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Palo Altans protest garbage-fee hikes

Palo Alto residents are trashing the city's plan to start charging more for garbage collection. The council will discuss...

Original post made on Sep. 20, 2010
Last comment by Craig Laughton, on Sep 22, 2010 at 6:25 pm | 30 comments | 2735 Views

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Man versus squirrel

Throughout Palo Alto neighborhoods, produce pilferers are sneaking with increasing frequency, residents are reporting. Private...

Original post made on Sep. 21, 2010
Last comment by Walter_E_Wallis, on Sep 24, 2010 at 6:39 am | 8 comments | 2712 Views

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Palo Alto trash rates to rise next month

Palo Alto residents will have to shell out more for trash collection starting next month, but they will be spared the most...

Original post made on Sep. 21, 2010
Last comment by Rhoddon, on Sep 24, 2010 at 1:42 pm | 20 comments | 3436 Views

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Zumot's arson-and-murder trial set for next month

Bulos Zumot, owner of a hookah shop in downtown Palo Alto, could face an arson-and-murder trial as early as next month in...

Original post made on Sep. 21, 2010
Last comment by jenejenl, on Sep 22, 2010 at 12:54 pm | 31 comments | 2928 Views

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Family argument at Town & Country ends in stabbings

An argument between an older stepfather and 21-year-old stepson ended in the stepfather being stabbed several times with...

Original post made on Sep. 23, 2010
Last comment by Observer, on Sep 27, 2010 at 11:09 am | 12 comments | 2552 Views

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Carpool, walk, bike or run to 'Moonlight Run & Walk'

A record pre-registration of more than 2,800 persons for Friday night's Palo Alto Weekly Moonlight Run & Walk in the Palo...

Original post made on Sep. 23, 2010
Last comment by bike parking, on Sep 24, 2010 at 3:36 pm | 5 comments | 2261 Views

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Ephemeral beauty

by Rebecca Wallace Read the full story here http://www.PaloAltoOnline.com/weekly/story.php?story_id=13622 posted Friday,...

Original post made on Sep. 24, 2010
Last comment by Tim Maloney, on Sep 24, 2010 at 12:03 pm | 4 comments | 2539 Views

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Residents give yellow light to Cal. Ave. plan

A city vision to revitalize California Avenue in Palo Alto was met Thursday evening with both vocal opposition about changing...

Original post made on Sep. 24, 2010
Last comment by Larry, on Sep 29, 2010 at 1:31 pm | 42 comments | 3438 Views

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Downtown venture combines 'fitness, food and friends'

Fitness, food and friends. For people of a certain age -- empty nesters, perhaps, with a bit more time on their hands --...

Original post made on Sep. 24, 2010
Last comment by Chris Kenrick, Palo Alto Weekly staff, on Sep 25, 2010 at 11:43 am | 3 comments | 2291 Views

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Burglars ransack Menlo Park neighborhood

Describing the crime spree as "unprecedented," Menlo Park police met with Willows residents on Wednesday to discuss a recent...

Original post made on Sep. 24, 2010
Last comment by Hmmm, on Sep 27, 2010 at 5:44 pm | 9 comments | 6364 Views

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Outage hits 1,400 Barron Park homes, and Gunn

More than 1,400 utilities customers in Palo Alto's Barron Park neighborhood lost electric power Friday afternoon -- including...

Original post made on Sep. 24, 2010
Last comment by Me Too, on Sep 29, 2010 at 7:49 am | 10 comments | 2754 Views

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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 | 2262 Views

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Frost fights reduction in misdemeanor charges

Most people facing criminal prosecution would welcome a reduction in charges -- not panhandler Victor Frost. Read the full...

Original post made on Sep. 27, 2010
Last comment by Palo Parent, on Dec 14, 2010 at 9:28 pm | 5 comments | 1921 Views

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Judge dismisses Victor Frost 'cussing' charge

A Santa Clara County Superior Court judge dismissed a misdemeanor charge for disturbing the peace against well-known Palo...

Original post made on Sep. 28, 2010
Last comment by VoxPop, on Oct 1, 2010 at 7:52 am | 12 comments | 2891 Views

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Black-and-White Ball may be less grey this year

Palo Alto's biennial Black & White Ball fundraising dinner/dance could be a bit less grey this year. Organizers are encouraging...

Original post made on Sep. 28, 2010
Last comment by Wynn Hausser, on Sep 28, 2010 at 1:03 pm | 1 comment | 2291 Views

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Black & White Ball may be less gray this year

Palo Alto's biennial Black & White Ball fundraising dinner/dance could be a bit less gray this year. Organizers are offering...

Original post made on Sep. 29, 2010
Last comment by Jaco, on Sep 29, 2010 at 12:01 pm | 1 comment | 2722 Views

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Major-injury crash closes El Camino Real

Atherton police are investigating a major injury crash on southbound El Camino Real in Atherton today. Southbound El Camino...

Original post made on Sep. 30, 2010
Last comment by What?, on Sep 30, 2010 at 3:28 pm | 1 comment | 2778 Views

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HP names Leo Apotheker, former SAP co-leader, as new CEO

HP today named Leo Apotheker, former CEO of the German software giant SAP, as its new CEO. The 57-year-old German native...

Original post made on Sep. 30, 2010
Last comment by Sharon, on Oct 2, 2010 at 10:04 pm | 12 comments | 2898 Views

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Hundreds bid farewell to Bill Lane Friday

Hundreds of friends, family members and associates of Bill Lane heard anecdotes of his enthusiastic approach to life, his...

Original post made on Oct. 3, 2010
Last comment by Alice Schaffer Smith, on Oct 3, 2010 at 12:39 pm | 1 comment | 2263 Views

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Palo Alto to ask for $1.5M for California Avenue

A $1.5 million grant could transform California Avenue in Palo Alto into a European-style boulevard with two lanes, a park/plaza...

Original post made on Oct. 3, 2010
Last comment by Donald, on Oct 4, 2010 at 9:29 pm | 10 comments | 2166 Views
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Save $5 when you register by Monday, July 31

Registration is now open for the 33rd annual Palo Alto Weekly Moonlight Run and Walk. This family-friendly event which benefits local nonprofits serving kids and families will take place on Friday, Oct. 6 at the Palo Alto Baylands.

Register Here