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AROUND TOWN

Oaks well-armed with Matt Campbell

Two years away from a milestone 30th birthday, Matt Campbell has no aspirations of being a Major League Baseball player....

Original post made on Aug. 10, 2012
Last comment by Alice N., on Aug 10, 2012 at 9:51 am | 1 comment | 960 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

PARKING PROGRESS: "The High Cost of Free Parking" by Donald C Shoup

Parking downtown, and neighborhood parking, seems like it needs a fresh look. This book (2011) mentions PALO ALTO many times,...

Original post made by John hackmann on Sep. 4, 2012
Last comment by Cedric de La Beaujardiere, on Sep 5, 2012 at 12:18 am | 2 comments | 960 Views

ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

Bike Safety

It seems that we are reading about bike collisions in the Palo Alto area on a weekly basis. Bicycle riding has increased...

Original post made by Resident on Jun. 12, 2013
Last comment by OPar, on Sep 23, 2013 at 11:50 pm | 23 comments | 960 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Student service entrepreneurs think globally and locally

The global and the local are on the minds of Gunn High School students who recently won small grants to fund their community...

Original post made on Apr. 11, 2014
Last comment by revdreileen, on Apr 12, 2014 at 8:28 pm | 4 comments | 960 Views

AROUND TOWN

What the clubs do

There are dozens of service and fraternal clubs on the Midpeninsula. Here are the histories of a few of them: Read the full...

Original post made on Jul. 14, 2011
Last comment by mark, on Jul 14, 2011 at 12:30 am | 1 comment | 959 Views

AROUND TOWN

Police report 'explosion' in Midtown Palo Alto

An explosion was reported at an apartment complex on Midtown Court in Midtown Palo Alto Tuesday night, police confirmed....

Original post made on Sep. 13, 2011
Last comment by umm, on Sep 15, 2011 at 2:46 am | 8 comments | 959 Views

ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

Monte Dolacks Lithographic Print - 1984 - NEW VARSITY - Theatre.Restaurant.Bar Palo Alto California

would like information about this litho print as titled in the headline - it is unique - depicts Hmphrey Bogart himself and...

Original post made by energybobalu on Mar. 5, 2012
There are no comments yet. 959 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Los Altos fire causes $500,000 in damages

Santa Clara County firefighters have extinguished a one-alarm fire that caused an estimated $500,000 in damage to the garage...

Original post made on Apr. 3, 2012
Last comment by Danielle, on Apr 5, 2012 at 12:20 am | 4 comments | 959 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Caltrain vs. car in Menlo Park 5:10pm today

Automobile got in the way of Caltrain at Ravenswood Ave in Menlo Park at 5:10pm today. One injury. Expect 90 minute delays....

Original post made by resident on Apr. 13, 2012
Last comment by Hmmm, on Apr 13, 2012 at 7:14 pm | 1 comment | 959 Views

SPORTS

Burdette wins second pro tennis tournament title

Stanford senior Mallory Burdette won more than just her second tournament title on the pro circuit Sunday. She also won...

Original post made on Aug. 6, 2012
Last comment by ellen konar, on Aug 6, 2012 at 9:49 pm | 1 comment | 959 Views

ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

Stanford-affiliated firms generate $2.7 trillion a year

Companies formed by Stanford University graduates or professors generate global revenues of $2.7 trillion annually and have...

Original post made on Oct. 29, 2012
Last comment by Ducatigirl, on Oct 29, 2012 at 9:18 pm | 3 comments | 959 Views

ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

NASA scientist flooded with doomsday questions

On his Web page, "Ask an Astrobiologist," local NASA scientist David Morrison has received more than 5,000 questions about...

Original post made on Dec. 20, 2012
Last comment by Sharon, on Dec 23, 2012 at 1:07 pm | 8 comments | 959 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

Jewish Tradition of sukkah

On the Palo Alto Weekly published last October 14, there is an article titled "Dispute over Jewish tradition could nix Christmas...

Original post made by Susana Ruspini on Oct. 20, 2011
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AROUND TOWN

VIDEO: 212 pounds of pumpkin pride

Dennis McClellan, store director of Piazza's Fine Foods, talks about his pride and joy -- a 212 pound pumpkin he grew. Video...

Original post made on Oct. 28, 2011
Last comment by Cute!, on Oct 28, 2011 at 4:01 pm | 1 comment | 958 Views

AROUND TOWN

New Fresh And Easy in Mountain View.

Having received coupons in the mail and being in the area, I tried out the new Fresh and Easy Supermarket at Rengstorff/Middlefield. Most...

Original post made by Shopper on Jan. 12, 2012
Last comment by Shopper, on Mar 25, 2012 at 3:14 pm | 4 comments | 958 Views

ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

My value systems are?

Rep. Paul Ryan as Romney' his vice presidential running mate. At an Atlas Society meeting celebrating Ayn Rand's...

Original post made by Ted Rudow III, MA on Aug. 14, 2012
Last comment by gary not, on Aug 16, 2012 at 12:23 pm | 2 comments | 958 Views

ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

Future Palo Alto housing: taller, smaller

In a radical departure from recent trends, Palo Alto officials endorsed a new vision for housing on Monday, July 9, that...

Original post made on Sep. 11, 2012
Last comment by neighbor, on Sep 11, 2012 at 7:27 pm | 2 comments | 958 Views

AROUND TOWN

Alice Smith: A View from the U.K.

I was in Farnborough, England, at my desk at Computer Science Corporation (CSC), in a telephone negotiation with a Washington...

Original post made on Sep. 8, 2011
Last comment by Walter_E_Wallis, on Sep 10, 2011 at 6:34 pm | 2 comments | 957 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Police report 'explosion' in Midtown Palo Alto

An explosion was reported at an apartment complex off Middlefield road in Midtown Palo Alto Tuesday night, police confirmed....

Original post made on Sep. 13, 2011
Last comment by qq, on Sep 13, 2011 at 11:56 pm | 2 comments | 957 Views

ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

Achieving Desired Political Outcomes

As I follow this year's primary electoral shenanigans, I'm incensed by the CA political establishment thwarting of citizens'...

Original post made by adamsdottir on Jan. 22, 2012
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