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Aerial spraying for mosquitoes slated for Wednesday
The Santa Clara County Vector Control District (SCCVCD) is planning a helicopter assault on winter salt-marsh mosquito in... Last comment 43 minutes ago | 10 comments

Feds support family against PAUSD in DNA-privacy case
The U.S. Departments of Education and Justice have filed an amicus brief in support of a former Palo Alto Unified School... Last comment 2 hours ago | 20 comments

Jay Paul withdraws Park Boulevard project
After more than a year of commission reviews and design revisions, Jay Paul Company has withdrawn the application for one... Last comment 17 hours ago | 16 comments

'Changing the tide' on youth mental illness
More than 300 local parents, educators, clinicians and community members gathered Tuesday morning to discuss ways to combat... Last comment 16 hours ago | 65 comments

 
 
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Palo Alto prepares to test new office cap
When Palo Alto officials agreed last year to institute an annual limit on office development, the goal was to slow down the pace of growth in the city's most congested commercial areas and to ramp up the quality of new developments by subjecting them to "beauty contests." Tuesday, 2:26 AM | 1 comments

School board to discuss funding, models for mental health
The Palo Alto school district is eyeing several new approaches to supporting student mental health and well-being, including spending $25,000 to explore a more coordinated "wellness center" model and creating a committee that could recommend that both high schools implement a single model for student support.
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Vehicular manslaughter case may hinge on technicality
The case of a Stanford University student facing charges in the death of one taxi passenger and the injury of another passenger and the taxi driver could hinge on whether his blood was drawn involuntarily, according to the San Mateo County District Attorney's office. Tuesday, 8:47 AM

Evergreen Park wants annexation to parking program
With their neighborhood rapidly becoming a de facto commuter parking zone, residents of Evergreen Park want the Palo Alto City Council to annex their neighborhood into the existing 2010 College Terrace Residential Parking Permit Program (RPPP). Monday, 4:32 PM | 5 comments

Hillary Clinton will be in Atherton Feb. 21
February is proving to be a busy month for high-profile visitors to Atherton, including a political fundraising visit from President Barack Obama and a campaign fundraising event by Democratic presidential candidate Hillary Clinton. Monday, 12:23 PM | 3 comments

Feds side with family in DNA lawsuit against Palo Alto district
The U.S. Departments of Education and Justice have filed an amicus brief in support of a former Palo Alto Unified School District family who allege the district violated their son's First Amendment rights to the privacy of his medical and other personal information and the Americans with Disabilities Act when a teacher allegedly divulged that their son carries a genetic marker for cystic fibrosis. Monday, 9:52 AM | 20 comments

Aerial spraying for mosquitoes slated for Feb. 10
The Santa Clara County Vector Control District (SCCVCD) is planning a helicopter assault on winter salt-marsh mosquito in the Palo Alto marsh areas on Wednesday, Feb. 10, the district announced Friday. Monday, 7:32 AM | 10 comments

Cities join forces to back transportation-funding plan

Police: Palo Alto man robbed after walking in on burglary

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