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AROUND TOWN

VIDEO: Vegas comes to Palo Alto

This year's Palo Alto Black & White Ball featured a Vintage Las Vegas theme that included blackjack tables, a poker room...

Original post made on Oct. 2, 2012
Last comment by willard, on Oct 2, 2012 at 6:28 pm | 1 comment | 1078 Views

AROUND TOWN

Real Estate Matters

It used to be that when a builder bought property on which he was going to build a house (or houses) he wanted to feel that...

Original post made on Oct. 21, 2012
Last comment by Ducatigirl, on Oct 25, 2012 at 8:44 am | 12 comments | 1078 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

Cut emergency crews yet hire a emergency planner for 233K a year?

According to this Mercury News article, the City of Palo Alto needs to cut a million dollars from the polcie and fire budget...

Original post made by Concerned on May. 26, 2011
Last comment by Taxpayer, on May 31, 2011 at 2:19 pm | 7 comments | 1077 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

Man uses note to rob Palo Alto Jack in the Box

A man robbed a Jack in the Box restaurant on the corner of El Camino Real and Cambridge Avenue using a handwritten note Wednesday...

Original post made on Mar. 15, 2012
Last comment by guns, on Mar 18, 2012 at 9:14 am | 9 comments | 1077 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

On Deadline: Arrillaga project is just latest of mega-projects proposed for Palo Alto

Developer John Arrillaga's multi-faceted proposal for four towers at the west end of University Avenue in downtown Palo Alto...

Original post made on Nov. 13, 2012
Last comment by wow, on Nov 15, 2012 at 12:21 am | 8 comments | 1077 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Conjoined twins successfully separated Tuesday

After almost 10 hours of surgery, two-year-old conjoined twins Angelica and Angelina Sabuco were successfully separated,...

Original post made on Nov. 2, 2011
Last comment by Palo Alto native, on Nov 4, 2011 at 4:02 pm | 2 comments | 1077 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

East Palo Alto man, 30, shot and killed Sunday

An East Palo Alto man was found shot dead Sunday afternoon, several hours after shots were heard in the area, according to...

Original post made on Jun. 25, 2012
Last comment by Hmmm, on Jun 26, 2012 at 1:25 pm | 9 comments | 1077 Views

SPORTS

"Lin-sanity"

"Lin-Sanity" is the new coined word for the Jeremy Lin (Paly High grad) basketball phenomena in the last few NBA games....

Original post made by Bob on Feb. 10, 2012
Last comment by John, on Feb 10, 2012 at 8:52 pm | 1 comment | 1077 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

Editorial: For now, a required 'public benefit' slips away

There is plenty of blame to go around in any assessment of why Miki's Farm Fresh Market will have to close its doors next...

Original post made on Mar. 29, 2013
Last comment by South PA resident, on Mar 29, 2013 at 5:15 pm | 8 comments | 1076 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

volunteer jobs

Does anyone know any volunteer jobs for 13 year old kids in Palo alto or mountain view in the summer?...

Original post made by volunteer positions on Jun. 7, 2012
Last comment by volunteer positions, on Jun 7, 2012 at 7:20 pm | 3 comments | 1076 Views

AROUND TOWN

Supervisor race pits Abe-Koga against King

Mountain View City Council member Margaret Abe-Koga declared her candidacy for county supervisor on Wednesday, setting up...

Original post made on Sep. 23, 2011
Last comment by Irv, on Sep 23, 2011 at 10:01 am | 1 comment | 1076 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

Editorial: What to do with $40 million?

The Palo Alto City Council and administration set the stage Monday for what we hope will be a serious and productive discussion...

Original post made on Jul. 29, 2011
Last comment by Stan, on Aug 2, 2011 at 7:27 pm | 9 comments | 1075 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

Mayor hosts 'Day in the Park' June 3

Bring on the bocce. That's what Palo Alto Mayor Yiaway Yeh is hoping residents throughout Palo Alto will say on Sunday, June...

Original post made on May. 19, 2012
Last comment by Neighbor, on May 21, 2012 at 12:23 pm | 4 comments | 1075 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

How much solar on new PAUSD construction?

With all the new PAUSD buildings, how many have Solar Photovoltaic Panels as part of their plans? What's PAUSD electric...

Original post made by Left of Boom on Dec. 17, 2012
Last comment by lowest bidder = CHEAP work, on Dec 18, 2012 at 1:26 pm | 11 comments | 1075 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Ex Portola Valley supe pleads not guilty of embezzling funds

Tim Hanretty pleaded not guilty Tuesday morning to six counts of embezzlement from the Portola Valley School District, charges...

Original post made on Jun. 19, 2012
Last comment by Cid Young, on Jun 22, 2012 at 9:45 am | 3 comments | 1075 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Los Altos woman calls con man's bluff

A Los Altos woman wants her peers in Palo Alto and elsewhere to be wary of anyone calling and claiming to be from the Social...

Original post made on Aug. 29, 2012
Last comment by Palo Parent, on Aug 29, 2012 at 8:20 pm | 4 comments | 1075 Views

SPORTS

Menlo completes remarkable season with title

==B Girls' CCS soccer== The Menlo School girls' soccer team claimed the program's first-ever outright Central Coast Section...

Original post made on Mar. 4, 2012
Last comment by randy albin, on Mar 4, 2012 at 3:02 pm | 1 comment | 1075 Views

ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

HSR or just better R

The following makes a lot of sense. Run a Train Thatís Fast Enough 05/11/2011 By William Lind As part of his infrastructure...

Original post made by Walter_E_Wallis on May. 29, 2011
There are no comments yet. 1075 Views

ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

Menlo Park Blockbuster goes bust

It's lights off for Menlo Park's Blockbuster store at 3532 Alameda de las Pulgas in West Menlo Park. The store plans to shut...

Original post made on Dec. 29, 2011
Last comment by Peter Carpenter, on Dec 29, 2011 at 3:36 pm | 5 comments | 1075 Views

ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

White House aplogizes to Charles Krauthammer

Despite the denials of various Obama apologists, the bust of Churchill in the Oval Office was returned to the British, even...

Original post made by Gary on Aug. 1, 2012
Last comment by bru, on Aug 1, 2012 at 11:20 am | 5 comments | 1075 Views
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