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AROUND TOWN

Letters

Library dismay Read the full story here http://www.PaloAltoOnline.com/weekly/story.php?story_id=11638 posted Friday, September...

Original post made on Sep. 18, 2009
Last comment by Fed Up, again, on Oct 9, 2010 at 6:38 am | 6 comments | 2278 Views

ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

Conlon, Gordon vie for Assembly District 21 seat

Democrat Rich Gordon and Republican Greg Conlon, rivals for the California State Assembly District 21, agree upon one thing...

Original post made on Oct. 7, 2010
Last comment by Resident, on Oct 8, 2010 at 10:22 pm | 2 comments | 3386 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

Debate on Measure R firefighters' proposal Oct. 6

A pro-and-con debate of Palo Alto's Measure R -- which would mandate voter approval for any cutback in Fire Department staffing...

Original post made on Oct. 5, 2010
Last comment by so, on Oct 8, 2010 at 10:18 pm | 32 comments | 2790 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

Opponents of firefighter measure raise $58,000

A coalition of former Palo Alto mayors has raised more than $58,000 to defeat a ballot measure that would lock in firefighter...

Original post made on Oct. 6, 2010
Last comment by Walter_E_Wallis, on Oct 8, 2010 at 1:44 pm | 24 comments | 2817 Views

ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

Social, environmental advocate Mary Davey dies

Mary Davey, who divided her energies between supporting environmental and social causes, died Saturday evening at Stanford...

Original post made on Oct. 3, 2010
Last comment by Joel, on Oct 8, 2010 at 1:16 pm | 22 comments | 8116 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Vote YES on Measure E

Foothill College and De Anza College are among the best community colleges in the nation. Today, community colleges are becoming...

Original post made by KEN HOROWITZ on Sep. 25, 2010
Last comment by Senior, on Oct 8, 2010 at 12:45 pm | 10 comments | 2482 Views

RESTAURANTS

The real deal

Kirk's Steakburgers is a quasi-fast-food haven smack dab in the middle of Town & Country Village's tony new eateries. It's...

Original post made on Oct. 8, 2010
Last comment by Helen Harmon, on Oct 8, 2010 at 12:41 pm | 1 comment | 5690 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

two bicyclists hospitalized after being hit by cars in Palo Alto on Thursday

Mercury-News is reporting that two bicyclists were hit by cars on Thursday in separate indicidents. Both bicyclists were...

Original post made by commuter on Oct. 8, 2010
Last comment by Tyler Hanley, on Oct 8, 2010 at 12:40 pm | 1 comment | 2120 Views

ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

Judge nixes M-A plans for night football

A San Mateo County judge, in a preliminary injunction issued Tuesday (Oct. 5), agreed with a group of Atherton neighbors...

Original post made on Oct. 7, 2010
Last comment by peter got spanked, on Oct 8, 2010 at 11:30 am | 23 comments | 3428 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

Seniors at Stanford

Standford has some major projects on the table and this would be a good time to ask for public benefits, such as reduced...

Original post made by senior on Oct. 8, 2010
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CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Van Bragt pleads 'no contest' to murder charge

Herman "Tim" Van Bragt pleaded "no contest" today in Santa Clara County Superior Court in San Jose for the March 7, 2008,...

Original post made on May. 22, 2009
Last comment by IRS Tax Attorney, on Oct 8, 2010 at 7:58 am | 5 comments | 3116 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

'Superman' hits Woodside High School

Woodside High School is cast in an unflattering spotlight this week with the nation-wide opening of the documentary "Waiting...

Original post made on Sep. 28, 2010
Last comment by Parent, on Oct 8, 2010 at 7:55 am | 38 comments | 23255 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Two robbed in East Palo Alto Tuesday night

East Palo Alto police were left with few leads after a pair of men robbed two people in a residential neighborhood Tuesday...

Original post made on Oct. 8, 2010
Last comment by Cynthia, on Oct 8, 2010 at 12:30 am | 1 comment | 2035 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

Palo Alto, Menlo Park, Atherton sue rail authority

Palo Alto, Atherton and Menlo Park launched a fresh lawsuit Thursday against the California High-Speed Rail Authority, claiming...

Original post made on Oct. 5, 2010
Last comment by YayHSR, on Oct 7, 2010 at 9:06 pm | 6 comments | 3503 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Helicopters circling overhead!

I was on my way home tonight and noticed a black helicopter circling overhead several times. This was near the intersection...

Original post made by Just going home... on Oct. 6, 2010
Last comment by ummmm, on Oct 7, 2010 at 9:02 pm | 3 comments | 2674 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Bicyclist dies after being hit by car in Atherton

A 62-year-old bicyclist was struck by a car and killed while crossing a major thoroughfare in Atherton this morning (Thursday),...

Original post made on Sep. 30, 2010
Last comment by friend, on Oct 7, 2010 at 6:22 pm | 25 comments | 3712 Views

AROUND TOWN

Today's events (Sept. 28)

[http://philharmonia.org/sept10.html Robert Levin plays Mozart] Nicholas McGegan leads the Philharmonia Baroque Orchestra...

Original post made on Oct. 7, 2010
Last comment by Walker User, on Oct 7, 2010 at 4:34 pm | 1 comment | 2149 Views

AROUND TOWN

Blood donors may win bottle of wine

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Original post made on Dec. 18, 2007
Last comment by golda gluck, on Oct 7, 2010 at 2:11 pm | 3 comments | 4085 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

'Alternative high schools' used to be Palo Alto's solution to overstressed students

I've heard parents talk about how their kids "survived" Palo Alto's high schools. My own school years in Palo Alto during...

Original post made on Oct. 3, 2010
Last comment by Walter_E_Wallis, on Oct 7, 2010 at 1:37 pm | 24 comments | 5751 Views

AROUND TOWN

Moonlight Run breaks attendance records

The 26th annual Palo Alto Weekly Moonlight Run and Walk drew nearly 4,000 participants to the Baylands Friday evening (Sept....

Original post made on Sep. 27, 2010
Last comment by Ron Wolf, on Oct 7, 2010 at 11:13 am | 8 comments | 2262 Views
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Save $5 when you register by Monday, July 31

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