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PALO ALTO ISSUES

The promise and reality of electric cars

While environmentalists are calling for an end to fossil fuel pipelines, and oil company apologists claim that Greens want...

Original post made on May. 3, 2013
Last comment by Craig Laughton, on May 14, 2013 at 10:10 pm | 24 comments | 2415 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

Palo Alto officials to ponder city's 'core values'

After wading through the weeds of policymaking for much of the year, Palo Alto officials will consider a fuzzier, more philosophical...

Original post made on Sep. 30, 2013
Last comment by Almighty US $, on Oct 1, 2013 at 2:36 pm | 24 comments | 4788 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

Voters to decide Measure D's fate tomorrow

After months of contentious battles between senior-housing advocates and rezoning hawks, voters tomorrow will decide the...

Original post made on Nov. 4, 2013
Last comment by Jerry Underdal, on Nov 5, 2013 at 9:22 am | 24 comments | 4582 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

Anyone object to a new sign at Miki's Market?

I got a notice in the mail that Alma Village and the new grocery moving in want an exception for a permanent lighted sign...

Original post made by Tom DuBois on Nov. 20, 2013
Last comment by Tom DuBois, on Feb 18, 2014 at 11:48 am | 24 comments | 22298 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

Residents, developer spar over plan for office complex

At a meeting that pitted the latest concepts in land-use against the grim reality of an already congested area of Palo Alto,...

Original post made on Dec. 5, 2013
Last comment by Rainer ingeborg eejit, on Dec 7, 2013 at 7:23 am | 24 comments | 8287 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

Fire Dept. burns through half its overtime budget

The Palo Alto Fire Department has burned through half of its annual overtime budget -- $718,000 -- during this fiscal year...

Original post made on Dec. 11, 2013
Last comment by Walter White, on Dec 14, 2013 at 10:30 am | 24 comments | 7873 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

Stanford is shopping for firefighting service

Stanford University is looking around for a new provider of firefighting services, a move that could transform or even end...

Original post made on Dec. 19, 2013
Last comment by Equestrienne, on Dec 27, 2013 at 6:36 pm | 24 comments | 7270 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

Palo Alto fails to find compromise in compost debate

After a brief respite, Palo Alto's leading environmentalists are once again clashing over the future of local composting...

Original post made on Apr. 30, 2014
Last comment by resident 1, on May 1, 2014 at 10:31 pm | 24 comments | 6215 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

Palo Alto mulls new fees for emergency medical services

Palo Alto may soon create fees for emergency services that involve medical treatment but do not include a trip to the emergency...

Original post made on May. 8, 2014
Last comment by Senior citizen, on May 12, 2014 at 9:29 pm | 24 comments | 5251 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

Editorial: Growing the shuttle

As one piece of a multi-pronged approach to improving transit options and addressing parking and congestion, city officials...

Original post made on Sep. 19, 2014
Last comment by Resident, on Sep 24, 2014 at 1:21 pm | 24 comments | 6273 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

Questions abound over anonymous campaign mailer

An anonymous mailer urging recipients to vote for the three female candidates for Palo Alto's school board went out to an...

Original post made on Oct. 16, 2014
Last comment by Reason, on Oct 18, 2014 at 11:22 am | 24 comments | 2551 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

Stevenson House shakeup boots director, staff

A major shakeup at senior-housing community Stevenson House has resulted in the dismissal of its longtime executive director...

Original post made on Feb. 28, 2015
Last comment by concerned resident, on Mar 8, 2015 at 6:39 pm | 24 comments | 6579 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

Guest Opinion: Now we can just enjoy our libraries

Ten years ago, all I wanted was to walk into the library, pick out a book, then sit down and read it. But there was a waiting...

Original post made on Mar. 13, 2015
Last comment by Mom of internet fans., on Mar 16, 2015 at 1:38 pm | 24 comments | 2710 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Discrimination at Paly

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Original post made by Kathleen Rotow on Jan. 26, 2007
Last comment by Kathleen, on Jan 31, 2007 at 8:07 am | 24 comments | 4687 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

High School Girls Cutting Themselves

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Original post made by LivinginPaloAlto on Jan. 31, 2007
Last comment by JUL, on Oct 6, 2007 at 4:22 pm | 24 comments | 6401 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Weekly's reporting on Ohlone Way and Charles

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Original post made by Observer on May. 8, 2007
Last comment by Al, on May 10, 2007 at 7:43 pm | 24 comments | 3786 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Voters get first peek at school-board hopefuls

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Original post made on Sep. 25, 2007
Last comment by Sophomore in Mr. Sabagg's class, on Nov 5, 2007 at 5:43 pm | 24 comments | 4624 Views

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VIDEO: School board candidates speak up

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Original post made on Oct. 31, 2007
Last comment by Tyler Hanley, on Nov 5, 2007 at 9:35 pm | 24 comments | 3125 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Man arrested for approaching Paly student

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Original post made on Nov. 20, 2007
Last comment by Gene, on Nov 30, 2007 at 3:48 pm | 24 comments | 3631 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Poor coaching

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Original post made by Perplexed on Jan. 26, 2008
Last comment by great results, on Feb 1, 2008 at 11:09 pm | 24 comments | 3913 Views
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