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Ching Chong Chinaman (City Lights Theater, San Jose)

Here's a review of a a stage production in San Jose. It starts with the Wongs, a Chinese American family from Palo Alto........

Original post made by Interesting on Feb. 6, 2013
Last comment by Not an issue, on Feb 7, 2013 at 5:01 pm | 5 comments | 2446 Views


A passion for fashion

Mary Kennedy struts the catwalk in the "1930's schoolgirl" inspired outfit she designed and made during a two-week session...

Original post made on Jul. 29, 2009
Last comment by Dad, on Sep 1, 2009 at 10:48 am | 3 comments | 2446 Views


2011 Photo Contest: Worth a thousand words

As they have for the past 20 years, local photographers this spring submitted the best that their portfolios have to offer...

Original post made on Jun. 3, 2011
Last comment by Dennis, on Jun 3, 2011 at 11:14 am | 1 comment | 2446 Views


EPA police seek witnesses to Feb. 7 shooting

An East Palo Alto police captain said Thursday the department is continuing to search for witnesses and clues to last month's...

Original post made on Mar. 6, 2009
Last comment by P.A. Native, on Mar 6, 2009 at 2:11 pm | 2 comments | 2445 Views


Second assault reported in downtown Palo Alto

A woman sleeping near a downtown Palo Alto sidewalk was beaten by a man during a robbery attempt early Sunday morning, Dec....

Original post made on Dec. 4, 2012
Last comment by Pearl, on Dec 5, 2012 at 7:35 pm | 16 comments | 2445 Views


Cardinal women achieve a measure of revenge in tennis

==B Sunday's Stanford roundup == Stanford junior Mallory Burdette can take some satisfaction in her straight-set victory...

Original post made on Feb. 13, 2012
Last comment by Joel, on Feb 13, 2012 at 11:16 am | 1 comment | 2445 Views


Liang, Howe close out standout swimming careers at CCS finals

Andrew Liang and Ally Howe have a lot in common as they head into their final Central Coast Section Swimming and Diving Championships...

Original post made on May. 19, 2014
Last comment by Noel, on May 19, 2014 at 7:11 am | 1 comment | 2445 Views


Stanford wins low-income-housing design challenge


Original post made on Aug. 26, 2008
Last comment by An Observer, on Aug 26, 2008 at 10:53 pm | 2 comments | 2445 Views


Poor air quality forces another Spare the Air alert

The Bay Area Air Quality Management District has announced that today, July 12, will be another "Spare the Air" day. Today's...

Original post made on Jul. 12, 2012
Last comment by pollution, on Jul 12, 2012 at 8:52 am | 2 comments | 2445 Views


Palo Alto and Stanford reach stop-gap deal for fire protection

With the contract dispute between Palo Alto and Stanford University over fire services dragging into its fourth year, the...

Original post made on Dec. 22, 2016
Last comment by Billiam, on Dec 24, 2016 at 1:43 pm | 5 comments | 2444 Views


Edison transfers East Palo Alto charter school

Despite management changes, students at East Palo Alto's high-performing Edison Brentwood Academy will notice few if any...

Original post made on May. 18, 2010
Last comment by mutti, on May 24, 2010 at 7:21 pm | 5 comments | 2444 Views


Palo Alto police investigate business burglaries

Palo Alto police are increasing patrols in business areas after a string of nighttime burglaries has resulted in the loss...

Original post made on Jul. 19, 2010
Last comment by carlito ways, on Jul 20, 2010 at 11:04 am | 3 comments | 2444 Views


Paly's football success in 2010 draws attention of '06 state finalist team

The last time Nick Goodspeed walked into the Home Depot Center in Carson, he was wearing a white Palo Alto High football...

Original post made on Dec. 17, 2010
Last comment by Mark Stevens, on Dec 17, 2010 at 11:10 pm | 7 comments | 2444 Views


Guest Opinion: A 'how-not-to' book on avoiding life-or-death crises in the wilderness

Back in my 20s, a group of us would make a yearly trek up Half Dome, sometimes with training, sometimes not so much. After...

Original post made on Jun. 26, 2009
Last comment by Anonymous, on Jun 28, 2009 at 8:03 am | 3 comments | 2444 Views



The OAS is now expelling Honduras because its democratically elected Congress, and Supreme Court, are trying to stick with...

Original post made by Perspective on Jul. 5, 2009
Last comment by update, on Dec 21, 2009 at 6:58 pm | 35 comments | 2444 Views


Stanford joins universities in challenging Trump's travel ban

An amicus brief filed in federal court on Monday by Stanford University and 16 other universities argues that President Donald...

Original post made on Feb. 14, 2017
Last comment by Wingnut Alert!, on Feb 15, 2017 at 12:58 pm | 7 comments | 2444 Views


Battle over Alma Plaza's future resumes tonight

After 14 public hearings spanning more than two years, John McNellis' effort to redevelop Alma Plaza could hit a crucial...

Original post made on Jan. 26, 2009
Last comment by Mayfield Child, on Jan 27, 2009 at 12:13 am | 15 comments | 2444 Views


Palo Alto set to rule on major changes to Edgewood Plaza

The dilapidated Edgewood Plaza in Palo Alto would undergo a major transformation, including 10 new homes and a Fresh Market...

Original post made on Mar. 19, 2012
Last comment by Jim_H, on Sep 6, 2012 at 11:23 am | 7 comments | 2444 Views


Here come the auditors

Santa Clara County employee Kam Johal looked skyward last Friday, peering at the lights in Integrity Capital on Forest Avenue...

Original post made on Mar. 28, 2009
Last comment by Kate, on Mar 29, 2009 at 9:46 am | 2 comments | 2443 Views


Menlo Park man killed by train Sunday identified

The San Mateo County Coroner's Office has identified the man killed by a southbound train in Menlo Park on Sunday (Sept....

Original post made on Sep. 13, 2010
Last comment by Anon., on Sep 14, 2010 at 3:02 pm | 10 comments | 2443 Views
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2017 guide to summer camps

Looking for something for the kids to do this summer, learn something new and have fun? The 2017 Summer Camp Guide features local camps for all ages and interests.

Find Camps Here