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Mixes of fixes

As morning light streamed through the open garage doors at the Museum of American Heritage, Peter Skinner began orientation...

Original post made on Oct. 23, 2015
Last comment by Washers, on Oct 23, 2015 at 12:08 pm | 1 comment | 10512 Views


Residents challenge city over parking at Edgewood Plaza

Neighbors of the Edgewood Plaza Shopping Center are raising concerns that parked cars will clog their neighborhood now that...

Original post made on Mar. 28, 2014
Last comment by Mr.Recycle, on Apr 5, 2014 at 10:03 pm | 47 comments | 10509 Views


'Increase library efficiency before seeking $$'


Original post made on Sep. 12, 2007
Last comment by Against Bonds, on Sep 14, 2007 at 7:46 am | 30 comments | 10507 Views


Ravenswood school board denies charter petition

Hundreds of East Palo Alto parents and children turned out for a crowded and emotional school board meeting Thursday night...

Original post made on Mar. 25, 2011
Last comment by Proud Parent, on Apr 9, 2011 at 6:18 pm | 10 comments | 10507 Views


Two Sunday quakes were 'relatively shallow'

The two Sunday earthquakes that jolted parts of the Midpeninsula and were centered in Los Altos occurred at a depth considered...

Original post made on Dec. 19, 2010
Last comment by yabadoo, on Dec 21, 2010 at 2:38 pm | 27 comments | 10506 Views


Longtime school board member to seek seat on county Board of Education

After 13 years as a Palo Alto Board of Education member, Melissa Baten Caswell won't run for reelection in November. She's...

Original post made on Jul. 8, 2020
Last comment by Mark Weiss, on Aug 7, 2020 at 6:06 pm | 15 comments | 10505 Views


When mochi meets cupcake

Melody Hu has infused her baking business with global elements that reflect flavors tied to her own history as a Taiwanese-American...

Original post made on Jan. 25, 2019
Last comment by Tatjana, on Feb 11, 2019 at 5:19 pm | 5 comments | 10505 Views


Sexual-assault case against Joe Lonsdale dropped

A civil case filed earlier this year against Joe Lonsdale, founder of Palo Alto software company Palantir, by a former girlfriend...

Original post made on Nov. 3, 2015
Last comment by icky, on Nov 5, 2015 at 8:58 pm | 11 comments | 10504 Views


New Cubberley plan sets stage for tense debate

With the Palo Alto City Council and school district struggling to forge a common vision for redeveloping Cubberley Community...

Original post made on Nov. 29, 2019
Last comment by CubberlyCommunityHousingYes, on Dec 3, 2019 at 6:04 pm | 23 comments | 10503 Views


Class-action lawsuit filed against Stanford

A class-action lawsuit for $20 million has been filed against Stanford Hospital & Clinics over a patient-information breach,...

Original post made on Oct. 3, 2011
Last comment by Mom, on Mar 5, 2014 at 10:43 am | 22 comments | 10502 Views


Gunn community deserves support, not blame

My name is Chloe Sorensen, and I'm the sophomore class president at Gunn High School. Throughout my first year and a half...

Original post made on Jan. 30, 2015
Last comment by Paly Parent, on Mar 20, 2015 at 8:16 am | 24 comments | 10501 Views


As rioters storm the U.S. Capitol, Rep. Anna Eshoo says she's safe

U.S. Rep. Anna Eshoo was among hundreds of legislators who fled the House floor on Wednesday as thousands of rioters supporting...

Original post made on Jan. 6, 2021
Last comment by Alvin, on Jan 11, 2021 at 12:56 am | 56 comments | 10501 Views


BMR's for police,teachers.etc? Better check out current living in BMR's here in town...


Original post made by Thinking of you 2 on Aug. 22, 2007
Last comment by No mandate, on Aug 29, 2007 at 9:55 am | 13 comments | 10500 Views


One small seed

Based on a half-acre expanse of land on the grounds of St. Patrick's Seminary in Menlo Park, NanoFarms USA provides both...

Original post made on May. 18, 2016
There are no comments yet. 10500 Views


Councilwoman fends off criticism over 'finder's fees'

Palo Alto City Councilwoman Karen Holman, who has spent more than a decade advocating for more transparency in city government,...

Original post made on Jun. 13, 2014
Last comment by Eric F, on Jun 16, 2014 at 6:46 pm | 23 comments | 10493 Views


Assigned seats, no lockers among plans for reopening Palo Alto Unified's middle, high schools

With the school board's approval, expected on Tuesday night, middle and high school students at Palo Alto Unified will be...

Original post made on Nov. 9, 2020
Last comment by Teacher , on Nov 14, 2020 at 4:34 pm | 46 comments | 10493 Views


Where to watch world the World Cup games?


Original post made by Kirstin on Jun. 8, 2006
Last comment by MJD, on Jun 19, 2006 at 7:04 am | 3 comments | 10493 Views


Election 2018: Council contenders

This year's five candidates for Palo Alto City Council offer a blend of the familiar and the new. Read the full story here...

Original post made on Oct. 12, 2018
Last comment by Ask Mom, on Oct 13, 2018 at 2:37 pm | 13 comments | 10492 Views


How often does bullying happen in Palo Alto?

"If someone says bullying is not a problem in Palo Alto, I'd say: You need to look again," said Juliet Melamid, a marriage...

Original post made on Jun. 17, 2013
Last comment by Not so great, on Jun 19, 2013 at 3:53 pm | 18 comments | 10491 Views


Palo Alto police search for man who allegedly committed lewd act in Safeway

Palo Alto police are searching for a man who allegedly committed a lewd act while standing behind a woman in the self-checkout...

Original post made on Jan. 30, 2022
Last comment by Jennifer, on Feb 1, 2022 at 3:20 pm | 2 comments | 10491 Views
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