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With new contract, 70 percent of Palo Alto teachers will earn over $100,000
An analysis of data supplied by the Palo Alto school district shows that more than 70 percent of district teachers will be... Last comment 1 hour ago | 54 comments

Independent groups pump cash into Assembly campaign
With the crowded race to succeed Assemblyman Rich Gordon in the 24th District heading into the final stretch, independent... Last comment 3 hours ago | 7 comments

Palo Alto seeks to reboot bike-bridge project
After their first bid to create a "landmark" bike bridge over U.S. Highway 101 took an unfortunate turn, Palo Alto officials... Last comment on May 23, 2016 at 12:47 pm | 19 comments

Editorial: The vanishing surplus
The Palo Alto school board has spent months in what we now discover were two alternate realities, one taking place behind... Last comment 16 hours ago | 40 comments

 
 
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Block-long development approved for Olive Garden site
The already sizzling construction climate around California Avenue is set to heat up even further after the City Council approved on Monday night a proposal to demolish the Olive Garden restaurant on El Camino Real and replace it with a mixed-use development featuring offices, condominiums and retail space. Tuesday, 1:33 AM | 14 comments

Measure A to extend funding for county's parks
Santa Clara County voters will decide whether they want to prolong a park preservation fund on the June 7 ballot.
Tuesday, 2:32 PM

Independent groups pump cash into Assembly campaign
With the crowded race to succeed Assemblyman Rich Gordon in the 24th District heading into the final stretch, independent political action committees are throwing hundreds of thousands of dollars into the contest in hopes of influencing the outcome. So far, Palo Alto City Councilman Marc Berman has been the chief beneficiary. Monday, 4:28 PM | 7 comments

UPDATE: Sketch shows would-be Crescent Park burglar
Two men who police say kicked down a door of a Crescent Park home Thursday afternoon in an apparent burglary attempt fled the scene empty-handed after a resident startled them. Tuesday, 11:41 AM

With new contract, 70 percent of teachers will earn over $100K
An analysis of data provided by the Palo Alto school district shows that more than 70 percent of district teachers will be earning salaries in excess of $100,000 for the upcoming 2016-17 school year if a proposed union contract is approved Tuesday, as expected, by the school board. Monday, 9:53 AM | 54 comments

Stanford names new Graduate School of Business dean
Stanford University professor and economist Jonathan Levin will be taking the helm of the university's top-ranked Graduate School of Business this fall, replacing outgoing dean Garth Saloner, the university announced Monday. Monday, 3:11 PM | 2 comments

Assembly candidate submits murky donor reports

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New proposal recommends full-day kindergarten for all

Palo Alto seeks to reboot bike-bridge project

Off Deadline: In a case of good timing, Palo Alto may staff Cooley nature center

PUBLIC AGENDA: Golf course, full-day kindergarten, bike bridge

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