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PALO ALTO ISSUES

Anyone notice chlorine smell to tap water lately?

In the past couple weeks I've noticed our tap water seems to have more and more of a chlorine odor. Anyone else notice same?...

Original post made by IsItTheWater? on Sep. 2, 2013
Last comment by Wondering, on Sep 23, 2013 at 10:27 am | 4 comments | 2680 Views

AROUND TOWN

29th Annual Palo Alto Weekly Moonlight Run & Walk

Songs and books have been written and movies made about the harvest mooon. Neil Young suggested going dancin' in its light....

Original post made on Sep. 13, 2013
Last comment by andrew rich, on Sep 23, 2013 at 9:34 am | 5 comments | 6242 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

Palo Alto seeks to recoup more program costs

If the city budget is a reflection of community values, it's safe to say Palo Alto residents have a particular fondness for...

Original post made on Sep. 20, 2013
Last comment by Wayne Martin, on Sep 23, 2013 at 9:01 am | 19 comments | 2516 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

City looks to make every new house electric-vehicle-friendly

As Palo Alto revs up for a celebration for electric vehicles later this month, a trio of council members are calling for...

Original post made on Sep. 19, 2013
Last comment by Anonymous, on Sep 23, 2013 at 8:01 am | 49 comments | 6361 Views

AROUND TOWN

Around town

THE CHECK IS IN ... Palo Alto's rocky road to 21st century libraries took a welcome turn this week, thanks to the efforts...

Original post made on Sep. 20, 2013
Last comment by bru, on Sep 22, 2013 at 5:29 pm | 6 comments | 1783 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

crossing guard

Article about a crossing guard in Los Altos arrested for stealing lap tops - this guy was arrested before. We are trusting...

Original post made by leigh on Sep. 21, 2013
Last comment by musical, on Sep 22, 2013 at 12:47 pm | 2 comments | 1324 Views

SPORTS

Gunn wins the first battle of the brothers in water polo

==B Tuesday's prep roundup== It was only two summers ago that twin brothers Brandon and Matt Johnson stood on the pool...

Original post made on Sep. 22, 2013
Last comment by Parent, on Sep 22, 2013 at 12:19 pm | 1 comment | 2586 Views

ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

New tool, same quandary in debate over Jay Paul project

Palo Alto officials on Monday unleashed a new tool for appraising the most ambitious development in the city's pipeline --...

Original post made on Sep. 17, 2013
Last comment by resident, on Sep 22, 2013 at 8:17 am | 27 comments | 48416 Views

ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

What's with 101S bumper-to-bumper?

It was backed up last night, backed-up this morning, and backed up now. I cancelled my trips so I never got to the root of...

Original post made by Palo Alto Native on Sep. 21, 2013
Last comment by Driver, on Sep 22, 2013 at 7:46 am | 11 comments | 1234 Views

AROUND TOWN

Jeremy Lin attends Mitchell Park court christening

NBA standout Jeremy Lin was on the clock Monday afternoon as he faced off against a nervous-looking Palo Alto mayor in front...

Original post made on Sep. 17, 2013
Last comment by Ty, on Sep 21, 2013 at 10:46 pm | 12 comments | 7524 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

Why does PA Online keep delivering newspapers to my driveway?

As I was leaving my house this evening, a van drove by and a newspaper came flying into my driveway. Annoyed, I picked it...

Original post made by wasted paper on Sep. 20, 2013
Last comment by bru, on Sep 21, 2013 at 7:33 pm | 6 comments | 1343 Views

AROUND TOWN

Residents, environmental group to restore native creek habitat

A group of Crescent Park neighborhood weed warriors are now armed with an $80,000 Santa Clara Valley Water District grant...

Original post made on Sep. 20, 2013
Last comment by CrescentParkAnon., on Sep 21, 2013 at 7:29 pm | 4 comments | 1826 Views

AROUND TOWN

Bicyclist killed in collision was former CFO of Amazon

Joy Covey, a former CFO of Amazon and a Woodside resident, was killed Wednesday, Sept. 18, when the bicycle she was riding...

Original post made on Sep. 19, 2013
Last comment by eileen, on Sep 21, 2013 at 2:16 pm | 14 comments | 12411 Views

RESTAURANTS

Good Coffee After 9:00 pm?

Does anyone know a place to get and drink good coffee after 9:00pm in Palo Alto? Peets, Starbucks, Philz, and the specialty...

Original post made by Help! on Aug. 22, 2013
Last comment by Hmmm, on Sep 21, 2013 at 1:26 pm | 7 comments | 2499 Views

SPORTS

Moonlight Run draws thousands to the Baylands

About 3,000 athletes ran and walked by the light of the harvest moon Friday night at the 29th annual Palo Alto Weekly Moonlight...

Original post made on Sep. 20, 2013
Last comment by JEFFERY PHILLIPS, on Sep 21, 2013 at 12:18 pm | 2 comments | 8492 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Students experiment with 'drone journalism'

When students at Palo Alto High School unfurled a huge, sky-facing American flag on the field before last Friday's football...

Original post made on Sep. 20, 2013
Last comment by Go Paly!, on Sep 21, 2013 at 9:59 am | 2 comments | 3559 Views

AROUND TOWN

Around the block

<B><B>SHAKE N' QUAKE ... </B>Palo Alto will host its annual <B>Quakeville</B> event on Saturday, Sept. 21. The annual neighborhoods...

Original post made on Sep. 20, 2013
There are no comments yet. 1284 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Palo Alto nonprofit funds education around the world

Matt Severson his father, Denis Severson, and Paly friend Andrew Perrault launched The School Fund website, inviting people...

Original post made on Sep. 13, 2013
Last comment by Solon, on Sep 20, 2013 at 9:54 pm | 10 comments | 4928 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Van Bragt sentenced to 25 years to life

Herman "Tim" Van Bragt was sentenced to spend what could be the rest of his life in a state mental hospital on Thursday for...

Original post made on Jun. 12, 2009
Last comment by Member, on Sep 20, 2013 at 9:35 pm | 8 comments | 2752 Views

SPORTS

Paly grad Whitson earns MVP honors in volleyball sweep

==B Of local note== Palo Alto High grad Kimmy Whitson earned Most Valuable Player honors while helping the Pacific women's...

Original post made on Sep. 20, 2013
Last comment by friend, on Sep 20, 2013 at 6:55 pm | 1 comment | 1856 Views
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