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SCHOOLS & KIDS

Jared Beeson

The camaraderie of sports will be among the greatest high school memories for Palo Alto High School graduating senior Jared...

Original post made on Jun. 15, 2010
Last comment by Verba Krofchik, on Jun 15, 2010 at 7:04 pm | 1 comment | 2680 Views

ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

Economic Good news?

430,000 new jobs..but by the government, mainly temporary census workers. "The Labor Department said on Friday payrolls rose...

Original post made by Good news/bad news on Jun. 4, 2010
Last comment by Economic good news?, on Jun 15, 2010 at 5:26 pm | 2 comments | 1898 Views

AROUND TOWN

Judge orders Mountain View pot club to close

A judge has granted Mountain View's request for a temporary injunction to close Buddy's Cannabis Patient Collective on Bayshore...

Original post made on Jun. 15, 2010
Last comment by buddy, on Jun 15, 2010 at 5:00 pm | 1 comment | 2135 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

Palo Alto mulls fee increases for animal services, field use

Palo Alto residents may soon find themselves paying higher fees for everything from fire inspections and Children's Theatre...

Original post made on Jun. 11, 2010
Last comment by Carole Hyde, on Jun 15, 2010 at 3:29 pm | 23 comments | 3256 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

Palo Alto 'cat-and-dog lady' could face fines, jail

Ana Maria Ramos, a Palo Alto woman who was apprehended by police for having 42 animals in her single-wide trailer, will be...

Original post made on Jun. 14, 2010
Last comment by Anon., on Jun 15, 2010 at 12:27 pm | 7 comments | 2772 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Two robbed at gunpoint in Mountain View garage

Two Mountain View visitors were robbed at gunpoint at a parking garage in the 100 block of Bryant Street at about 10:45 p.m....

Original post made on Jun. 14, 2010
Last comment by Anon., on Jun 15, 2010 at 12:14 pm | 5 comments | 2362 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Coroner identifies man killed by Caltrain Monday

The San Mateo County coroner's office this morning identified a pedestrian who was hit and killed on Caltrain tracks Monday...

Original post made on Jun. 15, 2010
There are no comments yet. 2618 Views

ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

Estrich on Israel

Commentary by Susan Estrich on the latest chorus of condemnation of Israel. Honestly, I am shocked to find that I am agreeing...

Original post made by Agree with Estrich on Jun. 3, 2010
Last comment by Perspective, on Jun 15, 2010 at 5:57 am | 76 comments | 9801 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Palo Alto parents in denial about their teens?

Are Palo Alto parents in denial about what really goes on in their teenagers' lives? Survey results suggest that the answer...

Original post made on Mar. 12, 2010
Last comment by Alex, on Jun 14, 2010 at 8:43 pm | 29 comments | 4272 Views

SPORTS

Local rowers help bring home a silver medal

Recent high school graduates Rachel Ersted of Palo Alto and Carolyn Rennels of Castilleja were members of NorCal Crew's Lightweight...

Original post made on Jun. 14, 2010
Last comment by Richard Ersted, on Jun 14, 2010 at 8:19 pm | 1 comment | 2735 Views

ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

Stanford grads' future 'linked to boy in Africa'

Stanford University graduates Sunday were implored to end poverty, cure disease and clean up the planet -- all for a little...

Original post made on Jun. 14, 2010
Last comment by One caveat, on Jun 14, 2010 at 4:55 pm | 2 comments | 2217 Views

AROUND TOWN

Congratulations, Class of 2010!

In ceremonies that were both joyous and reflective, Palo Alto's three largest high schools bid farewell to the Class of 2010....

Original post made on Jun. 11, 2010
Last comment by palo alto mom, on Jun 14, 2010 at 4:20 pm | 6 comments | 4457 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Stanford graduates celebrate with 'wacky walk'

Saluting their childhoods and their futures, members of Stanford University's class of 2010 expressed themselves in the traditional...

Original post made on Jun. 14, 2010
Last comment by Big Al, on Jun 14, 2010 at 4:08 pm | 3 comments | 3302 Views

ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

Huge uncounted-ballot total leaves DA race up in air

Disclosure that there are nearly 100,000 ballots yet to be counted in Santa Clara County has thrown the race for district...

Original post made on Jun. 9, 2010
Last comment by Linda, on Jun 14, 2010 at 2:02 pm | 14 comments | 4067 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Flurry of shots leaves man with multiple wounds

A man was shot multiple times late Friday night in East Palo Alto in a flurry of 17 gunshots, police said. Read the full...

Original post made on Jun. 12, 2010
Last comment by Amazed, on Jun 14, 2010 at 1:08 pm | 5 comments | 2210 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Closing of the IMC

June 14th 2010 To Rachel Metz...

Original post made by stephanie enos on Jun. 14, 2010
There are no comments yet. 2651 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

Mitchell Park Library groundbreaking Saturday

A groundbreaking ceremony for the new Mitchell Park Library and Community Center building will be held Saturday from 1 to...

Original post made on Jun. 12, 2010
Last comment by SteveU, on Jun 14, 2010 at 11:27 am | 5 comments | 2423 Views

AROUND TOWN

Los Angeles: "Students taught Arizona Immigration Law un-Amerikan!"

Students taught that Arizona immigration law is un-AmeriKan! Articles - Articles of Interest (on www.freedomradio.us) LOS...

Original post made by food for thought on Jun. 11, 2010
Last comment by Rand, on Jun 14, 2010 at 11:22 am | 13 comments | 1947 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

Rich Gordon wins Democratic Assembly primary

San Mateo County Supervisor Rich Gordon has defeated Josh Becker and Yoriko Kishimoto in the Democratic primary Tuesday and...

Original post made on Jun. 9, 2010
Last comment by Tiger Lilly, on Jun 14, 2010 at 10:07 am | 11 comments | 3736 Views

ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

NASA scientist cites 'global-warming emergency'

Time is running out to prevent catastrophic consequences from global warming, a leading climate scientist warned a packed...

Original post made on Nov. 23, 2008
Last comment by laugh or cry..you choose, on Jun 14, 2010 at 7:32 am | 36 comments | 25623 Views
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Vina Enoteca to serve first 'Impossible burger' in Silicon Valley
By Elena Kadvany | 14 comments | 2,607 views

Coupon for Yourself and Your Partner
By Chandrama Anderson | 0 comments | 395 views

 

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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