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Palo Alto, Menlo fire district forge new agreement

The Palo Alto Fire Department has forged a new partnership with the Menlo Park Fire Protection District -- an agreement that...

Original post made on Aug. 4, 2011
Last comment by Alphonso, on Aug 5, 2011 at 11:43 am | 9 comments | 1650 Views

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Community members speak out at EPA forum

Community members voiced their frustration in an open community forum held Thursday by East Palo Alto Mayor Carlos Romero...

Original post made on Aug. 5, 2011
Last comment by Luis, on Aug 6, 2011 at 9:42 pm | 12 comments | 3215 Views

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Charleston Gardens

When Jone Manoogian and her fiancé walked through an Eichler in a cul-de-sac in Charleston Gardens, they knew their search...

Original post made on Aug. 7, 2011
Last comment by George Browning, on Aug 7, 2011 at 9:47 am | 1 comment | 1848 Views

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Neighbors awaken sleeping residents during fire

The sleeping occupants of a Palo Alto apartment escaped injury on Saturday morning (Aug. 6), after neighbors awakened them...

Original post made on Aug. 8, 2011
Last comment by Smoke Alarms Save Lives, on Aug 8, 2011 at 10:37 am | 1 comment | 1812 Views

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High-speed rail price tag rises again

California's planned high-speed rail line could cost billions more than the state's initial projections indicated according...

Original post made on Aug. 10, 2011
Last comment by Nayeli, on Aug 12, 2011 at 4:42 pm | 23 comments | 2673 Views

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Foothill board chooses air force base

The former Onizuka Air Force Station in Sunnyvale has been chosen as a new campus for Foothill College, Foothill-De Anza...

Original post made on Aug. 10, 2011
Last comment by Minor detail, on Aug 14, 2011 at 4:49 pm | 28 comments | 5450 Views

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Palo Alto native lands role in Dreamworks' feature film 'The Help'

At 6, she moved with her family from Palo Alto to France, where they drove around the country in a VW van before settling...

Original post made on Aug. 11, 2011
Last comment by , on Aug 11, 2011 at 12:21 pm | 1 comment | 3067 Views

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Palo Alto plans new bike bridge over 101

To Palo Alto's drivers, U.S. Highway 101 is a crucial -- if often patience-testing -- artery connecting the city to San Francisco...

Original post made on Aug. 11, 2011
Last comment by open again, on Aug 18, 2011 at 6:47 pm | 44 comments | 7807 Views

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Two arrested for possession of graffiti paraphernalia

Two men with vandalism histories were arrested Thursday morning in Palo Alto in connection with graffiti tagging. Richard...

Original post made on Aug. 12, 2011
Last comment by picasso, on Aug 12, 2011 at 5:42 pm | 5 comments | 2039 Views

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Around Town

<B>FLOCK OF BICYCLES ... </B>Residents don't have to walk (or bike) too far from City Hall to get a glimpse of Palo Alto's...

Original post made on Aug. 12, 2011
Last comment by more parking, on Aug 12, 2011 at 8:37 pm | 2 comments | 1764 Views

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Feature story: What's the buzz?

==I Homemade honey and beekeeping blossom== There's no official count of beekeepers in the Palo Alto area but they -- and...

Original post made on Aug. 12, 2011
Last comment by Jack Ip, on Aug 12, 2011 at 10:20 pm | 1 comment | 4639 Views

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Palo Alto looks to tap into solar panels for green power

After years of relying on wind farms and methane-burning landfills for "green" energy, Palo Alto officials are now targeting...

Original post made on Aug. 14, 2011
Last comment by Henry, on Aug 19, 2011 at 10:30 am | 13 comments | 6043 Views

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Worth a look

Art Read the full story here http://www.paloaltoonline.com/weekly/story.php?story_id=15353 posted Friday, August 12, 2011,...

Original post made on Aug. 14, 2011
Last comment by Carl Tilchen Singer/Songwriter, on Aug 14, 2011 at 8:38 am | 1 comment | 2032 Views

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Palo Alto businesses protest Amazon tax resistance

Palo Alto's brick-and-mortar businesses that pay sales taxes are protesting Amazon.com's attempts to get an exemption for...

Original post made on Aug. 17, 2011
Last comment by Walter_E_Wallis, on Aug 25, 2011 at 3:43 pm | 92 comments | 5682 Views

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Teen arrested in Oregon Avenue burglary

Police have nabbed a suspected teenage burglar after a foot chase on Garland Drive and Louis Road in Palo Alto Thursday afternoon...

Original post made on Aug. 19, 2011
Last comment by anon, on Aug 19, 2011 at 3:56 pm | 6 comments | 1458 Views

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Best Of Palo Alto 2011

What local eateries, stores, businesses and community favorites make Weekly readers sing their praises and do a happy dance?...

Original post made on Aug. 19, 2011
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Red Hot Chili Peppers (Restaurants)

Winners from the Best Of Palo Alto 2011 (restaurants category). Read the full story here http://www.paloaltoonline.com/news/show_story.php?id=22204...

Original post made on Aug. 19, 2011
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Black Eyed Peas (Food & Drink)

Winners from the Best Of Palo Alto 2011 (food and drink category). Read the full story here http://www.paloaltoonline.com/news/show_story.php?id=22205...

Original post made on Aug. 19, 2011
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Men At Work (Services)

Winners from the Best Of Palo Alto 2011 (services category). Read the full story here http://www.paloaltoonline.com/news/show_story.php?id=22207...

Original post made on Aug. 19, 2011
There are no comments yet. 3222 Views

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Johnny Cash (Retail Shopping)

Winners from the Best Of Palo Alto 2011 (retail category). Read the full story here http://www.paloaltoonline.com/news/show_story.php?id=22208...

Original post made on Aug. 19, 2011
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