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Feature story: Listening to nature

The Midpeninsula Regional Open Space District audio tour is part of the latest trend in the outdoor experience. Once the...

Original post made on Apr. 22, 2012
Last comment by Joan Hamilton, on Apr 23, 2012 at 10:28 am | 2 comments | 2474 Views

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Best Of Palo Alto 2010

Guess Who's Coming to Dinner Read the full story here http://www.paloaltoonline.com/weekly/story.php?story_id=13518 posted...

Original post made on Apr. 23, 2012
Last comment by Moe, on Apr 23, 2012 at 8:43 am | 1 comment | 32138 Views

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Palo Alto High student earns Olympic berth in table tennis

It may be tough for Palo Alto High student Lily Zhang to return to her normal class schedule for the remainder of the school...

Original post made on Apr. 23, 2012
Last comment by Former London Resident, on Apr 25, 2012 at 12:06 pm | 4 comments | 3747 Views

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The walls came a-tumblin' down

Palo Alto Bowl, the city's last bowling alley, started falling to demolition crews Monday, April 23. The 60-year-old establishment...

Original post made on Apr. 24, 2012
Last comment by Brian Guth-Pasta, on Apr 25, 2012 at 9:50 am | 3 comments | 1939 Views

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Building inspector fell after climbing guard rails

A City of Palo Alto-contracted building inspector who plunged to his death down an elevator shaft had climbed on two guardrails...

Original post made on Apr. 25, 2012
Last comment by SteveU, on Apr 28, 2012 at 4:28 pm | 11 comments | 2245 Views

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Police hail Menlo Park woman's actions

Menlo Park Police recognized a woman on Tuesday, April 24, for helping catch a thief in February. Read the full story here...

Original post made on Apr. 26, 2012
Last comment by Hmmm, on Apr 26, 2012 at 11:16 am | 2 comments | 1936 Views

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Hidden Palo Alto

This photo, submitted by Jennifer Lien to the Palo Alto Online [http://www.paloaltoonline.com/photo_gallery Photo Gallery],...

Original post made on Apr. 26, 2012
Last comment by rhody, on Apr 26, 2012 at 12:31 pm | 1 comment | 2105 Views

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Grossman leads Stanford women past Hawaii

==B MPSF Water Polo == Ashley Grossman scored four goals and the top-ranked and top-seeded Stanford women's water polo...

Original post made on Apr. 27, 2012
Last comment by randy albin, on Apr 27, 2012 at 12:58 pm | 1 comment | 1558 Views

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Editorial: Toxics don't belong next to homes

The six-year conflict between Barron Park residents and Communications & Power Industries (CPI) over the company's use of...

Original post made on Apr. 28, 2012
Last comment by sotru, on Apr 29, 2012 at 2:57 pm | 5 comments | 3595 Views

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Menlo Park eyes below-market rental housing

Menlo Park has its eye on a Willow Road apartment complex that might be purchased for use as below-market-rate rental housing...

Original post made on Apr. 28, 2012
Last comment by Emarson Nickings, on Jun 4, 2012 at 1:33 pm | 2 comments | 2495 Views

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Practically Parisian

I thought I'd eaten in this pocket-sized bistro before. Was it in Montmartre, or was it near the Place des Vosges? Could...

Original post made on Apr. 29, 2012
Last comment by Sharon, on Oct 24, 2012 at 7:18 pm | 6 comments | 5996 Views

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Jill and Boyd Smith

Read the full story here http://www.paloaltoonline.com/news/show_story.php?id=25176 posted Friday, April 27, 2012, 9:17...

Original post made on Apr. 30, 2012
Last comment by Ebonni Stuart, on Apr 30, 2012 at 9:46 am | 1 comment | 7024 Views

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Venture capitalists make lifetime philanthropy pledge

The six partners of the Menlo Park venture capital firm Andreessen Horowitz will give a $1 million "group donation" to six...

Original post made on Apr. 30, 2012
Last comment by musical, on May 3, 2012 at 11:12 am | 17 comments | 4325 Views

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Cuts eyed for animal services, traffic enforcement

Palo Alto would outsource its animal services, slash nine positions in the Fire Department and cut back on traffic enforcement...

Original post made on Apr. 30, 2012
Last comment by Ben, on May 14, 2012 at 3:48 pm | 57 comments | 5040 Views

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Occupy protest in Palo Alto a study in quiet demonstration

While police in riot gear lobbed tear gas and flash-bang grenades at Occupy demonstrators in Oakland, in Palo Alto, the home...

Original post made on May. 1, 2012
Last comment by clueless, on May 4, 2012 at 12:48 pm | 58 comments | 3145 Views

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Holiday Fund recipients awarded $353K in grants

The Palo Alto Weekly awarded $353,000 in grants from the 18th annual Holiday Fund drive to 55 nonprofit organizations at...

Original post made on May. 2, 2012
Last comment by kate, on May 2, 2012 at 2:25 am | 1 comment | 4792 Views

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They do know beans

Dexter Girton knows the best way to defend his hard-earned backyard bounty from even the craftiest squirrel. Read...

Original post made on May. 3, 2012
Last comment by Anon., on May 5, 2012 at 2:40 am | 3 comments | 6042 Views

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Palo Alto woman wins 2012 National Wetlands Award

Florence LaRiviere has frequented Palo Alto's Baylands since the 1950s, but she said developments diminished much of the...

Original post made on May. 3, 2012
Last comment by Barbara and Barry , on May 7, 2012 at 12:53 am | 5 comments | 2756 Views

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East Palo Alto to hold gun buyback event Saturday

The East Palo Alto Police Department will hold its fourth gun buyback event on Saturday, May 5, the Police Department has...

Original post made on May. 3, 2012
Last comment by Hal, on Feb 23, 2013 at 4:41 pm | 10 comments | 3457 Views

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Programs at VA Palo Alto helping treat PTSD

Though post-traumatic stress disorder, or PTSD, is most often thought to be associated with military veterans, anyone can...

Original post made on May. 4, 2012
Last comment by Former-Soldier, on May 6, 2012 at 8:37 am | 5 comments | 41730 Views
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