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SCHOOLS & KIDS

Watch candidate interviews online

The Palo Alto Weekly conducted interviews this week with all four candidates for Palo Alto Unified School District Board...

Original post made on Oct. 5, 2012
Last comment by involved parent, on Oct 5, 2012 at 11:47 pm | 1 comment | 1127 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Couple held at gunpoint during home invasion

A couple was held at gunpoint inside their home in Mountain View early Monday while five assailants ransacked their residence...

Original post made on Oct. 2, 2012
Last comment by Jan H., on Oct 5, 2012 at 8:29 pm | 6 comments | 985 Views

AROUND TOWN

Palo Alto resident finds woman rummaging through car

Palo Alto police arrested a woman Monday morning after a resident found her rummaging through his car in the 500 block of...

Original post made on Oct. 2, 2012
Last comment by Phil, on Oct 5, 2012 at 3:35 pm | 25 comments | 2712 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

No energy wasted here

Sven and Kate Thesen's front yard is a dead giveaway: Here lies a net-zero-energy home. Read the full story here...

Original post made on Oct. 5, 2012
Last comment by Solar Thoughts, on Oct 5, 2012 at 12:19 pm | 1 comment | 1144 Views

ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

News Digest

Man uses son's bike to chase suspected burglar Read the full story here http://www.paloaltoonline.com/weekly/story.php?story_id=17715...

Original post made on Oct. 5, 2012
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ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

Debate opinions?

I had another commitment, so I could not watch it. However, I got home about half and hour ago, and tuned into my favorite...

Original post made by anon. on Oct. 3, 2012
Last comment by Pepp, on Oct 5, 2012 at 9:10 am | 22 comments | 1153 Views

AROUND TOWN

First Person: A conversation with Angela Filo

Angela Buenning Filo, Palo Alto-based photographer and creator of the "Palo Alto Forest Project," speaks with Lisa Van Dusen...

Original post made on Oct. 5, 2012
Last comment by Jan Buenning, on Oct 5, 2012 at 8:28 am | 1 comment | 1284 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Man dies after being hit by car in Mountain View

An Illinois man who was fatally struck by a car in Mountain View Saturday night, Sept. 15, has been identified as 34-year-old...

Original post made on Sep. 17, 2012
Last comment by Anna, on Oct 5, 2012 at 12:15 am | 13 comments | 1033 Views

ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

Tomorrow's events (July 24)

[http://events.stanford.edu/events/330/33077/ Talk: Abbas Milani] Abbas Milani, director of the Iranian-studies program...

Original post made on Jul. 23, 2012
Last comment by village fool, on Oct 4, 2012 at 11:36 pm | 4 comments | 1011 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

The new Mitchell Park library is ugly!

This new library is not only ugly, but it does not fit in the Palo Alto context. It is not welcoming to either kids or adults....

Original post made by Jane on Sep. 23, 2012
Last comment by Keep the list growing, on Oct 4, 2012 at 11:20 pm | 17 comments | 1466 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

Can We Get a Posting of Rules for Neighborhood Park?

After last week's episode of eleven people drinking more than eight bottles of wine in broad daylight, in front of small...

Original post made by Jan H on Sep. 30, 2012
Last comment by Jan H., on Oct 4, 2012 at 10:39 pm | 8 comments | 1646 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

'Unstable' man prompts evacuation of buildings

After closing roads to traffic and evacuating buildings in south Palo Alto Monday afternoon, police took a mentally unstable...

Original post made on Oct. 1, 2012
Last comment by Jan H., on Oct 4, 2012 at 10:22 pm | 14 comments | 1846 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

The new traffic light on Alma just west of Meadow

A brand new traffic light on busy Alma street. For whom? For the potential residents of the new luxury home complex? Or...

Original post made by VJ on Sep. 30, 2012
Last comment by Jan H., on Oct 4, 2012 at 9:59 pm | 3 comments | 1022 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Gunn to host college fair Monday

Students from all local high schools are invited to the 2012 Palo Alto College Fair to be held Monday, Oct. 8, at Gunn High...

Original post made on Oct. 4, 2012
Last comment by Mom, on Oct 4, 2012 at 7:37 pm | 4 comments | 1448 Views

ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

Obama, the empty suit

I like to gloat, because I believe in humans having the ego to do so. I have long said that Obama is a leftist empty suit....

Original post made by Gary on Oct. 4, 2012
Last comment by Jan H., on Oct 4, 2012 at 7:36 pm | 12 comments | 28 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Firefighters rescue woman from creek

Firefighters from Palo Alto and Menlo Park worked together Wednesday evening to rescue a 56-year-old woman who had fallen...

Original post made on Oct. 4, 2012
Last comment by Sharon, on Oct 4, 2012 at 7:20 pm | 9 comments | 1222 Views

SPORTS

Paly girls moving closer to volleyball showdown

==B Tuesday's prep roundup== Palo Alto girls' volleyball coach Dave Winn is not one to look past matches. Thus, hosting...

Original post made on Oct. 4, 2012
Last comment by Go VIKINGS, on Oct 4, 2012 at 6:10 pm | 1 comment | 1150 Views

SPORTS

Stanford men's soccer hosts Cal in Pac-12 showdown

Stanford will complete its stretch of six straight home games when it take on rival California on Thursday at 7 p.m. Both...

Original post made on Oct. 4, 2012
Last comment by Elizabeth Brown-Dean, on Oct 4, 2012 at 4:58 pm | 2 comments | 1404 Views

SPORTS

East Palo Alto resident earns men's soccer honor

==B Of local note== Santa Clara University keeper Larry Jackson from East Palo Alto has helped the Broncos post three...

Original post made on Oct. 2, 2012
Last comment by RYSC Coach, on Oct 4, 2012 at 1:45 pm | 2 comments | 1228 Views

ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

Stranger than fiction: Salman Rushdie on life in hiding

Listening to Salman Rushdie tell the story of a desperate man who goes into hiding to save his life, is forced to move from...

Original post made on Oct. 3, 2012
Last comment by Jan H., on Oct 4, 2012 at 1:21 pm | 4 comments | 1205 Views
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