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Commissioners split over affordable-housing zone
A proposal to create a new zoning district to promote construction of affordable-housing developments in Palo Alto hit a... Last comment 13 hours ago | 36 comments

Family sues school district for potato-gun injuries
The parents of a Palo Alto Unified School District student who faces long-term eye damage from an injury sustained during... Last comment 1 hour ago | 20 comments

Editorial: Missing a housing opportunity
The single greatest obstacle to creating additional housing in Palo Alto for anyone other than highly paid professionals... Last comment 12 hours ago | 13 comments

Flustered over airplane noise
As airplane noise continues to plague Palo Alto, city officials agreed on Tuesday night to seek alliances, lobby hard and... Last comment 56 minutes ago | 59 comments

 
 
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Palo Alto Utilities tries to keep pace with technological change
Palo Alto Utilities is having difficulty recruiting and retaining workers, while simultaneously contending with a rapidly changing technological landscape and growing customer demands. Saturday, 8:56 AM

VIDEO: Airplane-noise update
Palo Alto Deputy City Manager Michelle Poché Flaherty discusses the topic of worsening airplane noise -- and Palo Alto's response to the problem -- with Weekly journalists. Friday, 5:16 PM | 1 comments

Developer sues College Terrace Market owners
The now-defunct College Terrace Market was apparently facing steep financial challenges, a lawsuit filed in January against the store's owners indicates. Friday, 6:44 AM | 21 comments

County seeks rescue plan for preschool services
The fate of the Ravenswood City School District's state-funded preschool program hangs in the balance as the district negotiates with the county and state to assume operations of the Child Development Center in East Palo Alto. Friday, 9:41 AM | 5 comments

Lawyer enters recall race
Despite the fact that attorney Angela Storey opposes the effort to recall Santa Clara County Superior Court Judge Aaron Persky, she has decided to run for his seat. Friday, 12:57 PM | 2 comments

Repairs begin at Buena Vista Mobile Home Park
Leaking pipes, faulty electrical switches and other badly needed repairs are underway this month at more than 100 homes in Buena Vista Mobile Home Park. Friday, 6:43 AM | 8 comments

Editorial: Missing a housing opportunity
The single greatest obstacle to creating additional housing in Palo Alto for anyone other than highly paid professionals is the high cost of land. Friday, 6:42 AM | 13 comments

Avenidas Lifetimes of Achievement honorees named

What's open, closed on Presidents Day

Airplane noise flusters city

Commission debates affordable-housing zone

Stanford's Zimbardo asks: Is President Trump mentally ill?

Union agrees to reallocate bonus to schools

City takes stand against Wiener's housing bill

PUBLIC AGENDA: hydroelectric rate-adjustment; draft Eichler guidelines

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