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New homeless census shows a spike in population living in vehicles
The percentage of people living in their vehicles in Santa Clara County has more than doubled in the past two years, accounting... Last comment 10 hours ago | 29 comments

Teens punch, attempt to rob man at gunpoint on Stanford campus
Three teens accused of punching and attempting to rob a man at Stanford University on Monday were arrested by police near... Last comment on Jul 17, 2019 at 11:30 am | 27 comments

Living on four wheels: The people inside the RVs on Palo Alto's El Camino Real
The more than 40 recreational vehicles parked along El Camino Real, just outside Stanford University, have been deemed eyesores... Last comment on Jul 17, 2019 at 12:11 pm | 61 comments

Experts sound the alarm on 2020 election-meddling
Will deception on social media sites like Facebook and Twitter be a major threat in the upcoming 2020 election? According... Last comment on Jul 15, 2019 at 10:44 am | 10 comments

 
 
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Stanford lightweight rowing earned a bid to the Intercollegiate Rowing Association (IRA) Championships on Tuesday. Photo courtesy of Stanford Athletics. Submitted by Rick Eymer on May 21, 2019

 
 
 
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Road rage incident evolves into armed robbery outside Stanford Shopping Center
A road rage incident between two drivers fueled into an armed robbery in which one them lost their cellphone at the Stanford Shopping Center parking lot in Palo Alto on Thursday morning, police said. Thursday, 5:27 PM | 3 comments

New Stanford Hospital readies for its fall opening
The new Stanford Hospital, a seven-story, plus-shaped complex that has been more than a decade in the making, is in the home stretch before its fall debut. Thursday, 3:52 PM | 2 comments

Palo Alto hires new chief transportation official, taps new fire chief
Philip Kamhi, who had previously managed Palo Alto's parking programs, will return to City Hall to head the new Office of Transportation; Geoffrey "Geo" Blackshire has been tapped to serve as permanent fire chief, the city announced. Thursday, 12:52 PM | 11 comments

Castilleja's ambitious development plan would create significant traffic woes
With project plans still winding their way through the Palo Alto process, the school is entering a critical phase of the application review with the city's July 17 release of the much-anticipated draft environmental-impact report. Wednesday, 5:00 PM | 54 comments

Palo Alto woman drowns while hiking with her family
A Palo Alto woman drowned on Wednesday while hiking with her family in the Feather River Canyon in Plumas County, according to the Plumas County Sheriff's Office. Thursday, 1:35 PM | 2 comments

Skyline murder suspect to receive mental health evaluation
Malik Dosouqi, the Pacifica man charged with two murders along Skyline Boulevard in June, will be evaluated by doctors about whether he is fit to stand trial. Thursday, 12:09 PM

Noose found at Stanford prompts investigation
Stanford University is investigating how a noose ended up tied to a tall bush near a residence for summer students over the weekend, university staff said in a statement. Wednesday, 3:11 PM | 3 comments

Man gropes woman after concert at Stanford's Frost Amphitheater

The Peninsula food scene gets its own newsletter

Lead paint companies owe $305M under settlement reached with 10 counties, cities

Caltrain proposes fare increases starting in 2020

Teens punch, attempt to rob man while armed at Stanford

New homeless census shows a spike in population living in vehicles

Episode 190: Who are the RV dwellers?

California wants to allow credit cards at the DMV, but it'll cost you a fee

No Bay Area ICE raids occur following federal court order

Living on four wheels: The people inside the RVs on Palo Alto's El Camino Real

East Palo Alto eyes multiple strategies for shrinking the housing gap

PUBLIC AGENDA: Newell Road Bridge replacement; Temporary art at Cal. Ave. garage

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