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SPORTS

Stapp replaces Horpel as Gunn's athletic director

Gunn High girls' basketball coach Sarah Stapp, 37, has a new job description -- athletic director. "She is a professional...

Original post made on Jul. 5, 2011
Last comment by Theresa Carey, on Jul 5, 2011 at 11:23 am | 1 comment | 1400 Views

SPORTS

Paly grad Whitson earns MVP honors in volleyball sweep

==B Of local note== Palo Alto High grad Kimmy Whitson earned Most Valuable Player honors while helping the Pacific women's...

Original post made on Sep. 20, 2013
Last comment by friend, on Sep 20, 2013 at 6:55 pm | 1 comment | 1400 Views

AROUND TOWN

Booze dispute at Safeway nets four arrests

Three men and a juvenile were arrested after failed attempts to buy -- and later, steal -- alcohol from a Safeway in Midtown...

Original post made on Mar. 14, 2011
Last comment by Hmmm, on Mar 15, 2011 at 8:22 pm | 24 comments | 1400 Views

AROUND TOWN

Getting to 'yes'

There's a phrase that Brodie Hamilton uses to describe people's reluctance to switch from commuting by car to taking an alternate...

Original post made on Dec. 17, 2012
Last comment by Resident, on Dec 17, 2012 at 4:53 pm | 2 comments | 1400 Views

AROUND TOWN

Twenty-one teams to face off in 32nd annual chili cookoff

On Independence Day this week, 21 teams will go head-to-head in Palo Alto's 32nd Annual Summer Festival and Chili Cook-off,...

Original post made on Jul. 2, 2013
Last comment by Citizen, on Jul 3, 2013 at 11:19 am | 5 comments | 1400 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Two robbed in East Palo Alto Tuesday night

East Palo Alto police were left with few leads after a pair of men robbed two people in a residential neighborhood Tuesday...

Original post made on Oct. 8, 2010
Last comment by Cynthia, on Oct 8, 2010 at 12:30 am | 1 comment | 1399 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Credit card from Palo Alto robbery leads to two arrests

Palo Alto police arrested two Sunnyvale residents who allegedly used a credit card that was stolen during a December robbery...

Original post made on Mar. 2, 2011
Last comment by the accuser, on Jan 21, 2012 at 11:46 pm | 9 comments | 1399 Views

SPORTS

Palo Alto grad Boyd starts his pro baseball career with A's

Palo Alto's B.J. Boyd was true to his word, signing his first professional contract less than a week after being drafted...

Original post made on Jun. 15, 2012
Last comment by Paly '82 Alum, on Jun 17, 2012 at 9:45 pm | 5 comments | 1399 Views

ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

Facebook IPO draws lawsuits

The anticipation over Facebook's May 18 IPO quickly nosedived into dissatisfaction, judging by the multiple class action...

Original post made on May. 29, 2012
Last comment by c-z, on May 30, 2012 at 11:20 pm | 7 comments | 1399 Views

ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

El Camino facelift begins with housing project

A lot left vacant at 389 El Camino Real when a car dealer abandoned Menlo Park will now come to life again as a housing development. Read...

Original post made on Aug. 1, 2012
Last comment by Anon., on Aug 19, 2012 at 1:21 pm | 17 comments | 1399 Views

AROUND TOWN

Scholarship winners, grads, to be feted Saturday

Fifteen graduating high school seniors from East Palo Alto, eastern Menlo Park and Redwood City will pick up $12,000 scholarships...

Original post made on Jun. 17, 2011
Last comment by George K., on Jun 17, 2011 at 4:06 pm | 1 comment | 1399 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

is there a gang war going on in Mountain View?

We were bicycling along California Avenue (between Castro Street and San Antonio) in Mountain View at around 3pm this afternoon....

Original post made by lives close to Mountain View on Nov. 28, 2010
Last comment by Pedro, on Nov 30, 2010 at 2:49 am | 6 comments | 1398 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Zumot-trial attorneys clash over arson evidence

Federal arson investigator Barbara Maxwell said she detected a heavy smell of gasoline as soon as members of her team began...

Original post made on Jan. 5, 2011
Last comment by objective, on Jan 5, 2011 at 7:48 am | 2 comments | 1398 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Empowerment is theme of Saturday 'youth forum'

Youth empowerment will be a theme at a Palo Alto Youth Forum Saturday that is free and open to all high-school students in...

Original post made on May. 21, 2011
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ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

Feature story: Saving the birds

Colorful mosaic art composed of broken bits of tile are scattered throughout the maze of enclosures clustered around Michele...

Original post made on Apr. 13, 2012
Last comment by John Del Rio, on Apr 14, 2012 at 10:01 am | 2 comments | 1398 Views

ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

Foothill graduates 657 at 52nd commencement

Messages of seizing the moment, taking risks and giving back to the community filled the speeches of Foothill College's 52nd...

Original post made on Jun. 30, 2012
Last comment by Katie, on Jul 24, 2012 at 10:26 am | 13 comments | 1398 Views

AROUND TOWN

Judge to consider 'competence' in Walgreen's arson case

New evidence about the possible mental incompetence of convicted Walgreen's arsonist Donald Ray Williams leaves open the...

Original post made on Feb. 5, 2010
Last comment by CC, on Feb 5, 2010 at 11:58 am | 3 comments | 1398 Views

AROUND TOWN

Big waves hit Mavericks observers, injuring 13

The Mavericks Surf Contest near Half Moon Bay -- called by surfers as the biggest surfing event in history -- had bigger-than-expected...

Original post made on Feb. 15, 2010
Last comment by StevenLong, on Feb 15, 2010 at 6:13 pm | 2 comments | 1398 Views

AROUND TOWN

Fire chief: 'It was a miracle' no residents were killed

The Cessna twin-engine plane had just taken off from the Palo Alto Airport when it clipped a regional PG&E powerline, veered...

Original post made on Feb. 17, 2010
Last comment by petercarp, on Feb 20, 2010 at 6:22 am | 12 comments | 1398 Views

AROUND TOWN

Presidential history on display in Palo Alto this weekend

Palo Alto resident Joe Baldwin has been collecting U.S. presidential memorabilia for three decades. This Presidents' Day...

Original post made on Feb. 18, 2011
Last comment by Joey, on Feb 18, 2011 at 10:26 am | 1 comment | 1398 Views
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