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Zuckerberg calls for immigration reform

The push for immigration reform got a boost Monday night when Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg gave opening remarks for a film...

Original post made on Aug. 6, 2013
Last comment by MiMi, on Aug 8, 2013 at 11:40 am | 22 comments | 1215 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Arrests made in burglaries of Menlo-area schools

Atherton police last week arrested a Menlo Park man in connection with the burglaries of three local schools: Hillview, Laurel,...

Original post made on Sep. 23, 2011
Last comment by JustMe, on Sep 23, 2011 at 2:42 pm | 1 comment | 1214 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

San Antonio Road crash victim identified

An 81-year-old woman who was walking along San Antonio Road and was killed by a car Thursday morning, June 21, has been identified. Read...

Original post made on Jun. 25, 2012
Last comment by traveler, on Jun 27, 2012 at 7:16 am | 11 comments | 1214 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Looking back at 2012

The task of handpicking a selection of photos that define a whole year is always a daunting one. After scanning through thousands...

Original post made on Dec. 28, 2012
Last comment by , on Dec 28, 2012 at 3:24 pm | 13 comments | 1214 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Paly grad acquitted of burglary charges

A Palo Alto man who suffers from schizophrenia was acquitted of residential burglary on Tuesday, April 23, but he still faces...

Original post made on Apr. 24, 2013
Last comment by Longtime resident, on May 2, 2013 at 10:36 am | 30 comments | 1214 Views

SPORTS

Report: Texas, Oklahoma schools will seek membership in the Pac-12

The Austin American-Statesman reported Sunday that Texas, Oklahoma, currently ranked first in the nation in football, Texas...

Original post made on Sep. 19, 2011
Last comment by Bob, on Sep 19, 2011 at 11:02 am | 1 comment | 1214 Views

SPORTS

Menlo baseball earns co-title with win over SHP

Senior righthander Freddy Avis threw a complete game, struck out seven batters and allowed one earned run to lead Menlo to...

Original post made on May. 7, 2012
Last comment by Freddysworld, on May 7, 2012 at 3:53 pm | 1 comment | 1214 Views

SPORTS

State honors for Paly's Boyd, SHP's Kremer

Of local note Palo Alto's B.J. Boyd and Sacred Heart Prep's Tom Kremer both concluded their high school careers in June...

Original post made on Jul. 31, 2012
Last comment by For the curious, on Jul 31, 2012 at 11:30 am | 2 comments | 1214 Views

ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

Local merchants hope for strong holiday season

As they piled their shelves with popular toys and festive treats, and crafted holiday window displays, local retailers this...

Original post made on Nov. 26, 2012
Last comment by Ducatigirl, on Nov 26, 2012 at 3:03 pm | 2 comments | 1214 Views

AROUND TOWN

'Lucky' break in potentially deadly East Palo Alto fire

An East Palo Alto apartment complex that has posed a potentially deadly hazard caught fire on Thursday (April 28) evening,...

Original post made on Apr. 28, 2011
Last comment by Jake, on May 1, 2011 at 12:15 pm | 12 comments | 1214 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Paly Track resurfacing and new gates

Why is Paly resurfacing the track already. It's less than 10 years old. It was in excellent shape, why did they feel the...

Original post made by Jim H> on Jun. 24, 2013
Last comment by Paly Alum, on Jun 28, 2013 at 4:25 pm | 22 comments | 1213 Views

SPORTS

National championships get under way at Stanford next week

USA Swimming While the top swimmers in the world are competing this week at the FINA World Championships in Shanghai,...

Original post made on Jul. 28, 2011
Last comment by John, on Jul 28, 2011 at 11:56 am | 1 comment | 1213 Views

ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

Lasers pointed at planes, coming from Palo Alto?

http://www.ktvu.com/news/news/fbi-investigates-laser-interference-two-sfo-flight/nPnzJ/ It seems that this is causing...

Original post made by Resident on Jul. 7, 2012
Last comment by Hmmm, on Jul 8, 2012 at 9:43 pm | 6 comments | 1213 Views

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Real Estate Matters

There are two types of deal killers in real estate: those that are correctable or avoidable and those that are core beliefs...

Original post made on Jan. 24, 2013
Last comment by enough!, on Jan 26, 2013 at 11:17 pm | 18 comments | 1213 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

Where did that bedroom come from?

Walk into any home, and you will find traces of the people living there now, and all of those who have come before. It is...

Original post made on May. 16, 2011
Last comment by Crescent Park Dad, on May 17, 2011 at 11:05 am | 3 comments | 1212 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

Man arrested after break in at JJ&F Market

Palo Alto police arrested a man Wednesday night after he allegedly broke into JJ&F Market at 520 College Ave. through a rooftop...

Original post made on Jul. 12, 2012
Last comment by Jaxk, on Jul 24, 2012 at 7:46 pm | 4 comments | 1212 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Robber shoots man in leg in Mountain View

A Mountain View man was shot in the leg with a handgun and robbed of his pellet gun this afternoon, police said. Read the...

Original post made on Jun. 28, 2011
Last comment by Resident, on Jun 28, 2011 at 12:53 pm | 11 comments | 1212 Views

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HP cleans house - one-third of the board of directors "resigns"

4 out of 12 directors are kicked out. In addition, HP is launching a new investigation of Mark Hurd. AP news report: http://www.sfgate.com/cgi-bin/article.cgi?f=/n/a/2011/01/20/st...

Original post made by Marky on Jan. 20, 2011
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Bird watchers ? ... anyone know about bright yellow birds ?

I just was totally blown away in my own back yard. Looking out the window I saw a bird I have never seen anything like before...

Original post made by Anon. on Jun. 1, 2011
Last comment by Anon., on Jun 2, 2011 at 4:33 pm | 7 comments | 1212 Views

AROUND TOWN

Ten people escape East Palo Alto house fire

Ten people escaped from a house fire in East Palo Alto Monday afternoon, Menlo Park Fire District officials said. Read...

Original post made on Jan. 24, 2012
Last comment by Hmmm, on Jan 25, 2012 at 2:55 pm | 11 comments | 1212 Views
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