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Guest opinion: California's plan to bring many students back to school for in-person learning in careful stages

In an op-ed, Stanford professor and California State Board of Education president Linda Darling-Hammond writes about why...

Original post made on Jan. 10, 2021
Last comment by Longtime Resident, on Jan 14, 2021 at 5:03 am | 7 comments | 3282 Views


Honors list: All-West Bay Athletic League soccer teams

Sacred Heart Prep's Liam Johnson and Kevin Box were honored by the West Bay Athletic League as Players of the Year in boys...

Original post made on May. 4, 2020
There are no comments yet. 4265 Views


Local tech companies' best defense against the coronavirus — work from home

In droves, leading Silicon Valley-based tech companies weathering the brewing storm of the new coronavirus have given their...

Original post made on Mar. 13, 2020
Last comment by write my dissertation, on Mar 13, 2020 at 2:55 am | 1 comment | 7291 Views


One detained for injuring co-worker at Palo Alto business

Police have detained a person suspected of attacking and injuring his co-worker on Wednesday afternoon at a Palo Alto business,...

Original post made on Dec. 11, 2019
Last comment by Mohammad, on Dec 12, 2019 at 7:28 am | 17 comments | 21698 Views


Guild Theatre to close Thursday

Landmark's Guild Theatre, a single-screen movie theater that's been in Menlo Park since 1924, is set to officially close...

Original post made on Sep. 24, 2019
Last comment by Mark Weiss, on Sep 24, 2019 at 12:00 pm | 3 comments | 3924 Views


A brilliant career

<B>1/2 (Aquarius) Read the full story here posted...

Original post made on Sep. 13, 2019
Last comment by CrescentParkAnon., on Sep 14, 2019 at 10:18 pm | 3 comments | 1132 Views


Stanford women ready to start soccer run to College Cup

The third-ranked Stanford women's soccer team (21-1-2 last season) opens its season with a difficult road trip to No. 6 Penn...

Original post made on Aug. 20, 2019
There are no comments yet. 2151 Views


SF Mime Troupe takes on 'Treasure Island'

The San Francisco Mime Troupe makes a repeat performance in Palo Alto this summer with its satirical, musical take on "Treasure...

Original post made on Jul. 31, 2019
Last comment by Mark Weiss, on Aug 1, 2019 at 10:27 pm | 3 comments | 2956 Views


Of local note: M-A grad into Santa Clara Hall of Fame

Menlo-Atherton and Santa Clara University grad Kevin Dunton will be inducted into the Santa Clara Athletic Hall of Fame on...

Original post made on May. 12, 2019
Last comment by Scott Garibaldi , on May 12, 2019 at 8:01 pm | 1 comment | 2365 Views


Council opens the door for new Hotel Parmani

Palo Alto paved the way on Monday night for the demolition of Hotel Parmani, a 36-room motel on El Camino Real, and its reincarnation...

Original post made on Apr. 2, 2019
Last comment by Realism, on Apr 2, 2019 at 1:49 pm | 5 comments | 5484 Views


'Dumbo' takes flight under Tim Burton

"Dumbo" is a strange beast, indeed. I don't mean the character of an elephant born with ears so big he can flap them and...

Original post made on Mar. 29, 2019
Last comment by like, really smart, on Mar 29, 2019 at 2:02 pm | 3 comments | 11219 Views


Another fine mess for 'Stan & Ollie'

"Stan & Ollie" focuses on the classic comedy duo's tour of the United Kingdom and Ireland in the early 1950s during a time...

Original post made on Feb. 4, 2019
Last comment by Jose M. Catasus, on Feb 4, 2019 at 12:45 pm | 1 comment | 5513 Views


Unlikely heroes ruled the movies in 2018

At the end of every year after the last films hit the big screen, most movie critics, including me, get asked, "So what did...

Original post made on Jan. 4, 2019
Last comment by buff, on Jan 4, 2019 at 12:08 pm | 1 comment | 7655 Views


Landmark Theaters bought by Cohen Media Group

Landmark Theaters, which includes the Aquarius Theatre in downtown Palo Alto and the Guild in Menlo Park, has been bought...

Original post made on Dec. 6, 2018
Last comment by Anon, on Dec 13, 2018 at 3:47 pm | 14 comments | 3553 Views


The Big Game is in a different category for Stanford's Shaw

After getting back on the winning track last week with a 48-17 victory over Oregon State, Stanford will need to continue...

Original post made on Nov. 16, 2018
Last comment by Old Blue, on Nov 16, 2018 at 9:28 am | 3 comments | 2860 Views


Facebook plans new bus stop to meet growing transit needs

Facebook is proposing to build a new bus stop to better accommodate the significant number of buses and trams it uses to...

Original post made on Nov. 1, 2018
Last comment by Resident, on Nov 1, 2018 at 1:30 pm | 4 comments | 17435 Views


Prep football preview: Palo Alto on the move under Gifford

Palo Alto High has a storied football tradition. The 2010 Vikings were the first Central Coast Section team to win a state...

Original post made on Aug. 10, 2018
There are no comments yet. 2996 Views


Stanford's McGorty shines in pro track and field debut

Stanford's NCAA champion Sean McGorty shattered his personal best in the 1,500 meters by nearly four seconds on the way to...

Original post made on Jul. 18, 2018
Last comment by famfanoz, on Jul 18, 2018 at 10:29 am | 1 comment | 2916 Views


'Chef Darren' to debut

"Chef Darren: The Challenge of Profound Deafness]," is Menlo Park filmmaker Dorothy Fadiman's latest work, a documentary...

Original post made on May. 24, 2018
Last comment by Caryn, on May 24, 2018 at 5:16 pm | 1 comment | 4684 Views


Locally produced documentary on Silicon Valley premieres

"Silicon Valley: The Untold Story," a documentary by Michael Schwarz and Kiki Kapany of Menlo Park, premieres on the Science...

Original post made on Mar. 19, 2018
Last comment by awatkins, on Mar 22, 2018 at 5:40 pm | 4 comments | 6223 Views
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