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Google pledges $1 billion for rapid new housing growth in Bay Area
As the housing crisis reaches new levels of despair, Google is launching a $1 billion campaign to reverse the trend. The... Last comment 21 hours ago | 18 comments

He was a married hospital technician and a Boy Scouts leader. Was former Palo Alto resident John Getreu also a serial killer?
Some who have known John Arthur Getreu have seen a seemingly normal person who volunteered with civic groups. But others... Last comment on Jun 22, 2019 at 10:54 am | 11 comments

Editorial: As county review proceeds, Stanford should focus on public's desire to see future development impacts contained on the campus
The first test of whether Santa Clara County policymakers are willing to back up the recommendations of its planning staff... Last comment on Jun 23, 2019 at 9:50 am | 14 comments

Palo Alto bans new cell towers next to public schools
Bowing to concerns from a group of residents, the Palo Alto City Council agreed this week to ban the installation of wireless... Last comment 1 hour ago | 18 comments

 
 
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Car dealership gets green light for former Ming's site
A contentious proposal to build a Mercedes-Benz and Audi dealership in the Baylands won the City Council's approval Monday night, despite concerns from citizens and major reservations from the city's Architectural Review Board. Tuesday, 1:01 AM | 12 comments

Stanford pitches $4.7B deal to county for campus expansion
Stanford University offered the county a deal on Monday that would commit $4.7 billion toward housing, transportation projects and public schools in exchange for approval of the university's expansion plans. Monday, 5:59 PM | 8 comments

Jones Mortuary could be uprooted for office building
East Palo Alto's only funeral home, Jones Mortuary, could be razed and replaced by a multistory office building, according to city documents. Monday, 5:06 PM | 7 comments

Skyline murder suspect declines to enter plea, asks for time
Malik Dosouqi, the suspect in two separate homicides on Skyline Boulevard near Woodside on July 17 and 18, declined to enter a plea at his arraignment in San Mateo County Superior Court on Monday. Monday, 5:18 PM

Webcast: On the trail of a killer
Palo Alto Weekly journalists discuss the cases against John Arthur Getreu, 74, a convicted killer and rapist who is charged with two murders of young women on Stanford University land in the 1970s. Friday, 3:55 PM

He was a married hospital technician and a Boy Scouts leader. Was former Palo Alto resident John Getreu also a serial killer?
Some who have known John Arthur Getreu have seen a seemingly normal person who volunteered with civic groups. But others have harbored deep suspicions that Getreu was a violent predator who could be getting away with murder. Friday, 6:46 AM | 11 comments

County to open new clinic with Planned Parenthood
Santa Clara County will be teaming up with Planned Parenthood on a new clinic in Mountain View slated to open in September, though its it's unclear what exactly the county will provide in its carve-out of the facility. Monday, 11:11 AM

Palo Alto eager to start work on new bike bridge over Adobe Creek

East Palo Alto to add affordable homes, new transit connections with $20M grant

With sexual misconduct reports going down, school district restructures Title IX office

Editorial: Stanford should focus on public's desire to see future development impacts contained on the campus

After 81 years, Palo Alto Host Lions Club shuts down

Opinion: It's time to take Cubberley 'co-design' to a higher level

VTA union rejects offer, may go on strike

Palo Alto marks Pride Month with events celebrating LGBTQ community

PUBLIC AGENDA: Vote on new car dealership; eliminating library fines

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