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SPORTS

Stanford's Hock is a finalist for Stopper of the Year

Stanford junior reliever Colton Hock was named one of five finalists for the Stopper of the Year award, as announced by the...

Original post made on Jun. 9, 2017
Last comment by Jean, on Jun 9, 2017 at 6:53 am | 1 comment | 590 Views

RESTAURANTS

Style over substance

Some of what Terrain Cafe does definitely works, but the place feels like it still needs to establish its identity. Is it...

Original post made on Jun. 8, 2017
Last comment by A Cook, on Jun 8, 2017 at 9:21 pm | 1 comment | 1537 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

School board to discuss sex education curriculum

The Palo Alto school board will discuss Tuesday night a new sex education curriculum that has drawn both intense opposition...

Original post made on Jun. 6, 2017
Last comment by @b2.0, on Jun 8, 2017 at 3:40 pm | 12 comments | 2858 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

Pastor suspected of sexual assaults detained by ICE

A Menlo Park church pastor arrested on suspicion of sexual assault was picked up last week by agents from the U.S. Immigration...

Original post made on Jun. 8, 2017
There are no comments yet. 1483 Views

AROUND TOWN

Board approves two Marriott hotels for San Antonio Road

Despite neighborhood opposition, a proposal to build two five-story Marriott hotels scored a big victory Thursday morning...

Original post made on Jun. 1, 2017
Last comment by BP, on Jun 8, 2017 at 9:25 am | 24 comments | 5336 Views

AROUND TOWN

Palo Alto to outsource lifeguard duties at Rinconada

Rinconada Pool swimmers can look forward to longer hours, different rates and greater stability in lifeguard staffing this...

Original post made on Jun. 6, 2017
Last comment by Online Name, on Jun 7, 2017 at 9:17 pm | 17 comments | 3195 Views

AROUND TOWN

Around Town

<B><B>A BLOODY GOOD JOB ...</B> Palo Alto resident <B>Stan Shore</B> will mark a milestone on Tuesday, May 23, when he marks...

Original post made on May. 19, 2017
Last comment by Rick, on Jun 7, 2017 at 3:38 pm | 10 comments | 2744 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

Palo Alto charts new path for planned fiber network

Two decades after Palo Alto launched its mission of bringing ultra-high-speed internet to every home, the tortuous path is...

Original post made on May. 24, 2017
Last comment by Jeff Hoel, on Jun 7, 2017 at 2:02 pm | 19 comments | 4319 Views

ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

Man killed in Caltrain crash at Atherton train crossing identified

The San Mateo County Coroner's office has identified Kirtee Kapoor, 46, of Menlo Park as the man who died after being struck...

Original post made on Jun. 6, 2017
Last comment by Hmmm, on Jun 7, 2017 at 11:20 am | 2 comments | 7920 Views

ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

East Palo Alto Tennis and Tutoring to leave Stanford campus

After providing tennis lessons, tutoring and support to disadvantaged youth for more than 20 years on the Stanford University...

Original post made on Jun. 3, 2017
Last comment by Danice Brown, on Jun 7, 2017 at 8:11 am | 5 comments | 2927 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Man arrested for alleged intent to kill doctors

A 58-year-old Central Valley man was arrested last week after driving from his home in Visalia to the Bay Area with the alleged...

Original post made on Jun. 6, 2017
Last comment by mauricio, on Jun 7, 2017 at 7:53 am | 11 comments | 6334 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

Palo Alto expands its control over Baylands

Palo Alto's effort to expand and restore the sprawling marshlands on the city's eastern fringes will hit a milestone next...

Original post made on May. 31, 2017
Last comment by Oldster, on Jun 6, 2017 at 10:42 am | 25 comments | 5335 Views

ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

The tweeting species: A conversation with Jonathan Franzen

When novelist and tech-skeptic Jonathan Franzen pays a visit March 6 to Silicon Valley as part of the Peninsula Open Space...

Original post made on Jun. 5, 2017
Last comment by A Fraud?, on Jun 6, 2017 at 9:20 am | 2 comments | 6640 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

New principals named for Jordan, Terman middle schools

A Campbell Union High School District administrator and San Jose Unified School District principal will become the new principals...

Original post made on Jun. 2, 2017
Last comment by Clean Sweep, on Jun 5, 2017 at 6:51 pm | 18 comments | 5300 Views

ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

Dozens rally against Trump's withdrawal from Paris climate agreement

President Donald Trump's announcement on Thursday that the United States will withdraw from the Paris climate agreement drew...

Original post made on Jun. 2, 2017
Last comment by resident, on Jun 5, 2017 at 5:10 pm | 78 comments | 3600 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

District may hire full-time Title IX officer, investigator

Palo Alto school board members are considering hiring a dedicated Title IX compliance officer and a separate investigator...

Original post made on May. 31, 2017
Last comment by Board Mis-Management, on Jun 5, 2017 at 3:44 pm | 33 comments | 4999 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

Community Notebook: Rail design workshop

City officials are preparing to kick off an intense community-engagement process on Saturday, May 20, aimed at educating...

Original post made on May. 11, 2017
Last comment by Easily Wiser than NIMBYs, on Jun 5, 2017 at 10:45 am | 11 comments | 2490 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

In parting shot, planning commissioner slams council

For the past two years, Kate Downing has been one of Palo Alto's most passionate advocates for building more affordable housing....

Original post made on Aug. 10, 2016
Last comment by resident, on Jun 5, 2017 at 7:05 am | 341 comments | 38020 Views

ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

Off Deadline: Asian-Americans expand what 'community involvement' means

The venerable Silicon Valley-based group Asian Americans for Community Involvement, AACI for short, is about to celebrate...

Original post made on Jun. 2, 2017
Last comment by Get it Straight, on Jun 4, 2017 at 6:48 pm | 10 comments | 2561 Views

ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

Radio in the Bay Area, Anyone remember KGO's mass firing last year ?

Hey Palo Altans and others. I just happened to be reminded of the changes at KGO radio about a year ago when KGO, fired...

Original post made by Former Radio Listener on Jan. 2, 2013
Last comment by Anon., on Jun 4, 2017 at 6:33 pm | 9 comments | 12578 Views
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Save $5 when you register by Monday, July 24

Registration is now open for the 33rd annual Palo Alto Weekly Moonlight Run and Walk. This family-friendly event which benefits local nonprofits serving kids and families will take place on Friday, Oct. 6 at the Palo Alto Baylands.

Register Here