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PALO ALTO ISSUES

Savage withdraws from Palo Alto council race

Daryl Savage, chair of the Palo Alto Human Relations Commission, announced Monday she will not be seeking a seat on the City...

Original post made on Jun. 1, 2009
Last comment by Don't know her, on Jun 2, 2009 at 2:20 am | 2 comments | 2704 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

Second fire burns near Paly in six weeks

A Monday evening fire near Palo Alto High School burned in an area where the school district stores its buses. It was the...

Original post made on Jul. 10, 2012
Last comment by Jeff, on Jul 12, 2012 at 5:58 am | 5 comments | 2704 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Klausner is Palo Alto school board president

Outgoing Palo Alto Board of Education President Barb Mitchell passed the gavel Tuesday night to Barbara Klausner. Read the...

Original post made on Dec. 9, 2009
Last comment by JLS parent, on Dec 10, 2009 at 8:57 am | 8 comments | 2704 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Senioritis? Better shape up, Gunn official says

Any Gunn High School 12th grader basking in a bout of "senioritis" got a nudge back to reality last week. Assistant Principal...

Original post made on Mar. 16, 2010
Last comment by Mom, on Mar 27, 2010 at 12:23 am | 23 comments | 2704 Views

AROUND TOWN

Anyone know anything about them?

On Ramona, right across the street from City Hall, there is a sign for an office -- the Palo Alto Community Federal Credit...

Original post made by Wondering on Nov. 14, 2008
Last comment by Wondering, on Dec 9, 2008 at 9:51 pm | 14 comments | 2704 Views

AROUND TOWN

51,000 sq ft grocery store coming to Menlo Park

What gives with all the tiny supermarkets (less than 20,000 square feet) in Palo Alto. Small stores have terrible selections,...

Original post made by shopper on Jul. 16, 2009
Last comment by resident, on Jul 18, 2009 at 11:36 pm | 24 comments | 2704 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

Students seek unity through race discussions

Palo Alto's recent controversy over alleged "racial profiling" by police has prompted minority students at Palo Alto High...

Original post made on Nov. 27, 2008
Last comment by Thoughts, on Nov 29, 2008 at 9:59 pm | 16 comments | 2703 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Verdict in Walgreens arson case: Guilty

A jury delivered a guilty verdict this morning in U.S. District Court in San Jose against a man accused of starting a four-alarm...

Original post made on Jan. 29, 2009
Last comment by TwoSides, on Jan 30, 2009 at 12:13 pm | 4 comments | 2703 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

City considers phasing out hazardous-materials plant

The City of Palo Alto is studying ways to remove or relocate a hazardous-chemicals facility that has long plagued Barron...

Original post made on Feb. 27, 2010
Last comment by Our own Rush, on Mar 7, 2012 at 3:59 pm | 8 comments | 2703 Views

ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

Flu vaccine shipping delay cancels a 'flu clinic'

A shipping delay in this year's seasonal flu vaccine has forced cancellation of a "flu clinic" scheduled for Oct. 17 at the...

Original post made on Oct. 29, 2009
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AROUND TOWN

Vice President Joe Biden visits Atherton

Vice President Joe Biden was the guest of honor Thursday afternoon at a fundraiser in Atherton for California Sen. Barbara...

Original post made on Jul. 9, 2010
Last comment by bj, on Jul 12, 2010 at 8:54 am | 3 comments | 2703 Views

AROUND TOWN

Bay Area median home prices, sales up in May

The median sale price for Bay Area homes rose for the second consecutive month in May -- up 7.5 percent from a year ago --...

Original post made on Jun. 16, 2012
Last comment by palo alto mom, on Jun 17, 2012 at 10:07 am | 2 comments | 2703 Views

AROUND TOWN

East Palo Alto woman gets 15 years to life for high-speed-chase murder

An East Palo Alto woman has received 15 years to life in prison after a 2011 high-speed chase that led to the death of her...

Original post made on Aug. 25, 2014
Last comment by Bru, on Dec 18, 2014 at 10:19 am | 7 comments | 2703 Views

AROUND TOWN

Reclaiming California's natural aesthetic

California's native plants are giving the classic lawn a run for its money. Read the full story here http://www.paloaltoonline.com/news/2015/04/08/reclaiming-californias-natural-ae...

Original post made on Apr. 9, 2015
Last comment by Cynthia Typaldos, on Apr 12, 2015 at 12:06 pm | 3 comments | 2703 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Mountain View bank robbed by man with note

Mountain View Police are looking for a man in his 50s who robbed the Heritage Bank of Commerce on El Camino Real near Grant...

Original post made on Jun. 8, 2010
Last comment by profiler, on Jun 12, 2010 at 8:48 am | 3 comments | 2702 Views

ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

The Housing and Affordability Transportation Index

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Original post made by Mike on Apr. 28, 2008
Last comment by Paul, on Apr 30, 2008 at 6:12 pm | 1 comment | 2702 Views

ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

Obama faces an uphill battle to win over Florida's Jews

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Original post made by jr on May. 21, 2008
Last comment by Carol Mullen, on May 21, 2008 at 9:41 pm | 4 comments | 2702 Views

ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

Light rail train kills pedestrian at MV station

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Original post made on Jul. 21, 2008
Last comment by Walter E. Wallis, on Jul 21, 2008 at 2:22 pm | 3 comments | 2702 Views

ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

Paul Newman as an Anti-Hero, Paul Newman 1925-2008

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Original post made by Sharon on Sep. 27, 2008
Last comment by Tim, on Sep 27, 2008 at 11:25 am | 3 comments | 2702 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

City ponders major electricity projects

Palo Alto officials are wrestling with a pleasant problem these days: what to do with all that money spilling out of the...

Original post made on Dec. 12, 2008
Last comment by h, on Jan 15, 2009 at 6:46 am | 29 comments | 2701 Views
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