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PALO ALTO ISSUES

Weekly, Palo Alto Online win top state honors

The Palo Alto Weekly and PaloAltoOnline.com garnered 10 first- and second-place awards Saturday (April 16) in an annual statewide...

Original post made on Apr. 17, 2011
Last comment by ChrisC, on Apr 18, 2011 at 12:21 pm | 5 comments | 1815 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

What Happened to the Homecoming Court in PAUSD?

Anyone know when and why it ended? We still have Spirit Week, the Homecoming football game with floats and the Homecoming...

Original post made by Paly Alum on Sep. 1, 2013
Last comment by Paly Alum, on Sep 10, 2013 at 1:23 am | 5 comments | 1815 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Menlo Park credit union robbed

An armed man robbed the Tyco Credit Union at 220 Jefferson Drive in Menlo Park Wednesday at about 3 p.m. and got away with...

Original post made on Aug. 27, 2009
Last comment by Unknown, on Aug 31, 2009 at 10:28 am | 2 comments | 1815 Views

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 | 1815 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Palo Alto bicyclist killed on road where Caltrans refused to add bike lanes

Article in the Daily Journal: http://www.smdailyjournal.com/article_preview.php?id=121565 The victim was hit by a passing...

Original post made by Sarah on Dec. 22, 2009
Last comment by Sarah, on Dec 25, 2009 at 11:41 am | 4 comments | 1815 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

20-year-old shot to death in East Palo Alto

An East Palo Alto man was shot and killed Wednesday night, and police seek information about the killing. Read the full...

Original post made on Apr. 29, 2010
Last comment by ttom h, on Apr 29, 2010 at 3:23 pm | 2 comments | 1815 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Menlo man arrested in alleged home drug deal

A Menlo Park man was arrested Monday at his home on Terminal Avenue for possession and sales of marijuana and committing...

Original post made on Mar. 30, 2011
There are no comments yet. 1815 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Greenmeadow embezzler pleads 'no contest'

Kimball Allen, the former administrative manager who embezzled nearly $70,000 from a Palo Alto neighborhood association,...

Original post made on Apr. 29, 2011
Last comment by recovery, on May 3, 2011 at 7:30 pm | 7 comments | 1815 Views

SPORTS

Record setting performance not enough

Andrew Luck threw for 423 yards and three touchdowns, and Toby Gerhart rushed for 123 yards and two touchdowns, yet 584 yards...

Original post made on Oct. 18, 2009
Last comment by andy, on Oct 19, 2009 at 10:31 pm | 4 comments | 1815 Views

ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

The Case of the Disappearing Analysis Report by the CBO

Concerning the next "stimulus" plan being steam-rolled through Congress as we speak, there was an analysis by the Congressional...

Original post made by Perspective on Jan. 26, 2009
Last comment by In Touch, on Jan 27, 2009 at 9:08 am | 4 comments | 1815 Views

ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

EPA police chief to meet with community

East Palo Alto Police Chief Ron Davis will meet with members of the community from 6 to 8 p.m. tonight (Tuesday) to talk...

Original post made on Mar. 10, 2009
Last comment by PAROLEE T, on Mar 17, 2009 at 12:10 am | 9 comments | 1815 Views

ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

White As Snow

It's raining, the cold, nasty rain of early December in Dublin, the worst time of year, too cold to be outside, but too warm...

Original post made on Dec. 9, 2009
Last comment by Peter Pennoyer, on Dec 9, 2009 at 3:16 am | 1 comment | 1815 Views

ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

Plan to pay for high-speed rail draws fresh scrutiny

The California High-Speed Rail Authority's new business plan, which shows the price tag of the controversial project nearly...

Original post made on Nov. 29, 2011
Last comment by SF to LA Commuter Joe, on Dec 6, 2011 at 8:40 am | 21 comments | 1815 Views

AROUND TOWN

Financial difficulties with the Know Knew Books bookstore

The Know Knew Books bookstore on California Ave is having financial difficulties, according to Bill, an individual who works...

Original post made by Richard on Sep. 28, 2009
Last comment by Mayfield Child, on Sep 30, 2009 at 12:40 am | 1 comment | 1815 Views

AROUND TOWN

JJ&F development seeks final approval tonight

A controversial proposal to build close to 40,000 square feet of office space next to a rebuilt JJ&F Food Store in Palo Alto's...

Original post made on Dec. 7, 2009
Last comment by Hypocrisy, on Dec 8, 2009 at 9:03 am | 10 comments | 1815 Views

AROUND TOWN

Palo Alto area agencies receive $240,000 in grants

The Downtown Streets Team accepted a $15,000 grant Monday evening to launch an outreach program to homeless people -- the...

Original post made on Apr. 21, 2010
Last comment by danny, on Apr 21, 2010 at 8:01 pm | 1 comment | 1815 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Cubberley HS, and Wilbur JHS multi-year Reunion.

Sunday, October 11, 2009 at Foothill Park Oak Grove Picnic Area, which is at the bottom end of the park, by the Quarry. Suggested...

Original post made by Bruce Camenzind on Sep. 15, 2009
There are no comments yet. 1814 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Helicopter buzz in midtown at 4am?

A helicopter buzzed our house in midtown at around 4am July 19. It was going low and very slow. So low that we could feel...

Original post made by sleepless in palo alto on Jul. 19, 2009
Last comment by Anne, on Jul 26, 2009 at 5:18 pm | 7 comments | 1814 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Fire, protest snarl University Avenue traffic

A house fire and a protest march against education-budget cuts combined to snarl traffic on University Avenue in East Palo...

Original post made on May. 27, 2010
Last comment by Christine, on May 27, 2010 at 10:03 pm | 5 comments | 1814 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Brush fire on E. Bayshore Road

We are getting reports of a brush fire at 3201 E. Bayshore Road in Palo Alto. Details will be posted as soon as they become...

Original post made by Tyler Hanley on Sep. 8, 2010
Last comment by Tyler Hanley, on Sep 9, 2010 at 10:25 am | 5 comments | 1814 Views
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