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PALO ALTO ISSUES

Car accident on Webster and Forest

There was a nasty accident on Webster and Forest last night (2/13) Cadillac t-boned an Audi dragging it over 60 feet! Part...

Original post made by PAresident1 on Feb. 14, 2013
Last comment by Sparty, on Feb 14, 2013 at 4:37 pm | 4 comments | 938 Views

AROUND TOWN

Better Place, the electric-car recharging firm, to drive out of Palo Alto

Better Place, a Palo Alto company that in recent years has become synonymous with the city's drive to promote electric vehicles,...

Original post made on Feb. 13, 2013
Last comment by Good Hustle, on Feb 14, 2013 at 4:32 pm | 19 comments | 1267 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Curtain up on TheatreWorks' 44th season

TheatreWorks, the veteran Peninsula group, announced its 44th season this week. Five plays and three musicals, including...

Original post made on Feb. 13, 2013
Last comment by Love Theatre, on Feb 14, 2013 at 1:42 pm | 5 comments | 2014 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Family explores 'largest gift ever' for Paly athletics

An anonymous Palo Alto family is considering making a "major" donation to help transform indoor athletic facilities at Palo...

Original post made on Feb. 11, 2013
Last comment by JA3+, on Feb 14, 2013 at 1:28 pm | 73 comments | 4816 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

What happened to PANDA = Palo Alto Neighborhood Disaster Activities

This CERT activity seems to be defunct with a 404 error on the City of Palo Alto website. A victim of budget cuts? http://www.citizencorps.gov/cc/showCert.do?id=13043...

Original post made by Anonymous on Feb. 14, 2013
There are no comments yet. 840 Views

SPORTS

Gunn wrestlers just miss pinning down another title

==B SCVAL Championships== Gunn senior Eric Cramer (126) and sophomore Ian Cramer (132) both won their respective weight...

Original post made on Feb. 12, 2013
Last comment by Jeff, on Feb 14, 2013 at 6:33 am | 4 comments | 1481 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Silicon Valley is second in U.S. in wealth

Silicon Valley had the second-highest concentration of wealthy households during the period of 2007-2011, according to a...

Original post made on Feb. 12, 2013
Last comment by David, on Feb 13, 2013 at 7:06 pm | 15 comments | 5233 Views

SPORTS

Elimination of wrestling sends out Olympic shock waves

Chris Horpel, now in his 10th year as Gunn High's wrestling coach, knows the sport inside and out and has been involved with...

Original post made on Feb. 13, 2013
Last comment by It's A Shame, on Feb 13, 2013 at 3:29 pm | 3 comments | 2878 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Big transformation underway for San Antonio area

Clearly, the recession is over in the local housing sector. New development could bring more than 1,300 new homes to the...

Original post made on Feb. 11, 2013
Last comment by Anon., on Feb 13, 2013 at 1:46 pm | 32 comments | 9458 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Parents hold vigil as district revises policy on bullying

About two dozen parents and children from the Palo Alto school district stood in a candlelight vigil Monday night, calling...

Original post made on Feb. 12, 2013
Last comment by norahs, on Feb 13, 2013 at 12:53 pm | 37 comments | 11659 Views

ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

Rent notices stir fears in East Palo Alto

East Palo Alto's largest landlord has issued hundreds of three-day notices to pay rent to its tenants in the Woodland Park...

Original post made on Jul. 25, 2012
Last comment by Concerned Investor, on Feb 13, 2013 at 12:47 pm | 39 comments | 3040 Views

ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

Stanford trustees approve tuition hikes

Stanford University's undergraduate charges will rise 3.5 percent next year to $56,441, the board of trustees decided this...

Original post made on Feb. 12, 2013
Last comment by RogueTrader, on Feb 13, 2013 at 12:20 pm | 9 comments | 1066 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

Repairs to impact traffic on Embarcadero

Traffic is expected to slow down on Embarcadero Road and Bryant Street in Palo Alto this week while the city repairs a storm...

Original post made on Feb. 13, 2013
Last comment by sonny, on Feb 13, 2013 at 11:44 am | 2 comments | 783 Views

AROUND TOWN

Inspirational Love Stories of Palo Alto Couples

Many people spend a lifetime searching for true love, but three couples at Moldaw Residences have found it, and they have...

Original post made by lew697 on Feb. 13, 2013
There are no comments yet. 2777 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Man killed by train in Palo Alto identified

A pedestrian who was struck and killed by a train in Palo Alto on Friday has been identified, the Santa Clara County Coroner's...

Original post made on Feb. 8, 2013
Last comment by Cedric de La Beaujardiere, on Feb 13, 2013 at 2:45 am | 32 comments | 1983 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Suspect arrested for Palo Alto kidnap, rape, attempted murder

Police have arrested a suspect in connection with the kidnap, rape and attempted murder of a Palo Alto woman on early Saturday...

Original post made on May. 27, 2010
Last comment by Mike, on Feb 12, 2013 at 10:31 pm | 33 comments | 3926 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Palo Alto seeks grant funds to revamp transit center

The City Council plans to consider tonight a list of projects that could qualify for the One Bay Area Grant, a program that...

Original post made on Feb. 10, 2013
Last comment by Just the facts, please., on Feb 12, 2013 at 4:34 pm | 23 comments | 1148 Views

AROUND TOWN

"We prefer that you use your real name, but you may use any 'member' name you wish."

PaloAltoOnline.com asks that posters use their real names, which in my opinion means your full, real name (Chris Zaharias,...

Original post made by Chris Zaharias on Dec. 26, 2012
Last comment by Norman Carroll -used to be registered, on Feb 12, 2013 at 4:22 pm | 72 comments | 1925 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Police chief invites public on 'virtual ride-along'

Palo Alto Police Chief Dennis Burns will don his police uniform, get behind the wheel of a patrol car and bring the community...

Original post made on Feb. 12, 2013
Last comment by Mike, on Feb 12, 2013 at 12:05 pm | 9 comments | 1107 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Man robbed at gunpoint near Greer Park

A man was robbed at gunpoint in the carport of an apartment complex on the 1000 block of Tanland Drive on Saturday morning,...

Original post made on Feb. 9, 2013
Last comment by my 2 cents, on Feb 12, 2013 at 12:01 pm | 41 comments | 22059 Views
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