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Christopher Dawes of Lucile Packard Children's Hospital Stanford to retire

Christopher Dawes has announced his retirement as president and CEO of Lucile Packard Children's Hospital Stanford and Stanford...

Original post made on Mar. 21, 2018
Last comment by Former Unit Clerk, on Mar 21, 2018 at 11:19 am | 1 comment | 8304 Views


Enrollment shortfall, poor planning, sparked Sofia crisis, new president says

Enrollment shortfalls combined with a lack of planning led to the current financial crisis at Sofia University, the school's...

Original post made on Jan. 20, 2014
Last comment by Clusterf---, on Jan 22, 2014 at 10:06 am | 3 comments | 8303 Views


City Council lauds affordable housing plan next to Mitchell Park

A plan to build 50 apartments for low-income residents and individuals with disabilities passed its first test Monday, when...

Original post made on Sep. 29, 2021
There are no comments yet. 8303 Views


Man arrested after opening wrong car door

There can sometimes be good surprises at 2:30 a.m., but on March 31, Curtis Edward Jordan Jr. did not get one of them. Read...

Original post made on Apr. 4, 2016
Last comment by Retired Teacher, on Apr 7, 2016 at 11:02 am | 23 comments | 8302 Views


After last-minute deal, business tax lands on Palo Alto ballot

Palo Alto voters will have a chance in November to approve a business tax, though the measure they'll be considering will...

Original post made on Aug. 11, 2022
Last comment by resident3, on Aug 17, 2022 at 8:00 am | 62 comments | 8301 Views


Foothill program opens doors for more than its students

The desk was covered with deceptively simple items: thick, easy-to-grasp silicone stands that hold toothbrushes, bright red...

Original post made on Jul. 24, 2015
Last comment by Kristi, on Jan 11, 2016 at 8:48 am | 10 comments | 8301 Views


Shop Talk: Gym closing, sushi spot returns

In the latest Shop Talk column, a longtime Palo Alto fitness center prepares to close and a brown rice sushi restaurant opens...

Original post made on Mar. 15, 2018
Last comment by AllYouCanEat, on Mar 16, 2018 at 12:04 pm | 2 comments | 8301 Views


Palo Alto firefighters' overtime costs soar

Palo Alto's firefighters have already used up more than 150 percent of their overtime budget for fiscal year 2009-2010 --...

Original post made on Mar. 24, 2010
Last comment by Jake, on Mar 30, 2010 at 9:50 am | 89 comments | 8300 Views


Crossroads Community Church offers respite

Sacred Space Coworking at Crossroads Community Church in Palo Alto offers a place for building relationships, working and...

Original post made on Jul. 27, 2018
Last comment by Marie, on Jul 27, 2018 at 11:31 am | 2 comments | 8299 Views


Are PAUSD Schools Excellent?


Original post made by Working Mother of Three on Feb. 14, 2007
Last comment by parent, on Feb 24, 2007 at 4:33 pm | 44 comments | 8298 Views


Victim's green pants to be key piece of evidence in serial-killer case

A pair of torn, green corduroy pants will likely be the most fought-over piece of evidence in the trial against accused serial...

Original post made on Nov. 7, 2019
Last comment by john_alderman, on Nov 7, 2019 at 5:47 pm | 2 comments | 8298 Views


Nonprofits seek to help Palo Alto's vehicle dwellers

When Palo Alto officials passed a law Monday banning vehicle dwelling within city borders, they urged members of the nonprofit...

Original post made on Aug. 6, 2013
Last comment by Crescent Park Dad, on Aug 12, 2013 at 1:38 pm | 33 comments | 8298 Views


Residents question chemical-hazards report for CPI

Barron Park residents who live near a technology firm with a track record of dangerous chemical releases told city leaders...

Original post made on Feb. 22, 2014
Last comment by resident 1, on Feb 23, 2014 at 9:11 pm | 4 comments | 8297 Views


Movie theater proposed for San Antonio shopping center

Developer Merlone Geier has significantly revised its proposal for phase two at San Antonio Shopping Center to include an...

Original post made on Mar. 14, 2013
Last comment by Not an issue, on Mar 14, 2013 at 7:09 pm | 16 comments | 8297 Views


Dish area reopens to hikers, joggers


Original post made on Jul. 23, 2007
Last comment by murphy, on Jul 25, 2007 at 5:58 pm | 8 comments | 8297 Views


Shop Talk: College Terrace Market to open, flower shop could close

In this week's Shop Talk column, read about the upcoming opening of the College Terrace Market, the potential closure of...

Original post made on May. 30, 2017
Last comment by Where have all the flowers gone?, on May 30, 2017 at 10:56 pm | 3 comments | 8297 Views


Walt Hays


Original post made on May. 13, 2008
Last comment by Gary, on Oct 6, 2008 at 12:36 pm | 7 comments | 8296 Views


The MI process is now a farce


Original post made by Simon Firth on Jan. 6, 2007
Last comment by Lorraine, on Jan 9, 2007 at 12:40 pm | 27 comments | 8296 Views


A primer on student loans

Read the full story here posted Friday, September...

Original post made on Apr. 9, 2014
There are no comments yet. 8296 Views


WWII veteran honored for heroism after 66 years

It was Carl Clark's jacket that the U.S. secretary of the Navy pinned the commendation medal on, but Clark told the hundreds...

Original post made on Jan. 17, 2012
Last comment by Nayeli, on Jan 18, 2012 at 10:45 am | 4 comments | 8296 Views
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