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Mashable
In Silicon Valley, even a place to live is a job perkwary acceptance that the latest wave of growth will likely spill into surroundi
Mashable / Posted 15 hours ago
wary acceptance that the latest wave of growth will likely spill into surrounding communities like the neighboring city of East Palo Alto, one of the last vestiges of low-income housing in the area. That's part of the reason former Menlo Park... Read more
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The Mercury News
Man gets jail time for cockfighting operation in East Palo AltoSAN MATEO — A 29-year-old East Palo man who operated a cockfighting operation i
The Mercury News / Posted 22 hours ago
SAN MATEO — A 29-year-old East Palo man who operated a cockfighting operation in his backyard pleaded guilty Wednesday to a felony charge of animal cruelty and a misdemeanor charge of causing animals to fight. In March, the Peninsula Humane Society... Read more
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MLive.com
Obama appointee to review Grand Rapids police policy; unions push backOrientated Policing Services for the U.S. Department of Justice in 2013. Previo
MLive.com / Posted yesterday
Orientated Policing Services for the U.S. Department of Justice in 2013. Previously, Davis was the police chief with the East Palo Alto department in California. City Attorney Anita Hitchcock has been leading the formation of the task force.... Read more
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The Mercury News
Man gets 18 months in Redwood City car dealership break-insguard’s vehicle and drove off. The vehicle was found unoccupied at the intersec
The Mercury News / Posted 3 days ago
guard’s vehicle and drove off. The vehicle was found unoccupied at the intersection of University Avenue and Highway 101 in East Palo Alto, totally engulfed in flames. That suspect has not been identified by authorities. “It’s an open case and no... Read more
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NBC Los Angeles
Teen Cycles Down California Coastof fallen officers throughout his trip. He expects they will become life-long f
NBC Los Angeles / Posted 3 days ago
of fallen officers throughout his trip. He expects they will become life-long friends. He met the widow and children of East Palo Alto Police Department Officer Rich May. Officer May was killed in the line of duty on Saturday, January 7,... Read more
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NBC Bay Area
Teen Cycles Down California Coastof fallen officers throughout his trip. He expects they will become life-long f
NBC Bay Area / Posted 3 days ago
of fallen officers throughout his trip. He expects they will become life-long friends. He met the widow and children of East Palo Alto Police Department Officer Rich May. Officer May was killed in the line of duty on Saturday, January 7,... Read more
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NBC San Diego
Teen Cycles Down California Coastof fallen officers throughout his trip. He expects they will become life-long f
NBC San Diego / Posted 3 days ago
of fallen officers throughout his trip. He expects they will become life-long friends. He met the widow and children of East Palo Alto Police Department Officer Rich May. Officer May was killed in the line of duty on Saturday, January 7,... Read more
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The Mercury News
Hundreds of Facebook cafeteria workers join unionit’s become too expensive to live in the Bay Area. Union leader Junior Sakalia
The Mercury News / Posted 3 days ago
it’s become too expensive to live in the Bay Area. Union leader Junior Sakalia said in a statement that he grew up in East Palo Alto, but has to move to Tracy because he can’t afford to live there anymore. His daughter got accepted into the... Read more
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The Mercury News
Menlo Park 13-old finds way to help from the sidelines — as coach$6,000 to buy equipment for kids who didn’t have basic gear for basketball prac
The Mercury News / Posted 6 days ago
$6,000 to buy equipment for kids who didn’t have basic gear for basketball practice at the Moldaw-Zaffaroni Clubhouse in East Palo Alto. This summer, the Menlo School eighth-grade student ran a free basketball camp through his organization,... Read more
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The Mercury News
Palo Alto, East Palo Alto could be hit hard by sea level risePalo Alto and East Palo Alto are among several regional bayside cities that cou
The Mercury News / Posted 6 days ago
Palo Alto and East Palo Alto are among several regional bayside cities that could flood 26 times a year by 2060 if the global sea level rises by a “moderate” 4 feet, according to a new study by the Union of Concerned Scientists. And if the sea level... Read more
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The Mercury News
