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AROUND TOWN

City-Wide Garage Sale?

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Original post made by NFahrenthold on Jul. 6, 2008
Last comment by catchiej, on Jun 2, 2010 at 11:25 pm | 4 comments | 6055 Views

AROUND TOWN

New fees ahead for Palo Alto Children's Theatre?

Palo Alto's young actors could soon face fees ranging from $50 to $300 to participate in plays at the Children's Theatre...

Original post made on May. 26, 2010
Last comment by One Parent, on Jun 2, 2010 at 4:54 pm | 56 comments | 4369 Views

ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

Former Palo Alto mayor joins Knight Foundation

Former Palo Alto Mayor Judy Kleinberg, an attorney known for her work with technology companies and nonprofits, has joined...

Original post made on Jun. 2, 2010
Last comment by Lytle was a menace, on Jun 2, 2010 at 4:08 pm | 5 comments | 2356 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Let's show our gratitude to those rail road crossing watchers.

This posting is not really for discussion. It is for collecting our voices of gratitude to those who watch the rail road...

Original post made by Gratefullness on Jun. 1, 2010
Last comment by Waterman, on Jun 2, 2010 at 3:16 pm | 3 comments | 2008 Views

ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

What ceiling? Entrepreneurial women claim high-tech turf

Silicon Valley is a beacon of hope to this breed of entrepreneur -- young, energetic, tech-savvy, and brazenly ambitious....

Original post made on Jun. 2, 2010
Last comment by Amanda More, on Jun 2, 2010 at 1:02 pm | 2 comments | 29971 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

no soliciting -- even for firefighters

On the weekend a firefighter was at our door soliciting signatures for the petition. We've got a "no soliciting" sign which...

Original post made by paresident on May. 24, 2010
Last comment by Marisol, on Jun 2, 2010 at 12:51 pm | 19 comments | 2605 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Anyone know what happened to woman @ Stanford Shopping Center?

Saturday afternoon, there was a woman lying on the ground in front of Hair International next to a car; the fire dept arrived...

Original post made by Curious on May. 10, 2010
Last comment by Metiche' too, on Jun 2, 2010 at 12:02 pm | 5 comments | 2132 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Thoughts on Gunn incident & teaching good judgement

I think the question asked in another forum of what should the Gunn student with the airgun in his car have done is a very...

Original post made by Bru on May. 28, 2010
Last comment by Anon., on Jun 2, 2010 at 11:49 am | 90 comments | 4779 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

More than 200 arrested in Bay Area for DUI

Fatalities were down and DUI arrests were up both statewide and in the Bay Area during the California Highway Patrol's maximum...

Original post made on Jun. 1, 2010
Last comment by Anon., on Jun 2, 2010 at 11:03 am | 5 comments | 2179 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Gunn honors its spring athletes with awards

Gunn High capped a successful spring season by with its annual Springs Sports Award night last week, during which the school's...

Original post made on Jun. 2, 2010
Last comment by Joe, on Jun 2, 2010 at 10:00 am | 1 comment | 2881 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Palo Alto kidnap case called 'very violent'

The kidnap and rape of a woman who had parked her car on El Camino Real in Palo Alto last Saturday (May 22) is being described...

Original post made on May. 28, 2010
Last comment by Chrisc, on Jun 1, 2010 at 10:26 pm | 26 comments | 3518 Views

ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

Will You Be The First?

Suppose S is any set that contains 10 distinct integers between 1 and 100. You can always find two disjoint, non-empty...

Original post made by Carlos F Gauss on May. 25, 2010
Last comment by Carlos F Gauss, on Jun 1, 2010 at 8:37 pm | 11 comments | 2999 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Gunn student, 18, arrested in Palo Alto after lockdown

An 18-year-old Gunn High School student, Weston Healy, was arrested Thursday afternoon for possession of a weapon on a school...

Original post made on May. 27, 2010
Last comment by grewupinpa, on Jun 1, 2010 at 6:02 pm | 185 comments | 7949 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

a vote for Carly is a vote for Barbara Boxer

New statewide polls say that extremist Republican candidates like Carly Fiorina have no chance against the Democrats in the...

Original post made by Carly on May. 31, 2010
Last comment by vote for the policy, on Jun 1, 2010 at 4:43 pm | 6 comments | 1892 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

Palo Alto fires back at fire union president

A heated dispute between the City of Palo Alto and its firefighters' union -- even before the two sides sit down to negotiate...

Original post made on May. 22, 2010
Last comment by Taxpayer, on Jun 1, 2010 at 12:02 pm | 96 comments | 4780 Views

SPORTS

The Cardinal road to Omaha will start in Fullerton

NCAA baseball Menlo School grad Kenny Diekroeger will be getting his first taste of the postseason on the college level...

Original post made on Jun. 1, 2010
Last comment by Joe Baldwin, on Jun 1, 2010 at 11:19 am | 1 comment | 2318 Views

ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

'Change student testing,' ranking U.S. education official says

A top federal education official laid down a challenge to Silicon Valley Thursday: Use cutting-edge cognitive science to...

Original post made on May. 28, 2010
Last comment by palo alto mom, on Jun 1, 2010 at 9:47 am | 16 comments | 2823 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

University Ave. apartment complex on fire

I just drove back from downtown and there is a huge plume of smoke and trees on fire on or near University. It looks terrible....

Original post made by Anon. on May. 31, 2010
Last comment by report, on May 31, 2010 at 11:32 pm | 12 comments | 3062 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Firefighters battle three-alarm blaze in Palo Alto

Firefighters are combating a three-alarm blaze tonight at an apartment complex in Palo Alto, a fire captain said. Read the...

Original post made on May. 31, 2010
Last comment by Anon, on May 31, 2010 at 9:53 pm | 4 comments | 1945 Views

SPORTS

It's not the baseball ending that Paly wanted

It was not supposed to end this way, not after the sensational season compiled by the Palo Alto baseball team. Everything...

Original post made on May. 30, 2010
Last comment by j, on May 30, 2010 at 9:54 pm | 4 comments | 3067 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.

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