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Stanford docs found in violation of school policy

Stanford University Medical School Dean Philip Pizzo has sent a reminder to medical school staff after an investigation found...

Original post made on Dec. 21, 2010
Last comment by jb, on Dec 29, 2010 at 1:44 pm | 30 comments | 5342 Views


Silly little incident downtown tonight

My girlfriend and I were walking home tonight from the Guild theater along Emerson passing the intersection of Hamilton...

Original post made by Anon. on Oct. 28, 2011
Last comment by Welll, on Nov 2, 2011 at 4:07 pm | 30 comments | 4809 Views


Police probe two street robberies and a burglary

Palo Alto police are investigating two attempted street robberies and one residential burglary that occurred in the north...

Original post made on Dec. 10, 2011
Last comment by Concerned, on Jan 7, 2012 at 10:20 pm | 30 comments | 9303 Views


Police nab burglary suspects in Duveneck neighborhood

Palo Alto police chased down and arrested two Menlo Park men who they believe were planning to burglarize a residence in...

Original post made on Jan. 31, 2012
Last comment by Nora Charles, on Feb 14, 2012 at 3:56 am | 30 comments | 4174 Views


Palo Alto police arrest three people for burglary

Three people from Albania were arrested Thursday, Dec. 27, on commercial burglary and conspiracy charges at the Stanford...

Original post made on Jan. 2, 2013
Last comment by Hmmm, on Jan 4, 2013 at 9:34 am | 30 comments | 6912 Views


Palo Alto contractor faces felony charges

The owner and chief financial officer of a Palo Alto construction company have been charged with several felonies in a scheme...

Original post made on Jan. 24, 2013
Last comment by THe flip side, on Aug 13, 2016 at 7:41 pm | 30 comments | 7857 Views


Accused murderer of activist David Lewis set free

The man who confessed to gunning down well-known East Palo Alto community leader David Lewis was set free by the San Mateo...

Original post made on Feb. 6, 2013
Last comment by Just Wait, on May 30, 2013 at 2:59 am | 30 comments | 5725 Views


Scharff lays out bold plans in 'State of the City'

Calling Palo Alto a place where the "future continues to be invented," Mayor Greg Scharff rolled out on Wednesday night a...

Original post made on Feb. 27, 2013
Last comment by Wayne Martin, on Mar 1, 2013 at 2:17 pm | 30 comments | 5603 Views


Road rage

Just yesterday I was followed by a man who had the worst road rage I have ever seen. He was upset that he felt I cut him...

Original post made by Bambi on Apr. 17, 2013
Last comment by sunshine, on Jun 12, 2013 at 11:41 am | 30 comments | 4923 Views


Paly grad acquitted of burglary charges

A Palo Alto man who suffers from schizophrenia was acquitted of residential burglary on Tuesday, April 23, but he still faces...

Original post made on Apr. 24, 2013
Last comment by Longtime resident, on May 2, 2013 at 10:36 am | 30 comments | 3896 Views


Police give chase, arrest man on grad night

A man with three outstanding warrants was at the wrong place at the wrong time Wednesday evening, as police officers at Palo...

Original post made on May. 29, 2014
Last comment by Inigo Montoya, on Jun 2, 2014 at 6:27 pm | 30 comments | 2152 Views


Ohlone teacher charged with child abuse

An Ohlone Elementary School teacher has been placed on unpaid compulsory leave after the district discovered he is facing...

Original post made on Jan. 14, 2016
Last comment by CoachFromAnotherTown, on Jan 17, 2016 at 3:49 pm | 30 comments | 29753 Views


Video released in fatal Christmas police shooting

Officers who fatally shot a mentally ill man on a Palo Alto street on Christmas Day were justified when they discharged their...

Original post made on May. 24, 2016
Last comment by Resident, on May 27, 2016 at 10:52 am | 30 comments | 10824 Views


DA proposes mandatory prison term for sexual-assault crimes

In the wake of widespread outrage over the three months former Stanford University student-athlete Brock Turner will spend...

Original post made on Jun. 22, 2016
Last comment by More smears from rapists, on Jun 23, 2016 at 3:15 pm | 30 comments | 10377 Views


Alleged cockfighting operation in East Palo Alto

Nearly 60 chickens were removed from an East Palo Alto property on March 23 after city police and Peninsula Humane Society...

Original post made on Mar. 30, 2017
Last comment by Resident, on Apr 2, 2017 at 9:24 pm | 30 comments | 10712 Views


Stanford construction site could be in violation of city law

Stanford University is violating a city nuisance ordinance that prohibits storing building materials on a site where construction...

Original post made on Feb. 15, 2019
Last comment by Neighbor, on Feb 19, 2019 at 4:33 pm | 30 comments | 7313 Views


Stanford researcher allegedly concealed Chinese military ties

A 38-year-old Stanford University researcher has been arrested by federal authorities for allegedly failing to disclose that...

Original post made on Jul. 23, 2020
Last comment by Atilla C., on Jul 29, 2020 at 8:47 am | 30 comments | 60171 Views


Rumsfeld coming to Hoover


Original post made by Anonymous on Sep. 9, 2007
Last comment by Dr. Ferragamo, on Sep 12, 2007 at 1:10 pm | 30 comments | 5441 Views


Palo Alto's long 'eruv' saga


Original post made on Dec. 31, 2007
Last comment by Not Dr Ferragamo, on Jan 3, 2008 at 11:24 am | 30 comments | 8164 Views


The Committee of Three: Paulson, Bernanke, & Geithner


Original post made by Left of Boom on Sep. 19, 2008
Last comment by Gary, on Sep 22, 2008 at 8:02 pm | 30 comments | 5071 Views
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