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Hope fades for housing at Fry's site
With its ambitious effort to revitalize the Ventura neighborhood in danger of faltering, Palo Alto officials agreed on Monday... Last comment 5 hours ago | 33 comments

School district raises questions about Palo Alto's intention to renew Cubberley lease
The city of Palo Alto and school district's joint effort to redevelop Cubberley Community Center has hit a bump, with questions... Last comment 6 hours ago | 21 comments

Planning commissioners kick back Castilleja draft environmental impact report for additions
Finding gaps in the Draft Environmental Impact Report for Castilleja School's planned expansion, Palo Alto's Planning and... Last comment 5 hours ago | 41 comments

Longtime Palo Alto free lunch, dinner program for the needy ends
Homeless people who have been eating free lunches and dinners through the Breaking Bread program in Palo Alto now have to... Last comment on Aug 21, 2019 at 12:35 pm | 12 comments

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City joins call for governance change at VTA
Palo Alto this week endorsed a scathing report calling for governance changes at the Santa Clara County Valley Transportation Authority, though the city has yet to determine what reforms it wants to see. Thursday, 9:55 AM | 4 comments

Family of Armenian boy being treated at Stanford for rare disease may be forced to leave
An Armenian family is trying to change their visa status to allow them to stay and work in the U.S. so their 19-month-old son can continue to receive treatment for spinal muscular atrophy. Wednesday, 9:50 AM | 6 comments

Survey: Nearly one in three Santa Clara County teens have tried vaping
While cigarette use among high school students in Santa Clara County has hit an all-time low, vaping is on the rise, a survey released Wednesday has found. Wednesday, 2:35 PM | 4 comments

Menlo Park man accused of sexual assault of minors arrested again
Randolph Haldeman, who was arrested last month on allegations of sexually assaulting children and then released on bail, was arrested Wednesday at his Menlo Park home on 20 sexual assault charges. Thursday, 8:48 AM | 2 comments

Online program helps East Palo Alto mayor fulfill dream of earning a bachelor's degree
East Palo Alto Mayor Lisa Gauthier can officially add college graduate to her list of accomplishments after achieving her lifelong goal of earning a bachelor's degree earlier this month. Wednesday, 4:05 PM | 2 comments

Palo Alto looks to business tax to fund shuttles, rail improvements
As Palo Alto prepares to join the recent wave of cities that have adopted a business tax, transportation is emerging as the highest priority for how the revenues would be used. Wednesday, 9:57 AM | 15 comments

Arts festival features functional, beautiful pieces for the home
The Palo Alto Festival of the Arts, taking place this weekend in downtown Palo Alto, features the creations of 300 artists with works that can add up to many opportunities for that "double look." Wednesday, 8:24 AM

Hope fades for housing at Fry's site

Superintendent: District to use data to solve ongoing issues

Newsom signs landmark police use-of-force bill

School district raises questions about city's intention to renew Cubberley lease

Longtime free lunch, dinner program for the needy ends

Episode 195: Palo Alto's superintendent, one year in

Fissures emerge between East Palo Alto school trustees

PUBLIC AGENDA: City responds to VTA governance report; Study session on school facilities

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