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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 Gale Johnson, 12 minutes ago | 39 comments | 2268 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 Old Steve, 12 minutes ago | 29 comments | 6692 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 musical, 22 minutes ago | 90 comments | 5794 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 Poops bud, 24 minutes ago | 18 comments | 985 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 resident 1, 1 hour ago | 5 comments | 1154 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, 1 hour ago | 3 comments | 838 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 Slow Down, 1 hour ago | 34 comments | 932 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 FAA taking over, 2 hours ago | 81 comments | 3688 Views


With new president and programs, Sofia University enters new era

It's been more than a year since Sofia University students, faculty and staff were left reeling after the president of the...

Original post made on Apr. 24, 2015
Last comment by Cassandra, 4 hours ago | 7 comments | 5910 Views


Garbage Pickup Service

I was walking to and from the Y this morning, our garbage day, and saw many trucks doing their rounds. Here are some of my...

Original post made by Palo Verde on Nov. 24, 2015
Last comment by Curmudgeon, 5 hours ago | 7 comments | 217 Views


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 Heart, 6 hours ago | 74 comments | 2841 Views


Tales of turkey and tempeh

Roasted, fried, smoked or deconstructed — there is an abundance of ways to cook a turkey for Thanksgiving. Or is a turkey...

Original post made on Nov. 25, 2015
There are no comments yet. 565 Views


Palo Alto reacts to Atlantic article

The appearance in a national publication of a now-familiar story — that of a community, Palo Alto, grappling with youth...

Original post made on Nov. 17, 2015
Last comment by Resident, 8 hours ago | 135 comments | 12072 Views


Brown Drinking Water?

Our water is brown this morning, Wednesday. Anyone else?...

Original post made by Palo Verde on Nov. 25, 2015
There are no comments yet. 34 Views


Amid policy clashes, council to meet with planning commission

It's no secret that the rift between the Palo Alto City Council and its main land-use advisory panel, the Planning and Transportation...

Original post made on Nov. 24, 2015
Last comment by mauricio, 8 hours ago | 11 comments | 1745 Views


PG&E community meeting to discuss tree removal, pipeline safety

Plans to remove hundreds of trees from Pacific Gas & Electric's pipeline right-of-way through Palo Alto will be the topic...

Original post made on Nov. 25, 2015
Last comment by the_punnisher, 14 hours ago | 1 comment | 1163 Views


Shop Talk: Bill's Cafe opens in Palo Alto

After months of delays, Bill's Cafe has opened in Midtown Palo Alto, serving breakfast and lunch seven days a week. Read...

Original post made on Nov. 23, 2015
Last comment by Plane Speaker, 15 hours ago | 15 comments | 4234 Views


State unemployment rate declines as number of jobs increase

The number of workers without jobs in California decreased last month from the previous month and the number of nonfarm payroll...

Original post made on Nov. 24, 2015
Last comment by who caused this?, 22 hours ago | 3 comments | 1261 Views


Residents to city: Build police building now

After 17 years of fits and starts in Palo Alto's quest to build a new police headquarters, residents at a community meeting...

Original post made on Nov. 19, 2015
Last comment by Ben, 23 hours ago | 14 comments | 2698 Views


Pair arrested for early morning robbery

A downtown Palo Alto robbery in which a man was allegedly hit multiple times resulted in the arrest of two men Saturday morning,...

Original post made on Nov. 22, 2015
Last comment by resident, 24 hours ago | 18 comments | 4609 Views
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