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SCHOOLS & KIDS

Kanter to speak in Palo Alto Friday on U.S. education

Martha Kanter, the nominee for U.S. undersecretary of education, will give a talk on education issues Friday at Hewlett Packard...

Original post made on Jun. 25, 2009
Last comment by Mo Geraghty, on Jun 25, 2009 at 8:28 pm | 1 comment | 2402 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

Palo Alto opts for employee-count business tax

Palo Alto's quest to put a new business tax on the November ballot took a big step toward reality Monday night when a split...

Original post made on Jun. 23, 2009
Last comment by Vote "No", on Jun 25, 2009 at 7:37 pm | 14 comments | 2811 Views

ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

Congrats to Obama and H. Clinton for doing the right thing about Iran

http://news.yahoo.com/s/ap/20090613/ap_on_go_ca_st_pe/us_us_iran I am pleased to announce that Pres Obama and Sec of State...

Original post made by Perspective on Jun. 13, 2009
Last comment by Perspective, on Jun 25, 2009 at 2:22 pm | 26 comments | 1985 Views

SPORTS

Palo Alto Babe Ruth City Tournament all set

The field is set for the four-team Palo Alto Babe Ruth 15-Under City Tournament, which gets under way Friday at Baylands...

Original post made on Jun. 25, 2009
Last comment by Palo Alto Babe Ruth, on Jun 25, 2009 at 9:14 am | 1 comment | 2142 Views

AROUND TOWN

Girl hurt in Saturday-morning bike/van collision

Channing Avenue in Palo Alto was closed for several hours Saturday morning when a 10-year-old girl reportedly swerved out...

Original post made on Jun. 21, 2009
Last comment by not always the cars fault, on Jun 24, 2009 at 10:48 pm | 43 comments | 2289 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Man hit by car at Page Mill Road in Palo Alto

A 50-year-old man was transported to Stanford Hospital with a head injury after being struck by a vehicle in Palo Alto this...

Original post made on Jun. 15, 2009
Last comment by O'Rianne, on Jun 24, 2009 at 6:21 pm | 13 comments | 2485 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

Pat Briggs takes a bow, earns ovation

Pat Briggs, who directed the Palo Alto Children's Theatre for nearly half century and retired last year after a botched police...

Original post made on Jun. 23, 2009
Last comment by Barbara Slone, on Jun 24, 2009 at 5:31 pm | 20 comments | 2350 Views

ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

Carjacking leads to high-speed chase in EPA

Authorities are searching for at least two men who were involved in a carjacking in East Palo Alto, which led to a high-speed...

Original post made on Jun. 22, 2009
Last comment by To What, on Jun 24, 2009 at 5:30 pm | 10 comments | 2123 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Palo Alto cops pluck $15 million in pot plants

Palo Alto Police SWAT officers and the Santa Clara County Sheriff's Marijuana Eradication Team removed approximately 5,500...

Original post made on Jun. 19, 2009
Last comment by Herb Borock, on Jun 24, 2009 at 4:45 pm | 32 comments | 3061 Views

AROUND TOWN

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 | 2133 Views

SPORTS

Stanford boys earn six berths for JO water polo tournament

Eight age-group boys' teams from the Stanford Water Polo Club took the various pools last weekend with the goal of qualifying...

Original post made on Jun. 24, 2009
Last comment by DadOfTwoPlayers, on Jun 24, 2009 at 1:52 pm | 1 comment | 2858 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Palo Alto police arrest man for auto theft

Palo Alto police officers recovered a stolen vehicle and arrested East Palo Alto resident Luis Cabrera, 27, on multiple charges...

Original post made on Jun. 24, 2009
Last comment by 50 years in midtown, on Jun 24, 2009 at 1:07 pm | 2 comments | 2033 Views

ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

Will President Obama still deal with the Iranian thugs?

At his press conference today, President Obama fell back on his notion that he must, as president, not say anything that...

Original post made by Seth on Jun. 23, 2009
Last comment by svatoid, on Jun 24, 2009 at 10:36 am | 21 comments | 2152 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

Palo Alto faces surge of opposition to new tax

Palo Alto officials are facing a surge of opposition from business owners who claim their voices haven't been heard as the...

Original post made on Jun. 22, 2009
Last comment by Anna, on Jun 24, 2009 at 5:03 am | 21 comments | 2040 Views

AROUND TOWN

Furniture made just for you

Read the full story here http://www.PaloAltoOnline.com/news/show_story.php?id=12432 posted Wednesday, May 20, 2009, 2:18...

Original post made on Jun. 24, 2009
There are no comments yet. 2371 Views

AROUND TOWN

Kiki's Candy Bar, anyone?

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Original post made by Puzzled on Aug. 13, 2006
Last comment by Yes!, on Jun 23, 2009 at 8:11 pm | 9 comments | 8550 Views

SPORTS

Another verbal committ for Stanford football team

Westwood High of Texas kicker Jordan Williamson made a verbal commitment to attend Stanford in the fall of 2010. He was rated...

Original post made on Jun. 23, 2009
Last comment by Leslie Dolan, on Jun 23, 2009 at 6:19 pm | 1 comment | 2479 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Man and victim's girlfriend arrested in stabbing

A man was arrested after allegedly stabbing his 25-year-old cousin in the abdomen early Saturday morning in East Palo Alto,...

Original post made on Jun. 23, 2009
Last comment by Sup, on Jun 23, 2009 at 5:44 pm | 1 comment | 2103 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

Iran's Web Spying Aided By Western Technology

Fascinating report, Iran is very sophisticated at identifying who is saying what, maybe better than China From the WSJhttp://online.wsj.com/article/SB124562668777335653.html "De...

Original post made by Sharon on Jun. 21, 2009
Last comment by Sharon, on Jun 23, 2009 at 3:39 pm | 4 comments | 1882 Views

ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

Palo Alto to get 6 New Fire Engines for 3 Million dollars?

3 Million seems to be an amount of money that people are asking about. 3 Million short this year. Could that be the 6...

Original post made by fireman on Jun. 23, 2009
Last comment by someonewhoreallyknows, on Jun 23, 2009 at 1:42 pm | 4 comments | 1992 Views
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