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CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Woman arrested for Bay Area auto burglaries

One woman has been arrested and a second is being sought in connection with a series of auto break-in burglaries in several...

Original post made on Dec. 30, 2010
Last comment by Crescent Park Dad, on Jan 4, 2011 at 9:11 am | 2 comments | 2200 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Palo Alto boy arrested for cell-phone robbery

Palo Alto police arrested a 14-year-old boy Wednesday who they say robbed another boy of his cell phone on Park Boulevard...

Original post made on Dec. 30, 2010
Last comment by Crescent Park Dad, on Jan 4, 2011 at 8:59 am | 18 comments | 2538 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Girls' Middle Schools seeks move to Palo Alto

The Girls' Middle School, which has operated out of a Mountain View church since its founding 12 years ago, is seeking to...

Original post made on Dec. 29, 2010
Last comment by JO, on Jan 3, 2011 at 11:25 pm | 38 comments | 4125 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Woman at Stanford Assaulted

I just read a news brief from Stanford law enforcement that a woman was assaulted at Manzanita Field by a white male, 40s....

Original post made by Hmmm on Jan. 3, 2011
There are no comments yet. 1976 Views

AROUND TOWN

Cell phone takes center stage at Zumot trial

Less then an hour before Palo Alto firefighters found the charred remains of 29-year-old Jennifer Schipsi in a burned cottage...

Original post made on Jan. 3, 2011
There are no comments yet. 3017 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

East Palo Alto murder trial begins

An attorney for an East Palo Alto resident accused of fatally shooting a man said Monday (Jan. 3) that his client was justified...

Original post made on Jan. 3, 2011
There are no comments yet. 3223 Views

AROUND TOWN

2010: Year in Photos

2010 was a year filled with emotion and events that changed the community, from a tragic plane crash in East Palo Alto to...

Original post made on Jan. 3, 2011
There are no comments yet. 2909 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Stanford endowment jumps 10 percent last year

Stanford University is working its way back to financial health following devastating investment losses in 2008-09. But Stanford...

Original post made on Jan. 3, 2011
There are no comments yet. 2466 Views

SPORTS

Short road trip leads to big Pac-10 hoops win for Stanford women

After handing two of the top five nationally ranked teams a loss last week at home, the Stanford women's basketball team...

Original post made on Jan. 3, 2011
Last comment by Been waitin' a long time..., on Jan 3, 2011 at 12:30 pm | 1 comment | 1944 Views

AROUND TOWN

Caltrain crossings set for safety improvements

Caltrain crossings at four Palo Alto locations will soon be equipped with wider sidewalks, new fences, guardrails and increased...

Original post made on Dec. 29, 2010
Last comment by BP Parent, on Jan 3, 2011 at 10:43 am | 10 comments | 3507 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

Police hunt for crash victims near Foothills Park

Palo Alto police searched for nearly two hours using dogs and a helicopter for the occupants of a vehicle that crashed into...

Original post made on Dec. 31, 2010
Last comment by Picky Picky, on Jan 3, 2011 at 8:54 am | 15 comments | 3952 Views

AROUND TOWN

Beautiful University Ave Trees with Lights

Happy New Year to all...so often these forum focus on issues that are challenging for the day. I wanted to take the time...

Original post made by GratefulResident on Jan. 2, 2011
Last comment by Todd, on Jan 3, 2011 at 7:28 am | 2 comments | 1789 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Fatal bus accident similar to 2007 crosswalk incident

Today's fatal bus/pedestrian crash is similar to a bus/pedestrian accident in late October 2007, when an 86-year-old man...

Original post made on Dec. 30, 2010
Last comment by palo alto mom, on Jan 2, 2011 at 5:24 pm | 4 comments | 2286 Views

AROUND TOWN

On Deadline: A decade of editing 'a newspaper worth the reading'

As a story in today's Upfront news section conveys, I'll be retiring from the Weekly's editorship at the end of January....

Original post made on Dec. 5, 2010
Last comment by Bryan Long, on Jan 2, 2011 at 11:06 am | 2 comments | 4155 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

East Palo Alto crime, homicide rates plummet

If the New Year will bring anything positive after 12 months of economic decline, at least in East Palo Alto the crime and...

Original post made on Dec. 29, 2010
Last comment by Sol, on Jan 2, 2011 at 9:55 am | 8 comments | 2708 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

New Skype employees

I read in the Daily Post on Friday that Skype plans to have 500 new employees to their Palo Alto location. Most of you may...

Original post made by Too Much Traffic on Dec. 27, 2010
Last comment by Equality for all, on Jan 1, 2011 at 2:01 pm | 14 comments | 2679 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

acid bomb explosion in front of Palo Alto home

Attack was Friday morning. Police say the homeowners have been attacked in the past. Story in the Mercury-News: http://www.mercurynews.com/breaking-news/ci_16984716...

Original post made by resident on Dec. 31, 2010
There are no comments yet. 2329 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

JJ&F to close; new market planned for site

JJ&F, Palo Alto's longtime neighborhood food store, is being sold, owners Lloyd, Dennis and John Garcia announced "with great...

Original post made on Nov. 23, 2010
Last comment by Free speech is terrible, on Dec 31, 2010 at 4:36 pm | 68 comments | 6203 Views

SPORTS

VanDerveer: "Tonight it's about Stanford"

Jeanette Pohlen scored a career-high 31 points and matched her season-high with nine rebounds as the Stanford women's basketball...

Original post made on Dec. 31, 2010
Last comment by Basketball Fan, on Dec 31, 2010 at 6:04 am | 1 comment | 2668 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

TV thief threatens to run over Walmart employees

A man threatened to run over two Walmart employees with his minivan on Dec. 23 after walking out of the Mountain View store...

Original post made on Dec. 29, 2010
Last comment by Double D, on Dec 30, 2010 at 11:13 pm | 12 comments | 2349 Views
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