Frances Zhuang

Christmas Playlist

Sleigh Ride Leroy Anderson Art by Annie Zhou Jinglebell Rock Bobby Helms Let it Go Idina Menzel Peppermint Winter Owl City All I Want for Ch...

Highlight Memes of 2016

Spongegar: This meme, comprised of the iconic Spongebob character with a large brown muzzle, fangs, and a vexed expression, is often used to express disappoint...

Working for Wellness

As visitors enter the Tower Building at Palo Alto High School, the unexpected soothing sound of flowing water and the warm, familiar smell of herbal tea entices...

Death, Guns and Weed

One often overlooked feature of the transition into fall is that Americans receive their annual opportunity to influence state policy by voting on propositions....

Potential Promblems

For many, prom is the social event of the year, or of high school overall.  While many have suggestions, tips, or advice for prom, I am here to offer up a list ...

Is the California (Ave.) Dream Dying?

In the center of Palo Alto lies California Avenue, a street that has become home to many small businesses striving to make a name for themselves despite the cit...

Singing His Praises

Michael Najar’s forehead crinkles in concentration as he plays a melody on the grand piano. Najar, a choir teacher and instructional supervisor of the Visual an...

Palo Alto’s New Minimum Wage

  Forty hours at Round Table Pizza off of University Avenue and 30 hours at 7-Eleven on Waverly Street — in total, these 70 hours constitute an average ...