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SPORTS

Returning Olympians give USA women boost in Volleyball Cup

Bolstered by the return of several Olympic players, the U.S. women's national volleyball team opened the USA Volleyball Cup...

Original post made on Sep. 1, 2017
Last comment by buddy-seth cruise, on Sep 1, 2017 at 9:01 am | 1 comment | 888 Views

ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

Judge tentatively rules against Persky

The group working to unseat Santa Clara County Judge Aaron Persky won a legal victory on Monday afternoon, when a retired...

Original post made on Aug. 28, 2017
Last comment by Rape culture redux, on Sep 1, 2017 at 2:09 am | 20 comments | 3105 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

A Palo Alto son asks: 'Would I raise a family here?'

In June of this year, both my body and mind were in strange places. My body, in Thailand: racing through bustling Bangkok...

Original post made on Aug. 11, 2017
Last comment by Poor Kid, on Aug 31, 2017 at 9:39 pm | 163 comments | 16073 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

Rodent control. Anyone else having issues?

We have a fair number of trees and a bird feeder. We like wildlife and are happy to see birds and squirrels in the yard....

Original post made by Withheld on Mar. 2, 2016
Last comment by resident, on Aug 31, 2017 at 3:49 pm | 8 comments | 932 Views

MOVIES

Gibbs tops Ahn in a battle of former Stanford teammates

==BI Of local note== It was a showdown between former Stanford teammates at the USTA Player Development Women's $50,000...

Original post made on Aug. 31, 2017
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CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Police: Plotted collision leads to strong-arm robbery

A woman was targeted in a strong-arm robbery Monday morning, when two people followed her, purposely collided into her car...

Original post made on Aug. 30, 2017
Last comment by Mark Silverman, on Aug 31, 2017 at 11:37 am | 6 comments | 3646 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Around Town: sister act; schools go solar

In this week's Around Town column, Palo Alto gains another sister city in Heidelberg, Germany and the Palo Alto Unified is...

Original post made on Aug. 26, 2017
Last comment by BP, on Aug 30, 2017 at 5:05 pm | 4 comments | 2408 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Teachers, superintendent face breakdown in trust

Festering teacher concerns in the Ravenswood City School District came to a head last week when the teachers union announced...

Original post made on May. 5, 2017
Last comment by Williams act, on Aug 30, 2017 at 11:41 am | 49 comments | 5807 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

PUBLIC AGENDA: anti-idling ordinance; prohibiting marijuana dispensaries

A preview of Palo Alto government meetings for the week of Aug. 28. Read the full story here https://www.paloaltoonline.com/news/2017/08/25/public-agenda-anti-idling-ordinance-proh...

Original post made on Aug. 26, 2017
Last comment by resident, on Aug 30, 2017 at 7:42 am | 15 comments | 1632 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

Stanford's 'Middle Plaza' clears penultimate hurdle

Stanford's proposed 429,739 square-foot development on an 8.4-acre site stretching along El Camino Real in Menlo Park passed...

Original post made on Aug. 29, 2017
Last comment by Online Name, on Aug 29, 2017 at 5:39 pm | 3 comments | 1771 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

Are you a hoarder or clutterer?

Read the full story here https://www.paloaltoonline.com/news/2014/09/05/are-you-a-hoarder-or-clutterer posted Friday, September...

Original post made on Aug. 29, 2017
Last comment by Tina, on Aug 29, 2017 at 12:17 pm | 1 comment | 1143 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Man seriously injured from 30-foot fall into creek bed

An elderly man suffered serious injuries after he fell 30 feet down into a dry creek bed along the San Francisquito Creek...

Original post made on Aug. 28, 2017
Last comment by Midtown guy, on Aug 29, 2017 at 12:12 pm | 4 comments | 3584 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Survey probes sexual harassment at school

As the Palo Alto school district works to improve its procedures and culture around sexual violence, new survey results provide...

Original post made on Aug. 23, 2017
Last comment by White Elephant, on Aug 28, 2017 at 11:12 pm | 20 comments | 3685 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

Festival of the Arts to draw tens of thousands downtown

The Palo Alto Festival of the Arts returns to downtown this weekend, when visitors view by more than 300 artists, bring their...

Original post made on Aug. 24, 2017
Last comment by Julie Armitano, on Aug 28, 2017 at 2:22 pm | 20 comments | 3200 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

School district, grief nonprofit partner for parent events

The Palo Alto school district is partnering with local grief nonprofit Kara to host two educational nights for parents this...

Original post made on Aug. 21, 2017
Last comment by Sarah1000, on Aug 28, 2017 at 10:05 am | 21 comments | 2950 Views

ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

Attorney general sides with Recall Persky campaign

The state's top lawyer weighed in today on a legal battle between Santa Clara County Judge Aaron Persky and the group working...

Original post made on Aug. 22, 2017
Last comment by Peers Parent, on Aug 27, 2017 at 10:47 pm | 24 comments | 3305 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

Sex education to continue this year in Palo Alto schools

The Palo Alto school district will continue to teach a controversial sex-education curriculum this year, with some slight...

Original post made on Aug. 24, 2017
Last comment by JLS Parent, on Aug 27, 2017 at 9:16 pm | 27 comments | 3058 Views

AROUND TOWN

All about tomatoes

There's something about peak-season tomatoes that makes you feel ashamed to eat them at any other time of the year. We talked...

Original post made on Aug. 24, 2017
Last comment by Stanford Professor, on Aug 27, 2017 at 11:56 am | 5 comments | 2083 Views

SPORTS

Prep football: Gunn rally a good sign but not enough to win

Hudson Alexander doesn't like to lose football games but he sees the bright side of the equation as well. Alexander threw...

Original post made on Aug. 27, 2017
Last comment by Stanford Professor, on Aug 27, 2017 at 11:41 am | 3 comments | 1434 Views

AROUND TOWN

Burglars hit Keeble & Shuchat by breaking through wall

Burglars broke through layers of plaster, plywood, sheetrock and a display case to get inside Keeble & Shuchat Photography...

Original post made on Sep. 26, 2016
Last comment by Raj, on Aug 27, 2017 at 4:48 am | 29 comments | 14431 Views
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Mademoiselle Colette opens second location in Palo Alto
By Elena Kadvany | 10 comments | 5,368 views

I AM THE GOD OF HELL FIRE AND I BRING YOU
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Are We Really Up To This?
By Aldis Petriceks | 1 comment | 810 views

Couples: Initiators and Implementors
By Chandrama Anderson | 0 comments | 712 views

Joe Simitian talk: Listening to Trump's America: Bridging the Divide
By Douglas Moran | 6 comments | 447 views