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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 Truth and Reconciliation, 1 hour ago | 47 comments | 4527 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 BP, 5 hours ago | 9 comments | 1520 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 concussions, 5 hours ago | 2 comments | 535 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

Tanaka fined for campaign violations

Palo Alto City Councilman Greg Tanaka has agreed to pay $733 in fines after the California Fair Political Practices Commission...

Original post made on Sep. 11, 2017
Last comment by Me3, 9 hours ago | 105 comments | 4769 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

Residents reaffirm support for Caltrain trench

As Palo Alto moves ahead with its plan to reconstruct the rail corridor to separate trains from local roads, residents and...

Original post made on Sep. 16, 2017
Last comment by john_alderman, 10 hours ago | 98 comments | 7045 Views

MOVIES

Rachel Waiters' vocal homecoming

Singer Rachel Waiters will perform in concert Saturday, June 4, at Mt. Olive Missionary Baptist Church in East Palo Alto. Read...

Original post made on Sep. 22, 2017
There are no comments yet. 2037 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
Last comment by Go to the school board, 11 hours ago | 8 comments | 1244 Views

SPORTS

Stanford gains cross country transfer from Harvard

Courtney Smith, a two-time All-America distance runner at Harvard, will run for Stanford, beginning this fall. Smith is a...

Original post made on Sep. 22, 2017
There are no comments yet. 1865 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, 16 hours ago | 1 comment | 736 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, 17 hours ago | 71 comments | 3632 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, 17 hours ago | 19 comments | 2671 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, 17 hours ago | 41 comments | 5513 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, 19 hours ago | 2 comments | 3967 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. 1213 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, 20 hours ago | 22 comments | 3715 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. 3038 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. 1955 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. 340 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. 4040 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. 4649 Views
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