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CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Armed robber takes man's wallet, cellphone

Police are searching for an armed robber who took a man's wallet and cellphone near Palo Alto High School early Sunday morning,...

Original post made on Sep. 12, 2018
Last comment by heckler and koch, on Sep 13, 2018 at 7:31 pm | 13 comments | 7062 Views

RESTAURANTS

Sichuan classics

Most people heading out to dinner at a Sichuan restaurant want authentic cuisine or are looking for the typical Chinese comfort...

Original post made on Sep. 6, 2018
Last comment by R. Davis, on Sep 13, 2018 at 6:56 pm | 24 comments | 5877 Views

AROUND TOWN

Flawed but fabulous

Summer may be ending, but drag queens are hot right now -- and you can find them at the Bus Barn Theatre during the Los Altos...

Original post made on Sep. 13, 2018
Last comment by SP Phil, on Sep 13, 2018 at 4:58 pm | 1 comment | 3564 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

Accomplice sentenced up to 20 years in Palo Altan's murder

A Las Vegas woman was sentenced to to four to 20 years in prison on Tuesday for her role in the 2015 shooting death of Palo...

Original post made on Sep. 12, 2018
Last comment by Not Watching It, on Sep 13, 2018 at 3:11 pm | 3 comments | 5484 Views

ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

Teacher housing proposal gains traction

A proposal to build affordable housing for North County school employees in Palo Alto is picking up steam, after one local...

Original post made on Sep. 12, 2018
Last comment by Wayne Martin, on Sep 13, 2018 at 11:41 am | 13 comments | 5940 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Man pleads guilty to mailing powder to Stanford professor, others

A Massachusetts man agreed Friday to plead guilty to mailing six threatening letters containing suspicious white powder to...

Original post made on Sep. 8, 2018
Last comment by A Noun Ea Mus, on Sep 13, 2018 at 12:45 am | 6 comments | 4729 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Police probe attempted street robberies

Palo Alto police are investigating two attempted street robberies that they said were reportedly perpetrated by a man with...

Original post made on Jul. 9, 2018
Last comment by R. Davis, on Sep 12, 2018 at 5:37 pm | 7 comments | 6517 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

Castilleja: Lessons learned, future solutions

Located in Palo Alto for more than 100 years, Castilleja School was originally founded to ensure more women had access to...

Original post made on Aug. 24, 2018
Last comment by No upside for Palo Alto, on Sep 12, 2018 at 12:59 pm | 75 comments | 11818 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Teens hope their videos will prompt dialogue about mental health

Local students who serve on the student advisory board for the Menlo Park mental health advocacy group SafeSpace have made...

Original post made on Sep. 12, 2018
Last comment by Sarah1000, on Sep 12, 2018 at 11:52 am | 1 comment | 5778 Views

ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

Peace picnic memorializes 9/11, brings together all faiths

People of all ages and various religions came together Tuesday night outside Palo Alto City Hall where they remembered the...

Original post made on Sep. 12, 2018
There are no comments yet. 4860 Views

SPORTS

Prep report: M-A silences the Scots in PAL volleyball

Emma Spindt recorded 15 kills and the Menlo-Atherton girls volleyball team beat host Carlmont, 26-28, 25-19, 25-17, 25-17,...

Original post made on Sep. 12, 2018
Last comment by PacManFever, on Sep 12, 2018 at 7:53 am | 1 comment | 2440 Views

SPORTS

Vikings discover a diamond in premiere field hockey game

Palo Alto sophomore Lexi Gwyn scored, on an assist from Jesse Arons, in the final four minutes to lift Palo Alto past visiting...

Original post made on Sep. 12, 2018
Last comment by former viking, on Sep 12, 2018 at 2:55 am | 1 comment | 3942 Views

AROUND TOWN

Marshland destruction along East Bayshire Road

Could anyone tell me what is going on with the construction project in the marshlands along East Bayshore Road? This land...

Original post made by WGO on Sep. 11, 2018
Last comment by musical, on Sep 11, 2018 at 11:27 pm | 2 comments | 1158 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Elementary principal reprimanded for special-education failures

Juana Briones Elementary School Principal Tom Jacoubowsky was reprimanded in January for leadership failures that led the...

Original post made on Jun. 14, 2018
Last comment by Angry lemons, on Sep 11, 2018 at 8:44 pm | 30 comments | 10781 Views

ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

State aims to use 100 percent clean electricity by 2045

Gov. Jerry Brown on Monday signed into law a bill that sets a goal of 100 percent clean electricity for California by 2045. Read...

Original post made on Sep. 11, 2018
Last comment by DTN Paul, on Sep 11, 2018 at 4:22 pm | 7 comments | 2842 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Man gets to 20 years to life for Vegas killing of Palo Altan

A Nevada man who pleaded guilty to the 2015 first-degree murder of Palo Altan Neil Gandler in Las Vegas was sentenced on...

Original post made on Sep. 9, 2018
Last comment by jesse james, on Sep 11, 2018 at 1:18 pm | 17 comments | 12422 Views

AROUND TOWN

Air quality advisory issued for smoke in Bay Area

An air quality advisory for potential smoke in parts of the region has been issued through Tuesday, the Bay Area Air Quality...

Original post made on Sep. 11, 2018
Last comment by Methane Mike, on Sep 11, 2018 at 10:59 am | 1 comment | 3431 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

Senior Focus

<B><B>SENIORS, BEWARE ... </B>The Santa Clara County District Attorney's Office warned that <B> senior homeowners may be...

Original post made on Sep. 11, 2018
Last comment by Yom Kippur, on Sep 11, 2018 at 10:28 am | 1 comment | 1635 Views

AROUND TOWN

Health care advocate and architect chosen for Athena honors

The two women selected as Palo Alto's most influential leaders by the Palo Alto Chamber of Commerce have dedicated countless...

Original post made on Sep. 7, 2018
Last comment by Mark Weiss, on Sep 10, 2018 at 11:22 pm | 30 comments | 7787 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

Palo Alto to explore new laws to protect renters

Fresh off adopting an emergency law that offers relocation assistance to low-income tenants facing eviction, the Palo Alto...

Original post made on Sep. 6, 2018
Last comment by Me 2, on Sep 10, 2018 at 8:50 pm | 36 comments | 7952 Views
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