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AROUND TOWN

Higher water use still a challenge for Palo Alto

Palo Alto officials had more reasons than usual to smile this Earth Day, with the city recently switching to carbon-free...

Original post made on Apr. 22, 2013
Last comment by JanN, on Apr 28, 2013 at 12:44 am | 39 comments | 5774 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

Aging in America, through immigrant eyes

Americans can learn from more "traditional societies" around the world when it comes to the treatment of older people, says...

Original post made on Aug. 7, 2015
Last comment by Swansea, on Aug 11, 2015 at 10:22 am | 2 comments | 5773 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Police: Palo Alto man booked for attempted murder for trying to torch ex boss' home

A Palo Alto man was arrested Sunday, Jan. 10, and charged with attempted murder and arson after he allegedly tried to burn...

Original post made on Jan. 13, 2016
Last comment by Hulkamania, on Jan 13, 2016 at 5:11 pm | 1 comment | 5773 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

Mortgage crisis hits even affluent Palo Altans

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Original post made on Aug. 10, 2007
Last comment by R Wray, on Aug 17, 2007 at 9:03 am | 41 comments | 5772 Views

AROUND TOWN

Annoying police traps - what about folks who run lights???

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Original post made by td on Mar. 15, 2007
Last comment by Josh G, on Sep 9, 2010 at 7:44 pm | 22 comments | 5772 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

Proponents of Baylands compost plant not sold on new city proposal

With Palo Alto preparing to debate the future of composting on Tuesday night, several environmental advocates are asking...

Original post made on Apr. 24, 2014
Last comment by Great quote, on Apr 27, 2014 at 10:14 pm | 12 comments | 5770 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Gunn High School wellness center to consolidate all student services, except one

A plan to build a comprehensive wellness center at Gunn High School has evolved, with the most recent design moving the college...

Original post made on Dec. 16, 2014
Last comment by make it easy, on Dec 20, 2014 at 11:09 pm | 6 comments | 5770 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

School board moves forward on Paly gym project

The Palo Alto school board will convene for a special meeting Monday, July 13, to take action on two items relating to Palo...

Original post made on Jul. 12, 2015
Last comment by Resident, on Aug 13, 2015 at 12:04 pm | 47 comments | 5770 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

Candidate season officially opens Monday

Palo Alto residents looking to jump into the City Council and school board races can start picking up their nomination papers...

Original post made on Jul. 14, 2014
Last comment by Let critics speak, on Jul 14, 2014 at 11:38 am | 5 comments | 5769 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Should schools get lock down gates ?

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Original post made by WorriedParent on Jun. 1, 2006
Last comment by Leslie White, on Jun 2, 2006 at 6:10 pm | 1 comment | 5767 Views

AROUND TOWN

Candidates' Web sites

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Original post made on Sep. 11, 2007
Last comment by OhlonePar, on Sep 25, 2007 at 1:56 pm | 73 comments | 5767 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

Woman nearly drowns in Palo Alto condo complex swimming pool

Authorities in Palo Alto are investigating the third near-drowning incident in the city since June 1 after an 89-year-old...

Original post made on Jun. 25, 2015
Last comment by dennis, on Jun 25, 2015 at 11:59 pm | 3 comments | 5766 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Woman in Stanford sexual-assault case testifies

The woman whom former Stanford University student Brock Turner allegedly raped on campus in January appeared in court in...

Original post made on Oct. 5, 2015
Last comment by True Blue, on Oct 6, 2015 at 7:16 pm | 12 comments | 5766 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

Street sweeping no parking zones

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Original post made by JL on Jan. 2, 2007
Last comment by HS, on Jan 4, 2007 at 9:36 am | 3 comments | 5765 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

City weighs penalties after illegal demolition at Edgewood Plaza

The developer looking to renovate the long-dilapidated Edgewood Plaza in Palo Alto was supposed to preserve a historic building,...

Original post made on Sep. 26, 2013
Last comment by litebug, on Sep 27, 2013 at 5:22 pm | 40 comments | 5765 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

South African brothers create app to help fight Ebola

Although the Ebola crisis has been snuffed out of the news cycle in the U.S. these days, the epidemic continues to ravage...

Original post made on Mar. 6, 2015
Last comment by mathewmurdock, on Mar 11, 2015 at 12:53 am | 3 comments | 5765 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

South PA growth means new school boundaries

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Original post made on Mar. 19, 2008
Last comment by Chapstick, on Apr 11, 2008 at 2:51 pm | 57 comments | 5765 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

Palo Alto trees dying in greater numbers

As the drought drags through its fourth year, Palo Alto's parched trees are dying in greater numbers, prompting city officials...

Original post made on Oct. 1, 2015
Last comment by Water, on Oct 7, 2015 at 10:10 am | 42 comments | 5764 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Palo Alto High School Madrigal Dinner, December 9 & 10

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Original post made by Theresa on Dec. 4, 2006
Last comment by Paly Voice Journalist, on Jan 12, 2007 at 1:46 pm | 6 comments | 5760 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

Police officers defer $800,000 in raises

In a move that will save Palo Alto about $800,000 during bleak financial times, the city's police union has voted to defer...

Original post made on May. 26, 2009
Last comment by Not important, on Dec 10, 2009 at 2:37 pm | 84 comments | 5758 Views
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