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  Palo Alto, California - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Palo Alto is also generally perceived to have excellent public schools and a high quality of life.
The latter was the downtown of Mayfield, the former of Palo Alto prior to merging with Mayfield.
Palo Alto is served by Palo Alto Airport of Santa Clara County, one of the busiest single-runway general aviation airports in the country.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/Palo_Alto,_California   (3924 words)

  
 East Palo Alto, California - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Many assume that East Palo Alto is merely the eastern side of Palo Alto, but East Palo Alto is in fact a separate city in Santa Clara County's neighboring San Mateo County, with an entirely different demographic makeup.
East Palo Alto has an unenviable reputation for crime and poverty, a reputation well deserved during the 1980s and early 1990s (in 1992, the city had the highest per-capita murder rate in the country with 42 murders[1]).
It is bordered on the west by Menlo Park and Palo Alto, and to the east by the San Francisco Bay.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/East_Palo_Alto,_California   (965 words)

  
 East Palo Alto, California - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-21)
Many assume that East Palo Alto is merely the eastern side of Palo Alto, but East Palo Alto is in fact a separate city in Santa Clara County's neighboring San Mateo County - with an entirely different demographic make-up.
East Palo Alto has an unenviable reputation for crime and poverty, a reputation well deserved during the 1980s and early 1990s (for several years the city had the highest per-capita murder rate in the country).
East Palo Alto also controls a small piece of land across the Bayshore Freeway from the shopping center, which was formerly a downtown slum known as Whiskey Gulch.
www.pacifica.us /project/wikipedia/index.php/East_Palo_Alto,_California   (875 words)

  
 City of Palo Alto - About Palo Alto / Welcome
Palo Alto is strategically located and easily accessible to major surface routes, including Interstate 280, Highway 101, Highway 84 - the Dumbarton Bridge and Highway 92 - the Hayward-San Mateo Bridge.
The City of Palo Alto is more than 100 years old, and is named after a majestic 1000 (not 250) year old coastal redwood tree along San Francisquito Creek, where early Spanish explorers settled.
Palo Alto has a remarkable number of City-owned parks for its size (34 at last count) and nearly one-third of its 26 square miles is open space.
www.city.palo-alto.ca.us /about.html   (526 words)

  
 HP Labs : Worldwide Sites : United States : Palo Alto, CA   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-21)
HP Labs' worldwide headquarters in Palo Alto is perched on a hillside just a few miles from the famous HP garage that is known as the birthplace of Silicon Valley.
Palo Alto and the surrounding cities are home to a lively and diverse technical community.
Palo Alto is less than an hour's drive from San Francisco, one of the world's most popular tourist destinations.
www.hpl.hp.com /palo_alto   (227 words)

  
 Palo Alto Commons: California based assisted care living facility
At Palo Alto Commons we believe in finding joy and the meaning of life, and in lending a helping hand with respect and a smile.
Palo Alto is an outstanding community with features unmatched elsewhere in the country.
At Palo Alto Commons, caring is the foundation of what we do, who we are and how we create a gracious, warm and loving community.
www.paloaltocommons.com   (275 words)

  
 Bicycle Friendly Community Press release
Palo Alto – The League of American Bicyclists has designated the first recipients of its Bicycle-Friendly Community awards.
In Palo Alto 4.4% of all trips are made by bicycle.
Representatives from the City of Palo Alto and Stanford University joined by Andy Clarke from the League of American Bicyclists and invited guests will be on hand for this event that starting at 10:30 a.m.
www.bicyclefriendlycommunity.org /press_paloalto.htm   (648 words)

  
 Palo Alto, California
The town of Palo Alto lies 29mi/47km south of San Francisco on the U.S. The Spanish name means "tall tree" and can be traced back to a centuries-old redwood tree (the Spaniards named it "palo colorade"), under which the Spanish governor camped with his expedition when they were searching for San Francisco Bay.
Thanks especially to the university, Palo Alto has become an important home of the American electronics industry, with numerous small firms having been set up by university graduates.
Its premises cover such a large area that it is as big as a town, with 25 car-parks, a large swimming-pool and a municipal golf-course.
www.planetware.com /california/palo-alto-us-ca-pal.htm   (248 words)

