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Stanford freshman Green out for hoops season with injury

==B Stanford roundup == ==I Luck, DeCastro finalists for awards == Stanford women's basketball freshman guard Alex Green...

Original post made on Nov. 21, 2011
Last comment by Tom, on Nov 22, 2011 at 10:43 am | 2 comments | 2746 Views


Menlo Park Legends advance to Far West League playoffs

The Menlo Park Legends' semipro baseball team finished its regular season taking two of three games during the weekend from...

Original post made on Jul. 31, 2012
Last comment by Another PA fan, on Aug 3, 2012 at 3:12 pm | 2 comments | 2746 Views


Simitian to hold 'Education Update' Saturday

For parents and community members concerned about the state of education, Senator Joe Simitian will hold an "Education Update"...

Original post made on Jan. 22, 2009
Last comment by YouShouldKnow, on Jan 22, 2009 at 11:20 am | 1 comment | 2745 Views


Heritage tree falls in Menlo, where plenty hear

Money doesn't grow on trees, but apparently it does grow if you chop the tree down. After an hour and a half of late-night...

Original post made on Jan. 26, 2011
Last comment by MP Resident, on Feb 2, 2011 at 2:52 pm | 18 comments | 2745 Views


Stanford student groups plan protest of Blair visit

Former British Prime Minister Tony Blair will give a talk at Stanford University today on development in Africa, and several...

Original post made on May. 17, 2012
Last comment by Sharon, on May 18, 2012 at 6:44 pm | 32 comments | 2745 Views


Residents weigh in on bike/pedestrian path across 101

When it comes to finding a place for an improved bike/pedestrian path that will cross U.S. Highway 101 in south Palo Alto,...

Original post made on Sep. 3, 2010
Last comment by Alan, on Sep 6, 2010 at 8:23 pm | 13 comments | 2745 Views


Palo Alto police arrest three for arson

Three teens have been arrested in connection with a series of arsons at Hoover Elementary School, according to a joint statement...

Original post made on Sep. 23, 2009
Last comment by It's too Hot, on Sep 25, 2009 at 5:19 pm | 19 comments | 2744 Views


Let her celebration begin: Azarenka wins Bank of the West title at Stanford

A day after her 21st birthday, Victoria Azarenka became the latest Bank of the West Classic champion. She beat Maria Sharapova,...

Original post made on Aug. 2, 2010
Last comment by Member, on Aug 2, 2010 at 11:36 am | 1 comment | 2744 Views


Stanford freshman McPhee earns Pac-12 hoop honor

==BI Cardinal roundup== Following breakout performances in the Battle of the Bay against California on Wednesday and Sunday,...

Original post made on Feb. 24, 2015
There are no comments yet. 2744 Views


Palo Alto schools prepare for H1N1 virus

Following the adage that cleanliness is next to godliness, the Palo Alto Unified School District is urging families and school...

Original post made on Sep. 14, 2009
Last comment by A Noun Ea Mus, on Sep 16, 2009 at 4:43 pm | 16 comments | 2744 Views



Save CA is a way to reduce cost and save taxpayers' money. SAFE CA Act press conference to replace the death penalty...

Original post made by Alice Schaffer Smith on Aug. 31, 2011
Last comment by Walter_E_Wallis, on Sep 5, 2011 at 5:17 pm | 92 comments | 2744 Views


Palo Altan to receive Congressional Gold Medal

An 85-year old Palo Alto woman will receive the Congressional Gold Medal, the White House announced July 1. Margaret Phelan...

Original post made on Jul. 6, 2009
Last comment by Radar, on Jul 9, 2009 at 5:16 pm | 23 comments | 2744 Views


Police hunt for armed men at Menlo Park Safeway

Employees at a Menlo Park Safeway store had a scare early Monday morning (Aug. 16) when police evacuated the store searching...

Original post made on Aug. 16, 2010
Last comment by Anon., on Aug 19, 2010 at 1:31 pm | 8 comments | 2743 Views


Stanford stem-cell funding surpasses all others


Original post made on Jul. 1, 2008
Last comment by Victoria Harris, on Dec 22, 2008 at 5:10 am | 8 comments | 2743 Views


Shop Talk

TONY THE BARBER: RETIRED ... When Tony Nicosia, who owned the barbershop at Charleston Shopping Center in Palo Alto, went...

Original post made on Oct. 16, 2009
Last comment by Mr. Big, on Oct 26, 2009 at 12:59 pm | 2 comments | 2743 Views


Palo Alto plans to add furniture, cut lanes on California Avenue

California Avenue may soon be equipped with brand new street furniture, a splashy new fountain and fewer travel lanes. Read...

Original post made on Mar. 12, 2010
Last comment by same old, same old, on Mar 16, 2010 at 9:08 am | 25 comments | 2743 Views


Facebucks: Economic impact study released

With all the fanfare over Facebook relocating to Menlo Park,the question of why that was such a boon to the city sometimes...

Original post made on Dec. 7, 2011
Last comment by jacko, on Dec 10, 2011 at 7:59 am | 5 comments | 2743 Views


Midtown residents make connections count

When Cynthia Tham picked up her daughter from El Carmelo Elementary School on a recent weekday afternoon, her return home...

Original post made on Mar. 18, 2016
There are no comments yet. 2743 Views


Editorial: An unacceptable 'community dialogue'

Last Thursday's meeting on the future of the California Avenue area is a classic example of a meeting that went bad, ending...

Original post made on Feb. 20, 2009
Last comment by I was there, on Mar 9, 2009 at 1:41 am | 18 comments | 2742 Views


Rapist/attempted murderer Blanks loses court appeal

A Santa Clara man convicted of committing multiple sex crimes and attempted murder in Palo Alto lost an appeal in the California...

Original post made on Sep. 10, 2013
Last comment by Jon Parsons, on Sep 11, 2013 at 8:09 pm | 2 comments | 2742 Views
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Best Of Palo Alto ballot is here

It's time to decide what local business is worthy of the title "Best Of Palo Alto" — and you get to decide! Cast your ballot online. Voting ends May 29th. Stay tuned for the results in the July 21st issue of the Palo Alto Weekly.