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Ellen Bob has written grant proposals before. None ever gave her nightmares until she requested federal Homeland Security funds to help protect her synagogue from terrorist attack.
Surrounded by her books in her apartment at Palo Alto's Moldaw Residences, Frederica Postman picks up her curriculum vitae listing the 16 or so volumes she's produced since 1970, most of them as author, printer and publisher.
A man driving at 40 to 50 miles per hour out of the Fry's Electronics parking lot Thursday morning collided with a nearby parked car, causing a domino-effect crash that left five unoccupied cars damaged.
Scientists from Carnegie Mellon University, the University of Pittsburgh and Stanford have discovered a fundamental constraint in the brain that may explain why a person has a relatively easier time learning a new skill if it's related to an ability he has already mastered.
Alma Village was approved by the City Council in 2007 under Palo Alto's "planned community" zoning process.
The City of Palo Alto is moving forward with a nearly $500,000, three-year investment in a new Transportation Management Association to help diversify the modes of transit used by local workers and residents.
An Aug. 27 ruling by Administrative Judge Craig Labadie offered a boost to the Jisser family effort to close Buena Vista Mobile Home Park.
She has her own eponymous fashion label and loves to dress up in figure hugging gowns, but Victoria Beckham was channelling an altogether different look on Wedneday.
In the midst of California's driest year on record -- and $500 fines for sprinkler runoff as of Aug. 1 -- residents with out-of-date or problematic irrigation systems are due for an upgrade.
PALO ALTO There's s a lot of stress on families miles from home getting medical treatment for a sick child.
Palo Alto police have arrested a man who they say committed a hate crime Saturday night when he yelled racial epithets and attacked two older men in a downtown parking lot, in one case smashing a cane across a victim's forehead.
PALO ALTO, CA, UNITED STATES, August 27, 2014 / EINPresswire.com / -- In these modern times, it can sometimes seem as if the whole world is run by a remote - oblong plastic boxes that get lost in the couch cushions or mixed up in Junior's toys.
Palo Alto officials agree that the city's new bike bridge over Highway 101 should be a "landmark" structure that showcases the region's spirit of innovation while at the same time providing a gentle transition into the marshy open-space preserves of the Baylands.
Fairfax, Va., August 26, 2014-The American Society for Radiation Oncology has selected San Francisco Bay Area resident and cancer survivor Jasan Zimmerman to receive the 2014 Survivor Circle Award.
The Palo Alto Unified School District will host a Palo Alto High School Facilities Steering Committee Meeting to review projects in planning and projects under construction..
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