Should Palo Alto students be required to study computer science?
A Palo Alto Unified committee's recommendation to make computer science a high school graduation requirement has sparked... Last comment 4 hours ago | 10 comments
Verizon wins approval for antenna plan
Verizon Wireless overcame a spotty and, at times, hostile reception from a large group of Palo Alto residents Monday night... Last comment 1 hour ago | 35 comments
Associate pastor resigns after vulgar tweets draw scrutiny
An associate pastor whose vulgar tweets drew criticism last week from two members of the Palo Alto City Council resigned... Last comment 2 hours ago | 46 comments
Former City Auditor slams plan to gut office
When the City Council’s Finance Committee made a surprise move last week to eliminate nearly every position in the Office... Last comment 2 hours ago | 18 comments
Best Of Palo Alto ballot is here
It's time to decide what local business is worthy of the title "Best Of Palo Alto" — and you get to decide! Cast your ballot online. Voting ends May 28th. Stay tuned for the results in the July 20th issue of the Palo Alto Weekly.
Committee opts not to slash auditor positions
The Palo Alto City Council's Finance Committee moved Wednesday to reverse a recommendation it issued last week that would have dramatically downsized the Office of the City Auditor. Wednesday, 4:35 PM | 4 comments
Fawcett falls in first round of NCAA singles tourney
Stanford's No. 1 singles tennis player Tom Fawcett dropped a three-set thriller in the opening round of the NCAA Singles Championship Wednesday at the Wake Forest Sports Complex. Wednesday, 5:29 PM
The ennui of a white, middle-aged suburban mother gets the full treatment from screenwriter Diablo Cody and director Jason Reitman in the comedy-drama "Tully." By stretching out various tendrils -- the recognition that domesticity and parenthood mean...... Read the full review
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