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Palo Alto woman scares off late-night burglar

Palo Alto police say a woman frightened off a burglar who broke into her home on Hopkins Avenue Tuesday night. Read the...

Original post made on May. 13, 2015
Last comment by Whiskers, on May 13, 2015 at 4:39 pm | 2 comments | 2688 Views


Door to Door Solicitation Scam is back

Just FYI, our family recently got a visit from one of those door to door scammers that come by the house every once in a...

Original post made by Fed up with scammers on May. 13, 2015
There are no comments yet. 91 Views


Diepenbrock returns to coach Paly boys basketball

The start of the 2015-16 school year will find Palo Alto High with a new athletic director and the framework for the school's...

Original post made on May. 13, 2015
Last comment by Paly Hoop Faithful, on May 13, 2015 at 12:54 pm | 1 comment | 1742 Views


Letters to the editor

Flat isn't fair Read letters here posted Friday,...

Original post made on Mar. 27, 2015
Last comment by Wouter Dito, on May 13, 2015 at 8:39 am | 3 comments | 536 Views


We Need Your Opinion On A Bicycle Skills/Sport Facility!

It is without a doubt, an unbelievable amount, of Palo Altans that have bicycles. In that region, quite a few cyclists...

Original post made by GunnBarrel on Apr. 23, 2015
Last comment by Darrin, on May 13, 2015 at 8:36 am | 12 comments | 595 Views


resources for homeschoolers

I have recently started homeschooling my kids and I was wondering if any veteran homeschoolers ever use tutors. I suspect...

Original post made by amom on Nov. 19, 2008
Last comment by I'm a bhomeschooler and I LOVE it!, on May 13, 2015 at 7:25 am | 17 comments | 4983 Views


Buena Vista Appraiser to Council: No Trailer Values Change

Beccaria & Weber, the appraisers of the Buena Vista mobile home park, wrote to the Palo Alto City Council that no adjustment...

Original post made by Joe on May. 11, 2015
Last comment by Joe, on May 13, 2015 at 6:52 am | 26 comments | 722 Views


Tsay helps Stanford women reach the Round of 16 in NCAA tennis

Ellen Tsay got one final chance to play on her home court and she made the most of it, winning her match at No. 5 singles...

Original post made on May. 12, 2015
There are no comments yet. 929 Views


Menlo tennis a step closer to tying historic CCS mark

It has been another season of tests for the Menlo School boys tennis team, which has in most cases reduced opponents to pop...

Original post made on May. 12, 2015
There are no comments yet. 505 Views


Steffens, Neushul among top three Cutino Award finalists

Stanford's Kiley Neushul and Maggie Steffens were named two of three finalists for the prestigious Peter J. Cutino Award,...

Original post made on May. 12, 2015
There are no comments yet. 319 Views


Hoffpauir home run gives Stanford baseball a win over Dons

Zach Hoffpauir hit a three-run homer in the bottom of the seventh inning to lift the Stanford baseball team to a 6-5 nonconference...

Original post made on May. 12, 2015
There are no comments yet. 226 Views


Stanford's Fawcett, Goldstein receive tennis honors

==BI Cardinal corner == The Stanford men's tennis team was represented with two selections among the ITA Northwest Region's...

Original post made on May. 12, 2015
There are no comments yet. 377 Views


Palo Alto set to pass 'urgency' law to protect retail

Retail in Palo Alto is easy to support but hard to define. Read the full story here

Original post made on May. 8, 2015
Last comment by Inadvertent humor, on May 12, 2015 at 10:59 pm | 10 comments | 2899 Views


Is the power out in South Palo Alto?

Just got a call from someone who works @ the corner of Fabian Wy. & Charleston asking if other areas were experiencing the...

Original post made by David on May. 12, 2015
Last comment by parent, on May 12, 2015 at 12:40 pm | 2 comments | 113 Views


Jerry Hill helping Airlines get unfair tax break

Airlines are looking for a big tax break in California "It's...

Original post made by Not amused on May. 3, 2015
Last comment by musical, on May 12, 2015 at 11:51 am | 13 comments | 353 Views


Council halts divisive downtown project

Two months after it seemingly secured the city's approval, a divisive four-story development proposed for the former site...

Original post made on May. 5, 2015
Last comment by resident 1, on May 12, 2015 at 9:52 am | 134 comments | 7452 Views


First Person: A conversation with Sarah Mummah, founder of DreamCatcher

Caution: being near Sarah Mummah can cause healthy habits to form because Mummah believes that if you can change people's...

Original post made on May. 11, 2015
Last comment by Dreamcatchers, on May 11, 2015 at 9:12 pm | 2 comments | 2307 Views


Shop Talk: Belcampo Meat Co. serves up bone broth and more

Town & Country Village's Belcampo Meat Co. can't keep enough bone broth in stock; lard and lardo are other top sellers. Read...

Original post made on May. 11, 2015
Last comment by Honest to goodness , on May 11, 2015 at 9:07 pm | 8 comments | 2149 Views


Nonprofit joins effort to preserve Buena Vista

The Caritas Corporation, a nonprofit organization that manages 20 mobile-home parks throughout California, has joined the...

Original post made on May. 6, 2015
Last comment by Ellen Gold, on May 11, 2015 at 6:09 pm | 16 comments | 2801 Views


Palo Alto High names Kathi Bowers as its new AD

Palo Alto High didn't have to venture far to find its new athletic director as math teacher Kathi Bowers has been named as...

Original post made on May. 7, 2015
Last comment by She's Good, BUT...., on May 11, 2015 at 5:55 pm | 33 comments | 2255 Views
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