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Tesla repays federal loan nine years early

Tesla Motors today wired the U.S. Department of Energy nearly a half a billion dollars, paying off the entire loan it was...

Original post made on May. 22, 2013
Last comment by TSLA, on May 28, 2013 at 10:17 pm | 9 comments | 926 Views

SPORTS

Azevedo leads Team USA to the gold medal in water polo, berth in 2012 Olympics

==B Pan Am Games== With Stanford grad Tony Azevedo scoring three goals, the USA Water Polo men's National Team won the...

Original post made on Oct. 31, 2011
There are no comments yet. 925 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

Revised 'Park Plaza' wins staff endorsement

A controversial quest by Harold Hohbach to build a three-story development on Page Mill Road could finally reach its terminus...

Original post made on Jun. 21, 2012
Last comment by jm, on Jun 21, 2012 at 8:07 pm | 4 comments | 925 Views

SPORTS

Gunn girls remain perfect in league golf action

==B Monday's prep roundup== The Gunn girls' golf team finished off the first half of its first-ever season in the Blossom...

Original post made on Oct. 2, 2012
Last comment by Chris Acker, on Oct 2, 2012 at 12:35 pm | 1 comment | 925 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

City Council members to fight massive buildings?

Which city council members running for election are interested in enforcing regulations and not allowing huge blocky construction...

Original post made by Michele on Oct. 17, 2012
Last comment by Jan H., on Oct 17, 2012 at 12:59 pm | 2 comments | 925 Views

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Palo Alto to hold Tree Lighting event Friday

Palo Alto plans to usher in the holiday season this Friday -- rain or shine -- with a Holiday Tree Lighting event in the...

Original post made on Nov. 29, 2012
Last comment by Resident, on Nov 29, 2012 at 7:50 pm | 1 comment | 925 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Host an exchange student and bring the world home!

AFS in the Peninsula is looking for host families for our newest exchange students for the 2011-2012 school year! Welcome...

Original post made by Kate C. on Jan. 24, 2012
There are no comments yet. 924 Views

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New Facebook apps to spearhead emergency support

Three Facebook applications designed to help people get support from their friends and family in an emergency are winners...

Original post made on Mar. 2, 2012
Last comment by Cid Young, on Mar 3, 2012 at 9:26 pm | 3 comments | 924 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

ClimateOne zings PA on housing

From the March 22 ClimateOne podcast. Gabriel Metcalf, the Executive Director of San Francisco Planning and Urban Research...

Original post made by Steve Raney on Mar. 28, 2013
Last comment by as is, on Apr 2, 2013 at 8:23 am | 16 comments | 924 Views

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Palo Alto close to decision on binding arbitration

Palo Alto's November ballot could expand Monday night when the City Council decides whether to give the voters a say on changing...

Original post made on Jul. 17, 2011
Last comment by A Noun Ea Mus, on Jul 20, 2011 at 9:33 am | 7 comments | 923 Views

AROUND TOWN

Clothes dryer causes Palo Alto house fire

A malfunctioning clothes dryer caused a home fire on Moreno Avenue on Friday afternoon, according to the Palo Alto Fire Department. Read...

Original post made on Nov. 19, 2011
Last comment by stop, on Nov 21, 2011 at 6:23 pm | 5 comments | 923 Views

ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

Obamacare stands.

We have just entered another historic first for our nation. Individuals can now be told what products they MUST buy,and producers...

Original post made by Perspective on Jun. 28, 2012
Last comment by Paul, on Jun 28, 2012 at 5:10 pm | 10 comments | 923 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Police arrest man for Independence Day stabbing

Police have arrested a man suspected in a stabbing that left another man seriously injured in East Palo Alto Wednesday night. Read...

Original post made on Jul. 5, 2012
Last comment by Phil, on Jul 5, 2012 at 12:38 pm | 2 comments | 923 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

High school sports gets a network of its own

The Central Coast Section (CCS) and PlayOn! Sports (PlayOn) announced the launch of the Central Coast Network, a partnership...

Original post made on Aug. 23, 2012
Last comment by Eric, on Aug 23, 2012 at 3:19 pm | 3 comments | 923 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

Letters

The Post with the most Read the full story here http://www.paloaltoonline.com/weekly/story.php?story_id=18421 posted Friday,...

Original post made on Feb. 8, 2013
Last comment by Ronna Devincenzi, on Feb 10, 2013 at 4:54 pm | 6 comments | 923 Views

ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

Nonprofit including Zuckerberg, Brin gives $33 million in prizes

A group of executives that includes local names such as Mark Zuckerberg, Sergey Brin and Anne Wojcicki awarded $33 million...

Original post made on Feb. 21, 2013
Last comment by local, on Feb 23, 2013 at 5:02 pm | 14 comments | 923 Views

AROUND TOWN

Have a happy and gratitude-filled Independence Day!

Heat or no heat, I am looking forward to the BBQ and relaxing in gratitude to our founding mothers and fathers who birthed...

Original post made by Perspective on Jul. 4, 2011
Last comment by Perspective, on Jul 5, 2011 at 11:33 am | 3 comments | 922 Views

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Eshoo seeks auction of broadcast spectrum

Spectrum auctions and privacy protection top U.S. Rep. Anna Eshoo's list of technological priorities, though with partisanship...

Original post made on Sep. 27, 2011
Last comment by Tyler Hanley, on Sep 30, 2011 at 9:34 am | 13 comments | 922 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

Editorial: Service hub needs new home

If Palo Alto has an Achilles Heel most city officials would say it is the handful of public buildings that easily could crumble...

Original post made on Feb. 10, 2012
Last comment by Anon., on Feb 10, 2012 at 2:25 pm | 5 comments | 922 Views

ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

Delegation from China visiting East Palo Alto

A group of Chinese government officials visited East Palo Alto Tuesday, Feb. 21, to learn about the city's rent stabilization...

Original post made on Feb. 21, 2012
Last comment by Raymond Lucas, on Feb 21, 2012 at 2:13 pm | 2 comments | 922 Views
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