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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 | 16461 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 | 4061 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 | 856 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 | 9074 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 | 2095 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 | 951 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 | 1198 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 | 1704 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 | 4803 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 | 1589 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 | 1408 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 | 1761 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 | 5275 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 | 9046 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

East Palo Alto road conditions stand out in new data

East Palo Alto made the most road improvements compared to other Bay Area cities last year, according to data released Monday...

Original post made on Sep. 26, 2017
Last comment by Ellen, on Sep 26, 2017 at 2:03 pm | 2 comments | 1702 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

Lawsuit blocks Measure B funds

Santa Clara County's new Measure B sales tax has already collected tens of millions of dollars for a multitude of transportation...

Original post made on Aug. 30, 2017
Last comment by One More Reson, on Sep 26, 2017 at 10:33 am | 15 comments | 2401 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

Worn wires sparks fire at Palo Alto furniture store

An electric fan with worn wires caused a fire at the rear of a furniture store at Town & Country Village Friday morning,...

Original post made on Sep. 26, 2017
There are no comments yet. 3239 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Rash of phone scams reported in Palo Alto

A range of phone scams have been reported in Palo Alto in recent weeks, including people posing as Internal Revenue Service...

Original post made on Jun. 11, 2014
Last comment by Judge Judy , on Sep 26, 2017 at 7:12 am | 25 comments | 10835 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

Palo Alto roads, underpasses flooding; roads closing

With the brunt of this week's storm hitting Thursday morning, bringing more than an inch of rain to the Palo Alto Foothills...

Original post made on Dec. 11, 2014
Last comment by Parent, on Sep 26, 2017 at 7:10 am | 13 comments | 24196 Views

AROUND TOWN

Around Town: shaky ground; going platinum

In this week's Around Town column, read a firsthand account from a local executive in Mexico City during Tuesday's massive...

Original post made on Sep. 23, 2017
Last comment by EV driver, on Sep 25, 2017 at 3:56 pm | 6 comments | 1488 Views
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