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AROUND TOWN

Palo Alto's push for more housing spreads to San Antonio

Facing a shortage of housing proposals, Palo Alto is now considering a move that would have been virtually unthinkable just...

Original post made on Sep. 11, 2019
Last comment by Resident, on Oct 16, 2019 at 7:19 am | 29 comments | 8432 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

Lawsuit questions procedures for dying patients

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Original post made on Jan. 11, 2008
Last comment by nate, on Mar 20, 2010 at 10:04 am | 24 comments | 8431 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

Residents demand tunnels for high-speed trains

Anger, confusion and frustration over California's proposed high-speed rail system dominated a tense informational meeting...

Original post made on Feb. 27, 2009
Last comment by No Blasting, on Oct 28, 2013 at 10:40 pm | 66 comments | 8431 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Beating the flu bug

It was a terrifying way to start the new year. Feeling wiped out and congested, Menlo Park resident Candace Peterson took...

Original post made on Feb. 8, 2013
Last comment by Wife of M.D., on Feb 9, 2013 at 10:08 pm | 6 comments | 8431 Views

ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

Israeli Spies on U.S. soil prior to 9/11

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Original post made by Jag Singh on Feb. 10, 2007
Last comment by Boaz, on Feb 12, 2007 at 11:06 am | 26 comments | 8431 Views

AROUND TOWN

Stanford panel lays out drought-survival strategies

As the state's drought deepens, Stanford University's water conservation efforts and strategies for expanding water resources...

Original post made on Feb. 27, 2014
Last comment by resient 1, on Mar 12, 2014 at 7:47 pm | 4 comments | 8431 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

Forty-one Palo Alto teachers get tenure

Forty-one teachers representing most of Palo Alto's public school campuses will gather tonight for a yearly event known as...

Original post made on Apr. 5, 2011
Last comment by Joe, on May 23, 2011 at 3:42 pm | 40 comments | 8430 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

Over the past year, Stanford and Santa Clara County clashed over numerous issues. Here are three key points of contention.

Stanford University and the county of Santa Clara took fundamentally opposing viewpoints on a few key development issues,...

Original post made on Nov. 8, 2019
Last comment by Anon, on Nov 13, 2019 at 12:34 pm | 8 comments | 8430 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Competing news racks found in Mercury News Dumpster

At least 31 newspaper distribution racks were discovered behind the San Jose Mercury News headquarters Wednesday, and many,...

Original post made on Aug. 2, 2012
Last comment by Mercurial, on Aug 6, 2012 at 9:24 am | 13 comments | 8430 Views

SPORTS

Girls' 2007 Fall All-League Teams

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Original post made on Dec. 11, 2007
Last comment by Nunca, on Oct 3, 2008 at 7:29 pm | 51 comments | 8430 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

Caltrain schedule changes on the way

Caltrain will be changing its train schedule starting early next month to cope with the growing numbers of riders bogging...

Original post made on Mar. 27, 2016
Last comment by Genady Okrain, on Apr 2, 2016 at 6:47 am | 13 comments | 8429 Views

SPORTS

Palo Alto's Davante Adams completes a football circle

When Tony Kelly became a receivers coach for the Palo Alto High School football team in 2010, Davante Adams was known more...

Original post made on Jun. 29, 2016
Last comment by Midtown Mom, on Jun 29, 2016 at 8:17 pm | 4 comments | 8428 Views

AROUND TOWN

Three Stanford students die in Highway 1 crash

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Original post made on Oct. 12, 2008
Last comment by Lauren Harris, on Oct 15, 2008 at 5:45 am | 19 comments | 8427 Views

BOOKS

Paly grad and NFL star Davante Adams visits East Palo Alto to promote fitness

Davante Adams, now a superstar NFL receiver with the Green Bay Packers, grew up in East Palo Alto and starred at Palo Alto...

Original post made on Jun. 30, 2021
Last comment by John B. Sails, on Jul 4, 2021 at 6:45 am | 2 comments | 8427 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Mandarin-immersion grant saves PA district $$

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Original post made on Jun. 25, 2008
Last comment by OhlonePar, on Jul 10, 2008 at 12:07 pm | 129 comments | 8426 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

Salary hikes approved for Palo Alto council members

In the latest sign of the city's growing economic fortunes, the Palo Alto City Council agreed on Tuesday night to raise the...

Original post made on Jan. 21, 2015
Last comment by CrescentParkAnon., on Jan 22, 2015 at 10:23 pm | 22 comments | 8424 Views

AROUND TOWN

Midpeninsula events, safety tips for the upcoming solar eclipse

The Midpeninsula is getting ready for Monday’s solar eclipse that will be visible from the continental U.S. for the first...

Original post made on Aug. 16, 2017
Last comment by musical, on Aug 17, 2017 at 2:50 pm | 4 comments | 8424 Views

AROUND TOWN

Around Town: Celebrities inspire local company, students with inspirational messages over Zoom, Instagram

In the latest Around Town column, news about celebrities surprising locals with motivational messages through online portals...

Original post made on Apr. 26, 2020
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RESTAURANTS

Busted sprinkler head leaves Old Pro sports bar with significant water damage

A busted sprinkler head at Old Pro sports bar in downtown Palo Alto gushed out enough water to force out customers and employees...

Original post made on Apr. 23, 2019
Last comment by Bill, on Apr 25, 2019 at 3:23 pm | 7 comments | 8423 Views

SPORTS

BOYS' 2007 Fall All-League Teams

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Original post made on Dec. 14, 2007
Last comment by Sydney White, on Apr 23, 2008 at 2:48 pm | 2 comments | 8422 Views
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