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AROUND TOWN

Stanford tries to stem norovirus outbreak

After a reported outbreak of norovirus infected 52 Stanford students, the university put its infectious disease protocols...

Original post made on Nov. 1, 2013
Last comment by Anonymous, on Nov 1, 2013 at 9:26 pm | 2 comments | 4026 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

When regular school doesn't work, Menlo Park enterprise offers help

The "parental angst" that walks through her door is familiar territory to Rhonda Racine, founder and director of Menlo Park's...

Original post made on May. 12, 2012
Last comment by English prof, on May 20, 2013 at 8:52 am | 23 comments | 4022 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Paly athletic center plans to be unveiled tonight

Architectural plans for a new athletic center for Palo Alto High School – funded largely by a private donor – will...

Original post made on Sep. 10, 2013
Last comment by Recall Skelly, on Sep 11, 2013 at 11:14 am | 3 comments | 4022 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

Council's FTTH-related conflicts of interest

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Original post made by Jeff Hoel on Mar. 8, 2007
Last comment by Jeff Hoel, on Mar 14, 2007 at 1:45 pm | 6 comments | 4021 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Workers break gas line at Foothill Expressway

Workers broke a natural gas pipeline at Foothill Expressway and Hillview Avenue early Friday morning, Oct. 19, causing Palo...

Original post made on Oct. 21, 2012
Last comment by Decline to state, on Oct 23, 2012 at 2:12 pm | 3 comments | 4021 Views

AROUND TOWN

Palo Alto residents alerted about invasive mosquito

Two weeks after the discovery of a yellow-fever mosquito in Menlo Park, the Santa Clara County Vector Control District is...

Original post made on Sep. 10, 2013
Last comment by Peapod, on Aug 23, 2014 at 11:37 pm | 3 comments | 4021 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

Palo Alto seeks regional cash for slew of projects

Palo Alto's elected officials have a hearty appetite for grant-funded transportation projects, particularly ones that involve...

Original post made on Feb. 19, 2013
Last comment by resident, on Feb 22, 2013 at 5:20 pm | 22 comments | 4020 Views

AROUND TOWN

Memorial service, reception held for Cate Fisher

A memorial service for Catherine (Cate) Fisher, 19, of Menlo Park, who died after being shot in East Palo Alto, was held...

Original post made on Jul. 25, 2011
Last comment by mother of 5, on Jul 28, 2011 at 8:38 am | 4 comments | 4020 Views

AROUND TOWN

Prop 13: The elephant is finally in the room

Calling California's tax system "broken," the head of the Silicon Valley Community Foundation called this week for a re-examination...

Original post made on Feb. 10, 2012
Last comment by loopholes, on Aug 22, 2013 at 10:41 am | 97 comments | 4018 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

Arbitration repeal heads to Palo Alto ballot

Palo Alto voters will have a chance in November to repeal a local law that empowers an arbitration panel to settle labor...

Original post made on Jul. 19, 2011
Last comment by Resident, on Jul 19, 2011 at 5:00 pm | 19 comments | 4017 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Do AP classes live up to their promise?

Though skeptical of the unequivocal value of Advanced Placement courses, a Stanford University researcher says high schools...

Original post made on Apr. 27, 2013
Last comment by boo hoo, on Apr 30, 2013 at 5:51 pm | 23 comments | 4016 Views

ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

Clocks fall back on Sunday morning

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Original post made on Nov. 3, 2007
Last comment by Resident, on Nov 4, 2007 at 10:55 am | 3 comments | 4016 Views

AROUND TOWN

Stanford Clothing Drive saves students' castoffs from landfill

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Original post made on Jun. 21, 2007
Last comment by member, new, on Jun 26, 2007 at 12:52 pm | 7 comments | 4016 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Rave reviews for 'Everyday Mathematics'

Teachers and administrators from top school districts in Illinois and one in California report strong results after using...

Original post made on May. 4, 2009
Last comment by Alabama Teacher, on Apr 9, 2010 at 12:30 pm | 22 comments | 4015 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Buena Vista conversion spurs school debate

When residents of Buena Vista Mobile Park paid a surprise visit to Palo Alto City Hall last fall to urge city officials to...

Original post made on Jul. 26, 2013
Last comment by Greenacres, on Dec 5, 2013 at 10:50 pm | 39 comments | 4015 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

City set to take control of Palo Alto Airport

After years of plans and negotiations, Palo Alto's takeover of its namesake airport is finally ready for liftoff. Read...

Original post made on Aug. 8, 2014
Last comment by Peter Carpenter, on Aug 10, 2014 at 9:52 am | 54 comments | 4014 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Strengthening family ties

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Original post made on Jul. 29, 2007
Last comment by OhlonePar, on Jul 30, 2007 at 4:30 pm | 4 comments | 4013 Views

ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

Baylands still spared from oil spill

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Original post made on Nov. 13, 2007
Last comment by joe, on Nov 13, 2007 at 9:44 pm | 6 comments | 4013 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Mandolin Immersion

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Original post made by Emily Litella, New York, NY on Dec. 23, 2006
Last comment by Nyuk, nyuk, on Jan 6, 2007 at 12:13 am | 1 comment | 4012 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Who should run for School Board and Why?

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Original post made by OhlonePar on Mar. 26, 2007
Last comment by OhlonePar, on Apr 5, 2007 at 12:55 am | 20 comments | 4011 Views
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