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PALO ALTO ISSUES

Palo Alto rolls out home-energy rankings

The Home Energy Report, a new service from City of Palo Alto Utilities, ranks residents' home-energy usage against their...

Original post made on Dec. 10, 2010
Last comment by Ken Lutich, on Dec 18, 2010 at 1:46 pm | 4 comments | 1289 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

PG&E Ordered To Lower Gas Pressure

http://news.yahoo.com/s/ap/20110203/ap_on_re_us/us_pipeline_explosion_3 PG&E is lowering gas line pressure by 20% to...

Original post made by qq on Feb. 4, 2011
Last comment by TripleD, on Feb 4, 2011 at 7:53 am | 1 comment | 1289 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

On Deadline: A long, often bumpy road to a new Stanford medical complex

Monday night's approval of the massive rebuilding of the Stanford Hospital/Medical Center complex concludes the first chapter...

Original post made on Jun. 14, 2011
Last comment by svatoid, on Jun 15, 2011 at 1:55 pm | 9 comments | 1289 Views

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 | 1289 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

Man arrested after break in at JJ&F Market

Palo Alto police arrested a man Wednesday night after he allegedly broke into JJ&F Market at 520 College Ave. through a rooftop...

Original post made on Jul. 12, 2012
Last comment by Jaxk, on Jul 24, 2012 at 7:46 pm | 4 comments | 1289 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Two small fires cause minor damage in Palo Alto

A suspicious grass fire behind Gunn High School and a kitchen fire in a Palo Alto home that caused minor injuries broke out...

Original post made on May. 31, 2011
Last comment by pot smokers, on May 31, 2011 at 9:27 am | 1 comment | 1289 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Pedestrian struck and killed on U.S. 101

A pedestrian was struck and killed by a vehicle on U.S. Highway 101 in Palo Alto this morning.The California Highway Patrol...

Original post made on Jun. 8, 2011
Last comment by Get help, on Jun 10, 2011 at 5:16 am | 9 comments | 1289 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Man arrested in July linked to four home burglaries in Palo Alto

Palo Alto police say they have solved at least four more home burglaries since arresting a suspect in July. On July 29, police...

Original post made on Sep. 7, 2011
Last comment by Two cents, on Sep 10, 2011 at 12:29 am | 21 comments | 1289 Views

ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

Bike Safety

It seems that we are reading about bike collisions in the Palo Alto area on a weekly basis. Bicycle riding has increased...

Original post made by Resident on Jun. 12, 2013
Last comment by OPar, on Sep 23, 2013 at 11:50 pm | 23 comments | 1289 Views

AROUND TOWN

Palo Alto planners approve big foothills home

Weeks after Palo Alto's planning commissioners rejected setting maximum sizes for new houses in the Foothills, they found...

Original post made on Mar. 25, 2010
Last comment by Walter_E_Wallis, on Mar 26, 2010 at 3:12 am | 7 comments | 1289 Views

AROUND TOWN

Stanford Hospital expansion on track for spring approval

Stanford University Medical Center's proposal to dramatically expand and rebuild its hospital facilities in Palo Alto hit...

Original post made on Feb. 18, 2011
Last comment by Too much traffic, on Feb 19, 2011 at 9:29 am | 7 comments | 1289 Views

AROUND TOWN

Workers on wheels

Sheila Stevens (center) was one of the more than 650 bicyclists who stopped by the energizer station at the California Avenue...

Original post made on May. 12, 2011
Last comment by commuter, on May 12, 2011 at 2:31 pm | 1 comment | 1289 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 | 1289 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

The Big Game spirit will renew Stanford's energy

If there's one game that can quickly re-awaken a Stanford football player's competitive spirit, it's the Big Game. It's officially...

Original post made on Nov. 15, 2011
Last comment by John R. Grout, on Nov 15, 2011 at 10:40 am | 3 comments | 1288 Views

SPORTS

SHP can't hold on to its perfect season

==B Friday's prep football== Sacred Heart Prep junior quarterback Jack Larson took one final lunge toward the end zone...

Original post made on Oct. 8, 2011
Last comment by SHP Parent, on Oct 8, 2011 at 10:08 am | 1 comment | 1288 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 | 1288 Views

SPORTS

Menlo baseball earns co-title with win over SHP

Senior righthander Freddy Avis threw a complete game, struck out seven batters and allowed one earned run to lead Menlo to...

Original post made on May. 7, 2012
Last comment by Freddysworld, on May 7, 2012 at 3:53 pm | 1 comment | 1288 Views

ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

How rail travel can work

Just returned from a trip to Europe where I used multi systems of public transport. I found it fast, clean, efficient and...

Original post made by European Traveler on Jul. 6, 2012
Last comment by palo alto mom, on Jul 10, 2012 at 9:26 am | 17 comments | 1288 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

PUBLIC AGENDA: City Council, Board of Education

A preview of Palo Alto government meetings next week. Read the full story here http://www.PaloAltoOnline.com/news/show_story.php?id=20290...

Original post made on Mar. 5, 2011
Last comment by mom, on Mar 6, 2011 at 12:14 pm | 2 comments | 1287 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Transients may have started East Palo Alto fire

Investigators are looking into the possibility that transients started a suspicious fire at an abandoned house owned by the...

Original post made on Mar. 14, 2011
Last comment by hahaha, on Mar 14, 2011 at 9:43 pm | 2 comments | 1287 Views
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