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Buena Vista closure approved
In a decision that may signal the end of the road for Palo Alto's only mobile-home park, city officials on Tuesday affirmed... Last comment 1 minute ago | 56 comments

Teachers agree to use online homework system
Palo Alto Unified School District's secondary school teachers would be required next school year to use online school management... Last comment 9 hours ago | 33 comments

Can Palo Alto close its achievement gap?
Recommendations for how to help low-income and minority students excel in Palo Alto schools will be reviewed by the Board... Last comment 1 hour ago | 52 comments

 
 
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MTC approves expansion of bike share program
A tenfold expansion of the Bay Area Bike Share program was unanimously approved Wednesday morning by the Metropolitan Transportation Commission. Wednesday, 12:50 PM | 13 comments

Early education, math key to closing achievement gap
After years of piecemeal efforts to reduce the achievement gap between minority and other students in the Palo Alto school district, the Board of Education expressed support Tuesday night for a set of robust and ambitious recommendations on the issue. Wednesday, 9:22 AM | 14 comments

Closure of Buena Vista Mobile Home Park approved
In a decision that may signal the end of the road for Palo Alto's only mobile-home park, city officials on Tuesday affirmed the property owner's right to shut down the Buena Vista Mobile Home Park. Tuesday, 9:25 PM | 56 comments

Palo Alto looks to rethink animal services
With Palo Alto's animal services limping toward an uncertain future, a City Council committee on Tuesday agreed to spend $250,000 to evaluate the next steps for the much maligned but popular operation. Wednesday, 9:58 AM | 11 comments

School board approves new bell schedule for Gunn
Gunn High School will officially shift to a 75-minute rotating block schedule in the next school year after receiving the unanimous stamp of approval from the school board Tuesday night. Wednesday, 9:41 AM | 13 comments

Leadership Palo Alto seeking emerging leaders
Leadership Palo Alto is currently accepting applications for its leadership development program, which starts in September and occurs over a year. Potential local leaders and those already in leadership roles are encouraged to apply. Wednesday, 8:22 AM

Simitian: 'Significant' need for inpatient psych beds for teens

Shop Talk: Parking problems brew at Philz Coffee

Residents hope to drown out airplane noise with complaints

Gunn launches business club in partnership with community

PUBLIC AGENDA: Buena Vista appeal, teachers union contract, Comprehensive Plan summit

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