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Caught in the Crossfire

He peers out of the stucco house, loose-lipped and sunken-eyed. The man is rangy with tightly drawn, rusty skin and a fine shock of white hair. He pass...
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Visual Learners

I would not trust Jerry if I were you,” a student shouts. “He can’t do anything right.” Rachael Kaci, who teaches Palo Alto High School’s Academic Communication...
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Running to Safety

A Palo Alto resident runs through her neighborhood Going out for a run on a nice, quiet, dark night? Think again. Even in a city as safe as Palo Alto, assault...
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False Priority

PENNANT RACE: College applications can be extremely stressful, especially when they are completed in addition to school and outside activites. Why would a sch...
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Fan Kingdoms

I ascend countless steps in the Cinemark theater in San Francisco, a movie premiere pass hanging around my neck.  It’s the day before the big release of “Harry ...
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The Naked Truth

Lloyd Fishback is given little special attention while he enjoys the sun on San Francisco's Jane Warner Plaza. San Francisco nudist Lloyd Fishback conve...
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PAUSD Works

A PRIME EXAMPLE: Anish Haris, who believes in the strength of Paly’s student body, stands on the quad after a day of hard work at school. PALY PRIDE: Palo Alto...
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Got Holiday Spirit?

With the holidays approaching, everyone is getting ready to enjoy the holiday spirit. With this spirit comes traditions and Palo Alto High School is no excepti...
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I Work Out … At Home

I hold a plank during Jillian Michaels' level 2 "30 Day Shred" workout video. Lately, home workout Videos have been all the rage. Home fitness compan...