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AROUND TOWN

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Original post made by me on Jul. 6, 2007
Last comment by Rita O'Connell, on Aug 15, 2009 at 10:13 am | 7 comments | 3237 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Prison Guard's perspective

As a California Dept. of Corrections & Rehabilitation (CDCR) employee, I have had my fill with the statements being made...

Original post made by anon on Aug. 13, 2009
Last comment by Walter_E_Wallis, on Aug 15, 2009 at 2:11 am | 7 comments | 2293 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Portola Valley man sentenced for manslaughter

Portola Valley resident and 2007 Woodside High School graduate Keith Knudsen received a sentence of four years and eight...

Original post made on May. 28, 2009
Last comment by Chris Knudsen, on Aug 14, 2009 at 10:55 pm | 5 comments | 2837 Views

SPORTS

Palo Alto Power Seeking Goalie

This Class 3 girls’ team enjoyed a strong record in the fall of 2008 and will be playing Delgado in Fall 2009. They are...

Original post made by Marissa Mirbach on Aug. 14, 2009
There are no comments yet. 2287 Views

AROUND TOWN

Language School in Palo Alto or nearby

Hello. I have a friend that is planning to move to my place for a period of two months. She wants to enroll in an intensive...

Original post made by Anna on Aug. 14, 2009
Last comment by tutor, on Aug 14, 2009 at 7:05 pm | 1 comment | 1907 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

Eden Housing project cut to just family housing

The Eden Housing development in downtown Palo Alto was once envisioned as a win-win-win situation for all parties involved....

Original post made on Aug. 13, 2009
Last comment by altobelli, on Aug 14, 2009 at 6:42 pm | 9 comments | 2314 Views

AROUND TOWN

Lytton Plaza gathering honors war dead

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Original post made on Aug. 29, 2007
Last comment by without, on Aug 14, 2009 at 4:07 pm | 16 comments | 3781 Views

SPORTS

2009 Senior Games: Longtime partners take gold in tennis

After four grueling matches in the Palo Alto heat Thursday, Anita Murchie, 76, of Alexandria, Va., and Sylvia Will, 71, of...

Original post made on Aug. 10, 2009
Last comment by Laura Wuest, on Aug 14, 2009 at 3:30 pm | 4 comments | 4160 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Painting house numbers on curbs

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Original post made by Jim on Aug. 30, 2007
Last comment by phil welch, on Aug 14, 2009 at 1:45 pm | 9 comments | 5666 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

Is it allowed to extend your concrete driveway to double the normal size

I can see adding maybe five feet, but there are some residents who are doubling the size of their driveways with concrete....

Original post made by resident on Aug. 10, 2009
Last comment by resident, on Aug 14, 2009 at 9:02 am | 15 comments | 2325 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Banker Deborah Pappas wins 'Athena Award' for 2009

Deborah Pappas, known for her business savvy as a local bank manager and for her volunteer work in community-building programs,...

Original post made on Aug. 13, 2009
Last comment by brian, on Aug 13, 2009 at 10:14 pm | 3 comments | 2592 Views

AROUND TOWN

Alert police sergeant helps nab burglar suspects

A resident surprised two burglars stealing electronic items from his home in the 800 block of Oregon Avenue just before noon...

Original post made on Aug. 11, 2009
Last comment by george, on Aug 13, 2009 at 9:25 pm | 21 comments | 2855 Views

AROUND TOWN

Cubberly goes from real green to artificial green

I was astounded to see the green field and track at Cubberly being removed in favor of artificial turf. Isn't Palo Alto...

Original post made by Got Green? on Jul. 24, 2009
Last comment by anonymous jogger, on Aug 13, 2009 at 2:47 pm | 14 comments | 2723 Views

AROUND TOWN

Winners Breakfast to Honor Community's Unsung Heroes 9/18

On September 18, 2009 from 7:00-9:00 a.m., Family Service Agency of San Mateo County and Oracle invite the public to the...

Original post made by kchouteau on Aug. 13, 2009
There are no comments yet. 1698 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

the HP spying scandal drags on

Several HP executives and contractors plead guilty to identity theft and fraud charges back in 2007. I don't know why sentencing...

Original post made by Greg on Aug. 12, 2009
Last comment by Walter_E_Wallis, on Aug 13, 2009 at 12:38 pm | 1 comment | 1879 Views

SPORTS

Palo Alto 15-year-olds take it to the limit before falling in Pacific Southwest Regional final

For a few precious moments, Drake Swezey and his Palo Alto 15-year-old Babe Ruth teammates could dream of a return trip to...

Original post made on Aug. 11, 2009
Last comment by another baseball fan, on Aug 13, 2009 at 12:17 pm | 2 comments | 2276 Views

ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

East Palo Alto drops rent-increase lawsuit

East Palo Alto officials are dropping their legal challenge to Page Mill Properties, the city's largest apartment owner,...

Original post made on Nov. 26, 2008
Last comment by Perspective, on Aug 13, 2009 at 10:53 am | 29 comments | 3148 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

Coroner identifies Woman killed by Caltrain Monday

The woman killed by a Caltrain Monday evening was identified today as Leila Ruth Dewitt of Mountain View. The Santa Clara...

Original post made on Aug. 11, 2009
Last comment by Walter_E_Wallis, on Aug 13, 2009 at 10:18 am | 34 comments | 2266 Views

AROUND TOWN

Howling winds fan Santa Cruz Mountains fire

Firefighters are combating a wind-driven brush fire that has grown to more than 1,000 acres and has prompted the evacuation...

Original post made on Aug. 13, 2009
Last comment by McGrude, on Aug 13, 2009 at 10:08 am | 2 comments | 1770 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Kindergarten: Too much for 4-year-olds?

Palo Alto kindergarten teacher Diana Argenti, along with Palo Verde Elementary School reading specialist Natalie Bivas and...

Original post made on Mar. 30, 2009
Last comment by Nancy M, on Aug 13, 2009 at 9:35 am | 80 comments | 7437 Views
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