  
 Ananda of Palo Alto, CA - Meditation, Yoga, Yogananda, Swami Kriyananda
Ananda Palo Alto serves the Peninsula and San Francisco Bay Area with classes, worship services, and support for the inner, spiritual life.
Living Wisdom School in Palo Alto (founded in 1991) is an independently incorporated educational institution.
Ananda Worldwide: Ananda Sangha of Palo Alto is part of an international family of friends, united by shared spiritual aspiration and practice.
www.anandapaloalto.org   (539 words)

  
 Palo Alto, California - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-21)
South of Oregon Expressway, in the southern half of Palo Alto, the houses, including many Joseph Eichler-designed or Eichler-style houses, were primarily built in the first 20 years after World War II.
Seal of the City of Palo Alto, California
The (Marguerite) provides a supplementary bus service in and around Palo Alto.
www.eastpaloalto.us /project/wikipedia/index.php/Palo_Alto   (1334 words)

  
 eBay - palo alto california, Postcards Paper, Nonfiction Books items on eBay.com   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-21)
Junior League of Palo Alto- California Volumes 1 and 2 HC
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Original Woodz wooden shoes Palo Alto California sz 38
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 Palo Alto Online Home Page
Thirteen of the 14 people arrested since January by Palo Alto police for burglary-related crimes were caught because vigilant neighbors called 911 when they saw something suspicious, Police Chief Lynne Johnson told about 100 residents at a neighborhood crime prevention meeting at Duveneck Elementary School Wednesday night.
Photographers from the Palo Alto Weekly are out taking pictures of local people, sports and other events every day.
Palo Alto Online is proud to be the information resource for the Palo Alto Chamber of Commerce Leader's Circle.
www.paloaltoonline.com   (650 words)

  
 Fiber To The Home; towards an FTTH utility   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-21)
But what they and the Palo Alto City Council need to understand, and what everyone on the FTTH trial understands is that shutting down FTTH in the Community Center area is a step backward in the development of this marvelous future technology for the entire community.
PA FiberNet is a group of Palo Alto residents who are committed to residential network access using high speed optical fiber.
We are working with the City of Palo Alto Utilities to make access to the city's fiber network available to each resident.
www.pafiber.net   (1699 words)

  
 PA-Comnet - Palo Alto, California, Home Page
Palo Alto, CA We currently operate as an informal group of citizens and meet when speakers of interest are available.
Members were earlier involved in promoting construction of the Palo Alto fiber local loop.
Working with City of Palo Alto Utilities to assess the desire of its community for access to the city fiber loop.
www.pa-comnet.org   (457 words)

  
 Palo Alto, California Photographers - Wedding, Portrait, Commercial, Event and Other Photography Services
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 Palo Alto California Family Law Lawyers | Divorce Attorneys CA | Child Support Child Custody Spousal Support Property ...
Anne joined the firm to practice family law in 1979 when she was admitted to the California bar. Steve Cone has practiced law since 1978, and has been in practice with Anne for over 10 years.
Our firm is conveniently located close to Stanford University, in the California Avenue Business District. Contact a Palo Alto, California, family law lawyer at Di Maria and Cone for a free initial phone consultation.
The Palo Alto, California, family law lawyers of Di Maria and Cone represent clients throughout the state, primarily in the San Francisco Peninsula and South Bay Area communities such as Atherton, Cupertino, Los Altos, Menlo Park, Mountain View, Palo Alto, Redwood City, San Jose, Sunnyvale, and Woodside.
www.dimaria-cone.com   (463 words)

  
 Palo Alto, California (CA) Detailed Profile - travel and real estate info, jobs, hotels, hospitals, weather, schools, ...
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 Palo Alto, California - Real Estate, Homes, Property, Commercial
If you are thinking about moving to Palo Alto, we can help you find a home, condo, luxury property or other real estate offered for sale.
If you are moving to Palo Alto or any of the more than 1083 California cities you can contact us immediately.
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www.paloaltowebpage.com   (622 words)

  
 First Lutheran Church, Palo Alto   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-21)
First Lutheran Church is one of over 300 congregations in the United States that has declared that lesbian and gay people are equally welcome to join fully in the worship and life of this Christ-centered community.
The California Conference of the Augustana Synod began mission work among the Swedish Lutherans in the Palo Alto area.
The congregation changed its name to First Evangelical Lutheran Church of Palo Alto, and constructed the present sanctuary.
www.flcpa.org   (289 words)

