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City to look at new uses for Municipal Services Center site
A proposal to move Palo Alto's Municipal Services Center and the Animal Services Center from their existing locations on... Last comment 45 minutes ago | 15 comments

Palo Alto Airport runway set for overdue repairs
It didn't take long for Palo Alto to reap the benefits of taking over its namesake airport from Santa Clara County. The city... Last comment 1 hour ago | 29 comments

Editorial: Holman, Scharff, DuBois, Filseth, Wolbach for City Council
We recommend the re-election of two incumbents, Karen Holman and Greg Scharff, and three newcomers, Tom DuBois, Eric Filseth... Last comment on Oct 19, 2014 at 11:28 am | 37 comments

Editorial: Terry Godfrey, Ken Dauber for Palo Alto school board
While we value the backgrounds of all the school board candidates, in our opinion Terry Godfrey and Ken Dauber are clearly... Last comment on Oct 5, 2014 at 1:55 pm | 13 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 | 17 comments

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 | 1 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 | 3 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 | 1 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 | 5 comments

Government officials attempt to influence aircraft regulations
Palo Alto and other government officials have so far been fighting an uphill battle to decrease airplane noise over their cities. For nearly 20 years, Palo Alto officials have been trying to join the San Francisco International Airport Community Roundtable, a group that represents 19 cities within San Mateo County; San Francisco and San Mateo counties; the San Francisco Airport Commission; and The Association of Governments of San Mateo County Airport Land Use Committee. Friday, 8:24 AM

City seeks outreach help for Our Palo Alto initiative

Palo Alto police seek armed robbers in jewelry heist

Palo Alto Airport runway set for overdue repairs

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