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AROUND TOWN

Pets in Need Executive Director Al Mollica to resign

Al Mollica, the executive director of beleaguered animal advocacy organization Pets in Need, will resign, the nonprofit confirmed...

Original post made on Nov. 18, 2021
Last comment by Online Name, on Nov 23, 2021 at 5:01 pm | 9 comments | 6564 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Pandemic-induced enrollment plunge persists for second year at local public schools

Enrollment is down, but not as significantly as during the 2020-21 school year, data shows. Read the full story here https://www.paloaltoonline.com/news/2021/11/19/pandemic-induced...

Original post made on Nov. 19, 2021
Last comment by Citizen, on Nov 23, 2021 at 9:36 am | 8 comments | 4581 Views

SPORTS

All Santa Clara Valley Athletic League football teams

Gunn quarterback James Lambert was named MVP of the El Camino Division. Los Altos' John O'Sullivan was named lineman MVP...

Original post made on Nov. 23, 2021
Last comment by Big Red Football Coach Jason Miller, on Nov 23, 2021 at 7:03 am | 1 comment | 1208 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

Palo Alto's new bike bridge is almost ready to debut

After a decade of debate and two years of construction, Palo Alto's new bike bridge over U.S. Highway 101 will officially...

Original post made on Nov. 18, 2021
Last comment by Ted, on Nov 22, 2021 at 4:53 pm | 12 comments | 9100 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

Opinion: Survey of Palo Alto faith leaders points to new affordable housing possibilities

Palo Alto is too expensive. Gone are the days when you could expect your child's teachers to live in the neighborhood or...

Original post made on Nov. 19, 2021
Last comment by RDR, on Nov 22, 2021 at 2:17 pm | 15 comments | 5193 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

Sergeant's retirement leaves Palo Alto with no Black police officers

When Sgt. Adrienne Moore retired from the Palo Alto Police Department last month after 24 years of service, the city lost...

Original post made on Nov. 10, 2021
Last comment by Jack Peterson, on Nov 22, 2021 at 1:18 pm | 20 comments | 7469 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Reports: Puppies likely died from heat stroke, asphyxia

Seven puppies that died in the care of Palo Alto animal services operator Pets in Need on Aug. 2 likely succumbed from heat...

Original post made on Nov. 19, 2021
Last comment by NanaDi, on Nov 22, 2021 at 11:23 am | 5 comments | 5198 Views

AROUND TOWN

Jackie Speier's retirement fuels speculation about Democratic successor

Speier's announcement that she will not seek another term in Congress has created a rare political opportunity for elected...

Original post made on Nov. 17, 2021
Last comment by Resident 1-Adobe Meadows, on Nov 20, 2021 at 6:54 pm | 19 comments | 6092 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

Barbara Manning marks solo album's 30th anniversary at Palo Alto concert

Singer-songwriter and guitarist Barbara Manning and the SF Seals headline a show presented Nov. 20 by Earthwise Productions...

Original post made on Nov. 19, 2021
There are no comments yet. 1703 Views

ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

Santa Clara County to create mental health navigator to better connect residents to services

The county is developing a new program to help residents navigate its mental health system, including public and private...

Original post made on Nov. 17, 2021
Last comment by cmarg, on Nov 20, 2021 at 12:21 pm | 2 comments | 2416 Views

AROUND TOWN

Around Town: Local mother and daughter make top 3 of 'Top Chef Family Style'

In the latest column, news about a local mother and daughter who've made the top three in "Top Chef Family Style," two good...

Original post made on Nov. 20, 2021
There are no comments yet. 5107 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Man held at knifepoint loses cash, property in RV robbery

Five people who were armed with knives robbed a man in his recreational vehicle in Palo Alto during the wee hours of Nov....

Original post made on Nov. 18, 2021
Last comment by Resident 1-Adobe Meadows, on Nov 20, 2021 at 8:32 am | 5 comments | 5870 Views

ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

Santa Clara County supervisors pick new boundaries for future elections

The board agreed to move forward with new boundaries for Santa Clara County's five supervisorial districts, shifting the...

Original post made on Nov. 19, 2021
Last comment by Anonymous, on Nov 19, 2021 at 12:42 pm | 1 comment | 4394 Views

ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

Holiday Fund: Friends for Youth is in the business of making human connections

Every year, Friends for Youth matches anywhere from 30 to 50 mentors with mentees, asking them to commit to spending time...

Original post made on Nov. 19, 2021
Last comment by Jon Keeling, on Nov 19, 2021 at 11:12 am | 1 comment | 2789 Views

ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

'People-fying' poetry and politics: Antonio López on his new book, gentrification and optimism as social justice

On a recent morning in front of Menlo Park's Cafe Zoë, East Palo Alto City Council member Antonio López, 27, sat down to...

Original post made on Nov. 19, 2021
There are no comments yet. 3661 Views

ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

Sara Cody: COVID-19 could be with us indefinitely

Living with -- not vanquishing -- the COVID-19 virus is likely to become the norm, with people getting booster shots to protect...

Original post made on Nov. 16, 2021
Last comment by Jennifer, on Nov 18, 2021 at 7:03 pm | 11 comments | 4781 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Witness intervenes in car burglary, faces knife-wielding man

A man who tried to stop two car burglars in a downtown parking garage last week became the victim of a violent crime after...

Original post made on Nov. 18, 2021
Last comment by AlexDeLarge, on Nov 18, 2021 at 4:59 pm | 3 comments | 3167 Views

AROUND TOWN

City nears construction agreement for long-awaited Palo Alto Museum

Palo Alto entered the final stretch in its long journey to creating a new history museum on Monday, when the City Council...

Original post made on Nov. 16, 2021
Last comment by Native to the BAY, on Nov 18, 2021 at 3:56 pm | 14 comments | 4694 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Small plane makes emergency landing at The Horse Park in Woodside

A small plane that took off from the Palo Alto Airport made an emergency landing Sunday afternoon at a horse park in Woodside,...

Original post made on Nov. 9, 2021
Last comment by Lana Berkowitz, on Nov 18, 2021 at 7:44 am | 27 comments | 5004 Views

ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

Couple invests decades of work to improve local education

For Bill and Gay Krause, most of the other "giving back" flows from their shared passion for education. Read the full story...

Original post made on Sep. 3, 2021
There are no comments yet. 2787 Views
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