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SPORTS

Former Palo Alto basketball great Loscutoff passes away

Before there was Jeremy Lin, there was Jim Loscutoff. Before there was "Linsanity", there was "Jungle Jim." Loscutoff, who...

Original post made on Dec. 4, 2015
Last comment by Douglas Nareau, on Dec 13, 2015 at 9:59 pm | 6 comments | 4758 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

As Palo Alto's fiber hopes grow, so do costs

As Palo Alto forges ahead with a plan to bring high-speed Internet access to every local home and business, city staff is...

Original post made on Nov. 27, 2015
Last comment by Slow Down, on Dec 13, 2015 at 9:19 pm | 41 comments | 5680 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

Two men wounded in East Palo Alto shootings

East Palo Alto police are investigating separate Thursday night shootings that injured two men. Read the full story...

Original post made on Dec. 13, 2015
There are no comments yet. 881 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

Palo Alto house 'completely destroyed' in morning blaze

An Eichler home in Palo Alto's Fairmeadow neighborhood has been "completely destroyed" in a morning blaze, according to fire...

Original post made on Dec. 2, 2015
Last comment by Gary Martin, on Dec 13, 2015 at 12:16 am | 45 comments | 11615 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Becoming a part of the culture of music

Each school day, about 90 students from East Palo Alto travel across county borders to the Palo Alto Unified School District...

Original post made on Dec. 11, 2015
Last comment by Resident, on Dec 12, 2015 at 11:59 am | 6 comments | 3593 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

Celebrate with suds

The traditional alcoholic beverage to serve with holiday meals may be wine, but local beer purveyors say beer can offer just...

Original post made on Dec. 12, 2015
Last comment by Belgian's the Best, on Dec 12, 2015 at 9:36 am | 2 comments | 7797 Views

AROUND TOWN

Federal, local officials gear up for coming El Nino

Citing a worrying El Nino storm pattern that could rival 1997-98's flooding this winter, the Federal Emergency Management...

Original post made on Dec. 9, 2015
Last comment by Newcomer, on Dec 12, 2015 at 6:09 am | 12 comments | 3896 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

Bay Area better for Housing Than Many Parts of the Country

This recent study on rental housing http://www.jchs.harvard.edu/americas-rental-housing concludes that the Bay area is...

Original post made by BayAreaBetter on Dec. 11, 2015
Last comment by Paly Alum, on Dec 11, 2015 at 7:57 pm | 1 comment | 260 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

For South Palo Alto residents, it's traffic, traffic traffic

Without collaboration with the City of Mountain View, Palo Alto won't be able to get a handle on the traffic and safety issues...

Original post made on Dec. 8, 2015
Last comment by Slow Down, on Dec 11, 2015 at 3:18 pm | 17 comments | 2932 Views

AROUND TOWN

Our beautiful backyard

Photographs now on view at the Environmental Volunteers EcoCenter gallery showcase the flora and fauna of Stanford University's...

Original post made on Dec. 10, 2015
Last comment by Elizabeth Schwyzer, on Dec 11, 2015 at 10:13 am | 3 comments | 570 Views

AROUND TOWN

Of tinsel and memories

When the Christmas season begins, Palo Alto resident Nicole Macuil always remembers the most beautiful holiday tree she has...

Original post made on Dec. 11, 2015
There are no comments yet. 7810 Views

AROUND TOWN

Home sales

Home sales are provided by California REsource, a real estate information company that obtains the information from the county...

Original post made on Dec. 11, 2015
There are no comments yet. 2892 Views

AROUND TOWN

Building permits

<B>Palo Alto Read the full story here http://www.paloaltoonline.com/print/story/2015/12/11/building-permits posted Friday,...

Original post made on Dec. 11, 2015
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AROUND TOWN

Home Front

<B><B>FABMO FINDS ...</B> Browse and gather designer fabric, tiles and more on <B>Friday, Dec. 11</B>, 4:30-6 p.m., and <B>Saturday,...

Original post made on Dec. 11, 2015
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AROUND TOWN

Rent Watch

Q Read the full story here http://www.paloaltoonline.com/print/story/2015/12/11/rent-watch posted Friday, December 11, 2015,...

Original post made on Dec. 11, 2015
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AROUND TOWN

Sales at a glance

<B>Atherton Read the full story here http://www.paloaltoonline.com/print/story/2015/12/11/sales-at-a-glance posted Friday,...

Original post made on Dec. 11, 2015
There are no comments yet. 2797 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

How Often will Page Mill Flood

I think we should start a contest to predict how often the underpass at Page Mill and the train tracks will flood this year. Both...

Original post made by Marc on Dec. 11, 2015
There are no comments yet. 185 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

PAOnline Commenters Holiday Get-Together: Details

You love PaloAltoOnline.com. You read and post regularly. You've sparred with your nemesis. You've laughed, you've...

Original post made by Chris Zaharias on Nov. 30, 2015
Last comment by who , on Dec 10, 2015 at 11:40 pm | 22 comments | 753 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Train death identified as Gunn grad Brian Taylor

The young man who stepped in front of a Caltrain Friday night has been identified as Brian Bennion Taylor, 19, a 2008 graduate...

Original post made on Jan. 24, 2010
Last comment by Vincent Sparry, on Dec 10, 2015 at 7:39 pm | 87 comments | 5113 Views

AROUND TOWN

Time to settle down with new books

The search for personal identity and young people dealing with modern challenges figure prominently in notable new books...

Original post made on Dec. 10, 2015
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