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AROUND TOWN

Governor to speak at Palo Alto's rail meeting

Governor Arnold Schwarzenegger has invited himself to speak via telephone to a meeting on high-speed rail set up by Palo...

Original post made on Sep. 16, 2010
Last comment by Klein's folly, on Sep 17, 2010 at 8:44 am | 8 comments | 2350 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

homeless?

Why do people continue to support panhandlers when some are known to not need it? Two men that panhandle in front of Whole...

Original post made by leigh on Sep. 15, 2010
Last comment by anonymous, on Sep 17, 2010 at 7:29 am | 6 comments | 1926 Views

SPORTS

Stanford needs another great defensive effort

Even the offensive players were gushing over how well the Stanford defense played in Saturday's 35-0 Pac-10 football victory...

Original post made on Sep. 17, 2010
Last comment by Tunadeac, on Sep 17, 2010 at 5:15 am | 2 comments | 2490 Views

AROUND TOWN

Pomegranate

Grover Cleveland Middle School. Room 18. 1:50 p.m. During times of extreme stress -- of which there had been many during...

Original post made on Dec. 4, 2009
Last comment by Beige Couch, on Sep 17, 2010 at 1:32 am | 6 comments | 2903 Views

AROUND TOWN

Two arrested for taxi-cab driver murder

Two men have been arrested for the July 2 murder of a San Jose taxi-cab driver, the East Palo Alto Police Department announced...

Original post made on Sep. 16, 2010
Last comment by G TOWN, on Sep 16, 2010 at 11:24 pm | 2 comments | 2201 Views

AROUND TOWN

'Addictive' culture causes teen substance abuse

Teenagers often begin abusing substances not just by individual choice but as a consequence of an "out of control" American...

Original post made on Nov. 13, 2009
Last comment by Drug free home, on Sep 16, 2010 at 11:18 pm | 18 comments | 3561 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Man pleads not guilty to meth sales at Safeway

A Safeway stock clerk charged with selling methamphetamine in the Safeway parking lot at 525 El Camino Real in Menlo Park...

Original post made on Jul. 16, 2009
Last comment by marie maguire, on Sep 16, 2010 at 3:10 pm | 9 comments | 2794 Views

ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

Stricter smoking ban closer in Menlo Park

Menlo Park crept a step closer to expanding its smoking ordinance. After debating a few tweaks to the language and grilling...

Original post made on Sep. 15, 2010
Last comment by Menlo Mom, on Sep 16, 2010 at 1:51 pm | 7 comments | 2353 Views

AROUND TOWN

5th Annual PAMP Moon Festival this Saturday

“When the moon is full, mankind is one!” The Palo Alto Menlo Park Parent's Club is hosting its 5th Annual PAMP Moon...

Original post made by Asdll on Sep. 16, 2010
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AROUND TOWN

CalPERS ordered to release Page Mill documents

CalPERS must release an eight-inch stack of documents relating to its doomed investment in East Palo Alto apartment complexes...

Original post made on Sep. 15, 2010
Last comment by Larry Smith, on Sep 16, 2010 at 12:26 pm | 8 comments | 2707 Views

AROUND TOWN

Deaths

<B>Mark Christine Read the full story here http://www.PaloAltoOnline.com/weekly/story.php?story_id=13574 posted Friday,...

Original post made on Sep. 10, 2010
Last comment by Patti Christine, on Sep 16, 2010 at 11:19 am | 4 comments | 2589 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Man hit by car while walking on Highway 101

A 35-year-old man who was walking on U.S. Highway 101 in Redwood City died this morning after he was hit by a Mazda driven...

Original post made on May. 3, 2009
Last comment by El Chorizo, on Sep 16, 2010 at 9:28 am | 23 comments | 4028 Views

AROUND TOWN

Turning asphalt into opportunity

When Susie Hwang looks at the nearly vacant Edgewood Plaza shopping center, she envisions a place where neighbors might gather,...

Original post made on Aug. 23, 2010
Last comment by Karen Harwell, on Sep 15, 2010 at 10:54 pm | 10 comments | 3257 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Teachers' petition may spark statewide change

A petition by some Palo Alto elementary school teachers may soon spark major changes in schools throughout California. Legislation...

Original post made on Sep. 2, 2010
Last comment by Erin Mershon, on Sep 15, 2010 at 7:21 pm | 36 comments | 3525 Views

ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

Taco Bell on Charleston is razed, What will replace it?

Anyone know?...

Original post made by Fan of TB on Sep. 15, 2010
Last comment by Lineman for the City, on Sep 15, 2010 at 6:31 pm | 8 comments | 2086 Views

ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

Pioneers of disaster attempt to plan for chaos

You could call them the pioneers of disaster. Nearly 60 of them slept under the stars in Juana Briones Park Saturday night...

Original post made on Sep. 12, 2010
Last comment by Lydia Kou, on Sep 15, 2010 at 6:29 pm | 3 comments | 2205 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

Unleashed dog meets Mountain Lion in Arasteradero Preserve

This morning around 8:30am, a woman walking an unleashed dog at Arasteradero Preserve encountered a mountain lion. The mountain...

Original post made by Animal Lover on Sep. 13, 2010
Last comment by Walter_E_Wallis, on Sep 15, 2010 at 6:10 pm | 10 comments | 2101 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

PG&E to investigate gas odor at Oregon, Alma

PG&E spokesman Jeff Smith said Sunday night that the company "will certainly" look into a gas smell residents and passersby...

Original post made on Sep. 13, 2010
Last comment by Neighbor, on Sep 15, 2010 at 4:51 pm | 14 comments | 2740 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

PG&E: What gas mains?

PG&E and Palo Alto Utilities Department officials appeared to be playing out their own version of "What's My Line?" with...

Original post made on Sep. 13, 2010
Last comment by neighbor, on Sep 15, 2010 at 3:25 pm | 23 comments | 4402 Views

SPORTS

Palo Alto Knights off to solid start in football

The Palo Alto Knights' Youth Football League program has opened its 2010 season with two teams still undefeated following...

Original post made on Sep. 14, 2010
Last comment by anonymous, on Sep 15, 2010 at 2:38 pm | 2 comments | 2498 Views
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