Vicki Veenker, a well-respected attorney and member of the Silicon Valley Law Foundation, believes that her prior knowledge representing low-income individuals and uniform support from environmental leaders will lead to success in Sacramento, despite her lack of elected experience.
Marc Berman, an attorney by training and current Palo Alto City Council member, plans to use his breadth of political experience to represent the 24th District if elected to the State Assembly on Nov. 8.
Before a packed and impassioned audience, the Palo Alto Unified School District Board of Education during a lengthy meeting last night voted unanimously to include both weighted Grade Point Averages on mid-year reports to be sent to colleges for the current senior class.
The team’s second blowout win against Milpitas helped the team maintain its undefeated record and stay No. 1 in the league, despite the absence of a top singles player, senior Avanika Narayan, who was out due to a shoulder injury.
A former Ohlone Elementary School teacher, who was arrested in December on charges that he sexually abused a child, has had his trial date set for 9 a.m. Oct. 18 at the Santa Clara County Superior Court in Palo Alto.