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AROUND TOWN

Holiday Fund: Reaching out to the streets

Ken Pierre was living on the streets for more than 15 years, spiraling downward amid drug and alcohol addiction. Every time...

Original post made on Nov. 17, 2012
Last comment by Bill Johnson, on Nov 17, 2012 at 5:01 pm | 2 comments | 983 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

Kids delay bulldozers on hospital-expansion project

Kids playing in a tree-shaded sandbox have temporarily stopped the bulldozers on Stanford University's $5 billion medical-center...

Original post made on Jun. 24, 2011
Last comment by Yes they can, on Jun 24, 2011 at 10:10 am | 4 comments | 982 Views

AROUND TOWN

Bay trees being removed to save oak trees

A crew started removing roughly 250 bay trees in several open space lands in San Mateo and Santa Clara counties Monday to...

Original post made on Jul. 11, 2011
Last comment by kumar, on Jul 11, 2011 at 9:05 pm | 1 comment | 982 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

Editorial: What to do with $40 million?

The Palo Alto City Council and administration set the stage Monday for what we hope will be a serious and productive discussion...

Original post made on Jul. 29, 2011
Last comment by Stan, on Aug 2, 2011 at 7:27 pm | 9 comments | 982 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Thank you to a good samaritan

Last weekend I lost my cell phone near the Dish area. Early the next morning a young woman phoned saying she had found it....

Original post made by Nora Charles on Aug. 30, 2011
Last comment by Nora Charles, on Sep 1, 2011 at 11:29 pm | 3 comments | 982 Views

SPORTS

Stanford's Thacher wins ITA/Arthur Ashe Jr. Award

Stanford senior tennis standout Ryan Thacher has been named winner of the 2012 Men's ITA/Arthur Ashe Jr. Award for Leadership...

Original post made on May. 23, 2012
Last comment by Joel, on May 23, 2012 at 1:05 pm | 1 comment | 982 Views

SPORTS

Thoughts on the adult soccer league?

It turns out I'm going to be helping to coach my 7 year old son's soccer team. Apart from playing recreationally in the...

Original post made by Kids Coach on Jul. 25, 2012
Last comment by common sense, on Jul 25, 2012 at 11:15 am | 2 comments | 982 Views

ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

Interesting Article About Bike Riding in the Netherlands

I found this article a very interesting read.http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/magazine-23587916 I think anyone who is interested...

Original post made by Occasional cyclist on Aug. 9, 2013
Last comment by Occasional Cyclist, on Aug 11, 2013 at 4:02 pm | 11 comments | 982 Views

AROUND TOWN

Headache clinic to open at Stanford

A new clinic dedicated to arguably one of the most common human ailments -- the headache -- will open on July 28 at Stanford...

Original post made on Jul. 22, 2011
Last comment by needit, on Jul 22, 2011 at 10:49 am | 2 comments | 981 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

Janitors hold protest march in Palo Alto

Hundreds of janitors took to the streets of Palo Alto with signs and bullhorns Thursday afternoon as part of a regional effort...

Original post made on Apr. 5, 2012
Last comment by the_punnisher, on Apr 5, 2012 at 1:43 pm | 3 comments | 981 Views

AROUND TOWN

Marguerite shuttle route expands

Major changes to the popular Stanford Marguerite free shuttle, which include expanding the service, began Tuesday. Read...

Original post made on Mar. 2, 2011
Last comment by rider, on Mar 2, 2011 at 8:44 am | 1 comment | 980 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

New energy-saving initiative banks on kids

Can kids teach their parents how to save energy? That's the idea behind a "schools outreach" program to be launched this...

Original post made on Aug. 5, 2011
Last comment by Annie, on Aug 7, 2011 at 5:59 pm | 4 comments | 980 Views

AROUND TOWN

Facebook completes move to Menlo Park

Facebook on Monday completed a move from its former headquarters in Palo Alto to its new home in Menlo Park. Read the full...

Original post made on Dec. 20, 2011
Last comment by Walter_E_Wallis, on Dec 21, 2011 at 5:51 pm | 7 comments | 980 Views

ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

Help Require Labeling of Genetically Engineered Food

I think people have the right to know what is in their food. Currently foods such as corn, soybeans, canola oil, sugar beets...

Original post made by GMO Labeler on Feb. 25, 2012
Last comment by GMO Labeler, on Mar 1, 2012 at 7:15 pm | 7 comments | 980 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

Man awarded $750K in loss of Einstein letters

A man who lost valuable letters from Albert Einstein in a wildfire at Henry W. Coe State Park four years ago was awarded...

Original post made on Jul. 7, 2011
Last comment by Walter_E_Wallis, on Jul 8, 2011 at 4:29 pm | 7 comments | 979 Views

AROUND TOWN

Police name 'persons of interest' in homicides

The East Palo Alto Police Department reports that it has identified persons of interest in the recent homicides of Catherine...

Original post made on Jul. 25, 2011
There are no comments yet. 979 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Computer heists at Portola Valley schools

A total of 31 computers, valued at $28,000, have been stolen from Portola Valley schools in recent weeks, the San Mateo County...

Original post made on Jul. 26, 2011
Last comment by Walter_E_Wallis, on Jul 26, 2011 at 3:40 pm | 3 comments | 979 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

Atherton set to hire firm to outsource services

The town of Atherton is poised to hire Interwest Consulting Group to provide services now performed by its building department...

Original post made on Aug. 17, 2011
Last comment by Ryan, on Aug 17, 2011 at 3:11 pm | 6 comments | 979 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

Professorville

Named for the Stanford professors who originally congregated there in the 1890s, Professorville is known for its 100-year-old...

Original post made on Aug. 31, 2011
Last comment by Allen Akin, on Sep 2, 2011 at 6:27 pm | 2 comments | 979 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

Man punched during soccer game at Terman

A man who was playing soccer is being sought by Palo Alto police after he allegedly punched another player in the back of...

Original post made on Feb. 6, 2012
Last comment by MoM by Terman, on Feb 7, 2012 at 7:22 pm | 14 comments | 979 Views
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