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Flowers for Vets this Sunday

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

Original post made by [email protected] on Dec. 9, 2015
Last comment by [email protected], on Dec 10, 2015 at 8:22 am | 2 comments | 1156 Views

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Voting Early at the Library

I voted Saturday. It was a 90 minute wait before I got a ballot. Most importantly, it is great that so many people are...

Original post made by Paul Losch on Nov. 6, 2016
Last comment by voter, on Nov 7, 2016 at 8:43 am | 4 comments | 1150 Views

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Conservatives visit Zuckerberg

Who is Mark trying to fool? The walls of Facebook are covered with quality made anti-Trump posters. Of course, this affects...

Original post made by Anonymous on May. 18, 2016
Last comment by @Anonymous, on May 18, 2016 at 4:51 pm | 8 comments | 1146 Views

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Memorial Day - Not just a holiday

Watch this before you begin your fun and games and remember why you have the freedom to do as you wish: https://www.youtube.com/embed/eEs4ke7cdNQ?feature=player_detailpage%25...

Original post made by Peter Carpenter on May. 28, 2017
Last comment by Nayeli, on May 29, 2017 at 11:13 am | 3 comments | 1137 Views

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Man arrested in Palo Alto for firing stun gun a cab driver

Palo Alto police have arrested a San Jose resident who they say repeatedly discharged a stun gun at a taxi driver after refusing...

Original post made on Jun. 30, 2016
There are no comments yet. 1133 Views

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Events follow-through

I picked up my grandchildren after school on Friday and headed to the tree-lighting downtown. We had a wonderful time until...

Original post made by grandmakk on Dec. 7, 2015
Last comment by grandmakk, on Dec 7, 2015 at 9:17 pm | 2 comments | 1128 Views

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Gunn HS presents The Crucible

I just observed a rehearsal for Gunn High School Theatre's "The Crucible. If you are looking for high quality, local theatre,...

Original post made by Local Theatre Lover on Oct. 25, 2016
There are no comments yet. 1128 Views

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Air is smokey tonight in Midtown Palo Alto

Anyone else experiencing smokey air tonight? I've just closed all of our windows because of it. Seems like either firewood...

Original post made by Lily on Sep. 4, 2016
Last comment by Anonymous, on Sep 5, 2016 at 5:25 am | 1 comment | 1126 Views

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Please share experiences with Owner-builder arrangement for homebuilding

Hi, I am in the design phase of a 2-story SFR and to say the least, the approximate quotes of building so far have been...

Original post made by ownerbuilder on Feb. 20, 2016
Last comment by Roger Overnaut, on Feb 20, 2016 at 9:53 pm | 2 comments | 1113 Views

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'The story of an artist'

The current exhibition at the Pamela Walsh Gallery, "Mitchell Johnson, Color Continuum," may be perfectly timed to usher...

Original post made on May. 31, 2021
Last comment by Bill, on May 31, 2021 at 12:22 pm | 1 comment | 1105 Views

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Marshland destruction along East Bayshire Road

Could anyone tell me what is going on with the construction project in the marshlands along East Bayshore Road? This land...

Original post made by WGO on Sep. 11, 2018
Last comment by musical, on Sep 11, 2018 at 11:27 pm | 2 comments | 1099 Views

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Are we eradicating homelessness among veterans?

October 2015 Palo Alto committed to the White House Mayors Challenge to End Veteran Homelessness. With all the discussion...

Original post made by Support for Veterans on Oct. 30, 2017
Last comment by tax cuts, on Nov 13, 2017 at 9:20 am | 3 comments | 1097 Views

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Flowers for Vets another huge success

Many, many thanks for the over 30 volunteers that showed up on Sunday to help make this years Flowers for Vets a huge success....

Original post made by [email protected] on Dec. 15, 2015
There are no comments yet. 1096 Views

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Opportunities to Support September is Suicide Prevention Awareness Month

September is Suicide Prevention Awareness Month. Here are some great opportunities for Palo Altans to take trainings and...

Original post made by Tanya on Aug. 29, 2016
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Close Palo Alto Airport to save the endangered Aedes aegypti

The Aedes aegypti is one of Palo Alto's most beautiful creatures, and each year the presence of this airport inhibits their...

Original post made by Richard Clark on Sep. 18, 2016
Last comment by Jenny, on Sep 18, 2016 at 9:49 am | 2 comments | 1086 Views

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Third consecutive Spare the Air alert issued

The Bay Area Air Quality Management District has issued a third consecutive Spare the Air alert for Wednesday because of...

Original post made on Jul. 26, 2016
Last comment by Smoke and Mirrors, on Jul 26, 2016 at 6:44 pm | 3 comments | 1086 Views

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Menlo Fire District purchases parcel for expansion

The Menlo Park Fire Protection District has purchased a 6000 square foot residential lot with a 1980’s single family,...

Original post made by Peter Carpenter on Mar. 3, 2018
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Get the romance going at Gallery 9

Los Altos Gallery 9 is showcasing different artwork by 30 local artists, focusing on the symbolic meaning of the color red...

Original post made on Feb. 5, 2016
There are no comments yet. 1076 Views

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Japanese Students Need Homes for 11 Days

Open your heart and your home! Host a foreign student for a short visit this spring! On March 24, ten 17 year old students...

Original post made by Suzanne Autry on Mar. 6, 2018
There are no comments yet. 1071 Views

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Downtown now a Ghost Town

With University Ave blocked from Webster to Cowper for construction the downtown AREA has turned into a ghost town. I would've...

Original post made by Nancy on Mar. 21, 2018
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