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PALO ALTO ISSUES

Palo Alto scraps 'premature' closed session on Cubberley

The City Council's closed-session discussion on the future of Cubberley Community Center was abruptly canceled Monday night...

Original post made on Apr. 23, 2013
Last comment by Curious, on Apr 24, 2013 at 1:57 pm | 12 comments | 1282 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Texting while driving - you should lose your license

People who text and drive should lose their licenses. Period. Witnessed someone wandering into the oncoming lane of traffic...

Original post made by serious on Sep. 12, 2011
Last comment by Rule of Thumb, on Sep 13, 2011 at 12:14 pm | 9 comments | 1282 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Driver in East Palo Alto hit-and-run comes forward

The driver of an out-of-control car that crashed into two homes in East Palo Alto Thursday, July 26, narrowly missing a baby...

Original post made on Jul. 31, 2012
Last comment by Haha, on Oct 6, 2012 at 9:53 am | 4 comments | 1282 Views

SPORTS

Stanford's Thacher wins ITA/Arthur Ashe Jr. Award

Stanford senior tennis standout Ryan Thacher has been named winner of the 2012 Men's ITA/Arthur Ashe Jr. Award for Leadership...

Original post made on May. 23, 2012
Last comment by Joel, on May 23, 2012 at 1:05 pm | 1 comment | 1282 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 | 1282 Views

ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

International Rescue Committee

How the IRC Works IRC or the International Rescue Committee founded at Albert Einstein’s request in 1933. The organization’s...

Original post made by JasonBuzi on Feb. 28, 2013
There are no comments yet. 1282 Views

AROUND TOWN

Faux 'utility workers' burglarize Woodside home

Deputies from the San Mateo County Sheriff's Office are on the lookout for a couple of people posing as utility workers making...

Original post made on Feb. 27, 2011
Last comment by anonymous, on Feb 27, 2011 at 1:18 pm | 2 comments | 1282 Views

AROUND TOWN

The ripples of Sept. 11

Ten years ago, the Midpeninsula was jolted awake on a Tuesday by urgent phone calls and televised images no one could soon...

Original post made on Sep. 9, 2011
Last comment by profile kilt, on Sep 14, 2011 at 12:06 pm | 27 comments | 1282 Views

AROUND TOWN

Go-to gifts

With the arrival of the holiday season comes the flurry of planning and purchasing presents for everyone on your list. But...

Original post made on Dec. 18, 2011
Last comment by Hmmm, on Dec 20, 2011 at 11:10 am | 2 comments | 1282 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 | 1282 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

Two men attempt robbery in downtown Palo Alto

Two men, one of whom was armed with a handgun, attempted to rob three women in downtown Palo Alto on the 700 block of Emerson...

Original post made on May. 16, 2013
Last comment by wally, on May 16, 2013 at 2:22 pm | 17 comments | 1281 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Palo Alto gas station robbed at gun point

Palo Alto police are looking for a man who robbed an ARCO gas station on San Antonio Road at gunpoint Wednesday night. Read...

Original post made on Jun. 9, 2011
Last comment by surveillance photos?, on Jun 13, 2011 at 12:17 pm | 6 comments | 1281 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Police release sketch of Los Altos indecent exposure suspect

Police have released a sketch of a man who indecently exposed himself to a juvenile in Los Altos Monday morning. The man...

Original post made on Jul. 28, 2011
Last comment by turn him in, on Jul 28, 2011 at 5:51 pm | 3 comments | 1281 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Los Altos woman calls con man's bluff

A Los Altos woman wants her peers in Palo Alto and elsewhere to be wary of anyone calling and claiming to be from the Social...

Original post made on Aug. 29, 2012
Last comment by Palo Parent, on Aug 29, 2012 at 8:20 pm | 4 comments | 1281 Views

ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

Man threatening Dumbarton leap now in custody

A man threatening to jump off the Dumbarton Bridge this afternoon (Jan. 11) has been taken safely into custody, a Menlo Park...

Original post made on Jan. 12, 2011
Last comment by Anon., on Jan 12, 2011 at 1:56 pm | 5 comments | 1281 Views

AROUND TOWN

Celebrating the 'Sister Cities of Palo Alto'

Members of the Palo Alto Rotary Club, Neighbors Abroad and Palo Alto city staff gather around the new "Sister Cities of Palo...

Original post made on Mar. 6, 2012
Last comment by Resident, on Mar 6, 2012 at 3:32 pm | 2 comments | 1281 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

Editorial: A muddled approach to downtown parking

Despite the clear evidence before them that 1,200 or so of the city's 3,000-plus downtown parking spaces are vacant much...

Original post made on Sep. 16, 2011
Last comment by Ray, on Sep 21, 2011 at 11:03 am | 4 comments | 1280 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

PSAT fee so high at Gunn

As a Gunn parent, I was informed that there will be a PSAT test in October, and it costs 35 dollars. When I looked through...

Original post made by why so expensive on Sep. 15, 2011
Last comment by Another Parent, on Sep 27, 2011 at 2:36 pm | 6 comments | 1280 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Driver in CHP pursuit drove wrong way on 101

A driver who fled from police by driving the wrong way on U.S. Highway 101 Tuesday was stopped after California Highway Patrol...

Original post made on Sep. 1, 2011
Last comment by JustMe, on Sep 1, 2011 at 5:30 pm | 10 comments | 1280 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Letters

Berman will bring value Read the full story here http://www.paloaltoonline.com/weekly/story.php?story_id=17854 posted...

Original post made on Nov. 24, 2012
Last comment by Anon., on Nov 25, 2012 at 1:32 am | 2 comments | 1280 Views
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