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  1. Officials: Rumors of local ICE sightings, arrests are falseRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Almanac

    Rumors of U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement agent sightings that spread in East Palo Alto and Menlo Park over the last several days are untrue, ICE spokesman and East Palo Alto police spokespersons said. Many East Palo Alto residents, about two-thirds of which are immigrants mainly from Mexico and the Pacific Islands, besieged police and school district officials with calls regarding the rumors, which began to spread on Friday, Feb. 24, officials said.

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  2. Re: Traffic in The Willows...Read the original story

    10 hrs ago | Menlo Park City Council

    ... a general Bay Area metropolitan problem, there is a local area around Redwood City, Menlo Park, Palo Alto and East Palo Alto, and there are issues related to The Willows itself. At the top level, we have public transportation systems that do not ...

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  3. DUI arrest in East Palo Alto injury crashRead the original story

    12 hrs ago | Palo Alto Weekly

    One person was arrested on suspicion DUI following a crash that injured four people Saturday night in East Palo Alto, police and Menlo Park Fire Protection District officials said. Firefighters were called at 8:19 p.m. to the crash at Oakwood Drive and Bay Road following a police pursuit.

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  4. One arrested on suspicion of DUI in East Palo Alto crash that injured 4Read the original story w/Photo

    22 hrs ago | KRON 4

    One person was arrested on suspicion DUI following a crash that injured four people Saturday night in East Palo Alto, police and Menlo Park Fire Protection District officials said. Firefighters were called at 8:19 p.m. to the crash at Oakwood Drive and Bay Road following a police pursuit.

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  5. Traffic in The Willows...Read the original story

    23 hrs ago | Menlo Park City Council

    ... a general Bay Area metropolitan problem, there is a local area around Redwood City, Menlo Park, Palo Alto and East Palo Alto, and there are issues related to The Willows itself. At the top level, we have public transportation systems that do not ...

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  6. Willows Neighborhood Cut-through Traffic AnalysisRead the original story

    Saturday Feb 25 | Menlo Park City Council

    Dear Members of the Menlo Park City Council: Regarding your impending decision to authorize another Willows cut-through traffic study, please proceed with awareness of, and sensitivity to, the disputes that have arisen in the past. This website chronicles that history: www.SafeOpenStreets.net In the '90s "cut-through" traffic was code for East Palo Alto Willows residents who were deemed undesirable on Menlo Park streets in the Willows.

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  7. California's undocumented immigrants are urged to apply for...Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 24 | San Jose Mercury News

    ... to get in for consultation from volunteer attorneys. The event was sponsored by Community Legal Services in East Palo Alto, the International Institute of the Bay Area (Redwood City office) and Catholic Charities CYO. (Josie Lepe/Staff) With its ...

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  8. City to honor distinguished African-American leadersRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 23 | Palo Alto Weekly

    ... as chaplain to the Palo Alto Police Department and has a long-standing involvement in programs in neighboring East Palo Alto. He and his wife, Cheryl, started Project WeHOPE in 1999, a nonprofit organization in East Palo Alto offering services to ...

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  9. Fighting for children's health care: A pediatrician's perspectiveRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 22 | Stanford

    ... and procedures. Maria was born at Lucile Packard Children's Hospital Stanford and lived with her mom in East Palo Alto. As her general pediatrician at Ravenswood Family Health Center, I came to know them both well. I focused on helping the tiny ...

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  10. 'Living art' growing in EPARead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 22 | Palo Alto Weekly

    The community is invited to help restore local wetlands by planting native Juncus patens at the Living Shoreline Project at Cooley Landing in East Palo Alto this Saturday, Feb. 25, from 9:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. The project is a collaboration between environmental artist Linda Gass, Grassroots Ecology and programs of San Mateo County. Gass originally installed temporary art at the site marking the historic shoreline of the San Francisco Bay, now shrunk due to human activity and infilling of the bay, during her Creative Ecology residency with the Palo Alto Art Center.

