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SPORTS

NCAA tournament hopes burn out in Cardinal loss to Utah

Chasson Randle scored 22 points but the Stanford men's basketball team dropped an 80-56 decision to third-seeded Utah in...

Original post made on Mar. 13, 2015
Last comment by Jim, on Mar 13, 2015 at 7:28 pm | 4 comments | 2565 Views

SPORTS

Palo Alto pitcher's no-hitter was just perfect this time

Bill Laskey had a career as a Major League Baseball pitcher that spanned 1982-88 with three teams, including two stints with...

Original post made on May. 1, 2015
Last comment by Huh?, on May 4, 2015 at 6:34 pm | 2 comments | 2565 Views

AROUND TOWN

Trading Cheetos for kale chips

Rapid weight gain -- and the diabetes it causes -- are becoming epidemic in low-income communities, where immigrants who...

Original post made on Sep. 6, 2011
Last comment by Orly Taitz, on Sep 8, 2011 at 8:59 am | 3 comments | 2565 Views

SPORTS

Luck's passing efficiency is well above average for Stanford

Stanford football coach Jim Harbaugh has been talking about Andrew Luck's "efficiency" in running the team in positive terms...

Original post made on Nov. 4, 2009
Last comment by Kevin Crispie, on Nov 5, 2009 at 9:58 pm | 2 comments | 2564 Views

SPORTS

Top Oregon high school running back commits to Stanford

==BI Of local note == Portland's Central Catholic High senior running back Cameron Scarlett, ranked among the top 30 players...

Original post made on Dec. 16, 2014
Last comment by John Thomas Whitcomb McCoy, on Dec 16, 2014 at 10:32 am | 1 comment | 2564 Views

ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

Mayfield Mall developer could be bowing out

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Original post made on Oct. 16, 2008
Last comment by Not a good idea, on Oct 17, 2008 at 11:47 am | 7 comments | 2564 Views

AROUND TOWN

Real Estate Matters

Technology has really changed real estate. Back in the day, agents had phonebook-sized Multiple-Listing-Service (MLS) publications...

Original post made on May. 10, 2013
Last comment by Leslie, on May 12, 2013 at 7:16 pm | 3 comments | 2564 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

Page Mill hotel plans to be unveiled tonight

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Original post made on Oct. 16, 2008
Last comment by No hotel shortage, on Oct 16, 2008 at 6:59 pm | 4 comments | 2563 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

Deaths

JoAnne Horsfall Beasley Read the full story here http://www.PaloAltoOnline.com/weekly/story.php?story_id=3552 posted Wednesday,...

Original post made on Jan. 30, 2011
Last comment by One of Tesler's GC, on Jan 30, 2011 at 9:17 am | 1 comment | 2563 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

Palo Alto extends Arastradero re-striping trial

Palo Alto's most divisive traffic-calming project will be in place at least until next summer, the City Council decided Monday...

Original post made on Aug. 2, 2011
Last comment by Douglas Moran, on Aug 5, 2011 at 4:03 pm | 20 comments | 2563 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Is it ethical to produce political material targeting children?

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Original post made by disgusted on Oct. 8, 2008
Last comment by Ted, on Oct 9, 2008 at 8:04 pm | 22 comments | 2563 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Armed men invade Menlo Park home

Two men armed with handguns invaded a home Saturday morning (July 31) in the 1200 block of San Mateo Drive in Menlo Park,...

Original post made on Aug. 2, 2010
Last comment by Nayeli, on Aug 3, 2010 at 11:45 am | 3 comments | 2563 Views

SPORTS

Palo Alto hosts Menlo-Atherton for NorCal title

==B CIF girls' volleyball== ==I SHP, Priory fall in semifinals== Dave Winn is not one to look past the next match. That...

Original post made on Nov. 28, 2011
Last comment by YSK, on Nov 28, 2011 at 10:17 pm | 1 comment | 2563 Views

ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

Another attempt to raise our Health Insurance rates

http://news.yahoo.com/s/ap/20090328/ap_on_go_co/insurers_out_of_network The Senate is looking at how insurance companies...

Original post made by Perspective on Mar. 28, 2009
Last comment by Perspective, on Apr 1, 2009 at 11:40 am | 23 comments | 2563 Views

ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

Woodside OKs Jobs-Smythe contract on house

Woodside's Town Council voted 6-1 Tuesday night for a resolution that approves a contract between Apple co-founder Steve...

Original post made on Jul. 17, 2009
Last comment by fireman, on Jul 18, 2009 at 7:42 am | 3 comments | 2563 Views

AROUND TOWN

Local homeless programs are in jeopardy

InnVision, which operates the Urban Ministry outreach program for homeless people in Palo Alto, along with a winter shelter...

Original post made on Nov. 28, 2008
Last comment by chrisk, on Dec 4, 2008 at 10:15 am | 8 comments | 2563 Views

AROUND TOWN

City mulls options for limiting vehicle dwellers

Palo Alto's controversial proposal to ban vehicle dwellers continues to evolve and may ultimately include designated lots...

Original post made on Nov. 10, 2011
Last comment by Anne, on Nov 16, 2011 at 2:30 pm | 44 comments | 2563 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

Palo Alto revising business-tax guidelines

Palo Alto officials are revising the rules for implementing a new business-license tax in response to criticism from a vocal...

Original post made on Oct. 14, 2009
Last comment by Kate, on Oct 16, 2009 at 6:21 pm | 43 comments | 2562 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

Police arrest man for Redwood City bank robbery

A 24-year-old transient was arrested earlier this week for allegedly robbing a bank in Redwood City, police said. A similar...

Original post made on Oct. 25, 2012
Last comment by Ducatigirl, on Oct 26, 2012 at 12:45 pm | 5 comments | 2562 Views

SPORTS

Stanford on top of the college football world

Andrew Luck threw four touchdown passes, including three to Coby Fleener, and the Stanford football team completed its dream...

Original post made on Jan. 4, 2011
Last comment by Pat Markevitch, on Jan 4, 2011 at 4:21 pm | 3 comments | 2562 Views
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Short story writers wanted!

The 31st Annual Palo Alto Weekly Short Story Contest is now accepting entries for Adult, Young Adult (15-17) and Teen (12-14) categories. Send us your short story (2,500 words or less) and entry form by April 13, 2017. First, Second and Third Place prizes awarded in each category.

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