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AROUND TOWN

Palo Alto median home prices in 94306 have dropped 48.6%, according to San Jose Merc

Here's a link to the March 21, 2009 article on median home prices and sales in Santa Clara County by ZIP code: http://www.mercurynews.com/ci_11959743?IADID=Search-www.mercuryne...

Original post made by Location Location Location on Mar. 21, 2009
Last comment by OhlonePar, on Mar 23, 2009 at 4:45 pm | 10 comments | 2357 Views

AROUND TOWN

Admitted officer-killer testifies

Sometimes barely audible, soft-spoken 26-year-old Alberto Alvarez Thursday morning described how he often sold drugs in East...

Original post made on Nov. 12, 2009
Last comment by Lee, on Nov 14, 2009 at 11:55 am | 11 comments | 2357 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

Officials toast Palo Alto's newest Sister City

Japanese and Palo Alto officials celebrated Palo Alto's newest Sister City, Tsuchiura, with an international toast Monday...

Original post made on Nov. 3, 2009
Last comment by Get a life Walter, on Nov 6, 2009 at 12:02 am | 7 comments | 2356 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

Police arrest alleged gang member after search

Menlo Park police arrested a 28-year-old suspected gang member Thursday morning after serving a search warrant and finding...

Original post made on Mar. 26, 2010
Last comment by GET OUTTA HERE!, on Mar 29, 2010 at 4:44 pm | 10 comments | 2356 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

Police and firefighter unions

For Palo Alto police officers and firefighters, change in compensation can't come soon enough. Read the full story here...

Original post made on Apr. 24, 2015
Last comment by charlie, on Apr 24, 2015 at 11:40 am | 2 comments | 2356 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Armed robbery in Robles Park Thursday evening - 8/15

(Robles Park is on Park between Charleston and W. Meadow) Subject : Armed Robbery Occurs in Neighborhood Park Contact...

Original post made by anon on Aug. 16, 2013
There are no comments yet. 2356 Views

SPORTS

Stanford women are as good as Gold-Onwude

Stanford guard Ros Gold-Onwude went ballistic on Iowa's scouting report. Whatever the Hawkeyes had planned, the fifth-year...

Original post made on Mar. 26, 2010
Last comment by Nomellini, on Mar 26, 2010 at 8:45 am | 1 comment | 2356 Views

ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

Support oil companies that provide leadership on climate change

Support oil companies that provide leadership on climate change Valero Energy has started a fear campaign to try to get...

Original post made by Rwolf on Nov. 4, 2009
Last comment by Perspective, on Nov 12, 2009 at 2:37 pm | 19 comments | 2356 Views

AROUND TOWN

Community Notebook: TEDx comes to Gunn May 24

Presenters including CEOs from the tech industry, professors and athletes will speak at Gunn High School's TEDx conference...

Original post made on May. 22, 2012
Last comment by GunnTV, on May 23, 2012 at 11:07 pm | 2 comments | 2356 Views

AROUND TOWN

Stanford to conduct test of campus emergency notification system

Stanford University will conduct a test of the campuswide [http://web.stanford.edu/group/SUDPS/Alertsufaq.shtml AlertSU]...

Original post made on Sep. 30, 2014
Last comment by neighbor, on Sep 30, 2014 at 1:15 pm | 5 comments | 2356 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

Caltrain back on schedule after collision

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Original post made on Oct. 6, 2008
Last comment by Walter_E_Wallis, on Oct 7, 2008 at 3:08 am | 4 comments | 2355 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

Alma Plaza is coming -- but not quite yet

Alma Plaza finally received the city's approval Monday night, but it will likely be years before area residents see any major...

Original post made on Jan. 29, 2009
Last comment by Anonymous, on Jan 29, 2009 at 7:37 pm | 5 comments | 2355 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

Deadlock continues over planned business tax

Palo Altans may be asked to vote on a new business-license tax in November, but city officials are still split on what form...

Original post made on Jun. 16, 2009
Last comment by Mary Carlstead, on Jun 18, 2009 at 5:54 pm | 12 comments | 2355 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

There's simply not much on the market

Would-be home buyers can count on frustration this spring as they confront the reality of today's market: Inventory of homes...

Original post made on May. 24, 2015
Last comment by question, on May 27, 2015 at 10:08 am | 14 comments | 2355 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

School board candidates' forum set for Sept. 27

Candidates for the Palo Alto Board of Education will share their views Thursday, Sept. 27, in the first of several public...

Original post made on Sep. 19, 2012
Last comment by Barron Parker, on Sep 20, 2012 at 6:06 pm | 27 comments | 2355 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Couple charged in EPA killing strikes plea deal

A young couple charged in connection with the fatal shooting of a 37-year-old man on Christmas Day 2007 in East Palo Alto...

Original post made on Oct. 28, 2009
Last comment by Mr. Ironic, on Oct 29, 2009 at 9:49 am | 3 comments | 2355 Views

ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

Olympic tv coverage, dismal

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Original post made by Parent on Aug. 8, 2008
Last comment by OhlonePar, on Aug 14, 2008 at 1:11 pm | 12 comments | 2355 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 | 2355 Views

ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

Presidential Secrets: Video exposing the crimes of Presidents from Bush (1&2) and Clinton

I was looking on the website ://www.freeamerican.com and I came upon this video and it floored me. This is an awesome video...

Original post made by food for thought on Mar. 7, 2009
There are no comments yet. 2355 Views

ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

William Perry: 'Nuclear dangers are imminent'

The worldwide nuclear threat is greater today than at any time since the Cold War, former U.S. Secretary of Defense William...

Original post made on Jul. 17, 2009
Last comment by R Wray, on Jul 18, 2009 at 10:02 am | 13 comments | 2355 Views
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Short story writers wanted!

The 31st Annual Palo Alto Weekly Short Story Contest is now accepting entries for Adult, Young Adult (15-17) and Teen (12-14) categories. Send us your short story (2,500 words or less) and entry form by April 13, 2017. First, Second and Third Place prizes awarded in each category.

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