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Best Of Palo Alto raffle prize winners

Congratulations to the following raffle prize winners. These businesses thank you for your Best Of Palo Alto votes. Read...

Original post made on Aug. 19, 2011
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And the winners are...

Red Hot Chili Peppers Read the full story here http://www.paloaltoonline.com/weekly/story.php?story_id=15392 posted Friday,...

Original post made on Aug. 19, 2011
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Palo Alto Bowl, the Midpeninsula's last alley, to close Sept. 16

Palo Alto Bowl owner Rhythm Smith sat Monday facing a sea of empty lanes, wringing her hands -- her left, with its long,...

Original post made on Aug. 19, 2011
Last comment by So sad., on Sep 16, 2011 at 7:11 pm | 47 comments | 4250 Views

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Read the fine print, consumer watchdogs say

The offer business owner Kit Reitman received seemed too good to be true: a half-page of advertising in a magazine to be...

Original post made on Aug. 20, 2011
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Medical breakthrough gives resident back his life

Palo Alto resident Alfred Bostic struggled with debilitating epilepsy for 62 years -- until a single operation at Stanford...

Original post made on Aug. 22, 2011
Last comment by Too much traffic, on Aug 23, 2011 at 11:18 am | 3 comments | 2346 Views

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Festival of the Arts hits Palo Alto this weekend

This year's Palo Alto Festival of the Arts features gourmet food vendors, live bands, kids' activities and a kinetic sculpture...

Original post made on Aug. 23, 2011
Last comment by Martin, on Aug 26, 2011 at 2:24 pm | 6 comments | 2256 Views

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Neighbors to host second annual disaster campout

This is it — the Big One. Bay Area residents have been anticipating the next major earthquake for years, and according...

Original post made on Aug. 23, 2011
Last comment by Annette, on Aug 23, 2011 at 3:27 pm | 1 comment | 2277 Views

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Q&A: Jane Fonda on life, longevity and activism

Actress, activist, author and fitness guru Jane Fonda answers Almanac questions about longevity and its effects, and activism...

Original post made on Aug. 24, 2011
Last comment by Walter_E_Wallis, on Aug 28, 2011 at 6:07 am | 28 comments | 2146 Views

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Palo Alto paramedics deliver baby on University

Palo Alto firefighters and paramedics rushed to University Avenue Monday evening to help a patient who was impatient to get...

Original post made on Aug. 24, 2011
Last comment by Perspective, on Aug 29, 2011 at 6:56 pm | 16 comments | 3461 Views

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Palo Alto tries to fill underused downtown garages

Palo Alto boasts no shortage of downtown parking garages, including one that hulks over Bryant Street, one buried under City...

Original post made on Aug. 24, 2011
Last comment by menlo park resident, on Oct 26, 2011 at 10:26 am | 51 comments | 4694 Views

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Tonight is 'Addison Night' at AT&T Park

Tonight is "Addison School Night" at the San Francisco Giants game, at least unofficially. Addison Elementary School students...

Original post made on Aug. 25, 2011
Last comment by Sandy, on Aug 26, 2011 at 5:57 pm | 4 comments | 10737 Views

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Second Fisher House approved for Palo Alto VA

A second Fisher House to provide on-campus housing for veterans and their families while receiving treatment at the VA Palo...

Original post made on Aug. 25, 2011
Last comment by PA Mom + Proud Member of the Elks Veterans Committee , on Aug 25, 2011 at 2:07 pm | 1 comment | 2483 Views

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Time to unplug

A common energy-waster called "phantom power" may be to blame for rising energy bills. Also named "vampire power" for sucking...

Original post made on Aug. 25, 2011
Last comment by Walter_E_Wallis, on Aug 26, 2011 at 1:12 pm | 4 comments | 1729 Views

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Power surge pops lights, televisions

Television sets and lights popped and and blew out in two East Palo Alto neighborhoods after a power surge on Thursday (Aug....

Original post made on Aug. 26, 2011
Last comment by Carlito Waysman, on Aug 28, 2011 at 12:03 pm | 8 comments | 3207 Views

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Controversial condo proposal suffers setback

For more than five years, Harold Hohbach's bid to place a three-story building on the corner of Page Mill Road and Park Boulevard...

Original post made on Aug. 26, 2011
Last comment by Too much traffic, on Sep 5, 2011 at 1:26 pm | 42 comments | 3273 Views

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Thousands expected to attend Palo Alto Festival of the Arts

Upwards of 150,000 people are expected to attend this weekend's Palo Alto Festival of the Arts along University Avenue, which...

Original post made on Aug. 26, 2011
Last comment by musical, on Aug 29, 2011 at 4:03 pm | 19 comments | 2241 Views

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Sea lion rescued from East Palo Alto creek Thursday

A sea lion found stuck in mud in an East Palo Alto creek was rescued Thursday night with the help of volunteers and a local...

Original post made on Aug. 26, 2011
Last comment by Walter_E_Wallis, on Sep 6, 2011 at 5:26 am | 7 comments | 1545 Views

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Photo gallery: Palo Alto Festival of the Arts

Thousands of people strolled down University Avenue this weekend during the 30th annual Palo Alto Festival of the Arts. The...

Original post made on Aug. 29, 2011
Last comment by dennis, on Aug 29, 2011 at 4:25 pm | 4 comments | 2155 Views

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Call for memories: Where were you Sept. 11?

Palo Alto Online is collecting local residents' memories of Sept. 11, 2001, to be published online in commemoration of the...

Original post made on Aug. 29, 2011
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Gran Fondo and Taste of Palo Alto to celebrate bikes and food in downtown

Palo Altans will have the opportunity in September to participate in what event organizer Hunter Ziesing called "the latest...

Original post made on Aug. 30, 2011
Last comment by Mark Weiss, on Sep 18, 2011 at 8:58 am | 10 comments | 2665 Views
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