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In support of single-stories and preserving neighborhood
I am in favor of the proposed single-story overlay for the Royal Manor neighborhood of Eichlers in Palo Alto. I am also in... Last comment 7 hours ago | 21 comments

District slow to publish decisions made at meetings
The Palo Alto school district is an outlier when it comes to officially documenting and making public the minutes from meetings... Last comment 2 hours ago | 13 comments

Track guards still missing in action
Please accept my condolences for last weekend's loss of another Palo Alto teenager. In my thoughts are her grieving family... Last comment 2 hours ago | 56 comments

Editorial: The ridiculed registry
When Palo Alto launched a business "registry" more than a year ago, the goal was to collect useful information about who... Last comment on May 1, 2016 at 9:59 pm | 16 comments

 
 
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"Grand opening at SSL"
At the opening of The Bob McFarland Test Facility on Oct. 7, 2014, from left: John Celli, president of SSL; Brenda McFarland, widow of Bob McFarland; Chip Koehler, executive director, programs, SSL; and Palo Alto Mayor Nancy Shepherd. Submitted by Wendy Lewis on Oct 10, 2014

 
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Local teen counseling center finds new home
After getting priced out of its former offices in eastern Palo Alto, Adolescent Counseling Services has found a new home in Redwood City. Tuesday, 12:40 PM

Council halts Royal Manor's bid to ban two-story homes
A divisive proposal to ban new two-story homes in the Royal Manor neighborhood faltered at the finish line Monday night when Palo Alto officials decided after a long debate not to move ahead with a zone change requested by more than 60 percent of its residents. Monday, 11:23 PM | 27 comments

East Palo Alto man fatally shot early Tuesday morning
An East Palo Alto man died in a shooting early Tuesday morning, May 3, according to a police department press release. Tuesday, 8:18 AM

Woodside executive uses telepresence robot at office
How can you be in two places at once? If you ask Geoff Rehnert of Woodside, it's easy. Now that his company has a small team of telepresence robots called BeamPro, "it's like having an avatar," he says. Tuesday, 7:26 AM | 2 comments

Strong fundraising boosts Marc Berman, Vicki Veenker in state Assembly race
Palo Alto Councilman Marc Berman raised $104,481 in the latest reporting period for his bid to succeed Rich Gordon in the state Assembly, more than any of his seven competitors, campaign-finance documents show. But Vicki Veenker isn't far behind. Monday, 10:16 AM | 14 comments

District slow to publish decisions made at meetings
The Palo Alto school district is an outlier when it comes to officially documenting and making public the minutes from meetings of the Board of Education. Monday, 8:02 AM | 13 comments

Palo Alto Weekly wins 13 state journalism awards
The Palo Alto Weekly's staff was awarded the top prize for quality online journalism by the California Newspaper Publishers Association Better Newspapers contest on Saturday, April 30. The award was part of a suite of wins for the community media outlet and its news staff, including five first-place and eight second-place awards. Monday, 8:02 AM | 6 comments

Child care director leaves after 'rough play'

Guest Opinion: Be creative in embracing change, preserving neighborhood

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Foundation to host online 'giving day' for nonprofits

PUBLIC AGENDA: single-story overlay, transportation tax measure, parking program

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