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SCHOOLS & KIDS

Feeding families

Lemotu Evaimalo comes to the East Palo Alto Library with her three young children almost every day she has off from work....

Original post made on Jul. 24, 2015
Last comment by ChrisC, on Jul 27, 2015 at 10:18 pm | 8 comments | 7412 Views

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Police arrest woman in million-dollar embezzlement case

Menlo Park police arrested a 39-year-old San Mateo woman Thursday on suspicion that she embezzled more than $1 million over...

Original post made on Jul. 27, 2015
Last comment by muttiallen, on Jul 27, 2015 at 12:26 pm | 1 comment | 4555 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

From the source

Downstream of a small canyon dotted with skinny ponderosa pines and incense cedar trees, rushing water cascades over large...

Original post made on Jun. 19, 2015
Last comment by Crescent Parkie, on Jul 26, 2015 at 11:04 am | 24 comments | 11240 Views

AROUND TOWN

Community Notebook: Palo Alto teens organize coding event

Calling all teens interested in coding: Two Palo Alto High School students are organizing a free computer programming event...

Original post made on Jul. 23, 2015
Last comment by Gunn parent, on Jul 25, 2015 at 12:30 pm | 7 comments | 5487 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

Palo Alto Advertising Water Conservation & Waste Reduction on Television

Palo Alto is advertising on television about water conservation, and then another (right after) about zero waste. I always...

Original post made by Long Time Resident on Jul. 24, 2015
Last comment by Ouster, on Jul 25, 2015 at 12:08 pm | 3 comments | 563 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

Restaurants

<B>Ambiance Read the full story here http://paloaltoonline.com/print/story/2015/07/24/restaurants posted Friday, July 24,...

Original post made on Jul. 24, 2015
Last comment by Online Name, on Jul 25, 2015 at 7:02 am | 3 comments | 2693 Views

SPORTS

Stanford grad joins Army to continue Olympic dreams

Olympic hopeful Ryan Mango, one of the greatest wrestlers in Stanford history, has joined the Army. Mango ('13) left last...

Original post made on Jul. 24, 2015
Last comment by Alan, on Jul 24, 2015 at 9:34 pm | 1 comment | 2063 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

PG&E says hundreds of trees near gas pipelines may be removed

More than 130 Menlo Park and Atherton property owners should soon receive letters from PG&E saying up to 1,400 trees near...

Original post made on Jul. 24, 2015
Last comment by Crescent Park Dad, on Jul 24, 2015 at 7:16 pm | 5 comments | 3183 Views

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Berman, Kasperzak off to fast starts in bid for Assembly

The primary election is still nearly a year away but the two leading contenders to replace Assemblyman Rich Gordon in Sacramento...

Original post made on Jul. 21, 2015
Last comment by jh, on Jul 24, 2015 at 5:13 pm | 20 comments | 1881 Views

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Building permits in Palo Alto

It's the summer of the roof in Palo Alto. Among these 156 listings from June 7 to July 10, 38 mention maintenance to a roof,...

Original post made on Jul. 24, 2015
Last comment by PBCer, on Jul 24, 2015 at 11:38 am | 2 comments | 2783 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

Fun Stuff

Nightlife Read the full story here http://paloaltoonline.com/print/story/2015/07/24/fun-stuff posted Friday, July 24,...

Original post made on Jul. 24, 2015
Last comment by lindaloo, on Jul 24, 2015 at 11:05 am | 3 comments | 1636 Views

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Home Front

Find local news and events related to real estate, interior design, home improvement and gardening. This week includes a...

Original post made on Jul. 24, 2015
There are no comments yet. 2530 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

Retail

<B>New Business Read the full story here http://paloaltoonline.com/print/story/2015/07/24/retail posted Friday, July 24,...

Original post made on Jul. 24, 2015
Last comment by Resident, on Jul 24, 2015 at 8:52 am | 3 comments | 2090 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

Food & Drink

<B>Bagels Read the full story here http://paloaltoonline.com/print/story/2015/07/24/food--drink posted Friday, July 24,...

Original post made on Jul. 24, 2015
There are no comments yet. 2403 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

Service

<B>Acupuncture Read the full story here http://paloaltoonline.com/print/story/2015/07/24/service posted Friday, July 24,...

Original post made on Jul. 24, 2015
There are no comments yet. 2725 Views

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Palo Alto's Aquarius Theatre to reopen

After more than three months of closure for remodeling, downtown Palo Alto's Aquarius Theatre, at 430 Emerson St., will reopen...

Original post made on Jul. 23, 2015
Last comment by Robert Smith, on Jul 23, 2015 at 10:03 pm | 18 comments | 5860 Views

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Pollution Bath

Here's a well-kept secret: Palo Alto residents bathe their neighborhoods in air pollution. And they pay money to have it...

Original post made by Glenn D Rennels on Jul. 22, 2015
Last comment by Fred, on Jul 23, 2015 at 7:59 pm | 7 comments | 733 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

Proposed Drought Surcharges

We got a Notice of Proposed Water Rate Changes in the mail. It appears that the city is proposing a 'drought surcharge'...

Original post made by joe giraffe on Jun. 30, 2015
Last comment by Resident, on Jul 23, 2015 at 7:53 pm | 9 comments | 935 Views

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Housing would replace AAA office downtown

A squat office building on a leafy Forest Avenue block would make way for two multi-story residential buildings under a proposal...

Original post made on Jul. 16, 2015
Last comment by Crescent Park Dad, on Jul 23, 2015 at 7:39 pm | 22 comments | 4995 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Thief caught on camera stealing wine from Whole Foods

A shoplifter has stolen thousands of dollars in wine from Whole Foods Market in Palo Alto by absconding with the vino in...

Original post made on Jul. 22, 2015
Last comment by Magda, on Jul 23, 2015 at 1:06 pm | 15 comments | 6893 Views
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Vina Enoteca to serve first 'Impossible burger' in Silicon Valley
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Coupon for Yourself and Your Partner
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Housing Impact Fees and the Economy
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Short story writers wanted!

The 31st Annual Palo Alto Weekly Short Story Contest is now accepting entries for Adult, Young Adult (15-17) and Teen (12-14) categories. Send us your short story (2,500 words or less) and entry form by April 13, 2017. First, Second and Third Place prizes awarded in each category.

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