Green Bay wide receiver Davante Adams returns home to Palo Altothis,” Brown said. “He wanted to come back and give back to the community that
The Mercury News / Posted 7 days ago
this,” Brown said. “He wanted to come back and give back to the community that he’s from. And a lot of these kids are from East Palo Alto, East Menlo Park — and that’s where he grew up. And they look up to him. He’s really inspired a lot of kids... Read more
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San Francisco Chronicle
No news is bad news in working-class East Palo Altoin this city that everyone else does," says Moody. "We just don't seem to get t
San Francisco Chronicle / Posted 9 days ago
in this city that everyone else does," says Moody. "We just don't seem to get the same attention." In many respects, East Palo Alto is a news "desert," a community overlooked, if not entirely ignored, by the media. It's one of thousands of... Read more
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San Francisco Chronicle
1 Child, 2 Adults Rescued From San Francisco Bay Saturday After Boat Capsizesofficials then requested help from the Menlo Park Fire Protection District. At
San Francisco Chronicle / Posted 12 days ago
officials then requested help from the Menlo Park Fire Protection District. At 7 p.m., crews arrived at Cooley Landing in East Palo Alto but were unable to locate anyone in the water off the landing. A Coast Guard helicopter arrived and was able... Read more
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The Mercury News
Survey says: At least 14 people in Atherton happy with Fire Districtsaid they preferred to maintain one fire district combining the existing covera
The Mercury News / Posted 13 days ago
said they preferred to maintain one fire district combining the existing coverage area of Menlo Park, Atherton and East Palo Alto. The Citizens’ Fire Services Performance Committee includes Atherton resident Peter Carpenter, president of... Read more
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The Mercury News
Man robbed of phone at Palo Alto Caltrain stationPALO ALTO — Police on Thursday arrested an East Palo Alto teenager suspected of
The Mercury News / Posted 14 days ago
PALO ALTO — Police on Thursday arrested an East Palo Alto teenager suspected of hitting a man with a shoe and stealing his cellphone at the University Avenue Caltrain station. The suspect then hit the victim with an object believed to be a shoe and... Read more
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KTVU 2 San Francisco
Teen cycles to raise money for police officer memorial fundit was just such a - it really hits you." In Pismo Beach,Travis will ride a le
KTVU 2 San Francisco / Posted 14 days ago
it was just such a - it really hits you." In Pismo Beach,Travis will ride a leg of his journey with the widow of fallen East Palo Alto Police Officer Richard Allen May by his side. "I really want her to ride with me and be part of this... Read more
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San Francisco Chronicle
Scientists expect floods in Bay Area from rising seas in coming decadesthe lifetime of people who are alive now, the report says. By 2065, San Francis
San Francisco Chronicle / Posted 14 days ago
the lifetime of people who are alive now, the report says. By 2065, San Francisco, Corte Madera, Larkspur, Burlingame, East Palo Alto and Palo Alto could see chronic flooding in areas near the waterfront, along with expanded areas of the other... Read more
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San Francisco Chronicle
Scientists expect floods in Bay Area from rising seas in coming decadesthe lifetime of people who are alive now, the report says. By 2065, San Francis
San Francisco Chronicle / Posted 14 days ago
the lifetime of people who are alive now, the report says. By 2065, San Francisco, Corte Madera, Larkspur, Burlingame, East Palo Alto and Palo Alto could see chronic flooding in areas near the waterfront, along with expanded areas of the other... Read more
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The Mercury News
Concussion test app teams up with Packers wideout Davante Adamsto show proof at check-in with a smartphone or tablet. “Davante wants to give
The Mercury News / Posted 14 days ago
to show proof at check-in with a smartphone or tablet. “Davante wants to give something back to the youth in Palo Alto and East Palo Alto,” Piha said. “So it just kind of fit in really nice to have us be a part of it, because what we’re trying to... Read more
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The Mercury News
San Mateo County watchdog gives police high marks on outreachin the communities they serve,” in a report dated June 29. Those agencies inclu
The Mercury News / Posted 15 days ago
