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District to hire temporary water-conservation enforcers
The Santa Clara Valley Water District board of directors last night unanimously approved the hiring of up to 10 temporary... Last comment 1 hour ago | 29 comments

Palo Alto, fired library contractor exchange 'cover up' accusations
The court battle between the City of Palo Alto and the contractor it has accused of badly botching the long-delayed construction... Last comment 49 minutes ago | 19 comments

Lydia Kou joins Palo Alto's council race
The race for the Palo Alto City Council heated up Tuesday as two more residents declared their intentions to run for a seat... Last comment 2 hours ago | 37 comments

County embarks on long road to fix congested expressways
Faced with thickening traffic jams throughout its expressway network, Santa Clara County officials are considering a range... Last comment 5 hours ago | 43 comments

 
 
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New head of East Palo Alto rent program abruptly resigns
East Palo Alto's Rent Stabilization Program administrator has resigned less than two weeks after his introduction to the rent board, City Manager Magda Gonzalez has confirmed. The resignation is yet another blow for the rent program, which lost its longtime head, Carol Lamont, in May. Thursday, 7:50 AM | 7 comments

Palo Alto, fired contractor exchange 'cover up' accusations
The court battle between the City of Palo Alto and the contractor it has accused of badly botching the long-delayed construction of the Mitchell Park Library and Community Center has taken on clandestine elements over the past month, with each side accusing the other of illegally hiding crucial documents. Thursday, 9:50 AM | 19 comments

Man punched, knocked unconscious downtown
Palo Alto police are seeking witnesses to a battery that occurred in downtown Palo Alto last Thursday, July 17, when a man allegedly punched another man on the side of the head, causing him to lose consciousness. Thursday, 8:06 AM | 23 comments

Two familiar faces enter Palo Alto council race
The crowded race for the Palo Alto City Council further expanded Wednesday, when two familiar candidates -- Mark Weiss and Victor Frost -- signaled their willingness to join the fray, bringing the candidate field to 12. Wednesday, 5:16 PM | 12 comments

Police find missing East Palo Alto man with dementia
Police located a man in his 70s Thursday morning who had last been seen on foot walking away from the Stanford Hospital early Wednesday morning after receiving discharge papers. Thursday, 8:49 AM | 2 comments

District to hire temporary water-conservation enforcers
The Santa Clara Valley Water District board of directors last night unanimously approved the hiring of up to 10 temporary water enforcers who will be charged with investigating water waste throughout the county. Wednesday, 8:46 AM | 29 comments

Lydia Kou joins Palo Alto's council race
The race for the Palo Alto City Council heated up Tuesday as two more residents declared their intentions to run for a seat in November, raising the number of candidates to 10 and further underscoring community anxieties about new developments. Tuesday, 6:05 PM | 37 comments

Current council members pull papers for East Palo Alto race
The East Palo Alto City Council race has stayed relatively quiet so far, with only current council members Ruben Abrica and Donna Rutherford pulling nomination papers, according to City Clerk Nora Pimentel. Tuesday, 5:29 PM | 13 comments

Fire department to bolster emergency medical services

President arrives in Bay Area for Los Altos Hills event

Palo Alto VA employee alleges retaliation, gag order

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