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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 | 1074 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 | 1485 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 | 7931 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 | 1379 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 | 3058 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 | 4890 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 | 13880 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 | 1228 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 | 1696 Views

AROUND TOWN

VA Hospital Opens New Mental Health Center

A crowd of active military personnel, veterans, hospital staff and community members looked on as a pair of golden shears...

Original post made on Jun. 24, 2012
Last comment by Daniel Drake, on Sep 7, 2012 at 8:07 pm | 5 comments | 1211 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Auto Burglars Strike Palo Alto Parking Lots and Parking Garages

17 car burglaries in Palo Alto in the last couple of days. Press release from the Palo Alto Police Department: http://cityofpaloalto.org/civica/press/display.asp?layout=1&Entry=786...

Original post made by car owner on Sep. 7, 2012
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SCHOOLS & KIDS

Lucile Packard Children's Hospital celebrates expansion milestone

After years of plans, negotiations and design work, Lucile Packard Children's Hospital officials celebrated a major milestone...

Original post made on Sep. 7, 2012
Last comment by jan, on Sep 7, 2012 at 3:23 pm | 2 comments | 1131 Views

AROUND TOWN

Page Mill Road could see commercial influx

The bustling block of Page Mill Road just east of El Camino Real looks like an unlikely place for quiet single-family homes,...

Original post made on Aug. 30, 2012
Last comment by curmudgeon, on Sep 7, 2012 at 3:21 pm | 22 comments | 3148 Views

BOOKS

Dynasty-scale dining

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Original post made on Aug. 17, 2007
Last comment by Betty Dunworth, on Sep 7, 2012 at 12:40 pm | 5 comments | 559 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

Palo Alto looks to trim managers' benefits

While Gov. Jerry Brown and Sacramento legislators scramble to contain pension expenses for state employees, Palo Alto is...

Original post made on Aug. 31, 2012
Last comment by Jake, on Sep 7, 2012 at 11:09 am | 19 comments | 3106 Views

ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

U.S. Marshals, CHP arrest teen in East Palo Alto

A teen boy believed to have been one of two people in a car that rammed and shot at a California Highway Patrol vehicle in...

Original post made on Sep. 6, 2012
Last comment by Wondering?, on Sep 7, 2012 at 7:44 am | 10 comments | 1460 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Lost - Woman's Wedding Ring

Lost – Woman’s gold wedding band at the Ross Road “Y” or the Midtown area Tuesday, September 5th. The ring was lost at...

Original post made by William Warren on Sep. 6, 2012
Last comment by JSD, on Sep 6, 2012 at 9:03 pm | 1 comment | 1055 Views

BOOKS

Book Talk

<B>SUMMER SOIREE ... </B>As a kick-off to the Oct. 5-13 San Francisco Litquake, four authors will mingle and chat at the...

Original post made on Sep. 6, 2012
Last comment by Vidya, on Sep 6, 2012 at 7:06 pm | 1 comment | 2121 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

Dinah's Poolside Grill may change hands

The future is murky for Sharon Magnuson, the operator of Dinah's Poolside Grill, whose 40 years of running the iconic Palo...

Original post made on Aug. 24, 2012
Last comment by Palo Alto Resident, on Sep 6, 2012 at 3:39 pm | 17 comments | 1593 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

PiE announces 2012-13 fundraising goal

An independent, parent-led foundation that raises funds for Palo Alto's public schools Tuesday announced a 2012-13 fundraising...

Original post made on Aug. 7, 2012
Last comment by Stop Pensions First, on Sep 6, 2012 at 3:35 pm | 24 comments | 1704 Views
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