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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 | 4481 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

Bicyclists running stop signs

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Original post made by Ventura Resident on Jul. 16, 2008
Last comment by PISSED AT PRIUS'S!!, on Mar 15, 2009 at 12:46 am | 98 comments | 4480 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

Redwood debacle leads to new city promise

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Original post made on Sep. 21, 2007
Last comment by Terry, on Sep 23, 2007 at 2:17 pm | 19 comments | 4479 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 | 4479 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Skelly nudges Stanford for facilities help

Palo Alto school Superintendent Kevin Skelly is making a pitch for Stanford University to help in facilitating classroom...

Original post made on Dec. 9, 2013
Last comment by Just the facts, on Dec 11, 2013 at 8:03 pm | 14 comments | 4479 Views

ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

Shultz to speak on energy panel at Stanford

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Original post made on Sep. 5, 2007
Last comment by Tired, on Sep 10, 2007 at 4:40 pm | 33 comments | 4479 Views

AROUND TOWN

Palestinian boy walks for first time after treatment at Lucile Packard

Six-year-old Hadi Abukhadra is able to walk for the first time in his life, thanks to surgery and rehabilitation at Lucile...

Original post made on Jun. 4, 2014
Last comment by Nora Charles, on Jun 5, 2014 at 12:13 pm | 7 comments | 4478 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Best teachers, better counseling top priorities

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Original post made on Apr. 9, 2008
Last comment by choiceProgram, on Apr 17, 2008 at 8:45 am | 55 comments | 4475 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Foothill may expand to Cubberley

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Original post made on Jan. 17, 2008
Last comment by Parent, on Feb 13, 2008 at 11:05 am | 21 comments | 4474 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

School district will try again on new calendar

When the dust settled after Tuesday's rancorous Palo Alto Board of Education meeting, at which a scheduled vote on academic...

Original post made on Nov. 13, 2010
Last comment by palo alto mom, on Nov 20, 2010 at 9:35 am | 44 comments | 4474 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 | 4474 Views

AROUND TOWN

Two found dead in possible gas leak in Mountain View

What started out as an investigation into the source of a possible gas leak took a dark turn, as two bodies were found in...

Original post made on Sep. 25, 2014
Last comment by Sad, on Sep 25, 2014 at 5:55 pm | 7 comments | 4474 Views

BOOKS

Foothill-De Anza receives award for online texts

Foothill-De Anza Community College District received a statewide technology award for developing a national consortium to...

Original post made on Jan. 23, 2009
Last comment by Otis, on May 1, 2010 at 3:57 am | 4 comments | 4474 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 | 4473 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

Palo Alto union workers call in sick

About a quarter of the workers represented by Palo Alto's largest labor union called in sick Tuesday in what city leaders...

Original post made on Sep. 8, 2009
Last comment by City Employee/resident, on Sep 18, 2009 at 12:39 am | 143 comments | 4473 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

City of Palo Alto plans major layoffs, program cuts

The City of Palo Alto is planning to lay off dozens of workers, institute fees for visitors to its open-space preserves and...

Original post made on Apr. 9, 2010
Last comment by Wondering, on Apr 13, 2010 at 1:36 pm | 97 comments | 4473 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 | 4473 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

City hopes for residents' help with 2014 measure

As Palo Alto officials march toward a 2014 ballot measure to fund infrastructure repairs, they are keeping a close eye on...

Original post made on Sep. 19, 2012
Last comment by Timothy Gray, on Sep 24, 2012 at 9:58 am | 40 comments | 4472 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 | 4472 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 | 4472 Views
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