  
 Cub Scout Pack 6 (Pacific Skyline Council)   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-21)
Cub Scout Pack 6 welcomes all first grade to fifth grade boys in the Palo Alto, California area.
We serve boys from Ohlone and Palo Verde school, and boys from that area who go to other schools, including Peninsula French American, Keys, Hoover, Challenger, and the Mid-Peninsula Jewish Community Day School.
We meet at Palo Verde School's MP Room.
www.pack6.us   (222 words)

  
 Café Scientifique Palo Alto
Building on its great success outside the United States, the first Café Scientifique on the West Coast was launched in Palo Alto on March 9, 2004 by Professor Doug Osheroff our Café's inaugural Speaker.
She recognized that Palo Alto with a preponderance of people she calls "schmartypants" was a perfect spot to launch the Café.
When she attended the April 13 event with earthquake expert David Schwartz of the United States Geological Survey, she felt too timid to ask a question about earthquake insurance.
www.cafescipa.org   (317 words)

  
 EXPERIENCING THE 1906 EARTHQUAKE AT PALO ALTO, CALIFORNIA
Jenkins was the Chief of the California Division of Mines [and Geology] from 1928 to 1958.
Later, I went out to my father's fruit ranch near what is now Los Altos and found that the ground had been scraped by oak limbs all around the base of great oaks.
Once in the back-woods of Tennessee, while I was sleeping in a rickety old country house, I woke up sure that I was experiencing another earthquake; but I found the shaking was only a large razor-backed hog scratching an itch on his back against the house support directly under my room.
www.johnmartin.com /earthquakes/eqpapers/00000043.htm   (1885 words)

  
 Palo Alto California Vacation - Read Hotel Reviews, Compare Hotel Prices, and Make Hotel Reservations at NexTag
Set amidst picturesque water and flower gardens and koi ponds, the Sheraton Palo Alto Hotel is one of the most beautifully...
The Oak Motel Palo Alto is preferred by both business and leisure tavelers alike.
The Cardinal Hotel was built in 1924 and is Palo Altos premiere hotel.
www.nextag.com /palo-alto-california-vacation/search-html   (359 words)

  
 Cities21
A futuristic, five-mile, $50M Personal Rapid Transit (PRT) "shuttle" system is proposed for Palo Alto's Stanford Research Park (SRP), complementing and significantly increasing the attractiveness of commuter rail, carpool, vanpool, bicycle, and bus commutes for the center's 20,000 employees.
The model for Palo Alto readily translates to 200 other U.S. job-rich major employment centers.
A similar franchise agreement is proposed whereby Palo Alto will grant a franchise to a personal monorail operator.
www.cities21.org /SilverBullet.htm   (1037 words)

  
 Palo Alto Utilities, City of - Welcome
The City of Palo Alto Utilities (CPAU) is the only municipal utility in California that operates city-owned utility services that include electric, fiber optic, natural gas, water and wastewater services.
Palo Alto benefits from its public utility in a variety of ways.
In January 2006, an average resident in Palo Alto saved more than 40% on electricity and 35% on natural gas when compared with PGandE rates.
www.cpau.com   (314 words)

  
 Civil Air Patrol - Palo Alto California
Squadron 10 is a local unit of the Civil Air Patrol, the USAF civilian auxiliary, located at the Palo Alto, California.
They learn leadership skills, become experts in aerospace, and even get to fly once in a while.
Squadron 10 cadets have not only participated in but also helped to run state-wide cadet events like California Wing's annual Encampment.
sq10.cawg.cap.gov   (213 words)

  
 Palo Alto Knights:Division I Pop Warner Youth Football Program
Palo Alto Knights:Division I Pop Warner Youth Football Program
All Palo Alto Knights are encouraged to attend the morning session of Jerry Rice's Skills and Conditioning Camp at Palo Alto High School, July 17-21.
In addition, the following items must be mailed to the Palo Alto Knights by
www.paknights.com   (190 words)

  
 ┬áPalo Alto, California
It's connected to Stanford via University Avenue, which is Palo Alto's main vein and the center of a European-flavored, tres chic downtown catering to the socially conscious locals.
On a spectacular 1,600-acre ranch and wilderness preserve a 15-minute drive from Palo Alto, it offers 4-to-12-bed cabins for $17 per person, private cabins for two for $35 to $40.
On El Camino Real heading south out of Palo Alto is a multitude of standard-issue but comfortable motels.
www.budgettravelonline.com /bt-dyn/content/article/2005/06/04/AR2005060400564.html   (1349 words)

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