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CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Pedestrian hit by cyclist dies in SF

We see it all the time in Palo Alto, cyclists do not stop at red lights or stop signs. I hope that all Palo Alto cyclists...

Original post made by Occasional Cyclist on Aug. 11, 2011
Last comment by Outside Observer, on Aug 12, 2011 at 7:58 pm | 5 comments | 1241 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Manhunt for prowler turns up empty-handed

A man who prowled outside a woman's bathroom after she had showered eluded Palo Alto police on New Year's Eve, police Sgt....

Original post made on Jan. 4, 2013
Last comment by ???2, on Jan 4, 2013 at 11:40 pm | 3 comments | 1241 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Armed robbery occurs near downtown

Palo Alto police are investigating an armed robbery that occurred Monday night at 10:07 p.m. on the 100 block of Bryant Street. Read...

Original post made on Aug. 13, 2013
Last comment by Kevin, on Aug 16, 2013 at 9:34 am | 7 comments | 1241 Views

SPORTS

Palo Alto's Tosky will swim for USC next fall

Competing just across the street from Stanford, it seemed only natural that Palo Alto High's Jasmine Tosky eventually would...

Original post made on Nov. 2, 2011
Last comment by Jonathon, on Nov 7, 2011 at 12:30 pm | 4 comments | 1241 Views

SPORTS

Stanford Sophomore Wins National Collegiate Triathlon

Stanford sophomore, Marissa Ferrante just captured the national title in the Women's Collegiate Triathlon Championships...

Original post made by Mary Turoff on Apr. 21, 2012
There are no comments yet. 1241 Views

AROUND TOWN

Tired of Real Estate Agents Restrictive Trade Practices.

We are all being ripped off by Real Estate Agents. Sellers must pay 6 percent on multimillion dollar homes to buyers and...

Original post made by jack on Apr. 29, 2012
Last comment by Anon., on May 1, 2012 at 1:03 pm | 13 comments | 1241 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Morning Palo Alto manhunt ends in two arrests

After an hour-long search, police apprehended a man at 9:15 a.m. who may have been involved in a south Palo Alto theft. Read...

Original post made on Apr. 15, 2013
Last comment by Nora Charles, on Apr 16, 2013 at 12:23 am | 18 comments | 1240 Views

SPORTS

Stanford loses MPSF volleyball playoff opener

The Stanford men's volleyball team was outlasted by Long Beach State, 26-24, 25-27, 25-23, 19-25, 15-13, in the first round...

Original post made on Apr. 25, 2011
Last comment by LB ALUM, on Apr 25, 2011 at 2:24 am | 1 comment | 1240 Views

SPORTS

Palo Alto soccer team drops opener to defending champ

Of local note The nationally No. 1-ranked Palo Alto 93 Blue has some work to do if the local 18U boys' soccer team has...

Original post made on Jul. 28, 2011
Last comment by Palo Parent, on Jul 28, 2011 at 12:36 pm | 2 comments | 1240 Views

SPORTS

Gunn, Paly boys advance in CCS water polo

==B Tuesday's CCS roundup== The Palo Alto and Gunn boys' water polo teams had it easy in the opening round of the Central...

Original post made on Nov. 10, 2011
Last comment by marvin bernard, on Nov 10, 2011 at 12:06 pm | 3 comments | 1240 Views

ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

Capturing cathedrals

Poor Peterborough Cathedral. In its early days as a monastery and then as an abbey, it was attacked by Vikings, sacked during...

Original post made on Dec. 11, 2010
Last comment by Jim Lewis, on Dec 11, 2010 at 9:20 pm | 1 comment | 1240 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

Obama to return to Woodside this Sunday

President Barack Obama is returning to Woodside on Sunday (Sept. 25) for a 4 p.m. gathering to meet and presumably break...

Original post made on Sep. 19, 2011
Last comment by mj street, on Sep 22, 2011 at 10:46 am | 30 comments | 1239 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Is the SAT a good measure of College Readiness

I am interested in asking parents of recent PAUSD grads about how they feel about this in light of this report http://paloalto.patch.com/articles/is-the-sat-a-good-measure-of-colleg...

Original post made by Parent on Sep. 29, 2012
Last comment by Jan H., on Oct 8, 2012 at 6:34 pm | 2 comments | 1239 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Mountain View police puzzled by Jan. 5 burglary

Mountain View police are puzzling over how a burglar managed to get into an apartment located in the 2000 block of W. El...

Original post made on Jan. 11, 2011
Last comment by Enough!, on Jan 14, 2011 at 10:30 am | 3 comments | 1239 Views

ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

New Zealand Earthquake

Last week I returned from a 10 day vacation with relatives in Christchurch, New Zealand. This is such a lovely City, the...

Original post made by Jean Wilcox on Feb. 22, 2011
Last comment by Lois, on Feb 27, 2011 at 10:57 am | 3 comments | 1239 Views

ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

The Omnishambles of Patraeus and Benghazigate

I know the American press and in fact all media worldwide like sex scandals, but please stop looking at this as a sex scandal...

Original post made by The wool is not being pulled over my eyes on Nov. 13, 2012
Last comment by Sharon hates Jews, on Nov 13, 2012 at 5:45 pm | 24 comments | 1239 Views

AROUND TOWN

Flag in terrible shape

Does anyone know why the US flag at University Ave and the train tracks infront of the restaurant is flying in such bad shape?...

Original post made by jake on Feb. 10, 2010
Last comment by Professor Villian, on Feb 11, 2010 at 11:20 am | 1 comment | 1239 Views

AROUND TOWN

Serial bank robber hits banks in Los Altos, Sunnyvale

A man who robbed two U.S. Bank branches within 20 minutes of each other on Monday is a serial bank robber who has struck...

Original post made on Oct. 25, 2011
Last comment by Kathy, on Oct 26, 2011 at 7:30 pm | 8 comments | 1239 Views

AROUND TOWN

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 | 1239 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

Mosquitoes at Greer Park

Has anyone noticed how terrible the mosquitoes have become at Greer Park? My daughter was playing soccer there this morning...

Original post made by Michelle on Aug. 13, 2012
Last comment by Resident, on Aug 23, 2012 at 5:35 pm | 7 comments | 1238 Views
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