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CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Man arrested in nonfatal East Palo Alto shooting

A man was arrested on suspicion of shooting another man in the leg in East Palo Alto this Wednesday afternoon, according...

Original post made on Jul. 25, 2013
Last comment by Friend, on Jul 26, 2013 at 12:52 pm | 2 comments | 1189 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Civil rights lawyers scrutinize school district

In a bid to start a conversation on addressing poor academic performance among students from the Ravenswood City School District...

Original post made on Jul. 24, 2013
Last comment by Old Palo Alto, on Jul 26, 2013 at 12:37 pm | 29 comments | 17746 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

Arastradero Preserve eyed for tree influx

When it comes to trees, the golf course's loss may be Arastradero Preserve's gain. As Palo Alto looks for ways to mitigate...

Original post made on Jul. 24, 2013
Last comment by Craig Laughton, on Jul 26, 2013 at 12:00 pm | 8 comments | 996 Views

AROUND TOWN

Mi Pueblo seeks bankruptcy court protection

Mi Pueblo Foods is seeking for Chapter 11 bankruptcy court protection Monday, citing a problem with its main secured creditor,...

Original post made on Jul. 24, 2013
Last comment by Neighbors Helping Neighbors, on Jul 26, 2013 at 11:13 am | 8 comments | 2434 Views

ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

Stanford reports security breach, urges password changes

Stanford University is investigating what appears to be a breach in its information technology infrastructure but the university...

Original post made on Jul. 26, 2013
Last comment by maguro_01, on Jul 26, 2013 at 7:53 am | 1 comment | 2838 Views

ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

Menlo Park fire chief returns home after crippling fall

After three decades in a career that saw him deployed for 9/11, the Oklahoma City bombing, Katrina and local emergencies...

Original post made on Jul. 25, 2013
Last comment by Russell Hancock, on Jul 26, 2013 at 12:45 am | 5 comments | 1933 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

Palo Alto man dies in Tahoe plane crash

A Palo Alto pilot was killed and his wife was injured after their private plane crashed in a wooded area in South Lake Tahoe...

Original post made on Jul. 23, 2013
Last comment by Sad News, on Jul 25, 2013 at 11:25 pm | 16 comments | 3107 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Seeking information on recent serious bike accident

Trying to track down information on a recent cycling accident in Palo Alto in which a woman was very seriously injured. If...

Original post made by Eric S. on Jul. 25, 2013
Last comment by Ouch, on Jul 25, 2013 at 8:45 pm | 2 comments | 985 Views

SPORTS

Another setback for Stanford's Andy Brown

Senior forward Andy Brown will miss yet another basketball season due to an ACL tear; this time in his right knee. Stanford...

Original post made on Jul. 25, 2013
Last comment by Gary Ruppel, on Jul 25, 2013 at 8:34 pm | 1 comment | 1260 Views

AROUND TOWN

U.S. Rep. Eshoo votes to defund NSA phone program

U.S. Rep. Anna Eshoo (CA-18) voted in favor today of an amendment to this year's defense spending bill that would require...

Original post made on Jul. 24, 2013
Last comment by right = correct, on Jul 25, 2013 at 7:03 pm | 13 comments | 1134 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Is Duveneck School the next Mitchell Park Library?

Is Duveneck School another Mitchell Park Library fiasco? I pass there several times a day., and I don't see any escalated...

Original post made by Bob on Jul. 24, 2013
Last comment by Not here, on Jul 25, 2013 at 3:34 pm | 7 comments | 1016 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

Oregon Expressway traffic-signal upgrades to begin

Long-awaited traffic-signal improvements along Oregon Expressway could soon begin, replacing half-century-old signals along...

Original post made on Jul. 23, 2013
Last comment by Donald, on Jul 25, 2013 at 3:27 pm | 19 comments | 3977 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Woodside: Good Samaritan killed on I-280 identified

A man who was killed on Interstate 280 in Woodside on Sunday morning (July 21) had likely stopped to help victims...

Original post made on Jul. 23, 2013
Last comment by Silicon Vaaaalleey, on Jul 25, 2013 at 11:31 am | 6 comments | 1272 Views

ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

Stanford educated Prince Philippe ascends to Belgian throne

http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-europe-23393963...

Original post made by Nayeli on Jul. 21, 2013
Last comment by bru, on Jul 25, 2013 at 11:22 am | 3 comments | 950 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Yet another contractor dispute - this time Paly/PAUSD (press release)

http://news.pausd.org/post.cfm/district-responds-to-construction-lawsuit I've heard that PAUSD has found that the contractor...

Original post made by Crescent Park Dad on Jul. 25, 2013
There are no comments yet. 841 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Higher ed leaders meet edtech startups

College and university presidents who met in Palo Alto this week brainstormed the future of higher education by discussing...

Original post made on Jul. 24, 2013
Last comment by Diana, on Jul 25, 2013 at 9:47 am | 8 comments | 1404 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

Coupa Cafe customers can buy items with bitcoins

When paying for a latte -- or any menu item -- at Coupa Cafe in downtown Palo Alto, customers have two options. Use cash...

Original post made on Jul. 20, 2013
Last comment by CD, on Jul 24, 2013 at 4:57 pm | 18 comments | 19186 Views

AROUND TOWN

New police dog, 'Eddie,' presented to public

With the press of a button, the door to the police car popped open, revealing the newest member of the Palo Alto Police Department....

Original post made on Jul. 23, 2013
Last comment by Palu Alum, on Jul 24, 2013 at 1:47 pm | 9 comments | 961 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

A big job ahead to combat underlying causes of bullying

A big job ahead to combat underlying causes of bullying Read the full guest opinion here http://www.paloaltoonline.com/weekly/story.php?story_id=19240...

Original post made on Jul. 19, 2013
Last comment by Astonished, on Jul 24, 2013 at 7:39 am | 63 comments | 3339 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

WARNING: Ivy Tutor Center on California Ave.

Warning to PAUSD parents about Ivy Tutoring. As of today, it looks like this operation has a suspended account; their website...

Original post made by Palo Alto Parent on Jul. 23, 2013
There are no comments yet. 1425 Views
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