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Federal funds brighten Palo Alto's bleak budget outlook

After a year of budget cuts, service reductions and staff layoffs, Palo Alto is preparing to get $12 million from the U.S....

Original post made on Mar. 25, 2021
Last comment by mario pagliardi, on Apr 1, 2021 at 10:11 am | 10 comments | 6523 Views

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Menlo off to a quick start in PAL Ocean Division football victory

Sergio Beltran threw four touchdown passes and rushed for two others in helping Menlo School beat Aragon in a Peninsula Athletic...

Original post made on Mar. 31, 2021
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Prep report: Menlo tops WBAL rival SH Prep in girls' volleyball

Junior setter Hanna Hoffman recorded a double-double with 24 assists and 11 digs to go with a pair of assists as Menlo topped...

Original post made on Mar. 31, 2021
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Twin Gunns come out blazing in SCVAL soccer action

Gunn recovered from a two-goal deficit to beat host Los Altos, 4-3, Tuesday in a Santa Clara Valley Athletic League De Anza...

Original post made on Mar. 31, 2021
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Around Town: Boys & Girls Clubs of the Peninsula marks one year of feeding the community

In the latest Around Town column, a report on the Boys & Girls Clubs of the Peninsula's meal distribution efforts, background...

Original post made on Mar. 28, 2021
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Around Town: Families living in RVs find holiday cheer through nonprofit's help

In the latest Around Town, news about a nonprofit's effort to make spirits bright this holiday season for families living...

Original post made on Dec. 27, 2020
Last comment by Resident 1-Adobe Meadows, on Mar 27, 2021 at 8:56 am | 74 comments | 7433 Views

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Council not sold on medical offices at Town & Country Village

With the retail scene at Town & Country Village feeling the pain during the COVID-19 pandemic, the shopping center's owners...

Original post made on Mar. 22, 2021
Last comment by The Real Slim K, on Mar 26, 2021 at 6:21 am | 15 comments | 6472 Views

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'Color therapy': Pace Gallery presents Arlene Shechet's pandemic-inspired sculptures

"Together: Pacific Time" is a debut show of 12 works created specifically for Pace Gallery in Palo Alto, and is on view until...

Original post made on Mar. 25, 2021
Last comment by Rabbi Feldman, on Mar 25, 2021 at 11:37 am | 2 comments | 3275 Views

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As schools reopen, some offer on-campus vaccination sites

The Palo Alto school district and a Palo Alto nonpublic school for students with disabilities are hosting on-site vaccine...

Original post made on Mar. 19, 2021
Last comment by Curious , on Mar 19, 2021 at 7:46 pm | 5 comments | 7699 Views

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Data reveals how the COVID-19 pandemic fueled Silicon Valley's economic divide

To show how the pandemic has accelerated the region's economic divide over the past year, we've woven together data that...

Original post made on Mar. 19, 2021
Last comment by Native to the BAY, on Mar 19, 2021 at 4:40 pm | 2 comments | 5442 Views

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Professional singer delivers the healing gift of music through sidewalk serenades

Nearly every weekend since May, Nova Jimenez has been performing for essential workers and isolated seniors in the Bay Area,...

Original post made on Mar. 18, 2021
Last comment by revdreileen, on Mar 18, 2021 at 6:21 pm | 1 comment | 6101 Views

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Video shows Palo Alto police dog attack Mountain View resident

Palo Alto police released a video Tuesday showing a June 2020 mauling of a Mountain View resident by one of the agency's...

Original post made on Mar. 16, 2021
Last comment by Becky Lawrence, on Mar 18, 2021 at 10:01 am | 32 comments | 10892 Views

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Around Town: Collection of Antonio's Nut House items set for auction

In the latest Around Town column, news about an upcoming auction of items that once filled Antonio's Nut House and residents...

Original post made on Mar. 13, 2021
Last comment by Alexa, on Mar 15, 2021 at 5:40 pm | 8 comments | 13472 Views

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Menlo boys, Priory girls chase down XC victories

The tandem of senior Kamran Murray and sophomore Justin Pretre finished first and second to help the Menlo School boys’...

Original post made on Mar. 15, 2021
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Menlo girls open tennis season with a win at Monta Vista

The reigning NorCal champion Menlo School girls tennis team opened its season with a 4-0 victory over Monta Vista on Tuesday....

Original post made on Mar. 15, 2021
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Menlo girls dust themselves off and start all over again

The Menlo School girls tennis team began a new league dual match winning streak Friday with a 7-0 victory over Crystal Springs...

Original post made on Mar. 15, 2021
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Menlo boys, SH Prep girls water polo earn nonleague road wins

Menlo School turned to its defense to rally past host Bellarmine in a nonleague boys water polo team. The Sacred Heart Prep...

Original post made on Mar. 15, 2021
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Gamble Garden Second Saturday event celebrates an early bloomer

For its March Second Saturday program, Gamble Garden is celebrating a hardy hero of the winter garden, welcoming families...

Original post made on Mar. 11, 2021
Last comment by AllenPod , on Mar 11, 2021 at 9:01 pm | 1 comment | 2031 Views

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TheatreWorks offers another virtual presentation of 'Pandora'

Playwright Laurel Ollstein's "Pandora," a feminist spin on "Pandora's box" -- is streaming online as a virtual reading. Read...

Original post made on Mar. 11, 2021
Last comment by Manuela, on Mar 11, 2021 at 7:06 pm | 1 comment | 1339 Views

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Palo Alto tweaks retail rules as vacancies rise

Confronted with a struggling retail climate, the City Council voted Monday to adjust some of its retail rules and allow gyms...

Original post made on Mar. 10, 2021
Last comment by Rose, on Mar 11, 2021 at 2:53 pm | 6 comments | 9157 Views
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