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AROUND TOWN

Palo Alto Humane Society eyes new animal shelter

After two years of uncertainty and a brush with closure, Palo Alto's aged animal shelter could undergo a radical expansion...

Original post made on Jun. 12, 2014
Last comment by Mark Weiss, on Aug 5, 2014 at 8:41 am | 23 comments | 3147 Views

AROUND TOWN

Student loan Q&A

Q: Is the student-loan bubble similar to the housing bubble of 2008? Will it burst? Read the full story here http://paloaltoonline.com/news/2013/09/20/student-loan-qa...

Original post made on Aug. 5, 2014
There are no comments yet. 74 Views

ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

Veterans Deserve Access to Chiropractic Care

The challenges facing the VA system, both nationally and right here in our own backyard, are many. Last week, Reps. Jackie...

Original post made by Jo English, DC on Jul. 15, 2014
Last comment by martin jason, on Aug 5, 2014 at 2:37 am | 3 comments | 487 Views

ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

LinkedIn offers job-search help for the homeless

A group of 55 homeless people paid a visit to LinkedIn's Mountain View headquarters Friday where dozens of LinkedIn employees...

Original post made on Jul. 29, 2014
Last comment by Mike Sheldon, on Aug 5, 2014 at 12:12 am | 10 comments | 2738 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Former Stanford student sentenced for 'cyber stalking'

A former Stanford University student was sentenced to four months in county jail after she pleaded no contest to hacking...

Original post made on Apr. 29, 2013
Last comment by OS CHENNAI, on Aug 4, 2014 at 10:51 pm | 17 comments | 6069 Views

ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

Cellphone ban didn't reduce accidents

http://www.colorado.edu/news/releases/2014/07/17/no-evidence-california-cellphone-ban-decreased-accidents-says-cu-boulder According...

Original post made by Anonymous on Aug. 1, 2014
Last comment by CrescentParkAnon., on Aug 4, 2014 at 10:15 pm | 4 comments | 186 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

Editorial: Skeptical about 'net zero'

In a desire to explore what it describes as an innovative planning concept that could lead the state and nation in a new...

Original post made on Aug. 1, 2014
Last comment by Contrarian, on Aug 4, 2014 at 5:24 pm | 11 comments | 1862 Views

RESTAURANTS

Stanford Shopping Center announces further renovation plans

Stanford Shopping Center will enjoy a shopping spree of its own over the next two years, spending millions of dollars to...

Original post made on Aug. 1, 2014
Last comment by Nora Charles, on Aug 4, 2014 at 5:23 pm | 29 comments | 6363 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Nearby MWF Boys MS Soccer Teams?

My son's school sports practice Tuesdays & Thursdays. His school has no soccer team and that's his "main" sport and he wants...

Original post made by Help! on Aug. 4, 2014
There are no comments yet. 123 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Indecent exposure reported in Seale Park

Palo Alto police are looking for a man who they said committed indecent exposure while walking through an occupied playground...

Original post made on Aug. 4, 2014
There are no comments yet. 1193 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Palo Alto man gets seven years for ear-biting incident

A 41-year-old Palo Alto man will serve seven years in state prison for biting another man's ear during a brawl outside of...

Original post made on Aug. 4, 2014
Last comment by Bruce, on Aug 4, 2014 at 8:59 am | 1 comment | 894 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

Palo Alto narrows focus in quest for wider sidewalks

After seeing their prior effort to encourage wider sidewalks fizzle in June, Palo Alto officials are now narrowing their...

Original post made on Jul. 29, 2014
Last comment by Question., on Aug 4, 2014 at 8:01 am | 14 comments | 3048 Views

AROUND TOWN

How digital consumption is changing the way kids develop

Like Robbie the robot in Isaac Asimov's 1940 science fiction book, "I, Robot," digital devices may be today's nursemaids...

Original post made on Aug. 4, 2014
There are no comments yet. 59 Views

ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

Serena Williams wins her third title at Bank of the West Classic

Top-ranked and top-seeded Serena Williams won her WTA-leading fourth title of the season, beating third-seeded Angelique...

Original post made on Aug. 3, 2014
Last comment by Shauna, on Aug 3, 2014 at 8:16 pm | 1 comment | 1414 Views

AROUND TOWN

Anyone else smell foul odor 2-4am?

OK, so please don't laugh at my post, which is gonna be super easy to make fun of. Both my neighbor and I (and our wives)...

Original post made by Chris Zaharias on Jul. 29, 2014
Last comment by resident 1, on Aug 3, 2014 at 7:46 pm | 12 comments | 588 Views

SPORTS

Stanford boys have two shots at JO water polo medals

Two teams from the Stanford Water Polo Club will play for medals at the National Junior Olympics on Tuesday at Stanford's...

Original post made on Jul. 29, 2014
Last comment by Crescent Park Dad, on Aug 3, 2014 at 6:51 pm | 15 comments | 1522 Views

ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

District to hire temporary water-conservation enforcers

The Santa Clara Valley Water District board of directors last night unanimously approved the hiring of up to 10 temporary...

Original post made on Jul. 23, 2014
Last comment by Anonymous, on Aug 3, 2014 at 5:34 pm | 42 comments | 8339 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Paly Spanish Textbook

Can anyone tell me what textbook Paly uses for Spanish 3H? I could not find the answer on the Paly or PAUSD websites....

Original post made by Incoming Paly Parent on Jul. 26, 2014
Last comment by Espaņol , on Aug 3, 2014 at 4:46 pm | 7 comments | 404 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

East Palo Alto youth program aims to build qualities for success

Curiosity, persistence, resilience. Read the full story here http://www.paloaltoonline.com/print/story/2014/07/25/east-palo-alto-youth-program-aims-to-build-qualities-for-success...

Original post made on Jul. 25, 2014
Last comment by jerry99, on Aug 2, 2014 at 1:41 pm | 5 comments | 3037 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

In wake of accident, a call for forum on seniors and driving safety

A Palo Alto geriatric social worker hopes to organize a community forum on driving safety and the area's growing population...

Original post made on Aug. 1, 2014
Last comment by Not again, on Aug 2, 2014 at 1:07 pm | 45 comments | 4555 Views
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