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Open Space District launches massive 'vision plan'

A vision plan to determine how the public wants open space to be used was launched by the Midpeninsula Regional Open Space...

Original post made on Mar. 27, 2013
Last comment by NO ON MROSD TAX HIKE, on May 30, 2014 at 8:51 am | 7 comments | 1074 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Palo Alto Woman Bites Two Children

Bizarre and frightening: http://www.cnn.com/2012/01/13/justice/california-woman-bites-kids/?hpt=ju_c2 It'll be interesting...

Original post made by Aquamarine on Jan. 13, 2012
Last comment by what?, on Jan 13, 2012 at 12:45 pm | 4 comments | 1073 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Motorcycle collides head-on with Lexus

A head-on collision Saturday involving a motorcycle and a car near Skylonda resulted in severe but non-life threatening injuries...

Original post made on Feb. 27, 2012
Last comment by ClarenceBoddicker, on Feb 27, 2012 at 11:38 pm | 4 comments | 1073 Views

SPORTS

Appel to make his professional debut on Friday with Tri-City

Stanford grad Mark Appel is expected to make his highly-anticipated professional debut with the Single-A Tri-City ValleyCats...

Original post made on Jul. 6, 2013
Last comment by Dennis, on Jul 6, 2013 at 4:02 am | 1 comment | 1073 Views

ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

Pilot error caused East Palo Alto plane crash

A plane crash into an East Palo Alto neighborhood on Feb. 17, 2010, was most probably caused by the pilot's failure to follow...

Original post made on Nov. 24, 2011
Last comment by Anon., on Nov 29, 2011 at 6:10 pm | 4 comments | 1073 Views

ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

Voluntary 'execution' by the state...a thought exercise

There is a lot argument about involuntary execution by the state, for incarcerated murderers. One big issue is about the...

Original post made by John on Nov. 14, 2012
Last comment by Anon., on Nov 14, 2012 at 9:18 pm | 8 comments | 1073 Views

AROUND TOWN

Enrico Fermi Award for Burton Richter, former SLAC director

Nobel Prize winner Burton Richter, director of the Stanford Linear Accelerator Center (SLAC) in Menlo Park from 1984 to 1999,...

Original post made on Jan. 13, 2012
Last comment by Coward, on Jan 13, 2012 at 10:33 am | 3 comments | 1073 Views

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New real estate bubble.

This proves that we are in another bubble. The bubble popped somewhat after the credit crunch but has recently reinflated....

Original post made by Sol on May. 27, 2012
Last comment by C, on May 28, 2012 at 11:10 am | 4 comments | 1073 Views

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Tesla repays federal loan nine years early

Tesla Motors today wired the U.S. Department of Energy nearly a half a billion dollars, paying off the entire loan it was...

Original post made on May. 22, 2013
Last comment by TSLA, on May 28, 2013 at 10:17 pm | 9 comments | 1073 Views

AROUND TOWN

Halloween events include carnivals, contests

Some neighbors may keep their porch lights off, but local ghosts, goblins and Disney princesses need not despair. This weekend,...

Original post made on Oct. 26, 2013
Last comment by Midtown Resident, on Oct 26, 2013 at 3:29 pm | 1 comment | 1073 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

New energy-saving initiative banks on kids

Can kids teach their parents how to save energy? That's the idea behind a "schools outreach" program to be launched this...

Original post made on Aug. 5, 2011
Last comment by Annie, on Aug 7, 2011 at 5:59 pm | 4 comments | 1072 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

Simitian easily prevails in three-way county race

With nearly 58 percent of the vote, State Sen. Joe Simitian easily prevailed in the three-way race to represent northern...

Original post made on Jun. 6, 2012
Last comment by Alphonso, on Jun 6, 2012 at 10:43 pm | 6 comments | 1072 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Teenage burglars busted in Menlo Park

While some teenagers are lamenting the end of holiday vacation, others are seizing the opportunity to enrich themselves --...

Original post made on Jan. 11, 2011
Last comment by Observer, on Jan 12, 2011 at 11:28 am | 4 comments | 1072 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Find our dog Chris

LOST DOG Still Missing after 2 months! We Miss Our Dog, CHRIS. Sheltie (Shetland Sheepdog) about 25 lbs. Sable and White...

Original post made by Monica Yeung Arima on Jun. 4, 2012
Last comment by Nora Charles, on Jun 4, 2012 at 11:23 pm | 1 comment | 1072 Views

ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

Three East Palo Altans arrested with stolen items

Two men and a boy from East Palo Alto were arrested Thursday after a vehicle search turned up stolen items, including two...

Original post made on Feb. 11, 2012
There are no comments yet. 1072 Views

AROUND TOWN

Alice Smith: A View from the U.K.

I was in Farnborough, England, at my desk at Computer Science Corporation (CSC), in a telephone negotiation with a Washington...

Original post made on Sep. 8, 2011
Last comment by Walter_E_Wallis, on Sep 10, 2011 at 6:34 pm | 2 comments | 1072 Views

AROUND TOWN

Demolition of Palo Alto Bowl: a Violation of Both ADA Code and United States Code

If you don't join us around 2:15 or so at Palo Alto City Hall, then please call and/or e-mail the city councill!! _____________________________________________________________ Asi...

Original post made by Daniel Mart on Sep. 9, 2011
Last comment by Daniel Mart, on Sep 9, 2011 at 12:29 pm | 2 comments | 1072 Views

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Man shot in East Palo Alto Sunday

A 19-year-old man was shot in the leg in East Palo Alto early Sunday morning, police said. Read the full story here http://www.paloaltoonline.com/news/show_story.php?id=26116...

Original post made on Jul. 16, 2012
Last comment by the_punnisher, on Jul 16, 2012 at 4:24 pm | 4 comments | 1072 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

Double Dip Recession, State Budget, Palo Alto Schools.

We are really worried now. Having invested millions in a house on the idea that our 3 kids could go through top PA schools...

Original post made by Suzy on Aug. 7, 2011
Last comment by City/PAUSD, on Aug 8, 2011 at 1:06 pm | 5 comments | 1071 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Menlo Park man shot in East Palo Alto Sunday

A Menlo Park man was wounded in a shooting in East Palo Alto Sunday night, Nov. 25. Read the full story here http://www.paloaltoonline.com/news/show_story.php?id=27703...

Original post made on Nov. 29, 2012
Last comment by Dionne, on Nov 29, 2012 at 1:31 am | 1 comment | 1071 Views
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