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AROUND TOWN

Medvedev wants his own 'Siliconovaya Dolina'

Russian President Dmitry Medvedev is touring Silicon Valley to see how its mix of technology, venture capital and innovation...

Original post made on Jun. 23, 2010
Last comment by jazzpr0, on Jun 23, 2010 at 7:13 pm | 4 comments | 2642 Views

AROUND TOWN

Clear Story no more

An art installation in King Plaza in front of the Palo Alto City Hall was being dismantled Thursday. "Clear Story" by Mildred...

Original post made on Aug. 23, 2012
Last comment by resident, on Aug 23, 2012 at 9:49 pm | 1 comment | 2642 Views

AROUND TOWN

Narrow sidewalks

Unlike many people who post here, I have no objection to 3-5 story buildings in the built-up areas around town. But, many...

Original post made by Anon on Sep. 19, 2012
Last comment by Shirley Pringle Hensley, on Nov 22, 2012 at 2:00 pm | 5 comments | 2642 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

Growing pains

When developer Jim Baer approached Palo Alto's planning commissioners last month to pitch a glassy, new five-story "gateway"...

Original post made on Apr. 13, 2011
Last comment by Lee Thé, on May 3, 2011 at 12:11 pm | 3 comments | 2641 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

Caltrans: Crack in overpass damaged by dump truck wider than expected

A dump truck that crashed into the Embarcadero Road overpass at U.S. Highway 101 in Palo Alto earlier this month resulted...

Original post made on Mar. 17, 2017
Last comment by Sigh, on Mar 19, 2017 at 12:36 pm | 7 comments | 2641 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Menlo-Atherton High School Academy Program Searching for Mentors

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Original post made by Kelly Todd on Oct. 22, 2008
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SPORTS

Gunn girls fall just short of a title in De Anza Division finals

==B Girls' track and field== One Robinson sister helped the Gunn girls' track and field team finish third at the 2010...

Original post made on May. 7, 2011
Last comment by Track Athlete, on May 7, 2011 at 4:36 pm | 1 comment | 2641 Views

ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

Guest Opinion: Eerie skies raise question: Are we really doing enough?

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Original post made on Jul. 3, 2008
Last comment by Mike, on Jul 10, 2008 at 1:18 pm | 6 comments | 2641 Views

ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

Truth and non-consequences of mud slinging

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Original post made by Gary on Oct. 16, 2008
Last comment by The Real Sharon, on Oct 17, 2008 at 6:18 am | 42 comments | 2641 Views

AROUND TOWN

Stanford freshmen by the numbers

Nearly 1,800 freshmen and 31 transfer students will be welcomed at Stanford University Tuesday, Sept. 18. The new students...

Original post made on Sep. 17, 2012
Last comment by observing the observer, on Sep 18, 2012 at 10:35 am | 5 comments | 2641 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

Free the Chidren's Theater! Smaller,smarter government needed in PA

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Original post made by solon on Jun. 22, 2008
Last comment by fireman, on Jun 22, 2008 at 2:53 pm | 1 comment | 2640 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

Smoke and mirrors: fighting phony fires

Firefighter Daniel Fortino prepares to enter a house filled with fake smoke for a search and rescue training exercise on...

Original post made on Jun. 11, 2013
Last comment by BePrepared, on Jun 11, 2013 at 5:07 pm | 1 comment | 2640 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Casti-brothers

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Original post made by Dos Hijos on Sep. 27, 2008
Last comment by Love Our Public Schools, on Sep 28, 2008 at 12:34 pm | 4 comments | 2640 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Teens and alcohol

In light of recent events in Palo Alto HS magazine and also in Saratoga HS, I would like to ask fellow parents about what...

Original post made by Paly Parent on Apr. 15, 2013
Last comment by is it true?, on Apr 18, 2013 at 7:57 am | 10 comments | 2640 Views

SPORTS

Paly boys finally escape No. 1 Mitty in bracket

==B CCS basketball playoffs== Palo Alto and Mountain View tied for the SCVAL De Anza Division boys' basketball title this...

Original post made on Feb. 20, 2012
Last comment by Stephen Kauffman, on Feb 20, 2012 at 11:06 am | 1 comment | 2640 Views

ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

Former Stanford professor Steven Chu named energy secretary

President-elect Barack Obama has nominated Lawrence Berkeley Laboratory Director Steven Chu to serve as Secretary of Energy,...

Original post made on Dec. 15, 2008
Last comment by Paul, on Dec 19, 2008 at 5:36 pm | 9 comments | 2640 Views

ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

Arlen Specter will switch his party affiliation

At least he made an honest statement of why he switched----- “I have traveled the State, talked to Republican leaders...

Original post made by Sharon on Apr. 28, 2009
Last comment by food for fhought, on May 6, 2009 at 11:53 pm | 59 comments | 2640 Views

ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

Study released on life in Santa Clara County

A study released Wednesday, Oct. 10, on life in Santa Clara County shows that while the majority of people are satisfied...

Original post made on Oct. 11, 2012
Last comment by Olivia from P.A., on Oct 17, 2012 at 5:09 pm | 3 comments | 2640 Views

AROUND TOWN

Zumot's murder case moved to San Jose

A tense shouting match between the families of murder suspect Bulos Zumot and victim Jennifer Schipsi before Zumot's Friday...

Original post made on Jan. 15, 2010
Last comment by Hulkamania, on Jan 18, 2010 at 9:40 am | 16 comments | 2640 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

Feature story: From ambient to upbeat

As gray rainy light filters down through the Stanford Hospital atrium windows, it's met by cheerful Western swing music on...

Original post made on Apr. 5, 2011
Last comment by neighbor, on Apr 5, 2011 at 1:07 pm | 1 comment | 2639 Views
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Best Of Palo Alto ballot is here

It's time to decide what local business is worthy of the title "Best Of Palo Alto" — and you get to decide! Cast your ballot online. Voting ends May 29th. Stay tuned for the results in the July 21st issue of the Palo Alto Weekly.

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