Off Deadline | Jay Thorwaldson | Palo Alto Online |

Local Blogs

Off Deadline
Off Deadline

By Jay Thorwaldson

E-mail Jay Thorwaldson | Follow this Blog

About this blog: I was editor of the Palo Alto Weekly from June 2000 to January 2011, capping a more than 50-year career in journalism and writing since Los Gatos High School, where I was editor of the student newspaper and president of the speech...  (More)

Sort by: Most Recent | Most Popular

On Deadline blog: Ellen Fletcher's lesson for all politicians -- local or not
Nov 27, 2012 3:29 pm
Comments: 3 | Views: 7,231

Before the late Ellen Fletcher pedals off to fade into history and anecdote there's a lesson she provided that politicians -- local or national and in between --... More
On Deadline blog: Gary Fazzino's depth of knowledge reached far beyond Palo Alto
Nov 1, 2012 2:41 pm
Comments: 6 | Views: 3,526

I first met Gary Fazzino when in the early 1970s he took on the job of hosting the Monday night City Council broadcasts on Stanford University's student radio station,... More
On Deadline blog: Gary Fazzino's depth of knowledge reached far beyond Palo Alto
Nov 1, 2012 2:41 pm
Comments: 6 | Views: 6,353

I first met Gary Fazzino when in the early 1970s he took on the job of hosting the Monday night City Council broadcasts on Stanford University's student radio station,... More
On Deadline blog: Does upsurge in teen-distress referrals mean 'stigma' barrier is dropping?
Sep 29, 2012 9:49 am
Comments: 2 | Views: 4,748

There is a continuing upsurge in referrals of young persons to counselors to help with some form of emotional distress, stress or other difficult challenge, according... More
On Deadline blog: Does upsurge in teen-distress referrals mean 'stigma' barrier is dropping?
Sep 29, 2012 9:49 am
Comments: 2 | Views: 7,263

There is a continuing upsurge in referrals of young persons to counselors to help with some form of emotional distress, stress or other difficult challenge, according... More
<< < 5 6 7 8 9 > >>
Page 7 of 29

ARCHIVES

Opening alert: Go Fish Poke Bar in Redwood City
By Elena Kadvany | 2 comments | 18,572 views

It's President's Day. Why Not Butter Up the Boss?
By Laura Stec | 4 comments | 7,058 views

Affordable Housing: Complexities
By Douglas Moran | 12 comments | 1,487 views

Common Application's 2017-2018 Essay Prompts
By John Raftrey and Lori McCormick | 0 comments | 1,247 views

Checklist before baby arrives
By Cheryl Bac | 2 comments | 760 views

 

Short story writers wanted!

The 31st Annual Palo Alto Weekly Short Story Contest is now accepting entries for Adult, Young Adult (15-17) and Teen (12-14) categories. Send us your short story (2,500 words or less) and entry form by April 13, 2017. First, Second and Third Place prizes awarded in each category.

Contest Details