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AROUND TOWN

Paleo for Palo Alto

Food without grains and sugar: Is it palatable? Palo Alto's Michelle Tam and Henry Fong say they can prove it with their...

Original post made on Dec. 5, 2013
Last comment by Sara Amanda, 41 minutes ago | 4 comments | 15241 Views

AROUND TOWN

Ronald McDonald House expansion clears final hurdle

The Ronald McDonald House, which offers shelter to families of children with life-threatening illnesses, will roughly double...

Original post made on Jun. 4, 2013
Last comment by Henry Collinson, 1 hour ago | 6 comments | 4451 Views

AROUND TOWN

A passion for the finer things

Jarad Gallagher, 38, has been the chef at Chez TJ for the past four years, and unlike the majority of his predecessors, he...

Original post made on Sep. 22, 2017
Last comment by Mike Ricci, 1 hour ago | 3 comments | 3985 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

Hitting the restart button

Inside Palo Alto's newly renovated Downtown Library recently, Cornelia van Aken rattled off a list of new programs the staff...

Original post made on Jul. 8, 2011
Last comment by JamesWEw, 3 hours ago | 15 comments | 343936 Views

ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

Off Deadline

Where is 'Conan the Grammarian' in the battle with grammar barbarians? Read the full story here http://www.paloaltoonline.com/print/story/2016/12/02/off-deadline...

Original post made on Dec. 2, 2016
Last comment by Kennita Watson, 5 hours ago | 9 comments | 3259 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Palo Alto DNA-privacy case could have wide implications

An appeals case filed by a Palo Alto couple could have far-reaching impacts regarding whether personal medical information...

Original post made on Jan. 25, 2016
Last comment by David, 9 hours ago | 13 comments | 7170 Views

AROUND TOWN

Palo Alto commits funds to fight solo-driving

Palo Alto's drive to shift the commute patterns of downtown employees received a big boost this week, when the City Council...

Original post made on Sep. 20, 2017
Last comment by Online Name, 9 hours ago | 21 comments | 2872 Views

SPORTS

Gunn takes a football loss, Paly gains its first victory

Gunn High fell behind early and could not recover, falling to host Santa Clara, 62-18, in a SCVAL El Camino Division contest....

Original post made on Sep. 23, 2017
Last comment by paly football, 10 hours ago | 3 comments | 645 Views

AROUND TOWN

Palo Alto slammed for lack of transparency on Arrillaga proposals

Palo Alto officials circumvented the public process and ignored the city's own policies about leasing of public land when...

Original post made on Jun. 20, 2014
Last comment by Abitarian, 10 hours ago | 75 comments | 12398 Views

AROUND TOWN

Around Town: shaky ground; going platinum

In this week's Around Town column, read a firsthand account from a local executive in Mexico City during Tuesday's massive...

Original post made on Sep. 23, 2017
Last comment by Blah Blah Blah, 11 hours ago | 3 comments | 765 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

Residents reaffirm support for Caltrain trench

As Palo Alto moves ahead with its plan to reconstruct the rail corridor to separate trains from local roads, residents and...

Original post made on Sep. 16, 2017
Last comment by Larry Cohn, 11 hours ago | 99 comments | 7339 Views

AROUND TOWN

Execs from SAP, Hewlett Packard Enterprise to receive Athena awards

Jenny Dearborn, senior vice-president and chief learning officer for business-to-business software company SAP, has been...

Original post made on Sep. 22, 2017
Last comment by Novelera, 13 hours ago | 1 comment | 1558 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Editorial: Déjà vu for school district

Another disturbing portrait emerged this week of a school district still confused about its legal obligations in handling...

Original post made on Sep. 22, 2017
Last comment by Uber fired Kakanick. Supe needs to be fired, 15 hours ago | 11 comments | 1832 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Administrators who handled Paly sex-assault case ID'd

At the school board's first public meeting about a just completed law-firm investigation into the district's response to...

Original post made on Sep. 21, 2017
Last comment by Kelli Hagen, 16 hours ago | 58 comments | 6003 Views

ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

Why leash laws? There are plenty of good reasons

As a lifelong South Bay resident and outdoor enthusiast, I treasure our community's public open spaces. One of my favorite...

Original post made on Sep. 15, 2017
Last comment by PAmom, 17 hours ago | 72 comments | 3829 Views

AROUND TOWN

Stanford 12U qualifies for semifinals in Junior Olympics

The Stanford A 12U girls club water polo team advanced into Sunday's semifinal match of the USA National Junior Olympics...

Original post made on Sep. 23, 2017
There are no comments yet. 814 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Renowned Stanford diving coach announces his retirement

Dr. Rick Schavone, one of the nation's premier diving instructors, announced his retirement Thursday after 36 seasons as...

Original post made on Sep. 23, 2017
There are no comments yet. 4471 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

Condos and townhouses approved for Compadres site

A building once renowned for enchiladas and margaritas will soon be demolished to make way for townhouses and condominiums...

Original post made on Sep. 19, 2017
Last comment by Jack G., 20 hours ago | 21 comments | 5983 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

Delivery trucks at Edgewood create ruckus for neighbors

The beeping of trucks as they back up at 4 a.m., the clanking of metal cargo ramps on pavement, delivery trucks parking in...

Original post made on Sep. 22, 2017
Last comment by Another Edgewood Neighbor, 21 hours ago | 10 comments | 1956 Views

MOVIES

Menlo College tabs Carrion to lead its baseball program

Menlo College Baseball announced the hiring of former Chico State assistant coach, John Carrion, to lead its program. Carrion...

Original post made on Sep. 23, 2017
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Truckee cafe to expand to Menlo Park
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Attraction to a Person Outside Your Relationship
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