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SCHOOLS & KIDS

In tragedy's wake, teens reach out to peers

On the heels of two classmates' recent deaths, Gunn High School students are reaching out to each other in the hopes of preventing...

Original post made on Jun. 5, 2009
Last comment by Texas, on Jun 6, 2009 at 12:07 pm | 13 comments | 2750 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

A mother's remembrance

Sonya Raymakers' stunned parents, Bonnie Packer and Bob Raymakers, were surrounded by family and friends in their south Palo...

Original post made on Jun. 5, 2009
Last comment by Martin Engel, on Jun 6, 2009 at 11:44 am | 2 comments | 2499 Views

AROUND TOWN

SATURDAY, JUNE 6, 9-1 Abilities United After School Program Rummage Sale Benefit

Abilities United is a wonderful organization serving the educational, social and vocational needs of the disabled of all...

Original post made by Pauline Navarro on Jun. 5, 2009
Last comment by Pauline, on Jun 6, 2009 at 10:25 am | 1 comment | 1855 Views

ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

D-Day-Order of the Day: 6 June 1944

More D-DAY thoughts and postshttp://www.thedonovan.com/ SUPREME HEADQUARTERS ALLIED EXPEDITIONARY FORCE You...

Original post made by Sharon on Jun. 6, 2009
There are no comments yet. 1869 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Middle School Math Textbook Adoption

I understand that PAUSD is required by the state of CA to update its math curricula every seven years. Can someone tell...

Original post made by Elementary Parent on Jun. 5, 2009
Last comment by Parent, on Jun 6, 2009 at 8:36 am | 3 comments | 2010 Views

ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

Program will employ East Palo Alto parolees

East Palo Alto will soon begin a 14-month pilot work program for parolees from state prison reentering the community, Police...

Original post made on May. 26, 2009
Last comment by bru, on Jun 6, 2009 at 1:08 am | 2 comments | 2354 Views

SPORTS

State track meet will provide a second chance

Their first appearance at the CIF State Track and Field Championships left them frustrated, disappointed and angry. Now,...

Original post made on Jun. 5, 2009
Last comment by David, on Jun 5, 2009 at 11:44 pm | 1 comment | 2442 Views

ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

Obama in Cairo: Not a single mention of Anwar Sadat

His Emptiness gave another empty one today. The script was carefully crafted to say very little. The main point was not...

Original post made by Gary on Jun. 4, 2009
Last comment by SkepticAl, on Jun 5, 2009 at 10:15 pm | 18 comments | 2240 Views

SPORTS

New Little League city champ already assured

A new champion is already assured in the Palo Alto Little League City Majors Tournament and the first pitch hasn't even been...

Original post made on Jun. 5, 2009
Last comment by more ball, on Jun 5, 2009 at 9:45 pm | 7 comments | 2569 Views

AROUND TOWN

Citywide sale fueled by trunk-loads of inspiration

People are getting into Saturday's Palo Alto Citywide Yard Sale for all sorts of reasons -- and it's not just to rid their...

Original post made on Jun. 4, 2009
Last comment by Resident, on Jun 5, 2009 at 8:43 pm | 6 comments | 2063 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Peninsula Bible Church hosts prayer meeting Sunday evening

I want you to know about an opportunity coming up this Sunday: a prayer meeting at PBC in response to the recent suicides...

Original post made by Parent on Jun. 5, 2009
There are no comments yet. 2008 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

man with 4 big guns arrested at Palo Alto VA hospital

http://www.sfgate.com/cgi-bin/article.cgi?f=/c/a/2009/06/04/BAFO180T56.DTL "Blair Dee Fredericks parked his van in the...

Original post made by Greg on Jun. 4, 2009
Last comment by Sue Dremann, staff writer, Palo Alto Weekly, on Jun 5, 2009 at 5:14 pm | 2 comments | 2306 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

Help is available

The Palo Alto School District has provided the following list of resources people can call on during a crisis. Read the...

Original post made on Jun. 5, 2009
Last comment by mommie dear, on Jun 5, 2009 at 2:43 pm | 1 comment | 2076 Views

ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

Obama picks Supreme Court Nominee..uh-oh...

http://www.nytimes.com/2009/05/15/us/15judge.html “I would hope that a wise Latina woman with the richness of her experiences...

Original post made by Perspective on May. 26, 2009
Last comment by She said it several times, on Jun 5, 2009 at 2:19 pm | 126 comments | 4261 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Who should patrol the tracks?

I could envision a town where groups of kids and parents decide to guard the tracks together in memory of the kids who have...

Original post made by sad parent on Jun. 5, 2009
Last comment by Sharon, on Jun 5, 2009 at 2:12 pm | 4 comments | 1985 Views

ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

The Speech--E Pluribus Unum

President Obama: "We are shaped by every culture, drawn from every end of the Earth, and dedicated to a simple concept:...

Original post made by Sharon on Jun. 4, 2009
Last comment by Sharon, on Jun 5, 2009 at 1:59 pm | 16 comments | 2040 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

Police extend deadline for chief's advisory group

Palo Alto police officials have extended the deadline for the new "Chief's Community Advisory Group" to June 19. Read the...

Original post made on Jun. 4, 2009
Last comment by VoxPop, on Jun 5, 2009 at 1:51 pm | 3 comments | 2036 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

Council committee backs business-license tax

Palo Alto's proposal to raise $3 million a year through a new business license tax received the backing of the City Council...

Original post made on Jun. 3, 2009
Last comment by CLEM, on Jun 5, 2009 at 1:03 pm | 8 comments | 2328 Views

AROUND TOWN

Why are they sweeping the sidewalks???

Given the budget crisis, why is it that I see the sidewalks downtown being swept with miniature street sweepers twice a week?...

Original post made by Jim H. on Jun. 3, 2009
Last comment by Jake, on Jun 5, 2009 at 12:28 pm | 8 comments | 1763 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

"Street sleepers"

According to the “police blotters” in last Thursday’s (5/28) “Daily” newspapers, Tuesday 5/26, at 5:44 AM, a group...

Original post made by Whaddawedo? on Jun. 3, 2009
Last comment by Jake, on Jun 5, 2009 at 12:19 pm | 9 comments | 2046 Views
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