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AROUND TOWN

Chet Frankenfield: Our Canadian Neighbors

We were driving to Prince Rupert, British Columbia, and on Sept. 10 we arrived in Cache Creek, B.C., a forlorn little town...

Original post made on Sep. 8, 2011
There are no comments yet. 1144 Views

AROUND TOWN

Enrico Fermi Award for Burton Richter, former SLAC director

Nobel Prize winner Burton Richter, director of the Stanford Linear Accelerator Center (SLAC) in Menlo Park from 1984 to 1999,...

Original post made on Jan. 13, 2012
Last comment by Coward, on Jan 13, 2012 at 10:33 am | 3 comments | 1144 Views

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 | 1143 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Driver to go to trial for fatal Mountain View crash

Matthew Pumar, the driver accused of hitting and killing Mountain View resident William Ware last June, will stand trial...

Original post made on Jan. 5, 2013
Last comment by Jimmy, on Jan 5, 2013 at 7:52 pm | 1 comment | 1143 Views

ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

White House aplogizes to Charles Krauthammer

Despite the denials of various Obama apologists, the bust of Churchill in the Oval Office was returned to the British, even...

Original post made by Gary on Aug. 1, 2012
Last comment by bru, on Aug 1, 2012 at 11:20 am | 5 comments | 1143 Views

ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

Study released for Gov Romney Tax Plan

The non-partisan Tax Policy Center has released a study of Governor Romney's tax plan. One of the study's authors worked...

Original post made by Fiscal Conservative on Aug. 2, 2012
Last comment by That User Name is already, on Aug 12, 2012 at 9:25 am | 16 comments | 1143 Views

AROUND TOWN

East Palo Alto marks anniversary with festival today

East Palo Alto officials will kick off the Independence Day weekend today (Saturday, July 2) with a festival and a fireworks...

Original post made on Jul. 4, 2011
Last comment by Hmmm, on Jul 7, 2011 at 1:59 pm | 5 comments | 1143 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

Around Town

YAKETY-YAK ... Palo Alto City Council Chambers were deserted Tuesday night by the time the council got to its last agenda...

Original post made on Jan. 25, 2013
Last comment by Not an issue, on Jan 25, 2013 at 4:34 pm | 1 comment | 1142 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Gunn Student on Master Chef

Caught an episode of Master Chef this evening showcasing local girl Ahran Cho wowing the judges. I hope that this young lady's...

Original post made by Paly Parent on Jun. 16, 2014
Last comment by Say Hey, on Jun 18, 2014 at 2:26 pm | 7 comments | 1142 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Motorcyclist killed in East Palo Alto by driver fleeing police

A motorcyclist died this morning in East Palo Alto after being struck by a car whose driver was fleeing from police. East...

Original post made on Sep. 28, 2011
Last comment by JustMe, on Sep 28, 2011 at 8:39 am | 1 comment | 1142 Views

SPORTS

Menlo School girls move closer to long-awaited title

==B Tuesday's girls soccer== It has been 20 years since Menlo School has won a league title in girls' soccer. That came...

Original post made on Feb. 8, 2012
Last comment by member, on Feb 8, 2012 at 11:59 am | 1 comment | 1142 Views

AROUND TOWN

Police: Child, 9, caused Midtown explosion

A 9-year old child playing in the storage unit of a Palo Alto apartment complex accidentally set off the small explosion...

Original post made on Sep. 16, 2011
Last comment by Observer, on Sep 22, 2011 at 8:42 am | 9 comments | 1142 Views

AROUND TOWN

Menlo College opens new coaching era with win

==B College football== The Mark Speckman era at Menlo College kicked off with a bang on Saturday, as the Oaks scored three...

Original post made on Aug. 27, 2012
Last comment by Menlo4Life, on Aug 27, 2012 at 10:29 pm | 2 comments | 1142 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

Editorial: Boosting grad standards

After a false start last spring, when a similar plan was met with resistance, the Palo Alto school board took a major step...

Original post made on Feb. 6, 2012
Last comment by notnecessary, on Feb 7, 2012 at 10:20 am | 10 comments | 1141 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Lost Lexus Car Keys!-Reward

Lost my keys somewhere near Johnson Park in downtown Palo Alto!!! Did you find them? Maybe at Waverley and Hawthorne? Maybe...

Original post made by Alexandra on Sep. 2, 2011
There are no comments yet. 1141 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Manhunt under way in Menlo Park

Menlo Park police are searching on foot and by helicopter for a man who crashed a stolen vehicle into a patrol car during...

Original post made on Nov. 1, 2012
Last comment by huh?, on Nov 1, 2012 at 3:32 pm | 2 comments | 1141 Views

SPORTS

are the fields open today in the parks for soccer?

I thought there was a phone number but could not find it on city web site... anyone out there knows about it?...

Original post made by soccer mom on Nov. 12, 2011
Last comment by soccer mom, on Nov 12, 2011 at 5:12 pm | 3 comments | 1141 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. 1141 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

American men finish sixth in FINA world water polo competition

==B Trent Edwards signs with Raiders== The United States men's national water polo team will have its work cut out for...

Original post made on Aug. 4, 2011
Last comment by tv, on Aug 4, 2011 at 12:13 pm | 2 comments | 1140 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Few sign up for new 'transitional' program

Despite its origins in Palo Alto, a new law compelling California school districts to offer "transitional kindergarten" has...

Original post made on Oct. 10, 2012
Last comment by palo alto mom, on Oct 14, 2012 at 2:25 pm | 4 comments | 1140 Views
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