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Fresh Market grocery store to close
Edgewood Plaza's Fresh Market grocery store in Palo Alto will close by March 31, the company announced on Thursday. Read... Last comment 19 minutes ago | 30 comments

Palo Alto tries to get a piece of the 'sharing economy'
It's called the "sharing economy," but Palo Alto officials are growing increasingly concerned that the city isn't getting... Last comment 4 hours ago | 15 comments

Plan to collect food scraps wins support in Palo Alto
Banana peels and apple cores may look like garbage to most Palo Alto residents, but city leaders are increasingly viewing... Last comment 19 hours ago | 39 comments

 
 
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"Grand opening at SSL"
At the opening of The Bob McFarland Test Facility on Oct. 7, 2014, from left: John Celli, president of SSL; Brenda McFarland, widow of Bob McFarland; Chip Koehler, executive director, programs, SSL; and Palo Alto Mayor Nancy Shepherd. Submitted by Wendy Lewis on Oct 10, 2014

 
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Edgewood Plaza's Fresh Market grocery store to close
Edgewood Plaza's Fresh Market grocery store in Palo Alto will close by March 31, the company announced on Thursday.
Thursday, 6:15 PM | 30 comments

Office building planned for Cambridge Avenue parcels
A developer's proposal to enliven a mostly commercial street parallel to California Avenue with a new three-story office building earned a mixed reception on Thursday from city officials, who urged the developer to further refine the design. Friday, 7:54 AM

South African brothers create app to help fight Ebola
Malan and Philip Joubert, brothers from South Africa who recently moved to Palo Alto to expand their app-development company, Journey, saw the demand for mobile solutions for the Ebola epidemic, so they created the Ebola Care app to help aid organizations in Liberia, Sierra Leone and Guinea. Friday, 7:54 AM

Sweetheart Awards honor community's commitment to special-needs students
Red and pink streamers, clusters of balloons and a large hand-painted banner reading "SWEETHEARTS" adorned the multipurpose room at Jordan Middle School on Wednesday night, when close to 200 community members gathered for the 11th annual Sweetheart Awards. Friday, 9:17 AM

Palo Alto tries to get a piece of the 'sharing economy'
It's called the "sharing economy," but Palo Alto officials are growing increasingly concerned that the city isn't getting its fair share from Airbnb and other services that allow visitors to rent rooms in local homes without paying hotel taxes. Thursday, 9:26 AM | 15 comments

Office for Civil Rights opens Title IX probe at Stanford
Stanford University has joined the growing list of universities under investigation by the U.S. Department of Education Office for Civil Rights for violations of federal gender-equity law Title IX, according to a list released by the office Wednesday. Wednesday, 6:22 PM | 7 comments

Spate of auto burglaries hits downtown Palo Alto

Care and taste abound at Arte Ristorante

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