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CRIMES & INCIDENTS

American Lung Association gives Santa Clara County F-grade for air pollution

Report in the Mercury-News: http://www.mercurynews.com/science/ci_29791136/state-air-bay-area-one-most-polluted-u Air pollution...

Original post made by parent on Apr. 20, 2016
Last comment by Obvious!, on Apr 21, 2016 at 2:29 pm | 6 comments | 241 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

Proposal: three new bike routes, 266 fewer parking spots

A proposal to greatly expand Palo Alto's network of bike boulevards would bring new traffic circles, "sharrow" road markings,...

Original post made on Apr. 15, 2016
Last comment by bikes, on Apr 21, 2016 at 8:00 am | 37 comments | 4042 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Speed Does Not Pay - Embarcadero Road

The distance on Embarcadero Road from the Hwy 101 ramps at Edgewood Plaza to El Camino Real is 2 miles. Driving at the...

Original post made by John Baum on Apr. 15, 2016
Last comment by Joe Bloe, on Apr 21, 2016 at 1:30 am | 51 comments | 1620 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Palo Alto school board to discuss need for new schools

Long-simmering debate over whether or not the Palo Alto Unified School District needs to open a new elementary and/or middle...

Original post made on Apr. 18, 2016
Last comment by i dont have a mouse, on Apr 20, 2016 at 1:29 pm | 11 comments | 2440 Views

SPORTS

Special honors for Stanford men's tennis on All-Century team

Stanford was well-represented among the Pac-12 Men's Tennis All-Century Team, revealed on the Pac-12 Networks' flagship show,...

Original post made on Apr. 20, 2016
Last comment by weasels, on Apr 20, 2016 at 9:30 am | 1 comment | 824 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

Proposal to ban two-story houses splits neighbors

What began as an effort to promote harmony and protect the privacy of Royal Manor residents has devolved into a full-fledged...

Original post made on Apr. 15, 2016
Last comment by MD, on Apr 20, 2016 at 6:27 am | 70 comments | 5805 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

The kinder conundrum

While many 5-year-olds in Palo Alto spend most of their week-day afternoons in day-care programs, after-school activities...

Original post made on Apr. 15, 2016
Last comment by Kelly , on Apr 19, 2016 at 9:30 pm | 35 comments | 5793 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

Editorial: Stanford's deafening silence

"We need to change the culture, and it's on all of us to do that." Read the full editorial here http://paloaltoonline.com/print/story/2016/04/08/stanfords-deafening-silence...

Original post made on Apr. 8, 2016
Last comment by Sue Bee , on Apr 19, 2016 at 8:58 pm | 52 comments | 5207 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Heidi Emberling to run for re-election to Palo Alto school board

Palo Alto Board of Education President Heidi Emberling will be making a bid for a second term this November, she confirmed...

Original post made on Apr. 17, 2016
Last comment by Brown Act, on Apr 19, 2016 at 2:45 pm | 11 comments | 3035 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Stockton man ordered to stand trial in East Palo Alto murder

San Mateo County prosecutors said a 23-year-old Stockton man was ordered Thursday to stand trial and faces 69 years to life...

Original post made on Apr. 19, 2016
Last comment by Jimmy, on Apr 19, 2016 at 12:31 pm | 1 comment | 2259 Views

ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

Eight new East Palo Alto police officers sworn in

The East Palo Alto Police Department will beef up its patrols, traffic enforcement and criminal investigations with eight...

Original post made on Apr. 14, 2016
Last comment by CitizenOfEPA, on Apr 19, 2016 at 12:23 pm | 5 comments | 1933 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

campus defaced

http://palyvoice.com/2016/04/18/campus-defaced-with-racist-pro-trump-graffiti/ ...

Original post made by awful on Apr. 18, 2016
Last comment by All Over the World, on Apr 19, 2016 at 8:22 am | 3 comments | 267 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

Plan urges shifts in transportation, natural gas systems

What would it take for Palo Alto to slash its carbon emissions by 80 percent? Read the full story here http://paloaltoonline.com/print/story/2016/04/15/plan-urges-major-shifts-in...

Original post made on Apr. 15, 2016
Last comment by Online Name, on Apr 19, 2016 at 1:05 am | 26 comments | 4043 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

IRS Phone Scam

Today we received a message supposedly from the IRS that a lawsuit has been filed against us and we are in dire trouble and...

Original post made by pares on Apr. 15, 2016
Last comment by have fun with them, on Apr 17, 2016 at 2:47 pm | 6 comments | 327 Views

AROUND TOWN

The things I remember about Palo Alto while growing up:

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Original post made by Andrew L. Freedman on Oct. 19, 2006
Last comment by Margaret, on Apr 17, 2016 at 7:37 am | 1089 comments | 188060 Views

ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

Stanford Health Care names new president and CEO

David Entwistle has been name the new president and CEO of Stanford Health Care, the organization announced Wednesday. Read...

Original post made on Apr. 15, 2016
Last comment by Sarah1000, on Apr 17, 2016 at 7:35 am | 4 comments | 2244 Views

ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

LinkedIn offers job-search help for the homeless

A group of 55 homeless people paid a visit to LinkedIn's Mountain View headquarters Friday where dozens of LinkedIn employees...

Original post made on Jul. 29, 2014
Last comment by Dr. M. Chen, on Apr 16, 2016 at 10:46 pm | 11 comments | 4158 Views

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
There are no comments yet. 212 Views

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 | 119774 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 | 3194 Views
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A Modest Proposal for Paying a Living Wage
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By Douglas Moran | 0 comments | 128 views