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Under threat of lawsuit, school district releases documents
For the second time in as many years, it took a threat of legal action from the Palo Alto Weekly to compel the Palo Alto... Last comment 18 hours ago | 35 comments

Palo Alto sees a rash of car burglaries
A series of car burglaries was recorded in Palo Alto from Nov. 5 to this past Monday, all of which occurred near the city's... Last comment 17 hours ago | 40 comments

School board asks for Stanford to mitigate growth
The Palo Alto school board unanimously approved a resolution Wednesday night asking the Santa Clara County Board of Supervisors... Last comment 20 hours ago | 19 comments

Off Deadline: Does Palo Alto really need a 'Parking Entrapment Zone'?
I seldom get parking tickets. I deeply respect time limits, permit parking and especially handicapped-parking spaces. Read... Last comment on Nov 17, 2018 at 5:45 pm | 70 comments

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"Exhibit on U.S. presidents"
Life-sized cutouts of Abraham Lincoln, Bill Clinton and other U.S. presidents are scattered in an exhibit on display at Walter Hays Elementary School on Feb. 20, 2018. Photo by Connie Jo Cotton. Submitted by Jamey Padojino on Feb 21, 2018


Weekly earns eight awards in Bay Area journalism contest
The Palo Alto Weekly's editorial staff collected eight awards in this year's Greater Bay Area Journalism Contest for a public affairs program, continuing coverage, an entertainment review, a light feature story and serious feature stories. Sunday, 8:56 AM | 3 comments

Bay Area air quality expected to worsen Sunday
Smoke from the Camp Fire in Butte County, which has cast a pall over the entire Bay Area for more than a week, isn't expected to dissipate significantly until at least Wednesday, according to the Bay Area Air Quality Management District. Saturday, 8:15 PM | 16 comments

Ashlund concedes to Dharap in school board race
Special-education advocate Stacey Ashlund conceded the second open seat on the Palo Alto school board to attorney Shounak Dharap on Friday afternoon. Friday, 5:56 PM | 6 comments

Webcast: Treating postpartum mood disorders
Psychiatrist Nirmaljit Dhami, medical director of El Camino Hospital's Maternal Outreach Mood Services program, discusses the signs, symptoms and treatment for postpartum mood disorders, which affect one in five mothers after childbirth. Friday, 5:20 PM

Locals cope with lingering smoky conditions
Many Palo Alto residents are spending more time indoors this week, skipping their regular activities as smoky conditions caused by the Camp Fire in Butte County nearly 200 miles away persist on the Peninsula. Friday, 4:51 PM | 16 comments

Around Town: Can you hear me now?; don't fall for it
In the latest Around Town column, the city's chief information officer has been accused of violating a state conflict-of-interest law and local agencies are warning the public of scammers. Saturday, 8:47 AM | 1 comments

Man in phantom mask burglarizes businesses
A man wearing a "Phantom of the Opera" mask allegedly burglarized at least four Palo Alto businesses early Wednesday morning, Palo Alto police said in a press release. Friday, 12:35 PM | 1 comments

Local mothers speak out about postpartum depression

Under threat of lawsuit, school district releases documents

Sister-in-law to face trial in Palo Alto killing

Weekly launches annual Holiday Fund charitable drive

School board asks for Stanford to mitigate growth

Spare the Air alert extended, schools close due to smoke

Teen arrested for East Palo Alto shooting

Fire Department prepares for influx in medical-response calls

Ways to help Camp Fire victims

PUBLIC AGENDA: Expanding use of recycled water; utilities tech plan

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