Guest Opinion: Living proof that we are all in this together

Source:paloaltoonline.com Originally published online Fri, Feb 20, 2015, 8:49 am The following essay is by an anonymous junior at Palo Alto High School, written shortly after a Gunn High School senior died by suicide on Jan. 24. Former National Football League wide receiver Terrell Owens once said: “A lot of emotional stress that people go through, […]

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Although youth narcotics use is down, potency of ‘street drugs’ is up

Source: Palo Alto Online By: Chris Kenrick Use of narcotics — like those allegedly ingested by the Palo Alto 18-year-old who was arrested after trespassing and fighting residents on Colorado Avenue Friday, April 4 — has declined among local youth, according to survey data. But police and youth counselors said the increased potency of many […]

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