Alto looks to trim managers' benefits

While Gov. Jerry Brown and Sacramento legislators scramble to contain pension expenses for state employees, Palo Alto is...

Original post made on Aug. 31, 2012
Last comment by Jake, on Sep 7, 2012 at 11:09 am | 19 comments | 5276 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Students experiment with 'drone journalism'

When students at Palo Alto High School unfurled a huge, sky-facing American flag on the field before last Friday's football...

Original post made on Sep. 20, 2013
Last comment by Go Paly!, on Sep 21, 2013 at 9:59 am | 2 comments | 5276 Views

AROUND TOWN

Stanford students' dream of women's shelter now a reality

For a dozen homeless women staying at the new Hotel de Zink Women's Shelter, sleeping at night now feels much safer. The...

Original post made on Mar. 22, 2012
Last comment by Ricardo Pinho, on May 15, 2012 at 1:10 am | 6 comments | 5276 Views

AROUND TOWN

Mountain View approves cell tower on church

Despite outcry about radiation exposure at an adjacent preschool, the city's zoning administrator approved a cell phone tower...

Original post made on Nov. 11, 2010
Last comment by Jack, on Jan 13, 2011 at 8:04 pm | 21 comments | 5275 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

Editorial: A half-hearted mea culpa

While it acknowledges some sloppiness and poor judgment in keeping information from the public, the City of Palo Alto's defensive...

Original post made on Sep. 5, 2014
Last comment by Mark Weiss, on Dec 16, 2014 at 12:55 pm | 58 comments | 5274 Views

AROUND TOWN

Bicycles at risk

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Original post made by William Bryan on Jun. 14, 2006
Last comment by Krueger, on Apr 24, 2007 at 2:01 pm | 7 comments | 5274 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

County set to approve new trails around Stanford campus

A proposal by Stanford University and the City of Palo Alto to install new recreational trails along the major thoroughfares...

Original post made on Dec. 9, 2014
Last comment by Jim, on Dec 10, 2014 at 9:33 pm | 15 comments | 5272 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

Editorial: Rolling over for BART

Every time transportation sales-tax measures have appeared on Santa Clara County ballots since 1961, Palo Alto voters have...

Original post made on Aug. 14, 2015
Last comment by dandelion, on Sep 29, 2015 at 10:25 pm | 65 comments | 5272 Views

RESTAURANTS

A touch of New England

Our beloved Dungeness crab season might be finally getting underway, but in the meantime, we can take advantage of that East...

Original post made on Feb. 18, 2016
Last comment by Scarlet, on Feb 26, 2016 at 5:12 pm | 7 comments | 5272 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

Stanford Medical Center Expansion

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Original post made by Hulkamania on May. 22, 2007
Last comment by test, on Apr 10, 2008 at 12:52 pm | 23 comments | 5271 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Guest Opinion: Before the achievement gap comes the opportunity gap

Palo Alto school Superintendent Kevin Skelly raised an important issue with his comments on the difficulty in closing the...

Original post made on Feb. 13, 2009
Last comment by Beth Caldwell, on Feb 16, 2009 at 6:16 am | 4 comments | 5271 Views

RESTAURANTS

Restaurant review: In Gott's we trust

Just another burger stand or something iconic? Restaurant reviewer Dale Bentson gives his verdict on the Niman Ranch beef...

Original post made on Jan. 22, 2014
Last comment by Bleh, on Mar 14, 2015 at 12:44 pm | 15 comments | 5270 Views
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