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Audit finds flaws in code enforcement
Palo Alto's ever evolving and much maligned code-enforcement program will face fresh scrutiny from city leaders next week... Last comment 12 minutes ago | 16 comments

Off Deadline: Does Palo Alto really need a 'Parking Entrapment Zone'?
I seldom get parking tickets. I deeply respect time limits, permit parking and especially handicapped-parking spaces. Read... Last comment 15 hours ago | 39 comments

Council race: How they won — and lost
A look at the Santa Clara County votes-by-precinct map underscores Alison Cormack’s dominance in the race for a Palo Alto... Last comment 15 hours ago | 32 comments

Facing tight housing market, tenants worry over uncertain future
Dennis Backlund spends most nights lying awake wondering where he's going to live. Soon the day will come when he must leave... Last comment 10 hours ago | 56 comments

 
 
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Ways to help Camp Fire victims
Several Midpeninsula organizations are collecting goods and organizing volunteers to help those affected by the still out-of-control Camp Fire that exploded in Butte County on Thursday. Tuesday, 8:26 AM

Second seat in school board race still up for grabs
Nearly a week past Election Day, the race for the second seat on the Palo Alto school board is still undecided, though by Monday evening attorney Shounak Dharap held a commanding lead. Monday, 6:23 PM | 20 comments

County extends veteran housing program for two years
Officials in Santa Clara County will renew the "All the Way Home" program to help house veterans after helping more than 1,200 residents, county officials announced Sunday. Tuesday, 8:24 AM

Arson charges for man rescued at Compadres fire
Palo Alto police arrested a man Saturday night, Nov. 10, on suspicion of starting two fires that afternoon within 50 minutes of each other along El Camino Real. Monday, 9:00 AM | 8 comments

Palo Alto audit finds flaws in code enforcement
Palo Alto's ever evolving and much maligned code-enforcement program will face fresh scrutiny from city leaders next week after a new audit from the office of City Auditor Harriet Richardson uncovered a rash of problems and inconsistencies with the ways the city accepts and resolves complaints. Monday, 8:13 AM | 16 comments

Webcast: Analyzing the election
Palo Alto Weekly journalists analyze the results so far in the general election, including the clear winners, the race outcome that's still pending and the significance of local voters' choices. Monday, 8:13 AM

Off Deadline: Does Palo Alto really need a 'Parking Entrapment Zone'?
Given what Palo Alto collects in parking-ticket revenues, can't the city afford to post modest signs in front of each restricted space so they are clearly visible to the person behind the wheel? Tuesday, 8:25 AM | 39 comments

President Hotel tenants worry over uncertain future

Structure fire erupts at former Compadres Bar and Grill site

Sea lion found outside shelter

Nearly 800 rally to keep Mueller investigation open

New leader picked to head Silicon Valley Community Foundation

Editorial: The voters speak

PUBLIC AGENDA: State exam performance report; grade-separation analysis review

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