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PALO ALTO ISSUES

Aircraft noise: Moving from north to south Palo Alto?

I understand that aircraft may start routing even more flights over S Palo Alto instead of North and Mid Palo Alto, per our...

Original post made by Aircraft noise on Nov. 8, 2017
Last comment by Giraffe, on Nov 28, 2017 at 12:22 pm | 23 comments | 838 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

Still standing in tribute

In Palo Alto's Peers Park stand redwood trees that as infants traveled farther than many people do in their lifetimes. Read...

Original post made on Nov. 24, 2017
Last comment by musical, on Nov 28, 2017 at 9:16 am | 3 comments | 3185 Views

SPORTS

Stanford football to play USC for the conference title

Call it divine intervention. Call it getting prayers answered. Call it whatever you want but there was nothing magical about...

Original post made on Nov. 26, 2017
Last comment by Sea Seelam Reddy, on Nov 27, 2017 at 4:18 pm | 2 comments | 2579 Views

AROUND TOWN

Marshals capture second fugitive from Palo Alto courthouse

John Penn Bivins, the second of two inmates who escaped from the Palo Alto courthouse on Nov. 6, was recaptured by the U.S....

Original post made on Nov. 26, 2017
Last comment by Resident, on Nov 27, 2017 at 4:07 pm | 3 comments | 5857 Views

AROUND TOWN

Around Town

<B><B>ROOM TO ROAM ... </B> Palo Alto's dog owners, rejoice! Your faithful companion will soon have a new place to frolic...

Original post made on Nov. 24, 2017
Last comment by No more whiners, on Nov 27, 2017 at 3:21 pm | 8 comments | 3125 Views

AROUND TOWN

Around the Block

<B><B>EDGEWOOD GROCER NEARS OPENING ... </B> Just in time for holiday festivities, <B>The Market at Edgewood</B> is shooting...

Original post made on Nov. 27, 2017
Last comment by Robert McDiarmid, on Nov 27, 2017 at 2:19 pm | 1 comment | 404 Views

SPORTS

Stanford men reach quarterfinals of NCAA soccer tourney

Tanner Beason and Foster Langsdorf each scored in the second half to lift the ninth-seeded Stanford men's soccer team past...

Original post made on Nov. 26, 2017
Last comment by Michael O, on Nov 26, 2017 at 9:15 pm | 1 comment | 1448 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

Palo Alto goes electric with refuse truck

The familiar rumble of a garbage truck rolling down the block may soon fade out of certain Palo Alto neighborhoods, as the...

Original post made on Nov. 21, 2017
Last comment by Curmudgeon, on Nov 26, 2017 at 4:20 pm | 31 comments | 3147 Views

AROUND TOWN

Palo Alto may ease rules for downtown roof decks

Downtown diners rarely have a chance to dine alfresco while enjoying a bird's-eye view of the streets beneath them. One tenant...

Original post made on Oct. 27, 2017
Last comment by 285 Hamilton, on Nov 26, 2017 at 12:21 am | 6 comments | 2948 Views

BOOKS

A pacifist's first-hand look at war

Pvt. Ned Crawford never aspired to serve in the military or fight in a war. But while working as a telephone lineman and...

Original post made on Nov. 24, 2017
Last comment by Lora Smith, on Nov 25, 2017 at 6:56 pm | 2 comments | 937 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

Stanford GUP Petition and Meeting

Stanford is planning a major expansion over the next 15 years which will impact traffic and housing. To see the top issues...

Original post made by Hamilton H. on Nov. 25, 2017
There are no comments yet. 161 Views

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Comfort and joy

'Tis the season to be jolly, as the old song says. But perhaps you're in a more contemplative mood? Whether you're feeling...

Original post made on Nov. 25, 2017
Last comment by Arnie, on Nov 25, 2017 at 8:11 am | 2 comments | 1474 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

Stanford University reboots renaming process

A Stanford University committee convened to examine the issue of renaming campus facilities, spurred by concerns over buildings...

Original post made on Nov. 19, 2017
Last comment by maguro_01, on Nov 25, 2017 at 2:03 am | 21 comments | 4337 Views

ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

Palo Alto to reap revenues from new state bills

As Palo Alto's elected leaders survey all the new laws coming out of Washington, D.C., and Sacramento, two strikingly different...

Original post made on Nov. 23, 2017
Last comment by Gale Johnson, on Nov 24, 2017 at 4:46 pm | 2 comments | 2491 Views

AROUND TOWN

Shop Talk: Hermès to open; restaurant news

In this week's ShopTalk column, read about French luxury house Hermès' forthcoming Palo Alto store, plus the latest restaurant...

Original post made on Nov. 24, 2017
Last comment by SpellingPolice, on Nov 24, 2017 at 12:20 pm | 1 comment | 2051 Views

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Community Notebook: Holiday Giving

A number of local organizations are working to make this holiday season brighter for those in need, and they depend on donations...

Original post made on Nov. 22, 2017
Last comment by Palo Alto Family YMCA, on Nov 22, 2017 at 2:50 pm | 1 comment | 2681 Views

SPORTS

No mascot? No worries in SHP girls volleyball victory

Sacred Heart Prep senior Cate Desler recorded 33 kills to help the Gators beat host Notre Dame-Belmont, 20-25, 25-20, 25-23,...

Original post made on Nov. 22, 2017
Last comment by Gator fan, on Nov 22, 2017 at 1:24 pm | 1 comment | 1360 Views

AROUND TOWN

One of two escaped inmates recaptured in Stockton

Tramel Leon McClough, 46, was arrested Tuesday night, more than two weeks after he escaped from the Palo Alto courthouse...

Original post made on Nov. 22, 2017
There are no comments yet. 1239 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

As redevelopment looms, one homeowner stands firm

As the city prepares for long-term revitalization of the Ventura area, Olive Avenue residents find themselves in the center...

Original post made on Nov. 17, 2017
Last comment by Gus L., on Nov 22, 2017 at 10:24 am | 28 comments | 8720 Views

ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

Beset by cars, East Palo Alto to develop 'mobility' plan

Besieged by a daily influx of commuter traffic, and with parked cars clogging neighborhoods streets, East Palo Alto officials...

Original post made on Oct. 6, 2017
Last comment by Fiona Luffy, on Nov 22, 2017 at 9:58 am | 7 comments | 2834 Views
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