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Community Notebook: Chan Zuckerberg Initiative accepting local grant proposals

The Chan Zuckerberg Initiative is looking to fund a new round of local nonprofits that help vulnerable people and families...

Original post made on Aug. 22, 2018
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did global "Superfish" spyware scandal originate in Palo Alto?

The Mercury-News reports on Palo Alto startup "Superfish":

Original post made by user on Feb. 23, 2015
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Resident: Atherton building department negligent

In the midst of a legal battle with her building contractor, Kimberly Sweidy is also taking on the town of Atherton's building...

Original post made on May. 16, 2016
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Gypsy Scam Again?

I am posting on your website because it has an ongoing discussion about what I have seen 3 times now in the East Bay-Walnut...

Original post made by Eileen on Jul. 31, 2014
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rash of bicycle thefts in Palo Alto??

Mercury-News says 10 bicycles were stolen in Palo Alto on Monday alone. Is this part of some crime spree? PALO ALTO 1100...

Original post made by Sarah on Jul. 21, 2009
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Hundreds celebrate Palo Alto Black & White Ball

Hundreds of well-dressed revelers donned masks, danced, noshed and socialized at the Palo Alto Black & White Ball Saturday...

Original post made on Oct. 4, 2010
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Exacting Smelly Revenge on a Package Thief

Great idea! From SFGate: "After installing cameras around their property, one resident devised a crafty, though smelly,...

Original post made by love it! on Aug. 1, 2016
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Looking for witness to car accident - Safeway truck hit a small car

I was involved in a car accident on Wednesday, November 28 at about 11:20 am on Embarcadero near Middlefield. My car stops...

Original post made by jenny on Dec. 10, 2012
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One or more shots fired at person on Abelia Way in East Palo Alto

A gunfire detector recorded three to four shots fired late Monday in East Palo Alto with at least one meant to hit a person,...

Original post made on Apr. 14, 2015
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Police cars racing down Channing last night (6/22)

Does anyone know what was going on last night about 9PM. About 5-6 police cars came screaming down Channing Avenue around...

Original post made by Wondering on Jun. 23, 2009
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Tennis and tutoring, anyone?

Hidden from view beneath the bleachers of Stanford University's Taube Tennis Center is a cavernous, oddly shaped space, which,...

Original post made on May. 25, 2013
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Any news on fire at Foothill College?

My son lives next to Foothill College and said an arsonist set multiple fires up there this afternoon. I see nothing online...

Original post made by jrusoff on Jul. 30, 2022
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Stanford to provide more help for grad students


Original post made on Dec. 3, 2007
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Two to stand trial in EPA shooting death

Evidence shows two East Palo Alto young men engaged in a "mutual gun battle" during a December street brawl that left one...

Original post made on Nov. 25, 2008
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Palo Alto airport plane crash today

CBS radio is reporting that a small plane crashed near the Palo Alto airport this morning. No injuries....

Original post made by Steve on Aug. 23, 2011
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CHP officers hunt for asphalt-throwing assailant

Authorities are looking for the person who threw a chunk of asphalt onto a California Highway Patrol car in Mountain View...

Original post made on Dec. 17, 2009
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Letters to the editor

<B>Loss of diversity Read the full story here

Original post made on May. 18, 2016
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Man on roof allegedly tries to break home's skylight, arrested for attempted residential burglary

The sound of banging on the roof of a home in Palo Alto's Fairmeadow neighborhood led to the arrest of a man on suspicion...

Original post made on Sep. 1, 2022
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East Palo Alto sends message to shooters: 'We're not going to tolerate this'

East Palo Alto police, city officials and faith leaders vowed on Wednesday, in the aftermath of a deadly shooting the night...

Original post made on May. 19, 2022
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Menlo sweeps boys-girls basketball DH from Gators

The Menlo School boys basketball team had enough. The Knights lost three times to Sacred Heart Prep last year, including...

Original post made on Mar. 27, 2017
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