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MOVIES

Honors list: All-West Bay Athletic League soccer teams

Sacred Heart Prep's Liam Johnson and Kevin Box were honored by the West Bay Athletic League as Players of the Year in boys...

Original post made on May. 4, 2020
There are no comments yet. 2946 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

They trained for an emergency — but didn't expect this one

Throughout Palo Alto, neighborhood preparedness coordinators have been fanning out, working the phones and checking in on...

Original post made on May. 1, 2020
Last comment by Jane K., on May 4, 2020 at 1:31 am | 6 comments | 4020 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

Los Angeles study backs Stanford researchers' conclusion about high prevalence of COVID-19

Days after Stanford University researchers suggested that COVID-19 cases in Santa Clara County are far more prevalent --...

Original post made on Apr. 21, 2020
Last comment by rld, on May 3, 2020 at 10:14 pm | 58 comments | 78466 Views

ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

Bay Area extends — and loosens — stay-at-home orders

The Bay Area's stay-at-home orders will stretch on until at least the end of May, though construction workers, gardeners...

Original post made on Apr. 29, 2020
Last comment by Your Numbers Don't Count, on May 3, 2020 at 9:36 pm | 83 comments | 28114 Views

ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

Guest Opinion: Leadership in the time of COVID-19

As a history teacher, I frequently consult our past to be inspired by those who led in times of crisis and moved society...

Original post made on Apr. 24, 2020
Last comment by Jayme, on May 3, 2020 at 8:25 pm | 41 comments | 5319 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

Residential Parking in Palo Alto

Street parking is a continual problem in Palo Alto. Zoning code requires TWO parking spaces per dwelling in R1 zone....

Original post made by AnnaR on Apr. 29, 2020
Last comment by Resident 1-Adobe Meadows, on May 2, 2020 at 12:57 pm | 12 comments | 778 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

Real Estate Matters: Coronavirus crisis reshapes spring real estate market

As with so many other sectors of the economy, the Midpeninsula's real estate market has been upended by the state's stay-at-home...

Original post made on Apr. 8, 2020
Last comment by Zhao, on May 2, 2020 at 9:03 am | 4 comments | 4015 Views

ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

Santa Clara County courts poised to wipe out 11,500 marijuana convictions

Over 11,500 marijuana convictions in the county will be reduced or expunged on Wednesday as part of a mass-scale effort to...

Original post made on Apr. 27, 2020
Last comment by COVID-Kid, on May 1, 2020 at 8:52 pm | 2 comments | 3965 Views

ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

Weeks into the pandemic, county public health officials say testing for COVID-19 still falls short

County public health officials say too few people are being tested for the coronavirus, and that it falls on private labs...

Original post made on Apr. 6, 2020
Last comment by Rony, on May 1, 2020 at 2:06 pm | 6 comments | 3911 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

Santa Clara County seeks a roadmap for recovery as COVID-19 cases level off

The Santa Clara County Board of Supervisors voted Tuesday to create a comprehensive recovery plan laying out exactly how...

Original post made on Apr. 22, 2020
Last comment by Resident, on Apr 30, 2020 at 6:46 pm | 34 comments | 14008 Views

ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

Remdesivir drug trials show patients recovering from COVID-19

Patients are recovering from COVID-19 when they are given the experimental drug remdesivir, according to two studies by Gilead...

Original post made on Apr. 30, 2020
Last comment by pearl, on Apr 30, 2020 at 1:54 pm | 1 comment | 4182 Views

AROUND TOWN

Annual Palo Alto May Day Celebration 2020 Cancelled/Celebrate Virtually

Berkeley Morris May Day Celebration 6 am PDT(You Tube live) (The annual Palo Alto Baylands May Day celebration with Deer...

Original post made by Kitchen Sink Molly on Apr. 30, 2020
There are no comments yet. 870 Views

AROUND TOWN

Local domestic violence experts say pandemic creates conditions ripe for abuse

The shelter-in-place order has left people in abusive relationships with an intimate partner in a terrifying situation, local...

Original post made on Apr. 22, 2020
Last comment by Resident, on Apr 29, 2020 at 10:23 pm | 8 comments | 4017 Views

ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

Coronavirus weekend update: Nursing homes in Santa Clara and San Mateo County with COVID-19 cases identified

The California Department of Public Health released new county-based data on COVID-19 cases within skilled nursing facilities. Read...

Original post made on Apr. 19, 2020
Last comment by roger weiner, on Apr 29, 2020 at 8:34 pm | 9 comments | 12081 Views

AROUND TOWN

Ordered home delivery? A robot could be coming to your front door

Delivery robots might become the new norm during the COVID-19 pandemic. One Mountain View startup is set to deploy its driverless...

Original post made on Apr. 29, 2020
Last comment by Resident, on Apr 29, 2020 at 7:01 pm | 1 comment | 5677 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

Stanford, UCSF join forces on two major studies to track COVID-19 spread

Seeking to answer critical questions about the spread of COVID-19, Stanford University and UC San Francisco are teaming up...

Original post made on Apr. 29, 2020
Last comment by Swooning for Swedes, on Apr 29, 2020 at 7:00 pm | 10 comments | 4236 Views

RESTAURANTS

Our guide to local restaurants selling groceries, meal kits and more

Many local restaurants have transformed themselves into pseudo-grocery stores, selling eggs, milk, fresh produce, household...

Original post made on Apr. 28, 2020
Last comment by stephen levy, on Apr 29, 2020 at 12:51 pm | 6 comments | 7237 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

Auditors face toughest review — their own

Palo Alto City Council's recent move to outsource the city auditor position, which was created by the voters in 1983, is...

Original post made on Feb. 28, 2020
Last comment by Anon, on Apr 29, 2020 at 8:50 am | 14 comments | 4733 Views

AROUND TOWN

Stanford Health Care to cut workers' wages by 20%

Employees of Stanford Health Care, including doctors and nurses who are caring for COVID-19 patients, will have their pay...

Original post made on Apr. 24, 2020
Last comment by Nursing Assistant, on Apr 28, 2020 at 6:29 pm | 88 comments | 111825 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Midpeninsula students aid community in quests for food donations, face masks

While school is online and many extracurriculars are canceled, some Midpeninsula students are reporting they have more time...

Original post made on Apr. 28, 2020
Last comment by Gunn Parent, on Apr 28, 2020 at 5:47 pm | 2 comments | 4179 Views
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