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PALO ALTO ISSUES

Unleashed dog meets Mountain Lion in Arasteradero Preserve

This morning around 8:30am, a woman walking an unleashed dog at Arasteradero Preserve encountered a mountain lion. The mountain...

Original post made by Animal Lover on Sep. 13, 2010
Last comment by Walter_E_Wallis, on Sep 15, 2010 at 6:10 pm | 10 comments | 2132 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

PG&E to investigate gas odor at Oregon, Alma

PG&E spokesman Jeff Smith said Sunday night that the company "will certainly" look into a gas smell residents and passersby...

Original post made on Sep. 13, 2010
Last comment by Neighbor, on Sep 15, 2010 at 4:51 pm | 14 comments | 2978 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

PG&E: What gas mains?

PG&E and Palo Alto Utilities Department officials appeared to be playing out their own version of "What's My Line?" with...

Original post made on Sep. 13, 2010
Last comment by neighbor, on Sep 15, 2010 at 3:25 pm | 23 comments | 4616 Views

SPORTS

Palo Alto Knights off to solid start in football

The Palo Alto Knights' Youth Football League program has opened its 2010 season with two teams still undefeated following...

Original post made on Sep. 14, 2010
Last comment by anonymous, on Sep 15, 2010 at 2:38 pm | 2 comments | 2577 Views

AROUND TOWN

Edgewood Eats!

Wow, what a fantastic community gathering tonight at Edgewood Plaza. It was great to walk with my neighbors to enjoy the...

Original post made by Diana on Sep. 13, 2010
Last comment by a, on Sep 15, 2010 at 2:28 pm | 4 comments | 2051 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

EDITOR ? Why do some topics get closed ?

I was just looking through some of these topics, and reading through, and then get to the bottom only to notice that the...

Original post made by bru on Sep. 8, 2010
Last comment by Forum Historian, on Sep 15, 2010 at 12:42 pm | 1 comment | 1963 Views

AROUND TOWN

Stanford's New Freshman Arrive

Link: http://www.mercurynews.com/ci_16076388?IADID=Search-www.mercurynews.com-www.mercurynews.com...

Original post made by Palo Altan on Sep. 15, 2010
There are no comments yet. 2068 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

Palo Alto may sue high-speed rail authority

Palo Alto officials have scheduled a closed-door meeting for Sept. 20 to discuss whether the city should file a lawsuit against...

Original post made on Sep. 11, 2010
Last comment by "leaders", on Sep 15, 2010 at 7:38 am | 49 comments | 3320 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

East Palo Alto charter students earn top scores

Students at a K-8 East Palo Alto charter school have earned standardized test scores approaching those of some schools in...

Original post made on Sep. 14, 2010
Last comment by Walter_E_Wallis, on Sep 15, 2010 at 4:51 am | 3 comments | 4281 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Police activity near new JCC at Charleston & San Antonio ~1:40pm

I was on my way to a meeting at ~1:40pm on Tuesday and there was *significant* police action around the JCC at Charleston...

Original post made by Midtown telecommuter on Sep. 14, 2010
Last comment by Joe, on Sep 15, 2010 at 2:06 am | 1 comment | 2974 Views

ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

Judge Orders CalPERS Release Page Mill Props Docs

From the epa-tenants.org website: BREAKING NEWS: On September 14, 2010, a San Francisco Superior Court judge ordered...

Original post made by Watcher on Sep. 14, 2010
There are no comments yet. 2495 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Winter Break Homework - It's Baaack

In 2008, the PAUSD Board, responding to concerns about student stress, ok'ed a "no homework" policy for winter break in 2009/10...

Original post made by Gunn Parent on Sep. 3, 2010
Last comment by palo alto mom, on Sep 14, 2010 at 6:04 pm | 47 comments | 4864 Views

ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

Size and Scope of an HSR Station - Lets Get Real

http://www.mv-voice.com/story.php?story_id=6322 Here's a very informative summary of what Mt. View is looking at when...

Original post made by Parent on Sep. 9, 2010
Last comment by Anon., on Sep 14, 2010 at 4:20 pm | 3 comments | 2378 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Menlo Park man killed by train Sunday identified

The San Mateo County Coroner's Office has identified the man killed by a southbound train in Menlo Park on Sunday (Sept....

Original post made on Sep. 13, 2010
Last comment by Anon., on Sep 14, 2010 at 3:02 pm | 10 comments | 2588 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Stolen credit cards--Sourced locally??

Tonight Chase informed me my credit card was being used in North Carolina and South Carolina at several gas stations, using...

Original post made by Midtown Guy on Sep. 11, 2010
Last comment by Crescent Park Dad, on Sep 14, 2010 at 12:19 pm | 4 comments | 2172 Views

ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

Community Connections expands to colleges

Abilities United's Community Connections program is giving participants from Abilities United (a Palo Alto nonprofit serving...

Original post made on Sep. 14, 2010
Last comment by Giacomo Michele, on Sep 14, 2010 at 11:08 am | 1 comment | 3021 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

What teens need, part 2 of 2

The Palo Alto Weekly convened a panel of local health and education professionals on Aug. 30 to discuss what local teenagers...

Original post made on Sep. 10, 2010
Last comment by Johnny, on Sep 14, 2010 at 1:25 am | 26 comments | 6180 Views

ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

Big explosion and fire destroys San Bruno homes

A major PG&E gas-line explosion and fire visible from much of the Bay Area has devastated a small residential area in San...

Original post made on Sep. 10, 2010
Last comment by anne, on Sep 14, 2010 at 1:00 am | 11 comments | 3390 Views

AROUND TOWN

I goofed at an intersection.

I was distracted and inadvertently pulled forward into the intersection of Middlefield and Charleston after having stopped...

Original post made by Embarrassed Person on Sep. 10, 2010
Last comment by Anon., on Sep 14, 2010 at 12:45 am | 8 comments | 1979 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Guest Opinion: Californians must save themselves

Walk around pleasant Palo Alto and you may not know that California has had a nervous breakdown Read the full story here...

Original post made on Sep. 10, 2010
Last comment by Anon., on Sep 14, 2010 at 12:35 am | 13 comments | 2982 Views
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