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CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Traffic signal hacked?

It appears that either the traffic signal at Lytton and Alma (at the train station) was hacked, or someone had extremely...

Original post made by asharpe on Oct. 25, 2011
Last comment by Crescent Park Dad, on Oct 26, 2011 at 12:22 pm | 3 comments | 1031 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Stanford police arrest two for auto burglary

Two persons were arrested on the Stanford campus early Monday morning after they allegedly burglarized at least two vehicles,...

Original post made on Jul. 30, 2012
Last comment by Gethin, on Jul 31, 2012 at 12:26 pm | 4 comments | 1031 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Palo Alto man convicted in ear-biting incident

A Palo Alto man has been convicted of mayhem for biting a man's ear off during a drunken fight over stolen cigarettes outside...

Original post made on Mar. 13, 2014
Last comment by Hmmm, on Mar 13, 2014 at 1:34 pm | 2 comments | 1031 Views

ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

Crash course to bankruptcy again!

Crash course to bankruptcy again! In the great economic depression of the late 20's and 30's , they had no economic guarantees...

Original post made by Ted Rudow III, MA on May. 4, 2012
Last comment by Big Gato, on May 5, 2012 at 10:26 am | 2 comments | 1031 Views

ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

Don't bail out Brown for spending enormous public money on HSR instead of on CA schools. Vote NO on Prop. 30.

Regarding Prop. 30, let's not forget that Gov. Jerry Brown is responsible for a large part of the school funding problem....

Original post made by Robert on Oct. 30, 2012
Last comment by Nora Charles, on Oct 30, 2012 at 8:15 pm | 5 comments | 1031 Views

AROUND TOWN

Greenmeadow is not listening

We now have no Dana, no Master's swimming, no year-round lap swimming, no competitive team for our kids, no pool open....

Original post made by discouraged on Aug. 7, 2011
Last comment by jkn, on Aug 29, 2011 at 4:22 pm | 3 comments | 1031 Views

AROUND TOWN

Stalled development may spur another lawsuit

A developer whose long and litigious quest to build a three-story building on Page Mill Road suffered a major setback earlier...

Original post made on Oct. 20, 2011
Last comment by Build it!, on Oct 21, 2011 at 11:52 pm | 5 comments | 1031 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

PUBLIC AGENDA: PaloAltoGreen program; 'Student connectedness'

A preview of Palo Alto government meetings next week. Read the full story here http://www.paloaltoonline.com/news/show_story.php?id=28551...

Original post made on Feb. 8, 2013
Last comment by Disconnected, on Feb 9, 2013 at 9:47 am | 2 comments | 1030 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

Eshoo accepting paycheck during gov't shutdown

Representative Anna Eshoo (D-Palo Alto)has decided to accept her paycheck ($174,000 annual salary)during the government shutdown....

Original post made by Stephen Peeps on Oct. 5, 2013
Last comment by Ferd Nerdlinger, on Oct 9, 2013 at 11:56 am | 10 comments | 1030 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 | 1030 Views

SPORTS

Paly grad Pederson named to All-Star Futures Game

Palo Alto High grad Joc Pederson, who plays pro baseball for the Double-A Chattanooga Lookouts in the Los Angeles Dodgers'...

Original post made on Jun. 27, 2013
Last comment by Philip MacQuitty, on Jun 27, 2013 at 1:28 pm | 1 comment | 1030 Views

ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

Air district issues second 'Spare the Air' alert

For the second day in a row, the Bay Area Air Quality Management District is asking residents to refrain from burning wood. Read...

Original post made on Dec. 8, 2011
Last comment by smokey, on Dec 9, 2011 at 11:45 am | 4 comments | 1030 Views

ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

Spare the Air day also announced for Wednesday

The Bay Area Air Quality Management District has announced that Wednesday will be another Spare the Air day. Read the full...

Original post made on Jul. 11, 2012
Last comment by EnvironmentalPerson, on Jul 11, 2012 at 6:39 pm | 1 comment | 1030 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

PA City Mgr $100k/yr +/- housing subsidy from City?

Followers of this forum will perhaps recall that I have posted here twice recently regarding information I came across in...

Original post made by Diogenes on Oct. 7, 2011
Last comment by David L, on Oct 11, 2011 at 1:30 am | 10 comments | 1029 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

Compost Facility -- Build it or Return the Park Land.

Now that Measure E has opened the door to using 10 acres of park land for a Compost Facility (dry anaerobic digester) 1....

Original post made by Timothy Gray on Feb. 21, 2012
Last comment by Anon., on Feb 21, 2012 at 10:44 pm | 1 comment | 1029 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 | 1029 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 | 1029 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Shooting leaves one person in critical condition

East Palo Alto police are investigating a double shooting Friday night that sent two people to the hospital -- one in critical...

Original post made on Oct. 23, 2011
Last comment by victims little cousin jon jon, on Oct 25, 2011 at 12:19 pm | 5 comments | 1029 Views

SPORTS

Luck sets rookie passing record in Colts' 20-13 win

Stanford grad and current Indianapolis Colts quarterback Andrew Luck set the record for yards passing by a rookie when he...

Original post made on Dec. 26, 2012
Last comment by Dean, on Dec 26, 2012 at 10:20 am | 1 comment | 1029 Views

ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

Worst year to start high-tech company? 2000

Only one in six high-tech companies that started in 2000 in Silicon Valley remained in business at the end of the decade,...

Original post made on Oct. 12, 2011
Last comment by Cecelia Horn, on Oct 13, 2011 at 11:10 am | 5 comments | 1029 Views
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