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PALO ALTO ISSUES

Palo Alto committee wants rail funding withheld

Hours after Palo Alto's high-speed-rail consultant released a report sharply critical of the California High-Speed Rail Authority's...

Original post made on Sep. 16, 2010
Last comment by Larry Cohn, on Sep 20, 2010 at 3:42 pm | 30 comments | 3384 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

Jet Airplane Noise in Palo Alto

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Original post made by Carly on Jul. 17, 2007
Last comment by Resident, on Sep 20, 2010 at 1:57 pm | 15 comments | 5191 Views

SPORTS

Paly girls win Harbor volleyball tourney title

The Palo Alto girls' volleyball team successfully defended its title at the annual Harbor Invitational and remained unbeaten...

Original post made on Sep. 19, 2010
Last comment by Mommadagan, on Sep 20, 2010 at 1:50 pm | 3 comments | 3465 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

Gunn High School -- Class of 2007

Gunn High School Class of 2007 Read the full story here http://www.PaloAltoOnline.com/news/show_story.php?id=5222 posted...

Original post made on Sep. 20, 2010
There are no comments yet. 2476 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Basic changes needed to fix school crisis, Assembly candidates agree at Saturday forum

Basic changes are needed to fix California's ailing K-12 education system, Democrats vying to succeed Ira Ruskin in the state...

Original post made on May. 10, 2010
Last comment by Liz, on Sep 20, 2010 at 7:51 am | 4 comments | 2426 Views

ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

Fresh Choice - Mountain View; Hygine concerns

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Original post made by Yikes ! on Sep. 18, 2010
Last comment by stephen levy, on Sep 20, 2010 at 7:43 am | 13 comments | 2480 Views

ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

Wireless and Cell Phone use Documentary

If you have kids with cell phones and/or use wireless internet in your home...this documentary may interest you. # From...

Original post made by parent on Sep. 19, 2010
Last comment by so, on Sep 20, 2010 at 7:43 am | 1 comment | 2175 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

Caltrain wants high-speed rail to start locally

Caltrain has joined a growing swell of Peninsula critics of California's proposed high-speed-rail system. But Caltrain isn't...

Original post made on Sep. 14, 2010
Last comment by YIMBY, on Sep 19, 2010 at 6:39 pm | 30 comments | 4097 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

PG&E gas-main routes through Palo Alto

This map, based on one downloaded from the U.S. Pipeline and Hazardous Materials Safety Administration, shows locations of...

Original post made on Sep. 14, 2010
Last comment by anonymous, on Sep 19, 2010 at 4:18 pm | 32 comments | 4097 Views

ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

Palo Alto councilmen seek rail allies in San Diego

Palo Alto Mayor Pat Burt and Councilman Larry Klein are heading to San Diego today to compare notes and share high-speed...

Original post made on Sep. 16, 2010
Last comment by YIMBY, on Sep 19, 2010 at 3:09 pm | 5 comments | 2402 Views

ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

Budget Forum in Silicon Valley

The Concord Coalition is hosting a conversation about options to reduce the federal budget deficit. The forum is free to...

Original post made by stephen levy on Sep. 19, 2010
There are no comments yet. 2391 Views

AROUND TOWN

Palo Alto pipeline risks still in question

The risks and condition of Pacific Gas & Electric's (PG&E) aging natural-gas pipeline infrastructure on the Peninsula remain...

Original post made on Sep. 17, 2010
Last comment by Neighbor, on Sep 19, 2010 at 10:32 am | 10 comments | 2850 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

Historic neighborhood debates home improvement

When longtime Palo Alto residents Allen Akin and Michelle Arden bought 405 Lincoln Ave. in 2007, planning to build a larger...

Original post made on Sep. 2, 2010
Last comment by Anti-Shame, on Sep 18, 2010 at 4:13 pm | 56 comments | 8250 Views

MOVIES

Devil

I loved "Devil." When I read the first reviews last night, they said "boring," so that was my cue, along with the PG13 rating,...

Original post made by Sarah on Sep. 17, 2010
Last comment by Sarah, on Sep 18, 2010 at 3:52 pm | 2 comments | 4496 Views

ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

Connect Dots on Political Ideology on Economy

http://www.rasmussenreports.com/public_content/political_commentary/commentary_by_lawrence_kudlow/a_bullish_tea_party_revolt Nice...

Original post made by Perspective on Sep. 18, 2010
Last comment by VoxPop, on Sep 18, 2010 at 1:26 pm | 2 comments | 2174 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

What did you think of Paly's Open House?

I thought it was nice to be able to meet the teachers. Those portables are sure in the way. And how come there is no landscaping?...

Original post made by Deb on Sep. 16, 2010
Last comment by palo alto mom, on Sep 18, 2010 at 11:23 am | 8 comments | 2109 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

House fire closes Palo Alto's University Avenue

A house fire this morning at 1005 University Ave., apparently started by an unattended candle, has shut down University to...

Original post made on Sep. 17, 2010
Last comment by Mark, on Sep 18, 2010 at 10:10 am | 13 comments | 2902 Views

SPORTS

Mitty at Palo Alto football will be just another good test

Pinewood beat Priory, 16-14 In the grand scheme of things, the showdown between the Palo Alto and Mitty football teams...

Original post made on Sep. 17, 2010
Last comment by wolf, on Sep 17, 2010 at 10:47 pm | 2 comments | 2806 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Ethan Oro, 12, of Menlo Park is leader in childhood obesity fight

The crunch of a bag of potato chips and the sizzling fizz of a can of soda constitute a daily symphony for many children...

Original post made on Aug. 23, 2010
Last comment by Menlo Parker, on Sep 17, 2010 at 9:54 pm | 9 comments | 2578 Views

AROUND TOWN

Arts season kicks off

Students may go back to school in August nowadays, but autumn is still the time when many arts groups roll out their new...

Original post made on Sep. 17, 2010
Last comment by Rebecca Wallace, on Sep 17, 2010 at 11:51 am | 2 comments | 30132 Views
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Opening alert: Kyosho Sushi in Menlo Park
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Umeboshi - The Macrobiotic Antibiotic
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Beyond the Nightly Walk – Power Walking
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Save $5 when you register by Monday, July 31

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.

Register Here