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SCHOOLS & KIDS

For homeless kids, distance learning is even harder

The living situations for a small number of homeless students in Palo Alto Unified bring to light deep inequities at play...

Original post made on Sep. 18, 2020
Last comment by Mark, on Sep 24, 2020 at 1:38 pm | 28 comments | 15595 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

To combat teens' sleep deprivation, California schools must start their days later

In anticipation of a new state law requiring later start times, many local school districts have already made the shift....

Original post made on Aug. 12, 2022
Last comment by Horst Dietrich, on Aug 16, 2022 at 2:33 pm | 28 comments | 9078 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Water district bans purchase of bottled water

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Original post made on Sep. 26, 2007
Last comment by Toblerone, on Oct 16, 2013 at 11:40 am | 28 comments | 11183 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Five cited in Palo Alto liquor sting

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Original post made on Nov. 28, 2007
Last comment by Needs-Facts, on Dec 1, 2007 at 7:17 pm | 28 comments | 8849 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Children's Theater Defense Fund formed

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Original post made on Feb. 27, 2008
Last comment by fireman, on Mar 3, 2008 at 9:38 am | 28 comments | 6570 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

PA police ask suspected killer to turn himself in

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Original post made on Aug. 1, 2008
Last comment by C me around, on Aug 4, 2008 at 9:42 pm | 28 comments | 4709 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Curtis to return to Children's Theatre Friday

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Original post made on Aug. 26, 2008
Last comment by Dean, on Sep 1, 2008 at 12:08 pm | 28 comments | 6020 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Palo Alto students discuss racial profiling

For Palo Alto students, teachers and youth leaders who participated in the march against racial profiling on Nov. 9, the...

Original post made on Nov. 20, 2008
Last comment by Soul Brother, on Mar 28, 2013 at 9:13 pm | 28 comments | 4566 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Two EPA gang members arrested by police team

Two members of the Taliban street gang were arrested this week by a newly formed street crimes unit composed of East Palo...

Original post made on Dec. 18, 2008
Last comment by jesika, on Mar 8, 2009 at 5:59 pm | 28 comments | 4721 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

No parole for Chowchilla school-bus kidnapper

A state Board of Parole Hearings panel Monday night once again denied parole for one of three men -- all from wealthy families...

Original post made on Jan. 6, 2009
Last comment by David, on Dec 21, 2010 at 5:35 pm | 28 comments | 9567 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Palo Alto woman finds burglar in walk-in closet

A Palo Alto woman discovered a burglar hiding in her walk-in closet at 9:30 p.m. Wednesday night, about 15 minutes after...

Original post made on Feb. 12, 2009
Last comment by resident, on Feb 13, 2009 at 8:12 pm | 28 comments | 4120 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Assault victim completes her emotional testimony

At times weeping into the arms of a court support person, "Jane Doe," the 18-year-old former Gunn High School student who...

Original post made on May. 11, 2009
Last comment by Outside Observer, on May 14, 2009 at 8:32 pm | 28 comments | 5304 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Judge upholds Palo Alto sit-lie law

Palo Alto panhandler Victor Frost must stand trial for violating the city's sit-lie ordinance, Santa Clara County Superior...

Original post made on Mar. 3, 2010
Last comment by A. Carter, on Jul 23, 2010 at 3:00 pm | 28 comments | 6738 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

East Palo Alto shooting victim identified

A man fatally shot in East Palo Alto Wednesday night has been identified as 20-year-old Gabriel Arreguin, a police captain...

Original post made on Apr. 29, 2010
Last comment by concerned about our city, on May 23, 2013 at 1:54 pm | 28 comments | 7208 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Driver killed in crash on Page Mill Road

The California Highway Patrol is investigating a fatal crash in unincorporated San Mateo County that occurred early this...

Original post made on Aug. 12, 2010
Last comment by Joseph Tourino, on Aug 25, 2010 at 4:29 pm | 28 comments | 6442 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Nearly 30 auto burglaries hit Palo Alto in 12 days

Nearly 30 automobiles have been broken into in Palo Alto since Aug. 16, prompting the Palo Alto Police Department to warn...

Original post made on Aug. 30, 2010
Last comment by JustMe, on Sep 3, 2010 at 5:23 pm | 28 comments | 4867 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

East Palo Alto plane crash: one year later

This Thursday (Feb. 17) will be the first anniversary of the twin-engine Cessna 310R plane crash that knocked out power to...

Original post made on Feb. 10, 2011
Last comment by Peter Carpenter, on Feb 24, 2011 at 11:42 pm | 28 comments | 7025 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Congressional candidate Carol Brouillet arrested

Congressional candidate Carol Brouillet was arrested Saturday, June 2, after failing to show up for a court appearance, which...

Original post made on Jun. 5, 2012
Last comment by Hmmm, on Jun 13, 2012 at 2:59 pm | 28 comments | 8235 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Three-city gun buyback to be held Feb. 23

A group of Silicon Valley residents is sponsoring a gun-buyback event for Palo Alto, Menlo Park and East Palo Alto on Saturday,...

Original post made on Feb. 3, 2013
Last comment by FollowUpInfo, on Feb 15, 2013 at 2:53 pm | 28 comments | 9267 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Building eyed for busy Palo Alto intersection

A vacant Palo Alto parking lot on the prominent intersection of El Camino Real and Page Mill Road would make way for a four-story...

Original post made on Feb. 7, 2013
Last comment by Nancy, on Feb 20, 2013 at 11:49 pm | 28 comments | 8934 Views
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