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ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

SLAC is facing budget cuts, layoffs

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Original post made on Jan. 9, 2008
Last comment by Walter_E_Wallis, on Jan 10, 2008 at 2:48 pm | 4 comments | 6812 Views

AROUND TOWN

Students demonstrate as new Sofia president takes office

As an interim president took office at Palo Alto's Sofia University this week, students demonstrating outside the school...

Original post made on Jan. 9, 2014
Last comment by Mimi, on Jan 10, 2014 at 8:54 pm | 3 comments | 6812 Views

ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

Palo Alto to share dispatch with Mountain View, Los Altos

An effort by Palo Alto, Mountain View and Los Altos police departments to integrate their respective dispatch services is...

Original post made on Feb. 17, 2012
Last comment by Sensible, on Mar 21, 2012 at 11:28 pm | 20 comments | 6811 Views

AROUND TOWN

Palo Alto man arrested for burglary, fighting

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Original post made on Aug. 11, 2007
Last comment by WORD, on Aug 15, 2007 at 8:49 pm | 22 comments | 6811 Views

AROUND TOWN

Arson suspected in Palo Alto hills fires

A "person of interest" has been identified by police and fire officials in connection with five fires that burned Wednesday...

Original post made on Aug. 8, 2012
Last comment by Nora Charles, on Aug 10, 2012 at 12:56 am | 31 comments | 6811 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Palo Alto police arrest 'Peeping Tom' solicitor

Police arrested a Peeping Tom on Thursday, March 20, after he allegedly repeatedly harassed a woman at her house in the 1100...

Original post made on Mar. 24, 2014
Last comment by Raymond, on Mar 24, 2014 at 11:51 am | 1 comment | 6810 Views

AROUND TOWN

Michigan plastics firm instigated bag protest

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Original post made on Mar. 27, 2008
Last comment by Jody, on Nov 14, 2008 at 3:30 pm | 24 comments | 6810 Views

AROUND TOWN

They are in a play!

Parents, children's literature fans, and well-read local kids are likely familiar with the work of Mo Willems. His style...

Original post made on Feb. 5, 2016
Last comment by Gaston Olvera, on Feb 5, 2016 at 10:09 pm | 1 comment | 6810 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

Palo Alto Utilities tries to keep pace with technological change

When Palo Alto's founding fathers decided more than a century ago to launch a municipal utility, they could hardly have imagined...

Original post made on Feb. 16, 2018
Last comment by Joe, on Feb 21, 2018 at 2:23 pm | 13 comments | 6809 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Drive-by paintball shootings injure pedestrians

Palo Alto police are searching for suspects who they say shot several people with a paintball gun on Monday night. Read...

Original post made on May. 6, 2015
Last comment by Que Pasa, on May 10, 2015 at 10:53 am | 13 comments | 6809 Views

ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

Tariq Aziz sentenced to the gallows

The liberation of Iraq by GWB, which was a truly a historical event of great dimensions, nevertheless produced a final accounting...

Original post made by Gary on Oct. 27, 2010
Last comment by Support Iraqis, then and now, on Oct 28, 2010 at 2:49 pm | 5 comments | 6809 Views

AROUND TOWN

This year's headshakers

From failed burglary schemes to frightening robot encounters, numerous odd crimes and showdowns in Palo Alto made the headlines...

Original post made on Dec. 28, 2016
Last comment by Online Name, on Dec 28, 2016 at 3:14 pm | 1 comment | 6809 Views

SPORTS

Menlo boys pull into tie for first place in WBAL soccer

==B Monday's prep roundup== The Menlo School boys' soccer team pulled into a tie for first place in the West Bay Athletic...

Original post made on Feb. 5, 2013
Last comment by soccer fan, on Feb 5, 2013 at 2:49 pm | 2 comments | 6808 Views

AROUND TOWN

Con man Simon Gann swaps plea for prison time

Simon Gann, who admitted sweet-talking a Menlo Park woman into a relationship and out of approximately $1,900 by pretending...

Original post made on Dec. 30, 2010
Last comment by Chellie, on Nov 14, 2012 at 4:23 pm | 4 comments | 6808 Views

MOVIES

Review: 'Alice in Wonderland'

It couldn't have been too hard a sell: mega-bucks to burn and choice, tailor-made parts for director Tim Burton's two most...

Original post made on Mar. 6, 2010
Last comment by Frances, on Mar 6, 2010 at 9:25 am | 1 comment | 6808 Views

ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

Compare Peninsula Funeral Prices

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Original post made by Marjorie Bridges on Dec. 10, 2006
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ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

Where to donate for victims of North Bay wildfires

For people interested in assisting victims of the North Bay wildfires, the Weekly has compiled a list on groups that are...

Original post made on Oct. 14, 2017
Last comment by Oakland firestorm, on Oct 14, 2017 at 7:27 am | 1 comment | 6807 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

Architectural board blasts proposed AT&T tower

AT&T's quest to plant cellular towers and Wi-Fi antennas in Palo Alto has proved taxing for company officials, city staff...

Original post made on Apr. 11, 2011
Last comment by iSoar, on Apr 13, 2011 at 2:53 pm | 8 comments | 6806 Views

MOVIES

My Best Friend

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Original post made by Nat on Aug. 6, 2007
Last comment by Peninsula Dweller, on Aug 15, 2007 at 10:26 am | 1 comment | 6806 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

Grocers: Proposed plastic-bag ban has wrinkles

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Original post made on Apr. 3, 2008
Last comment by reader, on Apr 30, 2008 at 5:27 pm | 86 comments | 6805 Views
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