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AROUND TOWN

East Palo Alto may launch RV parking program

The first program in Silicon Valley to house and support RV dwellers on government land could start as soon as November,...

Original post made on Jul. 12, 2018
Last comment by Gaby, on Oct 6, 2018 at 7:19 am | 32 comments | 14457 Views

SPORTS

Playing a hunch turned the momentum for Menlo football

Kevin Alarcon threw three touchdown passes, Jaden Richardson scored three times and the Menlo School football team won its...

Original post made on Oct. 6, 2018
Last comment by Member, on Oct 6, 2018 at 1:38 am | 1 comment | 2677 Views

RESTAURANTS

Hellenic hospitality

Taverna, a six-month-old jewel box of a restaurant in Palo Alto, already has established itself as a formidable rival to...

Original post made on Oct. 4, 2018
Last comment by Stef, on Oct 6, 2018 at 12:16 am | 8 comments | 8259 Views

ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

Blacked out windows on VTA buses

I noticed that in Oakland, the bus windows are not blacked out. Maybe the VTA buses have blacked out windows so it is...

Original post made by Giraffe on Oct. 5, 2018
Last comment by resident, on Oct 5, 2018 at 7:17 pm | 4 comments | 1068 Views

AROUND TOWN

Residents offer ideas about Cubberley future

The effort to redesign and ultimately rebuild the sprawling Cubberley Community Center purred to life on Thursday, when Palo...

Original post made on Sep. 28, 2018
Last comment by musical, on Oct 5, 2018 at 2:19 pm | 14 comments | 4858 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

Letters to the editor

Do not close Churchill Avenue Read all letters here https://www.paloaltoonline.com/print/story/2018/10/05/letters-to-the-editor...

Original post made on Oct. 5, 2018
Last comment by 1 for Karen for Open Space role, on Oct 5, 2018 at 12:23 pm | 2 comments | 1689 Views

AROUND TOWN

A second life

Weddings, bar mitzvahs, funerals — they all spell opportunity for Avenidas Blooms, a volunteer group that recycles,...

Original post made on Oct. 5, 2018
There are no comments yet. 6335 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Alex Scharf

Alex Scharf knows intimately what it's like to be a student in the Palo Alto Unified School District. Read the full story...

Original post made on Oct. 5, 2018
There are no comments yet. 4291 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Kathy Jordan

Kathy Jordan has spoken forcefully at board meetings, publicly calling for the termination of employees who mishandled two...

Original post made on Oct. 5, 2018
There are no comments yet. 6254 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Shounak Dharap

It was Shounak Dharap's concern about the potential downsides of reporting weighted grade point averages on students' transcripts...

Original post made on Oct. 5, 2018
There are no comments yet. 5588 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Ken Dauber

Ken Dauber, as the sole incumbent in the Board of Education race, is in the unique position of having of four years of votes...

Original post made on Oct. 5, 2018
There are no comments yet. 4530 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Christopher Boyd

Christopher Boyd decided to run for a seat on the school board because he sees this moment as an "exciting time" for education...

Original post made on Oct. 5, 2018
There are no comments yet. 3993 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Stacey Ashlund

Stacey Ashlund believes her years of experience as a school and community volunteer and special-education advocate set her...

Original post made on Oct. 5, 2018
There are no comments yet. 4339 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

Mayer's planned club stirs parking anxieties

Marissa Mayer's proposed new venture -- the transformation of Palo Alto's oldest mortuary into a club geared toward working...

Original post made on Oct. 2, 2018
Last comment by Mark Weiss, on Oct 5, 2018 at 3:27 am | 64 comments | 7874 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

New district position to resolve special ed disputes

The Palo Alto school district has created a new dispute-resolution position for the special education department in the hopes...

Original post made on Oct. 3, 2018
Last comment by Alimc, on Oct 5, 2018 at 12:12 am | 7 comments | 3488 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

Mountain View official chosen to lead Palo Alto Housing

Randy Tsuda, who has served as director of Mountain View's Community Development Department for the past decade, will be...

Original post made on Oct. 4, 2018
Last comment by time to house our own and not give our money away., on Oct 4, 2018 at 11:51 pm | 3 comments | 4945 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Crime at Stanford in 2017: Hate crimes up, sexual offenses flat

An annual report released by Stanford University last week shows that hate crimes have increased sharply over the last two...

Original post made on Oct. 3, 2018
Last comment by Silly wingers, on Oct 4, 2018 at 8:57 pm | 13 comments | 4753 Views

AROUND TOWN

First community meeting on Cubberley set for October

Palo Alto's effort to craft a new vision for Cubberley Community Center is set to kick off in earnest in October, when the...

Original post made on Aug. 19, 2018
Last comment by Mark Weiss , on Oct 4, 2018 at 4:03 pm | 22 comments | 5429 Views

SPORTS

Woodside cooks up winning recipe in victory over Grizzlies

Trevor Cook took over at quarterback from an injured Brody Crowley and helped Woodside top visiting Jefferson, 45-33, in...

Original post made on Sep. 30, 2018
Last comment by Bad Reffing = Bad Football, on Oct 4, 2018 at 3:19 pm | 6 comments | 3333 Views

AROUND TOWN

Bike Palo Alto event will celebrate bicycle pioneer Ellen Fletcher

The ninth annual Bike Palo Alto event this Sunday will feature a celebration of the life and legacy of former Councilwoman...

Original post made on Sep. 27, 2018
Last comment by Harley Day, on Oct 4, 2018 at 12:46 pm | 43 comments | 6326 Views
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