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Downtown residents split over parking-permit program
As Palo Alto prepares to launch its long-awaited Residential Parking Permit Program, residents in the congested downtown... Last comment 6 hours ago | 23 comments

City seeks outreach help for Our Palo Alto initiative
With the Our Palo Alto initiative stretching into its second year, city officials are preparing to hire an outreach consultant... Last comment 18 hours ago | 25 comments

Unfriendly skies: Residents, city officials gear up to fight increased airplane noise
At a gathering in the Holbrook-Palmer Park Pavilion in Atherton last month, as a resident began to speak about the incessant... Last comment 32 minutes ago | 59 comments

Editing afoot by school candidate
EDITING AFOOT ... The Weekly noticed this week that one portion of school board candidate Catherine Crystal Foster's profile... Last comment 9 hours ago | 33 comments

 
 
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Residents, city officials gear up to fight increased airplane noise
Angry local residents say the Midpeninsula's skies are turning into an aeronautic superhighway and that federal levels for acceptable noise, which date to the 1970s, are obsolete and need to be updated -- pronto. Friday, 8:21 AM | 59 comments

Police arrest man for allegedly peeping into motel window
Palo Alto police arrested a man on Thursday, Oct. 23, for allegedly peeping into a motel window while parents were changing the clothes of their two young daugthers, according to a police department press release. Friday, 3:00 PM

Palo Alto schools mark Unity Day
A visit to any one of Palo Alto's 17 schools Thursday would have shown their own version of events to celebrate Unity Day, a nationwide bullying awareness campaign created in 2006 by the National Bullying Prevention Center. Friday, 8:51 AM | 8 comments

Downtown residents split over parking-permit program
As Palo Alto prepares to launch its long-awaited Residential Parking Permit Program, residents in the congested downtown neighborhoods are almost evenly split about the ambitious effort, which would require drivers to buy permits to park on residential streets. Friday, 9:06 AM | 23 comments

New direction proposed for Palo Alto's shuttle program
Palo Alto's tiny fleet of city-run shuttle buses may soon see a dramatic expansion, including a doubling of buses on the popular Crosstown route and a brand new service that would link the downtown Caltrain station with Mountain View businesses. Friday, 8:44 AM | 7 comments

Residents have growing concerns over commuter planes
Fledgling airline Surf Air's marketing slogan is "Disruptive Innovation -- A Revolutionary Approach to Air Travel." Some residents in Menlo Park, Redwood City and Atherton say it sums up their experience with the commuter airline's turbo-propeller planes. Friday, 8:23 AM | 7 comments

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Read the recommendations of the Palo Alto Weekly and Palo Alto Online for the November 4, 2014 election. Saturday, 5:02 PM

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