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PALO ALTO ISSUES

Postal inspector investigates theft of birthday money

The U.S. Postal Service's Office of the Inspector General is investigating a series of thefts of money from mailed birthday...

Original post made on Jul. 22, 2016
Last comment by Spinks, 17 hours ago | 10 comments | 2401 Views

SPORTS

Former Stanford football coach Green passes away

Dennis Green, Stanford's head football coach from 1989-91 and a member of the Cardinal staff for six seasons, died Thursday...

Original post made on Jul. 23, 2016
Last comment by Stitch Bowles, 21 hours ago | 1 comment | 1021 Views

BOOKS

Utsumi brings attention to women's water polo history

Kyle Utsumi, who will begin a new chapter in his life this fall as an eighth-grade teacher at Woodside Priory, completed...

Original post made on Jul. 22, 2016
Last comment by Member, 21 hours ago | 2 comments | 1843 Views

ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

How Castilleja taught me to be a man

From its founding in 1907, the Castilleja School has consistently graduated excellent women. However, I am the first person...

Original post made on Jul. 1, 2016
Last comment by Jennifer Ayer, on Jul 22, 2016 at 10:57 pm | 14 comments | 19380 Views

AROUND TOWN

Services

<B>Auto Care Read the full story here http://paloaltoonline.com/print/story/2016/07/22/services posted Friday, July 22,...

Original post made on Jul. 22, 2016
Last comment by Laughing All the Way, on Jul 22, 2016 at 8:40 pm | 1 comment | 192 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

Kniss to run for fresh term on City Council

Palo Alto Councilwoman Liz Kniss, a two-time mayor whose political resume includes stints on the city's school board, the...

Original post made on Jul. 20, 2016
Last comment by MargaretJ, on Jul 22, 2016 at 1:35 pm | 30 comments | 2593 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Palo Alto man charged with six felonies in sex case

A Palo Alto man who was arrested in June for allegedly raping a woman he knew at his home has been charged with six felony...

Original post made on Jul. 21, 2016
Last comment by peppered, on Jul 22, 2016 at 1:19 pm | 6 comments | 18423 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Who is BETTER? PAUSD or Los Altos?

Having many friends in the surrounding districts, I am still really wondering if we aren't missing the real problem here....

Original post made by Parent on May. 19, 2015
Last comment by It's a Draw, on Jul 22, 2016 at 1:08 pm | 31 comments | 2343 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

With redevelopment looming, businesses prepare to leave

When August comes to a close, it will spell the end of an era for the roughly two dozen Palo Alto businesses that have been...

Original post made on Jul. 14, 2016
Last comment by BalancedCarefulConsideration, on Jul 22, 2016 at 10:22 am | 37 comments | 8260 Views

AROUND TOWN

Home Front

AUGUST GARDEN TO-DOS ... UC master gardeners say August is a good time to prune hydrangeas by cutting off older stems that...

Original post made on Jul. 22, 2016
There are no comments yet. 441 Views

AROUND TOWN

From dusty teapot to useful container

You probably have a teapot or two in your kitchen cabinet that you aren't using. Why not repurpose your teapots instead...

Original post made on Jul. 22, 2016
There are no comments yet. 682 Views

AROUND TOWN

Hangin' with the Best of Palo Alto

It's 5 p.m. on Friday, and after a tough-but-productive five-day slog, it's time to unplug from your workstation, take a...

Original post made on Jul. 22, 2016
There are no comments yet. 1372 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

A neighborhood perspective of Maybell development

I would like to add some insights to the Palo Alto Weekly editorial, "A bittersweet outcome," published in the July 1 issue....

Original post made on Jul. 15, 2016
Last comment by Jerry Underdal, on Jul 21, 2016 at 10:39 pm | 26 comments | 2758 Views

AROUND TOWN

San Mateo County attempts to take on housing crisis

San Mateo County is attempting to take on the housing crisis on several fronts, including the creation of a $10 million fund...

Original post made on Jul. 5, 2016
Last comment by pearl, on Jul 21, 2016 at 6:53 pm | 18 comments | 2941 Views

ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

Why did Mrs. Trump crib from Mrs. Obama and not from Mrs. Reagan?

The Donald would not reprimand her for that. It makes one question which way Trump actually leans. His Republican cred is...

Original post made by Chuck Thornberry on Jul. 21, 2016
Last comment by NoMoPa, on Jul 21, 2016 at 6:42 pm | 2 comments | 85 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

After sniper shootings in the South, Palo Alto officers patrol in pairs

With recent shootings of police officers in Dallas and Baton Rouge heightening tensions across America, the Palo Alto Police...

Original post made on Jul. 21, 2016
Last comment by Duckwalk, on Jul 21, 2016 at 4:44 pm | 10 comments | 2421 Views

AROUND TOWN

East Palo Alto to put sales tax on November ballot

The East Palo Alto City Council unanimously approved putting a 1/2-cent sales tax on the Nov. 8 ballot Tuesday night to maintain...

Original post made on Jul. 21, 2016
Last comment by Debbie Mytels, on Jul 21, 2016 at 1:49 pm | 2 comments | 1065 Views

AROUND TOWN

Menlo Park City Council approves development agreement for Facebook expansion project

Facebook is one step closer to expanding its offices again. The Menlo Park City Council on Tuesday approved a development...

Original post made on Jul. 21, 2016
Last comment by Sue Allen, on Jul 21, 2016 at 11:32 am | 1 comment | 1574 Views

SPORTS

Kehillah Jewish High School expands, upgrades Palo Alto campus

Kehillah Jewish High School, an independent college-preparatory school in Palo Alto, has spent this summer revamping the...

Original post made on Jul. 21, 2016
Last comment by School Expansion, on Jul 21, 2016 at 10:57 am | 1 comment | 4260 Views

AROUND TOWN

A thought-provoking premiere

TheatreWorks presents Suzanne Bradbeer's "Confederates," a play packed with timely questions about journalistic ethics and...

Original post made on Jul. 21, 2016
Last comment by Theater appreciator, on Jul 21, 2016 at 10:10 am | 1 comment | 957 Views
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