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AROUND TOWN

Artisan pop-up market opens Friday

A pop-up market featuring dozens of local artists will open up at the Clarkwood Center starting Dec. 1, and will kick off...

Original post made on Nov. 30, 2017
Last comment by Probably74, on Nov 30, 2017 at 8:40 pm | 1 comment | 489 Views

SPORTS

Cardinal hopes to have a senior day at Pac-12 title game

Stanford (9-3) meets USC (10-2) for the Pac-12 football championship Friday at 5 p.m. inside Levi's Stadium and the 25 fourth-...

Original post made on Nov. 30, 2017
Last comment by Nayeli, on Nov 30, 2017 at 7:35 pm | 1 comment | 821 Views

AROUND TOWN

Digital DNA, Go Mama voted out

Digital DNA, the 7-foot-tall egg-shaped sculpture made of computer circuit boards installed in Lytton Plaza, will be deaccessioned...

Original post made on Nov. 17, 2017
Last comment by @ Let it Go, on Nov 30, 2017 at 6:24 pm | 50 comments | 7474 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

New rules may require retrofits of 'soft-story' buildings

Hundreds of city property owners could be forced to firm up the shaky foundations of their buildings under a proposal the...

Original post made on Nov. 30, 2017
Last comment by Curmudgeon, on Nov 30, 2017 at 5:33 pm | 3 comments | 2336 Views

ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

Cities seek more time to vet Stanford proposal

Palo Alto and Menlo Park city officials are calling for the Santa Clara County Planning Department to give them another 60...

Original post made on Nov. 29, 2017
Last comment by margaret heath, on Nov 30, 2017 at 3:19 pm | 15 comments | 2530 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Evening Explosions???

Has anyone else heard explosion type noise one or a few times in the evening this past week? I have a friend living at The...

Original post made by Your Neighbor on Nov. 30, 2017
There are no comments yet. 181 Views

ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

Private meeting held between Facebook officials and East Palo Alto advocates

A private town hall meeting was held at the East Palo Alto Senior Center on Monday between Facebook executives and Real Community...

Original post made on Nov. 30, 2017
Last comment by Mark Dinan, on Nov 30, 2017 at 11:24 am | 1 comment | 1667 Views

AROUND TOWN

Miki Werness out at College Terrace Market

The grocer whose experience in the business convinced the Palo Alto City Council to give the go-ahead for the new College...

Original post made on Sep. 16, 2017
Last comment by Micheal Tandino, on Nov 30, 2017 at 10:12 am | 44 comments | 6496 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

School district will correct Brown Act violation

The Palo Alto school board failed to properly notice a closed-session discussion of a potential lawsuit from the family of...

Original post made on Nov. 22, 2017
Last comment by Truth, on Nov 30, 2017 at 2:47 am | 19 comments | 3243 Views

SPORTS

Paly girls rally falls short in NorCal volleyball loss

The season came to an end Wednesday for the Palo Alto girls volleyball team as Oak Ridge pulled out a 25-27, 25-18, 25-15,...

Original post made on Nov. 16, 2017
Last comment by member35, on Nov 30, 2017 at 1:29 am | 33 comments | 2161 Views

ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

Cutting the Foreign Service Hurts America…and Silicon Valley

Foreign Service Officers and Specialists of the U.S. Department of State come from every corner of our society to promote...

Original post made by Scott Kilner on Nov. 29, 2017
Last comment by Pelper, on Nov 29, 2017 at 4:34 pm | 1 comment | 161 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

Palo Alto council splits over roof decks

A proposal to build a roof deck on a Hamilton Avenue became the latest item to divide the Palo Alto City Council into two...

Original post made on Nov. 28, 2017
Last comment by Evan, on Nov 29, 2017 at 1:14 pm | 27 comments | 3597 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

School board to select supe-search firm

After hearing public presentations tonight from four search firms, the school board plans to select a company to oversee...

Original post made on Nov. 28, 2017
Last comment by kids, on Nov 29, 2017 at 8:26 am | 8 comments | 1370 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

Palo Alto set to approve new bike bridge

They were looking for "Wow!" in the new bike bridge over U.S. Highway 101. Having failed, Palo Alto residents and city leaders...

Original post made on Nov. 24, 2017
Last comment by Curmudgeon, on Nov 28, 2017 at 9:34 pm | 58 comments | 6260 Views

ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

Silicon Valley's tsunami decade of retirements

A virtual tidal wave of retirements will occur between now and 2025 as older workers leave the workforce in Silicon Valley,...

Original post made on Nov. 3, 2017
Last comment by Curmudgeon, on Nov 28, 2017 at 6:16 pm | 28 comments | 7955 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

Palo Alto's bike-share plan takes a turn

After failing to get traction in its prior attempts, Palo Alto's plan to bring bike-share programs to the city's masses is...

Original post made on Nov. 15, 2017
Last comment by Been there lately?, on Nov 28, 2017 at 2:36 pm | 41 comments | 4884 Views

AROUND TOWN

Shop Talk: Hermès to open; restaurant news

Read about Hermès of Paris' forthcoming Palo Alto store, plus the latest restaurant openings and closures. Read the full...

Original post made on Nov. 27, 2017
Last comment by Haha, on Nov 28, 2017 at 2:24 pm | 6 comments | 3147 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

Aircraft noise: Moving from north to south Palo Alto?

I understand that aircraft may start routing even more flights over S Palo Alto instead of North and Mid Palo Alto, per our...

Original post made by Aircraft noise on Nov. 8, 2017
Last comment by Giraffe, on Nov 28, 2017 at 12:22 pm | 23 comments | 838 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

Still standing in tribute

In Palo Alto's Peers Park stand redwood trees that as infants traveled farther than many people do in their lifetimes. Read...

Original post made on Nov. 24, 2017
Last comment by musical, on Nov 28, 2017 at 9:16 am | 3 comments | 3182 Views

SPORTS

Stanford football to play USC for the conference title

Call it divine intervention. Call it getting prayers answered. Call it whatever you want but there was nothing magical about...

Original post made on Nov. 26, 2017
Last comment by Sea Seelam Reddy, on Nov 27, 2017 at 4:18 pm | 2 comments | 2578 Views
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