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CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Jury convicts M-A track coach for pushing boy

After a four-day trial, a San Mateo County jury on Friday convicted a longtime Menlo-Atherton High School cross-country coach...

Original post made on Dec. 15, 2009
Last comment by Steve C, on Dec 22, 2009 at 1:54 am | 25 comments | 1684 Views

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Drunk-driving crackdown starts this weekend

Bay Area law-enforcement agencies Friday are kicking off a winter-holiday crackdown on drunk drivers this week by stepping...

Original post made on Dec. 17, 2009
Last comment by MADDC - Mad Against Drunk Driving Cops, on Dec 19, 2009 at 9:18 am | 25 comments | 3309 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

most illegal immigrants are drug mules

Arizona Governor Jan Brewer says the reason Arizona needs its strict anti-immigration law is that the majority of illegal...

Original post made by Jan Brewer on Jun. 26, 2010
Last comment by Sharon, on Jun 29, 2010 at 9:37 pm | 25 comments | 2200 Views

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Bicyclist dies after being hit by car in Atherton

A 62-year-old bicyclist was struck by a car and killed while crossing a major thoroughfare in Atherton this morning (Thursday),...

Original post made on Sep. 30, 2010
Last comment by friend, on Oct 7, 2010 at 6:22 pm | 25 comments | 2771 Views

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Pizza deliveryman robbed at gunpoint Monday

A pizza deliverer was robbed at gunpoint in the Greenmeadow neighborhood of south Palo Alto Monday (Jan. 10) night, Palo...

Original post made on Jan. 12, 2011
Last comment by Observer, on Jan 13, 2011 at 9:25 pm | 25 comments | 2223 Views

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Rape-case victim describes escape from death

The victim in a brutal 2010 rape and attempted-murder case that began in Palo Alto said Wednesday she saw blood cascade from...

Original post made on May. 11, 2011
Last comment by Sympathetic , on May 20, 2012 at 12:24 am | 25 comments | 2366 Views

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Third East Palo Alto homicide in the past week

Another young person has died after being shot multiple times in East Palo Alto on Tuesday, July 19, police said. The shooting...

Original post made on Jul. 21, 2011
Last comment by Sekou Black, on Jul 28, 2011 at 2:45 am | 25 comments | 2006 Views

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Prowler arrested after mistaking a roof for a train

A man who was arrested for prowling on Sunday, Feb. 19, told Palo Alto police he did not know how he had gotten on a resident's...

Original post made on Feb. 22, 2012
Last comment by anon, on Feb 26, 2012 at 11:20 am | 25 comments | 1360 Views

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Police arrest alleged prowler in Palo Alto

A door-to-door solicitor was arrested this week after she was spotted entering two backyards through unlocked side yard gates,...

Original post made on Apr. 1, 2012
Last comment by Mike, on Apr 4, 2012 at 4:14 pm | 25 comments | 2803 Views

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Boys robbed Saturday afternoon in Palo Alto

Two 13-year-old boys were robbed in Palo Alto on Saturday afternoon, Palo Alto police said. Read the full story here http://www.paloaltoonline.com/news/show_story.php?id=24869...

Original post made on Apr. 1, 2012
Last comment by Tommy, on Apr 11, 2012 at 9:27 am | 25 comments | 1751 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Video shows account of Romero's education that differs with facts

A few seconds from a video of a candidates forum in the 2008 election for City Council in East Palo Alto shows then-candidate...

Original post made on Jun. 1, 2012
Last comment by Concerned Staffer, on Jun 5, 2012 at 11:43 am | 25 comments | 1919 Views

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Palo Alto police investigate death of man at Mitchell Park

A man died at Mitchell Park in Palo Alto Thursday morning in a shooting that police believe was self-inflicted. Palo Alto...

Original post made on Jun. 28, 2012
Last comment by Phil, on Jun 30, 2012 at 10:19 am | 25 comments | 2033 Views

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The disrupters -- or the amplifiers?

Online-education companies Udacity and Coursera have their similarities: Both are for-profit, private Palo Alto businesses...

Original post made on Oct. 27, 2012
Last comment by , on Oct 27, 2012 at 5:37 am | 25 comments | 1741 Views

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Man attempts to grab girl on bicycle in Palo Alto

Palo Alto police are looking for a man who attempted to grab an 11-year-old girl's arm as she rode her bicycle past him after...

Original post made on Feb. 5, 2013
Last comment by Phony, on Feb 7, 2013 at 6:43 pm | 25 comments | 3113 Views

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City set to bid for historic post office

The check isn't exactly in the mail, but Palo Alto took its first major move toward buying the Hamilton Avenue post office...

Original post made on May. 21, 2013
Last comment by David, on May 24, 2013 at 10:52 am | 25 comments | 9068 Views

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Man arrested after violent struggle over officer's gun

A 34-year-old man yesterday led Palo Alto police on a violent wild goose chase through downtown Palo Alto, at one point seizing...

Original post made on Feb. 7, 2014
Last comment by John F., on Feb 7, 2014 at 8:32 pm | 25 comments | 5064 Views

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Palo Alto man robs, attacks group of teens playing with fireworks

A 24-year-old Palo Alto resident allegedly attacked and robbed a group of five teenagers Monday afternoon after a small firework...

Original post made on Jun. 18, 2014
Last comment by Elena Kadvany, on Jun 30, 2014 at 3:46 pm | 25 comments | 4794 Views

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Palo Alto: Pedestrian fatally struck by car

Read the full story here http://www.paloaltoonline.com/news/2014/10/13/palo-alto-pedestrian-fatally-struck-by-car posted...

Original post made on Oct. 13, 2014
Last comment by Angela Williams, on Oct 14, 2014 at 2:19 pm | 25 comments | 13314 Views

SPORTS

Paly's state championship teams honored

It was a parade unlike any seen before in the City of Palo Alto's history as thousands turned out Saturday to honor the only...

Original post made on Jan. 8, 2011
Last comment by Old fan, on Jan 18, 2011 at 11:54 am | 25 comments | 3434 Views

ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

Attention Palo Alto cycling enthusiasts

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Original post made by Terrified driver on Jul. 14, 2007
Last comment by Outside Observer, on Feb 28, 2009 at 11:56 pm | 25 comments | 3782 Views
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