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CRIMES & INCIDENTS

State AG releases guidelines for handling of campus sexual assaults

California Attorney General Kamala Harris Wednesday released new guidelines for the handling of campus sexual assault cases...

Original post made on May. 14, 2015
Last comment by Susan, on May 14, 2015 at 8:15 pm | 9 comments | 2554 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 | 2554 Views

SPORTS

Stanfords Gibbs takes a big step up in her next match

==B Bank of the West Classic == ==I Burdette pulls off upset win == Stanford junior Nicole Gibbs gets the chance to play...

Original post made on Jul. 10, 2012
Last comment by serena, on Jul 11, 2012 at 1:38 pm | 2 comments | 2554 Views

SPORTS

Stanford defense doesn't rest in MPSF title win over Bruins

==BI Cardinal corner == Senior Kelsey Suggs scored the game-winner, Maggie Steffens scored twice and the top-ranked Stanford...

Original post made on Apr. 28, 2014
Last comment by Jim, on Apr 29, 2014 at 12:26 pm | 2 comments | 2554 Views

ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

Bush/Cheney/Obama/Pelosi allowing Israel/U.S. to attack Iran

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Original post made by War Crimes on Jun. 22, 2008
Last comment by good for a laugh, on Jun 23, 2008 at 6:28 am | 3 comments | 2554 Views

ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

Designed for safety

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Original post made on Oct. 22, 2008
Last comment by Walter_E_Wallis, on Oct 23, 2008 at 2:38 am | 2 comments | 2554 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

Stanford biz school lays off 12 percent of staff

The Stanford Graduate School of Business laid off 49 employees, or 12 percent of its staff, earlier this month because of...

Original post made on Jan. 22, 2009
Last comment by wondering, on Jan 27, 2009 at 9:37 am | 15 comments | 2553 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 | 2553 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Trial of doctor for illegal prescription delayed

A trial in San Mateo County Superior Court for a Colorado doctor accused of illegally prescribing anti-depressant pills to...

Original post made on Jan. 14, 2009
Last comment by Clotho, on Jan 14, 2009 at 2:43 pm | 1 comment | 2553 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Driver pinballs through downtown Palo Alto

A man with a history of diabetes -- and convictions for driving under the influence -- rammed into several cars and narrowly...

Original post made on Dec. 6, 2010
Last comment by SafetyWoman, on Dec 7, 2010 at 4:18 pm | 22 comments | 2553 Views

SPORTS

Trotter helps fill the void for the Stanford men's basketball team

By the time Stanford coach Johnny Dawkins contacted then Campolindo High senior Jack Trotter in late April of 2008, it was...

Original post made on Jan. 27, 2010
Last comment by garyruppel, on Jan 27, 2010 at 3:11 pm | 1 comment | 2553 Views

SPORTS

David Shaw named Stanford football coach

Stanford Athletic Director Bob Bowlsby didn't have to venture far to find a new head football coach, as he named offensive...

Original post made on Jan. 13, 2011
Last comment by Bob B., on Jan 15, 2011 at 7:16 am | 4 comments | 2553 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 | 2553 Views

SPORTS

Come PA Knights play this Sunday 2pm at Paly!!!

The #6-ranked Pop Warner Football team in the country - The Palo Alto Knights Jr Midgets - are playing the only other undefeated...

Original post made by Chris Zaharias on Oct. 16, 2012
Last comment by Football fan, on Oct 16, 2012 at 3:47 pm | 1 comment | 2553 Views

ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

Bikes are Turned Away From the Train Even on Spare the Air Days

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Original post made by carol on Jul. 8, 2008
Last comment by Resident, on Jul 9, 2008 at 12:40 pm | 3 comments | 2553 Views

AROUND TOWN

Palo Alto area pagans to celebrate Samhain

On Halloween night, when trick-or-treaters in peaked hats and green makeup roam Palo Alto's streets, a roomful of real witches...

Original post made on Oct. 30, 2010
Last comment by Gaeilge, on Oct 31, 2010 at 9:24 am | 2 comments | 2553 Views

AROUND TOWN

Mountain lion reported at Windy Hill

A mountain lion was reportedly seen in the Portola Valley and Skyline area in San Mateo County Saturday morning, according...

Original post made on Oct. 10, 2011
Last comment by A Noun Ea Mus, on Oct 11, 2011 at 7:44 am | 19 comments | 2553 Views

AROUND TOWN

Mountain View City Council passes smoking ban

It just got a lot harder to smoke in Mountain View. On Tuesday night the City Council narrowly passed a ban on smoking near...

Original post made on Jan. 26, 2012
Last comment by some guy, on Jan 28, 2012 at 10:32 am | 4 comments | 2553 Views

AROUND TOWN

City to start major electrical work on Alma Street

Major electric-line replacement in Palo Alto could cause traffic delays on Alma Street starting today, June 19, the city...

Original post made on Jun. 19, 2012
Last comment by robit noops, on Jun 20, 2012 at 12:50 pm | 7 comments | 2553 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

Theatre Staff Removed For Political Goal?

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Original post made by oIled up thespian on Mar. 5, 2008
Last comment by litebug, on Mar 5, 2008 at 2:18 pm | 7 comments | 2552 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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