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AROUND TOWN

Celebrating arts and crafts

No plans for next weekend? No problem. The Palo Alto Festival of the Arts is coming to University Avenue Saturday and Sunday,...

Original post made on Aug. 14, 2012
Last comment by randy albin, on Aug 14, 2012 at 4:58 pm | 1 comment | 1013 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Crash @ Middlefield/Loma Verde Saturday afternoon

Looks like one car could have run a red light or bright sun blinded a driver....

Original post made by Driver on Oct. 27, 2012
Last comment by Ducatigirl, on Oct 28, 2012 at 8:19 pm | 8 comments | 1012 Views

AROUND TOWN

City moves forward with whistle-blower hotline

Palo Alto's city workers will soon have a new tool for reporting fraud, waste and abuse at City Hall -- a hotline that would...

Original post made on Jul. 20, 2011
Last comment by doronlevin, on Oct 12, 2011 at 3:22 pm | 7 comments | 1012 Views

AROUND TOWN

Art Kraemer: 'Stuck' on Maui

My wife, Helen, and I were on Maui. Our daughter called us very early for Hawaiian time to tell us to turn on the TV, and...

Original post made on Sep. 8, 2011
There are no comments yet. 1012 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

ClimateOne zings PA on housing

From the March 22 ClimateOne podcast. Gabriel Metcalf, the Executive Director of San Francisco Planning and Urban Research...

Original post made by Steve Raney on Mar. 28, 2013
Last comment by as is, on Apr 2, 2013 at 8:23 am | 16 comments | 1011 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Los Altos man tries for new city record

Thomas Andrew Cronin, a Los Altos resident, has allegedly been on a one-man crime wave this year. The Los Altos Police recently...

Original post made by resident on May. 31, 2013
Last comment by bru, on Jun 4, 2013 at 5:25 pm | 1 comment | 1011 Views

AROUND TOWN

Infant's accused killer pleads not guilty

A 17-year-old boy accused of fatally shooting an infant in East Palo Alto last month pleaded not guilty to murder in San...

Original post made on Jul. 14, 2011
There are no comments yet. 1011 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

Stanford grad Buscaglia overcomes a lot for his bid for the Summer Olympics

At an age when many young men might have fallen into bad habits and spiraled out of control, Stanford grad Alex Buscaglia...

Original post made on Jul. 11, 2012
Last comment by ex-pat, on Jul 11, 2012 at 2:22 pm | 2 comments | 1010 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Any news about counseling services to our elementary schools

I saw in the paper on May 6, 2011 that PAUSD was publicly inviting local professionals to submit proposals to begin offering...

Original post made by Anna-Maria Ludovick on Jun. 16, 2011
Last comment by palo alto mom, on Jun 16, 2011 at 5:09 pm | 1 comment | 1010 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Possible future for Safe Ride program?

A former volunteer has offered to convene a community meeting about the future of Safe Ride, a recently canceled program...

Original post made on Aug. 26, 2012
Last comment by Sally Bemus, on Aug 27, 2012 at 4:23 pm | 3 comments | 1010 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Criminal charges to be filed in motorcyclist fatality

Criminal charges will likely be filed today against a driver who killed a motorcyclist Wednesday morning (Sept. 28) in East...

Original post made on Sep. 30, 2011
Last comment by JustMe, on Sep 30, 2011 at 11:17 am | 1 comment | 1010 Views

ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

Harbaugh named AP Coach of the Year

Tonight Jim Harbaugh was named AP Sportswriter Coach of the Year. Out of fifty first place votes, he got forty-five. Congratulations,...

Original post made by Bob on Feb. 4, 2012
There are no comments yet. 1010 Views

ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

Romney now leads in Wisconsin.

Paul Ryan has definitely helped Romney, including in Wisconsin, where Obama won by 14% in 2008. Romney is now up by 1% (a...

Original post made by Gary on Aug. 21, 2012
Last comment by That User Name is already, on Nov 10, 2012 at 11:11 am | 5 comments | 1010 Views

AROUND TOWN

Spare the Air alert issued for today

The Bay Area Air Quality Management District has issued a Spare the Air alert for today (Wednesday, Sept. 28) warning of...

Original post made on Sep. 27, 2011
Last comment by air pollution sucks, on Sep 27, 2011 at 2:45 pm | 1 comment | 1010 Views

AROUND TOWN

Gun-violence rally in Palo Alto this evening

Adding their voices to the national gun-control debate, Palo Alto residents plan to hold a rally today, Thursday, March 28,...

Original post made on Mar. 28, 2013
Last comment by wmartin46, on Mar 28, 2013 at 9:59 pm | 13 comments | 1010 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

Editorial: Service hub needs new home

If Palo Alto has an Achilles Heel most city officials would say it is the handful of public buildings that easily could crumble...

Original post made on Feb. 10, 2012
Last comment by Anon., on Feb 10, 2012 at 2:25 pm | 5 comments | 1009 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

State investments take a bite out of local budgets

In the grand old days of the mid-2000s, few people talked about California's out-of-control public pensions. Read the full...

Original post made on Jul. 13, 2012
Last comment by Hmmm, on Jul 13, 2012 at 10:05 am | 1 comment | 1009 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

City View

City Council (Sept. 18) Read the full story here http://www.paloaltoonline.com/weekly/story.php?story_id=17646 posted Friday,...

Original post made on Sep. 22, 2012
Last comment by Wondering, on Sep 22, 2012 at 9:51 pm | 1 comment | 1009 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Anyone know what was happening 900 block of Loma Verde Tues evening?

Lots of emergency vehicles and what looked like a bicyle lying on the ground and an injured person....

Original post made by Palo Verde Resident on Aug. 17, 2011
Last comment by Joe, on Aug 17, 2011 at 11:18 am | 1 comment | 1009 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Police arrest man for Independence Day stabbing

Police have arrested a man suspected in a stabbing that left another man seriously injured in East Palo Alto Wednesday night. Read...

Original post made on Jul. 5, 2012
Last comment by Phil, on Jul 5, 2012 at 12:38 pm | 2 comments | 1009 Views
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