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AROUND TOWN

Pedestrian struck by car suffers major injuries

A collision on El Camino Real Sunday night left a pedestrian with major injuries near Palo Alto's Ventura neighborhood, police...

Original post made on Aug. 29, 2017
Last comment by Resident, on Sep 12, 2017 at 9:37 am | 48 comments | 8209 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

Land owner narrows road to enforce property line

A Los Robles Avenue property owner has decided to enforce what he claims is his property line, which is to the center of...

Original post made on Sep. 8, 2017
Last comment by Goose Gander, on Sep 12, 2017 at 8:07 am | 33 comments | 7102 Views

ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

Boxing helps people with Parkinson's fight for quality of life

"Rock Steady Boxing" group is part of a fast-growing movement across the country to adapt boxing and other challenging exercise...

Original post made on Sep. 12, 2017
There are no comments yet. 3486 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Parents urge deeper push to improve special ed

It was supposed to be the "golden ticket" for the Palo Alto Unified School District's special-education program: an in-depth,...

Original post made on Dec. 9, 2016
Last comment by Time to leave PAUSD, on Sep 12, 2017 at 2:13 am | 27 comments | 7982 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

School district fills top, 'critical' positions

The Palo Alto school district announced Wednesday that outside hires from school districts in Virginia, Southern California...

Original post made on Jul. 5, 2017
Last comment by Energy U R my hero!, on Sep 12, 2017 at 12:03 am | 28 comments | 5887 Views

ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

MTC partners with Waze to ease Bay Area traffic

The agency responsible for helping plan and finance the Bay Area's transportation systems is teaming up with a tech company...

Original post made on Dec. 15, 2016
Last comment by Ahem, on Sep 11, 2017 at 4:51 pm | 12 comments | 3547 Views

SPORTS

USC's line dance overpowers Stanford in Pac-12 FB opener

Stanford entered the Los Angeles Coliseum to play a Pac-12 football game on Saturday walking tall and with high expectations....

Original post made on Sep. 10, 2017
Last comment by Minorkle , on Sep 10, 2017 at 8:12 pm | 1 comment | 1185 Views

SPORTS

Gators trapped at line by Knights in football contest

Hillsdale of San Mateo paid a visit to Sacred Heart Prep for a non-league football game, and proceeded to engage in a little...

Original post made on Sep. 10, 2017
Last comment by Gator Fan, on Sep 10, 2017 at 8:55 am | 1 comment | 834 Views

SPORTS

Prep report: SHP, Menlo, Woodside win openers

Seven different players scored twice and the Sacred Heart Prep boys water polo team beat visiting St. Ignatius, 20-4, in...

Original post made on Sep. 7, 2017
Last comment by public school supporter, on Sep 10, 2017 at 7:22 am | 2 comments | 1620 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

New affordable-housing project proposed in Ventura

After meeting community opposition in its most recent bid to build an affordable-housing complex in its home town, the nonprofit...

Original post made on Jul. 21, 2017
Last comment by Mayfield Child, on Sep 10, 2017 at 2:18 am | 40 comments | 5493 Views

ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

Earthquake rattles buildings in Palo Alto's sister city, Oaxaca

The 8.1-magnitude earthquake that hit Mexico's southwestern coast Thursday night has caused some building damage to Palo...

Original post made on Sep. 8, 2017
Last comment by Bob Wenzlau, on Sep 9, 2017 at 5:19 pm | 2 comments | 3794 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

Behind the Headlines: Redesigning rail

Former Palo Alto Mayor Pat Burt joins Palo Alto Weekly Editor Jocelyn Dong, reporter Gennady Sheyner and assistant editor...

Original post made on Sep. 9, 2017
Last comment by Marcus, on Sep 9, 2017 at 4:33 pm | 1 comment | 2276 Views

SPORTS

Vikings can't recover from another slow football start

Another slow start resulted in another lopsided loss for the Palo Alto High football team. Archbishop Mitty built a 21-0...

Original post made on Sep. 9, 2017
Last comment by Frustrated fan, on Sep 9, 2017 at 4:26 pm | 1 comment | 1489 Views

ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

Off Deadline: Does 'facial recognition' signal the ultimate end of personal privacy?

National TV news in June reported, rather enthusiastically I thought, that computer-based "facial recognition" may soon help...

Original post made on Sep. 8, 2017
Last comment by scary future, on Sep 9, 2017 at 3:21 pm | 1 comment | 1563 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

Palo Alto relaxes limit on office development

After two years of sluggish commercial growth, the Palo Alto City Council moved Tuesday to loosen the city's cap on office...

Original post made on Sep. 6, 2017
Last comment by Curmudgeon, on Sep 8, 2017 at 10:08 pm | 42 comments | 4782 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Man gets 50 years to life for 2015 murder in East Palo Alto

A Stockton man who was convicted of shooting and killing a 31-year-old East Palo Alto resident in October 2015 was sentenced...

Original post made on Sep. 8, 2017
Last comment by Aisha , on Sep 8, 2017 at 8:13 pm | 1 comment | 2679 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Woman attacked in Homer Avenue tunnel

A downtown Palo Alto businesswoman walking through the Homer Avenue underpass at Alma Street was attacked by a man on Tuesday...

Original post made on Sep. 6, 2017
Last comment by john_alderman, on Sep 8, 2017 at 5:32 pm | 41 comments | 6872 Views

ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

Emergency Alerts on phones

At approximately 3.00 pm yesterday I received 3 separate alerts from Santa Clara County in 3 different languages informing...

Original post made by Cell Phone on Sep. 2, 2017
Last comment by Cell Phone, on Sep 8, 2017 at 5:25 pm | 4 comments | 273 Views

AROUND TOWN

Around Town

<B><B>NATIONAL RECOGNITION ...</B> <B>Palo Alto High School</B> journalism teacher <B>Esther Wojcicki</B>, commonly known...

Original post made on Sep. 8, 2017
There are no comments yet. 2152 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Palo Alto native killed in train-vehicle crash

A 29-year-old Palo Alto native died early Tuesday morning when his Volkswagen was struck by a train traveling through Redwood...

Original post made on Sep. 5, 2017
Last comment by Kapella, on Sep 8, 2017 at 5:56 am | 5 comments | 7258 Views
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