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AROUND TOWN

Palo Alto tries to get a piece of the 'sharing economy'

It's called the "sharing economy," but Palo Alto officials are growing increasingly concerned that the city isn't getting...

Original post made on Mar. 5, 2015
Last comment by SeniorCitizen, on Feb 19, 2016 at 7:56 pm | 51 comments | 7558 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

Editorial: A parking Rubik's Cube

Just how far will downtown Palo Alto employees venture into surrounding neighborhoods in order to park free during the day?...

Original post made on Feb. 19, 2016
Last comment by Curmudgeon, on Feb 19, 2016 at 5:56 pm | 8 comments | 3026 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

The CDC Cavalry Ride In (on donkeys)

Suddenly all the media outlets in the Bay Area--not to mention Newsweek, The Washington Post, and ABC News Nightline--are...

Original post made by Marc Vincenti on Feb. 19, 2016
There are no comments yet. 319 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

Raises approved for top Palo Alto officials

With all of Palo Alto's labor groups engaged in negotiations over new contracts, the City Council swiftly approved raises...

Original post made on Feb. 6, 2016
Last comment by Truman, on Feb 19, 2016 at 2:23 pm | 18 comments | 2971 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Woman in Stanford sexual-assault case testifies

The woman whom former Stanford University student Brock Turner allegedly raped on campus in January appeared in court in...

Original post made on Oct. 5, 2015
Last comment by Chill96, on Feb 19, 2016 at 2:20 pm | 13 comments | 17120 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

Streetsweeping at 7.40 a.m.

It is our day for streetsweeping. At 7.40 am the streetsweeper has done both ways in our street. There are cars parked both...

Original post made by Palo Verde on Feb. 18, 2016
Last comment by This and plane noise too?!, on Feb 19, 2016 at 10:41 am | 6 comments | 402 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

Palo Alto Medical Clinic has BIG problems

The PA Clinic has big problems, and #1 is the interminable wait time on the telephone....made even more irritating with...

Original post made by Jim on Feb. 18, 2016
Last comment by Get it Online, on Feb 19, 2016 at 9:40 am | 3 comments | 375 Views

SPORTS

Elway finally gains some revenge for the 1982 Big Game

John Elway had to wait more than 30 years, but it was well worth it to gain a measure of revenge for losing to Ron Rivera...

Original post made on Feb. 8, 2016
Last comment by dennis, on Feb 19, 2016 at 12:05 am | 2 comments | 3305 Views

ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

Police: Burglary suspect caught after hiding in mobile-home park

A man who Palo Alto police said tried to burglarize a Crescent Park home Thursday morning was arrested after a 90-minute...

Original post made on Feb. 18, 2016
Last comment by Resident, on Feb 18, 2016 at 11:16 pm | 1 comment | 325 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Man sought in gun-brandishing road-rage incident in Palo Alto

Palo Alto police are seeking a man who allegedly brandished a handgun at a woman during a road-rage incident on Thursday,...

Original post made on Feb. 12, 2016
Last comment by It Never Ends, on Feb 18, 2016 at 6:39 pm | 6 comments | 5707 Views

ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

Dancers will shimmy for a cause at Sunday night fundraiser

Talented belly dancers from Bay Area-based Khamsin Bellydance will shake their hips and clap finger cymbals at a fundraising...

Original post made on Feb. 18, 2016
There are no comments yet. 504 Views

AROUND TOWN

ABC Nightline to air piece on Palo Alto

The latest national news outlet to cover the youth suicide cluster Palo Alto experienced in 2014 and 2015 is ABC's Nightline,...

Original post made on Feb. 16, 2016
Last comment by AnjaliV, on Feb 18, 2016 at 2:18 pm | 46 comments | 9630 Views

SPORTS

Paly boys remain undefeated heading into the postseason

==BI Prep soccer== It has been a season of firsts for the Palo Alto boys in the SCVAL De Anza Division soccer race. Not...

Original post made on Feb. 18, 2016
Last comment by chauncy the gardner, on Feb 18, 2016 at 2:00 pm | 2 comments | 3548 Views

AROUND TOWN

EPA's Woodland Park apartments to be sold

East Palo Alto's largest block of rental-housing stock could soon be sold to Menlo Park developer Sand Hill Property Company,...

Original post made on Feb. 16, 2016
Last comment by Background, on Feb 18, 2016 at 1:31 pm | 14 comments | 5817 Views

ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

U.S. Representatives kick off national innovation meeting

Seeking to build on a national innovation strategy that she helped craft 10 years ago, U.S. Rep. Anna Eshoo urged a second...

Original post made on Feb. 18, 2016
Last comment by herzing girl, on Feb 18, 2016 at 1:03 pm | 4 comments | 3463 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Man accused of defrauding Menlo Park woman, 92

A 52-year-old Burlingame man is facing charges of fiduciary elder abuse and securities fraud in connection with convincing...

Original post made on Feb. 18, 2016
Last comment by Old But Wise, on Feb 18, 2016 at 12:43 pm | 2 comments | 4359 Views

AROUND TOWN

Andronico's at Edgewood?

Is this ever going to happen? The article back in September said it was "soon" coming to Edgewood. Define "soon"....

Original post made by ShopperB on Feb. 13, 2016
Last comment by Marc, on Feb 18, 2016 at 9:25 am | 6 comments | 504 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Course selection

In a quandary - my student would like to take Physics in the senior year and choose an elective in the junior year .. the...

Original post made by PhysicsOrNoPhysics on Feb. 17, 2016
Last comment by C, on Feb 18, 2016 at 1:59 am | 2 comments | 646 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Feds support family against PAUSD in DNA-privacy case

The U.S. Departments of Education and Justice have filed an amicus brief in support of a former Palo Alto Unified School...

Original post made on Feb. 8, 2016
Last comment by Nice actually, on Feb 18, 2016 at 12:32 am | 49 comments | 6580 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

Gunn boys avenge only loss of season, topple rival Paly

For the Gunn boys basketball team, Friday night's SCVAL De Anza Division showdown against Palo Alto was more than just a...

Original post made on Feb. 17, 2016
Last comment by Quite a Season, on Feb 17, 2016 at 10:33 pm | 1 comment | 5095 Views
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