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Hospital takes fresh approach to patients' meals

In the hierarchy of dreaded dinners, hospital food typically ranks somewhere around high-school cafeteria's mystery meat...

Original post made on Aug. 12, 2009
Last comment by Melissa, on Aug 31, 2009 at 10:46 pm | 6 comments | 3041 Views

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Silicon Valley employment lags, but salaries rise

Despite record unemployment rates, some sectors of Silicon Valley's high-tech economy continue to shine, according to a report...

Original post made on Aug. 13, 2009
Last comment by Justin, on Aug 31, 2009 at 10:16 pm | 10 comments | 2191 Views

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VIDEO: Palo Alto Story Project

The Palo Alto Story Project -- a new initiative aimed at gathering community members' stories, reminiscences and reflections...

Original post made on Aug. 28, 2009
Last comment by Jocelyn Dong, on Aug 31, 2009 at 5:23 pm | 2 comments | 1941 Views

ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

Chronicle Article: Passengers Can Challenge No-Fly List by Bob Egelka

Have you seen this article yet? Article: Passengers Can Challenge No-Fly List by Bob Egelka Chronicle Staff Writer Tues....

Original post made by food for thought on Aug. 30, 2009
Last comment by Liberty, on Aug 31, 2009 at 5:16 pm | 1 comment | 1719 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Lots of sirens on late Fri night / Sat AM - El Camino in Palo Alto?

Did anyone else hear lots of sirens on El Camino late Friday night / Saturday morning (like 1:30 or 2 am)? I'm trying to...

Original post made by concerned on Aug. 31, 2009
Last comment by qq, on Aug 31, 2009 at 2:13 pm | 1 comment | 2044 Views

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Hyatt Rickeys vs JCC

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Original post made by Paolo Rossi Altobelli on Sep. 20, 2006
Last comment by Resident, on Aug 31, 2009 at 1:01 pm | 6 comments | 4775 Views

ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

Okogbaa, Browne lead Stanford women to volleyball victory

With All-American Alix Klineman taking a breather, senior middle blocker Janet Okogbaa and redshirt sophomore Stephanie Browne...

Original post made on Aug. 31, 2009
Last comment by VB Fan 2, on Aug 31, 2009 at 11:05 am | 2 comments | 2475 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

Commission turns down idea to widen Middlefield

Seeking to satisfy residents' concerns about a plan to widen Middlefield Road near Oregon Expressway, Palo Alto Planning...

Original post made on Aug. 27, 2009
Last comment by Erin, on Aug 31, 2009 at 10:45 am | 36 comments | 2326 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Menlo Park credit union robbed

An armed man robbed the Tyco Credit Union at 220 Jefferson Drive in Menlo Park Wednesday at about 3 p.m. and got away with...

Original post made on Aug. 27, 2009
Last comment by Unknown, on Aug 31, 2009 at 10:28 am | 2 comments | 1887 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

Is the Palo Alto Children's theater lossing it's gem luster?

The children's theater gained it's popularity through the spirit of the children. It was created to support the children...

Original post made by 78sun on Aug. 17, 2009
Last comment by Miss The Old PACT, on Aug 30, 2009 at 8:33 pm | 6 comments | 2593 Views

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Senate OKs prisoner-release despite DA warning

California's district attorneys are warning that the release of thousands of prisoners under a budget-cutting "reclassification"...

Original post made on Aug. 21, 2009
Last comment by OhlonePar, on Aug 30, 2009 at 6:00 pm | 7 comments | 1976 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Thefts, vandalism cause Midtown Garden closure

The gate has always been unlocked at the Midtown Community Garden for anyone to come and enjoy the ambiance -- a little bit...

Original post made on Aug. 26, 2009
Last comment by Who Cares, on Aug 30, 2009 at 2:40 pm | 12 comments | 2162 Views

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Are milk cartons recyclable?

Earlier this year, the Recycling Drop-Off Center stopped accepting milk cartons, but there was a notice that the new GreenWaste...

Original post made by WilliamR on Jul. 25, 2009
Last comment by Dr. McGlew, on Aug 30, 2009 at 2:17 pm | 5 comments | 3562 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

bicyclist killed by hit-and-run in Los Altos Hills on August 22

54-year-old Dave Delgado, father of 2, was killed by a hit-and-run car driver near the corner of Purisima Rd. and Concepcion...

Original post made by sarah on Aug. 30, 2009
There are no comments yet. 2480 Views

SPORTS

Riding, roping and rodeo-ing

It's a hot Saturday afternoon at Ravenswood Ranch in East Palo Alto. Out on Weeks Street, which bounds ranch's west side,...

Original post made on Aug. 30, 2009
Last comment by sarah, on Aug 30, 2009 at 11:16 am | 2 comments | 2681 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

Court ruling 'won't slow high-speed rail project'

A court ruling ordering the California High-Speed Rail Authority to rewrite portions of its environmental review for the...

Original post made on Aug. 28, 2009
Last comment by mSkehan, on Aug 30, 2009 at 9:17 am | 9 comments | 2319 Views

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News Digest

<B>Electric cars charge into Palo Alto Read the full story here http://www.PaloAltoOnline.com/weekly/story.php?story_id=11533...

Original post made on Aug. 30, 2009
Last comment by ts, on Aug 30, 2009 at 3:21 am | 1 comment | 1895 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

More Arson Fires at Gunn

This time the sports fields were targeted. Benches, trashcans, even the sacred baseball backstop was set ablaze. http://twitter.com/qqpa qq...

Original post made by qq on Aug. 29, 2009
Last comment by Cut the Stress Level, Skelly, on Aug 30, 2009 at 12:47 am | 1 comment | 1920 Views

ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

What is a Trillion?

Earlier this year in March president Obama's budget predicted total deficits for the next decade of nearly $7 trillion. ...

Original post made by resident on Aug. 27, 2009
Last comment by Walter_E_Wallis, on Aug 29, 2009 at 7:16 pm | 5 comments | 1851 Views

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Minor collision becomes a 'hit-and-run'

A pedestrian/car collision with minor injuries has become a hit-and-run case when the car's driver left the scene. Palo Alto...

Original post made on Aug. 27, 2009
Last comment by Citizen of the World, on Aug 29, 2009 at 4:32 pm | 40 comments | 2498 Views
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