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Eagle escaped from Palo Alto Junior Zoo

Sequoia the bald eagle took off heading toward Portola Valley. Her tracking device is not working. Many years ago, she was...

Original post made by MissingEagle on Feb. 24, 2016
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IF COPA CANNOT CAPABLE PROVIDE POWER, WHY THE MONOPOLY?

In the last 12 hours or so, my power has been cut---twice, for extended periods. Yet, we have no hurricane, no tornado,...

Original post made by TheRealSlimK on Jul. 4, 2015
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Vintage vinyl sale coming to Cubberley on Saturday

Record collectors can hunt for rare treasure and popular favorites at the Friends of the Palo Alto Library/KFJC's pop-up...

Original post made on Dec. 12, 2019
Last comment by Gethin, on Dec 12, 2019 at 5:54 pm | 1 comment | 1362 Views

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End of Life for the Egg on Lytton Plaza - Digital DNA

The iconic work is to have a final vote for removal by the Palo Alto City Art Commission on Thursday night at City Hall. What...

Original post made by Public Artist on Nov. 16, 2017
Last comment by Resident, on Nov 16, 2017 at 4:55 pm | 2 comments | 1359 Views

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Final phase of Stanford Shopping Center rebuild to bring major changes

A larger entrance with a circular fountain, a driveway lined with towering Italian cypress trees, and four new buildings...

Original post made on Oct. 11, 2013
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Family of Palo Alto man killed by police won't pursue lawsuit

The mother of a man who was fatally shot by Palo Alto police in December 2015 won't pursue a lawsuit after the City of Palo...

Original post made on Jul. 28, 2016
Last comment by NoMoPa, on Jul 29, 2016 at 3:13 pm | 4 comments | 1352 Views

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Fresh Market to close door

Just reported by Marketwatch.com Fresh Market to close remaining California stores Fresh Market Inc. TFM, +2.57% said...

Original post made by So Sad on Mar. 5, 2015
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Why police activity on 280 this afternoon?

Saturday afternoon, about 1:15pm, the police stopped traffic on 280S near the Arastradero Road exit. They stopped it for...

Original post made by Driver on Jun. 21, 2015
Last comment by Driver, on Jun 21, 2015 at 6:30 pm | 2 comments | 1343 Views

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Being too nice to Bikers..

As a regular biker in PA I often come across well-meaning drivers at 4 way stops who want to "wave me through", even when...

Original post made by Richard Clark on Jul. 1, 2017
Last comment by Online Name, on Jul 3, 2017 at 9:12 am | 14 comments | 1343 Views

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Suspects sought in high-end purse heist in Palo Alto

Three thieves who stole five high-end purses in a lunchtime caper from the Neiman Marcus department store in Palo Alto got...

Original post made on Jun. 6, 2016
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Dog left in car

Today I discovered a dog left in a car in the hot afternoon sun with the windows rolled down about three inches. I was worried...

Original post made by pares on Jul. 13, 2016
Last comment by Resident, on Jul 17, 2016 at 12:42 pm | 6 comments | 1326 Views

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East Meadow Train Crossing Noise

Within the past week, I've noticed that the trains are louder than usual when crossing East Meadow. Has anyone else noticed...

Original post made by casey on Nov. 20, 2018
Last comment by Resident, on Nov 24, 2018 at 2:23 pm | 9 comments | 1326 Views

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Government closures, hours for Memorial Day

Here's a list of Memorial Day service closures and changes. Read the full story here http://www.paloaltoonline.com/news/2016/05/29/government-closures-hours-for-memorial-day...

Original post made on May. 29, 2016
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Alma Street Construction Apr 15-19 2019

For those who have been frustrated by the Alma Street Road Closures for PG&E work the last couple weeks .... It will be much...

Original post made by Marie on Apr. 12, 2019
Last comment by Marie, on Apr 17, 2019 at 9:09 am | 4 comments | 1320 Views

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Driving on Alma? Turning car blocking your lane? Please BLAST into the next lane!

Hi all, I'd like to make a public plea. I live and work in Palo Alto and drive to University and back to the Castilleja...

Original post made by StaySafe on Jul. 3, 2017
Last comment by Wide Bus, on Jul 4, 2017 at 1:23 pm | 4 comments | 1317 Views

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What Happened at Town and Country Early Afternoon?

Does anyone know? I was walking by and saw ambulance and several police cars......

Original post made by WhatHappened on Jun. 14, 2016
Last comment by My Nguyen, on Jun 15, 2016 at 11:06 am | 2 comments | 1309 Views

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Deputies arrest East Palo Alto man found with multiple items stolen from vehicles

Deputies arrested an East Palo Alto man late Saturday night in San Carlos after finding him in possession of multiple stolen...

Original post made on Aug. 15, 2016
Last comment by Gethin, on Aug 16, 2016 at 11:31 pm | 2 comments | 1304 Views

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Emergency Services invites you to take a survey

Palo Alto's Office of Emergency Services (OES) has created a city wide survey, "How Ready is Palo Alto", to better understand...

Original post made by Annette on Jul. 10, 2015
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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 | 1303 Views

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Captured Palo Alto inmate appears in court

The Palo Alto inmate who broke out from Santa Clara County Main Jail in San Jose the night before Thanksgiving and stayed...

Original post made on Dec. 3, 2016
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