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SCHOOLS & KIDS

School board candidate misrepresents his STEM program

Christopher Boyd, who is running for a seat on the Palo Alto Unified School District Board of Education in November's election,...

Original post made on Sep. 21, 2018
Last comment by Voter Inquiry, on Sep 23, 2018 at 2:28 pm | 21 comments | 3083 Views

ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

Fight against gun violence hits Stanford campus

The fight against gun violence reached the Stanford University campus on Monday afternoon, when about 300 people rallied...

Original post made on Sep. 17, 2018
Last comment by The Shootist, on Sep 23, 2018 at 2:25 pm | 42 comments | 2818 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

East Palo Alto City Council nixes stun gun use

Emphasizing the good job East Palo Alto police have done to help gain the trust of residents, City Council members voted...

Original post made on Sep. 19, 2018
Last comment by University Square, on Sep 22, 2018 at 9:47 pm | 5 comments | 1588 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

Palo Alto resists Grand Jury recommendations on housing

Palo Alto's elected officials took a skeptical stance last week toward a new Santa Clara County Grand Jury Report that criticized...

Original post made on Sep. 21, 2018
Last comment by The Dude, on Sep 22, 2018 at 4:48 pm | 8 comments | 3336 Views

AROUND TOWN

Crowds converge at Baylands for Moonlight Run & Walk

Excitement filled the air on Friday evening at the Palo Alto Baylands where the Moonlight Run & Walk returned for a 34th...

Original post made on Sep. 22, 2018
Last comment by Coordinator gets a gold star, on Sep 22, 2018 at 1:50 pm | 1 comment | 2345 Views

AROUND TOWN

County struggles to meet 'overwhelming' needs

Back in 2006, Chris Tanti sought to reinvent the way Australia delivered youth mental health services. Read the full story...

Original post made on Sep. 22, 2018
Last comment by @ guns fer yer health, on Sep 22, 2018 at 12:32 pm | 4 comments | 12350 Views

ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

Berman to focus on computer science education at forum

Assemblyman Marc Berman will address the perceived gap between the increasing availability of jobs in technology and skills...

Original post made on Sep. 22, 2018
Last comment by Important Distiction, on Sep 22, 2018 at 11:52 am | 2 comments | 1061 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Menlo Park: Man pleads not guilty to attempted rape charges

A 19-year-old East Palo Alto man has pleaded not guilty to charges by the San Mateo County District Attorney's Office that...

Original post made on Sep. 21, 2018
Last comment by Incredible, on Sep 22, 2018 at 10:13 am | 3 comments | 1200 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

Man convicted of beating toddler to death

A San Mateo County jury on Friday convicted an East Palo Alto man for the death of a 2-year-old girl, San Mateo County Chief...

Original post made on Sep. 21, 2018
Last comment by A Harsher Penalty Is Warranted, on Sep 22, 2018 at 8:34 am | 4 comments | 13410 Views

AROUND TOWN

Bike Exchange finds new home

The Silicon Valley Bike Exchange, which repairs bikes and donates them, is set to relocate to a Palo Alto industrial office...

Original post made on Sep. 21, 2018
Last comment by Heather Frok, on Sep 21, 2018 at 6:50 pm | 4 comments | 1509 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Palo Alto Weekly to host first school board debate

The Palo Alto Weekly and Palo Alto Online will host the first Board of Education debate of the election season on Thursday,...

Original post made on Sep. 14, 2018
Last comment by Green Acres parent, on Sep 21, 2018 at 2:47 pm | 22 comments | 3879 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

Editorial: Yes on Measure E hotel-tax increase

We reluctantly recommend voters support the city of Palo Alto's proposal to raise about $2.5 million a year in new city revenue...

Original post made on Sep. 21, 2018
Last comment by Make It Go Away..., on Sep 21, 2018 at 2:21 pm | 6 comments | 1047 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

Palo Alto finalizes design on new police headquarters

With the cost of Palo Alto's proposed new public-safety building now hovering above $100 million, City Council members on...

Original post made on Sep. 18, 2018
Last comment by Anon, on Sep 21, 2018 at 11:18 am | 15 comments | 2677 Views

SPORTS

Cross country season appears to be in full stride

Woodside and Menlo-Atherton High schools will participate in the first Peninsula Athletic League cross country center meet...

Original post made on Sep. 20, 2018
Last comment by Jadan Wenceslao, on Sep 21, 2018 at 11:02 am | 2 comments | 711 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

Public Works veteran tapped to lead department

Brad Eggleston, a veteran engineer who has been at the forefront of Palo Alto's recent push to upgrade its infrastructure,...

Original post made on Sep. 19, 2018
Last comment by Gary Wetzel, on Sep 21, 2018 at 9:21 am | 4 comments | 1214 Views

SPORTS

Palo Alto does a quick rewrite to finish with happy ending

Palo Alto High stumbled but never fell and the Vikings recovered from a nightmarish start to finish a dream-like comeback...

Original post made on Sep. 8, 2018
Last comment by R. Davis, on Sep 21, 2018 at 7:48 am | 39 comments | 2043 Views

ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

Palo Alto professor accuses Kavanaugh of sexual assault

Christine Blasey Ford, a psychology professor at Palo Alto University, identified herself Sunday to the Washington Post as...

Original post made on Sep. 16, 2018
Last comment by Curmudgeon, on Sep 20, 2018 at 10:05 pm | 76 comments | 23616 Views

ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

One East Palo Alto Director Dr. Faye McNair-Knox dies

Dr. Faye McNair-Knox, 68, executive director of the One East Palo Alto Neighborhood Improvement Initiative, died of medical...

Original post made on Sep. 16, 2018
Last comment by Councilmember Greg Scharff, on Sep 20, 2018 at 9:35 pm | 13 comments | 11635 Views

AROUND TOWN

Moonlight Run returning to the Baylands

The Palo Alto Baylands is expected to be flooded with visitors this Friday when more than 1,800 runners flock to the trails...

Original post made on Sep. 19, 2018
Last comment by Respect Mother Nature, on Sep 20, 2018 at 6:54 pm | 3 comments | 1453 Views

RESTAURANTS

The sweet life

For Sasha Lipton, founder of Redwood City desserts company Clean Sweets by Sasha, it's always been about enjoying food while...

Original post made on Sep. 13, 2018
Last comment by Shelly R, on Sep 20, 2018 at 1:58 pm | 4 comments | 2783 Views
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