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

SCHOOLS & KIDS

What Harvard, Princeton and Palo Alto have in common

One of the country’s premier universities, of course, but they also share a stake in the country’s necessary...

Original post made by Lars Johnsson on Dec. 5, 2015
Last comment by Curmudgeon, on Dec 5, 2015 at 7:33 pm | 4 comments | 740 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

VIDEO: On this week's 'Behind the Headlines'

On this week's half-hour webcast, "Behind the Headlines," residents' unhappiness over the impacts of groundwater pumping...

Original post made on Dec. 4, 2015
Last comment by light, on Dec 5, 2015 at 9:20 am | 2 comments | 786 Views

AROUND TOWN

PG&E hits the 'rewind button' on tree removals in Palo Alto

Admitting that their plan to remove hundreds of trees from their gas pipeline right-of-way got off on poor footing, Pacific...

Original post made on Dec. 3, 2015
Last comment by HUTCH 7.62, on Dec 4, 2015 at 8:29 pm | 15 comments | 5497 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

Council deals a blow to downtown project

The bitter tug-of-war between a developer looking to construct a four-story building on University Avenue and neighbors who...

Original post made on Dec. 1, 2015
Last comment by Uh-Uh, on Dec 4, 2015 at 5:45 pm | 60 comments | 6419 Views

SPORTS

Stanford's Hogan will be leaving behind a legacy of success

Kevin Hogan, the winningest quarterback in Stanford football history, will leave a legacy unlike any other quarterback in...

Original post made on Dec. 4, 2015
Last comment by John, on Dec 4, 2015 at 4:25 pm | 1 comment | 4015 Views

AROUND TOWN

A Fresh Look

Yikes! You have a month to prepare your home for sale, a limited budget and very little free time. How do you invest your...

Original post made on Dec. 4, 2015
There are no comments yet. 10415 Views

AROUND TOWN

Home sales

Home sales are provided by California REsource, a real estate information company that obtains the information from the county...

Original post made on Dec. 4, 2015
There are no comments yet. 3321 Views

AROUND TOWN

Building permits

<B>Palo Alto Read the full story here http://www.paloaltoonline.com/print/story/2015/12/04/building-permits posted Friday,...

Original post made on Dec. 4, 2015
There are no comments yet. 3102 Views

AROUND TOWN

Home Front

<B><B>DIY LIP BALM ...</B> Learn how to make lip balm on <B>Saturday, Dec. 5</B>, from 11 a.m. to noon, at Hidden Villa,...

Original post made on Dec. 4, 2015
There are no comments yet. 3449 Views

BOOKS

Rent Watch

Q Read the full story here http://www.paloaltoonline.com/print/story/2015/12/04/rent-watch posted Friday, December 4, 2015,...

Original post made on Dec. 4, 2015
There are no comments yet. 3389 Views

BOOKS

Real Estate Matters

In Palo Alto, 2015 has been a very frustrating year for buyers. The biggest reason is limited inventory. As of Nov. 23, there...

Original post made on Dec. 4, 2015
There are no comments yet. 6278 Views

AROUND TOWN

Sales at a glance

<B>Atherton Read the full story here http://www.paloaltoonline.com/print/story/2015/12/04/sales-at-a-glance posted Friday,...

Original post made on Dec. 4, 2015
There are no comments yet. 3383 Views

SPORTS

SHP sophomore keeps unbeaten streak intact

Sara Choy has been unbeatable against high school competition during her first two tennis seasons at Sacred Heart Prep. She...

Original post made on Dec. 4, 2015
Last comment by Mark Weiss, on Dec 4, 2015 at 12:54 pm | 1 comment | 504 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

Tension grows between City Council, planning commission

In theory, the Palo Alto Planning and Transportation Commission serves at the pleasure of the City Council. In practice,...

Original post made on Oct. 22, 2015
Last comment by About Time, on Dec 4, 2015 at 10:22 am | 68 comments | 6640 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

Outsource street sweeping, finance committee agrees

The Palo Alto Finance Committee voted unanimously to back outsourcing street-sweeping services, but with a few caveats that...

Original post made on Dec. 5, 2013
Last comment by Sophomoric, on Dec 4, 2015 at 9:13 am | 9 comments | 3190 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

East Palo Alto organization helps girls transition to womanhood

Four years ago, Hannah Cervantes didn't enjoy speaking in front of her class. Now a sixth-grader at Terman Middle School...

Original post made on Dec. 4, 2015
There are no comments yet. 6586 Views

AROUND TOWN

Palo Alto prepares to plumb the mysteries of groundwater

The millions of gallons of water that have been pumped out of Palo Alto sites this year and sent toward the city's storm...

Original post made on Dec. 2, 2015
Last comment by reality of Palo Alto, on Dec 4, 2015 at 5:22 am | 33 comments | 5335 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

Palo Alto Police Department installs drug disposal container

Palo Alto residents have another place to safely dispose of unused, expired or unwanted prescription drugs and over-the-counter...

Original post made on Dec. 3, 2015
Last comment by A Proud Southie, on Dec 3, 2015 at 10:45 pm | 11 comments | 3777 Views

SPORTS

Elway named Pac-12 Offensive Player of the Century

John Elway has been named the Pac-12 Conference Offensive Player of the Century, as announced by the Conference. Elway was...

Original post made on Dec. 3, 2015
Last comment by the_punnisher, on Dec 3, 2015 at 4:57 pm | 1 comment | 3807 Views

MOVIES

A Big Game in more ways than one

Brennan Scarlett retains ties with the University of California, where he earned a degree and played football for three years,...

Original post made on Dec. 3, 2015
Last comment by Julie armitano, on Dec 3, 2015 at 3:54 pm | 1 comment | 466 Views
<< < 91.5 92.5 93.5 94.5 95.5 > >>
Page 93.5 of 1248

Dropping naps
By Cheryl Bac | 0 comments | 12,827 views

Will self-driving cars hurt Cozy Coupe sales?
By Sally Torbey | 9 comments | 5,713 views

The "You're despicable" style of politics
By Douglas Moran | 32 comments | 1,958 views

Taboo Topics
By Chandrama Anderson | 0 comments | 1,235 views

Death by Diet
By Laura Stec | 7 comments | 722 views

 

Hangin' with the best

The results are in. See who Palo Alto Weekly readers have selected what they feel are the top spots and service providers in the Palo Alto area across 83 categories.

See the Winners