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SCHOOLS & KIDS

Schools to expand residency verification efforts

Palo Alto school officials plan to expand residency verification efforts to weed out students who may be attending schools...

Original post made on Dec. 15, 2010
Last comment by Mom, on Jan 4, 2011 at 11:24 pm | 66 comments | 4265 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Duveneck principal resigns unexpectedly

Duveneck School is searching for a new principal following Monday's unexpected resignation of John Lents, effective June...

Original post made on Jun. 21, 2011
Last comment by svatoid, on Jun 25, 2011 at 1:08 pm | 66 comments | 4224 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Schools won't send decile rankings to colleges

In Palo Alto's high-flying high schools, it's crowded at the top. Because of that, the Palo Alto school district next year...

Original post made on Apr. 27, 2012
Last comment by match, on Nov 5, 2012 at 5:42 pm | 66 comments | 10460 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Geometry in middle school?

Is geometry offered in middle school? I went to the Terman website and looks like the math lanes stop at Algebra I. A...

Original post made by Barron Dad on Oct. 12, 2012
Last comment by C, on Oct 5, 2014 at 2:16 am | 66 comments | 12057 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Castilleja seeks to boost enrollment by 70

Castilleja, an independent middle and high school for girls on Bryant Street, says it will seek permission from the City...

Original post made on Jul. 19, 2013
Last comment by Broken Covenant, on Feb 26, 2014 at 3:34 pm | 66 comments | 10356 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

The Cost of Being A Paly Student

Last Friday Paly's student newspaper, The Campanile, ran an opinion piece written by Paly senior and Campanile editor-in-chief...

Original post made by Concerned Parent on Dec. 9, 2013
Last comment by Brunhilda, on Dec 21, 2013 at 2:37 pm | 66 comments | 6341 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Police seek Valentine's Day armed robber

The armed man who allegedly robbed a Palo Alto resident walking a dog Tuesday night was likely responsible for an attempted...

Original post made on Feb. 15, 2012
Last comment by JustMe, on Feb 21, 2012 at 10:10 am | 66 comments | 5489 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Police detonate suspicious package in Palo Alto

A suspicious device found on a residential lawn in Palo Alto Friday, Aug. 17, was at first suspected of being an acid bomb...

Original post made on Aug. 17, 2012
Last comment by Anon, on Aug 21, 2012 at 8:23 am | 66 comments | 9284 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Ban on vehicle dwelling back on the table

After balking last year, Palo Alto is now once again pursuing a new law that would make it illegal for people to live in...

Original post made on May. 15, 2013
Last comment by PAmom33, on May 22, 2013 at 8:16 pm | 66 comments | 5536 Views

SPORTS

The Not-So-Sacred Heart

You're at a high school basketball game last night between a religious-based private school and a secular private school....

Original post made by Community Member on Jan. 28, 2009
Last comment by Atta Boy, on Feb 16, 2009 at 8:26 pm | 66 comments | 5585 Views

ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

AIG and the Bail Out

Things are heating up all over the place 1/ Anger Over Firm Depletes Obama's Political Capital President Obama's...

Original post made by Sharon on Mar. 17, 2009
Last comment by Sun and Sand, on Mar 28, 2009 at 10:58 pm | 66 comments | 8114 Views

AROUND TOWN

Residents: Less housing around East Meadow

A coffee shop would be nice, a garden would be great, and a bike path would be fantastic, but please, please, please no more...

Original post made on Jan. 30, 2009
Last comment by YouShouldKnow, on Feb 5, 2009 at 6:52 pm | 66 comments | 4490 Views

AROUND TOWN

Palo Alto speeds ahead with traffic-calming projects

The ongoing debate about traffic-calming projects in Palo Alto is almost certain to become more common and more vehement...

Original post made on Jul. 29, 2011
Last comment by Walter_E_Wallis, on Aug 7, 2011 at 6:16 pm | 66 comments | 10943 Views

AROUND TOWN

Planned bike bridge called too complex, pricey

Palo Alto's dream of a spacious, elegant bike bridge spanning Highway 101 and connecting residents to the Baylands should...

Original post made on Sep. 1, 2011
Last comment by casual biker, on Sep 6, 2011 at 10:48 am | 66 comments | 3771 Views

AROUND TOWN

Creeks recede, streets re-open as rain stops

Water levels at all Palo Alto creeks began dropping to less dangerous levels Sunday evening as rainfall stopped and storm...

Original post made on Dec. 23, 2012
Last comment by Joe Teresi, on Jan 2, 2013 at 5:19 pm | 66 comments | 16327 Views

AROUND TOWN

Water board deals a blow to flood-control effort

An long-planned effort to protect Palo Alto, East Palo Alto and Menlo Park from the flood-prone San Francisquito Creek suffered...

Original post made on Mar. 4, 2014
Last comment by resident 1, on Mar 12, 2014 at 10:41 am | 66 comments | 19968 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

Children's Theatre criminal probe to be dropped?

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Original post made on May. 8, 2008
Last comment by Hero, on May 19, 2008 at 8:38 am | 65 comments | 8009 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

Old Elks Lodge building gets demolished

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Original post made on Jul. 8, 2008
Last comment by Ernie S P., on Jul 22, 2008 at 7:30 pm | 65 comments | 4012 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

Huge jump in Palo Alto retirees' health benefits

Palo Alto's quest to reduce its ballooning retiree medical liability jumped forward Monday night when the City Council agreed...

Original post made on Aug. 4, 2009
Last comment by Otis, on Aug 8, 2009 at 11:01 am | 65 comments | 5416 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

Palo Alto parents group wants to shut down Caltrain

A group of Palo Alto parents (unknown exactly who or how many they are) demands that Caltrain run its trains at 5mph through...

Original post made by train rider on Nov. 23, 2009
Last comment by false statement, on Dec 1, 2009 at 7:51 am | 65 comments | 3506 Views
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Registration is now open for the 33rd annual Palo Alto Weekly Moonlight Run and Walk. This family-friendly event which benefits local nonprofits serving kids and families will take place on Friday, Oct. 6 at the Palo Alto Baylands.

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