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In its war on waste, city takes aim at food scraps
A proposal by Palo Alto officials to reduce the amount of trash heading to the landfill could soon bring a new service to... Last comment 2 hours ago | 33 comments

Editorial: When neighbors object
The Palo Alto City Council made the right call Monday night in upholding the staff approval of a single-family home proposed... Last comment 2 hours ago | 18 comments

In a certain light: Over the course of a day, Baylands is ever-changing
At the Palo Alto Baylands, the sights and sounds that catch one's attention are as likely to come from above as from below. Read... Last comment 19 hours ago | 16 comments

Palo Alto Forward joins opposition to office-space limits
A citizens group that promotes more housing and transportation options in Palo Alto has joined some of the city's largest... Last comment 1 hour ago | 123 comments

 
 
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Stevenson House shakeup boots director, staff
A major shakeup at senior-housing community Stevenson House has resulted in the dismissal of its longtime executive director and several other staff members. Saturday, 8:10 AM | 7 comments

City leaders propose neighborhood-liaison program
Seeking to better understand what Palo Alto's neighborhoods need, four members of the City Council hope to appoint a staff member to work with liaisons from each of the city's neighborhoods. Saturday, 8:02 AM | 2 comments

Guest opinion: John Hennessy takes peek at Stanford's future
In a rare conversational interview Stanford University President John Hennessy disclosed some "modest" expansion plans and pledged the university to continued commitment to the highest standards of education, rooted deeply in the community and world. Saturday, 8:01 AM

Over the course of a day, Palo Alto Baylands is ever-changing
At the Palo Alto Baylands, the sights and sounds that catch one's attention are as likely to come from above as from below. Friday, 7:28 AM | 16 comments

Town Hall: Is Stanford's counseling service failing?
The vast majority of Stanford University students at a moderated town-hall discussion in the Old Union Clubhouse Wednesday night shared personal experiences with the university's Counseling and Psychological Services (CAPS) that revealed an administrative body woefully in need of additional space, staff and initiative. Friday, 2:28 PM | 7 comments

Editorial: Council chamber is the wrong place to resolve home-design controversies
The Palo Alto City Council made the right call Monday night in upholding the staff approval of a single-family home proposed for a vacant lot on a cul-de-sac on Corina Way in the Adobe Meadow neighborhood in south Palo Alto. Friday, 7:31 AM | 18 comments

Chamber, Weekly announce Tall Tree Awards
Volunteer Fran Codispoti, early childhood education leader Sharon Keplinger, the Stanford Federal Credit Union and nonprofit organization Acterra will be recognized with 2015 Tall Tree Awards for their outstanding civic service to the Palo Alto community. Friday, 7:30 AM | 3 comments

In its war on waste, city takes aim at residents' food scraps

Local teens share stories in 'Youth of the Year' contest

Panelists tell community: Listen more, listen deeply

PUBLIC AGENDA: Ride-share program, office-space cap, composting program

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