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SCHOOLS & KIDS

Stanford breaks national fundraising record

Stanford University last year became the nation's first university to raise more than $1 billion in a single year, according...

Original post made on Feb. 20, 2013
Last comment by Stanford Applicant, on Feb 21, 2013 at 4:48 am | 5 comments | 2489 Views

SPORTS

Gunn Defeats Mills Moves to Semis Basketball

For the first time since 1981, the Gunn Boys' Basketball team will be in the Central Coast Section Playoffs as they defeated...

Original post made by Sports Reporter on Mar. 1, 2009
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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 | 2489 Views

AROUND TOWN

Castilleja students win $30K to design phone app

Four Castilleja School students have won $30,000 in venture capital to develop a new app for the Google Nexus One Phone. Read...

Original post made on Apr. 28, 2010
Last comment by Riann, on Apr 28, 2010 at 10:47 am | 1 comment | 2489 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Fairmeadow PTA Endorses Library Bond Measure

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Original post made by Len Filppu on Sep. 4, 2008
Last comment by hahaha, on Sep 17, 2008 at 10:16 am | 25 comments | 2488 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Cell & Cordless Phone Dangers - Lurking in WiFi too?

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Original post made by Concerned about my kids\' health on Sep. 21, 2008
Last comment by Array, on Sep 22, 2008 at 12:04 pm | 7 comments | 2488 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

How do the homeschoolers deal with math curriculum?

I would like to find out if the homeschoolers in our community use math tutors, online resources, parents, or any other ways...

Original post made by LT on Apr. 29, 2009
Last comment by Afterschooling Math, on Apr 29, 2009 at 7:14 pm | 1 comment | 2488 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Bicyclist down on Foothill at Arastradero on Sept 15

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Original post made by GunnParent on Sep. 15, 2008
Last comment by Inquiring minds, on Sep 15, 2008 at 9:21 pm | 1 comment | 2488 Views

ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

World Bank report: Biofuels have forced global food prices up by 75%

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Original post made by Jarred on Jul. 5, 2008
Last comment by Walter E. Wallis, on Jul 6, 2008 at 6:30 am | 3 comments | 2488 Views

ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

Designed for safety

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Original post made on Oct. 22, 2008
Last comment by Walter_E_Wallis, on Oct 23, 2008 at 2:38 am | 2 comments | 2488 Views

ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

Election Protection and Election dishonor

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Original post made by Alice Schaffer Smith on Oct. 25, 2008
Last comment by The Real Sharon, on Oct 26, 2008 at 9:42 am | 16 comments | 2488 Views

ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

Calling for equality by candlelight

People opposed to the passage of Proposition 8, which bans same-sex marriage in California, gather for a candlelight vigil...

Original post made on Nov. 11, 2008
Last comment by No on 8, on Nov 14, 2008 at 6:33 am | 38 comments | 2488 Views

AROUND TOWN

Residents celebrate Obama over breakfast

The former site of the Obama headquarters in Palo Alto remains empty, a "for lease" sign taped to the window, but a block...

Original post made on Jan. 20, 2009
Last comment by Alice Smith, on Jan 23, 2009 at 12:04 am | 3 comments | 2488 Views

AROUND TOWN

Woman killed Thursday had been Stanford prof

The Santa Clara County Coroner's office has identified the woman who was struck and killed by a train the morning of Aug....

Original post made on Aug. 30, 2013
Last comment by not easy, on Aug 30, 2013 at 1:55 pm | 1 comment | 2488 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

Palo Alto police launch texting tip line

A new anonymous tip line that allows police to receive cell phone text messages and e-mail communications from the public...

Original post made on Feb. 5, 2010
Last comment by cc, on Feb 10, 2010 at 5:57 am | 9 comments | 2487 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Youth Opinion: Debunking the myths of Gunn sports

BY KEVIN ZHANG In Palo Alto, the Bay Area or even the nation, Henry M. Gunn High School is known for high-achieving...

Original post made by Worth a read on Apr. 23, 2010
Last comment by One Parent, on May 4, 2010 at 12:46 pm | 11 comments | 2487 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Man pleads not guilty in assault on cabbie

A 31-year-old Burlingame man charged with a hate crime after he allegedly beat an East-Indian man at a Palo Alto gas station...

Original post made on Feb. 12, 2009
Last comment by Henry, on May 16, 2009 at 3:44 am | 14 comments | 2487 Views

ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

Democrats Made No Room on Abortion

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Original post made by sharon on Aug. 26, 2008
Last comment by Perspective, on Aug 28, 2008 at 3:57 pm | 11 comments | 2487 Views

AROUND TOWN

The Palo Alto Weekly is looking for extraordinary volunteers

The Palo Alto Weekly is planning a cover story featuring some of the unsung volunteers in the community. I’m looking for...

Original post made by Emilie Doolittle on Feb. 9, 2009
Last comment by stock trader, on Feb 10, 2009 at 6:15 am | 1 comment | 2487 Views

AROUND TOWN

Council backs new roadmap for Project Safety Net

Project Safety Net, a Palo Alto coalition formed in 2009 in response to a cluster of teenager suicides, will have a new leader,...

Original post made on Jun. 16, 2015
Last comment by School Bell California, on Jun 17, 2015 at 6:19 pm | 1 comment | 2487 Views
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