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Palo Alto hires new fire chief

Palo Alto's rapidly changing Fire Department now has a new leader. The city has hired Eric Nickel, currently the deputy fire...

Original post made on Oct. 9, 2012
Last comment by Jake, on Oct 12, 2012 at 8:14 am | 25 comments | 2700 Views

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What Happened to Miki's Farm Fresh Foods?

Three people have reported going to Miki's on Alma near Meadow, and reported seeing a sign on the door saying that it was...

Original post made by La Dame Blanche on Mar. 24, 2013
Last comment by Not an issue, on May 20, 2013 at 6:38 pm | 25 comments | 442 Views

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Transportation vision shifts focus to bikes, parking

When Palo Alto last adopted an official transportation vision, the Prius had just been unveiled in Japan; high-speed rail...

Original post made on Aug. 29, 2013
Last comment by Resident, on Sep 3, 2013 at 12:38 pm | 25 comments | 3059 Views

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Debate on Measure D to take place Saturday

The League of Women Voters of Palo Alto will host a debate on Measure D on Saturday, Sept. 28, from 1 to 3 p.m., in the City...

Original post made on Sep. 25, 2013
Last comment by SWE, on Sep 27, 2013 at 12:28 am | 25 comments | 1890 Views

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Palo Alto to unveil huge 'light sculpture' Saturday

A two-year grassroots effort led by a Palo Alto father and his two young children to bring a 35-foot-tall interactive light...

Original post made on Nov. 11, 2013
Last comment by musical, on Nov 26, 2013 at 10:29 am | 25 comments | 45731 Views

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Midtown resident to receive 'Community Champion' honor

Midtown Palo Alto resident Annette Glanckopf Ashton will receive the 13th Senate District Community Champion award on Jan....

Original post made on Jan. 8, 2014
Last comment by Debra Katz, on Jan 10, 2014 at 5:09 pm | 25 comments | 5377 Views

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Mountain View man dies surfing in Santa Cruz

A boogie boarder who died after being pulled from the ocean in Santa Cruz on Friday has been identified as James Zenk, 47,...

Original post made on Jan. 27, 2014
Last comment by Fellow Boogier, on Feb 1, 2014 at 10:35 am | 25 comments | 6783 Views

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New 'density bonus' law put to immediate test

Just weeks after Palo Alto officials adopted a law that creates a menu of zoning perks that developers of affordable housing...

Original post made on Jan. 28, 2014
Last comment by Craig Laughton, on Jan 30, 2014 at 6:25 pm | 25 comments | 8663 Views

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Taxi drivers protest ride-sharing companies in Palo Alto

The divide between taxi drivers and ride-sharing companies like Uber, Lyft and Sidecar is deepening in Palo Alto, as the...

Original post made on Mar. 27, 2014
Last comment by Thumbs up to ride-sharing, on Apr 3, 2014 at 9:06 am | 25 comments | 8646 Views

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Recreation and Restoration for 7.7 Acre Addition to Foothills Park

The SJ Mercury News has a story (http://www.mercurynews.com/breaking-news/ci_26897150/palo-alto-recreation-and-restoration-eyed-foothills-park)...

Original post made by David on Nov. 8, 2014
Last comment by resident 1, on Nov 14, 2014 at 3:49 pm | 25 comments | 758 Views

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Historic board rejects request to remove home's historic designation

When Lucille Mellish and her husband purchased their 696-square-foot cottage at 757 College Ave. in 1968, it wasn't on the...

Original post made on Apr. 23, 2015
Last comment by Craig Laughton, on Apr 25, 2015 at 2:33 pm | 25 comments | 3671 Views

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Council redirects City Hall's proposed sign program

Is A,B,C really as easy as 1, 2, 3? When it comes to labeling the three levels of the City Hall underground parking garage,...

Original post made on May. 19, 2015
Last comment by Online Name, on May 22, 2015 at 1:39 pm | 25 comments | 2453 Views

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Is there something wrong with dining alone?

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Original post made by George on Aug. 16, 2006
Last comment by bruce, on May 13, 2009 at 12:47 am | 24 comments | 11869 Views

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Back Yard Smoke

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Original post made by Richard on Jun. 3, 2006
Last comment by Get a big fan, on Jun 21, 2014 at 6:45 am | 24 comments | 7952 Views

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Palo Alto police to target red-light runners

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Original post made by Ray on Aug. 4, 2006
Last comment by Driver, on May 13, 2008 at 3:51 pm | 24 comments | 11453 Views

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Commission candidates present plans for rundown library system

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Original post made on Aug. 2, 2007
Last comment by Resident, on Aug 16, 2007 at 9:14 pm | 24 comments | 5053 Views

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Downtown district opponents circulate petition, ignore assessments

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Original post made on Aug. 3, 2007
Last comment by For the BID, on Sep 8, 2007 at 11:08 am | 24 comments | 4884 Views

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Caltrain will fix-up PA stations, replace bridges

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Original post made on Nov. 24, 2007
Last comment by Mike, on Nov 28, 2007 at 1:02 pm | 24 comments | 3030 Views

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PA council approves 'Climate Protection Plan'

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Original post made on Dec. 4, 2007
Last comment by James, on Dec 13, 2007 at 7:22 pm | 24 comments | 3646 Views

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LaDoris Cordell reflects on four years of City Council service

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Original post made on Dec. 4, 2007
Last comment by Cordell admirer, on Dec 8, 2007 at 12:54 pm | 24 comments | 6704 Views
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