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SCHOOLS & KIDS

Administrators who handled Paly sex-assault case ID'd

At the school board's first public meeting about a just completed law-firm investigation into the district's response to...

Original post made on Sep. 21, 2017
Last comment by Gunn Parent, 13 minutes ago | 25 comments | 2569 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

Delivery trucks at Edgewood create ruckus for neighbors

The beeping of trucks as they back up at 4 a.m., the clanking of metal cargo ramps on pavement, delivery trucks parking in...

Original post made on Sep. 22, 2017
Last comment by parent, 14 minutes ago | 2 comments | 830 Views

AROUND TOWN

A legacy of 'proving it'

On four- to six-hour conference calls, Jenny Dearborn, senior VP and chief learning officer at Palo Alto-based SAP, is almost...

Original post made on Sep. 22, 2017
Last comment by C, 1 hour ago | 1 comment | 477 Views

ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

Why leash laws? There are plenty of good reasons

As a lifelong South Bay resident and outdoor enthusiast, I treasure our community's public open spaces. One of my favorite...

Original post made on Sep. 15, 2017
Last comment by Please leash, 2 hours ago | 71 comments | 3531 Views

SPORTS

M-A offense flexing its offensive muscle; Paly looks for a win

It's the beginning of league play this week for Menlo-Atherton, Palo Alto and Gunn. Menlo School, Sacred Heart Prep and Woodside...

Original post made on Sep. 22, 2017
Last comment by geez, 2 hours ago | 1 comment | 367 Views

AROUND TOWN

Palo Alto commits funds to fight solo-driving

Palo Alto's drive to shift the commute patterns of downtown employees received a big boost this week, when the City Council...

Original post made on Sep. 20, 2017
Last comment by Resident, 3 hours ago | 19 comments | 2486 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Report: District leaders failed to follow law, procedures in sexual assault case

A highly critical report released Wednesday afternoon details how Palo Alto High School and district administrators repeatedly...

Original post made on Sep. 20, 2017
Last comment by Sanctimonious City, 3 hours ago | 41 comments | 5126 Views

AROUND TOWN

A passion for the finer things

Jarad Gallagher, 38, has been the chef at Chez TJ for the past four years, and unlike the majority of his predecessors, he...

Original post made on Sep. 22, 2017
Last comment by Online Name, 4 hours ago | 2 comments | 3941 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Editorial: Déjà vu for school district

Another disturbing portrait emerged this week of a school district still confused about its legal obligations in handling...

Original post made on Sep. 22, 2017
There are no comments yet. 464 Views

AROUND TOWN

Execs from SAP, Hewlett Packard Enterprise to receive Athena awards

Jenny Dearborn, senior vice-president and chief learning officer for business-to-business software company SAP, has been...

Original post made on Sep. 22, 2017
There are no comments yet. 636 Views

AROUND TOWN

School board on sex assaults: 'A change in culture' is 'needed'

Palo Alto Unified School District Board of Education President Terry Godfrey wrote a message Thursday updating parents on...

Original post made on Jul. 14, 2017
Last comment by PAUSD parent 1, 5 hours ago | 22 comments | 3692 Views

AROUND TOWN

For the love of lit

Bibliophiles, take note: A bevy of writers and readers of all kinds will make their way to town on Sunday, March 13, for...

Original post made on Sep. 22, 2017
There are no comments yet. 3024 Views

AROUND TOWN

A gem of an opera

In the creative hands of Palo Alto's West Bay Opera, this rarely performed forerunner of all of Mozart's greatest theatrical...

Original post made on Sep. 22, 2017
There are no comments yet. 1939 Views

AROUND TOWN

Home sales

A complete list of homes for sale on the Midpeninsula. Read the full story here https://www.paloaltoonline.com/news/2017/09/20/home-sales...

Original post made on Sep. 22, 2017
There are no comments yet. 293 Views

RESTAURANTS

Review: Passing the test of time

Il Fornaio has established a longtime comfort level with its customers in the 34 years it has been open in downtown Palo...

Original post made on Sep. 22, 2017
There are no comments yet. 4018 Views

AROUND TOWN

Feature story: Full steam ahead

Thousands of Bay Area got a glimpse of steam power on wheels in Palo Alto Sunday at the annual Vintage Vehicles and Family...

Original post made on Sep. 22, 2017
There are no comments yet. 4640 Views

AROUND TOWN

Palo Alto wins grant for crafting new vision for Fry's site

After years of talking about plans to transform the area around Fry's Electronics in the Ventura neighborhood, Palo Alto...

Original post made on Sep. 20, 2017
Last comment by Ahem, 12 hours ago | 28 comments | 4140 Views

AROUND TOWN

People: Aided by internet and social media, this couple has made traveling a career

Christine Williams, who grew up in Atherton, and Jules Hatfield, from Melbourne, Australia, met in Peru in 2012 and discovered...

Original post made on Sep. 21, 2017
There are no comments yet. 1386 Views

AROUND TOWN

For the love of dolls

More than 60 unique Raggedy Ann and Andy dolls are on display at the Los Altos History Museum this winter. Read the full...

Original post made on Sep. 21, 2017
There are no comments yet. 2169 Views

AROUND TOWN

Health fair addresses well-being inside and out

It's not too late to get started on your fitness-related New Year's resolution at the third annual Palo Alto Community Health...

Original post made on Sep. 21, 2017
Last comment by Suzy Z, 17 hours ago | 2 comments | 1073 Views
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