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  11. Peninsula Volunteers receives two grants to support its programs for older adultsRead the original story

    Tuesday Feb 21 | InMenlo.com

    ... their families. Meals on Wheels recently expanded to serve most of San Mateo County, from Daly City through East Palo Alto, bringing personal daily contact and a hot meal to older adults who are homebound and not able to cook or shop for themselves. ...

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  12. Palo Alto school website violates disability act, advocate saysRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 21 | Inside Bay Area

    ... Summit Public Schools, which has schools in Redwood City; and Aspire Public Schools, which has schools in East Palo Alto. In many of the resolution agreements, the school district has to name someone as the web accessibility coordinator, conduct ...

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  13. Housing authorities need more resources to administer Housing Choice Voucher ProgramRead the original story

    Tuesday Feb 21 | Indybay.org

    ... against section 8 voucher holders like they already have passed in the cities of Woodland, San Francisco, East Palo Alto, Corte Madera, Santa Clara County and Marin County. Section 8 renters should not be faced with discrimination by landlords who ...

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  14. Solano fails American Lung Associationa s tobacco reportRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 20 | The Reporter

    ... air, smoke-free housing and reducing sales of tobacco products. Those showing improvement include Brisbane, East Palo Alto, Los Gatos, Orinda, San Bruno, Santa Cruz County and Sunnyvale. These areas were recognized for “passing or revising ...

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  15. East Palo Alto seeks to strengthen immigrant protectionsRead the original story

    Saturday Feb 18 | Almanac

    In the wake of a recent federal immigration arrests and deportations, East Palo Alto officials are reviewing programs to help the city's large immigrant population. The City Council held a three-hour study session on Wednesday night -- the evening prior to the "A Day Without Immigrants" national strike -- bringing together law enforcement and legal advocates.

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  16. Rumors of immigration raids reach 'boiling point'Read the original story

    Saturday Feb 18 | Palo Alto Weekly

    ... reports of sweeping roundups were false, said Ilyce Shugall, an attorney with the Community Legal Services in East Palo Alto. While much uncertainly hangs over undocumented residents, there have been no verified reports of ICE engaging in mass ...

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  17. Two arrested for 7-Eleven robbery that left clerk with bloody noseRead the original story

    Friday Feb 17 | Palo Alto Weekly

    Two men who got into an argument with 7-Eleven clerks over the price of a few snacks and an eaten doughnut were arrested for strong-arm robbery and conspiracy to commit a crime after they allegedly attempted to leave without paying and engaged in a brawl with store personnel on Wednesday, according to Palo Alto police. Kenneth David Sanchez, 28, who has no address, and Rudi Romano Griffin, 43, of East Palo Alto, allegedly entered the 7-Eleven convenience store at 401 Waverley St. in downtown Palo Alto at about 2 a.m. They roamed the aisles picking up packages of chips, cookies and candy.

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  18. Have L.A. lawmakers bought a false story about street vendorsa lives?: Guest commentaryRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 17 | LA Daily News

    ... Once in the country, Sue Dremann of the Palo Alto Weekly reported: “The men are brought to houses in East Palo Alto and San Jose, where they live together. To pay off their debt, the men hand over all of their earnings to the coyotes until ...

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  19. Rumors of immigration raids reach 'boiling point'Read the original story

    Thursday Feb 16 | Mountain View Voice

    ... reports of sweeping roundups were false, said Ilyce Shugall, an attorney with the Community Legal Services in East Palo Alto. While much uncertainly hangs over undocumented residents, there have been no verified reports of ICE engaging in mass ...

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  20. Kids in Menlo Park and East Palo Alto team up to cheer peers at hospitalRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 16 | Almanac

    An Oak Knoll student gathers supplies to make a care and activity kit for children at Lucile Packard Children's Hospital. It took only a half hour for a group of about 200 adults and kids from Menlo Park and East Palo Alto to assemble 500 care kits for patients at Lucile Packard Children's Hospital on Feb. 12, event organizer Jen Smith said.

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