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SPORTS

Giants' World Series trophy rolls through Palo Alto

Scores of San Francisco Giants fans decked out in black and orange descended on Lytton Plaza in Palo Alto Tuesday to catch...

Original post made on Feb. 17, 2011
Last comment by Becky Sanders, on Feb 17, 2011 at 11:27 am | 1 comment | 1302 Views

SPORTS

Gunn softball teams get a GIant(s) head start

They have yet to play games, but the Gunn varsity and JV softball teams already are off to a good start after having a chance...

Original post made on Feb. 17, 2011
Last comment by Megan Gillis, on Feb 17, 2011 at 7:41 pm | 1 comment | 1339 Views

SPORTS

Local track coaches nominated for prestigious international events

Stanford's director of track and field, Edrick Floreal, and local youth track coach Joy Margerum have been nominated for...

Original post made on Feb. 17, 2011
Last comment by Bill, on Feb 17, 2011 at 8:08 pm | 1 comment | 1338 Views

AROUND TOWN

Presidential history on display in Palo Alto this weekend

Palo Alto resident Joe Baldwin has been collecting U.S. presidential memorabilia for three decades. This Presidents' Day...

Original post made on Feb. 18, 2011
Last comment by Joey, on Feb 18, 2011 at 10:26 am | 1 comment | 1308 Views

SPORTS

Mid-Peninsula boys score 101 points in title-game win

The Mid-Peninsula boys' basketball team hasn't been tested much during a 19-2 season. That will all change next week when...

Original post made on Feb. 18, 2011
Last comment by Jamie S., on Feb 18, 2011 at 11:35 am | 1 comment | 1506 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

Contingency cost correction for Anaerobic digestion plant

I attended the meeting and what I understood is that only option 1a had a 30% contingency fee while the other options had...

Original post made by Rowan on Feb. 25, 2011
Last comment by Craig Laughton, on Feb 25, 2011 at 3:34 pm | 1 comment | 1204 Views

AROUND TOWN

Winter on Russian Ridge

A cross-country skier takes to the snow at Russian Ridge Sunday morning. The rare snowfall blanketed the Santa Cruz Mountains...

Original post made on Feb. 21, 2011
Last comment by snow job, on Feb 21, 2011 at 5:26 pm | 1 comment | 1212 Views

SPORTS

Tough shooting night leads to loss for Stanford men's hoops

Josh Owens scored 13 points and had seven rebounds, Jeremy Green and Josh Huestis each had 11 points and Dwight Powell had...

Original post made on Feb. 21, 2011
Last comment by Anonymous, on Feb 21, 2011 at 9:31 pm | 1 comment | 1277 Views

SPORTS

Palo Alto girls get a No. 1 seed for the section playoffs

This has been quite a remarkable season for the Palo Alto girls' basketball team. The Vikings captured their first SCVAL...

Original post made on Feb. 22, 2011
Last comment by Paly Fan, on Feb 22, 2011 at 11:43 am | 1 comment | 1273 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Competency of accused killer Elarms questioned

The man accused of killing East Palo Alto community activist David Lewis in a Hillsdale Shopping Center parking garage last...

Original post made on Feb. 24, 2011
Last comment by Steve C, on Feb 24, 2011 at 10:53 am | 1 comment | 1100 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

New leads sought in 2004 unsolved murder

Mountain View police are re-examining a stalled 2004 murder investigation and are looking for help from the community, the...

Original post made on Feb. 28, 2011
Last comment by Mike, on Feb 28, 2011 at 5:11 pm | 1 comment | 1127 Views

SPORTS

Palo Alto can't handle No. 2 Mitty in baseball

==BI Monday's prep roundup== Palo Alto's tough preseason baseball road continued on a cold Monday night with a 7-3 loss...

Original post made on Mar. 1, 2011
Last comment by Player, on Mar 1, 2011 at 11:44 am | 1 comment | 1367 Views

AROUND TOWN

Marguerite shuttle route expands

Major changes to the popular Stanford Marguerite free shuttle, which include expanding the service, began Tuesday. Read...

Original post made on Mar. 2, 2011
Last comment by rider, on Mar 2, 2011 at 8:44 am | 1 comment | 983 Views

BOOKS

'10 Books a Home' promotes early-childhood literacy

Paul Thiebaut had trouble with school when he was a student. It was noticeable in grade school and carried into young adulthood,...

Original post made on Mar. 2, 2011
Last comment by Serg, on Mar 2, 2011 at 4:22 pm | 1 comment | 2315 Views

SPORTS

SHP boys advance, but Palo Alto does not

==BI Tuesday's CCS roundup== The first half proved disastrous for the Palo Alto and Sacred Heart Prep boys' basketball...

Original post made on Mar. 2, 2011
Last comment by PA Fan, on Mar 2, 2011 at 7:26 pm | 1 comment | 1257 Views

SPORTS

Six local prep basketball teams advance to CCS championship games Saturday

The basketball season just got extended for six local teams, all of which advanced to Central Coast Section championship...

Original post made on Mar. 3, 2011
Last comment by Paly/Gunn Pride!, on Mar 3, 2011 at 10:42 am | 1 comment | 1239 Views

ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

Neurosurgeon remembered as 'hero' to his children

As a doctor, Doyle John Borchers III loved helping people, people others might have written off. As a man, Borchers loved...

Original post made on Mar. 6, 2011
Last comment by Daniel O'Donnell, on Mar 6, 2011 at 9:07 am | 1 comment | 1290 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

a ridiculous crime in Palo Alto

A priceless homemade quilt has been stolen from an office in Palo Alto. We are desperate for its return, because it was...

Original post made by nicole on Mar. 7, 2011
Last comment by Nora Charles, on Mar 10, 2011 at 12:05 am | 1 comment | 1190 Views

AROUND TOWN

Butterfly Life, Women's Gym, closing - sadly

All the members are devastated. We love our women's gym, with tasteful decor, pleasant music, nice friendly staff and members,...

Original post made by Butterfly Life Member on Mar. 7, 2011
Last comment by Walter_E_Wallis, on Mar 8, 2011 at 5:54 am | 1 comment | 1211 Views

SPORTS

Cardinal men claims Pac-10 swim title number 30

Chad La Tourette successfully defended his title in the 1,650 free and the Stanford men's swimming team successfully defended...

Original post made on Mar. 7, 2011
Last comment by Lori, on Mar 7, 2011 at 8:47 pm | 1 comment | 1292 Views
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