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CRIMES & INCIDENTS

East Palo Alto's murders this year: zero

For the first time in decades East Palo Alto has had no murders this year, police Chief Albert Pardini said this week. Read...

Original post made on Jul. 28, 2017
Last comment by Palo Alto Native, 3 hours ago | 19 comments | 4291 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

City cracks down on tenants at First Baptist

After more than two years of providing counseling to Palo Alto teenagers dealing with mental health issues out of an office...

Original post made on Jul. 21, 2017
Last comment by musical, 3 hours ago | 70 comments | 6938 Views

ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

How Castilleja taught me to be a man

From its founding in 1907, the Castilleja School has consistently graduated excellent women. However, I am the first person...

Original post made on Jul. 1, 2016
Last comment by ChesterDrime, 5 hours ago | 15 comments | 23660 Views

ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

Detroit Dethroned?

The pursuit of self-driving cars has changed the game in the auto industry, with the focus shifting from the physical development...

Original post made by Palo Alto Online staff on Jul. 18, 2017
Last comment by maguro_01, 5 hours ago | 14 comments | 4779 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Nonprofit seeks back-to-school donations for youth in need

East Palo Alto nonprofit Ecumenical Hunger Program is looking for help from the community to address a gap in back-to-school...

Original post made on Jul. 28, 2017
Last comment by Turned away, too!, 6 hours ago | 3 comments | 874 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Sexual assault reported at Stanford University on Thursday

A sexual assault was reported at Stanford University on Thursday night, the school's Department of Public Safety said today. Read...

Original post made on Jul. 28, 2017
Last comment by Online Name, 7 hours ago | 8 comments | 1861 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

Brick-and-mortar retailers face steep challenges

Downtown Palo Alto stores are struggling with high costs, difficulties in finding employees who will work for minimum or...

Original post made on Jul. 27, 2017
Last comment by Online Name, 7 hours ago | 18 comments | 2785 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

City eyes higher fees for companies renting public parks

Two months after Palantir sparked uproar among residents for taking over a Cubberley Community Center field for a private...

Original post made on Jul. 26, 2017
Last comment by Curmudgeon, 10 hours ago | 23 comments | 1810 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

Palo Alto martial arts instructor arrested for allegedly trying to kiss a minor

Police have arrested an instructor from a martial arts studio on Middlefield Road in Palo Alto for allegedly attempting to...

Original post made on Aug. 19, 2014
Last comment by ImHere, 12 hours ago | 14 comments | 12356 Views

AROUND TOWN

Public Art Program seeks panel participants, submissions

The Palo Alto Public Art Program is putting out calls for art submissions for its upcoming projects, which include the California...

Original post made on Jul. 28, 2017
Last comment by Orin Bailey, 13 hours ago | 1 comment | 489 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

Guardians of the code

Odds are, you've never shopped at CC Restaurant Supply. Read the full story here https://www.paloaltoonline.com/print/story/2017/07/14/guardians-of-the-code...

Original post made on Jul. 14, 2017
Last comment by Non code enforcement, 15 hours ago | 38 comments | 6049 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Editorial: Castilleja's unwise stubbornness

Castilleja School, the highly regarded middle and high school that has educated girls for 110 years and around which has...

Original post made on Jun. 16, 2017
Last comment by No upside for Palo Alto, 16 hours ago | 47 comments | 4451 Views

AROUND TOWN

Planning commission recommends office-cap extension

The Palo Alto Planning and Transportation Commission supported the city staff's recommendation to extend the 50,000 square...

Original post made on Jul. 27, 2017
Last comment by Online Name, 17 hours ago | 20 comments | 1549 Views

RESTAURANTS

Shop Talk: New Target store; Maum opens

In this week's retail news, Target is set to unlock the doors to its first store in East Palo Alto, a new Korean restaurant...

Original post made on Jul. 7, 2017
Last comment by peta, 17 hours ago | 15 comments | 5334 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

Proposal to change water-leak policy gains traction

Several members of the Utilities Advisory Commission expressed support this week for a new policy that would provide some...

Original post made on Jul. 19, 2017
Last comment by Jack, 18 hours ago | 10 comments | 4440 Views

AROUND TOWN

Around Town

<B><B>BLUEGRASS ACCOLADES ...</B> Bluegrass musician <B>Molly Tuttle</B> is gaining notoriety with three nominations announced...

Original post made on Jul. 28, 2017
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PALO ALTO ISSUES

Regional plans for major housing growth up for approval

Elected officials from all nine Bay Area counties are set to vote this week on a road map for sustainable growth in the region...

Original post made on Jul. 25, 2017
Last comment by Al, on Jul 27, 2017 at 10:16 pm | 16 comments | 1934 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Driver of a while Model X 60D near W. Charleston?

Dear Community, Last Wednesday, July 19, 2017, at around 8:00 pm, I was riding my bicycle home southbound along the 400...

Original post made by Oliver Burke on Jul. 25, 2017
Last comment by Compass, on Jul 27, 2017 at 4:10 pm | 5 comments | 338 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

Commission: Move quickly on new dog park

Palo Alto Parks and Recreation commissioners support building a new dog park at Peers Park in the north part of town, urging...

Original post made on Jul. 26, 2017
Last comment by Loving dog owner, on Jul 27, 2017 at 3:51 pm | 23 comments | 2197 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Man gets jail in East Palo Alto cockfighting case

An East Palo Alto man who faced charges in one of San Mateo County's largest cockfighting cases in history pleaded guilty...

Original post made on Jul. 27, 2017
Last comment by Jason, on Jul 27, 2017 at 2:06 pm | 3 comments | 987 Views
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Save $5 when you register by Monday, July 31

Registration is now open for the 33rd annual Palo Alto Weekly Moonlight Run and Walk. This family-friendly event which benefits local nonprofits serving kids and families will take place on Friday, Oct. 6 at the Palo Alto Baylands.

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