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Storm causes power outage, minor pooling of water

Despite local agencies' warnings that a storm Wednesday could cause flash floods and dangerous winds, Palo Alto weathered...

Original post made on Jan. 16, 2019
Last comment by musical, on Jan 17, 2019 at 8:04 pm | 9 comments | 4021 Views

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Cardinal women on watch list for soccer's Hermann Trophy

Menlo School grad Jaye Boissiere and Sacred Heart Prep grad Tierna Davidson are among five Stanford women's soccer players...

Original post made on Aug. 12, 2018
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Palo Alto chided for 'bad faith' negotiations with utility workers

The city of Palo Alto failed to negotiate in "good faith" during its extended contract talks with a recently formed labor...

Original post made on Aug. 2, 2018
Last comment by Peninsula Commuter, on Aug 9, 2018 at 2:31 pm | 31 comments | 6212 Views

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Crossroads Community Church offers respite

Sacred Space Coworking at Crossroads Community Church in Palo Alto offers a place for building relationships, working and...

Original post made on Jul. 27, 2018
Last comment by Marie, on Jul 27, 2018 at 11:31 am | 2 comments | 6667 Views

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Webcast: Bad Blood: Book exposes Theranos' alleged fraud

Weekly journalists discuss a new book that unveils the alleged fraud by Theranos' former CEO Elizabeth Holmes and former...

Original post made on Jul. 18, 2018
Last comment by Curmudgeon, on Jul 19, 2018 at 4:57 pm | 4 comments | 7098 Views

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Palo Alto football: A new chapter unfolding this fall

Palo Alto grad Nelson Gifford is set to write a new chapter for the Vikings football program this fall. It's a challenge...

Original post made on Jul. 19, 2018
Last comment by Clipping Path, on Jul 19, 2018 at 2:25 pm | 1 comment | 3833 Views

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Art + live music

The Pacific Art League's current exhibition, "The Great American West," features landscapes celebrating the beauty of the...

Original post made on Jul. 16, 2018
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[email protected] tours 'Creative Capitals'

This year's [email protected] festival takes audiences on a musical voyage to seven European cultural hubs, featuring chamber music...

Original post made on Jul. 16, 2018
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Was the Stanford Prison Experiment a sham? A Q&A with the writer who exposed the celebrated study

In his sharply-reported article, "The Lifespan of a Lie," journalist Ben Blum lays out why the Stanford Prison Experiment...

Original post made on Jul. 1, 2018
Last comment by placebo effect, on Jul 5, 2018 at 11:43 am | 7 comments | 12120 Views

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'Breaking the silence' on youth mental health

A group of local high school students have penned a book that documents anecdotes and advice on mental health from both themselves...

Original post made on Jun. 12, 2018
Last comment by creating mental helath, on Jun 14, 2018 at 8:52 am | 5 comments | 6610 Views

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Home front: design workshop; art fair; Mother's Day bouquet

A roundup of local home and garden news and events, including a design workshop and Mountain View's art fair. Read the full...

Original post made on May. 7, 2018
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In sickness and in health

The intersection of medicine, ethics and existentialism, which forms the basis for the new play "Homo Ex Machina," is of...

Original post made on Apr. 25, 2018
Last comment by Yer_Gramma, on Apr 27, 2018 at 11:54 pm | 5 comments | 4651 Views

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Book Talk

<B><B>SILICON VALLEY'S 'SOPHIA'...</B> Read the full story here https://www.paloaltoonline.com/print/story/2018/03/16/book-talk...

Original post made on Mar. 19, 2018
Last comment by Constance L. Vincent, on Mar 19, 2018 at 10:28 am | 1 comment | 1458 Views

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Cardinal corner: Men earn victories in several sports

The second-ranked Stanford men's gymnastics team opened the season with an impressive showcase with a dominant 402.150 team...

Original post made on Jan. 14, 2018
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A pacifist's first-hand look at war

Pvt. Ned Crawford never aspired to serve in the military or fight in a war. But while working as a telephone lineman and...

Original post made on Nov. 24, 2017
Last comment by Lora Smith, on Nov 25, 2017 at 6:56 pm | 2 comments | 2411 Views

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First Person: A conversation with David Kelley, founder of IDEO and Stanford d.school

David Kelley, founder of IDEO and the Stanford d.school talks with First Person host Lisa Van Dusen about his mission to...

Original post made on Nov. 5, 2017
Last comment by Andy, on Nov 7, 2017 at 4:22 pm | 3 comments | 7841 Views

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Start-up incubator opens downtown

Running a fledgling start-up company out of a garage may sound romantic, but local entrepreneur Saeed Amidi has a different...

Original post made on Sep. 23, 2017
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A&E Digest

<B><B>ART CENTER AWARDED $88,000 ... </B>Thanks to a grant from the <B>Institute of Museum and Library Services</B>, the...

Original post made on Sep. 23, 2017
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Second half rally lifts UCLA past Stanford in MPSF water polo

Top-ranked and regular-season champion UCLA scored three unanswered goals in the second half to beat No. 2 Stanford 6-3 in...

Original post made on Sep. 4, 2017
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Behind the Headlines: summer movies preview

On this week's Behind the Headlines, movie critic Peter Canavese joins the Weekly's Gennady Sheyner and Anna Medina for a...

Original post made on Aug. 14, 2017
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