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PALO ALTO ISSUES

Palo Alto looks at trenches for Caltrain

Commuting by train may be on the rise in job-rich Palo Alto, but when the City Council meets on Monday to discuss the local...

Original post made on Nov. 1, 2013
Last comment by musical, on Nov 6, 2013 at 11:33 pm | 37 comments | 18974 Views

AROUND TOWN

Dewatering after October

Anyone else notice the water is still running into the drain on the 2100 block of Bryant in front of the church? Groundwater...

Original post made by Anonymous on Nov. 1, 2013
Last comment by musical, on Nov 6, 2013 at 10:45 pm | 5 comments | 524 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

Saving the Baylands

The Palo Alto Baylands Nature Preserve marshlands, home to the endangered salt marsh harvest mouse and the California clapper...

Original post made on Nov. 1, 2013
Last comment by Sally, on Nov 6, 2013 at 6:24 pm | 15 comments | 19511 Views

ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

How can I convince my husband to vote?

His parents came from a different country and don't vote because their country was corrupt. So every election, my husband...

Original post made by American on Nov. 5, 2013
Last comment by CrescentParkAnon., on Nov 6, 2013 at 12:29 pm | 12 comments | 1493 Views

SPORTS

Robinson leads Gunn girls to division title in cross country

Gunn senior runner Sarah Robinson capped off her league cross-country career with her best performance ever on the rolling...

Original post made on Nov. 6, 2013
Last comment by Congrats!, on Nov 6, 2013 at 3:09 am | 1 comment | 2347 Views

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Letters to the editor

Evaluate the facts Read the letters here http://www.paloaltoonline.com/print/story/2013/11/01/letters-to-the-editor posted...

Original post made on Nov. 1, 2013
Last comment by Friend, on Nov 5, 2013 at 11:08 pm | 8 comments | 3588 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

Anyone Hear Low Flying Jet Engines at Full Power Tonight?

Just now: Thought a crash was imminent! Lasted 30-45 seconds, very low and close. Lowest I have ever felt a Jet over...

Original post made by Midtown Man on Sep. 6, 2013
Last comment by Jetman, on Nov 5, 2013 at 10:26 pm | 7 comments | 1286 Views

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55% against vs 44% for

we win, we win, we win! power to the people!...

Original post made by Yay, NO on D on Nov. 5, 2013
Last comment by Crescent Park Dad, on Nov 5, 2013 at 9:07 pm | 1 comment | 497 Views

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Three masked men rob Midtown 7-Eleven

Three masked robbers, one of whom was carrying a rifle or shotgun, robbed the 7-Eleven in midtown Palo Alto early Tuesday...

Original post made on Oct. 15, 2013
Last comment by HUTCH 7.62, on Nov 5, 2013 at 8:20 pm | 47 comments | 9341 Views

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Former 49er found guilty of misdemeanors in domestic violence case

After a six-day trial, jurors found former San Francisco 49er offensive tackle and Palo Alto resident Kwame Harris guilty...

Original post made on Nov. 5, 2013
Last comment by Hmmm, on Nov 5, 2013 at 6:49 pm | 2 comments | 3222 Views

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Shop Talk: Indoor cycling, more mall openings, tutoring centers

<B><B>INDOOR CYCLING AT STANFORD ... </B>An indoor cycling studio is riding into Stanford Shopping Center, with construction...

Original post made on Nov. 1, 2013
Last comment by Soul Enthusiast!, on Nov 5, 2013 at 1:58 pm | 7 comments | 6705 Views

MOVIES

Review: '12 Years A Slave'

This is the story of a man: another tale of physical and emotional survival that, unlike "All is Lost" and "Gravity," derives...

Original post made on Nov. 3, 2013
Last comment by CrescentParkAnon., on Nov 5, 2013 at 1:20 pm | 4 comments | 8038 Views

MOVIES

Review: 'All Is Lost'

Batten down the hatches for the unusual new sailing drama "All Is Lost." The only actor on screen for 106 minutes is Robert...

Original post made on Oct. 30, 2013
Last comment by CrescentParkAnon., on Nov 5, 2013 at 1:11 pm | 4 comments | 12207 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

Voters to decide Measure D's fate tomorrow

After months of contentious battles between senior-housing advocates and rezoning hawks, voters tomorrow will decide the...

Original post made on Nov. 4, 2013
Last comment by Jerry Underdal, on Nov 5, 2013 at 9:22 am | 24 comments | 4192 Views

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RECENT HOME SALES

Read the full story here http://www.paloaltoonline.com/news/2013/10/23/recent-home-sales posted Wednesday, October 23,...

Original post made on Nov. 3, 2013
Last comment by well, on Nov 5, 2013 at 7:43 am | 4 comments | 990 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

New district policies and procedures: months in the making and still not fully baked

Complicated board policies and procedures designed to protect student rights, create fair process and comply with ever-growing...

Original post made on Oct. 31, 2013
Last comment by Skelly's legacy, on Nov 5, 2013 at 6:37 am | 13 comments | 2259 Views

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Man sentenced for 2011 police-chase death

An East Palo Alto man who killed a motorcyclist in a head-on crash while fleeing police has received a prison sentence that...

Original post made on Nov. 4, 2013
There are no comments yet. 1774 Views

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Mysterious meat sales concern Palo Alto residents

Barron Park neighborhood residents have been puzzling over mysterious meat salesmen in blue trucks who have been knocking...

Original post made on Nov. 15, 2011
Last comment by gabriel aragon, on Nov 4, 2013 at 12:25 pm | 36 comments | 3702 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

East Palo Alto announces interim police chief

East Palo Alto City Manager Magda Gonzalez announced today that Cpt. Federico Rocha will succeed Police Chief Ronald Davis. Read...

Original post made on Nov. 4, 2013
Last comment by Erica, on Nov 4, 2013 at 10:53 am | 1 comment | 1658 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Suspect at large in Hamilton Avenue robbery

Palo Alto police are looking for one of three suspects who beat up, robbed and threatened to stab a pedestrian on Hamilton...

Original post made on Oct. 30, 2013
Last comment by Tecsi, on Nov 4, 2013 at 9:16 am | 14 comments | 5850 Views
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