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Making the most of indoor/outdoor living

Some may see the oblong structure as a future cabana, writer's hideaway or an extra bedroom in the backyard. But Sunset will...

Original post made on Sep. 24, 2017
Last comment by Haha, 15 hours ago | 1 comment | 7003 Views

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Free help for DACA renewals today

Several local and countywide groups will host a special workshop in Mountain View today to assist undocumented immigrants...

Original post made on Sep. 24, 2017
Last comment by Vets-Need-Help-Too, 22 hours ago | 1 comment | 574 Views

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Off Deadline

Where is 'Conan the Grammarian' in the battle with grammar barbarians? Read the full story here http://www.paloaltoonline.com/print/story/2016/12/02/off-deadline...

Original post made on Dec. 2, 2016
Last comment by Kennita Watson, on Sep 23, 2017 at 11:18 pm | 9 comments | 3281 Views

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Why leash laws? There are plenty of good reasons

As a lifelong South Bay resident and outdoor enthusiast, I treasure our community's public open spaces. One of my favorite...

Original post made on Sep. 15, 2017
Last comment by PAmom, on Sep 23, 2017 at 11:28 am | 72 comments | 4005 Views

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East Palo Alto 'top ten' fugitive arrested

The United States Marshals Service has arrested one of East Palo Alto's "top ten" fugitives, according to U.S. Marshal Federico...

Original post made on Sep. 23, 2017
There are no comments yet. 2260 Views

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Neighbors Abroad raises money for earthquake relief in Oaxaca

A Palo Alto organization is looking to raise $10,000 to help rebuild two children's facilities that collapsed in the state...

Original post made on Sep. 19, 2017
Last comment by Bob Wenzlau, on Sep 21, 2017 at 6:09 am | 3 comments | 1814 Views

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FAA approves Surf Air route to take planes over Bay

Commuter airline Surf Air has received permission from the Federal Aviation Administration to start flying a new approach...

Original post made on Jun. 23, 2016
Last comment by North Fair Oaks family , on Sep 20, 2017 at 9:24 pm | 24 comments | 6817 Views

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Can downtowns keep up?

A walk down Palo Alto's bustling downtown and California Avenue business districts would seem to indicate that businesses...

Original post made on Sep. 15, 2017
Last comment by mauricio, on Sep 18, 2017 at 4:04 pm | 6 comments | 1000 Views

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Supervisor to discuss his time in 'Trump's America'

Santa Clara County Supervisor Joe Simitian will discuss the observations he made and perspectives he gained in his visits...

Original post made on Sep. 14, 2017
Last comment by Gale Johnson, on Sep 18, 2017 at 8:41 am | 37 comments | 2258 Views

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Reimagining retail

When Tim Woods and Adams Holland opened Timothy Adams Chocolates at 539 Bryant St. three years ago, the Palo Alto chocolatiers...

Original post made on Sep. 15, 2017
Last comment by Reader, on Sep 15, 2017 at 10:00 pm | 7 comments | 4632 Views

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Bay Area hit with 1,200 lightning strikes

Bay Area residents could experience today similar weather conditions to those that rolled through on Monday evening, with...

Original post made on Sep. 12, 2017
Last comment by Curmudgeon, on Sep 13, 2017 at 9:37 pm | 7 comments | 2870 Views

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Supervisor proposes new civilian oversight body for Sheriff's Office

The Santa Clara County Sheriff's Office patrol and corrections divisions could be monitored by a new civilian oversight body...

Original post made on Sep. 12, 2017
Last comment by @Jerry, on Sep 13, 2017 at 5:24 pm | 3 comments | 994 Views

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Boxing helps people with Parkinson's fight for quality of life

"Rock Steady Boxing" group is part of a fast-growing movement across the country to adapt boxing and other challenging exercise...

Original post made on Sep. 12, 2017
There are no comments yet. 3156 Views

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MTC partners with Waze to ease Bay Area traffic

The agency responsible for helping plan and finance the Bay Area's transportation systems is teaming up with a tech company...

Original post made on Dec. 15, 2016
Last comment by Ahem, on Sep 11, 2017 at 4:51 pm | 12 comments | 3421 Views

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Earthquake rattles buildings in Palo Alto's sister city, Oaxaca

The 8.1-magnitude earthquake that hit Mexico's southwestern coast Thursday night has caused some building damage to Palo...

Original post made on Sep. 8, 2017
Last comment by Bob Wenzlau, on Sep 9, 2017 at 5:19 pm | 2 comments | 3453 Views

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Off Deadline: Does 'facial recognition' signal the ultimate end of personal privacy?

National TV news in June reported, rather enthusiastically I thought, that computer-based "facial recognition" may soon help...

Original post made on Sep. 8, 2017
Last comment by scary future, on Sep 9, 2017 at 3:21 pm | 1 comment | 1297 Views

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Emergency Alerts on phones

At approximately 3.00 pm yesterday I received 3 separate alerts from Santa Clara County in 3 different languages informing...

Original post made by Cell Phone on Sep. 2, 2017
Last comment by Cell Phone, on Sep 8, 2017 at 5:25 pm | 4 comments | 221 Views

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New law to require suicide prevention training for psychologists

California has become the seventh state in the country to require that all licensed psychologists be trained in suicide risk...

Original post made on Sep. 6, 2017
Last comment by Not needed, on Sep 7, 2017 at 1:22 pm | 2 comments | 2920 Views

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Big changes afoot at San Antonio Center

A new round of large-scale demolition and construction is under way at San Antonio Center as part of a long-planned second...

Original post made on Jun. 1, 2015
Last comment by Developer Borg Collective, on Sep 6, 2017 at 1:22 pm | 45 comments | 14066 Views

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Vigil planned in wake of DACA repeal

Bay Area politicians and immigrant advocacy groups sharply condemned a decision by President Donald Trump's administration...

Original post made on Sep. 5, 2017
Last comment by john_alderman, on Sep 5, 2017 at 4:32 pm | 7 comments | 2798 Views
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Truckee cafe to expand to Menlo Park
By Elena Kadvany | 1 comment | 3,785 views

Attraction to a Person Outside Your Relationship
By Chandrama Anderson | 0 comments | 1,125 views

Senior Scam Stopper Seminar at EPA Senior Center 9/25/17
By Max Greenberg | 0 comments | 84 views

 

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