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AROUND TOWN

2010: A year of crises, cutbacks, crime and caring

To capture the tenor of 2010, the Palo Alto Weekly has selected a range of top news events of the year. Though 2010 had many...

Original post made on Dec. 25, 2010
Last comment by Optimist, on Dec 27, 2010 at 11:39 am | 5 comments | 2033 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

CNN Poll: 75% glad Bush is done

George Bush's popularity numbers are 50% lower than Bill Clinton's when he left office. http://www.cnn.com/2008/POLITICS/12/26/bush.poll/...

Original post made by sarah on Dec. 26, 2008
Last comment by Walter_E_Wallis, on Dec 27, 2008 at 7:47 pm | 5 comments | 2032 Views

ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

Pew Research Poll: Obama 53%, McCain 39%

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Original post made by Poll Watcher on Oct. 21, 2008
Last comment by Donald, on Oct 21, 2008 at 7:40 pm | 2 comments | 2032 Views

ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

Local fund seeks Haiti quake relief donations

The Irene S. Scully Fund, a donor-advised fund of Silicon Valley Community Foundation in Mountain View, will provide up to...

Original post made on Jan. 14, 2010
Last comment by Sharon, on Jan 15, 2010 at 7:30 pm | 3 comments | 2032 Views

ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

Facebook goes public

Instead of chatting on Facebook, a lot of people are talking about Facebook today. The social-networking giant debuted its...

Original post made on May. 18, 2012
Last comment by neighbor, on May 20, 2012 at 2:46 pm | 17 comments | 2032 Views

ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

East Palo Alto men sentenced to four years for threatening child with gun

Two East Palo Alto men who videotaped pushing a young boy in the head with a loaded handgun and threatening to shoot him...

Original post made on Sep. 24, 2014
Last comment by iSez, on Sep 24, 2014 at 12:19 pm | 3 comments | 2032 Views

AROUND TOWN

Police to increase presence at Shoreline concert

A nearly full Mountain View police staff is expected to patrol the Shoreline Amphitheatre's next concert June 26 after six...

Original post made on Jun. 18, 2009
Last comment by MR. IRONIC, on Jun 19, 2009 at 11:09 am | 7 comments | 2032 Views

AROUND TOWN

Around Town

Original post made on Apr. 16, 2010
Last comment by Well,..., on Apr 18, 2010 at 10:27 pm | 5 comments | 2032 Views

AROUND TOWN

East Palo Alto to host gun buyback Saturday

The East Palo Alto Police Department, along with Mayor David Woods, will host its second annual gun buyback on Saturday. Read...

Original post made on Jul. 7, 2010
Last comment by Hmmm, on Jul 10, 2011 at 2:55 pm | 6 comments | 2032 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

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 http://www.PaloAltoOnline.com/weekly/story.php?story_id=12563...

Original post made on Mar. 5, 2010
Last comment by Carroll Harrington, on Mar 5, 2010 at 12:17 pm | 4 comments | 2031 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

Diane Jennings retiring as library director

Diane Jennings -- who since 1986 has worked on Palo Alto library system challenges, served twice as interim director and...

Original post made on Sep. 24, 2010
Last comment by Outside Observer, on Sep 24, 2010 at 6:18 pm | 3 comments | 2031 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Man and victim's girlfriend arrested in stabbing

A man was arrested after allegedly stabbing his 25-year-old cousin in the abdomen early Saturday morning in East Palo Alto,...

Original post made on Jun. 23, 2009
Last comment by Sup, on Jun 23, 2009 at 5:44 pm | 1 comment | 2031 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Stanford student beaten and robbed by three men

A Stanford student was beaten and robbed by three men early Wednesday morning, police said. The 19-year-old student...

Original post made by Sharon on Jun. 26, 2009
Last comment by Hmmm, on Jun 30, 2009 at 1:35 pm | 6 comments | 2031 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

City was warned about checking seating permits

Lack of permits? Gambling at Rick�s? I�m shocked! Before I get into this, I want to make one point very clear: I am...

Original post made by Norm on Sep. 4, 2009
Last comment by MIchelle Garcia, on Feb 13, 2010 at 8:28 pm | 3 comments | 2031 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Man brings pipe bomb to Palo Alto police station

Palo Alto police closed off a portion of Forest Avenue in downtown after a resident brought what appeared to be a pipe bomb...

Original post made on Feb. 25, 2010
Last comment by Hello?, on Feb 26, 2010 at 4:16 pm | 12 comments | 2031 Views

SPORTS

Gunn girls fall just short of a title in De Anza Division finals

==B Girls' track and field== One Robinson sister helped the Gunn girls' track and field team finish third at the 2010...

Original post made on May. 7, 2011
Last comment by Track Athlete, on May 7, 2011 at 4:36 pm | 1 comment | 2031 Views

SPORTS

Castilleja, Gunn girls wrap up league golf titles

==B Wednesday's prep roundup== The Gunn and Castilleja girls' golf teams wrapped up their respective division championships...

Original post made on Oct. 19, 2012
Last comment by Member, on Oct 19, 2012 at 7:18 am | 1 comment | 2031 Views

ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

California Supreme Court forced revelation of $11m

California Supreme Court forced 'Americans for Responsible Leadership' to reveal the source of $11 million dollars they used...

Original post made by Elaine Elbizri on Nov. 5, 2012
Last comment by money laundering, on Nov 6, 2012 at 10:52 am | 1 comment | 2031 Views

AROUND TOWN

new Facebook building is bad for Palo Alto businesses?

Story in the Mercury-News: http://www.mercurynews.com/news/ci_12729574 With their old downtown location, employees would...

Original post made by Donald on Jul. 1, 2009
Last comment by Tim, on Jul 2, 2009 at 6:51 am | 1 comment | 2031 Views

AROUND TOWN

Memorial service Saturday for Ariel Shaker

A memorial service has been set for 1 p.m. Saturday (Nov. 7) for Ariel Shaker, the lifelong Palo Alto resident who was killed...

Original post made on Nov. 6, 2009
Last comment by Moi, on Nov 6, 2009 at 7:29 pm | 1 comment | 2031 Views
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