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Huge Number of Retirements This Week

The city is loosing a huge number of employees this week. This coinsides with the imposed contract that the city manager...

Original post made by Bill on Nov. 16, 2009
Last comment by Fireman, on Nov 19, 2009 at 4:24 pm | 12 comments | 1897 Views


Making fitness fun

Wednesdays after school at the Palo Alto Family YMCA, fifth-graders from Fairmeadow and Palo Verde elementary schools come...

Original post made on Dec. 17, 2010
Last comment by pillyp, on Dec 20, 2010 at 8:31 pm | 3 comments | 1897 Views


Gunn's student newspaper is finalist in national contest

Coverage of social inclusion issues on campus, potential closure of Palo Alto's Buena Vista Mobile Home Park, last November's...

Original post made on Nov. 8, 2013
Last comment by Elizabeth, on Nov 8, 2013 at 6:25 am | 1 comment | 1897 Views


"Street sleepers"

According to the “police blotters” in last Thursday’s (5/28) “Daily” newspapers, Tuesday 5/26, at 5:44 AM, a group of people,...

Original post made by Whaddawedo? on Jun. 3, 2009
Last comment by Jake, on Jun 5, 2009 at 12:19 pm | 9 comments | 1897 Views


Stolen purse from car in driveway

Has anybody else had this happen to them recently? The police do not seem to care or want to help....they referred me to...

Original post made by whymeinoldpa on Aug. 15, 2009
Last comment by neighbor, on Sep 23, 2009 at 10:58 pm | 5 comments | 1897 Views


Atherton woman pleads no contest to DUI

A 63-year-old Atherton woman who was arrested for driving under the influence during a chaotic exit from a Menlo Park parking...

Original post made on Feb. 9, 2012
Last comment by Gethin, on Feb 9, 2012 at 2:54 pm | 8 comments | 1897 Views


Reflecting on Foundation for Global Community

Shutting down after 60 years of operation, the Foundation for Global Community, a local educational and fundraising nonprofit,...

Original post made on Oct. 14, 2012
Last comment by Kate, on Oct 15, 2012 at 4:04 pm | 5 comments | 1897 Views


Palo Alto police arrest suspected auto burglars

Palo Alto police, following a tip from a resident, have arrested two men in connection with a series of auto burglaries in...

Original post made on Dec. 17, 2008
Last comment by ms.a., on Jun 2, 2009 at 4:12 pm | 17 comments | 1897 Views


34 new cases of swine flu in Santa Clara County

The number of new swine flu (H1N1) cases has nearly doubled in Santa Clara County, according to a June 1 report from the...

Original post made on Jun. 2, 2009
Last comment by A Palo Alto parent, on Jun 4, 2009 at 7:04 am | 10 comments | 1897 Views


Worldwide BP Protest Day on Saturday

I don't think there are any BP branded locations in Palo Alto, but BP also owns Arco and there is an Arco at the corner of...

Original post made by Tony Hayward on Jun. 12, 2010
Last comment by Don't boycot BP, on Jun 13, 2010 at 10:40 am | 14 comments | 1897 Views


Palo Alto Babe Ruth 15s reach NorCal Tournament semifinals

Winning for the second time in two days, the Palo Alto Babe Ruth 15-year-old all-stars advanced to the semifinals of the...

Original post made on Jul. 19, 2010
Last comment by TC, on Jul 20, 2010 at 12:01 pm | 2 comments | 1897 Views


City, Rotary Club enhance Palo Alto 'gateways'

The intersection at El Camino Real and Alma Street in Palo Alto just got a little more welcoming. Volunteers with the Rotary...

Original post made on Apr. 27, 2009
Last comment by George, on Apr 28, 2009 at 4:21 pm | 4 comments | 1896 Views


A focus on data, and minding the gap

The new campus of Rocketship Discovery Prep wasn't much more than a vacant lot near U.S. Highway 101 and McKee Road in San...

Original post made on Mar. 25, 2012
Last comment by Stephen F. Deutsch MD, on Mar 25, 2012 at 2:48 am | 1 comment | 1896 Views


Runaway Palo Alto girl 'not at risk,' police say

A 15-year-old Palo Alto girl who ran away with her 12-year-old Portola Valley boyfriend Wednesday night or Thursday morning...

Original post made on Apr. 10, 2010
Last comment by A husband, on Apr 10, 2010 at 1:23 pm | 1 comment | 1896 Views


Crash on Page Mill results in medical airlift

A single-vehicle crash at the intersection of Page Mill and Montebello roads high in the Palo Alto hills resulted in a helicopter...

Original post made on Apr. 12, 2010
Last comment by Walter_E_Wallis, on Apr 13, 2010 at 11:44 am | 7 comments | 1896 Views


Caltrain vs. car at Churchill Ave. this afternoon

The Mercury-News is reporting that Caltrain clipped a car at Churchill Ave. at 5:55pm this afternoon. Was that one of you? The...

Original post made by Steve on Apr. 15, 2010
Last comment by qq, on Apr 16, 2010 at 1:28 am | 2 comments | 1896 Views


Zumot's lawyer attacks methods of cell expert

The attorney for Bulos Zumot launched a fresh attack Monday against a cell phone expert who helped the Palo Alto police track...

Original post made on Jan. 24, 2011
Last comment by Hmmm, on Jan 26, 2011 at 9:21 am | 6 comments | 1896 Views


Morning Palo Alto manhunt ends in two arrests

After an hour-long search, police apprehended a man at 9:15 a.m. who may have been involved in a south Palo Alto theft. Read...

Original post made on Apr. 15, 2013
Last comment by Nora Charles, on Apr 16, 2013 at 12:23 am | 18 comments | 1896 Views


Boething Environmental Lecture, May 7th

2009 Boething Lecture Dan Nepstad of the Moore Foundation “Steps toward a Global Framework for Managing the Land...

Original post made by Peggy Vas Dias on Apr. 30, 2009
Last comment by Walter_E_Wallis, on Apr 30, 2009 at 5:48 pm | 1 comment | 1896 Views


California high court to rule on Proposition 8 on Tuesday

""The wait is finally over," said Andrew Pugno, general counsel for, the main group that supported...

Original post made by Sharon on May. 22, 2009
Last comment by Perspective, on May 24, 2009 at 6:52 pm | 6 comments | 1896 Views
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