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BOOKS

Art + live music

The Pacific Art League's current exhibition, "The Great American West," features landscapes celebrating the beauty of the...

Original post made on Jul. 16, 2018
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BOOKS

Music@Menlo tours 'Creative Capitals'

This year's Music@Menlo festival takes audiences on a musical voyage to seven European cultural hubs, featuring chamber music...

Original post made on Jul. 16, 2018
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SCHOOLS & KIDS

Aspire, Notre Dame de Namur sued by student over sexual abuse

A student who was sexually abused by a teacher at Aspire East Palo Alto Phoenix Academy has filed a lawsuit against Aspire...

Original post made on Jul. 8, 2018
Last comment by Thoughts, prayers and damges of $100, on Jul 15, 2018 at 11:19 pm | 2 comments | 3611 Views

AROUND TOWN

Around Town

<B>END OF AN ERA ...</B> After 33 years of City Hall, Palo Alto's Chief Financial Officer <B>Lalo Perez</B> enjoyed his last...

Original post made on Jul. 13, 2018
Last comment by Anonymous, on Jul 15, 2018 at 7:02 pm | 2 comments | 2091 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

Local developer buys College Terrace Centre

Palo Alto-based company Blox Ventures has recently acquired the 57,900-square-foot property that once housed the popular...

Original post made on Jul. 3, 2018
Last comment by Riding a Swing at Peers Park, on Jul 15, 2018 at 1:09 pm | 61 comments | 5362 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

Grand jury calls for denser housing

Despite a recent push to build more housing, Palo Alto and other Santa Clara County cities will have to answer to the civil...

Original post made on Jul. 6, 2018
Last comment by resident, on Jul 15, 2018 at 8:38 am | 205 comments | 13654 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

Palo Alto hires new rail consultant

Palo Alto's newest rail consultant will have a tough, two-fold task on its hands when it makes its public debut Wednesday...

Original post made on Apr. 19, 2018
Last comment by Curmudgeon, on Jul 14, 2018 at 9:49 pm | 6 comments | 2145 Views

AROUND TOWN

Residents sound off on Ross Road changes

After installing a host of "traffic calming" measures aimed at promoting bicycling on Ross Road, Palo Alto officials are...

Original post made on Jun. 12, 2018
Last comment by Bicycle Mafia, on Jul 14, 2018 at 5:52 pm | 101 comments | 5897 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Police probe attempted street robberies

Palo Alto police are investigating two attempted street robberies that they said were reportedly perpetrated by a man with...

Original post made on Jul. 9, 2018
Last comment by Anonymous, on Jul 13, 2018 at 11:09 pm | 5 comments | 4364 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Resident catches man trespassing into her home

Police are looking for a man who was caught trespassing inside her Palo Alto home late Tuesday morning and fled without any...

Original post made on Jul. 12, 2018
Last comment by Novelera, on Jul 13, 2018 at 12:02 pm | 5 comments | 3579 Views

ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

Palo Alto man languishes in a Nepal jail

A Palo Alto man who has spent years helping to advance education for Nepalese girls and women is locked in a jail in Nepal...

Original post made on May. 16, 2018
Last comment by Make aga...., on Jul 12, 2018 at 8:15 pm | 27 comments | 11868 Views

ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

Real Estate Matters: market shows signs of cooling

It's now midsummer, and the frenzy of Palo Alto's spring residential market seems to have cooled down quite a bit. Even though...

Original post made on Jul. 12, 2018
Last comment by resident, on Jul 12, 2018 at 7:38 pm | 3 comments | 1229 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

Newly hired consultant to shepherd Ventura plan

Palo Alto's effort to re-imagine a 60-acre section of the Ventura neighborhood is set to kick off in earnest in September,...

Original post made on Jul. 11, 2018
Last comment by Anonymous, on Jul 12, 2018 at 6:17 pm | 9 comments | 2534 Views

AROUND TOWN

Stanford expansion creates housing quandary for Palo Alto

Despite often-voiced concerns about the region's housing shortage, Palo Alto residents showed little enthusiasm Tuesday for...

Original post made on Jul. 10, 2018
Last comment by Fred Balin, on Jul 12, 2018 at 5:23 pm | 32 comments | 5856 Views

AROUND TOWN

Brava debuts 'the world's fastest oven' in Palo Alto

Two Gunn High School graduates have created what they believe is the next big thing in food technology: a high-tech oven...

Original post made on Jul. 11, 2018
Last comment by Frank, on Jul 12, 2018 at 1:52 pm | 6 comments | 3807 Views

AROUND TOWN

Menlo Park group aims to get more women elected

WIRE for Women, an organization founded by a Menlo Park woman that aims to bring more women into public office in San Mateo...

Original post made on Jul. 10, 2018
Last comment by Oy, on Jul 12, 2018 at 1:38 pm | 7 comments | 1350 Views

ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

Column: In the shadow of a volcano

The volcanic activity at the Kilauea volcano in Hawaii since May has led the American Red Cross and other volunteers have...

Original post made on Jul. 10, 2018
Last comment by David Shaw, on Jul 12, 2018 at 11:54 am | 4 comments | 1348 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

District names new Hoover Elementary School principal

The principal of a San Jose middle school will become Hoover Elementary School's new principal, the Palo Alto school district...

Original post made on Jul. 10, 2018
Last comment by @Palo Altan, on Jul 12, 2018 at 11:14 am | 7 comments | 2255 Views

RESTAURANTS

State orders Palo Alto restaurant firm to pay workers millions in back wages

The owners of downtown Palo Alto restaurants Rangoon Ruby and Burma Ruby have been ordered by the state labor commissioner’s...

Original post made on Jun. 8, 2018
Last comment by Bone-Spur Bozo, on Jul 12, 2018 at 7:59 am | 44 comments | 18387 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Summer school offers continuity for Palo Alto students

In Palo Alto, more than 1,500 Palo Alto school district kids are taking engaging classes for enrichment or studying topics...

Original post made on Jul. 6, 2018
Last comment by BP, on Jul 11, 2018 at 10:29 pm | 3 comments | 2269 Views
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Flights to replace Shiva's in Mountain View
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Palo Alto's problems -- crows, rats and airplanes
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Thought and Matter: A Young Man's Search for Interest and Meaning
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