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SCHOOLS & KIDS

Stanford volleyball downs four-time NCAA champion Penn State to stay undefeated

This was supposed to be a rebuilding year for the Stanford women's volleyball team. Four-time defending NCAA champion Penn...

Original post made on Sep. 10, 2011
Last comment by John R. Grout, on Sep 10, 2011 at 12:45 am | 1 comment | 1142 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

More tire slashings reported in Palo Alto

Three cars on East Meadow Drive and one at the Cubberley Community Center were found with slashed tires this week, according...

Original post made on Mar. 8, 2012
Last comment by HELLO!!, on Mar 8, 2012 at 3:58 pm | 8 comments | 1142 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 | 1142 Views

AROUND TOWN

What is the gold dome on the Laning Chateau?

I just posted a Palo Alto question when this one occurred to me, too. What is that gold dome on top of the Laning Chateau...

Original post made by im curious on Jul. 26, 2012
Last comment by Hmmm, on Jul 26, 2012 at 11:48 am | 2 comments | 1142 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

Palo Alto shortens Development Center hours

Palo Alto will reduce hours at its Development Center on Wednesdays while staff brainstorms ways to reform the city's notoriously...

Original post made on Dec. 1, 2010
Last comment by Sonny, on Dec 1, 2010 at 6:32 pm | 4 comments | 1141 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

Another Manager for Palo Alto CSD

Why in this time of reductions and cut backs is the city adding another manager to the ranks in the Community Services Department?...

Original post made by David on Dec. 13, 2010
There are no comments yet. 1141 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Popular Kids Make More Dough Later In Life

New subject for Living Skills: http://blogs.wsj.com/economics/2012/10/22/popular-kids-in-high-school-earn-more-later-in-life/ In...

Original post made by Chris Zaharias on Oct. 23, 2012
Last comment by Ducatigirl, on Oct 25, 2012 at 9:01 am | 7 comments | 1141 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Hammer-wielding man sought by Palo Alto police

Palo Alto police are looking for a hammer-wielding man who allegedly followed a woman to Palo Alto after a domestic dispute...

Original post made on Aug. 19, 2011
Last comment by punishment, on Aug 19, 2011 at 7:49 pm | 3 comments | 1141 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

East Palo Alto celebrates National Night Out

A barricaded East Palo Alto street was not the scene of a police action Tuesday night but a celebration to increase neighborhood...

Original post made on Aug. 8, 2012
Last comment by Adams, on Aug 11, 2012 at 3:46 pm | 12 comments | 1141 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Palo Alto seeks grant funds to revamp transit center

The City Council plans to consider tonight a list of projects that could qualify for the One Bay Area Grant, a program that...

Original post made on Feb. 10, 2013
Last comment by Just the facts, please., on Feb 12, 2013 at 4:34 pm | 23 comments | 1141 Views

ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

Eshoo to host Saturday meeting on gun control

The topic of gun legislation, and the Senate's failure this week to pass a bill to strengthen the nation's gun laws, will...

Original post made on Apr. 20, 2013
Last comment by Sandy Hook, on Jun 10, 2013 at 10:02 am | 10 comments | 1141 Views

AROUND TOWN

High-end purse thieves pepper spray security

Two burly men with a taste for Diane von Furstenberg handbags snatched 13 of the designer purses Saturday (June 4) and ran...

Original post made on Jun. 7, 2011
Last comment by Moi, on Jun 8, 2011 at 3:35 pm | 9 comments | 1141 Views

AROUND TOWN

Palo Alto the #1 snobbiest city in the COUNTRY?

Why is this story not published here? Too embarrassing? http://live105.cbslocal.com/2014/07/23/palo-alto-tops-snobbiest-small-cities-in-america-list-followed-by-san-rafael-and-...

Original post made by Blue on Jul. 24, 2014
Last comment by litgal, on Jul 29, 2014 at 8:24 pm | 28 comments | 1141 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

Council looks to swear in new members earlier

Seeking to solve what they call "legal and practical problems," two members of the Palo Alto City Council are urging their...

Original post made on Jan. 31, 2013
Last comment by Wayne Martin, on Jan 31, 2013 at 12:01 pm | 2 comments | 1140 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

Palo Alto takes 'multi-pronged' approach to fixing downtown's parking problems

Faced with booming downtown development and a severe parking shortage, Palo Alto officials endorsed Monday a wide range of...

Original post made on Mar. 19, 2013
Last comment by Crescent Park Dad, on Mar 20, 2013 at 12:31 pm | 10 comments | 1140 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

Guest opinion: 'Style Wars' a result of too much, too fast?

Palo Alto's latest architectural controversies center on questions of massing, density and style. And misconceptions about...

Original post made on Aug. 12, 2014
Last comment by palo alto resident, on Aug 13, 2014 at 12:54 pm | 8 comments | 1140 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Public meeting on math and student stress in PAUSD on Tuesday

We Can Do Better Palo Alto (http://http://wecandobetterpaloalto.org) is hosting a public meeting on Tuesday, July 21, from...

Original post made by Ken Dauber on Jun. 20, 2011
There are no comments yet. 1140 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Gunn SWAC(Student With a Camera) holds its second portrait fundraiser!

The photo department at Gunn High School is holding a fundraiser in honor of Mother's Day! SWAC is a professional, affordable...

Original post made by Gunn SWAC fundraiser! on Apr. 20, 2012
There are no comments yet. 1140 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Police arrest suspected Portola Valley bank robber

Authorities on Wednesday (June 1) arrested a 51-year-old transient suspected of multiple bank robberies in three counties,...

Original post made on Jun. 3, 2011
Last comment by transient?, on Jun 3, 2011 at 12:19 pm | 1 comment | 1140 Views

ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

Judge orders Elarms back into custody

A man who had been accused of killing East Palo Alto activist David Lewis in 2010 was ordered back into custody Wednesday,...

Original post made on Feb. 26, 2013
Last comment by So-Just-How-Do-I-Calculate-Time-Served?, on Feb 26, 2013 at 7:54 pm | 1 comment | 1140 Views
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