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AROUND TOWN

Palo Alto faces tight deadlines for bond measure

Palo Alto's plan to pass a bond measure to fund a new public-safety building this year could be hampered by tight deadlines,...

Original post made on Jan. 23, 2012
Last comment by pat, on Jan 25, 2012 at 1:11 pm | 19 comments | 2884 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

Legal battle could threaten labor-reform measure

Palo Alto's high-profile fight with its public-safety unions over labor reform will not end on Election Day, when voters...

Original post made on Oct. 22, 2011
Last comment by City Booster, on Nov 4, 2011 at 10:12 pm | 25 comments | 2883 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Palo Alto attorney accused of trying to bribe police officers

Richard Chae's defense attorney says alcoholism made him do it. Story in the Mercury-News: http://www.mercurynews.com/ci_15321767...

Original post made by Richard Chae on Jun. 17, 2010
Last comment by wondering......, on Jun 22, 2010 at 2:36 pm | 3 comments | 2883 Views

AROUND TOWN

A tale of two Tigers

Tiger, a nearly 2-year-old tomcat belonging to the Samson family of Palo Alto, embarked on a weeks-long adventure when he...

Original post made on Sep. 8, 2010
Last comment by Poki, on Sep 27, 2010 at 2:01 pm | 6 comments | 2883 Views

AROUND TOWN

Art imitates style

A group of large, stainless steel, kinetic animal sculptures from first-time exhibitor Fredrick Prescott will populate Sculpture...

Original post made on Aug. 23, 2014
Last comment by Kim Leigh, on Aug 23, 2014 at 10:44 pm | 1 comment | 2883 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

Town Square blog entry question

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Original post made by blogger on Sep. 6, 2008
Last comment by Tyler Hanley, on Sep 9, 2008 at 9:32 am | 8 comments | 2882 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

Improvements eyed for Oregon Expressway

A busy stretch of Oregon Expressway in Palo Alto will soon see major renovations, including timed signals, new bike lanes...

Original post made on Nov. 12, 2009
Last comment by Do the job properly, on Nov 13, 2009 at 12:27 pm | 14 comments | 2882 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

Smoke and mirrors: fighting phony fires

Firefighter Daniel Fortino prepares to enter a house filled with fake smoke for a search and rescue training exercise on...

Original post made on Jun. 11, 2013
Last comment by BePrepared, on Jun 11, 2013 at 5:07 pm | 1 comment | 2882 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

City looks to shift fire station to Geng Road

A new fire station would go up near the Palo Alto Baylands and remain there for about 18 months while the city rebuilds the...

Original post made on Oct. 12, 2016
Last comment by Rainer, on Oct 14, 2016 at 3:39 am | 8 comments | 2882 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Who governs PAUSD?

What body of law or rules governs PAUSD? I understand the relationship between the federal, state, and local governments,...

Original post made by PTA Parent on Sep. 1, 2009
Last comment by anonymous, on Sep 9, 2009 at 3:25 pm | 39 comments | 2882 Views

ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

'Change student testing,' ranking U.S. education official says

A top federal education official laid down a challenge to Silicon Valley Thursday: Use cutting-edge cognitive science to...

Original post made on May. 28, 2010
Last comment by palo alto mom, on Jun 1, 2010 at 9:47 am | 16 comments | 2882 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

Daily News Editorial re: PACT

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Original post made by Bye Bye Briggs on Jun. 16, 2008
There are no comments yet. 2881 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

East Palo Alto landlords pay $25,000 in complaint

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Original post made on Jun. 21, 2008
Last comment by Mayfield Child, on Jun 23, 2008 at 1:11 am | 4 comments | 2881 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

Palo Alto ponders next steps for compost plant

A decision by Palo Alto residents in November to make a portion of Byxbee Park available for a new compost plant is forcing...

Original post made on Feb. 7, 2012
Last comment by Craig Laughton, on Feb 9, 2012 at 10:55 am | 18 comments | 2881 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Peninsula College Fund Third Annual Awards Day Sat June 21st!

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Original post made by Charles Schmuck / Peninsula Colleger Fund on Jun. 18, 2008
There are no comments yet. 2881 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Jared Beeson

The camaraderie of sports will be among the greatest high school memories for Palo Alto High School graduating senior Jared...

Original post made on Jun. 15, 2010
Last comment by Verba Krofchik, on Jun 15, 2010 at 7:04 pm | 1 comment | 2881 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Have you experienced the "hidden" PAUSD's manual reconstructed by "Cardinal"?

I found this brilliant posting of "Cardinal" under the article "School district critics, lawyer clash on federal probe "...

Original post made by Mom on Feb. 28, 2013
Last comment by classified, on Mar 4, 2013 at 5:43 am | 4 comments | 2881 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Grierson Admits Another OCR Investigation - Denies Fault

In a letter to parents, Principal Chris Grierson of Duveneck Elementary tonight told parents that his school is the latest...

Original post made by PA Dad on Apr. 15, 2013
Last comment by jls mom of 2, on Apr 22, 2013 at 11:40 am | 15 comments | 2881 Views

SPORTS

Pinewood boys shock first-place SHP in hoops

The Pinewood boys' basketball team had won only two of seven league games and had split 16 contests overall this season,...

Original post made on Jan. 31, 2009
Last comment by Andrew, on Feb 1, 2009 at 10:58 am | 3 comments | 2881 Views

ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

Former Daily editor takes plea deal in porn case

Brian Bothun, a former editor for the Palo Alto Daily News and former reporter for the Daily Post, pleaded no contest to...

Original post made on Jan. 25, 2010
Last comment by Gunslinger, on Jan 31, 2010 at 6:53 am | 9 comments | 2881 Views
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