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Webcast: Ross Road Bicycle Boulevard

Chris Corrao, a city of Palo Alto senior transportation planner, explains the reasons behind street modifications on Ross...

Original post made on Dec. 8, 2017
Last comment by Gale Johnson, 5 hours ago | 28 comments | 2188 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

District log reveals reports, complaints of discrimination

As of Dec. 1, the Palo Alto school district has logged nearly 100 reports related to sexual and racial misconduct, harassment...

Original post made on Dec. 8, 2017
Last comment by Smokey, 8 hours ago | 8 comments | 3177 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Editorial: The risks of secrecy

A new policy at the Palo Alto school district is a clever attempt to appear to construct safeguards against improper influence...

Original post made on Dec. 8, 2017
Last comment by Resident, 8 hours ago | 17 comments | 2160 Views

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School board approves new rule for anonymous donations

The Palo Alto school board was divided on a requirement to internally disclose anonymous donors' identities it ultimately...

Original post made on Dec. 6, 2017
Last comment by Hoover parent, on Dec 9, 2017 at 3:00 pm | 19 comments | 2587 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

The gift of knowledge

St. Elizabeth Seton School was able to provide new Glencoe Series science textbooks and additional LearnSmart software for...

Original post made on Dec. 8, 2017
Last comment by Nayeli, on Dec 9, 2017 at 10:53 am | 1 comment | 1600 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Smoking hot fusion

Sometimes I wander into a restaurant that looks interesting without much knowledge of what might be in store. Kemuri Japanese...

Original post made on Dec. 4, 2017
There are no comments yet. 323 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

School board selects supe-search firm

Hazard, Young, Attea & Associates, an Illinois-based firm that has conducted numerous superintendent searches in California...

Original post made on Nov. 29, 2017
Last comment by Exactly, on Dec 2, 2017 at 1:12 pm | 13 comments | 2240 Views

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Educating students, one by one

All Students Matter received $5,000 from the Palo Alto Weekly Holiday Fund this year, paying for new volunteer training that...

Original post made on Dec. 1, 2017
There are no comments yet. 1844 Views

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New system tracks sexual misconduct, discrimination

As the school district's interim Title IX coordinator exits his role, John DiPaolo says the district has made progress on...

Original post made on Nov. 24, 2017
Last comment by caroline vertongen, on Dec 1, 2017 at 8:04 am | 16 comments | 3098 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

School district will correct Brown Act violation

The Palo Alto school board failed to properly notice a closed-session discussion of a potential lawsuit from the family of...

Original post made on Nov. 22, 2017
Last comment by Truth, on Nov 30, 2017 at 2:47 am | 19 comments | 3041 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

School board to select supe-search firm

After hearing public presentations tonight from four search firms, the school board plans to select a company to oversee...

Original post made on Nov. 28, 2017
Last comment by kids, on Nov 29, 2017 at 8:26 am | 8 comments | 1236 Views

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Castilleja Expansion

For several months, I've seen yard signs advocating against the expansion plans of Castilleja School. Based upon what I've...

Original post made by Albert on Nov. 15, 2017
Last comment by No upside for Palo Alto, on Nov 20, 2017 at 2:57 pm | 10 comments | 501 Views

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Board: Stanford growth could require new school

Stanford University's proposal to build hundreds of new housing units for graduate students, faculty and staff over the next...

Original post made on Nov. 14, 2017
Last comment by Wayne Martin, on Nov 16, 2017 at 1:19 pm | 13 comments | 4733 Views

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What’s Up With Palo Alto parents?

Before I write more, I would like to ask people to please stay on topic here. This is not a forum to bash parents in this...

Original post made by Concerned Local Parent on Oct. 28, 2017
Last comment by Term Limits, on Nov 14, 2017 at 9:34 am | 58 comments | 3268 Views

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AltSchool Palo Alto to close at end of year

Facing the sudden, impending closure of AltSchool Palo Alto, a group of families is working with the education startup to...

Original post made on Nov. 10, 2017
Last comment by I'm at a loss, on Nov 13, 2017 at 12:12 pm | 11 comments | 5799 Views

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Palo Alto students test their skills at cricket

The Palo Alto Unified School District officially adopted a cricket program at its elementary schools at the start of this...

Original post made on Nov. 10, 2017
Last comment by Cricket is prohibited on the Jordan field, on Nov 12, 2017 at 3:10 pm | 7 comments | 3222 Views

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PUBLIC AGENDA: Comp Plan adoption; board-term limits

A preview of Palo Alto government meetings for the week of Nov. 13. Read the full story here https://www.paloaltoonline.com/news/2017/11/10/public-agenda-comp-plan-adoption-board-t...

Original post made on Nov. 10, 2017
Last comment by Superintendent Search - PAUSD, on Nov 10, 2017 at 3:12 pm | 1 comment | 977 Views

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Campaign underway to name Paly court after former coach

Palo Alto High School's basketball court at the spectacular Peery Family Center could bear the name of former coach Clem...

Original post made on Nov. 9, 2017
Last comment by Gus L., on Nov 9, 2017 at 6:58 pm | 1 comment | 261 Views

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Missing East Palo Alto teen found in Daly City

A 17-year-old East Palo Alto boy missing for nearly two weeks was found safe today in Daly City, a police spokesman said. Read...

Original post made on Nov. 8, 2017
Last comment by Palo Alto, on Nov 9, 2017 at 6:44 pm | 6 comments | 6636 Views

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County to build inpatient psych unit for teens

The Santa Clara County Board of Supervisors unanimously directed staff on Tuesday to move forward with a proposal to build...

Original post made on Nov. 7, 2017
Last comment by Sarah1000, on Nov 8, 2017 at 8:40 pm | 9 comments | 3323 Views
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The holidays are here!

From live music to a visit with Santa, here's a look at some local holiday activities to help you get into the spirit of the season.

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