What can be done to address the shortage of affording housing?
When demand exceeds supply, prices increase. To reduce the price of any commodity, including housing, you increase the supply.... Last comment 2 hours ago | 99 comments
New partner proposed for Palo Alto animal shelter
Palo Alto's cramped but popular animal shelter would be preserved, renovated and turned into a "no kill" zone under a proposed... Last comment 11 hours ago | 10 comments
City looks to change, cement retail-protection law
Retail in Palo Alto is easier to appreciate than to preserve, particularly at a time when soaring rents drive shops out of... Last comment on Aug 26, 2016 at 9:04 am | 21 comments
Hangin' with the best
The results are in. See who Palo Alto Weekly readers have selected what they feel are the top spots and service providers in the Palo Alto area across 83 categories.
Judging the judges: Recalls may become easier, but is that better for California?
Amid a constellation of factors, some legal experts believe we could be plunging into a new era in which judges increasingly fear losing their jobs over unpopular decisions -- and that, in turn, may influence how they behave on the bench. Monday, 2:07 PM | 4 comments
Stanford's Fitzmorris nabs pair of Pac-12 volleyball honors
Stanford middle blocker Audriana Fitzmorris was named Pac-12 Defensive Player and Freshman of the Week, the conference announced Monday. She averaged 2.11 blocks, 3.33 points and 2.11 kills per set in her collegiate debuts against San Diego and then-No. 3 Minnesota last week. Monday, 10:00 PM
Hands of Stone
They called boxing great Roberto Durán “Manos de Piedra," so it's understandable that the new biopic about him should be called “Hands of Stone." And yet, it's not the best title for this dramatic treatment, which repeatedly makes the po...... Read the full review
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