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Why so few hospital beds for teens?
The absence of adolescent inpatient psychiatric beds in Santa Clara County — described by one Palo Alto child and adolescent... Last comment 10 hours ago | 10 comments

Residents hope to drown out airplane noise with complaints
When Amy Christel moved from Barron Park to her new Midtown Palo Alto home last summer, she welcomed the time she could spend... Last comment 3 hours ago | 77 comments

Buena Vista closure heads toward final chapter
With the City Council just days away from making a decision on the closure of Buena Vista Mobile Home Park, supporters of... Last comment 1 hour ago | 50 comments

Downtown post office considers move to Alma
Citing critical loss of revenue, the U.S. Postal Service is considering moving its downtown branch to Alma Street at the... Last comment 8 hours ago | 20 comments

 
 
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Simitian: 'Significant' need for inpatient psych beds for teens
Calling the lack of hospital beds for youth in mental health crises "a real and significant need," Santa Clara County Supervisor Joe Simitian is pushing for county staff to analyze the feasibility of opening an inpatient unit for children and adolescents. Monday, 12:39 PM | 8 comments

Shop Talk: Parking problems brew at Philz Coffee
Parking is getting tight in Midtown, and the opening of a new cafe may make matters worse. Monday, 8:34 AM | 7 comments

Residents hope to drown out airplane noise with complaints
When Amy Christel moved from Barron Park to her new Midtown Palo Alto home last summer, she welcomed the time she could spend outdoors in her garden. But the roar of low-flying commercial aircraft has her running for cover, she said. Sunday, 8:01 AM | 77 comments

Gunn launches business club in partnership with community
Flanked by the company's chief operating officer and chief management officer, the two co-chief executive officers called the meeting to order. They reminded their vice presidents and employees what still needed to get done before their big fundraising gala next weekend. Saturday, 8:04 AM | 5 comments

For teens in crisis, what's working -- and what isn't
Sarah Gentile was shocked to find, in the midst of a crisis with her teenage son, that there are no hospital beds available in Santa Clara County for adolescents who need inpatient psychiatric care. Friday, 6:57 AM | 37 comments

Government closures, hours for Memorial Day weekend
Got a complaint to file or a parking ticket to pay at City Hall? Looking to travel by bus or rail? Here's a list of Memorial Day closures and service changes. Friday, 4:51 PM

Buena Vista closure heads toward final chapter
With the City Council just days away from making a decision on the closure of Buena Vista Mobile Home Park, supporters of preserving the low-income community in Barron Park are making a renewed push to keep Palo Alto schools at the center of the conversation. Friday, 7:03 AM | 50 comments

Why so few hospital beds for teens?

New city jobs prove a tough sell in Palo Alto

Downtown post office considers move to Alma

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