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AROUND TOWN

'Counting Sheep' brings Ukrainian revolution to Stanford

Mark and Marichka Marczyk turned their experiences during the 2014 protests in Ukraine into a "guerilla folk opera." Read...

Original post made on Feb. 9, 2018
Last comment by Rona Hu, on Feb 9, 2018 at 1:55 pm | 1 comment | 1220 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

'Youth of the Year' finalists score a gift from Kevin Durant

Four teens who vied for the Youth of the Year award organized by the Boys and Girls Clubs of the Peninsula received an unexpected...

Original post made on Feb. 9, 2018
Last comment by Melo, on Feb 9, 2018 at 1:32 pm | 1 comment | 6495 Views

AROUND TOWN

Remodeling demystified

Mollyanne Sherman spends most of her time designing people's homes and living spaces. Somewhere along the way she realized...

Original post made on Feb. 9, 2018
Last comment by David Wagner, CID, on Feb 9, 2018 at 10:50 am | 2 comments | 1011 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

Palo Alto to charge higher fees for car trips

In a bid to reduce congestion and pay for needed transportation projects, Palo Alto is preparing to significantly increase...

Original post made on Feb. 7, 2018
Last comment by Anon, on Feb 9, 2018 at 9:56 am | 26 comments | 5254 Views

AROUND TOWN

Palo Alto millenials go offline to connect

For young professionals, Emerging Professionals in Commerce serves as a way to escape a repetitive daily routine and unchanging...

Original post made on Feb. 8, 2018
Last comment by Resident, on Feb 9, 2018 at 8:59 am | 3 comments | 7559 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

Palo Alto council adopts 2018 goals

Palo Alto needs to approve 300 housing units, select a new alignment for the rail corridor and make inroads in fighting traffic...

Original post made on Feb. 3, 2018
Last comment by The Fonz, on Feb 9, 2018 at 7:38 am | 24 comments | 6012 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Ravenswood eyes staffing cuts to address budget shortfall

Some Ravenswood City School District administrators and classified staff could see their jobs cut under a proposed plan the...

Original post made on Feb. 6, 2018
Last comment by Fernando, on Feb 8, 2018 at 3:54 pm | 9 comments | 2916 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

Palo Alto to adopt new rules for dog parks

As Palo Alto prepares to open new dog parks in the coming year, city officials are also unleashing new rules that dog owners...

Original post made on Jan. 3, 2018
Last comment by It's quit simple actually, on Feb 8, 2018 at 1:36 pm | 34 comments | 4943 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Trial begins for former teacher charged with child sex abuse

Lawyers gave opening statements Thursday in the trial of Michael Airo, 36, a former teacher at Ohlone Elementary School who...

Original post made on Feb. 8, 2018
Last comment by Family in Law, on Feb 8, 2018 at 9:50 am | 1 comment | 3513 Views

AROUND TOWN

Digital DNA artist threatens lawsuit, starts petition

A lawyer representing the artist behind Digital DNA has threatened to sue the city over the planned removal of the 7-foot-tall...

Original post made on Feb. 7, 2018
Last comment by Anon, on Feb 8, 2018 at 8:47 am | 2 comments | 1180 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Chan Zuckerberg Initiative gives $1.5M to Ravenswood school district

The organization for the philanthropic efforts of pediatrician Priscilla Chan and her husband, Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg,...

Original post made on Feb. 2, 2018
Last comment by To Mark Zuckerberg, and his wife, on Feb 8, 2018 at 12:40 am | 3 comments | 2832 Views

AROUND TOWN

Firefighters rescue worker in College Terrace

Palo Alto firefighters used a ladder truck to rescue a worker who reportedly fell into a hole at the bottom of a basement...

Original post made on Feb. 7, 2018
Last comment by Henry, on Feb 7, 2018 at 5:55 pm | 1 comment | 1784 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

Palo Alto approves Junior Museum and Zoo expansion

One of Palo Alto’s most popular family attractions received a big boost Monday night, when the City Council gleefully backed...

Original post made on Dec. 5, 2017
Last comment by reSources54, on Feb 7, 2018 at 4:41 pm | 10 comments | 4096 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Two mountain lion sightings reported

Mountain lions were spotted roaming Palo Alto's residential streets in two separate incidents on Saturday night, Palo Alto...

Original post made on Feb. 5, 2018
Last comment by Mike Alexander, on Feb 7, 2018 at 3:20 pm | 15 comments | 9414 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Former Palo Alto teacher denies sex-abuse allegations

The day after a young woman testified that she had endured multiple years of sexual abuse at the hands of her mother's live-in...

Original post made on Feb. 7, 2018
Last comment by @PAFreePress, on Feb 7, 2018 at 2:17 pm | 6 comments | 5301 Views

AROUND TOWN

Palo Alto pledges $7 million for new Junior Museum and Zoo

Despite a shortfall of more than $50 million in their infrastructure plan, Palo Alto officials on Monday reaffirmed their...

Original post made on Feb. 6, 2018
Last comment by umm, on Feb 7, 2018 at 1:19 pm | 8 comments | 2039 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

Parking changes on the way for Evergreen Park

Since it rolled out a year ago, Evergreen Park’s new residential parking program has more or less achieved its goal: providing...

Original post made on Feb. 6, 2018
Last comment by Robert Neff, on Feb 6, 2018 at 11:17 pm | 11 comments | 2133 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

A flood next time?

On the 20th anniversary of the 1998 floods that inundated parts of Palo Alto, Menlo Park and East Palo Alto, residents in...

Original post made on Feb. 3, 2018
Last comment by resident, on Feb 6, 2018 at 9:16 pm | 11 comments | 7204 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

James Franco accused of inappropriate sexual behavior

Actor and Palo Alto native James Franco has become the latest high-profile man to face sexual-misconduct allegations. Read...

Original post made on Jan. 11, 2018
Last comment by Samuel L., on Feb 6, 2018 at 9:01 pm | 29 comments | 2484 Views

SPORTS

Stanford grad Ertz caps career year with Super Bowl win

Stanford grad Zach Ertz capped his career year by cementing himself in Philadelphia Eagles football lore, catching Super...

Original post made on Feb. 6, 2018
Last comment by PhillyPhan, on Feb 6, 2018 at 6:08 pm | 1 comment | 1445 Views
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