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Palo Alto drops bid to buy downtown post office

After nearly four years of negotiations with the United States Postal Service, Palo Alto is abandoning its plan to purchase...

Original post made on May. 4, 2017
Last comment by resident, on May 8, 2017 at 4:02 pm | 35 comments | 14674 Views


Palo Alto looks to firm up renter protections

As rising rents continue to drive long-time residents out of Palo Alto, city officials are preparing to adopt new regulations...

Original post made on Oct. 10, 2017
Last comment by maguro_01, on Oct 14, 2017 at 7:28 am | 35 comments | 11778 Views


Rising costs strain Palo Alto's infrastructure goals

Palo Alto's ambitious plan to fix up the city's aged infrastructure and build a new bike bridge over U.S. Highway 101 is...

Original post made on Nov. 28, 2017
Last comment by Remember the Rainbow Bridge, on Dec 7, 2017 at 10:33 am | 35 comments | 7524 Views


Verizon wins approval for antenna plan

Verizon Wireless overcame a spotty and, at times, hostile reception from a large group of Palo Alto residents Monday night...

Original post made on May. 22, 2018
Last comment by Please @.@, on May 23, 2018 at 5:46 pm | 35 comments | 17212 Views


TRAFFIC ADVISORY: Halloween festivities to close some Old Palo Alto streets

Halloween trick or treating will close some Old Palo Alto streets to traffic on Wednesday evening from 4:30-10 p.m., police...

Original post made on Nov. 1, 2018
Last comment by resident, on Nov 6, 2018 at 11:08 pm | 35 comments | 10519 Views


Berman expects big legislative push on boosting housing supply

For Assemblyman Marc Berman, the magnitude of the state's housing crisis hit close to home last week, when he walked out...

Original post made on Oct. 29, 2019
Last comment by Resident 1-Adobe Meadows, on Nov 10, 2019 at 4:09 pm | 35 comments | 7339 Views


Stanford student died from accidental fentanyl overdose, coroner confirms

A Stanford University sophomore found unresponsive in a campus fraternity house in January died from an accidental overdose...

Original post made on Feb. 26, 2020
Last comment by A Meth-Head MD?, on Mar 7, 2020 at 11:50 am | 35 comments | 47793 Views


Chair of planning commission enters City Council race

Carolyn Templeton, a community volunteer and housing advocate who chairs Palo Alto's Planning and Transportation Commission,...

Original post made on Jun. 9, 2020
Last comment by Anonymous, on Jul 20, 2020 at 3:48 pm | 35 comments | 7101 Views


With no consensus in sight, Palo Alto's vision for Ventura gets murky

When Palo Alto considers on Monday a new vision for a section of the Ventura neighborhood, it will find itself choosing between...

Original post made on Jun. 10, 2021
Last comment by Curmudgeon, on Jun 19, 2021 at 9:38 pm | 35 comments | 12684 Views


Shop Talk: Sushi restaurant Miyake closes

Add Miyake and Cafe Renaissance to the growing list of restaurant closings in Palo Alto. Miyake, the noisy, flashy, busy...

Original post made on Oct. 7, 2012
Last comment by Dave, on Jun 8, 2013 at 11:06 am | 35 comments | 16301 Views


Former President Bill Clinton visits Palo Alto

Former President Bill Clinton stopped by LYFE Kitchen in downtown Palo Alto Wednesday afternoon for a private lunch with...

Original post made on Dec. 5, 2012
Last comment by Ducatigirl, on Dec 7, 2012 at 1:04 pm | 35 comments | 5894 Views


Is your Neighborhood Association helping?


Original post made by member on Aug. 4, 2006
Last comment by Penny, on Aug 23, 2006 at 3:11 pm | 34 comments | 9151 Views


Homeless situation out of control


Original post made by concerned on Oct. 23, 2006
Last comment by Had Enough!, on Oct 9, 2007 at 5:50 pm | 34 comments | 8152 Views


Sit-lie ban extended throughout PA downtown


Original post made on Jun. 5, 2007
Last comment by uiuiuiu, on Jun 27, 2007 at 4:29 am | 34 comments | 7794 Views


Klein's denial 'premature' on Pardee Park toilets


Original post made on Sep. 29, 2008
Last comment by World View, on Oct 15, 2008 at 2:53 am | 34 comments | 5849 Views


PA, Stanford split on mitigating huge projects

Palo Alto and Stanford University officials remain sharply divided over mitigating housing and traffic impacts of Stanford's...

Original post made on Dec. 10, 2008
Last comment by Marvin, on Dec 12, 2008 at 1:31 pm | 34 comments | 5938 Views


Time for elite Palo Alto parents to take their heads out of the sand

I am a concerned parent who has had a unique opportunity to view the hidden world of the barely teenage sons and daughters...

Original post made by Joseph Adams on Mar. 10, 2009
Last comment by Meth_mom, on Mar 16, 2009 at 4:43 pm | 34 comments | 5681 Views


Coroner identifies Woman killed by Caltrain Monday

The woman killed by a Caltrain Monday evening was identified today as Leila Ruth Dewitt of Mountain View. The Santa Clara...

Original post made on Aug. 11, 2009
Last comment by Walter_E_Wallis, on Aug 13, 2009 at 10:18 am | 34 comments | 4451 Views


Huge crowd vents high-speed rail woes

A chance to question Congresswoman Anna Eshoo face-to-face drew hundreds of people to the Menlo Park City Council chambers...

Original post made on Aug. 27, 2009
Last comment by Bianca, on Sep 7, 2009 at 4:14 pm | 34 comments | 5898 Views


Auditor urges police to seek diversity in recruits

The Palo Alto Police Department has taken giant steps to mend its relationship with minority communities, but its efforts...

Original post made on Mar. 1, 2010
Last comment by Walter_E_Wallis, on Mar 4, 2010 at 5:42 pm | 34 comments | 4476 Views
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