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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... Last comment 5 hours ago | 64 comments

Palo Alto hires new chief transportation officer, 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... Last comment 9 hours ago | 17 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 23 hours ago | 64 comments

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Discovery of noose leads Stanford to offer support services
Stanford University has tapped on several campus offices to offer support services for students and staff affected by the discovery of a noose found hanging from a bush near one of the residence halls earlier this month. Monday, 3:05 PM | 5 comments

Episode 191: Introducing the Peninsula Foodist
Meet the Peninsula Foodist, aka Weekly education reporter Elena Kadvany. On July 17, she launched a new e-newsletter covering the Peninsula dining scene, from parking-lot food stands to Michelin-starred restaurants. Friday, 3:32 PM

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. Friday, 10:50 AM | 8 comments

East Palo Alto refocuses on affordable-housing program, as crisis continues
As East Palo Alto seeks to increase its stock of affordable housing, it is revitalizing its below-market-rate housing program with the help of a longtime ally: East Palo Alto Community Alliance Development Organization. Friday, 11:59 AM | 4 comments

Rep. Eshoo to hold town hall meeting in Mountain View
U.S. Congresswoman Anna Eshoo, D-Palo Alto, is set to hold a community town hall meeting on Monday, July 22, from 7 to 8:30 p.m. at the Mountain View Community Center. Monday, 8:38 AM

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 | 3 comments

New 'inclusive' playground planned for Rinconada Park
Inspired by the success of the Magical Bridge playground in Mitchell Park, Palo Alto officials are preparing to open the city's second "inclusive" playground as part of an upcoming renovation of Rinconada Park. Friday, 7:10 AM | 3 comments

Guest Opinion: Is racism also a local problem?

Skyline murder suspect to receive mental health evaluation

Palo Alto hires new chief transportation official, taps new fire chief

Road rage turns into armed robbery outside Stanford Shopping Center

Castilleja's ambitious development plan would create significant traffic woes

Around Town: Local girl wins 'Chopped Junior,' new group aims to steer rail redesign in right direction

PUBLIC AGENDA: Access to Foothill Park; evaluation of former Portage Avenue cannery

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