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ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

Wood burning bans now in effect year-round on Spare the Air days

Wood burning bans will now be in effect year-round on Spare the Air days in the Bay Area after a vote Wednesday by the region's...

Original post made on Nov. 21, 2019
Last comment by Putin, on Nov 22, 2019 at 12:18 pm | 9 comments | 6058 Views

AROUND TOWN

Man convicted of 2015 murder outside East Palo Alto apartment complex

An East Palo Alto resident was found guilty on Wednesday for killing one man and injuring another after arguments at an apartment...

Original post made on Nov. 22, 2019
Last comment by Dontrelle, on Nov 22, 2019 at 12:09 pm | 2 comments | 10592 Views

AROUND TOWN

Why limited magazines at the Main Library? Why short hours?

I just went to the Rinconada Library and there were signs for certain magazines that they are no longer available but are...

Original post made by What? on Nov. 22, 2019
Last comment by Times Have Changed, on Nov 22, 2019 at 12:07 pm | 1 comment | 758 Views

ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

Stunt dogs storm the stage

When Chris Perondi met the dog now named Crazy Confetti at the Yolo County Animal Shelter in Woodland, California, he was...

Original post made on Nov. 22, 2019
Last comment by pearl, on Nov 22, 2019 at 11:44 am | 1 comment | 1610 Views

ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

County supervisors vote to open Mountain View dental clinic for low-income, uninsured residents

Santa Clara County will open a new dental clinic in Mountain View next year, moving county-run pediatric and adult oral care...

Original post made on Nov. 22, 2019
Last comment by Joel, on Nov 22, 2019 at 10:48 am | 1 comment | 4223 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Frustrated, still, by ongoing lack of progress on achievement gap, district to focus on improving middle schools

The Palo Alto school district is planning a "complete reboot" of its middle schools after years of failed efforts to systematically...

Original post made on Oct. 16, 2019
Last comment by Resident, on Nov 22, 2019 at 8:44 am | 68 comments | 10807 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

Sand Hill Property Company buys 'Four Corners' property in East Palo Alto

A property that is a linchpin of East Palo Alto's development plans at the corner of University Avenue and Bay Road has been...

Original post made on Nov. 19, 2019
Last comment by Mark Weiss, on Nov 22, 2019 at 8:13 am | 10 comments | 10730 Views

SPORTS

A wave of local runners headed to state cross country

The cross country course at Woodward Park near Fresno will be overrun by the best long distance runners in the state on Saturday,...

Original post made on Nov. 19, 2019
Last comment by member, on Nov 21, 2019 at 8:30 pm | 4 comments | 4708 Views

AROUND TOWN

Why doesn't the landlord finish work at the Khoury Market site?

The manager of the College Terrace Centre, Jason Oberman, does not want to email the date for completion for painting/renovation...

Original post made by ALB on Nov. 21, 2019
There are no comments yet. 810 Views

SPORTS

Traditional powers to meet in CCS D-II football semifinals

An unlikely pair of road upsets took place last week in the first round of the Central Coast Section Division II football...

Original post made on Nov. 21, 2019
Last comment by Gary Ruppel, on Nov 21, 2019 at 3:06 pm | 1 comment | 4173 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

At long last, Palo Alto will have a mental health center where teens can walk in for help  

A yearslong effort to open a first-of-its-kind youth mental health center in Palo Alto reached a major milestone on Tuesday:...

Original post made on Oct. 22, 2019
Last comment by Jacob Towery, MD, on Nov 21, 2019 at 12:55 pm | 7 comments | 16153 Views

AROUND TOWN

Judge blocks religious refusal rule that would've put county at risk of losing federal funds

A U.S. judge in San Francisco on Tuesday struck down a new rule that would've allowed health care workers to refuse to provide...

Original post made on Nov. 20, 2019
Last comment by ThereAreOtherExamples, on Nov 21, 2019 at 12:12 pm | 4 comments | 3280 Views

AROUND TOWN

Mountain View Planned Parenthood clinic opening delayed, diverting patients out of town

Despite hopes for a clean transition for patients, Planned Parenthood Mar Monte announced that its new location in Mountain...

Original post made on Nov. 20, 2019
Last comment by He Must Go, on Nov 20, 2019 at 9:18 pm | 1 comment | 3688 Views

SPORTS

A successful golf season ends with state title for Palo Alto

There’s a first time for everything and the Palo Alto girls golf team surprised the field by winning the CIF High School...

Original post made on Nov. 19, 2019
Last comment by Karen H, on Nov 20, 2019 at 8:19 pm | 3 comments | 3587 Views

SPORTS

Gunn seniors end with first CCS girls water polo title

Gunn senior co-captains Isobel Taylor and Cooper McKenna will savor the experience of winning the Central Coast Section Division...

Original post made on Nov. 18, 2019
Last comment by Dennis, on Nov 20, 2019 at 12:37 pm | 3 comments | 3848 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

Palo Alto had $46M income "surplus" -- go towards $455M pension gap?

My understanding is that at the end of the fiscal year, Palo Alto had $46 million in net income. Shouldn't that somehow...

Original post made by Anon on Nov. 19, 2019
Last comment by Anon, on Nov 20, 2019 at 10:13 am | 2 comments | 790 Views

ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

Will a 76-year deal make Palo Alto's wastewater safe to drink?

Seeking to turn wastewater into a valuable and drinkable commodity, Palo Alto and Santa Clara Valley Water are moving ahead...

Original post made on Nov. 11, 2019
Last comment by Anon, on Nov 20, 2019 at 9:06 am | 9 comments | 6496 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Battery, hate crime reported on Stanford campus

Stanford University deputies are searching for a woman pushed and called another woman an ethnic slur on Stanford University's...

Original post made on Nov. 9, 2019
Last comment by Nick, on Nov 19, 2019 at 8:47 pm | 7 comments | 5088 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

Changes planned for hazardous south Palo Alto intersection

The intersection of San Antonio Road and East Charleston Road is perhaps the busiest junction in south Palo Alto, and certainly...

Original post made on Nov. 14, 2019
Last comment by Capt. Kirk, on Nov 19, 2019 at 1:58 pm | 57 comments | 12821 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

With new deal, Palo Alto banks on recycled water for drought protection

Seeking to fortify the city against future droughts, Palo Alto approved on Monday a 76-year deal with Santa Clara Valley...

Original post made on Nov. 19, 2019
Last comment by Tom DuBois, on Nov 19, 2019 at 8:36 am | 1 comment | 5308 Views
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