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CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Teens punch, attempt to rob man at gunpoint on Stanford campus

Three teens accused of punching and attempting to rob a man at Stanford University on Monday were arrested by police near...

Original post made on Jul. 16, 2019
Last comment by Chip, 4 minutes ago | 6 comments | 1663 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

New homeless census shows a spike in population living in vehicles

The percentage of people living in their vehicles in Santa Clara County has more than doubled in the past two years, accounting...

Original post made on Jul. 13, 2019
Last comment by Resident 1-Adobe Meadows, 17 minutes ago | 12 comments | 2674 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Man killed in head-on collision on U.S. Highway 101 identified

A man who died while driving the wrong way in a head-on collision on U.S. Highway 101 in Palo Alto on June 16 was identified...

Original post made on Jul. 16, 2019
Last comment by Anon, 28 minutes ago | 2 comments | 3690 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

Palo Alto veers away from lawsuit against Federal Aviation Administration

Despite rising community frustrations about airplane noise, the Palo Alto City Council decided Monday night not to launch...

Original post made on Jun. 11, 2019
Last comment by Anon, 41 minutes ago | 84 comments | 4663 Views

AROUND TOWN

Around Town: Baylands Golf Links earns spot on best courses list; former city auditor joins BART

In the latest Around Town column, find out how Baylands Golf Links ranked in Golfweek Magazine's best courses list and which...

Original post made on Jul. 14, 2019
Last comment by Barbara, 52 minutes ago | 3 comments | 1435 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

Living on four wheels: The people inside the RVs on Palo Alto's El Camino Real

The more than 40 recreational vehicles parked along El Camino Real, just outside Stanford University, have been deemed eyesores...

Original post made on Jul. 12, 2019
Last comment by A resident, 1 hour ago | 55 comments | 6427 Views

AROUND TOWN

Webcast: Who are the RV dwellers?

Weekly journalists discuss the diverse community of people living in recreational vehicles along El Camino Real and the various...

Original post made on Jul. 13, 2019
Last comment by Resident 1-Adobe Meadows, 3 hours ago | 9 comments | 1618 Views

SPORTS

WHY NO PALY V. GUNN HS/JV FOOTBALL?

Not interested in cliché's about one being better for athletes and the other for academics. It's just super odd to me not...

Original post made by Real Slim K on Jul. 16, 2019
There are no comments yet. 62 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

$27K in restitution ordered for man who hacked Palo Alto Online

The 36-year-old man who hacked and temporarily shut down Palo Alto Online and other Embarcadero Media websites nearly four...

Original post made on Jun. 12, 2019
Last comment by Too Much Punishment, 12 hours ago | 18 comments | 4710 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

ICE put on notice by federal court, no Bay Area raids occur

After the American Civil Liberties Union took U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement to federal court in Northern California,...

Original post made on Jul. 15, 2019
Last comment by Not WASP, 18 hours ago | 9 comments | 1769 Views

AROUND TOWN

Tree stuck in wires leads to unplanned power shutdown

About 1,700 Palo Alto Utilities customers are without electricity this afternoon due to an "unplanned, emergency shutdown"...

Original post made on Jul. 15, 2019
Last comment by Resident, 20 hours ago | 2 comments | 1637 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

Palo Alto looks to overhaul parking programs

To address long-simmering frustrations of Palo Alto residents and workers, city leaders are aiming to accelerate reform of...

Original post made on Jul. 10, 2019
Last comment by Commuter, 23 hours ago | 24 comments | 5042 Views

ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

Experts sound the alarm on 2020 election-meddling

Will deception on social media sites like Facebook and Twitter be a major threat in the upcoming 2020 election? According...

Original post made on Jul. 11, 2019
Last comment by Resident 1-Adobe Meadows, on Jul 15, 2019 at 10:44 am | 10 comments | 1467 Views

ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

What would it take to offer overnight parking to homeless students at Foothill College? $830K and political will.

Foothill College President Thuy Nguyen says questions remain about the financial and operational challenges created by Assembly...

Original post made on Jul. 3, 2019
Last comment by Resident 1-Adobe Meadows, on Jul 15, 2019 at 8:31 am | 36 comments | 5890 Views

ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

Proposed 2020 Bay Road development would be East Palo Alto's largest office compound

East Palo Alto's proposed commercial mega-development at 2020 Bay Road could fund hundreds of new affordable-housing units,...

Original post made on Jul. 5, 2019
Last comment by Resident 2, on Jul 14, 2019 at 4:30 pm | 11 comments | 3768 Views

AROUND TOWN

To reduce waste, Palo Alto takes aim at demolition

In its latest bid to curb construction waste, Palo Alto is preparing to effectively ban contractors from demolishing entire...

Original post made on Jul. 9, 2019
Last comment by Resident, on Jul 14, 2019 at 4:15 pm | 29 comments | 4593 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

Palo Alto City Hall managers get 3% raises in new contract

More than 200 City Hall employees, including department heads, managers and supervisors, received a 3% raise this month under...

Original post made on Jul. 11, 2019
Last comment by Bill, on Jul 13, 2019 at 8:40 pm | 4 comments | 1871 Views

AROUND TOWN

New tenant spotted in old MV OSH building

I drove by the old Orchard Supply location on Charleston and there is a "Ace Hardware" banner hanging over the front doors....

Original post made by Palo Parent on Jul. 13, 2019
There are no comments yet. 139 Views

ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

East Palo Alto eyes multiple strategies for shrinking the housing gap

Even as the city of East Palo Alto is reviewing proposals for more than 558 new market-rate apartments, condos and single-family...

Original post made on Jul. 12, 2019
Last comment by Rich, on Jul 13, 2019 at 6:44 pm | 5 comments | 3554 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

District to consolidate Tinsley students at fewer schools, cut busing to four elementaries

Recently announced changes to the Palo Alto school district's Voluntary Transfer Program, which allows East Palo Alto students...

Original post made on Apr. 27, 2019
Last comment by Been Here, Done That, on Jul 13, 2019 at 3:12 pm | 88 comments | 12088 Views
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