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PALO ALTO ISSUES

Bob Harrington

For Iowa natives Bob Harrington and his wife, Margie, the choice to settle down in Palo Alto — after the high school...

Original post made on May. 1, 2015
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SCHOOLS & KIDS

Gum is a big problem, we should get it banned in our schools and parks

I have had it with those who throw gum where I or my kids have to walk or play. Gum on shoes and brought inside gets on carpets,...

Original post made by Resident on Nov. 19, 2009
Last comment by Tron, on Nov 21, 2009 at 3:46 pm | 18 comments | 2683 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

East Palo Alto birthday party ends in a death

A birthday party at the East Palo Alto Senior Center turned fatal late Saturday when one man was shot to death and another...

Original post made on Feb. 8, 2009
Last comment by Hopefull, on Feb 11, 2009 at 11:27 pm | 18 comments | 2683 Views

ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

High-speed-rail agency strapped for cash

Just months after California voters approved the sale of $9.95 billion in bonds to build a high-speed rail line between San...

Original post made on Mar. 12, 2009
Last comment by Tom West, on Apr 1, 2009 at 10:35 am | 11 comments | 2683 Views

ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

Do you like to eat Genetically Modified Foods?

I find it amusing that anyone would eat a genetically modified food that can cause infertility, liver damage and even cancer....

Original post made by Alice on Sep. 3, 2010
Last comment by Walter_E_Wallis, on Sep 4, 2010 at 7:10 am | 7 comments | 2683 Views

ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

Stanford student reported missing in Malaysia

A 22-year-old Stanford senior who has been traveling in Malaysia was reported missing by his parents, who have not heard...

Original post made on Aug. 19, 2011
Last comment by GladTheyFoundHim, on Aug 21, 2011 at 8:57 am | 4 comments | 2683 Views

AROUND TOWN

Tom Brokaw to moderate Stanford forum

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Original post made on Sep. 25, 2008
Last comment by Charlie, on Sep 25, 2008 at 12:14 pm | 1 comment | 2683 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

Teens and Uber

It seems that Palo Alto teens under 16 y.o. are using Uber cars to go off campus to use drugs during school hours and travel...

Original post made by Uber, Teens and Drugs on Mar. 29, 2015
Last comment by Good Mom - Troubled Kid, on Dec 7, 2016 at 2:25 pm | 36 comments | 2682 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Triple Homicide in Santa Clara, CEO dead

A company CEO and two employees have been shot and killed in Santa Clara on Scott Blvd. PAPD is BOL on an asian male fleeing...

Original post made by qq on Nov. 14, 2008
Last comment by fireman, on Nov 19, 2008 at 3:00 pm | 17 comments | 2682 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Final arrest made in brazen robbery outside bank

Gerardo Yepez-Soto, the final suspect wanted in connection with a robbery outside Wells Fargo Bank Monday (Aug. 1), was arrested...

Original post made on Aug. 4, 2011
Last comment by easily, on Aug 5, 2011 at 1:14 pm | 20 comments | 2682 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Palo Alto man struck by Caltrain identified

A man who was struck and killed by the No. 211 train at Charleston Road in Palo Alto Monday morning has been identified...

Original post made on Mar. 25, 2013
Last comment by Concerned Mom, on Mar 26, 2013 at 7:53 pm | 26 comments | 2682 Views

ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

Simitian launches 'oughta be a law' contest

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Original post made on Oct. 12, 2008
Last comment by Car buff, on Oct 15, 2008 at 3:29 pm | 9 comments | 2682 Views

AROUND TOWN

Clear Story no more

An art installation in King Plaza in front of the Palo Alto City Hall was being dismantled Thursday. "Clear Story" by Mildred...

Original post made on Aug. 23, 2012
Last comment by resident, on Aug 23, 2012 at 9:49 pm | 1 comment | 2682 Views

AROUND TOWN

Professorville

Palo Alto's oldest residential neighborhood Professorville is known for its large, century-old Victorian homes, oak tree-lined...

Original post made on Apr. 25, 2015
Last comment by Brig, on Apr 25, 2015 at 10:07 pm | 1 comment | 2682 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

Measure A Question

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Original post made by aw on Oct. 23, 2008
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PALO ALTO ISSUES

City workers to get 6.3 percent increase

The labor standoff between the City of Palo Alto and its largest employee union concluded this week when workers voted to...

Original post made on Mar. 8, 2014
Last comment by say what say what say what, on Mar 8, 2014 at 10:03 am | 1 comment | 2681 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Students, cops mobilize to guard rail tracks

More than 100 Gunn High School students are mobilizing to patrol rail crossings in Palo Alto after the recent suicides of...

Original post made on Jun. 5, 2009
Last comment by Misha, on Jun 14, 2009 at 10:37 pm | 25 comments | 2681 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Make finals optional this spring

Hello Palo Alto onliners, Much has been said about kids and parents obsessing about grades. Well, many kids are happy...

Original post made by Kids need options on Apr. 13, 2015
Last comment by Marc Vincenti, on Apr 17, 2015 at 12:24 pm | 32 comments | 2681 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Details emerge on Mountain View double homicide

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Original post made on Sep. 2, 2008
Last comment by jack, on Sep 2, 2008 at 3:33 pm | 2 comments | 2681 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Palo Alto police offer reward for street robber

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Original post made on Oct. 22, 2008
Last comment by annoyed, on Oct 25, 2008 at 4:05 pm | 15 comments | 2681 Views
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