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Driver of a while Model X 60D near W. Charleston?

Dear Community, Last Wednesday, July 19, 2017, at around 8:00 pm, I was riding my bicycle home southbound along the 400...

Original post made by Oliver Burke on Jul. 25, 2017
Last comment by Compass, on Jul 27, 2017 at 4:10 pm | 5 comments | 1160 Views


Free jazz concert at PA Art Center

Jazz collective Amendola vs. Blades vs. Parker vs. Skerik will perform a free concert on Saturday, March 30, at 8 p.m. at...

Original post made on Mar. 28, 2019
Last comment by Mark Weiss, on Mar 30, 2019 at 8:22 pm | 6 comments | 1150 Views


Police: Masked robbers strike Trader Joe's in Menlo Park

Menlo Park police are looking for two men who allegedly robbed a Trader Joe's supermarket at gunpoint Saturday night. Read...

Original post made on Aug. 14, 2016
Last comment by Tom, on Aug 15, 2016 at 4:36 pm | 3 comments | 1145 Views


drivers, please slow down and pay attention

We live near Oregon Expressway. Several times this morning, we saw ambulances speeding down Oregon, presumably to rescue...

Original post made by parent on Jan. 6, 2016
Last comment by Resident , on Jan 6, 2016 at 2:02 pm | 5 comments | 1138 Views


Pedestrian Killed at Embarcadero and 101

Big-rig hit a pedestrian on the southbound onramp to 101....

Original post made by Anonymous on Apr. 19, 2015
There are no comments yet. 1128 Views


East Bayshore Road Side Memorial?

Does anyone know what/whom the memorial is for on East Bayshore, just south of Amarrillo Ave and the park? ...

Original post made by Hmmm on Sep. 25, 2015
Last comment by Rick, on Mar 10, 2016 at 8:04 pm | 1 comment | 1092 Views


Stanford's Doug Baldwin receiving death threats

CBS News report: ...

Original post made by resident on Oct. 1, 2016
Last comment by Agree, on Oct 4, 2016 at 5:25 pm | 10 comments | 1068 Views


Letters to the editor

<B>Program is a life changer Read the full story here

Original post made on Sep. 13, 2019
Last comment by Online Name, on Sep 14, 2019 at 10:16 am | 3 comments | 1043 Views


More crime in Palo Alto?

Is it just me or does there seem to be more crime recently in Palo Alto? Looking at the headlines on PA Online we have:...

Original post made by Jim H. on Aug. 20, 2015
There are no comments yet. 1038 Views


Tech companies are hurting the Palo Alto restaurant scene

From today's NYT: Points:...

Original post made by NYT Reader on Sep. 19, 2016
Last comment by So right!, on Sep 19, 2016 at 12:30 pm | 2 comments | 1029 Views


Suspicious Pizza Delivery Man Asking for different addresses ??

An African American man opened my front front door and stuck his head in confronting me in my living room claiming he was...

Original post made by MightBeSomething on Jul. 23, 2016
There are no comments yet. 1028 Views


Security Alert: Thieves Testing Door handles on Cars at Night.

We live 2 blocks off Middlefield. This morning we found one of our cars with 2 doors open and the insides thoroughly ransacked....

Original post made by Retired Engineer on Jan. 27, 2017
Last comment by It's a wave, on Jan 27, 2017 at 3:55 pm | 3 comments | 984 Views


Stanford sex assault case judge accused of leniency toward another athlete, East Bay Times

Given the actions of Judge Persky in the case of Ikaika Gunderson, how can anyone reasonably argue that Persky does not have...

Original post made by Not A Stanford Alum on Aug. 27, 2016
Last comment by Floored, on Aug 29, 2016 at 3:20 pm | 1 comment | 982 Views


Assault is Assault

The reality is most women and many men have been groped, attacked, threatened, or raped without permission. It's a huge...

Original post made by Parent on Oct. 11, 2016
Last comment by Gay is Not Evil, on Oct 14, 2016 at 9:01 am | 6 comments | 962 Views


Garden thieves?

Have people with gardens in the Duveneck/St. Francis area found things they leave out there going missing lately? I and a...

Original post made by Jillian Gordon on Jun. 12, 2017
Last comment by Mike, on Jun 14, 2017 at 12:48 pm | 3 comments | 916 Views


Spare the Air violation

The winter spare the air alert is in effect for today 1/1/2018, Some one near Channing and Lincoln is...

Original post made by Spare the Air on Jan. 1, 2018
Last comment by perhaps they simply don't know, on Jan 2, 2018 at 2:24 pm | 4 comments | 914 Views


Exacting Smelly Revenge on a Package Thief

Great idea! From SFGate: "After installing cameras around their property, one resident devised a crafty, though smelly,...

Original post made by love it! on Aug. 1, 2016
There are no comments yet. 899 Views


PAMF Evacuation

Does anyone know why the Palo Alto Medical Foundation was evacuated yesterday?...

Original post made by Sarah on Sep. 30, 2017
There are no comments yet. 878 Views


HP issues negative earnings forecast, plans to fire 4000 more workers, stock price tanks

I wonder if this will help with Palo Alto's housing problem? News report from the Wall Street Journal:

Original post made by talk to Meg on Oct. 14, 2016
Last comment by Unbelievable, on Oct 17, 2016 at 1:54 pm | 1 comment | 855 Views


Why was a helicopter circling low in Midtown this morning?

We saw a blue and white helicpoter, with no obvious police or news markings, circling very low over midtown around 9:30 this...

Original post made by Witheld on Jun. 16, 2020
Last comment by obvious joke (but not really funny), on Jun 17, 2020 at 10:13 am | 4 comments | 836 Views
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