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AROUND TOWN

Palo Alto seeks input about Caltrain corridor tonight

Palo Alto residents will have a chance to share their vision for the Caltrain corridor and provide feedback about a recent...

Original post made on Mar. 29, 2012
Last comment by Stan, on Mar 29, 2012 at 8:27 pm | 3 comments | 859 Views

AROUND TOWN

Facebook, Menlo Park to release draft development deal

Facebook and the city of Menlo Park will release this week the terms of a draft development agreement that, when approved,...

Original post made on Apr. 10, 2012
Last comment by moi, on Apr 10, 2012 at 1:25 pm | 5 comments | 859 Views

ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

Slim chances, but worth fighting for

When Democratic and Republican presidential or vice-presidential candidates come to the area for their campaigns, they fly...

Original post made on Nov. 2, 2012
Last comment by Sanda, on Nov 2, 2012 at 4:17 pm | 2 comments | 859 Views

AROUND TOWN

Palo Alto hopeful about buying historic post office

The future of Palo Alto's downtown post office building could become clearer Monday night, when the City Council considers...

Original post made on May. 18, 2013
Last comment by Pat Markevitch, on May 20, 2013 at 6:40 pm | 6 comments | 859 Views

AROUND TOWN

Why did the cormorant cross the road?

Yesterday, around 5:50-- 6pm at El Camino and Page Mill Road We saw 2 or 3 police cars and a guy with a motorcycle helmet...

Original post made by Curious on Sep. 6, 2011
Last comment by Lucky ducklings, on Sep 6, 2011 at 12:11 pm | 2 comments | 857 Views

ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

Monta Loma

When Janice Heiler and her husband faced retirement, they considered leaving their home in the Monta Loma neighborhood of...

Original post made on Oct. 13, 2011
Last comment by Raymond R. White, on Oct 13, 2011 at 10:56 am | 1 comment | 857 Views

AROUND TOWN

Around Town

<B>A BANNER YEAR ... </B>Residents near downtown Palo Alto have long bemoaned the intrusion of downtown employees into their...

Original post made on Feb. 10, 2012
Last comment by Resident, on Feb 10, 2012 at 4:08 pm | 2 comments | 857 Views

AROUND TOWN

Today's events (June 18)

[http://www.redwoodcity.org/events/jazz.html Music: Michael O'Neill Quintet and Kenny Washington] Michael O'Neill has performed...

Original post made on Jun. 18, 2012
Last comment by randy albin, on Jun 18, 2012 at 11:14 am | 1 comment | 857 Views

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Arts & Entertainment feature story: Comedy in conflict

It might seem impossible to find humor in the Israeli-Palestinian conflict, but at least one comedy being shown in this year's...

Original post made on Jul. 27, 2012
Last comment by Anon., on Jul 27, 2012 at 2:59 pm | 2 comments | 857 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

Who will win the School Board election?

It looks like there are four candidates for three spots, so one person won't make it. Melissa Baten Caswell is incumbent...

Original post made by Curious on Aug. 22, 2012
There are no comments yet. 857 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

City Council aims for less talk, more action

The topic of too much talking at City Council meetings has become an irksome problem for Palo Alto's council members, prompting...

Original post made on Feb. 8, 2013
Last comment by Scharff and Klein, on Feb 8, 2013 at 2:05 pm | 2 comments | 857 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Last night on Middlefield past University

Does anyone know if there was an accident on Middlefield last night past University going into Menlo Park? The traffic was...

Original post made by Lucy on Dec. 3, 2011
There are no comments yet. 856 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

DUI arrests down in Santa Clara County

There were 100 fewer people arrested on suspicion of driving under the influence of alcohol or drugs in Santa Clara County...

Original post made on Jan. 3, 2012
Last comment by End-The-Checkpoints-Now!, on Jan 3, 2012 at 3:08 pm | 3 comments | 856 Views

ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

obama thread removed--more censorship by the Weekly

Why was the thread started by Gary regarding Obama removed??? Another example of censorship by the Weekly. Shame on them. ...

Original post made by svatoid on Jun. 20, 2012
Last comment by Bill Johnson, on Jun 20, 2012 at 9:59 am | 1 comment | 856 Views

ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

Hiding behind Big Bird

Has Obama become so desperate that Big Bird has to be his shield? This theatre is getting worse, day by day. Maybe...

Original post made by Gary on Oct. 9, 2012
Last comment by Jan H., on Oct 10, 2012 at 12:57 pm | 8 comments | 856 Views

SPORTS

Stanford men lose a chance to climb Pac-12 hoop standings

Dwight Powell scored 18 points and grabbed nine points but the Stanford men's basketball team dropped a 64-60 decision to...

Original post made on Feb. 13, 2014
Last comment by cburiiii, on Feb 13, 2014 at 10:46 am | 1 comment | 856 Views

ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

Plastic Bag Law

San Jose passed one of those plastic bag bans, effective 1/1/2012. Well, there is an ethnic market I often patronize...

Original post made by Outside Observer on Jan. 12, 2012
There are no comments yet. 855 Views

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Tales from the 26th Annual Short Story Contest

The story of the Palo Alto Weekly's 26th Annual Short Story Contest is one driven by characters -- the robot who struggles...

Original post made on Mar. 3, 2012
Last comment by Neighbor, on Mar 3, 2012 at 5:21 pm | 1 comment | 855 Views

ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

Condi Rice's speech at the RNC

What did you all think of Palo Alto resident Condi Rice's speech at the RNC? I thought she gave the best speech of anyone...

Original post made by condi on Aug. 30, 2012
There are no comments yet. 855 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

What's up with the Mitchell Park Library

I haven't seen much work going on at the Mitchell Park Library. Does anyone have a status update? I can't wait to see the...

Original post made by Middlefield driver on Jan. 5, 2013
Last comment by Goose Boy, on Jan 7, 2013 at 3:36 pm | 3 comments | 855 Views
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