The Paly Voice

Tuesday Tunes: James Franco

Ethan Kao and Morgan Keller

November 17, 2015

The Paly Voice sat down on Sunday with successful actor, artist, writer and Palo Alto High School alumnus James Franco to discuss how music influenced his Paly experience and career. Franco, a graduate of the Class of 1996, has...

Coffee Chats: English teacher Alanna Williamson

Aisha Chabane and Morgan Keller

November 15, 2015

Here is the first installment of Coffee Chats, where The Paly Voice gets to know staff members over a cup of coffee.  The Paly Voice sat down with English teacher Alanna Williamson over an iced eggnog latte to discuss how the new schoo...

Review: Fire, Oak and Barley is more than just oak-ay

Aidan Maese-Czeropski and Daniel Li

November 12, 2015

A flickering fire burns bright at Fire, Oak & Barley as servers flip dough and place countless pizzas in the restaurant’s blazing wood-fired oven. Customers chatter as several widescreen televisions broadcast sports games and even...

Review: “Spectre” begins with a bang, but misses the bullseye

Sam Lee and Chirag Akella

November 12, 2015

The James Bond franchise has returned with the thrilling new chapter to the Bond series, "Spectre." The film continues the traditions from previous eras and as well as the story from recent Bond films while paving its own path, di...