Please note: Many of the stories in this section are not available on this website because they are included in the new hardcover book Palo Alto Remembered: Stories of a City's Past. The book collects many of the stories that first appeared on this website and in the Palo Alto Daily News. It can be purchased at local book stores beginning in May or at Paloaltoremembered.com
Paternalism at the Movies: The Commercial Board of Amusements
Woolworth's: Palo Alto's Five and Dime
Restaurant Row: Good Ol' Palo Alto Cookin'
A Delivery From the Past: Palo Alto's Milkmen
Bikes in Palo Alto: A Ride Through History
The Cubberley Closing: A Tough Call