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Lichtman dots the stat sheet in Stanford win

Junior Cassidy Lichtman enjoyed another diverse evening as the Stanford women's volleyball team made it two in a row at the...

Original post made on Sep. 12, 2009
Last comment by John Grout, on Sep 12, 2009 at 7:53 pm | 1 comment | 2490 Views

ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

The pope, the president and politics of faith

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Original post made by samuel on Jun. 16, 2008
Last comment by Mike, on Jun 17, 2008 at 1:15 pm | 5 comments | 2490 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 | 2490 Views

ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

Lawmaker rips plan for 'blended' rail system

A Central Valley assemblywoman came out swinging on Friday against a proposal by three Peninsula lawmakers to 'blend' Caltrain...

Original post made on Apr. 29, 2011
Last comment by ODB, on May 3, 2011 at 1:54 am | 18 comments | 2490 Views

AROUND TOWN

Impressions of fall

Palo Alto might not be the Hudson River Valley or Vermont, with forests of orange, red and gold. But there are colors enough...

Original post made on Nov. 30, 2009
Last comment by Bostonian, on Nov 30, 2009 at 11:52 pm | 1 comment | 2490 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 | 2489 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

Palo Alto parcel-tax ballots to arrive next week

Voters in the Palo Alto school district can expect ballots in the mail next week for Measure A, which would replace the current...

Original post made on Apr. 2, 2010
Last comment by Devin, on Apr 9, 2010 at 4:38 pm | 13 comments | 2489 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Memories persist as Megan is released

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Original post made on Sep. 25, 2008
Last comment by OhlonePar, on Sep 26, 2008 at 1:01 am | 6 comments | 2489 Views

SPORTS

Stanford football returns to the Top 25

The Stanford football team has something else to celebrate Sunday: its first appearance in the AP Top 25 poll in eight years. Read...

Original post made on Nov. 9, 2009
Last comment by Sarah, on Nov 14, 2009 at 4:45 pm | 6 comments | 2489 Views

SPORTS

NorCal survivors take their best shots in the second round

Four local high school basketball teams will take the floor on Thursday night in the second round of the CIF Northern California...

Original post made on Mar. 11, 2010
Last comment by E.A. N, on Mar 11, 2010 at 5:32 pm | 1 comment | 2489 Views

SPORTS

Storen on his way to Triple-A Syrcause

==BI Women's basketball team to be feted== The Washington Nationals sent right-handed pitcher Drew Storen to Syracuse...

Original post made on Apr. 30, 2010
Last comment by Texting??, on Apr 30, 2010 at 11:04 am | 1 comment | 2489 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 | 2489 Views

ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

Condi Rice vs Sarah Palin: You Decide

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Original post made by What Was McCain Thinking? on Sep. 23, 2008
Last comment by Perspective, on Sep 24, 2008 at 9:55 am | 9 comments | 2489 Views

ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

Drive-through pandemic triage tests readiness

Stanford Hospital & Clinics, in partnership with the U.S. Centers for Disease Prevention and Control (CDC), conducted a drive-through...

Original post made on Jun. 16, 2009
Last comment by A Noun Ea Mus, on Jun 17, 2009 at 7:48 pm | 10 comments | 2489 Views

ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

Menlo Park police Chief Bruce Goitia to retire

Menlo Park police Chief Bruce Goitia will retire after 28 years with the Police Department, effective June 1, City Manager...

Original post made on Mar. 30, 2010
Last comment by Observer, on Mar 30, 2010 at 2:20 pm | 1 comment | 2489 Views

ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

Continuous Stanford Development

In her July 2 letter to Palo Alto Weekly, Pamela Kimball suggested that Stanford appears to be "aiming for a clinical, teaching,...

Original post made by Walter Sedriks on Jul. 15, 2010
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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 | 2489 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

Al Gore's Doomsday Clock

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Original post made by Jane on Jul. 22, 2008
Last comment by Ready Kilowatt, on Jul 23, 2008 at 2:18 pm | 8 comments | 2488 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Mountain View woman assaulted with lemon

Police say a 41-year-old Mountain View woman was injured when her neighbor and his friend hit her in the stomach with an...

Original post made on Dec. 1, 2009
Last comment by A Noun Ea Mus, on Dec 2, 2009 at 3:24 am | 14 comments | 2488 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 | 2488 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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