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CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Power outage caused by plane crash

Three dead in a small plane crash in East Palo Alto this morning that caused a major power outage in Palo Alto, East Palo...

Original post made on Feb. 17, 2010
Last comment by Ron, on Feb 18, 2010 at 11:18 am | 7 comments | 2477 Views

ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

Time magazine: McCain camp says Palin won't talk to media during campaign

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Original post made by Abolish Israel NOW on Sep. 5, 2008
Last comment by Walter_E_Wallis, on Sep 5, 2008 at 1:40 pm | 6 comments | 2477 Views

ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

Thousands of marijuana plants eradicated in San Mateo County

About $1.5 million of marijuana was eradicated from five grow sites found in isolated spots in San Mateo County through an...

Original post made on Oct. 4, 2011
Last comment by Walter_E_Wallis, on Oct 6, 2011 at 4:49 am | 22 comments | 2477 Views

AROUND TOWN

Woodside attorney named Superior Court judge

Woodside resident and trial attorney Theodore C. Zayner has been appointed as a judge on the Superior Court of Santa Clara...

Original post made on Dec. 30, 2009
Last comment by Steven & Susan, on Dec 30, 2009 at 3:43 pm | 2 comments | 2477 Views

SPORTS

M-A stands tall in 11-12 all-star district tourney

Some fancy relief pitching by Nick O'Donnell has Menlo-Atherton's Little League All-Star team on the precipice of greatness...

Original post made on Jun. 5, 2011
Last comment by Kevin Molumphy, on May 2, 2012 at 1:03 pm | 2 comments | 2476 Views

ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

Free Topographical Maps

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Original post made by Sanford Forte on Aug. 4, 2008
Last comment by An Engineer, on Aug 5, 2008 at 11:01 am | 1 comment | 2476 Views

ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

Gotta luv her! I do!

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Original post made by Sarah on Sep. 7, 2008
Last comment by Norm, on Sep 8, 2008 at 3:27 pm | 5 comments | 2476 Views

ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

Hey Bush, We DID Torture

Shrub asserted publicly when he was camping out at 1600 PENN that there was no torture under way. Public record, no dispute...

Original post made by A Boomer on Apr. 21, 2009
Last comment by Walter_E_Wallis, on Apr 22, 2009 at 3:47 am | 5 comments | 2476 Views

AROUND TOWN

Carly Fiorina undergoes breast-cancer surgery

Carly Fiorina had breast-cancer surgery performed on Monday at Stanford Hospital and has a good prognosis for a full recovery,...

Original post made on Mar. 3, 2009
Last comment by Resident, on Mar 6, 2009 at 10:32 pm | 3 comments | 2476 Views

AROUND TOWN

Firefighters duck gunfire in East Palo Alto

Firefighters returning to their East Palo Alto station ran for cover after two rival gangs engaged in a gun battle in front...

Original post made on Dec. 14, 2012
Last comment by Enough!, on Dec 17, 2012 at 1:56 pm | 16 comments | 2476 Views

AROUND TOWN

Stanford, other research universities to partner in bioscience collaboration

Three of the Bay Area's powerhouse universities have joined forces to work on a new biomedical science research center funded...

Original post made on Sep. 21, 2016
Last comment by Citizen, on Sep 22, 2016 at 12:30 pm | 5 comments | 2476 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

Palo Alto looks to voters to raise hotel taxes

Palo Alto voters have the chance today, Nov. 4, to raise the city's hotel-tax rate to pay for new parking garages, upgraded...

Original post made on Nov. 4, 2014
There are no comments yet. 2475 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

East Palo Alto crimes now mapped online

East Palo Alto residents can now find out where crimes have occurred in the city through an online crime-mapping service....

Original post made on Feb. 2, 2009
Last comment by crblogger, on Feb 2, 2009 at 2:37 pm | 1 comment | 2475 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Police to hold community meeting on robberies

The Palo Alto Police Department will host a community-awareness meeting about recent armed robberies in Palo Alto on Wednesday...

Original post made on Jan. 14, 2011
Last comment by TO: Use-More-Digital-Technology, on Jan 19, 2011 at 10:56 am | 13 comments | 2475 Views

ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

looking for advice/opinions on best tahoe skiing

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Original post made by wannaski on Aug. 3, 2008
Last comment by Grandma and Still Skiing, on Aug 4, 2008 at 7:18 am | 1 comment | 2475 Views

ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

Keeping clutter at bay

Creeping clutter happens quietly and gradually. Papers and knickknacks start to take over our dresser tops and end tables;...

Original post made on Jan. 26, 2009
Last comment by laura, on Jan 26, 2009 at 7:11 am | 1 comment | 2475 Views

ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

Cancer survivors celebrate healing through art

Art therapist Tehlia Eisenstat helps cancer patients at El Camino Hospital escape the difficulties of their illness through...

Original post made on Mar. 5, 2014
Last comment by Diana, on Mar 5, 2014 at 12:26 pm | 1 comment | 2475 Views

AROUND TOWN

Unhappy with Palo Alto Square Theater Practices

Maybe I would not be posting this if I had not previously had problems at the Palo Alto Square theater with bad management...

Original post made by Anon. on Jun. 11, 2011
Last comment by Zamstar, on Jul 1, 2012 at 5:26 pm | 12 comments | 2475 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 | 2475 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

PUBLIC AGENDA: Parks and Recreation Commission, ban on smoking in public parks

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Original post made on Jul. 22, 2008
Last comment by g, on Jul 23, 2008 at 11:06 am | 3 comments | 2474 Views
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Short story writers wanted!

The 31st Annual Palo Alto Weekly Short Story Contest is now accepting entries for Adult, Young Adult (15-17) and Teen (12-14) categories. Send us your short story (2,500 words or less) and entry form by April 13, 2017. First, Second and Third Place prizes awarded in each category.

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