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Farm to latte: Palo Alto's Progeny Coffee brews a new approach to your cup of joe

The founders of Progeny Coffee in Palo Alto spent years studying the coffee supply chain and found a broken system. They...

Original post made on Oct. 8, 2021
Last comment by Carla, on Oct 8, 2021 at 11:15 am | 1 comment | 5722 Views

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County workers to get 'hero pay' for pandemic work

The Santa Clara County Board of Supervisors has approved the allocation of American Rescue Plan Act stimulus funds to provide...

Original post made on Oct. 6, 2021
Last comment by Julian Guiterrez, on Oct 7, 2021 at 12:41 pm | 17 comments | 9131 Views

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Holmes trial loses another juror

An emotional juror was excused Wednesday in the federal criminal trial against Elizabeth Holmes, founder and CEO of the now-defunct...

Original post made on Oct. 6, 2021
Last comment by Jennifer, on Oct 7, 2021 at 9:59 am | 2 comments | 3479 Views

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Theranos trial: Defense's cross examination of lab director gets testy

The defense strategy to discredit a former Theranos laboratory director continued during cross-examination in the criminal...

Original post made on Oct. 6, 2021
There are no comments yet. 4243 Views

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Rapid COVID-19 tests in short supply in California

Online and in stores, major retailers are sold out of the popular at-home COVID-19 tests, and medical supply vendors can't...

Original post made on Oct. 5, 2021
Last comment by Bystander, on Oct 5, 2021 at 12:56 pm | 1 comment | 8889 Views

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Newsom signs bill to strip badges from police officers who commit misconduct

In a major victory for advocates of police reform, Gov. Gavin Newsom signed on Thursday a bill that will allow the state...

Original post made on Sep. 30, 2021
Last comment by What Will They Do Next, on Oct 2, 2021 at 7:54 am | 10 comments | 9909 Views

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Santa Clara County supervisors propose $25M grant for homeless housing expansion

Two Santa Clara County supervisors are looking to pour $25 million into creating an ambitious network of homeless housing...

Original post made on Sep. 24, 2021
Last comment by Resident 1-Adobe Meadows, on Sep 27, 2021 at 4:19 pm | 5 comments | 9471 Views

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California recall: The 2022 campaign starts now

Gov. Gavin Newsom's robust defeat of the recall gives him a head start in the 2022 gubernatorial election. Read the full...

Original post made on Sep. 17, 2021
Last comment by Resident 1-Adobe Meadows, on Sep 24, 2021 at 12:51 pm | 5 comments | 4961 Views

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As Foothill reopens its campus, a quarter of the students return in person

Classes are back in session on Foothill College's campus this fall, but the majority of students are still learning remotely...

Original post made on Sep. 24, 2021
Last comment by Merilee Johnson, on Sep 24, 2021 at 8:35 am | 2 comments | 5091 Views

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Lawmakers target reforms to California's recall process

After beating back an effort to oust Gov. Gavin Newsom, Democratic lawmakers began to set the stage Wednesday for reforming...

Original post made on Sep. 16, 2021
Last comment by sennet williams, on Sep 23, 2021 at 6:46 pm | 6 comments | 11014 Views

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Elizabeth Holmes trial: Nurse practitioner describes alarming, inaccurate Theranos test results

A nurse practitioner testified to wildly inconsistent blood test results given to a pregnant patient in her OB-GYN practice...

Original post made on Sep. 22, 2021
Last comment by felix, on Sep 23, 2021 at 8:55 am | 4 comments | 9586 Views

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Woven in time: Qualia Gallery showcases textile art

"Interlaced," a group exhibition of tapestries and textile art, is on view at Qualia Gallery through Oct. 1. Read the full...

Original post made on Aug. 13, 2021
Last comment by Muggles, on Sep 20, 2021 at 8:52 pm | 3 comments | 10449 Views

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Santa Clara County braces for surge of refugees following U.S. withdrawal from Afghanistan

The county is expecting an increase in refugees following the U.S. withdrawal from Afghanistan, with nonprofits estimating...

Original post made on Sep. 16, 2021
Last comment by Resident 1-Adobe Meadows, on Sep 20, 2021 at 5:32 pm | 13 comments | 9431 Views

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And the winner in the California recall is? None of the above

While Larry Elder clearly led all replacement candidates in the California recall election, he finished far behind none of...

Original post made on Sep. 19, 2021
There are no comments yet. 7593 Views

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Gavin Newsom report card: What he has done, and what he hasn't

Since taking office in 2019, California's governor has made progress on education and other key issues, but left much to...

Original post made on Aug. 25, 2021
Last comment by John B. Sails, on Sep 17, 2021 at 12:24 pm | 28 comments | 18657 Views

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Former employee says Theranos cherry-picked results from faulty machines

A former lab associate continued her testimony Wednesday in the federal criminal trial against Elizabeth Holmes, founder...

Original post made on Sep. 16, 2021
Last comment by felix, on Sep 16, 2021 at 12:41 pm | 1 comment | 6373 Views

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California recall election results 2021: Live updates

Get up-to-date results on the California recall election of Gov. Gavin Newsom. Read the full story here https://www.paloaltoonline.com/news/2021/09/14/california-recall-election-...

Original post made on Sep. 15, 2021
Last comment by Janice Selznick, on Sep 15, 2021 at 10:31 am | 1 comment | 12099 Views

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Decision time: Three ways the California recall election could go

The recall election could end up with three very different results for the future of Gov. Gavin Newsom and of politics in...

Original post made on Sep. 14, 2021
Last comment by The Voice of Palo Alto, on Sep 14, 2021 at 9:54 pm | 3 comments | 3321 Views

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Haven't voted in the recall yet? You still have more than one way to cast your ballot.

Voters have until Tuesday, Sept. 14, to either postmark their ballots, drop them off at a designated ballot box or vote in...

Original post made on Sep. 10, 2021
Last comment by Alice Schaffer Smith, on Sep 13, 2021 at 11:28 pm | 8 comments | 8594 Views

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'Sadly, we are still divided,' organizer says at 9/11 multifaith vigil

On the 20th anniversary of 9/11, people broke bread and prayed together in front of Palo Alto City Hall during an annual...

Original post made on Sep. 12, 2021
Last comment by John, on Sep 13, 2021 at 5:30 pm | 9 comments | 4000 Views
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