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Fresno State wide receiver Davante Adams, a redshirt sophomore wide receiver from Palo Alto High, has been named the winner of the 2013 Paul Warfield Award, the Touchdown Club of Columbus announced.
What's the best route to energy independence?
Should the federal government stop offering subsidized student loans?
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The board will hold a study session to discuss enrollment trends and plans to open a 13th elementary school in Palo Alto.
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Palo Alto adopted an ordinance Monday to require circuitry for charging electric vehicles in all newly built homes, a move aimed at helping make Palo Alto "the most electric-vehicle-friendly city in the world."
Lucile Packard Children's Hospital , out of room at its six-year-old specialty center in Los Gatos, has purchased a 63,000-square-foot medical complex in the West Valley for $24.5 million.
A minor driving a car struck a woman in her 30s as she was walking her child to school Tuesday morning, Dec. 10. Map courtesy of Google.
For those seeking work in Palo Alto - or those who are looking for a new job, or even a second job - here's a list of local job openings from indeed.com .
Author Betsy Franco and her son, artist Tom Franco, are on the same wavelength. Frequent collaborators, they're given to finishing each other's sentences.
Hot damn! Could Sriracha get any more popular? When it comes to the ubiquitous hot sauce, I'm as much a fan as the next girl.
MARK KITAOKA/CARLA BEFERA PUBLIC RELATIONS From left, Arielle Fishman, Emily Koch, Sharon Rietkerk and Julia Belanoff star as the March sisters in TheatreWorks' adapotation of "Little Women."
Stanford's football team may be grabbing all the headlines these days, but culture lovers have something to cheer about as well.
Image Caption: The fine detail in images of prominences in the sun's atmosphere from NASA's Interface Region Imaging Spectrometer - such as the red swirls shown here - are challenging the way scientists understand such events.
In a written statement issued Monday, Merrill Newman, of Palo Alto, Calif., said he tried to show that the words he read on the recording were not his own by emphasizing the apology's awkward phrasing and poor English grammar.
SAN FRANCISCO - The 85-year-old U.S. veteran who was detained for weeks by North Korea said Monday that the videotaped confession in which he apologized for killing North Koreans during the war was given involuntarily and under duress.
DoorDash , a meal-delivery start-up earning raves in Palo Alto and Mountain View , is hiring engineers, sales and customer service staff, plus delivery drivers, with a giant perk -- lunch, dinner, snacks and drinks are free! Launched in early 2013 by four tech-savvy Stanford University students, DoorDash is a logistics-focused outfit that delivers ... (more)
Surgeons use a grid of electrodes laid on a patient's brain. They record electrical activity and can deliver a tiny jolt.