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AROUND TOWN

Old Palo Alto

Blossoming magnolia trees grace the streets, offering sweet fragrances in early spring. An abundance of multi-colored azaleas,...

Original post made on May. 19, 2009
Last comment by charles chisom, on May 19, 2009 at 7:28 pm | 1 comment | 2012 Views

SPORTS

Paly, Castilleja softball teams are ready to deliver in CCS

Palo Alto softball coach Jake Halas had a lot on his mind. His wife is still waiting to deliver twin sons and his softball...

Original post made on May. 20, 2009
Last comment by Parent, on May 20, 2009 at 5:05 pm | 1 comment | 1941 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Gunn, Paly seek help in planning campuses

Gunn and Palo Alto high schools are seeking parent and community members to augment their facilities steering committees,...

Original post made on May. 20, 2009
Last comment by Johnny, on May 20, 2009 at 9:19 pm | 1 comment | 1583 Views

RESTAURANTS

Works in progress

Some new restaurants take longer to iron out all the kinks, especially ones that are trying to master being both a restaurant...

Original post made on May. 22, 2009
Last comment by Mandy MacCalla, on May 22, 2009 at 11:10 am | 1 comment | 2773 Views

SPORTS

Palo Alto's Coleman makes quite a hit in CCS opener

Allie Coleman spent the fall with the Palo Alto volleyball team. As the squad's setter, she most often put the ball in position...

Original post made on May. 22, 2009
Last comment by Theresa Carey, on May 22, 2009 at 11:33 am | 1 comment | 1778 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Paly 'truancy' rates shoot above state average

Almost 70 percent of students at Palo Alto High School are technically "truants," according to research from the California...

Original post made on May. 25, 2009
Last comment by David, on May 25, 2009 at 4:45 pm | 1 comment | 1797 Views

RESTAURANTS

Where is the restaurant link on home page?

Hey, PA online. There used to be a very useful restaurant link on the home page, but it appears to be gone. I have used it...

Original post made by Diner on May. 28, 2009
Last comment by sravan, on Jun 29, 2009 at 3:42 pm | 1 comment | 2859 Views

AROUND TOWN

They've done it all

From raising 21 foster children to chairing the Stanford University Board of Trustees, this year's seven honorees in the...

Original post made on May. 28, 2009
Last comment by Mary McC, on May 28, 2009 at 3:57 pm | 1 comment | 1703 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Hearing for City Hall shooting suspect postponed

Santa Clara County Superior Court Judge Douglas K. Southard Thursday postponed a preliminary hearing for two men charged...

Original post made on May. 29, 2009
Last comment by proofreader, on May 29, 2009 at 12:11 pm | 1 comment | 1603 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

No Turning on Red While Children Are Present

Embarcadero/Middlefield and Embarcadero/Newell Road have these signs due to Walter Hays and Jordan students crossing. Please...

Original post made by Mom on May. 29, 2009
Last comment by Greg, on May 29, 2009 at 5:05 pm | 1 comment | 1694 Views

SPORTS

2009 Girls' Softball Spring All-League Teams

Palo Alto junior Kelly Jenks and sophomore Gracie Marshall, who helped the Vikings reach the second round of the CCS Division...

Original post made on Jun. 3, 2009
Last comment by Softball fan, on Jun 3, 2009 at 6:41 pm | 1 comment | 1873 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

Help is available

The Palo Alto School District has provided the following list of resources people can call on during a crisis. Read the...

Original post made on Jun. 5, 2009
Last comment by mommie dear, on Jun 5, 2009 at 2:43 pm | 1 comment | 1528 Views

AROUND TOWN

SATURDAY, JUNE 6, 9-1 Abilities United After School Program Rummage Sale Benefit

Abilities United is a wonderful organization serving the educational, social and vocational needs of the disabled of all...

Original post made by Pauline Navarro on Jun. 5, 2009
Last comment by Pauline, on Jun 6, 2009 at 10:25 am | 1 comment | 1487 Views

SPORTS

State track meet will provide a second chance

Their first appearance at the CIF State Track and Field Championships left them frustrated, disappointed and angry. Now,...

Original post made on Jun. 5, 2009
Last comment by David, on Jun 5, 2009 at 11:44 pm | 1 comment | 1801 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

"Stop, Look, and Listen."

Another high school student's life was tragically cut short last week on the train tracks near our home, making this the...

Original post made by Christina Owen on Jun. 8, 2009
Last comment by Misha, on Jun 14, 2009 at 10:41 pm | 1 comment | 1784 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Days before graduation, Gunn students grieve

What should have been a day for Gunn High School seniors to sign yearbooks and recall happy memories from the past four years...

Original post made on Jun. 9, 2009
Last comment by CBD, on Jun 9, 2009 at 10:36 pm | 1 comment | 1805 Views

AROUND TOWN

Supreme Court's Kennedy to speak at Stanford

Stanford University's newest class of graduates will be ushered into the "real world" this weekend by U.S. Supreme Court...

Original post made on Jun. 10, 2009
Last comment by Big Al, on Jun 10, 2009 at 8:49 am | 1 comment | 1537 Views

SPORTS

Palo Alto youth soccer team wins two big tourneys

It has been a highly successful season for the Palo Alto 93B Blue team, a boys' Under-16 CYSA squad that captured back-to-back...

Original post made on Jun. 10, 2009
Last comment by #1 fan, on Jun 10, 2009 at 7:05 pm | 1 comment | 1760 Views

SPORTS

Top two seeds survive in Little League tourney

The No. 1- and 2-seeded teams in the Palo Alto Little League City Tournament needed rallies to pull out victories on Tuesday...

Original post made on Jun. 10, 2009
Last comment by Little League mom, on Jun 10, 2009 at 10:49 pm | 1 comment | 35 Views

AROUND TOWN

2.7-magnitude quake hits Santa Clara County

The U.S. Geological Survey is reporting an earthquake with a preliminary magnitude of 2.7 struck this morning in Santa Clara...

Original post made on Jun. 11, 2009
Last comment by just curious, on Jun 11, 2009 at 12:29 pm | 1 comment | 1895 Views
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