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

Larger than life

Bob Deal has been making things out of wood for much of his life. So when he moved into Palo Alto Commons seven years ago,...

Original post made on Oct. 3, 2013
Last comment by Cindy Costell, on Oct 3, 2013 at 9:25 am | 1 comment | 859 Views

AROUND TOWN

Read the fine print, consumer watchdogs say

The offer business owner Kit Reitman received seemed too good to be true: a half-page of advertising in a magazine to be...

Original post made on Aug. 20, 2011
There are no comments yet. 858 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Cleaver attacker gets seven-year sentence

A busboy who attacked a chef with a meat cleaver in the kitchen of a Palo Alto restaurant in 2009 was sentenced to seven...

Original post made on Sep. 8, 2011
Last comment by Sharon, on Sep 8, 2011 at 5:33 pm | 2 comments | 858 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

City View

City Council (March 12) Read the full story here http://www.paloaltoonline.com/weekly/story.php?story_id=16563 posted Friday,...

Original post made on Mar. 25, 2012
Last comment by Employee and Resident, on Mar 25, 2012 at 2:37 pm | 1 comment | 858 Views

AROUND TOWN

Clear Story no more

An art installation in King Plaza in front of the Palo Alto City Hall was being dismantled Thursday. "Clear Story" by Mildred...

Original post made on Aug. 23, 2012
Last comment by resident, on Aug 23, 2012 at 9:49 pm | 1 comment | 858 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

East Palo Alto police seek witnesses to shooting

East Palo Alto police are seeking witnesses to a shooting that occurred Sunday, Feb. 17, around 2:30 p.m. in the 600 block...

Original post made on Feb. 18, 2013
Last comment by Marisol, on Mar 8, 2013 at 2:32 pm | 3 comments | 858 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

What is the definition of a park?

Is a park a large green area where we can walk, hike, play sports, picnic, children play? Or is it a tiny green area with...

Original post made by Resident on Apr. 25, 2013
Last comment by palo alto parent, on May 12, 2013 at 9:17 am | 4 comments | 858 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

San Antonio Shopping Center evacuation lifted

Mountain View police evacuated nearby residents and businesses after a suspicious package was reported at San Antonio Shopping...

Original post made on May. 27, 2013
Last comment by reader, on May 27, 2013 at 12:36 am | 2 comments | 858 Views

ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

Bullet train crashes in China

The death toll for the high-speed train incident in China rose to 39 on Monday, with another 192 counted as injured. http://online.wsj.com/article/SB1000142405311190477230457646809...

Original post made by Rene on Jul. 25, 2011
Last comment by lightspeed, on Jul 25, 2011 at 12:15 pm | 2 comments | 857 Views

AROUND TOWN

Palo Alto seeks input about Caltrain corridor tonight

Palo Alto residents will have a chance to share their vision for the Caltrain corridor and provide feedback about a recent...

Original post made on Mar. 29, 2012
Last comment by Stan, on Mar 29, 2012 at 8:27 pm | 3 comments | 857 Views

AROUND TOWN

Suspected drunken drivers involved in collision

Two suspected drunken drivers crashed into each other in Menlo Park early Saturday morning, according to police. Read the...

Original post made on Aug. 13, 2012
Last comment by maury, on Aug 13, 2012 at 10:06 pm | 8 comments | 857 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Avenidas salutes community contributors

Six accomplished community members, selected from a list of more than 40, can add being winners of the annual Avenidas Lifetimes...

Original post made on Feb. 9, 2013
There are no comments yet. 857 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

mv-voice contains malware

Anyone else try to visit the Mountain View Voice web site today? I'm using the Google Chrome web browser and it blocks mv-voice...

Original post made by parent on Jul. 19, 2013
Last comment by Joe, on Jul 19, 2013 at 7:33 pm | 1 comment | 857 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Game-making internship: summer fun, with a possibility of profit

Carrying his laptop and lunch, 13-year-old Gautam Mittal gets a ride from his dad to his summer internship each morning. Read...

Original post made on Jul. 19, 2013
Last comment by Eric Van Susteren, on Jul 22, 2013 at 3:23 pm | 4 comments | 857 Views

RESTAURANTS

Marge Bruno

A wiry bundle of energy greets a ring of the doorbell at the Los Altos home of Marge and Mike Bruno. Read the full story...

Original post made on Aug. 8, 2013
Last comment by Anna Maria, on Aug 8, 2013 at 12:22 am | 1 comment | 857 Views

AROUND TOWN

PUBLIC AGENDA: Varsity Theatre building; PaloAltoGreen

A preview of Palo Alto government meetings this week. Read the full story here http://www.paloaltoonline.com/news/show_story.php?id=22711...

Original post made on Oct. 4, 2011
Last comment by Jonathan, on Oct 4, 2011 at 7:16 pm | 2 comments | 856 Views

ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

"Hope and change turns out to be discord and confusion" Richard Epstein

Very rarely, a concise and reasoned political-economic argument surface to the masses. This is one, by Richard Epstein (NYU/Hoover). I...

Original post made by Gary on Oct. 30, 2011
Last comment by Crap peddler, on Nov 2, 2011 at 9:09 am | 10 comments | 856 Views

ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

"I belong to no organized party. I am a Democrat."

Will Rogers got it right. This Democratic convention is turning into a real zoo. God, Jerusalem, or not, or possibly, or...

Original post made by Kenneth on Sep. 5, 2012
Last comment by curmudgeon, on Sep 6, 2012 at 11:37 am | 7 comments | 856 Views

AROUND TOWN

Why did the cormorant cross the road?

Yesterday, around 5:50-- 6pm at El Camino and Page Mill Road We saw 2 or 3 police cars and a guy with a motorcycle helmet...

Original post made by Curious on Sep. 6, 2011
Last comment by Lucky ducklings, on Sep 6, 2011 at 12:11 pm | 2 comments | 855 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

Around Town

YAKETY-YAK ... Palo Alto City Council Chambers were deserted Tuesday night by the time the council got to its last agenda...

Original post made on Jan. 25, 2013
Last comment by Not an issue, on Jan 25, 2013 at 4:34 pm | 1 comment | 855 Views
<< < 906.5 907.5 908.5 909.5 910.5 > >>
Page 908.5 of 982

Gourmet hot dogs, sausage food truck coming to the Peninsula
By Elena Kadvany | 9 comments | 2,891 views

Allowing Unauthorized Immigrants to Learn and Earn Legally Will Help the Economy
By Steve Levy | 33 comments | 2,310 views

Is HBO's Silicon Valley Any Good?
By Anita Felicelli | 17 comments | 1,727 views

College applications: round three
By Sally Torbey | 24 comments | 1,723 views

PAUSD Leadership Challenges
By Paul Losch | 17 comments | 1,247 views