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Crackdown nets fewer drunk drivers this year

DUI arrests in Santa Clara County are down from this time last year, according to the sheriff's office. On Sunday night,...

Original post made on Jul. 5, 2010
Last comment by just say no, on Jul 6, 2010 at 3:32 pm | 8 comments | 2496 Views

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A spiritual movement

On a sweltering Saturday in early June, an eclectic group of dancers gathered in a mirrored room at Palo Alto's Cubberley...

Original post made on Jul. 5, 2010
Last comment by Diane Nikfar, on Jul 5, 2010 at 8:14 pm | 1 comment | 2866 Views

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Middle-aged man robs Menlo Park bank

A man estimated to be about 40 to 50 years old with gray hair robbed the Bank of the West branch at 900 Santa Cruz Ave....

Original post made on Jul. 6, 2010
Last comment by middle aged white guy, on Jul 7, 2010 at 9:06 pm | 7 comments | 2638 Views

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An Independence Day with flavor

Hundreds of eager chili eaters were on hand for the 29th annual Summer Festival and Chili Cook-off Sunday at Mitchell Park...

Original post made on Jul. 6, 2010
Last comment by JF, on Jul 7, 2010 at 10:39 am | 8 comments | 2209 Views

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East Palo Alto to host gun buyback Saturday

The East Palo Alto Police Department, along with Mayor David Woods, will host its second annual gun buyback on Saturday. Read...

Original post made on Jul. 7, 2010
Last comment by Hmmm, on Jul 10, 2011 at 2:55 pm | 6 comments | 2554 Views

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Night 'safety' work planned at Caltrain crossings

Eight Caltrain crossings in Palo Alto, Mountain View and Sunnyvale will get "safety" upgrades within the next year, the Santa...

Original post made on Jul. 7, 2010
Last comment by Norm, on Jul 15, 2010 at 5:37 pm | 17 comments | 3191 Views

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Eshoo visits Avenidas to talk health care

Congresswoman Anna Eshoo (center) answers questions from constituents about health care reform while Avenidas CEO Lisa Hendrickson...

Original post made on Jul. 8, 2010
Last comment by what a mess, on Jul 8, 2010 at 6:07 pm | 3 comments | 2575 Views

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Three local men named to California Hall of Fame

Three local residents are among 14 Californians chosen as this year's inductees into the California Hall of Fame. Woodside...

Original post made on Jul. 8, 2010
Last comment by Moi, on Jul 8, 2010 at 7:40 pm | 1 comment | 2847 Views

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Vice President Joe Biden visits Atherton

Vice President Joe Biden was the guest of honor Thursday afternoon at a fundraiser in Atherton for California Sen. Barbara...

Original post made on Jul. 9, 2010
Last comment by bj, on Jul 12, 2010 at 8:54 am | 3 comments | 2696 Views

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Palo Alto car-charging station leads new program

California's first electric-car charging station under a new national program was unveiled Thursday afternoon at the Electric...

Original post made on Jul. 9, 2010
Last comment by Me Too, on Jul 10, 2010 at 9:21 am | 6 comments | 3157 Views

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Parenting the Internet generation

As parents and experts come to terms with plugged-in kids, they are trying to figure out how to rear the Internet generation...

Original post made on Jul. 9, 2010
Last comment by Blake, on Feb 7, 2011 at 9:12 am | 11 comments | 4575 Views

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Hua Kuang Chinese Reading Room hosts fair

The Hua Kuang Chinese Reading Room in Palo Alto's Cubberley Community Center is holding a fair Saturday to raise money for...

Original post made on Jul. 10, 2010
Last comment by A Palo Alto parent, on Jul 11, 2010 at 12:36 pm | 2 comments | 3133 Views

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Delight Lighting store goes dark

Delight Lighting, Inc., once proud to be the only store on its block, is boxing up to head elsewhere. Delight was the one...

Original post made on Jul. 12, 2010
Last comment by Info, on Dec 2, 2014 at 1:03 pm | 12 comments | 5479 Views

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Stanford grad student dies in Yosemite fall

Stanford student and climbing enthusiast Chris Chan died Friday afternoon after falling from Yosemite's north face of Elkhorn...

Original post made on Jul. 12, 2010
Last comment by aznnico, on Feb 22, 2014 at 4:15 am | 78 comments | 15449 Views

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Japanese roots

College Terrace couple recreates traditional garden with help from former Hakone curator Read the full story here http://www.PaloAltoOnline.com/news/show_story.php?id=17545...

Original post made on Jul. 13, 2010
Last comment by Daxin, on Jul 20, 2010 at 12:47 am | 6 comments | 2455 Views

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Three EPRI scientists on climate-change panel

Three scientists from the Palo Alto-based Electric Power Research Institute (EPRI) have been chosen to be lead authors on...

Original post made on Jul. 13, 2010
Last comment by Michael Ruescher, on Jul 19, 2010 at 6:03 pm | 41 comments | 3793 Views

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Menlo mayor: June 10 rail tour was a meeting

After coming under fire over a likely violation of the state's open meeting law, Menlo Park Mayor Rich Cline said this week...

Original post made on Jul. 15, 2010
Last comment by CJ, on Jul 17, 2010 at 9:44 am | 5 comments | 1235 Views

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HP to shift Cupertino operations to Palo Alto

HP plans to shut down its Cupertino operation and move its Cupertino employees to Palo Alto over the next two years, according...

Original post made on Jul. 15, 2010
Last comment by Too much traffic, on Jul 15, 2010 at 7:15 pm | 2 comments | 2231 Views

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Ailing Medical Foundation leader David Druker talks of health care

David Druker, president and CEO of the Palo Alto Medical Foundation and a key architect of the nonprofit organization's expansion...

Original post made on Jul. 16, 2010
Last comment by Great and wise man, listen to him, on Jul 30, 2010 at 7:34 pm | 13 comments | 4873 Views

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Not your father's social club

Once a strong thread in a community's social fabric and a main source of public service, fraternal and service clubs today...

Original post made on Jul. 16, 2010
Last comment by Concerned Member, on Dec 9, 2010 at 6:16 pm | 12 comments | 4535 Views
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