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2 hrs ago | Palo Alto Weekly
Third grader Bryce Ammons braces himself for a lick from the Palo Alto Humane Society's dog Rookie during a visit at Beechwood School in Menlo Park on August 2, 2013.
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Sen. Hill Announces 2014 'Oughta Be a Law' Contest . Your ideas for reforms and improvements could become reality! Submissions due Jan. 15. Palo Alto Weekender: Paly Fiery Arts; 300+ Creche Display; 'Caring Santa ' -Fun options for your weekend plans.
8 hrs ago | The Clarion-Ledger
Come December, music director Nicholas McGegan often leads the Philharmonia Baroque Orchestra in one of Handel's large-scale works; the early-music ensemble will present the composer's evergreen "Messiah" next weekend at various locations, beginning Dec. 14 with Cal Performances on the UC Berkeley campus.
Elisabeth Seaman looks through photos from Bergen-Belsen in her Palo Alto home on November 22, 2013.
Dozens of doctors, nurses and medical staff from Palo Alto Medical Foundation and Stanford Hospital and Clinics are making their way to Palo Alto's Philippine sister city, Palo, on Leyte Island, and other areas in an ongoing campaign to provide medical aid amid the devastation from Hurricane Haiyan.
Emotions were high during three hours of discussion in Sunnyvale Council Chambers Dec. 3 regarding shared use of Raynor Park with new activity center tenants, Stratford School.
Palo Alto's new planning director, Hillary Gitelman, got her first dose of the Palo Alto process Monday night, as the city staff attempted to get direction from the City Council on how to proceed in response to last month's Measure D election results overturning the Council's unanimous approval of the Maybell senior housing project.
The City Council will consider the appeal of a four-story, mixed-use building on Hamilton Avenue.
A senior Obama administration official said soon after the North Korean announcement that U.S. authorities have Newman "in hand in Beijing."
A slight rise in pitch at the end of a sentence may be the most defining characteristic of a Valley girl, referring to the stereotypical ditzy, young, well-to-do, white women from the San Fernando Valley in southern California.
Scott Elbring, Martine Sinkondo, Marijke Vallaeys and Patrick Vallaeys, sit down for lunch at TerAon restaurant on California Avenue on December 4, 2013.
The Palo Alto City Council will decide Monday whether to demand back $5.82 million it loaned the Palo Alto Housing Corp. to develop senior housing on Maybell Avenue -- a proposal that was defeated by referendum last month -- or wait for the organization to pay back the loan after finding its own buyer.
Kelly S. Q. He joins the InterContinental Hotels of San Francisco as a rising star of the hospitality industry.
Pictured is an artist's rendering of the arcade view from the Santa Clara Technology Campus, being constructed near U.S. 101 and Bowers Avenue The huge new project is getting underway that could reshape the north side of the city.
Freeze Warning for Santa Clara County was issued at December 08 at 8:43AM PST