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CRIMES & INCIDENTS

East Palo Alto man's murder trial to begin

The trial of a man accused of stabbing and slashing his girlfriend to death in her East Palo Alto apartment will begin on...

Original post made on Sep. 17, 2014
Last comment by Hmmm, on Oct 9, 2014 at 11:20 pm | 4 comments | 4188 Views

AROUND TOWN

Why is Sutter Health running misleading ads?

I've seen this ad twice now - both in the Mercury News and in the Palo Alto Weekly (page 25, Nov. 22 edition) It says "Finding...

Original post made by Michele on Nov. 22, 2013
Last comment by Michele, on Nov 25, 2013 at 11:01 am | 4 comments | 4188 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Drugs in middle school

My 12 year old looked stoned and had red eyes on several occasions after hanging out with friends after school for a couple...

Original post made by Middle school parent on Nov. 15, 2008
Last comment by kid, on Nov 19, 2008 at 10:32 pm | 59 comments | 4187 Views

AROUND TOWN

Palo Alto celebrates 2012 Tall Tree Awards

Alison Cormack, John Barton, the Foundation for a College Education and Whole Foods Market were recognized as Palo Alto's...

Original post made on Apr. 12, 2012
Last comment by Kimberly Hurt-Pereira, on Apr 15, 2012 at 10:30 pm | 7 comments | 4187 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

Three horses struck, killed on I-280

Three horses were killed after they got onto northbound Interstate 280 near Stanford on Saturday morning, a California Highway...

Original post made on Dec. 29, 2012
Last comment by So Sad, on Jan 1, 2013 at 8:10 am | 16 comments | 4186 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Victim AND rapist need our prayers

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Original post made by Ann on Nov. 3, 2007
Last comment by james, on Nov 9, 2007 at 4:00 pm | 33 comments | 4186 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

Palo Alto City Manager set to receive 25% raise in supplemental retirement income

No, this is not an "April Fools" joke, except perhaps one foisted upon the taxpayers and employees of the City of Palo Alto....

Original post made by The Shadow Knows on Apr. 1, 2013
Last comment by The Shadow Knows, on Apr 2, 2013 at 3:37 pm | 8 comments | 4185 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

School Stress

As a Paly mom I can tell you that part of the problem lies with the teachers unions. You cannot get rid of poor teachers,...

Original post made by palymom on Oct. 19, 2010
Last comment by TimH, on Oct 25, 2010 at 7:24 pm | 78 comments | 4185 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Anti-MI group wants election on Mah; cost =$1,000,000

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Original post made by Everyparent on Apr. 13, 2007
Last comment by taxpayer, on Apr 20, 2007 at 9:13 pm | 53 comments | 4183 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

New law requires car seats for kids 8 and younger

A new child safety law effective Jan. 1 will require kids in California to use a booster seat in a vehicle until they are...

Original post made on Dec. 29, 2011
Last comment by Sarah, on Jan 5, 2012 at 7:05 pm | 19 comments | 4183 Views

ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

East Palo Alto city manager retains hiring power

The authority to appoint East Palo Alto's new police chief will remain with the city manager, the City Council agreed on...

Original post made on Sep. 17, 2014
Last comment by Hmmm, on Sep 17, 2014 at 6:48 pm | 1 comment | 4182 Views

MOVIES

Star Trek

It was a fun movie. Definitely not excellent, but exciting in a few spots and humorous. And I'm glad I saw it on a big...

Original post made by Sarah on May. 10, 2009
Last comment by bruce, on May 13, 2009 at 12:15 am | 1 comment | 4182 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

On Deadline: Facing breast cancer- even checking for it - is an act of courage

The recent revelations by superstar Angelina Jolie and locally famous Liz Kniss that they have had breast-cancer-related...

Original post made on May. 31, 2013
Last comment by Carroll Harrington, on May 31, 2013 at 12:21 am | 1 comment | 4181 Views

AROUND TOWN

Jim Burch's change of heart

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Original post made by HRC on Apr. 4, 2007
Last comment by Haddaway, on Apr 13, 2007 at 1:34 am | 29 comments | 4181 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

Respect for Redwoods

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Original post made by Megan McCaslin on Sep. 13, 2007
Last comment by Resident, on Sep 16, 2007 at 10:58 pm | 20 comments | 4180 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

Editorial: Five for City Council: Klein, Price, Holman, Scharff, Shepherd

The Palo Alto Weekly recommends Larry Klein, Gail Price, Karen Holman, Greg Scharff and Nancy Shepherd for election to the...

Original post made on Oct. 9, 2009
Last comment by Vivian Wells, on Nov 3, 2009 at 11:09 pm | 36 comments | 4180 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

Voters shoot down firefighters' Measure R 3-to-1

A proposal by Palo Alto's firefighters union to freeze staffing levels in the Fire Department went up in flames Tuesday after...

Original post made on Nov. 3, 2010
Last comment by 9ToF4, on Nov 5, 2010 at 6:18 pm | 76 comments | 4180 Views

AROUND TOWN

Reflective dome over hockey rink irks neighbors

The dome enclosing Sun Microsystems Chairman Scott McNealy's 7,000-square-foot hockey rink is reflecting too much sunlight,...

Original post made on Feb. 17, 2009
Last comment by GR, on Apr 28, 2009 at 9:02 pm | 23 comments | 4180 Views

AROUND TOWN

Facebook moves headquarters to Menlo Park

Facebook's plan to shift headquarters from Palo Alto to Menlo Park has possibly been the worst-kept secret of the past month....

Original post made on Feb. 8, 2011
Last comment by Viv, on Jan 11, 2012 at 12:55 pm | 23 comments | 4180 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

'Time of healing' needed in school district

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Original post made on Jun. 28, 2007
Last comment by Tired, on Jul 1, 2007 at 4:48 pm | 13 comments | 4179 Views
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