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PALO ALTO ISSUES

Flexible libraries or rigid book warehouses?

Suggestions that Palo Alto library refurbishing and rebuilding should include flexible designs to accommodate greater use...

Original post made on Nov. 19, 2010
Last comment by svatoid, on Nov 25, 2010 at 4:19 pm | 37 comments | 3820 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

live artillery shell found near Palo Alto Hills Golf Club

Story in the Mercury-News: http://www.mercurynews.com/peninsula/ci_16706980 The bomb squad says there are probably more...

Original post made by kaboom on Nov. 24, 2010
Last comment by Shell shocked, on Nov 24, 2010 at 10:16 pm | 1 comment | 1923 Views

AROUND TOWN

Dr. Phil show on teen pressure airs tonight

A Dr. Phil television episode entitled "Teens Under Pressure," for which researchers conducted interviews in Palo Alto, will...

Original post made on Mar. 12, 2010
Last comment by Carolyn, on Nov 24, 2010 at 8:11 pm | 15 comments | 2691 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

TIMELINE: Children's Theatre investigation

1932 — First Children's Theatre performance Read the full story here http://www.PaloAltoOnline.com/news/show_story.php?id=8255...

Original post made on Nov. 24, 2010
Last comment by mark anthony, on Nov 24, 2010 at 7:51 pm | 1 comment | 1826 Views

SPORTS

Harbaugh a finalist for coach of year award

Stanford football coach Jim Harbaugh is among the eight finalists for the 2010 Eddie Robinson Coach of the Year Award, announced...

Original post made on Nov. 24, 2010
Last comment by Stanford Fan, on Nov 24, 2010 at 4:06 pm | 1 comment | 2109 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Caltrain whacks car on Alma Street on Friday evening

Story in the Mercury-News: http://www.mercurynews.com/peninsula/ci_16663833...

Original post made by resident on Nov. 19, 2010
Last comment by anonymous, on Nov 24, 2010 at 3:01 pm | 8 comments | 1784 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Police search for weekend robber/carjackers

Midpeninsula police agencies are seeking two men, possibly Pacific Islanders, who were involved in a robbery and carjacking...

Original post made on Nov. 17, 2010
Last comment by resident, on Nov 24, 2010 at 12:32 pm | 6 comments | 1987 Views

AROUND TOWN

Cold spell rolls into Palo Alto for Thanksgiving

Wet weather may have made a temporary exit from the forecast, but the Bay Area is expected to experience a cold spell that...

Original post made on Nov. 24, 2010
Last comment by Hmmm, on Nov 24, 2010 at 11:31 am | 2 comments | 1910 Views

ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

Facebook CEO: 'Messages' could be way of the future

Predicting people will call it "the way the future should work," Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg announced the Palo Alto social-networking...

Original post made on Nov. 15, 2010
Last comment by Face this, on Nov 24, 2010 at 9:35 am | 19 comments | 3983 Views

ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

EPA sports field approved amid heated debate

Despite residents' concerns about traffic impacts, the East Palo Alto Planning Commission approved a $3 million playing field...

Original post made on Nov. 23, 2010
Last comment by Mr. Ironic, on Nov 24, 2010 at 9:24 am | 6 comments | 2488 Views

ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

Positively Green

As a child of the '50s, I remember chasing the city trucks that came by our streets at dusk spraying chemicals to kill the...

Original post made on Nov. 19, 2010
Last comment by Anon., on Nov 24, 2010 at 8:16 am | 5 comments | 2195 Views

BOOKS

Review of Steven Johnson's "Where Good Ideas Come From"

Real Innovation is More Than Connectivity Steven Johnson's Where Good Ideas Come From: A Natural History of Innovation Riverhead...

Original post made by Brian King on Nov. 22, 2010
Last comment by Anon., on Nov 24, 2010 at 7:54 am | 1 comment | 4019 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Police probe reported robbery at El Camino Park

Palo Alto police are investigating a possible robbery of a transient man that allegedly occurred at El Camino Park Sunday...

Original post made on Nov. 23, 2010
Last comment by Strange?, on Nov 23, 2010 at 9:31 pm | 1 comment | 2043 Views

ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

Rail authority delays study of Peninsula designs

The California High-Speed Rail Authority will delay releasing a highly anticipated analysis of design options for the Peninsula...

Original post made on Nov. 20, 2010
Last comment by wary traveler, on Nov 23, 2010 at 2:10 pm | 18 comments | 3170 Views

SPORTS

Gunn girls hope for run of good luck at league

The Gunn girls' cross-country team finished second at last year's SCVAL El Camino Division championships and Titans' coach...

Original post made on Nov. 23, 2010
Last comment by Anne, on Nov 23, 2010 at 1:10 pm | 2 comments | 2293 Views

SPORTS

Palo Alto, SHP and M-A head into the playoffs

==BI NorCal volleyball== The Palo Alto girls' volleyball team heads into the Northern California playoffs beginning Tuesday...

Original post made on Nov. 23, 2010
Last comment by paly student, on Nov 23, 2010 at 1:05 pm | 1 comment | 2127 Views

MOVIES

Inside Job

I'm still so seething from the facts presented in this documentary on the financial crisis and the response ... or lack...

Original post made by bru on Oct. 31, 2010
Last comment by Anon., on Nov 23, 2010 at 1:03 pm | 46 comments | 5859 Views

SPORTS

Paly home football games?

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Original post made by Paly football fan on Sep. 25, 2006
Last comment by Alan L., on Nov 23, 2010 at 1:02 pm | 12 comments | 7557 Views

SPORTS

Tell it goodbye: Cal to drop its baseball program

California has cut its baseball program, along with other sports, it was announced Tuesday. "I've been doing this long enough,...

Original post made on Sep. 29, 2010
Last comment by Emy Kelty, on Nov 23, 2010 at 12:59 pm | 6 comments | 2769 Views

SPORTS

CCS title proves quite a celebration for Paly

==BI CCS volleyball== Kimmy Whitson had birthdays before, 16 of them in fact. They've all included cake, balloons and...

Original post made on Nov. 23, 2010
Last comment by paly student, on Nov 23, 2010 at 12:58 pm | 1 comment | 3105 Views
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