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PALO ALTO ISSUES

Gore gives Nobel Prize proceeds to Palo Alto nonprofit

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Original post made on Oct. 12, 2007
Last comment by Dave, on Oct 15, 2007 at 12:45 pm | 66 comments | 6329 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

City braces for financial uncertainty in airport takeover

As Palo Alto prepares to take full control of its namesake airport for the fist time in nearly half a century, city officials...

Original post made on Jul. 3, 2014
Last comment by Jetman, on Jul 8, 2014 at 12:14 pm | 13 comments | 6327 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

Around town

PALO ALTO: ELECTRIC STAR ... </B>Palo Alto is a city that likes to be a leader, or at least, say that it's a leader when...

Original post made on Sep. 27, 2013
Last comment by Not laughing, on Sep 28, 2013 at 12:46 pm | 3 comments | 6326 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

Neighborhood eyesores reduced to rubble

College Terrace resident Lucille Mellish made headlines in April after the Palo Alto Historic Resources Board declined her...

Original post made on Oct. 23, 2015
Last comment by Kazu, on Oct 29, 2015 at 1:50 pm | 27 comments | 6326 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

Dangerous and Unacceptable El Camino Crosswalk Situation

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Original post made by Concerned Citzen on Jul. 13, 2007
Last comment by Walter_E_Wallis, on Jul 16, 2007 at 9:36 pm | 38 comments | 6324 Views

AROUND TOWN

Never too old to be a first-time author

With her first book published at the age of 77 -- and a second out this month -- Prudence Breitrose, at 79, finds herself...

Original post made on Oct. 4, 2013
There are no comments yet. 6324 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Art teacher

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Original post made by Pencil Sketching Challenged Parent on Jul. 18, 2006
Last comment by Edith, on Jul 31, 2006 at 11:31 am | 3 comments | 6322 Views

AROUND TOWN

Aggressive Homeless 2

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Original post made by Kate on Mar. 2, 2007
Last comment by Kate, on Mar 20, 2007 at 12:32 pm | 43 comments | 6322 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

Shop Talk: The Nest comes to Palo Alto

The Nest boutique hotel comes to Palo Alto's El Camino Real, bringing the tally to four new hotels in the region this year. Read...

Original post made on Oct. 1, 2015
Last comment by JoAnn, on Oct 6, 2015 at 6:13 pm | 6 comments | 6321 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Kindergarten Readiness Act of 2008

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Original post made by Michelle Yee on Apr. 20, 2007
Last comment by Tired of push-push-push, on Apr 22, 2007 at 10:13 pm | 10 comments | 6321 Views

ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

Court halts Calif. gay marriages pending appeal

That was an fast decision----http://news.yahoo.com/s/ap/20100816/ap_on_re_us/us_gay_marriage_trial "A federal appeals...

Original post made by Sharon on Aug. 16, 2010
Last comment by Walter_E_Wallis, on Aug 20, 2010 at 7:56 am | 35 comments | 6320 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

Believe me, sooner or later the Mitchell Park library will open

Believe me, sooner or later the Mitchell Park library will open Read the full guest opinion here http://www.paloaltoonline.com/weekly/story.php?story_id=18492...

Original post made on Feb. 22, 2013
Last comment by The Obvious, on Mar 4, 2013 at 10:24 am | 14 comments | 6319 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

What's so bad about a charter?

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Original post made by Optimist on May. 7, 2007
Last comment by Concerned Citizen, on May 27, 2007 at 9:43 am | 62 comments | 6319 Views

AROUND TOWN

Feed a stray-spay a stray

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Original post made by Dwana on Jul. 28, 2006
Last comment by Carole Hyde, on Aug 2, 2006 at 12:13 pm | 3 comments | 6319 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

Shady Lane moves to Menlo Park

After 40 years on University Avenue in Palo Alto, the eclectic Shady Lane gift shop and boutique is moving to a new home...

Original post made on Feb. 18, 2015
Last comment by Barbara, on Mar 5, 2015 at 10:20 am | 28 comments | 6316 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Palo Alto committee analyzes school enrollment data to identify issues, solutions

The school district's new enrollment management committee took a deep data dive on Monday night in order to better guide...

Original post made on Aug. 11, 2015
Last comment by OPar, on Aug 18, 2015 at 10:23 pm | 45 comments | 6316 Views

ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

Does a low voter turnout threaten democracy?

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Original post made by Frank Bravo on Nov. 9, 2006
Last comment by Jonathan, on Nov 24, 2006 at 10:11 pm | 3 comments | 6315 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

It's unanimous -- Midtown loses 88 bus line

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Original post made on Aug. 31, 2007
Last comment by Parent of Gunn High School Student,, on Sep 6, 2007 at 10:26 pm | 31 comments | 6313 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

Early 20th century artwork discovered in downtown building

What began as a seismic retrofit to ensure that a historic downtown building meets earthquake codes soon turned into "an...

Original post made on May. 5, 2015
Last comment by chris cotton, on May 5, 2015 at 9:46 pm | 16 comments | 6312 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Calling all Palo Alto alumni: Paly grad launches 'Life Gets Better' project

A Palo Alto High School graduate has launched a project to collect video, audio and written testimonies from other alumni...

Original post made on Mar. 26, 2015
Last comment by Interesting, on Mar 31, 2015 at 4:57 pm | 22 comments | 6308 Views
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Short story writers wanted!

The 31st Annual Palo Alto Weekly Short Story Contest is now accepting entries for Adult, Young Adult (15-17) and Teen (12-14) categories. Send us your short story (2,500 words or less) and entry form by April 13, 2017. First, Second and Third Place prizes awarded in each category.

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