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Palo Alto backs away from business tax

In abrupt change of course, Palo Alto officials agreed on Monday night not to move ahead with a business tax to pay for transportation...

Original post made on May. 9, 2017
Last comment by Another Citizen Unhappy With How the TOT is Being Spent, on May 11, 2017 at 11:31 am | 40 comments | 6780 Views


ParkTheater deemed eligible for historic registers


Original post made by winter dellenbach on Sep. 21, 2006
There are no comments yet. 6780 Views


Juana Briones house saved from demolition


Original post made on Jun. 7, 2007
Last comment by opinion, on Aug 31, 2007 at 6:04 am | 30 comments | 6779 Views


Palo Alto Recycling Center to close Feb. 1

Rich Green hauled spools of electrical cable, old VCRs and boxes of paper from the back of his vehicle, carrying them to...

Original post made on Jan. 29, 2012
Last comment by Styrofoam, on Jul 23, 2012 at 8:23 am | 16 comments | 6779 Views


Sweetheart Awards honor community's commitment to special-needs students

Red and pink streamers, clusters of balloons and a large hand-painted banner reading "SWEETHEARTS" adorned the multipurpose...

Original post made on Mar. 6, 2015
Last comment by Walter Underwood, on Mar 6, 2015 at 10:19 pm | 4 comments | 6779 Views


Police arrest two men for Palo Alto burglary


Original post made on Dec. 20, 2007
Last comment by Joanna, on Dec 25, 2007 at 8:20 am | 16 comments | 6779 Views


Four teams wrap up league titles in water polo

Winning league water polo titles has seemingly been routine for the Menlo School and Sacred Heart Prep boys plus the Menlo-Atherton...

Original post made on Oct. 31, 2013
Last comment by Crescent Park Dad, on Nov 2, 2013 at 7:40 pm | 6 comments | 6779 Views


One-cent sales tax for transit could be on 2020 ballot

Bay Area voters may be asked to approve a one-cent sales tax in 2020 that would fund a wide array of transportation projects...

Original post made on Aug. 23, 2019
Last comment by Anon, on Aug 24, 2019 at 2:42 pm | 19 comments | 6779 Views


250 homes to be built along Cal Ave, El Camino

Long-awaited plans to build 250 homes for Stanford University faculty and low-income Palo Alto residents are expected to...

Original post made on Apr. 13, 2013
Last comment by TheKBHomeDan, on Apr 24, 2013 at 6:24 pm | 51 comments | 6779 Views


Two PA men arrested after Terman burglary

Two 21-year-old Palo Alto men believed resposible for several burglaries in recent weeks have been arrested following a burglary...

Original post made on Nov. 14, 2008
Last comment by YouShouldKnow, on Nov 15, 2008 at 10:06 am | 94 comments | 6778 Views


Study: Stanford can triple its density

As Stanford University advances its request to add more than 2 million square feet of academic space to its campus by 2035,...

Original post made on Sep. 5, 2018
Last comment by Macbaldy, on Sep 9, 2018 at 12:17 am | 17 comments | 6778 Views


Hot lunch program to resume downtown service

The senior hot lunch program La Comida is expanding into a temporary, trial location in downtown Palo Alto this year as the...

Original post made on Jan. 4, 2019
Last comment by neighbor, on Jan 9, 2019 at 10:29 am | 5 comments | 6777 Views


Ask a critic...


Original post made by Tyler Hanley on Mar. 10, 2008
Last comment by Tyler Hanley, on Mar 14, 2008 at 10:50 am | 6 comments | 6777 Views


Editorial: With urgency, new schedule takes shape

Few would have predicted three months ago that a diverse group of Gunn High School teachers, students, parents and administrators...

Original post made on May. 15, 2015
Last comment by Future Agenda, on May 16, 2015 at 8:05 pm | 9 comments | 6776 Views


Shop Talk: Family-owned luggage store, Jeffrey boutique close due to coronavirus crisis

In the latest Shop Talk column on local retail, news about a longtime luggage store's decision to shutter, Palo Alto Korean...

Original post made on Jun. 19, 2020
Last comment by Resident who hasn’t gone to Univ since it became an office park, on Jun 19, 2020 at 9:20 am | 1 comment | 6776 Views


County to create host-family program for unaccompanied immigrants

Up to 50 unaccompanied immigrant minors will be housed in Santa Clara County, the Board of Supervisors decided Tuesday, as...

Original post made on Aug. 6, 2014
Last comment by Eric Schmist, on Aug 7, 2014 at 11:22 pm | 11 comments | 6775 Views


Former 49er found guilty of misdemeanors in domestic violence case

After a six-day trial, jurors found former San Francisco 49er offensive tackle and Palo Alto resident Kwame Harris guilty...

Original post made on Nov. 5, 2013
Last comment by Hmmm, on Nov 5, 2013 at 6:49 pm | 2 comments | 6775 Views


'Tour of California' bike race may come to PA


Original post made on Jul. 25, 2007
Last comment by bruce, on Jul 27, 2007 at 6:10 pm | 2 comments | 6774 Views


Palo Alto superintendent names members of achievement gap task force

Superintendent Max McGee announced Tuesday night the more than 20 faculty, parents, community members, alumni and administrators...

Original post made on Nov. 19, 2014
Last comment by Parent, on Nov 21, 2014 at 2:19 am | 21 comments | 6774 Views


Paly graduates celebrate individualism, spirit

Spirited, compassionate, enthusiastic for change, defiant of fear — these are a few of the qualities of the Palo Alto...

Original post made on Jun. 2, 2016
Last comment by HoSV, on Jun 4, 2016 at 12:58 pm | 2 comments | 6774 Views
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