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SCHOOLS & KIDS

Tough Question - Is an MI Charter School legal?

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Original post made by Asking Questions on Mar. 8, 2007
Last comment by Board Observer, on Mar 24, 2007 at 10:37 pm | 68 comments | 6787 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

School board approves Addison donation

A plan to significantly renovate Addison Elementary School took a step forward Tuesday night with the Palo Alto school board...

Original post made on Mar. 8, 2016
Last comment by policy update, on Oct 29, 2016 at 5:05 pm | 14 comments | 6787 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Palo Alto police arrest three people for burglary

Three people from Albania were arrested Thursday, Dec. 27, on commercial burglary and conspiracy charges at the Stanford...

Original post made on Jan. 2, 2013
Last comment by Hmmm, on Jan 4, 2013 at 9:34 am | 30 comments | 6787 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Palo Alto police arrest pair for alleged mail theft

Palo Alto police arrested a man and a woman Tuesday, June 7, for allegedly stealing mail from several residential mailboxes...

Original post made on Jun. 21, 2016
Last comment by Fist bump to the cops, on Jun 21, 2016 at 4:07 pm | 5 comments | 6787 Views

AROUND TOWN

Stanford Clothing Drive saves students' castoffs from landfill

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Original post made on Jun. 21, 2007
Last comment by member, new, on Jun 26, 2007 at 12:52 pm | 7 comments | 6787 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

Innovation towards very small AFFORDABLE housing

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Original post made by Periwinkle on Jan. 28, 2007
Last comment by A NO on high density in residental neighborhoods, on Feb 8, 2007 at 12:31 am | 33 comments | 6786 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

Palo Alto mulls ending its lease of downtown transit center

A long-standing agreement between Palo Alto, Stanford University and the Santa Clara Valley Transportation Agency for the...

Original post made on Mar. 21, 2014
Last comment by resident 1, on Mar 26, 2014 at 2:22 pm | 14 comments | 6786 Views

AROUND TOWN

Keene: Outreach failure on trees a 'mistake'

Palo Alto's Public Works Department staff blundered when it cut down 63 holly oaks on California Avenue -- more than the...

Original post made on Sep. 22, 2009
Last comment by Justin Cady, on Oct 6, 2009 at 7:13 pm | 97 comments | 6785 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

Guest Opinion: Vote yes on Measure E

More than 100 years ago, Palo Altans debated whether or not to establish a municipal utilities district. Fortunately, for...

Original post made on Oct. 10, 2011
Last comment by cbliss, on Oct 18, 2011 at 11:55 am | 34 comments | 6783 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

Palo Alto neighbors may see relief from noise

A Menlo Park business that nearby Palo Alto residents say has been a nuisance for three years must cease holding events at...

Original post made on Oct. 19, 2018
Last comment by Anonymous, on Oct 21, 2018 at 10:54 pm | 12 comments | 6783 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Tight school board race sparks lively discussion

A competitive race for Palo Alto Board of Education has stirred spirited discussion this fall, unlike the last school board...

Original post made on Oct. 5, 2012
Last comment by determinant, on Oct 16, 2012 at 10:53 am | 51 comments | 6783 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

A year later, the question remains: What's happening with Cubberley?

It's been four years since the Cubberley Community Advisory Committee delivered its comprehensive report. But there is no...

Original post made on Apr. 7, 2017
Last comment by Grumpy Old Guy, on Apr 13, 2017 at 9:44 am | 17 comments | 6783 Views

ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

Stanford doctor in voluntary quarantine

A Stanford physician who recently returned from Liberia has voluntarily gone into quarantine, and the university has announced...

Original post made on Oct. 30, 2014
Last comment by Deborah, on Oct 31, 2014 at 5:22 pm | 8 comments | 6783 Views

RESTAURANTS

Goldilocks and the three eclairs

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Original post made on Dec. 11, 2007
Last comment by Good Review, on Dec 11, 2007 at 11:35 am | 1 comment | 6783 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Palo Alto zookeepers recall teaching moments

On a recent afternoon, between feeding the animals their dinners and putting them to bed, part-time zookeeper L. Lee Harper...

Original post made on Apr. 26, 2013
Last comment by Gloria Schulz, on Feb 24, 2016 at 10:44 pm | 4 comments | 6782 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Stanford police warn of phone scam

The Stanford Department of Public Safety issued an alert on Friday evening warning residents to be aware of suspicious robocalls...

Original post made on Jun. 3, 2018
Last comment by allen, on Jun 10, 2018 at 7:38 am | 13 comments | 6782 Views

RESTAURANTS

Busted sprinkler head leaves Old Pro sports bar with significant water damage

A busted sprinkler head at Old Pro sports bar in downtown Palo Alto gushed out enough water to force out customers and employees...

Original post made on Apr. 23, 2019
Last comment by Bill, on Apr 25, 2019 at 3:23 pm | 7 comments | 6782 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Gunn parents surprised by counseling difference

Several parents from Gunn High School said Wednesday they were unaware until recently that the school's guidance counseling...

Original post made on May. 17, 2012
Last comment by Michele Dauber, on May 22, 2012 at 3:51 pm | 42 comments | 6781 Views

AROUND TOWN

Thank you for National Night Out

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Original post made by Shelby Valentine on Aug. 2, 2006
There are no comments yet. 6781 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

Plans to revamp former Facebook campus advance

A developer looking to revamp the sprawling Stanford Research Park once occupied by Facebook and replace two existing buildings...

Original post made on Dec. 12, 2015
Last comment by Mark Weiss, on Jan 12, 2016 at 10:35 am | 4 comments | 6780 Views
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