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Avenidas plans criticized over clashing styles
Hoping to accommodate Palo Alto's rapidly rising senior population, Avenidas is moving ahead with an ambitious plan to build... Last comment 22 minutes ago | 29 comments

Challenge Success offers roadmap for school reform
Since its start as a stress-reduction program in 2003, Stanford University Graduate School of Education's Challenge Success... Last comment 6 hours ago | 8 comments

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 7 minutes ago | 118 comments

 
 
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Clearing up the hazy rules surrounding drones
About 1,000 people with an interest in unmanned aircraft are flocking to the NASA Ames Research Center this week with the goal of zeroing in on better rules and tools to govern the growing drone market. Wednesday, 2:20 PM

Man sentenced for high-speed chase with children in car
An East Palo Alto man was sentenced to four years in prison Tuesday for leading California Highway Patrol officers on a high-speed chase through San Mateo County in April while his two young children were in the car, prosecutors said. Wednesday, 12:27 PM

City nears completion on fixing Embarcadero traffic signals
Responding to complaints from frustrated commuters, Palo Alto is in the midst of replacing and coordinating the traffic lights on Embarcadero Road, next to Palo Alto High School and Town & Country Village. Wednesday, 8:04 AM | 21 comments

Palo Alto alums to speak on success and wellness
Two Palo Alto Unified School District graduates are hoping to stimulate further community conversation about definitions of success and student wellness with a panel event targeted at local parents. Wednesday, 9:05 AM | 3 comments

Stanford campus on alert after report of armed man
After a man was reportedly seen on the Stanford University campus Tuesday evening with what a witness believed to be a gun, the Stanford Police Department is asking members of the campus community to be on the lookout. Tuesday, 10:33 PM | 3 comments

Second consecutive Spare the Air Day issued for Wednesday
Bay Area residents have been asked to avoid driving alone again on Wednesday during the second consecutive Spare the Air Day. Tuesday, 12:46 PM

Palo Altan honored for creation of girls' STEM camp

Proposed Avenidas renovation criticized over clashing styles

Community Notebook: Volunteers needed for Utilities Advisory Commission

PUBLIC AGENDA: Avenidas expansion, Junior Museum & Zoo, Recreation Master Plan

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