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CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Unanimous jury recommends death for Alvarez

Convicted killer Alberto Alvarez should receive the death penalty for murdering East Palo Alto police Officer Richard May,...

Original post made on Dec. 22, 2009
Last comment by babysoft, on Dec 31, 2009 at 12:52 pm | 40 comments | 2320 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Palo Alto Realtor target of 'grandparents' scam

Well-known Palo Alto real estate agent Ann Griffiths wants everyone to know about a scam to which she fell prey on Jan. 25...

Original post made on Feb. 3, 2011
Last comment by Jim, on Oct 25, 2011 at 11:23 am | 40 comments | 2793 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

What's happened since the accident

A year after the Feb. 17, 2010, plane crash in East Palo Alto that took three lives, much has been repaired, but much still...

Original post made on Feb. 12, 2011
Last comment by Twin Cessna Pilot, on Jun 10, 2011 at 5:36 am | 40 comments | 2556 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Begging Scam?

We were driving today around doing errands and saw 3 different women begging. One was at the Bryant St. Post Office, the...

Original post made by RichardCheney on Apr. 16, 2011
Last comment by neighbor, on Mar 12, 2014 at 3:51 pm | 40 comments | 5717 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Attempted sexual assault reported in Palo Alto

A man broke in to a home in the 100 block of Hawthorne Avenue early this morning and "may have been about to commit a sexual...

Original post made on Nov. 29, 2012
Last comment by some guy, on Dec 1, 2012 at 9:53 pm | 40 comments | 2204 Views

ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

Condi Rice " I was supposed to be a music major and concert pianist, and here I sit."

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Original post made by Dr. Ferragamo on Jul. 22, 2007
Last comment by Walter_E_Wallis, on Jul 27, 2007 at 4:15 pm | 40 comments | 3612 Views

ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

Editorial Cartoon on Iraq Says It All

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Original post made by Observer on Sep. 10, 2007
Last comment by Observer, on Sep 12, 2007 at 10:05 pm | 40 comments | 3332 Views

ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

Massive Oil Deposit Could Increase US reserves by 10x

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Original post made by Jane on Mar. 28, 2008
Last comment by perspective, on Apr 3, 2008 at 2:18 pm | 40 comments | 2649 Views

ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

Caltrain horns getting louder

Locals who have complained recently that horn blasts from Caltrain locomotives have gotten louder aren't imagining things....

Original post made on Jul. 29, 2009
Last comment by Jane, on Aug 10, 2009 at 8:51 pm | 40 comments | 2509 Views

ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

Stanford professor testifies in Prop 8 trial

A judge presiding over a same-sex marriage trial in San Francisco heard testimony today from a Stanford University professor...

Original post made on Jan. 20, 2010
Last comment by To I Think, on Jan 23, 2010 at 3:53 pm | 40 comments | 2508 Views

ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

Japan nuclear crisis - is US doing enough to help?

I am watching CNN's coverage of Japan nuclear crisis and it is not clear to me if US doing enough to help, apart from watching...

Original post made by Elena on Mar. 16, 2011
Last comment by Resident, on Mar 20, 2011 at 7:45 pm | 40 comments | 2336 Views

ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

House OKs debt-ceiling bill; Eshoo votes 'aye'

After weeks of partisan bickering over raising the debt ceiling that threatened to plunge the country into default, a last-minute...

Original post made on Aug. 2, 2011
Last comment by Perspective, on Aug 7, 2011 at 10:06 am | 40 comments | 3885 Views

ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

'Undocumented' but inspiring

Immigration reform activist Jose Antonio Vargas spoke at to a near-capacity crowd at Los Altos High School last weekend,...

Original post made on Nov. 27, 2012
Last comment by Legal immigrant, on Dec 3, 2012 at 9:18 pm | 40 comments | 5945 Views

ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

Report: Google buses reflect region in need of traffic, housing solutions

Google buses rolling up and down U.S. Highway 101 symbolize the new Silicon Valley -- and are reminders that regional solutions...

Original post made on Feb. 9, 2013
Last comment by Mr.Recycle, on Feb 11, 2013 at 10:07 pm | 40 comments | 2464 Views

ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

Flux at feral cat nonprofit after cats die in fire

The Stanford Cat Network, a nonprofit organization that cares for feral cats on Stanford University's campus, is teetering...

Original post made on Aug. 16, 2013
Last comment by Palo Alto Resident, on Aug 20, 2013 at 10:54 pm | 40 comments | 2379 Views

AROUND TOWN

What are the pros and cons of owning an Eichler?

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Original post made by New to Area on Jan. 26, 2007
Last comment by Not an issue, on Jul 1, 2013 at 7:24 pm | 40 comments | 16134 Views

AROUND TOWN

Woman crashes car into Midtown building

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Original post made on Nov. 18, 2007
Last comment by Brit, on Nov 29, 2007 at 9:27 am | 40 comments | 4702 Views

AROUND TOWN

Guest Opinion: Don't let the trolls run our theater or our town

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Original post made on Jun. 25, 2008
Last comment by Perspective, on Jun 28, 2008 at 8:29 am | 40 comments | 2803 Views

AROUND TOWN

Artist brings poetic, sometimes puzzling protest to downtown

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Original post made on Aug. 6, 2008
Last comment by Guy Orkin, on Sep 7, 2008 at 12:27 pm | 40 comments | 2208 Views

AROUND TOWN

Minor collision becomes a 'hit-and-run'

A pedestrian/car collision with minor injuries has become a hit-and-run case when the car's driver left the scene. Palo Alto...

Original post made on Aug. 27, 2009
Last comment by Citizen of the World, on Aug 29, 2009 at 4:32 pm | 40 comments | 2130 Views
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