What gives the school the right to give my child homework?
This is a legitimate question. I called the California Department of Education today and they did not know the answer. What... Last comment 2 hours ago | 48 comments
Editorial: An elusive history museum
The Palo Alto City Council once again provided a lifeline to a nascent Palo Alto History Museum group that has repeatedly... Last comment 14 hours ago | 17 comments
Jury takes a bold stance on new Palo Alto bike bridge
Three different design teams came to Palo Alto City Hall on Wednesday afternoon, each with a bridge to sell to the city. Read... Last comment 8 hours ago | 59 comments
A Paly student's year in Brazil
Many teens wouldn't consider taking a year to go abroad, especially during high school. Maybe they're scared of starting... Last comment on Dec 20, 2014 at 4:43 pm | 1 comment
Invest or Die
by Steve Levy
Strong Regional Job and Population Growth Continues
Dec 20, 2014 | 7 comments
"Old Shack near Death Valley"
Transported from construction site at Hoover Dam. Submitted by Laurie Naiman on Nov 15, 2011
One-alarm fire originated in oven, damages kitchen
Two occupants of a home in Palo Alto were able to make it out of their house safely after their oven caught fire Sunday, fire officials said. Sunday, 6:43 PM
Wilson wins a title at wrestling tournament in Reno
Stanford redshirt sophomore Jim Wilson captured the 165-pound title in leading a school record seven Cardinal wrestlers who finished in the top five Sunday at the Reno Tournament of Champions in Reno.
Monday, 2:47 AM
When it comes to comedy, funny always wins, and Chris Rock's third directorial effort does run on engagingly amusing riffs. But "Top Five" also steers hard into undisciplined storytelling, damning the comic's overhyped awards-season comedy with the f...... Read the full review
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