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SCHOOLS & KIDS

Resignation triggers changes at schools

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Original post made on Apr. 4, 2008
Last comment by Sad To Be Moving On, on Apr 10, 2008 at 11:54 am | 17 comments | 7950 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Three alleged robbers who pepper-sprayed, punched Macy's security officer arrested

Three women who allegedly pepper-sprayed and struck a loss-prevention officer at Stanford Shopping Center when he tried to...

Original post made on Apr. 6, 2022
Last comment by eileen , on Apr 6, 2022 at 8:03 pm | 3 comments | 7950 Views

AROUND TOWN

Weekly wins seven statewide newspaper awards

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Original post made on Jul. 15, 2007
Last comment by Underwhelmed, on Jul 16, 2007 at 4:01 pm | 6 comments | 7950 Views

RESTAURANTS

Highly anticipated Nobu opens downtown

The first Northern California outpost of acclaimed Japanese restaurant group Nobu officially opens its doors in downtown...

Original post made on Jul. 10, 2017
Last comment by resident, on Jul 10, 2017 at 6:49 pm | 2 comments | 7950 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

Opinion: Castilleja doesn't exist in a bubble

Our corner of Old Palo Alto, bounded by Alma Street, Embarcadero Road, Churchill Avenue and Waverley Street, is an eclectic...

Original post made on Feb. 28, 2020
Last comment by mauricio, on Mar 7, 2020 at 5:06 pm | 35 comments | 7949 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

Palo Alto City Council at odds over budget strategy

After a philosophical split, a City Council committee voted Tuesday to endorse the proposed city budget, even as two of the...

Original post made on May. 27, 2021
Last comment by Online Name, on Jun 1, 2021 at 2:34 pm | 13 comments | 7949 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Gunn senior a finalist in Intel science competition

Gunn High School senior Andrew Liu today was named as one of 40 nationwide finalists in the 2011 Intel Science Talent Search. Read...

Original post made on Jan. 26, 2011
Last comment by Penny, on Jan 28, 2011 at 9:56 am | 13 comments | 7948 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Paly - Another Honors class not Honorably ranked by UC?

Is it correct that it turns out that a Physics H. class just followed an English H. class - UC will not weigh as honors?...

Original post made by just wondering on Nov. 18, 2012
Last comment by @Chris Zaharias, on Nov 5, 2016 at 9:47 am | 31 comments | 7948 Views

ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

Census: Midpeninsula's population of kids, teens is shrinking

The number of young people on the Midpeninsula is shrinking, even as the overall population grows, mirroring a trend throughout...

Original post made on Oct. 29, 2021
Last comment by S. Underwood, on Nov 7, 2021 at 9:31 am | 7 comments | 7948 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

Come see the Best Of Palo Alto

Ladies and gentlemen, boys and girls, step right up for a chance to see a show bursting with wonders and delights guaranteed...

Original post made on Jul. 24, 2015
Last comment by Town Square reader, on Aug 7, 2015 at 5:43 pm | 18 comments | 7947 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Kids and matches caused big Dish fire

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Original post made on Jul. 10, 2007
Last comment by chillin, on Aug 9, 2007 at 8:01 pm | 29 comments | 7947 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Teen driver involved in fatal Redwood City car crash may face vehicular manslaughter charges

The 17-year-old driver of a car that collided with another, resulting in the death of two and the injury of four others on...

Original post made on Nov. 10, 2022
Last comment by Anonymous, on Nov 16, 2022 at 11:31 am | 12 comments | 7947 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

City Council review boosts proposed condo project

The Palo Alto City Council signaled its desire to encourage more housing on the city's southern edge on Monday night, when...

Original post made on Aug. 16, 2022
Last comment by I can't breathe pollution, on Aug 22, 2022 at 6:02 pm | 36 comments | 7946 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Abercrombie & Fitch

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Original post made by a teen on Sep. 16, 2006
Last comment by conscientious parent, on Dec 1, 2006 at 1:54 pm | 7 comments | 7946 Views

AROUND TOWN

Woman killed by train in Palo Alto Monday identified

The Santa Clara County Coroner's Office has identified 29-year-old Heather Russell of Palo Alto as the person killed by a...

Original post made on May. 4, 2009
Last comment by bruce, on May 16, 2009 at 10:29 pm | 21 comments | 7946 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Why Is Crime Ignored in Palo Alto?

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Original post made by Jay on Jan. 18, 2007
Last comment by member, on Apr 13, 2010 at 12:55 pm | 19 comments | 7945 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

University Ave Cal Train Station

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Original post made by Cal Train Commuter on Jun. 2, 2006
Last comment by Andrew, on Jun 8, 2006 at 1:07 pm | 1 comment | 7944 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

Homeless situation out of control

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Original post made by concerned on Oct. 23, 2006
Last comment by Had Enough!, on Oct 9, 2007 at 5:50 pm | 34 comments | 7943 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

Manager, council surprised by Cal Ave tree cutting

A major tree-removal project in California Avenue's business district caught both City Manager James Keene and the City Council...

Original post made on Sep. 18, 2009
Last comment by Unicorns don't bow, on Oct 10, 2009 at 9:35 pm | 113 comments | 7942 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Jordan Middle School helps start 13 libraries in Africa

With 1,000 books and $500, you can build a library in Africa. Read the full story here http://www.paloaltoonline.com/print/story/2014/09/19/jordan-middle-school-helps-start-13-lib...

Original post made on Sep. 19, 2014
Last comment by Sparty, on Sep 23, 2014 at 9:54 am | 4 comments | 7941 Views
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