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Stanford students call on university to divest from fossil fuels

Civil disobedience is alive and well at Stanford University this week, where upwards of 80 students have been sleeping, eating...

Original post made on Nov. 19, 2015
Last comment by To the Hills, 1 minute ago | 14 comments | 710 Views


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 Curmudgeon, 4 minutes ago | 52 comments | 4302 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 Sad farewell, 16 minutes ago | 64 comments | 6075 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 Joe, 22 minutes ago | 51 comments | 8577 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 Observer, 42 minutes ago | 3 comments | 2585 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 resident 1, 1 hour ago | 129 comments | 4327 Views


Flowers for Vets on Sunday December 13

Nature's Alley florist in Midtown is proud to announce the 5th annual flowers for Vets program on Sunday December 13th at...

Original post made by on Nov. 29, 2015
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Climate Change: The Silent Majority Must Speak Up Now

Politicians of the world meet in Paris soon. Will climate change turn into increased tax burdens placed upon the voting...

Original post made by Chris Zaharias on Nov. 29, 2015
Last comment by Deniers among us, 4 hours ago | 1 comment | 58 Views


Tension grows between City Council, planning commission

In theory, the Palo Alto Planning and Transportation Commission serves at the pleasure of the City Council. In practice,...

Original post made on Oct. 22, 2015
Last comment by History Buff, 5 hours ago | 66 comments | 5353 Views


Cardinal magic overcomes Irish in fantastic football finish

Conrad Ukropina kicked a 45-yard field goal as time expired to give No. 13 Stanford a 38-36 victory over No. 4 Notre Dame...

Original post made on Nov. 29, 2015
Last comment by Nayeli, 5 hours ago | 1 comment | 780 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 Mold Etc., 6 hours ago | 84 comments | 3281 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 another teacher, 6 hours ago | 116 comments | 6623 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
Last comment by Bob, 7 hours ago | 10 comments | 2051 Views


Palo Alto prepares to ban two-story homes in Greer Park North

Weeks after the Palo Alto approved a request from Los Arboles residents to ban new two-story homes in their Eichler neighborhood,...

Original post made on Nov. 28, 2015
Last comment by Mystified, 7 hours ago | 4 comments | 1316 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 Bergster, 11 hours ago | 18 comments | 5755 Views


Brown Drinking Water?

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

Original post made by Palo Verde on Nov. 25, 2015
Last comment by Too, 17 hours ago | 1 comment | 88 Views


Gunn's Meeks runs to cross country title at CIF State Meet

It has been quite a season in cross country for Gunn senior Gillian Meeks, who won all three Santa Clara Valley Athletic...

Original post made on Nov. 28, 2015
Last comment by XC Historian, 18 hours ago | 3 comments | 1160 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 Paly Grad, 22 hours ago | 14 comments | 3124 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 Angered, on Nov 28, 2015 at 3:32 pm | 9 comments | 356 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 Worried Parent, on Nov 28, 2015 at 1:13 pm | 9 comments | 336 Views
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La Bohème, now open on California Avenue
By Elena Kadvany | 0 comments | 2,064 views

New York College Tours - Part One
By John Raftrey and Lori McCormick | 0 comments | 904 views

Woodside Bakery is Closing?
By Laura Stec | 8 comments | 884 views

First Holidays after the Death of a Loved One
By Chandrama Anderson | 0 comments | 880 views

Sugary Drink and Foods Could Contain Warning Labels
By Max Greenberg | 3 comments | 612 views