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On Deadline: A decade of editing 'a newspaper worth the reading'

As a story in today's Upfront news section conveys, I'll be retiring from the Weekly's editorship at the end of January....

Original post made on Dec. 5, 2010
Last comment by Bryan Long, on Jan 2, 2011 at 11:06 am | 6 comments | 3116 Views

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Witness says Zumot sped by her as fire started

Susie Scholpp said she was unloading groceries from her car outside her Lincoln Avenue home shortly after 6 p.m. on Oct....

Original post made on Jan. 7, 2011
Last comment by Fleur de Lis, on Feb 10, 2011 at 11:24 am | 2 comments | 3445 Views

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'10 Books a Home' promotes early-childhood literacy

Paul Thiebaut had trouble with school when he was a student. It was noticeable in grade school and carried into young adulthood,...

Original post made on Mar. 2, 2011
Last comment by Serg, on Mar 2, 2011 at 4:22 pm | 1 comment | 3275 Views

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Book Talk

LOCAL AUTHORS ... Coming to Keplers, 1010 El Camino Real, Menlo Park, this month is Palo Alto author <B>Meg Waite Clayton</B>,...

Original post made on Mar. 13, 2011
Last comment by Daniel Olivas, on Mar 13, 2011 at 8:03 pm | 1 comment | 2899 Views

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Palo Alto police arrest transient for prowling

Palo Alto police arrested a local transient Thursday morning after a resident reported that he was looking through her apartment...

Original post made on Mar. 20, 2011
Last comment by Confused, on Mar 21, 2011 at 7:04 am | 3 comments | 3017 Views

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School board to discuss student survey data

The Palo Alto Board of Education will discuss a raft of student survey data when it meets tonight (March 22). The long-awaited...

Original post made on Mar. 22, 2011
Last comment by Concerned Parent, on Mar 26, 2011 at 8:38 pm | 4 comments | 3409 Views

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Stanford, Packard nurses ratify contract

Stanford and Lucile Packard hospitals nurses voted April 7 to accept a tentative contract hammered out by its union with...

Original post made on Apr. 9, 2011
Last comment by enough!, on Apr 13, 2011 at 1:11 am | 5 comments | 4750 Views

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Lee Hester's top five 'must read' graphic novels

1. "The Complete Maus: A Survivor's Tale," by Art Spiegelman. Read the full story here http://www.paloaltoonline.com/news/show_story.php?id=21674...

Original post made on Jul. 6, 2011
There are no comments yet. 3426 Views

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First Person: A conversation with Kelly McGonigal

Stanford health psychologist Kelly McGonigal, Ph.D., discusses her wide-ranging research and teaching with Lisa Van Dusen...

Original post made on Oct. 31, 2011
Last comment by Inapppropriate style, on Dec 15, 2011 at 11:38 pm | 2 comments | 4409 Views

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Local booksellers' top picks for 2011

With the holiday season upon us, the Palo Alto Weekly asked local booksellers Kepler's and Books Inc. to recommend their...

Original post made on Dec. 4, 2011
Last comment by moi, on Dec 4, 2011 at 11:48 am | 1 comment | 4917 Views

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A King remembrance in black and white

The faces staring out from 10 photographs at Stanford's Tresidder Memorial Union lounge seem eternal; as alive today as they...

Original post made on Jan. 16, 2012
Last comment by Mr. Fischer, on Jan 16, 2012 at 8:42 pm | 1 comment | 3684 Views

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Palo Alto architect Jack Rominger dies

Jack Rominger, a longtime Palo Alto community member, died of a heart attack April 28 while traveling in Italy. Read the...

Original post made on Feb. 23, 2012
Last comment by Walter_E_Wallis, on Feb 23, 2012 at 8:27 pm | 2 comments | 3644 Views

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Artist, surgeon team up to illustrate medical techniques

As a longtime medical illustrator, Chris Gralapp has collaborated with many physicians. One of the most frequent copilots...

Original post made on Feb. 25, 2012
Last comment by persuasive speech , on Jun 11, 2012 at 3:55 pm | 2 comments | 8455 Views

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Diekroeger blasts Stanford to nonconference victory

==B College baseball == Menlo School grad Kenny Diekroeger hit a home run and doubled twice to support Garrett Hughes' four-hitter...

Original post made on Apr. 12, 2012
Last comment by unanimus, on Apr 12, 2012 at 5:06 pm | 1 comment | 3550 Views

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Menlo-Atherton grad behind the scenes of Facebook's IPO

When Tom Wirth graduated from Menlo-Atherton High School in 1975, not many people outside California had heard of Menlo Park....

Original post made on May. 19, 2012
Last comment by musical, on May 22, 2012 at 12:50 pm | 7 comments | 2714 Views

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Best Of Palo Alto 2012

On Your Mark ... Get Set ... Vote! In this year's Best Of we cheer the Olympian businesses that champion the Palo Alto area...

Original post made on Jul. 8, 2012
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Smoking gun

"Golden Holocaust: Origins of the Cigarette Catastrophe and the Case for Abolition" by Robert N. Proctor; University of California...

Original post made on Jul. 21, 2012
Last comment by Sharon, on Jul 23, 2012 at 5:47 pm | 9 comments | 36203 Views

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Old, but still kicking

"Old Ladies," by Nancy Huddleston Packer, John Daniel & Company, McKinleyville, Ca., 174 pp., $15 Read the full story...

Original post made on Aug. 21, 2012
Last comment by Earline Reid, on Nov 25, 2014 at 9:37 am | 3 comments | 7048 Views

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Book Talk

<B>SUMMER SOIREE ... </B>As a kick-off to the Oct. 5-13 San Francisco Litquake, four authors will mingle and chat at the...

Original post made on Sep. 6, 2012
Last comment by Vidya, on Sep 6, 2012 at 7:06 pm | 1 comment | 3468 Views

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Murphy plays solid at linebacker and that's no bull

==BI Stanford football notebook == Trent Murphy went up against an 800-pound cow and lived to tell the story. Some 300-pound...

Original post made on Sep. 25, 2012
Last comment by Mike, on Sep 25, 2012 at 7:07 pm | 2 comments | 3119 Views
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