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PALO ALTO ISSUES

New buildings, better budgets dominate school news in 2013

The city's school district experienced much change and growth this year, with more to come in 2014. Read the full story...

Original post made on Dec. 27, 2013
Last comment by One more thing....., on Dec 28, 2013 at 9:37 pm | 6 comments | 4481 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

How do you get kids to do their homework?

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Original post made by Desperate Mom on Mar. 4, 2008
Last comment by Danny, on Mar 14, 2008 at 3:56 pm | 51 comments | 4481 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

Union rejects Palo Alto's 'last, best, final' offer

Union negotiators Tuesday afternoon rejected a "last, best and final offer" from Palo Alto city administration during a tense...

Original post made on Oct. 22, 2009
Last comment by daniel, on May 9, 2010 at 8:34 am | 98 comments | 4480 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

I'm Back and it Feels Good

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Original post made by Rebecca Sanders on Jun. 14, 2006
Last comment by James, on Jun 14, 2006 at 10:22 pm | 1 comment | 4479 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Every student should read this commencement speech, "You are not special..."

Every student should read this commencement speech, "You are not special..." David McCullough Jr. is widely regarded as...

Original post made by Christopher Chiang on Jun. 7, 2012
Last comment by neighbor, on Jun 12, 2012 at 11:21 am | 5 comments | 4479 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Skelly contract unchanged for 2013-14

Palo Alto school district Superintendent Kevin Skelly received a satisfactory performance review for 2012-13, but his contract...

Original post made on Jul. 19, 2013
Last comment by Have to put up with Skelly till 2016?, on Jul 22, 2013 at 5:55 pm | 22 comments | 4479 Views

SPORTS

High-profile visitors give Walsh a final award

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Original post made on Jul. 30, 2007
Last comment by Alison, on Sep 21, 2007 at 3:44 pm | 8 comments | 4479 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

195 Page Mill headed for possible lawsuit, again

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Original post made on Aug. 20, 2008
Last comment by Curious, on Aug 29, 2008 at 5:36 pm | 97 comments | 4478 Views

ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

Compare Peninsula Funeral Prices

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Original post made by Marjorie Bridges on Dec. 10, 2006
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PALO ALTO ISSUES

Street cleaning in the middle of the night

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Original post made by Connie Jo on Oct. 11, 2006
Last comment by david bertoldi, on Jan 3, 2007 at 8:22 am | 13 comments | 4475 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

Stanford Medical Center Expansion

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Original post made by Hulkamania on May. 22, 2007
Last comment by test, on Apr 10, 2008 at 12:52 pm | 23 comments | 4473 Views

ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

Alaska DA will not bring charges in Stanford sexual-assault case

The district attorney in Juneau, Alaska, has announced that his office will not be bringing any charges in a sexual-assault...

Original post made on Aug. 11, 2014
Last comment by rick, on Aug 14, 2014 at 11:33 pm | 13 comments | 4473 Views

MOVIES

The year 2012 in film

From a pint-sized girl surviving storms on the wrong side of the levee to a CIA agent planning to rescue a band of hostages,...

Original post made on Jan. 4, 2013
Last comment by David Lieberman, on Jan 11, 2013 at 3:33 pm | 9 comments | 4473 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Streaking crackdown at Paly yields results

A crackdown on streaking at Palo Alto High School has reduced the count of violators from more than 100 in the 2012-13 academic...

Original post made on Jun. 6, 2014
Last comment by Resident, on Jun 12, 2014 at 7:06 am | 23 comments | 4471 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Local mom launches app to help kids lose weight

Joanna Strober's 11-year-old son had a weight problem. Looking for advice and specific weight-loss tools, she took her son...

Original post made on Oct. 24, 2014
Last comment by Stop the Trolls, on Oct 27, 2014 at 2:39 pm | 12 comments | 4471 Views

AROUND TOWN

Key issues will drive policy through the seasons of 2014

The year will certainly be filled with surprises. Given how much unfinished business the council is carrying over from 2013...

Original post made on Jan. 10, 2014
Last comment by Resident 1, on Jan 13, 2014 at 2:10 pm | 8 comments | 4471 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Pedestrian killed while crossing Embarcadero is identified

A Palo Alto woman who died after being hit by a pick-up truck Friday night, Jan. 25, has been identified by the Santa Clara...

Original post made on Jan. 26, 2013
Last comment by anon too, on Dec 16, 2013 at 2:13 pm | 119 comments | 4470 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

National Merit semi-finalists announced

Forty seniors from Palo Alto High School and 33 seniors from Gunn High School have earned recognition as semi-finalists by...

Original post made on Sep. 18, 2012
Last comment by Student, on Feb 20, 2013 at 9:25 pm | 22 comments | 4469 Views

AROUND TOWN

Home Depot, Part II

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Original post made by gsb on Aug. 8, 2006
Last comment by J.Johnson, on Aug 21, 2006 at 6:31 am | 2 comments | 4469 Views

AROUND TOWN

Welcome to Town Square!

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Original post made by Bill Johnson on May. 30, 2006
Last comment by susie, on Aug 3, 2006 at 3:11 pm | 1 comment | 4468 Views
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