in the communities they serve,” in a report dated June 29. Those agencies include Redwood City, San Mateo, Menlo Park and East Palo Alto on the Peninsula. Of the county’s estimated 729,543 residents, 305,069 (41.8 percent) self-report that their... Read more
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The Mercury News
Chronic Bay Area flooding could arrive as early as 2060, scientists saywould face flooding 26 times or more per year. Communities with affected neighb
The Mercury News / Posted 15 days ago
would face flooding 26 times or more per year. Communities with affected neighborhoods include Alameda, Oakland, Palo Alto, East Palo Alto, San Mateo, Burlingame, San Francisco, Corte Madera and Larkspur. ● By 2100, in the intermediate sea level... Read more
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The Sacramento Bee
Rent increases, evictions up in immigrant communities under Trump, housing lawyers sayanyone who is undocumented. A second text from the landlord referenced Maria’s
The Sacramento Bee / Posted 18 days ago
anyone who is undocumented. A second text from the landlord referenced Maria’s attorney, Daniel Saver, who works for an East Palo Alto nonprofit law firm. The landlord warned of reporting Saver to the State Bar of California “for helping his... Read more
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San Francisco Chronicle
Value of San Mateo property hits record for 6th straight yearincreased the airport's assessed value. The greatest area of growth in assesse
San Francisco Chronicle / Posted 26 days ago
increased the airport's assessed value. The greatest area of growth in assessed value last year in percentage terms was in East Palo Alto at 19.75 percent followed by Menlo Park at 10.52 percent and San Carlos at 9.13 percent. Part of the increase... Read more
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The Mercury News
Severely abused South Bay dog now ready for new startavailable for adoption at the Peninsula Humane Society and SPCA. The dog, whic
The Mercury News / Posted 27 days ago
available for adoption at the Peninsula Humane Society and SPCA. The dog, which has been named Gabby, was found May 19 in East Palo Alto. Evidence of prolonged abuse was obvious, rescue workers say. Her muzzle was swollen and bleeding and older... Read more
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The Mercury News
South Bay RV owners cite housing crunch for living in vehiclesof the more fortunate ones among the dozens of people living in RVs along El Ca
The Mercury News / Posted 27 days ago
of the more fortunate ones among the dozens of people living in RVs along El Camino because he could find shared housing in East Palo Alto in a pinch. Williams said he could use help finding his own place. For now, Williams said the RV is great... Read more
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The Mercury News
Silicon Valley property: where taxes are growing fastest – and not as fastAirport (SFO), experienced a growth rate of 9.46 percent. Church said that the
The Mercury News / Posted 28 days ago
Airport (SFO), experienced a growth rate of 9.46 percent. Church said that the top 5 cities in percentage growth are: East Palo Alto (+19.75 percent) Menlo Park (+10.52 percent) San Carlos (+9.13 percent) Redwood City (+8.5 percent) Foster... Read more
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San Francisco Chronicle
Pit Bull pup found with mouth tied shut now ready to adoptA stray puppy that had its muzzle tied shut in East Palo Alto last month is rea
San Francisco Chronicle / Posted 28 days ago
A stray puppy that had its muzzle tied shut in East Palo Alto last month is ready for adoption, according to the Peninsula Humane Society and Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals. "Gabby," the black and white female pit bull terrier, is... Read more
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Business Wire
48 Cities & Counties Ask Federal Judge to Reject the Government Defendants’ Motion to Dismiss Cases Seeking to Block the Trump Administration’s Threats Against “Sanctuary Jurisdictions”the public health, safety, and welfare.” The cities that have joined the amici
Business Wire / Posted 29 days ago
the public health, safety, and welfare.” The cities that have joined the amici coalition are: Cathedral City, California East Palo Alto, California West Hollywood, California The counties that have joined the amici coalition are: County of... Read more
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The Mercury News
Tech-engineering high school under construction in east Menlo Parkto serve 400 students from southern San Mateo County. It will be the first new
The Mercury News / Posted 29 days ago
to serve 400 students from southern San Mateo County. It will be the first new district-run high school built in the East Palo Alto-Belle Haven area in 60 years. Since Sequoia closed its Ravenswood High campus in East Palo Alto in the late... Read more

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