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Stanford, California is located in Santa Clara County. Zip codes in Stanford, CA include 94305, and 94309. The median home price in Stanford is $1,588,000 which is roughly $1,011/per square foot. More Stanford information.

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3 hrs ago | Palo Alto Weekly

Historic Professorville home to be lifted and rotated

Prospective owners are seeking city permission to rotate this 112-year-old Professorville house 90 degrees and to restore the house and grounds.

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8 hrs ago | EurekAlert!

Calcium and reproduction go together

Stanford, CA-Everyone's heard of the birds and the bees. But that old expression leaves out the flowers that are being fertilized.

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Thu Aug 21, 2014

Inside Bay Area

Bonny Zanardi: Lordier finds beauty in the California landscape

New pastel paintings by Millbrae artist Kim Lordier are presented in "Chasing Beauty," an exhibit on view through Oct. 19 at James J. Rieser Fine Art in Carmel.

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The Stranger

Stanford Student Compares Rape to Bicycle Theft

This Bloomberg story by John Lauerman and Jennifer Surane about sexual assault and hook-up culture on college campuses contains the worst two paragraphs I've read all day: Some men feel that too much responsibility for preventing sexual assault has been put on their shoulders , said Chris Herries, a senior at Stanford University.

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The Washington Post

Hook-Up Culture at Harvard, Stanford Wanes Amid Assault Alarm

As former social chair of the Sigma Chi fraternity at Harvard University, Malik Gill wants to appear especially welcoming to girls who come to the house for parties.

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Stanford

library unveils punk poster art collection

Posters in Stanford's collection of punk rock art, housed in Green Library, reflect the Bay Area's musical and cultural history of the 1970s and '80s.

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Wed Aug 20, 2014

SFGate

(left to right) Noemi Berkowitz, Sarah Gage, Weston Gaylord, Dante Belletti

Noemi Berkowitz , Sarah Gage, Weston Gaylord and Dante Belletti star in Stanford Repertory Theater's version of Orson Welles' radio drama "War of the Worlds," which shocked listeners in 1938.

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PhysOrg Weblog

Exercise may protect older women from irregular heartbeat

Increasing the amount or intensity of physical activity can cut the chances of older women developing a life-threatening irregular heartbeat, according to new research in the Journal of the American Heart Association .

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expert describes how U.S., China can avoid conflict

Meetings like this one in 2012 between President Obama and Chinese leader Xi Jinping can ease tensions between the two nations if leaders promote healthy interactions, according to Karl Eikenberry of Stanford's Freeman Spogli Institute for International Studies.

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San Diego CityBEAT

Assessing prison realignment

Former customs agent got more than seven years for smuggling drugs and people into the U.S., but mysterious events are raising questions about the government's prosecution This past Sunday, both U-T San Diego and the Los Angeles Times published stories about the effects of recent prison-policy changes in California.

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Tue Aug 19, 2014

Contra Costa Times

Laser surgery shows promise in halting seizures in epilepsy sufferers

More than 10 years of battling epilepsy will do that to a person who never knows when the next seizure will strike.

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San Diego Source

There's plenty we don't know about the drought

We know a fair amount about the drought that has now afflicted California for about three years: It has been the driest period since record keeping began in the 19th century.

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Stanford

A gentle reminder - and guidelines - from Stanford Recycling

Coffee cups like these aren't recyclable and end up in Stanford's trash cans by the thousands every day.

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Stanford

Congressional staffers learn about cybersecurity at Stanford boot camp

It is no easy challenge. That's what the participants at the Congressional Staff Cyber Boot Camp heard on the first day of a program that runs through Wednesday.

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Stanford

scholar sees failure as key element of success for famous American authors

In his latest book, Stanford Professor Gavin Jones analyzes theories of failure as portrayed in works of Poe, Twain and others.

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Wall Street Journal

The Daily Startup: Riskified Raises $4M to Fight...

Riskified has raised another $4 million from insiders for its e-commerce fraud-fighting software, Deborah Gage reports for VentureWire.

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SF Appeal

Haywood Gilliam Nominated for U.S. District Court by Obama

A former federal prosecutor and current law firm partner was nominated by President Barack Obama today to serve on the San Francisco-based U.S. District Court for Northern California.

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The Campbell Reporter

Fritsch falls in 18s final of Junior Grand Prix Invitational

Ovi Fritsch, a senior at Los Altos High School, lost in the 18-and-under boys singles final of the NorCal Junior Grand Prix Invitaional tennis tournament at Stanford on Sunday.

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Mon Aug 18, 2014

The Star Online

Trouble sleeping: a warning sign of suicide in older adults

In a new study, people age 65 and older who reported trouble sleeping were more likely to commit suicide than those who slept well.

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course gives students just 10 weeks to design, build and fly tiny 'rescue' aircraft

Standing at the edge of an isolated field, Peter Blake dropped a few bits of dried grass to check the wind before giving the signal to launch the small, computer-controlled aircraft that he and seven other students built for a course at Stanford School of Engineering.

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