Santa Clara schools trustee ordered to stay off campus

Santa Clara schools trustee Christopher Stampolis has been ordered not to step foot on the Peterson Middle School campus where his son attends and to stay away from the principal, because he allegedly has harassed her and staff, according to court documents. 
Incumbent Mike McMahon, who has served on the school board for the past 12 years, is seeking re-election, and also running are Solana Henneberry, a special-education teacher, and accountant Gary Lym.  
 
Both Encinal High School and Alameda Unified School District administrators are committed to taking the steps needed to teach these young people to make better choices, take responsibility for their actions, and make amends for any harm caused by their actions.  
 
Helen Foster highly critical of office in which opponent Karen Monroe is the second in command  
 
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Charlton Tarver, of Montclair, has dedicated her 38-year career to teaching children with learning disabilities, and for more than a decade, she has played a crucial role in a districtwide special reading clinic.  
 
Alumni of all 23 campuses will be invited to create a "Class of 3 Million" yearbook profile, as will the Class of 2015.  
 
Former Secretary of State Condoleezza Rice will receive the U.S. Military Academy's annual Thayer Award.  
 
The University of California will examine whether it admits too many out-of-state and international students as it develops a budget for the next academic year that might include the system's first tuition increases in four years, university President Janet Napolitano said Tuesday.  
 
A 55-year-old man convicted of killing a Live Oak school teacher in 1988 was granted release from state prison on Thursday during a parole hearing in Soledad.  
 
COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) -- A student who ran onto the field during an Ohio State football game and was body-slammed by a coach is losing his scholarship amid his court case.  
 
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Review: Oakland's vegetarian Encuentro expands and delights

Oakland's Encuentro takes an inspired approach to vegetarian and vegan cuisine, coming up with creative, seasonal fare that's hearty enough to satisfy any omnivore.  
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Tracy Morgan may not perform or walk without assistance again

“Saturday Night Live” alum seen outside New York hospital Wednesday in a wheelchair.