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PALO ALTO ISSUES

Palo Alto changes course on housing fees

In an unusual move that reflected Palo Alto's shifting political dynamics, the City Council reversed on Monday night its...

Original post made on Mar. 28, 2017
Last comment by HMM, 2 minutes ago | 4 comments | 418 Views

ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

Guest Opinion: Do your part to combat climate change — Get an EV

Most Palo Altans don't need to be convinced that climate change is real, human-caused and a major threat. The planet is already...

Original post made on Jan. 23, 2016
Last comment by Davidfed, 45 minutes ago | 30 comments | 5013 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Sacred Heart Prep girls open soccer season with a big win

==BI Prep report == The Sacred Heart Prep girls soccer team may have lost some talented seniors from last year's Central...

Original post made on Mar. 28, 2017
Last comment by admins, 55 minutes ago | 1 comment | 965 Views

SPORTS

Gators, Bears win; Vikings fit to be tied in girls soccer action

==BI Prep report == Lauren von Thaden scored midway through the second half and the Sacred Heart Prep girls beat host Menlo,...

Original post made on Jan. 20, 2017
Last comment by retuy, 1 hour ago | 3 comments | 1209 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Changing course, supe recommends reporting both weighted, unweighted GPAs

Despite Palo Alto school district Superintendent Max McGee's personal reservations about the potential downsides of reporting...

Original post made on Mar. 26, 2017
Last comment by Palo Alto, 1 hour ago | 7 comments | 1778 Views

SPORTS

Anderson prepares for final home football game at Stanford

==BI Football notebook == Palo Alto grad Kevin Anderson acknowledges that "it's going to be weird" walking onto the field...

Original post made on Nov. 24, 2015
Last comment by retuy, 1 hour ago | 4 comments | 3551 Views

AROUND TOWN

Stanford men prove a head above in Pac-12 soccer action

The Stanford men's soccer team has won back-to-back Pac-12 championships, but had never started 3-0 in conference play until...

Original post made on Mar. 28, 2017
Last comment by retuy, 1 hour ago | 1 comment | 695 Views

SPORTS

Good things come in 3s for Pinewood girls basketball

==BI Girls' basketball == Brianna Claros says she's at her best when she stops using her brain. If that's the case, she...

Original post made on Dec. 22, 2016
Last comment by retuy, 1 hour ago | 2 comments | 1488 Views

BOOKS

PAL basketball tournament occupies a special place

The Peninsula Athletic League is the only league left in the Central Coast Section that still conducts a league basketball...

Original post made on Mar. 28, 2017
Last comment by retuy, 1 hour ago | 1 comment | 167 Views

AROUND TOWN

Carusa delivers game winner for Stanford women's soccer

==BI Cardinal corner == Redshirt freshman Kyra Carusa knew exactly what to do when she found the ball at her feet in a crowd...

Original post made on Mar. 28, 2017
Last comment by retuy, 2 hours ago | 1 comment | 1846 Views

BOOKS

Stanford football prepares to focus on Washington State

After absorbing a 44-6 loss at Washington on Friday night, Stanford has an extra day to regroup and prepare for Washington...

Original post made on Mar. 28, 2017
Last comment by retuy, 2 hours ago | 1 comment | 2338 Views

AROUND TOWN

M-A boys, girls advance to PAL basketball championships

==BI Prep report == The Menlo-Atherton boys basketball team scored the final seven points of its semifinal game with Jefferson...

Original post made on Mar. 28, 2017
Last comment by retuy, 2 hours ago | 1 comment | 1002 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Stanford men fall to Gaels, 66-51, in nonconference hoops

==BI Cardinal corner == Senior Grant Verhoeven scored 12 points and sophomore Robert Cartwright added 10 for the Stanford...

Original post made on Mar. 28, 2017
Last comment by Randylesty, 3 hours ago | 1 comment | 709 Views

BOOKS

Menlo School advances to CCS Division II baseball title game

The Menlo School baseball team advanced to the Central Coast Section Division II championship game with a 10-7 victory over...

Original post made on Mar. 27, 2017
Last comment by adminf, 8 hours ago | 1 comment | 1270 Views

BOOKS

Bears run past Sacred Heart Prep in PAL Bay Division football

Menlo-Atherton seniors Aajon Johnson and Jordan Mims combined for 405 all-purpose yards and four touchdowns to lead the Bears...

Original post made on Mar. 27, 2017
Last comment by de3ws, 8 hours ago | 1 comment | 1046 Views

SPORTS

Defense holds until offense rallies for comeback victory

After failing to find the end zone in the first 59:30, No. 7 Stanford football struck for two touchdowns over the final 24...

Original post made on Sep. 25, 2016
Last comment by retuy, 8 hours ago | 2 comments | 1502 Views

AROUND TOWN

McCaffrey could be a game time decision against the Irish

==BI Cardinal football == Stanford running back Christian McCaffrey may be a game time decision when it comes to his availability...

Original post made on Mar. 27, 2017
Last comment by retuy, 8 hours ago | 1 comment | 901 Views

AROUND TOWN

Fall arts preview: an exuberance of culture

Though the weather's not exactly what you'd call "crisp" yet, a few trees are tentatively going scarlet. And rain or shine,...

Original post made on Sep. 13, 2013
Last comment by Edie, 8 hours ago | 1 comment | 30418 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Knights late score puts them in CCS football title game

Hayden Pegley passed for 378 yards and three touchdowns and the Menlo School football team is headed back to the CCS championship...

Original post made on Mar. 27, 2017
There are no comments yet. 1204 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Menlo sweeps boys-girls basketball DH from Gators

The Menlo School boys basketball team had enough. The Knights lost three times to Sacred Heart Prep last year, including...

Original post made on Mar. 27, 2017
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2017 guide to summer camps

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