School district gears up for full-day preschool
In the latest move to improve early childhood education in the district, Mountain View Whisman school board members voted... Last comment on Mar 19, 2018 at 8:58 am | 10 comments
School district could ditch student transfers
A group of parents and school staffers are split on whether Mountain View Whisman School District should drop its long-standing... Last comment on Mar 19, 2018 at 8:53 pm | 19 comments
Stories of Hope
by Aldis Petriceks
Data and Compassion: Radical Tools in the Fight for Gun Control
Mar 19, 2018 | 6 comments
by Chandrama Anderson
Couples: “Everything is a gift of the universe . . .
Mar 16, 2018 | 0 comments
Short story writers wanted!
The 32nd Annual Palo Alto Weekly Short Story Contest is now accepting entries for Adult, Young Adult (15-17) and Teen (12-14) categories. Send us your short story (2,500 words or less) and entry form by April 6. First, Second and Third Place prizes awarded in each category.
Supervisors OK plan to honor women's suffrage
The Santa Clara County Board of Supervisors unanimously passed a motion for further conversation in April on a comprehensive plan dedicated to recognizing women's suffrage. Wednesday, 1:10 PM | 3 comments
One can see the wheels turning -- literally and figuratively -- in "Tomb Raider" as young adventurer Lara Croft frequently finds herself twisting some hand-held puzzle box, bike racing around London or turning the wheel of some ancient machinery to u...... Read the full review
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