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PALO ALTO ISSUES

Facing eviction, residents seek urgency ordinance

As Palo Alto prepares for a possible legal showdown with the new owners of downtown's President Hotel over conversion of...

Original post made on Aug. 10, 2018
Last comment by We Live Rent-Free in PA, 6 minutes ago | 32 comments | 2833 Views

AROUND TOWN

Elementary, middle schools start new year

Palo Alto elementary and middle school students returned to school on Tuesday morning, getting to know their classmates,...

Original post made on Aug. 14, 2018
Last comment by August, 43 minutes ago | 1 comment | 319 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

City rushes to pass law for residents facing eviction

With residents of President Hotel bracing for displacement, Palo Alto officials are rushing to draft an urgency ordinance...

Original post made on Aug. 14, 2018
Last comment by Roger, 44 minutes ago | 32 comments | 2041 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

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 Bias Towards Some, 1 hour ago | 2 comments | 1477 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

Cities join forces to tackle airplane noise

An effort by cities in Santa Clara and Santa Cruz counties to form an alliance to address the irksome issue of airplane noise...

Original post made on Aug. 7, 2018
Last comment by Perspective, 2 hours ago | 77 comments | 4172 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

Mayor apologizes for downplaying traffic concerns

After facing a backlash for suggesting that the community’s traffic concerns are "exaggerated," Mayor Liz Kniss issued...

Original post made on Aug. 13, 2018
Last comment by Arthur Keller, 3 hours ago | 42 comments | 2406 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

Wolbach, Cormack take the lead on fundraising

Palo Alto City Councilman Cory Wolbach and challenger Alison Cormack have taken an early but significant lead in the five-candidate...

Original post made on Jul. 31, 2018
Last comment by Silent candidate, 5 hours ago | 31 comments | 2647 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

West Nile virus found in East Palo Alto

West Nile virus-carrying mosquitoes found in East Palo Alto have prompted vector-control officials to order spraying in neighborhoods...

Original post made on Aug. 12, 2018
Last comment by A Landlord's Perspective, 6 hours ago | 5 comments | 15545 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

Foothill-De Anza weighs campus teacher housing

Foothill-De Anza Community College District board members are looking into teacher housing, joining a growing number of agencies...

Original post made on Aug. 13, 2018
Last comment by Worried, 7 hours ago | 2 comments | 1737 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Class is in session for Palo Alto's high schools

The hallways, classrooms and administrative offices of Palo Alto and Gunn high schools were abuzz on Monday for the first...

Original post made on Aug. 14, 2018
Last comment by Resident, 18 hours ago | 1 comment | 2902 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Rescue in progress for person underneath car

A segment of Middlefield Road has been blocked to traffic as crews rescue a person underneath a vehicle this morning, according...

Original post made on Jul. 12, 2018
Last comment by Ricardo Castañeda , 21 hours ago | 24 comments | 14581 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

Editorial: At risk of misleading voters

The Palo Alto City Council should have sought to be extra careful about accurately describing the reasons for the proposed...

Original post made on Aug. 10, 2018
Last comment by Gale Johnson, on Aug 13, 2018 at 5:23 pm | 22 comments | 1629 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

Guest Opinion: Planning commission focus: Analysis and action

The Palo Alto Planning and Transportation Commission chair seeks to clarify the role of the group in the community in response...

Original post made on Aug. 10, 2018
Last comment by Commission watcher, on Aug 13, 2018 at 3:02 pm | 3 comments | 3438 Views

AROUND TOWN

Webcast: Stanford's proposed expansion

Weekly journalists discuss Stanford University's proposed campus expansion and the evolving debate over how much housing...

Original post made on Aug. 13, 2018
There are no comments yet. 1460 Views

AROUND TOWN

Around Town

<B><B>MONTHLONG WATER LEAK ...</B> Repairs to a broken pipe that has been spilling thousands of gallons of water onto the...

Original post made on Aug. 10, 2018
Last comment by Lightbulb Moment, on Aug 13, 2018 at 1:38 pm | 2 comments | 2481 Views

ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

Crew returns home after fighting state wildfires

Firefighters from the Palo Alto Fire Department returned home on Thursday afternoon, tired but in good spirits, after 15...

Original post made on Aug. 10, 2018
Last comment by Sophie, on Aug 13, 2018 at 12:38 pm | 2 comments | 1728 Views

ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

Former Palo Altans trade Silicon Valley lifestyle for better 'quality of life' elsewhere

Former Palo Altans have a spectrum of attitudes toward their city and Silicon Valley, which has burgeoned into a technological,...

Original post made on Aug. 10, 2018
Last comment by Happy Resident, on Aug 13, 2018 at 11:41 am | 193 comments | 17482 Views

ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

Palo Alto finds flaws in new analysis of Stanford expansion

Despite acknowledging the area's need for more housing, Palo Alto has come out swinging against a new county analysis that...

Original post made on Aug. 9, 2018
Last comment by resident, on Aug 13, 2018 at 11:27 am | 42 comments | 4311 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

JCC to unveil new park and pavilion

After almost 10 years of anticipation, Palo Alto's Oshman Family Jewish Community Center will officially unveil its new park...

Original post made on Aug. 11, 2018
Last comment by southern Palo Alto, on Aug 13, 2018 at 10:49 am | 4 comments | 2270 Views

BOOKS

Cardinal women on watch list for soccer's Hermann Trophy

Menlo School grad Jaye Boissiere and Sacred Heart Prep grad Tierna Davidson are among five Stanford women's soccer players...

Original post made on Aug. 12, 2018
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