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ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

Open-space district surpasses 60,000 acres

A 270-acre farm near Half Moon Bay will bump the amount of preserved open space managed by the Midpeninsula Regional Open...

Original post made on Nov. 18, 2011
Last comment by Walter_E_Wallis, on Nov 21, 2011 at 7:03 pm | 21 comments | 1162 Views

ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

What is wrong with Obama?

Apology and retreat is the Obama doctrine, apparently. We are paying the price for it now. Israel is in great danger. Placating...

Original post made by David on Sep. 13, 2012
Last comment by Peter Carpenter, on Sep 16, 2012 at 11:12 am | 16 comments | 1162 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 | 1162 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 | 1162 Views

AROUND TOWN

Doctor linked to student's suicide denied conviction reduction

A Colorado physician who was convicted of illegally supplying prescription drugs that led to a depressed Stanford University...

Original post made on Jun. 13, 2011
Last comment by fault, on Sep 7, 2011 at 10:06 am | 3 comments | 1162 Views

AROUND TOWN

Historic Palo Alto Bowl: We are Down, But We are Not Yet Out

Hi you all, We are down, but we are not yet out. Today, I had a meeting with Palo Alto Mayor Sid Espioza. Unfortunately,...

Original post made by Daniel Mart on Sep. 10, 2011
Last comment by svatoid, on Sep 11, 2011 at 12:51 pm | 9 comments | 1162 Views

AROUND TOWN

HP to keep personal computer division

HP announced Thursday it will keep its personal computer operations, stepping away from a suggestion by a former CEO in August...

Original post made on Oct. 27, 2011
Last comment by Nayeli, on Oct 27, 2011 at 7:29 pm | 5 comments | 1162 Views

AROUND TOWN

Stanford University Law School names new dean

Stanford University Law School announced the hiring of Mary Elizabeth Magill as its new dean Tuesday, July 24. Magill switches...

Original post made on Jul. 25, 2012
Last comment by Hmmm, on Jul 25, 2012 at 9:48 pm | 2 comments | 1162 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

Palo Alto Mayor Sid Espinosa to deliver 'State of the City' tonight

Palo Alto Mayor Sid Espinosa is scheduled to present the State of the City address at 7 p.m. tonight (Jan. 24) in the Cubberley...

Original post made on Jan. 24, 2011
Last comment by bill, on Jan 24, 2011 at 10:07 pm | 8 comments | 1161 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

Massive Sierra wildfire could affect Palo Alto water source

The Hetch Hetchy Reservoir, which provides Palo Alto with its water, could be affected by the huge wildfire burning near...

Original post made on Aug. 28, 2013
Last comment by resident, on Aug 28, 2013 at 10:57 pm | 15 comments | 1161 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

J.P. Kullman

Staring down cancer is not one of the stresses normally associated with high school. But for new Palo Alto High School graduate...

Original post made on Jun. 10, 2011
Last comment by You Know Who This Is, on Jun 27, 2011 at 9:26 pm | 4 comments | 1161 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

High-speed rail authority cleared in ethics probe

The state agency responsible for ethics enforcement has completed its probe of the California High-Speed Rail Authority and...

Original post made on Jan. 31, 2011
Last comment by Arch Conservative, on Jan 31, 2011 at 11:28 am | 1 comment | 1161 Views

SPORTS

Critical call costs Cardinal in soccer loss

Stanford spent 85 minutes alternately turning back No. 1 California's best chances and delivering blows of its own but a...

Original post made on Oct. 21, 2013
Last comment by Really?, on Oct 21, 2013 at 12:23 pm | 1 comment | 1161 Views

ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

Deaths

Marguerite Saegesser Read the full story here http://www.paloaltoonline.com/weekly/story.php?story_id=15020 posted Friday,...

Original post made on Jun. 5, 2011
Last comment by Chris Kenrick, Palo Alto Weekly staff writer, on Jun 5, 2011 at 6:43 pm | 2 comments | 1161 Views

AROUND TOWN

Guest Opinion: Creating their own fields of dreams

I woke up with a startle and a feeling like someone was slowly driving an ice pick into my neck. Very quickly I realized...

Original post made on Jan. 19, 2012
Last comment by Alan, on Jan 21, 2012 at 12:41 pm | 2 comments | 1161 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

PCL experience

This year we have been been parents of a Palo Alto Little League PCL player. It may be just our very subjective observation,...

Original post made by PCL parent on Jun. 11, 2011
Last comment by palo alto mom, on Jun 11, 2011 at 4:03 pm | 2 comments | 1160 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Menlo Park home invaded, victim assaulted

An early-morning call led Menlo Park police to the scene of a home invasion on Sunday in the 1000 block of Windermere Avenue. Read...

Original post made on May. 23, 2011
Last comment by HUTCH 7.62, on May 31, 2011 at 7:36 pm | 7 comments | 1160 Views

SPORTS

Cal-Stanford volleyball showdown: No 1. vs. No. 2

==B The Big Spike== There will be plenty at stake when the Stanford women's volleyball team travels to Berkeley for its...

Original post made on Sep. 13, 2011
Last comment by BC, on Sep 13, 2011 at 1:29 pm | 1 comment | 1160 Views

SPORTS

UCSB men's water polo beats Stanford

UCSB men's water polo upset the cardinal men's 12-9 at the So Cal invitational tournament at Santa Barbara. Great job Gauchos....

Original post made by David on Sep. 29, 2012
There are no comments yet. 1160 Views

ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

Mountain lion sighted in Woodside hills

A mountain lion was spotted this morning in the hills above Interstate Highway 280 in San Mateo County, emergency officials...

Original post made on Mar. 8, 2011
Last comment by Palo Parent, on Mar 8, 2011 at 2:56 pm | 3 comments | 1160 Views
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