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AROUND TOWN

Dog left in car

Today I discovered a dog left in a car in the hot afternoon sun with the windows rolled down about three inches. I was worried...

Original post made by pares on Jul. 13, 2016
Last comment by Resident, on Jul 17, 2016 at 12:42 pm | 6 comments | 654 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

Community, school leaders react to CDC recommendations

For many who work to prevent youth suicides and boost mental health in Palo Alto, the preliminary findings from the Centers...

Original post made on Jul. 15, 2016
Last comment by anne, on Jul 17, 2016 at 8:11 am | 8 comments | 4914 Views

ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

Vanderbilt football player sentenced to 15 yrs for raping unconscious 21 yr old

Could someone please explain the 14 1/2 yr disparity between the sentencing of a Vanderbilt football player and that of a...

Original post made by Sarah1000 on Jul. 15, 2016
Last comment by Sarah1000, on Jul 16, 2016 at 5:26 pm | 7 comments | 547 Views

AROUND TOWN

CDC releases preliminary findings from youth-suicide study

Preliminary findings from the Center for Disease Control and Prevention's epidemiological investigation into youth suicide...

Original post made on Jul. 12, 2016
Last comment by anne, on Jul 16, 2016 at 12:32 am | 16 comments | 11959 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

Dog Poop Disposal

To whoever put their dog poop in my trash bin that was out on the curb of the 500 block of Fulton today (Mon July 11) since...

Original post made by PA Resident/Neighbor on Jul. 11, 2016
Last comment by Plane Speaker, on Jul 15, 2016 at 9:17 pm | 99 comments | 4407 Views

AROUND TOWN

Venus Williams coming back to Bank of the West Classic

Venus Williams casts a large shadow over the $753,000 Bank of the West Classic and having her return to the courts at Stanford's...

Original post made on Jul. 15, 2016
Last comment by Rhg, on Jul 15, 2016 at 3:38 pm | 1 comment | 4389 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

Shop Talk

<B><B>MILK PAIL ENDURES... </B>Steve Rasmussen is filled with gratitude. As owner of Mountain View's<B>Milk Pail Market</B>for...

Original post made on Jul. 15, 2016
Last comment by enoemos51, on Jul 15, 2016 at 11:36 am | 1 comment | 700 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Death investigation closes Palo Alto street

Palo Alto police have closed the 300 block of Creekside Drive in the Greenmeadow neighborhood to traffic Thursday night while...

Original post made on Jul. 7, 2016
Last comment by Strange Indeed, on Jul 15, 2016 at 8:39 am | 12 comments | 14221 Views

AROUND TOWN

Home Front

<B><B>COMING SOON ... </B>Palo Alto's annual Festival of the Arts will be held all day Saturday and Sunday, Aug. 27 and 28,...

Original post made on Jul. 15, 2016
There are no comments yet. 1888 Views

AROUND TOWN

Fresh, delicious and decorative

Driving by Sunny Chen's Leland Manor home, most people don't realize that the front yard is planted with vegetables and fruits....

Original post made on Jul. 15, 2016
There are no comments yet. 3371 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Shocking News - PAUSD miscalculated tax revenue in teacher contract negotiation!

Not sure what to say about this. Hopefully the papers will dig in and explain it. But the bottom line seems to be that...

Original post made by Parent of 2 on Jul. 14, 2016
Last comment by common sense, on Jul 15, 2016 at 6:49 am | 3 comments | 909 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

Parents say robot knocked down child

The parents of a 17-month-old boy say a Stanford Shopping Center security robot knocked down their son and ran over his foot...

Original post made on Jul. 14, 2016
Last comment by Got Message?, on Jul 14, 2016 at 11:47 pm | 36 comments | 11208 Views

AROUND TOWN

Mountain Lion spotted

This morning a fellow on a bike saw a large mountain lion on Arastradero Creek trail at Arastradero Preserve. He said it...

Original post made by Hiker on Jul. 14, 2016
There are no comments yet. 395 Views

ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

Public Colleges Chase Out-of-State Students and Tuition

From today's NYT: http://www.nytimes.com/2016/07/08/us/public-colleges-chase-out-of-state-students-and-tuition.html?_r=0...

Original post made by NYT Reader on Jul. 8, 2016
Last comment by The Way It Is, on Jul 14, 2016 at 5:46 pm | 21 comments | 1036 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

Off the hook

Sea Forager, a homegrown San Francisco seafood subscription service that delivers to Palo Alto, Mountain View and Redwood...

Original post made on Jul. 8, 2016
Last comment by Elena Kadvany, on Jul 14, 2016 at 1:52 pm | 2 comments | 3804 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

Park plan calls for more restrooms, dog parks and native habitats

Pingpong tables at Lytton Plaza. Three new athletic fields near the Baylands. Six dog parks and seven restrooms scattered...

Original post made on Jul. 12, 2016
Last comment by pooch, on Jul 14, 2016 at 1:23 pm | 17 comments | 3923 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

Do Church's have a moral obligation to contribute to affordable housing?

A few months ago, Cornerstone Community Church at 701 East Meadow in Palo Alto had a sign advertising three lots for sale....

Original post made by Church Responsibilities on Jul. 11, 2016
Last comment by Question, on Jul 14, 2016 at 10:54 am | 19 comments | 750 Views

AROUND TOWN

Google, LinkedIn announce massive land swap

Google and LinkedIn officials on Tuesday announced a surprise deal for a massive property swap that would trade real estate...

Original post made on Jul. 12, 2016
Last comment by Cid Young, on Jul 13, 2016 at 2:12 pm | 4 comments | 11840 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Police: Palo Alto homicide victim 'likely' knew her killer

A Palo Alto woman whose body was found in her home on July 7 was identified Tuesday as Jenny Shi, 65, according to police,...

Original post made on Jul. 12, 2016
Last comment by Hmmmmmmm, on Jul 13, 2016 at 12:33 pm | 9 comments | 18475 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

Palo Alto opts to trim trees, not budget

Money doesn't grow on trees, even in Palo Alto, which has plenty of both. Read the full story here http://paloaltoonline.com/print/story/2016/07/08/palo-alto-opts-to-trim-trees-not...

Original post made on Jul. 8, 2016
Last comment by Urcan forestry dept is a joke., on Jul 13, 2016 at 11:31 am | 14 comments | 4496 Views
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Burger chain Shake Shack to open in Palo Alto
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The Cost of Service
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Couples: When Wrong Admit It; When Right; Shut Up
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One-on-one time
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