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TheatreWorks to receive Tony Award

TheatreWorks Silicon Valley will receive the Regional Theatre Tony Award for 2019, founder and Artistic Director Robert Kelley...

Original post made on Apr. 29, 2019
Last comment by Colleen M, on Jun 8, 2019 at 6:04 pm | 6 comments | 3517 Views

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Police: East Palo Alto kidnapping, sexual assault from November without merit

A police investigation into a 17-year-old girl's claims that she was kidnapped and sexually assaulted seven months ago in...

Original post made on Jun. 6, 2019
Last comment by Inconclusive Due To Lack Of Details, on Jun 7, 2019 at 2:09 pm | 2 comments | 2179 Views

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A tango with Alzheimer's

A team of French researchers brought its therapeutic tango program to Rosener House as part of a study on motor function...

Original post made on Jun. 7, 2019
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Army taps Palo Alto soldier to participate in D-Day ceremonies in France

U.S. Army specialist and Gunn High graduate Elliot Alagueuzia will fulfill his dream of representing his dual nationalities...

Original post made on Jun. 5, 2019
Last comment by Anonymous, on Jun 6, 2019 at 10:29 pm | 5 comments | 3219 Views

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Moving forward: New CEO plans for Silicon Valley Community Foundation's 2.0 version

After a workplace bullying and misconduct scandal that rocked the Silicon Valley Community Foundation, its new president...

Original post made on Jun. 5, 2019
Last comment by SVCF Grantee Database tells it all, on Jun 5, 2019 at 3:26 pm | 4 comments | 2316 Views

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Woman's run disrupted by man who abruptly slaps her buttocks

Police are seeking the public's help in locating a man who sexually battered a woman out for a run on the Los Altos-Palo...

Original post made on May. 31, 2019
Last comment by Not Just Trump, on May 31, 2019 at 1:01 pm | 8 comments | 3168 Views

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Guest Opinion: Close extra-time loophole on 'standardized' SAT/ACT tests

With all the news and hand-wringing about the college-applications scandal, residents of Silicon Valley may be scratching...

Original post made on Apr. 5, 2019
Last comment by Mom of Dyslexic, on May 28, 2019 at 9:11 pm | 28 comments | 6964 Views

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William 'Rick' Singer, lead of college admissions scam, had many Palo Alto connections

William Singer, the Newport Beach, California man at the head of an elaborate fraud to get students of wealthy families into...

Original post made on Mar. 13, 2019
Last comment by complete fraud, on May 26, 2019 at 11:19 pm | 55 comments | 34261 Views

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Police looking for man who stabbed East Palo Alto resident

East Palo Alto police are looking for a man who stabbed a 26-year-old male on the 400 block of East O'Keefe Street early...

Original post made on May. 26, 2019
Last comment by M&M , on May 26, 2019 at 8:03 pm | 5 comments | 2682 Views

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Report: Santa Clara County sees big surge in homeless population

New data released by Santa Clara County shows that homelessness is a rapidly growing problem, with thousands of additional...

Original post made on May. 16, 2019
Last comment by Bananas & Not Oil Drive The Economy, on May 26, 2019 at 6:31 pm | 80 comments | 5328 Views

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Food allergy clinics a test of faith for desperate families

New clinics are opening and offering food-allergy treatment to desperate families, but some researchers say it's too soon...

Original post made on May. 22, 2019
Last comment by Peanut ID Bracelet?, on May 26, 2019 at 3:57 pm | 12 comments | 2504 Views

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Menlo Park woman who paid $15K in college admissions scam pleads guilty

Menlo Park resident Marjorie Klapper pleaded guilty Friday in the national college admissions scam, becoming the fourth parent...

Original post made on May. 25, 2019
Last comment by Motivated By Money, on May 26, 2019 at 12:08 pm | 2 comments | 5241 Views

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World-famous architect Frank Gehry helps East Palo Alto students imagine future cities

Architect Frank Gehry brought the same concepts he has used with teams to design renowned buildings, including the Walt Disney...

Original post made on May. 22, 2019
Last comment by Former Palo Altan, on May 24, 2019 at 9:40 pm | 4 comments | 3750 Views

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With artificial intelligence looming, debate over 'basic income' heats up

Proponents say universal basic income could help people pay off debts and obtain job-skills training, among other goals,...

Original post made on May. 17, 2019
Last comment by Clinton Foundation = A Cash Cow For Chelsea, on May 24, 2019 at 7:56 pm | 32 comments | 11709 Views

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East Palo Alto celebrates grand opening of U.S. Highway 101 overpass

A new walkway connecting East Palo Alto neighborhoods on the east and west of U.S. Highway 101 debuted on Saturday. Construction...

Original post made on May. 19, 2019
Last comment by Tessa, on May 22, 2019 at 9:57 am | 21 comments | 13868 Views

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Webcast: RV parking program takes off

Alicia Garcia of the nonprofit Project WeHope talks about East Palo Alto's pioneering new Safe Lot program, which is giving...

Original post made on May. 17, 2019
Last comment by RV Dweller, on May 21, 2019 at 8:05 pm | 14 comments | 4639 Views

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First-of-its-kind program for people living in RVs debuts in East Palo Alto

After more than a year of planning, a new city-approved $300,000 RV Safe Parking program launched in East Palo Alto, which...

Original post made on May. 4, 2019
Last comment by Bon Jovi - Palo Alto Style, on May 20, 2019 at 6:07 pm | 59 comments | 17685 Views

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Local photographer illuminates the many faces of immigration

Menlo Park resident Mark Tuschman has earned accolades for his international photography. Now, he has turned his photographic...

Original post made on May. 16, 2019
Last comment by eyeswideopen, on May 16, 2019 at 9:02 pm | 1 comment | 1724 Views

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With new plan, Caltrain prepares for ridership surge

Facing persistent funding challenges, a growing ridership base and a patchwork of plans from Peninsula cities for redesigning...

Original post made on May. 3, 2019
Last comment by Maurice, on May 14, 2019 at 7:39 am | 67 comments | 14441 Views

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Bills to encourage housing density near transit advance in Senate

Two state bills that would allow more housing density in transit corridors cleared their first legislative hurdles this week,...

Original post made on Apr. 5, 2019
Last comment by Annette, on May 13, 2019 at 2:53 pm | 37 comments | 6218 Views
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