County calls on Stanford to ramp up faculty housing
Stanford University may need to quadruple the number of housing units it has to produce for its employees under its ambitious... Last comment 8 hours ago | 18 comments
Pressure over college admissions 'out of control'
A multimillion-dollar college admissions bribery scandal that involved both Palo Alto area parents and hundreds of thousands... Last comment 11 hours ago | 35 comments
Local parents, Stanford coach indicted in college-admissions scandal
Numerous local parents and a Stanford University coach are among the dozens indicted in a nationwide college-admissions investigation... Last comment 2 hours ago | 97 comments
FPPC continues probe of Kniss' campaign
When the state Fair Political Practice Commission opened its probe into Palo Alto Councilwoman's Liz Kniss alleged campaign... Last comment 16 hours ago | 39 comments
An Alternative View
by Diana Diamond
Environmentalists will soon be fighting housing advocates over what to do with the SF Bay locally
Mar 18, 2019 | 2 comments
Short story writers wanted!
The 33rd 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 March 29. First, Second and Third Place prizes awarded in each category.
New Stanford artificial intelligence institute focuses on humanitarianism
Stanford University plans to tackle some of the world's most critical problems through its new Institute for Human-Centered Artificial Intelligence, which was formally ushered in through a daylong symposium on Monday. Monday, 8:40 PM
A birdie leads Gianna Inguagiato to golf title
Menlo School junior Gianna Inguagiato birdied the 21st hole to edge Pleasanton's Charlotte Ryoo in Sunday's championship match of the Juli Inkster Flight of the San Francisco City Golf Championship at Harding Park. Monday, 11:12 PM
The Wedding Guest
Since making his feature filmmaking debut with 1995's "Butterfly Kiss," Michael Winterbottom ("The Trip," "A Mighty Heart") has averaged a film a year. One might think of him as the English Steven Soderbergh: a prolific filmmaker whose work on the bi...... Read the full review
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