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AROUND TOWN

Palo Alto police to address community Saturday

Palo Alto police will hold a community meeting with city residents Saturday morning to discuss crime trends and share department...

Original post made on Jun. 21, 2009
Last comment by lary, on Jun 21, 2009 at 3:48 pm | 1 comment | 2135 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Caltrain hits Volkswagen in Sunnyvale, service stalled

A Caltrain struck a Volkswagen Jetta in Sunnyvale this morning as the driver tried to push the disabled car across the tracks,...

Original post made on Jun. 18, 2009
Last comment by Walter_E_Wallis, on Jun 21, 2009 at 5:33 am | 6 comments | 2150 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

Workers' union publicly protests city takebacks

The closed-doors negotiations between Palo Alto and its largest workers' union turned public and testy Monday night when...

Original post made on Jun. 9, 2009
Last comment by Anna, on Jun 21, 2009 at 5:10 am | 129 comments | 10661 Views

SPORTS

Stanford looks to baseball veterans to open year

Stanford baseball coach Mark Marquess know that no matter how good his freshman recruits may be -- and this year they are...

Original post made on Jun. 21, 2009
Last comment by Craig Stevens, on Jun 21, 2009 at 12:05 am | 1 comment | 2778 Views

ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

Palo Alto 'health fair' to promote health reform

A "health reform" health fair will be held Saturday (June 27) in Palo Alto to promote national health-reform legislation,...

Original post made on Jun. 16, 2009
Last comment by R Wray, on Jun 20, 2009 at 10:17 am | 8 comments | 2345 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

Annual Meeting-- Crescent Park Neighborhood Assoc.

(Joint Meeting With "Three For The Creek") Tuesday, June 23rd, 7:00 To 9:00 PM, Art Center Auditorium, 1313 Newell Rd. The...

Original post made by Norman Beamer on Jun. 20, 2009
There are no comments yet. 2016 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

Our Library System Is In Danger of Closing: We Must Pass Measure "N"

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Original post made by love our libraries on Sep. 30, 2008
Last comment by R.Patrick Carpenter, on Jun 19, 2009 at 11:22 pm | 49 comments | 2926 Views

AROUND TOWN

Stanford offers $124 million in 'community benefits' for hospital expansion

New bike lanes, an expanded shuttle service and a $23.1 million payment for affordable housing are all items the Stanford...

Original post made on Jun. 16, 2009
Last comment by Dorothy Black, on Jun 19, 2009 at 8:49 pm | 49 comments | 3124 Views

ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

Marshland homeless camp given a reprieve

Residents of a homeless encampment with million-dollar views in East Palo Alto won a one-week reprieve from a small bulldozer...

Original post made on Jun. 18, 2009
Last comment by Walter_E_Wallis, on Jun 19, 2009 at 6:09 pm | 11 comments | 12708 Views

AROUND TOWN

Unique 'solar torch' to light Senior Games in Palo Alto

Former Olympic athletes and local high-tech designers gathered in the Palo Alto Westin Hotel on Tuesday to witness the unveiling...

Original post made on Jun. 19, 2009
Last comment by Senior Party Guy, on Jun 19, 2009 at 5:31 pm | 2 comments | 3515 Views

MOVIES

Patrick Swayze reportedly treated at Stanford for cancer

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Original post made on Mar. 5, 2008
Last comment by alyssa Ibarra, on Jun 19, 2009 at 5:29 pm | 5 comments | 6815 Views

AROUND TOWN

anyone have trouble with the DTV transition?

I live in midtown Palo Alto and use a rooftop antenna to receive broadcast TV. I've noticed an improvement in TV signal...

Original post made by Sarah on Jun. 16, 2009
Last comment by Sarah, on Jun 19, 2009 at 4:58 pm | 21 comments | 4750 Views

ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

Unemployment and Dueling Health Care Plans

As usual, because the media doesn't understand economics and expect socialist solutions to work, unemployment is always "more...

Original post made by Perspective on Jun. 8, 2009
Last comment by Perspective, on Jun 19, 2009 at 2:37 pm | 11 comments | 1852 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Math Survey?

Got an email from PAUSD about a Math survey .. could anyone figure out how to access this survey? I can reach upto the "Math...

Original post made by MidtownMom on May. 26, 2009
Last comment by OhlonePar, on Jun 19, 2009 at 1:41 pm | 8 comments | 2222 Views

AROUND TOWN

Free WEE ME Arts Day for Preschool-Age Kids on Sunday, June 28 at CSMA

Preschoolers & their families will enjoy a day of FREE art & music activities at the Community School of Music and Arts (CSMA)...

Original post made by Community School of Music and Arts on Jun. 19, 2009
Last comment by Community School of Music and Arts, on Jun 19, 2009 at 11:55 am | 1 comment | 2039 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

Editorial: A breakthrough offer on Stanford hospitals

The rebuilding of Stanford University's two prestigious hospitals — the single biggest development project in Palo...

Original post made on Jun. 19, 2009
Last comment by Cool move, on Jun 19, 2009 at 11:52 am | 2 comments | 2146 Views

AROUND TOWN

Police to increase presence at Shoreline concert

A nearly full Mountain View police staff is expected to patrol the Shoreline Amphitheatre's next concert June 26 after six...

Original post made on Jun. 18, 2009
Last comment by MR. IRONIC, on Jun 19, 2009 at 11:09 am | 7 comments | 2206 Views

SPORTS

Local teams taking shots at JO water polo qualifying

The National Junior Olympics water polo tournament is the largest such event in the world. The 2009 event will feature some...

Original post made on Jun. 19, 2009
Last comment by Parent, on Jun 19, 2009 at 10:56 am | 1 comment | 2942 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Driver arrested for DUI after Caltrain hits car

The 19-year-old driver of a car that became stuck on Caltrain tracks in Sunnyvale Thursday morning and caused train delays...

Original post made on Jun. 19, 2009
Last comment by Kirsten, on Jun 19, 2009 at 10:18 am | 1 comment | 2114 Views

AROUND TOWN

Gunn student remembered as 'smart, funny' classmate who loved music

The Gunn High School student who died in an apparent suicide Tuesday was remembered by friends as smart and funny, a boy...

Original post made on May. 6, 2009
Last comment by Gunn Student, on Jun 19, 2009 at 1:11 am | 90 comments | 7403 Views
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