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Candidates for Palo Alto school board debate the issues
In their first debate of the fall campaign season, the five candidates vying for two seats on the Palo Alto Board of Education... Last comment on Sep 13, 2014 at 7:57 pm | 90 comments

Changes, new features for Town Square
As some of you have noticed, we are in the process of making a few changes in how Town Square operates. These stem from our... Last comment 12 hours ago | 19 comments

Mug shots and mental illness
How does one's beloved child become a mug shot in the local newspaper? This is our somewhat abbreviated story about the ravages... Last comment 1 hour ago | 22 comments

Editorial: An 'iconic' bridge?
We are delighted to see the city moving forward with plans for a new pedestrian and bike bridge across 101, but we would... Last comment 12 hours ago | 31 comments

 
 
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School board debate recap: Candidates answer 20 questions
A recap of the answers given by five candidates for the Palo Alto Board of Education at a debate Sept. 11, with a guide to watching the video of the entire two-hour debate, posted on Palo Alto Online. Saturday, 10:41 PM | 7 comments

Gunn High community marks school's half-century
Gunn High School celebrated its 50th birthday this weekend, with events ranging from a BBQ to a field day.
Sunday, 1:34 PM

Police advise how to identify real or fake cops
The Palo Alto Police Department has issued an advisory for how residents can distinguish a real police officer from an impersonator after a man claiming to be an officer approached two teens and displayed a gun. Saturday, 9:19 PM

Two shootings, one man killed in East Palo Alto
A man was killed in one of two shootings in East Palo Alto Saturday, Sept. 13, a police spokesman said. Saturday, 9:00 PM

Key ingredient for opening a restaurant in Palo Alto? Patience.
The City of Palo Alto has streamlined its processes to help new businesses open more quickly, but some restaurateurs say improvements are still needed. Saturday, 9:13 AM | 4 comments

Fake cop with gun stops youth in Palo Alto
A high school student was pulled over by a police impersonator who displayed either a stun gun or a handgun on Greer Road at Ivy Lane on Sept. 5, the Palo Alto police department is reporting. Friday, 4:01 PM | 10 comments

Stanford police seek witnesses to campus assault
The Stanford Department of Public Safety is asking that witnesses or those with information about an assault that took place on campus Friday, Aug. 29, contact the department. Friday, 3:44 PM | 1 comments

Candidates for Palo Alto school board debate the issues
In their first debate of the fall campaign season, the five candidates vying for two seats on the Palo Alto Board of Education Thursday said they would not have handled recent civil-rights controversies as the current school board did. Saturday, 7:05 PM | 90 comments

Editorial: An 'iconic' bridge?
We are delighted to see the city moving forward with plans for a new pedestrian and bike bridge across 101, but we would have preferred a more streamlined design process with less risk of pushing costs even higher. Friday, 7:59 AM | 31 comments

Vi seniors take case to federal court

Debate: School board candidates question one other

Debate: School board candidates' answers to the Weekly's questions

Debate: School board candidates answer additional questions

PUBLIC AGENDA: Threats to the city, drought rate study, school property taxes

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