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What’s in a Home?

As a city gal of the 21st century, I have always been jealous of Laura Ingalls Wilder and her little house on the prairie. Of course, I know that I’m lucky to l...

The Ultimate Sport

Ghenki Okumoto straddles in at attempt to block Allen Zheng’s throw during an ultimate practice on the Paly football field. Senior Allen Zheng stretche...
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Curfew and Far Between

It's just after midnight, a misty Tuesday morning on the streets of our fair city. Lamppost lights flicker and a horn blares in the distance, only to be silence...

Women of the Valley

Ann Lewnes recalls, at age 25, being offered a promotion at a previous company — but with a salary significantly less than that of her male predecessor. She had...
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Paly Rocks

A group of students steps up to the senior deck. It’s the start of lunch and classmates begin to fill the quad. The group dubbed “Paly Rocks Club” prepares to s...

Aiding the Community with Ada’s Cafe

Kathleen Foley-Hughes speaks with a co-worker after receiving her Local Heroes award at the Midpeninsula Community Media Center for excellence in the community ...
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Rescinding

As the prospect of leaving Paly for good draws nearer for the Seniors, another prospect also sometimes looms for seniors: having admission at the “dream college...

Riekes Center Offers Community Learning

A boy prepares to throw a football on the basketball courts inside the center. A small group of boys crowds into the parking lot of the Riekes Center f...

The Bullies Beyond the Playground

Late on Jan. 27, 2013 Palo Alto High School students experienced an unexpected incident of bullying. Using a Tumblr blog named “Palo Alto Gossip Girl,” an anony...