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Freshmen elect ASB officers

The Palo Alto High School freshman class elected Jaiveer Sandhu and Claire Billman as freshman president and vice-president, respectively, for the Associated Student Body (ASB) on Aug. 28. Sandhu brings extens...

California drought is relying on El Nino for rain

Last year, California received the least amount of rainfall since it achieved statehood in 1850. Currently, the Golden State is in its third year of drought and conditions do not appear to relieve soon. “Calif...
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Stoplights planned to change on Embarcadero

The city of Palo Alto’s Planning and Transportation Commission is reviewing the section of Embarcadero between Palo Alto High School and Town and Country for possible adjustments. The 1000-foot section is curr...

Zipcar coming to downtown

Zipcar, an alternative to traditional car rental and car ownership has come together with Palo Alto to expand car sharing in the downtown area with the addition of 10 new vehicles located in four parking lots in the region. Zipcar announced its partnership wit...
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Should teachers be punished for personal tweets? No

The Newark Unified School District is being criticized for the method in which they handled the punishment of high school teacher Krista Hodges after she posted aggressive and threatening tweets directed at her students. Tweeting publicly under the name Mrs. H...

MAC and Classroom Building construction completed

After what seemed to Palo Alto High School students to be an eternity, the construction of the two new buildings, the Media Arts Center (MAC) and a new building for math and social studies, has been completed. ...