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A Bank With Fossil Fuel Free Clean Hands

Are there any 'clean banks' in Palo Alto with safe deposit boxes? In 1970 we moved to the Peninsula. Like my employer,...

Original post made by baumgrenze on Jun. 12, 2018
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Where have all the Palo Alto Ducks gone?

I am talking about the mallards, that used to be plentiful at the Duckpond. Not a duck in the duckpond although there may...

Original post made by Baylands on May. 27, 2019
Last comment by Bananaphobia, on May 29, 2019 at 9:11 pm | 5 comments | 889 Views

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How to use Ross Roundabout

Now that the roundabout on Meadow and Ross is functioning as a roundabout although it is still unfinished, it is important...

Original post made by Ross Roundabout on Feb. 3, 2018
Last comment by Ross Road, on Feb 3, 2018 at 3:32 pm | 1 comment | 885 Views

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Save the Egg - Digital DNA to be Removed from Lytton Plaza

The City Art Commission is planning a final vote for removal of the sculpture in Lytton Plaza. If you are interested in...

Original post made by Fan of Digital DNA on Nov. 15, 2017
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Raise Awareness and Build a Community of Hope

Here are some great education opportunities to help and inspire others with messages of hope during September is Suicide...

Original post made by Project Safety Net on Sep. 2, 2016
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Atherton Town Council study could reduce fire services in East Palo Alto

When the non-Atherton residents of the Fire District discover that this property tax reallocation process would also mean...

Original post made by Peter Carpenter on Apr. 15, 2017
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Retiming the left signal when turning from Page Mill Rd to Foothill Exp

When bringing my daughter to Gunn High in the mornings of school days, from Page Mill Rd (west bound), we must make a left...

Original post made by Jeff Li on Jan. 22, 2018
Last comment by resident, on Jan 22, 2018 at 9:30 pm | 1 comment | 859 Views

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Smash-and-grab burglary caught on video

Mountain View police are seeking the public's help in identifying a suspect involved in a smash-and-grab burglary outside...

Original post made on Sep. 21, 2016
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A better alternative to Caltrain electrification

No unsightly poles and expensive overhead wires: "Hydrogen trains are equipped with fuel cells that produce electricity...

Original post made by Peter Carpenter on Sep. 19, 2018
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A Tale of Three Cities and their utilization of citizen volunteers in response to the Covid 19 Pandemic

Here is what the City of Palo Alto did over a month ago: City of Palo Alto Emergency Services Volunteer Activation Order...

Original post made by Peter Carpenter on Apr. 28, 2020
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Are Our Creeks At Risk Of Overflow?

With our past history of flooding due heavy rains at high tide, should we be concerned about another flood event? High...

Original post made by Long Time Resident on Jan. 16, 2019
Last comment by musical, on Jan 16, 2019 at 10:52 pm | 2 comments | 791 Views

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Spacing our times in grocery stores, parks, etc.

Since most days feel the same to most of us while working from home, perhaps we could start spacing our days or times of...

Original post made by Resident on Mar. 25, 2020
Last comment by Resident, on Mar 27, 2020 at 8:42 pm | 7 comments | 783 Views

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Ideo's Barbecue

With the discussion about school closures, spare the air, I can't resist pointing out that Ideo had a barbecue on High Street...

Original post made by HMM on Nov. 16, 2018
Last comment by clueless, on Nov 16, 2018 at 9:41 pm | 7 comments | 775 Views

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Free Informative Tech Session for Seniors

A fun and interactive tech session hosted by Paly and Gunn students at the Mitchell Park Library on Dec 8. Students will...

Original post made by Jonathan Park on Dec. 5, 2018
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Duck Pond - Where Have All The Water Fowl, Seagulls, And Other Migrating Birds Gone?

We were visiting family over the holidays and decided to visit the duck pond at the Baylands. We have traditionally visited...

Original post made by Visitor on Jan. 6, 2020
Last comment by Resident, on Jan 6, 2020 at 7:34 pm | 1 comment | 750 Views

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The Egg

Among recent public art efforts in Palo Alto was The Egg, in Lytton Plaza. You recall this orb constructed from old circuit...

Original post made by Paul Losch on Mar. 6, 2019
Last comment by musical, on Mar 6, 2019 at 6:35 pm | 1 comment | 745 Views

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New tenant spotted in old MV OSH building

I drove by the old Orchard Supply location on Charleston and there is a "Ace Hardware" banner hanging over the front doors....

Original post made by Palo Parent on Jul. 13, 2019
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Stanford to reopen Dish area on July 6

Stanford press release: https://news.stanford.edu/2020/06/29/stanford-reopen-dish-area/ "Many of the guidelines are now...

Original post made by resident on Jun. 29, 2020
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Why is a former Palo Alto dump site blocking our beautiful bay views still?

I understand that the former Palo Alto dump was established before environmental responsibility was important to most people,...

Original post made by Palo Parent on Sep. 13, 2018
Last comment by Think Big, on Sep 13, 2018 at 10:46 pm | 5 comments | 711 Views

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Parking Limit-Town & Country Village Aug 6-9

Town and Country plans to repair sections of their parking lot next week- Planned dates are Monday August 6 through Thursday...

Original post made by resident on Aug. 5, 2018
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