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  1. Hidden license-plate cameras captured two weeks of drive-by trafficRead the original story

    Tuesday Apr 15 | Almanac

    Radar-equipped vehicle-speed-monitoring trailers often seen along the side of the road in Portola Valley have been doing double duty recently: informing motorists of their forward velocity and taking photographs of their license plates.

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  2. Hidden license-plate cameras captured two weeks of drive-by trafficRead the original story

    Tuesday Apr 15 | Almanac

    Radar-equipped vehicle-speed-monitoring trailers often seen along the side of the road in Portola Valley have been doing double duty recently: informing motorists of their forward velocity and taking photographs of their license plates.

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  3. Montgomery calls it a career as a head hoops coachRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 1 | Almanac

    Former Stanford head coach and longtime Menlo Park resident Mike Montgomery, one of college basketball's all-time winningest coaches, has announced his retirement as head men's basketball coach at the University of California.

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  4. Menlo Park releases first phase of traffic study on Stanford projectRead the original story

    Tuesday Mar 18 | Almanac

    As with most projects in Menlo Park, there's good news, and bad news: The mixed-use complex Stanford University wants to build would add about a third less traffic overall than projected by the specific plan, but nearly six times as much to Middle Avenue, according to a preliminary report.

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  5. Menlo Park releases first phase of traffic study for Stanford projectRead the original story

    Tuesday Mar 18 | Almanac

    As with most projects in Menlo Park, there's good news, and bad news: The mixed-use complex Stanford University wants to build would add about a third less traffic overall than projected by the specific plan, but nearly six times as much to Middle Avenue, according to a preliminary report.

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  6. Saturday: Groundbreaking gala for Ronald McDonald HouseRead the original story

    Mar 17, 2014 | Almanac

    Ronald McDonald House at Stanford is expanding and is celebrating with a groundbreaking gala on Saturday, March 22, in a party tent at 520 Sand Hill Road in Palo Alto.

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  7. Biotech innovator Zaffaroni dies at 91Read the original story

    Mar 11, 2014 | Almanac

    Alejandro Zaffaroni, an innovator in biotechnology and drug delivery systems, died peacefully at home in Atherton on March 1 at age 91. Mr. Zaffaroni, a native of Montevideo, Uruguay, earned a bachelor's degree from the University of Montevideo in 1941.

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  8. Study: the downside of too much homeworkRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 10, 2014 | Almanac

    Denise Clark Pope, senior lecturer at the Stanford Graduate School of Education, found that too much homework has negative effects on student well-being and behavioral engagement.

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  9. Biotech innovator Alejandro Zaffaroni of Atherton dies at 91Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 5, 2014 | Almanac

    Alejandro Zaffaroni, an innovator in biotechnology and drug delivery systems, and generous humanitarian with close ties to Stanford, died peacefully at home in Atherton on March 1 at age 91. In 2006, Stanford established a $10 million financial aid program for Latin American students at Stanford to honor the Silicon Valley executive and his wife, ... (more)

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  10. Menlo Park: Softer defense rhetoric in lawsuit over crash that injured twinsRead the original story

    Mar 4, 2014 | Almanac

    A new tone appeared in the latest defense filings in a lawsuit over the car crash that pinned 6-year-old twin brothers against a downtown wall in Menlo Park.

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  11. Reactions to Menlo Park specific plan initiative varyRead the original story

    Mar 4, 2014 | Almanac

    Response from city officials and developers to a potential ballot initiative on the Menlo Park downtown/El Camino Real specific plan ranged from lukewarm to "let's talk about it."

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  12. Police CallsRead the original story

    Feb 25, 2014 | Almanac

    Someone fraudulently used the credit card of a resident of Greer Road to buy $20,500 worth of solar panels from an Oregon business and have the panels delivered to an address in Laredo, Texas.

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  13. Feature story: Road to recoveryRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 24, 2014 | Almanac

    Rotarian and art teacher Mary Helen Armstrong listens to veteran Mike Martin speak about how art and robotics has aided him in his stroke recovery at the VA Palo Alto Hospital center, on Feb. 5, 2014.

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  14. Stanford backs away from divisive Dish parking planRead the original story

    Feb 21, 2014 | Almanac

    The existing on-street parallel parking on Stanford Avenue would be removed from both sides of the street.

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  15. Cover story: More than a starRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 21, 2014 | Almanac

    Shirley Temple Black was much more than an internationally known child star who ruled the movie box office in the 1930s.

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  16. Stanford study finds Lyme disease widespread in open spacesRead the original story

    Feb 18, 2014 | Almanac

    Lyme disease is more widespread in Bay Area open spaces than previously thought, according to a new study released Thursday by Stanford University researchers.

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  17. Stanford study finds lyme disease widespread in open spacesRead the original story

    Feb 18, 2014 | Almanac

    Lyme disease is more widespread in Bay Area open spaces than previously thought, according to a new study released Thursday by Stanford University researchers.

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  18. Stanford Theatre remembers Shirley TempleRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 13, 2014 | Almanac

    Stanford Theatre in Palo Alto plans a special Shirley Temple film festival this weekend, showing six of her classics on Saturday and Sunday.

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  19. Stanford Theatre remembers Shirley TempleRead the original story

    Feb 12, 2014 | Almanac

    Stanford Theatre in Palo Alto plans a special Shirley Temple film festival this weekend, showing six of her classics on Saturday and Sunday.

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  20. Sunday: Parents sponsor Mandarin immersion informational eventRead the original story

    Feb 6, 2014 | Almanac

    Parents who are pushing for a Mandarin immersion program in the Menlo Park City School District have organized a film screening and panel discussion on the topic, scheduled for Sunday, Feb. 9, from 2 to 4 p.m. at the Menlo Park Library.

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