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Palo Alto hoping to pin down another league title

History was made one year ago when the Palo Alto wrestling team won its first league-meet championship in 25 years. The Vikings...

Original post made on Feb. 10, 2012
Last comment by Jim Anderson, on Feb 10, 2012 at 9:12 am | 1 comment | 1000 Views

ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

East Palo Alto man shot while driving

A 27-year-old East Palo Alto man has been killed in an incident in which he was shot while driving his car and his vehicle...

Original post made on Feb. 12, 2012
Last comment by trig, on Feb 12, 2012 at 5:52 pm | 1 comment | 1000 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Shots fired at dog walker in Menlo Park

An 18-year-old man walking his dog Monday night escaped unscathed after someone shot at him from a car near Newbridge Street...

Original post made on May. 2, 2012
Last comment by Anonymous, on May 2, 2012 at 4:42 pm | 4 comments | 1000 Views

ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

Does Romney have a chance in California?

I know it seems next to impossible, but Romney is on a big run at this point. Can he, possibly, beyond all hope, even win...

Original post made by Sean on Oct. 21, 2012
Last comment by That User Name is already, on Oct 22, 2012 at 5:02 pm | 3 comments | 1000 Views

AROUND TOWN

Palo Alto family issues $100,000 challenge

A local family has made a $100,000 donation to the Palo Alto Weekly Holiday Fund for the second year in a row, in hopes of...

Original post made on Dec. 7, 2012
Last comment by Mom by Gunn, on Dec 12, 2012 at 2:42 am | 4 comments | 1000 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Killer in decades-old case sentenced to 14 years

Daniel Garcia, the confessed killer of Saba Girmai, has been sentenced to 14 years and four months in prison, and after nearly...

Original post made on Sep. 5, 2013
Last comment by Gutless wonder, on Sep 5, 2013 at 3:11 pm | 2 comments | 1000 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

Around Town

JUST DANCE ... Palo Alto's debate over the future of Cubberley Community Center turned contentious Monday night when artists,...

Original post made on Jul. 1, 2011
Last comment by Bill Wohler, on Jul 7, 2011 at 1:24 pm | 4 comments | 999 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

PA City Mgr $100k/yr +/- housing subsidy from City?

Followers of this forum will perhaps recall that I have posted here twice recently regarding information I came across in...

Original post made by Diogenes on Oct. 7, 2011
Last comment by David L, on Oct 11, 2011 at 1:30 am | 10 comments | 999 Views

AROUND TOWN

New Building beside Winter Lodge

Anyone know if there is anyone leasing this property, or moving in, or anything else? Otherwise, what will happen?...

Original post made by Midtown Neighbor on Dec. 15, 2011
There are no comments yet. 999 Views

AROUND TOWN

Opening lineup announced for Bing Concert Hall

When Stanford University's new concert hall officially opens its doors in January 2013, the San Francisco Symphony and Los...

Original post made on Feb. 29, 2012
Last comment by Dean, on Mar 1, 2012 at 10:36 am | 9 comments | 999 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Search for young man in Ladera swim club thefts

Deputies from the San Mateo County Sheriff's Office are on the lookout for a young man who fled the Ladera Swim & Tennis...

Original post made on Mar. 21, 2012
Last comment by musical, on Mar 23, 2012 at 2:21 am | 7 comments | 999 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Armed robbery, sexual assault occurs at Palo Alto hotel

A man with a knife robbed a woman and then sexually assaulted her during an arranged meeting at a room in the Glass Slipper...

Original post made on Mar. 12, 2013
Last comment by Cedric de La Beaujardiere, on Mar 15, 2013 at 3:35 am | 15 comments | 999 Views

AROUND TOWN

City sued over Monroe Park development

A developer building a housing complex at the former site of Palo Alto Bowl, has filed a lawsuit against the city, challenging...

Original post made on Jan. 22, 2014
Last comment by Gunn Class of '67, on Jan 26, 2014 at 10:57 am | 17 comments | 999 Views

BOOKS

Public Agenda

<B><B>CITY COUNCIL ... </B>The council plans to hold its annual retreat to discuss council priorities, the city's core values...

Original post made on Jan. 31, 2014
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AROUND TOWN

Section of Channing Avenue to close temporarily

The section of Channing Avenue between Newell Road and Lincoln Avenue will be closed to through traffic starting Thursday...

Original post made on May. 26, 2011
Last comment by Anon., on May 28, 2011 at 12:51 am | 8 comments | 998 Views

AROUND TOWN

Midtown

Nearly 20 years ago, Midtown resident Sylvia Gartner went to a city council meeting, waved a paper bag and said, "If I can't...

Original post made on May. 31, 2011
Last comment by HUTCH 7.62, on May 31, 2011 at 7:31 pm | 4 comments | 998 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Loud Bang in Palo Verde at 11.15 pm on Thursday

Very loud bang, could have been transformer or gunshot, just as I was dropping off to sleep. Power was not interrupted. Not...

Original post made by Curious on Jul. 22, 2011
Last comment by Anon., on Jul 23, 2011 at 11:03 pm | 3 comments | 998 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Mountain lion spotted at Canada College

A mountain lion was spotted twice at Canada College in Redwood City early Tuesday morning, San Mateo County emergency officials...

Original post made on Aug. 31, 2011
Last comment by accent, on Aug 31, 2011 at 5:23 pm | 12 comments | 998 Views

ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

Gov. Jerry Brown plans to fast-track high-speed rail through courts

Since Jerry can't get his train following the law, an exception must be made so his legacy keeps on rolling http://www.mercurynews.com/california-high-speed-rail/ci_20761210/gov-jer...

Original post made by Allan B on Jun. 1, 2012
Last comment by hh, on Jun 5, 2012 at 8:17 pm | 5 comments | 998 Views

AROUND TOWN

City of Palo Alto website gets a brand new look

After years of tweaks, complaints and frustrations, the City of Palo Alto's freshly redesigned website officially went live...

Original post made on Jul. 18, 2012
Last comment by Wow, on Jul 20, 2012 at 11:39 am | 11 comments | 998 Views
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