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AROUND TOWN

Stanford, other research universities to partner in bioscience collaboration

Three of the Bay Area's powerhouse universities have joined forces to work on a new biomedical science research center funded...

Original post made on Sep. 21, 2016
Last comment by Citizen, on Sep 22, 2016 at 12:30 pm | 5 comments | 2527 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

"Palo Alto" book by James Franco

I recently read the notorius book by James Franco called "Palo Alto". It is a very disturbing picture of the lives of Palo...

Original post made by Sohini on Feb. 28, 2011
Last comment by Sue, on Mar 10, 2011 at 1:15 pm | 8 comments | 2526 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Former Citigroup employee gets prison sentence

A former Citigroup Inc. sales assistant who stole $800,000 from the financial firm's clients in Palo Alto has been sentenced...

Original post made on Mar. 13, 2012
Last comment by David Pepperdine, on Mar 14, 2012 at 3:06 pm | 3 comments | 2526 Views

SPORTS

Former local prep standout Carey is new boys' hoop coach at M-A

Veteran basketball coach and East Palo Alto native Senque Carey has been hired as head coach of the boys' varsity basketball...

Original post made on Oct. 5, 2010
Last comment by Go Vikes, on Oct 5, 2010 at 3:58 pm | 1 comment | 2526 Views

SPORTS

Lin may be headed back to the NBA's Warriors this week

Palo Alto High graduate Jeremy Lin's stay in the NBA Development League may be over for the time being. After playing just...

Original post made on Jan. 3, 2011
Last comment by Fuzzy, on Jan 15, 2011 at 1:11 am | 3 comments | 2526 Views

SPORTS

Stanford grad, NBA veteran comes out as gay

Jason Collins, a Stanford graduate from 1998 to 2001, came out as gay today in a Sports Illustrated article. Read the full...

Original post made on Apr. 29, 2013
Last comment by Tom's Wife, on Apr 30, 2013 at 11:38 am | 5 comments | 2526 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 | 2526 Views

ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

first election results are in - New Hampshire

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Original post made by Donald on Nov. 3, 2008
There are no comments yet. 2526 Views

ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

Two men robbed at gunpoint at Foothill College

Two men were robbed at gunpoint Monday morning at Foothill College, a campus spokesman said. According to law enforcement...

Original post made on Nov. 19, 2012
Last comment by Chief Ron Levine, on Nov 22, 2012 at 12:54 am | 4 comments | 2526 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

Page 70 Water Rescue program

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Original post made by fireman on Mar. 7, 2008
Last comment by fireman, on Mar 11, 2008 at 1:31 pm | 10 comments | 2525 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

PUBLIC AGENDA: School board, structural improvements at Gunn High School

The Palo Alto Unified School District Board of Education will hold a special meeting to vote on the authorization to award...

Original post made on Nov. 12, 2008
Last comment by Neighbor, on Nov 13, 2008 at 10:32 am | 4 comments | 2525 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

Is it allowed to extend your concrete driveway to double the normal size

I can see adding maybe five feet, but there are some residents who are doubling the size of their driveways with concrete....

Original post made by resident on Aug. 10, 2009
Last comment by resident, on Aug 14, 2009 at 9:02 am | 15 comments | 2525 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

Letters

Oil leak Read the full story here http://www.PaloAltoOnline.com/weekly/story.php?story_id=13102 posted Friday, June 11,...

Original post made on Jun. 12, 2010
Last comment by Walter_E_Wallis, on Jun 12, 2010 at 12:14 pm | 2 comments | 2525 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

Barbara Carlitz

Barbara Carlitz recently offered a visitor a cup of coffee and a chocolate-chip cookie perched atop a napkin imprinted with...

Original post made on May. 1, 2015
There are no comments yet. 2525 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Police officer shot at in East Palo Alto

East Palo Alto police are investigating the attempted murder of an officer in a residential area of the city Friday night. Read...

Original post made on Apr. 19, 2009
Last comment by Parrisha, on Jul 30, 2010 at 7:57 pm | 16 comments | 2525 Views

SPORTS

Menlo nearly pulls off a shocker in overtime

==B Tuesday's girls' basketball== Menlo School nearly pulled off one of the biggest wins of the season before falling...

Original post made on Jan. 25, 2012
Last comment by basketball, on Jan 25, 2012 at 12:28 pm | 1 comment | 2525 Views

SPORTS

Luck sets rookie passing record in Colts' 20-13 win

Stanford grad and current Indianapolis Colts quarterback Andrew Luck set the record for yards passing by a rookie when he...

Original post made on Dec. 26, 2012
Last comment by Dean, on Dec 26, 2012 at 10:20 am | 1 comment | 2525 Views

ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

Gore Hits the Waves with a Massive New Houseboat

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Original post made by jj on Aug. 7, 2008
Last comment by x2, on Aug 22, 2008 at 12:53 pm | 21 comments | 2525 Views

ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

Guest Opinion: How to fund high-speed rail AND tunneling

With the passage of Proposition 1A last November and Congress's approval of the American Recovery and Reinvestment Act in...

Original post made on May. 15, 2009
Last comment by Clem, on May 20, 2009 at 12:17 am | 7 comments | 2525 Views

AROUND TOWN

School district to end retiree health benefits for new hires

As of June 1, teachers and others hired to work in Palo Alto schools will not receive district health coverage after they...

Original post made on Mar. 18, 2009
Last comment by just wondering, on Mar 19, 2009 at 2:57 pm | 7 comments | 2525 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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