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AROUND TOWN

White House may decide fate of Moffett Field's Hangar One

"The highest levels" of the federal government are now deciding whether to accept an offer from Google's founders to restore...

Original post made on Feb. 21, 2012
Last comment by Keith Hull, on Oct 14, 2012 at 12:08 pm | 6 comments | 1276 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Holiday Fund: East Palo Alto students gain direction from 'Be the First'

Woodside High School sophomore Bianca Trujillo went from failing grades to straight As last year and is now looking forward...

Original post made on Nov. 26, 2011
Last comment by win, on Nov 28, 2011 at 12:11 pm | 5 comments | 1275 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

DUI arrests up over Independence Day weekend

Drunken driving arrests were up in the Bay Area over the Fourth of July holiday weekend, with one fatality, California Highway...

Original post made on Jul. 7, 2011
Last comment by MADD, on Jul 7, 2011 at 10:24 pm | 3 comments | 1275 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Manhunt under way in Menlo Park

Menlo Park police are searching on foot and by helicopter for a man who crashed a stolen vehicle into a patrol car during...

Original post made on Nov. 1, 2012
Last comment by huh?, on Nov 1, 2012 at 3:32 pm | 2 comments | 1275 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

East Palo Alto man convicted of murdering girlfriend

A 49-year-old man who stabbed and slashed his girlfriend to death in a jealous rage was convicted of first-degree murder...

Original post made on Sep. 26, 2014
Last comment by Previous Neighbor, on Sep 26, 2014 at 4:23 pm | 2 comments | 1275 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

Eshoo $16 million grant to CalTrain a waste of public funds.

Eshoo $16 million grant to CalTrain a waste of public funds. Much has been written lately about the FRA grant, obtained...

Original post made by morris brown on Jun. 30, 2011
There are no comments yet. 1274 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

Palo Alto approves staff cuts, fee hikes at animal shelter

Palo Alto's animal shelter may have been saved from the chopping block last month, but the city's cash-strapped animal-services...

Original post made on Jul. 24, 2012
Last comment by lacye, on Jul 29, 2012 at 7:52 am | 14 comments | 1274 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

6th Grade Dance this Friday Night at Cubberley

Attention all 6th graders!! :) There's a community dance tomorrow (3/16) evening at Cubberley Auditorium--for 6th graders...

Original post made by Carrie Manley on Mar. 15, 2012
There are no comments yet. 1274 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Man robbed in Mountain View by trio with knife

Three men robbed a 20-year-old resident of the 1200 block of Mercy Avenue in Mountain View, taking his iPod at about 10:40...

Original post made on Jan. 31, 2011
Last comment by JustMe, on Feb 1, 2011 at 11:14 am | 3 comments | 1274 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 | 1274 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Popular Kids Make More Dough Later In Life

New subject for Living Skills: http://blogs.wsj.com/economics/2012/10/22/popular-kids-in-high-school-earn-more-later-in-life/ In...

Original post made by Chris Zaharias on Oct. 23, 2012
Last comment by Ducatigirl, on Oct 25, 2012 at 9:01 am | 7 comments | 1273 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 | 1273 Views

AROUND TOWN

Man withdraws application for marijuana collective

A man applying for what would have been San Mateo County's first licensed medical marijuana collective withdrew his application...

Original post made on Dec. 1, 2010
Last comment by John Toalson, on Aug 6, 2011 at 12:29 pm | 8 comments | 1273 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

Palo Alto to tackle infrastructure problem tonight

Palo Alto officials will consider ways to pay for infrastructure repairs and get their first look at the proposed city budget...

Original post made on Apr. 30, 2012
Last comment by Budget waste, on May 1, 2012 at 10:08 am | 26 comments | 1272 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Rejection: How to profit from life's setbacks

Some of Stanford University's high-profile professors, alumni and students are sharing their personal memories of failure...

Original post made on Aug. 13, 2012
Last comment by Nayeli, on Aug 14, 2012 at 2:14 pm | 9 comments | 1272 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Is Palo Alto the Charter for Troop 57 of the Anti-Gay Boy Scouts?

From the article in the Weekly - "charter organizations sign a contract with the troop to provide a meeting place, sometimes...

Original post made by palo alto parent on Mar. 29, 2013
Last comment by bigoted is bigoted, on Mar 29, 2013 at 1:54 pm | 1 comment | 1272 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Foothill Expressway crash victim identified

A Mountain View woman who died Wednesday when her car crashed into a tree has been identified as Claire Silberman, the Santa...

Original post made on Sep. 16, 2011
Last comment by FS, on Sep 17, 2011 at 10:23 am | 8 comments | 1272 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

More tire slashings reported in Palo Alto

Three cars on East Meadow Drive and one at the Cubberley Community Center were found with slashed tires this week, according...

Original post made on Mar. 8, 2012
Last comment by HELLO!!, on Mar 8, 2012 at 3:58 pm | 8 comments | 1272 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Ex Portola Valley supe pleads not guilty of embezzling funds

Tim Hanretty pleaded not guilty Tuesday morning to six counts of embezzlement from the Portola Valley School District, charges...

Original post made on Jun. 19, 2012
Last comment by Cid Young, on Jun 22, 2012 at 9:45 am | 3 comments | 1272 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

No bikes wrong way

Yesterday in Mountain View I noticed at an intersection a sign telling bikes not to go the wrong way. Let's have some in...

Original post made by Driver on May. 3, 2011
Last comment by Bill, on May 6, 2011 at 9:13 am | 10 comments | 1271 Views
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