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SCHOOLS & KIDS

Palo Alto DNA-privacy case could have wide implications

An appeals case filed by a Palo Alto couple could have far-reaching impacts regarding whether personal medical information...

Original post made on Jan. 25, 2016
Last comment by David, on Sep 23, 2017 at 8:00 pm | 13 comments | 7332 Views

AROUND TOWN

Palo Alto commits funds to fight solo-driving

Palo Alto's drive to shift the commute patterns of downtown employees received a big boost this week, when the City Council...

Original post made on Sep. 20, 2017
Last comment by Online Name, on Sep 23, 2017 at 7:28 pm | 21 comments | 3400 Views

SPORTS

Gunn takes a football loss, Paly gains its first victory

Gunn High fell behind early and could not recover, falling to host Santa Clara, 62-18, in a SCVAL El Camino Division contest....

Original post made on Sep. 23, 2017
Last comment by paly football, on Sep 23, 2017 at 7:02 pm | 3 comments | 1489 Views

AROUND TOWN

Palo Alto slammed for lack of transparency on Arrillaga proposals

Palo Alto officials circumvented the public process and ignored the city's own policies about leasing of public land when...

Original post made on Jun. 20, 2014
Last comment by Abitarian, on Sep 23, 2017 at 6:23 pm | 75 comments | 12615 Views

AROUND TOWN

Execs from SAP, Hewlett Packard Enterprise to receive Athena awards

Jenny Dearborn, senior vice-president and chief learning officer for business-to-business software company SAP, has been...

Original post made on Sep. 22, 2017
Last comment by Novelera, on Sep 23, 2017 at 3:41 pm | 1 comment | 4221 Views

ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

Why leash laws? There are plenty of good reasons

As a lifelong South Bay resident and outdoor enthusiast, I treasure our community's public open spaces. One of my favorite...

Original post made on Sep. 15, 2017
Last comment by PAmom, on Sep 23, 2017 at 11:28 am | 72 comments | 4441 Views

AROUND TOWN

Stanford 12U qualifies for semifinals in Junior Olympics

The Stanford A 12U girls club water polo team advanced into Sunday's semifinal match of the USA National Junior Olympics...

Original post made on Sep. 23, 2017
Last comment by , on Sep 23, 2017 at 9:32 am | 1 comment | 942 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Renowned Stanford diving coach announces his retirement

Dr. Rick Schavone, one of the nation's premier diving instructors, announced his retirement Thursday after 36 seasons as...

Original post made on Sep. 23, 2017
There are no comments yet. 4563 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

Condos and townhouses approved for Compadres site

A building once renowned for enchiladas and margaritas will soon be demolished to make way for townhouses and condominiums...

Original post made on Sep. 19, 2017
Last comment by Jack G., on Sep 23, 2017 at 8:55 am | 21 comments | 6438 Views

MOVIES

Menlo College tabs Carrion to lead its baseball program

Menlo College Baseball announced the hiring of former Chico State assistant coach, John Carrion, to lead its program. Carrion...

Original post made on Sep. 23, 2017
There are no comments yet. 751 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Kim has Stanford women near top of golf tournament

==B Cardinal corner == Lauren Kim nearly posted a bogey-free opening round to lead the Stanford women's golf team Friday...

Original post made on Sep. 23, 2017
There are no comments yet. 1448 Views

BOOKS

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
There are no comments yet. 7391 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

Singing the praises of Noel, Menlo College track and field

Sophomore Elijah Noel punched his ticket to the NAIA National Championships with an A standard long jump leap of 23 feet,...

Original post made on Sep. 23, 2017
There are no comments yet. 1053 Views

BOOKS

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
There are no comments yet. 738 Views

ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

East Palo Alto 'top ten' fugitive arrested

The United States Marshals Service has arrested one of East Palo Alto's "top ten" fugitives, according to U.S. Marshal Federico...

Original post made on Sep. 23, 2017
There are no comments yet. 2288 Views

SPORTS

M-A offense flexing its offensive muscle; Paly looks for a win

It's the beginning of league play this week for Menlo-Atherton, Palo Alto and Gunn. Menlo School, Sacred Heart Prep and Woodside...

Original post made on Sep. 22, 2017
Last comment by concussions, on Sep 22, 2017 at 10:24 pm | 2 comments | 1040 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

Tanaka fined for campaign violations

Palo Alto City Councilman Greg Tanaka has agreed to pay $733 in fines after the California Fair Political Practices Commission...

Original post made on Sep. 11, 2017
Last comment by Me3, on Sep 22, 2017 at 7:00 pm | 105 comments | 5355 Views

MOVIES

Rachel Waiters' vocal homecoming

Singer Rachel Waiters will perform in concert Saturday, June 4, at Mt. Olive Missionary Baptist Church in East Palo Alto. Read...

Original post made on Sep. 22, 2017
There are no comments yet. 2114 Views

SPORTS

Stanford gains cross country transfer from Harvard

Courtney Smith, a two-time All-America distance runner at Harvard, will run for Stanford, beginning this fall. Smith is a...

Original post made on Sep. 22, 2017
There are no comments yet. 2134 Views

AROUND TOWN

A legacy of 'proving it'

On four- to six-hour conference calls, Jenny Dearborn, senior VP and chief learning officer at Palo Alto-based SAP, is almost...

Original post made on Sep. 22, 2017
Last comment by C, on Sep 22, 2017 at 11:57 am | 2 comments | 2554 Views
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