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PALO ALTO ISSUES

ShopTalk: Ming's still open, downtown Palo Alto retail moves out

The latest from Shop Talk columnist Daryl Savage: Ming's isn't closing quite yet, and downtown bids farewell to two prime...

Original post made on Jun. 23, 2014
Last comment by Rupert of henzau, on Jun 23, 2014 at 4:27 pm | 8 comments | 4482 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

California Voters Voice Outrage

The results are finalized in California, and taxpayers finally took a stand. Propositions 1A through 1E were soundly...

Original post made by Sharon on May. 20, 2009
Last comment by James, on May 23, 2009 at 9:07 am | 43 comments | 4481 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

Palo Alto set to ban vehicle dwelling

Palo Alto's emotional two-year debate over whether it should be illegal for people to sleep in vehicles could reach its conclusion...

Original post made on Aug. 1, 2013
Last comment by palo alto resident, on Sep 18, 2013 at 4:36 pm | 107 comments | 4477 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

On Back-to-School Night, a new teacher is live bait

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Original post made by Lisa Mendelman on Sep. 20, 2006
Last comment by Jen H., on Sep 27, 2006 at 12:56 pm | 3 comments | 4476 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Educators: Ending 'tenure' no magic bullet

A court decision last week to throw out state teacher tenure rules may lead people to think that this is the solution for...

Original post made on Jun. 17, 2014
Last comment by Fees, on Sep 2, 2014 at 7:07 pm | 77 comments | 4474 Views

HISTORIC PHOTOS

Herbert Hoover Graduation 1968 flyer

Here is Herbert Hoover Graduation 1968 flyer. It's very worn and not easily readable....

Original post made by Andrew L. Freedman on Mar. 11, 2010
Last comment by Andrew L. Freedman, on Mar 11, 2010 at 4:00 pm | 2 comments | 4474 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Board hopefuls: more needed for minorities, special ed

A Saturday morning school board debate hosted by two Palo Alto parent groups that represent special education students and...

Original post made on Sep. 20, 2014
Last comment by privilege, on Sep 23, 2014 at 9:19 pm | 41 comments | 4472 Views

BOOKS

Hundreds line up for former president Jimmy Carter

Hundreds of people lined up Tuesday night (Oct. 26) at Kepler's bookstore in Menlo Park to exchange a quick smile with former...

Original post made on Oct. 28, 2010
Last comment by Which Carter?, on Oct 29, 2010 at 7:21 pm | 16 comments | 4471 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

Willow Tree allergies

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Original post made by Marvin Lee on Aug. 17, 2006
There are no comments yet. 4467 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Topping it off

Construction crews placed the finial atop Hoover Pavilion on Quarry Road Tuesday morning, symbolizing the near-completion...

Original post made on Nov. 20, 2012
Last comment by neighbor, on Nov 22, 2012 at 10:36 am | 9 comments | 4467 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

Alma affordable-housing project doubles

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Original post made on Jul. 31, 2007
Last comment by another mother here, on Aug 21, 2007 at 9:44 am | 36 comments | 4466 Views

AROUND TOWN

Shirley Temple Black dies at her home in Woodside

Shirley Temple Black died Monday night at her home in Woodside. She was 85. Read the full story here http://www.paloaltoonline.com/news/2014/02/11/shirley-temple-black-dies-at-her...

Original post made on Feb. 11, 2014
Last comment by musical, on Feb 13, 2014 at 8:40 am | 6 comments | 4466 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

PAUSD needs an independent public investigation of bullying and student civil rights

Along with many Palo Alto residents, I was disappointed to learn last week that the US Department of Education's Office of...

Original post made by Ken Dauber on Feb. 22, 2013
Last comment by Edmund Burke, on Apr 5, 2013 at 12:32 am | 29 comments | 4463 Views

ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

Fascism in America: watch a BBC special

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Original post made by concerned american on Aug. 20, 2007
Last comment by Walter_E_Wallis, on Aug 21, 2007 at 6:21 am | 2 comments | 4463 Views

AROUND TOWN

Palo Alto in final stage of California Avenue redesign

After two years of revisions, lawsuits and squabbles with area business owners, Palo Alto officials are now putting the finishing...

Original post made on Dec. 13, 2012
Last comment by resident, on Dec 16, 2012 at 5:50 pm | 20 comments | 4463 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

FLES - How should we implement it?

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Original post made by Tired Parent on Feb. 1, 2007
Last comment by Lisa Steinback, on Feb 12, 2007 at 2:19 pm | 9 comments | 4462 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Painful bullying stories told to school board

Amid tearful recountings by parents of painful school bullying situations, Palo Alto school board members and Superintendent...

Original post made on Feb. 13, 2013
Last comment by Misha, on Feb 18, 2013 at 7:35 pm | 124 comments | 4462 Views

AROUND TOWN

Older cyclists must be role models for youth

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Original post made by Parent on Feb. 9, 2007
Last comment by gordon, on Feb 23, 2007 at 11:04 am | 35 comments | 4462 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Who donated funding for the MI feasibility study?

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Original post made by pat on Jan. 4, 2007
Last comment by pat, on Jan 31, 2007 at 2:50 pm | 33 comments | 4461 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

More police on the roads ?

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Original post made by Itpid on Jul. 31, 2006
Last comment by Southgater, on Aug 8, 2006 at 12:07 pm | 2 comments | 4461 Views
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