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Feds sued over Stanford's Searsville Dam

Environmental groups who have an ongoing lawsuit against Stanford University for its diversion of water from endangered species...

Original post made on Mar. 12, 2014
Last comment by Daniel, on Sep 11, 2015 at 12:16 am | 12 comments | 10422 Views


Tesla to move headquarters from Palo Alto to Austin

Elon Musk, CEO of Tesla Inc., confirmed Thursday afternoon what many have long suspected: The electric vehicle and energy...

Original post made on Oct. 7, 2021
Last comment by John B. Sails, on Oct 13, 2021 at 9:34 am | 32 comments | 10422 Views


Regional group exploring housing solutions

On Wednesday, the Committee to House the Bay Area will present the public's input on how to build more affordable and low-income...

Original post made on Jul. 17, 2018
Last comment by More, please., on Jul 25, 2018 at 3:56 pm | 34 comments | 10418 Views


One hundred years of Paly: High school to celebrate centennial

Palo Alto High School is planning a series of events to involve the entire community in celebrating the school's 100-year...

Original post made on Aug. 14, 2018
Last comment by read the article, on Aug 24, 2018 at 8:36 pm | 8 comments | 10417 Views


Palo Alto High School's Class of 2017 marks its milestone

The mood was celebratory Wednesday afternoon on Paly's main quad. An hour before commencement was scheduled to begin at 5...

Original post made on Jun. 1, 2017
Last comment by PA Parent, on Jun 3, 2017 at 10:52 pm | 6 comments | 10417 Views


Gunn, Paly among state's top six in SAT scores

Gunn and Palo Alto high schools rank in the top six California high schools in average SAT scores, according to data to be...

Original post made on Oct. 12, 2010
Last comment by BTW, on Aug 25, 2014 at 12:25 pm | 39 comments | 10415 Views


Key agreements pave way for Palo Alto's new bike bridge

Palo Alto's plan for a bike bridge over U.S. Highway 101 sped ahead on Monday, when city officials formally signed agreements...

Original post made on Dec. 17, 2018
Last comment by Thank you!, on Jan 1, 2019 at 12:34 pm | 24 comments | 10415 Views


Remodeling gone overboard


Original post made by Remodeler on Nov. 29, 2006
Last comment by renovator too, on Dec 11, 2007 at 4:06 pm | 52 comments | 10414 Views


As traffic returns to Bay Area highways, congestion is still less than before the pandemic

So far, highway data shows commuter traffic into Silicon Valley has not bounced all the way back, but how long will it last? Read...

Original post made on Mar. 15, 2022
Last comment by Bystander, on Mar 18, 2022 at 7:54 am | 8 comments | 10412 Views


Work Trucks and Trailers on streets


Original post made by concerned resident on Jan. 8, 2007
Last comment by john brown, on Dec 11, 2008 at 12:30 am | 19 comments | 10411 Views


Shop Talk: Family-owned luggage store, Jeffrey boutique close due to coronavirus crisis

In the latest Shop Talk column on local retail, news about a longtime luggage store's decision to shutter, Palo Alto Korean...

Original post made on Jun. 19, 2020
Last comment by Resident who hasn’t gone to Univ since it became an office park, on Jun 19, 2020 at 9:20 am | 1 comment | 10411 Views


Palo Alto struggles to keep up with job growth

The problems are clear: too many jobs, too much traffic and a housing shortage that is pushing long-time residents out of...

Original post made on Feb. 23, 2016
Last comment by Yes You Can!, on Mar 5, 2016 at 3:46 pm | 52 comments | 10410 Views


Cheese balls, aliens, Angry Birds -- and logical sequencing

The dozens of children who flock to Smita Kolhatkar's lunchtime "Scratch Club" at Barron Park Elementary School create their...

Original post made on Oct. 13, 2012
Last comment by Jeanie Smith, on Oct 17, 2012 at 9:10 pm | 3 comments | 10410 Views


Commission calls on Palo Alto to stop 'terrible phenomenon' of vaping among youth

Palo Alto Human Relations commissioners are urging the city to control vaping among teens, just as the California Department...

Original post made on Sep. 27, 2019
Last comment by Anonymous, on Oct 5, 2019 at 7:53 am | 45 comments | 10410 Views


Stanford student arrested in fatal DUI crash

A 24-year-old Stanford student was arrested early Sunday on suspicion of drunken driving after he drove the wrong way onto...

Original post made on Oct. 7, 2013
Last comment by Soldevila15, on Nov 1, 2013 at 9:38 pm | 16 comments | 10410 Views


Believe me, sooner or later the Mitchell Park library will open

Believe me, sooner or later the Mitchell Park library will open Read the full guest opinion here

Original post made on Feb. 22, 2013
Last comment by The Obvious, on Mar 4, 2013 at 10:24 am | 14 comments | 10408 Views


City proposes to peek at people's garbage

Palo Altans who repeatedly throw recyclable items into their trash bins could soon find themselves slapped with fines and...

Original post made on Mar. 10, 2010
Last comment by Anonymous too, on Mar 18, 2010 at 10:29 am | 120 comments | 10407 Views


Editorial: Espinosa, Burt, Yeh, Dykwel for City Council


Original post made on Oct. 10, 2007
Last comment by Tyler Hanley, on Nov 5, 2007 at 9:35 pm | 113 comments | 10406 Views


Reforms recommended for contentious PC zoning process

After hours of agonizing, debating, copyediting and wrangling over definitions, Palo Alto's planning commissioners on Wednesday...

Original post made on Mar. 11, 2015
Last comment by citizen pa, on Mar 16, 2015 at 6:11 pm | 41 comments | 10406 Views


Palo Alto residents join train-tunnel debate

Palo Alto’s debate over the future of the rail corridor began to rev up Tuesday night, when a crowd of residents joined...

Original post made on Mar. 7, 2018
Last comment by Maurice, on Mar 14, 2018 at 5:55 am | 108 comments | 10405 Views
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