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PALO ALTO ISSUES

Another new grocery store

Sprouts just opened in the old Tower/Rasputin location on San antonio and El Camino. They have a very nice layout, a good...

Original post made by Shops outside of Palo Alto on Sep. 22, 2012
Last comment by stores don't have to be large, on Sep 24, 2012 at 10:21 am | 8 comments | 2252 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

City hopes for residents' help with 2014 measure

As Palo Alto officials march toward a 2014 ballot measure to fund infrastructure repairs, they are keeping a close eye on...

Original post made on Sep. 19, 2012
Last comment by Timothy Gray, on Sep 24, 2012 at 9:58 am | 40 comments | 3781 Views

AROUND TOWN

Red-light camera bill coasts through state Senate

A bill authored by Sen. Joe Simitian that would add restrictions to red-light cameras cruised through the state Senate Monday...

Original post made on Aug. 28, 2012
Last comment by Jean, on Sep 24, 2012 at 9:37 am | 50 comments | 2403 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

Police training session focuses on mental illness

In a bid to reduce conflicts and better help mentally ill people, Palo Alto police officers completed an innovative training...

Original post made on Sep. 20, 2012
Last comment by Misha, on Sep 23, 2012 at 10:18 am | 15 comments | 2196 Views

ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

VIDEO: Space Shuttle Endeavour passes over Bay Area

A massive crowd gathered on the tarmac at Moffett Federal Airfield Friday morning to watch the historic last flight of Space...

Original post made on Sep. 21, 2012
Last comment by BC, on Sep 23, 2012 at 8:19 am | 10 comments | 4673 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

City View

City Council (Sept. 18) Read the full story here http://www.paloaltoonline.com/weekly/story.php?story_id=17646 posted Friday,...

Original post made on Sep. 22, 2012
Last comment by Wondering, on Sep 22, 2012 at 9:51 pm | 1 comment | 921 Views

ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

Focus of annual Quakeville shifts to Cubberley

Saturday's Quakeville event at Cubberley Community Center will offer residents a chance to play out what life could be like...

Original post made on Sep. 21, 2012
Last comment by discipleone, on Sep 22, 2012 at 11:31 am | 2 comments | 1667 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Palo Alto electronics burglars face prosecution

Two men accused of stealing high-end electronics to sell online, including from Palo Alto businesses, will be prosecuted...

Original post made on Sep. 3, 2012
Last comment by José Daniel Nunes Dias, on Sep 22, 2012 at 6:20 am | 4 comments | 1205 Views

SPORTS

Paly/Gunn game could be channel 2 game of the week

Channel 2 has selected our cross town rivalry high school football game to be a contender for the high school game of the...

Original post made by KTVU watcher on Sep. 17, 2012
Last comment by Haste Makes Waste, on Sep 22, 2012 at 1:24 am | 19 comments | 8692 Views

ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

Joe Biden on Cheerleaders

"the stuff they do on hard wood, it blows my mind.” Does this guy have a clue? He is one heart beat away from the presidency....

Original post made by Jeff on Sep. 21, 2012
Last comment by Biden rocks!, on Sep 21, 2012 at 10:01 pm | 3 comments | 800 Views

AROUND TOWN

Feature story: Happy landings

Sandwiched between the municipal golf course and the Baylands, Palo Alto Airport is the Bay Area's third busiest, trailing...

Original post made on Sep. 21, 2012
Last comment by musical, on Sep 21, 2012 at 5:23 pm | 5 comments | 1938 Views

SPORTS

Palo Alto, Gunn renew their long-standing football rivalry

Over the past nine years, Palo Alto has beaten Gunn in their annual football rivalry by an average score of 40-9. Not surprisingly,...

Original post made on Sep. 20, 2012
Last comment by Craig Laughton, on Sep 21, 2012 at 3:54 pm | 8 comments | 2223 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

Getting Ready for Earthquake!

There will be a big hoopla at Cubberly this weekend, complete with 100 cots for those who don't even need cots, and fake...

Original post made by discipleone on Sep. 21, 2012
There are no comments yet. 881 Views

AROUND TOWN

Atherton DUI driver sentenced to five years in state prison

A guilty plea and an apology weren't enough to keep a 63-year-old Atherton woman out of prison. A judge sentenced Margaret...

Original post made on Sep. 20, 2012
Last comment by Aquamarine, on Sep 21, 2012 at 12:50 pm | 33 comments | 1098 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

Palo Alto is the #2 city in the USA for bicycle commuting

According to US Census data, more than 10% of Palo Alto adult residents say they usually bicycle to work. http://www.cyclelicio.us/2012/bicycle-mode-share-bay-area-2011/...

Original post made by commuter on Sep. 21, 2012
There are no comments yet. 731 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

Senior housing planned for old orchard property

Palo Alto could gain 59 homes for seniors if an affordable-housing project by the Palo Alto Housing Corporation becomes a...

Original post made on Sep. 15, 2012
Last comment by Power for our Seniors, on Sep 21, 2012 at 4:23 am | 13 comments | 1641 Views

AROUND TOWN

Public event set for space shuttle flyover

The public has been invited to NASA Ames on Friday morning -- postponed from Thursday -- as space shuttle Endeavour is set...

Original post made on Sep. 20, 2012
Last comment by Harriet, on Sep 20, 2012 at 8:03 pm | 2 comments | 1530 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

School board candidates' forum set for Sept. 27

Candidates for the Palo Alto Board of Education will share their views Thursday, Sept. 27, in the first of several public...

Original post made on Sep. 19, 2012
Last comment by Barron Parker, on Sep 20, 2012 at 6:06 pm | 27 comments | 1250 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Juana Briones gets new principal

The Palo Alto school board confirmed a new principal for Juana Briones Elementary School Tuesday night, June 26. Lisa Hickey,...

Original post made on Jun. 27, 2012
Last comment by Anon, on Sep 20, 2012 at 12:57 pm | 6 comments | 1425 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Two declare school board candidacies

Two candidates so far have declared their intentions to run this fall for what will be three available seats on the Palo...

Original post made on Jun. 24, 2012
Last comment by Parent, on Sep 20, 2012 at 10:00 am | 23 comments | 1512 Views
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