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ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

Making the most of indoor/outdoor living

Some may see the oblong structure as a future cabana, writer's hideaway or an extra bedroom in the backyard. But Sunset will...

Original post made on Sep. 24, 2017
Last comment by Joey Mack, on Sep 28, 2017 at 3:37 pm | 2 comments | 7158 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

City eyes higher fees for companies renting public parks

Two months after Palantir sparked uproar among residents for taking over a Cubberley Community Center field for a private...

Original post made on Jul. 26, 2017
Last comment by Election issue, on Sep 28, 2017 at 12:57 pm | 30 comments | 3011 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

District to pay McGee about $150K severance

In a severance agreement with Palo Alto Unified Superintendent Max McGee, the school board has agreed to provide him with...

Original post made on Sep. 27, 2017
Last comment by This is Crazy!!, on Sep 28, 2017 at 12:12 pm | 16 comments | 3729 Views

AROUND TOWN

Not perfect? No problem

TACO's mission is to give people of all skill levels the chance to share a love of playing classical music in an enjoyable,...

Original post made on Mar. 23, 2017
Last comment by former flautist two, on Sep 28, 2017 at 11:04 am | 3 comments | 3496 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

East Palo Alto woman allegedly scammed elderly aunt, pleads 'not guilty'

An East Palo Alto woman who allegedly got her 96-year-old aunt to sign over her home pleaded not guilty to a charge of elder...

Original post made on Nov. 16, 2016
Last comment by Working Man, on Sep 28, 2017 at 9:50 am | 2 comments | 3561 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

Yelp opens offices on California Avenue

California Avenue businesses may soon have a new big-name neighbor in the online user-review company Yelp, according to a...

Original post made on Oct. 2, 2013
Last comment by Parking, on Sep 28, 2017 at 9:00 am | 4 comments | 2439 Views

AROUND TOWN

Yelp opens offices on California Avenue

California Avenue businesses have a new big-name neighbor in the online user-review company Yelp, according to a company...

Original post made on Oct. 2, 2013
Last comment by yahoosupport, on Sep 28, 2017 at 4:18 am | 17 comments | 16447 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Weapons, cash, drugs cars seized in raids

Numerous large-caliber assault rifles and handguns, 10 automobiles and about $200,000 in cash were seized in the massive...

Original post made on Mar. 7, 2009
Last comment by Faye Dunn, on Sep 28, 2017 at 1:55 am | 19 comments | 4051 Views

AROUND TOWN

Assemblyman hosts coffee talk Thursday

Assemblyman Marc Berman will be hosting a community coffee on Thursday, Sept. 28, from 8-9:30 a.m. at the Original Pancake...

Original post made on Sep. 27, 2017
Last comment by Micro business initiative, on Sep 27, 2017 at 11:05 pm | 1 comment | 835 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 Joseph E. Davis, on Sep 27, 2017 at 3:58 pm | 120 comments | 9007 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Niece sent to prison for fleecing elderly aunt

An East Palo Alto woman who was convicted of felony elder abuse and fraud for getting her 97-year-old aunt to sign over the...

Original post made on Sep. 27, 2017
Last comment by Working Man, on Sep 27, 2017 at 3:08 pm | 2 comments | 2082 Views

SPORTS

Prep report: Palo Alto tops SCVAL cross country races

Henry Saul and Sam Craig finished first and second and the Palo Alto boys cross country equaled Los Altos with 66 points...

Original post made on Sep. 27, 2017
Last comment by conversation, on Sep 27, 2017 at 12:26 pm | 1 comment | 924 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

School board approves budget revisions

The school board approved on Tuesday a set of revisions for this year's budget to mitigate up to $6 million in unbudgeted...

Original post made on Sep. 27, 2017
Last comment by Skeptical, on Sep 27, 2017 at 10:20 am | 1 comment | 1179 Views

SPORTS

Paly football rocks and rolls and keeps the music blaring

The Palo Alto football team had a nice time on the bus ride home Friday night. The Vikings were celebrating their first win...

Original post made on Sep. 25, 2017
Last comment by Crescent Park Dad, on Sep 27, 2017 at 9:15 am | 7 comments | 1666 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Young women arrested for multiple burglaries

A trio face as many as 20 charges related to a crime spree that began six months ago in Palo Alto and other Santa Clara County...

Original post made on Sep. 26, 2017
Last comment by Marrol, on Sep 27, 2017 at 8:59 am | 4 comments | 4760 Views

ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

New county report finds widespread youth homelessness

A stark new report publicized on Tuesday has found that homelessness among teenagers and young adults could be much more...

Original post made on Sep. 26, 2017
Last comment by Data Point, on Sep 27, 2017 at 12:09 am | 3 comments | 1565 Views

ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

Future greens

The creator of a new salad-making robot sees his invention as an ideal healthy-food option for restaurants, hospitals, workplaces...

Original post made on Sep. 26, 2017
Last comment by Ahem, on Sep 26, 2017 at 7:28 pm | 4 comments | 1392 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

School board to vote on revised budget

School district staff are asking the Board of Education to vote on a series of changes for the 2017-18 budget in the wake...

Original post made on Sep. 26, 2017
Last comment by You have failed our kids, on Sep 26, 2017 at 6:19 pm | 5 comments | 1739 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Double happiness

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Original post made on Jul. 17, 2007
Last comment by PA mama, on Sep 26, 2017 at 5:59 pm | 7 comments | 5260 Views

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 Rebecca Eisenberg, on Sep 26, 2017 at 5:50 pm | 64 comments | 8957 Views
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