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PALO ALTO ISSUES

Palo Alto struggles to reach decision on arbitration

Palo Alto's debate over whether to strike the binding-arbitration requirement for police and firefighters from the City Charter...

Original post made on Jun. 9, 2011
Last comment by Liz, on Jun 13, 2011 at 9:45 pm | 26 comments | 2513 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Child hit in Terman crosswalk - Arastradero too dangerous!

This morning fire trucks raced by as we were headed to Gunn. All traffic stopped and we could see the flashing lights at...

Original post made by Michele on Apr. 29, 2010
Last comment by My kids walk and bike to school, on May 9, 2010 at 3:15 pm | 8 comments | 2513 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Palo Alto police release sketch of College Avenue prowler

Palo Alto police have released a sketch of a man who was peering into a second-floor residential window from a tree about...

Original post made on Jan. 16, 2009
Last comment by reader, on Oct 28, 2009 at 11:25 am | 6 comments | 2513 Views

SPORTS

Stanford grad makes U.S. swim team

It wasn’t her fastest time in the event, no records were set and she didn’t even win the race. Yet, Jenny Thompson’s...

Original post made on Apr. 4, 2009
Last comment by Robert Evan Howard, on Apr 4, 2009 at 5:14 am | 1 comment | 2513 Views

SPORTS

Paly title hopes dim in 17-14 loss to Los Gatos

==B Friday's prep football== ==I M-A, SHP, Pinewood win; Menlo, Gunn lose== Palo Alto's two-year reign as the SCVAL De...

Original post made on Oct. 15, 2011
Last comment by Anonymous, on Oct 15, 2011 at 8:21 pm | 2 comments | 2513 Views

AROUND TOWN

Hello Chrysler bye bye Tesla

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Original post made by Larry Electron on Sep. 24, 2008
Last comment by Paul, on Sep 24, 2008 at 5:38 pm | 8 comments | 2513 Views

AROUND TOWN

Stanford computer professor Rajeev Motwani found dead in pool

Rajeev Motwani, 47, the Stanford University computer-science professor renowned for assisting Silicon Valley start-ups and...

Original post made on Jun. 8, 2009
Last comment by WOW, on Jun 12, 2009 at 6:18 am | 5 comments | 2513 Views

AROUND TOWN

Founder of Peninsula Day Care Center dies

Mary Jo Shaw, co-founder and longtime owner of the Peninsula Day Care Center on San Antonio Road, died earlier this month...

Original post made on Oct. 17, 2010
Last comment by Kathy Wilson, on Oct 17, 2010 at 9:25 am | 1 comment | 2513 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

Palo Alto, Med Center negotiations revving up

After starting out on a rancorous note, Palo Alto and Stanford University are now nearing an agreement over the types of...

Original post made on Apr. 7, 2010
Last comment by Concerned Retiree, on Apr 10, 2010 at 11:04 am | 12 comments | 2512 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

School district prioritizes plans for 2009

The impact of state budget cuts, changes to school-attendance boundaries and staff development are top priorities for Palo...

Original post made on Jan. 13, 2009
Last comment by OhlonePar, on Jan 18, 2009 at 11:30 pm | 5 comments | 2512 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Palo Alto schools prepare for a 'flat' budget year

Palo Alto schools will get a less than 1 percent increase in their budgets next year under an "aggressively conservative"...

Original post made on Jun. 2, 2009
Last comment by OhlonePar, on Jun 2, 2009 at 10:49 pm | 8 comments | 2512 Views

ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

'Breaking the Cycle of Bullying' program tonight

A free public program "Breaking the Cycle of Bullying" in schools will be held tonight (Feb. 4) startng at 7 p.m. at Walter...

Original post made on Feb. 5, 2009
Last comment by Michael Dreiblatt, on Feb 5, 2009 at 6:27 am | 1 comment | 2512 Views

ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

Tuesday: Global Day of Action for Troy Davis

Lytton Plaza, Tuesday May 19th at 7.30 is where you can show your opposition to the pending execution of Troy Davis. There...

Original post made by Alice Schaffer Smith on May. 17, 2009
Last comment by Marcantonio Luisi, on Jul 15, 2009 at 8:54 am | 10 comments | 2512 Views

ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

Nurses plan protest at Whitman's Atherton home

Members of the California Nurses Association say that about 1,000 of them will be coming to the Atherton home of Republican...

Original post made on Jul. 15, 2010
Last comment by Resident, on Jul 17, 2010 at 10:44 am | 16 comments | 2512 Views

ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

Paul C. Roberts' article called "Truth is Offensive"

Have you seen the article by Paul Craig Roberts at http://www.infowars.com/truth-is-offensive.com infowars.com/truth-is-offensive.com...

Original post made by food for thought on Apr. 3, 2013
Last comment by father of ronnynomics, on May 7, 2013 at 7:34 pm | 5 comments | 2512 Views

AROUND TOWN

Comments sought on Oregon Expressway plan

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Original post made on Sep. 3, 2008
Last comment by Resident, on Sep 3, 2008 at 3:11 pm | 1 comment | 2512 Views

AROUND TOWN

Upgrade, flood basin next for PA golf course?

private courses have kept golfers off the links at the Palo Alto Muni, which has seen play decrease by 16 percent between...

Original post made on Nov. 18, 2008
Last comment by Jennifer, on Nov 25, 2008 at 11:59 am | 8 comments | 2512 Views

AROUND TOWN

'Montagues' vs. 'Capulets' case nears closure

An attempted murder case with modern-day parallels to William Shakespeare's "Romeo and Juliet" -- with gang members feuding...

Original post made on Sep. 9, 2009
Last comment by bill, on Sep 10, 2009 at 1:52 pm | 5 comments | 2512 Views

AROUND TOWN

Palo Alto murder-arson case set for November trial

The trial for Bulos Zumot, the hookah-shop owner charged with killing his girlfriend and setting their rental cottage on...

Original post made on Oct. 8, 2010
Last comment by Domanica, on Oct 13, 2010 at 11:25 pm | 7 comments | 2512 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

We are too critical according to Frank

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Original post made by Marvin on Mar. 11, 2008
Last comment by anonymous, on Mar 12, 2008 at 10:15 am | 10 comments | 2511 Views
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