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San Jose lawyer enters recall race

Despite the fact that attorney Angela Storey opposes the effort to recall Santa Clara County Superior Court Judge Aaron Persky,...

Original post made on Feb. 16, 2018
Last comment by Annette, 5 hours ago | 14 comments | 2955 Views

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Flustered over airplane noise

As airplane noise continues to plague Palo Alto, city officials agreed on Tuesday night to seek alliances, lobby hard and...

Original post made on Feb. 14, 2018
Last comment by HitTheMoney, 6 hours ago | 91 comments | 5294 Views

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Avenidas Lifetimes of Achievement honorees announced

The people honored with this year's Avenidas Lifetimes of Achievement Award have engaged in meaningful and creative efforts...

Original post made on Feb. 16, 2018
Last comment by fcservices, on Feb 19, 2018 at 8:52 am | 1 comment | 1821 Views

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Around Town

<B><B>A NEW BEGINNING ... </B>Palo Alto's elected leaders agree that the north Ventura area represents an exciting opportunity...

Original post made on Feb. 16, 2018
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Re-mastering the darkroom

Photographer Ian Ruhter is pretty stoked to be showing his work in Silicon Valley. Read the full story here https://www.paloaltoonline.com/news/2018/02/07/re-mastering-the-darkroom...

Original post made on Feb. 15, 2018
Last comment by Richard, on Feb 15, 2018 at 7:33 pm | 1 comment | 591 Views

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City constructing new roundabout on Ross Road

A new roundabout designed to slow traffic along the Ross Road bike boulevard will be installed over the Palo Alto Unified...

Original post made on Dec. 21, 2017
Last comment by Ross Roadian, on Feb 15, 2018 at 10:52 am | 60 comments | 4365 Views

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Shop Talk: On-demand deliveries, a salon for men

In the latest Shop Talk column, an on-demand delivery company has expanded into the Palo Alto area, a men's grooming salon...

Original post made on Feb. 14, 2018
Last comment by Man Salon, on Feb 14, 2018 at 5:04 pm | 7 comments | 1644 Views

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For new bike boulevard, it's not smooth sailing

Palo Alto's effort to turn a street into a bicycle-friendly boulevard is encountering a chorus of complaints from residents...

Original post made on Dec. 8, 2017
Last comment by Part of the issue is Middlefield, on Feb 14, 2018 at 4:34 pm | 140 comments | 10155 Views

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Trail closures upset bicyclists, hikers

Users of two popular East Palo Alto baylands trails are angry that a flood-prevention project has led to the trails becoming...

Original post made on Feb. 9, 2018
Last comment by Carol, on Feb 13, 2018 at 7:58 am | 21 comments | 3342 Views

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'Counting Sheep' brings Ukrainian revolution to Stanford

Mark and Marichka Marczyk turned their experiences during the 2014 protests in Ukraine into a "guerilla folk opera." Read...

Original post made on Feb. 9, 2018
Last comment by Rona Hu, on Feb 9, 2018 at 1:55 pm | 1 comment | 1195 Views

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Remodeling demystified

Mollyanne Sherman spends most of her time designing people's homes and living spaces. Somewhere along the way she realized...

Original post made on Feb. 9, 2018
Last comment by David Wagner, CID, on Feb 9, 2018 at 10:50 am | 2 comments | 899 Views

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Palo Alto millenials go offline to connect

For young professionals, Emerging Professionals in Commerce serves as a way to escape a repetitive daily routine and unchanging...

Original post made on Feb. 8, 2018
Last comment by Resident, on Feb 9, 2018 at 8:59 am | 3 comments | 6170 Views

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Digital DNA artist threatens lawsuit, starts petition

A lawyer representing the artist behind Digital DNA has threatened to sue the city over the planned removal of the 7-foot-tall...

Original post made on Feb. 7, 2018
Last comment by Anon, on Feb 8, 2018 at 8:47 am | 2 comments | 1138 Views

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Firefighters rescue worker in College Terrace

Palo Alto firefighters used a ladder truck to rescue a worker who reportedly fell into a hole at the bottom of a basement...

Original post made on Feb. 7, 2018
Last comment by Henry, on Feb 7, 2018 at 5:55 pm | 1 comment | 1748 Views

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Palo Alto pledges $7 million for new Junior Museum and Zoo

Despite a shortfall of more than $50 million in their infrastructure plan, Palo Alto officials on Monday reaffirmed their...

Original post made on Feb. 6, 2018
Last comment by umm, on Feb 7, 2018 at 1:19 pm | 8 comments | 2000 Views

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School board weighs in on teacher housing

Palo Alto school board members directed staff on Tuesday to begin talks with Santa Clara County about a collaborative proposal...

Original post made on Jan. 31, 2018
Last comment by Comment, on Feb 5, 2018 at 11:26 pm | 22 comments | 2551 Views

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How to use Ross Roundabout

Now that the roundabout on Meadow and Ross is functioning as a roundabout although it is still unfinished, it is important...

Original post made by Ross Roundabout on Feb. 3, 2018
Last comment by Ross Road, on Feb 3, 2018 at 3:32 pm | 1 comment | 150 Views

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Palo Alto to challenge Edgewood Plaza ruling

Palo Alto plans to appeal a December court ruling that invalidated the city's fines against Sand Hill Property Company for...

Original post made on Jan. 30, 2018
Last comment by Ghuyn, on Feb 2, 2018 at 10:40 am | 33 comments | 2953 Views

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College Terrace Market plans to shutter

College Terrace Market announced its plans to close the long-awaited community grocery store in Palo Alto six months after...

Original post made on Dec. 31, 2017
Last comment by Connect the dots, on Feb 2, 2018 at 3:43 am | 116 comments | 11325 Views

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Heavy Earth-hauling on Embarcadero

Today, 1/31/18, is the second day I have noticed multiple double-bottomed semi-trailer earth-hauling trucks on Embarcadero...

Original post made by baumgrenze on Jan. 31, 2018
Last comment by musical, on Jan 31, 2018 at 11:19 pm | 4 comments | 237 Views
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