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SCHOOLS & KIDS

sickness and school work

Gunn school sent email urging students to stay home if they feel sick. But all the kids I know are frantic about missing...

Original post made by gunn mom on Oct. 22, 2009
Last comment by GunnPar, on Oct 23, 2009 at 10:12 pm | 10 comments | 1722 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

How much homework in high school?

How many hours of homework/studying are our students doing at Gunn and Paly to earn a 4.0? I just want to know what to look...

Original post made by Mom on Oct. 21, 2009
Last comment by parent, on Oct 23, 2009 at 10:03 pm | 32 comments | 4032 Views

AROUND TOWN

Over zealous hands-free cell phone law enforcement

I have always used handsfree devices if I am using a cell phone while driving. The other day, I was talking on the bluetooth,...

Original post made by John W on Oct. 22, 2009
Last comment by fireman, on Oct 23, 2009 at 7:59 pm | 16 comments | 1894 Views

AROUND TOWN

A tragedy without tears

On opening nights at West Bay Opera, it is customary for José Luis Moscovich, the company's general director, to address...

Original post made on Oct. 23, 2009
Last comment by Kristina Anderson, on Oct 23, 2009 at 6:41 pm | 1 comment | 2383 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

Coming Soon -- Assistant City Manager

Peckham and McKenney, the firm recruiting candidates to fill the vacant position of Director of Community Services now held...

Original post made by Herb Borock on Oct. 11, 2009
Last comment by Herb Borock, on Oct 23, 2009 at 3:33 pm | 17 comments | 3513 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Can someone explain how AP classes work?

are they a regular class? so instead of English you take AP English? how Advanced do you get in English for example?...

Original post made by mom of Middle School on Oct. 22, 2009
Last comment by Paly Mom, on Oct 23, 2009 at 2:27 pm | 14 comments | 2405 Views

AROUND TOWN

Foundation gives $100 million to hospital

A $100 million gift was announced today by the David and Lucile Packard Foundation to help with the construction of the $1...

Original post made on Oct. 22, 2009
Last comment by Ada, on Oct 23, 2009 at 12:49 pm | 4 comments | 1837 Views

AROUND TOWN

Menlo Atherton High School Launches an Official Alumni Network

Hello Fellow Menlo-Atherton Bears! Been in hibernation? It is time to reconnect with your classmates! The Menlo-Atherton...

Original post made by Chris on Oct. 23, 2009
There are no comments yet. 2093 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

SFO Airport Noise In Palo Alto Getting Worse

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Original post made by Paul on Aug. 20, 2008
Last comment by South PA Resident, on Oct 23, 2009 at 12:11 pm | 37 comments | 4812 Views

SPORTS

Gunn boys can't quite overcome a tragic week in water polo

This has been a week unlike any other for the Gunn boys' water polo team. The Titans lost a former player, junior Will Dickens,...

Original post made on Oct. 23, 2009
Last comment by Observer, on Oct 23, 2009 at 8:10 am | 1 comment | 2816 Views

AROUND TOWN

Deaths

Keith Coblentz Read the full story here http://www.PaloAltoOnline.com/weekly/story.php?story_id=11835 posted Friday, October...

Original post made on Oct. 23, 2009
Last comment by linda vlasic, on Oct 23, 2009 at 6:44 am | 1 comment | 2715 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Boy may lose eye after 'assault' at Mitchell Park

A young boy may lose sight in his left eye after he was chased by at least three other boys and shot with a plastic pellet...

Original post made on Oct. 9, 2009
Last comment by Cynthia Davis, on Oct 23, 2009 at 1:29 am | 68 comments | 7718 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Woman dies in north Palo Alto house fire

A woman was found dead apparently as a result of a fire in a house in the 900 block of Addison Avenue in northern Palo Alto...

Original post made on Oct. 15, 2009
Last comment by Palo Altoan, on Oct 22, 2009 at 7:37 pm | 37 comments | 4569 Views

RESTAURANTS

What do you think of the new Restaurants section?

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Original post made by Eric on Mar. 21, 2007
Last comment by Arnold79, on Oct 22, 2009 at 7:21 pm | 31 comments | 8342 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

Ghanmas send condolences to Schipsi family

The two brothers vilified last year in court documents by Bulos "Paul" Zumot ahd his murdered girlfriend, Jennifer Schipsi....

Original post made on Oct. 22, 2009
Last comment by bru, on Oct 22, 2009 at 6:40 pm | 10 comments | 2437 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

Man, 22, critical after East Palo Alto shooting

A 22-year-old man was critically injured Tuesday night when he was shot several times while sitting in a parked car in East...

Original post made on Oct. 21, 2009
Last comment by epa lifer, on Oct 22, 2009 at 2:14 pm | 8 comments | 1748 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

'I thought he was going to … shoot me next'

"I thought he was going to come and shoot me next," Marco Marquez, a key witness who rode along with Officer Richard May...

Original post made on Oct. 21, 2009
Last comment by Hmmm, on Oct 22, 2009 at 1:39 pm | 11 comments | 2584 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

Charter School at All Costs?

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Original post made by Resident of PAUSD on Mar. 5, 2007
Last comment by OhlonePar, on Oct 22, 2009 at 1:22 pm | 14 comments | 6425 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Speeding car crashes through Moffett gate

NASA officials have confirmed that a driver moving at high speed plowed through Moffett Field's main gate last Friday night,...

Original post made on Oct. 21, 2009
Last comment by jack, on Oct 22, 2009 at 12:10 pm | 4 comments | 1891 Views

RESTAURANTS

Wigo, Sandman sparkle in championship victory

The Stanford men's water polo team knows there are several challenges ahead, and for the time being the Cardinal can relax...

Original post made on Oct. 22, 2009
Last comment by Roy81, on Oct 22, 2009 at 11:53 am | 1 comment | 3893 Views
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