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PALO ALTO ISSUES

College Terrace residents to test homes for TCE contamination

Dissatisfied with a state agency's assurances that hazardous chemical vapors from a former Stanford Research Park industrial...

Original post made on Apr. 12, 2016
Last comment by Stanford and Palo Alto, on Apr 15, 2016 at 3:27 pm | 14 comments | 2273 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

Editorial: Hopes rise for teen psych unit

Los Altos resident Sarah Gentile was shocked in 2014 when she discovered that there were no hospital beds in Santa Clara...

Original post made on Apr. 15, 2016
Last comment by SAHM, on Apr 15, 2016 at 2:46 pm | 2 comments | 1582 Views

ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

VTA considers complete bus route overhaul

In an effort to increase bus ridership and prepare for an onslaught of commuters from new BART stations in Milpitas and San...

Original post made on Apr. 11, 2016
Last comment by Resident, on Apr 15, 2016 at 12:24 pm | 27 comments | 2636 Views

AROUND TOWN

Home Front

<B><B>GAMBOL ON THE GARDEN TOUR</B><B> . . . </B>Palo Alto's <B>Gamble Garden</B> will have its annual Spring Garden Tour...

Original post made on Apr. 15, 2016
There are no comments yet. 837 Views

AROUND TOWN

The benefits of bugs

While "benefits" and "bugs" seem like antonyms, certain insects actually help organic gardens be healthier. Read the full...

Original post made on Apr. 15, 2016
There are no comments yet. 1351 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

Santa Clara County supervisors approve study of South Bay's shoreline

A joint study approved Tuesday will examine current issues facing the South Bay shoreline and possible future uses, including...

Original post made on Apr. 13, 2016
Last comment by Propaganda piece, on Apr 15, 2016 at 3:20 am | 6 comments | 1375 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

Dalma, Collins announce school-board campaigns

The first candidates to officially throw a hat into the ring for two of three Palo Alto Board of Education seats opening...

Original post made on Apr. 11, 2016
Last comment by Mom, on Apr 15, 2016 at 12:27 am | 26 comments | 3791 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

What is tax id of City of Palo Alto summer camp?

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Original post made by Natalie on Apr. 13, 2008
Last comment by Harry, on Apr 14, 2016 at 9:56 pm | 6 comments | 5739 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

Community Notebook: Meeting to focus on bike safety on Page Mill and Interstate 280

A community meeting will be held in Los Altos Hills on Wednesday, April 20, to discuss proposed interim bicycle improvements...

Original post made on Apr. 13, 2016
Last comment by Hutch 7.62, on Apr 14, 2016 at 7:43 pm | 9 comments | 1443 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

Palo Alto eyes new rules to promote architectural harmony

From office buildings [http://www.paloaltoonline.com/news/2013/09/05/downtown-development-sparks-architecture-debate derided...

Original post made on Apr. 12, 2016
Last comment by Hayes destroyed PA, on Apr 14, 2016 at 6:17 pm | 39 comments | 3359 Views

SPORTS

Palo Alto baseball moves back into a tie for first place

Wednesday's prep roundup The SCVAL De Anza Division baseball race is all tied up again, thanks to Palo Alto's 4-0 triumph...

Original post made on Apr. 14, 2016
Last comment by Keith Peters, on Apr 14, 2016 at 11:33 am | 2 comments | 941 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

Palo Alto workers to get raises in new contracts

After years of relatively flat wages, Palo Alto's police officers, firefighters and the nearly 600 workers represented by...

Original post made on Apr. 8, 2016
Last comment by Cal, on Apr 13, 2016 at 8:36 pm | 16 comments | 2817 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Former social worker sentenced to nine years for child sex abuse

A former San Mateo County social worker who oversaw the cases of East Palo Alto children was sentenced to nine years in prison...

Original post made on Apr. 13, 2016
Last comment by Breach of Trust, on Apr 13, 2016 at 12:21 pm | 1 comment | 2156 Views

SPORTS

Big inning sparks big baseball victory over the Spartans

Matt Winaker and Jack Klein each drove in a pair of runs and the Stanford baseball team beat visiting San Jose State, 10-0,...

Original post made on Apr. 13, 2016
Last comment by CoachFromAnotherTown, on Apr 13, 2016 at 11:13 am | 1 comment | 620 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Sheriff's Office seeks public's help in finding missing Portola Valley man

The San Mateo County Sheriff's office is seeking the public's assistance in locating a Portola Valley man who was last seen...

Original post made on Apr. 13, 2016
Last comment by mutti, on Apr 13, 2016 at 10:27 am | 1 comment | 2556 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

ShopTalk: The Clement opens, Paris Baguette booms

In this week's retail news in Palo Alto: Opulent boutique hotel The Clement opens, and downtown bakery Paris Baguette finds...

Original post made on Apr. 10, 2016
Last comment by Huh?, on Apr 12, 2016 at 9:18 pm | 12 comments | 4394 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

Senior unassisted living: home maintenance and the compost bin

My son has just threatened to write my unflattering obit--Death by Compost Bin--because such a disaster almost came true....

Original post made on Apr. 8, 2016
Last comment by Symathetic, on Apr 12, 2016 at 4:18 pm | 22 comments | 3787 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

Palo Alto, Mountain View eye new agreement on recycled water

Thirsty for new recycled-water projects, Palo Alto, Mountain View and other Peninsula cities are rethinking old partnerships,...

Original post made on Apr. 12, 2016
Last comment by Been There, on Apr 12, 2016 at 3:30 pm | 2 comments | 1973 Views

AROUND TOWN

Shop Talk: Shinola, b8ta open in Palo Alto

Luxury watch retailer Shinola and East Coast-based salad chain Sweetgreen move in to downtown Palo Alto, as does the hands-on...

Original post made on Dec. 20, 2015
Last comment by Linda, on Apr 12, 2016 at 1:48 pm | 20 comments | 15139 Views

BOOKS

Police: Man exposes himself to girl at Palo Alto school

Palo Alto police are looking for a man they said exposed himself to a 7-year-old girl playing at an elementary school during...

Original post made on Apr. 12, 2016
Last comment by danielle, on Apr 12, 2016 at 1:22 pm | 6 comments | 3045 Views
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