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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 R. Davis, on Sep 12, 2018 at 5:37 pm | 7 comments | 4828 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

Castilleja: Lessons learned, future solutions

Located in Palo Alto for more than 100 years, Castilleja School was originally founded to ensure more women had access to...

Original post made on Aug. 24, 2018
Last comment by No upside for Palo Alto, on Sep 12, 2018 at 12:59 pm | 75 comments | 6765 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Teens hope their videos will prompt dialogue about mental health

Local students who serve on the student advisory board for the Menlo Park mental health advocacy group SafeSpace have made...

Original post made on Sep. 12, 2018
Last comment by Sarah1000, on Sep 12, 2018 at 11:52 am | 1 comment | 2280 Views

ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

Peace picnic memorializes 9/11, brings together all faiths

People of all ages and various religions came together Tuesday night outside Palo Alto City Hall where they remembered the...

Original post made on Sep. 12, 2018
There are no comments yet. 1334 Views

SPORTS

Prep report: M-A silences the Scots in PAL volleyball

Emma Spindt recorded 15 kills and the Menlo-Atherton girls volleyball team beat host Carlmont, 26-28, 25-19, 25-17, 25-17,...

Original post made on Sep. 12, 2018
Last comment by PacManFever, on Sep 12, 2018 at 7:53 am | 1 comment | 616 Views

SPORTS

Vikings discover a diamond in premiere field hockey game

Palo Alto sophomore Lexi Gwyn scored, on an assist from Jesse Arons, in the final four minutes to lift Palo Alto past visiting...

Original post made on Sep. 12, 2018
Last comment by former viking, on Sep 12, 2018 at 2:55 am | 1 comment | 1510 Views

AROUND TOWN

Marshland destruction along East Bayshire Road

Could anyone tell me what is going on with the construction project in the marshlands along East Bayshore Road? This land...

Original post made by WGO on Sep. 11, 2018
Last comment by musical, on Sep 11, 2018 at 11:27 pm | 2 comments | 178 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Elementary principal reprimanded for special-education failures

Juana Briones Elementary School Principal Tom Jacoubowsky was reprimanded in January for leadership failures that led the...

Original post made on Jun. 14, 2018
Last comment by Angry lemons, on Sep 11, 2018 at 8:44 pm | 30 comments | 6519 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

Driving ourselves crazy

The recent uproar over Mayor Liz Kniss' comment during the July 30 council meeting declaring that Palo Alto has no significant...

Original post made on Sep. 7, 2018
Last comment by SteveU, on Sep 11, 2018 at 6:03 pm | 42 comments | 4749 Views

ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

State aims to use 100 percent clean electricity by 2045

Gov. Jerry Brown on Monday signed into law a bill that sets a goal of 100 percent clean electricity for California by 2045. Read...

Original post made on Sep. 11, 2018
Last comment by DTN Paul, on Sep 11, 2018 at 4:22 pm | 7 comments | 1189 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Man gets to 20 years to life for Vegas killing of Palo Altan

A Nevada man who pleaded guilty to the 2015 first-degree murder of Palo Altan Neil Gandler in Las Vegas was sentenced on...

Original post made on Sep. 9, 2018
Last comment by jesse james, on Sep 11, 2018 at 1:18 pm | 17 comments | 8068 Views

AROUND TOWN

Air quality advisory issued for smoke in Bay Area

An air quality advisory for potential smoke in parts of the region has been issued through Tuesday, the Bay Area Air Quality...

Original post made on Sep. 11, 2018
Last comment by Methane Mike, on Sep 11, 2018 at 10:59 am | 1 comment | 1431 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

Senior Focus

<B><B>SENIORS, BEWARE ... </B>The Santa Clara County District Attorney's Office warned that <B> senior homeowners may be...

Original post made on Sep. 11, 2018
Last comment by Yom Kippur, on Sep 11, 2018 at 10:28 am | 1 comment | 166 Views

AROUND TOWN

Health care advocate and architect chosen for Athena honors

The two women selected as Palo Alto's most influential leaders by the Palo Alto Chamber of Commerce have dedicated countless...

Original post made on Sep. 7, 2018
Last comment by Mark Weiss, on Sep 10, 2018 at 11:22 pm | 30 comments | 3445 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

Palo Alto to explore new laws to protect renters

Fresh off adopting an emergency law that offers relocation assistance to low-income tenants facing eviction, the Palo Alto...

Original post made on Sep. 6, 2018
Last comment by Me 2, on Sep 10, 2018 at 8:50 pm | 36 comments | 4164 Views

AROUND TOWN

Caltrain launches construction in Palo Alto

As Caltrain's electrification project launches in Palo Alto, residents should brace for nighttime construction, lane closures...

Original post made on Aug. 29, 2018
Last comment by resident, on Sep 10, 2018 at 7:57 pm | 62 comments | 13881 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Volunteers to continue search for missing woman on Saturday

Family and friends of Wamaitha Kaboga-Miller are organizing a second search party for the missing Palo Alto woman this Saturday,...

Original post made on Aug. 31, 2018
Last comment by Malia, on Sep 10, 2018 at 3:15 pm | 7 comments | 3490 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

Convicted of sexual abuse, former teacher seeks new trial

Former Ohlone Elementary School teacher Michael Airo, who was found guilty in February for sexually abusing his ex-girlfriend's...

Original post made on Sep. 10, 2018
Last comment by I shudder, on Sep 10, 2018 at 1:37 pm | 1 comment | 3461 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

Former TV reporter enters Palo Alto's council race

After more than two decades of covering news for various TV stations, Pat Boone this week made a foray into local politics...

Original post made on Jul. 19, 2018
Last comment by Online Name, on Sep 10, 2018 at 2:04 am | 18 comments | 4376 Views

SPORTS

Menlo wins its own water polo tourney a third straight year

Senior Sam Untrecht came up big for Menlo, scoring five goals to help the Knights beat Buchanan, 11-9, in Saturday's championship...

Original post made on Sep. 9, 2018
Last comment by PoloPolo, on Sep 9, 2018 at 8:46 pm | 1 comment | 924 Views
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