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Obama in Palo Alto - which neighborhood?

Heard on the news that Obama is coming for a fund raiser to Palo Alto tomorrow evening around 7pm .. which neighborhood?...

Original post made by Mom on Oct. 20, 2010
Last comment by M Foley, on Oct 21, 2010 at 8:38 am | 1 comment | 1738 Views

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Around Town

TRANSITIONS ... Gary Baum's colorful six-year tenure as Palo Alto's city attorney will come to an end this month, when Baum...

Original post made on Oct. 22, 2010
Last comment by Resident, on Oct 22, 2010 at 7:10 pm | 1 comment | 1318 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

Protestors greet Obama en route to Palo Alto

Protesting President Barack Obama's visit to Atherton, Dave Menche waves to moving traffic along Alameda de las Pulgas on...

Original post made on Oct. 22, 2010
Last comment by neighbor, on Oct 22, 2010 at 9:07 am | 1 comment | 1350 Views

ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

Applicants sought for open-space board vacancy

Applications are being accepted for the vacant Midpeninsula Regional Open Space District board position caused by the death...

Original post made on Oct. 22, 2010
Last comment by bikes2work, on Oct 22, 2010 at 9:52 am | 1 comment | 1363 Views

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Support Group for Kids with Parents who have Aspergers

All the support groups in this area are for parents with kids with Aspergers. There are just as many parents with Aspergers...

Original post made by Toni on Oct. 24, 2010
Last comment by Start one, on Oct 30, 2010 at 6:54 am | 1 comment | 1381 Views

SPORTS

Stanford football wins, but is not happy about it

It wasn't the crisp game Stanford coach Jim Harbaugh envisioned following a bye week, but he won't complain too much. After...

Original post made on Oct. 25, 2010
Last comment by J. M. Thomas, on Oct 25, 2010 at 3:40 pm | 1 comment | 1525 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Con man allegedly commits crime behind bars

You can't keep a good con man down. Simon Gann, a convicted fraudster who allegedly sweet-talked a Menlo Park woman into...

Original post made on Oct. 26, 2010
Last comment by jazzman56, on Oct 26, 2010 at 8:19 am | 1 comment | 1450 Views

ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

The Truth about Social Security

Social Security pays to keep working people (and their dependents and survivors) out of poverty when they are old. It spreads...

Original post made by Resident on Oct. 26, 2010
Last comment by Slick, on Oct 27, 2010 at 5:23 am | 1 comment | 1417 Views

SPORTS

Palo Alto can either tie for De Anza Division football title or win it all with next victory

The Palo Alto football team probably figured it would have to wait until the final game of the regular season to successfully...

Original post made on Oct. 26, 2010
Last comment by Anne, on Oct 26, 2010 at 11:39 am | 1 comment | 1526 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

Reports: High-speed rail to start in Central Valley

Construction of California's controversial high-speed rail project will likely begin in the Central Valley thanks to a $902...

Original post made on Oct. 26, 2010
Last comment by chris, on Oct 26, 2010 at 12:09 pm | 1 comment | 1436 Views

ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

Bay Area home sales lowest since 2007

Home sales in the San Francisco Bay Area have dropped for the fourth consecutive month as of September, according to MDA...

Original post made on Oct. 26, 2010
Last comment by Stats, on Oct 26, 2010 at 1:53 pm | 1 comment | 1518 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Car hits, flips ambulance on El Camino in Palo Alto

Five people were taken to the hospital after a Toyota sedan collided with an ambulance at Oregon Expressway and El Camino...

Original post made on Oct. 27, 2010
Last comment by Bill, on Oct 27, 2010 at 8:40 am | 1 comment | 1380 Views

AROUND TOWN

City attorney retirement is new opportunity

The announcement that City Attorney Gary Baum will retire Oct. 31 after six years heading Palo Alto's legal department provides...

Original post made on Oct. 29, 2010
Last comment by Observer, on Oct 29, 2010 at 12:05 am | 1 comment | 1564 Views

SPORTS

Stanford women put their unbeaten soccer mark on the line

Three matches remain in the regular season and the top-ranked Stanford women's soccer team appears headed for more postseason...

Original post made on Oct. 29, 2010
Last comment by Joel, on Oct 29, 2010 at 11:50 am | 1 comment | 1595 Views

SPORTS

Menlo girls' tennis keeps a tradition alive with another title

==BI Thursday's prep roundup== One of the longest-running league winning streaks in any sport for some time has been a...

Original post made on Oct. 29, 2010
Last comment by Theresa, on Oct 29, 2010 at 6:01 pm | 1 comment | 1882 Views

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Veteran librarian named Palo Alto interim director

Palo Alto resident Ned Himmel will serve as the city's interim library department director until a replacement for retiring...

Original post made on Nov. 1, 2010
Last comment by Diane C., on Nov 1, 2010 at 11:54 am | 1 comment | 1389 Views

SPORTS

Winning is the only stat that counts for Cardinal QB Luck

==BI Stanford breaks into AP Top 10== ==I Next: Arizona at Stanford, Saturday, 5 p.m.== Andrew Luck only worries about...

Original post made on Nov. 1, 2010
Last comment by Dennis, on Nov 1, 2010 at 12:09 pm | 1 comment | 1514 Views

SPORTS

Palo Alto girls take 32-1 mark into final week of regular season

==BI Prep volleyball roundup== Palo Alto can take a step closer to winning its fifth straight SCVAL De Anza Division girls'...

Original post made on Nov. 2, 2010
Last comment by Theresa Carey, on Nov 2, 2010 at 11:21 am | 1 comment | 1620 Views

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Where can I read up on what/who to vote for?

Haven't had time to study the issues or candidates and cannot vote off of the sample ballot catalog. However, as my duty...

Original post made by Slacker on Nov. 2, 2010
Last comment by voted, on Nov 2, 2010 at 2:17 pm | 1 comment | 1507 Views

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Things quiet at polls, but not as quiet as June

The box of mail-in ballots at the Christian Reformed Church in Palo Alto filled to the brim early Tuesday afternoon, prompting...

Original post made on Nov. 4, 2010
Last comment by Alice Smith, on Nov 4, 2010 at 12:01 am | 1 comment | 1402 Views
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