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PALO ALTO ISSUES

Palo Alto prepares for storms, potential outages

The City of Palo Alto Utilities department has organized a 24-hour control center and stand-by crews to help residents weather...

Original post made on Nov. 29, 2012
Last comment by low tech, on Nov 30, 2012 at 8:33 am | 8 comments | 1103 Views

AROUND TOWN

Baylands sculpture dedication planned for Friday

Palo Alto Mayor Sid Espinosa and other local cyclists will commemorate the life of cycling advocate Bill Bliss at 10:30 a.m....

Original post made on Apr. 17, 2011
Last comment by art, on Apr 20, 2011 at 9:53 am | 4 comments | 1102 Views

SPORTS

Palo Alto Oaks remain perfect with a sweep

==B Summer baseball== The Palo Alto Oaks are off to a 4-0 start to the summer baseball season after sweeping a doubleheader...

Original post made on Jun. 9, 2011
Last comment by local gurl, on Jun 9, 2011 at 9:49 am | 1 comment | 1102 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

Police: Outrage over homicides leads to tips

After decades of adhering to a "no-snitch" culture, East Palo Alto residents are coming forward with tips about recent murders...

Original post made on Jul. 29, 2011
Last comment by Sue Dremann, on Jul 29, 2011 at 2:55 pm | 10 comments | 1102 Views

SPORTS

Menlo boys open CCS tennis title defense as top seed

The Menlo School boys' tennis team will open defense of its Central Coast Section title when the top-seeded Knights host...

Original post made on May. 1, 2012
Last comment by asst. coach werm, on May 4, 2012 at 8:48 am | 2 comments | 1102 Views

ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

How rail travel can work

Just returned from a trip to Europe where I used multi systems of public transport. I found it fast, clean, efficient and...

Original post made by European Traveler on Jul. 6, 2012
Last comment by palo alto mom, on Jul 10, 2012 at 9:26 am | 17 comments | 1102 Views

AROUND TOWN

Unemployment rates drop in California, Bay Area

Unemployment rates fell sharply across California in September, including in the Bay Area where one county's rate fell below...

Original post made on Oct. 19, 2012
Last comment by 10% is Good?, on Oct 22, 2012 at 2:15 pm | 5 comments | 1102 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

Stop the Leaf Blowers!

Why did Palo Alto pass a law against the use of leaf blowers when they never enforce it? The racket they cause is painfully...

Original post made by Ducatigirl on Oct. 26, 2012
Last comment by Ducatigirl, on Oct 26, 2012 at 7:08 pm | 2 comments | 1102 Views

AROUND TOWN

Stanford leaps ahead on creating biological computers

A team of Stanford University bioengineers has created a biological transistor that allows engineers to compute inside living...

Original post made on Mar. 29, 2013
Last comment by CrescentParkAnon., on Mar 31, 2013 at 8:10 pm | 5 comments | 1102 Views

SPORTS

Riley helping to lead New Zealand to new soccer heights

Ali Riley hasn't had much time to visit her old stomping grounds. Playing for the New Zealand national women's team takes...

Original post made on Oct. 28, 2013
Last comment by Peter Petroski, on Oct 28, 2013 at 12:02 pm | 1 comment | 1102 Views

AROUND TOWN

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 | 1101 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

6th Grade Dance this Friday Night at Cubberley

Attention all 6th graders!! :) There's a community dance tomorrow (3/16) evening at Cubberley Auditorium--for 6th graders...

Original post made by Carrie Manley on Mar. 15, 2012
There are no comments yet. 1101 Views

ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

Rail authority's 'new vision' includes old technology

Seeking to appease its Bay Area critics, the California High-Speed Rail Authority on Friday unveiled its latest proposed...

Original post made on Apr. 1, 2012
Last comment by Brian, on Apr 2, 2012 at 2:06 pm | 8 comments | 1101 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

Paralyzed cyclist, champion against cancer, dies at 54

Lawrence Viariseo, who survived a fall off a 100-foot Sierra cliff, triumphed over bladder cancer and became an avid bicyclist...

Original post made on Feb. 1, 2013
Last comment by mmmmMom, on Feb 7, 2013 at 8:15 pm | 7 comments | 1101 Views

AROUND TOWN

Film Crew in Greenmeadow Today?

There seems to be some sort of crew filming something in the home on Parkside right next to the Greenmeadow Pool's parking...

Original post made by Palo Parent on Jan. 25, 2011
Last comment by Palo Parent, on Jan 25, 2011 at 4:08 pm | 1 comment | 1100 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Competency of accused killer Elarms questioned

The man accused of killing East Palo Alto community activist David Lewis in a Hillsdale Shopping Center parking garage last...

Original post made on Feb. 24, 2011
Last comment by Steve C, on Feb 24, 2011 at 10:53 am | 1 comment | 1100 Views

AROUND TOWN

Heritage Oak at risk - Friday May 13th - Urgent

This is an urgent appeal to anyone who may be able to help - the SF PUC has informed neighbors in Menlo Park (SM County)...

Original post made by MaryAnnMP on May. 14, 2011
Last comment by MaryAnnMP, on May 14, 2011 at 7:30 pm | 3 comments | 1100 Views

ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

Rainy weather on horizon for Bay Area this week

Skies have turned gray over the Bay Area, and rainfall is expected for the next few days as a storm system from the Gulf...

Original post made on Oct. 3, 2011
Last comment by Hmmm, on Oct 5, 2011 at 12:43 pm | 5 comments | 1100 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Thieves smash their way into Palo Alto Foot Locker

Two men broke into the Foot Locker store in Palo Alto Tuesday, stealing $1,400 in clothing and shoes and breaking a $15,000...

Original post made on Jan. 12, 2012
Last comment by Sonny, on Jan 13, 2012 at 3:47 pm | 7 comments | 1100 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

Norovirus outbreak hits Lytton Gardens

A gastrointestinal norovirus outbreak that began early in January closed some sections of Lytton Gardens, the senior-living...

Original post made on Jan. 30, 2012
Last comment by Wondering?, on Jan 30, 2012 at 1:05 pm | 4 comments | 1100 Views
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