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PALO ALTO ISSUES

Retreat to focus on Palo Alto infrastructure

The City of Palo Alto's quest to repair aged infrastructure and replace outdated public facilities will be the focus of a...

Original post made on Mar. 26, 2012
Last comment by Marrol, on Mar 27, 2012 at 2:59 pm | 9 comments | 1086 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

A helmet saved my daughter yesterday

Gabi was riding her bike into Paly and swerved and crashed to avoid running into a boy who crossed her path. Even though...

Original post made by Carina Rossner on Dec. 3, 2013
Last comment by C, on Dec 8, 2013 at 11:01 pm | 4 comments | 1086 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Missing Los Altos windsurfer rescued

The rescue swimmer who plucked a stranded windsurfer from the San Francisco Bay Tuesday morning after she spent the night...

Original post made on Jul. 20, 2011
Last comment by Walter_E_Wallis, on Jul 21, 2011 at 6:49 am | 4 comments | 1086 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Palo Alto internet startup accused of widespread privacy fraud

Wall Street Journal says "Social Network Nears Settlement on Charges It Misled Users About Their Data": http://online.wsj.com/article_email/SB100014240529702042246045770303837455151...

Original post made by zuck on Nov. 12, 2011
There are no comments yet. 1086 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

$20K taken in Mountain View home burglary

A safe containing an assortment of jewelry and more than $20,000 in cash was taken from a house in the 1600 block of Villa...

Original post made on Mar. 13, 2012
Last comment by Creole Lady, on Mar 14, 2012 at 2:45 pm | 7 comments | 1086 Views

SPORTS

Palo Alto hoping to pin down another league title

History was made one year ago when the Palo Alto wrestling team won its first league-meet championship in 25 years. The Vikings...

Original post made on Feb. 10, 2012
Last comment by Jim Anderson, on Feb 10, 2012 at 9:12 am | 1 comment | 1086 Views

AROUND TOWN

Today marks fifth Spare the Air day of 2011

The Bay Area Air Quality Management District has issued a Spare the Air alert for today (Monday, Sept. 19). Read the full...

Original post made on Sep. 19, 2011
Last comment by Geez, on Sep 20, 2011 at 10:41 am | 4 comments | 1086 Views

AROUND TOWN

Long Time Palo Alto Business Moving to Los Altos

Nature Gallery, a fixture at Town & Country for 17 years has decided it is time to expand into a larger space and leave the...

Original post made by Claire Friedman on Jan. 14, 2012
There are no comments yet. 1086 Views

AROUND TOWN

East Palo Alto man shot while driving

A 27-year-old East Palo Alto man has been killed in an incident in which he was shot while driving his car and his vehicle...

Original post made on Feb. 13, 2012
Last comment by Anon, on Feb 17, 2012 at 1:38 pm | 3 comments | 1086 Views

AROUND TOWN

Editorial: Money as a 'public benefit'?

Today, May 14, the City Council will consider approving the controversial "Lytton Gateway" office building at the corner...

Original post made on May. 14, 2012
Last comment by Former Neighbor, on May 14, 2012 at 4:34 pm | 2 comments | 1086 Views

AROUND TOWN

Tree vandals

Who is cutting down the trees along San Fran creek by 101? Isn't that illegal? I saw a guy with a chainsaw out behind the...

Original post made by Sean on Jun. 2, 2012
Last comment by tree, on Aug 25, 2012 at 2:38 pm | 8 comments | 1086 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

Palo Alto beefs up Development Center staffing

Palo Alto officials forged ahead this week with a plan to streamline the city's notoriously complex permitting process when...

Original post made on Dec. 7, 2011
Last comment by Outside Observer, on Dec 10, 2011 at 12:13 am | 7 comments | 1085 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

Private rooftops to generate power for Palo Alto

Private rooftops in Palo Alto could start generating energy for the Palo Alto Utilities Department under a program approved...

Original post made on Mar. 6, 2012
Last comment by More-Smoke-And-Mirrors, on Mar 7, 2012 at 7:54 am | 5 comments | 1085 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Stanford breaks national fundraising record

Stanford University last year became the nation's first university to raise more than $1 billion in a single year, according...

Original post made on Feb. 20, 2013
Last comment by Stanford Applicant, on Feb 21, 2013 at 4:48 am | 5 comments | 1085 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Bogus 911 calls lead to arrest in Mountain View

While investigating bogus 911 calls, police arrested a man outside of a Mountain View car repair shop early Saturday morning...

Original post made on Jun. 1, 2011
Last comment by sTPSA, on Jun 1, 2011 at 9:02 pm | 2 comments | 1085 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Contaminated lettuce recalled

Some brands of bagged romaine lettuce salads are being recalled due to contamination with a strain of E. coli, according...

Original post made on Nov. 19, 2011
Last comment by Walter_E_Wallis, on Nov 21, 2011 at 10:36 am | 5 comments | 1085 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Two-acre brush fire skirts Stanford hills

A fire of unknown origin burned two acres of Stanford land off Interstate Highway 280 in Palo Alto Monday afternoon. The...

Original post made on Jun. 18, 2012
Last comment by Moo, on Jun 18, 2012 at 8:28 pm | 3 comments | 1085 Views

ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

Apple's expansion in Cupertino

Here's a video of Steve Jobs presenting to the Cupertino City Council for a new building they want to build on the old HP...

Original post made by Jim H. on Jun. 8, 2011
Last comment by Long Time Resident, on Jun 18, 2011 at 11:32 pm | 1 comment | 1085 Views

ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

Please Don't bulldoze the voters in order to bulldoze our baylands.

Open Letter To the City Council, Redwood City As a resident of Palo Alto, I will be directly impacted by any development...

Original post made by Alice Schaffer Smith on Apr. 20, 2012
There are no comments yet. 1085 Views

ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

Mtn. View arts committee chair resigns after disputed comments

Before City Council members could vote to remove or censure him Tuesday night, Chris Parkinson resigned his post as chair...

Original post made on Apr. 18, 2013
Last comment by galen, on Apr 18, 2013 at 10:06 pm | 8 comments | 1085 Views
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