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  1. Bay Area Lyme Foundation Hosting Benefit Music Festival in AthertonRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Sep 25 | Patch.com

    The Bay Area Lyme Foundation invites the community to a fun-filled music festival, " Hops & Harmony ", which will include several popular local bands and breweries, to raise awareness of Lyme disease locally. A Dutch Uncle Band -- "The Bay Area's favorite arbiter of the best cover tunes in rock history.

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  2. Palo Alto Faith Communities Join 'Campaign Nonviolence' WeekRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Sep 17 | Patch.com

    They will start popping up now in front of local congregations participating in a national "Week of Nonviolent Action" from September 20-28, with vigils, adult forums, speakers, films and even a peace picnic, all part of a effort to build a culture of peace. Campaign Nonviolence is a national movement that connects the dots between war and violence, poverty and oppression, climate change and environmental destruction, and insists that another world is possible, a world of peace, justice and ecological healing.

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  3. Stanford Professor Robert Schimke, A Pioneer in Biomedical Sciences, Dies At 81Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Sep 15 | Patch.com

    Robert Tod Schimke, professor emeritus of biology at Stanford, was creative, unpretentious, irreverent, critical and supportive, often all at the same time. Colleagues say that each of those qualities helped him make some of the most important discoveries and contributions to modern cell biology and genetics, while also being a fantastic mentor to dozens of young scientists.

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  4. A Private Art Collection Becomes A Stanford Collection On SundayRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Sep 15 | Patch.com

    Mary Margaret 'Moo' Anderson speaks with technicians during the hanging of the collection. This weekend Stanford will officially become home toa the core of the Anderson Collection, one of the world's most outstanding private assemblies of post-World War II American art.

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  5. Stanford Police Seeking Witnesses to Campus AssaultRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Sep 13 | Patch.com

    Stanford police are seeking information about an assault that happened on Friday, Aug. 29, at approximately 9:11 p.m. An unidentified male struck a female in the face with an unknown object - possibly a baton or flashlight. At the time of the attack, the victim was walking westbound on the path adjacent to Campus Drive and was just east of the intersection of Campus Drive and Palm Drive.

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  6. Palo Alto Library Receives $5,000 GrantRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Sep 11 | Patch.com

    The Palo Alto City Library is pleased to announce that it has been awarded a $5,000 grant from Cal Humanities for its 2014 California Reads initiative. California Reads is a competitive grant program of Cal Humanities and provides a springboard to think about and discuss ideas using thought-provoking books about issues that are of importance to our state.

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  7. Traffic Alert: Stanford Football This WeekendRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Sep 12 | Patch.com

    The Stanford Football season continues this Saturday, with a game against the Army Black Knights. Kickoff is at 2:00 p.m. Expect heavy traffic on Embarcadero Road, El Camino Real, Sand Hill Road, and surrounding streets.

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  8. Weekend Traffic Advisories: Moonlight Run and Stanford Football in Palo AltoRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Sep 5 | Patch.com

    Here are two weekend events that will have an impact on traffic in Palo Alto: 1) On Friday night, the 30th Annual Moonlight Run & Walk comes to the Palo Alto Baylands! The first race starts at 7:00 p.m., and departs from the Baylands Athletic Center at 1900 Geng Road. Expect more traffic than usual at the intersection of Embarcadero Road and East Bayshore Road as we shut portions of the area down for the race participants.

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  9. Retired Teacher and Principal and School Secretary at Moldaw...Read the original story w/Photo

    Aug 27, 2014 | Patch.com

    This time of year most everyone is right in the middle of "back-to-school" madness.

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  10. Stanford Professor Confirmed as State Supreme Court JusticeRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 28, 2014 | Patch.com

    Stanford University law professor Mariano-Florentino Cuellar was unanimously confirmed to a post on the California Supreme Court by a state commission at a hearing in San Francisco this morning.

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  11. Stanford's New Lathrop Library Ready for Sept. 15 OpeningRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 27, 2014 | Patch.com

    When Stanford's spacious new East Asia Library opens its doors in mid-September, it will finally have the space - and many lighted glass cabinets - to display precious materials from its vast Chinese, Japanese and Korean collections that have long been in storage.

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  12. Stanford Names New Dean for Religious LifeRead the original story

    Jul 21, 2014 | Patch.com

    The Very Rev. Dr. Jane Shaw, dean of Grace Cathedral in San Francisco, has been named dean for religious life at Stanford University, Provost John Etchemendy announced today.

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  13. In Memory: David Halliburton, Stanford Professor Emeritus of English...Read the original story

    Jul 12, 2014 | Patch.com

    BY TANU WAKEFIELD The Humanities at Stanford / STANFORD NEWS SERVICE David Garland Halliburton, professor emeritus of English, died June 2 after a long battle with Parkinson's disease.

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  14. Expert in Late Greek Philosophy, Stanford Professor Emeritus Michael Wigodsky Passes AwayRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 10, 2014 | Patch.com

    BY SHARA TONN STANFORD NEWS SERVICE Stanford Professor Emeritus Michael Wigodsky, 78, passed away from cancer in his Mountain View home on May 9. An expert in early Latin literature and later Greek philosophy, Wigodsky spent his academic career in the classics.

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  15. Contract Negotiations Underway for Union Workers at StanfordRead the original story

    Jul 9, 2014 | Patch.com

    From STANFORD NEWS SERVICE: Representatives from Stanford University and SEIU Higher Education Workers Local 2007 began negotiations July 1 on a new contract, using an "interest-based" collaborative approach that focuses on creating effective solutions for both parties.

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  16. Missing Person Alert: Woman, 70s, Left on Foot from College Terrace NeighborhoodRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 9, 2014 | Patch.com

    News alert from the Palo Alto Police Department: We need your help to locate this woman in her 70s, who walked away from her family's home in the 2200 block of Harvard Street in the College Terrace neighborhood this morning at 8:15 a.m. Motoko Higashiyama is visiting from Japan for only this week, and is unfamiliar with the neighborhood.

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  17. Heads Up! Several Summer Construction Projects Underway at StanfordRead the original story

    Jun 30, 2014 | Patch.com

    BY KATHLEEN J. SULLIVAN This summer, construction activity is expected to increase all over campus as Stanford begins transforming the Old Chemistry Building into the Science Teaching and Learning Center, renovating Roble Gymnasium and erecting the Panama Mall Office Building.

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  18. Stanford Jazz Workshop Gives Middle, High Schools Students A Start In Jazz, 'Innovative' MindsetRead the original story

    Jun 27, 2014 | Patch.com

    News release from the Stanford Jazz Festival/Stanford Jazz Workshop: Yale Alumnae Meklit will perform Friday at Stanford Jazz Festival.

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  19. Campus Grieving Death of Stanford SeniorRead the original story

    Jun 17, 2014 | Patch.com

    By Stanford News Service: The Stanford family is grieving the death of senior Xavier Leyva-Quintana, 22, who was found unresponsive Sunday in his room at his residence, Xanadu.

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  20. Week in Review: Tear-Jerker Dad's Day; Most Generous Stanford Donation; Clay & Glass Date; Brush FireRead the original story

    Jun 15, 2014 | Patch.com

    The Best Father's Day Gift Ever . How "ordinary" father-son relationships transform to the extraordinary.

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