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Council halts Royal Manor's bid to ban two-story homes
A divisive proposal to ban new two-story homes in the Royal Manor neighborhood faltered at the finish line Monday night when... Last comment 14 minutes ago | 31 comments

District slow to publish decisions made at meetings
The Palo Alto school district is an outlier when it comes to officially documenting and making public the minutes from meetings... Last comment 8 hours ago | 16 comments

In support of single-stories and preserving neighborhood
I am in favor of the proposed single-story overlay for the Royal Manor neighborhood of Eichlers in Palo Alto. I am also in... Last comment 9 hours ago | 23 comments

 
 
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May Fête Parade returns to downtown Palo Alto
Local school bands, kids on bikes, pets in costume, Palo Alto officials and parade entrants, including electric cars designed and built by students from Jane Lathrop Stanford, Jordan and Terman middle schools, will take over University Avenue and surrounding streets during the 94th annual May Fête Children's Parade on Saturday, May 7. Wednesday, 4:32 PM

Palo Alto eyes business tax to fight traffic congestion
Despite widespread anxiety about traffic congestion, Palo Alto residents aren't entirely sold on a new business tax that would help pay for shuttles, bike boulevards and other transportation improvements, a new poll shows. Wednesday, 8:13 AM | 39 comments

New website highlights the many paths to success
More than 80 life stories from Palo Alto alumni of all ages are featured on a new online anthology, launched this week by two lifelong friends from Palo Alto who felt compelled to share with current students something valuable they've learned with age: There is no single path to success. Wednesday, 9:27 AM | 15 comments

Local teen counseling center finds new home
After getting priced out of its former offices in eastern Palo Alto, Adolescent Counseling Services has found a new home in Redwood City. Tuesday, 12:40 PM | 3 comments

Community Notebook: Meetings to look at 'Pros and Cons' of ballot measures
The League of Women Voters of Palo Alto will host a series of "Pros and Cons" public meetings to discuss three measures on the June 7 ballot during the month of May, starting Monday, May 16. Wednesday, 7:40 AM

Council halts Royal Manor's bid to ban two-story homes
A divisive proposal to ban new two-story homes in the Royal Manor neighborhood faltered at the finish line Monday night when Palo Alto officials decided after a long debate not to move ahead with a zone change requested by more than 60 percent of its residents. Monday, 11:23 PM | 31 comments

East Palo Alto man fatally shot early Tuesday morning
An East Palo Alto man shot and killed early Tuesday morning was identified as 27-year-old Ernie Trujillo Rendon, according to the San Mateo County coroner's office. Tuesday, 8:18 AM

Woodside executive uses telepresence robot at office

Strong fundraising boosts Marc Berman, Vicki Veenker in state Assembly race

District slow to publish decisions made at meetings

Palo Alto Weekly wins 13 state journalism awards

PUBLIC AGENDA: single-story overlay, transportation tax measure, parking program

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