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SCHOOLS & KIDS

New principals, new construction to greet students

Palo Alto students and their families will be greeted by new principals on six campuses when they go back to school Tuesday. Read...

Original post made on Aug. 23, 2010
Last comment by JLS Parent, on Aug 23, 2010 at 5:55 pm | 2 comments | 2963 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Parents of East Palo Alto plane crash victim file suit

The parents of a man who died in a plane crash in East Palo Alto in February filed a lawsuit Tuesday (Aug. 17) alleging that...

Original post made on Aug. 18, 2010
Last comment by daniel, on Aug 23, 2010 at 11:50 am | 65 comments | 4678 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

Gerhart can't help Vikings win on his return

It wasn't quite the same kind of performance that Toby Gerhart was used to during his record-breaking days at Stanford University....

Original post made on Aug. 23, 2010
Last comment by Evan, on Aug 23, 2010 at 11:26 am | 1 comment | 2375 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Balancing student emotional health, academics

Around a table littered with napkins, stacks of documents, car keys and carafes of iced tea, Palo Alto Board of Education...

Original post made on Aug. 3, 2010
Last comment by Greer Stone, on Aug 22, 2010 at 5:10 pm | 46 comments | 5553 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Traveling con man arrested in Menlo Park

There's your run-of-the-mill bad boyfriend, and then there's Simon Gann. A Menlo Park woman suspected that the man she'd...

Original post made on Aug. 17, 2010
Last comment by Maddie, on Aug 22, 2010 at 4:22 pm | 13 comments | 3930 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

Alma: the last straw on high-speed rail?

If the issues weren't so serious, last week's meeting of the California High Speed Rail Authority board of directors in San...

Original post made on Aug. 13, 2010
Last comment by Life's meaning, on Aug 22, 2010 at 12:11 pm | 37 comments | 4191 Views

AROUND TOWN

El Palo Alto restored by 'hero' with a light touch

The spray-paint vandalism of El Palo Alto, the "living landmark" of the City of Palo Alto, has been delicately removed by...

Original post made on Aug. 20, 2010
Last comment by Cynthia, on Aug 22, 2010 at 10:08 am | 9 comments | 4184 Views

AROUND TOWN

College Terrace Police Activity

Today Friday August 20, 2010 I came home to a dozen police cars at the end of my street and lots of yellow crime scene tape....

Original post made by Bellesearching on Aug. 20, 2010
Last comment by Resident, on Aug 21, 2010 at 9:30 am | 9 comments | 2661 Views

ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

Anybody interested in a real economic recovery?

The economy is NOT improving. It is getting worse. This is not your older borther's recession. The new normal is reality,...

Original post made by Greg on Aug. 19, 2010
Last comment by just do it, on Aug 21, 2010 at 6:43 am | 23 comments | 2669 Views

AROUND TOWN

In new group, singing is all about the boys

One need only take a look at Michael Jackson or Josh Groban to realize that there is something particularly exciting about...

Original post made on Aug. 20, 2010
Last comment by JR, on Aug 20, 2010 at 10:25 pm | 2 comments | 3641 Views

AROUND TOWN

Feature story: Fighting for justice

The nonprofit organization Community Legal Services, founded in 2002, aims to help low-income residents fight for their rights...

Original post made on Jun. 26, 2009
Last comment by Peaches, on Aug 20, 2010 at 9:02 pm | 13 comments | 4682 Views

AROUND TOWN

Historic Palo Alto church will become offices

The striking and historic First Church of Christ, Scientist building at the corner of Bryant Street and Forest Avenue in...

Original post made on Nov. 11, 2008
Last comment by Stan Howard, on Aug 20, 2010 at 8:07 pm | 21 comments | 3379 Views

ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

Court halts Calif. gay marriages pending appeal

That was an fast decision----http://news.yahoo.com/s/ap/20100816/ap_on_re_us/us_gay_marriage_trial "A federal appeals...

Original post made by Sharon on Aug. 16, 2010
Last comment by Walter_E_Wallis, on Aug 20, 2010 at 7:56 am | 35 comments | 6394 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

Letters

Environmental education Read letters here http://www.PaloAltoOnline.com/weekly/story.php?story_id=13470 posted Friday,...

Original post made on Aug. 20, 2010
Last comment by ARB complaints, on Aug 20, 2010 at 6:53 am | 1 comment | 2936 Views

ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

Home Front

BAY-FRIENDLY GARDENING ... </B>A "Gardening from the Ground Up" workshop will be offered on <B>Saturday, June 19</B>, from...

Original post made on Aug. 20, 2010
There are no comments yet. 2830 Views

AROUND TOWN

South Palo Alto power outage muffles concert

A power outage Saturday night darkened a large area of south Palo Alto and temporarily silenced a summer Twilight Concert...

Original post made on Aug. 15, 2010
Last comment by Jerry Fletcher, on Aug 19, 2010 at 10:43 pm | 22 comments | 3638 Views

ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

Public Transport in the Bay Area and California

Let's face it, public transport in Northern California is a joke. Anyone who has traveled abroad has seen how it works well...

Original post made by Resident on Aug. 13, 2010
Last comment by Outside Observer, on Aug 19, 2010 at 9:23 pm | 18 comments | 2264 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Facebook unveils new 'Places' feature

Social-media giant Facebook unveiled its much-anticipated "Places" feature Wednesday, allowing users to share their real-time...

Original post made on Aug. 19, 2010
Last comment by anonymous, on Aug 19, 2010 at 9:00 pm | 9 comments | 2905 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Police hunt for armed men at Menlo Park Safeway

Employees at a Menlo Park Safeway store had a scare early Monday morning (Aug. 16) when police evacuated the store searching...

Original post made on Aug. 16, 2010
Last comment by Anon., on Aug 19, 2010 at 1:31 pm | 8 comments | 2799 Views

ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

Mountain View introducing the iCouncil

In hopes of saving a lot of paper, three Mountain View City Council members will be ditching their inches-thick weekly reports...

Original post made on Aug. 19, 2010
Last comment by A-Journey-Of-1000-Days-Starts-With-A-Single-Ste, on Aug 19, 2010 at 12:27 pm | 4 comments | 2229 Views
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