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  1. Palo Alto looks to raise minimum wageRead the original story

    Yesterday | Palo Alto Weekly

    Citing the sky-high costs of living in Palo Alto, a group of City Council members is leading a push to adopt a local minimum-wage ordinance. In a memo released Thursday , Councilmen Marc Berman, Pat Burt, Tom DuBois and Cory Wolbach are calling for staff and for the council's Policy and Services Committee to consider a law that would "set a near term base wage, inflationary adjustments and long term goals."

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  2. Caltrain reports fatality near Mountain View stationRead the original story

    Yesterday | Palo Alto Weekly

    A man was struck and killed by a Caltrain south of the Mountain View Caltrain Station Thursday afternoon, Jan. 29. The train struck the man at around 4:30 p.m. near the intersection of Pioneer Way and Evelyn Avenue. As of 5 p.m., emergency responders were still at the scene, and Caltrain tracks were closed in both directions in the area.

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  3. Paly soccer teams remain on top after big victoriesRead the original story

    Friday Jan 23 | Palo Alto Weekly

    The Palo Alto boys and girls remain in first place in their respective SCVAL De Anza Division soccer races following solid victories over Homestead on Thursday. The Paly girls stayed tied with Mountain View following a 4-0 road victory while the Viking boys gained sole possession of the top spot by knocking the visiting Mustangs out of the co-lead.

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  4. Salary hikes approved for Palo Alto council membersRead the original story

    Wednesday Jan 21 | Palo Alto Weekly

    In the latest sign of the city's growing economic fortunes, the Palo Alto City Council agreed on Tuesday night to raise the salaries of council members for the first time in more than 15 years. By a 6-3 vote, with Greg Scharff, Tom DuBois and Eric Filseth dissenting, the council agreed to raise the monthly stipend of its members from $600 to $1,000.

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  5. After brawl, Palo Alto resident still in critical conditionRead the original story

    Friday Jan 9 | Palo Alto Weekly

    He is young, athletic -- and a tennis instructor at Kim Grant Tennis Academy. His wife of two years said he is a peaceful person who only went out once every few weeks, according to a police report.

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  6. Palo Alto to ponder higher salaries for City CouncilRead the original story

    Thursday Jan 8 | Palo Alto Weekly

    Having recently approved salary increases for almost every employee group in City Hall, the Palo Alto City Council is now considering bumping the compensation for a group that hasn't had a raise since 2001: itself. The council is set to consider on Jan. 20 a proposal to raise the monthly stipend that members receive from $600 to $1,000, an increase that would take effect in 2017.

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  7. Hospice physician crafts care plans to support patients' goalsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jan 4 | Palo Alto Weekly

    Dr. Ellen Brown places her hand on the hand of Albert Jurafsky, 91, who was previously in home hospice care for two months following a stroke that left him weak and not wanting to move from bed or to eat, at his home on Dec. 21. Jurafsky is now doing better after a previous meeting with Brown about his options for rehabilitation and end-of-life care. He is no longer in hospice care and is doing rehabilitation focused physical therapy through Pathways Home Health & Hospice.

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  8. Downtown Palo Alto assault leaves man in critical conditionRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 24, 2014 | Palo Alto Weekly

    Akshay Vijay Mastakar of Sunnyvale was arrested Dec. 21 on three counts of felony assault with a deadly weapon after a late-night fight in downtown Palo Alto. Photo courtesy Palo Alto Police Department.

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  9. Coroner releases name of man killed on train tracksRead the original story

    Dec 23, 2014 | Palo Alto Weekly

    After seeking the public's help in identifying a man killed Friday evening on the train tracks between Mountain View and Sunnyvale, the Santa Clara County medical examiner's office has identified the victim as a 29-year-old Santa Clara man. Jason Rodriguez was found without identification after he was struck by an express "Baby Bullet" train headed from San Jose to San Francisco at about 6 p.m. Friday, according to the medical examiner's office.

