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SCHOOLS & KIDS

Paly teachers file complaint over campus safety

Palo Alto High School's English teachers are asking Principal Adam Paulson to take immediate action to address their concerns...

Original post made on Sep. 25, 2018
Last comment by Paly Mom, 11 minutes ago | 14 comments | 2092 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

Real Estate Matters: More inventory may be good news for buyers

As summer comes to a close, buyers and sellers want to know what to expect in the real estate market this fall. Read the...

Original post made on Sep. 17, 2018
Last comment by WinabagoWinner?, 2 hours ago | 23 comments | 1510 Views

ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

Laurene Powell Jobs buys 30 acres in East Palo Alto

One of the largest parcels of vacant land in East Palo Alto is now under the ownership of a limited liability company associated...

Original post made on Sep. 21, 2018
Last comment by john, 2 hours ago | 27 comments | 11758 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

Transportation management pilot planned for California Avenue area

To broaden its work to control Palo Alto's traffic and parking woes, the Palo Alto Transportation Management Association...

Original post made on Sep. 23, 2018
Last comment by CalAve Housing, 2 hours ago | 30 comments | 3010 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Thieves take more than $100K in electronics from Apple store

Tens of thousands of dollars in electronics were stolen from the downtown Palo Alto Apple store over the weekend, police...

Original post made on Sep. 25, 2018
Last comment by To Close for Comfort, 2 hours ago | 4 comments | 2370 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

Tanaka blasts colleagues for 'busting budget'

Palo Alto City Councilman Greg Tanaka publicly accused his council colleagues and city staff on Tuesday night of poor stewardship...

Original post made on Sep. 19, 2018
Last comment by I'll Participate Too, 2 hours ago | 60 comments | 4017 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

Editorial: Yes on Measure E hotel-tax increase

We reluctantly recommend voters support the city of Palo Alto's proposal to raise about $2.5 million a year in new city revenue...

Original post made on Sep. 21, 2018
Last comment by Stockton? You Are Joking., 2 hours ago | 11 comments | 1281 Views

ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

Guest Opinion: Half a million empty tech jobs ... and growing.

The great economic news: employment rates are at an all-time high. The terrific news for Americans seeking a career in tech:...

Original post made on Sep. 14, 2018
Last comment by Humanities Majors Are Limited, 3 hours ago | 63 comments | 5076 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Missing woman found dead off of East Bay freeway

The body of Palo Alto woman Wamaitha Kaboga-Miller was found in her car in Newark on Sunday, more than five weeks since she...

Original post made on Sep. 24, 2018
Last comment by musical, 3 hours ago | 21 comments | 14126 Views

AROUND TOWN

Hundreds attend vigil for Christine Blasey Ford

Hundreds of people joined a candlelight vigil on Sunday in support of Christine Blasey Ford, a Palo Alto resident whose sexual...

Original post made on Sep. 24, 2018
Last comment by Online Name, 4 hours ago | 60 comments | 6119 Views

AROUND TOWN

School board to discuss Voting Rights Act legal threat

A Palo Alto Unified attorney will give a public presentation at Tuesday's school board meeting on the district's options...

Original post made on Sep. 24, 2018
Last comment by Anon, 5 hours ago | 3 comments | 998 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

Editorial: No, no, no on Measure F

It is difficult to imagine a more poorly conceived idea to present to voters than the Measure F health care initiative pushed...

Original post made on Sep. 21, 2018
Last comment by Gary, 6 hours ago | 18 comments | 6698 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Diocese of San Jose addresses sex abuse allegations

Bishop Patrick McGrath will visit Palo Alto this Saturday on behalf of the Diocese of San Jose to hold a listening session...

Original post made on Sep. 20, 2018
Last comment by It Will Never Go Away, 8 hours ago | 9 comments | 1693 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

Real Estate Matters: Market showing signs of chilling

With the beginning of fall, buyers and sellers want to know what to expect in the real estate market this season. Read the...

Original post made on Sep. 20, 2018
Last comment by Zhao, 8 hours ago | 5 comments | 1390 Views

ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

United States takes first day lead at Junior Ryder Cup

Stanford commit Rachel Heck helped the United States Junior Ryder Cup team open a 7 1/2-4 1/2 lead over its European counterparts...

Original post made on Sep. 25, 2018
There are no comments yet. 344 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

Palo Alto gets set to build new California Avenue garage

After years of planning for a new public-safety building and parking garage in the California Avenue area, Palo Alto officials...

Original post made on Sep. 15, 2018
Last comment by A Horrible idea, 22 hours ago | 33 comments | 5572 Views

ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

Off Deadline: It takes trust to create a village — wherever you live

I recently returned from a 10-day visit to a small, rural, economically challenged agricultural community in southern Kenya,...

Original post made on Sep. 21, 2018
Last comment by Anon, on Sep 24, 2018 at 4:17 pm | 2 comments | 1151 Views

AROUND TOWN

Community to Kavanaugh accuser: 'We are here, and we have your back'

Local residents, friends and strangers have rallied around Christine Blasey Ford, who has publicly accused Supreme Court...

Original post made on Sep. 20, 2018
Last comment by Curmudgeon, on Sep 24, 2018 at 3:14 pm | 72 comments | 10272 Views

AROUND TOWN

Family of missing woman to hold search party

Family and friends will hold a search party on Saturday to try to locate 66-year-old Wamaitha Kaboga-Miller, a Palo Alto...

Original post made on Aug. 22, 2018
Last comment by Anon, on Sep 24, 2018 at 2:06 pm | 21 comments | 17715 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Friends, strangers join search for missing Palo Alto woman

As cars rumbled by, Catherine Kambuga sat in a chair on the University Avenue sidewalk in East Palo Alto Saturday morning...

Original post made on Aug. 25, 2018
Last comment by Deanna, on Sep 24, 2018 at 9:32 am | 6 comments | 9512 Views
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