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Achievement gap persists in new state test scores
While school district staff celebrated at Tuesday's school board meeting the high achievement of most Palo Alto Unified students... Last comment 21 hours ago | 38 comments

Storm preparations underway in Palo Alto
As weather forecasters warn of El Nino that will bring intense rain storms this winter, the cities of Palo Alto, East Palo... Last comment on Oct 2, 2015 at 12:55 pm | 17 comments

Changes for Charleston-Arastradero approved
No traffic-calming project has caused as much road rage in Palo Alto as the city's decade-long experiment with the Chareston-Arastradero... Last comment on Oct 2, 2015 at 7:10 am | 41 comments

Palo Alto treads cautiously on fiber network
With Google looming as a major wildcard, Palo Alto officials agreed on Monday to wait until next year before making any decisions... Last comment 12 hours ago | 107 comments

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Mayor commits to eradicating homelessness among veterans
Citing the deaths of two unhoused women in Palo Alto parks two years ago as emblematic of the need to end homelessness in the city, Palo Alto Mayor Karen Holman announced on Friday that as a first step she will sign the White House Mayors Challenge to End Veteran Homelessness. Saturday, 4:31 PM

Duathlon champ makes a world comeback after near-fatal crash
Palo Alto bicyclist and runner George Pierce doesn't remember anything about the collision with a truck that almost killed him, but he is very clear about what saved him: faith, forgiveness and an unrelenting refusal to succumb to fear. Saturday, 9:11 AM | 1 comments

Guest Opinion: Homelessness and those who strive to help
To end homelessness we need to come together as a community. As community members, business owners and service providers we need to know the people staying on the streets as best we can so that we might know how to help them in their struggle. Saturday, 9:11 AM | 2 comments

VIDEO: On this week's Behind the Headlines
On this week's half-hour webcast, "Behind the Headlines," Weekly Editor in Chief Jocelyn Dong and reporters Elena Kadvany and Sue Dremann discuss a just-released Stanford sexual-violence report and student activism around the topic. Friday, 7:40 PM

One-third of Stanford women experience sexual misconduct, survey finds
In the wake of the release of what Stanford University leadership called "striking and troubling" findings on sexual assault from a long-awaited campus climate survey, students and faculty critics are speaking out against what they describe as misleading data that presents a warped picture of the prevalence of sexual assault at Stanford. Thursday, 10:37 PM | 12 comments

Editorial: Don't let the bed bugs bite
A new threat is on the loose, one that could forever change the world's perception of Palo Alto as a vibrant and healthy oasis with a quality of life worthy of its inflated real estate prices -- bed bugs. Friday, 7:46 AM | 52 comments

Student pushes Stanford to address the 'Scary Path'
One Stanford University sophomore has made it her mission to make a 0.1-mile dirt path, dubbed the "Scary Path," safer for students, pushing the university administration to either pave and light it or consider alternatives. Friday, 7:46 AM | 11 comments

Four-story hotel proposed for El Camino Real

Report: Silicon Valley incomes continue upsurge

High school students make coding skills multiply

Palo Alto trees dying in greater numbers

PUBLIC AGENDA: human trafficking, enrollment data, Local Solar Plan

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