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PALO ALTO ISSUES

100+ room hotel at Stanford Shopping Center?

A 100-plus room hotel is part of a major expansion plan for the Stanford Shopping Center, most likely situated along El Camino...

Original post made on Apr. 16, 2009
Last comment by Katy, on Apr 16, 2009 at 11:14 am | 2 comments | 1840 Views

AROUND TOWN

Stanford professor becomes first Jew to win 'Arab Nobel Prize'

Good news for a change! Stanford professor Ronald Levy, who heads the university's Oncology department, told Haaretz that...

Original post made by Sharon on Apr. 16, 2009
There are no comments yet. 1998 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Computers, cameras stolen from Gunn

Two Macintosh computers and 14 digital cameras – totaling between $5,000 and $10,000 – were stolen from Gunn...

Original post made on Apr. 16, 2009
Last comment by Resident, on Apr 16, 2009 at 9:50 am | 1 comment | 2101 Views

ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

Earth Day founder shares recipe for change

Denis Hayes, who launched the modern environmental movement when he brought 20 million people into the streets on April 22,...

Original post made on Apr. 15, 2009
Last comment by Walter_E_Wallis, on Apr 15, 2009 at 9:39 pm | 5 comments | 2036 Views

ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

The Tax Collapse?

Tax collections are going to be brutal this year, for both middle class and the rich. I am very middle class, and I have...

Original post made by Ruth on Apr. 13, 2009
Last comment by Peter, on Apr 15, 2009 at 8:33 pm | 7 comments | 1860 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

East Palo Alto woman killed in Sunday crash

Rhonda Hill, 47, of East Palo Alto was killed Sunday in a car crash in San Ramon, according to the Contra Costa County coroner's...

Original post made on Apr. 14, 2009
Last comment by s.white, on Apr 15, 2009 at 2:50 pm | 4 comments | 1911 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Atherton: Pedestrian, 15, struck in crosswalk

A Redwood City girl of about 15 ended up in Stanford Hospital with a broken leg Monday after she was hit by a car at around...

Original post made on Apr. 8, 2009
Last comment by safe driver, on Apr 15, 2009 at 2:31 pm | 21 comments | 2089 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

United To Charge Heavier Passengers Twice To Fly

"If "beefy" or "curvy" describes you, here is a word of warning: United Airlines will begin aggressively enforcing a new...

Original post made by Sharon on Apr. 15, 2009
Last comment by Walter_E_Wallis, on Apr 15, 2009 at 12:32 pm | 6 comments | 1956 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Arson fires set in Palo Alto on Easter Sunday

A rash of dumpster fires reported in Palo Alto early Sunday has sparked an investigation by the Palo Alto Police Department. Read...

Original post made on Apr. 14, 2009
Last comment by Resident, on Apr 15, 2009 at 9:29 am | 14 comments | 2138 Views

SPORTS

Local athletes make their mark in Ivy League

Palo Alto grad Nathan Ford is having another banner year for the Cornell baseball team and he's one of many local athletes...

Original post made on Apr. 15, 2009
Last comment by SHP Booster, on Apr 15, 2009 at 8:13 am | 1 comment | 2221 Views

SPORTS

Swim team competitive tryouts

Los Altos Mountain View Aquatic Club Swim Team Assessment - 4:30 p.m. M-F at Eagle Pool in Mountain View. Year-round swim...

Original post made by LAMV on Apr. 15, 2009
There are no comments yet. 2284 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Two charged with assault using screwdriver

Mountain View police arrested two "associated gang members" on charges of assault with a deadly weapon after the men allegedly...

Original post made on Apr. 13, 2009
Last comment by Mark R, on Apr 14, 2009 at 8:46 pm | 7 comments | 1750 Views

ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

The world has changed

Contrary to what some posters to these forums have said, the recent piracy situation called for a more reasoned approach...

Original post made by Peter on Apr. 13, 2009
Last comment by Sharon, on Apr 14, 2009 at 7:58 pm | 57 comments | 2076 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

City of Palo Alto Comments About Federal Broadband Stimulus Funds

Here is the link to Palo Alto's comments submitted on the April 13, 2009, deadline about the Federal Stimulus funds for the...

Original post made by Herb Borock on Apr. 14, 2009
Last comment by Adds, on Apr 14, 2009 at 4:46 pm | 1 comment | 1861 Views

ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

Health care chat with Hal Luft today

Harold S. "Hal" Luft will be live on TownSquare to talk with readers about his, and their, ideas for national health care...

Original post made by Jocelyn Dong on Apr. 13, 2009
Last comment by Mike, on Apr 14, 2009 at 2:13 pm | 23 comments | 3158 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

Palo Alto budget gap explodes -- tempers, too

Tanking revenues have prompted Palo Alto city officials to increase the projected budget shortfall by $2 million, to about...

Original post made on Apr. 7, 2009
Last comment by Jake, on Apr 14, 2009 at 2:02 pm | 119 comments | 5879 Views

AROUND TOWN

The world through a lens

==I Emerging photographer captures life and culture during her travels== Wouldn't you like to travel the world? Save enough...

Original post made on Apr. 14, 2009
Last comment by Lisa, on Apr 14, 2009 at 11:31 am | 2 comments | 1851 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Crash victim remains on life support

A 37-year-old woman severely injured in an East Palo Alto auto crash a week ago remains on life support, Police Sgt. Alma...

Original post made on Apr. 14, 2009
There are no comments yet. 2012 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Witnesses help nab Palo Alto burglary suspects

Alert witnesses led to the arrest of two East Palo Alto juveniles, 13 and 15, for a Palo Alto home burglary and attempted...

Original post made on Apr. 8, 2009
Last comment by Nora Charles, on Apr 13, 2009 at 8:17 pm | 46 comments | 2452 Views

SPORTS

Fast time for Paly's MacQuitty at Arcadia meet

Year in an out, the Arcadia Invitational produces most of the best track and field marks in the nation at this time of year...

Original post made on Apr. 13, 2009
Last comment by Jeb, on Apr 13, 2009 at 8:01 pm | 2 comments | 2524 Views
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