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ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

Hundreds turn out to debate proposed RV ordinance

About 200 people packed the East Palo Alto City Council Chambers and more than 43 speakers gave East Palo Alto city officials...

Original post made on Nov. 17, 2017
Last comment by Anon, on Nov 21, 2017 at 2:25 pm | 6 comments | 4064 Views

ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

Webcast: Wrestling with the problem of RVs

This week's eviction of RVs from an East Palo Alto street due to public health concerns sparked a protest; meanwhile, city...

Original post made on Nov. 20, 2017
Last comment by Anon, on Nov 21, 2017 at 2:09 pm | 3 comments | 2393 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Weekly collects seven awards in Bay Area journalism contest

The Palo Alto Weekly's editorial staff collected seven awards in the Greater Bay Area Journalism Contest presented Thursday...

Original post made on Nov. 18, 2017
Last comment by stanhutchings, on Nov 20, 2017 at 11:56 pm | 5 comments | 2024 Views

ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

Menlo Park council reverses approval of Stanford's office building on Sand Hill Road

Claiming inaccuracies and omissions in Stanford's traffic projections for its current and future developments, the Menlo...

Original post made on Nov. 18, 2017
Last comment by A Menlo Guy, on Nov 20, 2017 at 6:11 pm | 5 comments | 2178 Views

SPORTS

DiBiasi scores a late goal to lift Stanford into quarterfinals

Jordan DiBiasi scored the only goal of the game with just over 10 minutes remaining to play to lift the top-ranked and top-seeded...

Original post made on Nov. 20, 2017
Last comment by Patty, on Nov 20, 2017 at 4:36 pm | 1 comment | 832 Views

ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

Public comment sought on flood-control projects

The public can learn more about proposed flood-control, restoration and recreation projects along San Francisquito Creek...

Original post made on Oct. 3, 2017
Last comment by Jerry Feingold, on Nov 20, 2017 at 4:32 pm | 11 comments | 2186 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Castilleja Expansion

For several months, I've seen yard signs advocating against the expansion plans of Castilleja School. Based upon what I've...

Original post made by Albert on Nov. 15, 2017
Last comment by No upside for Palo Alto, on Nov 20, 2017 at 2:57 pm | 10 comments | 645 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

Palo Alto adopts new Comprehensive Plan

Palo Alto concluded one of the most complex and contentious planning efforts in its history late Monday night, when the City...

Original post made on Nov. 14, 2017
Last comment by Resident, on Nov 18, 2017 at 3:43 pm | 96 comments | 5567 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

Four firms to present for superintendent search

The school board is aiming to select a firm to lead its search for a new superintendent on Nov. 28, when four companies will...

Original post made on Nov. 15, 2017
Last comment by Parent of 2, on Nov 18, 2017 at 3:33 pm | 9 comments | 2039 Views

ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

Protesters stage walkout on controversial lecturer

More than 140 protesters who attended a lecture by anti-Muslim and "anti-jihadist" author and blogger Robert Spencer staged...

Original post made on Nov. 15, 2017
Last comment by Nayeli, on Nov 17, 2017 at 7:09 pm | 27 comments | 4974 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

Junior Museum and Zoo brings hands-on science to the classroom

A Palo Alto institution best known for its popular museum at Rinconada Park and its famous cast of characters, its instructors...

Original post made on Nov. 17, 2017
Last comment by resident, on Nov 17, 2017 at 1:49 pm | 2 comments | 2788 Views

SPORTS

Stanford's Love rushes into Big Game as national leader

Love has rushed for 1,622 yards in nine games, on 181 carries. San Diego State's Rashaad Penny is second with 1,602 in 10...

Original post made on Nov. 17, 2017
There are no comments yet. 961 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

Thousands without power in south Palo Alto

About 4,500 electricity customers are without power due to an outage concentrated in south Palo Alto that started late this...

Original post made on Nov. 16, 2017
Last comment by Visitor, on Nov 17, 2017 at 11:02 am | 5 comments | 3905 Views

ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

Editorial: Give for the kids

The Palo Alto Weekly Holiday Fund, now in its 25th year, provides a grassroots opportunity for a community member to make...

Original post made on Nov. 17, 2017
There are no comments yet. 1475 Views

AROUND TOWN

County receives sanctuary letter warning from DOJ

Santa Clara County is among 29 jurisdictions nationwide to receive sanctuary warning letters from the U.S. Department of...

Original post made on Nov. 16, 2017
Last comment by Resident, on Nov 17, 2017 at 12:12 am | 3 comments | 3108 Views

AROUND TOWN

End of Life for the Egg on Lytton Plaza - Digital DNA

The iconic work is to have a final vote for removal by the Palo Alto City Art Commission on Thursday night at City Hall. What...

Original post made by Public Artist on Nov. 16, 2017
Last comment by Resident, on Nov 16, 2017 at 4:55 pm | 2 comments | 261 Views

ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

Digital DNA faces possible demise

Digital DNA, the egg-shaped sculpture made partly of computer circuit boards currently installed in Lytton Plaza, has been...

Original post made on Oct. 6, 2017
Last comment by Sandy, on Nov 16, 2017 at 4:52 pm | 37 comments | 3142 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

Wrong-way drivers creating hazards, neighbors say

Drivers on Park Boulevard in Palo Alto are using an oncoming traffic lane to cut around a road barrier, endangering other...

Original post made on Nov. 10, 2017
Last comment by Curmudgeon, on Nov 16, 2017 at 4:03 pm | 39 comments | 4952 Views

ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

Senator Hill Will Not Respect Your Privacy in Feedback

I just called Senatir Jerry Hill's office to leave feedback about an issue relevant to protecting North Bay fire victims...

Original post made by Citizen on Nov. 16, 2017
There are no comments yet. 134 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

Pooling due to poor leaf removal and ADA compliant bumpy, yellow ramps at intersections.

I have been walking this lunch time around the Palo Verde area and there is a great deal of water pooling and very slippy...

Original post made by Walker on Nov. 16, 2017
There are no comments yet. 136 Views
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