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Housing advocates seek seats on commission
Thirteen Palo Alto residents, including two former mayors and numerous prominent housing advocates, are vying for two seats... Last comment 5 hours ago | 30 comments

Election 2018: Council contenders
This year's five candidates for Palo Alto City Council offer a blend of the familiar and the new. Read the full story here... Last comment on Oct 13, 2018 at 2:37 pm | 13 comments

Editorial: Filseth, DuBois and Cormack for City Council
For a more productive council that hopefully will focus on solutions rather than political gamesmanship or personal insults,... Last comment 1 hour ago | 180 comments

Editorial: Ken Dauber, Shounak Dharap for Palo Alto school board
With the strongest board in decades and a new management team, the Palo Alto school district is in the process of a desperately... Last comment on Oct 8, 2018 at 12:51 pm | 41 comments

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"Dancing Little Girl"
At a Palo Alto Martin Luther King Jr. Day event, this very little girl was boogieing along with the singer of "Redemption Song." Submitted by Mitchell Zimmerman on Jan 16, 2017


Crescent Park traffic report analyzes depth of concerns
Seeking to persuade the Palo Alto City Council to take traffic congestion seriously, Crescent Park residents have conducted their own survey to gauge feelings, identify the problems and to offer some potential solutions. Monday, 8:22 AM | 42 comments

Palo Alto approves bond sales to fund Cal. Ave. garage
Palo Alto's plan to build a six-level garage near California Avenue advanced on Oct. 15 when the City Council authorized the issuance of up to $50 million in bonds to finance the construction of the long-awaited project. Monday, 8:22 AM | 7 comments

Webcast: East Palo Alto Election
Weekly journalists discuss the East Palo Alto City Council race and the city's Measure HH commercial business tax, which could bring funding for building new housing and job training. Monday, 8:22 AM

Local priests accused of sexual misconduct
Eight priests with ties to Midpeninsula parishes are among the 15 clergy members accused of sexual abuse against children dating back to the 1960s, according to a list released Thursday by the Diocese of San Jose. Friday, 1:48 PM | 27 comments

Housing advocates seek seats on commission
Thirteen Palo Alto residents, including two former mayors and numerous prominent housing advocates, are vying for two seats that will soon open up on the city's Planning and Transportation Commission. Friday, 9:39 AM | 30 comments

Palo Alto neighbors may see relief from noise
A Menlo Park business that nearby Palo Alto residents say has been a nuisance for three years must cease holding events at its offices, Menlo Park officials said in a letter to the company. Friday, 6:54 AM | 12 comments

Palo Alto High robotics coach resigns after complaints
Paly computer science teacher and robotics coach Kathleen Krier, who had been placed on paid leave following complaints about her behavior with the robotics team, has resigned, Superintendent Don Austin confirmed. Thursday, 6:04 PM | 29 comments

Column: Faster trains are barreling toward Palo Alto

Editorial: Re-elect Sheriff Laurie Smith

Plan for train trench faces obstacles in south Palo Alto

Around Town: Getting acquainted; downtown denial

Election 2018: Ravenswood board candidates

Palo Alto voter's guide to Nov. 6 election

PUBLIC AGENDA: Traffic town hall; school goals

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