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The medicine of music

Founded in the mid-1990s, the Bing Music Series in the Hospital Atrium brings live music to patients, visitors and staff...

Original post made on Apr. 24, 2015
Last comment by Blake Jones, on Apr 24, 2015 at 10:11 am | 1 comment | 1980 Views


Board to discuss stiffer graduation requirements

The Palo Alto school board tonight will discuss a proposal to stiffen high school graduation requirements, and to offer customized...

Original post made on May. 8, 2012
Last comment by palo alto mom, on May 9, 2012 at 3:37 pm | 15 comments | 1980 Views


Anyone hear explosion at 5 a.m.?

At 5:01 a.m. (I looked at the clock) I hear a loud explosion in the direction of Stanford. Mr. Charles heard it, too. It...

Original post made by Nora Charles on Jun. 13, 2014
Last comment by resident 1, on Jun 27, 2014 at 2:40 pm | 46 comments | 1980 Views


Stanford football covers the field with highly ranked recruiting class

Two of the top-15 rated quarterbacks, and a total of three, signed national letters of intent to Stanford Wednesday and some...

Original post made on Feb. 4, 2010
Last comment by Jan the fan, on Feb 4, 2010 at 4:04 pm | 1 comment | 1980 Views


Stanford basketball welcome-home rally today

The Stanford women's basketball team will be feted today in a special welcome-home rally in Maples Pavilion at 1:30 p.m....

Original post made on Apr. 7, 2010
Last comment by Richard Boris, on Apr 7, 2010 at 7:43 pm | 1 comment | 1980 Views


Menlo College wrestling pioneer Lee Allen passes away

Two-time Olympian Lee Allen, a pioneer of the Menlo College women's wrestling program and head coach for nearly a decade,...

Original post made on Jul. 10, 2012
Last comment by Ali Nazari, on Jul 10, 2012 at 9:45 am | 1 comment | 1980 Views


Economic De-Stimulus Passes Senate..and DOW plummets!!

Ok, so ( as predicted by every reputable economist and business)..the Economic "Stimulus" package passes the Senate..and...

Original post made by Perspective on Feb. 10, 2009
Last comment by Perspective, on Feb 14, 2009 at 2:04 pm | 20 comments | 1980 Views


think twice before you buy an Apple iPhone or iPad

Those gadgets are made in Chinese sweatshops where suicides are rampant. One woman worker jumped off a factory building...

Original post made by Steve on Apr. 7, 2010
Last comment by iNeeds, on Apr 8, 2010 at 2:08 pm | 7 comments | 1980 Views


Giant sculpture to get its own park in Palo Alto

A huge modern, bent-steel sculpture at San Antonio Road and Alma Street will be moved two blocks to its own "pocket park,"...

Original post made on Apr. 17, 2009
Last comment by Gus L., on Apr 18, 2009 at 11:07 pm | 3 comments | 1980 Views


Cooley Landing Park opens in East Palo Alto

The City of East Palo Alto and the Midpeninsula Open Space District celebrated the grand opening of Cooley Landing Park on...

Original post made on Jul. 20, 2012
Last comment by Michelle Daher, on Jul 23, 2012 at 11:20 am | 4 comments | 1980 Views


Latest PAFD Measure R mailing

The latest PA Fire Department mailing over the signature of Ass't. Chief James McLaughlin is downright insulting and full...

Original post made by Kate on Oct. 11, 2010
Last comment by jd, on Oct 17, 2010 at 8:53 pm | 9 comments | 1979 Views


Palo Alto struggles to reach decision on arbitration

Palo Alto's debate over whether to strike the binding-arbitration requirement for police and firefighters from the City Charter...

Original post made on Jun. 9, 2011
Last comment by Liz, on Jun 13, 2011 at 9:45 pm | 26 comments | 1979 Views


the Carlygate scandal expands, Tom Cambell is now accusing her of using shell companies to share technology with Iran

Story in the Mercury-News: Several of Carly Fiorina's former...

Original post made by Tom on Apr. 16, 2010
There are no comments yet. 1979 Views


Palo Alto man arrested for assaulting prostitute

A Palo Alto man was arrested Thursday night, Nov. 29, after allegedly punching a prostitute and threatening her with a knife...

Original post made on Dec. 1, 2012
Last comment by homeless , on Dec 2, 2012 at 10:01 am | 4 comments | 1979 Views


Editorial: Senior Games redefine what 'senior' means

A remarkable event will be rolling out over the next two weeks in the Palo Alto area: Nearly 10,000 older athletes will be...

Original post made on Aug. 9, 2009
Last comment by Anonymous, on Aug 9, 2009 at 10:57 pm | 2 comments | 1979 Views


Democrats to blame for Wall Street Bailout Bonuses

Eshoo and Obama, remember how you all advocated for the "rescue" of the banks? $700 billion in bailout funds were hoisted...

Original post made by Resident on Jan. 30, 2009
Last comment by Perspective, on Feb 2, 2009 at 11:21 am | 8 comments | 1979 Views


Barron Park to discuss global warming tonight

The newly formed Barron Park Green Team is meeting today at 7 p.m. to discuss ways to make the Barron Park neighborhood more...

Original post made on Feb. 23, 2009
Last comment by Walter_E_Wallis, on Feb 25, 2009 at 3:35 am | 9 comments | 1979 Views


Rain expected to drench Bay Area next week

Wet weather will hit the San Francisco Bay Area for most of next week, a National Weather Service forecaster said today. Read...

Original post made on Dec. 4, 2009
Last comment by STOOL, on Dec 7, 2009 at 3:20 am | 14 comments | 1979 Views


City planning 2 projects on same street.

Vernon Terrace is having road construction one side of the street, while on the other side the utilities are having tree...

Original post made by Resident on Nov. 10, 2008
Last comment by solon, on Nov 10, 2008 at 7:26 pm | 1 comment | 1978 Views


Editorial: Deadline looms for 'unthinkable' rail plan

Even though it may be years before sleek blue-and-gold high-speed trains race up and down California and zip through Peninsula...

Original post made on Apr. 3, 2009
Last comment by John, on Apr 4, 2009 at 8:36 am | 11 comments | 1978 Views
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