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Town reaches compromise on Jackling house

The Woodside Town Council on a 5-2 vote Tuesday night granted a conditional demolition permit to Apple co-founder Steve Jobs...

Original post made on Jun. 24, 2009
Last comment by It's Pat, on Jun 24, 2009 at 4:41 pm | 1 comment | 1711 Views


new Facebook building is bad for Palo Alto businesses?

Story in the Mercury-News: With their old downtown location, employees would...

Original post made by Donald on Jul. 1, 2009
Last comment by Tim, on Jul 2, 2009 at 6:51 am | 1 comment | 1733 Views


Hyatt Classic quells gastroenteritis outbreak

The gym, pool and dining room at Palo Alto's Classic Residence by Hyatt were back to business as usual Monday morning after...

Original post made on Jul. 1, 2009
Last comment by moi, on Jul 1, 2009 at 10:27 am | 1 comment | 1952 Views


Details released on drowning of mother, child

A mother and her young daughter who drowned after a strong current yanked them into the Pacific Ocean from Montara State...

Original post made on Jul. 1, 2009
Last comment by Rez, on Jul 1, 2009 at 8:22 pm | 1 comment | 1698 Views


Federal stimulus funds create new jobs at SLAC

With 2009 American Recovery and Reinvestment Act funds flowing into science-research firms in Silicon Valley, officials at...

Original post made on Jul. 2, 2009
Last comment by Amalia, on Jul 2, 2009 at 11:35 am | 1 comment | 2423 Views


Things I remember going back to 1962.

Garland Elementary School, Mr. Center, The Indian Bowl, The Variety Store, Bergman's counter, The Peninsula Creamery, Jean's...

Original post made by Eric "Rick" Cohen on Jul. 2, 2009
Last comment by Nora Charles, on Jul 3, 2009 at 10:05 pm | 1 comment | 1936 Views



<B>Richard O. Schulte Read the full story here posted Friday,...

Original post made on Jul. 3, 2009
Last comment by C.Mazenko, on Jul 3, 2009 at 4:58 pm | 1 comment | 1734 Views


Pipe bomb found during traffic stop near I-280

A pipe bomb was discovered during a traffic stop on an off-ramp from southbound Interstate Highway 280 in unincorporated...

Original post made on Jul. 6, 2009
Last comment by boom, on Jul 6, 2009 at 11:43 am | 1 comment | 1655 Views


Smith & Hawken closing

This is a bummer: Smith & Hawken is closing down the whole chain of stores, including the one at Stanford Shopping Center.

Original post made by John the Man on Jul. 9, 2009
Last comment by OhlonePar, on Jul 10, 2009 at 12:38 am | 1 comment | 1591 Views


Who won the Chili Cookoff?

There were several articles hyping up the Chili Cook-off this year, but neither the Daily, Weekly, nor Post has ran anything...

Original post made by Koa on Jul. 14, 2009
Last comment by Tyler Hanley, on Jul 14, 2009 at 4:50 pm | 1 comment | 1712 Views


Palo Alto researcher wins Presidential award

Palo Alto resident Alex Sox-Harris, a researcher whose work aims to improve mental-health care, is one of 100 recipients...

Original post made on Jul. 14, 2009
Last comment by YSK, on Jul 14, 2009 at 6:40 pm | 1 comment | 1652 Views


Senior Games recruiters feel the crunch

Recruiters for the 2009 National Senior Games are looking for as many as 4,000 local volunteers for the biennial event, which...

Original post made on Jul. 15, 2009
Last comment by SrGamesVolunteer, on Jul 15, 2009 at 11:11 am | 1 comment | 1655 Views


Man dies during bike ride in Menlo Park

Chris Hipp, a former professional bike rider and a founding member at Blade Systems Alliance, died Tuesday morning, July...

Original post made on Jul. 18, 2009
Last comment by RIP, on Jul 18, 2009 at 11:28 pm | 1 comment | 1852 Views


Mahjong Monday

Kay Mahon plays Mahjong at Avenidas Monday afternoon. Avenidas hosts a Mahjong community event every Monday from 1 to 4 p.m....

Original post made on Jul. 21, 2009
Last comment by a Mahjong fan, on Jul 21, 2009 at 3:38 pm | 1 comment | 1881 Views


Wired world

A 72-inch-wide American flag is one of the wall hangings in Pamela Drury Wattenmaker's new exhibition. Among the white stars,...

Original post made on Jul. 22, 2009
Last comment by Taylor-Chamberlain, on Jul 22, 2009 at 1:10 am | 1 comment | 2258 Views



Read the full story here posted Tuesday, July 28, 2009, 9:35...

Original post made on Jul. 28, 2009
Last comment by jh, on Jul 28, 2009 at 11:01 am | 1 comment | 1550 Views


Los Altos Neighborhoods

What once was a brief stop on the Southern Pacific Railroad evolved after World War II to a tree-lined city providing a quiet...

Original post made on Aug. 1, 2009
Last comment by Kim K, on Aug 1, 2009 at 4:52 pm | 1 comment | 1667 Views


Why the sirens this morning at 6:45 and then helicopter?

I heard lots of sirens and then around 7:30, a helicopter flying around for awhile. Criminal fleeing or car wreck? ...

Original post made by Curious on Aug. 10, 2009
Last comment by JFP, on Aug 10, 2009 at 11:31 am | 1 comment | 1696 Views


Language School in Palo Alto or nearby

Hello. I have a friend that is planning to move to my place for a period of two months. She wants to enroll in an intensive...

Original post made by Anna on Aug. 14, 2009
Last comment by tutor, on Aug 14, 2009 at 7:05 pm | 1 comment | 1551 Views


Stanford rowers head to World Championships

Four Stanford oarswomen were named to U.S. and British national teams that will be competing at the 2009 World Rowing Championships...

Original post made on Aug. 15, 2009
Last comment by Bearfan, on Aug 15, 2009 at 5:03 pm | 1 comment | 1700 Views
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