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SCHOOLS & KIDS

Former Menlo basketball player, current assistant coach dies

Michael Harris, who worked as counselor and assistant basketball coach at Menlo School, was killed early Sunday morning in...

Original post made on Sep. 9, 2015
Last comment by Nayeli, on Sep 9, 2015 at 9:32 am | 1 comment | 2517 Views

SPORTS

Palo Alto wins softball showdown with Castilleja

The stage was set for Castilleja senior softball pitcher Sammy Albanese to make history. All she needed to do was throw a...

Original post made on May. 4, 2010
Last comment by Amy, on May 4, 2010 at 11:09 am | 1 comment | 2517 Views

ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

Saudi religious police ban pet cats and dogs

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Original post made by Jane on Aug. 1, 2008
Last comment by Your Pussy My Mouse, on Aug 2, 2008 at 6:43 pm | 4 comments | 2517 Views

ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

Eshoo: No plans for health care town hall?

As people pack town hall meetings across the country on plans for health care reform, Rep. Anna Eshoo, D-Menlo Park, has...

Original post made on Aug. 18, 2009
Last comment by Perspective, on Sep 2, 2009 at 9:03 am | 26 comments | 2517 Views

ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

Caltrain gets $16M grant for signal upgrades

Caltrain's effort to upgrade its train service surged ahead Thursday when the Federal Railroad Administration awarded the...

Original post made on Jun. 23, 2011
Last comment by Walter_E_Wallis, on Jun 27, 2011 at 3:45 pm | 17 comments | 2517 Views

AROUND TOWN

Palo Alto blaze sparked by soldering iron

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Original post made on Oct. 21, 2008
Last comment by Joe, on Oct 23, 2008 at 9:18 pm | 5 comments | 2517 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

Smoke and mirrors: fighting phony fires

Firefighter Daniel Fortino prepares to enter a house filled with fake smoke for a search and rescue training exercise on...

Original post made on Jun. 11, 2013
Last comment by BePrepared, on Jun 11, 2013 at 5:07 pm | 1 comment | 2516 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

District hosts meeting on math texts Wednesday

The Palo Alto school district is sponsoring a meeting Wednesday night for parents interested in discussing elementary school...

Original post made on Mar. 10, 2009
Last comment by Namreh, on Mar 12, 2009 at 12:57 am | 13 comments | 2516 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Addison boundary change recommended

School boundary changes are in the works for some families in the Addison Elementary School neighborhood as well as for high...

Original post made on Apr. 26, 2012
Last comment by at last!, on Apr 26, 2012 at 10:04 am | 1 comment | 2516 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Expert: Officer May shot in the head first

A gunshot-trajectory expert attempted to demolish assertions on Tuesday morning that Alberto Alvarez, 26, murdered East Palo...

Original post made on Nov. 18, 2009
Last comment by Anon., on Nov 20, 2009 at 2:10 am | 3 comments | 2516 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Tri-E-Z robbed by man with semi-automatic gun

The clerk at a Menlo Park liquor store got an unwelcome customer Wednesday night. Around 10:30 p.m., a man brandishing a...

Original post made on Jul. 26, 2012
Last comment by only thing, on Jul 27, 2012 at 12:48 am | 2 comments | 2516 Views

SPORTS

Palo Alto boys, girls grab division victories over Gunn

==B Wednesday's prep basketball== The Palo Alto boys' and girls' basketball teams continued their winning ways against...

Original post made on Jan. 12, 2012
Last comment by member, on Jan 26, 2012 at 10:18 pm | 4 comments | 2516 Views

SPORTS

Stanford grad looks to help Canadian national team

Stanford grad Rachel Quon was named to Canada's women's national soccer team and will play with the Canadians at the Cyprus...

Original post made on Feb. 28, 2014
Last comment by correction, on Feb 28, 2014 at 8:21 am | 1 comment | 2516 Views

SPORTS

Eastside Prep girls win their first-ever state hoop crown

With sophomore Kayla Tahaafe overcoming illness to score 15 points and grab seven rebounds, the Eastside Prep girls overcame...

Original post made on Mar. 24, 2016
Last comment by John Jacobs, on Mar 25, 2016 at 12:54 pm | 3 comments | 2516 Views

ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

Palin pre-empts state report, clears self in probe

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Original post made by Just When You Think You\'ve Seen It All on Oct. 9, 2008
Last comment by Sally, on Oct 11, 2008 at 9:22 pm | 44 comments | 2516 Views

ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

EPA woman pleads not guilty to murder charges

A 22-year-old East Palo Alto woman facing murder charges in connection with the April stabbing death of a San Francisco father...

Original post made on Jan. 16, 2009
Last comment by Mrs. Earby, on Nov 30, 2009 at 9:31 pm | 3 comments | 2516 Views

ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

Operation Marriage

<B>"Operation Marriage" by Cynthia Chin-Lee, illustrated by Lea Lyon; Reach and Teach; 32 pp.; $14.95 Read the full story...

Original post made on Nov. 12, 2011
Last comment by Sharon, on Nov 12, 2011 at 8:44 pm | 4 comments | 2516 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

Why Alma Street is always 1/2 closed for construction

I drive to Alma Street many times a day, since I live on Kellogg Avenue, and very close to Alma. I drive 2 kids to Hoover...

Original post made by Alma Elementary school parent driver on Mar. 13, 2010
Last comment by palo alto parent, on Feb 14, 2012 at 3:03 am | 10 comments | 2515 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

Alert system merger launches Aug. 11

Palo Alto's Community Emergency Alerting and Notification System (CANS), which notifies residents and businesses during emergencies,...

Original post made on Aug. 6, 2010
Last comment by Patricia Robinson, on Aug 6, 2010 at 12:14 pm | 2 comments | 2515 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

Briones House wall purchased for $30,000

The last remnant of the historic Briones House that proponents sought to preserve through nearly 14 years of litigation has...

Original post made on Jul. 27, 2011
Last comment by Moi, on Jul 27, 2011 at 10:32 pm | 13 comments | 2515 Views
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