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PALO ALTO ISSUES

Arastradero arson suspect deemed unfit for trial

Damon Luce, the man accused of setting several fires at the Arastradero Preserve in Palo Alto, was found mentally unfit to...

Original post made on Feb. 6, 2013
Last comment by Anon., on Feb 8, 2013 at 2:28 am | 2 comments | 1839 Views

ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

Menlo Park signs off on Facebook terms

One by one, the public speakers at the Tuesday night meeting told the council in no uncertain terms what they thought about...

Original post made on Apr. 19, 2012
Last comment by Laura Caplan, on Apr 24, 2012 at 7:56 pm | 4 comments | 1839 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

BUSINESS TAX: $150 tax on Stanford and Foothill students to be included? Why not?

Tax on artists, tax on writers, tax on architects, tax on the arts on general, galleries,all retail, etc., tax on gardeners,...

Original post made by solon on May. 13, 2009
Last comment by Paul, on May 13, 2009 at 9:41 pm | 1 comment | 1838 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

More than 370 arrested in Bay Area for DUI

More than 370 people were arrested for driving under the influence in the Bay Area this Labor Day weekend -- Friday through...

Original post made on Sep. 8, 2009
Last comment by Cynthia, on Sep 9, 2009 at 12:31 am | 4 comments | 1838 Views

SPORTS

Palo Alto (13-0) will face Centennial (14-0) for Division I state bowl championship on Friday

It will be a battle between the unbeatens when Palo Alto (13-0) takes on Centennial of Corona (14-0) in Division I of the...

Original post made on Dec. 13, 2010
Last comment by Kevin, on Dec 17, 2010 at 10:44 pm | 12 comments | 1838 Views

ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

Stanford tops leaderboard at U.S. Collegiate

==I Hillman, Barte earn weekly honors== The sixth-ranked Stanford men's golf team fired a 2-over-par 290 Monday in the...

Original post made on Sep. 15, 2009
Last comment by sqjiEwCYpjqYLvN, on Sep 15, 2009 at 3:38 am | 1 comment | 1838 Views

ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

Trouble in Denmark

As a fan of Obama I want my President to lead, but my disappointment with him is has been measured by his lack of achievements....

Original post made by Ready Kilowatt on Dec. 18, 2009
Last comment by Walter_E_Wallis, on Dec 21, 2009 at 8:41 am | 22 comments | 1838 Views

AROUND TOWN

Wall Street Journal says HP bribery scandal is widening

This is a $44.5 million bribery scandal that took place between 2001-2006. HP executives allegedly bribed Russian government...

Original post made by Carly on Sep. 10, 2010
Last comment by Walter_E_Wallis, on Sep 12, 2010 at 4:12 pm | 4 comments | 1838 Views

AROUND TOWN

Bicycle etiquette and safety

Many of us in Palo Alto love to bike. I bike everywhere I can. My children biked to school for eight years, until they graduated...

Original post made by Mac Clayton on Oct. 10, 2010
Last comment by Occasional Cyclist, on Oct 10, 2010 at 1:29 pm | 2 comments | 1838 Views

AROUND TOWN

why no uproar?

So I'm curious. The Mitchell Park Library was demoed recently, and along with it all its trees. Were these trees not as...

Original post made by I\'m curious on Oct. 20, 2010
Last comment by Stanley, on Oct 27, 2010 at 4:35 pm | 15 comments | 1838 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

Palo Alto needs to follow State

Rightly or wrongly, the Governor has instituted furlough Fridays as a cost saving measure to help California's finances....

Original post made by Resident on Feb. 6, 2009
Last comment by Resident, on Feb 8, 2009 at 10:45 am | 3 comments | 1837 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Dramatic final arguments in Alvarez trial

The death of East Palo Alto Police Officer Richard May comes down to bad choices made by both the officer and defendant Alberto...

Original post made on Nov. 24, 2009
Last comment by Cynthia, on Nov 30, 2009 at 10:34 pm | 24 comments | 1837 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Lytton Plaza set for grand re-opening today

After three months of construction, the new Lytton Plaza will reopen this afternoon in a special ceremony featuring local...

Original post made on Dec. 18, 2009
Last comment by Oldtimer, on Dec 18, 2009 at 11:40 am | 3 comments | 1837 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Stanford Shopping Center worker beaten and robbed on Thursday

Story in the Mercury-News: http://www.mercurynews.com/ci_14344981...

Original post made by Bill on Feb. 5, 2010
There are no comments yet. 1837 Views

ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

Heavy rain, high winds expected to hit Bay Area

Nearly 10 inches of rain are expected to fall throughout the Bay Area by the end of the week in a series of storms not normally...

Original post made on Jan. 17, 2010
Last comment by Steve, on Jan 19, 2010 at 7:49 am | 4 comments | 1837 Views

ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

A 'human water line' floods Palo Alto streets

Bay Area Keystone XL activists took to rainy Palo Alto streets on Saturday to demonstrate against the Keystone tar sands...

Original post made on Sep. 23, 2013
Last comment by rick, on Sep 23, 2013 at 9:52 pm | 10 comments | 1837 Views

AROUND TOWN

Pension reform to go on ballot in Menlo Park

A Menlo Park initiative effort to reduce city-employee pension costs will go on the November ballot, the City Council agreed...

Original post made on May. 28, 2010
Last comment by scott gibb, on May 28, 2010 at 9:48 am | 1 comment | 1837 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

Traffic Cameras Could Eliminate City's Deficit

http://www.suntimes.com/news/cityhall/1479275,red-light-camera-uninsured-031609.article...

Original post made by Sun and Sand on Mar. 17, 2009
Last comment by A long time resident, on Mar 19, 2009 at 2:26 am | 13 comments | 1836 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Simitian to offer 'education update' in Palo Alto

State Senator Joe Simitian, D-Palo Alto, will hold an "Education Update" Jan. 23 in Palo Alto, reviewing K-12 education funding...

Original post made on Jan. 8, 2010
Last comment by Also Concerned, on Jan 8, 2010 at 10:42 pm | 2 comments | 1836 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Two PA men arrested after Terman burglary

Two 21-year-old Palo Alto men believed resposible for several burglaries in recent weeks have been arrested following a burglary...

Original post made on Nov. 14, 2008
Last comment by Robyn33, on Nov 18, 2008 at 8:29 am | 3 comments | 1836 Views
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