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Palo Alto residents pumped up about groundwater 'waste'

With California's drought stretching through its fourth year, the sight of water gushing out of Palo Alto's construction...

Original post made on Nov. 27, 2015
Last comment by Green Gables, 9 minutes ago | 7 comments | 677 Views


Accent Arts, Village Stationers to leave Cal Ave

Two of California Avenue's independent retailers, whose stores have contributed to the small-town charm that has long characterized...

Original post made on Nov. 25, 2015
Last comment by Abitarian, 49 minutes ago | 60 comments | 4623 Views



Midtown Palo Alto is a place where people come to stay. Read the full story here

Original post made on Nov. 27, 2015
Last comment by parent, 53 minutes ago | 3 comments | 2084 Views


Palo Alto public elementary : grade information?

Hi, I am browsing Town Square to gather information regarding middle school, particularly JLS, because we have a girl...

Original post made by Worried Parent on Nov. 27, 2015
Last comment by Paly Parent, 1 hour ago | 2 comments | 72 Views


Catching their dreams

The air was electric in rooms 1704 and 1705 of Palo Alto High School's science building on a recent Thursday evening. Students...

Original post made on Nov. 27, 2015
Last comment by Where's the beef?, 1 hour ago | 1 comment | 429 Views


New rules launched for Palo Alto Airport

When Palo Alto formally took over the operations of its eponymous airport last year, the goal was to turn the bustling but...

Original post made on Nov. 18, 2015
Last comment by Peter Carpenter, 1 hour ago | 100 comments | 3995 Views


As Palo Alto's fiber hopes grow, so do costs

As Palo Alto forges ahead with a plan to bring high-speed Internet access to every local home and business, city staff is...

Original post made on Nov. 27, 2015
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Reactions to Atlantic magazine article

I thought the article wasn't saying anything new, and wasn't exactly deserving of the over-the-top preparation by the district...

Original post made by Heart on Nov. 17, 2015
Last comment by Paly Alum '84, 10 hours ago | 76 comments | 2949 Views


Editorial: An encouraging first step by the FAA

Prodded for months by three members of Congress and an increasingly organized group of Peninsula and Santa Cruz County residents,...

Original post made on Nov. 20, 2015
Last comment by resident 1, 13 hours ago | 13 comments | 2836 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 musical, 20 hours ago | 1080 comments | 175440 Views


Council set to rule on divisive downtown development

To Elizabeth Wong, the building she's proposed for the prominent corner of University Avenue and Kipling Street is exactly...

Original post made on Nov. 25, 2015
Last comment by downzoning, 21 hours ago | 15 comments | 2415 Views


Support expressed for new secondary school

The school district office was imbued with excitement and enthusiasm on Monday night as both the school board and community...

Original post made on Oct. 27, 2015
Last comment by Choice for the few, on Nov 26, 2015 at 9:59 am | 91 comments | 6028 Views


M-A, Menlo girls advance in CIF NorCal volleyball playoffs

The Menlo-Atherton and Menlo School girls both moved on to the second round of the CIF NorCal volleyball playoffs following...

Original post made on Nov. 25, 2015
Last comment by yes really, on Nov 25, 2015 at 8:59 pm | 1 comment | 1042 Views


Cold-weather shelters open early due to frigid temperatures

Cold-weather shelters in Santa Clara County opened their doors Tuesday evening, about a week ahead of schedule, to accommodate...

Original post made on Nov. 25, 2015
Last comment by Neighbor, on Nov 25, 2015 at 7:36 pm | 1 comment | 1456 Views


PA citizens: help get rid of University Ave's horrendous traffic

How often these past 5-8 years have you found yourself utterly stuck in eastbound traffic on University Ave well before arriving...

Original post made by Chris Zaharias on Jun. 19, 2015
Last comment by PS, on Nov 25, 2015 at 5:49 pm | 24 comments | 1063 Views


Growing chorus of Palo Altans calling for the renaming of Jordan Middle School

250 supporters have already come out in strong support of asking the PAUSD Board of Education to address the fact that David...

Original post made by Lars Johnsson on Nov. 22, 2015
Last comment by Knew Shockley, on Nov 25, 2015 at 5:37 pm | 35 comments | 1036 Views


Officials warn of flooding from coming storms

If a 1998-level El Nino storm barrels into the Bay Area this winter, Palo Alto and East Palo Alto residents and city staff...

Original post made on Nov. 24, 2015
Last comment by Garden Gnome, on Nov 25, 2015 at 5:15 pm | 31 comments | 7754 Views


Man collapses and dies, police close street


Original post made on Sep. 17, 2008
Last comment by Mark Weiss, on Nov 25, 2015 at 5:09 pm | 42 comments | 4411 Views


Palo Alto Knights Jr. Midgets heading to national playoffs

==BI Youth football== It's holiday time for the Palo Alto Knights' football program. First up is Thanksgiving this week...

Original post made on Nov. 24, 2015
Last comment by party pooper, on Nov 25, 2015 at 4:45 pm | 19 comments | 1608 Views


Anderson prepares for final home football game at Stanford

==BI Football notebook == Palo Alto grad Kevin Anderson acknowledges that "it's going to be weird" walking onto the field...

Original post made on Nov. 24, 2015
Last comment by Sean, on Nov 25, 2015 at 3:01 pm | 3 comments | 1368 Views
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