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CRIMES & INCIDENTS

After sniper shootings in the South, Palo Alto officers patrol in pairs

With recent shootings of police officers in Dallas and Baton Rouge heightening tensions across America, the Palo Alto Police...

Original post made on Jul. 21, 2016
Last comment by Duckwalk, on Jul 21, 2016 at 4:44 pm | 10 comments | 2514 Views

AROUND TOWN

East Palo Alto to put sales tax on November ballot

The East Palo Alto City Council unanimously approved putting a 1/2-cent sales tax on the Nov. 8 ballot Tuesday night to maintain...

Original post made on Jul. 21, 2016
Last comment by Debbie Mytels, on Jul 21, 2016 at 1:49 pm | 2 comments | 1114 Views

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Menlo Park City Council approves development agreement for Facebook expansion project

Facebook is one step closer to expanding its offices again. The Menlo Park City Council on Tuesday approved a development...

Original post made on Jul. 21, 2016
Last comment by Sue Allen, on Jul 21, 2016 at 11:32 am | 1 comment | 1682 Views

SPORTS

Kehillah Jewish High School expands, upgrades Palo Alto campus

Kehillah Jewish High School, an independent college-preparatory school in Palo Alto, has spent this summer revamping the...

Original post made on Jul. 21, 2016
Last comment by School Expansion, on Jul 21, 2016 at 10:57 am | 1 comment | 4580 Views

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A thought-provoking premiere

TheatreWorks presents Suzanne Bradbeer's "Confederates," a play packed with timely questions about journalistic ethics and...

Original post made on Jul. 21, 2016
Last comment by Theater appreciator, on Jul 21, 2016 at 10:10 am | 1 comment | 1045 Views

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More joy! Concert for a good cause

Who doesn't need a little more joy? More Joy!, a music group made up of locals Irish Harrell and Ann Benson, among others,...

Original post made on Jul. 21, 2016
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Worth a Look

<B>Dance Read the full story here http://www.paloaltoonline.com/print/story/2016/06/03/worth-a-look posted Friday, June...

Original post made on Jul. 21, 2016
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ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

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ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

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PALO ALTO ISSUES

Repeal the Plastic Bag Ban

Seeing as we have people running for City Council, I am strongly urging the candidates to promise a repeal on the egregious...

Original post made by Resident on Jul. 18, 2016
Last comment by midtown resident, on Jul 21, 2016 at 5:50 am | 14 comments | 397 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

School district stunned by tax shortfall

The Palo Alto school district is suddenly facing a $3.7 million budget gap due to a new property-tax revenue estimate from...

Original post made on Jul. 15, 2016
Last comment by BP dad, on Jul 21, 2016 at 12:16 am | 64 comments | 12552 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

The public-transit conundrum

Amid ever-increasing local gridlock, a booming economy and a growing population, Santa Clara Valley Transportation Authority...

Original post made on Jul. 15, 2016
Last comment by Allen Akin, on Jul 20, 2016 at 8:58 pm | 52 comments | 7896 Views

ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

Advocates disagree on solutions to airplane noise

Residents throughout the Midpeninsula and Santa Cruz area agree that airplanes going to San Francisco International Airport...

Original post made on Jun. 30, 2016
Last comment by Anonymous, on Jul 20, 2016 at 7:52 pm | 234 comments | 9415 Views

ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

University Heights

A midday walk down the wide, straight street of Cloud Avenue provides a few signs of the charming and changing nature of...

Original post made on Jul. 20, 2016
Last comment by William L Grimm, on Jul 20, 2016 at 6:57 pm | 1 comment | 3821 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

Block-long development approved for Olive Garden site

The already sizzling construction climate around California Avenue is set to heat up even further after the City Council...

Original post made on May. 24, 2016
Last comment by Marie, on Jul 20, 2016 at 6:01 pm | 57 comments | 6915 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

Gunn grad leads Crisis Text Line's Bay Area efforts

Palo Alto native and Gunn High School graduate Libby Craig is leading Crisis Text Line's efforts to grow the 24-7 support...

Original post made on Jul. 19, 2016
Last comment by LisaD, on Jul 20, 2016 at 1:47 pm | 3 comments | 6622 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Police: Beltramo's, Menlo Park Hardware burglarized

Burglars struck at two Menlo Park businesses over past several days: Beltramo's Wine & Spirits on July 14, and Menlo Park...

Original post made on Jul. 20, 2016
Last comment by Reader, on Jul 20, 2016 at 10:45 am | 2 comments | 2182 Views

AROUND TOWN

Vigil of reconciliation brings hope in East Palo Alto

Fear along with a commitment to unity and understanding marked a Monday night vigil in East Palo Alto held in light of the...

Original post made on Jul. 19, 2016
Last comment by Harry Callahan, on Jul 19, 2016 at 8:42 pm | 2 comments | 784 Views

SPORTS

Palo Alto girl competing with 13-15 national synchro team

Palo Alto High incoming freshman Chesnie Cheung will be part of the United States 13-15 National Synchronized Swimming Team...

Original post made on Jul. 19, 2016
Last comment by PColombo, on Jul 19, 2016 at 7:02 pm | 1 comment | 827 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

Residents worry about speeding along Bol Park Path

Metal fences that cross the Bol Park Path to slow down bicyclists will soon be taken down, to the consternation of some residents...

Original post made on Jul. 15, 2016
Last comment by Douglas Moran, on Jul 19, 2016 at 3:27 pm | 19 comments | 4381 Views
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