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Santa Clara County extends vaccination sites' hours in race toward herd immunity

Santa Clara County health officials are extending hours at their COVID-19 vaccination sites and planning to roll out a major...

Original post made on May. 2, 2021
Last comment by Me, on May 5, 2021 at 12:17 am | 3 comments | 4184 Views


Esquer powers Palo Alto past Serra in nonleague baseball game

Xavier Esquer hit two home runs and drove in four runs in the first inning, leading Palo Alto past visiting Serra, 10-5,...

Original post made on Apr. 28, 2021
There are no comments yet. 2853 Views


COVID-19 vaccination events this weekend target vulnerable communities

Seeking to improve access to COVID-19 vaccines among hardest-hit populations, Palo Alto's University AME Zion Church and...

Original post made on Apr. 24, 2021
There are no comments yet. 3864 Views


Stanford University prepares to host in-person commencement in June

After a COVID-19-induced hiatus, Stanford University will hold in-person commencement ceremonies in June, university President...

Original post made on Apr. 24, 2021
There are no comments yet. 2697 Views


Local agencies are preparing for another big wildfire year

With the drought in full swing this year, Cal Fire and other agencies are warning that fires are already becoming a threat. Read...

Original post made on Apr. 16, 2021
Last comment by Pat Markevitch, on Apr 18, 2021 at 9:52 pm | 4 comments | 3755 Views


Snapshots of retirement: New book looks at how baby boomers are changing the formula

With greater affluence than their parents' generation, boomers are reinventing retirement with more activity, more passion...

Original post made on Apr. 8, 2021
Last comment by Geri Spieler, on Apr 8, 2021 at 5:06 pm | 1 comment | 1372 Views


Prep report: Palo Alto boys set a virtual school swimming record

The Palo Alto High 200 free relay team of Ethan Harrington, James Fetter, Eric Gabbassof and Harrison Williams set a school...

Original post made on Mar. 31, 2021
There are no comments yet. 3926 Views


Desk spacing arguments rage as big school districts plan April reopening

While most of California's largest school districts plan on having in-person instruction in April, there's still widespread...

Original post made on Mar. 23, 2021
Last comment by The Voice of Palo Alto, on Mar 30, 2021 at 11:24 pm | 1 comment | 4347 Views


Longtime East Palo Alto youth nonprofit scrambles to avoid eviction

Youth United for Community Action is racing to preserve its roots in East Palo Alto by raising enough funds to purchase the...

Original post made on Mar. 25, 2021
There are no comments yet. 6922 Views


Despite pandemic, Google announces massive Bay Area expansion plans

COVID-19 and the rise of telecommuting have raised questions about declining demand for office and housing growth and a possible...

Original post made on Mar. 22, 2021
Last comment by Resident 1-Adobe Meadows, on Mar 24, 2021 at 7:51 am | 6 comments | 11025 Views


Landlords, tenants can now apply to cover unpaid rent from past year

California's COVID-19 rent relief application portal went live on March 15, which will help eligible landlords and tenants...

Original post made on Mar. 22, 2021
Last comment by Sara A, on Mar 22, 2021 at 1:45 pm | 1 comment | 9560 Views


Physician-novelist Daniel Mason's latest book celebrates human endurance

Palo Alto native Daniel Mason's latest book, a collection of nine short stories, many based on real people, probe the connections...

Original post made on Feb. 22, 2021
There are no comments yet. 3639 Views


Nearly half of Santa Clara County residents 65 and up have been vaccinated

The COVID-19 vaccine rollout has been difficult and is taking longer than expected, but Santa Clara County officials say...

Original post made on Feb. 16, 2021
Last comment by Online Name, on Feb 19, 2021 at 11:45 am | 5 comments | 7331 Views


College Terrace Centre sold to new investor

College Terrace Centre, home to the new grocer that opened Tuesday, Real Produce International Market, was sold to an unnamed...

Original post made on Jan. 2, 2021
Last comment by [email protected], on Jan 8, 2021 at 10:24 am | 11 comments | 8205 Views


Palo Alto directs funds to mobile clinic for COVID-19 vaccines, medical services

Seeking to boost the city's ability to offer COVID-19 vaccines and provide health care to low-income residents, the City...

Original post made on Dec. 29, 2020
Last comment by [email protected], on Dec 29, 2020 at 8:12 pm | 1 comment | 6763 Views


Here's how the Christmas, New Year's Day holidays will affect local, regional services

From garbage collection operations to transit schedules, here's what changes Palo Alto residents can expect to local services...

Original post made on Dec. 25, 2020
There are no comments yet. 3933 Views


Former mayor pens humor book from alien perspective

Mickie Winkler, a former Menlo Park City Council member and mayor, has released a humor book containing local anecdotes and...

Original post made on Dec. 3, 2020
Last comment by pearl, on Dec 3, 2020 at 8:50 pm | 1 comment | 2270 Views


Mothers Against Murder offers $5,000 reward for information in East Palo Alto homicide

A nonprofit organization is offering a $5,000 reward for information leading to the arrest and conviction of whoever killed...

Original post made on Nov. 18, 2020
There are no comments yet. 8400 Views


Police to talk crime trends and preventive measures at virtual community meeting

The Office of Emergency Services will host a virtual town hall Tuesday to discuss city crime trends, preventive measures...

Original post made on Nov. 17, 2020
There are no comments yet. 4637 Views


King tide season arrives at the Palo Alto Baylands

King tides that rolled in midmorning on Sunday and are continuing Monday could bring minor flooding to low-lying areas along...

Original post made on Nov. 17, 2020
There are no comments yet. 5630 Views
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