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Conditions in Palo Alto area hills are ripe for wildfire
Palo Alto and the Bay Area are at great risk for a large fire similar to the Camp Fire in Butte County, a California Department... Last comment 33 minutes ago | 28 comments

Under threat of lawsuit, school district releases documents
For the second time in as many years, it took a threat of legal action from the Palo Alto Weekly to compel the Palo Alto... Last comment on Nov 18, 2018 at 11:51 am | 35 comments

Palo Alto sees a rash of car burglaries
A series of car burglaries was recorded in Palo Alto from Nov. 5 to this past Monday, all of which occurred near the city's... Last comment on Nov 18, 2018 at 12:34 pm | 40 comments

School board asks for Stanford to mitigate growth
The Palo Alto school board unanimously approved a resolution Wednesday night asking the Santa Clara County Board of Supervisors... Last comment on Nov 18, 2018 at 10:00 am | 19 comments

 
 
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Logan Ponchat recorded an assist for Stanford. Photo courtesy of Stanford Athletics. Submitted by Rick Eymer on Sep 3, 2018

 
 
 
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City looks to tap into the value of wastewater
Palo Alto's new plan for water management calls for building new plants, forging new partnerships and -- trickiest of all -- convincing residents that their wastewater is good enough to drink. Tuesday, 1:55 AM

Sobomehin pulls into third place in Ravenswood board race
Almost two weeks past Election Day, Tamara Sobomehin has pulled into third place in the Ravenswood City School District Board of Education race, nudging out a candidate she ran on a slate with for the third open seat on the East Palo Alto board. Monday, 9:20 PM | 1 comments

Conditions in Palo Alto area hills are ripe for wildfire
Palo Alto and the Bay Area are at great risk for a large fire similar to the Camp Fire in Butte County, a California Department of Forestry and Fire Protection spokesman said. Monday, 9:10 AM | 28 comments

Man in phantom mask burglarizes businesses
A man wearing a "Phantom of the Opera" mask allegedly burglarized at least four Palo Alto businesses early Wednesday morning, Palo Alto police said in a press release. Monday, 8:27 AM | 1 comments

Housing proposal looks to aid the developmentally disabled
Palo Alto Housing's latest proposal for its hometown aims to address the unique housing challenges of disabled individuals through a 59-unit development on El Camino Real. Monday, 4:22 PM | 2 comments

Search-and-rescue team deployed to Camp Fire
Palo Alto first responders are part of a local task force sent to Butte County to help find people who have gone missing in the Camp Fire. Monday, 12:13 PM

VIDEO: Treating postpartum mood disorders
Psychiatrist Nirmaljit Dhami, medical director of El Camino Hospital's Maternal Outreach Mood Services program, discusses the signs, symptoms and treatment for postpartum mood disorders, which affect one in five mothers after childbirth. Monday, 8:27 AM

Ashlund concedes to Dharap in school board race

Local moms speak out about postpartum depression

Under threat of lawsuit, school district releases documents

Sister-in-law to face trial in Palo Alto killing

Weekly earns eight awards in Bay Area journalism contest

Around Town: Can you hear me now?; don't fall for it

Weekly launches annual Holiday Fund charitable drive

Ways to help Camp Fire victims

PUBLIC AGENDA: Expanding use of recycled water; utilities tech plan

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