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CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Atherton fire damages home, kills two cats

A disabled security gate and a long private driveway hampered firefighters' efforts to extinguish a two-alarm blaze at a...

Original post made on Jul. 14, 2011
Last comment by Nora Charles, on Jul 21, 2011 at 11:53 pm | 2 comments | 1145 Views

ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

Where science fiction meets reality

An ardent belief that technology can solve the world's greatest problems defines the 80 students of Singularity University,...

Original post made on Aug. 17, 2012
Last comment by Sarah, on Aug 17, 2012 at 11:38 pm | 1 comment | 1145 Views

ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

Skate Park breaks ground

A skateboarding center designed to move young people away from violence on the streets broke ground in East Palo Alto on...

Original post made on Aug. 6, 2011
Last comment by Sol, on Aug 10, 2011 at 12:00 am | 5 comments | 1144 Views

ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

here is a MAN among mere men

props to Representative Bobby Rush! I love this guy. http://www.cnn.com/2012/03/28/politics/congressman-hoodie/index.html...

Original post made by Hoodies are great on Mar. 28, 2012
Last comment by That User Name is already, on Jul 16, 2012 at 12:45 pm | 8 comments | 1144 Views

AROUND TOWN

Film Crew in Greenmeadow Today?

There seems to be some sort of crew filming something in the home on Parkside right next to the Greenmeadow Pool's parking...

Original post made by Palo Parent on Jan. 25, 2011
Last comment by Palo Parent, on Jan 25, 2011 at 4:08 pm | 1 comment | 1144 Views

AROUND TOWN

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. 1144 Views

AROUND TOWN

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 | 1144 Views

AROUND TOWN

Baby harbor seal rescued from Baylands dies

The baby harbor seal rescued in the Palo Alto Baylands in April has died. Floodgate Dolly, a 5-week-old pup rescued by Palo...

Original post made on May. 14, 2013
Last comment by Tears, on May 16, 2013 at 11:21 pm | 6 comments | 1144 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Crescent Park

The wide streets of Crescent Park are lined by tall, stately trees that spread their knobby branches and many leaves to shade...

Original post made on Jul. 12, 2011
Last comment by john, on Jul 23, 2011 at 9:26 pm | 3 comments | 1143 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

EPA Police Chief testifies before the US Senate

Surprised that this story didn't make the PaloAltoOnline. East Palo Alto Police Chief Ronald Davis testified before the US...

Original post made by citizen on Apr. 19, 2012
Last comment by Hmmm, on Apr 20, 2012 at 12:20 pm | 4 comments | 1143 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. 1143 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Palo Alto Weekly Holiday Fund kicks off

Each year since 1994, the Palo Alto Weekly Holiday Fund has helped local nonprofit organizations serving children and families...

Original post made on Nov. 27, 2012
Last comment by , on Nov 27, 2012 at 3:41 pm | 1 comment | 1143 Views

SPORTS

Gunn grad Acker looks to help Cal women win NCAA swim title

It was only a year ago that Rachael Acker was the proverbial big fish while swimming for Gunn High and helping the girls...

Original post made on Mar. 20, 2013
Last comment by Curious, on Mar 27, 2013 at 11:47 am | 4 comments | 1143 Views

ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

Conjoined twins to be separated at Lucile Packard

Two-year-old conjoined twins will be separated this week at Lucile Packard Children's Hospital in a surgery expected to last...

Original post made on Oct. 31, 2011
Last comment by Lander Blanza, on May 2, 2012 at 4:49 am | 3 comments | 1143 Views

AROUND TOWN

VTA approves Caltrain funding recommendations

Solving Caltrain's short-term crisis got a kick-start Thursday night (March 3) from Santa Clara Valley Transportation Authority...

Original post made on Mar. 5, 2011
Last comment by CaltrainHater, on Mar 30, 2011 at 10:50 am | 2 comments | 1143 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

Palo Alto no Longer a leading city on Peninsula

more evidence here http://www.mercurynews.com/business/ci_18479741 I just took a walk downtown and saw open, vacant storefronts....

Original post made by What Happened? on Jul. 16, 2011
Last comment by Do we know?, on Jul 22, 2011 at 8:58 am | 10 comments | 1142 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Is the WCDBPA helping or hurting Palo Alto and our schools?

[Post locked by Palo Alto Online staff because poster is repeating comments he/she has already made on another thread.]...

Original post made by No on WCDBPA on May. 22, 2012
There are no comments yet. 1142 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Liquor store burglary latest to hit small retailers

An early morning burglary at a Barron Park liquor store is the latest in a series of break-ins that have plagued small Palo...

Original post made on Aug. 31, 2011
Last comment by WOW, on Aug 31, 2011 at 4:32 pm | 2 comments | 1142 Views

AROUND TOWN

Carving out a new life

In the driveway of an East Palo Alto cottage, wearing a 3 1/2-foot-tall headdress and long braids down its back, a 12-foot-tall...

Original post made on Aug. 4, 2012
Last comment by M, on Aug 4, 2012 at 12:20 am | 1 comment | 1142 Views

AROUND TOWN

Memorial for Ellen Fletcher set for Sunday, Nov. 18

The memorial for Ellen Fletcher, Palo Alto's iconic bicycle advocate and longtime City Councilwoman, will be held Sunday...

Original post made on Nov. 13, 2012
Last comment by Fred Balin, on Nov 19, 2012 at 9:09 am | 3 comments | 1142 Views
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