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PALO ALTO ISSUES

What to expect when Google Fiber comes to town

Google Fiber has been hailed by many observers as a much-needed shake-up for the local telecommunications market. But to...

Original post made on Jul. 18, 2016
Last comment by Jeff Hoel, 13 minutes ago | 32 comments | 7192 Views

AROUND TOWN

Palo Alto police investigate pedestrian fatality

A pedestrian was struck and killed by a vehicle on Saturday morning, July 23, leading to an investigation by Palo Alto police,...

Original post made on Jul. 24, 2016
Last comment by Curmudgeon, 37 minutes ago | 3 comments | 1678 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

Outage left nearly 5,000 customers without power

An early morning power blackout struck thousands of Palo Alto residents on Saturday and lasted several hours, a Palo Alto...

Original post made on Jul. 24, 2016
Last comment by musical, 46 minutes ago | 2 comments | 911 Views

SPORTS

Former Stanford football coach Green passes away

Dennis Green, Stanford's head football coach from 1989-91 and a member of the Cardinal staff for six seasons, died Thursday...

Original post made on Jul. 23, 2016
Last comment by Sea Reddy, 1 hour ago | 2 comments | 1121 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

Postal inspector investigates theft of birthday money

The U.S. Postal Service's Office of the Inspector General is investigating a series of thefts of money from mailed birthday...

Original post made on Jul. 22, 2016
Last comment by Question, 1 hour ago | 12 comments | 2559 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

Housing eyed at Page Mill and El Camino corner

After seeing its initial bid rebuffed by Palo Alto officials, the development team looking to construct a four-story building...

Original post made on Jul. 22, 2016
Last comment by Sea Reddy, 2 hours ago | 38 comments | 4429 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

CDC releases early findings from youth suicide study

Preliminary findings from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention's epidemiological investigation into youth suicides...

Original post made on Jul. 23, 2016
Last comment by Whatever, 2 hours ago | 1 comment | 144 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

Cinemark to close Palo Alto Square theater

Another cultural treasure in Palo Alto will flicker out of existence in August, when CinéArts at Palo Alto Square shuts...

Original post made on Jul. 20, 2016
Last comment by Suekemp, 2 hours ago | 66 comments | 10193 Views

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Palo Alto parents ask public's help to find missing son

The parents of a Palo Alto man who vanished 11 days ago are seeking the public's help to find their son, 30-year-old Andrew...

Original post made on Jul. 22, 2016
Last comment by HOPEFUL, 2 hours ago | 9 comments | 9275 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

Downtown Palo Alto post office unveils two new possible locations

Downtown post office patrons will have 30 days starting today to comment on a proposed plan to relocate the historic 83-year-old...

Original post made on May. 29, 2015
Last comment by anon, 3 hours ago | 15 comments | 7449 Views

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Portion of Embarcadero Road closed due to accident

Diverting traffic from Embarcadero/101 to Louis Road. Anyone know what happened?...

Original post made by Palo Altan on Jul. 23, 2016
Last comment by Robert Hof, 4 hours ago | 15 comments | 356 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Off Deadline: Journalism teacher takes aim at critical thinking, internationally

Esther Wojcicki — "Woj" to her friends and the Palo Alto High School (Paly) journalism and English students she has...

Original post made on Jul. 22, 2016
Last comment by anne, 7 hours ago | 5 comments | 2032 Views

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What's the safest way to bike from Mountain View to Menlo Park?

I'd like to bike from Mountain View (the intersection of Shoreline Blvd & El Camino Real) to Menlo Park (the intersection...

Original post made by Andi on Jul. 23, 2016
Last comment by like to ride my bicycle, 15 hours ago | 4 comments | 167 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Suspicious Pizza Delivery Man Asking for different addresses ??

An African American man opened my front front door and stuck his head in confronting me in my living room claiming he was...

Original post made by MightBeSomething on Jul. 23, 2016
There are no comments yet. 105 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Uber driver arrested for alleged sexual assault

East Palo Alto police have arrested an Uber driver for sexually allegedly assaulting his passenger after an incident that...

Original post made on Jul. 23, 2016
Last comment by resident, 17 hours ago | 1 comment | 2594 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

Foothills fire station debate reignites

For the past three decades, the seasonal fire station at Foothills Park has served as an insurance policy of sorts for the...

Original post made on Jul. 19, 2016
Last comment by Brock, 18 hours ago | 32 comments | 4076 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

What happened to the power?

Looked at the PAU website and it is out for a huge chunk of the city. What happened?...

Original post made by Dave V. on Jul. 23, 2016
Last comment by Mary Shaw, 20 hours ago | 3 comments | 170 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

New tenants sought for Cubberley

With its long-term future still in flux, Cubberley Community Center is preparing to welcome new tenants onto its sprawling...

Original post made on Jul. 22, 2016
Last comment by Parent of 2, 20 hours ago | 10 comments | 2124 Views

SPORTS

Olympics bring different tennis personalities, talents together

Although the Bank of the West Classic brings a wide variety of professional women's tennis players to the courts at Stanford...

Original post made on Jul. 23, 2016
Last comment by Enar Wahsner, 20 hours ago | 1 comment | 880 Views

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Palo Alto Weekly Best Of 2016 Winners

<B>Services Read the full story here http://paloaltoonline.com/print/story/2016/07/22/palo-alto-weekly-best-of-2016-winners...

Original post made on Jul. 22, 2016
Last comment by Really?, 21 hours ago | 3 comments | 351 Views
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