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SCHOOLS & KIDS

Few sign up for new 'transitional' program

Despite its origins in Palo Alto, a new law compelling California school districts to offer "transitional kindergarten" has...

Original post made on Sep. 21, 2012
Last comment by Jan H., on Sep 30, 2012 at 12:54 pm | 8 comments | 1645 Views

AROUND TOWN

Guide to the 2012 Moonlight Run and Walk

WHAT'S HAPPENING -- AND WHEN Read the full story here http://www.paloaltoonline.com/news/show_story.php?id=26922 posted...

Original post made on Sep. 25, 2012
Last comment by V S, on Sep 30, 2012 at 6:26 am | 8 comments | 1541 Views

AROUND TOWN

Driver trapped in three-vehicle crash on Page Mill Road

Palo Alto firefighters had to use the "Jaws of Life" to extricate the driver of a green Hyundai sedan following a three-vehicle...

Original post made on Sep. 24, 2012
Last comment by daughter, on Sep 29, 2012 at 10:23 pm | 10 comments | 1126 Views

SPORTS

UCSB men's water polo beats Stanford

UCSB men's water polo upset the cardinal men's 12-9 at the So Cal invitational tournament at Santa Barbara. Great job Gauchos....

Original post made by David on Sep. 29, 2012
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SCHOOLS & KIDS

Helmets are for heads, not handlebars

I drove past Paly this week as students were on their way to school and was surprised to see many students with their bike...

Original post made by Mom on Sep. 19, 2012
Last comment by Biker, on Sep 29, 2012 at 9:17 pm | 3 comments | 965 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

Stanford investments earned 1 percent last year

Stanford University's primary investment pool achieved returns of 1 percent for the year ending June 30, the university reported...

Original post made on Sep. 28, 2012
Last comment by Gene, on Sep 29, 2012 at 4:14 pm | 4 comments | 1188 Views

ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

Romney concedes Presidential debates to Obama

Romney's senior advisor released a memo this week saying that Romney expects to be clobbered in the Presidential debates....

Original post made by willard on Sep. 29, 2012
Last comment by Nancy, on Sep 29, 2012 at 2:13 pm | 8 comments | 938 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Burglary suspect pleads not guilty to murder

A suspected burglar who allegedly killed a motorcyclist while leading East Palo Alto police on a car chase pleaded not guilty...

Original post made on Sep. 27, 2012
Last comment by danielle, on Sep 29, 2012 at 1:03 pm | 3 comments | 1723 Views

ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

I will vote for Mitt Romney and Paul Ryan

Let me begin by saying that I strongly request the editors to leave this thread open to all responders, anonymous or named,...

Original post made by Jeff on Aug. 26, 2012
Last comment by bru, on Sep 29, 2012 at 12:29 pm | 13 comments | 1862 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

No charges for teacher who hit girl with car in 2011

An East Palo Alto schoolteacher who accidentally struck and killed a 6-year-old girl in a crosswalk last year will not be...

Original post made on Apr. 30, 2012
Last comment by EPA abuse, on Sep 29, 2012 at 10:58 am | 19 comments | 1368 Views

ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

Here are some gun quotes you Democrats/Socialists should read

Quotable Quotes on Gun Control - A system of licensing and registration is the perfect device to deny gun ownership to...

Original post made by food for thought on Sep. 29, 2012
Last comment by ab 1527, on Sep 29, 2012 at 2:03 am | 1 comment | 1839 Views

SPORTS

Stanford stumbles, falls to Washington

The eighth-ranked Stanford football team dropped a 17-13 decision to host Washington in Pac-12 Conference action Thursday...

Original post made on Sep. 28, 2012
Last comment by Duck, on Sep 28, 2012 at 11:00 am | 1 comment | 1341 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Two arrested for burglary at old Facebook HQ

Two men were arrested Monday night after they allegedly stole 49 laptop computers from the former corporate offices of Facebook...

Original post made on Sep. 26, 2012
Last comment by musical, on Sep 27, 2012 at 11:44 pm | 5 comments | 1151 Views

ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

Governor signs bill to OK driverless cars

Gov. Jerry Brown arrived at Google Tuesday to sign a bill to allow the testing of driverless cars on California's roads....

Original post made on Sep. 26, 2012
Last comment by Sharon, on Sep 27, 2012 at 8:22 pm | 16 comments | 1627 Views

ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

al qaeda is alive and GM is faicng bankrupsty, again

The narrative of the Obama administration tried to spike the football (Osama killing), but it didn't work. The Libya consulate...

Original post made by Kevin on Sep. 27, 2012
Last comment by Kevin, on Sep 27, 2012 at 4:58 pm | 2 comments | 747 Views

MOVIES

Feature story: Festival 2.0

A wealth of stories will be told during this year's Palo Alto International Film Festival, Sept. 27 through Sept. 30. Documentaries...

Original post made on Sep. 27, 2012
Last comment by HaysMom, on Sep 27, 2012 at 12:01 pm | 1 comment | 2970 Views

AROUND TOWN

Learning how to save lives

Kim Roderick, EMS Chief for the Palo Alto Fire Department, helps Drew Reeder and other HP employees learn how to properly...

Original post made on Sep. 27, 2012
Last comment by smartinson, on Sep 27, 2012 at 7:51 am | 1 comment | 946 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Schoology - facebook for school???

First we had InClass, then Infinite Campus, now my student has come home showing me something called Schoology which is just...

Original post made by JLS Parent on Aug. 26, 2011
Last comment by Palo Alto Citizen, on Sep 26, 2012 at 8:09 pm | 8 comments | 1959 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Finding the way around Gunn

Freshmen at Gunn High School in Palo Alto recently shared random facts about themselves in the ice-breaking game, "Two Truths...

Original post made on Sep. 22, 2012
Last comment by Palo Alto Citizen, on Sep 26, 2012 at 7:34 pm | 29 comments | 1544 Views

AROUND TOWN

Annual Moonlight Run comes to Baylands tonight

Grab your shoes and stretch your legs, because it's time to celebrate the 28th annual Palo Alto Weekly Moonlight Run & Walk....

Original post made on Sep. 25, 2012
Last comment by rachel, on Sep 26, 2012 at 5:21 pm | 8 comments | 1310 Views
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