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PALO ALTO ISSUES

East Palo Alto officially approves tenants' rights ordinance

Renters in East Palo Alto will receive more protections under an ordinance officially passed by the City Council this week. Read...

Original post made on May. 8, 2014
Last comment by Cid Young, on May 8, 2014 at 5:35 pm | 8 comments | 1772 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

'Our Palo Alto' launches with lessons in local demographics

An attempt by Palo Alto officials to get out of City Hall and engage residents in a two-year conversation about the future...

Original post made on Apr. 24, 2014
Last comment by Just Saying, on May 8, 2014 at 5:19 pm | 29 comments | 7520 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

Palo Alto to add fees for new developments

No one doubts that the City of Palo Alto spends more on public safety and City Hall services due to its ballooning daytime...

Original post made on May. 7, 2014
Last comment by JerryL, on May 8, 2014 at 1:16 pm | 5 comments | 6977 Views

SPORTS

Sports Shorts

<B><B>CREW CLASSIC . . . </B>The fifth-annual Windermere Real Estate Rowing Classic will be held Saturday and Sunday at Redwood...

Original post made on May. 8, 2014
Last comment by john bond, on May 8, 2014 at 12:39 pm | 1 comment | 213 Views

ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

State assembly candidates to meet in forum

Three candidates for the 24th State Assembly will meet in a forum Thursday, May 8, from 7 to 8:30 p.m. at the Palo Alto Council...

Original post made on May. 7, 2014
Last comment by Elliot Margolies, on May 8, 2014 at 10:46 am | 4 comments | 1604 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

City requires oak tree in front lawn

I was happy to see the construction of the house on 1130 Middlefield finally nearing its completion. I was not so happy to...

Original post made by Artist on May. 8, 2014
There are no comments yet. 448 Views

AROUND TOWN

Anyone know if Los Altos Expressway will close today?

We need to head south on 280 from Sand Hill, and usually when the Pres comes to town they shut down both sides of 280. Do...

Original post made by oldtimer on May. 8, 2014
Last comment by neighbor, on May 8, 2014 at 9:21 am | 1 comment | 592 Views

ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

Stanford to divest from coal companies

Stanford University today became the nation's first large university to decide it will divest its endowment holdings in publicly...

Original post made on May. 6, 2014
Last comment by businessdecision, on May 8, 2014 at 8:03 am | 12 comments | 3009 Views

AROUND TOWN

bike to work day

Today is Bike To Work Day. Please everyone, turn off your cell phones and pay attention to the road during your commute today....

Original post made by parent on May. 8, 2014
There are no comments yet. 216 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Palo Alto school board members praise counseling reforms

Palo Alto school board members Tuesday said they were pleased with efforts by high school and middle school guidance counselors...

Original post made on May. 7, 2014
Last comment by Gunn Parent, on May 7, 2014 at 11:14 pm | 20 comments | 719 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

A local view of 'mental health parity'

State Sen. Jim Beall, a Democrat from San Jose, has a stepson and a sister with mental illness. Read the full story here...

Original post made on Nov. 15, 2013
Last comment by Susan Briggs, on May 7, 2014 at 10:12 pm | 3 comments | 32496 Views

AROUND TOWN

President Obama to visit the Bay Area

Walmart may seem an unlikely place for a president to visit, but President Barack Obama is set to come to Mountain View's...

Original post made on May. 7, 2014
Last comment by Curmudgeon, on May 7, 2014 at 8:09 pm | 16 comments | 6051 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

student hit by car in crosswalk in front of Paly this morning

Come on folks, slow down and yield to pedestrians, especially in school zones. Report in the Paly Voice: http://palyvoice.com/2014/05/06/paly-student-hit-by-car-on-route-to-school/...

Original post made by parent on May. 6, 2014
Last comment by Crescent Park Dad, on May 7, 2014 at 7:54 pm | 9 comments | 628 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

Buena Vista residents rally to save their homes

More than 40 Buena Vista Mobile Home Park residents on Thursday protested against the planned evictions from their longtime...

Original post made on May. 2, 2014
Last comment by member, on May 7, 2014 at 7:43 pm | 59 comments | 5557 Views

AROUND TOWN

Menlo College baseball players earn all-conference honors

==BI Oaks notes== James Threw and Daniel Comstock of Menlo College have been named to the 2014 All-NAIA West Group baseball...

Original post made on May. 7, 2014
Last comment by K Chandler, on May 7, 2014 at 6:10 pm | 1 comment | 817 Views

ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

Any other international traveler having trouble with US credit cards?

Just back from the Eurozone and had problems getting my credit cards accepted. I told the credit card companies I was traveling...

Original post made by Euro traveler on May. 7, 2014
Last comment by Been there, too, on May 7, 2014 at 5:31 pm | 5 comments | 598 Views

AROUND TOWN

Are there still parrots (conures) around Palo Alto?

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Original post made by Looking for Parrots on Feb. 17, 2007
Last comment by srimoyee, on May 7, 2014 at 11:52 am | 17 comments | 5662 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

Palo Alto looks far beyond City Hall for vision guidance

Few Palo Alto residents have the time and appetite to come to City Hall for discussions of the future, unless that future...

Original post made on May. 6, 2014
Last comment by For Jerry, on May 7, 2014 at 11:36 am | 37 comments | 3171 Views

AROUND TOWN

New senior residences address Palo Alto's growing need

A new independent-living community for people aged 60 and older officially opened its doors on Thursday, May 1, offering...

Original post made on May. 2, 2014
Last comment by lindaloo, on May 7, 2014 at 11:33 am | 33 comments | 5587 Views

AROUND TOWN

Palo Alto Weekly repeats 'best in state' honors

For the second year in a row, the Palo Alto Weekly has been named the best large newsweekly in California in an annual journalism...

Original post made on May. 3, 2014
Last comment by Cheryl Lilienstein, on May 7, 2014 at 9:51 am | 14 comments | 3058 Views
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