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PALO ALTO ISSUES

PG&E pushing for state law to restrict Palo Alto Utilities

Interesting article in the Mercury-News today about PG&E spending millions of dollars for a state initiative to scuttle city-owned...

Original post made by Sarah on Jan. 31, 2010
Last comment by Walter_E_Wallis, on Feb 2, 2010 at 7:45 am | 6 comments | 1553 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

Part of Sand Hill closed due to gas main break

The 1.6-mile section of Sand Hill Road between Whiskey and Portola roads is closed in both directions due to a break in a...

Original post made on Mar. 1, 2010
Last comment by R Wray, on Mar 1, 2010 at 5:55 pm | 2 comments | 1553 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Paly Football State Champs!

Paly 15 -Centennial 13 ...

Original post made by palo alto mom on Dec. 17, 2010
There are no comments yet. 1553 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Car crashes into house in Menlo Park

A car crashed into a house in Menlo Park this afternoon, but according to initial reports nobody was hurt, Menlo Park Fire...

Original post made on Jan. 25, 2010
Last comment by Bill, on Jan 27, 2010 at 12:37 pm | 6 comments | 1553 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Man uses bat, cane in Palo Alto road-rage melee

An Easter visit to Stanford Hospital turned into a violent attack in the middle of the road Sunday when a bat-wielding man...

Original post made on Apr. 11, 2012
Last comment by A Local Motorist, on Apr 12, 2012 at 8:51 pm | 16 comments | 1553 Views

SPORTS

Pinewood girls advance to state basketball finals again

Two special achievements will be on the line when the Pinewood girls' basketball team defends its state championship next...

Original post made on Mar. 20, 2011
Last comment by Rich Altmaier, on Mar 20, 2011 at 4:56 pm | 1 comment | 1553 Views

SPORTS

Riley helping to lead New Zealand to new soccer heights

Ali Riley hasn't had much time to visit her old stomping grounds. Playing for the New Zealand national women's team takes...

Original post made on Oct. 28, 2013
Last comment by Peter Petroski, on Oct 28, 2013 at 12:02 pm | 1 comment | 1553 Views

ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

Newt Gingrich accuses foreigners of manipulating the US Presidential election

Story in the New York Times: http://thecaucus.blogs.nytimes.com/2012/04/12/gingrich-accuses-fox-news-of-bias Newt Gingrich,...

Original post made by newt on Apr. 12, 2012
Last comment by BBC is gr8, on Jun 9, 2012 at 9:42 am | 12 comments | 1553 Views

AROUND TOWN

Wanted: Disaster First Responders

The Palo Alto Fire Departmentís Office of Emergency Services still has room in its five-week, 20-hour Community Emergency...

Original post made by Paul on Sep. 28, 2009
There are no comments yet. 1553 Views

AROUND TOWN

Thanks to Firefighters for Huli-Huli BBQ benefit

Last Sunday the Palo Alto Firefighters very kindly prepared "Huli-Huli" BBQ chickens, and also BBQ plates to benefit Gunn...

Original post made by Michele on Oct. 14, 2009
There are no comments yet. 1553 Views

AROUND TOWN

Foundation gives $100 million to hospital

A $100 million gift was announced today by the David and Lucile Packard Foundation to help with the construction of the $1...

Original post made on Oct. 22, 2009
Last comment by Ada, on Oct 23, 2009 at 12:49 pm | 4 comments | 1553 Views

AROUND TOWN

Memorial for Ellen Fletcher set for Sunday, Nov. 18

The memorial for Ellen Fletcher, Palo Alto's iconic bicycle advocate and longtime City Councilwoman, will be held Sunday...

Original post made on Nov. 13, 2012
Last comment by Fred Balin, on Nov 19, 2012 at 9:09 am | 3 comments | 1553 Views

ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

Heart surgeon Norman Shumway dies

Pioneering heart transplant surgeon Dr. Norman Shumway died Friday morning at his Palo Alto home, one day after reaching...

Original post made on Dec. 19, 2008
Last comment by Paul, on Dec 19, 2008 at 5:40 pm | 2 comments | 1552 Views

ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

Wanted: Identity of man who lost camera at Super Bowl

A New York woman who was in Indianapolis on Sunday, Feb. 5, for the Super Bowl is trying to reunite a fellow football fan...

Original post made on Feb. 13, 2012
Last comment by MaryEllen, on Feb 15, 2012 at 8:43 pm | 22 comments | 1552 Views

AROUND TOWN

Menlo Park man gets nine months for August robbery

A Menlo Park man received a sentence of nine months in San Mateo County jail Monday (Oct. 18) after pleading no contest to...

Original post made on Oct. 21, 2010
Last comment by Tyler Hanley, on Oct 21, 2010 at 10:16 am | 3 comments | 1552 Views

AROUND TOWN

Mark Meyers: There for Our Country

We deployed to Ground Zero WTC NYC on Sept. 18. We left from Travis Air Force Base on a C-5 Constellation and a C-141. Read...

Original post made on Sep. 8, 2011
There are no comments yet. 1552 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

Neighborhood group hosts crime-prevention class

Seeking to teach residents to make safe choices if confronted by a robber or burglar, the Palo Alto Neighborhoods (PAN) group...

Original post made on Mar. 18, 2011
Last comment by Annette, on Mar 21, 2011 at 4:38 pm | 4 comments | 1551 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

Is pancreatic cancer on the rise?

It just seems like I know more people with pancreatic cancer (or who have passed) than breast cancer. I did not know Steve...

Original post made by concerned on Oct. 5, 2011
Last comment by Ghost, on Oct 22, 2011 at 7:31 pm | 9 comments | 1551 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

Critics of high-speed rail prepare for next chapter

California's contentious drive to build a high-speed-rail system between San Francisco and Los Angeles sped ahead last week,...

Original post made on Jul. 13, 2012
Last comment by NONIMBYS, on Jul 19, 2012 at 11:40 pm | 13 comments | 1551 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Officer injured in tussle, police dog bites suspect

A Menlo Park police officer was roughed up and a San Jose man bitten by a police dog on Tuesday evening in an incident in...

Original post made on Jun. 1, 2011
Last comment by Eryn, on Mar 7, 2012 at 11:23 pm | 11 comments | 1551 Views
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