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ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

Focus of annual Quakeville shifts to Cubberley

Saturday's Quakeville event at Cubberley Community Center will offer residents a chance to play out what life could be like...

Original post made on Sep. 21, 2012
Last comment by discipleone, on Sep 22, 2012 at 11:31 am | 2 comments | 1673 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Palo Alto electronics burglars face prosecution

Two men accused of stealing high-end electronics to sell online, including from Palo Alto businesses, will be prosecuted...

Original post made on Sep. 3, 2012
Last comment by José Daniel Nunes Dias, on Sep 22, 2012 at 6:20 am | 4 comments | 1211 Views

SPORTS

Paly/Gunn game could be channel 2 game of the week

Channel 2 has selected our cross town rivalry high school football game to be a contender for the high school game of the...

Original post made by KTVU watcher on Sep. 17, 2012
Last comment by Haste Makes Waste, on Sep 22, 2012 at 1:24 am | 19 comments | 8696 Views

ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

Joe Biden on Cheerleaders

"the stuff they do on hard wood, it blows my mind.” Does this guy have a clue? He is one heart beat away from the presidency....

Original post made by Jeff on Sep. 21, 2012
Last comment by Biden rocks!, on Sep 21, 2012 at 10:01 pm | 3 comments | 804 Views

AROUND TOWN

Feature story: Happy landings

Sandwiched between the municipal golf course and the Baylands, Palo Alto Airport is the Bay Area's third busiest, trailing...

Original post made on Sep. 21, 2012
Last comment by musical, on Sep 21, 2012 at 5:23 pm | 5 comments | 1959 Views

SPORTS

Palo Alto, Gunn renew their long-standing football rivalry

Over the past nine years, Palo Alto has beaten Gunn in their annual football rivalry by an average score of 40-9. Not surprisingly,...

Original post made on Sep. 20, 2012
Last comment by Craig Laughton, on Sep 21, 2012 at 3:54 pm | 8 comments | 2228 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

Getting Ready for Earthquake!

There will be a big hoopla at Cubberly this weekend, complete with 100 cots for those who don't even need cots, and fake...

Original post made by discipleone on Sep. 21, 2012
There are no comments yet. 886 Views

AROUND TOWN

Atherton DUI driver sentenced to five years in state prison

A guilty plea and an apology weren't enough to keep a 63-year-old Atherton woman out of prison. A judge sentenced Margaret...

Original post made on Sep. 20, 2012
Last comment by Aquamarine, on Sep 21, 2012 at 12:50 pm | 33 comments | 1109 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

Palo Alto is the #2 city in the USA for bicycle commuting

According to US Census data, more than 10% of Palo Alto adult residents say they usually bicycle to work. http://www.cyclelicio.us/2012/bicycle-mode-share-bay-area-2011/...

Original post made by commuter on Sep. 21, 2012
There are no comments yet. 737 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

Senior housing planned for old orchard property

Palo Alto could gain 59 homes for seniors if an affordable-housing project by the Palo Alto Housing Corporation becomes a...

Original post made on Sep. 15, 2012
Last comment by Power for our Seniors, on Sep 21, 2012 at 4:23 am | 13 comments | 1649 Views

AROUND TOWN

Public event set for space shuttle flyover

The public has been invited to NASA Ames on Friday morning -- postponed from Thursday -- as space shuttle Endeavour is set...

Original post made on Sep. 20, 2012
Last comment by Harriet, on Sep 20, 2012 at 8:03 pm | 2 comments | 1540 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

School board candidates' forum set for Sept. 27

Candidates for the Palo Alto Board of Education will share their views Thursday, Sept. 27, in the first of several public...

Original post made on Sep. 19, 2012
Last comment by Barron Parker, on Sep 20, 2012 at 6:06 pm | 27 comments | 1254 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Juana Briones gets new principal

The Palo Alto school board confirmed a new principal for Juana Briones Elementary School Tuesday night, June 26. Lisa Hickey,...

Original post made on Jun. 27, 2012
Last comment by Anon, on Sep 20, 2012 at 12:57 pm | 6 comments | 1437 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Two declare school board candidacies

Two candidates so far have declared their intentions to run this fall for what will be three available seats on the Palo...

Original post made on Jun. 24, 2012
Last comment by Parent, on Sep 20, 2012 at 10:00 am | 23 comments | 1524 Views

ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

Chemical weapons in the Mid-East

"There would be enormous consequences if we start seeing movement on the chemical weapons front or the use of chemical weapons."...

Original post made by Jim on Sep. 19, 2012
Last comment by That User Name is already, on Sep 20, 2012 at 9:48 am | 1 comment | 737 Views

AROUND TOWN

Kepler's finds key to future in its past

Kepler's Books and Magazines has a new look -- and that look may awaken memories of its radical roots. The store, which struggled...

Original post made on Sep. 18, 2012
Last comment by Martin, on Sep 20, 2012 at 8:42 am | 15 comments | 1037 Views

AROUND TOWN

City looks to downsize massive Page Mill Road proposal

An expansive plan to build two office buildings, an apartment complex and a highly coveted public-safety building near California...

Original post made on Sep. 11, 2012
Last comment by Mary, on Sep 19, 2012 at 11:43 pm | 42 comments | 2743 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Beechwood School in Menlo Park reopens after fire

Beechwood School, a private K-8 nonprofit school located at 50 Terminal Ave. in Menlo Park, reopened Monday morning after...

Original post made on Sep. 17, 2012
Last comment by BeThatOne, on Sep 19, 2012 at 6:47 pm | 7 comments | 1168 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

Palo Alto's ticking time bomb

In 2007, the year Warren Buffett famously described public pensions as a time bomb with a long fuse, Palo Alto officials...

Original post made on Jul. 15, 2012
Last comment by David Pepperdine, on Sep 19, 2012 at 1:24 pm | 2 comments | 3280 Views

AROUND TOWN

Why do Palo Alto meter readers refuse to knock?

This incident happened at 8:47 this morning and was reported to Police. Without warning, a large male COPA meter reader...

Original post made by Real Slim K on Sep. 18, 2012
Last comment by Real Slim K, on Sep 19, 2012 at 1:11 pm | 26 comments | 1135 Views
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