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Rinconada Pool -- Reliable?

Rinconada Pool is now under new management -- Team Sheeper (aka Palo Alto Swim and Sport). I showed up on Saturday at 6:30am...

Original post made by Rinconada Pool Question on Sep. 25, 2017
Last comment by resident17, 3 minutes ago | 3 comments | 71 Views

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Around Town: shaky ground; going platinum

In this week's Around Town column, read a firsthand account from a local executive in Mexico City during Tuesday's massive...

Original post made on Sep. 23, 2017
Last comment by Rick, 2 hours ago | 5 comments | 1109 Views

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Water main break repaired on University Avenue

Downtown Palo Alto experienced a water main break on Saturday, leaving some customers without water for several hours, according...

Original post made on Sep. 24, 2017
Last comment by David, on Sep 24, 2017 at 9:35 am | 1 comment | 1569 Views

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Palo Alto commits funds to fight solo-driving

Palo Alto's drive to shift the commute patterns of downtown employees received a big boost this week, when the City Council...

Original post made on Sep. 20, 2017
Last comment by Online Name, on Sep 23, 2017 at 7:28 pm | 21 comments | 3043 Views

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Palo Alto slammed for lack of transparency on Arrillaga proposals

Palo Alto officials circumvented the public process and ignored the city's own policies about leasing of public land when...

Original post made on Jun. 20, 2014
Last comment by Abitarian, on Sep 23, 2017 at 6:23 pm | 75 comments | 12499 Views

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Execs from SAP, Hewlett Packard Enterprise to receive Athena awards

Jenny Dearborn, senior vice-president and chief learning officer for business-to-business software company SAP, has been...

Original post made on Sep. 22, 2017
Last comment by Novelera, on Sep 23, 2017 at 3:41 pm | 1 comment | 1814 Views

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Stanford 12U qualifies for semifinals in Junior Olympics

The Stanford A 12U girls club water polo team advanced into Sunday's semifinal match of the USA National Junior Olympics...

Original post made on Sep. 23, 2017
There are no comments yet. 829 Views

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A legacy of 'proving it'

On four- to six-hour conference calls, Jenny Dearborn, senior VP and chief learning officer at Palo Alto-based SAP, is almost...

Original post made on Sep. 22, 2017
Last comment by C, on Sep 22, 2017 at 11:57 am | 1 comment | 1638 Views

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A passion for the finer things

Jarad Gallagher, 38, has been the chef at Chez TJ for the past four years, and unlike the majority of his predecessors, he...

Original post made on Sep. 22, 2017
Last comment by Online Name, on Sep 22, 2017 at 8:46 am | 2 comments | 3995 Views

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School board on sex assaults: 'A change in culture' is 'needed'

Palo Alto Unified School District Board of Education President Terry Godfrey wrote a message Thursday updating parents on...

Original post made on Jul. 14, 2017
Last comment by PAUSD parent 1, on Sep 22, 2017 at 7:54 am | 22 comments | 3726 Views

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For the love of lit

Bibliophiles, take note: A bevy of writers and readers of all kinds will make their way to town on Sunday, March 13, for...

Original post made on Sep. 22, 2017
There are no comments yet. 3047 Views

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A gem of an opera

In the creative hands of Palo Alto's West Bay Opera, this rarely performed forerunner of all of Mozart's greatest theatrical...

Original post made on Sep. 22, 2017
There are no comments yet. 1962 Views

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Home sales

A complete list of homes for sale on the Midpeninsula. Read the full story here https://www.paloaltoonline.com/news/2017/09/20/home-sales...

Original post made on Sep. 22, 2017
There are no comments yet. 409 Views

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Feature story: Full steam ahead

Thousands of Bay Area got a glimpse of steam power on wheels in Palo Alto Sunday at the annual Vintage Vehicles and Family...

Original post made on Sep. 22, 2017
There are no comments yet. 4655 Views

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Palo Alto wins grant for crafting new vision for Fry's site

After years of talking about plans to transform the area around Fry's Electronics in the Ventura neighborhood, Palo Alto...

Original post made on Sep. 20, 2017
Last comment by Ahem, on Sep 22, 2017 at 1:04 am | 28 comments | 4921 Views

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People: Aided by internet and social media, this couple has made traveling a career

Christine Williams, who grew up in Atherton, and Jules Hatfield, from Melbourne, Australia, met in Peru in 2012 and discovered...

Original post made on Sep. 21, 2017
There are no comments yet. 1410 Views

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For the love of dolls

More than 60 unique Raggedy Ann and Andy dolls are on display at the Los Altos History Museum this winter. Read the full...

Original post made on Sep. 21, 2017
There are no comments yet. 2180 Views

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Health fair addresses well-being inside and out

It's not too late to get started on your fitness-related New Year's resolution at the third annual Palo Alto Community Health...

Original post made on Sep. 21, 2017
Last comment by Suzy Z, on Sep 21, 2017 at 7:45 pm | 2 comments | 1386 Views

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Positive vibrations

Yes, it's a play about vibrators. The electrical stimulation device was invented by a physician in order to bring about a...

Original post made on Sep. 21, 2017
Last comment by Critic Al, on Sep 21, 2017 at 7:01 pm | 2 comments | 1124 Views

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New in theater: 'Cirque Exotique du Monde'

When you see the words "1936 Berlin," you know things on the whole aren't going to go too well. Read the full story here...

Original post made on Sep. 21, 2017
Last comment by resident, on Sep 21, 2017 at 11:38 am | 1 comment | 473 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
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Senior Scam Stopper Seminar at EPA Senior Center 9/25/17
By Max Greenberg | 0 comments | 84 views

 

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