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AROUND TOWN

Stanford campus on alert after report of armed man

After a man was reportedly seen on the Stanford University campus Tuesday evening with what a witness believed to be a gun,...

Original post made on Jul. 29, 2015
Last comment by everyone, on Jul 30, 2015 at 10:56 am | 5 comments | 5305 Views

ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

Tunneling dropped as Midpeninsula rail option

Deep tunnels and covered trenches have been dropped as alternatives for the Palo Alto/Midpeninsula portion of the state's...

Original post made on Aug. 5, 2010
Last comment by Peter Carpenter, on Aug 10, 2010 at 5:21 pm | 122 comments | 5304 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

Frank Benest to retire as Palo Alto city manager

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Original post made on Nov. 27, 2007
Last comment by Antisthenes, on Dec 2, 2007 at 9:25 pm | 33 comments | 5303 Views

AROUND TOWN

Palo Alto woman rescued after fall at Yosemite National Park

A 63-year-old Palo Alto woman was rescued after she fell off a path at Yosemite National Park over the weekend, according...

Original post made on Jan. 7, 2016
Last comment by musical, on Jan 7, 2016 at 5:31 pm | 5 comments | 5303 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

City should restore Brown Bag Concerts

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Original post made by Tyler Hanley on Aug. 8, 2006
Last comment by trudy, on Aug 16, 2006 at 2:35 pm | 3 comments | 5302 Views

AROUND TOWN

Tall Tree Award winners announced

Four individuals and organizations who have contributed to improving children's quality of life have been named as recipients...

Original post made on Mar. 4, 2016
Last comment by Sigh, on May 7, 2016 at 5:44 pm | 21 comments | 5300 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

Council candidates take aim at chain stores, offices

Candidates for the the Palo Alto City Council vowed on Thursday to do more to protect retail in the city's two main commercial...

Original post made on Oct. 3, 2014
Last comment by Margaret Fruth, on Oct 7, 2014 at 12:17 pm | 30 comments | 5297 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Paly, Gunn teachers laud campus building plans

Teachers from Gunn and Palo Alto high schools expressed enthusiasm Tuesday for new campus buildings they said will improve...

Original post made on Jan. 13, 2010
Last comment by paly grad '05, on Jan 21, 2010 at 9:57 pm | 11 comments | 5296 Views

AROUND TOWN

Palo Alto to reconsider fee for single-story zones

Residents seeking to enact bans on two-story homes in their Eichler-style neighborhoods may soon get a little financial aid...

Original post made on Jun. 9, 2015
Last comment by Anna, on Jun 13, 2015 at 8:49 pm | 28 comments | 5293 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

City urged to move Matadero Creek Trail

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Original post made by Tyler Hanley on Oct. 2, 2006
Last comment by Voice Reporter, on Jan 12, 2007 at 2:05 pm | 8 comments | 5292 Views

MOVIES

Harry Potter and the Order of the Phoenix

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Original post made by Sarah on Jul. 27, 2007
Last comment by Sarah, on Jul 30, 2007 at 12:41 am | 2 comments | 5292 Views

ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

Former assemblyman Ira Ruskin dies from brain tumor

Longtime former state Assemblyman Ira Ruskin, who represented Palo Alto for six years, died on July 3, according to widespread...

Original post made on Jul. 5, 2014
Last comment by Jackson, on Jul 7, 2014 at 10:16 pm | 11 comments | 5291 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Proliferation of Choice Programs in Palo Alto - A Vision

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Original post made by Matt Passell on Nov. 7, 2006
Last comment by really confused now, on Dec 8, 2006 at 5:34 pm | 23 comments | 5290 Views

ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

East Palo Alto to sue Four Seasons and developer

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Original post made by Jocelyn Dong on Jun. 23, 2006
Last comment by J.Johnson, on Aug 25, 2006 at 11:18 pm | 1 comment | 5289 Views

MOVIES

Nancy Drew better than reviewed in Weekly

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Original post made by Family film fan on Jul. 8, 2007
Last comment by Parent, on Jul 9, 2007 at 9:48 am | 1 comment | 5289 Views

AROUND TOWN

Palo Alto raises minimum wage

Palo Alto will have a minimum wage of $11 an hour starting next year thanks to a law that the City Council unanimously passed...

Original post made on Aug. 25, 2015
Last comment by Garden Gnome, on Aug 26, 2015 at 12:00 pm | 29 comments | 5288 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

Palo Alto Humane Society creates a 'Critter Club'

While Danny Rendon was enrolled in a summer session at Beechwood School in Menlo Park, his mother, Patricia, noticed something...

Original post made on Dec. 6, 2013
Last comment by Nora Charles, on Dec 12, 2013 at 10:42 pm | 1 comment | 5287 Views

AROUND TOWN

New Year's Eve: from reverence to revelry

New Year's Eve celebrants will have a variety of options to welcome 2010 this Thursday as restaurants, clubs and religious...

Original post made on Dec. 30, 2009
Last comment by partygirl, on Dec 30, 2009 at 11:39 am | 2 comments | 5287 Views

AROUND TOWN

Stanford students, faculty, alumni call for new sexual-assault survey

A growing chorus of students, faculty and now alumni are calling on Stanford University to issue a new climate survey to...

Original post made on Apr. 19, 2016
Last comment by Wassup, Doc?, on May 9, 2016 at 5:50 pm | 10 comments | 5287 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Resignation triggers changes at schools

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Original post made on Apr. 4, 2008
Last comment by Sad To Be Moving On, on Apr 10, 2008 at 11:54 am | 17 comments | 5285 Views
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