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SCHOOLS & KIDS

County to build inpatient psych unit for teens

The Santa Clara County Board of Supervisors unanimously directed staff on Tuesday to move forward with a proposal to build...

Original post made on Nov. 7, 2017
Last comment by Sarah1000, on Nov 8, 2017 at 8:40 pm | 9 comments | 3569 Views

AROUND TOWN

'Peter Pan' never gets old

Charming and nostalgic, "Peter Pan" is a great choice for families seeking some good old-fashioned entertainment this season....

Original post made on Nov. 8, 2017
Last comment by bambi, on Nov 8, 2017 at 4:43 pm | 1 comment | 3342 Views

AROUND TOWN

Top Palo Alto officials to get raises

Four City Council-appointed officers -- City Manager James Keene, City Attorney Molly Stump, City Auditor Harriet Richardson...

Original post made on Nov. 3, 2017
Last comment by Unbelievable , on Nov 7, 2017 at 11:26 pm | 30 comments | 2559 Views

SPORTS

Menlo, M-A girls win league XC titles; ECP, M-A boys are second

The Menlo School girls cross country team set a West Bay Athletic League time record and won the title at the league championships...

Original post made on Nov. 6, 2017
Last comment by Anonymous, on Nov 7, 2017 at 9:47 pm | 7 comments | 2042 Views

AROUND TOWN

Palo Alto salutes its veterans

Joe Graham's memory lane stretches across continents, from North Carolina and northwestern Canada, where he trained for tank...

Original post made on Nov. 7, 2017
Last comment by Stephanie M., on Nov 7, 2017 at 8:59 pm | 1 comment | 1736 Views

BOOKS

First Person: A conversation with David Kelley, founder of IDEO and Stanford d.school

David Kelley, founder of IDEO and the Stanford d.school talks with First Person host Lisa Van Dusen about his mission to...

Original post made on Nov. 5, 2017
Last comment by Andy, on Nov 7, 2017 at 4:22 pm | 3 comments | 3986 Views

ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

County considers proposal for teen inpatient psych unit

Santa Clara County could launch an inpatient psychiatric unit for teenagers at Santa Clara Valley Medical Center in San Jose...

Original post made on Nov. 2, 2017
Last comment by Roxanne Reeves, on Nov 7, 2017 at 4:19 pm | 5 comments | 2940 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

Family of bullying victim sues school district

The family of a special-education middle school student who was repeatedly bullied in 2016 has sued the Palo Alto school...

Original post made on Oct. 31, 2017
Last comment by Mark, on Nov 7, 2017 at 1:04 pm | 64 comments | 9265 Views

AROUND TOWN

Give it to me straight, docs

R-E-S-P-E-C-T. With apologies to Aretha Franklin, you can find out what it means to you at this year's United Nations Association...

Original post made on Nov. 7, 2017
Last comment by Becky Sanders, on Nov 7, 2017 at 10:58 am | 1 comment | 365 Views

AROUND TOWN

School board to discuss Stanford expansion

The school board will hold a special meeting Tuesday to discuss Stanford's proposed General Use Permit, which spells out...

Original post made on Nov. 6, 2017
Last comment by Anon, on Nov 7, 2017 at 9:43 am | 2 comments | 2840 Views

AROUND TOWN

Dear Irate Drivers: Read Your DMV Manual

Today was a bad day for being honked at for following the law. Dear irate man in a minivan who tailed me off of East Meadow...

Original post made by Driver on Oct. 27, 2017
Last comment by Driver, on Nov 7, 2017 at 8:33 am | 22 comments | 651 Views

AROUND TOWN

Let's roll!

On a recent Sunday afternoon, players looking to pick up a game of lawn bowling streamed into the Palo Alto Lawn Bowls Club,...

Original post made on Nov. 3, 2017
Last comment by Alice Smith, on Nov 6, 2017 at 10:29 pm | 4 comments | 2184 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

HP Enterprise moving out of Palo Alto

Palo Alto's stock of tech companies in town is dwindling with Hewlett Packard Enterprise's plans to move its headquarters...

Original post made on Nov. 2, 2017
Last comment by MyOpinion, on Nov 6, 2017 at 5:49 pm | 42 comments | 10448 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

'Pedestrian-only' University Avenue?

The idea of turning a section of University Avenue in downtown Palo Alto into a pedestrian-only zone picked up some steam...

Original post made on Oct. 31, 2017
Last comment by Anon, on Nov 6, 2017 at 1:48 pm | 50 comments | 6960 Views

SPORTS

Impressive display of goalkeeping in CCS water polo

There was something for everybody on opening day of the Central Coast Section boys water polo tournament in both the Open...

Original post made on Nov. 6, 2017
Last comment by PoloFan, on Nov 6, 2017 at 12:46 pm | 1 comment | 1186 Views

SPORTS

CCS volleyball: Rising star nearly takes Paly to next level

Chelsea Fan and Amelia Gibbs combined for 35 kills as the Palo Alto girls volleyball team took host St. Francis to the brink...

Original post made on Nov. 5, 2017
Last comment by Paly Sports Parent, on Nov 6, 2017 at 11:33 am | 3 comments | 1167 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

Editorial: Home stretch for Comp Plan

The vision document for city decisions over at least the next 12 years, now in its final phase of City Council review, is...

Original post made on Nov. 3, 2017
Last comment by margaret heath, on Nov 4, 2017 at 6:54 pm | 7 comments | 1869 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

Imprinted in history

The Thomas Welton Stanford Art Gallery at Stanford University is displaying the colorful and innovative printmaking of Pedro...

Original post made on Nov. 4, 2017
Last comment by Larry Brown, on Nov 4, 2017 at 4:07 pm | 1 comment | 1372 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

Building owners seek exemptions from 'retail protection' law

Citing economic hardships and an inability to land tenants, owners of two Palo Alto buildings are asking the council to waive...

Original post made on Nov. 1, 2017
Last comment by poor WSJ, on Nov 4, 2017 at 3:18 pm | 15 comments | 2721 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

Around Town: a new path; waiting for the new iPhone

In the latest Around Town column, learn about the city's new approach to establishing a bike-sharing program, people waiting...

Original post made on Nov. 3, 2017
Last comment by resident, on Nov 4, 2017 at 12:32 pm | 5 comments | 2063 Views
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