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FAA to work to reduce plane noise
Admitting that jet aircraft noise is a problem over Palo Alto and neighboring Bay Area cities, Federal Aviation Administration... Last comment 6 minutes ago | 77 comments

Top need for parks? Bathrooms
Playing around is serious business in Palo Alto, where praise and demand for parks, playing fields and nature preserves come... Last comment 18 hours ago | 34 comments

Developer scales down plan for Maybell site
Faced with criticism from the surrounding neighborhood, the developer looking to build houses on a much contested Maybell... Last comment 2 hours ago | 41 comments

 
 
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Proposed Avenidas renovation criticized over clashing styles
Hoping to accommodate Palo Alto's rapidly rising senior population, Avenidas is moving ahead with an ambitious plan to build an addition to its heavily used Bryant Street facility. While no one disputes the need to create space to accommodate more senior classes and programs, the details of the new proposal faced scrutiny and some criticism last week from the city's Historic Resources Board. Tuesday, 7:46 AM

Season's first Spare the Air Day called for Tuesday
As a heat wave moves into the Bay Area, the summer's first Spare the Air Day has been called for Tuesday. Monday, 1:50 PM | 1 comments

Palo Alto man arrested after car chase in Sonoma County
A 30-year-old Palo Alto man who took police on a wild car chase down a highway and through residential streets in Sebastopol, a town in Sonoma County, on Saturday, July 25, was arrested for stealing a vehicle and other charges, Sebastopol police Chief Jeff Weaver said. Monday, 10:51 AM

Hot spell in this week's forecast
The National Weather Service is advising Bay Area residents of the potential for higher-than-normal temperatures this week.
Monday, 11:28 AM | 3 comments

Challenge Success team pens book on school reform
Since its start as a stress-reduction program in 2003, Stanford University Graduate School of Education's Challenge Success team has felt it "had to speak out against an increasingly fast-paced world that was interfering with sound educational practices and harming kids physically and mentally," the introduction to the group's new book reads. Monday, 9:43 AM | 4 comments

Federal Aviation Administration to work to reduce plane noise
Admitting that jet aircraft noise is a problem over Palo Alto and neighboring Bay Area cities, Federal Aviation Administration officials met with local government representatives and grassroots airplane-noise groups on Friday morning at Palo Alto City Hall. Monday, 7:43 AM | 77 comments

Early-morning blaze causes $1M damage to local home

East Palo Alto Library takes on new role of helping the hungry

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