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Caltrain begins fencing improvements
Caltrain began removing vegetation Tuesday along the rail corridor in Palo Alto as part of a suicide prevention program approved... Last comment 13 minutes ago | 19 comments

Supervisors approve funding for Bay Trail
The San Mateo County Board of Supervisors has awarded $1 million in Measure A funds to Midpeninsula Regional Open Space District... Last comment 2 hours ago | 18 comments

Bikes on the California Avenue underpass
I am concerned about people riding their bikes on the underpass that goes under the rail tracks at the California Avenue... Last comment 1 hour ago | 22 comments

Little enthusiasm for El Camino bus plan
A proposal to create dedicated bus lanes along El Camino Real is facing a new round of skepticism. On Wednesday, representatives... Last comment 4 hours ago | 42 comments

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"SAP backpack drive"
Jennifer Cullenbine, executive director at the Family Giving Tree, and Jonathan Becher, chief marketing officer at SAP, hold backpacks on July 29, 2014, that will be given to low-income children. SAP employees donated and packed around 225 backpacks with classroom essentials for the education non-profit Family Giving Tree. Submitted by Arunima Kumar on Aug 6, 2014

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VIDEO: Palo Alto High School's 86-year-old gym demolished
Palo Alto High School's "Big Gym," where NBA star Jeremy Lin played and famed wrestling brothers Dave and Mark Schultz grappled, was demolished on Wednesday morning, Sept. 2, to make room for a multi-million dollar state-of-the-art sports complex. Thursday, 9:13 AM | 6 comments

Police, school district review policies for resource officers
Palo Alto police and school officials are looking to revise their procedures for police officers' conduct on campuses in the wake of a Jordan Middle School incident involving a student. Thursday, 9:50 AM

Police: Man nabbed in San Jose after car pursuit in Palo Alto
A truck driver who police said almost ran over an officer in Palo Alto last Thursday night before speeding away through the residential streets was arrested hours later in San Jose.
Wednesday, 8:39 PM | 2 comments

New transportation vision targets congestion, parking
From congested roads to inadequate parking, transportation problems have been driving most of the debates at City Hall over the past year. These issues featured prominently Monday night, when the City Council discussed an update to the city's transportation vision. Thursday, 8:01 AM | 10 comments

Caltrans offers $25K prize for ideas to improve transportation
Caltrans is giving Californians an opportunity to earn $25,000 in exchange for submitting the most innovative idea to improve transportation and other state services.
Thursday, 8:26 AM | 3 comments

Police: Man arrested for attempted robbery, fighting officers
A Palo Alto man who allegedly tried to swipe a duffle bag from a resident of a Middlefield Road apartment complex was arrested after a physical struggle with the victim, his neighbor and five police officers. Thursday, 9:46 AM | 1 comments

FBI report details home invasion, sexual assault cases
A Federal Bureau of Investigation affidavit related to the bizarre kidnapping of a Vallejo woman in March reveals new information regarding cases he is suspected of perpetrating in Palo Alto and Mountain View. Wednesday, 11:14 AM | 2 comments

Caltrain begins improvements aimed at preventing suicides

Supervisors approve funding for Ravenswood Bay Trail

Little enthusiasm for El Camino bus plan

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