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PALO ALTO ISSUES

Phone call scams claim to offer utility deals

Two scams targeting Palo Alto utilities customers are circulating around the city, and the City of Palo Alto Utilities Department...

Original post made on Nov. 25, 2012
Last comment by Horselady, on Nov 27, 2012 at 10:16 am | 6 comments | 1109 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Modeling Bad Behavior

Letters to the Editor Editor, I appreciate the Palo Alto Weekly's reporting on the harassment charges against Phil...

Original post made on May. 13, 2014
Last comment by Professor Smarty Pants, on May 17, 2014 at 9:38 am | 5 comments | 1109 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Woman pleads not guilty in fatal stabbing

A woman accused of fatally stabbing her boyfriend at their home in East Palo Alto last month pleaded not guilty to murder...

Original post made on Mar. 2, 2012
Last comment by Observer, on Mar 4, 2012 at 11:18 am | 4 comments | 1109 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

East Palo Alto man pulls own gun on robbers

A robbery victim in East Palo Alto took matters into his own hands on Wednesday afternoon, scaring away two robbers with...

Original post made on May. 24, 2013
Last comment by Aquamarine, on May 24, 2013 at 1:03 pm | 4 comments | 1109 Views

AROUND TOWN

Richard Placone: Voyage of a Lifetime

On Sept. 10, 2001, my wife, Jeanne, and I, my mother and a good friend left for what was to be a wonderful cruise to Alaska...

Original post made on Sep. 8, 2011
There are no comments yet. 1109 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

Rail advocates, critics to face off in Palo Alto

Top officials from the California High-Speed Rail Authority will join some of the rail project's toughest critics in Palo...

Original post made on Nov. 14, 2011
Last comment by Babies, on Nov 16, 2011 at 11:19 pm | 7 comments | 1108 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

It's All About The Shizit

(An Open Letter to Liz Kniss) (The following was inspired by a conversation with Aram James wherein we both realized what...

Original post made by Chuck Jagoda on Sep. 26, 2012
Last comment by Jonathan Brown, on Nov 16, 2012 at 9:27 pm | 1 comment | 1108 Views

ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

Fast And Furious conspiracy theory finally peters out with fake contempt vote

For a year, every day, Fox news has worked with the Republican Party on a conspiracy theory with made up stories about Obama...

Original post made by Rich Alto on Jun. 27, 2012
Last comment by Rich Alto, on Jun 28, 2012 at 2:18 pm | 4 comments | 1108 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

Kids delay bulldozers on hospital-expansion project

Kids playing in a tree-shaded sandbox have temporarily stopped the bulldozers on Stanford University's $5 billion medical-center...

Original post made on Jun. 24, 2011
Last comment by Yes they can, on Jun 24, 2011 at 10:10 am | 4 comments | 1107 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

Final Rinconada Park community meeting tonight

The City of Palo Alto will hold the last community meeting on the Rinconada Park Long Range Plan on Thursday evening, Sept....

Original post made on Sep. 12, 2013
Last comment by Unneeded, on Sep 13, 2013 at 12:44 pm | 3 comments | 1107 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

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 | 1107 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Dog Attack

While walking my 15 lb. Bichon, Lulu, she was attacked and badly bitten by a 25-35 lb, short blond haired dog being walked...

Original post made by Robert Simoni on May. 23, 2012
Last comment by Anon., on May 24, 2012 at 1:56 pm | 5 comments | 1107 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Stockton man arrested for indecent exposure in Palo Alto

Palo Alto police today arrested a Stockton man who they say pulled down his shorts and exposed himself to a woman in Downtown...

Original post made on Feb. 1, 2013
There are no comments yet. 1107 Views

SPORTS

Palo Alto Babe Ruth all-stars face an uphill battle

The Palo Alto Babe Ruth 13- and 14-year-old all-stars are facing an uphill battle for their respective quests of advancing...

Original post made on Jul. 16, 2014
Last comment by randy albin, on Jul 16, 2014 at 12:43 pm | 1 comment | 1107 Views

ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

RNC asks who stands with Cory Booker?

The Republican national Committee asks who stands with Cory (gop.com) in an effort to harvest emails and donations. To understand...

Original post made by Mac Mac Donald on May. 22, 2012
Last comment by Mac Mac Donald, on May 23, 2012 at 9:07 pm | 4 comments | 1107 Views

ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

International Rescue Committee

How the IRC Works IRC or the International Rescue Committee founded at Albert Einsteinís request in 1933. The organizationís...

Original post made by JasonBuzi on Feb. 28, 2013
There are no comments yet. 1107 Views

AROUND TOWN

Nasty Stench this morning

Does anyone know what caused a nasty stench (like a sewage pipe burst or that which comes from a dumpster) this morning?...

Original post made by Vianica on Jan. 12, 2011
There are no comments yet. 1107 Views

AROUND TOWN

Malibu Grand Prix and Castle Closing

I read today in the Mercury News that the Malibu Grand Prix and Castle in Redwood City is closing forever on Sunday. I and...

Original post made by Roger on Aug. 15, 2013
Last comment by Robert, on Sep 14, 2013 at 8:34 am | 8 comments | 1107 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

Bomb squad investigating suspicious package

Palo Alto police, fire officials and a bomb squad are investigating a suspicious package found on the front lawn of a residence...

Original post made on Aug. 17, 2012
Last comment by LAWL, on Aug 17, 2012 at 5:01 pm | 1 comment | 1106 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Police activity in Midtown

I saw 6 police cars in the Midtown neighborhood around El Dorado and Alma. Anyone know what's going on? ...

Original post made by Midtown Resident on Oct. 19, 2011
Last comment by Tim, on Oct 20, 2011 at 8:25 pm | 6 comments | 1106 Views
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