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AROUND TOWN

Second Fisher House approved for Palo Alto VA

A second Fisher House to provide on-campus housing for veterans and their families while receiving treatment at the VA Palo...

Original post made on Aug. 25, 2011
Last comment by PA Mom + Proud Member of the Elks Veterans Committee , on Aug 25, 2011 at 2:07 pm | 1 comment | 1161 Views

AROUND TOWN

Bay Area Senior Games open this weekend

Each morning at 5:20 a.m. John Guislin, 61, dives into the pool at Stanford University's Avery Aquatic Center. A Stanford...

Original post made on Mar. 9, 2012
Last comment by traffic issues?, on Mar 9, 2012 at 9:39 am | 1 comment | 1161 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Competency of accused killer Elarms questioned

The man accused of killing East Palo Alto community activist David Lewis in a Hillsdale Shopping Center parking garage last...

Original post made on Feb. 24, 2011
Last comment by Steve C, on Feb 24, 2011 at 10:53 am | 1 comment | 1160 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Arrests made in burglaries of Menlo-area schools

Atherton police last week arrested a Menlo Park man in connection with the burglaries of three local schools: Hillview, Laurel,...

Original post made on Sep. 23, 2011
Last comment by JustMe, on Sep 23, 2011 at 2:42 pm | 1 comment | 1160 Views

SPORTS

Paly boys finally escape No. 1 Mitty in bracket

==B CCS basketball playoffs== Palo Alto and Mountain View tied for the SCVAL De Anza Division boys' basketball title this...

Original post made on Feb. 20, 2012
Last comment by Stephen Kauffman, on Feb 20, 2012 at 11:06 am | 1 comment | 1160 Views

AROUND TOWN

Are there any turbans in Palo Alto?

More than 150,000 Sikhs call the Bay Area home, and students from San Jose to Vacaville report that they've been taunted,...

Original post made by Parent on Nov. 28, 2010
Last comment by MidtownMom, on Nov 28, 2010 at 7:41 pm | 3 comments | 1160 Views

AROUND TOWN

Tsunami Warning for Friday 8am

How safe are we in Palo Alto from flooding in the Bay?...

Original post made by Anon on Mar. 11, 2011
Last comment by Grew Up Here, on Mar 11, 2011 at 10:27 am | 9 comments | 1160 Views

AROUND TOWN

Guest Opinion: For young persons, knowledgeable engagement equals volcano power

We've all heard the saying, "To assume makes an ass out of you and me." Read the full story here http://www.paloaltoonline.com/weekly/story.php?story_id=17692...

Original post made on Oct. 21, 2012
Last comment by Mark Weiss , on Oct 21, 2012 at 12:00 am | 1 comment | 1160 Views

AROUND TOWN

Have Wall Signs gone too far?

Driving around Palo Alto, there are cases of huge wall signs that look like they violate the city's sign ordinance. The...

Original post made by Just Wondering on Feb. 1, 2013
Last comment by Get over it, on Feb 3, 2013 at 8:22 pm | 12 comments | 1160 Views

AROUND TOWN

Where to live?

For seniors who want to "love where you live," Avenidas is offering its sixth annual housing conference on that theme on...

Original post made on Mar. 20, 2013
Last comment by Avenidas supporter, on Mar 22, 2013 at 9:25 am | 3 comments | 1160 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

City of Palo Alto Utility is a Monopolistic Scam

WTF is up with this. We're doing construction on our house and we won't be occupying it during the work. While we are going...

Original post made by Toady on Sep. 6, 2011
Last comment by Here by choice, on Sep 11, 2011 at 4:58 pm | 19 comments | 1159 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

High-speed rail wins legal battle

An effort by Peninsula cities to stop California's high-speed-rail project came to a screeching halt this week when a Sacramento...

Original post made on Mar. 1, 2013
Last comment by Crescent Park Dad, on Mar 5, 2013 at 10:18 pm | 15 comments | 1159 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

Getting creative with conservation

Five Midpeninsula students are being recognized for their entries in a water conservation-themed art contest hosted by the...

Original post made on Jun. 24, 2014
Last comment by Big Picture, on Jun 27, 2014 at 4:37 pm | 6 comments | 1159 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Stanford isn't moving to New York after all

Press release: http://news.stanford.edu/pr/2011/pr-nyc-campus-121611.html...

Original post made by tiger on Dec. 16, 2011
Last comment by stanfordalum, on Dec 18, 2011 at 7:57 am | 1 comment | 1159 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Hope for Parents Thanks to a 7yr old's letter to a 49er

Thanks to a 7yr-oldís letter to Kyle Williams! By Samantha Woo I hope I will be part of a ripple effect of better parenting....

Original post made by Samantha Woo on Feb. 2, 2012
Last comment by mmmMom, on Feb 6, 2012 at 10:09 am | 2 comments | 1159 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Police recover stolen property from vehicle stop

Palo Alto police arrested three men for residential burglary after an officer discovered stolen property during a vehicle...

Original post made on Apr. 16, 2012
Last comment by Nayeli, on Apr 16, 2012 at 6:22 pm | 9 comments | 1159 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Arrest in decades-old Mtn. View murder case

After 28 years, justice may finally be served in the death of Saba Girmai, a Santa Clara County woman who was found strangled...

Original post made on Jan. 8, 2013
Last comment by bru, on Jan 10, 2013 at 2:27 am | 2 comments | 1159 Views

SPORTS

Palo Alto Oaks clinch top seed for playoffs

==B Semipro baseball== ==I Menlo Park Legends finish second in tourney== The Palo Alto Oaks enjoyed their finest semipro...

Original post made on Jul. 13, 2011
Last comment by local gurl, on Jul 13, 2011 at 1:14 pm | 1 comment | 1159 Views

ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

New voter districts drawn by citizens' commission

The first draft of new voting-district maps that will change legislative boundaries were released by the California Citizens...

Original post made on Jun. 12, 2011
Last comment by Alfred E Newman, on Jun 13, 2011 at 11:28 am | 4 comments | 1159 Views

ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

Campaign sign cell phone reunited with owner

Menlo Park police have closed the case, but the Saga of the Missing Campaign Sign continued to unfold over the weekend as...

Original post made on Oct. 25, 2011
Last comment by JohnWoodell, on Oct 26, 2011 at 1:31 am | 5 comments | 1159 Views
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