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AROUND TOWN

Sole searching

Eddie Fung (left) and Aashbir Basi (right) line up rows of shoes -- 1,000 total -- at El Camino Park in Palo Alto Tuesday....

Original post made on Sep. 9, 2009
Last comment by William, on Sep 9, 2009 at 4:10 pm | 1 comment | 2200 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Who governs PAUSD?

What body of law or rules governs PAUSD? I understand the relationship between the federal, state, and local governments,...

Original post made by PTA Parent on Sep. 1, 2009
Last comment by anonymous, on Sep 9, 2009 at 3:25 pm | 39 comments | 2654 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Palo Alto, county raids net $60 million in pot

Local and state officers seized and destroyed an estimated $60 million worth of marijuana growing in the foothills of Palo...

Original post made on Aug. 7, 2009
Last comment by Alan Rockefeller, on Sep 9, 2009 at 3:06 pm | 22 comments | 3197 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

Report Objectionable Content

What do you when “Report Objectionable Content” is telling the site sponsor it’s them??? Perhaps it’s only me...

Original post made by WHAT????? on Sep. 8, 2009
Last comment by bill, on Sep 9, 2009 at 2:57 pm | 1 comment | 1934 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Dr. Noize Live, Electronic Music & More! at CSMA - Sunday, Oct. 18

Free concert for young kids & families at Community School of Music and Arts (CSMA) at Finn Center! Award-winning Dr. Noize...

Original post made by Community School of Music and Arts on Sep. 9, 2009
Last comment by McGrude, on Sep 9, 2009 at 12:40 pm | 2 comments | 1934 Views

AROUND TOWN

Noisy weekend ahead at PA Caltrain stations

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Original post made on Aug. 30, 2008
Last comment by Resident, on Sep 9, 2009 at 8:05 am | 4 comments | 2772 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Palo Alto police nab residential burglary suspect

Palo Alto police arrested a 17-year-old boy Tuesday afternoon after a phone call tipped them off to a possible residential...

Original post made on Sep. 2, 2009
Last comment by Cynthia, on Sep 9, 2009 at 1:34 am | 20 comments | 2364 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

More than 370 arrested in Bay Area for DUI

More than 370 people were arrested for driving under the influence in the Bay Area this Labor Day weekend -- Friday through...

Original post made on Sep. 8, 2009
Last comment by Cynthia, on Sep 9, 2009 at 12:31 am | 4 comments | 2155 Views

SPORTS

Gunn's new coach seeking a pattern of success

To say there has been a drought of success at Gunn is an understatement. Or, as they say at Paly, "We win more games in a...

Original post made on Sep. 5, 2009
Last comment by Me Too, on Sep 8, 2009 at 11:14 pm | 4 comments | 2711 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Saying 'I Do' to cultural heritage

When Una and Ofa Mataele decided to elope, they went to the San Mateo County courthouse in Redwood City for a marriage license...

Original post made on Sep. 8, 2009
There are no comments yet. 5419 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Task force on teens seeks to be 'methodical'

A roomful of self-described Type-A personalities met at Palo Alto City Hall on Thursday to develop a comprehensive program...

Original post made on Sep. 4, 2009
Last comment by student, on Sep 8, 2009 at 9:35 pm | 28 comments | 3085 Views

AROUND TOWN

Page Mill closes offices, fuels speculation

Page Mill Properties, which owns about 1,700 apartments in East Palo Alto's Woodland Park neighborhood, shut down its management...

Original post made on Sep. 4, 2009
Last comment by Wrong as usual, on Sep 8, 2009 at 9:25 pm | 80 comments | 6559 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

Three Palo Alto police chief finalists announced

Palo Alto Interim Police Chief Dennis Burns is one of three finalists for the permanent police chief's job, City Manager...

Original post made on Jul. 28, 2009
Last comment by Charles Bogle, on Sep 8, 2009 at 7:49 pm | 30 comments | 4427 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

Fremont resident deal with the train horn—"Fremont looks to hush trains"

There is a wonderful article about what Fremont residents planed to do with the train horn problem. Here is the link: http://findarticles.com/p/articles/mi_qn4176/is_20071004/ai_n2...

Original post made by DZH on Sep. 8, 2009
There are no comments yet. 3850 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Injured cyclist can't recall Palo Alto bike accident

Palo Alto police are seeking witnesses to a bike accident that injured one person near Gunn High School at 7:15 a.m. Saturday...

Original post made on Sep. 1, 2009
Last comment by sarah, on Sep 8, 2009 at 4:49 pm | 10 comments | 2480 Views

ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

Judge in Alvarez case: Jury pool not biased

A defense motion to dismiss the jury panel in the case against Alberto Alvarez, the man charged with murdering East Palo...

Original post made on Sep. 6, 2009
Last comment by musical, on Sep 8, 2009 at 9:50 am | 3 comments | 2315 Views

AROUND TOWN

VIDEO: 2009 annual Electric Car Rally

The parking lot in front of Palo Alto High School became a showcase of all cars electric Aug. 29 during the 2009 annual Electric...

Original post made on Sep. 4, 2009
Last comment by Alan, on Sep 8, 2009 at 8:21 am | 6 comments | 2843 Views

ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

Passionate boos, cheers mark Eshoo meeting

A vocal crowd of nearly 1,000 people turned out Wednesday night for a Town Hall meeting with Rep. Anna Eshoo (D-Palo Alto)...

Original post made on Sep. 3, 2009
Last comment by Ethan, on Sep 8, 2009 at 1:21 am | 136 comments | 5132 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

Wayback machine

I accidentally clicked the wayback key and look what popped up. Dick Rosenbaum Nailed It Palo Alto Issues, posted by...

Original post made by Walter_E_Wallis on Sep. 5, 2009
Last comment by Walter_E_Wallis, on Sep 7, 2009 at 6:58 pm | 4 comments | 2170 Views

AROUND TOWN

Stanford study says obesity can save lives

Globs of fat removed during liposuction could be used to create stem cells, according to a new study. Researchers at Stanford...

Original post made by BFI on Sep. 7, 2009
Last comment by Perspective, on Sep 7, 2009 at 5:02 pm | 3 comments | 1942 Views
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Vina Enoteca to serve first 'Impossible burger' in Silicon Valley
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Coupon for Yourself and Your Partner
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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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