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PALO ALTO ISSUES

On Deadline: 'A world without newspapers?'

What would it be like to exist in a world — or a community like Palo Alto — without newspapers? Read the full...

Original post made on Mar. 10, 2012
Last comment by real news, on Mar 10, 2012 at 11:11 am | 2 comments | 1241 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Cubberley, enrollment, budget top 2012 school concerns

Planning for the future of Cubberley Community Center will likely take center stage in 2012, along with growing school-district...

Original post made on Jan. 6, 2012
Last comment by PA Neighbor, on Jan 6, 2012 at 12:59 pm | 4 comments | 1241 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Police nab burglary suspects in Duveneck neighborhood

Palo Alto police chased down and arrested two Menlo Park men who they believe were planning to burglarize a residence in...

Original post made on Jan. 31, 2012
Last comment by Nora Charles, on Feb 14, 2012 at 3:56 am | 30 comments | 1241 Views

SPORTS

Five local hoop teams advance in NorCal playoffs

This time of the year usually means only one thing, that most of the winter athletes are already busy with their spring sports....

Original post made on Mar. 12, 2012
Last comment by hoops star, on Mar 13, 2012 at 3:35 pm | 2 comments | 1241 Views

SPORTS

Paly's Floreal will be busy in state track finals

Palo Alto junior E.J. Floreal has assured himself of a busy day on Saturday when the finals of the CIF State Track and Field...

Original post made on Jun. 2, 2012
Last comment by member, on Jun 2, 2012 at 12:56 am | 1 comment | 1241 Views

ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

What is wrong with Obama?

Apology and retreat is the Obama doctrine, apparently. We are paying the price for it now. Israel is in great danger. Placating...

Original post made by David on Sep. 13, 2012
Last comment by Peter Carpenter, on Sep 16, 2012 at 11:12 am | 16 comments | 1241 Views

AROUND TOWN

Palo Alto, Choked By Famously Free Parking, May Consider Pricing the Curb

Streetsblog article "Palo Alto, Choked By Famously Free Parking, May Consider Pricing the Curb": http://sf.streetsblog.org/2012/07/30/palo-alto-choked-by-famously-free-parking-may-c...

Original post made by should parking be tax-subsidized? on Jul. 30, 2012
Last comment by Adina, on Jul 30, 2012 at 2:02 pm | 1 comment | 1241 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 | 1240 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Man robbed in Mountain View by trio with knife

Three men robbed a 20-year-old resident of the 1200 block of Mercy Avenue in Mountain View, taking his iPod at about 10:40...

Original post made on Jan. 31, 2011
Last comment by JustMe, on Feb 1, 2011 at 11:14 am | 3 comments | 1240 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Police release sketch of Los Altos indecent exposure suspect

Police have released a sketch of a man who indecently exposed himself to a juvenile in Los Altos Monday morning. The man...

Original post made on Jul. 28, 2011
Last comment by turn him in, on Jul 28, 2011 at 5:51 pm | 3 comments | 1240 Views

SPORTS

Palo Alto's Tosky continues buildup for the summer

Swimming news Palo Alto High junior swim standout Jasmine Tosky didn't have a swim meet to compete in this past weekend,...

Original post made on Jun. 7, 2011
Last comment by palo alto mom, on Jun 7, 2011 at 5:36 pm | 4 comments | 1240 Views

SPORTS

Stanford fills baseball coaching vacancies with familiar faces

The Stanford baseball program named three assistant coaches Friday. Brock Ungricht rejoins Mark Marquess' staff this year,...

Original post made on Aug. 22, 2014
Last comment by randy albin, on Aug 22, 2014 at 1:03 pm | 1 comment | 1240 Views

ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

How do you know it's a police officer?

After a young woman from Atherton was pulled over last week by what turned out to be a police impersonator who stole her...

Original post made on Dec. 6, 2011
Last comment by Steve C, on Dec 7, 2011 at 12:56 pm | 7 comments | 1240 Views

AROUND TOWN

'Mayor's Challenge' takes on neighborhood unity

On March 25, the Mayor's Challenge -- a series of athletic events designed to bring neighborhoods together -- will kick off...

Original post made on Mar. 17, 2012
Last comment by Susan, on Apr 9, 2012 at 8:47 pm | 13 comments | 1240 Views

AROUND TOWN

Rail funds could give Caltrain a chance to electrify on two tracks

Last spring, Congresswoman Anna Eshoo, state Sen. Joe Simitian, and state Assemblyman Rich Gordon put forth a vision to implement...

Original post made on Mar. 23, 2012
Last comment by time to retire, yoriko, on Mar 26, 2012 at 10:47 am | 5 comments | 1240 Views

AROUND TOWN

Today's events (April 23)

[http://tedxbayareaapril2013.eventbrite.com/ Technology: 'Face2Face' with Polyvore co-founder] Tedx Bay Area presents "Near...

Original post made on Apr. 22, 2013
Last comment by Ex Pat, on Apr 24, 2013 at 11:48 am | 2 comments | 1240 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

Ravenswood school district helping raise money for Sioreli Torres memorial service

The Ravenswood Elementary School District is helping to raise money for a memorial service for a student who was struck and...

Original post made on Oct. 2, 2011
Last comment by ariani, on Oct 2, 2011 at 2:22 pm | 3 comments | 1239 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Los Altos police arrest two in separate burglaries

Los Altos police have arrested two men for residential burglaries in separate incidents in the past two days. Police arrested...

Original post made on Feb. 10, 2012
Last comment by Nayeli, on Feb 17, 2012 at 9:31 am | 7 comments | 1239 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Prescribed burn set in Arastradero Preserve

Firefighters set a controlled burn at the Arastradero Preserve May 30 to help eradicate invasive plant species and get rid...

Original post made on May. 31, 2013
Last comment by anon, on Jun 3, 2013 at 6:31 am | 8 comments | 1239 Views

SPORTS

Palo Alto Oaks remain perfect with a sweep

==B Summer baseball== The Palo Alto Oaks are off to a 4-0 start to the summer baseball season after sweeping a doubleheader...

Original post made on Jun. 9, 2011
Last comment by local gurl, on Jun 9, 2011 at 9:49 am | 1 comment | 1239 Views
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