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SCHOOLS & KIDS

Slay the 100-headed Snack Monster

Brace yourselves, parents, for the rearing up of the great Palo Alto Recreational-Educational Snack Complex, a monster that's...

Original post made on Aug. 14, 2009
Last comment by Wife of M.D., on Sep 20, 2010 at 11:49 pm | 27 comments | 4479 Views

ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

Menlo-Atherton shocks St. Francis in CCS baseball opener

In what must rank as the most significant victory in Menlo-Atherton baseball history, the 14th-seeded Bears shocked third-seeded...

Original post made on May. 20, 2010
Last comment by M-A, on Sep 20, 2010 at 10:11 pm | 3 comments | 2828 Views

AROUND TOWN

Pipeline involved in San Bruno blast runs through Palo Alto

The aging natural-gas pipeline under investigation in the Sept. 9 San Bruno explosion and fire also runs through Palo Alto,...

Original post made on Sep. 18, 2010
Last comment by jardins, on Sep 20, 2010 at 10:00 pm | 28 comments | 5236 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

Governor agrees to 'rail' link to cities -- maybe

A direct connection may have been achieved Thursday night between Governor Arnold Schwarzenegger's office and California...

Original post made on Sep. 17, 2010
Last comment by Perot, on Sep 20, 2010 at 9:12 pm | 16 comments | 2526 Views

SPORTS

Stanford keeps the 'Press' on against 15th-ranked Hoyas

Sunday's Cardinal corner Stanford senior forward Christen Press added two more goals Sunday as the second-ranked Stanford...

Original post made on Sep. 20, 2010
Last comment by John, on Sep 20, 2010 at 4:35 pm | 1 comment | 3077 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

Palo Alto committee wants rail funding withheld

Hours after Palo Alto's high-speed-rail consultant released a report sharply critical of the California High-Speed Rail Authority's...

Original post made on Sep. 16, 2010
Last comment by Larry Cohn, on Sep 20, 2010 at 3:42 pm | 30 comments | 3488 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

Jet Airplane Noise in Palo Alto

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Original post made by Carly on Jul. 17, 2007
Last comment by Resident, on Sep 20, 2010 at 1:57 pm | 15 comments | 5287 Views

SPORTS

Paly girls win Harbor volleyball tourney title

The Palo Alto girls' volleyball team successfully defended its title at the annual Harbor Invitational and remained unbeaten...

Original post made on Sep. 19, 2010
Last comment by Mommadagan, on Sep 20, 2010 at 1:50 pm | 3 comments | 3592 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

Gunn High School -- Class of 2007

Gunn High School Class of 2007 Read the full story here http://www.PaloAltoOnline.com/news/show_story.php?id=5222 posted...

Original post made on Sep. 20, 2010
There are no comments yet. 2519 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Basic changes needed to fix school crisis, Assembly candidates agree at Saturday forum

Basic changes are needed to fix California's ailing K-12 education system, Democrats vying to succeed Ira Ruskin in the state...

Original post made on May. 10, 2010
Last comment by Liz, on Sep 20, 2010 at 7:51 am | 4 comments | 2488 Views

ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

Fresh Choice - Mountain View; Hygine concerns

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Original post made by Yikes ! on Sep. 18, 2010
Last comment by stephen levy, on Sep 20, 2010 at 7:43 am | 13 comments | 2503 Views

ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

Wireless and Cell Phone use Documentary

If you have kids with cell phones and/or use wireless internet in your home...this documentary may interest you. # From...

Original post made by parent on Sep. 19, 2010
Last comment by so, on Sep 20, 2010 at 7:43 am | 1 comment | 2213 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

Caltrain wants high-speed rail to start locally

Caltrain has joined a growing swell of Peninsula critics of California's proposed high-speed-rail system. But Caltrain isn't...

Original post made on Sep. 14, 2010
Last comment by YIMBY, on Sep 19, 2010 at 6:39 pm | 30 comments | 4211 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

PG&E gas-main routes through Palo Alto

This map, based on one downloaded from the U.S. Pipeline and Hazardous Materials Safety Administration, shows locations of...

Original post made on Sep. 14, 2010
Last comment by anonymous, on Sep 19, 2010 at 4:18 pm | 32 comments | 4320 Views

ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

Palo Alto councilmen seek rail allies in San Diego

Palo Alto Mayor Pat Burt and Councilman Larry Klein are heading to San Diego today to compare notes and share high-speed...

Original post made on Sep. 16, 2010
Last comment by YIMBY, on Sep 19, 2010 at 3:09 pm | 5 comments | 2455 Views

ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

Budget Forum in Silicon Valley

The Concord Coalition is hosting a conversation about options to reduce the federal budget deficit. The forum is free to...

Original post made by stephen levy on Sep. 19, 2010
There are no comments yet. 2428 Views

AROUND TOWN

Palo Alto pipeline risks still in question

The risks and condition of Pacific Gas & Electric's (PG&E) aging natural-gas pipeline infrastructure on the Peninsula remain...

Original post made on Sep. 17, 2010
Last comment by Neighbor, on Sep 19, 2010 at 10:32 am | 10 comments | 2969 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

Historic neighborhood debates home improvement

When longtime Palo Alto residents Allen Akin and Michelle Arden bought 405 Lincoln Ave. in 2007, planning to build a larger...

Original post made on Sep. 2, 2010
Last comment by Anti-Shame, on Sep 18, 2010 at 4:13 pm | 56 comments | 8424 Views

MOVIES

Devil

I loved "Devil." When I read the first reviews last night, they said "boring," so that was my cue, along with the PG13 rating,...

Original post made by Sarah on Sep. 17, 2010
Last comment by Sarah, on Sep 18, 2010 at 3:52 pm | 2 comments | 4651 Views

ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

Connect Dots on Political Ideology on Economy

http://www.rasmussenreports.com/public_content/political_commentary/commentary_by_lawrence_kudlow/a_bullish_tea_party_revolt Nice...

Original post made by Perspective on Sep. 18, 2010
Last comment by VoxPop, on Sep 18, 2010 at 1:26 pm | 2 comments | 2223 Views
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This time we're not lying. HONEST! No, really!
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