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City mulls options for limiting vehicle dwellers

Palo Alto's controversial proposal to ban vehicle dwellers continues to evolve and may ultimately include designated lots...

Original post made on Nov. 10, 2011
Last comment by Anne, on Nov 16, 2011 at 2:30 pm | 44 comments | 2473 Views

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Gas pipe linked to Cupertino explosion being replaced in Palo Alto

A type of polyethylene pipe implicated in an Aug. 31 Cupertino condominium gas explosion also is used in south Palo Alto,...

Original post made on Nov. 10, 2011
Last comment by piggy, on Nov 10, 2011 at 8:45 pm | 1 comment | 2511 Views

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Stanford: new model for breast cancer tests

Stanford University researchers have trained computers to analyze microscopic images of breast cancer with greater accuracy...

Original post made on Nov. 11, 2011
Last comment by Joyce, on Nov 11, 2011 at 11:43 am | 1 comment | 14946 Views

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Palo Alto residents honor veterans with gifts

Carrie Manley leaned toward U.S. Army veteran Doug Tharp's hospital bed at the VA Palo Alto Spinal Cord Injury Center, the...

Original post made on Nov. 12, 2011
Last comment by Carrie Manley, on Dec 5, 2011 at 3:27 pm | 9 comments | 2263 Views

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San Antonio Road construction to delay traffic

Construction on San Antonio Road from Middlefield Road to the Highway 101 interchange could lead to traffic delays for one...

Original post made on Nov. 15, 2011
Last comment by Sam, on Feb 2, 2012 at 6:36 pm | 11 comments | 2188 Views

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Mysterious meat sales concern Palo Alto residents

Barron Park neighborhood residents have been puzzling over mysterious meat salesmen in blue trucks who have been knocking...

Original post made on Nov. 15, 2011
Last comment by Bernadette Hsing, on May 15, 2015 at 1:08 pm | 37 comments | 7470 Views

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Firefighters lose legal challenge against Palo Alto

A week after Palo Alto firefighters lost their long-held right to take labor disputes to arbitration, they suffered another...

Original post made on Nov. 15, 2011
Last comment by Tired taxpayer, on Nov 23, 2011 at 8:17 am | 16 comments | 1782 Views

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Water-board member quits his day job

A locally elected water-board member has quit his day job with an environmental organization, citing, in part, "a little...

Original post made on Nov. 18, 2011
Last comment by Bush, on Nov 18, 2011 at 2:19 pm | 3 comments | 1498 Views

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Feature story: Ink on exhibit

The artists are adorned all over: a star under the eye, a butterfly on a knee, a wide-eyed devil on an upper arm. Now they...

Original post made on Nov. 18, 2011
Last comment by Walter_E_Wallis, on Nov 21, 2011 at 10:39 am | 7 comments | 3774 Views

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Locally developed app hits No. 1 on iPad best-seller list

A Palo Alto company's iPad app recently shot to the No. 1 spot on Apple's list of "top paid apps." The story behind the note-taking...

Original post made on Nov. 18, 2011
Last comment by Gunn Class of '67, on Nov 21, 2011 at 1:57 pm | 5 comments | 3488 Views

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Clothes dryer causes Palo Alto house fire

A malfunctioning clothes dryer caused a home fire on Moreno Avenue on Friday afternoon, according to the Palo Alto Fire Department. Read...

Original post made on Nov. 19, 2011
Last comment by stop, on Nov 21, 2011 at 6:23 pm | 5 comments | 1642 Views

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VMware unveils plan for massive campus expansion

Palo Alto's cloud-computing giant VMware is planning to dramatically expand its Stanford Research Park property by adding...

Original post made on Nov. 21, 2011
Last comment by Possible solution, on Apr 30, 2013 at 9:21 pm | 15 comments | 6084 Views

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Number of travelers will be up for holiday

More Bay Area residents will spend Thanksgiving away from home this year, according to a recent travel survey conducted by...

Original post made on Nov. 21, 2011
Last comment by Don't say this!, on Nov 21, 2011 at 10:31 am | 1 comment | 1445 Views

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Body found in Palo Alto Baylands

A person who was found dead in the Palo Alto Baylands Preserve on Sunday morning died of an apparent suicide, police spokesman...

Original post made on Nov. 21, 2011
Last comment by Hmmm, on Nov 22, 2011 at 3:32 pm | 3 comments | 1610 Views

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In Old Palo Alto, something to talk about

Last Halloween, Old Palo Alto resident Catherine Debs launched a beautification project in her neighborhood aimed at bringing...

Original post made on Nov. 23, 2011
Last comment by Walter_E_Wallis, on Nov 23, 2011 at 9:39 pm | 6 comments | 1793 Views

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Palo Alto tries to put Cal. Ave. project back on track

When Palo Alto officials meet next Monday to approve a plan to cut lanes and add streetscape improvements to California Avenue,...

Original post made on Nov. 23, 2011
Last comment by Ronna Devincenzi, on Nov 30, 2011 at 12:51 pm | 52 comments | 4141 Views

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Dry weekend expected post-Thanksgiving Day

If you plan to be one of the millions of Californians traveling this holiday weekend, get your umbrella ready and brace for...

Original post made on Nov. 23, 2011
Last comment by Resident, on Nov 23, 2011 at 4:26 pm | 1 comment | 2333 Views

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Former mayor Kleinberg helps garner award

The philanthropic arm of a nonprofit foundation headed by former Palo Alto Mayor Judith Kleinberg has won a prestigious award...

Original post made on Nov. 23, 2011
Last comment by JT, on Nov 23, 2011 at 4:42 pm | 1 comment | 1532 Views

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Postal big rig flips in Palo Alto

A U.S. Postal Service big rig flipped early Friday morning while exiting U.S. Highway 101 in Palo Alto, blocking east-bound...

Original post made on Nov. 25, 2011
Last comment by Anon, on Nov 27, 2011 at 12:36 pm | 7 comments | 4146 Views

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Merchants seek to cash in on Internet chatter

Recently, "daily deal" websites like Groupon and LivingSocial have dominated the online-marketing scene. But other entrepreneurs,...

Original post made on Nov. 28, 2011
Last comment by Downtown Girl, on Nov 28, 2011 at 8:48 pm | 6 comments | 3106 Views
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