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CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Police arrest Uber driver for alleged sex crimes

A Redwood City driver for transportation company Uber is accused of sexually battering and stalking a passenger over the...

Original post made on Nov. 2, 2016
Last comment by Disgusted, on Nov 2, 2016 at 1:25 pm | 3 comments | 4082 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Stanford University names engineering dean as new provost

Persis Drell, the first woman to serve as dean of Stanford University's School of Engineering, will now serve as the university's...

Original post made on Nov. 8, 2016
Last comment by An even bigger mistake, on Nov 10, 2016 at 4:18 am | 3 comments | 3495 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Police: Bike thief nabbed near Caltrain station in Palo Alto

Palo Alto police have arrested a man who allegedly used a power tool to saw a bicycle lock in an apparent attempt to steal...

Original post made on Nov. 18, 2016
Last comment by Bike Commuter, on Nov 18, 2016 at 12:08 pm | 3 comments | 3454 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Stanford fires back at student's sex-assault lawsuit

Calling a student's allegations "unfounded" and lacking "factual basis," Stanford University has fired back at a lawsuit...

Original post made on Dec. 10, 2016
Last comment by betsy, on Dec 13, 2016 at 11:22 am | 3 comments | 4620 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Administrative fees cut for parents of juveniles in criminal justice system

Parents of juveniles in the criminal justice system will no longer be required to pay administrative fees for juvenile hall...

Original post made on Jan. 26, 2017
Last comment by Chip, on Jan 26, 2017 at 12:13 pm | 3 comments | 1599 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Security Alert: Thieves Testing Door handles on Cars at Night.

We live 2 blocks off Middlefield. This morning we found one of our cars with 2 doors open and the insides thoroughly ransacked....

Original post made by Retired Engineer on Jan. 27, 2017
Last comment by It's a wave, on Jan 27, 2017 at 3:55 pm | 3 comments | 229 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Stanford police arrest man with binoculars for weapons on campus

Police investigating reports of a man who was behaving suspiciously found multiple weapons inside his van and arrested him...

Original post made on Jan. 31, 2017
Last comment by john_alderman, on Feb 1, 2017 at 11:48 am | 3 comments | 8027 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Teenagers arrested for stealing from a car

Police arrested three East Palo Alto teenagers who had been prowling a Palo Alto neighborhood just after midnight on Tuesday,...

Original post made on Mar. 1, 2017
Last comment by JustMe, on Mar 1, 2017 at 6:10 pm | 3 comments | 3572 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Police investigate incidents of sexual battery, assault near downtown bus stop

Police are investigating two recent incidents in which a woman was approached and sexually assaulted by a stranger near the...

Original post made on Mar. 9, 2017
Last comment by resident, on Mar 10, 2017 at 6:43 pm | 3 comments | 3697 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Four 'Operation Sunny Day' defendants from East Palo Alto strike plea deals

The first murder case that went to trial as a result of an 18-month investigation into a string of crimes involving East...

Original post made on Mar. 22, 2017
Last comment by EPAMom, on Mar 22, 2017 at 5:31 pm | 3 comments | 2942 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Two-alarm fire reported at Moldaw Residences

Palo Alto firefighters responded to smoke pouring out of a janitor's closet at the Moldaw Residences on Charleston Road in...

Original post made on Mar. 25, 2017
Last comment by Showboating, on Mar 26, 2017 at 3:10 pm | 3 comments | 4489 Views

SPORTS

Where to watch world the World Cup games?

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Original post made by Kirstin on Jun. 8, 2006
Last comment by Jon Mariano, on Jun 19, 2006 at 7:04 am | 3 comments | 8519 Views

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Soap Box Derby is coming to town

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Original post made by joe sparaco on Oct. 1, 2006
Last comment by joe sparaco, on Oct 27, 2006 at 4:05 pm | 3 comments | 7544 Views

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Paly Football Wins CCS Semis -- In the Fourth Overtime

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Original post made by Richard on Nov. 24, 2006
Last comment by cross-town, on Nov 27, 2006 at 5:37 pm | 3 comments | 5957 Views

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The Final Four is upon us with all sorts of 'stats"

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Original post made by Bob on Mar. 28, 2007
Last comment by theopaul, on Mar 29, 2007 at 8:57 pm | 3 comments | 4936 Views

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PA Little League tourney forced to extra game

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Original post made on Jun. 17, 2007
Last comment by BEAST, on Jun 20, 2007 at 7:49 pm | 3 comments | 5042 Views

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Oh My Goodness

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Original post made by Yea this was for Bill on Oct. 6, 2007
Last comment by Timothy Gray, on Oct 6, 2007 at 9:05 pm | 3 comments | 4827 Views

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Paly beats Gunn in De Anza Division volleyball showdown

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Original post made on Oct. 24, 2007
Last comment by Mrs. Acuff, on Oct 26, 2007 at 4:42 pm | 3 comments | 4658 Views

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Paly teacher regrets strong words on principal

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Original post made on Nov. 7, 2007
Last comment by Alice Herbst, on Nov 11, 2007 at 12:39 am | 3 comments | 5351 Views

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Tour of California bicycle race details announced

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Original post made on Nov. 13, 2007
Last comment by Patt Baenen-Tapscott, on Nov 16, 2007 at 1:11 pm | 3 comments | 4571 Views
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Short story writers wanted!

The 31st Annual Palo Alto Weekly Short Story Contest is now accepting entries for Adult, Young Adult (15-17) and Teen (12-14) categories. Send us your short story (2,500 words or less) and entry form by April 13, 2017. First, Second and Third Place prizes awarded in each category.

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