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ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

BARF, PAF's SF Cousin

There's an interesting Sunday NYT article on BARF (SF Bay Area Renters' Federation) http://www.nytimes.com/2016/04/17/business/economy/san-francisco-housing-tech-boom-sf-barf.htm...

Original post made by PA dweller on Apr. 16, 2016
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ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

VIDEO/MULTIMEDIA: Palo Alto Online archive

A compilation of video content from the Palo Alto Weekly and Palo Alto Online staff. Read the full story here http://www.paloaltoonline.com/news/2013/02/04/videomultimedia...

Original post made on Apr. 16, 2016
Last comment by Multi-Media Productions. Palo Alto, on Apr 16, 2016 at 5:13 pm | 1 comment | 119148 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

City looks to new signs, sensors to steer drivers to parking garages

As downtown's parking landscape continues to shift, Palo Alto officials increasingly find themselves debating new parking-permit...

Original post made on Apr. 12, 2016
Last comment by Observer, on Apr 15, 2016 at 7:06 pm | 21 comments | 3151 Views

ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

Teen psychiatric facility could open at El Camino Hospital

Palo Alto's Lucile Packard Children's Hospital, Mountain View's El Camino Hospital and Kaiser Permanente could partner to...

Original post made on Apr. 11, 2016
Last comment by RobinFox, on Apr 15, 2016 at 3:46 pm | 12 comments | 3387 Views

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 | 2278 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 | 1593 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 | 2647 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
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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
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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 | 1381 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 | 3802 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 | 5744 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 | 1447 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 | 3364 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 | 947 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 | 2835 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 | 2166 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 | 625 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 | 2569 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 | 4407 Views
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