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SCHOOLS & KIDS

Editorial: Next steps for school district

"Organizational systems are key to the functioning of the organization. They often are fairly invisible and hard to see....

Original post made on Sep. 29, 2017
Last comment by Resignations, on Oct 3, 2017 at 4:30 pm | 14 comments | 3193 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Palo Altan convicted in arson of boss's home

A former HanaHaus employee charged with setting his boss's home on fire was convicted of arson, a Santa Clara County prosecutor...

Original post made on Sep. 27, 2017
Last comment by C, on Oct 2, 2017 at 10:15 pm | 4 comments | 4585 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

New land-use vision moves ahead

As Palo Alto nears the finish line in its marathon journey toward a new land-use vision -- the Comprehensive Plan -- members...

Original post made on Sep. 28, 2017
Last comment by No More Parking LIfts, on Oct 2, 2017 at 1:47 pm | 53 comments | 3942 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Signal failure causes heavy congestion Thursday afternoon

A malfunctioning signal near the foot of Dumbarton Bridge is causing massive traffic jams in parts of Palo Alto and Menlo...

Original post made on Sep. 28, 2017
Last comment by Resident, on Oct 2, 2017 at 1:35 am | 24 comments | 3283 Views

SPORTS

Stanford's Love eludes Sun Devils to set rushing record

The first time Bryce Love touched the football Saturday, he was stopped for no gain. The second time? A 61-yard touchdown...

Original post made on Oct. 1, 2017
Last comment by football fan, on Oct 1, 2017 at 8:14 pm | 1 comment | 1284 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

Seeking shelter

Reports from the City Auditor's Office rarely get Palo Alto residents riled up, but this one had a black dog and a white...

Original post made on Sep. 29, 2017
Last comment by Anonymous, on Oct 1, 2017 at 2:46 pm | 11 comments | 3334 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

Two on school board call for supe's removal

After spending several hours discussing Superintendent Max McGee's performance in closed-session meetings this week, two...

Original post made on Sep. 14, 2017
Last comment by Copy, on Oct 1, 2017 at 11:56 am | 73 comments | 8748 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

Within walking distance

More and more Silicon Valley residents prefer walking to places where they need to go regularly. Real estate agents have...

Original post made on Sep. 7, 2017
Last comment by So many gone, on Sep 30, 2017 at 11:12 pm | 13 comments | 2103 Views

AROUND TOWN

Home sales

A complete list of homes for sale on the Midpeninsula. Read the full story here https://www.paloaltoonline.com/news/2017/09/29/home-sales...

Original post made on Sep. 30, 2017
Last comment by john_alderman, on Sep 30, 2017 at 5:26 pm | 2 comments | 515 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Police: Woman punched, robbed in Midtown on Wednesday

Palo Alto police are looking for two men who reportedly assaulted and robbed a woman as she was visiting her relative in...

Original post made on Sep. 28, 2017
Last comment by Gunn Dad, on Sep 30, 2017 at 11:40 am | 13 comments | 3799 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

PAMF Evacuation

Does anyone know why the Palo Alto Medical Foundation was evacuated yesterday?...

Original post made by Sarah on Sep. 30, 2017
There are no comments yet. 121 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

'Sunny Day' killer gets life without parole

On his 23rd birthday, Jerry Coneal III, of Menlo Park, learned he will spend the rest of his life in prison for the 2012...

Original post made on Sep. 29, 2017
Last comment by Idea, on Sep 30, 2017 at 2:07 am | 5 comments | 3156 Views

ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

Pools: asset or liability?

Monie Wheatcroft and Steve TenBroeck weren't too happy that the home they liked on Hale Street in Palo Alto had a backyard...

Original post made on Sep. 29, 2017
There are no comments yet. 1628 Views

ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

Stanford issues auto-burglary alert

Burglaries from vehicles throughout the Stanford University campus led law enforcement officials to issue a campuswide alert...

Original post made on Sep. 29, 2017
There are no comments yet. 1303 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

For College Terrace Market, a shaky start

College Terrace Market, the longed-for grocery store at 2100 El Camino Real in Palo Alto, finally opened on June 14, but...

Original post made on Aug. 11, 2017
Last comment by Isn't this run by the same guy who owned "Miki's Market?", on Sep 29, 2017 at 10:38 pm | 69 comments | 8272 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Superintendent Max McGee resigns

After weeks of upheaval over senior school leadership’s handling of two controversies -- a missed deadline that will cost...

Original post made on Sep. 26, 2017
Last comment by Cari V., on Sep 29, 2017 at 9:30 pm | 101 comments | 18721 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

Labor's love lost?

For some of Palo Alto's most passionate animal lovers, the city's new partnership with Pets In Need is an exciting venture...

Original post made on Sep. 29, 2017
Last comment by PA resident and animal caretaker, on Sep 29, 2017 at 4:57 pm | 2 comments | 1224 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

Meeting on Surf Air route over Bay Wednesday

The Federal Aviation Administration will discuss an alternative air route that has allowed Surf Air's planes to avoid the...

Original post made on Sep. 27, 2017
Last comment by Peter Carpenter, on Sep 29, 2017 at 3:53 pm | 26 comments | 2503 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Plan to replace Junior Museum and Zoo scores victory

An effort to demolish and replace beloved Junior Museum and Zoo on Middlefield Road overcame its biggest obstacle Thursday,...

Original post made on Sep. 26, 2017
Last comment by Observer, on Sep 29, 2017 at 8:53 am | 11 comments | 4248 Views

ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

No easy fix to the affordability crisis

A coalition of elected leaders from all nine Bay Area counties agreed to an ambitious new vision for regional growth in the...

Original post made on Dec. 9, 2016
Last comment by Politician Bubble heads, on Sep 29, 2017 at 8:48 am | 5 comments | 3060 Views
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