City to consider appeal of Hamilton Ave. plan
The Palo Alto City Council will consider the appeal Monday of an approved modernist building that appellant Doug Smith, a... Last comment 19 minutes ago | 18 comments
Nikola Tesla statue to be unveiled in Palo Alto
A statue of the inventor of Nikola Tesla -- equipped with free Wi-Fi and a time capsule to be opened in 2043 -- is set to... Last comment 34 minutes ago | 16 comments
Board approves redeveloping University Ave building, exceeding city height limit
The Architectural Review Board on Thursday approved a plan to redevelop the 1950s style, one-story building at the corner... Last comment 2 hours ago | 23 comments
"Junior Naturalists go Fishing"
Children taking part in the Junior Naturalist Program at the Environmental Volunteers' EcoCenter in the Palo Alto Baylands try their hand at fish-netting along the bay shoreline. Submitted by Environmental Volunteers on Mar 14, 2013
Merrill Newman returns home
Merrill Newman, the 85-year-old Palo Alto grandfather who had been detained by North Korean officials since Oct. 26, arrived home on Saturday morning. Monday, 9:27 AM
Rutherford appointed to East Palo Alto council
Donna Rutherford was selected for the East Palo Alto City Council Thursday night, after 16 residents applied for the seat former Vice Mayor David Woods vacated in October. Monday, 9:54 AM
Blaze destroys East Palo Alto home
A two-alarm fire gutted an East Palo Alto home, causing the structure to collapse on Monday morning. The fire began at about 6:30 a.m. on the 600 block of Bell Street at the corner of Capitol Avenue. It quickly engulfed the entire structure.
Monday, 9:08 AM | 1 comments
Two nonfatal shootings in East Palo Alto and Menlo Park Sunday
Two nonfatal shootings -- one in East Palo Alto and one in Menlo Park's Belle Haven neighborhood -- occurred at nearly the same time Sunday evening, but there's no indication from police that the incidents were related. Sunday, 10:09 PM
Literary gifts for children, cooks
It's a holiday tradition: The Weekly's reviewers bring you the best in children's books and cookbooks. Just in time for holiday shopping. Sunday, 9:51 AM
Palo Alto Humane Society creates a 'Critter Club'
While Danny Rendon was in a summer session at Beechwood School in Menlo Park, his mother noticed something strange. Danny became eager take the family's dog out for a walk. Sunday, 9:36 AM
'Tis the season for holiday apps
Starting to feel the holiday chaos overtake you? There's an app for that. Sunday, 9:34 AM
Palo Altan returns to concentration camp site
Elisabeth Seaman, who as a 5- and 6-year old was in the Nazi concentration camp Bergen-Belsen, returned there this fall to speak with local Germans. Saturday, 2:50 PM
Palo Alto, Stanford doctors, nurses aiding typhoon victims
Nearly a month after Typhoon Haiyan swept over the Philippines, there are still thousands of victims with medical needs. Monday, 9:50 AM
Driving still most popular commute mode to work, shop
Single-occupancy car trips remain the "preferred mode" of transportation for Palo Alto residents who commute to work, as well as for non-residents who commute into the city for work each day. Friday, 4:06 PM | 6 comments
Are you overwhelmed or genuinely loving this holiday season?
By Cheryl Bac | 2 comments | 340 views