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Stanford fires back at county over new housing requirements
Stanford University pushed back this week against Santa Clara County's proposed housing requirements as part of Stanford's... Last comment 3 hours ago | 18 comments

Palo Alto veers away from lawsuit against Federal Aviation Administration
Despite rising community frustrations about airplane noise, the Palo Alto City Council decided Monday night not to launch... Last comment 33 minutes ago | 46 comments

Proposal for RV-parking zones gains momentum in Palo Alto
After failing five years ago, Palo Alto is once again exploring the idea of establishing overnight parking zones for recreational... Last comment 1 hour ago | 38 comments

City looks to ban plastic straws, produce bags
Plastic straws, disposable utensils and beverage stirrers may soon be on their way out of Palo Alto as part of the city's... Last comment on Jun 13, 2019 at 4:02 pm | 51 comments

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New Stanford study stresses benefits of paternity leave
Paid leave from work following the birth of a child has long centered on mothers. But new research from Stanford University shows that when fathers are also allowed time off from work, it can benefit mother and child, too. Saturday, 9:00 AM | 2 comments

Episode 187: The plastic ban; Hacker sentenced
Weekly journalists break down Palo Alto's new ban on plastic straws and produce bags and recap this week's sentencing of Ross Colby, who in 2015 hacked into and temporarily took down Palo Alto Online and its four sister websites. Friday, 6:08 PM

Man accused of 1974 cold-case killing near Stanford campus pleads not guilty
A 74-year-old man accused of murdering two 21-year-old women whose strangled bodies were found on Stanford University property about a year apart in the 1970s pleaded not guilty to first-degree murder in one of the cases on Friday. Friday, 5:10 PM

Stanford graduate-to-be, 70, hopes doctorate degree will inspire his peers
For Alan Zorn, who at 70 is the oldest person in his class, graduating with a doctorate in aeronautics and astronautics from Stanford University this Sunday only makes him hungry for more. Saturday, 9:54 AM

Study: Build a new Newell Road Bridge that's twice as wide
The effort to replace Newell Street Bridge received a boost this month with the release of a long-awaited analysis for the project that aims to reconcile competing views and pave the way for construction to begin next year. Friday, 6:36 AM | 17 comments

After questions, school district decides not to renew contract with controversial law firm
When the school board replaced a controversial law firm Lozano Smith in 2017, board members expected their former attorneys would not be receiving any new work from the district. Staff, however, continued to consult with them. Friday, 8:09 AM | 11 comments

Nursing assistant accused of sexual assault arrested
A woman recovering from surgery at Webster House Medical Center reported she was sexually assaulted by a nursing assistant who was arrested early Thursday morning and has since been terminated from his job. Thursday, 4:37 PM

Attempted robberies leave pedestrians injured on East Palo Alto overpass

Police searching for man who gave woman unwanted kiss at Stanford campus

Hacker to pay Palo Alto Online $27K in restitution

Ex-Stanford sailing coach in college-admissions scam gets no prison time, $10K fine

Stanford fires back at county over new housing requirements

City, school district at odds on pace of redeveloping Cubberley

Proposal for RV-parking zones gains momentum

Palo Alto Community Fund awards a record $457K on its 40th anniversary

PUBLIC AGENDA: Votes on city budget, 'PAUSD Promise' Plan

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