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PALO ALTO ISSUES

Stanford Hospital to try 'drive-through' testing

Stanford Hospital is about to test a new "drive-through" approach to processing large numbers of medical patients during...

Original post made on Jun. 9, 2009
Last comment by YSK, on Jun 12, 2009 at 11:30 am | 8 comments | 2018 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Big payout for disabled-parking violations

Scofflaws who park illegally in disabled-parking spots have become one of the biggest moneymakers for the City of Palo Alto,...

Original post made on Jun. 11, 2009
Last comment by annoyed, on Jun 12, 2009 at 7:37 am | 9 comments | 2016 Views

AROUND TOWN

Stanford computer professor Rajeev Motwani found dead in pool

Rajeev Motwani, 47, the Stanford University computer-science professor renowned for assisting Silicon Valley start-ups and...

Original post made on Jun. 8, 2009
Last comment by WOW, on Jun 12, 2009 at 6:18 am | 5 comments | 2095 Views

ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

State parks pay for themselves, new study shows

State parks more than pay for themselves by generating tourism dollars and sales tax revenue, according to a new study by...

Original post made on Jun. 10, 2009
Last comment by Charlie, on Jun 11, 2009 at 5:06 pm | 15 comments | 1858 Views

AROUND TOWN

window washer recommendations?

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Original post made by homeowner on Jul. 21, 2008
Last comment by Clean windows, on Jun 11, 2009 at 3:59 pm | 5 comments | 2009 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Pipe-wielding teens fight with Palo Alto police

Two 16-year-old boys brandishing large plastic pipes threatened to "beat up" a construction worker on University Avenue Saturday...

Original post made on Jun. 8, 2009
Last comment by Citizen, on Jun 11, 2009 at 3:09 pm | 51 comments | 2149 Views

SPORTS

Legendary swimming coach Richard Quick dies

Former Stanford head women's swimming coach Richard Quick, one of the most prominent figures in the sport of swimming and...

Original post made on Jun. 11, 2009
Last comment by MV resident, on Jun 11, 2009 at 2:17 pm | 1 comment | 2430 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 | 3013 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Letters

Tax businesses Read the full story here http://www.PaloAltoOnline.com/weekly/story.php?story_id=11113 posted Friday, June...

Original post made on Jun. 6, 2009
Last comment by OhlonePar, on Jun 11, 2009 at 12:20 pm | 56 comments | 2634 Views

SPORTS

Olympians will be on hand for Santa Clara swim meet

With the nation's top swimmers all pointing toward next month's 2009 ConocoPhillips USA National Championships, this week's...

Original post made on Jun. 10, 2009
Last comment by Emily R., on Jun 11, 2009 at 9:50 am | 2 comments | 2075 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

Downtown farmers' market set for Earth Day debut

Late Wednesday afternoon, a nondescript alleyway off Forest Avenue filled up with stands of kale, leeks, watermelon radishes,...

Original post made on Mar. 27, 2009
Last comment by susan, on Jun 11, 2009 at 9:49 am | 2 comments | 3257 Views

ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

World Health Organization declares global swine flu pandemic

(CNN) -- The World Health Organization raised the swine flu alert Thursday to its highest level, saying H1N1 has spread to...

Original post made by Greg on Jun. 11, 2009
There are no comments yet. 1632 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

Council 'repudiates,' apologizes for theater probe

An official city letter containing a full-blown public apology and "repudiation" of "errors and injustices" in the Palo Alto...

Original post made on Jun. 9, 2009
Last comment by Bud, on Jun 11, 2009 at 8:39 am | 21 comments | 2212 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 | 507 Views

AROUND TOWN

Traffic around Fabian Way and San Antonio horrible!!!

Hi - Just wondering if anyone knows if the cities of Palo Alto and Mountain View have a plan for this area. The traffic...

Original post made by Michele on Jun. 10, 2009
Last comment by Palo Parent, on Jun 10, 2009 at 9:29 pm | 5 comments | 1671 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

another domestic terrorist attack

Last week, a doctor was assassinated in Kansas. Today, a man with a criminal record of terrorism attacks the U.S. Holocaust...

Original post made by Greg on Jun. 10, 2009
Last comment by Gary, on Jun 10, 2009 at 9:15 pm | 4 comments | 1693 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Press Coverage Way Off Base

Please be aware that the press is trying very hard to talk to students in Palo Alto about the tragedies that have occurred...

Original post made by Concerned for our kids on Jun. 6, 2009
Last comment by Sharon, on Jun 10, 2009 at 8:11 pm | 10 comments | 2058 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

Palo Alto Seeks Sustainability Coordinator

Palo Alto is seeking applicants for the position of Assistant to the City Manager for Sustainability. The deadline is Monday,...

Original post made by Deep Throat on Jun. 10, 2009
Last comment by Resident, on Jun 10, 2009 at 7:54 pm | 6 comments | 1730 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 | 2096 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

East Palo Alto police arrest murder suspect

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Original post made on Sep. 18, 2008
Last comment by epa res, on Jun 10, 2009 at 6:45 pm | 5 comments | 2363 Views
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