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Supreme Court blocks 2020 census citizen question, for now

The U.S. Supreme Court on Thursday blocked for now a plan by the administration of President Donald Trump to include...

Original post made on Jun. 28, 2019
Last comment by Novelera, on Jun 28, 2019 at 11:52 am | 1 comment | 1402 Views

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Editorial: As county review proceeds, Stanford should focus on public's desire to see future development impacts contained on the campus

The first test of whether Santa Clara County policymakers are willing to back up the recommendations of its planning staff...

Original post made on Jun. 21, 2019
Last comment by Jimbo, on Jun 28, 2019 at 10:00 am | 17 comments | 4440 Views

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Google pledges $1 billion for rapid new housing growth in Bay Area

As the housing crisis reaches new levels of despair, Google is launching a $1 billion campaign to reverse the trend. The...

Original post made on Jun. 19, 2019
Last comment by Long Time Resident, on Jun 27, 2019 at 9:27 pm | 21 comments | 3520 Views

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Community Notebook: East Palo Alto to hold community meetings on office, mixed-use projects this Thursday

East Palo Alto residents will have the opportunity to hear about two development projects along major thoroughfares in the...

Original post made on Jun. 27, 2019
Last comment by Anon, on Jun 27, 2019 at 11:48 am | 6 comments | 2698 Views

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East Palo Alto to add affordable homes, new transit connections with $20M grant

An East Palo Alto coalition will receive $20 million to add additional affordable housing units at Light Tree Apartments...

Original post made on Jun. 24, 2019
Last comment by Resident, on Jun 24, 2019 at 10:23 am | 1 comment | 5597 Views

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VTA union rejects offer, may go on strike

A transit workers union voted overwhelmingly Wednesday night against a labor contract offer by the Santa Clara Valley Transportation...

Original post made on Jun. 21, 2019
Last comment by common sense, on Jun 23, 2019 at 9:32 pm | 10 comments | 2188 Views

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Lawmaker behind SB 50 makes case for zoning reforms to address state housing crisis

Scott Wiener, whose housing bill has energized housing advocates and galvanized local officials, came to Palo Alto on Friday...

Original post made on Jun. 7, 2019
Last comment by Resident 1-Adobe Meadows, on Jun 23, 2019 at 10:46 am | 105 comments | 6858 Views

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Menlo Park woman using oxygen dies in accidental fire

A woman who was smoking in her Menlo Park home while also using oxygen in a medical cylinder to breathe died Friday night...

Original post made on Jun. 16, 2019
Last comment by So sorry, on Jun 17, 2019 at 4:23 pm | 2 comments | 4016 Views

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Letters to the editor

<B>Stanford could worsen housing crisis Read the full story here https://www.paloaltoonline.com/print/story/2019/06/14/letters-to-the-editor...

Original post made on Jun. 14, 2019
Last comment by Minority Resident, on Jun 16, 2019 at 1:26 pm | 4 comments | 830 Views

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A journey of 9,500 miles. Why recyclables are heading overseas to Asia.

As Palo Alto works to achieve zero waste, there are new environmental obstacles arising from changes in global recycling...

Original post made on Apr. 12, 2019
Last comment by Recycle For Constructive Purposes, on Jun 16, 2019 at 12:57 pm | 23 comments | 8928 Views

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County supervisors reject informing ICE when inmates are released

The Santa Clara County Board of Supervisors voted 5-0 Tuesday to reject changing course and notifying Immigration and Customs...

Original post made on Jun. 5, 2019
Last comment by Resident 1-Adobe Meadows, on Jun 13, 2019 at 11:23 am | 39 comments | 3264 Views

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Peninsula Photo Contest winners capture awe-inspiring moments in a click

For the second consecutive year, the Palo Alto Weekly and Palo Alto Art Center have teamed up to bring exposure to a greater...

Original post made on Jun. 7, 2019
Last comment by Amy, on Jun 12, 2019 at 6:53 pm | 2 comments | 3817 Views

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Bay Area under third straight Spare the Air alert Tuesday

The Bay Area Air Quality Management District has issued a Spare the Air Alert for Tuesday due to high temperatures and light...

Original post made on Jun. 11, 2019
Last comment by Rose, on Jun 11, 2019 at 12:03 pm | 1 comment | 1885 Views

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Long security lines frustrate fans at Shoreline Amphitheatre's kickoff concert

Concertgoers hoping to see the Grateful Dead spinoff band Dead & Company say they missed part of the show and ended up waiting...

Original post made on Jun. 5, 2019
Last comment by paloverdeman, on Jun 9, 2019 at 7:22 pm | 18 comments | 3423 Views

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TheatreWorks to receive Tony Award

TheatreWorks Silicon Valley will receive the Regional Theatre Tony Award for 2019, founder and Artistic Director Robert Kelley...

Original post made on Apr. 29, 2019
Last comment by Colleen M, on Jun 8, 2019 at 6:04 pm | 6 comments | 3584 Views

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Police: East Palo Alto kidnapping, sexual assault from November without merit

A police investigation into a 17-year-old girl's claims that she was kidnapped and sexually assaulted seven months ago in...

Original post made on Jun. 6, 2019
Last comment by Inconclusive Due To Lack Of Details, on Jun 7, 2019 at 2:09 pm | 2 comments | 2231 Views

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A tango with Alzheimer's

A team of French researchers brought its therapeutic tango program to Rosener House as part of a study on motor function...

Original post made on Jun. 7, 2019
There are no comments yet. 3494 Views

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Army taps Palo Alto soldier to participate in D-Day ceremonies in France

U.S. Army specialist and Gunn High graduate Elliot Alagueuzia will fulfill his dream of representing his dual nationalities...

Original post made on Jun. 5, 2019
Last comment by Anonymous, on Jun 6, 2019 at 10:29 pm | 5 comments | 3267 Views

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Moving forward: New CEO plans for Silicon Valley Community Foundation's 2.0 version

After a workplace bullying and misconduct scandal that rocked the Silicon Valley Community Foundation, its new president...

Original post made on Jun. 5, 2019
Last comment by SVCF Grantee Database tells it all, on Jun 5, 2019 at 3:26 pm | 4 comments | 2375 Views

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Woman's run disrupted by man who abruptly slaps her buttocks

Police are seeking the public's help in locating a man who sexually battered a woman out for a run on the Los Altos-Palo...

Original post made on May. 31, 2019
Last comment by Not Just Trump, on May 31, 2019 at 1:01 pm | 8 comments | 3262 Views
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