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New firefighter contract may stave off layoffs

Palo Alto's breakthrough agreement with its firefighter union over a new labor contract will save the city more than $1 million...

Original post made on Oct. 13, 2011
Last comment by breakdown, on Oct 14, 2011 at 6:38 pm | 21 comments | 2876 Views


Palo Alto raises red flags about rail funding

Nearly a month after California legislators passed a bill to begin construction of high-speed rail, Palo Alto officials are...

Original post made on Aug. 16, 2012
Last comment by whaddayaknow, on Aug 16, 2012 at 3:04 pm | 1 comment | 2876 Views


New parks, bathrooms top Palo Alto's list of recreation needs

With Palo Alto preparing to unveil a new vision for recreation, some residents are calling for more nature, whether new neighborhood...

Original post made on Sep. 7, 2015
Last comment by Granny Nanny, on Sep 7, 2015 at 10:54 am | 2 comments | 2876 Views


School board eyes further budget cuts with least classroom impact

The school board continued to revise and refine the district's approach to mitigating its budget shortfall at a special meeting...

Original post made on Mar. 7, 2017
Last comment by Resident, on Mar 18, 2017 at 10:53 pm | 7 comments | 2876 Views


A game of perfection for Palo Alto Little League pitcher

Palo Alto Sport Shop needed a victory and some help to wrap up a berth in the Palo Alto Little League playoffs, so manager...

Original post made on May. 27, 2011
Last comment by Jonas, on May 27, 2011 at 11:02 pm | 3 comments | 2876 Views


Highlights of Eshoo's responses on health care reform

The basics of the proposed health care-reform legislation currently before Congress were outlined by Congresswoman Anna Eshoo,...

Original post made on Sep. 14, 2009
Last comment by Perspective, on Nov 6, 2009 at 5:09 pm | 29 comments | 2876 Views


Menlo Park fire district strikes deal with Facebook

The Menlo Park Fire Protection District board voted unanimously on Tuesday to enter into an agreement between Facebook and...

Original post made on Apr. 25, 2012
Last comment by Hmmm, on Apr 25, 2012 at 9:18 pm | 3 comments | 2876 Views


Palo Alto's airport takeover delayed until 2013

Palo Alto's plan to take over operation of Palo Alto Airport has fallen behind schedule because of vacancies and turnover...

Original post made on Jul. 28, 2011
Last comment by baumgrenze, on Aug 1, 2011 at 9:10 pm | 20 comments | 2875 Views


The Weekly recommends

Read the full story here posted Saturday, November 3, 2012,...

Original post made on Nov. 3, 2012
Last comment by bru, on Nov 5, 2012 at 11:33 am | 6 comments | 2875 Views


Welcoming the year of the dragon

For many of Chinese descent, the Chinese New Year is the most important holiday of the year -- a bit like Christmas and New...

Original post made on Feb. 4, 2012
Last comment by Anonymous, on Feb 4, 2012 at 8:37 am | 1 comment | 2875 Views


$50,000 reward offered in David Lewis homicide

Gov. Arnold Schwarzenegger's office announced Wednesday it will issue a $50,000 reward to anyone with information leading...

Original post made on Jul. 8, 2010
Last comment by Anon., on Jul 13, 2010 at 11:28 pm | 3 comments | 2875 Views


Crash at Middlefield and Charleston

At about 4:20 late this afternoon a Volkswagen flipped over on Middlefield near Charleston. Apparently another vehicle smashed...

Original post made by here we go again on Dec. 3, 2012
Last comment by the Second busiest corner of the Peninsula, on Dec 3, 2012 at 10:03 pm | 1 comment | 2875 Views


Stanford football is 3-0 for the first time since 2001

Stanford sophomore quarterback Andrew Luck felt good, real good, and the result is Stanford's best start to a season in nine...

Original post made on Sep. 19, 2010
Last comment by Fan, on Sep 23, 2010 at 12:19 pm | 7 comments | 2875 Views


Big plays lead unbeaten Gunn to a second straight win

==B Friday's prep football== The Gunn High football team went into Friday night's home opener with the possibility of...

Original post made on Sep. 8, 2012
Last comment by Jeff, on Sep 8, 2012 at 5:07 pm | 2 comments | 2875 Views


Al Qaeda's Ayman al-Zawahiri getting desperate


Original post made by Gary on Apr. 23, 2008
Last comment by Paul, on Apr 25, 2008 at 1:48 pm | 16 comments | 2875 Views


Is Your Utility Bill Late?


Original post made by Lois on May. 28, 2008
Last comment by Sue Dremann, Palo Alto Weekly staff reporter, on May 30, 2008 at 12:11 pm | 2 comments | 2875 Views


Eshoo votes against FISA amendments


Original post made on Jun. 24, 2008
Last comment by Voice Of Truth, on Jul 1, 2008 at 2:11 am | 26 comments | 2875 Views


EPA residents protest arrival of sex offender

A crowd gathered Thursday night outside an East Palo Alto residence where a man considered a sexually violent predator by...

Original post made on Aug. 28, 2009
Last comment by Pat xxx, on Oct 5, 2009 at 9:38 pm | 21 comments | 2875 Views


Atherton woman pleads no contest to DUI

A 63-year-old Atherton woman who was arrested for driving under the influence during a chaotic exit from a Menlo Park parking...

Original post made on Feb. 9, 2012
Last comment by Gethin, on Feb 9, 2012 at 2:54 pm | 8 comments | 2874 Views


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 | 2874 Views
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