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CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Home Front

This week includes a walking tour of the Professorville neighborhood on Oct. 3, assistance in transforming a dead lawn into...

Original post made on Oct. 2, 2015
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AROUND TOWN

A Fresh Look

Sweep off the patio, hang up the hammock and start flipping burgers — there's still time left to barbecue. Holding an...

Original post made on Oct. 2, 2015
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PALO ALTO ISSUES

Storm preparations underway in Palo Alto

As weather forecasters warn of El Nino that will bring intense rain storms this winter, the cities of Palo Alto, East Palo...

Original post made on Sep. 30, 2015
Last comment by Bears Repeating, on Oct 2, 2015 at 12:55 pm | 17 comments | 7148 Views

AROUND TOWN

Just Got Flipped Off by Bike Riding Woman in Old Palo Alto, Wondering why?

Just wondering if someone has a theory---other than you know, that cliche'd stuck up bicycle fascism thing against cars....

Original post made by The Real Slim K on Oct. 1, 2015
Last comment by Goober from Mayberry, on Oct 2, 2015 at 6:56 am | 4 comments | 525 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

Palo Alto looks to revise key policies for growth, park use

With new developments spurring new demand for Palo Alto's recreational facilities, as well as for ways to improve traffic...

Original post made on Oct. 1, 2015
Last comment by Resident, on Oct 1, 2015 at 9:50 pm | 1 comment | 2606 Views

AROUND TOWN

Rinconada Library closed because of bed bugs

Palo Alto's Rinconada Library is closed to allow a pest control company to treat a small area within the library where bed...

Original post made on Sep. 30, 2015
Last comment by @Slow Down, on Oct 1, 2015 at 9:36 pm | 22 comments | 4933 Views

ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

Stanford computer scientist wins MacArthur 'genius grant'

An assistant professor of computer science at Stanford University is among the 24 winners of this year's MacArthur Foundation's...

Original post made on Oct. 1, 2015
Last comment by Greenacres, on Oct 1, 2015 at 4:27 pm | 1 comment | 2980 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

East Palo Alto man arrested with concealed, stolen gun

An East Palo Alto man was arrested on suspicion of illegally carrying a concealed weapon Tuesday evening after the Menlo...

Original post made on Oct. 1, 2015
Last comment by Gethin, on Oct 1, 2015 at 10:52 am | 1 comment | 2612 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

Thousands enjoy Moonlight Run & Walk

About 2,500 athletes ran and walked by the light of the harvest moon Friday night at the 31st annual Palo Alto Weekly Moonlight...

Original post made on Sep. 28, 2015
Last comment by My Nguyen, on Oct 1, 2015 at 9:30 am | 2 comments | 5663 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Community Notebook: Palo Alto event encourages residents to get on their bikes

Organizers of the 6th annual Bike Palo Alto!, an event to get residents to ride their bikes, hope for a good turnout this...

Original post made on Sep. 30, 2015
Last comment by Helene, on Sep 30, 2015 at 8:12 pm | 8 comments | 4231 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

Editorial: Fairness for whom?

On the narrowest of votes, a divided Palo Alto City Council Monday night upended a plan to have new development proposals...

Original post made on Sep. 25, 2015
Last comment by Me, on Sep 30, 2015 at 5:34 pm | 53 comments | 6870 Views

AROUND TOWN

Goodbye, 'Aurora'

Residents are hosting a farewell celebration on Saturday, Sept. 26, for "Aurora," the 35-foot-tall interactive light sculpture...

Original post made on Sep. 24, 2015
Last comment by Elizabeth Schwyzer, on Sep 30, 2015 at 2:59 pm | 6 comments | 1755 Views

ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

Message from Carly re Parental Abortion Notification

I got a phone call with a message from Carly re abortion notification for children who are under age 18 and seeking an abortion....

Original post made by Palo Altan on Sep. 26, 2015
Last comment by Be Kind PA, on Sep 30, 2015 at 11:20 am | 14 comments | 994 Views

AROUND TOWN

Bed Bugs at Libraries

Finally, we have both Mitchell Park and Rinconada Libraries open, and now they have both been fumigated for bed bugs. Are...

Original post made by Palo Alto Mom on Sep. 29, 2015
Last comment by Resident, on Sep 30, 2015 at 8:16 am | 5 comments | 799 Views

SPORTS

Stanford's rotation of four running backs makes it happen

The Stanford football coaching staff has been trying to find ways to get the ball into the hands of sophomore Christian McCaffrey...

Original post made on Sep. 30, 2015
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SPORTS

Gunn wins another water polo battle of coaching brothers

First-year Palo Alto boys water polo head coach Aaron Johnson said he felt no added pressure coaching head-to-head against...

Original post made on Sep. 30, 2015
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SPORTS

Cardinal women score late to earn a victory in soccer opener

==BI Stanford roundup == Kyra Carusa scored two second-half goals in less than a minute to help lead the No. 8 Stanford...

Original post made on Sep. 30, 2015
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SPORTS

Menlo sweeps GSAC volleyball match from Arizona Christian

The Menlo College women's volleyball team ended a 13-match skid Friday, beating visiting Arizona Christian, 25-15, 25-10,...

Original post made on Sep. 30, 2015
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SPORTS

Menlo rolls to another impressive football victory

Quarterback Mackenzie Morehead and running back Charlie Ferguson combined for 350 yards passing and running, to lead Menlo...

Original post made on Sep. 30, 2015
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SPORTS

The weather was hot and the Oaks hotter in double soccer victory

==BI Menlo report == Eli Bunton scored twice and the Menlo College defense took care of the rest in leading the Oaks to...

Original post made on Sep. 30, 2015
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Save $5 when you register by Monday, July 24

Registration is now open for the 33rd annual Palo Alto Weekly Moonlight Run and Walk. This family-friendly event which benefits local nonprofits serving kids and families will take place on Friday, Oct. 6 at the Palo Alto Baylands.

Register Here