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Around Town: Locals rally against border crisis; East Palo Alto chef named 'Best Baker in America'

In the latest Around Town, locals against the alleged mistreatment of immigrants at the U.S. border make their voices heard,...

Original post made on Jun. 30, 2019
Last comment by Toul, on Jul 4, 2019 at 10:36 am | 30 comments | 4625 Views

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Two Peninsula nonprofits merge in an effort to effectively serve individuals with disabilities

Palo Alto-based Abilities United and Gatepath in Redwood City, two nonprofits serving people with disabilities, have finalized...

Original post made on Jul. 2, 2019
Last comment by Anon, on Jul 4, 2019 at 10:07 am | 2 comments | 2333 Views

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Launched in a garage, Palo Alto 'Late Show' hits 50th performance

It's a classic Palo Alto story: A group of like-minded friends start something incredible in their home garage. That's exactly...

Original post made on Jun. 28, 2019
Last comment by Mark Weiss, on Jul 1, 2019 at 10:46 am | 1 comment | 3155 Views

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Police investigating incident at Palo Alto mobile home park, where man was found mortally injured

A resident of Buena Vista Mobile Home Park in Palo Alto was found mortally wounded on Monday evening, prompting police to...

Original post made on Jun. 25, 2019
Last comment by Palo 94306, on Jun 27, 2019 at 4:52 pm | 10 comments | 5298 Views

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Palo Alto Chamber hires nonprofit veteran as new CEO

Charlie Weidanz, who has helped lead Abilities United and various other Peninsula nonprofits over the past three decades,...

Original post made on Jun. 27, 2019
Last comment by Bob Wenzlau, on Jun 27, 2019 at 11:46 am | 2 comments | 2535 Views

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Jones Mortuary could be uprooted for office building

East Palo Alto's only funeral home, Jones Mortuary, could be razed and replaced by a multistory office building, according...

Original post made on Jun. 24, 2019
Last comment by I love it, on Jun 27, 2019 at 9:35 am | 14 comments | 4525 Views

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Summertime and the livin' is jazzy

With Friday, June 21, marking the first official day of summer, the days are long and the local live jazz offerings particularly...

Original post made on Jun. 19, 2019
Last comment by Mark Weiss, on Jun 27, 2019 at 6:15 am | 2 comments | 2616 Views

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A three-peat for Gunn Control Ultimate Frisbee team

No one can doubt the Gunn Control Ultimate Frisbee team, based out of Gunn High. Despite finishing lower in the league standings,...

Original post made on Jun. 13, 2019
Last comment by AliMcGali, on Jun 25, 2019 at 4:59 pm | 2 comments | 1614 Views

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Around Town: Shifting gears; clinching basketball's highest honor

In the latest Around Town column, a proposed car dealership without the Architectural Review Board's recommendation is coming...

Original post made on Jun. 23, 2019
Last comment by Curmudgeon, on Jun 25, 2019 at 4:16 pm | 8 comments | 2121 Views

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After 81 years, Palo Alto Host Lions Club shuts down

The Palo Alto Host Lions Club, one of the Bay Area's oldest service organizations known for the popular car show Concours...

Original post made on Jun. 21, 2019
Last comment by thanks, Stanford!, on Jun 22, 2019 at 2:33 pm | 4 comments | 4334 Views

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'The Cubberley Project' celebrates community voices

"The Cubberley Project," a temporary audio-visual installation by the Cubberley Artist Studio Program's Martha Sakellariou...

Original post made on Jun. 13, 2019
Last comment by Jon Keeling, on Jun 18, 2019 at 4:30 pm | 5 comments | 2231 Views

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Palo Alto World Music Day returns June 16

Returning for its 11th year, Palo Alto World Music Day will take place on Sunday, June 16, 3-7:30 p.m. at outdoor locations...

Original post made on Jun. 15, 2019
Last comment by change the date!!!, on Jun 18, 2019 at 9:23 am | 6 comments | 2280 Views

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Tim Cook to Stanford grads: 'It's our humanity that got us into this mess and it's our humanity that's going to have to get us out'

Stanford University's 128th commencement ceremony on Sunday touched on timely themes of data privacy, humanity and responsibility...

Original post made on Jun. 16, 2019
Last comment by Kenny, on Jun 18, 2019 at 9:10 am | 8 comments | 4372 Views

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Community Notebook: Palo Alto marks Pride Month with events celebrating LGBTQ community

In celebration of Pride Month, several community groups have organized their own Pride-themed events in Palo Alto, including...

Original post made on Jun. 17, 2019
Last comment by Meg Portle, on Jun 17, 2019 at 11:50 am | 1 comment | 2641 Views

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Stanford graduate-to-be, 70, hopes doctorate degree will inspire his peers

For Alan Zorn, who at 70 is the oldest person in his class, graduating with a doctorate in aeronautics and astronautics from...

Original post made on Jun. 15, 2019
Last comment by Island Girl, on Jun 16, 2019 at 4:48 pm | 3 comments | 7868 Views

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Better barbecue

Quality barbecue is notoriously hard to find in the Bay Area. John Capelo is working to change that, one slow-smoked piece...

Original post made on Jun. 13, 2019
Last comment by East Bay Too Far To Drive, on Jun 15, 2019 at 10:14 am | 3 comments | 3039 Views

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TheatreWorks' 'Archduke' satirizes the assassination that set off World War I

Rajiv Joseph's dark comedy about Archduke Franz Ferdinand's assassin, 19-year-old Bosnian Serb Gavrilo Princip, draw parallels...

Original post made on Jun. 12, 2019
Last comment by Annette, on Jun 13, 2019 at 9:02 pm | 6 comments | 2103 Views

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Community Notebook: Palo Alto Community Fund awards a record $457K on its 40th anniversary

The Palo Alto Community Fund, which awards grants to local community groups in and around Palo Alto, raised a record $457,000...

Original post made on Jun. 13, 2019
Last comment by W. Reller, on Jun 13, 2019 at 12:02 pm | 1 comment | 2530 Views

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Shop Talk: Maum wins Michelin star, boxing studio to open

In this week's Shop Talk column, read about Palo Alto's newest Michelin-starred restaurant, a new boxing studio and the expansion...

Original post made on Jun. 10, 2019
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Milk Pail Market says 'goodbye' to Mountain View with a party on Saturday

Amid plans to shut down permanently, the popular Milk Pail Market is throwing a farewell party for its loyal customers and...

Original post made on Jun. 6, 2019
Last comment by Vipin , on Jun 10, 2019 at 4:34 am | 3 comments | 2244 Views
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