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Maybell housing development wins approval
A former orchard on Maybell Avenue that three years ago was at the center of a citizen revolt in Palo Alto will soon be the... Last comment 3 hours ago | 33 comments

Testing finds TCE under some College Terrace homes
A cancer-causing chemical found at Stanford's University Terrace housing development, which officials claim has not spread... Last comment on Jun 29, 2016 at 7:31 am | 6 comments

Palo Alto drops plan for November tax measure
A drive to place a tax measure on the November ballot in Palo Alto screeched to a halt on Monday night, when the City Council... Last comment on Jun 28, 2016 at 6:46 pm | 16 comments

 
 
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Palo Alto eyes new ways to manage storm water
For decades, Palo Alto's storm drains have functioned like hidden highways, ferrying water away from local streets and into the Bay. Now, as the city prepares to upgrade the system, officials are looking for ways to harvest and manage -- rather than dump -- storm-water runoff. Thursday, 9:32 AM

Bike, pedestrian study focuses on El Camino Real
Among cities that contain some part of the 43 miles of El Camino Real, two of them -- Palo Alto and Redwood City -- have been selected for a study on how to make the "royal road" better for all modes of transit. Thursday, 8:56 AM

Anesthesia tech gets year in jail for molesting patients
A former anesthesia technician at Stanford Hospital was sentenced to a year in jail Wednesday after pleading no contest to sexual battery charges for touching the genitals of male patients after surgery, prosecutors said. Thursday, 7:42 AM | 2 comments

Assault survivors, supporters submit 200K more signatures seeking judge's removal
A group of women's advocates and assault survivors gave a judicial agency in San Francisco 200,000 more signatures Wednesday calling for the ouster of a judge who sentenced a former Stanford University swimmer to six months in jail for sexual assault. Wednesday, 2:41 PM | 7 comments

After toxic discovery, council OKs changes to housing project
The discovery of a cancer-causing chemical at a construction site prompted Stanford University to redesign its new faculty-housing development on California Avenue. It also triggered concerns from College Terrace residents about whether the toxins may have migrated toward their own homes. Wednesday, 1:56 PM

Maybell housing development wins approval
A former orchard on Maybell Avenue that three years ago was at the center of a citizen revolt in Palo Alto will soon be the site of 16 single-family homes under a development proposal that the City Council approved Monday night. Wednesday, 1:03 AM | 33 comments

Body of local man recovered from Clear Lake

FAA, elected officials hear complaints of aircraft noise

Palo Alto Community Fund awards $385K to nonprofits

Palo Alto, Housing Authority back plan to save Buena Vista

Palo Alto drops plan for November tax measure

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