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SCHOOLS & KIDS

School board selects supe-search firm

Hazard, Young, Attea & Associates, an Illinois-based firm that has conducted numerous superintendent searches in California...

Original post made on Nov. 29, 2017
Last comment by Exactly, on Dec 2, 2017 at 1:12 pm | 13 comments | 2535 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

City to assess life for families of young children in Palo Alto

A new city study will take a deep dive into issues impacting parents and young children in Palo Alto, from financial security...

Original post made on Nov. 30, 2017
Last comment by Overgrowth is the Problem, on Dec 2, 2017 at 9:25 am | 3 comments | 1663 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Former Stanford student found guilty in fatal DUI case

A 28-year-old man who drove the wrong way down U.S. Highway 101 in 2013, killing one man and seriously injuring two others,...

Original post made on Nov. 18, 2017
Last comment by F, on Dec 1, 2017 at 6:51 pm | 16 comments | 40365 Views

AROUND TOWN

Middlefield Single lane and bus stop.

I noticed recently that Middlefield has been narrowed to single lane SB to enable a left turn lane. As annoying as this appears...

Original post made by Resident on Nov. 28, 2017
Last comment by Resident, on Dec 1, 2017 at 1:15 pm | 12 comments | 467 Views

SPORTS

Prep report: Paly boys end Gunn's water polo streak

Jack Anderson buried a shot in sudden death overtime to lift the Palo Alto boys water team to a 10-9 victory over host Gunn...

Original post made on Dec. 1, 2017
Last comment by Great Journalism, on Dec 1, 2017 at 9:29 am | 1 comment | 1233 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Educating students, one by one

All Students Matter received $5,000 from the Palo Alto Weekly Holiday Fund this year, paying for new volunteer training that...

Original post made on Dec. 1, 2017
There are no comments yet. 2226 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

County extends comment period for Stanford expansion

Responding to requests from Palo Alto and Menlo Park, Santa Clara County planners have agreed to give the public 60 more...

Original post made on Nov. 30, 2017
Last comment by Thanks Joe, on Nov 30, 2017 at 11:19 pm | 1 comment | 1954 Views

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 | 499 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 | 840 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 | 7524 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 | 2362 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 | 2545 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. 189 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 | 1688 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 | 6534 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 | 3284 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 | 2179 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 | 171 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 | 3623 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 | 1378 Views
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