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SCHOOLS & KIDS

Paly athletics faces sanctions after student misconduct at football game

Palo Alto High School is facing various sanctions from its athletic league after a crowd of its students rushed the Gunn...

Original post made on Sep. 22, 2022
Last comment by Just Another Parent, 3 hours ago | 15 comments | 5581 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

Where the Palo Alto City Council candidates stand on crime, policing

This year's seven council candidates explain their greatest concerns when it comes to crime and to how the city's police...

Original post made on Sep. 17, 2022
Last comment by Hmmm, 4 hours ago | 23 comments | 4143 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Where the Palo Alto school board candidates stand on student achievement

In their own words, the four candidates seeking two open seats on the Palo Alto Board of Education share ways the school...

Original post made on Sep. 22, 2022
Last comment by Greene and Paly Parent, 4 hours ago | 20 comments | 2728 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

Here's how this year's Palo Alto City Council candidates want to serve you if elected

In their own words, the seven candidates seeking three open seats on the Palo Alto City Council share their qualifications,...

Original post made on Sep. 13, 2022
Last comment by Online Name, 7 hours ago | 30 comments | 6105 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Where the Palo Alto school board candidates stand on COVID learning loss

In their own words, the four candidates seeking two open seats on the Board of Education share what impacts they believe...

Original post made on Sep. 24, 2022
Last comment by Resident10, 12 hours ago | 8 comments | 2302 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

Palo Alto school board candidates share their experiences in education

In their own words, the four candidates seeking two open seats on the Palo Alto Board of Education share their experience...

Original post made on Sep. 21, 2022
Last comment by D. in Barron Park, 13 hours ago | 10 comments | 3043 Views

ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

Why it's so hard for kids in crisis to access the mental health care they need in Santa Clara County

Peninsula teen Brian has battled depression and suicidal behavior since he was 10 years old. When he was in crisis, his family...

Original post made on Sep. 17, 2022
Last comment by Parent of Two, 13 hours ago | 4 comments | 4315 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Candidates hope to revive plans to rebuild, enhance Cubberley

For decades, Palo Alto officials have failed to advance plans to renovate Cubberley Community Center, a community gem that...

Original post made on Sep. 21, 2022
Last comment by Greene and Paly Parent, 15 hours ago | 15 comments | 2456 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Here's how this year's Palo Alto school board candidates want to serve you if elected

In their own words, the four candidates seeking two open seats on the Palo Alto Board of Education share their topmost concerns...

Original post made on Sep. 20, 2022
Last comment by Observer, 15 hours ago | 26 comments | 5109 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

Audit scrutinizes complaint against Palo Alto officer over 'race card' comment

Palo Alto's independent police auditor took issue with the department's response to an officer who reportedly joked about...

Original post made on Sep. 21, 2022
Last comment by Mike Taylor, 15 hours ago | 12 comments | 2468 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

'Pod house' found in violation of several city building codes

A Palo Alto home that's been touted as a model for affordable shared housing because it's been renovated with 14 small sleeping...

Original post made on Sep. 22, 2022
Last comment by MyFeelz, 17 hours ago | 32 comments | 14143 Views

AROUND TOWN

Around Town: Lady Gaga's foundation makes big impact on small nonprofit that serves LGBTQIA+ youth

Lady Gaga's foundation awards $50,000 to Adolescent Counseling Services; locals come together to give vehicle dwellers relief...

Original post made on Sep. 23, 2022
Last comment by Cassy - ACS, on Sep 23, 2022 at 4:49 pm | 1 comment | 2459 Views

AROUND TOWN

Lawsuit, possible license suspension loom for Tesla over alleged autonomous-vehicle deceptions

Tesla has found itself on a collision course with state and federal agencies -- plus a customer who initiated a class-action...

Original post made on Sep. 19, 2022
Last comment by Mark Lawrence, on Sep 23, 2022 at 1:28 pm | 9 comments | 7713 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

With fiber expansion, Palo Alto prepares for fierce competition

Palo Alto is still at least five years away from a citywide fiber network, but 738 residents had already contributed $50...

Original post made on Sep. 20, 2022
Last comment by KOhlson, on Sep 23, 2022 at 11:44 am | 27 comments | 5233 Views

AROUND TOWN

Corruption trial of Sheriff Laurie Smith begins

The trial of Santa Clara County Sheriff Laurie Smith, who faces several charges of misconduct and perjury, began on Wednesday. Read...

Original post made on Sep. 23, 2022
Last comment by MyFeelz, on Sep 23, 2022 at 10:44 am | 1 comment | 2725 Views

AROUND TOWN

Burglar strikes occupied home in downtown Palo Alto

Palo Alto police are investigating an overnight burglary that occurred on Wednesday morning at a home while the resident...

Original post made on Sep. 23, 2022
Last comment by MyFeelz, on Sep 23, 2022 at 10:35 am | 1 comment | 4435 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

Stanford purchases 759 apartments off Sand Hill Road

Seizing an unexpected opportunity to increase its housing options, Stanford has purchased Oak Creek Apartments, a 759-unit...

Original post made on Sep. 22, 2022
Last comment by Native to the BAY, on Sep 23, 2022 at 10:08 am | 8 comments | 3371 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

Where the Palo Alto City Council candidates stand on rail crossings

This year's seven City Council candidates explain which designs they support for Palo Alto's rail crossings and how to get...

Original post made on Sep. 18, 2022
Last comment by Leslie York, on Sep 23, 2022 at 5:33 am | 18 comments | 4354 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

Palo Alto reaches settlement in suit over gas transfers

The city of Palo Alto would issue refunds totaling $17 million to its gas customers under a proposed settlement with a resident...

Original post made on Sep. 16, 2022
Last comment by Online Name, on Sep 21, 2022 at 11:13 pm | 17 comments | 3104 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Candidates debate top issues in race for Palo Alto school board

The four candidates running for two seats on Palo Alto's school board discussed issues ranging from student achievement to...

Original post made on Sep. 21, 2022
Last comment by Greene and Paly Parent, on Sep 21, 2022 at 9:57 pm | 1 comment | 2222 Views
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