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Austin named as superintendent

Pending Board of Education approval, Don Austin will take over leadership of PAUSD for the 2018-2019 school year, beginning on July 1. The Board will review the proposed three-year contract on May 22. Accord...
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Teen Arts Council to host open mic night

The Teen Arts Council will be hosting the first open mic night of the year this Friday at the Mitchell Park Community Center.  The free event aims to showcase local student talent. The upcoming open mic nigh...

Body image in sports

Athletes are often crammed into constraining boxes of expectations and restrictions when it comes to their physical appearances and abilities. They’re supposed to represent the best of society: the fastest, the...

The history of the tower building

The bell tower of Palo Alto High School will be 100 years old in 2018. Plagued by rumors involving cows and helicopter rescues, few people know the truth of how the building  came to be. Palo Alto High Schoo...