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ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

Dozens of sick pelicans found at beaches

Dozens of sick and dying pelicans have turned up on beaches across San Mateo County in recent weeks, putting a strain on...

Original post made on Jul. 20, 2012
Last comment by Curie, on Jul 21, 2012 at 9:49 pm | 6 comments | 904 Views

SPORTS

SPORTS: Stanford pegs Muir as new athletic director

Bernard Muir, director of athletics and recreation services at the University of Delaware, has been selected as Stanford's...

Original post made on Jul. 27, 2012
Last comment by randy albin, on Jul 27, 2012 at 2:30 pm | 1 comment | 904 Views

ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

Why would anyone, with a mentally challenged child, have weapons in their home?

Mentally unbalanced kids cannot be trusted around weapons, of any type, including hammers and knives. What was this mother...

Original post made by Sally on Dec. 17, 2012
Last comment by That User Name is already, on Dec 17, 2012 at 4:10 pm | 4 comments | 904 Views

ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

Even the Washington Post smells a stinker: HSR "A Golden State Train Wreck"

I don't always agree with George Will, but he sure gets it right this time (plus an amusing portrayal of Town and Country): http://www.washingtonpost.com/opinions/george-will-a-g...

Original post made by Crescent Park Dad on Aug. 13, 2012
Last comment by George Wont, on Aug 13, 2012 at 2:24 pm | 1 comment | 903 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Motorcyclist, 80, killed in La Honda crash

An 80-year-old Belmont man died in a motorcycle crash near La Honda on Sunday afternoon. Read the full story here http://paloaltoonline.com/news/show_story.php?id=26452...

Original post made on Aug. 13, 2012
Last comment by Wendy Sager Sorensen, on Aug 15, 2012 at 4:16 am | 4 comments | 903 Views

AROUND TOWN

Stanford men get important hoop win at Oregon St.

From this point in the season, the Stanford men's basketball team can't afford to lose another game if it has any hopes of...

Original post made on Feb. 22, 2013
Last comment by Robert, on Feb 22, 2013 at 11:15 am | 1 comment | 903 Views

AROUND TOWN

Popular crossing guard 'Charles on Charleston' retiring

He greets everyone, no matter their age, their mode of transportation or their occupation. Read the full story here http://www.paloaltoonline.com/news/show_story.php?id=29828...

Original post made on Jun. 3, 2013
Last comment by Rev. Amy Zucker Morgenstern, on Jun 14, 2013 at 8:49 pm | 4 comments | 903 Views

SPORTS

Palo Alto Babe Ruth 15s fall in NorCal State Tournament

The Palo Alto Babe Ruth 15-year-old all-stars will have to battle their way through the consolation bracket if they want...

Original post made on Jul. 16, 2013
Last comment by James McNitt, on Jul 16, 2013 at 2:40 pm | 1 comment | 903 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

Palo Alto FTTH pundits shown mistaken

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=1QxrQnJCXKo&feature=player_embedded#at=3312 Some years ago, a concerted effort was made...

Original post made by Setting the wireless record straight on Jun. 29, 2011
There are no comments yet. 902 Views

AROUND TOWN

Hidden Villa honors local leaders

Mayor Sid Espinosa, Susan Ford Dorsey and Norman Y. Mineta were honored Saturday at the 15th annual Josephine and Frank Duveneck...

Original post made on Sep. 26, 2011
Last comment by All relative, on Sep 26, 2011 at 11:37 am | 1 comment | 902 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

Suspicious fires in the baylands Saturday

Three grass fires that occurred in the baylands between Palo Alto and East Palo Alto Saturday afternoon (Oct. 1) are being...

Original post made on Oct. 2, 2011
Last comment by qq, on Oct 2, 2011 at 5:56 pm | 2 comments | 902 Views

AROUND TOWN

PG&E pipeline may have been damaged by backhoe

A PG&E natural gas pipeline that exploded during pressure testing on Sunday afternoon (Nov. 6), causing a mudslide across...

Original post made on Nov. 7, 2011
Last comment by Walter_E_Wallis, on Nov 8, 2011 at 8:49 am | 5 comments | 902 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Hwy 101 is closed Sunday morning

Big rig crashed through the center divide in Menlo Park, closing both northbound and southbound lanes. Latest info here:...

Original post made by speeder on Nov. 13, 2011
There are no comments yet. 902 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Man exposes self to middle-school girl -- twice

Mountain View police are searching for a man they believe exposed himself to a local middle-school-aged girl twice in the...

Original post made on May. 10, 2012
Last comment by jess, on May 12, 2012 at 8:58 am | 4 comments | 902 Views

AROUND TOWN

Dumbarton Bridge to close May 25-29

The entire Dumbarton Bridge will be closed during Memorial Day weekend for seismic retrofit work, bridge officials announced....

Original post made on May. 20, 2012
Last comment by bike lane also closed, on May 20, 2012 at 11:56 am | 1 comment | 902 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Why is charleston road closed by train tracks?

Lots of flashing police cars. Street sign says Charleston is closed. Anybody know what's happening?...

Original post made by Michele on Jul. 13, 2012
Last comment by anon, on Jul 13, 2012 at 10:21 pm | 1 comment | 902 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

13 forcible rapes at Stanford last year

Rapes and other crimes are booming at Stanford: http://www.stanforddaily.com/2011/09/28/forcible-sex-offenses-double-alcohol-arrests-down-in-2011-safety-report/...

Original post made by student on Sep. 28, 2011
Last comment by Hmmm, on Sep 28, 2011 at 6:39 pm | 1 comment | 901 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

Why we should vote against Measure E

The highly touted Compost Blue Ribbon Task Force recommended dry anaerobic digestion as a major fix to our existing organic...

Original post made by Craig Laughton on Oct. 19, 2011
Last comment by Craig Laughton, on Oct 20, 2011 at 8:10 pm | 4 comments | 901 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

Palo Alto to host second Twitter Q&A tonight

Palo Alto Mayor Yiaway Yeh and City Manager James Keene will serve up punchy answers to residents' questions tonight as part...

Original post made on Mar. 29, 2012
Last comment by justbecauseit'stwitter..., on Mar 29, 2012 at 2:45 pm | 1 comment | 901 Views

SPORTS

Shaw agrees to a long-term contract extension

==B Stanford football== Stanford football coach David Shaw will not be bolting to the NFL any time soon, as long as he...

Original post made on Dec. 19, 2012
Last comment by Terrace Antelope, on Dec 19, 2012 at 11:19 pm | 1 comment | 901 Views
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