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PALO ALTO ISSUES

Flood-control project flows ahead

Fifteen years after water from the San Francisquito Creek swept through the neighborhoods of Palo Alto, East Palo Alto and...

Original post made on Nov. 14, 2012
Last comment by Hmmm, on Nov 17, 2012 at 8:12 pm | 43 comments | 6050 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Timeline set for decision on new elementary school

Facing the politically fraught prospect of redrawing school attendance boundaries, Palo Alto school officials this week laid...

Original post made on Nov. 17, 2012
Last comment by Palo Alto Native, on Nov 17, 2012 at 7:24 pm | 6 comments | 2024 Views

AROUND TOWN

Palo Alto residents fear another California Ave. tree debacle

Two large California Avenue redwood trees slated for removal by the City of Palo Alto are being defended by neighborhood...

Original post made on Nov. 16, 2012
Last comment by mj, on Nov 17, 2012 at 5:11 pm | 34 comments | 1405 Views

AROUND TOWN

Holiday Fund: Reaching out to the streets

Ken Pierre was living on the streets for more than 15 years, spiraling downward amid drug and alcohol addiction. Every time...

Original post made on Nov. 17, 2012
Last comment by Bill Johnson, on Nov 17, 2012 at 5:01 pm | 2 comments | 1344 Views

AROUND TOWN

Downtown parking enforcement eased for holidays

Parking restrictions in Palo Alto's downtown shopping district will be temporarily relaxed through Jan. 1 to allow shoppers...

Original post made on Nov. 16, 2012
Last comment by jan, on Nov 17, 2012 at 2:48 pm | 5 comments | 1144 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Feds sue Meg Whitman for fraud and conspiracy

Meg is currently CEO of a large Palo Alto company, but is accused of crimes with a previous company. Mercury-News report:...

Original post made by talk to Meg on Nov. 17, 2012
Last comment by Ducatigirl, on Nov 17, 2012 at 2:41 pm | 3 comments | 951 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

Letters

Address Dauber issues Read the full story here http://www.paloaltoonline.com/weekly/story.php?story_id=17970 posted Friday,...

Original post made on Nov. 16, 2012
Last comment by All District Student Supporter, on Nov 17, 2012 at 12:38 pm | 5 comments | 902 Views

AROUND TOWN

Demolish or deconstruct?

Taking apart a house piece by piece can keep junk out of the landfill Read the full story here http://www.paloaltoonline.com/news/show_story.php?id=16898...

Original post made on Nov. 16, 2012
Last comment by Ducatigirl, on Nov 17, 2012 at 9:09 am | 2 comments | 884 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

It's All About The Shizit

(An Open Letter to Liz Kniss) (The following was inspired by a conversation with Aram James wherein we both realized what...

Original post made by Chuck Jagoda on Sep. 26, 2012
Last comment by Jonathan Brown, on Nov 16, 2012 at 9:27 pm | 1 comment | 1037 Views

SPORTS

High School Athletes of the Week

<B>Lucy Tashman Read the full story here http://www.paloaltoonline.com/weekly/story.php?story_id=17979 posted Friday, November...

Original post made on Nov. 16, 2012
Last comment by Finola, on Nov 16, 2012 at 8:58 pm | 1 comment | 1025 Views

AROUND TOWN

Cat returned as if by Magic

When Nicola Keating moved from Cupertino to Los Altos six years ago, she kept all of her important belongings, but lost her...

Original post made on Nov. 10, 2012
Last comment by Brian Null, on Nov 16, 2012 at 8:41 pm | 20 comments | 7016 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

'Live now. Share deeply,' Gunn grad counsels

Shortly after learning of her early admission to Stanford University, a Gunn High School senior last December spiraled into...

Original post made on Jun. 7, 2012
Last comment by Gunn Student, on Nov 16, 2012 at 7:52 pm | 33 comments | 5034 Views

AROUND TOWN

Creating a 'world in harmony'

Five monks from the Drepung Loseling Phykhang Monastery in India spent Nov. 9-11 at Be Yoga in Palo Alto crafting a colorful...

Original post made on Nov. 16, 2012
Last comment by Sharon, on Nov 16, 2012 at 6:26 pm | 15 comments | 2686 Views

AROUND TOWN

Family Holiday Sing-Along with an Orchestra!

The Terrible Adult Chamber Orchestra based in Los Altos invites singers of all ages to join us on Sunday, November 25th from...

Original post made by Cathy HS on Nov. 16, 2012
There are no comments yet. 852 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Palo Alto man arrested for stalking family

A Palo Alto resident was arrested Monday and booked at the Marin County Jail on suspicion of stalking and harassing a San...

Original post made on Apr. 5, 2011
Last comment by Curious Lady, on Nov 16, 2012 at 2:10 pm | 3 comments | 1488 Views

SPORTS

Women's water polo, basketball, golf and swimming stock up on new talent

==B Signing Day == John Tanner announced five recruits who signed national letters of intent Wednesday to play women's...

Original post made on Nov. 16, 2012
Last comment by Tom, on Nov 16, 2012 at 11:36 am | 1 comment | 3986 Views

AROUND TOWN

No quick fixes for downtown's parking woes

With downtown residents up in arms about a shortage of parking spots on their blocks, Palo Alto officials approved on Tuesday...

Original post made on Nov. 14, 2012
Last comment by infrequent, on Nov 16, 2012 at 10:58 am | 30 comments | 2501 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Public opinion sought on future of Cubberley Community Center

Public opinion on the future of Cubberley Community Center will be sought in a community forum scheduled for Thursday evening,...

Original post made on Nov. 5, 2012
Last comment by betty schneider, on Nov 16, 2012 at 12:11 am | 21 comments | 2984 Views

SPORTS

Paly falls, but three others will play for CCS titles

==B CCS girls' volleyball== Palo Alto won't be playing for a third straight Central Coast Section girls' volleyball title,...

Original post made on Nov. 15, 2012
Last comment by Marv Upshaw, on Nov 15, 2012 at 9:29 pm | 1 comment | 1312 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

Water Main Break

ABC7 news reported a water main break on Newell overnight. Palo Alto utilities said it was caused by low overnight temperatures....

Original post made by David on Nov. 10, 2012
Last comment by Debra Katz, on Nov 15, 2012 at 3:36 pm | 8 comments | 1642 Views
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