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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 | 6339 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 | 5996 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 | 3 comments | 8097 Views

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Are You Planning a Wedding?

Drop into the Main Library at 1213 Newell Rd. and visit the display of wedding books. You will find everything to help you...

Original post made by Kathy Shields on Feb. 15, 2012
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The next parenting bestseller "Bringing up Bebe"

I predict this will be the next parenting book everyone will be talking about. I have already read two separate articles...

Original post made by Parent on Jan. 25, 2012
There are no comments yet. 4351 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 | 9671 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 | 10042 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 | 7764 Views

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Kindle not elibrary compatible!

I'm shocked to learn that my Kindle is incompatible with the elibrary software. Will Amazon ever support e library books?...

Original post made by shocked in Silicon Vallley on Mar. 13, 2011
Last comment by palo alto mom, on Sep 21, 2011 at 2:26 pm | 11 comments | 6105 Views

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why does palo alto library not part of the santa clara county library

the county library has many more collections, newer books and multimedia material. I wonder why we are still holding...

Original post made by justwondering on Jul. 5, 2011
Last comment by Hmmm, on Jul 8, 2011 at 9:56 pm | 8 comments | 5087 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. 6880 Views

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Staying Healthy All The Way

..It will be a necessity all the time to get healthy and fit. So let us take good care of our body and health by knowing...

Original post made by hannah13 on May. 3, 2011
Last comment by Start with the libraries, on Jun 3, 2011 at 3:38 pm | 1 comment | 4691 Views

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Local Zen Master Talk and Book Signing on Saturday April 30th at 11 AM

Les is the abbot of the Kannon Do Zen Center on Rock Street in Mountain View. While studying and practicing Zen, he worked...

Original post made by Chi on Apr. 26, 2011
There are no comments yet. 4417 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 | 7277 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 | 5 comments | 6045 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 | 5343 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 | 5380 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 | 6114 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 | 6062 Views

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First they came for the hardcovers...

...and I didn't speak out because I didn't read hardcovers. http://www.telegraph.co.uk/technology/amazon/8288204/Amazon-Kindle-ebooks-outsell-paperbacks.html...

Original post made by bookwork on Jan. 31, 2011
Last comment by RegretfulKindleOwner, on Feb 1, 2011 at 3:34 am | 3 comments | 4237 Views
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