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Mysterious meat sales concern Palo Alto residents

Barron Park neighborhood residents have been puzzling over mysterious meat salesmen in blue trucks who have been knocking...

Original post made on Nov. 15, 2011
Last comment by Bernadette Hsing, on May 15, 2015 at 1:08 pm | 37 comments | 13246 Views

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Cafe vendor chosen for Mitchell Park Library

Palo Alto's quest to bring a cafe to the soon-to-be-completed Mitchell Park Library and Community Center has attracted an...

Original post made on Feb. 3, 2012
Last comment by neighbor, on Feb 6, 2012 at 10:58 am | 37 comments | 5044 Views

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Everyone 'sad' after surprise removal of school tree

Children and parents at Fairmeadow School are wondering why a beloved tree, which had been fenced for protection during a...

Original post made on Apr. 14, 2012
Last comment by anon, on Apr 17, 2012 at 10:28 pm | 37 comments | 6735 Views

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Man robs Palo Alto Walgreens for OxyContin

Palo Alto police have released a photo of a man suspected of robbing the downtown Walgreens by showing a concealed gun on...

Original post made on Dec. 3, 2012
Last comment by rick, on Dec 6, 2012 at 12:14 am | 37 comments | 9934 Views

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Cautious route on Cal Ave chain store ban

The goal sounds simple: Protect California Avenue's quirky character and mom-and-pop shops from an influx of offices and...

Original post made on May. 19, 2015
Last comment by Gale Johnson, on May 22, 2015 at 1:54 pm | 37 comments | 9169 Views

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Palo Alto adopts new carbon-cutting target

With Earth Day just around the corner, Palo Alto officials on Monday renewed their vows to their native planet when they...

Original post made on Apr. 20, 2016
Last comment by Robert, on Apr 21, 2016 at 4:56 pm | 37 comments | 6628 Views

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Stanford cancels in-person classes; two students in isolation pending COVID-19 test results

Stanford has become the second major U.S. university to cancel in-person classes to prevent the spread of the coronavirus....

Original post made on Mar. 6, 2020
Last comment by dangerous situation, on Mar 22, 2020 at 4:34 pm | 37 comments | 81480 Views

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Deep divisions, further delay for California's math guidelines

The debate over new state math guidelines is a reminder that divisions remain deep over approaches to instruction, the pacing...

Original post made on Jul. 29, 2022
Last comment by Bystander, on Aug 5, 2022 at 10:07 am | 37 comments | 5193 Views

RESTAURANTS

Shop Talk: New stores to open at Town & Country

Fitness apparel store PrAna, upscale women's clothing boutique Joie and luxury cosmetics retailer Space NK prepare to move...

Original post made on Aug. 3, 2015
Last comment by Agenda, on Aug 5, 2015 at 3:33 pm | 37 comments | 9107 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

Is an Environment Commission a good thing for PA?

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Original post made by Tyler Hanley on Apr. 24, 2007
Last comment by local issues, on Apr 27, 2007 at 5:55 am | 36 comments | 6206 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

Alma affordable-housing project doubles

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Original post made on Jul. 31, 2007
Last comment by another mother here, on Aug 21, 2007 at 9:44 am | 36 comments | 7591 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

Why don't bikes stop at stop signs?

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Original post made by Leo on Jul. 16, 2007
Last comment by concerned parent, on Aug 2, 2007 at 5:59 pm | 36 comments | 5874 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

City audit compliance low, Erickson reports

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Original post made on Oct. 23, 2007
Last comment by Lost-Faith, on Oct 25, 2007 at 11:40 am | 36 comments | 5868 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

Neighbors oppose planned redwood removals

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Original post made on Oct. 27, 2007
Last comment by suzanne, on Oct 31, 2007 at 9:54 am | 36 comments | 8642 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

Is there a need for Rental Houses in Palo Alto?

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Original post made by TK Davis on Feb. 25, 2008
Last comment by useful books, on Feb 28, 2008 at 10:55 pm | 36 comments | 6306 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

Newark woman killed by Caltrain in Palo Alto

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Original post made on Jun. 18, 2008
Last comment by stillsad, on Dec 27, 2008 at 8:50 pm | 36 comments | 5293 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

Palo Alto May Sponsor Senior Games

So, having proposed this week to hire a "Sustainability Coordinator" with a six figure salary, pension, health benefits etc....

Original post made by Jenny on Nov. 30, 2008
Last comment by Me Too, on Dec 4, 2008 at 10:32 pm | 36 comments | 5125 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

Downtown housing project 'too dense, too tall'

A proposal to build 98 affordable-housing units and some stores along Alma Street in downtown Palo Alto won a small but hard-fought...

Original post made on Dec. 11, 2008
Last comment by Paul, on Dec 16, 2008 at 10:22 am | 36 comments | 4696 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

Palo Alto to cut gas rates, cut back fund transfers

Faced with pubic outrage and criticism from its own Utilities Advisory Commission (UAC), Palo Alto has scaled back plans...

Original post made on Mar. 5, 2009
Last comment by Mike, on Mar 10, 2009 at 11:18 am | 36 comments | 6272 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

City may scrap weekend dog ban at Foothills Park

A confusing policy that allows leashed dogs to visit Foothills Park on the weekdays but bars them from the park on weekends...

Original post made on Apr. 29, 2009
Last comment by Marty, on May 2, 2009 at 10:27 pm | 36 comments | 4412 Views
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