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AROUND TOWN

Hundreds bid farewell to Bill Lane Friday

Hundreds of friends, family members and associates of Bill Lane heard anecdotes of his enthusiastic approach to life, his...

Original post made on Oct. 3, 2010
Last comment by Alice Schaffer Smith, on Oct 3, 2010 at 12:39 pm | 1 comment | 2076 Views

AROUND TOWN

Editorial: Money as a 'public benefit'?

Today, May 14, the City Council will consider approving the controversial "Lytton Gateway" office building at the corner...

Original post made on May. 14, 2012
Last comment by Former Neighbor, on May 14, 2012 at 4:34 pm | 2 comments | 2076 Views

AROUND TOWN

U.S. Rep. Eshoo votes to defund NSA phone program

U.S. Rep. Anna Eshoo (CA-18) voted in favor today of an amendment to this year's defense spending bill that would require...

Original post made on Jul. 24, 2013
Last comment by right = correct, on Jul 25, 2013 at 7:03 pm | 13 comments | 2076 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

School crisis expert to speak at Paly Tuesday

School crisis and recovery expert Marleen Wong will speak about suicide prevention, youth depression and crisis support Tuesday,...

Original post made on Nov. 27, 2009
Last comment by Denise, on Dec 1, 2009 at 10:25 am | 16 comments | 2075 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Firefighters use CO2 to douse underground blaze

Firefighters used a CO2 canister to extinguish an underground fire in Palo Alto this morning, a battalion chief said. Read...

Original post made on Jan. 28, 2013
Last comment by eileen, on Jan 28, 2013 at 7:59 pm | 15 comments | 2075 Views

SPORTS

Mann showing improvement at the point for Stanford men

Stanford sophomore guard Jarrett Mann has come a long way and still has room to grow. He didn't have a particularly good...

Original post made on Dec. 17, 2009
Last comment by Gamer, on Dec 17, 2009 at 2:43 pm | 1 comment | 2075 Views

SPORTS

Palo Alto girls and boys maintain their grips on first

Having to play games and matches at Los Gatos High often have been upsetting to Palo Alto teams, which have seen dreams die...

Original post made on Jan. 27, 2011
Last comment by #1 Mommy, on Jan 31, 2011 at 11:25 am | 3 comments | 2075 Views

SPORTS

It's crunch time for the Stanford baseball team this weekend

Stanford has reached its weekend of no return as far as postseason baseball is concerned. After dropping a 10-8 nonconference...

Original post made on May. 15, 2014
Last comment by Dennis, on May 16, 2014 at 2:36 pm | 2 comments | 2075 Views

SPORTS

Palo Alto American advances in district 12-year-old all-stars

The Palo Alto American Little League 12-year-old all-star team remained alive for at least one more day as it produced 21...

Original post made on Jul. 6, 2014
Last comment by Andy Mutz, on Jul 7, 2014 at 7:37 am | 3 comments | 2075 Views

ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

Freeway express-lane project speeds ahead

Cardboard "passengers" who ride with carpool-lane cheaters could become obsolete when the freeway lanes are converted to...

Original post made on Apr. 9, 2009
Last comment by Jocelyn Dong, on Apr 10, 2009 at 5:40 pm | 5 comments | 2075 Views

ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

Satyagraha - Truth Force - September 11, 2010

In San Francisco, the 9th Annual 9/11 Truth Rally will begin at 10 am in the Panhandle at Ashbury, Saturday, September 11,...

Original post made by Carol Brouillet on Sep. 7, 2010
There are no comments yet. 2075 Views

AROUND TOWN

$20,000 in equipment stolen from TheatreWorks

Approximately $20,000 of sound equipment was stolen from TheatreWorks in early February, but police say it will be hard to...

Original post made on Mar. 9, 2009
Last comment by TheatreP, on Mar 13, 2009 at 1:07 am | 4 comments | 2075 Views

AROUND TOWN

Young at heart

==I Short Story Contest winners offer fresh perspectives from youthful protagonists== From an epic adventure in the Arctic...

Original post made on Dec. 4, 2009
Last comment by TennisStorm, on Dec 4, 2009 at 7:58 pm | 2 comments | 2075 Views

AROUND TOWN

Serial bank robber hits banks in Los Altos, Sunnyvale

A man who robbed two U.S. Bank branches within 20 minutes of each other on Monday is a serial bank robber who has struck...

Original post made on Oct. 25, 2011
Last comment by Kathy, on Oct 26, 2011 at 7:30 pm | 8 comments | 2075 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

Water district board approves water reduction

The Santa Clara Valley Water District voted Tuesday on a resolution calling for 15 percent mandatory reduction in water use. Read...

Original post made on Mar. 25, 2009
Last comment by PointOfView, on Mar 26, 2009 at 11:12 am | 7 comments | 2074 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

String of robberies has Palo Alto police on alert

Palo Alto police are urging residents to be cautious when walking around the city after two people were nearly robbed on...

Original post made on Nov. 18, 2010
Last comment by Greer Stone, on Nov 19, 2010 at 3:26 pm | 25 comments | 2074 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

VIDEO: Behind the Headlines — Palo Alto students speak out

On this week's webcast, four Palo Alto and Gunn high school students join education reporter Elena Kadvany to talk about...

Original post made on Jun. 4, 2016
Last comment by Questions, on Jun 5, 2016 at 7:24 pm | 3 comments | 2074 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Stanford student beaten and robbed by three men

A Stanford student was beaten and robbed by three men early Wednesday morning, police said. The 19-year-old student...

Original post made by Sharon on Jun. 26, 2009
Last comment by Hmmm, on Jun 30, 2009 at 1:35 pm | 6 comments | 2074 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Burglars hit Jordan Middle School in Palo Alto

Jordan Middle School on July 28 became the fourth Palo Alto school in the past six weeks to be struck by one or more burglars...

Original post made on Aug. 2, 2011
Last comment by JK Smith, on Aug 3, 2011 at 9:16 pm | 13 comments | 2074 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Tips for preventing a burglary or robbery

The Palo Alto Police Department has the following recommendations to help prevent burglaries and robberies. Read the full...

Original post made on Mar. 2, 2012
Last comment by joel henner, on Mar 2, 2012 at 12:42 am | 1 comment | 2074 Views
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