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SCHOOLS & KIDS

School board members debate superintendent's authority

A flap erupted at the Palo Alto Board of Education meeting Tuesday over Superintendent Max McGee's recent decision to ban...

Original post made on May. 17, 2015
Last comment by Crescent Park Dad, on May 20, 2015 at 9:57 am | 70 comments | 6327 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Cañada College launches student shuttle in East Palo Alto

A new pilot shuttle bus to help students and employees from East Palo Alto commute to Cañada College launched on Wednesday...

Original post made on Aug. 15, 2018
Last comment by Elizabeth , on Aug 16, 2018 at 9:55 pm | 6 comments | 6327 Views

AROUND TOWN

Wanted: Rickey's memorabilia

The developer of the former Rickey's Hyatt site on El Camino Real is asking the public for historical articles and photos...

Original post made on Jun. 1, 2009
Last comment by randy, on Feb 19, 2015 at 3:49 pm | 12 comments | 6327 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

Palo Alto residents cry foul over book bins

New book-donation bins that have popped up around Palo Alto and surrounding cities purporting to be for charity are really...

Original post made on Jun. 17, 2011
Last comment by Hmmm, on Jun 21, 2011 at 12:40 am | 47 comments | 6326 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

MI -- What can Palo Altans learn from the experience?

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Original post made by Alexis Hamilton on Jan. 10, 2007
Last comment by A.J., on Jan 20, 2007 at 5:47 pm | 27 comments | 6326 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Man caught after eluding police at Stanford

An arrested man who was handcuffed and inside a patrol car at the Stanford Police Department early this morning escaped and...

Original post made on Aug. 2, 2012
Last comment by Hmmm, on Aug 3, 2012 at 10:19 am | 20 comments | 6326 Views

ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

$1 billion education/research 'village' planned at Moffett

A $1 billion "sustainable village" of research facilities, classrooms and housing is planned on 75 acres of the former Moffett...

Original post made on Mar. 14, 2009
Last comment by rem, on Mar 16, 2009 at 2:52 pm | 10 comments | 6326 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

Earlier foothills fire station cuts cost PA money

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Original post made on Jun. 21, 2007
Last comment by a friend of the PAFD, on Jul 2, 2007 at 7:59 pm | 8 comments | 6325 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Man wanted for allegedly punching, robbing woman with infant in Palo Alto

Palo Alto police are searching for a man who on Sunday allegedly walked up to a woman pushing an infant in a stroller, punched...

Original post made on Sep. 21, 2015
Last comment by Not Grouchy, on Sep 21, 2015 at 11:31 pm | 15 comments | 6325 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

Palo Alto looks to distance cell antennas from homes, schools

Seeking to strike a balance between federal requirements and resident concerns, Palo Alto approved on Monday night a new...

Original post made on Apr. 16, 2019
Last comment by Rick, on Apr 19, 2019 at 11:46 pm | 20 comments | 6323 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Teachers push back against reorganization of arts department

For the second time in as many years, Palo Alto Unified art teachers, students and parents are protesting the consolidation...

Original post made on Apr. 24, 2019
Last comment by PA, on Apr 28, 2019 at 8:36 pm | 22 comments | 6323 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Man, 27, fatally shot in East Palo Alto

A 27-year-old man died in a shooting in East Palo Alto Saturday afternoon, according to a San Mateo County deputy coroner....

Original post made on Jan. 3, 2010
Last comment by mizz juicy Gurl, on Jan 17, 2010 at 8:07 pm | 55 comments | 6323 Views

AROUND TOWN

Please talk hands-free when you are driving

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Original post made by Zoe on Jul. 25, 2006
Last comment by Richard, on Jul 29, 2006 at 11:27 am | 7 comments | 6323 Views

MOVIES

Inside Job

I'm still so seething from the facts presented in this documentary on the financial crisis and the response ... or lack...

Original post made by bru on Oct. 31, 2010
Last comment by Anon., on Nov 23, 2010 at 1:03 pm | 46 comments | 6323 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

Editorial: A lost opportunity

Virtually every Palo Alto politician and community activist has been talking for months about the Bay Area's housing crisis...

Original post made on Dec. 9, 2016
Last comment by musical, on Dec 10, 2016 at 12:40 pm | 19 comments | 6322 Views

ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

Cover story: The caregiver's marathon

Family members frequently take on the all-consuming responsibility of caregiving when loved ones age or become ill. Some...

Original post made on Jun. 15, 2012
Last comment by Mary, on Jun 19, 2012 at 5:20 pm | 6 comments | 6321 Views

AROUND TOWN

Stanford announces commencement speakers

Cory Booker, former Stanford University football player, Rhodes scholar and current mayor of Newark, N.J., will address graduates...

Original post made on Feb. 9, 2012
Last comment by Damning with faint praise, on Feb 10, 2012 at 4:06 pm | 3 comments | 6321 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

East Palo Alto house fire starts in cluttered garage

A fire that damaged an East Palo Alto home on Monday evening started in a densely cluttered garage, a Menlo Park fire official...

Original post made on Jan. 13, 2015
Last comment by Sue Dremann, on Jan 13, 2015 at 10:45 pm | 7 comments | 6320 Views

ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

Phoenix Academy's first grads are college-bound

A small charter school in East Palo Alto celebrates the graduation of its first senior class next month. Read the full story...

Original post made on May. 14, 2010
Last comment by Hmmm, on May 14, 2010 at 8:14 pm | 3 comments | 6320 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

Palo Alto mulls further changes to California Avenue

Palo Alto's latest plans to renovate California Avenue, including a proposal to add pedestrian streetlights to the commercial...

Original post made on Mar. 4, 2013
Last comment by Cedric de La Beaujardiere, on Mar 5, 2013 at 6:09 pm | 37 comments | 6319 Views
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