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ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

Future Palo Alto housing: taller, smaller

In a radical departure from recent trends, Palo Alto officials endorsed a new vision for housing on Monday, July 9, that...

Original post made on Sep. 11, 2012
Last comment by neighbor, on Sep 11, 2012 at 7:27 pm | 2 comments | 957 Views

ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

Two die after plane rented by Palo Alto flight club crashes in Alaska

A plane that was leased by the West Valley Flying Club of Palo Alto crashed Wednesday 40 miles north of Fairbanks, Alaska,...

Original post made on Jul. 19, 2012
Last comment by El B Jay, on Sep 11, 2012 at 1:34 pm | 7 comments | 1603 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

Simitian to host forum on breast-density bill

State Sen. Joe Simitian, D-Palo Alto, will host a forum Tuesday night to discuss the risks associated with dense breast tissue...

Original post made on Sep. 10, 2012
Last comment by Sue, on Sep 11, 2012 at 12:31 pm | 8 comments | 1826 Views

ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

Bill Moggridge, co-founder of IDEO, dies at 69

Bill Moggridge, the co-founder of Palo Alto-based design firm IDEO, died Sept. 8 of cancer. He was 69. Moggridge was the...

Original post made on Sep. 11, 2012
Last comment by Scott, on Sep 11, 2012 at 12:25 pm | 1 comment | 1539 Views

AROUND TOWN

HP to eliminate 2,000 more jobs

Silicon Valley computer and printer giant HP will cut about 2,000 more jobs than previously announced, according to a Sept....

Original post made on Sep. 11, 2012
Last comment by Megs cap gains, on Sep 11, 2012 at 10:56 am | 2 comments | 877 Views

AROUND TOWN

Focus of annual Quakeville shifts to Cubberley

As cameras pan across an American Red Cross shelter, rows and rows of cots contain weary, shell-shocked residents. This is...

Original post made on Sep. 9, 2012
Last comment by Jim , on Sep 11, 2012 at 3:04 am | 5 comments | 1238 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

East Palo Alto's health challenges greater than county's

East Palo Alto's poorest residents and the city's population in general live with far greater health problems than San Mateo...

Original post made on Aug. 31, 2012
Last comment by Kwaheas, on Sep 10, 2012 at 10:09 pm | 2 comments | 1898 Views

ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

Making the PAFD Alumni Association Proud

Look what PAFD's old Deputy Fire Chief is up to. Looks like he retired from Palo Alto so he can collect his pension, and...

Original post made by Jim H. on Sep. 10, 2012
There are no comments yet. 1262 Views

AROUND TOWN

Palo Alto's social calendar packed in September

Palo Alto residents looking for something to do in September will not find the search difficult. The month is packed with...

Original post made on Sep. 9, 2012
Last comment by musical, on Sep 10, 2012 at 4:48 pm | 5 comments | 1355 Views

ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

Democratic National Convention

Within ten minutes of the start of the DNC, there was a woman who spoke who has more military experience than all the Romney...

Original post made by Toni Patterson on Sep. 4, 2012
Last comment by That User Name is already, on Sep 10, 2012 at 3:11 pm | 15 comments | 1206 Views

AROUND TOWN

Police anticipate heavy traffic this weekend

The Palo Alto Police Department has issued two traffic advisories for this weekend. The Stanford football game Saturday,...

Original post made on Sep. 6, 2012
Last comment by go to the game, on Sep 10, 2012 at 11:54 am | 15 comments | 1348 Views

AROUND TOWN

Pat Burt to run for second Palo Alto City Council term

Pat Burt, who served as Palo Alto's mayor in 2010 and who has been a central player in the city's opposition to high-speed...

Original post made on Jul. 13, 2012
Last comment by David Pepperdine, on Sep 10, 2012 at 9:26 am | 11 comments | 1064 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

Laurene Powell Jobs joins Stanford Board of Trustees

Palo Alto resident and education reform leader Laurene Powell Jobs has been elected to the Stanford University Board of Trustees,...

Original post made on Sep. 5, 2012
Last comment by another mom, on Sep 10, 2012 at 1:04 am | 6 comments | 1477 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Federal drug charges filed against Palo Alto man

Perry Mosdromos, a Palo Alto man who was arrested on June 7 for selling $250,000 worth of steroids and prescription medications...

Original post made on Sep. 5, 2012
Last comment by Hmmm, on Sep 9, 2012 at 6:18 pm | 6 comments | 7902 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

Palo Alto teens arrested for arson

Two teenage boys who allegedly set a 4-foot-high orange plastic construction fence and a Krispy Kreme doughnut box ablaze...

Original post made on Sep. 5, 2012
Last comment by disgusted, on Sep 9, 2012 at 5:12 pm | 13 comments | 1371 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

New trail proposal wins backing of Palo Alto City Council

An eleventh-hour request from Palo Alto and Stanford University for a grant that would greatly accelerate the city's ambitious...

Original post made on Sep. 5, 2012
Last comment by jim sullivan, on Sep 9, 2012 at 8:24 am | 7 comments | 3041 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Do you drive your kid to school?

I am interested in having a good discussion about why those who drive their kids to school do so. Is it because you think...

Original post made by Parent on Aug. 30, 2012
Last comment by safety, on Sep 8, 2012 at 9:33 pm | 64 comments | 4878 Views

HISTORIC PHOTOS

Dinah's Shack

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Original post made by Andrew L. Freedman on Dec. 5, 2006
Last comment by Kathy, on Sep 8, 2012 at 8:39 pm | 17 comments | 13852 Views

SPORTS

Big plays lead unbeaten Gunn to a second straight win

==B Friday's prep football== The Gunn High football team went into Friday night's home opener with the possibility of...

Original post made on Sep. 8, 2012
Last comment by Jeff, on Sep 8, 2012 at 5:07 pm | 1 comment | 1218 Views

AROUND TOWN

Alma Plaza does not feel welcoming to many

As I have driven along Alma and watched the work nearing completion on the new Plaza, I don't like what I see. I wonder if...

Original post made by Neighbor on Sep. 6, 2012
Last comment by Anymouse, on Sep 8, 2012 at 2:09 pm | 10 comments | 1690 Views
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