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AROUND TOWN

Around Town: Gabbin' with Gavin; cap and tirade

In the latest Around Town column, Gov. Gavin Newsom pays a visit to Paly, several residents make a last-ditch effort to stop...

Original post made on Mar. 3, 2019
Last comment by Mark Weiss, on Mar 4, 2019 at 11:44 am | 4 comments | 5596 Views

AROUND TOWN

Critical utility positions go unfilled

Hampered by sky-high housing costs and a tight labor market, Palo Alto is struggling to fill critical positions in the Utilities...

Original post made on Feb. 27, 2019
Last comment by Anon, on Mar 3, 2019 at 9:14 pm | 16 comments | 6986 Views

ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

Project would add an estimated 900 workers to East Palo Alto

A community meeting is set for Thursday on a proposed six-story building at University Circle business park in East Palo...

Original post made on Feb. 27, 2019
Last comment by Anon, on Mar 3, 2019 at 9:07 pm | 15 comments | 9881 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

PAUSD Palo Alto Promise KPIs

Dear All, The Weekly has not published an article on this important topic, which is coming before the Board (for a second...

Original post made by Fact Checker on Mar. 3, 2019
Last comment by Greene and Paly Parent, on Mar 3, 2019 at 6:43 pm | 1 comment | 1213 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Student-services director named Ravenswood's acting superintendent

The Ravenswood school board has appointed Gina Sudaria, the district's director of student services and a longtime employee,...

Original post made on Feb. 28, 2019
Last comment by Correction, on Mar 3, 2019 at 5:35 pm | 4 comments | 7033 Views

HISTORIC PHOTOS

Book sheds light on Santa Clara County's black pioneers

Author Jan Batiste Adkins' newly released book traces the history of local people of African heritage and their roles in...

Original post made on Feb. 22, 2019
Last comment by A Black Man Speaketh, on Mar 3, 2019 at 3:43 pm | 17 comments | 16326 Views

AROUND TOWN

Palo Alto police investigate robbery outside Taco Bell

Palo Alto police are looking for three people who they said robbed a teenage boy of his phone outside a Taco Bell on East...

Original post made on Feb. 26, 2019
Last comment by While Driving Down Miramonte in MV, on Mar 3, 2019 at 1:03 pm | 15 comments | 4998 Views

ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

Sutter, Palo Alto Medical Foundation accused of false Medicare claims

The U.S. Attorney's Office has joined a lawsuit against Sutter Health and the Palo Alto Medical Foundation accusing the health...

Original post made on Dec. 12, 2018
Last comment by AAPC CPC Coder , on Mar 3, 2019 at 12:04 pm | 44 comments | 19501 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

In court filing, school district defends decision to allow accused harasser to remain in robotics program

The Palo Alto school district is asking a judge overseeing a thorny student sexual-harassment case to uphold a district decision...

Original post made on Feb. 27, 2019
Last comment by pa parent, on Mar 3, 2019 at 3:02 am | 23 comments | 8966 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Gunn High School algebra pilot shows mixed results

A Palo Alto school district report shows grades have remained steady and low-income, minority and special-education students...

Original post made on Jan. 29, 2019
Last comment by Greene and Paly parent, on Mar 2, 2019 at 2:29 pm | 91 comments | 16204 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

Editorial: A new Cubberley in sight

The former Cubberley High School site, likely the most valuable piece of publicly owned real estate in Palo Alto, has been...

Original post made on Mar. 1, 2019
Last comment by Ms. Wells, on Mar 2, 2019 at 8:58 am | 5 comments | 8939 Views

ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

The brain detective

In the world of pathologists, Dr. Hannes Vogel of Stanford University Medical Center is a rarefied subset. Read the full...

Original post made on Jan. 25, 2019
Last comment by Brain Reality, on Mar 1, 2019 at 8:34 am | 21 comments | 11222 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Consultant: Staffing cuts ahead for Ravenswood

Difficult budget decisions are looming for the Ravenswood City School District, where staff is projecting potential layoffs...

Original post made on Mar. 1, 2019
There are no comments yet. 5737 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

One road closes, another stretches on for Paly hoops

The late-season winning streak continues. The Palo Alto boys basketball team won its 10th in a row Thursday. The Vikings,...

Original post made on Mar. 1, 2019
Last comment by Chris Cummings, on Mar 1, 2019 at 6:36 am | 1 comment | 4474 Views

SPORTS

Eastside Prep boys will way to NorCal win over Nueva

It was a miracle the tiny gym at Eastside Prep didn't burn down. The No. 4 Panthers and 12th-seeded Mavericks, playing for...

Original post made on Mar. 1, 2019
Last comment by dsh216, on Mar 1, 2019 at 2:32 am | 1 comment | 2588 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

A bridge to Japan

Nijiya Market's origin story is a familiar one. Longing for the flavors of one's homeland, an immigrant creates a space --...

Original post made on Feb. 28, 2019
Last comment by Good Sushi At Nijiya, on Feb 28, 2019 at 7:02 pm | 2 comments | 6292 Views

ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

Palo Alto seniors chafe at VTA's planned bus cuts

A controversial plan by the Santa Clara Valley Transportation Authority to save money by reducing bus service in Palo Alto...

Original post made on Feb. 27, 2019
Last comment by Dismantle VTA --Disrupt and build something that works., on Feb 28, 2019 at 6:29 pm | 5 comments | 11818 Views

ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

Hundreds of new housing units proposed in East Palo Alto

The largest owner of apartments in East Palo Alto is proposing to demolish 160 rent-controlled units and to replace them...

Original post made on Dec. 19, 2018
Last comment by Newell Resident, on Feb 28, 2019 at 10:20 am | 43 comments | 18158 Views

ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

Pinewood plays likes it practices in NorCal hoops

Kaitlyn Leung scored a career-high 23 points, Hannah Jump added 20 and Pinewood downed visiting St. Mary's of Stockton 79-47...

Original post made on Feb. 28, 2019
Last comment by Ted, on Feb 28, 2019 at 1:32 am | 1 comment | 3330 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Pinewood girls win battle of nationally-ranked hoops teams

Hannah Jump found her shooting rhythm in the championship game of the 'Ionali Classic and her Pinewood girls' basketball...

Original post made on Feb. 28, 2019
There are no comments yet. 3160 Views
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