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Accident Saturday afternoon on San Antonio

We saw a pretty horrific looking accident about 4.15pm Sat. on San Antonio. A minivan traveling Westbound was completely...

Original post made by Driver on Mar. 13, 2011
Last comment by iphony, on Mar 15, 2011 at 4:28 pm | 4 comments | 1994 Views

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Outstanding Professional: Jim Baer

If you want to get something done in this town, simply "call Jim Baer." Read the full story here http://www.paloaltoonline.com/news/show_story.php?id=20523...

Original post made on Mar. 25, 2011
Last comment by jk, on Apr 2, 2011 at 10:03 pm | 4 comments | 6282 Views

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Hate doing taxes? Not these guys

For most people, doing taxes once each year is more than enough, but Sheldon Kay does as many as 20 returns for other people...

Original post made on Mar. 25, 2011
Last comment by Rob , on Oct 22, 2011 at 12:40 pm | 4 comments | 2723 Views

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Bay Area charging ahead in alternative-fuels race

The alternative-fuels industry might have been dismissed as alchemy in the 1960s, when oil was cheap and plentiful and a...

Original post made on Apr. 15, 2011
Last comment by Bob Wenzlau, on Apr 17, 2011 at 8:19 am | 4 comments | 3886 Views

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Baylands sculpture dedication planned for Friday

Palo Alto Mayor Sid Espinosa and other local cyclists will commemorate the life of cycling advocate Bill Bliss at 10:30 a.m....

Original post made on Apr. 17, 2011
Last comment by art, on Apr 20, 2011 at 9:53 am | 4 comments | 1916 Views

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Caltrain eyes providing 'initial' high-speed-rail service

With California officials looking toward Central Valley as the launching point for the state's controversial high-speed-rail...

Original post made on Apr. 18, 2011
Last comment by Davis FIelds, on Apr 20, 2011 at 4:23 pm | 4 comments | 2122 Views

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RECENT HOME SALES

Read the full story here http://www.paloaltoonline.com/news/show_story.php?id=20820 posted Tuesday, April 19, 2011, 2:54...

Original post made on Apr. 23, 2011
Last comment by resident , on Apr 25, 2011 at 6:23 pm | 4 comments | 2132 Views

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May Fete Parade rolls through Palo Alto

Books were the binding theme of Palo Alto's 89th annual May Fete Children's Parade, which rolled through downtown Palo Alto...

Original post made on May. 7, 2011
Last comment by Tyler Hanley, on May 9, 2011 at 2:26 pm | 4 comments | 2933 Views

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Guest Opinion: Palo Alto leads in wireless, but needs bandwidth to operate

A funny thing happened in Palo Alto on the way to the 21st century. There's controversy about the future of wireless technology. Read...

Original post made on May. 17, 2011
Last comment by Weiss, on May 20, 2011 at 7:52 pm | 4 comments | 2120 Views

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Menlo Park: Man robbed in parked car

Two men allegedly robbed an 18-year-old man Friday who was sitting in his car. The duo fled in a 2006 Volvo, but didn't get...

Original post made on May. 24, 2011
Last comment by ******* Niu, on May 25, 2011 at 2:12 am | 4 comments | 1772 Views

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Midtown

Nearly 20 years ago, Midtown resident Sylvia Gartner went to a city council meeting, waved a paper bag and said, "If I can't...

Original post made on May. 31, 2011
Last comment by HUTCH 7.62, on May 31, 2011 at 7:31 pm | 4 comments | 1571 Views

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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 | 2082 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 | 1464 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 | 1972 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 | 3698 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 | 2380 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 | 2522 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 | 5524 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 | 10790 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 | 1804 Views
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