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Proposed law could block President Hotel conversion
Faced with a public outcry about insufficient transparency and misplaced priorities, Palo Alto officials backed away Monday... Last comment 0 hours ago | 49 comments

City prepares for smaller council
The city will find out if it can improve efficiency when the voter-approved reduction in council seats becomes a reality... Last comment on Dec 12, 2018 at 3:08 pm | 34 comments

Editorial: A stealth agenda for President Hotel
In a perfect demonstration of what is wrong with Palo Alto city government these days, an attempt to sneak through a series... Last comment 1 hour ago | 58 comments

Palo Alto again eyes City Hall upgrades
After balking earlier this year, Palo Alto officials are preparing to move ahead with significant technological upgrades... Last comment on Dec 10, 2018 at 1:32 pm | 13 comments

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Man fatally shot in East Palo Alto early Thursday morning
A 19-year-old man was fatally shot in East Palo Alto on Beech Street, marking the city's third homicide this year, police said Thursday. Thursday, 8:10 AM | 4 comments

Rail redesign sparks new ideas for downtown
As Palo Alto gets closer to picking its preferred option for separating railroad tracks from surface streets at four intersections, city officials and community members are also preparing to rethink key segments of major roads, including University Avenue and Embarcadero Road. Thursday, 9:25 AM | 12 comments

Man arrested in connection with fatal Menlo Park stabbing
Menlo Park police arrested a 36-year-old man suspected of fatally stabbing a woman in her home in the 900 block of Valparaiso Avenue on Wednesday night, according to a police department press release. Thursday, 10:19 AM

Opinion: Keeping options open: Integrating rail and community
Palo Alto is facing potentially its biggest capital project since the construction of Oregon Expressway in 1962: the re-building of the Caltrain corridor through Palo Alto, particularly the rail crossings. Thursday, 2:13 PM | 1 comments

Shake Shack Palo Alto to open this weekend
The wait is over. East Coast burger favorite Shake Shack will open its first Bay Area location this Saturday, Dec. 15, at Stanford Shopping Center in Palo Alto. Thursday, 9:44 AM | 2 comments

Suit: Sutter, medical foundation made false Medicare claims
The U.S. Attorney's Office has joined a lawsuit against Sutter Health and the Palo Alto Medical Foundation accusing the health care providers of knowingly submitting wrong or inaccurate diagnosis codes for some Medicare payments, the U.S. Justice Department announced on Tuesday. Wednesday, 3:56 PM | 14 comments

Palo Alto teacher dies after officer-involved shooting
Kyle Hart, a teacher at Frank S. Greene Middle School in Palo Alto, died Monday after he was shot by a police officer called to his Redwood City home in response to his attempted suicide.
Wednesday, 2:02 PM | 21 comments

New deal to keep Rinconada Masters in the pool

Proposed law could block President Hotel conversion

East Palo Alto post office moving to shopping center

Google buys SSL site for $70M

Palo Alto approves raises for utility managers

Man rescued from fires pleads guilty to arson

VIDEO: Update on Stanford's expansion plan

From almost dropouts to career seekers

'Tis the season for giving

PUBLIC AGENDA: Rinconada Pool agreement; school budget study session

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