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AROUND TOWN

Stanford women all set for another run to NCAA Final Four

Stanford women's basketball coach Tara VanDerveer has been through the process so many times, she's able to simply shrug...

Original post made on Mar. 19, 2009
Last comment by fdl, on Mar 19, 2009 at 6:16 pm | 1 comment | 2210 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

Putting a bite on hunger

Palo Alto Mayor Peter Drekmeier was a different kind of public servant on Monday, March 16. Drekmeier served seven homebound...

Original post made on Mar. 19, 2009
Last comment by resident, on Mar 19, 2009 at 4:28 pm | 2 comments | 2250 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Hearing on EveryDay Math for MP Schools

Controversial new math curriculum focus on calculators, estimations rather than teaching traditional math. March 24,...

Original post made by Perla Ni on Mar. 19, 2009
Last comment by Perla Ni, on Mar 19, 2009 at 4:01 pm | 1 comment | 2293 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Head Injury Bicycle Accident

A 16 year old male was involved in an accident with a vehicle while riding his bike near Channing Ave and Center Drive. The...

Original post made by qq on Mar. 19, 2009
Last comment by qq, on Mar 19, 2009 at 3:56 pm | 2 comments | 2156 Views

AROUND TOWN

School district to end retiree health benefits for new hires

As of June 1, teachers and others hired to work in Palo Alto schools will not receive district health coverage after they...

Original post made on Mar. 18, 2009
Last comment by just wondering, on Mar 19, 2009 at 2:57 pm | 7 comments | 2302 Views

ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

Peet's, Calla may be shut for months due to fire

There were coffee and scones this morning at Peet's Coffee & Tea at the corner of University Drive and Santa Cruz Avenue...

Original post made on Mar. 18, 2009
Last comment by Dirck, on Mar 19, 2009 at 11:51 am | 3 comments | 2387 Views

ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

Buying a New Car

People want to save money these days, it's understandable. You want to save for the thing that matter: retirement, college...

Original post made by resident on Mar. 19, 2009
There are no comments yet. 2104 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

Traffic Cameras Could Eliminate City's Deficit

http://www.suntimes.com/news/cityhall/1479275,red-light-camera-uninsured-031609.article...

Original post made by Sun and Sand on Mar. 17, 2009
Last comment by A long time resident, on Mar 19, 2009 at 2:26 am | 13 comments | 1954 Views

ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

CA State payroll grows in recession...huh??

http://www.sacbee.com/topstories/story/1702192.html?mi_rss=Top%20Stories Ok, please explain to me why we should pay ever...

Original post made by Perspective on Mar. 16, 2009
Last comment by OhlonePar, on Mar 19, 2009 at 1:18 am | 13 comments | 1928 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Two-story classrooms for Gunn and Paly?

Palo Alto school trustees Tuesday will discuss long-term master plans for Gunn and Palo Alto high schools, to be financed...

Original post made on Mar. 16, 2009
Last comment by Concerned Parent, on Mar 19, 2009 at 1:06 am | 18 comments | 3079 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Police narrow shooting suspect to 19-year-old

Palo Alto police are focusing on a single 19-year-old suspect in today's shooting incident at an apartment complex at 574...

Original post made on Mar. 18, 2009
Last comment by irishrocker, on Mar 18, 2009 at 7:06 pm | 10 comments | 1984 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

Axia withdraws from Palo Alto 'fiber' project

The Canadian-based Axia Netmedia Corporation consortium has pulled out of Palo Alto's troubled fiber-to-the-premises (FTTP)...

Original post made on Mar. 14, 2009
Last comment by An Engineer, on Mar 18, 2009 at 5:41 pm | 25 comments | 3263 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

City wants more Stanford-expansions 'benefits'

A new transit hub, an upstream water-detention basin for San Francisquito Creek and 594 housing units are all included in...

Original post made on Mar. 15, 2009
Last comment by Qwerty, on Mar 18, 2009 at 5:37 pm | 27 comments | 2852 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Shooter eludes police in Arastradero incident

A reported shooting left one man wounded and one man being sought at an apartment complex in the 500 block of Arastradero...

Original post made on Mar. 18, 2009
Last comment by TwoSides, on Mar 18, 2009 at 4:20 pm | 2 comments | 1935 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Shooting reported in 500 block of Arastradero

Palo Alto police and Fire Department paramedics were responding to a reported shooting in the 500 block of Arastradero Road...

Original post made on Mar. 18, 2009
Last comment by Loura, on Mar 18, 2009 at 4:04 pm | 2 comments | 2022 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

What's Going on on Arastradero?

Does anyone know what is going on on Arastradero? Police have Maybell blocked off and a friend just called to say police...

Original post made by Concerned Neighbor on Mar. 18, 2009
Last comment by Doober, on Mar 18, 2009 at 4:04 pm | 2 comments | 2277 Views

ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

The library of the future

It looks like a boxy robot, or maybe a poor man's ATM. With simple lines and a glowing screen, the Cupertino Library's JobView...

Original post made on Mar. 16, 2009
Last comment by Alex, on Mar 18, 2009 at 3:42 pm | 11 comments | 2434 Views

AROUND TOWN

Weekly Layoffs

With the Weekly busily reporting on everyone else's economic woes, it's strange that it hasn't reported on its own nearly...

Original post made by frederick meyers on Mar. 17, 2009
Last comment by Izzy, on Mar 18, 2009 at 2:37 pm | 15 comments | 2217 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

Peter Drekmeier and indirect costs

Peter D., our current mayor, likes to talk about indirect costs of fossil fuels. He wants to tax us, in order to make up...

Original post made by Greg on Mar. 16, 2009
Last comment by Albert K Henning, on Mar 18, 2009 at 1:14 pm | 6 comments | 2165 Views

AROUND TOWN

Comcast Customers: ?Notified of Switch to Digital April 1, 2009

This is to Comcast customers. Have you receiving anything in the mail from Comcast about the change to digital? I was told...

Original post made by nat on Mar. 14, 2009
Last comment by nat, on Mar 18, 2009 at 12:55 pm | 3 comments | 2066 Views
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