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

AROUND TOWN

Palestinian boy walks for first time after treatment at Lucile Packard

Six-year-old Hadi Abukhadra is able to walk for the first time in his life, thanks to surgery and rehabilitation at Lucile...

Original post made on Jun. 4, 2014
Last comment by Nora Charles, on Jun 5, 2014 at 12:13 pm | 7 comments | 4558 Views

SPORTS

Rittman resigns as Stanford's head softball coach

John Rittman has resigned his position as the head softball coach at Stanford University, athletic director Bernard Muir...

Original post made on Jun. 2, 2014
Last comment by Fox, on Jun 5, 2014 at 10:28 am | 7 comments | 5015 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

Tenants sue East Palo Alto's biggest landlord

Two renters and a family member are suing Equity Residential for maintaining dangerous conditions that resulted in severe...

Original post made on Apr. 30, 2014
Last comment by Hmmm, on Jun 5, 2014 at 12:10 am | 17 comments | 9158 Views

AROUND TOWN

Open space bond measure favored, close to approval

Measure AA -- a $300 million bond measure for the Midpeninsula Regional Open Space District -- was favored by voters Tuesday,...

Original post made on Jun. 4, 2014
Last comment by Peter Carpenter, on Jun 4, 2014 at 6:35 pm | 4 comments | 2404 Views

AROUND TOWN

Claude Ezran enters Palo Alto's council race

Claude Ezran, a veteran of the Human Relations Commission and the founder of Palo Alto's World Music Day, announced Tuesday...

Original post made on May. 27, 2014
Last comment by Mr.Recycle, on Jun 4, 2014 at 2:28 pm | 34 comments | 16219 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

Audit finds flaws in Palo Alto's refuse bills

Dozens of Palo Alto's refuse customers have received inaccurate bills for trash pick-up services because of discrepancies...

Original post made on May. 31, 2014
Last comment by Mr.Recycle, on Jun 4, 2014 at 2:25 pm | 11 comments | 3617 Views

AROUND TOWN

Former SLAC director Persis Drell to head Stanford School of Engineering

Persis Drell, former director of the SLAC National Accelerator Laboratory, will be Stanford University's first female dean...

Original post made on Jun. 4, 2014
Last comment by Dennis, on Jun 4, 2014 at 1:03 pm | 3 comments | 1687 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

"Stop, Look, and Listen."

Another high school student's life was tragically cut short last week on the train tracks near our home, making this the...

Original post made by Christina Owen on Jun. 8, 2009
Last comment by Been There, on Jun 4, 2014 at 10:32 am | 3 comments | 2615 Views

AROUND TOWN

Palo Alto Professor Named S.F. Pride’s 2014 Lifetime Achievement Grand Marshal

Sofia University Women’s Spirituality Professor Judy Grahn, will be honored at the upcoming San Francisco Pride Celebration...

Original post made by Sofia University on Jun. 4, 2014
There are no comments yet. 1557 Views

SPORTS

Stanford baseball earns berth in NCAA Super Regional

Tommy Edman hit his third home run of the season, a two-run shot, with one out in the bottom of the ninth to give Stanford...

Original post made on Jun. 3, 2014
Last comment by Tony, on Jun 4, 2014 at 10:00 am | 2 comments | 1611 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

School board releases superintendent contract

The Palo Alto school board released a contract for incoming superintendent Glenn "Max" McGee Friday afternoon, with his first...

Original post made on May. 30, 2014
Last comment by calling the kettle black, on Jun 4, 2014 at 8:54 am | 55 comments | 5827 Views

AROUND TOWN

June 3 election results

==I Links to local election results.== Read the full story here http://www.paloaltoonline.com/news/2014/06/03/election-results...

Original post made on Jun. 4, 2014
Last comment by aa, on Jun 4, 2014 at 12:15 am | 1 comment | 2742 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

School district leadership fires back at feds

The leadership of the Palo Alto Unified School District is swinging back at a federal agency, alleging that factual errors...

Original post made on May. 31, 2014
Last comment by frustrated mom, on Jun 3, 2014 at 11:47 pm | 121 comments | 8775 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

PAUSD overshoots legal budget by $110k in fight with OCR

The Palo Alto school board is set Tuesday night to approve a 2014-15 budget of $250,000 for legal services for the law firm...

Original post made by Curious on Jun. 2, 2014
Last comment by frustrated mom, on Jun 3, 2014 at 11:29 pm | 76 comments | 2505 Views

ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

Editorial: Recap of election recommendations

Seriously contested local elections are few and far between in next week's state primary election, but two judge campaigns,...

Original post made on May. 30, 2014
Last comment by HUTCH 7.62, on Jun 3, 2014 at 7:27 pm | 13 comments | 4007 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

Stanford housing proposal faces appeal

A proposal by Stanford University to build 180 housing units on California Avenue under a 2005 agreement with the city is...

Original post made on May. 27, 2014
Last comment by Mark Weiss, on Jun 3, 2014 at 3:45 pm | 51 comments | 6390 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

Parking takes center stage in downtown's growth debate

Palo Alto residents and council members routinely lament downtown's worsening parking crisis, but a new study indicates that...

Original post made on May. 29, 2014
Last comment by Christian Hanson, on Jun 3, 2014 at 1:32 pm | 44 comments | 5479 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

Community service app Play Palo Alto wins Apps Challenge

The City of Palo Alto announced the winners of its first-ever Apps Challenge Saturday evening, with the developers of Play...

Original post made on Jun. 3, 2014
Last comment by Cynthia Typaldos, on Jun 3, 2014 at 10:43 am | 1 comment | 2637 Views

AROUND TOWN

ShopTalk: 520 Chef's Table, new Edgewood Plaza shops

The latest in Palo Alto retail news: a unique once-a-month dining experience, new tenants at the under-construction Edgewood...

Original post made on May. 5, 2014
Last comment by MV Mama, on Jun 3, 2014 at 12:43 am | 8 comments | 3764 Views

RESTAURANTS

Voting begins for the Best of Palo Alto

Palo Alto Weekly readers have great taste, and that's why we seek their expertise every summer as we search for the best...

Original post made on May. 17, 2014
Last comment by Steve , on Jun 2, 2014 at 10:16 pm | 7 comments | 1949 Views
<< < 149 150 151 152 153 > >>
Page 151 of 1134

The U.S. Economy, China and the Stock Market
By Steve Levy | 7 comments | 1,234 views

Thaiphoon owner to open second Thai restaurant in Palo Alto
By Elena Kadvany | 3 comments | 721 views

Aligning
By Sally Torbey | 11 comments | 402 views

Brown Act Inhibits Open Government
By Douglas Moran | 7 comments | 383 views

This Blog Has Potty Mouth
By Laura Stec | 6 comments | 367 views