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PALO ALTO ISSUES

Tall Tree Award winner William Alhouse dies Thursday

William Alhouse, a longtime Palo Alto resident, real-estate agent and community volunteer, died Thursday (Feb. 24). Alhouse,...

Original post made on Feb. 25, 2011
Last comment by Dwight Harbaugh, on Mar 10, 2011 at 7:38 pm | 10 comments | 2826 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Mass shootings

There can be little doubt that, after every publicized mass shooting, there will be a string of copy cat shootings. Like...

Original post made by Walter_E_Wallis on Mar. 11, 2009
Last comment by sadie berman, on Nov 18, 2010 at 7:40 pm | 9 comments | 2826 Views

SPORTS

Cal-Stanford volleyball showdown: No 1. vs. No. 2

==B The Big Spike== There will be plenty at stake when the Stanford women's volleyball team travels to Berkeley for its...

Original post made on Sep. 13, 2011
Last comment by BC, on Sep 13, 2011 at 1:29 pm | 2 comments | 2826 Views

ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

Tech Life: Smart utilities

A quick change to an advanced meter transforms a home from an isolated energy user into a piece of the local energy grid. Read...

Original post made on Oct. 25, 2015
Last comment by Oxymoron, on Nov 5, 2015 at 8:45 am | 11 comments | 2826 Views

AROUND TOWN

East Palo Alto city manager hunt down to the wire

Whomever East Palo Alto's City Council chooses this summer to become city manager, he or she will possess a background that...

Original post made on Jul. 13, 2012
Last comment by Paul Taylor, on Jul 13, 2012 at 8:25 pm | 1 comment | 2826 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

Palo Alto approves staff cuts, fee hikes at animal shelter

Palo Alto's animal shelter may have been saved from the chopping block last month, but the city's cash-strapped animal-services...

Original post made on Jul. 24, 2012
Last comment by lacye, on Jul 29, 2012 at 7:52 am | 14 comments | 2825 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

School board to consider Ohlone expansion

Palo Altans tonight will get the first glimpse of the "recommended" architectural scheme for a new $11.1 million classroom...

Original post made on Mar. 3, 2009
Last comment by jardins, on Mar 4, 2009 at 11:59 am | 12 comments | 2825 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

East Palo Alto sees two shootings in one day

East Palo Alto police are investigating two separate shootings along Cooley Avenue Wednesday, including one that may have...

Original post made on Nov. 7, 2008
Last comment by MIDTOWN MAINTENANCE OF THE RAVENSWOOD COMMUNITY, on Nov 7, 2008 at 2:47 am | 1 comment | 2825 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

High-speed chase cuts through neighborhoods

A high speed chase through Palo Alto neighborhoods early Thursday afternoon was triggered by a routine traffic stop that...

Original post made on Dec. 4, 2008
Last comment by cid, on Dec 8, 2008 at 6:08 pm | 25 comments | 2825 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Woman killed in crash on Highway 85

A woman was killed in a crash on state Highway 85 in Mountain View Saturday evening that is being investigated as a possible...

Original post made on Jun. 25, 2012
Last comment by Ty, on Jun 27, 2012 at 2:33 am | 3 comments | 2825 Views

ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

US Olympic tourists warned about monitoring in hotels

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Original post made by julie on Mar. 21, 2008
Last comment by Tom, on Mar 26, 2008 at 12:42 pm | 17 comments | 2825 Views

ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

Hands-free law goes into effect Tuesday

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Original post made on Jun. 30, 2008
Last comment by silly law, on Jul 3, 2008 at 7:08 am | 12 comments | 2825 Views

ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

'Warming center' to be opened in East Palo Alto

A plan to open a warming center in East Palo Alto for homeless people and families has gotten a $25,000 funding commitment...

Original post made on Feb. 22, 2009
Last comment by lee, on Feb 2, 2010 at 9:46 am | 3 comments | 2825 Views

AROUND TOWN

Harassed by Homeless

I'm tired of being harassed by the homeless in downtown. I admit some of them are perfectly polite and friendly, but there...

Original post made by Mr. M. on Sep. 22, 2010
Last comment by Anon., on Sep 29, 2010 at 4:31 pm | 17 comments | 2825 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Altercation in Palo Alto sparks attack on two

A Menlo Park man is facing multiple felony charges after he allegedly assaulted a woman and another man outside a Palo Alto...

Original post made on Jul. 25, 2012
Last comment by furious , on Jul 26, 2012 at 6:15 am | 5 comments | 2824 Views

ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

Land Phone Lines - Why do we still have them?

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Original post made by Resident on May. 15, 2008
Last comment by Parent, on May 17, 2008 at 9:31 am | 2 comments | 2824 Views

ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

RFK in Palestine

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Original post made by Sharon on Jun. 5, 2008
There are no comments yet. 2824 Views

ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

Students expelled for pot, but no major drug bust at Sacred Heart, school official says

Rumors of a major drug bust at Sacred Heart Preparatory in Atherton appear unfounded, but two students have been expelled...

Original post made on Oct. 30, 2009
Last comment by truper, on Oct 31, 2009 at 4:14 pm | 6 comments | 2824 Views

AROUND TOWN

Palo Altans protest garbage-fee hikes

Palo Alto residents are trashing the city's plan to start charging more for garbage collection. The council will discuss...

Original post made on Sep. 20, 2010
Last comment by Craig Laughton, on Sep 22, 2010 at 6:25 pm | 30 comments | 2824 Views

AROUND TOWN

Palo Alto to celebrate 'Bike to Work Day' Thursday

Members of Palo Alto's enthusiastic bicycle community are expected to put on their helmets, put away their car keys and come...

Original post made on May. 8, 2013
Last comment by good job, on May 10, 2013 at 5:52 pm | 12 comments | 2824 Views
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Burger chain Shake Shack to open in Palo Alto
By Elena Kadvany | 16 comments | 4,192 views

The Cost of Service
By Aldis Petriceks | 1 comment | 959 views

This time we're not lying. HONEST! No, really!
By Douglas Moran | 4 comments | 430 views

Couples: When Wrong Admit It; When Right; Shut Up
By Chandrama Anderson | 0 comments | 407 views

One-on-one time
By Cheryl Bac | 0 comments | 382 views