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Ground Water Problem on Bryant Ave

Since Nov 2010, a very large pipe snakes out of the major construction site on Bryant Ave between Rinconada and Santa Rita,...

Original post made by A. Mayor on Jun. 1, 2011
Last comment by anonymous, on Jun 2, 2011 at 4:14 pm | 4 comments | 2173 Views

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6/6/11 Castilleja Event, Professorville

Is anyone else regretting not soundproofing their house after receiving the warning letter from Castilleja about today's...

Original post made by headache on Jun. 6, 2011
Last comment by John, on Jun 7, 2011 at 2:15 pm | 4 comments | 1508 Views

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Summer Jobs/Internships for High School Students?

I've been trying to look for work (preferably paid) and can't really find much. Any help or information would be much appreciated!...

Original post made by Student on Jun. 11, 2011
Last comment by palo alto mom, on Jun 15, 2011 at 2:55 pm | 4 comments | 2064 Views

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Hospice doctor aids patients in time they have left

Dr. Ellen Brown, a medical director at the nonprofit home health care provider Pathways, specializes in offering comfort...

Original post made on Jun. 22, 2011
Last comment by Ray Jadwin, on Jul 25, 2011 at 8:22 pm | 4 comments | 3978 Views

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CNN compares Palo Alto's two most famous residents

And the younger one comes up lacking. CNN report: http://www.cnn.com/2011/TECH/innovation/07/07/zuckerberg.facebook.presentation/...

Original post made by Steve on Jul. 7, 2011
Last comment by Hmmm, on Jul 10, 2011 at 3:00 pm | 4 comments | 2492 Views

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Shop Talk: 'Desire' and 'Prestige'

THE END OF PRESTIGE ... After 57 years as a mainstay in Palo Alto's Town & Country Village shopping center, women's-clothing...

Original post made on Jul. 23, 2011
Last comment by midtowner, on Jul 25, 2011 at 11:20 am | 4 comments | 2593 Views

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Memorial service, reception held for Cate Fisher

A memorial service for Catherine (Cate) Fisher, 19, of Menlo Park, who died after being shot in East Palo Alto, was held...

Original post made on Jul. 25, 2011
Last comment by mother of 5, on Jul 28, 2011 at 8:38 am | 4 comments | 5699 Views

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Tonight is 'Addison Night' at AT&T Park

Tonight is "Addison School Night" at the San Francisco Giants game, at least unofficially. Addison Elementary School students...

Original post made on Aug. 25, 2011
Last comment by Sandy, on Aug 26, 2011 at 5:57 pm | 4 comments | 10905 Views

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Time to unplug

A common energy-waster called "phantom power" may be to blame for rising energy bills. Also named "vampire power" for sucking...

Original post made on Aug. 25, 2011
Last comment by Walter_E_Wallis, on Aug 26, 2011 at 1:12 pm | 4 comments | 1903 Views

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Photo gallery: Palo Alto Festival of the Arts

Thousands of people strolled down University Avenue this weekend during the 30th annual Palo Alto Festival of the Arts. The...

Original post made on Aug. 29, 2011
Last comment by dennis, on Aug 29, 2011 at 4:25 pm | 4 comments | 2440 Views

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Car break-ins at the Junior Museum and Zoo

Burglars got away with stereo equipment and cash and other personal items after two Sunday afternoon auto burglaries outside...

Original post made on Sep. 6, 2011
Last comment by ummmmm?, on Sep 7, 2011 at 2:56 pm | 4 comments | 1638 Views

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Moonlight Run heat flash

I'm curious if anyone who was at Moonlight Run and experienced the unusual heat flash immediately following the tremendous...

Original post made by mike naar on Sep. 10, 2011
Last comment by Hmmm, on Sep 12, 2011 at 12:50 pm | 4 comments | 1334 Views

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Spotlight on the new arts season

In the Palo Alto Weekly's annual fall arts preview, we visit some of the top destinations of the A&E season. Happy travels....

Original post made on Sep. 16, 2011
Last comment by Mark Weiss, on Sep 22, 2011 at 3:32 pm | 4 comments | 7695 Views

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Fruit pickup?

Is there a group that will come over to pick fruit from my backyard?...

Original post made by MidtownMom on Sep. 26, 2011
Last comment by bru, on Sep 27, 2011 at 10:48 am | 4 comments | 1298 Views

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Palo Alto Bowl: Not a Done Issue

β€œIt is sad in this community that wealth doesn't make room, not only for special needs, but just for normal people. Most...

Original post made by Daniel Mart on Sep. 30, 2011
Last comment by rs, on Oct 1, 2011 at 9:59 pm | 4 comments | 1334 Views

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High Speed Rail – The Grand Swindle

High Speed Rail – The Grand Swindle We have been Swindled The passage of Prop 1A in Nov 2008 authorizing almost...

Original post made by Morris Brown on Nov. 7, 2011
Last comment by Craig Laughton, on Nov 8, 2011 at 5:43 pm | 4 comments | 7086 Views

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Walgreens arsonist committed to psych facility

Nearly two years after his conviction for burning down the Walgreens building on University Avenue, Donald Ray Williams was...

Original post made on Dec. 12, 2011
Last comment by Anon., on Dec 14, 2011 at 12:04 pm | 4 comments | 2279 Views

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Wednesday declared another 'Spare the Air' day

Weather conditions forecast for Wednesday are expected to create unhealthy air quality in the Bay Area, and the Bay Area...

Original post made on Jan. 10, 2012
Last comment by smokey, on Jan 10, 2012 at 6:41 pm | 4 comments | 1953 Views

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New Fresh And Easy in Mountain View.

Having received coupons in the mail and being in the area, I tried out the new Fresh and Easy Supermarket at Rengstorff/Middlefield. Most...

Original post made by Shopper on Jan. 12, 2012
Last comment by Shopper, on Mar 25, 2012 at 3:14 pm | 4 comments | 1768 Views

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Palo Alto braces for battle against housing mandates

If one believes regional projections, Palo Alto will have to build 12,500 new homes by 2035 to accommodate job growth and...

Original post made on Jan. 21, 2012
Last comment by Palo Altan, on Jan 30, 2012 at 11:54 am | 4 comments | 2364 Views
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