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AROUND TOWN

Residents weigh in on bike/pedestrian path across 101

When it comes to finding a place for an improved bike/pedestrian path that will cross U.S. Highway 101 in south Palo Alto,...

Original post made on Sep. 3, 2010
Last comment by Alan, on Sep 6, 2010 at 8:23 pm | 13 comments | 2750 Views

SPORTS

M-A 11-12-year-old all-stars go down fighting

Menlo-Atherton's mercurial all-star campaign came to an end on Friday, just as shortstop Arnaud Laprais was starting to get...

Original post made on Sep. 6, 2010
Last comment by serena brito, on Sep 6, 2010 at 6:22 pm | 1 comment | 2721 Views

AROUND TOWN

Reminder: Please Give What You Can to the Magical Bridge! Be Selfless.

Hi you all, I have recently joined the board of this project; please donate what you can! Palo Alto has over 30 playgrounds,...

Original post made by Daniel Mart on Sep. 6, 2010
Last comment by Daniel Mart, on Sep 6, 2010 at 5:31 pm | 3 comments | 1693 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Knife threat triggers barricade of empty house

Palo Alto police and other law-enforcement officers barricaded a house in the 500 block of Georgia Avenue just before 11...

Original post made on Aug. 15, 2010
Last comment by Concerned mother, on Sep 6, 2010 at 1:44 pm | 34 comments | 3949 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

wi-fi @schools - anyone concerned?

http://www.care2.com/causes/education/blog/wi-fi-making-students-sick-parents-demand-ontario-school-turn-it-off/ http://www.guardian.co.uk/science/2007/apr/24/schools.news htt...

Original post made by concerned parent on Sep. 4, 2010
Last comment by Walter_E_Wallis, on Sep 6, 2010 at 11:46 am | 9 comments | 2334 Views

AROUND TOWN

Housing Corp. observes 40th birthday today

An event to celebrate the 40th anniversary of the Palo Alto Housing Corporation and dedicate a new community room at one...

Original post made on Aug. 30, 2010
Last comment by re moved, on Sep 6, 2010 at 11:15 am | 4 comments | 2531 Views

AROUND TOWN

Mosque for Palo Alto?

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Original post made by Resident on Oct. 15, 2007
Last comment by Resident, on Sep 6, 2010 at 9:17 am | 24 comments | 5338 Views

ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

Three die in plane crash, including East Palo Alto steel firm founder Bob Borrmann

At least three people were killed, including one believed to be the founder of an East Palo Alto steel company, in a plane...

Original post made on Sep. 2, 2010
Last comment by daniel, on Sep 6, 2010 at 7:19 am | 16 comments | 2913 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Ten binge-drinking teens cited for intoxication

Ten teens were detained by Palo Alto police and cited for public drunkenness following a Saturday-night binge-drinking party...

Original post made on Aug. 31, 2010
Last comment by wow, on Sep 5, 2010 at 9:37 pm | 147 comments | 6824 Views

AROUND TOWN

Pedal power taxis in Palo Alto

What's the scoop on the free bicycle taxis in Palo Alto. They ask for a tip for the driver (?), but how much?...

Original post made by Resident on Sep. 5, 2010
There are no comments yet. 1868 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

Utilities Manager Communications

The recently adopted Palo Alto budget eliminated some General Fund staff positions. The Utilities Department is a different...

Original post made by Deep Throat on Sep. 2, 2010
Last comment by Walter_E_Wallis, on Sep 5, 2010 at 2:30 am | 6 comments | 1852 Views

AROUND TOWN

Mosque proposal gets revised in Palo Alto

A Muslim group seeking to build a mosque on San Antonio Road has revised its plans for the proposed building in South Palo...

Original post made on Sep. 1, 2010
Last comment by minerva052, on Sep 4, 2010 at 11:47 pm | 26 comments | 4633 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Palo Alto teen, Portola Valley boy missing

A 15-year-old Palo Alto girl and her 12-year-old Portola Valley boyfriend went missing Wednesday night or early Thursday...

Original post made on Apr. 9, 2010
Last comment by do something dumb, on Sep 4, 2010 at 10:16 pm | 21 comments | 3907 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Looking for girls 14U fastpitch players for Fallball

Our 14UsSoftball team needs a couple more players for Fall ball - its a super fun team and this Fall we're going to be coached...

Original post made by Casey on Sep. 4, 2010
There are no comments yet. 2148 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Mountain View examining site of fatal accident

Trees, swaying lightly in the cool breeze, line the sidewalk and median strip of California Street at its intersection with...

Original post made on Jul. 28, 2010
Last comment by Thom, on Sep 4, 2010 at 3:03 pm | 5 comments | 2982 Views

ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

Restoring Honor

Tomorrow 8/28 there will be more people on the capital mall that ever before in the history of the Republic. This ground...

Original post made by Bruce Matthew on Aug. 27, 2010
Last comment by Walter walter walter, on Sep 4, 2010 at 12:07 pm | 48 comments | 3307 Views

ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

Do you like to eat Genetically Modified Foods?

I find it amusing that anyone would eat a genetically modified food that can cause infertility, liver damage and even cancer....

Original post made by Alice on Sep. 3, 2010
Last comment by Walter_E_Wallis, on Sep 4, 2010 at 7:10 am | 7 comments | 2677 Views

AROUND TOWN

Off the wall

Painting with broad, bright strokes, muralist Erin Tajime Castelan is transforming a plain wall into a scene straight out...

Original post made on Sep. 4, 2010
Last comment by Deborah Fruchey, on Sep 4, 2010 at 12:24 am | 1 comment | 3067 Views

AROUND TOWN

Shop Talk

OAXACAN KITCHEN CLOSING ... The popular Mexican eatery near California Avenue in Palo Alto is calling it quits. It was a...

Original post made on Aug. 13, 2010
Last comment by great, on Sep 3, 2010 at 9:11 pm | 6 comments | 3711 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 | 3313 Views
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Best Of Palo Alto ballot is here

It's time to decide what local business is worthy of the title "Best Of Palo Alto" — and you get to decide! Cast your ballot online. Voting ends May 29th. Stay tuned for the results in the July 21st issue of the Palo Alto Weekly.

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