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  10. Coroner IDs man killed on train tracks; name not yet releasedRead the original story

    Dec 22, 2014 | Palo Alto Weekly

    After seeking the public's help in identifying a man killed Friday evening on the train tracks between Mountain View and Sunnyvale, the Santa Clara County medical examiner's office said on Monday it has ascertained the victim's name and now must notify next of kin before releasing it. Emergency crews responded to the collision with Train 381, an express "Baby Bullet" train carrying 59 passengers, around 6 p.m., Caltrain officials said.

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  11. Medical examiner seeking help to ID man struck by train in Mountain ViewRead the original story

    Dec 21, 2014 | Palo Alto Weekly

    Officials from the Santa Clara County medical examiner's office are asking for the public's help in identifying a man struck by a train Friday evening on the Caltrain tracks between Mountain View and Sunnyvale, a medical examiner said Saturday. Emergency crews responded to the collision with Train 381, an express "Baby Bullet" train carrying 59 passengers, around 6 p.m., Caltrain officials said.

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  12. County offers warrant forgiveness for the holidaysRead the original story

    Dec 1, 2014 | Palo Alto Weekly

    People who failed to appear in court and want to avoid spending the holidays in jail can get a second chance. Starting Monday, Dec. 1, the Santa Clara County Sheriff's Office kicked off "Operation Second Chance," a annual program that allows people with non-violent, misdemeanor warrants to turn themselves in and get a new court date rather than being arrested and booked into county jail.

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  13. Smaller Palo Alto council? Voters lean toward 'yes'Read the original story w/Photo

    Nov 5, 2014 | Palo Alto Weekly

    Palo Alto voters were on the verge of reducing the size of the City Council from nine to seven seats on Tuesday night, with Measure D eking out an early but strong lead with the absentee ballots counted. If approved, the number of council members would go from nine to seven, with the change taking effect in 2018. 1 comment

  14. Menlo's Lacy, SHP's Hill run to titles in WBAL cross countryRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 17, 2014 | Palo Alto Weekly

    Menlo School senior Lizzie Lacy won the second WBAL cross-country meet of the season by holding off Harker's Niki Iyer on Thursday. Photo by Pam McKenney/Menlo School Athletics.

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  15. Palo Alto: Pedestrian killed in suspected DUI crash identifiedRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 14, 2014 | Palo Alto Weekly

    Palo Alto police conduct an investigation after a driver, suspected of drunken driving, allegedly struck and killed a pedestrian on East Bayshore Road near Pulgas Avenue Monday morning. Photo by Veronica Weber.

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  16. Menlo School, SHP team up to host Valpo 5K Fun RunRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 30, 2014 | Palo Alto Weekly

    The Palo Alto AYSO U12 Boys Elite Soccer team won the Sunnyvale Medina Fall Classic soccer tournament on Sunday. Photo courtesy of Noel Ryan.

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  17. Explosion of new businesses calls for mentorsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 7, 2014 | Palo Alto Weekly

    Vineet Singal, CEO and co-founder of CareMessage, talks with Dinesh Katiyar, right, who has mentored him on how to attract investors to fund startups, along with other advice about the company, while the two talk at the Plug and Play Tech Center in Sunnyvale. Photo by Veronica Weber.

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  18. Prominent Palo Alto developer Ryland Kelley diesRead the original story

    Sep 2, 2014 | Palo Alto Weekly

    Palo Alto native and Stanford graduate Ryland Kelley died on Saturday, Aug. 30, friends and family have confirmed.

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  19. Gone garbanzoRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 29, 2014 | Palo Alto Weekly

    Saumil Pandy, creator and CEO of Tasty Karma, gets ready to load a batch of chickpea chips into the oven at her kitchen space in San Jose on Aug. 25, 2014.

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  20. County expands homeless programs while searching for new shelterRead the original story

    Aug 26, 2014 | Palo Alto Weekly

    Faced with a shortage of beds to accommodate the county's homeless population this coming winter, the Santa Clara County Board of Supervisors on Tuesday approved $1.2 million for various programs targeting its neediest residents, including agreements with the busy but cash-strapped nonprofit, InnVision Shelter Network.

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