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CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Judge sets ground rules for Todd Burpee trial

Todd Burpee's interest in pornography could be brought up during Burpee's trial for allegedly beating, kidnapping and sexually...

Original post made on Apr. 30, 2009
Last comment by plato, on Oct 23, 2010 at 9:06 pm | 8 comments | 3226 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

Palo Alto seeks to reclaim bike-friendly reputation

Palo Alto, once a pioneer in bicycle programs and bike-friendly infrastructure, has fallen slightly behind cities such as...

Original post made on Oct. 2, 2010
Last comment by Eric Nordman, on Oct 23, 2010 at 7:52 pm | 22 comments | 3326 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Principals: High school stress-busting initiatives work

Initiatives to cut student stress at Gunn and Palo Alto high schools this fall are working well, according to principals...

Original post made on Oct. 22, 2010
Last comment by Mom, on Oct 23, 2010 at 7:00 pm | 13 comments | 2911 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Local prosecutor listed in 'misconduct' report

Lane Liroff, a Santa Clara County deputy district attorney from Palo Alto, is among six county prosecutors whom judges found...

Original post made on Oct. 20, 2010
Last comment by Jojo, on Oct 23, 2010 at 3:21 pm | 21 comments | 4518 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

Palo Alto Airport - Involuntary Servitude

I listened on last night at our Finance Committee on a deliberation of a speculative enterprise most business persons would...

Original post made by Bob Wenzlau on Oct. 20, 2010
Last comment by Doug, on Oct 23, 2010 at 12:22 pm | 45 comments | 4472 Views

HISTORIC PHOTOS

Palo Alto Co-op Market

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Original post made by Frank Bravo on Nov. 22, 2006
Last comment by R.Gordon, on Oct 23, 2010 at 12:12 pm | 3 comments | 10703 Views

ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

Ravenswood Health Center gets $1M federal grant

Ravenswood Family Health Center in East Palo Alto has been awarded a major three-year grant by the Health Resources and Services...

Original post made on Oct. 22, 2010
Last comment by Mr Fischer, on Oct 22, 2010 at 11:56 pm | 2 comments | 2161 Views

SPORTS

Paly volleyball suffers first loss after 26 wins

Thursday's prep roundup Senior Night could mean plenty, not only for the seniors but for the entire Palo Alto girls' volleyball...

Original post made on Oct. 22, 2010
Last comment by Good Job Girls, on Oct 22, 2010 at 8:59 pm | 3 comments | 2455 Views

AROUND TOWN

Around Town

TRANSITIONS ... Gary Baum's colorful six-year tenure as Palo Alto's city attorney will come to an end this month, when Baum...

Original post made on Oct. 22, 2010
Last comment by Resident, on Oct 22, 2010 at 7:10 pm | 1 comment | 2262 Views

ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

Three reports on Obama's Addison Avenue visit

These three press-pool reports -- two from inside the Addison Avenue home of Google executive Marissa Mayer and one as Obama...

Original post made on Oct. 22, 2010
Last comment by Millie, on Oct 22, 2010 at 3:18 pm | 15 comments | 3409 Views

AROUND TOWN

What's Up with the Democratic Mailers?

The recent mailers from the Democratic party are being stuffed in our mail boxes. They are funded by the party and are endorsing...

Original post made by political observer on Oct. 22, 2010
There are no comments yet. 1901 Views

SPORTS

The Pac-10, only better, in a newly designed package

The new conference approved football divisions that will split the California schools and adopted an equal revenue-sharing...

Original post made on Oct. 22, 2010
Last comment by anonymous, on Oct 22, 2010 at 1:50 pm | 2 comments | 2162 Views

AROUND TOWN

Obama's in Town!!

Not much talk about the Giants tonight, huh!!! Hang in there!! I gave up going to see President Obama arrive for dinner...

Original post made by Mayfield Child on Oct. 22, 2010
Last comment by anonymous, on Oct 22, 2010 at 11:44 am | 3 comments | 1563 Views

AROUND TOWN

What's the event today that will alter traffic?

CANS from PAPD: This is an informational message from the Palo Alto Police Department. Due to a special event this...

Original post made by Resident on Oct. 21, 2010
Last comment by Occasional Cyclist, on Oct 22, 2010 at 11:41 am | 6 comments | 1727 Views

ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

Applicants sought for open-space board vacancy

Applications are being accepted for the vacant Midpeninsula Regional Open Space District board position caused by the death...

Original post made on Oct. 22, 2010
Last comment by bikes2work, on Oct 22, 2010 at 9:52 am | 1 comment | 2233 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

Protestors greet Obama en route to Palo Alto

Protesting President Barack Obama's visit to Atherton, Dave Menche waves to moving traffic along Alameda de las Pulgas on...

Original post made on Oct. 22, 2010
Last comment by neighbor, on Oct 22, 2010 at 9:07 am | 1 comment | 2155 Views

AROUND TOWN

Obama visit updates from you

Help keep others in the community updated on President Obama's visit to Atherton and Palo Alto and the resulting traffic...

Original post made by Tyler Hanley on Oct. 21, 2010
Last comment by Resident, on Oct 22, 2010 at 8:27 am | 10 comments | 2522 Views

AROUND TOWN

'No parking' signs to greet President Obama in Palo Alto

Northern Palo Alto is flooded with "no parking" signs in preparation for tonight's scheduled fundraising visit by President...

Original post made on Oct. 21, 2010
Last comment by Online Name, on Oct 21, 2010 at 10:02 pm | 24 comments | 4537 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

Palo Alto to pay, honor 'retired' public works head

Palo Alto Public Works Director Glenn Roberts will receive $130,655 and a special City Council proclamation in exchange for...

Original post made on Oct. 19, 2010
Last comment by gossamerthread, on Oct 21, 2010 at 1:42 pm | 6 comments | 3534 Views

MOVIES

Global focus

The phrases "reduce your carbon footprint" and "live green" can seem so vague that it's hard to find them personally meaningful....

Original post made on Oct. 19, 2010
Last comment by Sherry, on Oct 21, 2010 at 10:48 am | 3 comments | 4610 Views
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