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CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Fire at Arastradero Preserve being investigated

A grass fire that burned two acres at Pearson Arastradero Preserve Thursday afternoon (July 28) is being investigated by...

Original post made on Jul. 29, 2011
Last comment by ban smoking, on Jul 30, 2011 at 11:19 am | 4 comments | 1129 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Man dies after being hit by car in Mountain View

An Illinois man who was fatally struck by a car in Mountain View Saturday night, Sept. 15, has been identified as 34-year-old...

Original post made on Sep. 17, 2012
Last comment by Anna, on Oct 5, 2012 at 12:15 am | 13 comments | 1129 Views

SPORTS

Verhulp's five RBI help Gunn baseball win again

==B Thursday's prep roundup== Senior Jake Verhulp helped Gunn complete its first home-and-home baseball sweep in the SCVAL...

Original post made on Mar. 23, 2012
Last comment by bob gardiner, on Mar 28, 2012 at 9:40 pm | 2 comments | 1129 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 | 1129 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

Palo Alto picks new Human Resources director

Palo Alto will soon have a new leader in its Human Resources Department -- a veteran attorney whose experience with labor...

Original post made on Mar. 20, 2012
Last comment by "Chief People Officer", on Oct 17, 2012 at 4:50 pm | 12 comments | 1128 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

'Idol' stars entertain kids at Ronald McDonald House

"American Idol" stars Casey Abrams, a jazz, blues and rock musician, and singer-songwriter Paul McDonald met with seriously...

Original post made on Jul. 14, 2011
Last comment by Sarah, on Jul 14, 2011 at 11:19 am | 1 comment | 1128 Views

AROUND TOWN

Bakery manager lauded for saving man's life

On Tuesday the Mountain View City Council recognized Costco bakery manager Mike Tyler for using CPR to save the life of a...

Original post made on Dec. 8, 2010
Last comment by Koa, on Dec 9, 2010 at 9:41 am | 4 comments | 1128 Views

AROUND TOWN

Heritage Oak at risk - Friday May 13th - Urgent

This is an urgent appeal to anyone who may be able to help - the SF PUC has informed neighbors in Menlo Park (SM County)...

Original post made by MaryAnnMP on May. 14, 2011
Last comment by MaryAnnMP, on May 14, 2011 at 7:30 pm | 3 comments | 1128 Views

AROUND TOWN

There really are dangers from wireless emissions

In his recent guest opinion, Leon Beauchman, director of a wireless initiative, assures us that wireless emissions are safe...

Original post made on Jun. 7, 2011
Last comment by Jay Chesavage, on Jun 9, 2011 at 7:44 am | 5 comments | 1128 Views

AROUND TOWN

Cohousing project approved in MV

Three Palo Alto households (of whom my wife and I are one) were delighted Tuesday night when Mountain View City Council approved...

Original post made by Paul Berry on Sep. 29, 2011
There are no comments yet. 1128 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

Where bikes rule the road

A short video from Amsterdam where getting around on a bike is serious business. http://www.yesmagazine.org/planet/where-bikes-rule-the-road And...

Original post made by Parent on Feb. 3, 2011
Last comment by Me Too, on Feb 5, 2011 at 10:58 pm | 7 comments | 1127 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

M. Kenneth Oshman, Silicon Valley pioneer, dies

Silicon Valley pioneer and Jewish community center benefactor M. Kenneth Oshman has died. He was 71. Oshman, an Atherton...

Original post made on Aug. 10, 2011
Last comment by PAPD-Critic, on Aug 10, 2011 at 9:55 pm | 3 comments | 1127 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

San Antonio Road crash victim identified

An 81-year-old woman who was walking along San Antonio Road and was killed by a car Thursday morning, June 21, has been identified. Read...

Original post made on Jun. 25, 2012
Last comment by traveler, on Jun 27, 2012 at 7:16 am | 11 comments | 1127 Views

SPORTS

Trip to Junior Olympics faces a tough hurdle

Thirteen members of the Peninsula Youth Sports Program did their job recently at the AAU West Coast Junior Olympic Games...

Original post made on Jul. 19, 2011
Last comment by Kel, on Jul 19, 2011 at 12:19 am | 1 comment | 1127 Views

AROUND TOWN

Groupon coming to Palo Alto

The Groupon shopaholic company issued a press release today saying that they are opening an office on California Ave. They...

Original post made by Facebookie on Dec. 1, 2010
There are no comments yet. 1127 Views

AROUND TOWN

News Digest

Budget deficits forecast for Palo Alto Read the full story here http://www.paloaltoonline.com/weekly/story.php?story_id=14576...

Original post made on Mar. 18, 2011
Last comment by Heather, on Mar 19, 2011 at 1:44 pm | 3 comments | 1127 Views

AROUND TOWN

Palo Alto resident is bewitched by witches

Each September and October Jan Steele's Palo Alto condominium falls under a magical spell. There are witches sitting on the...

Original post made on Oct. 19, 2012
Last comment by Stanford, on Oct 19, 2012 at 6:04 pm | 1 comment | 1127 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

Middlefield Road/California Avenue Traffic Light Malfunction?

I drive on Middlefield Road past the traffic light at California Avenue several times a day often early in the morning (4AM)....

Original post made by Driver on Nov. 30, 2010
There are no comments yet. 1126 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

Palo Alto properties rebound

Property is worth just a tad more in Palo Alto this year, up 2.4 percent over last year, according to the annual report released...

Original post made on Jun. 30, 2011
Last comment by David Pepperdine, on Jul 2, 2011 at 10:11 pm | 5 comments | 1126 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

Feature story: Caring for the community

This year's Avenidas Lifetimes of Achievement honorees -- Jean Coblentz, Ken Sletten, Jill and Boyd Smith, Phyllis Moldaw...

Original post made on Apr. 27, 2012
Last comment by mtothekw21, on Apr 27, 2012 at 7:32 pm | 2 comments | 1126 Views
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