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Caltrain: Weekend baby bullets a success

Caltrain's experiment with weekend express trains has proven to be a success, according to transit officials. Read the full...

Original post made on May. 16, 2011
Last comment by commuter, on May 18, 2011 at 9:18 am | 8 comments | 1091 Views

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Mimm Patterson: Homesick, in Ireland

I left Palo Alto for Ireland in 1994. On 11 September 2001 I was living in Donegal, Ireland, and working as the manager of...

Original post made on Sep. 8, 2011
There are no comments yet. 1091 Views

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City sued over Monroe Park development

A developer building a housing complex at the former site of Palo Alto Bowl, has filed a lawsuit against the city, challenging...

Original post made on Jan. 22, 2014
Last comment by Gunn Class of '67, on Jan 26, 2014 at 10:57 am | 17 comments | 1091 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Thieves steal fire-protection components

Metal thieves who have been stealing copper pipes, wire and brass fittings are targeting fire-department connections on Palo...

Original post made on Aug. 18, 2011
Last comment by Know the facts, on Aug 19, 2011 at 1:02 pm | 10 comments | 1090 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Community Forum on Crime & Personal Preparedness

June is National Safety Month Supervisor Liz Kniss, City of Palo Alto, Avenidas and Palo Alto Neighborhoods sponsor a Community...

Original post made by Annette on Jun. 18, 2012
There are no comments yet. 1090 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

$10,000 in eyeglasses stolen in Palo Alto

Burglars stole $10,000 in eyeglasses and sunglasses from a downtown Palo Alto optometrist Thursday, Oct. 11, police said. Read...

Original post made on Oct. 14, 2012
Last comment by Roger, on Oct 16, 2012 at 4:57 pm | 8 comments | 1090 Views

ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

Caltrain kicks off track-vigilance campaign

After numerous suicides and train-pedestrian accidents, Caltrain is kicking off a year-long campaign to enlist passengers...

Original post made on Jan. 12, 2013
Last comment by Boing!, on Jan 15, 2013 at 10:50 am | 9 comments | 1090 Views

ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

Mtn. View arts committee chair resigns after disputed comments

Before City Council members could vote to remove or censure him Tuesday night, Chris Parkinson resigned his post as chair...

Original post made on Apr. 18, 2013
Last comment by galen, on Apr 18, 2013 at 10:06 pm | 8 comments | 1090 Views

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Police: Child, 9, caused Midtown explosion

A 9-year old child playing in the storage unit of a Palo Alto apartment complex accidentally set off the small explosion...

Original post made on Sep. 16, 2011
Last comment by Observer, on Sep 22, 2011 at 8:42 am | 9 comments | 1090 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

$20K taken in Mountain View home burglary

A safe containing an assortment of jewelry and more than $20,000 in cash was taken from a house in the 1600 block of Villa...

Original post made on Mar. 13, 2012
Last comment by Creole Lady, on Mar 14, 2012 at 2:45 pm | 7 comments | 1089 Views

SPORTS

Pac 12 Championship - what a joke

OOps - I'm living in another era. It is now the Pac -12, not the Pac 10 with the addition of Colorado and Utah this year....

Original post made by Bob on Nov. 28, 2011
There are no comments yet. 1089 Views

SPORTS

Palo Alto hoping to pin down another league title

History was made one year ago when the Palo Alto wrestling team won its first league-meet championship in 25 years. The Vikings...

Original post made on Feb. 10, 2012
Last comment by Jim Anderson, on Feb 10, 2012 at 9:12 am | 1 comment | 1089 Views

ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

Mountain View woman surprises burglar

East Palo Alto police arrested a man and two teenage boys suspected of burglarizing a Mountain View home on March 30. Read...

Original post made on Apr. 4, 2012
Last comment by R, on Apr 5, 2012 at 5:38 pm | 11 comments | 1089 Views

ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

When background checks miss the mark

How a local private school unknowingly hired a teacher with a decades-long history of child molestation allegations. Read...

Original post made on Apr. 10, 2012
Last comment by wmartin46, on Apr 11, 2012 at 3:54 pm | 2 comments | 1089 Views

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Woman killed in hit-and-run on East Bayshore

A woman killed in a Redwood City hit-and-run crash Tuesday evening has been identified as 53-year-old Nora Fuentes-Arias...

Original post made on Sep. 7, 2011
Last comment by musical, on Sep 8, 2011 at 2:11 pm | 2 comments | 1089 Views

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Moonlight Run heat flash

I'm curious if anyone who was at Moonlight Run and experienced the unusual heat flash immediately following the tremendous...

Original post made by mike naar on Sep. 10, 2011
Last comment by Hmmm, on Sep 12, 2011 at 12:50 pm | 4 comments | 1089 Views

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Today marks fifth Spare the Air day of 2011

The Bay Area Air Quality Management District has issued a Spare the Air alert for today (Monday, Sept. 19). Read the full...

Original post made on Sep. 19, 2011
Last comment by Geez, on Sep 20, 2011 at 10:41 am | 4 comments | 1089 Views

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East Palo Alto man shot while driving

A 27-year-old East Palo Alto man has been killed in an incident in which he was shot while driving his car and his vehicle...

Original post made on Feb. 13, 2012
Last comment by Anon, on Feb 17, 2012 at 1:38 pm | 3 comments | 1089 Views

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Tree vandals

Who is cutting down the trees along San Fran creek by 101? Isn't that illegal? I saw a guy with a chainsaw out behind the...

Original post made by Sean on Jun. 2, 2012
Last comment by tree, on Aug 25, 2012 at 2:38 pm | 8 comments | 1089 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

Avenidas makes plans for Palo Alto wellness center

A consortium of senior and health-services organizations are looking for land to build a wellness center that would focus...

Original post made on Jan. 28, 2013
Last comment by Crescent Park Dad, on Jan 28, 2013 at 5:51 pm | 2 comments | 1088 Views
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