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SPORTS

Stanford's Derrick runs to American Collegiate Record

By now, Stanford senior Chris Derrick must be used to running great races and not winning. He was second at the NCAA Country...

Original post made on Apr. 30, 2012
Last comment by JS, on Apr 30, 2012 at 3:23 pm | 1 comment | 1082 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Police: Gun-wielding man 'targeted' victims

Two Mountain View men received a frightening wake-up call early Thursday morning, when a man with a gun entered their bedroom...

Original post made on Apr. 27, 2012
Last comment by Hmmm, on Apr 27, 2012 at 3:41 pm | 1 comment | 987 Views

AROUND TOWN

Jill and Boyd Smith

Read the full story here http://www.paloaltoonline.com/news/show_story.php?id=25176 posted Friday, April 27, 2012, 9:17...

Original post made on Apr. 30, 2012
Last comment by Ebonni Stuart, on Apr 30, 2012 at 9:46 am | 1 comment | 1393 Views

MOVIES

Actress returns to Menlo to discuss her career

Fortune favors the prepared, but luck and connections also have plenty to do with success in Hollywood, actress Ahna O'Reilly...

Original post made on May. 1, 2012
Last comment by Menlo Student, on May 1, 2012 at 9:33 pm | 1 comment | 3030 Views

AROUND TOWN

Holiday Fund recipients awarded $353K in grants

The Palo Alto Weekly awarded $353,000 in grants from the 18th annual Holiday Fund drive to 55 nonprofit organizations at...

Original post made on May. 2, 2012
Last comment by kate, on May 2, 2012 at 2:25 am | 1 comment | 1113 Views

ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

Supervisor candidates to speak at forum tonight

The seven candidates for the District 4 seat on the San Mateo County Board of Supervisors have been invited to answer questions...

Original post made on May. 3, 2012
Last comment by Pearl, on May 3, 2012 at 1:19 pm | 1 comment | 923 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

An ever-charming orphan

If you're a musical-theater nerd — er, connoisseur? — like me, you're probably very familiar with "Annie." Read...

Original post made on May. 4, 2012
Last comment by Martha, on May 4, 2012 at 1:46 am | 1 comment | 1198 Views

ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

Mobile apps help PTSD sufferers

Veterans with post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD) can now get help managing panic and depression from their phones. Read...

Original post made on May. 6, 2012
Last comment by david muss, on May 6, 2012 at 4:08 am | 1 comment | 1513 Views

SPORTS

Menlo baseball earns co-title with win over SHP

Senior righthander Freddy Avis threw a complete game, struck out seven batters and allowed one earned run to lead Menlo to...

Original post made on May. 7, 2012
Last comment by Freddysworld, on May 7, 2012 at 3:53 pm | 1 comment | 1025 Views

SPORTS

CCS finals a fitting finish for senior standouts

The Central Coast Section Swimming Championships is considered as one of the fastest meets in the nation, year in and out....

Original post made on May. 11, 2012
Last comment by Corey Levens, on May 11, 2012 at 2:29 pm | 1 comment | 1059 Views

SPORTS

Gunn girls splash to their first CCS swim title

Gunn High girls' swim coach Mark Hernandez twice found himself in unusual situations on Saturday at the 2012 Central Coast...

Original post made on May. 13, 2012
Last comment by Coach Dye, on May 13, 2012 at 3:37 am | 1 comment | 1427 Views

AROUND TOWN

Feature story: The hills are alive

Depending on how sentimental you are, California's summer hills are either invitingly, softly golden, or just brown. In Gary...

Original post made on May. 14, 2012
Last comment by anon, on May 14, 2012 at 5:18 pm | 1 comment | 1073 Views

SPORTS

Gunn's Lee pins down another wrestling title

==B Of local note== ==I Local rowers win, volleyball triumphs== Gunn High sophomore Cadence Lee placed first in the 108-pound...

Original post made on May. 16, 2012
Last comment by P, on May 16, 2012 at 1:20 pm | 1 comment | 1279 Views

SPORTS

Paly, Menlo begin CCS title defenses on Wednesday

Palo Alto and Menlo School will open defense of their respective titles on Wednesday when the Central Coast Section baseball...

Original post made on May. 16, 2012
Last comment by Freddysworldwejustlivinit, on May 16, 2012 at 2:21 pm | 1 comment | 1238 Views

AROUND TOWN

PUBLIC AGENDA: Funding infrastructure improvements; High-school graduation requirements

A preview of Palo Alto government meetings next week. Read the full story here http://www.paloaltoonline.com/news/show_story.php?id=25426...

Original post made on May. 18, 2012
Last comment by Bruce, on May 18, 2012 at 8:27 pm | 1 comment | 948 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Editor - why was my question as to keying in Gunn high removed?

I posted last night question asking if it is true that a car of a Gunn Jewish student was keyed? I mentioned that my (Jewish)...

Original post made by village fool on May. 19, 2012
Last comment by Just a guess, on May 19, 2012 at 9:07 am | 1 comment | 1143 Views

AROUND TOWN

Dumbarton Bridge to close May 25-29

The entire Dumbarton Bridge will be closed during Memorial Day weekend for seismic retrofit work, bridge officials announced....

Original post made on May. 20, 2012
Last comment by bike lane also closed, on May 20, 2012 at 11:56 am | 1 comment | 920 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Seeking single moms for story

I'm interested in pursuing a story for the Palo Alto Weekly about women in their late 30s, early 40s, choosing to have a...

Original post made by Carol Blitzer, assoc. ed., PAW on May. 22, 2012
Last comment by Sally, on May 22, 2012 at 3:07 pm | 1 comment | 889 Views

SPORTS

Two alums make '12 Olympic Games in men's rowing

==B Tuesday's Stanford roundup== ==I NCAA singles, doubles set to open == Stanford rowing alums David Banks ('05) and...

Original post made on May. 23, 2012
Last comment by chris burford, on May 23, 2012 at 11:07 am | 1 comment | 1047 Views

SPORTS

Stanford's Thacher wins ITA/Arthur Ashe Jr. Award

Stanford senior tennis standout Ryan Thacher has been named winner of the 2012 Men's ITA/Arthur Ashe Jr. Award for Leadership...

Original post made on May. 23, 2012
Last comment by Joel, on May 23, 2012 at 1:05 pm | 1 comment | 986 Views
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