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Plan to widen El Camino sidewalks suffers setback

With pressure mounting against Palo Alto's effort to widen sidewalks on El Camino Real, the city's planning commissioners...

Original post made on Apr. 10, 2014
Last comment by Garrett, on Apr 12, 2014 at 9:01 am | 29 comments | 15697 Views

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Verizon wins approval for cell antennas at Little League ballpark

Opponents of Verizon's plan to install a cell antenna at the Little League ballfield on Middlefield Road suffered a second...

Original post made on Oct. 16, 2014
Last comment by Julianne, on Jun 8, 2015 at 12:27 pm | 29 comments | 5297 Views

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Filoli volunteers upset over agreement

At Woodside's historic Filoli estate, many of the 1,300 volunteers, who do everything from selling tickets to building the...

Original post made on Feb. 18, 2015
Last comment by Hmmm, on Feb 23, 2015 at 1:20 pm | 29 comments | 8938 Views

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Downtown post office considers move to Alma

Citing critical loss of revenue, the U.S. Postal Service is considering moving its downtown branch to Alma Street at the...

Original post made on May. 21, 2015
Last comment by Long Time Resident, on May 28, 2015 at 11:29 pm | 29 comments | 8430 Views

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Palo Alto raises minimum wage

Palo Alto will have a minimum wage of $11 an hour starting next year thanks to a law that the City Council unanimously passed...

Original post made on Aug. 25, 2015
Last comment by Garden Gnome, on Aug 26, 2015 at 12:00 pm | 29 comments | 6633 Views

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Neighborhood feathers are ruffling over Cuckoo's Nest Club

Palo Alto and Menlo Park residents living near San Francisquito Creek say a proposed bar at an exclusive club for Silicon...

Original post made on Apr. 21, 2016
Last comment by Cuckoo neighbor, on Jul 5, 2016 at 9:18 pm | 29 comments | 7559 Views

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Palo Alto Square theater to remain open -- for now

More than 2,600 signatures and letters from the Palo Alto City Council to the landlord of the CinéArts Theatre in Palo Alto...

Original post made on Aug. 3, 2016
Last comment by Sarah, on Mar 12, 2017 at 6:37 pm | 29 comments | 9313 Views

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New bikeways eyed for Embarcadero Road

New bikeways would roll out alongside one of the busiest stretches of Embarcadero Road in Palo Alto as part of a road-improvement...

Original post made on Aug. 13, 2016
Last comment by PAUSD Mom, on Sep 2, 2016 at 12:51 am | 29 comments | 7345 Views

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UPDATE: Hillary Clinton to visit Bay Area for private fundraiser

UPDATE: Democratic presidential candidate Hillary Clinton will be in Redwood City on Wednesday, Aug. 24, for a private fundraising...

Original post made on Aug. 23, 2016
Last comment by Stretch, on Aug 25, 2016 at 8:48 am | 29 comments | 11562 Views

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Menlo-Atherton High School students stage large anti-Trump protest march

A peaceful, if loud and boisterous, protest against the election of Donald Trump as the next president of the United States...

Original post made on Nov. 14, 2016
Last comment by Curmudgeon, on Nov 15, 2016 at 4:29 pm | 29 comments | 7487 Views

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Stanford prepares for next chapter of campus expansion

Faced with a heavy demand for housing, evolving academic disciplines and anticipated growth in its undergraduate population,...

Original post made on Nov. 22, 2016
Last comment by Maybe, on Nov 27, 2016 at 3:15 pm | 29 comments | 9631 Views

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Bay Area representatives react to 'Trumpcare'

Bay Area elected officials reacted with criticism and dismay to the U.S. House of Representatives' narrow passage Thursday...

Original post made on May. 8, 2017
Last comment by @Nayeli, on May 10, 2017 at 4:28 pm | 29 comments | 1422 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

City Problems Ignored as Mayor Jets to London for Climate Photo-Op.

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Original post made by Alyssa on Oct. 11, 2007
Last comment by An Observer, on Oct 12, 2007 at 10:59 pm | 28 comments | 4765 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

Pacific Art League deal finalized

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Original post made on Oct. 19, 2007
Last comment by Disgusted, on Dec 11, 2007 at 4:54 pm | 28 comments | 5276 Views

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Another Reason to Live "In Town", Instead of the 'Burbs

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Original post made by Mike on Mar. 8, 2008
Last comment by Mike, on Mar 13, 2008 at 10:13 pm | 28 comments | 3952 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

Faster than a speeding ... carrot?

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Original post made on Apr. 14, 2008
Last comment by berniece, on Apr 20, 2008 at 4:11 pm | 28 comments | 3289 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

City Council decries Myanmar's military

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Original post made on Jun. 13, 2008
Last comment by wow, on Jun 19, 2008 at 4:58 pm | 28 comments | 3307 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

Long-term construction raises questions in Old Palo Alto neighborhood

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Original post made on Jul. 11, 2008
Last comment by musical, on Apr 6, 2015 at 4:28 pm | 28 comments | 4845 Views

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Robertson to serve eight-plus years for DUI, manslaughter

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Original post made on Aug. 20, 2008
Last comment by Kelly\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\'s Mom, on Aug 21, 2008 at 5:00 pm | 28 comments | 4756 Views

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Fire plan would create new evacuation routes

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Original post made on Sep. 26, 2008
Last comment by Waiting, on Oct 4, 2008 at 9:34 pm | 28 comments | 2814 Views
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