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ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

High-speed rail 'teach-in' Saturday

The City of Palo Alto will host a six-hour workshop on the California high-speed rail project Saturday, Sept. 12, designed...

Original post made on Sep. 10, 2009
Last comment by get_involved, on Sep 11, 2009 at 12:11 pm | 11 comments | 2250 Views

AROUND TOWN

"Police Plan Public Meeting" Tonight, Tuesday at Cubberley Community Center. 6:30 p.m.

It's important that everyone come to this meeting to listen and express views of what's needed in South Palo Alto in the...

Original post made by Rick on Feb. 24, 2009
Last comment by qq, on Feb 24, 2009 at 5:34 pm | 1 comment | 2250 Views

AROUND TOWN

East Palo Alto man dies in Skyline Blvd. crash

Gonzalo Martinez-Hernandez, 50, of East Palo Alto was found dead Sunday morning in the back seat of a car down an embankment...

Original post made on Jun. 21, 2010
Last comment by Palo Parent, on Jun 21, 2010 at 12:56 pm | 6 comments | 2250 Views

AROUND TOWN

CCS Open Division a comfortable draw for Palo Alto

==BI Baseball playoffs== The Central Coast Section Open Division playoffs can be a virtual mine field in any sport. In baseball,...

Original post made on May. 19, 2015
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AROUND TOWN

Digging in

In an age when faster is better and attention spans are shortening, when people are hustling and smartphones demand quicker...

Original post made on Jul. 29, 2016
Last comment by Catherine Bourquin, on Aug 1, 2016 at 3:47 pm | 3 comments | 2250 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Palo Alto schools face even bigger budget gap

Palo Alto schools will be hit with a "structural deficit" of $5.7 million -- about 4 percent of its operating budget and...

Original post made on Sep. 9, 2009
Last comment by palo alto mom, on Sep 13, 2009 at 9:08 am | 13 comments | 2249 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Man is shot and wounded in East Palo Alto

A 43-year-old Menlo Park man with a lower-back gunshot wound was found early this morning by East Palo Alto police. The shooting...

Original post made on Mar. 25, 2009
Last comment by Get a clue, on Mar 27, 2009 at 3:20 pm | 9 comments | 2249 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Victor Frost pleads 'not guilty' to disturbance

Victor Frost, Palo Alto's well-known panhandler, plead "not guilty" on Tuesday morning to a misdemeanor charge of disturbing...

Original post made on Nov. 10, 2009
Last comment by DEFROST PA, on Dec 2, 2009 at 3:19 pm | 24 comments | 2249 Views

ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

McCain the day after 9/11: "There is a system out there or network, and that network is going to have to be attacked."

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Original post made by HOT HEAD ALERT on Aug. 18, 2008
Last comment by Perspective, on Aug 20, 2008 at 12:54 pm | 26 comments | 2249 Views

ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

The Irony of Dems Supporting Bush Tax Cuts

Politics is a strange thing. Obama has embraced the vast majority of GWB's tax cuts, something he opposed for a long time....

Original post made by Lawrence on Jan. 1, 2013
Last comment by a tale of 2 perspectives, on Jan 9, 2013 at 10:19 am | 42 comments | 2249 Views

AROUND TOWN

Art in the moonlight

There's something electric about running, working up a sweat and bonding with friends and family in the moonlight —...

Original post made on Sep. 18, 2015
Last comment by resident 1, on Sep 18, 2015 at 10:13 pm | 1 comment | 2249 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

Having trouble getting a home loan?

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Original post made by Megan Rawlins, Palo Alto Weekly on Aug. 22, 2008
Last comment by Perspective, on Aug 23, 2008 at 5:53 am | 1 comment | 2248 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

Palo Alto considers tighter rules on hazardous materials

Seeking to calm fears in the Barron Park neighborhood about toxic materials from a nearby plating shop flowing onto residents'...

Original post made on Apr. 20, 2012
Last comment by jack, on Apr 25, 2012 at 10:54 am | 8 comments | 2248 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Palo Alto suspect who hit cop returns to area

Pascual Nuno Martinez, 50, arrived back in Santa Clara County Sunday night after being successfully extradited from Kansas...

Original post made on Feb. 2, 2009
Last comment by YouShouldKnow, on Feb 5, 2009 at 6:29 pm | 3 comments | 2248 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Statement from Superintendent Kevin Skelly

Superintendent Kevin Skelly released the following statement regarding the death of Gunn High School student Sonya Raymakers: Read...

Original post made on Jun. 4, 2009
Last comment by Sharon, on Jun 9, 2009 at 2:46 am | 9 comments | 2248 Views

AROUND TOWN

What's with the brown water coming out of our faucets?

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Original post made by H2O on Aug. 6, 2008
Last comment by H20, on Aug 6, 2008 at 9:35 pm | 1 comment | 2248 Views

AROUND TOWN

Simitian's green-energy bill clears Legislature

A proposal by Sen. Joe Simitian, D-Palo Alto, to require California utilities to obtain a greater share of their electricity...

Original post made on Mar. 29, 2011
Last comment by fireman aj, on Apr 1, 2011 at 12:11 pm | 42 comments | 2248 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

City Internet Server Crashes Again -- On a Weekend Again

What happened this time that affected the computer access of the police, fire, and libraries in north Palo Alto? Why did...

Original post made by Deep Throat on Mar. 28, 2009
Last comment by qq, on Mar 29, 2009 at 5:32 am | 11 comments | 2247 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

Palo Alto to shift dispatch center to mobile unit

Palo Alto's dispatch center will be moved from the City Hall basement to the city's state-of-the-art Mobile Emergency Operations...

Original post made on Mar. 12, 2012
Last comment by DDee, on Mar 13, 2012 at 3:00 pm | 14 comments | 2247 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Welcoming the year of the dragon

For many of Chinese descent, the Chinese New Year is the most important holiday of the year -- a bit like Christmas and New...

Original post made on Feb. 4, 2012
Last comment by Anonymous, on Feb 4, 2012 at 8:37 am | 1 comment | 2247 Views
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