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BOOKS

How Stanford med student Grace D. Li is handling becoming a bestselling author overnight

Inspired by the real thefts of Chinese art from European museums, Stanford medical student Grace Li's "Portrait of a Thief"...

Original post made on May. 28, 2022
Last comment by Shirley 'Mac', on May 28, 2022 at 12:23 pm | 1 comment | 4657 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

Palo Alto shifts to domestic markets for recycled goods

Palo Alto takes pride in its record on recycling, but the city's recent efforts to track materials that get shipped out to...

Original post made on May. 25, 2022
Last comment by Citizen, on May 28, 2022 at 11:10 am | 9 comments | 6168 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Police warn of jewelry thefts targeting the elderly after third incident comes to light

Palo Alto police are looking into whether a third roadside jewelry theft reported this week is connected to two other similar...

Original post made on May. 26, 2022
Last comment by john_alderman, on May 28, 2022 at 9:08 am | 4 comments | 4651 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

Senate approves Becker's bill to limit police radio encryption

A bill from State Sen. Josh Becker that would require California law enforcement agencies to find alternatives to radio encryption...

Original post made on May. 27, 2022
Last comment by Local Resident, on May 27, 2022 at 11:19 am | 1 comment | 2824 Views

BOOKS

Summer movie lineup offers hope for theaters, something for everyone

Summer film season is back, with big-scale action and family movies but also counter-programming for those seeking something...

Original post made on May. 27, 2022
Last comment by Jack, on May 27, 2022 at 7:23 am | 1 comment | 2824 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

After Texas shooting: A call to 'advance our resolve'

Gov. Gavin Newsom and the state's top Democrats vowed to "expedite" the gun control bills currently moving through the Legislature. Read...

Original post made on May. 26, 2022
Last comment by Bystander, on May 26, 2022 at 11:16 am | 1 comment | 1544 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Letters to the editor

<B>Let Castilleja move forward Read the full story here https://www.paloaltoonline.com/print/story/2022/04/08/letters posted...

Original post made on Apr. 18, 2022
Last comment by Online Name, on May 26, 2022 at 10:37 am | 4 comments | 1176 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

Living in a pod? New concept in affordable shared housing emerges in Palo Alto

Its name has the cache of a trendy Brooklyn home, but Brownstone Shared Housing has brought a new housing concept that is...

Original post made on May. 3, 2022
Last comment by MyFeelz, on May 25, 2022 at 8:41 pm | 55 comments | 49403 Views

ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

California reports first case of suspected monkeypox

The first suspected case of monkeypox in California, a viral infection that causes respiratory symptoms and scarring skin...

Original post made on May. 25, 2022
Last comment by Bystander, on May 25, 2022 at 12:25 pm | 1 comment | 4755 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

Graduate debt-free? University of California leaders think it's possible

The University of California is vowing to offer its California undergraduates a debt-free college experience by 2030 as part...

Original post made on May. 24, 2022
Last comment by Von Halstead, on May 25, 2022 at 10:27 am | 2 comments | 2757 Views

ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

Home Depot worker dies in industrial accident

A 39-year-old employee was killed on Friday, May 13, at a Home Depot store in East Palo Alto, according to police. Read...

Original post made on May. 24, 2022
Last comment by William Hitchens, on May 24, 2022 at 5:55 pm | 1 comment | 4835 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Opinion: How an emergency Ravenswood kindergarten teacher changed my life

East Palo Alto City Council member Antonio Lopez makes pitch for supporting Measure I, which appears on the June 7 primary...

Original post made on May. 24, 2022
Last comment by Just Sayin', on May 24, 2022 at 10:36 am | 1 comment | 2744 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

Caltrain returns to its regular schedule this week, after construction reduced its service

Caltrain returned to its regular schedule this week with 104 trains each day following the completion of mid-county signal...

Original post made on May. 23, 2022
Last comment by William Hitchens, on May 23, 2022 at 6:36 pm | 1 comment | 1823 Views

ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

Senate bill to limit police encryption scores another victory

State Sen. Josh Becker's proposal to require police departments to find alternatives to radio encryption took another major...

Original post made on May. 20, 2022
Last comment by Sharon Johnson, on May 23, 2022 at 3:01 pm | 6 comments | 2914 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

East Palo Alto residents want surveillance cameras after park shooting

When volleys of gunfire erupted Tuesday at Jack Farrell Park in East Palo Alto, screaming children ran from the playground...

Original post made on May. 21, 2022
Last comment by We Are The People, on May 23, 2022 at 12:06 pm | 4 comments | 5539 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

City reaches settlement with victim of violent arrest outside Happy Donuts

Palo Alto reached a settlement on Wednesday with Julio Arevalo, who suffered a facial bone fracture at the hands of a city...

Original post made on May. 19, 2022
Last comment by Chase Willingham, on May 23, 2022 at 9:57 am | 25 comments | 3498 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

The Great Culling: Which California bills did legislators kill?

On suspense file day, legislators killed about 220 California bills on issues including education, health care, housing and...

Original post made on May. 22, 2022
Last comment by Erica Decker, on May 23, 2022 at 9:52 am | 2 comments | 2728 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

A real-life Gilded Age whodunit

Evidence suggests Stanford University co-founder Jane Stanford died of poisoning in 1905. Author and historian Richard White...

Original post made on May. 19, 2022
Last comment by Erica Decker, on May 23, 2022 at 9:02 am | 13 comments | 5085 Views

AROUND TOWN

Planned bike lane on California Avenue hits dead end

While California Avenue will remain a pedestrian promenade for the foreseeable future, Palo Alto officials narrowly rejected...

Original post made on May. 17, 2022
Last comment by eileen , on May 23, 2022 at 8:56 am | 27 comments | 5294 Views

BOOKS

Spring Real Estate 2022: A look at local market trends, bidding wars and real estate in the post-COVID era

The spring real estate market is here -- and so is our annual Spring Home & Real Estate magazine, which takes a look at this...

Original post made on May. 23, 2022
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