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Palo Alto prepares to adopt new priorities
The Palo Alto City Council is preparing to adopt new priorities for 2018, even as it acknowledges the need to stay focused... Last comment 1 hour ago | 12 comments

For new bike boulevard, it's not smooth sailing
Palo Alto's effort to turn a street into a bicycle-friendly boulevard is encountering a chorus of complaints from residents... Last comment 2 hours ago | 94 comments

Webcast: Ross Road Bicycle Boulevard
Chris Corrao, a city of Palo Alto senior transportation planner, explains the reasons behind street modifications on Ross... Last comment 1 hour ago | 32 comments

Editorial: The risks of secrecy
A new policy at the Palo Alto school district is a clever attempt to appear to construct safeguards against improper influence... Last comment 2 hours ago | 20 comments

 
 
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Palo Alto History Museum gets one more chance
The opportunity for the Palo Alto History Museum to inhabit the historic Roth Building could soon draw to a close if its board can't come up with $1.75 million by November 2018, a frustrated Palo Alto City Council decided on Monday night. Tuesday, 4:43 PM

Council approves pared-down sustainability plan
The City Council approved a four-pronged revision to its 2018-2020 Sustainability Implementation Plan on Monday, which will initially focus on reducing carbon dioxide and protecting potable water sources. Tuesday, 10:19 AM | 3 comments

Board to add advisory group to superintendent search
Palo Alto Unified's search for a new superintendent will be slightly different this time around, with the added involvement of community members and staff who will meet the final candidates and serve in an advisory capacity to the school board. Tuesday, 3:30 PM

City prepares to adopt priorities
The Palo Alto City Council is preparing to adopt new priorities for 2018, even as it acknowledges the need to stay focused on the issues of traffic and housing, which have dominated discussions throughout the past year. Monday, 10:37 AM | 12 comments

Spare the Air alerts issued
Bay Area air quality officials have issued Winter Spare the Air Alerts banning the burning of solid fuels on both Wednesday and Thursday. Tuesday, 2:32 PM | 2 comments

VIDEO: Ross Road changes
Chris Corrao, a city of Palo Alto senior transportation planner, explains the reasons behind street modifications on Ross Road and various methods to improve traffic and bicycle safety. Monday, 8:19 AM | 32 comments

Small fire displaces seven
Seven residents were displaced by a kitchen fire at the Opportunity Center on Saturday that resulted in significant water damage, a fire official said. Tuesday, 9:32 AM

District log reveals reports, complaints of discrimination

New bike boulevard faces criticism

Police ID man wanted in Menlo Park shooting

Holiday Fund: The gift of knowledge

Around Town: pricey landscaping

Editorial: The risks of secrecy

Palo Alto looks to loosen rules for taxi fares

Where to give for the holidays

PUBLIC AGENDA: History Museum update; taxicab ordinance

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The holidays are here!

From live music to a visit with Santa, here's a look at some local holiday activities to help you get into the spirit of the season.

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