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SCHOOLS & KIDS

'What colleges want' to be discussed tonight

"What Colleges Want and Why" is the theme of presentations at Palo Alto and Gunn high schools tonight, Oct. 1, and Tuesday,...

Original post made on Oct. 1, 2012
Last comment by Mom, on Oct 4, 2012 at 9:39 am | 4 comments | 1569 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Man uses son's bike to chase suspected burglar

A man used his son's bike to chase down a suspected burglar Monday evening after the man and his family returned to their...

Original post made on Oct. 3, 2012
Last comment by susan, on Oct 4, 2012 at 6:17 am | 6 comments | 1165 Views

AROUND TOWN

Too bright!

The new steet lamps on Parkinson are too bright! Thought I was in a scene from Close Encounters last night when the bright...

Original post made by Parkinson Resident on Aug. 24, 2012
Last comment by private property, on Oct 3, 2012 at 7:17 pm | 8 comments | 1321 Views

AROUND TOWN

Meg speaks, HP tanks

Meg gave a speech at the HP company meeting today, pretty much saying that HP sucks and isn't going to get better any time...

Original post made by talk to Meg on Oct. 3, 2012
Last comment by Jan H., on Oct 3, 2012 at 6:57 pm | 1 comment | 701 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

City Council candidate bios

Bios for the six Palo Alto City Council candidates. Read the full story here http://www.paloaltoonline.com/news/show_story.php?id=26957...

Original post made on Oct. 2, 2012
Last comment by of counsel, on Oct 3, 2012 at 12:34 pm | 4 comments | 1439 Views

AROUND TOWN

Concours d'Elegance looks for new home outside Stanford

For the first time in 38 years the Palo Alto Concours d'Elegance auto show is searching for a new home outside its past venue...

Original post made on Oct. 1, 2012
Last comment by Garrett, on Oct 3, 2012 at 11:22 am | 14 comments | 1951 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

Editorial: Stretching the Brown Act

In the end, the idea of selling a small, seven-acre land-locked city-owned parcel in the foothills above Arastradero Preserve...

Original post made on Sep. 21, 2012
Last comment by resident, on Oct 3, 2012 at 9:34 am | 12 comments | 1266 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

The candidates weigh in

The Palo Alto Weekly surveyed the six candidates on a range of city issues, from land use to a ban on people living in their...

Original post made on Sep. 28, 2012
Last comment by Mark Weiss , on Oct 2, 2012 at 10:46 pm | 4 comments | 1872 Views

ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

Another Border Patrol officer killed, why are we doing this border enforcementt?

http://www.nytimes.com/2012/10/03/us/one-border-patrol-agent-killed-another-injured-in-arizona.html?_r=0 This poor man...

Original post made by Karen on Oct. 2, 2012
Last comment by iSez, on Oct 2, 2012 at 10:31 pm | 4 comments | 781 Views

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 | 939 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Another 'Spare the Air' alert issued for today

Bay Area air quality is forecast to reach unhealthy levels for a third day in a row, prompting another Spare the Air alert...

Original post made on Oct. 1, 2012
Last comment by Resident, on Oct 2, 2012 at 3:12 pm | 8 comments | 1561 Views

RESTAURANTS

Pastries in the park

<I>Thwack!</I></B> Read the full story here http://www.paloaltoonline.com/weekly/story.php?story_id=15546 posted Friday,...

Original post made on Sep. 21, 2011
Last comment by vegan, on Oct 2, 2012 at 2:14 pm | 3 comments | 1935 Views

RESTAURANTS

Why did Hyderabad House on University close?

Anyone know why Hyderabad House on University closed? There is a handwritten sign on their door. I liked it and would...

Original post made by Curious on Aug. 28, 2012
Last comment by Jan H., on Oct 2, 2012 at 1:35 pm | 4 comments | 2865 Views

SPORTS

Local teams are doing their part for breast cancer awareness month

The Palo Alto girls' volleyball team and Menlo College football team will be among local squads doing their part this week...

Original post made on Oct. 2, 2012
Last comment by Dave Winn, on Oct 2, 2012 at 1:34 pm | 1 comment | 846 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Letters

Kids are more than data Read the full story here http://www.paloaltoonline.com/weekly/story.php?story_id=17657 posted...

Original post made on Sep. 21, 2012
Last comment by Just my opinion, on Oct 2, 2012 at 1:21 pm | 7 comments | 1695 Views

AROUND TOWN

Shots fired at car that crashed on 101

A car that crashed on southbound U.S. 101 in San Mateo County on Sunday afternoon was shot at by another vehicle, injuring...

Original post made on Oct. 2, 2012
Last comment by Anon., on Oct 2, 2012 at 1:08 pm | 2 comments | 1012 Views

SPORTS

Gunn girls remain perfect in league golf action

==B Monday's prep roundup== The Gunn girls' golf team finished off the first half of its first-ever season in the Blossom...

Original post made on Oct. 2, 2012
Last comment by Chris Acker, on Oct 2, 2012 at 12:35 pm | 1 comment | 919 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Teachers Should post grades and assignments online in a timely manner

Kids are more than data Editor, A hue and cry is being raised by some local parents to demand that our schoolteachers...

Original post made by palo alto mom on Sep. 21, 2012
Last comment by parent of a Vicenti student, on Oct 1, 2012 at 11:55 pm | 63 comments | 4208 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

College Terrace petition: 'End vehicle dwelling'

Two years ago Palo Alto city officials said they planned to craft a new ordinance to prohibit sleeping in cars overnight....

Original post made on Jul. 30, 2010
Last comment by Annoyed, on Oct 1, 2012 at 9:27 pm | 114 comments | 4323 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

Town and Country -- Korean Barbeque Restaurant closed

Anyone here know why the Korean Barbeque restaurant in the Town and Country shopping center closed up? It was a great place...

Original post made by wondering on Sep. 23, 2012
Last comment by Dale, on Oct 1, 2012 at 2:16 pm | 1 comment | 1118 Views
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