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Paly school board rep: 'The sorrows of young Palo Altans'
My stress began in elementary school, where students were segregated into separate class meetings as "early" and "late" readers,... Last comment 3 hours ago | 465 comments

Palo Alto eyes emergency law to protect retail
With several long-time retail establishments recently shutting down to make way for offices in downtown Palo Alto, city officials... Last comment 1 hour ago | 27 comments

Recall on raw milk distributed in Palo Alto
A Palo Alto-based organization that delivers farm products, including raw milk, has been affected by a statewide recall made... Last comment 19 hours ago | 19 comments

PAMF docs: What we can do to reduce risk for our teens
The pediatricians of Palo Alto Medical Foundation are deeply saddened by the local recent events. The loss of a young person's... Last comment 11 hours ago | 233 comments

 
 
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Guest opinion: Teacher's special gift to generations of kids, teachers and parents
A visit with an old school teacher brings back a flood of childhood memories and a reminder of why that teacher was so special — a "gift" that she possessed, one that should be pass to today's teachers and parents. Sunday, 8:46 AM | 1 comments

Palo Alto eyes emergency law to protect retail
With several long-time retail establishments recently shutting down to make way for offices in downtown Palo Alto, city officials are looking to adopt an emergency law to halt the practice. Saturday, 8:15 AM | 27 comments

Students ask: What's it like to be me?
The hallways, courtyard and rooms of the Palo Alto Art Center were given over last Friday evening to poignant, uninhibited expression and exploration of youth identity: a ceramic bust with empty eyes titled "Look Deeper," an oil painting of a girl with three dark stitches over her mouth, a photograph of a boy sleeping, using an SAT prep book as a pillow. Saturday, 8:15 AM | 2 comments

Two men, two divergent lives, one fatal conflict
This week profiles emerged of the two men involved in a suspected murder-suicide at Alta Torre Apartments in Palo Alto. In some ways, they could not have been more different. Friday, 7:34 AM | 17 comments

Filoli director addresses volunteer agreement issue
Filoli's beleaguered executive director, Cynthia D'Agosta, who had refused to speak to the Almanac since Feb. 15, sat down for an interview on March 26, and also gave the newspaper a statement in which she apologizes to volunteers for how the divisive volunteer agreement was presented. Friday, 12:18 PM

Editorial: Development limits — a modest start
After a series of three long and exhausting meetings, an ambivalent Palo Alto City Council Monday night mustered an unexpected unanimous vote in support of a modest temporary development limit on new office development downtown, in the California Avenue business district and along El Camino Real. Friday, 7:34 AM | 22 comments

Palo Alto set to hire new assistant city manager
Palo Alto City Manager James Keene is preparing to fill one of City Hall's senior leadership positions in May, when Suzanne Mason starts her new job as the assistant city manager. Thursday, 4:33 PM | 25 comments

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New East Palo Alto health care center to debut Saturday

PUBLIC AGENDA: new city clerk, Fiber to Premise master plan, school district website

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