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<B><B>WHEELING AND DEALING ... </B> A proposal to tear down the building that once housed <B>Ming's Restaurant</B> and to...

Original post made on Mar. 29, 2019
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ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

Editorial: The audacity of privilege

Sadly, the most frequently heard reaction among local residents last week to the news that 33 parents across the nation,...

Original post made on Mar. 22, 2019
Last comment by pearl, on Mar 29, 2019 at 7:02 am | 39 comments | 12525 Views

RESTAURANTS

Shop Talk: Farewell to Milk Pail; hello Curry Pizza

In this week's Shop Talk column, read about the departure of a longtime Mountain View market, a forthcoming downtown Palo...

Original post made on Mar. 22, 2019
Last comment by Hunter, on Mar 28, 2019 at 11:37 pm | 29 comments | 9650 Views

AROUND TOWN

Guest Opinion: SB 50 undermines single-family neighborhoods and diversity

Rather than reap the benefits of locally driven solutions, SB 50 pulls the rug from under them with radical, one-size-fits-all...

Original post made on Mar. 15, 2019
Last comment by Oh Really?, on Mar 28, 2019 at 12:29 pm | 153 comments | 29309 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

IRS scams strike again in Palo Alto

Each year as the tax deadline looms, scammers dupe unwary residents by claiming to be Internal Revenue Service agents demanding...

Original post made on Mar. 26, 2019
Last comment by Mark Weiss, on Mar 28, 2019 at 12:24 pm | 2 comments | 4460 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

Community Notebook: Palo Alto invites public to weigh in on rail redesign

Palo Alto residents will have a chance to give input Wednesday night on one of the most ambitious projects in the city's...

Original post made on Mar. 27, 2019
Last comment by TBM, on Mar 28, 2019 at 4:24 am | 16 comments | 3765 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Ousted superintendent violated harassment policy in comments about employees with children

An external investigation found that Gloria Hernandez-Goff, the ousted superintendent of the Ravenswood City School District,...

Original post made on Mar. 25, 2019
Last comment by Gina Lied, on Mar 27, 2019 at 8:11 pm | 14 comments | 8409 Views

RESTAURANTS

Stay for the dumplings

A tiny hole-in-the-wall restaurant three doors down from El Camino Real on Broadway Street in Redwood City, i Dumpling serves...

Original post made on Mar. 21, 2019
Last comment by calling it out, on Mar 27, 2019 at 7:39 pm | 4 comments | 5709 Views

SPORTS

M-A football coach Ravipati announces he's stepping down

Menlo-Atherton football coach Adhir Ravipati announced Thursday he will be stepping down to focus on the next chapter in...

Original post made on Mar. 27, 2019
Last comment by Vince, on Mar 27, 2019 at 5:11 pm | 1 comment | 4536 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

What's with the brown water from the faucet?

Anyone else have this issue?...

Original post made by Huh? on Mar. 25, 2019
Last comment by Poolside In Paradise, on Mar 27, 2019 at 1:38 pm | 6 comments | 919 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Judge urges school district, parents to resolve sexual-harassment case

A judge said Friday that she needed more time to consider a female Gunn High School student's petition to ban from the school's...

Original post made on Mar. 22, 2019
Last comment by Life is A Stage, on Mar 27, 2019 at 12:56 pm | 21 comments | 4901 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

School district to address misreported graduation requirements

The Palo Alto school district is taking a closer look at how some students have been wrongly classified as not meeting the...

Original post made on Mar. 26, 2019
Last comment by me too, on Mar 27, 2019 at 12:30 pm | 18 comments | 7392 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

Possible measles exposure hits Palo Alto area

People who visited at least six locations in the Palo Alto area may have been exposed to measles, the Santa Clara County...

Original post made on Mar. 26, 2019
Last comment by Mama, on Mar 27, 2019 at 10:56 am | 9 comments | 9251 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

Palo Alto approaches key decision on grade separation

Faced with a series of expensive, complex and, in some cases, deeply unpopular options for redesigning four local rail crossings,...

Original post made on Mar. 14, 2019
Last comment by Anon, on Mar 27, 2019 at 10:03 am | 35 comments | 10313 Views

SPORTS

Menlo volleyball coach Paglialunga to coach in Italy

Menlo School girls volleyball coach Marco Paglialunga is leaving the school to coach Italy at the World University Games...

Original post made on Mar. 27, 2019
Last comment by LocalFan, on Mar 27, 2019 at 9:40 am | 1 comment | 3345 Views

SPORTS

Stanford women beat BYU, advance to NCAA Sweet 16

Stanford, led by senior Alanna Smith, went on a 16-0 in the third quarter en route to a 72-63 victory over BYU in the second...

Original post made on Mar. 27, 2019
Last comment by Win, on Mar 27, 2019 at 1:55 am | 1 comment | 2572 Views

ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

Milk Pail Market, a Mountain View institution for 45 years, to close

After 45 years in Mountain View, the popular Milk Pail Market will be closing its doors permanently. Read the full story...

Original post made on Mar. 19, 2019
Last comment by Dog mom, on Mar 26, 2019 at 9:00 pm | 39 comments | 21983 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

In response to college-admissions scandal, Stanford to probe policies, current athletic recruits

In the wake of a nationwide college-admissions bribery scheme that implicated its head sailing coach and a current student,...

Original post made on Mar. 22, 2019
Last comment by Parent Who Resisted, on Mar 26, 2019 at 5:53 pm | 9 comments | 9092 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

Congestion pricing in Palo Alto?

Manhattan is a bit easier to think about. After all, it is an island, and, there are only a few ways for cars to get in....

Original post made by Anon on Mar. 26, 2019
There are no comments yet. 682 Views

ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

CA Quietly Upped Costs to Patients With Flawed Law - What Can I Do ?

I used to use patient discount cards to be able to afford my blood pressure medication. I am not opposed to generics, and...

Original post made by Local on Mar. 17, 2019
Last comment by back yard, on Mar 26, 2019 at 10:20 am | 26 comments | 1603 Views
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