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PALO ALTO ISSUES

Group grades city council's 'residentialist' credentials

With seemingly every candidate in the City Council trying to run under the "residentialist" banner, the citizens group Palo...

Original post made on Sep. 26, 2014
Last comment by Margaret Fruth, on Oct 27, 2014 at 5:28 pm | 108 comments | 5649 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Palo Alo fourth-grader with Down syndrome wins self-advocacy award

Dashiell Meier might be Palo Alto's most accomplished 10 year old. Read the full story here http://www.paloaltoonline.com/print/story/2014/10/24/palo-alo-fourth-grader-with-down-s...

Original post made on Oct. 24, 2014
Last comment by Alice Elliott, on Oct 27, 2014 at 3:19 pm | 14 comments | 3908 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Local mom launches app to help kids lose weight

Joanna Strober's 11-year-old son had a weight problem. Looking for advice and specific weight-loss tools, she took her son...

Original post made on Oct. 24, 2014
Last comment by Stop the Trolls, on Oct 27, 2014 at 2:39 pm | 12 comments | 4514 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Editing afoot by school candidate

EDITING AFOOT ... The Weekly noticed this week that one portion of school board candidate Catherine Crystal Foster's profile...

Original post made on Oct. 24, 2014
Last comment by Roger Dodger, on Oct 27, 2014 at 12:55 pm | 52 comments | 1998 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Ken Dauber, Catherine Crystal Foster maintain campaign finance leads

With almost one week left until Election Day, Palo Alto school board candidates Ken Dauber and Catherine Crystal Foster still...

Original post made on Oct. 27, 2014
Last comment by Disillusioned supporter, on Oct 27, 2014 at 12:55 pm | 2 comments | 1408 Views

ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

Stanford student reports sexual assault

A female Stanford University student reported early Sunday morning that she may have been drugged and sexually assaulted,...

Original post made on Oct. 27, 2014
Last comment by Wondering?, on Oct 27, 2014 at 12:26 pm | 1 comment | 1347 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Police calls

Palo Alto Read the full story here http://www.paloaltoonline.com/print/story/2014/10/24/police-calls posted Friday, October...

Original post made on Oct. 24, 2014
Last comment by Resident, on Oct 27, 2014 at 9:26 am | 6 comments | 363 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

City seeks outreach help for Our Palo Alto initiative

With the Our Palo Alto initiative stretching into its second year, city officials are preparing to hire an outreach consultant...

Original post made on Oct. 23, 2014
Last comment by resident 1, on Oct 27, 2014 at 9:00 am | 30 comments | 2336 Views

ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

Propositions 1 & 2 - Opinions?

I listened to the Forum programs on these, and am really confused. Do I need to fear the limits on school reserves or...

Original post made by Votr on Oct. 24, 2014
Last comment by musical, on Oct 26, 2014 at 10:14 pm | 3 comments | 140 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Open Letter to Marissa Mayer: Please don't throw your annual Halloween Party at Roller & Hapgood & Tinney Mortuary

A few days ago I saw fake grass being placed in the driveway at what was once Roller & Hapgood & Tinney Mortuary, Palo Alto's...

Original post made by Professorville Neighbor on Oct. 16, 2014
Last comment by mom of teenagers, on Oct 26, 2014 at 9:44 pm | 31 comments | 1578 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Palo Alto police arrest man in alleged sexual assault

Palo Alto police have arrested a Palo Alto man who allegedly battered and sexually assaulted his live-in girlfriend on Sunday...

Original post made on Oct. 26, 2014
Last comment by Everyone, on Oct 26, 2014 at 8:28 pm | 1 comment | 3155 Views

AROUND TOWN

Mr and Mrs Marissa Meyers pumkin Bash

MArissa Meyers Halloween PUMPKIN PARTY. So the party is now in full glory. It started about 45 minutes ago. Well it started...

Original post made by Astreet on Oct. 26, 2014
Last comment by ILK, on Oct 26, 2014 at 7:38 pm | 7 comments | 229 Views

AROUND TOWN

Worth a Look

Discover rare vintage gadgets at the Museum of American Heritage; hear the St. Lawrence String Quartet play Bach and Telemann;...

Original post made on Oct. 26, 2014
Last comment by RL, on Oct 26, 2014 at 10:07 am | 1 comment | 54 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

Ramping up at Mitchell Park Library

The City of Palo Alto took local media on a guided tour Thursday of the new 56,332-square-foot Mitchell Park Library and...

Original post made on Oct. 24, 2014
Last comment by The Shadow Knows....., on Oct 26, 2014 at 10:00 am | 7 comments | 2418 Views

BOOKS

An open book

This Saturday, book art enthusiasts will gather at Palo Alto's Lucie Stern Community Center for a celebration of paper, bindings,...

Original post made on Oct. 18, 2014
Last comment by jeff, on Oct 26, 2014 at 8:32 am | 2 comments | 721 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

East Palo Alto man arrested after allegedly peeping into motel window

Palo Alto police arrested a man on Thursday, Oct. 23, for allegedly peeping into a motel window while parents were changing...

Original post made on Oct. 25, 2014
Last comment by Wondering, on Oct 25, 2014 at 8:35 pm | 1 comment | 596 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Palo Alto man faces 20 years for fraud

A Palo Alto man pleaded guilty Wednesday in federal court for a real estate investment scheme and could face 20 years in...

Original post made on Dec. 8, 2011
Last comment by PATTY, on Oct 25, 2014 at 6:48 pm | 32 comments | 2955 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

Misleading campaign mailer

I received a mailer today from the Kou campaign. First of all, if there is any question about holman, filseth, dubois and...

Original post made by Voter on Oct. 24, 2014
Last comment by Greenacres, on Oct 25, 2014 at 5:43 pm | 11 comments | 323 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Palo Alto police seek suspects in alleged armed robbery

A man and woman suspected of robbing a jewelry store in Palo Alto at gunpoint on Wednesday, Oct. 23, escaped with several...

Original post made on Oct. 22, 2014
Last comment by silly, on Oct 25, 2014 at 4:51 pm | 22 comments | 4734 Views

AROUND TOWN

What IS That Musical Racket? Edgewood?

We came home to some loud, live music that sounds like it's coming from the Edgewood area. A neighbor checked, thinking maybe...

Original post made by Hmmm on Oct. 24, 2014
Last comment by Todd, on Oct 25, 2014 at 1:49 pm | 5 comments | 210 Views
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