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AROUND TOWN

Environmental nonprofit's director to resign

Environmental Volunteers Executive Director Allan Berkowitz will leave his position effective June 30 after 17 years. Read...

Original post made on May. 31, 2017
Last comment by Grateful neighbor, on May 31, 2017 at 9:50 am | 1 comment | 2541 Views

SPORTS

Menlo College continues search for baseball coach

Menlo College continues its search for a baseball coach to replace Jake McKinley, who stepped down last week to accept the...

Original post made on May. 31, 2017
Last comment by Randy Clunge, on May 31, 2017 at 8:18 am | 1 comment | 1167 Views

SPORTS

Surpassing expectations lead to pleasant surprises at CCS meet

Menlo School's Robert Miranda and Palo Alto's Michel-Ange Siaba each won a Central Coast Section title Friday night during...

Original post made on May. 31, 2017
Last comment by Paly parent, on May 31, 2017 at 7:54 am | 1 comment | 2073 Views

ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

More carpool and express lanes on U.S. Highway 101?

How to manage congestion on U.S. Highway 101 in San Mateo County and northern Santa Clara County is the focus of two public...

Original post made on May. 27, 2017
Last comment by Hmm, on May 31, 2017 at 7:13 am | 10 comments | 2937 Views

AROUND TOWN

Shop Talk: College Terrace Market to open, flower shop could close

In this week's Shop Talk column, read about the upcoming opening of the College Terrace Market, the potential closure of...

Original post made on May. 30, 2017
Last comment by Where have all the flowers gone?, on May 30, 2017 at 10:56 pm | 3 comments | 5844 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Palo Alto man arrested after police pursuit

A 37-year-old Palo Alto resident wanted for a probation violation was arrested after a pursuit to his home that involved...

Original post made on May. 30, 2017
Last comment by resident, on May 30, 2017 at 8:02 pm | 1 comment | 1809 Views

SPORTS

Stanford at home to start the baseball road to Omaha

The yellow brick road to Omaha starts at Sunken Diamond this season. Stanford is the No. 8 national seed at the NCAA Baseball...

Original post made on May. 30, 2017
Last comment by EllenU85, on May 30, 2017 at 6:04 pm | 1 comment | 1649 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Want to understand Silicon Valley?

We arrived in Palo Alto from Hamburg, Germany, on Aug. 6, 2015, with a 5-year-old daughter who was proud to master writing...

Original post made on May. 27, 2016
Last comment by just curious, on May 30, 2017 at 4:37 pm | 58 comments | 38867 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Police seeking man for lewd act on Bol Park trail

Palo Alto police are asking the public to help identify a man who was seen allegedly masturbating on Thursday on the Bol...

Original post made on May. 26, 2017
Last comment by parent, on May 30, 2017 at 1:01 pm | 5 comments | 4593 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Trustees to discuss Title IX, sex ed curriculum

The Palo Alto school board will convene for a special meeting on Wednesday morning to discuss several hot-button topics,...

Original post made on May. 30, 2017
Last comment by Culture of Impunity, on May 30, 2017 at 10:38 am | 3 comments | 2648 Views

AROUND TOWN

Government closures, services on Memorial Day

We've compiled a list of local and regional agencies that will be closed, opened or running limited services on Memorial...

Original post made on May. 30, 2017
Last comment by Sea Reddy, on May 30, 2017 at 5:04 am | 2 comments | 1883 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

After re-election, Palo Alto Vice Mayor Kniss reaps developers' cash

Ten days after Liz Kniss cruised to an Election Day victory, picking up more votes than any other candidate, contributions...

Original post made on Jan. 20, 2017
Last comment by conflicts II, on May 29, 2017 at 2:04 pm | 67 comments | 9349 Views

AROUND TOWN

Memorial Day - Not just a holiday

Watch this before you begin your fun and games and remember why you have the freedom to do as you wish: https://www.youtube.com/embed/eEs4ke7cdNQ?feature=player_detailpage%25...

Original post made by Peter Carpenter on May. 28, 2017
Last comment by Nayeli, on May 29, 2017 at 11:13 am | 3 comments | 320 Views

AROUND TOWN

New local organization capitalizes on recycled water

When the time comes for lawn watering, why use water fresh from the tap when the option of recycled water is available? For...

Original post made on Jul. 24, 2015
Last comment by Resident, on May 29, 2017 at 10:48 am | 10 comments | 7495 Views

RESTAURANTS

From Naples with love

According to Costas Eleftheriadis, owner of Napoletana Pizzeria in Mountain View, all the recipes he uses are from his grandmother...

Original post made on May. 19, 2017
Last comment by ChrisC, on May 28, 2017 at 10:58 pm | 3 comments | 2491 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

The Wave that changed the world

The classroom guards, symbolic armbands and secret salutes carried out by members of an elite student movement at Cubberley...

Original post made on Mar. 17, 2017
Last comment by Reginanicole, on May 28, 2017 at 12:31 pm | 25 comments | 18540 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

Community Notebook: Test the Palo Alto Public Library mobile app

Library patrons and technology lovers are invited to Mitchell Park Library on Thursday, Sept. 15, to test the Palo Alto Public...

Original post made on Sep. 14, 2016
Last comment by Dissapointed, on May 28, 2017 at 9:48 am | 2 comments | 2217 Views

ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

Menlo Park: Two options to separate Caltrain tracks from roads move forward

The Menlo Park City Council is pursuing two options to separate Menlo Park roads from the Caltrain tracks. Read the full...

Original post made on Apr. 7, 2017
Last comment by One Dollar Bob, on May 27, 2017 at 10:23 pm | 4 comments | 2682 Views

AROUND TOWN

Shop Talk

<B><B>MARKET OPENING ... </B>The wait is almost over: <B>College Terrace Market</B> is preparing to open its doors at the...

Original post made on May. 27, 2017
Last comment by Palo Alto Native, on May 27, 2017 at 7:27 pm | 6 comments | 609 Views

ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

Why so many grouchy people?

Lately, around Silicon Valley, I have encountered outspoken, rude strangers and I have regretted biting my tongue. What is...

Original post made by Huh? on Nov. 13, 2009
Last comment by resident, on May 27, 2017 at 6:53 pm | 33 comments | 3029 Views
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