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Menlo Park school district picks Maurice Ghysels as superintendent

Maurice Ghysels, the superintendent of the elementary school district in Mountain View for five years and, for the last 10...

Original post made on May. 9, 2011
Last comment by Dissapointed Parent, on May 9, 2011 at 12:50 pm | 1 comment | 2720 Views


Stanford's Gerhart named to AFCA All-American team

The first of what could be many postseason honors has arrived for Stanford senior running back Toby Gerhart. Gerhart, who...

Original post made on Dec. 3, 2009
Last comment by Jimbo, on Dec 5, 2009 at 6:48 pm | 3 comments | 2720 Views


General David Petraeus: we have two weeks to save Pakistan from Taliban

UK Telegraph--- While we are distracted by Bidens Pandemic, a $400,000 vanity fly by of NY and the SCOTUS necropolis. We...

Original post made by Sharon on May. 1, 2009
Last comment by Perspective, on May 6, 2009 at 11:54 am | 33 comments | 2720 Views


Facebook acquires new talent from Gowalla

Social-networking giant Facebook confirmed Monday that members from the Austin, Texas, company Gowalla will be moving to...

Original post made on Dec. 5, 2011
Last comment by Steve C, on Dec 7, 2011 at 12:49 pm | 7 comments | 2720 Views


Rinc rec swim closed 6/8/08


Original post made by Jake on Jun. 8, 2008
Last comment by Jake, on Jun 16, 2008 at 5:41 pm | 3 comments | 2719 Views


The Injury Epidemic in Women’s Sports


Original post made by ng on Aug. 17, 2008
Last comment by sue, on Aug 17, 2008 at 9:25 pm | 2 comments | 2719 Views


Albanese tosses another no-hitter while Klausner, Vujovich just miss

==BI Tuesday's prep roundup== With senior pitcher Sammy Albanese stretching her streak of hitless innings to eight games,...

Original post made on Apr. 21, 2010
Last comment by palo alto mom, on Apr 22, 2010 at 8:42 am | 4 comments | 2719 Views


Menlo shocks SHP to move closer to CCS berth

==B Friday's prep football== Sophomore quarterback Jack Heneghan threw for 169 yards and ran for 92 more to lead Menlo...

Original post made on Nov. 12, 2011
Last comment by Ghost of Harbaugh, on Nov 14, 2011 at 10:47 pm | 3 comments | 2719 Views


Narrow sidewalks

Unlike many people who post here, I have no objection to 3-5 story buildings in the built-up areas around town. But, many...

Original post made by Anon on Sep. 19, 2012
Last comment by Shirley Pringle Hensley, on Nov 22, 2012 at 2:00 pm | 5 comments | 2719 Views


Building owners seek exemptions from 'retail protection' law

Citing economic hardships and an inability to land tenants, owners of two Palo Alto buildings are asking the council to waive...

Original post made on Nov. 1, 2017
Last comment by poor WSJ, on Nov 4, 2017 at 3:18 pm | 15 comments | 2718 Views


Caltrain gets $16M grant for signal upgrades

Caltrain's effort to upgrade its train service surged ahead Thursday when the Federal Railroad Administration awarded the...

Original post made on Jun. 23, 2011
Last comment by Walter_E_Wallis, on Jun 27, 2011 at 3:45 pm | 17 comments | 2718 Views


Persian delights

At Kolbeh in Mountain View, there are enticing appetizers, delicious kabobs, delightful wraps, earthy soups, redolent salads,...

Original post made on Nov. 28, 2016
Last comment by Sea Reddy, on Nov 28, 2016 at 3:26 am | 1 comment | 2718 Views


Around Town


Original post made on Aug. 20, 2008
Last comment by Surf, on Sep 8, 2008 at 11:07 am | 12 comments | 2717 Views


How you can help Palo Alto win Google Open Fiber

Palo Alto needs your help now to land a 'game changing' offer. Read the guest opinion here

Original post made on Mar. 5, 2010
Last comment by Carroll Harrington, on Mar 5, 2010 at 12:17 pm | 4 comments | 2717 Views


Child hit in Terman crosswalk - Arastradero too dangerous!

This morning fire trucks raced by as we were headed to Gunn. All traffic stopped and we could see the flashing lights at...

Original post made by Michele on Apr. 29, 2010
Last comment by My kids walk and bike to school, on May 9, 2010 at 3:15 pm | 8 comments | 2717 Views


Man exposes self to middle-school girl -- twice

Mountain View police are searching for a man they believe exposed himself to a local middle-school-aged girl twice in the...

Original post made on May. 10, 2012
Last comment by jess, on May 12, 2012 at 8:58 am | 4 comments | 2717 Views


Police seek help in solving 16-year-old cold case homicide

Palo Alto police are looking for the public's help in their investigation on the fatal shooting of 21-year-old Maria Hsiao...

Original post made on Jun. 11, 2017
Last comment by CrescentParkAnon., on Jun 11, 2017 at 4:28 pm | 2 comments | 2717 Views


Palo Alto wins softball showdown with Castilleja

The stage was set for Castilleja senior softball pitcher Sammy Albanese to make history. All she needed to do was throw a...

Original post made on May. 4, 2010
Last comment by Amy, on May 4, 2010 at 11:09 am | 1 comment | 2717 Views


Palo Alto Babe Ruth 15s reach title game

==BI Youth baseball roundup== Overcoming huge deficits early in the game, the Palo Alto Babe Ruth 15-year-old all-stars...

Original post made on Jul. 21, 2010
Last comment by Theresa, on Jul 21, 2010 at 11:59 am | 2 comments | 2717 Views


Stanford volleyball players earn All-American honors

==B Cardinal corner== ==I Piscotty a preseason All-American== Stanford sophomores Rachel Williams and Carly Wopat were...

Original post made on Dec. 15, 2011
Last comment by John R. Grout, on Dec 15, 2011 at 7:34 am | 1 comment | 2717 Views
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