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'Personal belief' exemption for vaccinations will end

Come July 2016, California parents will no longer be able to claim a "personal belief" exemption from requirements that all...

Original post made on Jul. 1, 2015
Last comment by Susan Downs, 1 minute ago | 33 comments | 658 Views


New rules approved for proposed cell towers

Much like bad cell reception, new wireless facilities have been causing plenty of static in Palo Alto neighborhoods of late....

Original post made on Jul. 1, 2015
Last comment by PeerReviewedResearch, 21 minutes ago | 18 comments | 1053 Views


Why is Ground Water Pumping Still Allowed in Palo Alto?

Last night I was walking my dog and saw a new house being built in the 2100 block of Cowper in OId Palo Alto. The site was...

Original post made by Bill Glazier on Apr. 9, 2015
Last comment by SS, 27 minutes ago | 145 comments | 4645 Views


Police: Man robbed in downtown Palo Alto

Palo Alto police are looking for a man who they said robbed another man and threatened him with what appeared to be a gun...

Original post made on Jul. 1, 2015
Last comment by Slow Down, 44 minutes ago | 4 comments | 2317 Views


Off Deadline: Impending sea-level rise will affect us all

Next month federal officials will release new rates for flood insurance in areas at risk for future flooding, and they will...

Original post made on Jun. 26, 2015
Last comment by Craig Laughton, 1 hour ago | 73 comments | 4075 Views


Only one Palo Alto Little League team survives in all-stars

Six Palo Alto Little League teams took the field on Saturday in the opening round of the District 52 Majors All-Star Tournament...

Original post made on Jul. 1, 2015
Last comment by Just a Question, 2 hours ago | 2 comments | 1547 Views


The Eichler uprising

The dust had barely settled from Frank Ingle's first architectural battle when the next one came knocking on his door. Read...

Original post made on Jun. 26, 2015
Last comment by Ken again, 2 hours ago | 54 comments | 8450 Views


Festivities for the Fourth

<B>Fireworks, a chili cook-off and parades are among the celebrations planned for Independence Day along the Peninsula this...

Original post made on Jun. 26, 2015
Last comment by Gardener Gal, 3 hours ago | 4 comments | 2606 Views


City pledges funds to save Buena Vista

They haven't had much to cheer about over the past two years, but on Monday night about 300 residents of the Buena Vista...

Original post made on Jun. 29, 2015
Last comment by Emily Renzel , 3 hours ago | 27 comments | 4771 Views


Here is what happens when you actually measure airplane noise

From Atherton Town Manager's Report "Beginning at 2 pm on May 13 through 11 am on May 14, Coffman Associates (Airport...

Original post made by Peter Carpenter on Jun. 25, 2015
Last comment by resident 1, 3 hours ago | 102 comments | 1241 Views


Government closures, hours for Fourth of July weekend

Here is a list of local and regional service closures and changes for Independence Day weekend. Read the full story here...

Original post made on Jul. 1, 2015
Last comment by musical, 5 hours ago | 3 comments | 817 Views


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...

Original post made on Jul. 1, 2015
Last comment by Michael O., 6 hours ago | 1 comment | 1110 Views


Palo Alto set to hire new assistant city manager

Palo Alto City Manager James Keene is preparing to fill one of City Hall's senior leadership positions in May, when Suzanne...

Original post made on Mar. 26, 2015
Last comment by Mark Weiss, 7 hours ago | 27 comments | 4253 Views


High temperatures prompt call to conserve power

California power grid operators are urging residents to conserve power as high temperatures tempt many to turn on their air...

Original post made on Jul. 1, 2015
Last comment by Hmmm, 7 hours ago | 5 comments | 937 Views


PA American topples PA National in district Little League

In most years, the Palo Alto National Little League all-stars advance further than Palo Alto American. That's not the case...

Original post made on Jul. 1, 2015
Last comment by moreball, 7 hours ago | 3 comments | 756 Views


The things I remember about Palo Alto while growing up:


Original post made by Andrew L. Freedman on Oct. 19, 2006
Last comment by anna, 8 hours ago | 1042 comments | 160395 Views


Here comes a massive stock market correction

GREXIT plus Shanghai composite collapsing under its own weight and lack of true market information, Wall street puffed up...

Original post made by Taffy on Jun. 28, 2015
Last comment by Resident, 9 hours ago | 4 comments | 236 Views


Editorial: Rising hopes for Buena Vista

With the Palo Alto City Council's final vote a month ago confirming that the Jisser family had met all the legal prerequisites...

Original post made on Jun. 26, 2015
Last comment by Deep Throat, 10 hours ago | 70 comments | 4646 Views


What's happening here?

<B><B>Where:</B> 385 Sherman Ave. Read the full story here

Original post made on Jun. 19, 2015
Last comment by Sal, 12 hours ago | 13 comments | 2575 Views


Emergency roadwork causes heavy traffic on Hwy. 101

Commuters have been facing headaches and delays today, June 30, on northbound U.S. Highway 101 in Palo Alto due to emergency...

Original post made on Jun. 30, 2015
Last comment by Resident, 17 hours ago | 9 comments | 1347 Views
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Calave wine bar opens in Palo Alto
By Elena Kadvany | 7 comments | 1,955 views

Help! Iím Covered in Bugs
By Laura Stec | 4 comments | 1,851 views

Constitution Guarantees Nationwide Right to Same-Sex Marriage
By Chandrama Anderson | 32 comments | 1,512 views

Family Outing - Inside Out
By Cheryl Bac | 0 comments | 365 views