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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. ...

Visual Learners

Hard at Work: Rachael Kaci starts her fifth period class off with a presentation. In her first year as a high school teacher, Kaci is the sole teacher for Acade...

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, ...

False Priority

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

Fan Kingdoms

Devoted fans of The Hunger Games trilogy flocked to the movie theaters in March 2012. I ascend countless steps in the Cinemark theater in San Francisco...
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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 ...

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.   ...

Got Holiday Spirit?

Junior Megan Rohrer sings during a madrigals practice. Photo by Charu Srivastava   With the holidays approaching, everyone is getting ready to enjoy th...

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. Hom...