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CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Recendes admits sex assault of woman, 94

Roberto Recendes has pleaded guilty to the 2002 rape and beating of a 94-year-old woman at Palo Alto Commons, according to...

Original post made on Oct. 18, 2010
Last comment by Outside Observer, on Oct 18, 2010 at 9:21 pm | 6 comments | 2558 Views

AROUND TOWN

Dalai Lama talks about spirituality, science

Tenzin Gyatso, better known as the 14th Dalai Lama and an internationally recognized religious scholar, took the stage at...

Original post made on Oct. 14, 2010
Last comment by MARLENE, on Oct 18, 2010 at 6:18 pm | 3 comments | 3258 Views

ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

Schwarzenegger vetoes rail 'accountability' stick

With a stroke of his line-veto pen, Gov. Arnold Schwarzenegger Monday killed a budget provision that would have forced the...

Original post made on Oct. 13, 2010
Last comment by Requirements for HSR, on Oct 18, 2010 at 4:50 pm | 14 comments | 4196 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

Emergency prep is a do-it-yourself challenge

The public face of disaster preparation might be police, fire and city officials, but Palo Alto officials have said many...

Original post made on Oct. 16, 2010
Last comment by apbinfo, on Oct 18, 2010 at 11:20 am | 4 comments | 2904 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Los Altos man arrested for lewd acts upon a child

A Los Altos man suspected of committing lewd acts upon a child under the age of 14 is being held on $1 million bail at Santa...

Original post made on Oct. 18, 2010
Last comment by Cynthia, on Oct 18, 2010 at 10:16 am | 1 comment | 2705 Views

AROUND TOWN

Clinics ready annual flu vaccines

With flu season approaching, local clinics and pharmacies are gearing up to offer flu vaccines to the public. Read the...

Original post made on Oct. 16, 2010
Last comment by Ed, on Oct 17, 2010 at 10:36 pm | 4 comments | 2240 Views

ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

Why Re-Elect Anna Eshoo?

In the 14th District congressional race, most people will probably cast their vote for incumbent Congresswoman Anna Eshoo...

Original post made by Rick Romanko on Oct. 17, 2010
There are no comments yet. 2286 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

Latest PAFD Measure R mailing

The latest PA Fire Department mailing over the signature of Ass't. Chief James McLaughlin is downright insulting and full...

Original post made by Kate on Oct. 11, 2010
Last comment by jd, on Oct 17, 2010 at 8:53 pm | 9 comments | 2112 Views

AROUND TOWN

47 Bay Area residents fail to Spare the Air

The Bay Area Air Quality Management District recorded 47 potential violations of the regional no-burn restriction on Christmas...

Original post made on Dec. 29, 2009
Last comment by momdoc, on Oct 17, 2010 at 4:54 pm | 44 comments | 3798 Views

AROUND TOWN

Actor Harrison Ford pays a visit to Palo Alto

There was no bullwhip and no rakish fedora when Hollywood icon Harrison Ford came to Palo Alto Friday. Instead the actor...

Original post made on Oct. 17, 2010
Last comment by Sueppr, on Oct 17, 2010 at 11:57 am | 1 comment | 3396 Views

AROUND TOWN

Founder of Peninsula Day Care Center dies

Mary Jo Shaw, co-founder and longtime owner of the Peninsula Day Care Center on San Antonio Road, died earlier this month...

Original post made on Oct. 17, 2010
Last comment by Kathy Wilson, on Oct 17, 2010 at 9:25 am | 1 comment | 2634 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Three arrested in string of Menlo Park burglaries

After weeks of dogged investigation, Menlo Park police have nabbed three men they think are behind the recent rash of home...

Original post made on Oct. 9, 2010
Last comment by bob, on Oct 16, 2010 at 6:46 pm | 5 comments | 2617 Views

AROUND TOWN

Dangerous People....

These people are very dangerous on the road. The drivers or the kind of drivers this business is hiring are careless drivers....

Original post made by Ina on Oct. 14, 2010
Last comment by Jesusa, on Oct 16, 2010 at 10:06 am | 1 comment | 2093 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

Swiss put their HSR in BIG tunnels

To all those out-of-town commentators going on and on about how we need HSR to bring us into the 21st century, that we need...

Original post made by why can\'t we on Oct. 15, 2010
Last comment by Resident, on Oct 16, 2010 at 8:50 am | 2 comments | 2176 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Fifth indecent exposure reported in Palo Alto

Another case of indecent exposure -- the fifth since Sept. 21 -- has been reported in Palo Alto. A man walked up to four...

Original post made on Oct. 14, 2010
Last comment by So What?, on Oct 16, 2010 at 8:29 am | 7 comments | 2755 Views

ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

No on Prop 23: a polluting, job-killing, economy-squashing attack by Texa$ Oil

Over 106 years, 703 High Street’s businesses have gone from welding wagon wheels, to selling gas-powered automobiles, to...

Original post made by Lisa Van Dusen on Oct. 11, 2010
Last comment by Walter_E_Wallis, on Oct 15, 2010 at 9:56 pm | 29 comments | 2475 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Dalai Lama tells students to live from their hearts

The Dalai Lama told 400 East Palo Alto students Wednesday that responsibility for the 21st century rests on their shoulders...

Original post made on Oct. 14, 2010
Last comment by Sharon, on Oct 15, 2010 at 8:45 pm | 6 comments | 3550 Views

MOVIES

Building the 'network'

From the campus of Harvard to the campus of Facebook, Mark Zuckerberg has taken a wild ride. But for the co-founder and CEO...

Original post made on Oct. 3, 2010
Last comment by Fan, on Oct 15, 2010 at 6:49 pm | 5 comments | 4865 Views

ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

Palo Alto Chamber celebrates its past, future

The Palo Alto Chamber of Commerce will celebrate its 100-year history and take stock of its future at the headquarters of...

Original post made on Oct. 15, 2010
Last comment by Maura McNulty, on Oct 15, 2010 at 4:02 pm | 2 comments | 2393 Views

AROUND TOWN

Halloween

Hi. Is anyone doing something really cool for their Palo Alto neighborhood this year for Halloween? I'm interested in writing...

Original post made by Sue Dremann on Oct. 15, 2010
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