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AROUND TOWN

Excessive heat wave strikes Bay Area

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Original post made on Jul. 8, 2008
Last comment by Mike, on Jul 9, 2008 at 9:19 pm | 4 comments | 2671 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

Affordable-housing project divides neighbors

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Original post made on Nov. 4, 2008
Last comment by 34 + 1 > 33, on Nov 4, 2008 at 3:03 pm | 1 comment | 2670 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

Frost in court to challenge Palo Alto sit/lie law

Palo Alto panhandler Victor Frost's challenge to the City of Palo Alto's sit/lie ordinance will be argued in court Thursday...

Original post made on Jan. 11, 2010
Last comment by Robert Norse, on Jan 17, 2010 at 9:58 pm | 19 comments | 2670 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Gunn sisters juggle academics with life at the VA

When Amber and Julie Jacobson tell classmates at Gunn High School they live down the street at the VA Hospital, they're astounded...

Original post made on Mar. 5, 2012
Last comment by Sister Joann Heinritz, on Mar 10, 2012 at 9:48 pm | 6 comments | 2670 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Pipe-wielding teens fight with Palo Alto police

Two 16-year-old boys brandishing large plastic pipes threatened to "beat up" a construction worker on University Avenue Saturday...

Original post made on Jun. 8, 2009
Last comment by Citizen, on Jun 11, 2009 at 3:09 pm | 51 comments | 2670 Views

SPORTS

Farewell, Coach Nolan

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Original post made by S. Lucky on Oct. 20, 2008
Last comment by Danny, on Oct 22, 2008 at 9:53 am | 1 comment | 2670 Views

SPORTS

Stanford's Rose Bowl legacy can be traced back to John Ralston

The first thing you notice about John Ralston is his grip. Upon your first meeting, he shakes your hand and does not let...

Original post made on Apr. 27, 2017
Last comment by Crescent Park Dad, on Apr 27, 2017 at 11:53 am | 2 comments | 2670 Views

ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

How China could wreck the US economy

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Original post made by Sharon on Oct. 6, 2008
Last comment by Walter_E_Wallis, on Oct 7, 2008 at 3:06 am | 6 comments | 2670 Views

ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

Stanford joins universities in challenging Trump's travel ban

An amicus brief filed in federal court on Monday by Stanford University and 16 other universities argues that President Donald...

Original post made on Feb. 14, 2017
Last comment by Wingnut Alert!, on Feb 15, 2017 at 12:58 pm | 7 comments | 2670 Views

AROUND TOWN

Medvedev wants his own 'Siliconovaya Dolina'

Russian President Dmitry Medvedev is touring Silicon Valley to see how its mix of technology, venture capital and innovation...

Original post made on Jun. 23, 2010
Last comment by jazzpr0, on Jun 23, 2010 at 7:13 pm | 4 comments | 2670 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

Growing pains

When developer Jim Baer approached Palo Alto's planning commissioners last month to pitch a glassy, new five-story "gateway"...

Original post made on Apr. 13, 2011
Last comment by Lee Thé, on May 3, 2011 at 12:11 pm | 3 comments | 2669 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Palo Alto is off to a hot start in football

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Original post made on Sep. 22, 2008
Last comment by H. Raffel, on Oct 17, 2008 at 5:36 pm | 2 comments | 2669 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

New studio unveiled at Palo Alto Children's Theatre

The completion of a newly renovated dance studio in the Palo Alto Children's Theatre complex will provide more than 500 dance...

Original post made on Nov. 25, 2009
Last comment by Sethro, on Nov 27, 2009 at 10:35 am | 3 comments | 2669 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Los Altos man arrested for lewd acts upon a child

A Los Altos man suspected of committing lewd acts upon a child under the age of 14 is being held on $1 million bail at Santa...

Original post made on Oct. 18, 2010
Last comment by Cynthia, on Oct 18, 2010 at 10:16 am | 1 comment | 2669 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Woman allegedly steals jewelry while man sleeps

A man who befriended a woman at Palo Alto's nonprofit Opportunity Center had $20,000 to $25,000 worth of jewelry stolen from...

Original post made on Jul. 24, 2012
Last comment by Palo-Alto--Where Even Bums Carry $25K in Pocket Change!, on Jul 25, 2012 at 12:26 pm | 8 comments | 2669 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Two men shot Saturday night in East Palo Alto

No arrests have been made in a Saturday night shooting in East Palo Alto that injured two men, an 18-year-old from Menlo...

Original post made on Sep. 2, 2013
Last comment by lms, on Sep 3, 2013 at 4:12 pm | 2 comments | 2669 Views

SPORTS

Gunn just special enough for a 25-20 football victory

Despite having played three games and with its SCVAL El Camino Division opener just a week away, there's still plenty to...

Original post made on Sep. 28, 2009
Last comment by Wife of the photographer, on Oct 1, 2009 at 4:54 pm | 4 comments | 2669 Views

SPORTS

Cal-Stanford volleyball showdown: No 1. vs. No. 2

==B The Big Spike== There will be plenty at stake when the Stanford women's volleyball team travels to Berkeley for its...

Original post made on Sep. 13, 2011
Last comment by BC, on Sep 13, 2011 at 1:29 pm | 1 comment | 2669 Views

ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

How China's taking over Africa, and why the West should be VERY worried

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Original post made by Sharon on Jul. 19, 2008
Last comment by Boycott Interracial Marriage, on Jul 21, 2008 at 6:18 pm | 36 comments | 2669 Views

ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

Menlo-Atherton shocks St. Francis in CCS baseball opener

In what must rank as the most significant victory in Menlo-Atherton baseball history, the 14th-seeded Bears shocked third-seeded...

Original post made on May. 20, 2010
Last comment by M-A, on Sep 20, 2010 at 10:11 pm | 3 comments | 2669 Views
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