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Just three weeks ago, it was hard to imagine the imminent human and economic impacts of the COVID-19 crisis. Yet here we... Last comment on Jun 9, 2020 at 10:46 am | 43 comments

Un-forgetting the segregationist history of Palo Alto (and Daly City, and San Francisco, and…)
Richard Rothstein presents the Bay Area as Exhibit A of how tangible segregationist housing policy had been implemented in... Last comment 18 hours ago | 29 comments

The school year starts in 49 days. Board members urge staff to prepare for 'robust' distance learning.
Board members voiced support Tuesday for preparing for the chance that secondary schools will have to practice remote learning... Last comment on Jul 1, 2020 at 1:17 am | 118 comments

Federal lawsuit alleges Palo Alto police engaged in pattern of abuse
An attorney for the man who suffered a facial injury during an arrest in front of Happy Donuts is alleging in a federal lawsuit... Last comment on Jun 30, 2020 at 5:48 pm | 18 comments

 
 
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One message split 16 ways: Artists behind Black Lives Matter mural ask what more will be done beyond street art
Right now, the public can visit Hamilton Avenue in front of City Hall to see a nearly 245-foot-long and 17-foot-tall vibrant street mural reflecting the global Black Lives Matter movement as seen through the eyes of 16 artists. Wednesday, 5:31 PM | 4 comments

Under district's proposed reopening plan, here's what schools will look like this fall
Palo Alto Unified's plan for reopening schools this fall proposes having elementary school students returning to campuses in person while middle and high schoolers will likely be primarily learning remotely. Tuesday, 9:38 PM | 87 comments

Palo Alto launches educational series on police operations, use-of-force policies
The Police Department is kicking off a series of online briefings Wednesday to discuss issues such as use-of-force policies and Taser deployments. Tuesday, 9:29 PM | 8 comments

'In-person instruction is essential.' County issues guide for reopening schools
County guidelines for reopening schools released on Tuesday work to balance in-person classes and the potential health risks of offering it. Tuesday, 5:40 PM | 28 comments

Effort to lower voting age faces its biggest obstacle: A City Council on vacation
Proponents of lowering the voting age in Palo Alto argue that it would improve turnout, strengthen democracy and enhance civic engagement. Wednesday, 9:55 AM | 16 comments

Coronavirus central: Santa Clara county reports 210 new cases
The coronavirus continues to take its toll on the Midpeninsula. On Wednesday, Santa Clara County reported 4,572 cases and 158 deaths. San Mateo County had 3,311 cases and 108 deaths as of Tuesday. Wednesday, 1:24 PM | 31 comments

Federal lawsuit alleges police engaged in pattern of abuse
An attorney for the man who suffered a facial injury during an arrest in front of Happy Donuts is alleging in a federal suit that the violent incident is part of a broader trend of deception by Palo Alto police. Monday, 4:48 PM | 18 comments

Tri-city fireworks summit examines enforcement, culture change

Un-forgetting the segregationist history of Palo Alto (and Daly City, and San Francisco, and…)

Half of Stanford undergrads to return to campus this fall, but they'll still mostly learn online

The cost of COVID-19 drug remdesivir: $2,340 to $3,120 per patient

Police chiefs, community leaders tackle systemic racism as calls for change get louder

Santa Clara County previews new COVID-19 reopening plan

PUBLIC AGENDA: Report on Zero Waste Program; discussion on programs promoting electric cars

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