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CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Woman allegedly sets fire to home after argument

A woman who was arguing with a man in a Palo Alto home on Wednesday allegedly set a fire in the house in an attempt to burn...

Original post made on Jul. 11, 2013
Last comment by Paul Miller, on Jul 14, 2013 at 9:08 pm | 4 comments | 2321 Views

SPORTS

Stanford grad makes U.S. swim team

It wasn’t her fastest time in the event, no records were set and she didn’t even win the race. Yet, Jenny Thompson’s...

Original post made on Apr. 4, 2009
Last comment by Robert Evan Howard, on Apr 4, 2009 at 5:14 am | 1 comment | 2321 Views

ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

Newsweek's exact words: "McCain should stop lying about his opponent"

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Original post made by Nutmeg on Aug. 21, 2008
Last comment by Mike, on Aug 28, 2008 at 4:04 pm | 18 comments | 2321 Views

ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

Bay Area gas prices drop $1 since October

Bay Area gas prices have dropped more than $1-per-gallon in the last month, with gas prices plummeting nationwide and the...

Original post made on Nov. 12, 2008
Last comment by Perspective, on Nov 22, 2008 at 7:19 am | 9 comments | 2321 Views

ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

Josh Becker zooms ahead in cash raised

Spurred by hefty contributions from entrepreneurs, venture capitalists and technologists, Josh Becker has taken a commanding...

Original post made on Mar. 23, 2010
Last comment by R.Gordon, on Jul 31, 2010 at 7:34 am | 11 comments | 2321 Views

ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

Immigration reform in dollars and cents

The Center for American Progress, an independent nonpartisan think tank, published a paper in March analyzing the 10-year...

Original post made on Jun. 21, 2013
Last comment by Calliope Sunshine, on Jun 21, 2013 at 8:41 am | 2 comments | 2321 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

On the Sadness of Higher Education

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Original post made by Jane on Jun. 23, 2008
Last comment by Ralph N., on Jun 23, 2008 at 10:09 pm | 13 comments | 2320 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Is Skelly Next?

What is going on with our leadership?! Is it just me, or does it feel like we are losing all of our 6-12 leadership this...

Original post made by PA Parent on Feb. 27, 2010
Last comment by Mom, on Mar 4, 2010 at 9:06 pm | 15 comments | 2320 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Hit-N-Run at the Ross Rd YMCA

Hi all, Tonight(5:15 pm)Tuesday 12/30/08 while I was at the Ross Rd YMCA my van was hit and the driver kept going(South...

Original post made by Tamy Lindemeyer on Dec. 30, 2008
Last comment by Resident, on Dec 31, 2008 at 5:18 pm | 4 comments | 2320 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Two vie for city's first police auditor slot

The two applicants for Palo Alto's first police auditor present the City Council with a study in contrasts. Read the full...

Original post made on Jun. 28, 2009
Last comment by Kate, on Jun 28, 2009 at 3:34 pm | 2 comments | 2320 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Former Woodside coach faces prison

Guy Delmar Hayman, former coach of the Woodside High School girls varsity basketball team, pleaded no contest Tuesday to...

Original post made on Dec. 7, 2009
Last comment by , on Dec 7, 2009 at 1:31 pm | 1 comment | 2320 Views

SPORTS

Two medals for Robinson in state track

Gunn junior Sarah Robinson will have every right to be a little tired on Sunday, after running the equivalent of three miles...

Original post made on Jun. 2, 2013
Last comment by Jim, on Jun 2, 2013 at 4:42 pm | 4 comments | 2320 Views

ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

Pathetic Palin A Scared Pussycat

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Original post made by Larry King on Sep. 23, 2008
Last comment by Walter_E_Wallis, on Sep 23, 2008 at 12:25 pm | 6 comments | 2320 Views

ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

Open Source Software Tool That Tracks Down Stolen Laptops

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Original post made by Sanford Forte on Oct. 3, 2008
Last comment by Walter_E_Wallis, on Oct 4, 2008 at 6:47 am | 1 comment | 2320 Views

ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

Stem-cell research building opens at Stanford

Stanford University Wednesday (Oct. 27) celebrated the opening of a new $200 million stem cell research building, which the...

Original post made on Oct. 27, 2010
Last comment by Leon, on Oct 28, 2010 at 4:36 pm | 3 comments | 2320 Views

AROUND TOWN

Shop Talk: 'Desire' and 'Prestige'

THE END OF PRESTIGE ... After 57 years as a mainstay in Palo Alto's Town & Country Village shopping center, women's-clothing...

Original post made on Jul. 23, 2011
Last comment by midtowner, on Jul 25, 2011 at 11:20 am | 4 comments | 2320 Views

AROUND TOWN

VA Hospital Opens New Mental Health Center

A crowd of active military personnel, veterans, hospital staff and community members looked on as a pair of golden shears...

Original post made on Jun. 24, 2012
Last comment by Daniel Drake, on Sep 7, 2012 at 8:07 pm | 5 comments | 2320 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Palo Alto school board to discuss new budget requests

The Palo Alto school board will convene for a special budget study session on Tuesday morning to discuss funding proposals...

Original post made on Feb. 24, 2016
Last comment by PiE overstepping, on Feb 24, 2016 at 1:40 pm | 4 comments | 2319 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Bank robber walks away from Wachovia Bank

A man robbed a Wachovia Bank in Palo Alto late Friday afternoon and escaped on foot, police reported. Read the full story...

Original post made on Dec. 13, 2008
Last comment by Jon, on Dec 20, 2008 at 5:34 pm | 8 comments | 2319 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Countywide campaign nets 189 DUI arrests

Law enforcement agencies across Santa Clara County will be setting up sobriety checkpoints in Palo Alto and other Peninsula...

Original post made on Dec. 23, 2009
Last comment by Bill, on Dec 26, 2009 at 9:02 am | 11 comments | 2319 Views
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