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ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTONeighborhoods
Read the full story here http://www.PaloAltoOnline.com/news/show_story.php?id=10982 posted Tuesday, January 27, 2009, 11:30...Original post made on Feb. 22, 2009
Last comment by tracey Chen, on Jun 25, 2009 at 1:21 pm | 3 comments | 1248103 Views
SCHOOLS & KIDSWhat gives the school the right to give my child homework?
This is a legitimate question. I called the California Department of Education today and they did not know the answer. What...Original post made by Parent on Dec. 18, 2014
Last comment by Overload, on Aug 5, 2016 at 9:05 am | 481 comments | 788155 Views
SCHOOLS & KIDSStudent with 3.85 GPA gets rejection letters from UCs
Hi, My friend's daughter got 3.85 GPA, had 5 AP classes in high school, was on competitive swimming team, volunteered...Original post made by Parent on May. 28, 2012
Last comment by Nayeli, on Jun 28, 2017 at 7:48 pm | 373 comments | 644147 Views
ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTOEnjoying multi-tasking?
0...Original post made by Mr. Man on Mar. 26, 2007
Last comment by Mimi Butternut, on Mar 29, 2007 at 1:34 am | 2 comments | 542695 Views
PALO ALTO ISSUESNikola Tesla statue to be unveiled in Palo Alto
A statue of the inventor of Nikola Tesla -- equipped with free Wi-Fi and a time capsule to be opened in 2043 -- is set to...Original post made on Dec. 6, 2013
Last comment by ACDC, on Jun 14, 2017 at 1:03 pm | 46 comments | 480206 Views
AROUND TOWNThe things I remember about Palo Alto while growing up:
0...Original post made by Andrew L. Freedman on Oct. 19, 2006
Last comment by Marc Vincenti, on Aug 7, 2022 at 2:48 pm | 1206 comments | 474759 Views
CRIMES & INCIDENTS$27K in restitution ordered for man who hacked Palo Alto Online
The 36-year-old man who hacked and temporarily shut down Palo Alto Online and other Embarcadero Media websites nearly four...Original post made on Jun. 12, 2019
Last comment by JUROR , on Jul 31, 2019 at 6:07 pm | 19 comments | 473456 Views
SCHOOLS & KIDSSchool documents and source materials
In addition to documents and other original source material linked within news stories, other material obtained from the...Original post made on Nov. 24, 2013
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SCHOOLS & KIDSPaly school board rep: 'The sorrows of young Palo Altans'
My stress began in elementary school, where students were segregated into separate class meetings as "early" and "late" readers,...Original post made on Mar. 25, 2015
Last comment by BalancedParent, on Mar 30, 2017 at 3:54 pm | 487 comments | 387168 Views
SCHOOLS & KIDSParents: Keep calm and parent on
I am a psychiatrist. After the tragedy last week, my phone has not stopped ringing with calls from concerned fellow parents....Original post made on Mar. 16, 2015
Last comment by But, but, but..., on Mar 21, 2016 at 5:31 pm | 215 comments | 364365 Views
PALO ALTO ISSUESDowntown development sparks architecture debate
With its glassy walls, boxy shape, 50-foot height and preponderance of office space, a four-story building proposed for 240...Original post made on Sep. 5, 2013
Last comment by bru, on Sep 14, 2013 at 5:36 pm | 51 comments | 359487 Views
CRIMES & INCIDENTSStanford sex-assault victim: 'You took away my worth'
Standing in front of a full courtroom in Palo Alto on Thursday, the 23-year-old college graduate who was sexually assaulted...Original post made on Jun. 3, 2016
Last comment by @Vince, on Jun 5, 2016 at 2:24 pm | 65 comments | 355063 Views
PALO ALTO ISSUESHitting the restart button
Inside Palo Alto's newly renovated Downtown Library recently, Cornelia van Aken rattled off a list of new programs the staff...Original post made on Jul. 8, 2011
Last comment by KC, on Jul 19, 2011 at 3:23 pm | 14 comments | 350513 Views
PALO ALTO ISSUESBarron Park survey shows strong support for referendum on Maybell development
A grassroots effort to reverse City Council's approval of a controversial development on Maybell Avenue is quickly gathering...Original post made on Jul. 3, 2013
Last comment by Resident, on Jul 12, 2013 at 11:59 am | 61 comments | 348481 Views
PALO ALTO ISSUESCoronavirus: Second COVID-19 patient dies in Santa Clara County
Check here for the latest coronavirus news and updates from Santa Clara and San Mateo counties. Read the full story here...Original post made on Mar. 2, 2020
Last comment by covid-19 outbreak among VMC nurses, on Apr 10, 2020 at 10:51 pm | 215 comments | 294413 Views
PALO ALTO ISSUESPalo Alto highest in county for disability claims by police, firefighter retirees
More than half of Palo Alto's police officers and firefighters retired with disability benefits over the past five years,...Original post made on Jun. 28, 2013
Last comment by S. Coen, on Jul 13, 2013 at 8:51 am | 76 comments | 291348 Views
CRIMES & INCIDENTSSAP Palo Alto vice president arrested for LEGO scam
The vice president of Palo Alto software firm SAP Labs, LLC will be charged on Tuesday with four felony burglary charges...Original post made on May. 21, 2012
Last comment by sea reddy, on Jun 27, 2015 at 6:55 am | 40 comments | 287171 Views
PALO ALTO ISSUESJust how high can rent be increased?!?
I have been a great tenant for almost 16 years. The landlord (now in property management) is not the greatest, & maintenance...Original post made by mmmmMom on Jan. 30, 2013
Last comment by John, on May 27, 2013 at 5:43 pm | 40 comments | 278966 Views
AROUND TOWNMove Your Car Or Be Towed!
0...Original post made by Resident on Jun. 24, 2008
Last comment by follow the rules , on Apr 25, 2017 at 1:38 am | 71 comments | 271123 Views
PALO ALTO ISSUESCameras for running red lights in PA?
Too many people are running red lights when the signal is CLEARLY already read. Not just turning from yellow to red. I live...Original post made by Pro-Big Brother on Nov. 24, 2009
Last comment by jb, on Dec 9, 2009 at 3:11 pm | 68 comments | 267547 Views
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