Samuel Stein

Samuel Stein, Reporter

Sam is a general assignment reporter.


Bridging divides: Palo Alto and Bloomington, Indiana to enter sibling city agreement

STORY BY SAMUEL STEIN, PHOTO BY ARYA NASIKKAR An unlikely duo separated by more than 2000 miles, Palo Alto and Bloomington, Indiana are soon to be connected by a sibling city relationship. At its Nov. 15 meeting, the Palo Alto City Council accepted a resolution to create this relationship, which now pends the likely approval…

Student activists rally for climate action at Palo Alto council meeting

STORY BY SAMUEL STEIN, PHOTO BY ARYA NASIKKAR Palo Alto Unified School District students demanded climate action at Monday’s Palo Alto City Council meeting, urging council members to prioritize sustainability through the acceleration of S/CAP, Palo Alto’s Sustainability and Climate Action Plan.  “We want to show the city council that even if they’re not going…