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AROUND TOWN

Shop Talk: Accent Arts returns; Protégé nears approval

In this week's Shop Talk column, read about comings and goings on California Avenue, including Accent Arts' move to a new...

Original post made on Jun. 12, 2017
Last comment by musical, on Jun 12, 2017 at 6:30 pm | 3 comments | 2718 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Gunn staff, students protest layoffs

About 20 Gunn High School staff, teachers and students stayed until the late hours of Tuesday evening's school board meeting...

Original post made on Jun. 8, 2017
Last comment by PAEA rules, on Jun 12, 2017 at 6:27 pm | 43 comments | 8254 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

As we face our climate crisis, choose your vehicle wisely

When discussing the climate crisis, the question most often asked by concerned citizens is "What can I do to help?" Look...

Original post made on Jun. 9, 2017
Last comment by Online Name, on Jun 12, 2017 at 6:04 pm | 43 comments | 4780 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Two arrested for allegedly robbing cyclist, stealing car

A 20-year-old Newark man and 17-year-old East Palo Alto juvenile were arrested on June 5 for allegedly robbing a cyclist...

Original post made on Jun. 12, 2017
Last comment by resident, on Jun 12, 2017 at 5:54 pm | 1 comment | 2065 Views

AROUND TOWN

Shop Talk: Accent Arts returns; Protégé nears approval

In this week's Shop Talk column, read about comings and goings on California Avenue, including Accent Arts' move to a new...

Original post made on Jun. 12, 2017
Last comment by Online Name, on Jun 12, 2017 at 5:24 pm | 2 comments | 811 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

Donations lag at Partners in Education

Partners in Education (PiE), the education foundation that raises millions of dollars each year to fund electives, support...

Original post made on Jan. 31, 2017
Last comment by will be worse next year, on Jun 12, 2017 at 12:39 pm | 48 comments | 7798 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Police seek help in solving 16-year-old cold case homicide

Palo Alto police are looking for the public's help in their investigation on the fatal shooting of 21-year-old Maria Hsiao...

Original post made on Jun. 11, 2017
Last comment by CrescentParkAnon., on Jun 11, 2017 at 4:28 pm | 2 comments | 2256 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

Letters to the editor

<B>Edgewood grocery idea Read the full story here http://paloaltoonline.com/print/story/2016/11/18/letters-to-the-editor...

Original post made on Nov. 18, 2016
Last comment by CrescentParkAnon., on Jun 11, 2017 at 4:18 pm | 7 comments | 754 Views

AROUND TOWN

PUBLIC AGENDA: Candidate interviews; school budget; sex ed

A preview of Palo Alto government meetings for the week of June 5. Read the full story here https://www.paloaltoonline.com/news/2017/06/02/public-agenda-candidate-interviews-school...

Original post made on Jun. 11, 2017
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SPORTS

Almost game time

Palo Alto High School's new 91,765-square-foot athletic complex, set to open this fall, rivals most high schools' and even...

Original post made on Jun. 9, 2017
Last comment by Paly Grad, on Jun 10, 2017 at 8:30 pm | 11 comments | 4185 Views

ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

Community Notebook: Caltrain taking feedback on fare proposals

Caltrain commuters have an opportunity to speak up to the agency about proposed pricing changes for trips and parking spots...

Original post made on Jun. 8, 2017
Last comment by ODB, on Jun 10, 2017 at 5:49 pm | 7 comments | 1823 Views

ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

Santa Clara County responds to Trump administration's request to lift injunction

Santa Clara County filed an opposition to President Donald Trump administration's May 22 request to lift a preliminary injunction...

Original post made on Jun. 8, 2017
Last comment by Curmudgeon, on Jun 10, 2017 at 5:11 pm | 9 comments | 1670 Views

ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

Stanford study finds disparities in Oakland police speech to white, black residents

Oakland police officers speak significantly less respectfully to black than to white community members in everyday traffic...

Original post made on Jun. 9, 2017
Last comment by Joe, on Jun 10, 2017 at 12:58 pm | 11 comments | 1814 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Castilleja School changes expansion plans

Officials of Castilleja School unveiled revisions to a proposed expansion on Thursday, hoping that changes to an underground...

Original post made on Apr. 28, 2017
Last comment by Palo Alto, on Jun 9, 2017 at 10:05 pm | 69 comments | 6658 Views

AROUND TOWN

Film project highlights Greenmeadow, screens June 10

The front walls of 16 Eichler homes in Palo Alto's Greenmeadow neighborhood will become movie screens on June 10, showing...

Original post made on Jun. 9, 2017
Last comment by Cool project! , on Jun 9, 2017 at 11:27 am | 2 comments | 2835 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

Big downtown-upgrade open houses begin June 9

Palo Alto residents will have three chances to hear what the city has in mind for upgrading the downtown area for parking,...

Original post made on Jun. 8, 2017
Last comment by Jen, on Jun 9, 2017 at 11:01 am | 5 comments | 2876 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

Palo Alto may ask voters to help pay for new parks

Faced with a limited budget and nearly limitless ambitions for park improvements, Palo Alto officials are considering going...

Original post made on May. 23, 2017
Last comment by A Real Need, on Jun 9, 2017 at 9:20 am | 57 comments | 4338 Views

SPORTS

Stanford's Hock is a finalist for Stopper of the Year

Stanford junior reliever Colton Hock was named one of five finalists for the Stopper of the Year award, as announced by the...

Original post made on Jun. 9, 2017
Last comment by Jean, on Jun 9, 2017 at 6:53 am | 1 comment | 590 Views

RESTAURANTS

Style over substance

Some of what Terrain Cafe does definitely works, but the place feels like it still needs to establish its identity. Is it...

Original post made on Jun. 8, 2017
Last comment by A Cook, on Jun 8, 2017 at 9:21 pm | 1 comment | 1534 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

School board to discuss sex education curriculum

The Palo Alto school board will discuss Tuesday night a new sex education curriculum that has drawn both intense opposition...

Original post made on Jun. 6, 2017
Last comment by @b2.0, on Jun 8, 2017 at 3:40 pm | 12 comments | 2852 Views
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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.

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