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Palo Alto Baylands project aims to prepare area for sea level rise

Seeking to regulate water flow at creeks and bolster protection from sea level rise, Valley Water is setting the stage for...

Original post made on Jul. 13, 2021
Last comment by Art Liberman, on Jul 13, 2021 at 9:44 pm | 3 comments | 7730 Views

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Federal complaint by Jewish employees alleges antisemitism at Stanford racial-sensitivity program

Two Jewish employees at Stanford University have filed a complaint against the university for allegedly allowing persistent...

Original post made on Jun. 16, 2021
Last comment by Raul Mendoza, on Jul 8, 2021 at 7:43 am | 64 comments | 11646 Views

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As outdoor entertainment ramps up this summer, indoors venues slower to reopen

Two weeks after the state's official reopening, large event venues along the Midpeninsula are taking their time coming back...

Original post made on Jul. 3, 2021
Last comment by William Hitchens, on Jul 6, 2021 at 10:57 am | 2 comments | 8057 Views

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Steady pitching, clutch hitting lead to Alpine's tournament victory

Amit Garg delivered a pinch hit double with the bases loaded in the fourth inning, snapping a scoreless tie and helping the...

Original post made on Jul. 6, 2021
There are no comments yet. 3414 Views

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Kombucha with a bite: Paly grad's startup Jiant taps into craze with alcoholic brews

True to his Palo Alto roots, Aaron Telch says that Jiant, the beverage company he co-founded, has "a garage story, except...

Original post made on Jul. 6, 2021
There are no comments yet. 8344 Views

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Two friends from Stanford build a business around selling dusty adventure gear

The friendship of two Stanford University undergraduates and future business co-founders started off with a series of outdoor...

Original post made on Jul. 6, 2021
There are no comments yet. 10964 Views

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After a limited summer reopening, Foothill College vows to bring back most in-person classes for the fall

California made a push this year to have its more than 100 community colleges fully reopen last month. But local schools...

Original post made on Jul. 3, 2021
Last comment by William Hitchens, on Jul 5, 2021 at 5:01 pm | 1 comment | 5442 Views

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Everyday life becomes history in new mural celebrating Los Altos

A portal to many different eras in local history has appeared in downtown Los Altos -- one that looks almost as if anyone...

Original post made on Jun. 23, 2021
Last comment by Cyclist, on Jul 4, 2021 at 1:18 pm | 2 comments | 4370 Views

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Gov. Gavin Newsom visits Mountain View, touts interim housing as a key to solving homelessness crisis

Gov. Gavin Newsom on Friday praised Mountain View and the nonprofit LifeMoves for transforming an industrial site into an...

Original post made on Jun. 26, 2021
Last comment by Ted Bates, on Jul 4, 2021 at 11:51 am | 38 comments | 10410 Views

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Alpine all-stars gain an advantage in District 52 tournament

In a battle of unbeatens between all-star teams from neighboring leagues, Alpine came out on top of Menlo-Atherton, 2-1,...

Original post made on Jul. 4, 2021
There are no comments yet. 3932 Views

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Paly grad and NFL star Davante Adams visits East Palo Alto to promote fitness

Davante Adams, now a superstar NFL receiver with the Green Bay Packers, grew up in East Palo Alto and starred at Palo Alto...

Original post made on Jun. 30, 2021
Last comment by John B. Sails, on Jul 4, 2021 at 6:45 am | 2 comments | 5426 Views

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For July Fourth weekend, students adorn trees and hope to inspire unity

Festooned in red, white and blue, two well-known street trees at the intersection of Lowell Avenue and Bryant Street in Palo...

Original post made on Jul. 3, 2021
There are no comments yet. 4853 Views

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Celebrating this Fourth of July with events throughout the Peninsula

Many of the traditional local events, like the chili cook-off, junior rodeo and fireworks displays, aren't being held this...

Original post made on Jul. 3, 2021
There are no comments yet. 4770 Views

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What's closed, open July 4-5 in Palo Alto

With the Fourth of July once again falling on a weekend, locals may not notice a difference in city or regional transit services,...

Original post made on Jul. 3, 2021
There are no comments yet. 5369 Views

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Bored chefs + hungry kids = a new innovative meal program by Facebook

A pandemic-born program where Facebook's campus chefs feed families in the Ravenswood school district, which serves residents...

Original post made on Jul. 3, 2021
There are no comments yet. 5281 Views

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This Alpine all-star baseball team is heating up the scoreboard

Brandan Sweeney and Anders Cahill each had three hits in helping the Alpine 9-10 Little All-Stars beat San Mateo American...

Original post made on Jun. 30, 2021
There are no comments yet. 3917 Views

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Following a frantic year, Pets In Need gradually reopens to Palo Alto's animal lovers

After transforming itself from a full-fledged animal shelter to a network that links would-be pet owners with their new companions,...

Original post made on Jun. 16, 2021
Last comment by Optimist Pessimist Realist , on Jun 29, 2021 at 1:52 pm | 3 comments | 6215 Views

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Alpine 11-12 all-stars grab the lead early in a District 52 tournament victory

Hudson Watten was one of four players with two hits and he pitched the final inning in helping Alpine beat San Mateo American...

Original post made on Jun. 29, 2021
There are no comments yet. 3615 Views

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Home runs help Menlo-Atherton, Alpine all-stars advance

Menlo-Atherton jumped out in the lead Saturday and never relinquished its control of the game in a 5-2 win over Palo Alto...

Original post made on Jun. 28, 2021
There are no comments yet. 3780 Views

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Little League 11-12 all-star rosters are announced

The following individuals have been recognized as District 52 Majors (ages 11-12) all-stars and will participate in the all-star...

Original post made on Jun. 26, 2021
There are no comments yet. 2779 Views
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