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Attorneys + art

Palo Alto artist Florence de Bretagne has a team of lawyers backing her up as she creates six big murals at a local school. No, there are no legal issues; these...

Original post made by Rebecca Wallace on Apr. 19, 2013
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'Palo Alto Forest? seeks new digs

Wanted: a new home for a Palo Alto forest. That is, the collection of photos on glass, hung with wood, wire and acrylic, known as the art installation "The Palo...

Original post made by Rebecca Wallace on Apr. 3, 2013
There are no comments yet. 765 Views

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Stronger Than Expected Job Growth in Bay Area and State

California's job growth was stronger than previously reported. The stronger gains are seen throughout the state. Moreover, the upward revision in state job totals...

Original post made by Steve Levy on Mar. 23, 2013
Last comment by stephen levy, on Mar 31, 2013 at 11:56 am | 18 comments | 22220 Views

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Stronger Than Expected Job Growth in Bay Area and State

California's job growth was stronger than previously reported. The stronger gains are seen throughout the state. Moreover, the upward revision in state job totals...

Original post made by Steve Levy on Mar. 23, 2013
Last comment by stephen levy, on Mar 31, 2013 at 11:56 am | 18 comments | 2741 Views

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The Skin I'm In

Hello! This writing came out of an assignment for students to write about something that they feel passionately about. The perspective below is a reflection on...

Original post made by Ms. Jenson on Mar. 29, 2013
Last comment by L Romaine Brown, on Mar 29, 2013 at 10:44 pm | 2 comments | 4046 Views

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To Infinity, and Beyond!

I was recently engrossed in a National Geographic magazine about exploration. In the course of a few thousand words and pictures, I journeyed with some of the bravest,...

Original post made by Ms. Jenson on Mar. 19, 2013
Last comment by James, on Mar 29, 2013 at 6:21 am | 2 comments | 5434 Views

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Ad Libs: Harp flash mob!

On this past day of St. Pat, green-wearing, harp-playing musicians suddenly swarmed audience members heading for a show by the California Pops Orchestra at Foothill...

Original post made by Rebecca Wallace on Mar. 19, 2013
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Ad Libs: Harp flash mob!

On this past day of St. Pat, green-wearing, harp-playing musicians suddenly swarmed audience members heading for a show by the California Pops Orchestra at Foothill...

Original post made by Rebecca Wallace on Mar. 19, 2013
There are no comments yet. 695 Views

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Ad Libs: 'Wild Heart of One Bird Singing'

She lived in a fishing village; she created illustrations of amphipods for the National Museum of Natural Sciences of Canada; she's rather fond of birds. That's...

Original post made by Rebecca Wallace on Mar. 6, 2013
Last comment by Hmmm, on Mar 6, 2013 at 4:09 pm | 1 comment | 943 Views

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Sequestration--Small but Stupid

Federal budget spending will be reduced by $85 billion from current levels starting on March 1 if no action is taken to modify or postpone the sequester. These...

Original post made by Steve Levy on Feb. 26, 2013
Last comment by John, on Mar 3, 2013 at 10:29 am | 22 comments | 24164 Views

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Sequestration--Small but Stupid

Federal budget spending will be reduced by $85 billion from current levels starting on March 1 if no action is taken to modify or postpone the sequester. These...

Original post made by Steve Levy on Feb. 26, 2013
Last comment by John, on Mar 3, 2013 at 10:29 am | 22 comments | 3074 Views

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Contests, counting clicks and getting hired

It's getting easier for businesses to understand consumer behavior online. Take Cloudmeter, located just off Castro Street. Its Pion software lets a website owner...

Original post made by Angela Hey on Feb. 14, 2013
Last comment by Angela Hey, on Feb 14, 2013 at 11:34 am | 2 comments | 6392 Views

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Toying with startups

How do you persuade girls to study STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics) at college? Read the full story here http://www.mv-voice.com/story.php?story_id=8329...

Original post made by Angela Hey on Dec. 21, 2012
Last comment by maguro_01, on Feb 9, 2013 at 7:01 pm | 7 comments | 5856 Views

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Have fun testing Skallops building toy

I had great fun over the Christmas vacation linking playing cards together with Skallops from E&M Labs (http://www.em-labs.com/). They are looking for people...

Original post made by Angela Hey on Jan. 11, 2013
Last comment by Sean, on Jan 24, 2013 at 11:23 pm | 1 comment | 5631 Views

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Ad Libs: A farewell show

Sorry to hear that South Bay painter Terri Hill is leaving Viewpoints Gallery in Los Altos, where she's been showing her watercolors for several years. In this uber-cycling-friendly...

Original post made by Rebecca Wallace on Jan. 17, 2013
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Ad Libs: A farewell show

Sorry to hear that South Bay painter Terri Hill is leaving Viewpoints Gallery in Los Altos, where she's been showing her watercolors for several years. In this uber-cycling-friendly...

Original post made by Rebecca Wallace on Jan. 17, 2013
There are no comments yet. 865 Views

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Ad Libs: My top 10 arts events from 2012

Some of my favorite arts moments and events this year came from unexpected places. An impromptu piano concert overheard through a door, for instance. Or a phenomenal...

Original post made by Rebecca Wallace on Jan. 2, 2013
Last comment by LaurieN, on Jan 4, 2013 at 11:14 am | 1 comment | 8891 Views

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Ad Libs: My top 10 arts events from 2012

Some of my favorite arts moments and events this year came from unexpected places. An impromptu piano concert overheard through a door, for instance. Or a phenomenal...

Original post made by Rebecca Wallace on Jan. 2, 2013
Last comment by LaurieN, on Jan 4, 2013 at 11:14 am | 1 comment | 3210 Views

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11th-hour donation saves Hacker Dojo

After a months of fundraising, a last-minute, $57,000 donation has spared Hacker Dojo a city clampdown over code violations. Read the full story here http://mv-voice.com/news/show_...

Original post made by Angela Hey on Sep. 28, 2012
Last comment by DC, on Dec 2, 2012 at 9:33 pm | 7 comments | 12843 Views

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An Open Letter to the New City Council

The Silicon Valley economy is growing again—from San Francisco to San Jose. In some months this year Santa Clara and San Francisco counties have been job growth...

Original post made by Steve Levy on Nov. 8, 2012
Last comment by Steve Raney, on Nov 18, 2012 at 6:08 pm | 45 comments | 30918 Views
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Short story writers wanted!

The 34th Annual Palo Alto Weekly Short Story Contest is now accepting entries for Adult, Young Adult and Teen categories. Send us your short story (2,500 words or less) and entry form by March 27, 2020. First, Second and Third Place prizes awarded in each category.

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