Town Square

Post a New Topic


Sort by:  Most recent topic/comment   Most viewed   Most comments

Navigation tip: Clicking on any category label will display all recent posts in that category

SPORTS

Palo Alto High names Kathi Bowers as its new AD

Palo Alto High didn't have to venture far to find its new athletic director as math teacher Kathi Bowers has been named as...

Original post made on May. 7, 2015
Last comment by She's Good, BUT...., on May 11, 2015 at 5:55 pm | 33 comments | 2429 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Students no longer waiting to exhale

There's a scientific reason the saying "take a deep breath" exists. Read the full story here http://paloaltoonline.com/print/story/2015/05/08/students-no-longer-waiting-to-exhale...

Original post made on May. 8, 2015
Last comment by parent and therapist, on May 11, 2015 at 4:40 pm | 8 comments | 5489 Views

SPORTS

Stanford wins fourth NCAA water polo title in five years

Senior Kiley Neushul scored five goals, including a penalty shot with 11 seconds remaining to lift the Stanford women's water...

Original post made on May. 11, 2015
Last comment by Joe Baldwin, on May 11, 2015 at 2:37 pm | 1 comment | 1357 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Where teenagers can find jobs?

I was wondering if anyone had heard or was offering any job or internship opportunities to teens in Palo Alto, preferably...

Original post made by Summer Job or internship opportunities? on May. 9, 2015
Last comment by palo alto resident, on May 11, 2015 at 12:46 pm | 6 comments | 348 Views

AROUND TOWN

Weekly receives top journalism prize -- third year in a row

It's a three-peat for the Palo Alto Weekly: On Saturday, the news organization was selected for the third consecutive year...

Original post made on May. 9, 2015
Last comment by spike, on May 11, 2015 at 12:33 pm | 3 comments | 2759 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

The Paly Math Letter and Skin Color

The Palo Alto Online moderator often deletes any reference to race, racism, ethnicity, and skin color, maybe because anonymous...

Original post made by Math letter lives on on May. 9, 2015
Last comment by Curmudgeon, on May 10, 2015 at 10:53 pm | 5 comments | 598 Views

AROUND TOWN

California Ave Sidewalks Question

I know there was an issue with the glass fragments on Cal Ave sidewalks, but why weren't all of the sidewalks done with the...

Original post made by Samuel Jessup on May. 6, 2015
Last comment by nah, on May 10, 2015 at 9:47 pm | 8 comments | 330 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

Buena Vista - A Better Idea

If Caritas can put together a market-rate offer for the Buena Vista property, and if the Jisser family is willing to sell...

Original post made by Desert Jack on May. 9, 2015
Last comment by musical, on May 10, 2015 at 5:02 pm | 15 comments | 436 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Drive-by paintball shootings injure pedestrians

Palo Alto police are searching for suspects who they say shot several people with a paintball gun on Monday night. Read...

Original post made on May. 6, 2015
Last comment by Que Pasa, on May 10, 2015 at 10:53 am | 13 comments | 3875 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Transcending the Assumptions: Editorial from the Paly Voice

http://palyvoice.com/2015/04/30/editorial-transcending-the-assumptions/ This editorial piece from the Paly Voice is a...

Original post made by Student voices on May. 7, 2015
Last comment by Good News, on May 10, 2015 at 10:45 am | 11 comments | 602 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

Letters to the editor

Our legacy Read the full story here http://www.paloaltoonline.com/print/story/2015/05/08/letters-to-the-editor posted...

Original post made on May. 8, 2015
Last comment by Crescent Park Dad, on May 10, 2015 at 10:38 am | 14 comments | 626 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

Shop Talk: New businesses come to Stanford Mall, Bryn Walker moves

True Food Kitchen and Muji come to Stanford Mall; Palo Alto boutique Bryn Walker moves from Cowper Street to Homer Avenue. Read...

Original post made on Apr. 24, 2015
Last comment by Common sense, on May 10, 2015 at 10:31 am | 8 comments | 5204 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Student-Created Inspirational Website

I am a senior at PALY, and I have made a website in response to the stress in this community. The point of the site is for...

Original post made by paly senior on May. 7, 2015
Last comment by anonymous, on May 10, 2015 at 10:12 am | 2 comments | 212 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

Council favors Sherman Avenue lot for new police headquarters

Palo Alto's glacial journey toward its most urgent priority -- a new police headquarters -- may finally reach its terminus...

Original post made on May. 7, 2015
Last comment by rainer, on May 10, 2015 at 9:52 am | 39 comments | 3665 Views

AROUND TOWN

Housing nonprofit steps in to help preserve Buena Vista

The Caritas Corporation, a nonprofit organization that manages 20 mobile-home parks throughout California, has joined the...

Original post made on May. 9, 2015
Last comment by Current Residents, on May 9, 2015 at 10:36 pm | 2 comments | 288 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

How dangerous is football?

My son says, "Dad, in a few years I'll be driving a car. That's way more dangerous than playing football. Why won't you...

Original post made by Need Help on May. 5, 2015
Last comment by AlexDeLarge, on May 9, 2015 at 10:32 am | 13 comments | 500 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

Editorial: Adopt expanded retail protections

With increasing concern about the health and future of small retail businesses in Palo Alto, the City Council is scheduled...

Original post made on May. 8, 2015
Last comment by Resident, on May 9, 2015 at 9:14 am | 3 comments | 1483 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

Santa Clara County supervisor to propose plan to save Buena Vista

An eleventh-hour plan to save Buena Vista Mobile Home Park from closure is expected to be unveiled tonight by Santa Clara...

Original post made on May. 6, 2015
Last comment by Nayeli, on May 9, 2015 at 1:02 am | 50 comments | 3882 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Top Palo Alto school administrator named superintendent in Benicia

Palo Alto Unified School District Associate Superintendent Charles Young will be leaving next month to take the top position...

Original post made on May. 7, 2015
Last comment by Wo Nellie, on May 8, 2015 at 11:01 pm | 10 comments | 2492 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

Editorial: Another buck for workers

A growing movement to adopt local minimum-wage ordinances is gaining momentum on the Peninsula and elsewhere in California,...

Original post made on May. 1, 2015
Last comment by Density=Danger, on May 8, 2015 at 8:22 pm | 28 comments | 2341 Views
<< < 16.5 17.5 18.5 19.5 20.5 > >>
Page 18.5 of 1114

Help! Iím Covered in Bugs
By Laura Stec | 2 comments | 1,570 views

Calave wine bar opens in Palo Alto
By Elena Kadvany | 4 comments | 1,324 views

Constitution Guarantees Nationwide Right to Same-Sex Marriage
By Chandrama Anderson | 25 comments | 1,277 views

SENIOR FOCUS: It's Never Too Late...To Ask for Help from Your Kids
By Max Greenberg | 3 comments | 1,156 views