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Planned Parenthood finds new MV home

Despite a competitive real estate market and pending redevelopment nipping at their heels, officials at Planned Parenthood...

Original post made on Apr. 24, 2018
Last comment by Pamom, 6 hours ago | 10 comments | 1519 Views

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Foundation exec resigns after reports of misconduct

The Silicon Valley Community Foundation's second-in-command has resigned amid allegations she sexually harassed and abused...

Original post made on Apr. 19, 2018
Last comment by MyOpinion, 14 hours ago | 13 comments | 4829 Views

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Around Town: paper or plastic; a family legacy

A Girl Scout troop persuades the City Council to take action against plastic straws, the family of Frank Greene Jr. reacts...

Original post made on Apr. 24, 2018
Last comment by Julie , 21 hours ago | 1 comment | 1348 Views

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Supervisors set aside $6M for teacher housing in Palo Alto

The Santa Clara County Board of Supervisors voted Tuesday to set aside $6 million in an affordable-housing fund toward the...

Original post made on Apr. 17, 2018
Last comment by Nayeli, on Apr 19, 2018 at 11:11 am | 12 comments | 2894 Views

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Eshoo grills Zuckerberg on data security

Rep. Anna Eshoo was among those in Washington who confronted Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg about data insecurity on April...

Original post made on Apr. 12, 2018
Last comment by Curmudgeon, on Apr 18, 2018 at 5:01 pm | 40 comments | 3581 Views

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Stanford women take up mantles as Miss San Jose, Miss Silicon Valley

by Sarah Klearman and Christine Lee Read the full story here https://paloaltoonline.com/print/story/2018/04/13/stanford-women-take-up-mantles-as-miss-san-jose-miss-silicon-valley...

Original post made on Apr. 13, 2018
Last comment by kids, on Apr 17, 2018 at 11:16 am | 5 comments | 5547 Views

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Secretary of State Rex Tillerson's talk focuses on Syria, chemical weapons

U.S. Secretary of State Rex Tillerson conveyed strong resolve on rebuilding war-battered Syria and removing nuclear weapons...

Original post made on Jan. 18, 2018
Last comment by The Donald, on Apr 15, 2018 at 7:30 pm | 7 comments | 2723 Views

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County holds public meetings on proposed affordable housing fee

A series of public meetings starts this week to gather input on a proposed countywide affordable housing fee for new developments...

Original post made on Apr. 11, 2018
Last comment by My Fat Mansion, on Apr 11, 2018 at 8:39 pm | 2 comments | 1310 Views

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$11.4 billion question: Can Proposition 13 'loophole' be 'corrected'?

Palo Altans are in the middle of the effort to fix the worst perceived defects of Proposition 13, a state constitutional...

Original post made on Apr. 6, 2018
Last comment by Dan, on Apr 9, 2018 at 11:33 pm | 59 comments | 4790 Views

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Community Notebook: Rep. Eshoo to host Social Security town hall meeting

Rep. Anna Eshoo, D-Palo Alto, will host a Social Security town hall meeting with Rep. John Larson, D-Hartford, of Connecticut...

Original post made on Apr. 2, 2018
Last comment by resident, on Apr 7, 2018 at 8:20 pm | 16 comments | 2026 Views

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My perspective on child mental health in hospitals

My name is Isha Rao, and this school year I have been working with Get Involved Palo Alto, a nonprofit dedicated to helping...

Original post made by Isha Rao on Apr. 4, 2018
Last comment by CrescentParkAnon., on Apr 5, 2018 at 9:06 am | 1 comment | 175 Views

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Remembering a champion for human rights

The city of East Palo Alto, the Martin Luther King Jr. Research and Education Institute at Stanford University, Columbia...

Original post made on Mar. 30, 2018
There are no comments yet. 4236 Views

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Nonprofits scramble to get legal aid to immigrants

Santa Clara County officials are preparing another round of grant funding to aid undocumented immigrants facing the threat...

Original post made on Mar. 20, 2018
Last comment by resident, on Mar 29, 2018 at 8:59 am | 24 comments | 1710 Views

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Guest Opinion: Your livelihood, voice, community media are at risk in struggle for net neutrality

The importance of net neutrality will become crystal clear the day you can no longer connect to "Palo Alto Online" or receive...

Original post made on Mar. 23, 2018
Last comment by Equality on the net, on Mar 26, 2018 at 4:57 pm | 19 comments | 2288 Views

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Looking at Silicon Valley's housing quagmire

Housing — or the lack of it — is once again grabbing headlines and TV time in California, with a special edge of urgency...

Original post made on Mar. 16, 2018
Last comment by Me 2, on Mar 23, 2018 at 3:18 pm | 73 comments | 8181 Views

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Stanford women rock and roll into the Lexington Regional

Alanna Smith connected on her first seven shots, scoring 13 of her game-high 28 points and grabbing five of her 12 rebounds...

Original post made on Mar. 22, 2018
Last comment by End of the line for Stanford, on Mar 22, 2018 at 9:21 pm | 1 comment | 1174 Views

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Pinewood girls rise to the top of their game, beat No. 1 Mitty

For the second time in three years the Pinewood girls basketball team knocked off the top-ranked team in the nation. This...

Original post made on Mar. 18, 2018
Last comment by Gary, on Mar 21, 2018 at 3:53 am | 11 comments | 2003 Views

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Can the fading 'American Dream' be revived?

The so-called "American Dream" of better days ahead economically for one's children has itself seen better days, according...

Original post made on Mar. 9, 2018
Last comment by resident, on Mar 18, 2018 at 9:42 pm | 60 comments | 2985 Views

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Stanford provost addresses sex-assault memorial

Stanford University Provost Persis Drell is defending the university's handling of a campus garden that was created to mark...

Original post made on Mar. 15, 2018
Last comment by Protect victims not rapists and colleges, on Mar 17, 2018 at 8:18 pm | 14 comments | 3219 Views

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Resident group files suit over water company election

A call by a group of residents and shareholders for an East Palo Alto-based water company to hold an election for all five...

Original post made on Mar. 16, 2018
Last comment by EPAFTW, on Mar 16, 2018 at 1:43 pm | 1 comment | 1613 Views
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Greek restaurant Taverna opening in Palo Alto
By Elena Kadvany | 3 comments | 10,033 views

Retail's Real Estate Glut is Growing
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Couples: . . . “Joy is greater than sorrow,“ . . . “Nay, sorrow is the greater.”
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Science week with grandma part 3
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Munchie Movement
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2018 guide to summer camps

Looking for something for the kids to do this summer, learn something new and have fun? The 2018 Summer Camp Guide features local camps for all ages and interests.

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