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AROUND TOWN

Where should your dog poop?

We have a strip of grass in front of our house, and we do not have a dog. My child stepped in dog poop on our lawn getting...

Original post made by Mom on Nov. 5, 2010
Last comment by Same experience, on Nov 11, 2010 at 12:34 am | 10 comments | 1834 Views

AROUND TOWN

Palo Alto Medical Foundation: OB/GYN shortage

I tried to make an appointment with my regular OB/GYN at Palo Alto Medical Foundation and I was not allowed to. The receptionist...

Original post made by Mom on Nov. 15, 2011
Last comment by Mom, on Nov 17, 2011 at 1:49 pm | 6 comments | 1838 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

? going on by RR tracks at Charleston today about 5pm

I passed the intersection of Alma and Charleston and there were 5 police vehicles present and about 5 boys that had bicycles...

Original post made by Mom by Gunn on Oct. 24, 2009
There are no comments yet. 1764 Views

AROUND TOWN

Bye Bye on the freeway!

I headed out from Palo Alto for the 101 freeway today, on my way to Redwood City on this beautiful sunny day. As I entered...

Original post made by Mom by Gunn on Mar. 7, 2012
Last comment by mom by Gunn, on Mar 8, 2012 at 12:56 am | 6 comments | 1232 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Ballet dress stolen from Stroller in front of Children library

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Original post made by Mom E on Apr. 7, 2008
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SCHOOLS & KIDS

Bike helmets need to be purchased every 3 years?

As we were choosing a new bike helmet for my daughter, a customer told us styrofoam breaks down so helmets need to be purchased...

Original post made by Mom of 3 on Jun. 16, 2013
Last comment by Mom of 3, on Jun 18, 2013 at 11:21 pm | 9 comments | 1252 Views

ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

What to Expect for Jury Duty

Anyone have experience with jury duty? It would seem interesting to me and I would like to serve but I have a 24/7 job of...

Original post made by Mom of 3 on Jan. 19, 2009
Last comment by Mom of 3, on Jan 21, 2009 at 9:31 am | 6 comments | 3469 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Any online classes which can replace Living Skills?

My son is a Paly sophomore who is taking music and language so he doesn't have any room for electives. Next year, when he...

Original post made by Mom of a Paly kid on Jan. 5, 2012
Last comment by Experienced Mom, on Jan 18, 2012 at 10:17 am | 11 comments | 1585 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Kohls signs up at San Antonio

The old Mervyn's site appears to be on its way to becoming Kohls. The only Kohls I have been in is at the Great Mall and...

Original post made by Mom of boys on Jul. 9, 2009
Last comment by I saw a Kohl's sign, on Jul 15, 2009 at 3:17 pm | 5 comments | 2447 Views

AROUND TOWN

Mervyn's

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Original post made by Mom of boys on Oct. 18, 2008
Last comment by another mom, on Oct 22, 2008 at 10:00 pm | 15 comments | 3923 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 | 1887 Views

AROUND TOWN

"Pre-Hysterical" at Foothill College tonight

A series of Foothill College student written and performed short plays around the theme “Pre-History.” Last performance tonight,...

Original post made by mom of student on Dec. 5, 2009
There are no comments yet. 1459 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Swimsuit Issues and skimpy cheerleaders

Once again we have the annual SI swimsuit issue and all the snide remarks by so called sports commentators. As the mother...

Original post made by Mom of Teen Boys on Feb. 15, 2011
Last comment by SI won't change, on Feb 15, 2011 at 5:20 pm | 12 comments | 2271 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

PAUSD calendar

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Original post made by Mom with 2 kids at PAUSD on Oct. 15, 2008
Last comment by paly parent, on Oct 16, 2008 at 10:41 am | 7 comments | 2305 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Hot Lunches and Local Holidays

Hi, Wondering if your kids have commented on the new hot lunches this year or not. My kids said they taste the same. At...

Original post made by Mom with kids at PAUSD on Sep. 22, 2009
Last comment by Agnostic, on Sep 22, 2009 at 7:42 pm | 4 comments | 1688 Views

ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

Mother's day traditions

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Original post made by MomAndDaughters on Mar. 26, 2007
Last comment by teresag, on Mar 27, 2007 at 10:13 am | 3 comments | 4429 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

When do our kids get their psat scores?

Kids in other parts of the country have already received theirs. Apparently it is up to the school to distribute them. ...

Original post made by mommy on Dec. 10, 2012
Last comment by Mom, on Dec 11, 2012 at 6:52 pm | 3 comments | 1300 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Reflections on Reflections

Tonight we returned disheartened from what should have been a proud moment for our family. Our daughter entered an art contest...

Original post made by momof2 on Mar. 18, 2010
Last comment by momof2, on Mar 29, 2010 at 8:08 am | 10 comments | 2059 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

A curriculum of despair in high schools?

[Portion removed by Palo Alto Online staff.] It seems to me that Palo Alto high schools have somewhat of a culture of despair...

Original post made by mona on Jan. 14, 2011
Last comment by cp, on Jan 14, 2011 at 8:10 pm | 4 comments | 1603 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

$50 million for a police HQ?

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Original post made by Mondo on Apr. 11, 2007
Last comment by Petey, on Apr 18, 2007 at 11:55 pm | 57 comments | 4847 Views
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