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Palo Alto eyes emergency law to protect retail
With several long-time retail establishments recently shutting down to make way for offices in downtown Palo Alto, city officials... Last comment 8 hours ago | 65 comments

'Troubling' cheating allegations at Stanford
Stanford University officials are investigating allegations of a high number of students engaging in cheating, according... Last comment 15 hours ago | 25 comments

Paly school board rep: 'The sorrows of young Palo Altans'
My stress began in elementary school, where students were segregated into separate class meetings as "early" and "late" readers,... Last comment on Mar 31, 2015 at 2:44 am | 473 comments

PAMF docs: What we can do to reduce risk for our teens
The pediatricians of Palo Alto Medical Foundation are deeply saddened by the local recent events. The loss of a young person's... Last comment 3 hours ago | 241 comments

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With a sense of urgency, board approves mental health funding
Facing what multiple board members and the superintendent called a public health crisis at Palo Alto's two high schools, the school board voted unanimously Tuesday night to allocate $250,000 in district funds to hire two full-time licensed mental health therapists as soon as possible. Tuesday, 9:51 PM | 11 comments

Palo Alto man dies after fight at downtown San Jose restaurant
Police are investigating the suspicious circumstances surrounding the death of a man who was in a fight at a downtown San Jose restaurant and taken to a Palo Alto hospital early Saturday morning, a police spokesman said. Tuesday, 1:35 PM | 4 comments

Palo Alto's Crosstown Shuttle service increases April 1
The City of Palo Alto's free Crosstown Shuttle is increasing the frequency of its service to provide better access to local schools and community facilities, the city has announced. The shuttles will run every 30 minutes between 10 a.m. to 2:40 p.m. Tuesday, 1:31 PM | 1 comments

Local attorney eyeing U.S. Senate race
Local attorney George "Duf" Sundheim is floating a trial balloon for a possible run for Barbara Boxer's United States Senate seat, which she plans to vacate next year. Monday, 7:18 PM | 13 comments

Mental Health Association organizes youth suicide prevention roundtable
The Mental Health Association of San Francisco is organizing a community roundtable on youth suicide prevention for this Thursday evening in Mountain View, featuring a panel discussion with mental health advocate and suicide survivor Kevin Hines, a Palo Alto High School parent and Bay Area high schoolers. Monday, 7:13 PM | 2 comments

Man exposes himself three times at shopping center
Palo Alto police are searching for a man who allegedly exposed himself to at least three people over the course of an hour at Stanford Shopping Center last Thursday, March 26. Monday, 4:34 PM | 6 comments

Muslims and Jews share stories, questions over Palo Alto feast
Jews and Muslims mingled in Palo Alto Sunday evening and talked about their faiths in a first-of-its kind "Halaqa-Seder." Monday, 2:20 PM | 7 comments

Update: District eyes $250,000 in mental health support

Palo Alto eyes emergency law to protect retail

'Troubling' cheating allegations at Stanford

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