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ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

Family hosts lemonade stand for cancer research

On Saturday, 9-year-old Jacob Goebers and his family will be hosting a lemonade stand. But this is no ordinary stand. Goebers...

Original post made on Jun. 8, 2011
Last comment by Paul, on Jun 8, 2011 at 12:35 pm | 1 comment | 1308 Views

ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

Police events to raise money for Special Olympics

Trading in their handcuffs and badges for serving trays and breadbaskets, Palo Alto police will raise awareness and funds...

Original post made on Jun. 13, 2011
Last comment by annoyed, on Jun 14, 2011 at 10:55 pm | 8 comments | 1308 Views

ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

Volunteers clean up the creek

Volunteers turned out in force at San Francisquito Creek, the local site for the state-wide Coastal Clean Up Day on Saturday...

Original post made on Sep. 19, 2011
Last comment by Beyond Searsville Dam, on Sep 19, 2011 at 11:42 am | 1 comment | 1308 Views

ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

Rail authority's 'new vision' includes old technology

Seeking to appease its Bay Area critics, the California High-Speed Rail Authority on Friday unveiled its latest proposed...

Original post made on Apr. 1, 2012
Last comment by Brian, on Apr 2, 2012 at 2:06 pm | 8 comments | 1308 Views

ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

Palo Alto braces for turnover at City Hall

With work habits shifting and employee benefits under fire, Palo Alto is bracing for an exodus of workers from City Hall...

Original post made on Oct. 17, 2012
Last comment by slow torture, on Oct 18, 2012 at 9:54 pm | 11 comments | 1308 Views

AROUND TOWN

Simitian: Slashing higher-ed crippling California

California's already faltering economy will be further damaged by severe cuts to to higher education, State Sen. Joe Simitian,...

Original post made on Sep. 28, 2009
Last comment by Carry this to its logical conclusion, on Sep 28, 2009 at 2:04 pm | 4 comments | 1308 Views

AROUND TOWN

Anne Ream: Talismans in Milan

We checked in a day early. The Hotel Diana Majestic is just as its name suggests ... gorgeous, art deco, amazing. We'd been...

Original post made on Sep. 8, 2011
There are no comments yet. 1308 Views

AROUND TOWN

Flowers for Vets Program Highly Successful

Many thanks to our Vet friends who helped make the second annual Flowers for Vets program on December 16 amazingly successful....

Original post made by Karen Froniewski on Dec. 30, 2012
There are no comments yet. 1308 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

News Digest

Murder suspect Zumot's plea delayed to January Read the full story here http://www.paloaltoonline.com/weekly/story.php?story_id=12021...

Original post made on Mar. 19, 2011
Last comment by Lindsaylee, on Mar 19, 2011 at 3:36 pm | 1 comment | 1307 Views

SPORTS

Stanford's Burdette advances in the U.S. Open

==I Stanford grad Klahn wins his opener== Stanford senior Mallory Burdette continues to steal the spotlight at the 2012...

Original post made on Aug. 29, 2012
Last comment by randy albin, on Aug 29, 2012 at 1:49 pm | 1 comment | 1307 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

A celebration of cycling to roll into Palo Alto

On the list of things the Palo Alto community enjoys, bicycling and food are right at the top, and the Italian-inspired Gran...

Original post made on Aug. 9, 2012
Last comment by Resident, on Sep 16, 2012 at 8:00 am | 6 comments | 1306 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Crash victim was Stanford visiting scholar

The man who died early Saturday when his car hit a tree and parked vehicle on Middlefield Road was a visiting scholar at...

Original post made on Dec. 20, 2010
Last comment by A Noun Ea Mus, on Dec 21, 2010 at 1:37 am | 8 comments | 1306 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Former Citigroup employee gets prison sentence

A former Citigroup Inc. sales assistant who stole $800,000 from the financial firm's clients in Palo Alto has been sentenced...

Original post made on Mar. 13, 2012
Last comment by David Pepperdine, on Mar 14, 2012 at 3:06 pm | 3 comments | 1306 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

East Palo Alto celebrates National Night Out

A barricaded East Palo Alto street was not the scene of a police action Tuesday night but a celebration to increase neighborhood...

Original post made on Aug. 8, 2012
Last comment by Adams, on Aug 11, 2012 at 3:46 pm | 12 comments | 1306 Views

ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

Mountain View woman wins $1 million lottery prize

Mountain View resident Emily Leach had the good fortune to wake up from a tumor-induced coma two years ago, and on Friday...

Original post made on Jan. 10, 2012
Last comment by Perspective, on Jan 12, 2012 at 4:00 am | 7 comments | 1306 Views

ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

Scholar: international education comparisons misleading

Rankings that show U.S. students lagging their international peers in academic achievement are misleading because they inadequately...

Original post made on Jan. 15, 2013
Last comment by Mike Alexander, on Jan 21, 2013 at 12:42 pm | 17 comments | 1306 Views

AROUND TOWN

Three juveniles arrested for theft in Palo Alto

Three boys were arrested in Palo Alto after they were seen stealing a package from a porch in the 800 block of University...

Original post made on Feb. 16, 2012
Last comment by palo alto mom, on Feb 19, 2012 at 9:16 am | 11 comments | 1306 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

10-year license revocation for three DUIs under new law

Beginning on New Year's Day, Californians who are convicted of DUI three or more times could have their license suspended...

Original post made on Dec. 31, 2011
Last comment by Koa, on Jan 2, 2012 at 11:41 pm | 4 comments | 1305 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Man attacked in Mountain View attempted robbery

An employee of Red Rock Coffee was injured Saturday when he tried to stop a man from stealing his bicycle, which was locked...

Original post made on Apr. 17, 2012
Last comment by support cj, on Apr 17, 2012 at 2:19 pm | 16 comments | 1305 Views

SPORTS

Paly girls earn another trip to the state finals

==B NorCal volleyball== When Palo Alto senior volleyball player Maddie Kuppe walked out of her house on Tuesday night...

Original post made on Nov. 30, 2011
Last comment by BIll Thompson, on Nov 30, 2011 at 2:45 am | 1 comment | 1305 Views
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