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CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Palo Alto police release sketch of College Avenue prowler

Palo Alto police have released a sketch of a man who was peering into a second-floor residential window from a tree about...

Original post made on Jan. 16, 2009
Last comment by reader, on Oct 28, 2009 at 11:25 am | 6 comments | 2512 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Motorcyclist, 80, killed in La Honda crash

An 80-year-old Belmont man died in a motorcycle crash near La Honda on Sunday afternoon. Read the full story here http://paloaltoonline.com/news/show_story.php?id=26452...

Original post made on Aug. 13, 2012
Last comment by Wendy Sager Sorensen, on Aug 15, 2012 at 4:16 am | 4 comments | 2512 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

One person unaccounted for in 6-alarm fire

One person remains unaccounted for following a six-alarm apartment building fire in Redwood City that injured 21 people...

Original post made on Jul. 9, 2013
Last comment by neighbor, on Jul 9, 2013 at 9:41 am | 1 comment | 2512 Views

SPORTS

Paly girls' swim disqualification ruins title hopes

==B CCS Championships== Danny Dye had it all figured out. His Palo Alto girls' swim team would win the opening 200 medley...

Original post made on May. 23, 2011
Last comment by Agree2, on May 24, 2011 at 10:27 pm | 6 comments | 2512 Views

SPORTS

Espinosa, Villeneuve help Brown men capture Ivy League water polo title

==B Local collegians== With Palo Alto native Toby Espinosa and Atherton resident Grant Villeneuve both contributing, the...

Original post made on Nov. 2, 2011
Last comment by Edward, on Nov 2, 2011 at 11:46 am | 1 comment | 2512 Views

SPORTS

No. 3 Stanford drops ball against No. 6 Ducks

==B Turnovers turn game into nightmare == ==I Cardinal falls to No. 8 in AP, No. 9 in BCS== Chances of reaching the national...

Original post made on Nov. 13, 2011
Last comment by surferdude, on Nov 13, 2011 at 9:27 am | 3 comments | 2512 Views

ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

Sunnyvale man struck, killed by train in Palo Alto

A 24-year-old man was killed at about 7:30 p.m. Monday evening (Feb. 28) when southbound Caltrain No. 284 struck him at the...

Original post made on Mar. 1, 2011
Last comment by Daily Post got it right, on Jul 8, 2011 at 9:03 am | 22 comments | 2512 Views

ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

Tesla Model S draws crowd to Menlo Park showroom

Dozens of prospective buyers and curious gearheads formed a line on Saturday at Menlo Park's Tesla Motors dealership to sit...

Original post made on Oct. 12, 2011
Last comment by Walter_E_Wallis, on Oct 13, 2011 at 1:31 pm | 7 comments | 2512 Views

AROUND TOWN

Hello Chrysler bye bye Tesla

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Original post made by Larry Electron on Sep. 24, 2008
Last comment by Paul, on Sep 24, 2008 at 5:38 pm | 8 comments | 2512 Views

AROUND TOWN

Man sentenced for 2011 police-chase death

An East Palo Alto man who killed a motorcyclist in a head-on crash while fleeing police has received a prison sentence that...

Original post made on Nov. 4, 2013
There are no comments yet. 2512 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

Stanford renaming committee seeks input from community

A Stanford University committee charged with establishing principles around the potential renaming of streets and buildings...

Original post made on May. 18, 2016
Last comment by Mike, on May 19, 2016 at 1:07 pm | 5 comments | 2511 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Palo Alto schools prepare for a 'flat' budget year

Palo Alto schools will get a less than 1 percent increase in their budgets next year under an "aggressively conservative"...

Original post made on Jun. 2, 2009
Last comment by OhlonePar, on Jun 2, 2009 at 10:49 pm | 8 comments | 2511 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

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 | 2511 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Caswell leads, Dauber trails, in fundraising

School board incumbent Melissa Baten Caswell led and challenger Ken Dauber trailed in fundraising for next month's election...

Original post made on Oct. 9, 2012
Last comment by Chedabob, on Oct 16, 2012 at 9:39 am | 19 comments | 2511 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Local teen mental health program set to expand

An intensive El Camino Hospital program designed to teach high school students how to cope with serious mental health conditions...

Original post made on Mar. 23, 2016
Last comment by Ellen Wheeler, on Mar 23, 2016 at 1:04 pm | 2 comments | 2511 Views

ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

McCain Going Downhill Fast

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Original post made by Bye-Bye McSame on Sep. 24, 2008
Last comment by Palin Watcher, on Sep 24, 2008 at 7:58 pm | 18 comments | 2511 Views

ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

Al-Qaeda Websites Endorse McCain

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Original post made by Al-Qaeda for McCain on Oct. 22, 2008
Last comment by Hem, on Oct 22, 2008 at 2:26 pm | 4 comments | 2511 Views

ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

Former editor arrested again on drug charges

Atherton resident Brian Bothun, a former reporter for the Daily Post and former editor of the Palo Alto Daily News, was arrested...

Original post made on Apr. 16, 2009
Last comment by Hmm, on Apr 16, 2009 at 12:05 pm | 5 comments | 2511 Views

AROUND TOWN

Stanford to cut budget more, freeze salaries

Stanford University will cut its budget by close to $100 million next fiscal year, $30 million more than originally anticipated,...

Original post made on Mar. 6, 2009
Last comment by anon, on Mar 17, 2009 at 9:26 pm | 10 comments | 2511 Views

AROUND TOWN

Greenlight film festival hits Palo Alto Thursday

On April 16, the 4th annual Greenlight Earth Day Film Festival will honor filmmakers who have urged viewers to "get reel"...

Original post made on Apr. 26, 2009
Last comment by Resident, on Apr 26, 2009 at 6:28 pm | 1 comment | 2511 Views
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Short story writers wanted!

The 31st Annual Palo Alto Weekly Short Story Contest is now accepting entries for Adult, Young Adult (15-17) and Teen (12-14) categories. Send us your short story (2,500 words or less) and entry form by April 13, 2017. First, Second and Third Place prizes awarded in each category.

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