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Second Spare the Air day declared this week

With more hot weather to come, the Bay Area Air Quality Management District has issued a Spare the Air Day for today (Tuesday,...

Original post made on Sep. 20, 2011
Last comment by breather, on Sep 20, 2011 at 8:51 am | 1 comment | 918 Views

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Kepler's Bestsellers as of 9/17/11

Hardcover Fiction 1 Spellbound - Blake Charlton 2 Leftovers - Tom Perotta 3 Night Circus - Erin Morgenstern 4 State of...

Original post made by Pam Grange on Sep. 20, 2011
Last comment by Amazon, on Sep 20, 2011 at 7:02 pm | 1 comment | 867 Views

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Veterans Affairs money to add Palo Alto jobs

The expansion of the VA Palo Alto Healthcare System on Miranda Avenue will add 2,500 construction and technical jobs in Palo...

Original post made on Sep. 22, 2011
Last comment by rem, on Sep 22, 2011 at 6:10 pm | 1 comment | 1370 Views

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Supervisor race pits Abe-Koga against King

Mountain View City Council member Margaret Abe-Koga declared her candidacy for county supervisor on Wednesday, setting up...

Original post made on Sep. 23, 2011
Last comment by Irv, on Sep 23, 2011 at 10:01 am | 1 comment | 1081 Views

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Hidden Villa honors local leaders

Mayor Sid Espinosa, Susan Ford Dorsey and Norman Y. Mineta were honored Saturday at the 15th annual Josephine and Frank Duveneck...

Original post made on Sep. 26, 2011
Last comment by All relative, on Sep 26, 2011 at 11:37 am | 1 comment | 994 Views

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Spare the Air alert issued for today

The Bay Area Air Quality Management District has issued a Spare the Air alert for today (Wednesday, Sept. 28) warning of...

Original post made on Sep. 27, 2011
Last comment by air pollution sucks, on Sep 27, 2011 at 2:45 pm | 1 comment | 1029 Views

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Downtown North

Downtown North, Palo Alto's northernmost neighborhood, is also one of its oldest. Soon after Palo Alto began as an offshoot...

Original post made on Oct. 1, 2011
Last comment by , on Oct 1, 2011 at 9:30 pm | 1 comment | 1501 Views

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Ex Atherton resident dies in Seal Beach shooting

Michele Daschbach Fast, 47, a former resident of Atherton and an elementary school student at St. Raymond Church in Menlo...

Original post made on Oct. 14, 2011
Last comment by Hmmm, on Oct 14, 2011 at 3:47 pm | 1 comment | 1269 Views

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To all Supporters of Palo Alto Bowl: Please Read!

To all supporters: all we can do now is make as many people aware as possible, take action toward both the council and the...

Original post made by Daniel Mart on Oct. 16, 2011
Last comment by Svatoid, on Oct 16, 2011 at 1:36 pm | 1 comment | 918 Views

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Children celebrate Halloween at Lucile Packard

A Halloween party was thrown at Lucile Packard Children's Hospital at Stanford in Palo Alto Tuesday afternoon for patients...

Original post made on Oct. 18, 2011
Last comment by JustMe, on Oct 18, 2011 at 10:20 am | 1 comment | 1123 Views

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Cohousing community taking shape in Mountain View

Designing one's dream home is a lengthy process when 13 families have to agree on everything. So how does the Mountain View...

Original post made on Oct. 19, 2011
Last comment by Jillian Brooks, on Oct 19, 2011 at 9:58 am | 1 comment | 1279 Views

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Photo gallery spotlight: 'End of an era'

The Palo Alto Online Photo Gallery features hundreds of images -- including this picture of the demolition of the Sears building...

Original post made on Oct. 21, 2011
Last comment by Anon., on Oct 21, 2011 at 12:53 am | 1 comment | 1005 Views

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VIDEO: 212 pounds of pumpkin pride

Dennis McClellan, store director of Piazza's Fine Foods, talks about his pride and joy -- a 212 pound pumpkin he grew. Video...

Original post made on Oct. 28, 2011
Last comment by Cute!, on Oct 28, 2011 at 4:01 pm | 1 comment | 1094 Views

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The spookiest Palo Alto street

Just days before Halloween, the homes along South Court look like any other typical Palo Alto neighborhood, with a verdant...

Original post made on Nov. 8, 2011
Last comment by M, on Nov 8, 2011 at 3:12 pm | 1 comment | 1167 Views

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A&E News

<B><B>TRAVELING MUSIC ... </B>Young Palo Alto bluegrass musician Molly Tuttle is headed for the Berklee College of Music...

Original post made on Nov. 9, 2011
Last comment by Letitia Roddy, on Nov 9, 2011 at 9:34 am | 1 comment | 919 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 | 1242 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 | 9760 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 | 891 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 | 1745 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 | 943 Views
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Touring the Southern California “Ivies:” Pomona and Cal Tech
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Chai Brisket
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Couples: Parallel Play or Interactive Play?
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SJSU Center for Steinbeck Studies to Honor Author Khaled Hosseini on Weds Sept 10
By Nick Taylor | 0 comments | 587 views