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PALO ALTO ISSUES

Measure D sides spar over impact of project

Opponents and proponents of Measure D all say they are in favor of more senior housing in Palo Alto. What they clashed on...

Original post made on Sep. 28, 2013
Last comment by Midtown Resident, on Oct 5, 2013 at 4:40 pm | 163 comments | 14028 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Car burglaries spike in September, police say

Palo Alto police are warning residents about a rise in car burglaries throughout the city over the past month. Read the...

Original post made on Oct. 3, 2013
Last comment by animal, on Oct 5, 2013 at 1:13 pm | 4 comments | 5516 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

Palo Alto to ask residents for 'value' judgment

What are Palo Alto's core values? If you understand the question and have an answer, the City Council is all ears. Read...

Original post made on Oct. 1, 2013
Last comment by Marlen, on Oct 5, 2013 at 8:38 am | 41 comments | 5406 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

'Random' knife attack in Old Palo Alto injures one

A man suffered moderately serious defensive wounds Saturday night as he tried to protect himself from what police are calling...

Original post made on Oct. 3, 2013
Last comment by Good thing for laws, on Oct 5, 2013 at 6:29 am | 10 comments | 2698 Views

ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

Stanford study: 22 percent of California in poverty

The sky-high cost of housing in California is pushing many families into poverty, according to new research by the Stanford...

Original post made on Oct. 2, 2013
Last comment by Shocked and Awed, on Oct 4, 2013 at 2:39 pm | 21 comments | 7189 Views

AROUND TOWN

Never too old to be a first-time author

With her first book published at the age of 77 -- and a second out this month -- Prudence Breitrose, at 79, finds herself...

Original post made on Oct. 4, 2013
There are no comments yet. 3906 Views

SPORTS

Cardinal begins five-game stretch vs. top teams

==B Stanford football== Starting this week, Stanford embarks upon a series of football games that likely will make or...

Original post made on Oct. 4, 2013
Last comment by John, on Oct 4, 2013 at 1:24 pm | 1 comment | 5426 Views

AROUND TOWN

Big bucks fuel campaign for Maybell development

Opponents of Measure D might have the signatures, but it's the supporters who have the funds, campaign-finance statements...

Original post made on Sep. 28, 2013
Last comment by Fred, on Oct 4, 2013 at 9:22 am | 29 comments | 1791 Views

AROUND TOWN

St. Ann Choir celebrates 50 years of singing ageless music

Formed in 1963 and renowned for singing historical Gregorian chants and other polyphonic music that predates the eighth and...

Original post made on Oct. 4, 2013
Last comment by Retired Teacher, on Oct 4, 2013 at 7:07 am | 2 comments | 1978 Views

ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

Infertile woman gives birth after Stanford egg-growth technique

A technique developed at Stanford University School of Medicine has induced the ovaries of some infertile women to produce...

Original post made on Oct. 3, 2013
Last comment by Crystal Artwork, on Oct 4, 2013 at 7:03 am | 2 comments | 3313 Views

ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

A billion-dollar year for Silicon Valley foundation

A contribution worth $500 million from Facebook founder and CEO Mark Zuckerberg helped propel the Silicon Valley Community...

Original post made on Oct. 3, 2013
Last comment by Matt, on Oct 3, 2013 at 10:19 pm | 5 comments | 3279 Views

AROUND TOWN

Yelp opens offices on California Avenue

California Avenue businesses have a new big-name neighbor in the online user-review company Yelp, according to a company...

Original post made on Oct. 2, 2013
Last comment by Hanna, on Oct 3, 2013 at 9:47 pm | 15 comments | 11350 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

Entry-level buyers reconsidering Palo Alto

Finding a house is hard in Palo Alto. The competition gets tougher for houses under $1 million dollars, and even tougher...

Original post made on Oct. 3, 2013
Last comment by Not an issue, on Oct 3, 2013 at 7:59 pm | 5 comments | 1180 Views

AROUND TOWN

Art Lecture at Atherton Library

Atherton Library will have a docent from the "Impressionists on the Water" exhibit on display at the Legion of Honor. Saturday,...

Original post made by Atherton Library on Oct. 3, 2013
There are no comments yet. 806 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

How can schools and kids survive sting of cyberbulling?

How can schools and kids survive sting of cyberbulling? Read the full guest opinion here http://www.paloaltoonline.com/weekly/story.php?story_id=19555...

Original post made on Sep. 27, 2013
Last comment by CruelWorld, on Oct 3, 2013 at 2:06 pm | 16 comments | 10567 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

City unveils downtown parking-permit program

For downtown workers, the days of free all-day parking in residential neighborhoods like Professorville and Downtown North...

Original post made on Sep. 25, 2013
Last comment by no more subsidies, on Oct 3, 2013 at 12:44 pm | 59 comments | 3063 Views

AROUND TOWN

Larger than life

Bob Deal has been making things out of wood for much of his life. So when he moved into Palo Alto Commons seven years ago,...

Original post made on Oct. 3, 2013
Last comment by Cindy Costell, on Oct 3, 2013 at 9:25 am | 1 comment | 1303 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Jiffy Lubes fined for environmental violations

The owner of 14 Jiffy Lube sites in Santa Clara County reached a settlement with the county District Attorney's Office Feb....

Original post made on Feb. 22, 2011
Last comment by Marc, on Oct 3, 2013 at 12:37 am | 11 comments | 2104 Views

SPORTS

Hogan has a career night in win over Cougars

==B Stanford football== Kevin Hogan threw for a career-high 286 yards and three touchdowns and No. 5 Stanford routed Washington...

Original post made on Sep. 29, 2013
Last comment by Linda, on Oct 2, 2013 at 11:44 pm | 3 comments | 1983 Views

SPORTS

Paly grad Wade helps Washington to No. 1 ranking

==B Women's college volleyball== With Palo Alto High grad Melanie Wade contributing to the efforts, the University of...

Original post made on Oct. 2, 2013
Last comment by thomas, on Oct 2, 2013 at 7:39 pm | 1 comment | 5998 Views
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