PaloAltoOnline.com http://www.paloaltoonline.com If it is local and useful, it is on PaloAltoOnline.com. en-us Copyright 2016 PaloAltoOnline.com Palo Alto Online http://PaloAltoOnline.com/art/top_logo.png http://www.paloaltoonline.com/news/rss.php <![CDATA[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. ]]> <![CDATA[Mountain View man arrested in wine heist]]> Two Northern California men have been indicted for allegedly transporting expensive wine that was stolen from restaurants in Yountville and Cupertino.
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<![CDATA[PUBLIC AGENDA: single-story overlay, transportation tax measure, parking program]]> A preview of Palo Alto government meetings for the week of May 2.
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<![CDATA[Editorial: Palo Alto business registry has failed to deliver its promised value]]> As Palo Alto's business registry enters its second year and with the recent release of some of the data compiled over the last year, it is clear the program needs help.]]> <![CDATA[Policing surveillance in Palo Alto]]> The tendency of policy to lag behind technology is nothing new when it comes to body-worn cameras, automatic license-plate readers, drones and other investigative tools.]]> <![CDATA[Four arrested in major Stanford Shopping Center theft]]> Four men who stole a delivery truck containing clothing worth tens of thousands of dollars have been arrested, according to the Palo Alto Police Department.]]> <![CDATA[Tinkerlab: experimenting in the creative sandbox]]> Rachelle Doorley is an entrepreneur, but not the kind you might expect in Palo Alto. Doorley's Tinkerlab stands out amid startups focused on science and technology as a model for an innovative approach to fostering a creative mindset in children.]]> <![CDATA[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 community of Royal Manor, a similar debate is starting to surface nearby, in a 50-home tract known as Faircourt.]]> <![CDATA[East Palo Alto teacher will face charges for lewd acts with students]]> A former teacher at Aspire East Palo Alto Phoenix Academy has been ordered to stand trial for allegedly engaging in lewd acts with students, the San Mateo County District Attorney's office said.]]> <![CDATA[Hazmat incident closes Palo Alto Transit Center]]> Palo Alto's Transit Center closed temporarily Thursday morning due to a suspicious substance found on a bus, a Santa Clara Valley Transportation Authority spokeswoman said. The substance was later identified as sheetrock powder.]]> <![CDATA[Man arrested for package theft on Monroe Drive]]> A 37-year-old man allegedly found with stolen packages was arrested in Mountain View, near the border of Palo Alto, on Tuesday afternoon, Mountain View police said.]]> <![CDATA[Commission: Don't make neighborhoods compete for parking programs]]> The causes are different, but the problem facing the four Palo Alto neighborhoods seeking help from the city is the same: a worsening parking shortage that is leaving residents fuming. ]]> <![CDATA[School documents and source materials]]> In addition to documents and other original source material linked within news stories, other material obtained from the Palo Alto school district in the course of our reporting that may be of interest the public is posted here.]]> <![CDATA[VIDEO/MULTIMEDIA: Palo Alto Online archive]]> A compilation of video content from the Palo Alto Weekly and Palo Alto Online staff.]]>