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PALO ALTO ISSUES

Arthur Keller enters Council race in Palo Alto

Arthur Keller, a former Palo Alto planning commissioner with a long record of scrutinizing new developments, challenging...

Original post made on Jul. 28, 2016
Last comment by Skibum, 1 hour ago | 31 comments | 1733 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

School board asks for multiyear, ongoing impact of tax shortfall

All five Palo Alto school-board members agreed during a special meeting Wednesday afternoon that finding the most fiscally...

Original post made on Jul. 28, 2016
Last comment by Citizen, 1 hour ago | 32 comments | 2452 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

Residents in cottages feel the big-house squeeze

For more than 30 years, Crescent Park resident Marni Barnes has lived in a 1940s bungalow that is part of a cluster of four...

Original post made on Jul. 29, 2016
Last comment by AEH, 2 hours ago | 40 comments | 5461 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

Candidate pool grows in Palo Alto council race

The pool of candidates for Palo Alto's City Council race may soon widen, with seven residents recently pulling candidacy...

Original post made on Jul. 27, 2016
Last comment by RoleCall , 8 hours ago | 43 comments | 2648 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

Shoreline Noise - does anyone care any more?

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Original post made by Deborah on Aug. 30, 2007
Last comment by Midtown Palo Alto Resident, 10 hours ago | 39 comments | 9881 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

Plan to hike fees for developers raises concerns

A proposal in Palo Alto to sharply spike the fees that developers would have to pay to support affordable housing faced significant...

Original post made on Jul. 28, 2016
Last comment by Curmudgeon, 11 hours ago | 20 comments | 2141 Views

ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

Feds Target Local All-Cash Sales

According to today's "The Daily Journal": "Federal officials are turning an eye to the Bay Area's hot housing markets as...

Original post made by about time on Jul. 28, 2016
Last comment by person, 11 hours ago | 8 comments | 193 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Off Deadline: Journalism teacher takes aim at critical thinking, internationally

Esther Wojcicki — "Woj" to her friends and the Palo Alto High School (Paly) journalism and English students she has...

Original post made on Jul. 22, 2016
Last comment by anne, 11 hours ago | 16 comments | 4175 Views

AROUND TOWN

Three arrested following Mountain View home-invasion robbery

Mountain View police and a regional law enforcement agency arrested three suspects on Wednesday in connection to an armed...

Original post made on Jul. 29, 2016
Last comment by Duh, 13 hours ago | 1 comment | 1033 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Missing Palo Alto man last seen July 11 located safely

A missing Palo Alto man with a severe psychiatric disability has been located and is safe, an employee for his father, Dr....

Original post made on Jul. 29, 2016
Last comment by Happy, 14 hours ago | 4 comments | 2281 Views

SPORTS

Palo Alto's Zhang looks to bring home a medal from Rio

If it wasn't for a certain laundry room at Stanford University, Lily Zhang, the highest-ranked women's table tennis player...

Original post made on Jul. 29, 2016
Last comment by Jacob, 15 hours ago | 1 comment | 2973 Views

ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

Postcard from the Democratic National Convention

Joining Hillary Clinton, Sen. Bernie Sanders, First Lady Michelle Obama and about 4,700 delegates at the Democratic National...

Original post made on Jul. 29, 2016
Last comment by Back to Square One?, 15 hours ago | 9 comments | 1238 Views

BOOKS

Book Talk

Palo Alto High School graduate releases a collection of short stories about life and love, Harry Potter fans celebrate release...

Original post made on Jul. 29, 2016
Last comment by Tony Press, 15 hours ago | 1 comment | 469 Views

AROUND TOWN

Family of Palo Alto man killed by police won't pursue lawsuit

The mother of a man who was fatally shot by Palo Alto police in December 2015 won't pursue a lawsuit after the City of Palo...

Original post made on Jul. 28, 2016
Last comment by NoMoPa, 18 hours ago | 4 comments | 453 Views

AROUND TOWN

Palo Alto parents ask public's help to find missing son

The parents of a Palo Alto man who vanished 11 days ago are seeking the public's help to find their son, 30-year-old Andrew...

Original post made on Jul. 22, 2016
Last comment by parent, 19 hours ago | 21 comments | 21664 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

The education innovator

Revolutionary change in public education is rare. Read the full story here http://paloaltoonline.com/print/story/2016/07/08/the-education-innovator...

Original post made on Jul. 8, 2016
Last comment by Chris Reed, 19 hours ago | 5 comments | 4481 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

Caltrain swaps out old cars for larger ones to avoid overcrowding

Starting today, Caltrain will be replacing some of its trains with larger trains capable of accommodating more passengers,...

Original post made on Jul. 26, 2016
Last comment by Wishing Won't Make It So, BUT...., 20 hours ago | 15 comments | 4323 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

City hopes to preserve Palo Alto Square theater

Two efforts -- one relying on grassroots democracy and the other rooted in the zoning code -- have emerged to try to save...

Original post made on Jul. 27, 2016
Last comment by Apple, 22 hours ago | 28 comments | 5769 Views

AROUND TOWN

Dead & Company, live

The story of Dead & Company -- which performs Saturday, July 30, at the Shoreline Amphitheatre in Mountain View -- is in...

Original post made on Jul. 29, 2016
Last comment by sequoiadean, 23 hours ago | 1 comment | 856 Views

AROUND TOWN

Home sales

Home sales are provided by California REsource, a real estate information company that obtains the information from county...

Original post made on Jul. 29, 2016
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