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Commission: Palo Alto parks struggling to keep up with growth
With parking and traffic dominating Palo Alto's debate over a new "community vision," the Parks and Recreation Commission... Last comment 4 hours ago | 82 comments

Local library subscribes to novel music idea
For card-carrying members of the Palo Alto City Library, book and movie checkouts last for weeks but music downloads last... Last comment on Aug 31, 2014 at 2:59 pm | 5 comments

Zipcar pulls up in downtown Palo Alto
Palo Alto's carless commuters and residents now have their pick from 10 available-for-rent Zipcars, thanks to the car-sharing... Last comment 17 hours ago | 30 comments

Embarcadero Road fixes coming
Few road segments in Palo Alto flummox commuters and traffic engineers like the short but bustling stretch of Embarcadero... Last comment on Aug 31, 2014 at 6:26 pm | 56 comments

 
 
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"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

 
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Local library subscribes to novel music idea
Palo Alto City library is one of around 3,000 in the United States and 5,000 worldwide that subscribe to Freegal Music, a downloadable music service that provides access to millions of songs, thousands of music videos and dozens of genres from about 28,000 record labels. Sunday, 8:26 AM

County to resurface sections of Arastradero
Several sections of Arastradero Road near Palo Alto will be refurbished in the next month as part of a Santa Clara County road project that is set to launch Monday, Sept. 1.
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Local parks struggling to keep up with growth
With parking and traffic dominating Palo Alto's debate over a new "community vision," the Parks and Recreation Commission is urging the City Council in a memo to pay more attention to local parks, which commissioners say are struggling to keep up with the city's recent growth spurt. Saturday, 9:03 AM | 82 comments

Suspect sought in Thursday groping near California Avenue
Palo Alto police are looking for a man who they say groped a woman near a Park Boulevard business on Thursday afternoon. Friday, 12:13 PM

Annual Baylands race returns
The 30th annual Moonlight Run & Walk, a benefit event for local nonprofits supporting kids and families, returns next Friday, Sept. 5. Get the scoop on race night, where to find results and tips on the health benefits of walking. Friday, 7:48 AM | 4 comments

Embarcadero Road fixes coming to Palo Alto
On Wednesday, Palo Alto officials presented a suite of options for tackling what they characterized as one of the city's most challenging traffic puzzles. Friday, 7:42 AM | 56 comments

State court rejects most misconduct claims against assistant DA
California Supreme Court justices have reversed a state appeals court ruling of egregious prosecutorial misconduct against Jay Boyarsky, Santa Clara County's chief assistant district attorney. Friday, 8:50 AM | 4 comments

Team brings Palo Alto's first freestanding mosque to life

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Zipcar pulls up in downtown Palo Alto

Speeding driver hits four parked cars

PUBLIC AGENDA: drought update, build-to-line ordinance

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