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Editorial: Development limits--a modest start

After a series of three long and exhausting meetings, an ambivalent Palo Alto City Council Monday night mustered an unexpected...

Original post made on Mar. 27, 2015
Last comment by Gale Johnson, 1 minutes ago | 10 comments | 833 Views


Downtown parking program now set for fall rollout

Initially slated for this spring, Palo Alto's long-awaited residential parking-permit program now is unlikely to fully launch...

Original post made on Mar. 26, 2015
Last comment by Honor Unions, 15 minutes ago | 13 comments | 2588 Views


PAMF docs: What we can do to reduce risk for our teens

The pediatricians of Palo Alto Medical Foundation are deeply saddened by the local recent events. The loss of a young person's...

Original post made on Mar. 20, 2015
Last comment by Downtowner, 25 minutes ago | 216 comments | 12542 Views


Wouldn't you like to become an AFS Host Family?

Host an AFS Exchange Student. Gain a global family member for a lifetime! Have you ever wanted to learn more about...

Original post made by Pam on Mar. 27, 2015
There are no comments yet. 15 Views


Paly school board rep: 'The sorrows of young Palo Altans'

My stress began in elementary school, where students were segregated into separate class meetings as "early" and "late" readers,...

Original post made on Mar. 25, 2015
Last comment by Doug Thompson, 58 minutes ago | 318 comments | 132144 Views


Letters to the editor

Flat isn't fair Read letters here posted Friday,...

Original post made on Mar. 27, 2015
Last comment by Marc Vincenti, 1 hour ago | 1 comment | 58 Views


Curbside pickup for food scraps approved

Palo Alto wasted no time Monday in approving a new trash-hauling program aimed at diverting local food scraps from landfills. Read...

Original post made on Mar. 24, 2015
Last comment by Mike, 1 hour ago | 42 comments | 3999 Views


Palo Alto set to hire new assistant city manager

Palo Alto City Manager James Keene is preparing to fill one of City Hall's senior leadership positions in May, when Suzanne...

Original post made on Mar. 26, 2015
Last comment by nok, 1 hour ago | 14 comments | 1612 Views


New East Palo Alto health care center to debut Saturday

After 15 years of operating out of modular buildings, Ravenswood Family Health Center in East Palo Alto will host a grand...

Original post made on Mar. 27, 2015
Last comment by Lachen McClellan, 2 hours ago | 1 comment | 1023 Views


Recall on raw milk distributed in Palo Alto

A Palo Alto-based organization that delivers farm products, including raw milk, has been affected by a statewide recall made...

Original post made on Mar. 26, 2015
Last comment by Mr.Recycle, 2 hours ago | 17 comments | 3424 Views


Two men, two divergent lives, one fatal conflict

He was a father and grandfather of six, an apartment manager whom residents characterized as both strict and caring, an inventor,...

Original post made on Mar. 27, 2015
Last comment by resident, 2 hours ago | 11 comments | 2304 Views


Students ask: What's it like to be me?

The hallways, courtyard and rooms of the Palo Alto Art Center were given over last Friday evening to poignant, uninhibited...

Original post made on Mar. 27, 2015
Last comment by Difficult Truths, 2 hours ago | 1 comment | 99 Views


Another brutal day of plane noise

Looks like the 22nd of the month is on the calendar to beat up Palo Alto with SFO's noise trash. Or is it Sundays....

Original post made by Not amused on Mar. 22, 2015
Last comment by musical, 3 hours ago | 59 comments | 795 Views


Palo Alto approves new deal with largest union

The Palo Alto City Council swiftly and unanimously approved on Monday night a new contract with the city's largest labor...

Original post made on Mar. 18, 2014
Last comment by Craig Laughton, 5 hours ago | 25 comments | 3592 Views


Parents: Keep calm and parent on

I am a psychiatrist. After the tragedy last week, my phone has not stopped ringing with calls from concerned fellow parents....

Original post made on Mar. 16, 2015
Last comment by PalyGrad06, 5 hours ago | 198 comments | 194076 Views


Calling all Palo Alto alumni: Paly grad launches 'Life Gets Better' project

A Palo Alto High School graduate has launched a project to collect video, audio and written testimonies from other alumni...

Original post made on Mar. 26, 2015
Last comment by Concerned mom, 6 hours ago | 17 comments | 3255 Views


Guest Opinion: The sorrows of young Palo Altans

As I sit in my room staring at the list of colleges I've resolved to try to get into, trying to determine my odds of getting...

Original post made on Mar. 27, 2015
Last comment by Palo Alto Online Editor, 6 hours ago | 1 comment | 105 Views


Neighbors jump in to find Fresh Market replacement

With the clock ticking down to the March 31 closure of Edgewood Plaza's Fresh Market grocery store, residents who live near...

Original post made on Mar. 19, 2015
Last comment by anonymous, 6 hours ago | 23 comments | 733 Views


In its war on waste, city takes aim at food scraps

A proposal by Palo Alto officials to reduce the amount of trash heading to the landfill could soon bring a new service to...

Original post made on Feb. 27, 2015
Last comment by Resident, 7 hours ago | 49 comments | 4619 Views


Miss Wesson's special gift to generations of kids, teachers and parents

I did a bit of time travel this month: I visited my third-grade teacher, "Miss Wesson," from Los Gatos Elementary School....

Original post made on Mar. 27, 2015
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Continuation of Office Cap Discussion
By Steve Levy | 15 comments | 3,047 views

By John Raftrey and Lori McCormick | 1 comment | 2,290 views

Ramen shop replaces Muracciís in Los Altos
By Elena Kadvany | 10 comments | 2,068 views

Mismanagement of Consultants
By Douglas Moran | 7 comments | 1,142 views

Iíll have the Kraft Mac n Cheese w/Ketchup, Please
By Max Greenberg | 0 comments | 227 views