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CRIMES & INCIDENTS

John Getreu's own words pointed to his guilt

Convicted murderer John Arthur Getreu revealed multiple times during a law enforcement interview that he had knowledge of...

Original post made on Sep. 17, 2021
Last comment by NanaDi, on Sep 17, 2021 at 11:10 am | 1 comment | 5331 Views

HISTORIC PHOTOS

Newsom prevails in California's recall election

The attempt to throw Gov. Gavin Newsom out of office failed by a wide margin, according to vote counts released tonight in...

Original post made on Sep. 15, 2021
Last comment by Anna Delacroix, on Sep 17, 2021 at 10:42 am | 26 comments | 8700 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

Mental health experts bolster Palo Alto's police reform efforts

When Palo Alto launched an ambitious police reform initiative last year, one of its goals was to shift some types of emergency...

Original post made on Sep. 16, 2021
Last comment by Anna Delacroix, on Sep 17, 2021 at 9:51 am | 5 comments | 4871 Views

AROUND TOWN

37th annual Palo Alto Weekly Moonlight Run & Walk is back in person — and virtually

The 37th annual Palo Alto Weekly Moonlight Run & Walk is moving back to its longtime home at the Baylands for in-person races...

Original post made on Sep. 17, 2021
Last comment by Bystander, on Sep 17, 2021 at 9:01 am | 1 comment | 1862 Views

AROUND TOWN

West Nile virus-positive mosquitoes found in Palo Alto, Mountain View

The Santa Clara County Vector Control District will be treating parts of Palo Alto and Mountain View with insecticide after...

Original post made on Sep. 15, 2021
Last comment by Bystander, on Sep 17, 2021 at 8:58 am | 6 comments | 14202 Views

SPORTS

Prep report: SHP water polo wins battle of Valparaiso Avenue

Gavin West scored six goals, Will Swart added five and visiting Sacred Heart Prep downed Menlo School 18-7 in a West Catholic...

Original post made on Sep. 17, 2021
There are no comments yet. 3167 Views

AROUND TOWN

'The Golden Voice of Cuba' comes to Woodside for special show

The evening of Sept. 25 offers a taste of Cuban culture at Woodside's Village Hub, in the form of a "Havana Night" dinner...

Original post made on Sep. 16, 2021
Last comment by Mark Weiss, on Sep 16, 2021 at 9:14 pm | 1 comment | 2729 Views

ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

Former employee says Theranos cherry-picked results from faulty machines

A former lab associate continued her testimony Wednesday in the federal criminal trial against Elizabeth Holmes, founder...

Original post made on Sep. 16, 2021
Last comment by felix, on Sep 16, 2021 at 12:41 pm | 1 comment | 4827 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Swift verdict in John Getreu trial: Guilty of first-degree murder

After a two-week jury trial, John Getreu has been convicted of murdering 21-year-old Janet Ann Taylor on Stanford University...

Original post made on Sep. 15, 2021
Last comment by Anneke, on Sep 16, 2021 at 10:04 am | 2 comments | 12976 Views

SPORTS

Paly girls survive SCVAL volleyball struggle against Los Altos

The Palo Alto girls volleyball team got a huge game from Olivia Harrison to power past visiting Los Altos 25-18, 18-25, 25-17,...

Original post made on Sep. 16, 2021
There are no comments yet. 5125 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

Sobrato threatens lawsuit over city's plans for Fry's site

Concerned about Palo Alto's plans to phase out some of the commercial uses at the former Fry's site, the owner of the property...

Original post made on Sep. 15, 2021
Last comment by David L Hirsch, on Sep 15, 2021 at 5:55 pm | 1 comment | 4871 Views

AROUND TOWN

Palo Alto to consider phasing out commercial tenants in Ventura

When Fry's Electronics officially closed its Palo Alto location in December 2019, it left behind both a giant vacancy and...

Original post made on Sep. 10, 2021
Last comment by Tecsi, on Sep 15, 2021 at 4:16 pm | 3 comments | 8488 Views

AROUND TOWN

Palo Alto's big dilemma: Should cars return to University and California avenues?

If things go as planned, the experiment with closing University and California avenues to cars will conclude at the end of...

Original post made on Sep. 9, 2021
Last comment by Bystander, on Sep 15, 2021 at 2:54 pm | 34 comments | 7073 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

Stevenson House drops appeal of church's safe parking program

A proposal by Unitarian Universalist Church to host a safe parking program for unhoused vehicle dwellers received a boost...

Original post made on Sep. 9, 2021
Last comment by relentlesscactus, on Sep 15, 2021 at 11:57 am | 6 comments | 3151 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

Police auditor sees its caseload swell as Palo Alto calls for more oversight

Armed with a broader scope, Palo Alto's police auditor is preparing to release its reviews of 16 different incidents involving...

Original post made on Sep. 14, 2021
Last comment by Consider Your Options. , on Sep 15, 2021 at 10:55 am | 1 comment | 3506 Views

ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

California recall election results 2021: Live updates

Get up-to-date results on the California recall election of Gov. Gavin Newsom. Read the full story here https://www.paloaltoonline.com/news/2021/09/14/california-recall-election-...

Original post made on Sep. 15, 2021
Last comment by Janice Selznick, on Sep 15, 2021 at 10:31 am | 1 comment | 9846 Views

ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

Decision time: Three ways the California recall election could go

The recall election could end up with three very different results for the future of Gov. Gavin Newsom and of politics in...

Original post made on Sep. 14, 2021
Last comment by The Voice of Palo Alto, on Sep 14, 2021 at 9:54 pm | 3 comments | 2506 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Neighbors outraged over melee outside Woman's Club

A fight among partygoers outside the Woman's Club of Palo Alto on Friday night that allegedly involved one person being threatened...

Original post made on Sep. 13, 2021
Last comment by Jennifer, on Sep 14, 2021 at 9:24 pm | 6 comments | 11753 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Plane crashes en route to Palo Alto Airport, strikes power lines before going down in Baylands

A plane carrying 166 gallons of fuel has gone down near the Palo Alto Airport, leading to an apparent fuel spill in the Baylands...

Original post made on Sep. 13, 2021
Last comment by We Are The People, on Sep 14, 2021 at 8:08 pm | 20 comments | 12510 Views

AROUND TOWN

Governor appoints Santa Clara County Supervisor Cindy Chavez to state corrections board

Santa Clara County Supervisor Cindy Chavez has been appointed to the Board of State and Community Corrections, Gov. Gavin...

Original post made on Sep. 14, 2021
There are no comments yet. 2308 Views
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