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Commissioners split over affordable-housing zone
A proposal to create a new zoning district to promote construction of affordable-housing developments in Palo Alto hit a... Last comment 15 hours ago | 37 comments

Family sues school district for potato-gun injuries
The parents of a Palo Alto Unified School District student who faces long-term eye damage from an injury sustained during... Last comment 3 hours ago | 25 comments

Editorial: Missing a housing opportunity
The single greatest obstacle to creating additional housing in Palo Alto for anyone other than highly paid professionals... Last comment 23 hours ago | 15 comments

Flustered over airplane noise
As airplane noise continues to plague Palo Alto, city officials agreed on Tuesday night to seek alliances, lobby hard and... Last comment 9 hours ago | 70 comments

 
 
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Guest Opinion: We need new thinking about parking
Building another four- or six- or 10-story parking structure, with or without a basement, near California Avenue in Palo Alto is not just a bad idea. It is insanity. Sunday, 7:30 AM | 9 comments

Around Town: spreading the love; a new beginning
In this week's Around Town column, the Palo Alto City Council delays its discussion to draw up a new vision for the Ventura neighborhood, a NFL player who made a Valentine's Day visit to young heart patients and the woman behind the new flat shoe emoji. Sunday, 7:30 AM

Mayor alleges 'culture of corruption' at Ravenswood
East Palo Alto's mayor blasted Ravenswood school district leadership in two separate letters Friday and Saturday criticizing what he described as the district's "sneak ambush" solicitation of financial support from the City Council and alleging that district leaders have created a "culture of corruption." Saturday, 3:31 PM | 7 comments

Palo Alto Utilities tries to keep pace with technological change
Palo Alto Utilities is having difficulty recruiting and retaining workers, while simultaneously contending with a rapidly changing technological landscape and growing customer demands. Saturday, 8:56 AM | 4 comments

VIDEO: Airplane-noise update
Palo Alto Deputy City Manager Michelle Poché Flaherty discusses the topic of worsening airplane noise -- and Palo Alto's response to the problem -- with Weekly journalists. Friday, 5:16 PM | 1 comments

Developer sues College Terrace Market owners
The now-defunct College Terrace Market was apparently facing steep financial challenges, a lawsuit filed in January against the store's owners indicates. Friday, 6:44 AM | 25 comments

Editorial: Missing a housing opportunity
The single greatest obstacle to creating additional housing in Palo Alto for anyone other than highly paid professionals is the high cost of land. Friday, 6:42 AM | 15 comments

Repairs begin at Buena Vista mobile homes

County seeks rescue plan for preschool services

Lawyer enters recall race

Lifetimes of Achievement honorees named

What's open, closed on Presidents Day

Airplane noise flusters city

Commission debates affordable-housing zone

PUBLIC AGENDA: hydroelectric rate-adjustment; draft Eichler guidelines

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