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Maybell Avenue development moves ahead
A developer's plan to build 16 homes on a former orchard site on Maybell Avenue scored a major victory Thursday morning,... Last comment 6 hours ago | 9 comments

Five-story hotel eyed for Su Hong site
The latest hotel proposal on south El Camino Real in Palo Alto calls for a five-story hotel to take over a site currently... Last comment on Jul 20, 2017 at 11:32 am | 24 comments

Bring back traffic enforcement now, please!
We desperately need a team of officers around to enforce the traffic laws in Palo Alto. The latest insanity has been... Last comment 22 hours ago | 40 comments

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City cracks down on tenants at First Baptist
The city has sent out notices to First Baptist Church and to 11 organizations that rent space within the Old Palo Alto neighborhood workship place, informing them that they are violating the zoning code. Friday, 6:54 AM | 25 comments

Stanford buys homes in College Terrace, raising questions
In order to meet the housing needs of its faculty, Stanford University has stepped up buying single-family homes throughout Palo Alto and other nearby cities in the last two years, according to county records. Friday, 6:54 AM | 20 comments

New affordable-housing project proposed in Ventura
The nonprofit Palo Alto Housing is hoping for a better reception -- and outcome -- for its new proposal: a 67-unit development on El Camino Real, in the Ventura neighborhood. Friday, 6:54 AM | 12 comments

Community Notebook: East Palo Alto Resource Fair
Twenty local organizations will provide information on immigration resources available to community members at a community resource fair in East Palo Alto on Sunday afternoon. Friday, 9:49 AM

Court declines to lift injunction blocking sanctuary cities order
A federal judge in San Francisco Thursday denied a request by President Donald Trump's administration to lift an injunction blocking the president's executive order on sanctuary cities. Friday, 2:02 PM

Maybell project moves ahead
A developer's plan to build 16 homes on a former orchard site on Maybell Avenue scored a major victory Thursday morning, when Palo Alto's Architectural Review Board signed off on the project. Thursday, 9:53 AM | 9 comments

Rape reported at Stanford
The Stanford University Department of Public Safety is investigating an alleged rape that occurred at a student residence on campus early Wednesday morning. Thursday, 8:22 AM | 9 comments

Around Town: staged protest, retail woes

Pastor accused of molesting teens pleads not guilty

Community Notebook: Eshoo town hall meeting

Proposal to change strict water-leak policy gains traction

Hotel eyed for Su Hong site

Felon arrested after three-car crash, manhunt

PUBLIC AGENDA: proposed dog park; Stanford GUP application

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