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PALO ALTO ISSUES

Water-main break on Lytton forces evacuation

A gushing water main caused a four-story building to be evacuated and shut down part of Lytton Avenue Tuesday afternoon,...

Original post made on Jun. 20, 2012
Last comment by Yikes! water pipe, on Jun 20, 2012 at 10:43 pm | 2 comments | 1237 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

Palo Alto resident not amused by officer's text

The latest report from Palo Alto's independent police auditor has no smoking guns or damning allegations, but it does contain...

Original post made on Apr. 14, 2013
Last comment by bru, on Apr 14, 2013 at 11:32 pm | 11 comments | 1237 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

East Palo Alto man pulls own gun on robbers

A robbery victim in East Palo Alto took matters into his own hands on Wednesday afternoon, scaring away two robbers with...

Original post made on May. 24, 2013
Last comment by Aquamarine, on May 24, 2013 at 1:03 pm | 4 comments | 1237 Views

SPORTS

Menlo Park Legends advance to Far West League playoffs

The Menlo Park Legends' semipro baseball team finished its regular season taking two of three games during the weekend from...

Original post made on Jul. 31, 2012
Last comment by Another PA fan, on Aug 3, 2012 at 3:12 pm | 2 comments | 1237 Views

ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

Stanford trustees approve tuition hikes

Stanford University's undergraduate charges will rise 3.5 percent next year to $56,441, the board of trustees decided this...

Original post made on Feb. 12, 2013
Last comment by RogueTrader, on Feb 13, 2013 at 12:20 pm | 9 comments | 1237 Views

ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

Equal Rights? Fine, as long as they agree with me!

It seems that in Palo Alto and possibly elsewhere, equal rights are only fine and acceptable as long as the rights agree...

Original post made by Paly Parent on Mar. 22, 2013
Last comment by PalyDad, on Mar 24, 2013 at 9:35 pm | 25 comments | 1237 Views

AROUND TOWN

New auxiliary lanes being built on 101

Caltrans crews today will break ground on a project to build auxiliary lanes along a three-mile stretch of U.S. Highway 101...

Original post made on Jul. 20, 2011
Last comment by Donald, on Jul 20, 2011 at 6:17 pm | 13 comments | 1237 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

One way to combat crime

With burglaries on the uptick throughout Palo Alto in 2012, Crescent Park stands out among the most targeted neighborhoods....

Original post made on Feb. 6, 2013
Last comment by Anon., on Feb 8, 2013 at 1:36 am | 3 comments | 1236 Views

SPORTS

Big comeback lifts Castilleja to division hoops title

Junior Lauren Rantz buried a three-pointer with three seconds left to give Castilleja a 48-45 victory over Mercy-Burlingame,...

Original post made on Feb. 10, 2012
Last comment by JP, on Feb 10, 2012 at 6:38 pm | 2 comments | 1236 Views

ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

DA: Domestic violence led to 16 deaths in 2011

Sixteen people died as a result of domestic violence in Santa Clara County last year -- the highest number of deaths in nearly...

Original post made on Feb. 14, 2012
Last comment by Anon., on Feb 15, 2012 at 8:39 pm | 8 comments | 1236 Views

ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

Stanford 'rethinking' parts of El Camino plan

Stanford University and developer John Arrillaga are revising their plans for Menlo Park's empty car lots for a third time,...

Original post made on Feb. 19, 2013
Last comment by Crescent Park Dad, on Feb 22, 2013 at 3:32 pm | 6 comments | 1236 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

Citizen Corps to host Safety Faire May 1

If you've never met Sparky the firedog or have wondered what the City of Palo Alto's mobile disaster nerve center looks like,...

Original post made on Apr. 25, 2011
Last comment by David Alan Foster, on Apr 25, 2011 at 2:44 pm | 1 comment | 1235 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

Neighborhood market faces foreclosure

Hassan Bordbari sat in a chair in the floral section of his Barron Park Market and Florist eating lentil soup out of a battered...

Original post made on Sep. 19, 2011
Last comment by Hmmm, on Sep 20, 2011 at 10:38 am | 9 comments | 1235 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Gunn loses a long-time member of its athletics community

It was a little past midnight on Oct. 20, 2011 when the Gunn High athletic community lost one of its most beloved members...

Original post made on Oct. 26, 2011
Last comment by Gunn parent, on Oct 26, 2011 at 2:44 pm | 2 comments | 1235 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Competency of accused killer Elarms questioned

The man accused of killing East Palo Alto community activist David Lewis in a Hillsdale Shopping Center parking garage last...

Original post made on Feb. 24, 2011
Last comment by Steve C, on Feb 24, 2011 at 10:53 am | 1 comment | 1235 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Attempted rape reported at Mountain View motel

Police are searching for a man accused of sexually assaulting a female employee of a Mountain View motel on Sunday (Nov....

Original post made on Nov. 16, 2011
Last comment by Hmmm, on Nov 19, 2011 at 12:53 pm | 6 comments | 1235 Views

AROUND TOWN

Tracy Douglas: The Mattress Dilemma

That morning, my air mattress sprung a leak. I woke up with my side of the bed a lot lower than my husband's. He had already...

Original post made on Sep. 8, 2011
There are no comments yet. 1235 Views

AROUND TOWN

Palo Alto set to rule on downtown 'Gateway' building

A revised plan to build a prominent "gateway" building at the downtown intersection of Alma Street and Lytton Avenue in Palo...

Original post made on May. 14, 2012
Last comment by T Peak, on May 14, 2012 at 5:15 pm | 14 comments | 1235 Views

AROUND TOWN

VIDEO: Community dog walk at Mitchell Park

More than 100 dog owners and volunteers showed up at Mitchell Park on Sunday, June 24, for a community dog walk and fundraiser...

Original post made on Jun. 27, 2012
Last comment by Jan, on Jun 28, 2012 at 11:23 am | 4 comments | 1235 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

Letters

<B>Free fuel? Read the full story here http://www.paloaltoonline.com/weekly/story.php?story_id=15824 posted Friday, November...

Original post made on Nov. 5, 2011
Last comment by Measure E deception, on Nov 8, 2011 at 10:06 am | 2 comments | 1234 Views
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