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Commission: Palo Alto parks struggling to keep up with growth
With parking and traffic dominating Palo Alto's debate over a new "community vision," the Parks and Recreation Commission... Last comment 3 minutes ago | 115 comments

Local library subscribes to novel music idea
For card-carrying members of the Palo Alto City Library, book and movie checkouts last for weeks but music downloads last... Last comment 4 hours ago | 6 comments

Zipcar pulls up in downtown Palo Alto
Palo Alto's carless commuters and residents now have their pick from 10 available-for-rent Zipcars, thanks to the car-sharing... Last comment 49 minutes ago | 32 comments

Embarcadero Road fixes coming
Few road segments in Palo Alto flummox commuters and traffic engineers like the short but bustling stretch of Embarcadero... Last comment 7 hours ago | 57 comments

 
 
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NASA Ames to open campus to public
As it celebrates its 75th year, NASA Ames Research Center is holding a rare open house event on Saturday, Oct. 18, allowing a close look at the space research center's many technological wonders. Tuesday, 2:10 PM

Commission: parks struggling to keep up with growth
With parking and traffic dominating Palo Alto's debate over a new "community vision," the Parks and Recreation Commission is urging the City Council in a memo to pay more attention to local parks, which commissioners say are struggling to keep up with the city's recent growth spurt. Tuesday, 8:31 AM | 115 comments

East Palo Alto commences search for interim city manager
The East Palo Alto City Council tonight will review proposals from four recruitment firms, one of which will undertake the process of finding the city an interim city manager. Outgoing City Manager Magda Gonzalez officially left the city for the same post in Half Moon Bay after her contract ended Sept. 1. Tuesday, 9:22 AM

Local library subscribes to novel music idea
Palo Alto City library is one of around 3,000 in the United States and 5,000 worldwide that subscribe to Freegal Music, a downloadable music service that provides access to millions of songs, thousands of music videos and dozens of genres from about 28,000 record labels. Tuesday, 8:31 AM | 3 comments

County to resurface sections of Arastradero
Several sections of Arastradero Road near Palo Alto will be refurbished in the next month as part of a Santa Clara County road project that commenced Monday, Sept. 1.
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Intense exercise may get results, but walking brings benefits all its own
With the popularity these days of marathon running, those of us who walk as our main exercise might be tempted to feel bad about ourselves. Don't, says Dr. Ronesh Sinha, a physician in internal medicine at the Palo Alto Medical Foundation and author of the book, "The South Asian Health Solution." Tuesday, 8:16 AM | 11 comments

Suspect sought in Thursday groping near California Avenue

Annual Baylands race returns

Embarcadero Road fixes coming to Palo Alto

State court rejects most misconduct claims against assistant DA

PUBLIC AGENDA: drought update, build-to-line ordinance

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