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Palo Alto Airport runway set for overdue repairs

It didn't take long for Palo Alto to reap the benefits of taking over its namesake airport from Santa Clara County. The city...

Original post made on Oct. 22, 2014
Last comment by CrescentParkAnon., on Oct 31, 2014 at 2:33 am | 36 comments | 7882 Views

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Obama plans 'cybersecurity summit' at Stanford

President Barack Obama is planning a trip to the Bay Area next week as he prepares to push for changes in cybersecurity policy....

Original post made on Feb. 6, 2015
Last comment by Here we go again, on Feb 14, 2015 at 12:08 am | 36 comments | 10601 Views

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VTA seeks to reassure critics of bus-only lanes

With plans for a greatly expanded bus service on El Camino Real speeding toward a decision, several cities along the prominent...

Original post made on Sep. 22, 2015
Last comment by Steve Ly, on Jul 26, 2016 at 8:53 am | 36 comments | 9538 Views

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Hidden Surveillance Camera

A lot of families install hidden surveillance cameras for security reasons. This helps the community and neighborhood. Most...

Original post made by SpyingNeighbor on Feb. 10, 2016
Last comment by Gotcha Fido, on Feb 17, 2016 at 9:40 pm | 36 comments | 4688 Views

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College Terrace Centre nears completion

High above El Camino Real, a garden of flowers, grasses and sedges blooms atop the newly constructed College Terrace Centre,...

Original post made on Nov. 1, 2016
Last comment by Terrance, on Jan 19, 2017 at 1:35 pm | 36 comments | 12878 Views

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Tony Montooth, Antonio's Nut House owner, dies

He was a California Avenue fixture for more than 42 years, but Antonio's Nut House owner Antonio "Tony" Montooth died suddenly...

Original post made on May. 30, 2017
Last comment by Yesterday's Gone, on Jun 26, 2017 at 5:55 pm | 36 comments | 27090 Views

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Palo Alto homelessness rises 26 percent

The number of homeless persons in Palo Alto has risen by 26 percent since 2015 -- the highest it's been in 10 years, according...

Original post made on Jul. 1, 2017
Last comment by unemployment, on Jul 8, 2017 at 9:40 pm | 36 comments | 11454 Views

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Survey shows mixed results in Middlefield 'road diet'

Palo Alto's pilot program on a particularly hazardous segment of Middlefield Road has so far netted mixed results, according...

Original post made on Dec. 13, 2017
Last comment by DT North, on Dec 20, 2017 at 11:52 pm | 36 comments | 7855 Views

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Hotels brace for battle against Measure E

A group of concerned Palo Alto hotel executives has been meeting recently to talk about Measure E, a November ballot measure...

Original post made on Sep. 7, 2018
Last comment by Deepak, on Sep 9, 2018 at 3:45 pm | 36 comments | 9486 Views

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Santa Clara County reports first death due to new coronavirus at El Camino Hospital

A woman in her 60s died Monday morning, March 9, from COVID-19 at El Camino Hospital in Mountain View, the first fatality...

Original post made on Mar. 9, 2020
Last comment by Jill Ledet, on Mar 13, 2020 at 11:34 pm | 36 comments | 39050 Views

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Palo Alto drops tunnels from menu of rail options

As Palo Alto plods ahead in its journey to redesign three rail crossings, the City Council is facing a menu of imperfect...

Original post made on Apr. 27, 2021
Last comment by Resident 1-Adobe Meadows, on May 1, 2021 at 9:06 am | 36 comments | 11184 Views

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Power briefly shut down for 1,700 Palo Alto Utilities customers in effort to protect state grid

About 1,700 Palo Alto Utilities customers were briefly without power Tuesday evening in response to a state energy emergency...

Original post made on Sep. 6, 2022
Last comment by Peter Venkman, on Sep 8, 2022 at 2:13 am | 36 comments | 8321 Views

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To promote outdoor dining, Palo Alto plans to close California Avenue

Parking spaces and driving lanes will give way to tables and chairs on California Avenue later this week, as Palo Alto moves...

Original post made on Jun. 9, 2020
Last comment by Anon, on Jun 11, 2020 at 2:26 pm | 36 comments | 21107 Views

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Library Lovers Launch Drive to Update Mitchell Park Branch

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Original post made by alexishamilton on Oct. 25, 2006
Last comment by Not North, on Nov 15, 2006 at 2:45 pm | 35 comments | 11223 Views

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Great article on Walter_E _Wallis

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Original post made by Fan on Mar. 21, 2007
Last comment by Fred Balin, on Mar 26, 2007 at 11:01 am | 35 comments | 6542 Views

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Friends of Briones house win again in court

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Original post made on Jul. 30, 2007
Last comment by Yay!, on Aug 1, 2007 at 12:05 pm | 35 comments | 8182 Views

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Is there a 'problem' with council campaign contributions?

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Original post made on Jul. 31, 2007
Last comment by Craig Laughton, on Aug 13, 2007 at 11:58 am | 35 comments | 7535 Views

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Clearing a path

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Original post made on Nov. 13, 2007
Last comment by Karen B., on Nov 15, 2007 at 9:20 am | 35 comments | 7447 Views

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EXCLUSIVE REPORT: HP considers moving, but will 'stay in Palo Alto'

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Original post made on Mar. 19, 2008
Last comment by A Lone Star Has No Competition, on Mar 21, 2008 at 10:46 am | 35 comments | 6054 Views

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James Keene named new Palo Alto city manager

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Original post made on Jun. 26, 2008
Last comment by George, on Aug 22, 2008 at 9:01 am | 35 comments | 11773 Views
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