Palo Alto Online If it is local and useful, it is on en-us Copyright 2023 Palo Alto Online <![CDATA[Police calls: A felony threat with intent to terrorize, grand theft]]> The following list captures recent reports of crimes made to Palo Alto police for the week of May 6 - 12. In total, 14 people were arrested. ]]> <![CDATA[Police: Reported gunshot noises were likely fireworks]]> About 10 loud bangs that Palo Alto residents heard and reported to police on early Friday morning were likely fireworks, police Sgt. Dan Pojanamat said.]]> <![CDATA[PUBLIC AGENDA: Ventura area plan, rental registry, 4-story mixed-use building]]> A preview of Palo Alto government meetings for the week of May 29. ]]> <![CDATA[Find out which public services are closed this Memorial Day]]> Memorial Day is coming up, and many public services will be closed or operating on modified schedules.]]> <![CDATA[Dangerous crossing worse than ever, Palo Alto residents say]]> Screeching brakes and crumpling metal are still a continual occurrence at one dangerous Palo Alto intersection, despite nearby residents' complaints to the city. And the situation is only get worse, they say. ]]> <![CDATA[Developer advances plan for condo project on San Antonio Road]]> After receiving encouraging feedback last year, a developer is pushing ahead with 76-condominium project on a portion of San Antonio Road that Palo Alto is hoping to turn into a residential community.]]> <![CDATA[2 Palo Alto teachers and a disabled student injured during violent struggle]]> A serious incident in which two teachers and a student with disabilities were badly injured in early May has prompted Palo Alto Unified teachers to demand more help managing student behavior. ]]> <![CDATA[New bike tunnels eyed as part of Palo Alto's ambitious rail redesign]]> In its long journey to completely redesign its rail crossings, Palo Alto is now queuing up plans to build underpasses for pedestrian and bikes first so that they'll be able to cross under the tracks even as roadway work progresses. ]]> <![CDATA[District: Advanced math class will earn college, but not high school, credit]]> Responding to complaints swirling about an advanced math class, Palo Alto Unified School District issued a definitively worded letter on May 19 stating what it would and wouldn't offer with respect to multivariable calculus.]]> <![CDATA[Palo Alto inks deal with Caltrain for assistance with rail redesign]]> As Palo Alto moves ahead with plans to redesign three local rail crossings, city leaders have agreed to pay Caltrain for assistance with the complex and expensive effort.]]> <![CDATA[Palo Alto council pushes to fund more services as revenues grow]]> Emboldened by a brightening economic outlook, the Palo Alto City Council signaled on Monday its desire to further expand library hours, electrify the city's vehicle fleet and fund area plans for downtown and San Antonio Road.]]>