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PALO ALTO ISSUES

Palo Alto Housing seeks new leader

Candice Gonzalez, who has headed Palo Alto Housing for the past 10 years, will join Sand Hill Property Company as chief housing...

Original post made on Jul. 16, 2018
Last comment by Common Sense, on Sep 20, 2018 at 12:52 pm | 24 comments | 7721 Views

AROUND TOWN

Longtime Stanford volunteer Burt McMurtry dies

Burton J. McMurtry, 83, a longtime Stanford University volunteer and philanthropist, died Sept. 2, leaving behind a legacy...

Original post made on Sep. 20, 2018
Last comment by Sea Reddy, on Sep 20, 2018 at 5:21 am | 1 comment | 3788 Views

SPORTS

New program introduced, new coaches at Palo Alto High

Introducing Field Hockey as Palo Alto's newest sport, following boys' volleyball last spring, was not a hasty decision. When...

Original post made on Jul. 10, 2018
Last comment by Lynn Brown, on Sep 19, 2018 at 5:32 pm | 4 comments | 3607 Views

SPORTS

Gunn to forfeit Friday's football game against Woodside

Gunn principal Katie Laurence, in consultation with Gunn Athletic Director Curt Johansen and football coach Jason Miller,...

Original post made on Sep. 5, 2018
Last comment by Gunn Parent, on Sep 19, 2018 at 5:30 pm | 111 comments | 9381 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

Palo Alto broadens law to help evicted tenants

In an abrupt change of course, the Palo Alto City Council approved on Monday night a law ensuring that tenants facing eviction...

Original post made on Sep. 18, 2018
Last comment by There's More to the Picture, on Sep 19, 2018 at 2:45 pm | 23 comments | 7981 Views

AROUND TOWN

A better alternative to Caltrain electrification

No unsightly poles and expensive overhead wires: "Hydrogen trains are equipped with fuel cells that produce electricity...

Original post made by Peter Carpenter on Sep. 19, 2018
There are no comments yet. 967 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Police arrest man suspected of attempting to rape Menlo Park woman

A 19-year-old East Palo Alto man was arrested in Menlo Park on Monday on suspicion of the attempted rape of a woman out jogging...

Original post made on Sep. 19, 2018
Last comment by R. Davis, on Sep 19, 2018 at 9:42 am | 3 comments | 5933 Views

AROUND TOWN

Landed to help teachers with down payment

Landed, a San Francisco company that helps public school educators buy homes by covering a portion of their down payments,...

Original post made on Sep. 13, 2018
Last comment by mmmmMom, on Sep 19, 2018 at 1:03 am | 10 comments | 7423 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

Changes planned for San Antonio and East Charleston roads

A south Palo Alto intersection where 25 crashes occurred between 2012 and 2016 could receive a makeover within 12 to 18 months,...

Original post made on Sep. 14, 2018
Last comment by Mtn View Is The Problem, on Sep 18, 2018 at 2:58 pm | 27 comments | 7907 Views

AROUND TOWN

Police recover gun cases in alleged burglar's car

A man who was arrested in connection with two home burglaries in Palo Alto on Friday allegedly had gun cases stolen from...

Original post made on Sep. 13, 2018
Last comment by Not So..., on Sep 18, 2018 at 1:52 pm | 27 comments | 4150 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Family of missing woman offers $25K reward

The family of Wamaitha Kaboga-Miller, a Palo Alto woman who went missing nearly four weeks ago, is offering a $25,000 reward...

Original post made on Sep. 16, 2018
Last comment by Body Shop Worker, on Sep 18, 2018 at 8:25 am | 3 comments | 6571 Views

ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

Experts: Youth homelessness is reaching a crisis

A series of new surveys are showing skyrocketing numbers of homeless youth in the South Bay, but experts say a crisis has...

Original post made on Jul. 25, 2018
Last comment by Anon, on Sep 17, 2018 at 5:44 pm | 62 comments | 8587 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Man robs mother and daughter in Professorville

A mother and daughter walking in Palo Alto's Professorville neighborhood were robbed by a man who pushed them to the ground...

Original post made on Sep. 17, 2018
Last comment by Concerned Resident, on Sep 17, 2018 at 5:02 pm | 4 comments | 7273 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

Law firm threatens action over school board elections

Palo Alto Unified has become the latest public entity to be hit with a threat of legal action alleging its at-large election...

Original post made on Sep. 4, 2018
Last comment by Hmmm, on Sep 17, 2018 at 4:05 pm | 54 comments | 9535 Views

AROUND TOWN

Gaining speed

Read the full story here https://www.paloaltoonline.com/print/story/2018/09/14/gaining-speed posted Friday, September 14,...

Original post made on Sep. 14, 2018
Last comment by Jamie Barnett, on Sep 17, 2018 at 10:39 am | 2 comments | 6855 Views

AROUND TOWN

New data shows slow Bay Area housing production

New data shows that Bay Area housing increased by only 14,900 new units in 2017, less than 30 percent of the number of new...

Original post made on Sep. 13, 2018
Last comment by R. Davis, on Sep 17, 2018 at 7:47 am | 10 comments | 3046 Views

SPORTS

Prep volleyball: Menlo-Atherton rallies to win tournament

The Menlo-Atherton girls volleyball team went 4-1 on Saturday en route to winning the Chris Chandler Tournament, hosted by...

Original post made on Sep. 16, 2018
Last comment by Residents , on Sep 16, 2018 at 11:37 am | 1 comment | 3602 Views

AROUND TOWN

Around Town

<B>PARKING PAINS ... </B> After years of planning for a new public-safety building and parking garage in the California Avenue...

Original post made on Sep. 14, 2018
Last comment by PatrickD, on Sep 16, 2018 at 12:24 am | 2 comments | 3380 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Stanford to replace some, not all campus references to Serra

Stanford University will rename the street that carries the university's official address and two buildings named for Father...

Original post made on Sep. 13, 2018
Last comment by R.Davis, on Sep 15, 2018 at 8:47 am | 13 comments | 8934 Views

AROUND TOWN

Around Town

<P><P><B><B>THE LOWEST FORM OF FLATTERY ... </B> Palo Alto residents may have seen signs pop up in various locations over...

Original post made on Sep. 7, 2018
Last comment by Asher, on Sep 14, 2018 at 2:21 pm | 5 comments | 5636 Views
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