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Stanford University lab received live anthrax shipment

Stanford University officials assured the public Thursday, May 28, that a vial potentially carrying live anthrax that was...

Original post made on May. 28, 2015
Last comment by Citizen 7, on May 28, 2015 at 4:49 pm | 3 comments | 1158 Views

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HP Way?

I have a new high-end HP Laser Color Printer. In less than two months, it suddenly died. No light or any display. My computers...

Original post made by Frustrated on Apr. 21, 2015
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Bridge instruction

Looking for either a beginning bridge class or private instruction. Would like to stay within Palo Alto or Menlo Park. (Palo...

Original post made by Jan on Oct. 2, 2015
Last comment by Jan, on Oct 2, 2015 at 6:54 pm | 3 comments | 1148 Views

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Low stock of eggs at safeway and piazza.

I was at the Safeway in Moutain view and later on at Piazzas and noticed that the egg shelves had low stocks of most brands...

Original post made by Wondering on Jan. 5, 2016
Last comment by Mike, on Jan 5, 2016 at 3:59 pm | 1 comment | 1145 Views

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5th Annual flowers for Vets program

Nature's Alley florist in Midtown is proud to announce the 5th annual flowers for Vets program on Sunday December 13th at...

Original post made by [email protected] on Nov. 17, 2015
There are no comments yet. 1144 Views

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Editor- please fix election report error

you have a typo for Lydia- but hope its true?...

Original post made by resident on Nov. 4, 2014
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Ross Road closed due to repaving

Found it difficult to cross Ross Road at Loma Verde, Ames. Thanks PA for letting us know in advance. Anyone know if it...

Original post made by Detour on Aug. 29, 2015
Last comment by anon, on Aug 29, 2015 at 5:23 pm | 1 comment | 1139 Views

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How to unsubscribe from Palo Alto Daily (Friday paper)?

Has anyone successfully unsubscribed from the Palo Alto Daily, that weekly paper that got thrown onto our driveway since...

Original post made by Frustrated on May. 31, 2015
Last comment by Resident, on May 31, 2015 at 3:45 pm | 1 comment | 1136 Views

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Cover your face!

I spent sometime driving around the neighborhood to make sure my car battery stays charged. I was surprised at how many people...

Original post made by Me 2 on Apr. 13, 2020
Last comment by Cassi, on Apr 16, 2020 at 9:09 am | 15 comments | 1133 Views

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Mountain Lion spotted

This morning a fellow on a bike saw a large mountain lion on Arastradero Creek trail at Arastradero Preserve. He said it...

Original post made by Hiker on Jul. 14, 2016
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Stanford's tech evangelists charm even the unwitting

At Stanford University, where venture capitalists lecture and even fund student start-ups, innovation thrives. Read the...

Original post made on Feb. 12, 2014
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Column of blue-hanging Christmas lights

Hi. I live in Old Palo Alto and spent about 3 hours or so putting up Christmas lights in the standard bottom of roof pattern....

Original post made by Real Slim K on Dec. 10, 2016
Last comment by be Positive, on Dec 12, 2016 at 11:29 am | 3 comments | 1124 Views

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'Winter Spare the Air' season ends

The Bay Area "Winter Spare the Air" season ended this week with only one wood-burning ban issued during the entire season,...

Original post made on Mar. 3, 2016
Last comment by Why?, on Mar 4, 2016 at 10:34 am | 3 comments | 1110 Views

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Holiday tree blooms with the beauty of all seasons

Volunteers at Filoli historic house and garden gather and dry flowers from the Woodside estate year-round to create decorations...

Original post made on Dec. 19, 2019
Last comment by Green Gables, on Dec 19, 2019 at 8:05 pm | 1 comment | 1109 Views

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Child predator story buried, why?

http://www.paloaltoonline.com/news/2016/03/15/police-man-exposes-himself-to-girl-walking-dogs-in-palo-alto Why is this...

Original post made by News? on Mar. 16, 2016
Last comment by Online Name, on Mar 16, 2016 at 7:01 pm | 6 comments | 1097 Views

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Computer recycling locations

I have a number of very old non-working PC's and laser printers that I need to dispose of. There used to be an e-waste business...

Original post made by WilliamR on Mar. 20, 2016
Last comment by Paly Grad, on Mar 20, 2016 at 9:45 pm | 2 comments | 1097 Views

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Gamble Garden famous Oak tree is Dead

last week, I was walking there with a friend who is arborist and after careful looking he said the tree is dead. For many...

Original post made by Eighty something on May. 13, 2017
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Palo Alto in the Fifties

What a great place to grow up. We could ride our bikes anywhere, almost. I was on the traffic patrol squad crossing...

Original post made by Paul Duggan on Jan. 9, 2017
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Is this town losing its old heritage?

I remember back in to the 1970s, when I was young, and still going to Cubberley. The town was hardly as populated and dense...

Original post made by Catamount on Mar. 4, 2017
Last comment by Catamount, on Mar 13, 2017 at 5:01 pm | 6 comments | 1090 Views

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Postal Box Removal (Again)

All of the residential postal boxes in Evergreen Park and College Terrace have new signs indicating that they will be removed...

Original post made by Letter Sender on Nov. 17, 2018
Last comment by CrescentParkAnon., on Nov 21, 2018 at 5:18 am | 16 comments | 1085 Views
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