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Dalai Lama's visit with students to be televised

The Dalai Lama's visit with East Palo Alto eighth graders Wednesday afternoon (Oct. 13) will be televised live worldwide...

Original post made on Oct. 12, 2010
Last comment by Paul Losch, on Oct 12, 2010 at 5:57 pm | 1 comment | 2878 Views


Caltrain fare hikes, service changes on tap

Caltrain officials are reminding the public that fare increases and service changes are set to go into effect on Jan. 1. Read...

Original post made on Dec. 28, 2010
Last comment by anonymous, on Dec 29, 2010 at 2:21 pm | 14 comments | 2877 Views


Top distance runners at Payton Jordan Invitational

While many of the world's top sprinters will be busy at the Penn Relays in Philadelphia this weekend, the top distance runners...

Original post made on Apr. 30, 2011
Last comment by reader, on Apr 30, 2011 at 8:24 pm | 1 comment | 2877 Views


PASA splashes to second overall at winter national swim meet

Palo Alto Stanford Aquatics came away from the 2014 Speedo Winter Junior Nationals with a second-place finish in the combined...

Original post made on Dec. 17, 2014
Last comment by Crescent Park Dad, on Dec 17, 2014 at 1:28 pm | 1 comment | 2877 Views




Original post made by Walter E. Wallis on Jul. 21, 2008
Last comment by Walter E. Wallis, on Jul 22, 2008 at 12:00 pm | 3 comments | 2877 Views


EPA prepares for Page Mill lawsuit negotiations

East Palo Alto officials and the city's biggest landlord will begin negotiations next week in hopes of settling more than...

Original post made on Jan. 22, 2010
Last comment by Jack, on Feb 10, 2010 at 7:54 pm | 5 comments | 2877 Views


High-school social skills predict better earnings than test scores


Original post made by Sharon on Oct. 19, 2008
Last comment by patty, on Oct 20, 2008 at 9:05 pm | 10 comments | 2876 Views


East Palo Alto man told to pay $19K in restitution for Atherton, Menlo Park crimes

James Grady, 61, of East Palo Alto, who was sentenced to 25 years to life in prison in January for charges related to a 2014...

Original post made on May. 5, 2015
Last comment by the_punnisher, on May 5, 2015 at 5:26 pm | 6 comments | 2876 Views


Stanford's Appel gets return trip to San Antonio with WNBA

Stanford senior All-American center Jayne Appel was drafted by the San Antonio Silver Stars in the first round, the fifth...

Original post made on Apr. 9, 2010
Last comment by Good luck!!!, on Apr 9, 2010 at 12:40 pm | 1 comment | 2876 Views


Gran Fondo and Taste of Palo Alto to celebrate bikes and food in downtown

Palo Altans will have the opportunity in September to participate in what event organizer Hunter Ziesing called "the latest...

Original post made on Aug. 30, 2011
Last comment by Mark Weiss, on Sep 18, 2011 at 8:58 am | 10 comments | 2876 Views


Jack Morton and the City of Palo Alto

Eight years ago I supported Jack Morton's campaign for the City Council. He was saying all the right things about efficiency...

Original post made by David Lieberman on Oct. 19, 2009
Last comment by Former Vice Mayor Palo Alto, on Jan 15, 2014 at 12:59 pm | 5 comments | 2875 Views


Palo Alto ponders next steps for compost plant

A decision by Palo Alto residents in November to make a portion of Byxbee Park available for a new compost plant is forcing...

Original post made on Feb. 7, 2012
Last comment by Craig Laughton, on Feb 9, 2012 at 10:55 am | 18 comments | 2875 Views


Smoke and mirrors: fighting phony fires

Firefighter Daniel Fortino prepares to enter a house filled with fake smoke for a search and rescue training exercise on...

Original post made on Jun. 11, 2013
Last comment by BePrepared, on Jun 11, 2013 at 5:07 pm | 1 comment | 2875 Views


Bush warns Russia to pull back in Georgia


Original post made by joan on Aug. 11, 2008
Last comment by Patriot, on Aug 12, 2008 at 11:16 pm | 42 comments | 2875 Views


Around Town: Tough love, reporting for duty

Tidbits collected by the Weekly staff on Palo Alto people, events and other happenings. Read the full story here

Original post made on Feb. 20, 2017
Last comment by Not on Seale, on Feb 22, 2017 at 9:43 am | 2 comments | 2875 Views


TV premiere of Rick Walker story airing tonight

The national-television premiere of the documentary on the mistaken imprisonment for 12 years of Rick Walker of East Palo...

Original post made on Nov. 5, 2009
Last comment by Georgia Walker-Adams, on Dec 6, 2009 at 10:02 pm | 8 comments | 2874 Views


Rapist/attempted murderer Blanks loses court appeal

A Santa Clara man convicted of committing multiple sex crimes and attempted murder in Palo Alto lost an appeal in the California...

Original post made on Sep. 10, 2013
Last comment by Jon Parsons, on Sep 11, 2013 at 8:09 pm | 2 comments | 2874 Views


5th Anniversary Invasion of Iraq


Original post made by Elaine Elbizri on Mar. 17, 2008
Last comment by Paul, on Mar 18, 2008 at 11:11 pm | 14 comments | 2874 Views


Supreme Court to hear trails lawsuit appeal


Original post made on Jul. 23, 2008
Last comment by park lady, on Jul 24, 2008 at 12:18 pm | 2 comments | 2874 Views


Paving work on San Antonio Road may clog traffic

San Antonio Road will be repaved between Middlefield Road and U.S. Highway 101 during the night on Thursday, Sept. 27, and...

Original post made on Sep. 25, 2012
Last comment by Driver, on Sep 25, 2012 at 1:04 pm | 3 comments | 2874 Views
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