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PALO ALTO ISSUES

Editorial: A first step on bridge

Representing one of the most bicycle-friendly cities in the state, it was not surprising to see the City Council fall head...

Original post made on Dec. 2, 2011
Last comment by peanuts, on Aug 29, 2012 at 4:05 pm | 19 comments | 1294 Views

ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

Young immigrants seek reprieve through new Obama program

Hundreds of young immigrants showed up at a Menlo Park church Sunday to get legal advice on applying for President Barack...

Original post made on Aug. 28, 2012
Last comment by stephen levy, on Aug 29, 2012 at 3:47 pm | 14 comments | 1039 Views

SPORTS

Stanford's Burdette advances in the U.S. Open

==I Stanford grad Klahn wins his opener== Stanford senior Mallory Burdette continues to steal the spotlight at the 2012...

Original post made on Aug. 29, 2012
Last comment by randy albin, on Aug 29, 2012 at 1:49 pm | 1 comment | 1101 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

City of Palo Alto overhauls its website

The City of Palo Alto on Monday launched its new website, capping years of tweaks, frustration and ridicule from the city's...

Original post made on May. 8, 2012
Last comment by Still a problem, on Aug 29, 2012 at 12:30 pm | 13 comments | 2994 Views

AROUND TOWN

Palo Alto Art Center preps for opening day

Just weeks before the Palo Alto Art Center reopens to the public on Oct. 6, its galleries and other spaces glow with new...

Original post made on Aug. 28, 2012
Last comment by John Morganson, on Aug 29, 2012 at 12:12 am | 3 comments | 1377 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

Developments trigger downtown Palo Alto study

Two new buildings in downtown Palo Alto, coupled with a flurry of complaints from downtown residents about parking, have...

Original post made on Aug. 24, 2012
Last comment by curmudgeon, on Aug 28, 2012 at 11:28 am | 13 comments | 1354 Views

AROUND TOWN

Palo Alto's downtown post office to be sold

The U.S. Postal Service plans to sell the historic building that houses Palo Alto's downtown post office and move its operations...

Original post made on Dec. 16, 2011
Last comment by C. Bedford, on Aug 28, 2012 at 11:16 am | 58 comments | 3878 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Paly sophomores play games to break the ice

Sophomores at Palo Alto High School -- more than 500 of them -- spent the morning of Monday, Aug. 27, playing team-building...

Original post made on Aug. 27, 2012
Last comment by Tired of the complaining, on Aug 28, 2012 at 11:14 am | 4 comments | 3079 Views

ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

A Food Issue I Care About

Yes, I want to save the bees. Yes, I want people to have good health. Yes, I want Proposition 37 to pass. Just how much...

Original post made by Palo Alto Resident on Aug. 23, 2012
Last comment by Pa resident, on Aug 28, 2012 at 9:17 am | 5 comments | 2144 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Crab poachers caught in the claw of the law

More than a dozen people were cited for crab poaching Wednesday night on the San Mateo County coast, according to the sheriff's...

Original post made on Aug. 25, 2012
Last comment by anon, on Aug 28, 2012 at 8:20 am | 17 comments | 1541 Views

AROUND TOWN

Menlo College opens new coaching era with win

==B College football== The Mark Speckman era at Menlo College kicked off with a bang on Saturday, as the Oaks scored three...

Original post made on Aug. 27, 2012
Last comment by Menlo4Life, on Aug 27, 2012 at 10:29 pm | 2 comments | 942 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Suspect in burglary of Jobs' house gets new lawyer, plea date

Kariem McFarlin, who was arrested earlier this month for allegedly burglarizing the Palo Alto home of the late Steve Jobs...

Original post made on Aug. 27, 2012
Last comment by Sabrina Martin, on Aug 27, 2012 at 7:43 pm | 1 comment | 822 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Possible future for Safe Ride program?

A former volunteer has offered to convene a community meeting about the future of Safe Ride, a recently canceled program...

Original post made on Aug. 26, 2012
Last comment by Sally Bemus, on Aug 27, 2012 at 4:23 pm | 3 comments | 903 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Residential burglary hits Walter Hays Drive

After going out for two and a half hours, a Palo Alto family returned home around midday Sunday to discover jewelry and cash...

Original post made on Aug. 13, 2012
Last comment by Mr Hill, on Aug 27, 2012 at 3:34 pm | 19 comments | 1931 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

School board: state ballot measures 'critical'

With school districts across California slashing programs and payrolls, four Palo Alto school board members Tuesday said...

Original post made on Aug. 22, 2012
Last comment by pavoter, on Aug 27, 2012 at 2:47 pm | 27 comments | 2993 Views

SPORTS

Stanford hires men's cross country coach, director of track and field

With the 2012 collegiate cross-country season fast approaching, Stanford finally has a new coach. Moreover, the Cardinal...

Original post made on Aug. 27, 2012
Last comment by randy albin, on Aug 27, 2012 at 1:52 pm | 1 comment | 1312 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

Palo Alto market robbed at gunpoint Saturday

A man with a black, semiautomatic handgun held up proprietors of the Valencia Market at 3487 El Camino Real in Palo Alto...

Original post made on Aug. 26, 2012
Last comment by Language is Hard?, on Aug 27, 2012 at 11:00 am | 3 comments | 1212 Views

HISTORIC PHOTOS

Joseph Sheridan

Copied from the AskArt.com website (partial bib) Joseph M. Sheridan was a friend of my mother, Pearl S. Howatt, now deceased....

Original post made by Andrew L. Freedman on Aug. 27, 2012
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AROUND TOWN

Matadero Creek dry-out puzzles residents

For years, Matadero Creek in Palo Alto's Barron Park neighborhood flowed year round. But on June 27, the water level dropped...

Original post made on Aug. 16, 2012
Last comment by Jessica, on Aug 27, 2012 at 10:43 am | 7 comments | 1102 Views

AROUND TOWN

Frank Gehry redesigns Facebook's west campus

Frank Gehry is to architecture as Mark Zuckerberg is to social media: A star. The famous architect, known for award-winning...

Original post made on Aug. 24, 2012
Last comment by Peter Carpenter, on Aug 27, 2012 at 7:16 am | 6 comments | 2476 Views
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Gourmet hot dogs, sausage food truck coming to the Peninsula
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Allowing Unauthorized Immigrants to Learn and Earn Legally Will Help the Economy
By Steve Levy | 33 comments | 2,348 views

College applications: round three
By Sally Torbey | 24 comments | 1,753 views

Is HBO's Silicon Valley Any Good?
By Anita Felicelli | 17 comments | 1,743 views

PAUSD Leadership Challenges
By Paul Losch | 17 comments | 1,275 views