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AROUND TOWN

Walgreens rises from the ashes

Walgreens re-opened its store on University Avenue at Bryant Street this morning after re-building from the ashes of a July...

Original post made on Apr. 14, 2010
Last comment by George, on Apr 14, 2010 at 10:48 pm | 11 comments | 3198 Views

AROUND TOWN

A bookstore becomes a stage and gallery

For 22 years, Know Knew Books on Palo Alto's California Avenue has been stuffed with used books of all shapes and sizes,...

Original post made on Apr. 2, 2010
Last comment by A shout out to the community!, on Apr 14, 2010 at 9:45 pm | 8 comments | 4689 Views

AROUND TOWN

PLACES IN PALO ALTO I REMEMBER,CUBBERLEY COUGARS CLASS OF 1972

PEERS DAIRY ON CLARA,DE ANZA ELEMENTARY SCHOOL( MEET YOU ON THE HILL),PENINSULA CREAMERY, DONUT SHOP ON CALIFORNIA STREET,MOTOR...

Original post made by STEPHEN WARD on Apr. 7, 2010
Last comment by Mayfield Child, on Apr 14, 2010 at 9:37 pm | 2 comments | 1955 Views

AROUND TOWN

Feature story: The good news bears

A few weeks ago, happenstance led a pair of neighbors in Los Altos to discover the shared origins of two household knickknacks...

Original post made on Apr. 13, 2010
Last comment by Richard Placone, on Apr 14, 2010 at 6:52 pm | 6 comments | 2469 Views

ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

East Palo Alto cop shot at during traffic stop

A suspect shot at a police officer during a traffic stop in East Palo Alto this morning, but no one was injured, a police...

Original post made on Apr. 13, 2010
Last comment by Sharon, on Apr 14, 2010 at 5:04 pm | 9 comments | 2546 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

Residents divided over eucalyptus removal

Still stung by the wholesale removal of 63 trees on California Avenue last fall, some Crescent Park residents are saying...

Original post made on Apr. 12, 2010
Last comment by Jenny, on Apr 14, 2010 at 3:06 pm | 23 comments | 3028 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

Leader cities

http://enr.construction.com/yb/enr/article.aspx?story_id=143599360 Another forward looking city pays the price of pioneering. I...

Original post made by Walter_E_Wallis on Apr. 13, 2010
Last comment by Paul, on Apr 14, 2010 at 1:04 pm | 4 comments | 1974 Views

SPORTS

Gunn girls run to a record at Arcadia Invitational

Despite the on and off rain during the weekend, local athletes and teams fared very well (for the most part) at various events...

Original post made on Apr. 13, 2010
Last comment by Evan Smith, on Apr 14, 2010 at 12:42 pm | 2 comments | 2894 Views

SPORTS

Annual Stanford spring football game in San Francisco on Saturday

Stanford will wrap up its spring football practice season with its annual Cardinal and White game on Saturday at historic...

Original post made on Apr. 14, 2010
Last comment by Em, on Apr 14, 2010 at 12:04 pm | 1 comment | 2879 Views

AROUND TOWN

San Jose Bike Party coming to Palo Alto

Anyone who didn't see the sea of bikes pass through south Palo Alto last September will have another chance. The San Jose...

Original post made by qq on Apr. 14, 2010
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ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

Liz Kniss witnesses health care bill signing

Liz Kniss, a Santa Clara County supervisor who was invited to Washington, D.C., for the signing of President Obama's health...

Original post made on Mar. 24, 2010
Last comment by Fewer Hospitals, Fewer Docs, on Apr 14, 2010 at 6:06 am | 81 comments | 4248 Views

ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

Congressional Budget Office reports that US debt will rise to 90% of GDP

President Obama's fiscal 2011 budget will generate nearly $10 trillion in cumulative budget deficits over the next 10 years,...

Original post made by It just keeps getting better on Mar. 26, 2010
Last comment by Perspective, on Apr 14, 2010 at 5:54 am | 18 comments | 2113 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Why Is Crime Ignored in Palo Alto?

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Original post made by Jay on Jan. 18, 2007
Last comment by member, on Apr 13, 2010 at 12:55 pm | 19 comments | 6988 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

PASA swims off with title at Far Western Short Course meet

Alex Liang is on spring break this week along with his classmates at Duveneck School in Palo Alto, where he is a fifth-grader....

Original post made on Apr. 12, 2010
Last comment by Swimmer, on Apr 13, 2010 at 12:40 pm | 2 comments | 5508 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Crash on Page Mill results in medical airlift

A single-vehicle crash at the intersection of Page Mill and Montebello roads high in the Palo Alto hills resulted in a helicopter...

Original post made on Apr. 12, 2010
Last comment by Walter_E_Wallis, on Apr 13, 2010 at 11:44 am | 7 comments | 2178 Views

AROUND TOWN

Palo Alto rolls out the green carpet

Now in its fifth year, the city of Palo Alto's Greenlight Earth Day Film Festival attracted 54 eco-themed submissions for...

Original post made on Apr. 13, 2010
Last comment by gunngrad 08, on Apr 13, 2010 at 11:36 am | 1 comment | 2688 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

Pets flood local shelter during hard times

As head of Palo Alto Animal Services, Sandi Stadler has a unique perspective on how the recession is hurting Peninsula residents....

Original post made on Apr. 10, 2010
Last comment by Robin, on Apr 13, 2010 at 11:27 am | 10 comments | 2742 Views

AROUND TOWN

'Nicer' teachers, teen poetry slams on horizon?

The principals of Palo Alto's two high schools Saturday vowed to address student requests for "change" in areas such as...

Original post made on Apr. 5, 2010
Last comment by jb, on Apr 13, 2010 at 11:03 am | 18 comments | 3061 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Arne Duncan to deliver Foothill College graduation address

U.S. Secretary of Education Arne Duncan will deliver the keynote address at Foothill College commencement ceremonies June...

Original post made on Apr. 12, 2010
Last comment by bummer, on Apr 13, 2010 at 5:13 am | 2 comments | 2236 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Why don't we have Spring Break this week?

It is Holy Week for Christians and Passover for Jews, so why are we the only local district that is in school this week?...

Original post made by palo alto mom on Apr. 2, 2010
Last comment by No Lines, on Apr 13, 2010 at 12:27 am | 17 comments | 3002 Views
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