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AROUND TOWN

Diversity, gender and all that jazz

This year's Stanford Jazz Festival (SJF) is bookended by shows at Bing Concert Hall by the dynamic pianist Hiromi and vocalist...

Original post made on Jun. 15, 2017
Last comment by Me2, on Jun 16, 2017 at 1:49 pm | 3 comments | 1277 Views

MOVIES

Arranging flowers 101

Nyna Dolby, who's part of the team that puts together the weekly flower arrangements at the Filoli estate, has some tips...

Original post made on Jun. 16, 2017
There are no comments yet. 1501 Views

AROUND TOWN

Around Town

<B><B>STATE RECOGNITION ...</B> <B>Ada's Cafe</B> was selected by state Assemblyman <B>Marc Berman</B> as the 24th Assembly...

Original post made on Jun. 16, 2017
There are no comments yet. 1936 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

Today's events (April 19)

[http://www.facebook.com/event.php?eid=114970838519361 Talk: 'What I Learned At Straight Camp'] Journalist Ted Cox gives...

Original post made on Jun. 16, 2017
There are no comments yet. 15414 Views

ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

Caltrain fatality reported at Atherton crossing

A man was struck and killed by a southbound train at the Encinal Avenue Caltrain crossing at approximately 10 a.m. Monday,...

Original post made on Jun. 5, 2017
Last comment by Claudia, on Jun 15, 2017 at 9:25 pm | 4 comments | 11165 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

Palo Alto to host its annual regional wildfire drill

The community can expect to see plenty of fire trucks and crews in Foothills Park as the Palo Alto Fire Department hosts...

Original post made on Jun. 12, 2017
Last comment by Willis , on Jun 15, 2017 at 9:14 pm | 2 comments | 2068 Views

AROUND TOWN

Charles P. Thacker, co-designer of the first modern PC, dies

Charles Patrick ("Chuck") Thacker, a pioneer of the first personal computer, died at his Palo Alto home on June 12, according...

Original post made on Jun. 15, 2017
Last comment by Daryl Silberman, on Jun 15, 2017 at 4:07 pm | 2 comments | 3740 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

New parking restrictions on the way in Southgate

Residents of the Southgate neighborhood would be required to obtain permits to park on the streets outside their homes under...

Original post made on Jun. 15, 2017
Last comment by Paly Mom, on Jun 15, 2017 at 1:00 pm | 6 comments | 1889 Views

AROUND TOWN

Despite zoning concerns, Protégé wins approval

A proposal by two French Laundry alums to build a high-end restaurant on California Avenue received a long-sought go-ahead...

Original post made on Jun. 13, 2017
Last comment by Becky Sanders, on Jun 15, 2017 at 10:32 am | 6 comments | 1483 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

At Castilleja meeting, a call to 'reset' the project

Residents who oppose Castilleja School's proposed expansion and even some who support the school told Castilleja officials...

Original post made on Jun. 9, 2017
Last comment by Just Curious, on Jun 14, 2017 at 10:45 pm | 37 comments | 5371 Views

AROUND TOWN

School board to discuss Cubberley plan

School trustees will discuss on Thursday morning a staff recommendation to approve a request for proposal (RFP) to hire a...

Original post made on Jun. 14, 2017
Last comment by dtnorth, on Jun 14, 2017 at 3:25 pm | 4 comments | 2047 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

Nikola Tesla statue to be unveiled in Palo Alto

A statue of the inventor of Nikola Tesla -- equipped with free Wi-Fi and a time capsule to be opened in 2043 -- is set to...

Original post made on Dec. 6, 2013
Last comment by ACDC, on Jun 14, 2017 at 1:03 pm | 45 comments | 342175 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

With a new look, golf course set for fall reopening

It took a few years to get past the permitting hazards, but the reconstruction of Palo Alto's municipal golf course in the...

Original post made on May. 29, 2017
Last comment by Marlene Glez., on Jun 14, 2017 at 12:51 pm | 37 comments | 4437 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Garden thieves?

Have people with gardens in the Duveneck/St. Francis area found things they leave out there going missing lately? I and a...

Original post made by Jillian Gordon on Jun. 12, 2017
Last comment by Mike, on Jun 14, 2017 at 12:48 pm | 3 comments | 234 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

Longtime Children's Theatre director Pat Briggs dies

Pat Briggs, who guided and coached generations of Palo Alto children onto the stage as director of the Palo Alto Children's...

Original post made on Jun. 12, 2017
Last comment by Marie, on Jun 14, 2017 at 11:37 am | 18 comments | 4736 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Fire sparks in backyard of Ventura neighborhood home

Firefighters have extinguished a fire that sparked in the backyard of a Ventura neighborhood home in Palo Alto late this...

Original post made on Jun. 13, 2017
Last comment by Train Neighbor, on Jun 13, 2017 at 5:18 pm | 2 comments | 2452 Views

AROUND TOWN

Community Notebook: Eshoo to hold town hall meeting Saturday

Rep. Anna Eshoo will be taking constituent questions and listening to their concerns during a town hall meeting on Saturday,...

Original post made on Jun. 7, 2017
Last comment by Online Name, on Jun 13, 2017 at 3:47 pm | 7 comments | 1868 Views

AROUND TOWN

Courthouse, clinic evacuated due to bomb threat

The Palo Alto Courthouse has been evacuated this morning due to a bomb threat, a Santa Clara County sheriff's deputy said. Read...

Original post made on Jun. 13, 2017
Last comment by Marlene Glez., on Jun 13, 2017 at 3:08 pm | 3 comments | 3302 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

Palo Alto crafts battle plan to fight climate change

Palo Alto made an emphatic statement last week when it joined more than 80 cities in repudiating the White House's decision...

Original post made on Jun. 6, 2017
Last comment by resident, on Jun 13, 2017 at 2:44 pm | 44 comments | 3238 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Editorial: The sex-ed tumult

There are far too many more important issues facing our school district than to go through the motions of a months-long review...

Original post made on Jun. 9, 2017
Last comment by Parent, on Jun 13, 2017 at 2:32 pm | 39 comments | 3621 Views
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Chocolate + Tahini Ice Box Pie
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Love is a Verb
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Oh, My Aching Knees
By Max Greenberg | 14 comments | 692 views

 

Save $5 when you register by Monday, July 24

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.

Register Here