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SCHOOLS & KIDS

Balancing student emotional health, academics

Around a table littered with napkins, stacks of documents, car keys and carafes of iced tea, Palo Alto Board of Education...

Original post made on Aug. 3, 2010
Last comment by Greer Stone, on Aug 22, 2010 at 5:10 pm | 46 comments | 4178 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 | 4175 Views

ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

Even conservatives want AG out

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Original post made by SkepticAl on Apr. 17, 2007
Last comment by SkepticAl, on May 17, 2007 at 4:11 pm | 64 comments | 4175 Views

ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

Arrest Robert McNamara

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Original post made by The Cohen Brother on Jun. 1, 2007
Last comment by Gerald, on Jun 4, 2007 at 5:10 pm | 56 comments | 4175 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

Palo Alto looks to upgrade utility tax

Nearly three decades after Palo Alto established a tax on utilities and phone usage, city officials are preparing to "modernize"...

Original post made on Mar. 25, 2014
Last comment by CrescentParkAnon., on Sep 24, 2014 at 12:26 pm | 31 comments | 4174 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Student-achievement data indicates room for improvement

Palo Alto Unified's Academic Performance Index (API) score, gathered by the California Department of Education, indicates...

Original post made on Sep. 25, 2013
Last comment by rick, on Sep 30, 2013 at 6:57 pm | 95 comments | 4174 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

Caltrain, car death was 'an accident waiting to happen'

The death of an Indiana driver at the Charleston Road train crossing on Friday (April 15) has left many in Palo Alto saying...

Original post made on Apr. 18, 2011
Last comment by Terri, on May 2, 2011 at 5:57 am | 78 comments | 4173 Views

AROUND TOWN

Feature story: Skating through time

Olympic champion Brian Boitano has skated on ice rinks throughout the world. He even skated on a glacier in 1988. But some...

Original post made on Jan. 13, 2012
Last comment by S8marie, on Jan 15, 2012 at 2:59 pm | 2 comments | 4172 Views

MOVIES

Film Review- Black Wave - The Legacy of the Exxon Valdez

In the wake of the Deepwater Horizon Gulf oil disaster, this documentary of the Exxon Valdez oil spill takes on new meaning....

Original post made by Carol Brouillet on Jan. 26, 2011
Last comment by Perspective, on Jan 29, 2011 at 7:04 am | 13 comments | 4172 Views

BOOKS

Free the Children opens office, holds rally

More than a hundred teenagers and adults celebrated the opening of the first Free the Children office in California, located...

Original post made on Feb. 1, 2009
Last comment by Walter_E_Wallis, on Feb 2, 2009 at 6:23 pm | 4 comments | 4172 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

PA Website Is A Joke

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Original post made by Amazed on Oct. 11, 2007
Last comment by paw, on Oct 16, 2007 at 3:19 am | 22 comments | 4171 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Stanford imposter shows pressures of teen life

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Original post made by Parent on May. 25, 2007
Last comment by bemused, on May 28, 2007 at 11:03 am | 17 comments | 4171 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

robberies

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Original post made by Kurt on Jan. 18, 2007
Last comment by Mayfield Child, on Mar 8, 2007 at 12:56 pm | 8 comments | 4171 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

GPS app helps police find and arrest burglars

With the help of a GPS-tracking application, "Find My iPhone," police arrested a man and woman who stole thousands of dollars...

Original post made on Jan. 23, 2014
Last comment by RickAnderson, on Jan 24, 2014 at 4:10 am | 5 comments | 4171 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

Palo Alto looks to revamp street-sweeping program

Palo Alto's residential streets may soon get a bit leafier under a sweeping change proposed by the city's Public Works Department....

Original post made on May. 30, 2014
Last comment by resident 1, on Jun 7, 2014 at 12:45 pm | 32 comments | 4170 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

Palo Alto looks to regulate Airbnb rentals

With hotel-tax revenues on a happy upswing, Palo Alto officials are preparing to take aim at one source of competition for...

Original post made on Dec. 11, 2014
Last comment by PA Resident, on Jan 15, 2015 at 1:28 pm | 46 comments | 4170 Views

ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

Stanford reports security breach, urges password changes

Stanford University is investigating what appears to be a breach in its information technology infrastructure but the university...

Original post made on Jul. 26, 2013
Last comment by maguro_01, on Jul 26, 2013 at 7:53 am | 1 comment | 4169 Views

AROUND TOWN

Palo Alto churches take stand against torture

Alarmed by a study that found church-goers are more likely to support torture, local faith leaders are planning a public...

Original post made on Jun. 18, 2009
Last comment by Terrence Karney, on Jun 28, 2009 at 11:53 pm | 53 comments | 4169 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

The other Palo Alto

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Original post made on Aug. 14, 2007
Last comment by ANTHONY, on Oct 27, 2007 at 11:57 am | 20 comments | 4168 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Born on July21, 1969? Please Help Out Palys Millard Fillmore Trivia Team

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Original post made by Paly Millard Fillmore Team on Feb. 4, 2007
Last comment by lm, on Apr 11, 2007 at 4:42 pm | 4 comments | 4168 Views
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