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Baylands foxes decimated by distemper
Canine distemper sweeping through the Palo Alto Baylands has wiped out a colony of gray foxes, according to a researcher. Read... Last comment on Jan 19, 2017 at 8:28 pm | 18 comments

Lane reduction eyed for stretch of Middlefield Road
After years of collisions, congestion and complaints, a bustling, three-block stretch of Middlefield Road near the Menlo... Last comment on Jan 19, 2017 at 10:12 pm | 26 comments

Palo Alto looks to bring permit parking to Evergreen Park
For years, residents of Evergreen Park have been raising alarms about their neighborhood streets turning into parking lots... Last comment on Jan 18, 2017 at 4:35 pm | 18 comments

Tech workers picket Palantir amid 'Muslim registry' fears
About 50 tech workers and members of civil rights groups demonstrated in front of Palo Alto-based Palantir Technologies on... Last comment on Jan 19, 2017 at 10:50 pm | 16 comments

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Palo Alto Unified School District Superintendent Max McGee, left, and Grant Althouse, principal of Fairmeadow Elementary School, right, sport tutus to celebrate Fairmeadow's 22nd (two-two) day of the month on Thursday, Sept. 22. Photo by Paul Sakuma/ Submitted by My Nguyen on Sep 22, 2016

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Behind the Headlines -- Victims seeking sanctuary
"Behind the Headlines" discusses the challenges domestic-violence victims face when finding shelter in Santa Clara County. Weekly journalists Jocelyn Dong and Sue Dremann are joined by Ruth Patrick of WomenSV. Friday, 7:16 PM

Demonstrators promise renewed activism
Palo Alto demonstrators promised a new era of activism immediately after President Donald Trump's inauguration on Friday, Jan. 20 lining El Camino Real and gathering outside U.S. Rep. Anna Eshoo's downtown office. Friday, 5:38 PM | 6 comments

Teacher pleads no contest to sexual battery of student
A former Palo Alto High School science teacher arrested last summer for committing sex crimes against a minor on campus has pleaded no contest to five felony sexual-assault charges and faces a maximum of five years in state prison. Friday, 4:44 PM | 2 comments

County records first flu-related death this season
County health officials said the flu this year is more severe than in recent flu seasons and is encouraging residents to get a flu vaccine if they have not already gotten one. Friday, 3:02 PM | 1 comments

After re-election, Kniss reaps developers' cash
Ten days after Liz Kniss cruised to an Election Day victory, contributions continued to flow into her campaign chest. But unlike the checks that Kniss has been receiving in the months leading up to Nov. 8, most of the new contributions came from developers, builders and property managers. Friday, 8:46 AM | 33 comments

Palo Alto Sport Shop and Toy World faces uncertain future
Plans are underway to sell a historic building that houses Palo Alto Sport Shop and Toy World, a downtown destination for the past 87 years. Friday, 8:49 AM | 14 comments

Domestic-violence shelters turn away victims for lack of space
Thousands of domestic-violence survivors in Santa Clara County are in the same boat: When they decide to leave their abusers, many find there is no shelter to take them in. Friday, 9:07 AM | 5 comments

Poll shows differences between Californians and Trump

Editorial: A new parking mess?

Community Notebook: Eshoo to speak at 'Community Action Rally' Saturday

PUBLIC AGENDA: Middlefield lane reduction, accountability plan, College Terrace Library

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