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SCHOOLS & KIDS

Letter: Surprised by tone of Phillips Brooks story

This letter was published in the Sept. 26, 2007, issue of the Almanac. I am somewhat surprised by the tenor of the article...

Original post made by Editor, The Almanac Online on Sep. 30, 2007
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AROUND TOWN

Kepler's Best Sellers 9/30/07

Hardcover Fiction 1. Making Money, Terry Pratchett 2. The Music Lover’s Poetry Anthology, Maureen Draper 3. Run,...

Original post made by Susan Lider on Oct. 1, 2007
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AROUND TOWN

Kepler's crowd wants some Mo (Willems)

Forget hip-hop concerts. For really difficult crowd-control jobs, try a busy bookstore crammed with dozens of squirrely little...

Original post made by Andrea Gemmet on Oct. 3, 2007
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AROUND TOWN

Kepler's Best Sellers 10/07/07

Hardcover Fiction 1. Run, Ann Patchett 2. Street of a Thousand Blossoms, Gail Tsukiyama 3. Playing for Pizza,...

Original post made by Susan Lider on Oct. 8, 2007
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WOODSIDE

Woodside Green Event - Home Energy Use

WOODSIDE GREEN PRESENTS MONITOR & REDUCE HOME ENERGY USE When - Tuesday October 23 Time - 7:30 – 9:00 Guild...

Original post made by Oliver Bock on Oct. 11, 2007
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SCHOOLS & KIDS

Ink and cinnabar: blending cultures in China

Nine California students teach English to rural Chinese students ABOUT THE AUTHOR: Eunice Chan, a senior at Castilleja...

Original post made by Eunice Chan on Oct. 12, 2007
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AROUND TOWN

Kepler's Best Sellers 10/14/07

Hardcover Fiction 1. Street of a Thousand Blossoms, Gail Tsukiyama 2. Run, Ann Patchett 3. World Without End, Ken...

Original post made by Susan Lider on Oct. 15, 2007
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MENLO PARK

Veteran Baker Jerry Stagi recovering from heart surgery,

Jerry of the Pink Pastry Shoppe, and Gerry's Cakes is currently recovering from his quadruple bipass surgery at Washington...

Original post made by Pam LeBlanc on Oct. 15, 2007
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AROUND TOWN

Zonta's Second Annual Fundraising Event

The Zonta Club of Silicon Valley is presenting a second annual fund raiser at Dragon Theater in Palo Alto, Saturday, November...

Original post made by Catherine Parlanti,Vice President of the Zonta Club of Silicon Valley on Oct. 17, 2007
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SCHOOLS & KIDS

“A Midsummer Night’s Dream” opens today 10/18 at M-A High

M-A’s International Thespian Society presents “A Midsummer Night’s Dream” the next two weekends on the Menlo-Atherton High...

Original post made by Drama Booster on Oct. 17, 2007
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WOODSIDE

Woodside Green meets on home energy use

From Bob Page: Woodside Green members are pleased to announce the second in its series of educational events, entitled Confronting...

Original post made by Andrea Gemmet on Oct. 19, 2007
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AROUND TOWN

Kepler's Best Sellers 10/21/07

Hardcover Fiction 1. World Without End, Ken Follett 2. The Almost Moon, Alice Sebold 3. Run, Ann Patchett 4....

Original post made by Susan Lider on Oct. 22, 2007
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SCHOOLS & KIDS

Oak Knoll Bond Measure, Not What We Voted For

What is proposed for the revamp of Oak Knoll School is not what we voted for. Of course those of us who believe in good schools...

Original post made by Nancy Palmer on Oct. 23, 2007
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AROUND TOWN

HISTORIC FOLGER ESTATE STABLE FUNDRAISING PROJECT HITS MILESTONE

The Friends of Huddart and Wunderlich Park announced that the capital campaign to restore the historic Folger Estate Stable...

Original post made by Judith Schwartz on Oct. 26, 2007
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AROUND TOWN

Check Out the Corn Maze in Dixon, CA

I just read an article in the Chronicle about a corn maze in Dixon. Here is a link to the online version http://www.sfgate.com/cgi-bin/article.cgi?f=/c/a/2007/10/26/BAOVSTQN1.DTL...

Original post made by Joanna on Oct. 26, 2007
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ATHERTON

Free glow necklaces for trick-or-treaters

The Atherton Police Department is handing out glow necklaces this Halloween. To get on, ask an officer, or go to the police...

Original post made by Andrea Gemmet on Oct. 29, 2007
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AROUND TOWN

Kepler's Best Sellers 10/28/07

Hardcover Fiction 1. World Without End, Ken Follett 2. The Abstinence Teacher, Tom Perrotta 3. The Almost Moon,...

Original post made by Susan Lider on Oct. 29, 2007
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MENLO PARK

Park Theater: latest salvo

Although you won't find it mentioned in the Almanac (or anywhere else, as far as I can tell) the Parks and Rec commission...

Original post made by Inquiring minds on Oct. 30, 2007
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MENLO PARK

Election Day = Donation Day

When you go to the polls to vote next Tuesday, you will also be able to vote your support of the Menlo Park City School District....

Original post made by Lois Giovacchini on Nov. 1, 2007
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SCHOOLS & KIDS

How are your schools dealing with the challenge of global warming?

Almanac staff writer David Boyce has written a cover story this week on how local schools are taking initiatives to teach...

Original post made by Richard Hine on Nov. 13, 2007
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