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PALO ALTO ISSUES

New tenants sought for Cubberley

With its long-term future still in flux, Cubberley Community Center is preparing to welcome new tenants onto its sprawling...

Original post made on Jul. 22, 2016
Last comment by Parent of 2, on Jul 23, 2016 at 6:42 pm | 10 comments | 2573 Views

SPORTS

Olympics bring different tennis personalities, talents together

Although the Bank of the West Classic brings a wide variety of professional women's tennis players to the courts at Stanford...

Original post made on Jul. 23, 2016
Last comment by Enar Wahsner, on Jul 23, 2016 at 6:31 pm | 1 comment | 1036 Views

AROUND TOWN

Palo Alto Weekly Best Of 2016 Winners

<B>Services Read the full story here http://paloaltoonline.com/print/story/2016/07/22/palo-alto-weekly-best-of-2016-winners...

Original post made on Jul. 22, 2016
Last comment by Really?, on Jul 23, 2016 at 6:14 pm | 3 comments | 432 Views

RESTAURANTS

Robots rolling in dough

Plenty of tech-savvy start-ups nestled in Mountain View have striven to save the world while raking in cash &#150; but this...

Original post made on Jul. 9, 2016
Last comment by Jim Pitts , on Jul 23, 2016 at 3:42 pm | 2 comments | 1047 Views

AROUND TOWN

Power outage

Does anyone know why there was a power outage in South Palo Alto around 2am ( couple of hours) today and again around 7am...

Original post made by CCW on Jul. 23, 2016
Last comment by LAM, on Jul 23, 2016 at 12:47 pm | 1 comment | 143 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, on Jul 23, 2016 at 8:41 am | 2 comments | 3412 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 | 19589 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 | 35756 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 | 2368 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 | 8406 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. 644 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. 953 Views

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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. 1766 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 | 2869 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 | 2996 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 | 98 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 | 2571 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 | 1140 Views

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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 | 1759 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 | 4782 Views
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