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PALO ALTO ISSUES

Avenidas scores victory in expansion bid

As Palo Alto's senior population continues to grow, the city's premier senior-services provider is preparing to do the same...

Original post made on Oct. 21, 2016
Last comment by CNY, on Dec 5, 2016 at 5:41 pm | 2 comments | 2500 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

Palo Alto looks to fine developers who fail traffic-reduction goals

Trust but verify. The dictum, made famous by Ronald Reagan in discussing Soviet arms control, is gradually becoming Palo...

Original post made on Nov. 2, 2016
Last comment by Higher Edgewood Penalties Long Overdue, on Nov 4, 2016 at 1:54 pm | 20 comments | 2500 Views

SPORTS

All-American honors for Stanford tennis teams

In a season that saw an NCAA team championship plus two individual national titles captured, the Stanford men's and women's...

Original post made on Jun. 10, 2010
Last comment by Joel, on Jun 10, 2010 at 5:47 am | 1 comment | 2500 Views

SPORTS

SHP boys and Gunn girls both fall from first place

==B Prep water polo== A grip on first place slipped out of the hands of the Sacred Heart Prep boys' and Gunn girls' water...

Original post made on Oct. 5, 2011
Last comment by wp fan, on Oct 6, 2011 at 9:25 pm | 5 comments | 2500 Views

AROUND TOWN

Volunteer opportunities

Any suggestions for volunteer opportunities in Palo Alto (or close by) for a group of 3rd and 4th graders? ...

Original post made by MidtownMom on Nov. 17, 2012
Last comment by "Neighbor Helping Neighbor" Food Drive, on Nov 20, 2012 at 12:44 pm | 1 comment | 2500 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

For Palo Alto, it's the watts that count

Last week, when Palo Alto utilities officials offered residents $8 dimmable, energy-efficient light bulbs — normally...

Original post made on Apr. 16, 2010
Last comment by Anon., on Apr 22, 2010 at 11:49 pm | 5 comments | 2499 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Left turn only on Churchill at Alma 7.30 - 8.00 am.

I watched the traffic at this intersection this morning. There was a considerable amount of traffic ignoring the signs and...

Original post made by Traffic Conscious on Jun. 3, 2010
Last comment by Traffic Conscious, on Aug 17, 2010 at 8:33 am | 7 comments | 2499 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Community Notebook: Nonprofits to host 'Celebrating Positive Cultural Identity' youth event

A coalition of local nonprofits, lead by the Palo Alto Family YMCA, are teaming up to host a free community festival this...

Original post made on Nov. 6, 2014
Last comment by jerry99, on Nov 6, 2014 at 12:11 pm | 2 comments | 2499 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Palo Alto police arrest four men for theft

A residential phone call and fast-acting police resulted in the arrest of four alleged San Mateo County gang members for...

Original post made on Jun. 1, 2009
Last comment by Observer, on Jun 3, 2009 at 11:48 pm | 33 comments | 2499 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

New tunnels, pipes eyed for Peninsula

Other cities have hurricanes, wildfires and floods -- San Francisco has earthquakes. And nothing gets a major water project...

Original post made on Jul. 30, 2009
Last comment by Walter_E_Wallis, on Jul 30, 2009 at 7:24 pm | 2 comments | 2499 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Recendes admits sex assault of woman, 94

Roberto Recendes has pleaded guilty to the 2002 rape and beating of a 94-year-old woman at Palo Alto Commons, according to...

Original post made on Oct. 18, 2010
Last comment by Outside Observer, on Oct 18, 2010 at 9:21 pm | 6 comments | 2499 Views

ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

The pope, the president and politics of faith

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Original post made by samuel on Jun. 16, 2008
Last comment by Mike, on Jun 17, 2008 at 1:15 pm | 5 comments | 2499 Views

ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

Continuous Stanford Development

In her July 2 letter to Palo Alto Weekly, Pamela Kimball suggested that Stanford appears to be "aiming for a clinical, teaching,...

Original post made by Walter Sedriks on Jul. 15, 2010
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ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

Federal judge to consider injunction on sanctuary cities order

A San Francisco federal court judge Friday morning will consider San Francisco and Santa Clara counties' requests to halt...

Original post made on Apr. 13, 2017
Last comment by resident, on Apr 21, 2017 at 8:34 am | 92 comments | 2499 Views

AROUND TOWN

Raging Grannies rock Cinequest film festival

The Raging Grannies hit the silver screen this weekend as local filmmaker Pam Walton premieres her new documentary on the...

Original post made on Mar. 5, 2009
Last comment by Granny G, on Mar 7, 2009 at 9:17 pm | 3 comments | 2499 Views

AROUND TOWN

Palo Alto City Council could see big shift in 2010

The nine-person Palo Alto City Council could potentially seat five new members next year, as Vice Mayor Jack Morton and Councilwoman...

Original post made on May. 5, 2009
Last comment by Marvin, on May 20, 2009 at 11:13 am | 7 comments | 2499 Views

SPORTS

Lichtman dots the stat sheet in Stanford win

Junior Cassidy Lichtman enjoyed another diverse evening as the Stanford women's volleyball team made it two in a row at the...

Original post made on Sep. 12, 2009
Last comment by John Grout, on Sep 12, 2009 at 7:53 pm | 1 comment | 2498 Views

SPORTS

Shaw makes debut as head coach after learning from best

==B Stanford football== There's a long list of things that differentiate Stanford football first-year head coach David...

Original post made on Sep. 2, 2011
Last comment by Stanford Fan, on Sep 2, 2011 at 12:03 pm | 1 comment | 2498 Views

ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

S&P versus Presidential Party

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Original post made by Bulls & Bears on Oct. 14, 2008
Last comment by OhlonePar, on Oct 14, 2008 at 9:05 pm | 1 comment | 2498 Views

ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

Poll Suggests U.S. Troops Support McCain 3-1

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Original post made by peter s on Oct. 21, 2008
Last comment by A Follower is not a Leader, on Oct 23, 2008 at 12:22 pm | 45 comments | 2498 Views
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Best Of Palo Alto ballot is here

It's time to decide what local business is worthy of the title "Best Of Palo Alto" — and you get to decide! Cast your ballot online. Voting ends May 29th. Stay tuned for the results in the July 21st issue of the Palo Alto Weekly.

VOTE HERE