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AROUND TOWN

Faith leaders speak out against Quran burning

Christian, Jewish and Muslim faith leaders spoke out Wednesday (Sept. 8) in Palo Alto against the rising bigotry against...

Original post made on Sep. 8, 2010
Last comment by Walter_E_Wallis, on Sep 10, 2010 at 9:38 am | 54 comments | 4367 Views

ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

Huge 6 Alarm Fire in San Bruno-- Freeways gridlocked

280 and 101 are affected into and out of SF--- Firefighters are responding to a large fire burning on a hillside in the...

Original post made by Sharon on Sep. 9, 2010
Last comment by Nora Charles, on Sep 9, 2010 at 11:14 pm | 5 comments | 2460 Views

AROUND TOWN

Man found dead in Palo Alto home in Barron Park area -- no initial sign of foul play, police report

A man was discovered dead in his home in the 500 block of Vista Avenue in the Barron Park area of Palo Alto, according to...

Original post made on Sep. 5, 2010
Last comment by member, on Sep 9, 2010 at 9:43 pm | 26 comments | 3072 Views

AROUND TOWN

Palm frond caused Tuesday outage in Palo Alto

The power outage that left a portion of downtown Palo Alto dark late Tuesday afternoon was caused by a palm frond that damaged...

Original post made on Sep. 9, 2010
Last comment by Light hearted fun, on Sep 9, 2010 at 8:29 pm | 5 comments | 2342 Views

AROUND TOWN

Annoying police traps - what about folks who run lights???

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Original post made by td on Mar. 15, 2007
Last comment by Josh G, on Sep 9, 2010 at 7:44 pm | 22 comments | 6605 Views

AROUND TOWN

Heat slows down Caltrain commute, both ways

Tuesday's heat wave slowed down Caltrain afternoon/evening commute trains in both directions to reduce wear on tracks and...

Original post made on Aug. 25, 2010
Last comment by jack, on Sep 9, 2010 at 7:34 pm | 3 comments | 2267 Views

ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

Minor quake hits Santa Clara County

The U.S. Geological Survey is reporting an earthquake with a preliminary magnitude of 2.2 struck Wednesday evening in Santa...

Original post made on Sep. 9, 2010
Last comment by Reluctant Siliconer, on Sep 9, 2010 at 6:12 pm | 6 comments | 3376 Views

MOVIES

Review- Hypothesis

The World Premiere of Hypothesis will be at the upcoming 6th Annual 9/11 Truth Film Festival to be held at the Grand Lake...

Original post made by Carol Brouillet on Aug. 26, 2010
Last comment by Brian Good, on Sep 9, 2010 at 5:30 pm | 68 comments | 7220 Views

SPORTS

Barboza named as a semifinalist for AAU Sullivan Award

Stanford senior Cynthia Barboza, a three-time AVCA All-American and USA Volleyball veteran, was named one of 12 semifinalists...

Original post made on Sep. 9, 2010
There are no comments yet. 2345 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Brush fire on E. Bayshore Road

We are getting reports of a brush fire at 3201 E. Bayshore Road in Palo Alto. Details will be posted as soon as they become...

Original post made by Tyler Hanley on Sep. 8, 2010
Last comment by Tyler Hanley, on Sep 9, 2010 at 10:25 am | 5 comments | 2223 Views

AROUND TOWN

giant supermarket coming to San Antonio Shopping Center

NIMBYs have killed all attempts by developers to build bigger supermarkets in Palo Alto over the last couple of decades....

Original post made by shopper on Sep. 6, 2010
Last comment by SteveU, on Sep 9, 2010 at 10:07 am | 35 comments | 3461 Views

AROUND TOWN

Silicon Valley Red Cross Update

Your local Red Cross Chapter serves all of Santa Clara County. This is what the Silicon Vally Chapter did from August...

Original post made by Alice Schaffer Smith on Sep. 9, 2010
Last comment by , on Sep 9, 2010 at 9:07 am | 1 comment | 2238 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Stolen Car Stopped at Gunpoint near Cal Ave

Details here if you are interested: http://twitter.com/qqpa qq...

Original post made by qq on Sep. 7, 2010
Last comment by annoyed, on Sep 9, 2010 at 8:57 am | 2 comments | 2072 Views

AROUND TOWN

HP sues Hurd, 'John Does' to block Oracle hiring

HP's fired President Mark Hurd knows too much about the inner workings of HP to be allowed to go to work for competitor Oracle...

Original post made on Sep. 8, 2010
Last comment by Palo Parent, on Sep 9, 2010 at 8:22 am | 28 comments | 2748 Views

AROUND TOWN

Power outage hits downtown Palo Alto

A portion of downtown Palo Alto is without power this afternoon, according to several reports. The outage is reportedly affecting...

Original post made on Sep. 7, 2010
Last comment by Walter_E_Wallis, on Sep 9, 2010 at 6:14 am | 7 comments | 2158 Views

AROUND TOWN

Refuse rate surcharge on private streets discriminatory

The proposed refuse rate increases in Palo Alto include a $14.42/month surcharge for residents who live on private streets...

Original post made by natalie fisher on Sep. 8, 2010
Last comment by Walter_E_Wallis, on Sep 9, 2010 at 5:58 am | 1 comment | 1812 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

Power restored in downtown Palo Alto

Power has been restored to the 1,290 customers in downtown Palo Alto whose homes and businesses went dark for about 3 hours...

Original post made on Sep. 7, 2010
Last comment by palm tree, on Sep 8, 2010 at 11:05 pm | 5 comments | 2300 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Sessions planned on how to help teens thrive

Community members are invited to get educated about "Developmental Assets," a youth well-being program recently adopted by...

Original post made on Sep. 8, 2010
Last comment by Gunn Parent, on Sep 8, 2010 at 8:25 pm | 4 comments | 2773 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

Palo Alto seeks input on housing strategy

Palo Alto planners are inviting residents to a Tuesday workshop to discuss the city's housing needs and to help shape the...

Original post made on Sep. 7, 2010
Last comment by Veteran is right, on Sep 8, 2010 at 8:07 pm | 11 comments | 2610 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Jewish groups accuse Carly Fiorina of selling HP equipment to Iranian military

So HP insiders, did she or didn't she? Is this illegal? Immoral? Should non-Jewish people be upset by this? Story on ABC...

Original post made by Carly on Sep. 8, 2010
Last comment by Sharon, on Sep 8, 2010 at 6:59 pm | 4 comments | 2139 Views
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