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AROUND TOWN

Walgreens arsonist committed to psych facility

Nearly two years after his conviction for burning down the Walgreens building on University Avenue, Donald Ray Williams was...

Original post made on Dec. 12, 2011
Last comment by Anon., on Dec 14, 2011 at 12:04 pm | 4 comments | 1720 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

Media Center explores immigrants' tales

Ingeborg Baehr Hirschhorn's immigration story did not start out like the stories of the generation before her, immigrants...

Original post made on Jun. 7, 2013
Last comment by Immigrant Studio, on Oct 23, 2013 at 4:01 am | 3 comments | 1719 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Vigil Wednesday for 6-year-old Lisa Xavier

Community members are holding a vigil on Wednesday for 6-year-old Lisa Xavier, the Menlo Park girl who was killed last month...

Original post made on Dec. 7, 2009
Last comment by Laurel mom, on Dec 9, 2009 at 2:34 pm | 7 comments | 1719 Views

SPORTS

Paly, SHP boys wrap up league hoop titles

The Palo Alto and Sacred Heart Prep boys' basketball teams can now look ahead to the Central Coast Section playoffs, which...

Original post made on Feb. 16, 2011
Last comment by Stephen Kauffman, on Feb 16, 2011 at 12:26 pm | 1 comment | 1719 Views

ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

I like Obama's proposal to standardize No Child Left Behind

I just heard ABC news "top of the hour" report: Supposedly Obama is proposing "tough national testing standards" for schools...

Original post made by Perspective on Mar. 10, 2009
Last comment by Gary, on Mar 11, 2009 at 2:11 am | 3 comments | 1719 Views

AROUND TOWN

'Bike to Work Day' coming up this Thursday

The morning auto rush-hour Thursday will take a leave of absence, and become a bicycle rush hour. Or at least that's the...

Original post made on May. 11, 2010
Last comment by car driver, on May 12, 2010 at 8:57 am | 3 comments | 1719 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

Proposal to Increase Hours Worked for Temporary Employees

The Consent Calendar on the City Council's December 14, 2009, agenda has a proposal to increase the number of hours a temporary...

Original post made by Herb Borock on Dec. 14, 2009
Last comment by fireman, on Dec 17, 2009 at 1:25 pm | 5 comments | 1718 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

Caltrain asserts itself in race for federal funds

The two agencies responsible for building the Peninsula section of the high-speed-rail system now find themselves in a competitive...

Original post made on May. 18, 2010
Last comment by Richard, on May 20, 2010 at 9:03 am | 7 comments | 1718 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

String of robberies has Palo Alto police on alert

Palo Alto police are urging residents to be cautious when walking around the city after two people were nearly robbed on...

Original post made on Nov. 18, 2010
Last comment by Greer Stone, on Nov 19, 2010 at 3:26 pm | 25 comments | 1718 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

FYI-Mark your Calendar - May 23rd

Reportedly (PaloAlto Patch) POTUS (that's President of the United States) will be in Palo Alto - again - on May 23rd -...

Original post made by Bob on May. 5, 2012
Last comment by ugh, on May 8, 2012 at 5:51 am | 7 comments | 1718 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

Hard at work: transforming the Palo Alto Bowl site

Crews are building townhomes at the site of the Palo Alto Bowl at 4329 El Camino Real. The site will hold 26 homes and a...

Original post made on Apr. 18, 2013
Last comment by Nora Charles, on Apr 19, 2013 at 1:02 pm | 5 comments | 1718 Views

AROUND TOWN

'Historic bike ride'? How about 'Historic Lack of Planning'?

I don't get it. I've seen this cyclist around town on his hiwheel bike. He tried to cycle across the country but gave it...

Original post made by John the Man on Jul. 4, 2009
Last comment by susanMD, on Jul 7, 2009 at 10:32 pm | 5 comments | 1718 Views

AROUND TOWN

Building inspector fell after climbing guard rails

A City of Palo Alto-contracted building inspector who plunged to his death down an elevator shaft had climbed on two guardrails...

Original post made on Apr. 25, 2012
Last comment by SteveU, on Apr 28, 2012 at 4:28 pm | 11 comments | 1718 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

Ad Libs -- Visual art in Palo Alto: I'm still here

Weren't there a lot more places in Palo Alto to see visual art when I started this job in '05? Read Ad Libs, Rebecca Wallace's...

Original post made by Rebecca Wallace on Feb. 10, 2009
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PALO ALTO ISSUES

Counties urge H1N1 vaccination as third wave looms

County public health officials are asking residents to get vaccinated against H1N1 flu as soon as possible as a third wave...

Original post made on Feb. 12, 2010
Last comment by Polly Wanacraker, on Feb 16, 2010 at 5:27 pm | 7 comments | 1717 Views

SPORTS

SHP's upset opens door for possible Menlo title repeat

==B Wednesday's CCS roundup== Menlo School baseball coach Craig Schoof should be feeling pretty good following the opening...

Original post made on May. 18, 2012
Last comment by melbelli, on May 18, 2012 at 8:44 pm | 2 comments | 1717 Views

ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

Racists Criticize behavior and speech of Kanye West

I submit that we, as a nation, must accept that any criticism of someone not white is automatically racist, even if such...

Original post made by Perspective on Sep. 15, 2009
Last comment by Perspective, on Sep 16, 2009 at 1:14 pm | 11 comments | 1717 Views

ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

Proposition 14 is the game changer

Tuesday’s ballot contains one real game changer: Proposition 14. This aims to make our elected officials represent us instead...

Original post made by Lee Thé on Jun. 6, 2010
Last comment by hmmm, on Jun 9, 2010 at 6:15 am | 3 comments | 1717 Views

ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

Council balks at OK of 'Village at San Antonio Center'

The Mountain View City Council decided not to give final approval of a major redevelopment project at San Antonio Shopping...

Original post made on Apr. 27, 2011
Last comment by Carlito Waysman, on Apr 28, 2011 at 5:52 pm | 6 comments | 1717 Views

ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

Peninsula residents volunteer on East Coast

Ten local American Red Cross Silicon Valley Chapter volunteers -- including one from Palo Alto -- are heading to storm-devastated...

Original post made on Nov. 1, 2012
Last comment by Unions-Strike-Out-Again, on Nov 1, 2012 at 10:04 pm | 1 comment | 1717 Views
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