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PALO ALTO ISSUES

Palo Alto City Council looks to technology to fix parking problems

Palo Alto, a city that takes pride in its high-tech savvy, is now looking to technology to help it solve the vexing and increasingly...

Original post made on Aug. 19, 2014
Last comment by Baloney, on Sep 29, 2015 at 4:21 pm | 23 comments | 5008 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

Water in Adobe Creek

Has anyone else notice the large amount of water in Adobe Creek? I believe it is running into the ocean, and is flowing...

Original post made by Wha? on Aug. 12, 2015
Last comment by Milk Pail Patron, on Sep 29, 2015 at 3:05 pm | 5 comments | 621 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

Ticketing to start by Oct. 13 for downtown permit parking program

Scofflaws who have been parking in downtown Palo Alto neighborhoods without a permit have no more than 17 days to change...

Original post made on Sep. 25, 2015
Last comment by downtownresident, on Sep 29, 2015 at 11:31 am | 19 comments | 4138 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

East Palo Alto man gets 16 years in prison for stabbing boyfriend

An East Palo Alto man entered a no-contest plea to a felony assault with a deadly weapon charge on Friday and was sentenced...

Original post made on Sep. 29, 2015
There are no comments yet. 2627 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

Off Deadline: Watching Urban Forest Master Plan develop was like ... watching trees grow

The recent adoption of an Urban Forest Master Plan by the Palo Alto City Council comes just shy of a decade since the idea...

Original post made on Sep. 25, 2015
Last comment by Catherine Martineau, on Sep 28, 2015 at 5:26 pm | 7 comments | 4982 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

Slightly unusual lunar eclipse coming to Bay Area

The earth will get between the sun and the moon on Sunday evening Sept. 27, creating a total lunar eclipse for people living...

Original post made on Sep. 24, 2015
Last comment by Chris Zaharias, on Sep 28, 2015 at 3:13 pm | 12 comments | 3862 Views

AROUND TOWN

Cell tower on verge of approval for Little League field

It took many extra innings, but Verizon Wireless is now poised to score the winning run in its long and controversial effort...

Original post made on Sep. 19, 2014
Last comment by Slow Down, on Sep 28, 2015 at 11:29 am | 31 comments | 5940 Views

AROUND TOWN

Dance the night away

On Saturday, Sept. 12, from 7 p.m. to moidnight, Cheryl Burke Dance Studio in Mountain View will host a social dance party. Read...

Original post made on Sep. 25, 2015
Last comment by Elizabeth Schwyzer, on Sep 28, 2015 at 10:05 am | 2 comments | 686 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Kids' day of dance

Take the kids to Palo Alto's Cubberley Community Center on Friday, Sept. 11 for a free ballet class and a chance to watch...

Original post made on Sep. 25, 2015
Last comment by Elizabeth Schwyzer, on Sep 28, 2015 at 9:54 am | 2 comments | 666 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

Palo Alto opts not to regulate Airbnb rentals

A proposal in Palo Alto to start regulating and taxing rooms rented out through sites such as Airbnb quietly fizzled on Monday...

Original post made on Mar. 10, 2015
Last comment by Irritated Bystander, on Sep 27, 2015 at 9:54 pm | 23 comments | 6753 Views

AROUND TOWN

The artistic process, revealed

Thanks to a gift from the Richard Diebenkorn Foundation, 29 of the artist's sketchbooks will be on display at Stanford's...

Original post made on Sep. 27, 2015
Last comment by Karen Letendre, on Sep 27, 2015 at 6:41 pm | 1 comment | 2927 Views

AROUND TOWN

Flu shot clinics today - Sunday, 9/27 9:00-2:00

You must be a PAMF member Very efficient. We were in and out in 20 minutes Palo Alto Center Weekend clinic: 9/27,...

Original post made by Parent on Sep. 27, 2015
There are no comments yet. 318 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

Able and willing

Twenty-five years after the federal enactment of the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA), the law that was created to end...

Original post made on Sep. 25, 2015
Last comment by Hope, on Sep 27, 2015 at 8:22 am | 4 comments | 8708 Views

SPORTS

Stanford runs away with football victory over Oregon State

Christian McCaffrey rushed for 206 yards, Barry Sanders added 97 yards and scored twice, and No. 21 Stanford downed host...

Original post made on Sep. 26, 2015
Last comment by Football, on Sep 26, 2015 at 8:50 pm | 3 comments | 2272 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

Father John Duryea dies at 88

Father John Duryea, who was excommunicated in 1976 after a third of a century as a Catholic priest -- much of it serving...

Original post made on Sep. 26, 2015
Last comment by Pam Gabel, on Sep 26, 2015 at 7:28 pm | 1 comment | 7414 Views

BOOKS

Book Talk: New titles on Silicon Valley business, romance and more

This month, Bay Area authors tackle topics from Silicon Valley business to romance, share their personal stories and invent...

Original post made on Sep. 26, 2015
Last comment by Paula, on Sep 26, 2015 at 6:57 am | 1 comment | 1750 Views

AROUND TOWN

Santa Clara County to bolster homeless housing in time for winter storms

Santa Clara County officials plan to massively increase the number of emergency shelter space for homeless people throughout...

Original post made on Sep. 23, 2015
Last comment by resident 1, on Sep 25, 2015 at 11:27 pm | 20 comments | 2701 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

Chain-store limit adopted for California Ave

No area in Palo Alto has seen as much change over the past few years as California Avenue, which has just undergone a full-scale...

Original post made on Sep. 22, 2015
Last comment by Curmudgeon, on Sep 25, 2015 at 4:01 pm | 31 comments | 5230 Views

ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

Firefighters say response to fatal crash in Palo Alto was delayed by traffic

A collision on southbound Interstate Highway 101 left a motorcyclist dead in Palo Alto this evening after emergency crews...

Original post made on Sep. 22, 2015
Last comment by Hmmm, on Sep 25, 2015 at 3:58 pm | 29 comments | 4587 Views

AROUND TOWN

A block party Babar would love

When Palo Alto resident Jennifer Sullivan's 4-year-old son was reading Babar books, he initiated an idea that would continue...

Original post made on Sep. 18, 2015
Last comment by Sue Dremann, Staff Writer, on Sep 25, 2015 at 3:53 pm | 2 comments | 2854 Views
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