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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 Mitchell, 0 hours ago | 8 comments | 1115 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 Relieved, 10 minutes ago | 4 comments | 1661 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 board certified, 31 minutes ago | 27 comments | 1571 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, 1 hour ago | 1045 comments | 160452 Views


'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 Priorities, 1 hour ago | 44 comments | 808 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 | 30 comments | 4997 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 Crescent Park Dad , 3 hours ago | 55 comments | 8530 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 mauricio, 3 hours ago | 75 comments | 4130 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 You can complain, 5 hours ago | 103 comments | 1275 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 Ashanti, 9 hours ago | 5 comments | 2723 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, 11 hours ago | 145 comments | 4666 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, 13 hours ago | 2 comments | 1589 Views


Festivities for the Fourth

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, 14 hours ago | 4 comments | 2835 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, 16 hours ago | 3 comments | 1006 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, 18 hours ago | 27 comments | 4260 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, 19 hours ago | 3 comments | 925 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, 20 hours ago | 4 comments | 246 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, 21 hours ago | 70 comments | 4668 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, 23 hours ago | 13 comments | 2618 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, on Jul 1, 2015 at 4:52 am | 9 comments | 1449 Views
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Calave wine bar opens in Palo Alto
By Elena Kadvany | 9 comments | 2,043 views

Help! Iím Covered in Bugs
By Laura Stec | 4 comments | 1,937 views

Constitution Guarantees Nationwide Right to Same-Sex Marriage
By Chandrama Anderson | 32 comments | 1,572 views

Family Outing - Inside Out
By Cheryl Bac | 0 comments | 406 views