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CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Train victim, 17, identified as Gunn senior

The 17-year-old girl who ended her life Tuesday night at a Caltrain crossing was identified today by friends as Sonya Raymakers,...

Original post made on Jun. 2, 2009
Last comment by scoop, on Jun 4, 2009 at 12:10 pm | 164 comments | 9211 Views

ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

Popular San Mateo County beaches may close

Ten San Mateo County beaches, including an elephant-seal rookery and a popular hostel and lighthouse, could be closed if...

Original post made on Jun. 1, 2009
Last comment by bru, on Jun 4, 2009 at 11:04 am | 35 comments | 2637 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

New fees proposed for golfing, parking, neutering

Golfers, developers, rabbit owners and Palo Alto residents who like to party at the Junior Museum and Zoo should brace themselves...

Original post made on Jun. 3, 2009
Last comment by Jenny, on Jun 4, 2009 at 7:53 am | 2 comments | 2024 Views

AROUND TOWN

34 new cases of swine flu in Santa Clara County

The number of new swine flu (H1N1) cases has nearly doubled in Santa Clara County, according to a June 1 report from the...

Original post made on Jun. 2, 2009
Last comment by A Palo Alto parent, on Jun 4, 2009 at 7:04 am | 10 comments | 2033 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Palo Alto police arrest four men for theft

A residential phone call and fast-acting police resulted in the arrest of four alleged San Mateo County gang members for...

Original post made on Jun. 1, 2009
Last comment by Observer, on Jun 3, 2009 at 11:48 pm | 33 comments | 2283 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Alleged bike thieves arrested near Paly

Two alleged bike thieves were arrested by Palo Alto police Friday morning after they were spotted suspiciously driving around...

Original post made on Jun. 1, 2009
Last comment by PointOfView, on Jun 3, 2009 at 9:20 pm | 25 comments | 2362 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

City manager & council apologize for theater probe

The Palo Alto Children's Theatre and the nonprofit group that supports it received an emotional public apology from top city...

Original post made on Jun. 2, 2009
Last comment by A Noun Ea Mus, on Jun 3, 2009 at 9:16 pm | 31 comments | 2869 Views

RESTAURANTS

jZCool in Menlo Park closes after 10 years

After 10 years in business, jZ Cool Eatery and Wine Bar on Santa Cruz Avenue in downtown Menlo Park has closed. Read the...

Original post made on Apr. 23, 2009
Last comment by mmmmmmMom, on Jun 3, 2009 at 6:53 pm | 2 comments | 6492 Views

SPORTS

2009 Girls' Softball Spring All-League Teams

Palo Alto junior Kelly Jenks and sophomore Gracie Marshall, who helped the Vikings reach the second round of the CCS Division...

Original post made on Jun. 3, 2009
Last comment by Softball fan, on Jun 3, 2009 at 6:41 pm | 1 comment | 3180 Views

ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

Osama speaks before Obama

The WHITE HOUSE said that Al-Qaeda was trying to distract the Muslim world from President Barack Obama's "historic" outreach...

Original post made by Stop Apologizing on Jun. 3, 2009
Last comment by Sharon, on Jun 3, 2009 at 6:13 pm | 2 comments | 1881 Views

RESTAURANTS

Dinah's Shack

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Original post made by john Labutski on Apr. 22, 2007
Last comment by Cece Moore, on Jun 3, 2009 at 5:48 pm | 4 comments | 5919 Views

AROUND TOWN

Was fatal shooting first time Koloto had a gun?

The night Otto Emil Koloto allegedly shot and killed Philip Lacy, 27, outside the Palo Alto Police station may have been...

Original post made on Jun. 1, 2009
Last comment by Frank, on Jun 3, 2009 at 5:18 pm | 12 comments | 2143 Views

ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

Dick Cheney announces his support for gay marriage

"I think, you know, freedom means freedom for everyone," Cheney said in a speech at the National Press Club. "I think people...

Original post made by Dick on Jun. 1, 2009
Last comment by Paul, on Jun 3, 2009 at 4:48 pm | 16 comments | 2160 Views

ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

Great Front Page Wall Street Journal Article: Congress Defanged Banks Key Rule at heart of Economic Crisis

http://online.wsj.com/article/SB124396078596677535.html Bottom line summary is: Congress Finance Sub-Committee, Chaired...

Original post made by Perspective on Jun. 3, 2009
Last comment by Paul, on Jun 3, 2009 at 4:41 pm | 5 comments | 1725 Views

AROUND TOWN

Comcast switch to digital taking place

Finally, Comcast has begun to switch the upper channels to digital and I'm very unhappy. My TV is much easier to use than...

Original post made by nat on Jun. 3, 2009
There are no comments yet. 1976 Views

AROUND TOWN

Celebrated Cellist Irene Sharp, with Steven Lightburn, Piano, at CSMA June 25, 7pm

Come to the Community School of Music and Arts (CSMA) on Wednesday, June 25 for an evening of music with this internationally...

Original post made by Community School of Music and Arts on Jun. 3, 2009
There are no comments yet. 1956 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Six stabbed at Shoreline concert Saturday

Police ended a Shoreline Amphitheatre concert early on Saturday night after at least six people were stabbed in the lawn...

Original post made on Jun. 1, 2009
Last comment by Ada, on Jun 3, 2009 at 10:58 am | 18 comments | 2216 Views

ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

what does "pro life" really mean?

Dr. George Tiller, whose Wichita, Kansas, women's clinic has been the target of anti-abortion protests for years, was shot...

Original post made by Dick on May. 31, 2009
Last comment by The Real Sharon, on Jun 3, 2009 at 6:58 am | 59 comments | 3625 Views

MOVIES

Clapping Along at Shoreline Theaters

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Original post made by Kate on Jul. 1, 2007
Last comment by bru, on Jun 2, 2009 at 11:41 pm | 5 comments | 5946 Views

ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

Article By Pravda on the USA descent into Marxism.

Takes one to know one. Article by Pravda-English, about our breathtaking descent into Marxism..here in America. We are...

Original post made by Perspective on Jun. 1, 2009
Last comment by bru, on Jun 2, 2009 at 11:25 pm | 7 comments | 1822 Views
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