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CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Carjacking at Lytton Plaza lands suspect in jail

A woman waiting for her husband to chat with band members at Lytton Plaza in downtown Palo Alto about 4 a.m. Sunday had her...

Original post made on Oct. 10, 2010
Last comment by Carlitos Waysm, on Oct 14, 2010 at 12:20 am | 23 comments | 2983 Views

AROUND TOWN

Palo Alto murder-arson case set for November trial

The trial for Bulos Zumot, the hookah-shop owner charged with killing his girlfriend and setting their rental cottage on...

Original post made on Oct. 8, 2010
Last comment by Domanica, on Oct 13, 2010 at 11:25 pm | 7 comments | 2631 Views

ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

Weekly to tweet Tim Geithner talk today

The Palo Alto Weekly and Palo Alto Online will tweet U.S. Treasury Secretary Timothy Geithner's Palo Alto talk live today,...

Original post made on Oct. 13, 2010
Last comment by Jocelyn Dong, on Oct 13, 2010 at 5:21 pm | 8 comments | 2272 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Shell station on Embarcadero robbed at gunpoint

The Shell gas station on Embarcadero Road off Highway 101 in Palo Alto was robbed at gunpoint early this morning, Palo Alto...

Original post made on Oct. 6, 2010
Last comment by Resident, on Oct 13, 2010 at 12:27 pm | 15 comments | 2609 Views

ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

Federal working group formed on high-speed rail

A high-level federal working group that will meet weekly to discuss California's high-speed rail project has been created...

Original post made on Oct. 12, 2010
Last comment by Caltrain, not HSR, for the Peninsula, on Oct 13, 2010 at 10:09 am | 4 comments | 2806 Views

AROUND TOWN

Dalai Lama coming to Stanford, EPA next week

The Dalai Lama will visit with East Palo Alto eighth-graders and Stanford professors among multiple appearances in the Bay...

Original post made on Oct. 9, 2010
Last comment by Sean, on Oct 13, 2010 at 7:38 am | 11 comments | 2724 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Superman? What we really need is more Clark Kents

"Waiting for Superman," the new documentary that dramatizes the sad state of American education, tells a central truth: Too...

Original post made on Oct. 9, 2010
Last comment by parent, on Oct 12, 2010 at 8:34 pm | 18 comments | 4773 Views

AROUND TOWN

Dalai Lama's visit with students to be televised

The Dalai Lama's visit with East Palo Alto eighth graders Wednesday afternoon (Oct. 13) will be televised live worldwide...

Original post made on Oct. 12, 2010
Last comment by Paul Losch, on Oct 12, 2010 at 5:57 pm | 1 comment | 2878 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Bicyclist hit by car on University Avenue

A bicyclist was taken to the hospital Thursday afternoon after being hit by a car on University Avenue in Palo Alto, Palo...

Original post made on Oct. 8, 2010
Last comment by wk216, on Oct 12, 2010 at 5:35 pm | 16 comments | 2571 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

Palo Alto to update its bicycle strategies

Palo Alto will host a special presentation tonight (Thursday) to detail the city's efforts to promote bicycle riding and...

Original post made on Sep. 30, 2010
Last comment by Cedric de La Beaujardiere, on Oct 12, 2010 at 3:44 pm | 18 comments | 3215 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

Palo Alto won't limit housing sizes in the foothills

Faced with ferocious neighborhood opposition, Palo Alto officials decided Monday to scrap a proposal to limit housing sizes...

Original post made on Oct. 5, 2010
Last comment by Nora Charles, on Oct 12, 2010 at 1:47 am | 27 comments | 3326 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

Report: Palo Alto Airport could be profitable

Palo Alto's long and heated debate over the future of Palo Alto Airport will resume later this month, when a City Council...

Original post made on Oct. 4, 2010
Last comment by Anon., on Oct 11, 2010 at 9:54 pm | 31 comments | 11150 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

Voters to face college parcel tax in November

Area voters will face another parcel tax on their ballot this November, this time to provide funds for the hard-pressed Foothill-De...

Original post made on Aug. 3, 2010
Last comment by Foothillmember, on Oct 11, 2010 at 8:13 pm | 13 comments | 2501 Views

SPORTS

Stanford gets a kick out of beating the Trojans

There wasn't much separating Stanford and a second straight loss. Fifth-year senior place kicker Nate Whitaker was four seconds...

Original post made on Oct. 10, 2010
Last comment by Voter, on Oct 11, 2010 at 3:12 pm | 3 comments | 2794 Views

SPORTS

Stanford women's volleyball upset by UCLA

==BI Saturday's Stanford wrap == Alix Klineman recorded 27 kills and 20 digs but the top-ranked Stanford women's volleyball...

Original post made on Oct. 11, 2010
Last comment by John R. Grout, on Oct 11, 2010 at 2:58 pm | 1 comment | 2846 Views

AROUND TOWN

Veterinary innovations

Local animal doctors are using evolving techniques and technologies to care for their patients. ==B Photos by Veronica Weber/Palo...

Original post made on Oct. 9, 2010
Last comment by Jocelyn Dong, on Oct 11, 2010 at 2:52 pm | 3 comments | 4574 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Police investigate new burglary in old Palo Alto

Palo Alto police are investigating another burglary of an occupied home in old Palo Alto, the third following a similar pattern,...

Original post made on Oct. 10, 2010
Last comment by Shocked!, on Oct 11, 2010 at 2:01 pm | 5 comments | 2425 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Are AP's really necessary?

My child will attend high school soon. How many APs do students take? I understand they can only take them in Junior/Senior...

Original post made by Parent on Oct. 6, 2010
Last comment by Play the Game, on Oct 11, 2010 at 1:48 pm | 20 comments | 4157 Views

SPORTS

Stanford reportedly may be cutting some sports

The Stanford University athletic department is projecting a $5 million loss in revenue over the next three years and is considering...

Original post made on Jan. 21, 2009
Last comment by Jamie Ranae`, on Oct 11, 2010 at 12:38 pm | 5 comments | 3023 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Activity for kids at Gunn field yesterday (Sunday)?

When we were riding past the fields at Gunn on our way to the bicycle event Sunday afternoon, we saw the playing field full...

Original post made by parent on Oct. 11, 2010
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