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SCHOOLS & KIDS

The nettlesome path to helping our teens

Four and five years ago, when several of our teenagers took their own lives, our pained, communal cry was, "Why is this happening?"...

Original post made on Nov. 15, 2014
Last comment by parent, on Nov 19, 2014 at 7:56 am | 30 comments | 5139 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Tiffany at Stanford Shopping Center robbed

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Original post made on Jul. 8, 2007
Last comment by zztee, on Jan 3, 2008 at 5:20 am | 30 comments | 6186 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Bank robber uses 'getaway wheelchair'

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Original post made on Apr. 4, 2008
Last comment by KT, on Apr 10, 2008 at 12:40 am | 30 comments | 3309 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Brutal attack, robbery on El Camino Park path

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Original post made on Apr. 23, 2008
Last comment by Mike, on Aug 27, 2008 at 8:53 pm | 30 comments | 2873 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Five years after "Mission Accomplished" they're giving us the rest of the spin

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Original post made by Paul on May. 1, 2008
Last comment by Paul, on May 5, 2008 at 2:16 pm | 30 comments | 2667 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Police mount efforts to stop street robberies

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Original post made on Oct. 17, 2008
Last comment by JustMe, on Oct 22, 2008 at 9:17 am | 30 comments | 2961 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Woman killed by Caltrain is identified

The woman killed by a Caltrain in Mountain View Wednesday evening has been identified by the Santa Clara County Coroner's...

Original post made on Jan. 2, 2009
Last comment by never again, on Feb 3, 2009 at 8:55 pm | 30 comments | 2327 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Sixth anniversary of Iraq war to be marked

Members of the Peninsula Peace and Justice Center will gather at Lytton Plaza in downtown Palo Alto Thursday evening to mark...

Original post made on Mar. 18, 2009
Last comment by Gary, on Mar 23, 2009 at 6:27 pm | 30 comments | 4353 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Jury deliberates Victor Frost's sit-lie challenge

Panhandler Victor Frost's milk crate and its distance from Whole Foods Market became an evidentiary pivot-point in his battle...

Original post made on Apr. 22, 2010
Last comment by Anon., on Apr 25, 2010 at 10:37 am | 30 comments | 2427 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Thief destroys small street tree to steal bicycle

A bicycle thief cut down a small street tree in order to lift the target bike over the stump in front of the Palo Alto Weekly...

Original post made on Jul. 23, 2010
Last comment by robit noops, on Jul 27, 2010 at 12:42 pm | 30 comments | 2966 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Stanford docs found in violation of school policy

Stanford University Medical School Dean Philip Pizzo has sent a reminder to medical school staff after an investigation found...

Original post made on Dec. 21, 2010
Last comment by jb, on Dec 29, 2010 at 1:44 pm | 30 comments | 3138 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Silly little incident downtown tonight

My girlfriend and I were walking home tonight from the Guild theater along Emerson passing the intersection of Hamilton...

Original post made by Anon. on Oct. 28, 2011
Last comment by Welll, on Nov 2, 2011 at 4:07 pm | 30 comments | 3312 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Police probe two street robberies and a burglary

Palo Alto police are investigating two attempted street robberies and one residential burglary that occurred in the north...

Original post made on Dec. 10, 2011
Last comment by Concerned, on Jan 7, 2012 at 10:20 pm | 30 comments | 6048 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Police nab burglary suspects in Duveneck neighborhood

Palo Alto police chased down and arrested two Menlo Park men who they believe were planning to burglarize a residence in...

Original post made on Jan. 31, 2012
Last comment by Nora Charles, on Feb 14, 2012 at 3:56 am | 30 comments | 1293 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Palo Alto police arrest three people for burglary

Three people from Albania were arrested Thursday, Dec. 27, on commercial burglary and conspiracy charges at the Stanford...

Original post made on Jan. 2, 2013
Last comment by Hmmm, on Jan 4, 2013 at 9:34 am | 30 comments | 2814 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Accused murderer of activist David Lewis set free

The man who confessed to gunning down well-known East Palo Alto community leader David Lewis was set free by the San Mateo...

Original post made on Feb. 6, 2013
Last comment by Just Wait, on May 30, 2013 at 2:59 am | 30 comments | 2469 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Scharff lays out bold plans in 'State of the City'

Calling Palo Alto a place where the "future continues to be invented," Mayor Greg Scharff rolled out on Wednesday night a...

Original post made on Feb. 27, 2013
Last comment by Wayne Martin, on Mar 1, 2013 at 2:17 pm | 30 comments | 2234 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Road rage

Just yesterday I was followed by a man who had the worst road rage I have ever seen. He was upset that he felt I cut him...

Original post made by Bambi on Apr. 17, 2013
Last comment by sunshine, on Jun 12, 2013 at 11:41 am | 30 comments | 2640 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Paly grad acquitted of burglary charges

A Palo Alto man who suffers from schizophrenia was acquitted of residential burglary on Tuesday, April 23, but he still faces...

Original post made on Apr. 24, 2013
Last comment by Longtime resident, on May 2, 2013 at 10:36 am | 30 comments | 1346 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Police give chase, arrest man on grad night

A man with three outstanding warrants was at the wrong place at the wrong time Wednesday evening, as police officers at Palo...

Original post made on May. 29, 2014
Last comment by Inigo Montoya, on Jun 2, 2014 at 6:27 pm | 30 comments | 861 Views
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