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SPORTS

Stanford athletic department reaches new heights

The Stanford Athletic Department may be accused of pouring it on in the race for the Learfield Sports Directors' Cup this...

Original post made on Jun. 24, 2010
Last comment by Chanh, on Jun 25, 2010 at 12:14 am | 2 comments | 2919 Views

AROUND TOWN

Davis narrowly misses Seattle police chief job

East Palo Alto police Chief Ronald Davis has narrowly missed being nominated for Seattle, Wash., chief of police, Seattle's...

Original post made on Jun. 24, 2010
Last comment by Hmmm, on Jun 25, 2010 at 12:07 am | 4 comments | 2299 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

What happened in City Hall Garage tonight?

Any one know what happened in the City Hall parking garage tonight? There were several police cars and multiple officers....

Original post made by resident on Jun. 24, 2010
There are no comments yet. 2410 Views

AROUND TOWN

Old sprinklers kept Menlo fire from spreading

An old but still effective sprinkler system prevented a major fire in downtown Menlo Park from causing even more extensive...

Original post made on Jun. 17, 2010
Last comment by anonymous, on Jun 24, 2010 at 9:20 pm | 12 comments | 3097 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Hurt dog, bad trail delayed Mountain View hikers

An injured dog's paw and overgrown trails kept two Mountain View residents from returning home on time from a hiking and...

Original post made on Jun. 23, 2010
Last comment by Bruce, on Jun 24, 2010 at 6:43 pm | 13 comments | 3623 Views

AROUND TOWN

School district expresses fears on Cubberley

Palo Alto school board members Wednesday expressed deep-seated fears about selling any portion of the dilapidated Cubberley...

Original post made on Jun. 17, 2010
Last comment by Observer, on Jun 24, 2010 at 3:58 pm | 48 comments | 4872 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

Firefighters' petition heads for November ballot

A proposal by Palo Alto's firefighters union to freeze the staffing levels at the Fire Department is bound for the November...

Original post made on Jun. 16, 2010
Last comment by Peter Carpenter, on Jun 24, 2010 at 1:46 pm | 102 comments | 4857 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Man robs Wells Fargo Bank at Sequoia Station

Police are searching for a man in his 20s who robbed a Wells Fargo bank at the Sequoia Station shopping center in Redwood...

Original post made on Jun. 24, 2010
Last comment by same guy robbing banks in the south bay?, on Jun 24, 2010 at 12:11 pm | 2 comments | 2486 Views

AROUND TOWN

Medvedev seeks help for Russia's 'Silicon Valley'

Russian President Dmitry Medvedev Wednesday sent his first tweet, met Steve Jobs, visited California Avenue in Palo Alto,...

Original post made on Jun. 24, 2010
Last comment by svatoid, on Jun 24, 2010 at 11:47 am | 2 comments | 2775 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

New attorney seeks bail for Bulos Zumot

The defense for Bulos Zumot, the Palo Alto hookah-shop owner charged with killing his girlfriend, Jennifer Schipsi, and setting...

Original post made on Jun. 23, 2010
Last comment by Domanica, on Jun 24, 2010 at 10:45 am | 9 comments | 5024 Views

AROUND TOWN

Medvedev wants his own 'Siliconovaya Dolina'

Russian President Dmitry Medvedev is touring Silicon Valley to see how its mix of technology, venture capital and innovation...

Original post made on Jun. 23, 2010
Last comment by jazzpr0, on Jun 23, 2010 at 7:13 pm | 4 comments | 2721 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

Palo Alto 'outsourcing' to help balance budget

The budget ax could fall with less force than feared in Palo Alto after city officials gradually restored 14 positions that...

Original post made on Jun. 22, 2010
Last comment by Long time resident, on Jun 23, 2010 at 6:19 pm | 3 comments | 2497 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Arjun Singh

One special teacher can make all the difference. In hindsight, at least, that's what happened to Palo Alto High School graduating...

Original post made on Jun. 11, 2010
Last comment by Paly 08 grad, on Jun 23, 2010 at 3:29 pm | 16 comments | 3152 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

Palo Alto could stop collecting traffic-stop data

The Palo Alto Police Department's tally of traffic stops, broken down by racial categories, has always raised more questions...

Original post made on Jun. 3, 2010
Last comment by Confused, on Jun 23, 2010 at 1:34 pm | 7 comments | 3158 Views

ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

Missing Mountain View couple found alive

A Mountain View couple reported missing Monday after failing to return from a camping trip in Los Padres National Forest...

Original post made on Jun. 22, 2010
Last comment by resident, on Jun 23, 2010 at 11:29 am | 13 comments | 2752 Views

ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

GO USA!!!!!!!!! soccer is NOT boring!!!

GO USA!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!! ...

Original post made by go USA on Jun. 23, 2010
Last comment by USA USA, on Jun 23, 2010 at 9:42 am | 1 comment | 2034 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Crash takes out fence, street sign, three vehicles

Police arrested a 23-year-old East Palo Alto man Sunday (June 20) after he drove his car in a wild ride in the Willows area...

Original post made on Jun. 22, 2010
Last comment by Ed, on Jun 22, 2010 at 11:16 pm | 1 comment | 2262 Views

AROUND TOWN

Twilight Concert

I noticed a relatively un-discussed topic of a potential canceling of the summer concert series due to budget. Is this decided?...

Original post made by David on May. 1, 2010
Last comment by Jill, on Jun 22, 2010 at 10:30 pm | 14 comments | 3881 Views

AROUND TOWN

Nicole Hemenway

Nicole Hemenway says she will miss the "snug and cozy" feel of Palo Alto, her hometown. Read the full story here http://www.PaloAltoOnline.com/news/show_story.php?id=17181...

Original post made on Jun. 11, 2010
Last comment by An old friend, on Jun 22, 2010 at 8:58 pm | 4 comments | 3524 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

Stanford nurses propose 'cooling off' period

Trying to avoid calling a strike against Stanford and Lucile Packard hospitals, officials for the nurses' union, the Committee...

Original post made on May. 28, 2010
Last comment by corre, on Jun 22, 2010 at 3:31 pm | 30 comments | 3551 Views
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