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The spammers are creating new posts on TS because we readers cannot flag the topic posts themselves. The latest appears...

Original post made by TS reader on Sep. 17, 2016
Last comment by Resident, on Sep 17, 2016 at 9:44 am | 1 comment | 830 Views

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The results are in ... almost

More than a week after Election Day, ballot counting is nearly its unofficial conclusion in Santa Clara and San Mateo counties,...

Original post made on Nov. 13, 2020
Last comment by Great Choice, on Nov 13, 2020 at 7:57 am | 1 comment | 827 Views

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Editorial: A stealth agenda for President Hotel

An attempt to sneak through a series of actions that would pave the way for the new owners of the President Hotel Apartments...

Original post made on Dec. 7, 2018
There are no comments yet. 823 Views

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It's hot - please don't make smoke

To whoever in the neighborhood thinks it's okay to go out at 10pm and barbecue, or for whatever reason to start a chimney...

Original post made by Your neighbor without A/C on Aug. 15, 2020
There are no comments yet. 817 Views

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What's with the brown water from the faucet?

Anyone else have this issue?...

Original post made by Huh? on Mar. 25, 2019
Last comment by Poolside In Paradise, on Mar 27, 2019 at 1:38 pm | 6 comments | 815 Views

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Architectural Kudos to Stanford

This weekend I biked from College Terrace through campus to Menlo Park. As I did so, I was struck by how effectively Stanford...

Original post made by Annette on Feb. 27, 2017
There are no comments yet. 811 Views

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How to see flight tracks for a day?

Is there a way to see all flight tracks for a period of time? I use flightradar, so I can see a single track when I highlight...

Original post made by Overhead noise on Apr. 27, 2019
Last comment by Overhead noise, on Apr 29, 2019 at 11:14 pm | 13 comments | 793 Views

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Important CC Meeting Monday

Monday the City Council will discuss the Planning and Transportation Commission's recommendations on the Comprehensive Plan...

Original post made by Heads-Up on Oct. 22, 2017
Last comment by Link?, on Oct 23, 2017 at 1:07 pm | 1 comment | 791 Views

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why must we destroy 400 year old trees

Does anybody know why they are hacking up the 400 year old oak tree on Alma Boulevard (near 'El Palo Alto')? That live...

Original post made by margaret on Aug. 11, 2018
Last comment by Marie, on Aug 11, 2018 at 1:12 pm | 2 comments | 789 Views

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Pooling due to poor leaf removal and ADA compliant bumpy, yellow ramps at intersections.

I have been walking this lunch time around the Palo Verde area and there is a great deal of water pooling and very slippy...

Original post made by Walker on Nov. 16, 2017
There are no comments yet. 787 Views

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Anyone get a smartphone alert for flash flooding just now?

I just got an alert on my smartphone about flash flooding in this area ... By the time I looked at it it was gone and I...

Original post made by Where's My Waterwings on Dec. 15, 2016
There are no comments yet. 777 Views

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PA Utilities should cap all charges for 90 days

Given that the PAU has always a budget surplus and with the shelter in place residents will be using more water, electricity,...

Original post made by Marc on Mar. 22, 2020
There are no comments yet. 766 Views

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Selecting a Mayor

Politics should not play a part in this, but of course it does. I think this city would function more representatively if...

Original post made by Annette on Jan. 7, 2019
Last comment by The Patriot, on Jan 9, 2019 at 9:52 am | 11 comments | 764 Views

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Pedestrian and bike improvements along West Bayshore Rd

Now that the Edgewood shopping center is up and running successfully with lots of traffic to and fro, and the San Francisquito...

Original post made by Steve Eittreim on May. 5, 2018
There are no comments yet. 752 Views

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How to stop the scammers from calling?

I wonder if I even need my landline anymore; scammers are calling as early as 7:30am and we get at least 3 calls per day....

Original post made by Frustrated on Oct. 23, 2018
Last comment by Pay Phone Landline, on Oct 24, 2018 at 2:54 pm | 12 comments | 749 Views

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Accerelartion in Overhead Palo Alto Airplane Noise

Last weekend, July 21-22, the noise of planes flying over Palo Alto never seemd to stop. Probably 400 flights a day. The...

Original post made by midtown guy on Jul. 24, 2018
Last comment by resident, on Jul 24, 2018 at 6:03 pm | 1 comment | 732 Views

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Proposed Anti-Idling Ordinance

According to the upcoming City Hall agenda, there is an anti-idling ordinance under consideration. Having not seen the preliminary...

Original post made by R. Davis on Jul. 28, 2018
Last comment by Steve , on Jul 29, 2018 at 4:57 pm | 4 comments | 726 Views

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Letters to the editor

<B>More bikes, fewer cars Read the full story here https://www.paloaltoonline.com/print/story/2021/06/25/letters posted...

Original post made on Jun. 25, 2021
Last comment by Fred Balin, on Jun 25, 2021 at 11:18 pm | 2 comments | 717 Views

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Eichler remodels: voluntary vs rules?

Last time I looked in the dictionary VOLUNTARY definition, done, made, brought about, undertaken, etc., of one's own accord...

Original post made by Lenore on Apr. 3, 2018
There are no comments yet. 711 Views

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Per the Santa Clara County Website, only 55% of ballots counted

It is 1:21 on Nov. 8. Per the Santa Clara Co. website, only 55% of the votes have been counted. It doesn't give information...

Original post made by Marie on Nov. 8, 2018
Last comment by Marie, on Nov 10, 2018 at 8:28 am | 1 comment | 687 Views
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