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Caltrain loses bid for EIR exemption
Caltrain must comply with the state's environmental quality act in electrifying its rail system between San Francisco and... Last comment 5 hours ago | 17 comments

Outage blacks out large swath in Palo Alto
A power outage is affecting a large area in Palo Alto on July 4 morning, according to Palo Alto Utilities. Read the full... Last comment 9 minutes ago | 27 comments

Palo Alto waives fees for single-story districts
Residents of Eichler neighborhoods clamoring for protection from new mansions on their blocks scored a victory Monday night... Last comment 13 hours ago | 25 comments

Jordan, Palo Verde get new principals
Gunn High School's longtime assistant principal, Tom Jacoubowsky, will be moving to Jordan Middle School this fall to serve... Last comment on Jul 3, 2015 at 1:02 pm | 16 comments

 
 
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Palo Alto man dies in highway hit-and-run
A 29-year-old Palo Alto man died Saturday night after the motorcycle he was riding collided on a Milpitas highway with a vehicle that then fled the scene, according to the California Highway Patrol. Sunday, 9:23 AM

Calave wine bar opens in Palo Alto
One block of California Avenue is returning to its boozy roots with the opening of Calave, a wine bar that occupies the site once home to Palo Alto's Mayfield Brewery. Sunday, 7:21 AM

UPDATE: Power restored to Palo Alto residents
As of 11:10 a.m. power was fully restored to Palo Alto residents after an outage left more than 1,800 customers without power on July 4, according to Palo Alto Utilities. Saturday, 10:00 AM | 27 comments

A new center for geriatric, palliative care
Like all organizations that serve older adults, the Palo Alto Medical Foundation is preparing for a coming tsunami of Baby Boomers entering old age. Friday, 6:28 PM

Stanford: Firefighters knock down Lake Lagunita fire
Palo Alto firefighters responded to a report of vegetation fire near Lake Lagunita at about 12:20 p.m. Friday, according to emergency alerts sent out to the Stanford University community. Friday, 7:09 PM | 2 comments

Caltrain loses bid for exemption from state environmental law on electrification project
Caltrain must comply with the state's environmental quality act in electrifying its rail system between San Francisco and San Jose, according to a ruling July 2 by the federal Surface Transportation Board. Friday, 4:15 PM | 17 comments

Palo Alto administrator selected as Stevenson PACT principal
Following the sudden departure of former Stevenson PACT principal Tyler Graff, the Mountain View Whisman School District selected an administrator from the nearby Palo Alto Unified School District to take over for the district's choice program. Friday, 4:19 PM | 5 comments

Palo Alto waives fees for single-story districts
Residents of Eichler neighborhoods clamoring for protection from new mansions on their blocks scored a victory Monday night when the council officially struck from the books a fee for requesting bans on two-story homes. Friday, 8:36 AM | 25 comments

Where Palo Alto students learn in a class of one
Imagine a secondary school where homework is actually just classwork because it's done at school, where there are no Advanced Placement classes and the class size never tips over one, with each student receiving individualized attention in every class. It might sound like a pipe dream, but it's not. Friday, 8:34 AM | 7 comments

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East Palo Alto resident allegedly attempted to hire hit man

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