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Find local news and events related to real estate, interior design, home improvement and gardening. This week includes afternoon...

Original post made on Aug. 21, 2015
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Jury starts deliberations in Walgreens fire trial

A 12-person jury received final instructions from U.S. District Court Judge Jeremy Fogel shortly before 2 p.m. Wednesday...

Original post made on Jan. 29, 2009
Last comment by Webster&Forest, on Jan 29, 2009 at 12:43 pm | 1 comment | 2627 Views


Rapist/attempted murderer Blanks loses court appeal

A Santa Clara man convicted of committing multiple sex crimes and attempted murder in Palo Alto lost an appeal in the California...

Original post made on Sep. 10, 2013
Last comment by Jon Parsons, on Sep 11, 2013 at 8:09 pm | 2 comments | 2627 Views


Paly boys shock Menlo to reach lacrosse title match

It will be a tripleheader of lacrosse championships matches on Saturday at Palo Alto High. Appropriately enough, the host...

Original post made on May. 16, 2010
Last comment by Paly Parent, on May 18, 2010 at 10:33 am | 3 comments | 2627 Views


Eshoo leads opposition to Stop Online Piracy Act

A pair of Capitol Hill proposals that target pirating of American content by foreign websites are drawing fierce opposition...

Original post made on Jan. 17, 2012
Last comment by Nayeli, on Jan 21, 2012 at 6:05 pm | 17 comments | 2627 Views


Romney raises an Olympic Ruckus

Romney says London not prepared for the Olympics: "...

Original post made by Rich Jeffries on Jul. 26, 2012
Last comment by flop, on Jul 28, 2012 at 2:49 pm | 55 comments | 2627 Views


Tesla announces new financing plan

Tesla Motors chief executive and co-founder Elon Musk announced April 3 a new financing plan for its Model S electric cars...

Original post made on Apr. 3, 2013
Last comment by More-Money-For-Musk, on Apr 4, 2013 at 9:47 am | 7 comments | 2627 Views


Palo Alto to hire 'sustainability coordinator' next year

Palo Alto's war on waste will soon have a new general leading the charge. City officials plan to hire a sustainability coordinator...

Original post made on Nov. 28, 2008
Last comment by Parent, on Dec 1, 2008 at 1:32 pm | 16 comments | 2626 Views


The beat on the street

World Music Day is scheduled to take over the street corners of University Avenue in Palo Alto on the longest day of the...

Original post made on Mar. 25, 2009
Last comment by Another Musician, on Apr 3, 2009 at 6:01 am | 5 comments | 2626 Views


Palo Alto seeking new phone contract, ASAP

Palo Alto will seek a new phone contract for city phones and come up with a plan for improving management of worker's personal...

Original post made on Sep. 9, 2009
Last comment by Anon, on Sep 10, 2009 at 3:47 pm | 14 comments | 2626 Views


Guest Opinion: It can happen. It will happen. Right here.

It's Monday night, 8:42 p.m. at a well-attended City Council meeting. All of a sudden the building starts shaking. Council...

Original post made on Feb. 5, 2010
Last comment by George Browning, on Feb 13, 2010 at 8:45 pm | 9 comments | 2626 Views


Audit: Palo Alto needs stronger cash oversight

Palo Alto's cash-handling operations are riddled with errors and discrepancies and have insufficient security, a new audit...

Original post made on Sep. 17, 2010
Last comment by formercityemployee, on Sep 22, 2010 at 9:08 pm | 7 comments | 2626 Views


Teacher belittles soldiers child for supporting McCain

There is a revealing clip on u tube a public schoolteacher imposing her...

Original post made by Ann on Nov. 8, 2008
Last comment by Parent, on Nov 10, 2008 at 9:03 am | 18 comments | 2626 Views


Paly team takes another first in a science contest

For the second time in a week, Palo Alto High School's science club has earned top honors in a regional competition. Read...

Original post made on Mar. 10, 2010
Last comment by bob keeler, on Mar 10, 2010 at 11:08 pm | 5 comments | 2626 Views


Bad luck hits Stanford men's basketball

The Stanford men's basketball team will play this season without its only early recruit, putting a damper on what would have...

Original post made on Oct. 20, 2009
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Heritage tree falls in Menlo, where plenty hear

Money doesn't grow on trees, but apparently it does grow if you chop the tree down. After an hour and a half of late-night...

Original post made on Jan. 26, 2011
Last comment by MP Resident, on Feb 2, 2011 at 2:52 pm | 18 comments | 2626 Views


Study Suggests 86 Percent Of Americans Could Be Overweight Or Obese By 2030


Original post made by sue on Jul. 29, 2008
Last comment by bike, on Aug 1, 2008 at 10:38 am | 18 comments | 2625 Views


Palo Alto is off to a hot start in football


Original post made on Sep. 22, 2008
Last comment by H. Raffel, on Oct 17, 2008 at 5:36 pm | 2 comments | 2625 Views


Appel to make his professional debut on Friday with Tri-City

Stanford grad Mark Appel is expected to make his highly-anticipated professional debut with the Single-A Tri-City ValleyCats...

Original post made on Jul. 6, 2013
Last comment by Dennis, on Jul 6, 2013 at 4:02 am | 1 comment | 2625 Views


SHP remains perfect, sets up showdown for PAL title

Friday's prep football Junior quarterback Mason Randall threw for 235 yards and accounted for two touchdowns to lead Sacred...

Original post made on Nov. 1, 2014
There are no comments yet. 2625 Views
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