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ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

Second suspected case of monkeypox identified in Santa Clara County

Another probable case of monkeypox has been found in a county resident, the county Public Health Department said Thursday....

Original post made on Jul. 2, 2022
Last comment by Julia Withers, on Jul 5, 2022 at 10:19 am | 2 comments | 3603 Views

ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

The Palo Alto City Council demanded details on revised police policies. Here's what the agency had to say.

Responding to a recent audit, the Palo Alto Police Department has revised numerous policies pertaining to internal investigations,...

Original post made on Jun. 29, 2022
Last comment by Darin Long, on Jul 4, 2022 at 10:22 am | 4 comments | 3882 Views

AROUND TOWN

Around Town: Palo Alto 13s All Stars take home District 52 championship

In the latest column, news about a little league team winning the District 52 title, a grant for a massive habitat restoration...

Original post made on Jul. 4, 2022
There are no comments yet. 3209 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Sleeping man, found with stolen loaded gun in car, arrested

Police arrested a man earlier this week for allegedly possessing a stolen semi-automatic handgun that was loaded and equipped...

Original post made on Jun. 30, 2022
Last comment by Rhonda Peters, on Jul 2, 2022 at 1:11 pm | 9 comments | 3594 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Palo Alto Unified to offer all students twice-daily free meals through state program

Starting this fall, students in the Palo Alto Unified School District will benefit from a statewide program that guarantees...

Original post made on Jun. 19, 2022
Last comment by Paul Jessup, on Jul 2, 2022 at 9:53 am | 12 comments | 7679 Views

ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

'It was crazy.' Emerald Hills residents watched flames from Edgewood Fire erupt just a few hundred feet away

Locals packed up kids, dogs and even horses when the Edgewood Fire prompted evacuation orders on Tuesday. Read the full...

Original post made on Jul. 1, 2022
There are no comments yet. 4304 Views

HISTORIC PHOTOS

Hate symbol or Buddhist emblem? Hidden Villa cancels summer camps for 1,000 kids after staffers resign over swastika tiles

Hidden Villa canceled all of its summer camp sessions due to the "abrupt departure" of camp staff members upset over the...

Original post made on Jun. 13, 2022
Last comment by RA, on Jul 1, 2022 at 9:17 am | 60 comments | 27883 Views

ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

After Roe: What happens to abortion in California?

Now that the Supreme Court has overturned the Roe decision, here are key takeaways of what to expect for abortion in the...

Original post made on Jun. 24, 2022
Last comment by Mark Goren, on Jun 29, 2022 at 7:06 pm | 7 comments | 3218 Views

ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

Supreme Court overturns federal abortion rights

The U.S. Supreme Court reversed the court's Roe v. Wade decision granting women the federal right to an abortion in the United...

Original post made on Jun. 24, 2022
Last comment by ndn, on Jun 29, 2022 at 5:58 pm | 10 comments | 4955 Views

ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

In their scrubs and white coats, Stanford doctors rally against Roe v. Wade decision

Hundreds gathered outside of the Li Ka Shing Center at the Stanford School of Medicine on a hot Monday afternoon to rally...

Original post made on Jun. 29, 2022
Last comment by John, on Jun 29, 2022 at 2:14 pm | 1 comment | 3560 Views

ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

Bay restoration project gets $1M grant for flood control

A project to protect and restore more than 500 acres of critical shore area habitats in East Palo Alto and Menlo Park received...

Original post made on Jun. 29, 2022
Last comment by revdreileen, on Jun 29, 2022 at 12:38 pm | 1 comment | 2195 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

Opinion: Palo Alto's water use is not what it should be

Palo Alto has a strong sustainability focus. So, it was a surprise to learn that Palo Alto is ranked 22 out of 26 local water...

Original post made on Jun. 17, 2022
Last comment by Dee, on Jun 29, 2022 at 12:22 pm | 25 comments | 6808 Views

ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

California tax relief: What's in the deal

After weeks of talks, Gov. Gavin Newsom and legislative leaders announce a tax relief plan that includes refunds of as much...

Original post made on Jun. 27, 2022
Last comment by birdie, on Jun 29, 2022 at 11:31 am | 4 comments | 1966 Views

ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

Officials from Santa Clara, San Mateo counties vow support for out-of-state patients seeking abortions

Elected officials vowed to protect abortion rights and reproductive health care after the Supreme Court overturned Roe v....

Original post made on Jun. 28, 2022
Last comment by Virginia Smedberg, on Jun 28, 2022 at 2:58 am | 1 comment | 2964 Views

ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

The Supreme Court 'bows out' on abortion, former federal judge says

The Supreme Court's reversal of Roe v. Wade will likely call into question further limitations on women's reproductive rights...

Original post made on Jun. 25, 2022
Last comment by Anneke, on Jun 27, 2022 at 4:19 pm | 5 comments | 5024 Views

AROUND TOWN

Around Town: Paly speech and debate team walks away from national tournament with first championship

In the latest column, news about the Palo Alto High Speech and Debate competitor who won a national championship, a first...

Original post made on Jun. 27, 2022
There are no comments yet. 3744 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

More candidates explore run for Palo Alto City Council

The pool of candidates seeking to fill seats on the Palo Alto City Council may soon expand, with three residents recently...

Original post made on Jun. 24, 2022
Last comment by Fred Balin, on Jun 26, 2022 at 10:01 pm | 1 comment | 4567 Views

ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

Environmental impact report released for SF to SJ section of high-speed rail

The new final environmental impact report for the San Francisco to San Jose section of California's high-speed rail project...

Original post made on Jun. 17, 2022
Last comment by Leslie York, on Jun 26, 2022 at 1:33 pm | 3 comments | 3028 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

Palo Alto council backs design revisions to proposed LifeMoves shelter

Despite uncertainty over funding, Palo Alto is continuing to refine its plan to build a transitional-housing complex that...

Original post made on Jun. 22, 2022
Last comment by Laura Taylor, on Jun 25, 2022 at 6:45 pm | 2 comments | 3636 Views

ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

Up close and personal: 2022 Peninsula Photo Contest winners bring focus to obscure moments

Whether viewing the world from underwater or using a flash to illuminate everyday objects in a new way, the winning images...

Original post made on Jun. 24, 2022
There are no comments yet. 4656 Views
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