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Veteran librarian named Palo Alto interim director

Palo Alto resident Ned Himmel will serve as the city's interim library department director until a replacement for retiring...

Original post made on Nov. 1, 2010
Last comment by Diane C., on Nov 1, 2010 at 11:54 am | 1 comment | 2221 Views


How you can help Palo Alto win Google Open Fiber

Palo Alto needs your help now to land a 'game changing' offer. Read the guest opinion here

Original post made on Mar. 5, 2010
Last comment by Carroll Harrington, on Mar 5, 2010 at 12:17 pm | 4 comments | 2220 Views


Downtown hotels look to add five-story 'wing'

The bustling hotel hub next to Palo Alto's downtown transit center may soon become more crowded and luxurious. The owner...

Original post made on May. 26, 2011
Last comment by Phil, on May 29, 2011 at 8:11 pm | 7 comments | 2220 Views


Do any PAUSD 5th graders participate in TheTech Museum of Innovation's "Tech Challenge"?

I just became aware of this challenge and wondered if there are any 5th grade classes in PAUSD that participate. I saw...

Original post made by Tech Challenge? on Apr. 3, 2009
There are no comments yet. 2220 Views


Can the PAPD even find you during an emergency?

Happy New Years Everyone! I was reading an article about police protection of individuals and wanted to relay a story...

Original post made by qq on Jan. 1, 2009
Last comment by fireman, on Jan 2, 2009 at 7:47 am | 2 comments | 2220 Views


Menlo Park police investigate two robberies

Menlo Park police are investigating separate robberies in the city Monday evening, including an armed robbery of a local...

Original post made on Feb. 17, 2009
Last comment by Paul, on Feb 17, 2009 at 4:47 pm | 2 comments | 2220 Views


Crash on Embarcadero and Webster

We are getting early word of a multiple-vehicle crash on Embarcadero Road and Webster Street in Palo Alto. We will post information...

Original post made by Tyler Hanley on Mar. 13, 2009
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Eastside Prep girls win their first-ever state hoop crown

With sophomore Kayla Tahaafe overcoming illness to score 15 points and grab seven rebounds, the Eastside Prep girls overcame...

Original post made on Mar. 24, 2016
Last comment by John Jacobs, on Mar 25, 2016 at 12:54 pm | 3 comments | 2220 Views


Junk in the mailbox

My daughter , today, receive a pamphlet titled WHAT'S TAKING HER BREATH AWAY?" California League of Conservation Voters [at...

Original post made by Walter_E_Wallis on Oct. 9, 2010
Last comment by Walter_E_Wallis, on Oct 10, 2010 at 7:49 pm | 11 comments | 2220 Views


Man cited for attack at Cogswell Plaza

A 49-year-old man was cited for assault and battery after he allegedly tore a man's shirt and kicked the victim in the shins...

Original post made on Feb. 5, 2013
Last comment by Cagey, on Feb 7, 2013 at 8:41 am | 5 comments | 2219 Views


Everyday Math Upcoming Mtgs./Skelly @ Duveneck today

Superintendent Skelly will answer questions about Everyday Math today, Monday, April 13 in the MP Room at Duveneck Elementary...

Original post made by Parent on Apr. 13, 2009
There are no comments yet. 2219 Views


Change in Wisdom offers new life to track career

Academics and athletics are cornerstones of the Stanford experience. But equally important to some scholar-athletes is a...

Original post made on Apr. 1, 2013
Last comment by Crescent Park Dad, on Apr 3, 2013 at 11:24 am | 4 comments | 2219 Views


Local police bust nets $100,000 in pot plants

Mountain View police say they seized more than $100,000 worth of marijuana plants growing in a house near Aptos after a local...

Original post made on Apr. 22, 2010
Last comment by health warning..4 Dopey, on May 1, 2010 at 1:44 am | 5 comments | 2219 Views


Downtown library to shut down next month

Fans and patrons of Palo Alto's Downtown Library have another month to visit the cozy branch before it closes down for a...

Original post made on Mar. 26, 2010
Last comment by Lovin Mountain View, on Mar 28, 2010 at 10:07 pm | 11 comments | 2219 Views


iGot! Apple devotees get their reward

The mood at Apple's University Avenue store in Palo Alto was celebratory at 9 a.m. Saturday as Apple customers rushed into...

Original post made on Apr. 3, 2010
Last comment by Walter_E_Wallis, on Apr 6, 2010 at 10:36 am | 13 comments | 2219 Views


Eshoo accepting paycheck during gov't shutdown

Representative Anna Eshoo (D-Palo Alto)has decided to accept her paycheck ($174,000 annual salary)during the government shutdown....

Original post made by Stephen Peeps on Oct. 5, 2013
Last comment by Ferd Nerdlinger, on Oct 9, 2013 at 11:56 am | 10 comments | 2218 Views


PA Ruth 15s a win away from NorCal title game

The road to a repeat of 2008 has been smooth for the Palo Alto Babe Ruth 15-year-old all-stars. Last year's Pacific Southwest...

Original post made on Jul. 27, 2009
Last comment by Lauren, on Jul 28, 2009 at 11:01 am | 4 comments | 2218 Views


Stanford football program stays fresh on and off the field

Several improvements to the Stanford football program have been implemented for this season, including: three new 8K Solutions...

Original post made on Aug. 24, 2016
Last comment by dennis, on Aug 24, 2016 at 1:38 pm | 1 comment | 2218 Views


Will President Obama still deal with the Iranian thugs?

At his press conference today, President Obama fell back on his notion that he must, as president, not say anything that...

Original post made by Seth on Jun. 23, 2009
Last comment by svatoid, on Jun 24, 2009 at 10:36 am | 21 comments | 2218 Views


iPhone/iPad Apps For Seniors - Part 3 - News Tools

In previous articles in this series we described iPhone/iPad Apps that are related to health issues and that travelers will...

Original post made by Editor Silver Buzz Cafe on Jun. 4, 2010
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