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<B>EGG-HAUSTED EFFORT</B> ... After months of fighting plans to remove 7-foot-tall egg-shaped sculpture <B>Digital DNA</B>...

Original post made on Jun. 22, 2018
Last comment by resident, 6 hours ago | 1 comment | 678 Views

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Ex-Theranos executives indicted by federal grand jury

The former CEO and COO embattled blood-testing company Theranos have been indicted by a federal grand jury for an alleged...

Original post made on Jun. 16, 2018
Last comment by mauricio, 7 hours ago | 69 comments | 4089 Views

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Option for rail realignment at Churchill dropped

Responding to an surge of concern in Old Palo Alto and Southgate about potential property seizures, the City Council officially...

Original post made on Jun. 20, 2018
Last comment by ODB, 11 hours ago | 40 comments | 3729 Views

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Residents sound off on Ross Road changes

After installing a host of "traffic calming" measures aimed at promoting bicycling on Ross Road, Palo Alto officials are...

Original post made on Jun. 12, 2018
Last comment by Resident, on Jun 22, 2018 at 4:01 pm | 80 comments | 5157 Views

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Man injured when cement truck flips over at construction site

A man driving a cement truck was injured when the vehicle flipped upside down and trapped him at a construction site off...

Original post made on Jun. 22, 2018
Last comment by Concrete Prof, on Jun 22, 2018 at 2:40 pm | 1 comment | 2805 Views

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District 52 Little League Majors 11-12 All-Star Rosters

==B District 52 Little League Majors 11-12 All-Star Rosters == ==B Palo Alto American == Carter Cigelski Vincent Braga Tae...

Original post made on Jun. 22, 2018
Last comment by Liz Gardner, on Jun 22, 2018 at 12:46 pm | 1 comment | 618 Views

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Egg-hausted effort

After months of fighting plans to remove 7-foot-tall egg-shaped sculpture Digital DNA from Lytton Plaza in downtown Palo...

Original post made on Jun. 21, 2018
Last comment by rsmithjr, on Jun 22, 2018 at 9:20 am | 9 comments | 2238 Views

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Community Notebook: A record $441,000 awarded to local nonprofits

The Palo Alto Community Fund awarded a record $441,000 in grants to 45 local nonprofit organizations in the greater Palo...

Original post made on Jun. 21, 2018
Last comment by Family & Children Services of Silicon Valley, on Jun 21, 2018 at 6:44 pm | 1 comment | 1258 Views

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Community Notebook: 'End of watch' memorial for slain police officer this Friday

A Paly and police officer who was gunned down while chasing an armed drug suspect in East Palo Alto 30 years ago will be...

Original post made on Jun. 21, 2018
Last comment by copaganda , on Jun 21, 2018 at 4:41 pm | 1 comment | 1155 Views

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<B><B>BENZ IN THE BAYLANDS ... </B> A new proposal to construct a <B>Mercedes-Benz</B> dealership in the Baylands is about...

Original post made on Jun. 15, 2018
Last comment by Rob, on Jun 21, 2018 at 12:38 pm | 11 comments | 1777 Views

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City scraps plan to raise train tracks at Churchill

Seeking to ease concerns from residents in the Old Palo Alto and Southgate neighborhoods about property seizures, Palo Alto...

Original post made on Jun. 15, 2018
Last comment by Rainer, on Jun 21, 2018 at 11:23 am | 68 comments | 6229 Views

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Obituaries

<B>Ruth Juhua Chou Read the full story here https://www.paloaltoonline.com/print/story/2018/06/08/obituaries posted Friday,...

Original post made on Jun. 16, 2018
Last comment by RIP is offensive., on Jun 17, 2018 at 6:41 pm | 2 comments | 246 Views

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Former Weekly reporter Don Kazak dies

Don Kazak, who joined the Palo Alto Weekly staff when the paper was launched in 1979 and remained for almost 30 years as...

Original post made on May. 23, 2018
Last comment by Michael Levin, on Jun 16, 2018 at 1:11 pm | 14 comments | 2772 Views

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Hacker guilty on all counts in attack on Palo Alto Online

A federal jury on Wednesday convicted Ross M. Colby of two felonies and three misdemeanors relating to computer hacking of...

Original post made on Jun. 7, 2018
Last comment by AskingForAFriend, on Jun 15, 2018 at 1:49 pm | 13 comments | 3720 Views

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The things I remember about Palo Alto while growing up:

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Original post made by Andrew L. Freedman on Oct. 19, 2006
Last comment by Taro, on Jun 14, 2018 at 10:17 am | 1149 comments | 243421 Views

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Palo Alto ups its stakes in Avenidas, zoo projects

In a bid to boost two popular community projects, Palo Alto officials agreed on Tuesday night to sell off a highly valued...

Original post made on May. 30, 2018
Last comment by PA Native, on Jun 14, 2018 at 2:48 am | 3 comments | 2469 Views

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Council advances plan for new police HQ, garage

After more than two decades of shattered hopes and frustrating setbacks, Palo Alto officials took a big step Monday night...

Original post made on Jun. 12, 2018
Last comment by more shortsightedness, on Jun 12, 2018 at 8:22 pm | 4 comments | 2272 Views

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A Bank With Fossil Fuel Free Clean Hands

Are there any 'clean banks' in Palo Alto with safe deposit boxes? In 1970 we moved to the Peninsula. Like my employer,...

Original post made by baumgrenze on Jun. 12, 2018
There are no comments yet. 96 Views

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Mutt's pizza theft leads to rescue of pups

A dog's desperate snatch at a slice of pepperoni pizza in East Palo Alto in April turned out to be her puppies' saving grace....

Original post made on Jun. 11, 2018
Last comment by A Human, on Jun 12, 2018 at 7:26 am | 7 comments | 5851 Views

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<B>DISTRICT WELCOMES NEW SUPE ...</B> In his first visit to Palo Alto after being approved as the school district's next...

Original post made on Jun. 8, 2018
Last comment by Mark Weiss, on Jun 12, 2018 at 12:14 am | 2 comments | 1664 Views
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Japanese noodle shop to open at Stanford Shopping Center
By Elena Kadvany | 1 comment | 4,696 views

Modern Hospice Care and The Death of Ivan Ilyich
By Aldis Petriceks | 4 comments | 1,298 views

Get cars off our streets??
By Diana Diamond | 35 comments | 962 views

Couples: “It’s Not My Problem. It’s Your Problem.”
By Chandrama Anderson | 0 comments | 892 views

Running with the flow
By Cheryl Bac | 0 comments | 462 views