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Menlo Park bans smoking in public places

Menlo Park's City Council at its March 2 meeting passed an ordinance banning smoking in public places, including ATM lines...

Original post made on Mar. 3, 2010
Last comment by Resident, on Mar 7, 2010 at 10:52 am | 32 comments | 1944 Views


Strong-arm robbery occurs near downtown Palo Alto

A woman walking near downtown Palo Alto was the victim of a strong-arm robbery on Saturday afternoon. She sustained minor...

Original post made on Sep. 29, 2013
Last comment by Nora Charles, on Sep 30, 2013 at 1:36 pm | 2 comments | 1944 Views


Stanford posts biggest-ever investment loss

Poor investment results at Stanford University have led to more than 400 staff layoffs, a campus-wide salary freeze, program...

Original post made on Sep. 23, 2009
Last comment by susie, on Oct 6, 2009 at 10:14 am | 14 comments | 1943 Views


New districts would shift power on Peninsula

A state-senate redistricting proposal, released by the nonpartisan California Citizens Redistricting Commission, would make...

Original post made on Jun. 16, 2011
Last comment by smmmmm, on Jul 1, 2011 at 12:19 pm | 18 comments | 1943 Views



St. Mike's original owner, Vernon Gates, dies Read the full story here

Original post made on Nov. 6, 2011
Last comment by Denise, on Feb 9, 2012 at 9:12 pm | 5 comments | 1943 Views


Former Cardinal, NBA veteran comes out as gay

Jason Collins, an NBA center and a Stanford Cardinal from 1998 to 2001, came out as gay today in a Sports Illustrated article,...

Original post made on Apr. 29, 2013
Last comment by Sally, on Apr 30, 2013 at 1:17 pm | 22 comments | 1943 Views


Paly choir chosen for national choral festival

Palo Alto High School's Concert Choir has been chosen as one of 12 high school groups from across the country to take part...

Original post made on Jan. 21, 2010
Last comment by Inez, on Feb 1, 2010 at 11:09 am | 2 comments | 1943 Views


Man arrested in Palo Alto for DUI, altered gun

A man arrested on a drunk-driving charge Sunday night in Palo Alto was found to have a handgun that had been altered with...

Original post made on Mar. 24, 2009
Last comment by midtown 50 yrs, on Mar 26, 2009 at 7:37 pm | 7 comments | 1943 Views


East Palo Alto shooting leaves youth wounded

East Palo Alto police are investigating a Sunday morning shooting that left a 17-year-old male wounded in the leg. Read...

Original post made on Aug. 24, 2010
Last comment by Marksman, on Aug 24, 2010 at 1:21 pm | 1 comment | 1943 Views


Gang member, 17, charged as an adult with murder of infant

A 17-year-old boy arrested for the fatal shooting of an infant in East Palo Alto over the weekend will be charged with murder...

Original post made on Jun. 8, 2011
Last comment by JustMe, on Jun 9, 2011 at 3:30 pm | 5 comments | 1943 Views


Warriors cut Jeremy, can he make it back into the NBA?

No surprise, considering that Jeremy spent most of the season on the bench. Can he make a come back after getting some minor...

Original post made by bball on Dec. 28, 2010
Last comment by willywhiteshuz, on Dec 28, 2010 at 11:00 am | 1 comment | 1943 Views


Susan Boyle Once in a while there comes a story and a song.......

Original post made by Gary on Apr. 15, 2009
Last comment by Wonderful Story, on Apr 16, 2009 at 8:14 pm | 3 comments | 1943 Views


Connect Dots on Political Ideology on Economy Nice...

Original post made by Perspective on Sep. 18, 2010
Last comment by VoxPop, on Sep 18, 2010 at 1:26 pm | 2 comments | 1943 Views


FREE Mothers Day Cards made just for you at Pacific Art League today

we are making FREE Mother's Days Cards at Pacific Art League, TODAY From 11 AM to 3PM custom, just for you really,...

Original post made by Matthew on May. 9, 2009
There are no comments yet. 1943 Views


HP sues Hurd, 'John Does' to block Oracle hiring

HP's fired President Mark Hurd knows too much about the inner workings of HP to be allowed to go to work for competitor Oracle...

Original post made on Sep. 8, 2010
Last comment by Palo Parent, on Sep 9, 2010 at 8:22 am | 28 comments | 1943 Views


President Obama touts technology, participation

In his first live-streaming Q&A with the American people Wednesday, President Barack Obama asserted that new technologies...

Original post made on Apr. 21, 2011
Last comment by al norte sm, on Apr 22, 2011 at 8:48 am | 9 comments | 1943 Views


Suspects at large after Palo Alto robbery

Police are seeking witnesses to a strong-arm robbery that occurred last Wednesday afternoon in the northeast parking lot...

Original post made on Jun. 17, 2014
Last comment by Sparty, on Jun 17, 2014 at 6:16 pm | 2 comments | 1943 Views


Disadvantage of the branch system


Original post made by Resident on Oct. 29, 2008
Last comment by Library Patron, on Oct 29, 2008 at 1:00 pm | 1 comment | 1942 Views


Middle School Trips to DC

We have just received a letter from the principal explaining that there will no longer be any middle school sponsored trips...

Original post made by JLS Parent on Nov. 15, 2011
Last comment by Walter_E_Wallis, on Nov 21, 2011 at 10:43 am | 9 comments | 1942 Views


Shooting reported in 500 block of Arastradero

Palo Alto police and Fire Department paramedics were responding to a reported shooting in the 500 block of Arastradero Road...

Original post made on Mar. 18, 2009
Last comment by Loura, on Mar 18, 2009 at 4:04 pm | 2 comments | 1942 Views
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