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CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Rabbi cites 'grief, dread, confusion' of suicides

With loving memories of Gunn senior Sonya Raymakers, who died at the Caltrain tracks Tuesday, clergy members and friends...

Original post made on Jun. 5, 2009
Last comment by OhlonePar, on Jun 10, 2009 at 2:52 pm | 100 comments | 6494 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Need someone to talk to about your reactions?

A short-term program to make psychiatric counselors available to talk with persons affected deeply by two recent suicides...

Original post made on Jun. 6, 2009
Last comment by YSK, on Jun 10, 2009 at 10:39 am | 17 comments | 2572 Views

AROUND TOWN

Supreme Court's Kennedy to speak at Stanford

Stanford University's newest class of graduates will be ushered into the "real world" this weekend by U.S. Supreme Court...

Original post made on Jun. 10, 2009
Last comment by Big Al, on Jun 10, 2009 at 8:49 am | 1 comment | 2116 Views

ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

Burt: Audit 'exonerates' Children's Theatre staff

The new auditor report on the Palo Alto police investigation of the Children's Theatre has exonerated the theater's staff...

Original post made on May. 29, 2009
Last comment by Anna, on Jun 10, 2009 at 3:43 am | 44 comments | 2915 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Days before graduation, Gunn students grieve

What should have been a day for Gunn High School seniors to sign yearbooks and recall happy memories from the past four years...

Original post made on Jun. 9, 2009
Last comment by CBD, on Jun 9, 2009 at 10:36 pm | 1 comment | 2553 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

Parking Permits for Evergreen Park Residents

Have you ever tried to park on College Ave, Birch St, Ash St or Oxford Ave during the week? Its nearly impossible. Cars are...

Original post made by Andrea on Jun. 4, 2009
Last comment by Belle, on Jun 9, 2009 at 10:06 pm | 10 comments | 2811 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Whom to call for help

The Palo Alto School District has released the following list of resources people can call on in a crisis. Read the full...

Original post made on Jun. 3, 2009
Last comment by Addison parent, on Jun 9, 2009 at 9:26 pm | 27 comments | 3350 Views

ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

High Speed Rail Harms Environment MORE than Air Travel.

If you need another reason to oppose High Speed Rail (in addition to the many others discussed at length in other threads...

Original post made by Anna on Jun. 9, 2009
Last comment by Anonymous, on Jun 9, 2009 at 8:33 pm | 5 comments | 2142 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

A challenge to Gunn

A challenge to Gunn So we have done it again Here we are in this beautiful part of the world We have beautiful children And...

Original post made by val blanchette on Jun. 8, 2009
Last comment by mother of tuu, on Jun 9, 2009 at 4:30 pm | 3 comments | 2048 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Gunn Track Will Wrap Up Great Season

When Allegra Mayer crosses the finish line in the 3200 meters on Saturday night at the state meet in Fresno it will mark...

Original post made by Sports Reporter on Jun. 9, 2009
There are no comments yet. 2091 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

Strawbeery street vendors

Is it legal to sell agricultural products on the street corners, in Palo Alto? I have noticed a couple of vendors doing...

Original post made by Jerold on May. 21, 2009
Last comment by Joey, on Jun 9, 2009 at 3:23 pm | 17 comments | 2174 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

One Step Ahead of the EM Train Wreck

This was an interesting read; it's a potential preview of what we have to look forward to over the next few years. - Parent [The...

Original post made by Parent on May. 19, 2009
Last comment by Barry Garelick, on Jun 9, 2009 at 9:38 am | 22 comments | 2797 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Statement from Superintendent Kevin Skelly

Superintendent Kevin Skelly released the following statement regarding the death of Gunn High School student Sonya Raymakers: Read...

Original post made on Jun. 4, 2009
Last comment by Sharon, on Jun 9, 2009 at 2:46 am | 9 comments | 2226 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Buying and selling of high school physics project

My physics student has just completed a complicated physics project designing the wiring for a house, building model of said...

Original post made by High School Parent on May. 28, 2009
Last comment by High School Parent, on Jun 8, 2009 at 11:11 pm | 8 comments | 2355 Views

AROUND TOWN

Think !

"Go easy on kids", "let them be themsleves","grades don't matter" - yeah, lets open up the pressure cooker lid and let the...

Original post made by Think ! on Jun. 8, 2009
Last comment by another p, on Jun 8, 2009 at 11:08 pm | 5 comments | 1879 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

Tying up loose ends on the Children's Theatre investigation

We have lived through a period in which government officials refused to take responsibility for the consequences of their...

Original post made on Jun. 5, 2009
Last comment by pat, on Jun 8, 2009 at 10:45 pm | 19 comments | 2862 Views

SPORTS

USA men battle to 13-13 water polo draw

Stanford grads Peter Varellas and Thomas Hopkins combined for the first three goals as the USA Men's Senior National Water...

Original post made on Jun. 8, 2009
Last comment by Keith Peters, Sports Editor, on Jun 8, 2009 at 3:20 pm | 2 comments | 2356 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Confrontation at the duck pond

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Original post made by John on Jan. 19, 2007
Last comment by Scott Prose, on Jun 8, 2009 at 2:20 pm | 29 comments | 10847 Views

AROUND TOWN

Small grass fire threatens Arastradero Preserve

A small grass fire Saturday in Palo Alto's Pearson Arastradero Preserve stayed small -- it was quelled because city fire...

Original post made on Jun. 7, 2009
Last comment by Walter_E_Wallis, on Jun 8, 2009 at 11:50 am | 5 comments | 1968 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

The Checklist: What to buy and do

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Original post made on Apr. 30, 2008
Last comment by Lynn, on Jun 8, 2009 at 11:36 am | 7 comments | 2835 Views
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