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Ad Libs: Unforgettable face

Quick. Who do you see? I focused on the glasses lens and saw Lennon right away, but peer in and McCartney's there too. Mountain View artist Jay Hill likes to...

Original post made by Rebecca Wallace on Jun. 7, 2013
There are no comments yet. 669 Views

BIKE FUN

Planning Your Route: Secret Bike Passages

The best way to get around town on a bike is probably not the same way you'd go by car. A route that's convenient by car may be very stressful on a bike. Fortunately,...

Original post made by Janet Lafleur on May. 30, 2013
Last comment by Fou du vélo, on Jun 5, 2013 at 6:23 pm | 18 comments | 15170 Views

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Ad Libs: Facelift for Stanford totem poles

Outdoor art needs special treatment, even when it's made out of trees. Stanford's two totem poles carved and painted by Pacific Northwest artists recently got respectful...

Original post made by Rebecca Wallace on May. 30, 2013
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Ad Libs: Facelift for Stanford totem poles

Outdoor art needs special treatment, even when it's made out of trees. Stanford's two totem poles carved and painted by Pacific Northwest artists recently got respectful...

Original post made by Rebecca Wallace on May. 30, 2013
There are no comments yet. 907 Views

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Ad Libs: Downtown with Bryan Ida

SoCal meets Palo Alto in a new show of 15 paintings by PA native Bryan Ida. On round and rectangular panels, his thick epoxy layers recall his history with Southern...

Original post made by Rebecca Wallace on May. 29, 2013
There are no comments yet. 790 Views

BIKE FUN

The ABCs of Getting Back in the Saddle

Memorial Day is here which means that summer is well on its way. If you haven't been on your bike in months, it's time to pull that bike out of the garage or storage...

Original post made by Janet Lafleur on May. 24, 2013
Last comment by Jarrett M., on May 27, 2013 at 7:45 pm | 1 comment | 5868 Views

CRITTENDEN PANTHER PEN

Overheard at Crittenden

State testing is over, the 8th graders are looking forward to high school, and summer is so close we can almost taste it. As the year winds down, middle school students...

Original post made by Ms. Jenson on May. 23, 2013
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Who's Ready for Bike Fun?

If you haven't noticed it yet, Mountain View is a great city for riding bicycles. It's flat so you don't have to work hard climbing steep hills. It has mild temperatures:...

Original post made by Janet Lafleur on May. 22, 2013
Last comment by commuter, on May 22, 2013 at 11:09 am | 1 comment | 4772 Views

INVEST & INNOVATE

What Supports High Home Values in Palo Alto

Another title would be "Why do people want to live in Palo Alto". I believe it is because we have great schools and lots of amenities, many of which are publicly...

Original post made by Steve Levy on Jun. 14, 2012
Last comment by sandy zoe, on May 8, 2013 at 10:16 pm | 129 comments | 24948 Views

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What Supports High Home Values in Palo Alto

Another title would be "Why do people want to live in Palo Alto". I believe it is because we have great schools and lots of amenities, many of which are publicly...

Original post made by Steve Levy on Jun. 14, 2012
Last comment by sandy zoe, on May 8, 2013 at 10:16 pm | 129 comments | 7380 Views

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Celebrities, Gossip, and Us

This week's piece was a final writing assignment for the young adult novel The Gospel According to Larry by Janet Tashjian. It is written in the style of the main...

Original post made by Ms. Jenson on May. 1, 2013
Last comment by Wo\'O Ideafarm, on May 8, 2013 at 8:45 pm | 1 comment | 4705 Views

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Love is Love

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 love...

Original post made by Ms. Jenson on Apr. 5, 2013
Last comment by Charlene Viera, on May 3, 2013 at 5:24 pm | 5 comments | 5665 Views

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From There to Here

Hello! This week's student piece is a reflection on how a move of even a few miles (in this case, just 37) can have a big impact . Enjoy, Ms. Jenson *****************************...

Original post made by Ms. Jenson on Apr. 25, 2013
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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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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
There are no comments yet. 645 Views

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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

INVEST & INNOVATE

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 | 22724 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 | 4164 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 | 5533 Views
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