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In support of single-stories and preserving neighborhood
I am in favor of the proposed single-story overlay for the Royal Manor neighborhood of Eichlers in Palo Alto. I am also in... Last comment 6 hours ago | 2 comments

Track guards still missing in action
Please accept my condolences for last weekend's loss of another Palo Alto teenager. In my thoughts are her grieving family... Last comment 59 minutes ago | 29 comments

Faircourt joins movement to ban new two-story homes
As Palo Alto officials prepare to rule on a contentious proposal to ban new two-story homes and additions in the Eichler... Last comment 10 hours ago | 15 comments

Ediorial: The ridiculed registry
When Palo Alto launched a business "registry" more than a year ago, the goal was to collect useful information about who... Last comment 17 minutes ago | 12 comments

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"SAP hosts GIRLsmarts4tech"
An SAP employee helps middle schoolers at the company's Palo Alto office last week during GIRLsmarts4tech, a workshop on computer science and technology. The aim was to jump-start students' interest in computer science by getting them to see the technology behind the things they use every day. Submitted by Arunima Kumar on Oct 23, 2014

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District slow to publish decisions made at meetings
The Palo Alto school district is an outlier when it comes to officially documenting and making public the minutes from meetings of the Board of Education. Sunday, 9:41 AM | 8 comments

Foundation to host online 'giving day' for nonprofits
Mountain View-based Silicon Valley Community Foundation (SVCF) will be hosting SVGives, an online fundraising event to benefit 1,000 local nonprofit organizations on Tuesday, May 3. Sunday, 9:41 AM

Palo Alto Weekly wins 13 state journalism awards
The Palo Alto Weekly's staff was awarded the top prize for quality online journalism by the California Newspaper Publishers Association Better Newspapers contest on Saturday, April 30. The award was part of a suite of wins for the community media outlet and its news staff, including five first-place and eight second-place awards. Saturday, 8:56 PM | 1 comments

Bike to Work Day offers free bike sharing
Bay Area commuters without a bike can participate in this year's Bike to Work Day for free through an offer by Bay Area Bike Share. Saturday, 9:06 PM

Teens who beat 68-year-old heart patient get prison terms
A San Mateo County Superior Court judge has sentenced two 18-year-olds who beat and robbed a man with a heart condition to prison, the San Mateo County District Attorney's office said.
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Child care director leaves after 'rough play'
Palo Alto's largest child care agency, Palo Alto Community Child Care, has received two violation citations after a state agency found the director of one of its centers had endangered the safety of children, according to investigation reports by the California Department of Social Services. Saturday, 8:47 AM | 14 comments

Guest Opinion: Be creative in embracing change, preserving neighborhood
I am in favor of the proposed single-story overlay for the Royal Manor neighborhood of Eichlers in Palo Alto. I am also in favor of the City Council making it easier for those who want to modernize or enlarge their homes to do so. Saturday, 8:47 AM | 2 comments

VIDEO: On this week's Behind the Headlines
On this week's half-hour webcast, "Behind the Headlines," Palo Alto's Chief Transportation Official Joshuah Mello joins Weekly reporters Gennady Sheyner and Sue Dremann to discuss the city's transportation challenges and potential solutions. Friday, 9:11 PM

Policing surveillance in Palo Alto

Editorial: Registry has failed to deliver its promised value

Mountain View man arrested in wine heist

PUBLIC AGENDA: single-story overlay, transportation tax measure, parking program

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