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AROUND TOWN

Palo Alto company is rated the best place to work in the USA

But the NIMBYs are trying to run them out of town anyway. List of the 50 best employers in the USA: http://www.glassdoor.com/Best-Places-to-Work-LST_KQ0,19.htm...

Original post made by Facebookie on Dec. 14, 2010
Last comment by Paul, on Dec 15, 2010 at 11:30 am | 1 comment | 1720 Views

AROUND TOWN

Public meeting room in Palo Alto

Does anyone know if there is a public meeting room in Palo Alto? We are looking for a place to meet with once a month for...

Original post made by Ann on Dec. 4, 2010
Last comment by Dianne Vernon, on Dec 15, 2010 at 10:46 am | 3 comments | 1767 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

Cal Ave oaks have a new problem: gall wasps

California Avenue's beleaguered street trees were the target of city concern late last week due to the appearance of hundreds...

Original post made on Dec. 13, 2010
Last comment by Father Guido Sarducci, on Dec 15, 2010 at 10:40 am | 3 comments | 2696 Views

AROUND TOWN

Building hope for homeownership

Students Mohammed and Nadia giggled as they tested their keys to a well-refurbished home on Kavanaugh Drive in East Palo...

Original post made on Dec. 13, 2010
Last comment by palo alto mom, on Dec 15, 2010 at 9:51 am | 3 comments | 2159 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

Palo Alto libraries get $3 million in gifts

Palo Alto's voter-approved quest to reconstruct and expand the city's aged library system has received a major lift from...

Original post made on Dec. 14, 2010
Last comment by FOPAL feh, on Dec 15, 2010 at 9:50 am | 5 comments | 2102 Views

AROUND TOWN

Palo Alto's most elusive resident is named Time Magazine's Man of the Year

He was renting a house in College Terrace a couple of months ago, but then moved out and left no forwarding address. Anyone...

Original post made by Facebookie on Dec. 15, 2010
There are no comments yet. 1568 Views

ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

Obama and Missle Defense

OK, so we now see Obama defending one great president (Reagan) and one very good president (GW Bush). Reagan won the cold...

Original post made by Gary on Nov. 21, 2010
Last comment by Winkle, on Dec 15, 2010 at 7:11 am | 51 comments | 1981 Views

AROUND TOWN

Frost fights reduction in misdemeanor charges

Most people facing criminal prosecution would welcome a reduction in charges -- not panhandler Victor Frost. Read the full...

Original post made on Sep. 27, 2010
Last comment by Palo Parent, on Dec 14, 2010 at 9:28 pm | 5 comments | 2005 Views

ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

San Francisco to charge Penninsula commuters $6 toll fee

San Francisco officials proposed to charge Peninsula commuters $6 daily toll fee for entering/exiting San Francisco from...

Original post made by Penninsula resident on Dec. 13, 2010
Last comment by Resident, on Dec 14, 2010 at 6:08 pm | 8 comments | 1736 Views

AROUND TOWN

Electric cars expected to charge into Palo Alto

Greg Bell is still waiting for his first electric vehicle, but when it arrives he won't have any trouble charging it up....

Original post made on Dec. 12, 2010
Last comment by EVer, on Dec 14, 2010 at 4:34 pm | 14 comments | 3670 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

Activist group targets Searsville Dam

Saying the time is now to get Stanford University to commit to removing Searsville Dam, a group of local activists galvanized...

Original post made on Apr. 14, 2010
Last comment by Conway Cruickshank, on Dec 14, 2010 at 4:08 pm | 12 comments | 4759 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Stanford sends early acceptances to 754 students

Stanford University has selected 754 students for early admission from a record number of early applicants for its undergraduate...

Original post made on Dec. 13, 2010
Last comment by former Paly parent, on Dec 14, 2010 at 3:54 pm | 10 comments | 2951 Views

AROUND TOWN

please move your cars on street sweeping days

Our neighborhood streets are looking pretty messy after the recent rains. Please move your cars on street sweeping days so...

Original post made by resident on Dec. 13, 2010
Last comment by Lois, on Dec 14, 2010 at 9:27 am | 4 comments | 1606 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

Jay Boyarsky appointed chief assistant to district attorney

Long-time county prosecutor Jay Boyarsky has been tapped to serve as chief assistant district attorney by Jeffrey F. Rosen,...

Original post made on Dec. 10, 2010
Last comment by Go, Jay!, on Dec 14, 2010 at 12:53 am | 8 comments | 3839 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Classroom needs not provided for!

To whom it may concern: MY WISH FOR CHRISTMAS IS THAT MY CLASS WILL HAVE A NEW REFRIGERATOR THAT WORKS! The food's...

Original post made by Concerned Student on Dec. 11, 2010
Last comment by try PTA, on Dec 14, 2010 at 12:33 am | 3 comments | 1730 Views

AROUND TOWN

Holiday Fund: Teachers find big help in small bucks

With $500, Sarah Milo was able to buy a projector. Lisa Jordan purchased hands-on educational science supplies. Other teachers...

Original post made on Dec. 11, 2010
Last comment by Amac, on Dec 13, 2010 at 10:58 pm | 2 comments | 4029 Views

AROUND TOWN

City leaders, residents celebrate 'Scott Meadow'

Palo Alto city leaders -- including Mayor Pat Burt and City Manager James Keene -- helped honor Midtown resident Charles...

Original post made on Dec. 13, 2010
Last comment by Joseph, on Dec 13, 2010 at 7:06 pm | 1 comment | 3128 Views

ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

Poor suffer, rich benefit

Poor suffer, rich benefit Congress convinced lots of poor people to voluntarily give up some of the few things they had...

Original post made by Ted Rudow III,MA on Dec. 10, 2010
Last comment by Paul, on Dec 13, 2010 at 4:44 pm | 10 comments | 1711 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

City thumbs nose at Energy Consumption

The holiday season in America has always been a balance between the good and hollow and excessive. In my mind the tree...

Original post made by Annie on Dec. 13, 2010
Last comment by Paul, on Dec 13, 2010 at 4:27 pm | 4 comments | 1600 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

Another Manager for Palo Alto CSD

Why in this time of reductions and cut backs is the city adding another manager to the ranks in the Community Services Department?...

Original post made by David on Dec. 13, 2010
There are no comments yet. 1715 Views
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