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AROUND TOWN

Police: Bicyclist ran stop sign in fatal Palo Alto accident

A bicyclist who was struck and killed in Palo Alto on Aug. 15 apparently ran a stop sign when he collided with a car, Palo...

Original post made on Oct. 5, 2016
Last comment by myopinion, on Oct 9, 2016 at 11:14 pm | 90 comments | 11954 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

What's with the PAUSD attendance this year? They must be bored.

Is the school district trying to gain cash for the school district? Why are they freaking-out this year over any tardy or...

Original post made by PAUSD Parent on Sep. 16, 2016
Last comment by anne, on Oct 9, 2016 at 10:28 pm | 53 comments | 1908 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

Spammers Gone Wild

It's the same spammer over and over. His posts are showing up in search engines and getting hits so he'll keep doing it until...

Original post made by Concerned Reader on Oct. 4, 2016
Last comment by Concerned Reader, on Oct 9, 2016 at 12:09 pm | 21 comments | 537 Views

AROUND TOWN

Where everybody knows your name

St. Claire Gardens, nestled in the heart of Palo Alto, might not be as famous as Old Palo Alto or Midtown, but it's a neighborhood...

Original post made on Oct. 7, 2016
Last comment by resident, on Oct 8, 2016 at 6:43 pm | 1 comment | 1786 Views

AROUND TOWN

Palo Alto library puts its services on wheels

After seeing an article about a library service brought to the community via bicycle in Seattle, Washington, Christine Pennington,...

Original post made on Oct. 4, 2016
Last comment by Hopeful, on Oct 8, 2016 at 12:20 pm | 3 comments | 2735 Views

SPORTS

Knights fall to Cougars, Palo Alto, Gunn also lose league games

==BI Prep football == The Menlo School football team never could solve Chase Hoffman, who rushed for 238 yards and scored...

Original post made on Oct. 8, 2016
Last comment by Faith Brigel, on Oct 8, 2016 at 7:25 am | 1 comment | 1286 Views

RESTAURANTS

Social theater: 'Dating Chronicles'

Would your adventures in dating make good theater? Justin Taylor Nixon, Kate Ryan and Fuse Theatre are putting together a...

Original post made on Oct. 8, 2016
There are no comments yet. 471 Views

SPORTS

Castilleja sinks Aragon in nonleague water polo match

==BI Prep report == Jenna Kotcher was one of four players to record three goals and the Castilleja girls water polo team...

Original post made on Oct. 7, 2016
There are no comments yet. 944 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Palo Alto school-board candidates delve into elementary-school issues

The five candidates vying for three seats on the Palo Alto school board discussed issues affecting elementary-school students...

Original post made on Oct. 5, 2016
Last comment by It's about the money, on Oct 7, 2016 at 5:19 pm | 17 comments | 4613 Views

AROUND TOWN

Animal shelter is not closing, city officials say

A website petition claiming that Palo Alto plans to close its animal shelter prompted city officials to issue a press release...

Original post made on Oct. 17, 2015
Last comment by Tony, on Oct 7, 2016 at 4:15 pm | 28 comments | 3654 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Jay Cabrera

It's not the nitty gritty of the issues facing the Palo Alto Board of Education that drives Jay Cabrera. It's the prospect...

Original post made on Oct. 7, 2016
Last comment by Resident, on Oct 7, 2016 at 3:30 pm | 1 comment | 820 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Teachers union seeks concessions for move to full-day kindergarten

With only days left before the launch of full-day kindergarten in Palo Alto schools, the teachers union and school district...

Original post made on Oct. 4, 2016
Last comment by Me, on Oct 7, 2016 at 2:19 pm | 16 comments | 3577 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Stanford graduate student arrested for alleged rape

A Stanford University graduate student was arrested in the early hours of Sept. 24 for the alleged rape of a 28-year-old...

Original post made on Oct. 5, 2016
Last comment by Hmmm, on Oct 7, 2016 at 1:20 pm | 16 comments | 8524 Views

ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

Curtains Cabaret sets sail

The term "burlesque" may bring to mind images of glamorous ladies, sequins, feather boas and striptease. And while it can...

Original post made on Oct. 5, 2016
Last comment by Re: Yuck, on Oct 7, 2016 at 12:02 pm | 5 comments | 1830 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

Jerry Brown’s Train Wreck

An especially illuminating article “Jerry Brown’s Train Wreck” --“The California Governor doesn’t want anyone...

Original post made by Morris Brown on Oct. 4, 2016
Last comment by A BIG Question, on Oct 7, 2016 at 11:00 am | 11 comments | 424 Views

AROUND TOWN

Shop Talk: Peninsula Hardware shutters, Calafia to serve breakfast daily

This week's column features news on Peninsula Hardware's closure, as well as Stanford Shopping Center's newest arrivals:...

Original post made on Oct. 3, 2016
Last comment by Yuck!, on Oct 7, 2016 at 10:10 am | 13 comments | 5508 Views

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Beloved Palo Alto donkey dies at 32

One of the Barron Park neighborhood's beloved and iconic donkeys, Miner Forty Niner, has died, according to his handlers....

Original post made on Oct. 4, 2016
Last comment by Truth Be Told, on Oct 7, 2016 at 9:58 am | 19 comments | 19760 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

Around Town

<B><B>WHEELING AND DEALING... </B>Palo Alto's plan to have a bike-share system that people actually use sped ahead Tuesday...

Original post made on Oct. 7, 2016
Last comment by Resident, on Oct 7, 2016 at 9:11 am | 2 comments | 239 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

Tanaka and Kniss take fundraising lead in council race

With the City Council election about five weeks away, Palo Alto's longest-serving council member and its longest-serving...

Original post made on Sep. 30, 2016
Last comment by Fred Balin, on Oct 7, 2016 at 8:44 am | 22 comments | 4395 Views

AROUND TOWN

Rent Watch: Live-in caregivers jeopardizing tenancy

Q I am disabled and have a live-in caregiver. My landlord recently gave me a 60-day notice to terminate my tenancy. When...

Original post made on Oct. 7, 2016
There are no comments yet. 1029 Views
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Sam's Chowder House Palo Alto to become burger chain
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Sing and celebrate
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