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PALO ALTO ISSUES

Stanford investments earned 1 percent last year

Stanford University's primary investment pool achieved returns of 1 percent for the year ending June 30, the university reported...

Original post made on Sep. 28, 2012
Last comment by Gene, on Sep 29, 2012 at 4:14 pm | 4 comments | 1178 Views

ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

Peninsula residents volunteer on East Coast

Ten local American Red Cross Silicon Valley Chapter volunteers -- including one from Palo Alto -- are heading to storm-devastated...

Original post made on Nov. 1, 2012
Last comment by Unions-Strike-Out-Again, on Nov 1, 2012 at 10:04 pm | 1 comment | 1178 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

Revived local leadership program graduates 19

A hopeful crop of aspiring civic leaders celebrated a Palo Alto graduation last week. With an oft-cited shortage of volunteers...

Original post made on Jun. 17, 2013
Last comment by Siejen, Fellow of Leadership Palo Alto 2013, on Jun 21, 2013 at 10:12 am | 8 comments | 1178 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

Smoky fire at the PA landfill today

There was a smoky fire at the Palo Alto landfill this morning. It was very black and visible from the Baylands, 101, and...

Original post made by Bob on Nov. 18, 2010
Last comment by David, on Nov 19, 2010 at 8:05 am | 1 comment | 1177 Views

SPORTS

Palo Alto soccer team drops opener to defending champ

Of local note The nationally No. 1-ranked Palo Alto 93 Blue has some work to do if the local 18U boys' soccer team has...

Original post made on Jul. 28, 2011
Last comment by Palo Parent, on Jul 28, 2011 at 12:36 pm | 2 comments | 1177 Views

SPORTS

Palo Alto boys remain alive in national soccer tourney

The nationally No. 1-ranked Palo Alto 93 Blue 18U boys' soccer team remains alive in the US Youth Soccer National Championship...

Original post made on Jul. 29, 2011
Last comment by repeat, on Jul 29, 2011 at 2:04 pm | 3 comments | 1177 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

The disrupters -- or the amplifiers?

Online-education companies Udacity and Coursera have their similarities: Both are for-profit, private Palo Alto businesses...

Original post made on Oct. 27, 2012
Last comment by , on Dec 31, 1969 at 4:00 pm | 25 comments | 1177 Views

AROUND TOWN

Peery Foundation to help raise funds for Junior Museum

The board of directors of the Friends of the Palo Alto Junior Museum & Zoo announced Monday that it is partnering with the...

Original post made on Jun. 18, 2013
Last comment by Gail, on Jun 18, 2013 at 7:24 pm | 5 comments | 1177 Views

ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

Computer Privacy

My husband set up the computers used in our house. Can you tell I'm not computer savvy? What do I mean by 'set-up'? He got...

Original post made by Priscilla on Dec. 12, 2010
Last comment by Walter_E_Wallis, on Dec 13, 2010 at 1:48 pm | 9 comments | 1176 Views

AROUND TOWN

Arson fire cancels East Palo Alto council meeting

About 50 people were evacuated from East Palo Alto City Hall this evening (Tuesday) after an arson fire filled the downstairs...

Original post made on Jan. 4, 2011
Last comment by mutti, on Jan 5, 2011 at 1:03 pm | 3 comments | 1176 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Teens should see this

Remember Rick Springfield's success in the 80s? He battles depression and has a memoir. He wants to tell teenagers that things...

Original post made by Mom on Feb. 8, 2011
Last comment by Mom, on Feb 8, 2011 at 1:38 pm | 1 comment | 1176 Views

AROUND TOWN

Make road signs pictograms rather than words.

On Bike to Work Day, it is probable that there will be more people on bikes around town today. Many of these people will...

Original post made by Biking Person on May. 12, 2011
Last comment by standardized, on May 12, 2011 at 8:30 am | 2 comments | 1176 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Leap from parking structure ends police chase

A man running from Mountain View police ended the pursuit when he hurt himself by jumping from the top of a multiple-story...

Original post made on May. 17, 2011
Last comment by anon, on May 17, 2011 at 3:55 pm | 5 comments | 1176 Views

AROUND TOWN

Men At Work (Services)

Winners from the Best Of Palo Alto 2011 (services category). Read the full story here http://www.paloaltoonline.com/news/show_story.php?id=22207...

Original post made on Aug. 19, 2011
There are no comments yet. 1176 Views

AROUND TOWN

Serial bank robber hits banks in Los Altos, Sunnyvale

A man who robbed two U.S. Bank branches within 20 minutes of each other on Monday is a serial bank robber who has struck...

Original post made on Oct. 25, 2011
Last comment by Kathy, on Oct 26, 2011 at 7:30 pm | 8 comments | 1176 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Stanford Math Circle Elementary

I was looking for ways to enrich my first graders math experience when I came across this: Stanford Math Circle Elementary...

Original post made by Elementary Parent on Aug. 21, 2012
Last comment by Parent, on Aug 22, 2012 at 8:23 am | 3 comments | 1176 Views

AROUND TOWN

Fight leads to stabbing in East Palo Alto

A 17-year-old boy was arrested in connection with a stabbing that seriously injured an unidentified man in East Palo Alto...

Original post made on Sep. 3, 2012
Last comment by mari , on Sep 14, 2012 at 8:24 am | 3 comments | 1176 Views

AROUND TOWN

Where is Walter E. Wallis?

Walter E. Wallis. Long time poster from a view point atypical of Palo Alto. Does anyone know what happened to him? ...

Original post made by Outside Observer on Dec. 19, 2012
Last comment by Anon., on Dec 23, 2012 at 12:45 am | 9 comments | 1176 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Menlo Park man arrested in drug-sales probe

A weeks-long investigation culminated in the arrest of a Menlo Park man Tuesday for allegedly selling cocaine, Menlo Park...

Original post made on May. 9, 2013
Last comment by MCP, on Dec 5, 2013 at 12:17 pm | 5 comments | 1176 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

Editorial: From fast to slow on 27 University?

Just last fall, John Arrillaga's vision for building huge office towers and a theater where the MacArthur Park restaurant...

Original post made on May. 31, 2013
Last comment by bag ABAG, on Jun 3, 2013 at 8:39 pm | 38 comments | 1176 Views
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