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SCHOOLS & KIDS

School starts for more than 12,000 Palo Alto kids

More than 12,000 K-12 Palo Alto students headed back to 17 campuses today for the first day of the 2011-12 academic year...

Original post made on Aug. 23, 2011
Last comment by Check the website, on Aug 23, 2011 at 3:21 pm | 3 comments | 2039 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

where is the interesting news?

Every day I read PaloAltoOnline and every day it is full of whining about grocery bags or car traffic or schools or cars...

Original post made by Rumsfield on Mar. 17, 2009
Last comment by Walter_E_Wallis, on Mar 18, 2009 at 5:29 am | 7 comments | 2039 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Boy, 12, shot by stray bullet in front of his home

A 12-year-old boy was shot in the ankle by a stray bullet while standing in front of his house in East Palo Alto late Monday...

Original post made on Aug. 12, 2009
Last comment by anon., on Aug 18, 2009 at 1:37 pm | 9 comments | 2039 Views

SPORTS

Stanford women's crew gets chance to repeat

==BI Stanford beats Hawaii in baseball== The Stanford women's rowing team will get a chance to defend its NCAA championship....

Original post made on May. 19, 2010
Last comment by Cal women's crew fan, on May 19, 2010 at 11:05 am | 1 comment | 2039 Views

SPORTS

Paly swim teams continue successful tuneups heading into the Section Challenge

The high school swim year seems to be one big tuneup after another as athletes prepare for the season-ending Central Coast...

Original post made on Apr. 22, 2011
Last comment by vikingsportswriter, on Apr 27, 2011 at 1:04 pm | 2 comments | 2039 Views

ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

Earth on the Brink of an Ice Age!

Earth on the brink of an Ice Age! MOSCOW, Russia - January 11, 2009 - The earth is now on the brink of entering...

Original post made by food for thought on Apr. 9, 2009
Last comment by Perspective, on Apr 11, 2009 at 7:17 am | 6 comments | 2039 Views

AROUND TOWN

Senior Dogs: arthritis medication -> Etodolac

Hi, Have you used Etodolac for your pet? If so, I am interested in finding out if your pet experienced any adverse reaction? My...

Original post made by Doggie\'s Mom on Apr. 5, 2009
Last comment by Nora charles, on Apr 7, 2009 at 12:24 am | 1 comment | 2039 Views

AROUND TOWN

Local library subscribes to novel music idea

For card-carrying members of the Palo Alto City Library, book and movie checkouts last for weeks but music downloads last...

Original post made on Aug. 29, 2014
Last comment by casey, on Sep 2, 2014 at 10:42 am | 6 comments | 2039 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

Celebration at the Garden Court

City Council candidates celebrated Tuesday night at the Garden Court Hotel in downtown Palo Alto. Leaders in the race by...

Original post made on Nov. 5, 2009
Last comment by PA Mom, on Nov 5, 2009 at 12:47 pm | 1 comment | 2038 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

Palo Alto considers wage experiment

Palo Alto may soon become a laboratory for studying the impacts of union-level wages on local capital projects. Read the...

Original post made on Jan. 2, 2010
Last comment by Walter_E_Wallis, on Jan 6, 2010 at 11:46 am | 14 comments | 2038 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

The new Mitchell Park library is ugly!

This new library is not only ugly, but it does not fit in the Palo Alto context. It is not welcoming to either kids or adults....

Original post made by Jane on Sep. 23, 2012
Last comment by Keep the list growing, on Oct 4, 2012 at 11:20 pm | 17 comments | 2038 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

School board candidates' forum set for Sept. 27

Candidates for the Palo Alto Board of Education will share their views Thursday, Sept. 27, in the first of several public...

Original post made on Sep. 19, 2012
Last comment by Barron Parker, on Sep 20, 2012 at 6:06 pm | 27 comments | 2038 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

City hopes to bring back second school-resource officer

With its financial picture brightening, Palo Alto is looking to bring back a school-resource officer position that was slashed...

Original post made on May. 25, 2013
Last comment by Resident, on May 28, 2013 at 11:53 am | 10 comments | 2038 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Bad date in Mountain View ends with arrest

A first date ended with kidnapping charges, after a Redwood City man refused to let a woman out of his car early Tuesday...

Original post made on Jun. 2, 2010
Last comment by Anon., on Jun 4, 2010 at 1:18 pm | 7 comments | 2038 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Man shoots himself at Baylands

Down at the Baylands Tuesday morning and the police had the parking lot near the boat launch blocked off with fire truck...

Original post made by Baylands Bob on May. 17, 2011
Last comment by Baylands Bob, on May 19, 2011 at 11:31 am | 6 comments | 2038 Views

SPORTS

Palo Alto baseball moves into a tie for first

==B Monday's prep roundup== The Palo Alto baseball team has moved back into a tie for first place in the SCVAL De Anza...

Original post made on Apr. 24, 2012
Last comment by FanofFreddie, on Apr 24, 2012 at 4:34 pm | 1 comment | 2038 Views

ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

Why did you lock the Zogby poll thread?

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Original post made by OhlonePar on Sep. 25, 2008
Last comment by Resident, on Sep 26, 2008 at 10:49 am | 9 comments | 2038 Views

ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

Heart surgeon Norman Shumway dies

Pioneering heart transplant surgeon Dr. Norman Shumway died Friday morning at his Palo Alto home, one day after reaching...

Original post made on Dec. 19, 2008
Last comment by anonymous--, on Dec 19, 2008 at 4:39 pm | 1 comment | 2038 Views

ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

Guantanamo for the pirates?

First let me say that I will fully support Obama, if he takes a hard line on these guys, including just blowing them out...

Original post made by Gary on Apr. 9, 2009
Last comment by Perspective, on Apr 12, 2009 at 5:01 pm | 19 comments | 2038 Views

AROUND TOWN

Electrical fire at Whole Foods Market

We have had reports of an electrical fire at Whole Foods Market this afternoon, shortly before 2 p.m. I just entered the...

Original post made by Tyler Hanley on Jan. 27, 2009
Last comment by Tyler Hanley, on Jan 27, 2009 at 2:11 pm | 1 comment | 2038 Views
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