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SCHOOLS & KIDS

Class of '11: In their own words

Thousands of high school seniors in the area graduated this month. Here, Palo Alto Online profiles seven students who offer...

Original post made on Jun. 10, 2011
Last comment by Chris Kenrick, Palo Alto Weekly staff writer, on Jun 10, 2011 at 10:44 am | 2 comments | 1122 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Palo Alto Weekly's Holiday Fund kicks off

The annual Palo Alto Weekly Holiday Fund drive kicks off this week, with the goal of raising and giving away $250,000 to...

Original post made on Nov. 11, 2011
Last comment by Nora Charles, on Nov 11, 2011 at 7:42 pm | 2 comments | 1122 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Attorney General to appeal tossed murder case

A Nov. 6 decision to throw out murder charges against accused killer Gregory Elarms Sr. will be appealed in state court by...

Original post made on Nov. 14, 2012
Last comment by Joe, on Nov 14, 2012 at 1:53 pm | 15 comments | 1122 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 | 1122 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Palo Alto firefighters douse rooftop blaze

A fire that officials say began on the roof caused nearly $30,000 in damages to a home on Georgia Avenue in Palo Alto Saturday...

Original post made on Mar. 12, 2012
Last comment by Malik, on Mar 12, 2012 at 11:08 pm | 7 comments | 1121 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

East Palo Alto man arrested after chase

A 19-year-old man was arrested in Fremont Monday after he allegedly rammed his vehicle into San Mateo County Vehicle Theft...

Original post made on Jun. 26, 2012
Last comment by Choice, on Jun 27, 2012 at 2:32 pm | 4 comments | 1121 Views

ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

Skate Park breaks ground

A skateboarding center designed to move young people away from violence on the streets broke ground in East Palo Alto on...

Original post made on Aug. 6, 2011
Last comment by Sol, on Aug 10, 2011 at 12:00 am | 5 comments | 1121 Views

ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

Third consecutive Spare the Air alert issued

The Bay Area Air Quality Management District has issued a Winter Spare the Air alert for Friday, prohibiting the use of wood-burning...

Original post made on Jan. 17, 2013
Last comment by Anonymous, on Jan 17, 2013 at 7:12 pm | 1 comment | 1121 Views

ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

Community Notebook: Exhibit exposes human trafficking

The Menlo Park Presbyterian Church will host an exhibit this week that aims to teach the public about global human trafficking....

Original post made on Jan. 30, 2013
Last comment by Really, on Jan 30, 2013 at 5:00 pm | 2 comments | 1121 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Crescent Park

The wide streets of Crescent Park are lined by tall, stately trees that spread their knobby branches and many leaves to shade...

Original post made on Jul. 12, 2011
Last comment by john, on Jul 23, 2011 at 9:26 pm | 3 comments | 1120 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Home invasion robbery thwarted by 'brave' teen

A man was ambushed by three men as he opened the door to his Mountain View apartment Tuesday (Aug. 2) at around 10:45 p.m.,...

Original post made on Aug. 5, 2011
Last comment by Walter_E_Wallis, on Aug 9, 2011 at 11:18 am | 6 comments | 1120 Views

ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

The Tax men

As millions of Americans prepare to file their income taxes ahead of Monday’s deadline, corporations and the wealthy use...

Original post made by Ted Rudow III, MA on Apr. 15, 2011
Last comment by Alfred E Newman, on Apr 29, 2011 at 12:35 pm | 5 comments | 1120 Views

ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

Suspect in armed robberies arrested after all-day standoff

A suspect in multiple armed robberies was arrested Thursday evening after a standoff outside a North Fair Oaks home that...

Original post made on Aug. 17, 2012
Last comment by Anon., on Aug 20, 2012 at 3:07 pm | 5 comments | 1120 Views

AROUND TOWN

Hit The Lights brings Palo Alto youth together in one event!

Palo Alto Teen Advisory Board presents Hit The Lights, an all-encompassing event, incorporating the best of high school dances,...

Original post made by Student at Gunn High School on Mar. 22, 2012
There are no comments yet. 1120 Views

AROUND TOWN

Former SLAC director Persis Drell to head Stanford School of Engineering

Persis Drell, former director of the SLAC National Accelerator Laboratory, will be Stanford University's first female dean...

Original post made on Jun. 4, 2014
Last comment by Dennis, on Jun 4, 2014 at 1:03 pm | 3 comments | 1120 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

On Deadline: Arrillaga project is just latest of mega-projects proposed for Palo Alto

Developer John Arrillaga's multi-faceted proposal for four towers at the west end of University Avenue in downtown Palo Alto...

Original post made on Nov. 13, 2012
Last comment by wow, on Nov 15, 2012 at 12:21 am | 8 comments | 1119 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

global warming is making your hayfever worse

According to the National Academy of Sciences, global warming has made the hayfever season a month longer now than in 1995....

Original post made by hay fever on Feb. 22, 2011
Last comment by good, on Feb 24, 2011 at 6:43 am | 4 comments | 1119 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Summer basketball camps for grade 8 - 10; any you think are great or suggest to stay away from?

I'm looking for a summer basketball class or camp for my sons, going into grades 8 and 10. Any suggestions? I know the...

Original post made by Maureen on May. 29, 2011
Last comment by Maureen, on May 30, 2011 at 7:45 pm | 3 comments | 1119 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Rumor check: Kidnapping near Greer Park?

My daughter just called to tell me she's afraid to bike home because a friend of hers told her about a kidnapping today near...

Original post made by Mother on Feb. 29, 2012
Last comment by Bob, on Mar 2, 2012 at 4:22 pm | 2 comments | 1119 Views

SPORTS

Pac 10 Championship- what a joke

Let me see if I can understand this. Stanford is 11-1 (lost to Oregon) in the 'Northern Division" which was won by Oregon....

Original post made by Bob on Nov. 28, 2011
There are no comments yet. 1119 Views
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