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CRIMES & INCIDENTS

two bicyclists hospitalized after being hit by cars in Palo Alto on Thursday

Mercury-News is reporting that two bicyclists were hit by cars on Thursday in separate indicidents. Both bicyclists were...

Original post made by commuter on Oct. 8, 2010
Last comment by Tyler Hanley, on Oct 8, 2010 at 12:40 pm | 1 comment | 2134 Views

ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

Judge nixes M-A plans for night football

A San Mateo County judge, in a preliminary injunction issued Tuesday (Oct. 5), agreed with a group of Atherton neighbors...

Original post made on Oct. 7, 2010
Last comment by peter got spanked, on Oct 8, 2010 at 11:30 am | 23 comments | 3466 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

Seniors at Stanford

Standford has some major projects on the table and this would be a good time to ask for public benefits, such as reduced...

Original post made by senior on Oct. 8, 2010
There are no comments yet. 2106 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Van Bragt pleads 'no contest' to murder charge

Herman "Tim" Van Bragt pleaded "no contest" today in Santa Clara County Superior Court in San Jose for the March 7, 2008,...

Original post made on May. 22, 2009
Last comment by IRS Tax Attorney, on Oct 8, 2010 at 7:58 am | 5 comments | 3143 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

'Superman' hits Woodside High School

Woodside High School is cast in an unflattering spotlight this week with the nation-wide opening of the documentary "Waiting...

Original post made on Sep. 28, 2010
Last comment by Parent, on Oct 8, 2010 at 7:55 am | 38 comments | 23501 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Two robbed in East Palo Alto Tuesday night

East Palo Alto police were left with few leads after a pair of men robbed two people in a residential neighborhood Tuesday...

Original post made on Oct. 8, 2010
Last comment by Cynthia, on Oct 8, 2010 at 12:30 am | 1 comment | 2053 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

Palo Alto, Menlo Park, Atherton sue rail authority

Palo Alto, Atherton and Menlo Park launched a fresh lawsuit Thursday against the California High-Speed Rail Authority, claiming...

Original post made on Oct. 5, 2010
Last comment by YayHSR, on Oct 7, 2010 at 9:06 pm | 6 comments | 3542 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Helicopters circling overhead!

I was on my way home tonight and noticed a black helicopter circling overhead several times. This was near the intersection...

Original post made by Just going home... on Oct. 6, 2010
Last comment by ummmm, on Oct 7, 2010 at 9:02 pm | 3 comments | 2686 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Bicyclist dies after being hit by car in Atherton

A 62-year-old bicyclist was struck by a car and killed while crossing a major thoroughfare in Atherton this morning (Thursday),...

Original post made on Sep. 30, 2010
Last comment by friend, on Oct 7, 2010 at 6:22 pm | 25 comments | 3755 Views

AROUND TOWN

Today's events (Sept. 28)

[http://philharmonia.org/sept10.html Robert Levin plays Mozart] Nicholas McGegan leads the Philharmonia Baroque Orchestra...

Original post made on Oct. 7, 2010
Last comment by Walker User, on Oct 7, 2010 at 4:34 pm | 1 comment | 2183 Views

AROUND TOWN

Blood donors may win bottle of wine

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Original post made on Dec. 18, 2007
Last comment by golda gluck, on Oct 7, 2010 at 2:11 pm | 3 comments | 4105 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

'Alternative high schools' used to be Palo Alto's solution to overstressed students

I've heard parents talk about how their kids "survived" Palo Alto's high schools. My own school years in Palo Alto during...

Original post made on Oct. 3, 2010
Last comment by Walter_E_Wallis, on Oct 7, 2010 at 1:37 pm | 24 comments | 5842 Views

AROUND TOWN

Moonlight Run breaks attendance records

The 26th annual Palo Alto Weekly Moonlight Run and Walk drew nearly 4,000 participants to the Baylands Friday evening (Sept....

Original post made on Sep. 27, 2010
Last comment by Ron Wolf, on Oct 7, 2010 at 11:13 am | 8 comments | 2285 Views

AROUND TOWN

Neighbors want Facebook to be better friend

A fleet of sleek, black buses designed to cut down on the amount of traffic generated by Facebook's 1,000 employees in the...

Original post made on Jul. 19, 2010
Last comment by Rick, on Oct 7, 2010 at 10:40 am | 169 comments | 10960 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

Arastradero striping opinions sought

From the Gunn newsletter: The City of Palo Alto is doing research on what people think of the new Arastradero Corridor...

Original post made by Anonymous on Oct. 7, 2010
There are no comments yet. 2142 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Palo Alto cop identified in 2009 DUI arrest

A Palo Alto police officer has been identified in a 2009 arrest for driving under the influence after he rolled his SUV on...

Original post made on Oct. 1, 2010
Last comment by bru, on Oct 7, 2010 at 12:12 am | 92 comments | 9850 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

Victor Frost charges to be swapped for new ones

Palo Alto panhandler Victor Frost will face new charges in the city's continuing case against him for allegedly flouting...

Original post made on Oct. 5, 2010
Last comment by John Burgess, on Oct 6, 2010 at 11:27 pm | 23 comments | 2864 Views

AROUND TOWN

Japan Tsuchiura Festival to be held Sunday

Origami, kimonos, anime, bonsai, sudoku and all-things Japanese will be celebrated Sunday, when Palo Alto holds a festival...

Original post made on Oct. 6, 2010
Last comment by sounds fun, on Oct 6, 2010 at 8:45 pm | 1 comment | 2918 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

Directing 'Donuts'

Standing tall, ready to address an expectant crowd, Leslie Martinson looks a bit like the captain of a ship about to sail....

Original post made on Oct. 6, 2010
There are no comments yet. 3138 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Palo Alto students buck trends on commuting

As Palo Alto schools marked "Walk & Roll Day" celebrating human-powered transportation, parent volunteers say Palo Alto students...

Original post made on Oct. 6, 2010
Last comment by Seriously?, on Oct 6, 2010 at 5:12 pm | 10 comments | 2294 Views
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