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CRIMES & INCIDENTS

City: Composting violations too minor to alert council

A local composting facility may be a crucial component of Palo Alto's green movement, but as city leaders learned this week,...

Original post made on Dec. 12, 2008
Last comment by No B.S., on Dec 12, 2008 at 11:44 am | 1 comment | 2013 Views

AROUND TOWN

Four Women in Palo Alto, 1938

Read the full story here http://www.paloaltoonline.com/news/show_story.php?id=10360 posted Wednesday, December 10, 2008,...

Original post made on Dec. 10, 2008
Last comment by Resident, on Dec 12, 2008 at 9:51 am | 5 comments | 2083 Views

AROUND TOWN

New 'traditional fountain' for California Avenue

When California Avenue businesses asked Palo Alto officials in 2005 to give the gritty fountain at the end of the commercial...

Original post made on Nov. 11, 2008
Last comment by Andrea, on Dec 12, 2008 at 8:52 am | 41 comments | 2525 Views

SPORTS

Noyola, Taylor named first team All-Americans

Lindsay Taylor and Teresa Noyola attended high schools within easy walking distance of each other along the Embarcadero,...

Original post made on Dec. 12, 2008
Last comment by Stanford Fan, on Dec 12, 2008 at 6:44 am | 1 comment | 2121 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Palo Alto 'chase' driver being sought for attempted murder

The man who allegedly led Palo Alto police on a high-speed chase last week has been identified and is being sought on an...

Original post made on Dec. 8, 2008
Last comment by Liberal Newspaper, on Dec 11, 2008 at 10:47 pm | 16 comments | 1996 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Multiple shootings in EPA in four-hour period

Four people were shot in two separate incidents in East Palo Alto on Friday night and Saturday morning, leaving as many as...

Original post made on Dec. 6, 2008
Last comment by anita smith, on Dec 11, 2008 at 8:22 pm | 64 comments | 1991 Views

ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

Woodstock Nation

For those of us who can remember the Woodstock concert in 1969, this link may help us, at least me, that the event was less...

Original post made by Paul Losch on Dec. 3, 2008
Last comment by Daniel Eggink, on Dec 11, 2008 at 1:50 pm | 3 comments | 1889 Views

AROUND TOWN

Star One Credit Union

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Original post made by qq on Oct. 27, 2007
Last comment by Wondering, on Dec 11, 2008 at 11:22 am | 1 comment | 2937 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

The preschool puzzle

Mothers and fathers worry that choosing the "wrong" preschool will leave their children unprepared for kindergarten —...

Original post made on Nov. 28, 2008
Last comment by Emilie Doolittle, on Dec 11, 2008 at 11:02 am | 16 comments | 3584 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

MV teens arrested for threatening 11-year-olds

Three teenagers were arrested Friday on several charges, including committing a hate crime, after they allegedly threatened...

Original post made on Dec. 10, 2008
Last comment by JustMe, on Dec 11, 2008 at 9:50 am | 8 comments | 1959 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

Work Trucks and Trailers on streets

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Original post made by concerned resident on Jan. 8, 2007
Last comment by john brown, on Dec 11, 2008 at 12:30 am | 20 comments | 5157 Views

AROUND TOWN

Packard doctors help woman in coma, baby

Doctors at Packard Children's Hospital and Stanford Hospital in Palo Alto weren't sure if they could save Michelle Mattingly...

Original post made on Dec. 11, 2008
Last comment by Michelle, on Dec 11, 2008 at 12:23 am | 1 comment | 2160 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Friends, family recall 'amazing, loving' Seidman

The memorial service for Phyllis Seidman, who died Tuesday night after she was struck by an SUV in Palo Alto Tuesday afternoon,...

Original post made on Dec. 3, 2008
Last comment by Driver, on Dec 10, 2008 at 11:38 pm | 128 comments | 5258 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

"Report Objectionable Content" tags

Editor, Can you tell us more about the new "Report Objectionable Content" tags? What's the process behind them? What...

Original post made by Outside Observer on Dec. 8, 2008
Last comment by Parent, on Dec 10, 2008 at 9:48 pm | 14 comments | 1990 Views

ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

Rod Blagojevich ... the Stench of Chicago Style Politics

What did Barack Obama know, and when did he know it?...

Original post made by Gary on Dec. 9, 2008
Last comment by Paul, on Dec 10, 2008 at 8:20 pm | 31 comments | 2144 Views

ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

EPA man critical after being hit by police car

A 32-year-old East Palo Alto man who was struck by a Redwood City police officer's car early Monday morning remained in critical...

Original post made on Dec. 10, 2008
Last comment by anon, on Dec 10, 2008 at 5:14 pm | 12 comments | 1786 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Two more shootings in EPA leave two wounded

East Palo Alto police are investigating two separate shootings that injured three men Monday night. Three other shootings...

Original post made on Dec. 9, 2008
Last comment by Mom should be Chief of EPA PD!, on Dec 10, 2008 at 11:59 am | 18 comments | 1822 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Nasty spill ruins cross-country season for MacQuitty at regional

Philip MacQuitty was hoping for a better finish to the 2008 high school cross-country season, especially after finishing...

Original post made on Dec. 10, 2008
Last comment by Rose Selby, on Dec 10, 2008 at 11:37 am | 1 comment | 2202 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

School board approves Paly fields' project

After some deliberation and plenty of positive input from the community, the Palo Alto Unified School District board unanimously...

Original post made on Dec. 10, 2008
Last comment by Parent, on Dec 10, 2008 at 10:45 am | 1 comment | 1981 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

School board considers Paly fields' makeover

Lack of field space is just one issue the Palo Alto Unified School District board will consider before voting on a $3.5 million...

Original post made on Dec. 9, 2008
Last comment by Parent, on Dec 10, 2008 at 8:46 am | 8 comments | 2419 Views
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