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PALO ALTO ISSUES

Planning commission slams proposed office cap

If Palo Alto adopts an annual cap on new office development, it will have to do so despite intense opposition from the city's...

Original post made on Aug. 13, 2015
Last comment by Resident, on Aug 19, 2015 at 8:40 am | 56 comments | 5361 Views

AROUND TOWN

Know Knew Books could be in its final chapter

The sign spells out Know Knew Books' bleak economic state in big red letters, amid the window display of books, action figurines...

Original post made on Oct. 2, 2009
Last comment by Sparty, on Jun 5, 2014 at 2:33 pm | 28 comments | 5361 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Meeting on school calendar for next two years

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Original post made by Scott Johnson on Aug. 28, 2006
Last comment by Carol, on Sep 12, 2006 at 7:49 pm | 23 comments | 5360 Views

AROUND TOWN

Do you remember the young girl killed on Channing?

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Original post made by Giraffe on Jun. 10, 2006
Last comment by ARF, on Jun 21, 2006 at 1:33 pm | 2 comments | 5359 Views

AROUND TOWN

Palo Alto looks to tap into solar panels for green power

After years of relying on wind farms and methane-burning landfills for "green" energy, Palo Alto officials are now targeting...

Original post made on Aug. 14, 2011
Last comment by Henry, on Aug 19, 2011 at 10:30 am | 13 comments | 5359 Views

RESTAURANTS

Indochine - late the Mint Leaf

As the new owners of the INDOCHINE,(once called the Mint Leaf)located at 2710 Middlefield Rd, Mid-Towne Shopping Center,...

Original post made by Don & Tina Stewart on Jul. 27, 2010
Last comment by kmom, on Apr 23, 2011 at 12:33 pm | 10 comments | 5359 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

Palo Alto looks to ban smoking at all small parks

More than half of Palo Alto parks would become smoke-free zones under a law change that a City Council committee abruptly...

Original post made on Mar. 20, 2013
Last comment by Annette, on Apr 1, 2013 at 7:06 pm | 39 comments | 5358 Views

MOVIES

James Franco: A modern Renaissance man

Mark Twain once turned over Socrates' famous chestnut thusly: "The unexamined life may not be worth living, but the life...

Original post made on Sep. 13, 2010
Last comment by Sylvia, on Sep 13, 2010 at 5:32 pm | 2 comments | 5358 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

Library effort raises $50,000, kicks off informational campaign

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Original post made on Jun. 27, 2008
Last comment by surveyed, on Jul 9, 2008 at 8:44 am | 141 comments | 5356 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Five cited in Palo Alto liquor sting

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Original post made on Nov. 28, 2007
Last comment by Needs-Facts, on Dec 1, 2007 at 7:17 pm | 28 comments | 5355 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Stanford Hospital settles 'comfort care' lawsuit

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Original post made on Jun. 7, 2008
Last comment by Diane Campbell, on Aug 15, 2012 at 1:24 pm | 4 comments | 5353 Views

ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

Local medical facilities amp up Ebola preparedness training

Stanford Medical Center and Palo Alto Medical Foundation are among medical facilities nationwide increasing Ebola preparedness...

Original post made on Oct. 15, 2014
Last comment by A Noun Ea Mus, on Oct 17, 2014 at 8:52 pm | 18 comments | 5353 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

More than hot air

Blasting air at up to 185 mph, leaf blowers can whip up hazardous particles and contaminants from the ground at speeds greater...

Original post made on Aug. 21, 2015
Last comment by Wildman, on Aug 27, 2015 at 6:36 pm | 24 comments | 5352 Views

ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

Believe Me, It's Torture: Christopher Hitchens, on Waterboarding

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Original post made by Mike, the one and only on Jul. 2, 2008
Last comment by OhlonePar, on Jul 24, 2008 at 10:13 pm | 92 comments | 5352 Views

MOVIES

Lives of Others

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Original post made by movie person on May. 11, 2007
Last comment by Rosemary, on Jul 28, 2007 at 7:40 pm | 5 comments | 5352 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Know a good math tutor?

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Original post made by Math-Phobic Parent on Oct. 25, 2007
Last comment by dude, on Nov 7, 2007 at 1:20 pm | 7 comments | 5349 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

City rejects developers' proposals for new garage

New parking garages may be an urgent priority in Palo Alto, but city officials balked Monday at giving private developers...

Original post made on Oct. 21, 2014
Last comment by m2grs, on Oct 22, 2014 at 6:20 pm | 22 comments | 5348 Views

AROUND TOWN

They are in a play!

Parents, children's literature fans, and well-read local kids are likely familiar with the work of Mo Willems. His style...

Original post made on Feb. 5, 2016
Last comment by Gaston Olvera, on Feb 5, 2016 at 10:09 pm | 1 comment | 5348 Views

BOOKS

Bike Connection wins PA Little League title

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Original post made on Jun. 20, 2007
Last comment by MovieLover2, on Jun 26, 2007 at 4:46 pm | 2 comments | 5348 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Suspected burglar bitten by K-9, arrested

A Palo Alto police dog helped officers in locating and arresting a man who allegedly burglarized a vacant commercial building...

Original post made on Jan. 14, 2015
Last comment by Love crescent park dad, on Jan 16, 2015 at 11:10 am | 20 comments | 5347 Views
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