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ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

Rail debate becomes a push to 'Save Our Caltrain!'

In 1851, officials of the brand-new State of California proposed a rail line to connect the first state capital, San Jose,...

Original post made on Nov. 5, 2010
Last comment by Occasional user, on Nov 7, 2010 at 6:25 am | 9 comments | 2996 Views

AROUND TOWN

Business group drops plan for sales-tax hike

An effort by a Silicon Valley businesses to place a tax measure for transportation projects on the November ballot skidded...

Original post made on Jun. 11, 2014
Last comment by Be a Real Leader, on Jun 13, 2014 at 8:58 am | 6 comments | 2996 Views

RESTAURANTS

Thread for Restaurant/Bakery Comments

Some of the most enjoyable threads I've read on PAO & The Almanac have been about restaurants/bakeries. I thought it'd be...

Original post made by iamhmmm@yahoo.com on May. 16, 2013
Last comment by Hmmm, on May 17, 2013 at 12:58 pm | 2 comments | 2996 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

Proposed Modifications to Middlefield Road near Oregon Expway

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Original post made by Deborah Harden on Jun. 18, 2008
Last comment by Deborah Harden, on Jun 21, 2008 at 9:58 am | 9 comments | 2995 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

Palo Alto wins award for climate protection

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Original post made on Jul. 17, 2008
Last comment by cut the fat, on Jul 26, 2008 at 9:21 pm | 13 comments | 2995 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

Palo Alto voters to decide on even-year elections

Palo Alto voters will decide in November whether the city should switch to even-numbered years for local elections, the City...

Original post made on Aug. 3, 2010
Last comment by common sense, on Aug 3, 2010 at 9:53 pm | 10 comments | 2995 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

Simitian easily prevails in three-way county race

With nearly 58 percent of the vote, State Sen. Joe Simitian easily prevailed in the three-way race to represent northern...

Original post made on Jun. 6, 2012
Last comment by Alphonso, on Jun 6, 2012 at 10:43 pm | 6 comments | 2995 Views

ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

Child's Guide to United States Foreign Policy

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Original post made by Jill Thompson on Feb. 25, 2008
Last comment by Paul, on Feb 28, 2008 at 10:58 am | 11 comments | 2995 Views

AROUND TOWN

Plans for California Avenue continue to evolve

Palo Alto's plan to redesign the commercial stretch of California Avenue -- a plan that has galvanized a small community...

Original post made on Oct. 21, 2011
Last comment by Resident, on Oct 26, 2011 at 10:55 am | 24 comments | 2995 Views

SPORTS

SENIOR SPORTS

The Termite Tennis Club,which has been playing tennis in the Palo Alto area for twenty years is looking for new members....

Original post made by phil smaller on Nov. 8, 2008
There are no comments yet. 2994 Views

ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

Gordon, Becker get $$ boosts for Assembly race

Fueled by hefty contributions from labor unions, attorney and real estate professionals, San Mateo Supervisor Rich Gordon...

Original post made on May. 28, 2010
Last comment by svatoid, on Jun 3, 2010 at 9:12 am | 21 comments | 2994 Views

AROUND TOWN

Palo Alto nearly has a new city manager

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Original post made on Jun. 12, 2008
Last comment by citizen, on Jun 15, 2008 at 11:11 pm | 13 comments | 2994 Views

AROUND TOWN

is Ali Fedotowsky the hottest woman in Palo Alto?

Facebook employee was a contestant on ABC's "The Bachelor": http://www.businessinsider.com/facebook-we-did-not-force-a-sales-rep-to-quit-abcs-the-bachelor-2010-2...

Original post made by Ali on Feb. 11, 2010
Last comment by midtown diva, on Feb 15, 2010 at 6:59 pm | 3 comments | 2994 Views

AROUND TOWN

From CAADA to BACA: Heads Up!

It has been a little over two years since the trees fell on California Avenue, but clearly understanding the seminal events...

Original post made by Fred Balin on Dec. 12, 2011
There are no comments yet. 2994 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

Upcoming disaster preparedness events

Numerous educational events are taking place during September and October, including at Palo Alto schools, in order to prepare...

Original post made on Apr. 12, 2017
There are no comments yet. 2993 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Parents giving teachers gifts before they give kids grades

My daughter told me that some of the parents now go to the teachers after the kids have taken tests and give them presents....

Original post made by Theresa on Apr. 7, 2014
Last comment by creepy, on Apr 13, 2014 at 10:19 am | 24 comments | 2993 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Mountain View apartment fire quickly controlled

Firefighters in Mountain View quickly extinguished a two-alarm blaze at a multi-unit townhouse and apartment complex Friday...

Original post made on Feb. 22, 2009
Last comment by Linda Jekel, on Feb 22, 2009 at 10:32 am | 1 comment | 2993 Views

SPORTS

2008 CCS Water Polo Scoreboard

Read the full story here http://www.paloaltoonline.com/news/show_story.php?id=10046 posted Friday, November 14, 2008, 10:41...

Original post made on Nov. 15, 2008
Last comment by ????, on Nov 15, 2008 at 6:11 pm | 1 comment | 2993 Views

SPORTS

Stanford freshman McPhee earns Pac-12 hoop honor

==BI Cardinal roundup== Following breakout performances in the Battle of the Bay against California on Wednesday and Sunday,...

Original post made on Feb. 24, 2015
There are no comments yet. 2993 Views

ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

Al Gore Blames Burma Tragedy on Global Warming

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Original post made by Jarred on May. 9, 2008
Last comment by Paul, on May 12, 2008 at 5:27 pm | 15 comments | 2993 Views
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