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

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Crash at Middlefield and Charleston

At about 4:20 late this afternoon a Volkswagen flipped over on Middlefield near Charleston. Apparently another vehicle smashed...

Original post made by here we go again on Dec. 3, 2012
Last comment by the Second busiest corner of the Peninsula, on Dec 3, 2012 at 10:03 pm | 1 comment | 1032 Views

ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

Second Harvest donations falling short

Second Harvest Food Bank of Santa Clara and San Mateo Counties has renewed its plea for donations to its holiday food and...

Original post made on Jan. 4, 2012
Last comment by J dinkey, on Jul 13, 2012 at 4:37 pm | 4 comments | 1032 Views

ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

Help Require Labeling of Genetically Engineered Food

I think people have the right to know what is in their food. Currently foods such as corn, soybeans, canola oil, sugar beets...

Original post made by GMO Labeler on Feb. 25, 2012
Last comment by GMO Labeler, on Mar 1, 2012 at 7:15 pm | 7 comments | 1032 Views

ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

Did Barack Obama impersonate police officer as college student?

Ummm, no, not Obama, the other guy. Local news, former Stanford student had state police uniform, used it to impersonate...

Original post made by Barney B Street on Jun. 7, 2012
Last comment by curmudgeon, on Jun 7, 2012 at 12:42 pm | 4 comments | 1032 Views

AROUND TOWN

Midtown

Nearly 20 years ago, Midtown resident Sylvia Gartner went to a city council meeting, waved a paper bag and said, "If I can't...

Original post made on May. 31, 2011
Last comment by HUTCH 7.62, on May 31, 2011 at 7:31 pm | 4 comments | 1032 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Scratch Introduction For Kids New to Programming [Free Live Event]

Breakout Mentors is hosting another fun introduction to computer programming for kids. If you live in the Palo Alto area...

Original post made by Brian on Aug. 9, 2012
There are no comments yet. 1031 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

California Bill Seeks Campus Credit for Online Study

Read this and scream Palo Alto http://www.nytimes.com/2013/03/13/education/california-bill-would-force-colleges-to-honor-online-classes.html?hpw This...

Original post made by Annie on Mar. 13, 2013
Last comment by This is it, on Mar 14, 2013 at 4:04 pm | 4 comments | 1031 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

East Palo Alto police call off crime emergency

After three weeks without a shooting, the East Palo Alto Police Department Monday, June 10, announced that it would end the...

Original post made on Jun. 11, 2013
Last comment by junk, on Jun 22, 2013 at 10:05 am | 4 comments | 1031 Views

ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

Endangered butterflies released at Edgewood County Park

As part of a continuing effort to repopulate the checkerspot butterfly in San Mateo County, a group of biologists and volunteers...

Original post made on Apr. 4, 2012
Last comment by Walter_E_Wallis, on Apr 7, 2012 at 7:55 am | 3 comments | 1031 Views

ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

Menlo Park fire district strikes deal with Facebook

The Menlo Park Fire Protection District board voted unanimously on Tuesday to enter into an agreement between Facebook and...

Original post made on Apr. 25, 2012
Last comment by Hmmm, on Apr 25, 2012 at 9:18 pm | 3 comments | 1031 Views

ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

Menlo Park: Stanford-Arrillaga plan cuts medical office space by 74 percent

As promised, this week Stanford delivered an overview of the latest revisions to its plan for El Camino Real in Menlo Park. Read...

Original post made on Apr. 11, 2013
Last comment by Peter Carpenter, on Apr 13, 2013 at 11:31 am | 9 comments | 1031 Views

AROUND TOWN

New Facebook apps to spearhead emergency support

Three Facebook applications designed to help people get support from their friends and family in an emergency are winners...

Original post made on Mar. 2, 2012
Last comment by Cid Young, on Mar 3, 2012 at 9:26 pm | 3 comments | 1031 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

PG&E pipeline-testing project in Palo Alto begins

The PG&E gas-pipeline-testing project began with staging and excavation Thursday and will continue through late September,...

Original post made on Aug. 15, 2011
Last comment by Debra Katz, on Sep 7, 2011 at 10:42 am | 4 comments | 1030 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Foothill opens doors for fall quarter

Foothill College anticipates a fall enrollment of 16,500, with about a quarter of those aged 19 and under and apparently...

Original post made on Sep. 26, 2011
Last comment by Resident, on Sep 26, 2011 at 7:00 pm | 3 comments | 1030 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

MLK Weekend Before the New Calendar!

Before we had finals in December, the PAUSD calendar was typically this - 3 day weekend for MLK Birthday during which the...

Original post made by Paly Parent on Jan. 17, 2013
There are no comments yet. 1030 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Traffic signal hacked?

It appears that either the traffic signal at Lytton and Alma (at the train station) was hacked, or someone had extremely...

Original post made by asharpe on Oct. 25, 2011
Last comment by Crescent Park Dad, on Oct 26, 2011 at 12:22 pm | 3 comments | 1030 Views

AROUND TOWN

Facebook completes move to Menlo Park

Facebook on Monday completed a move from its former headquarters in Palo Alto to its new home in Menlo Park. Read the full...

Original post made on Dec. 20, 2011
Last comment by Walter_E_Wallis, on Dec 21, 2011 at 5:51 pm | 7 comments | 1030 Views

AROUND TOWN

Halloween events include carnivals, contests

Some neighbors may keep their porch lights off, but local ghosts, goblins and Disney princesses need not despair. This weekend,...

Original post made on Oct. 26, 2013
Last comment by Midtown Resident, on Oct 26, 2013 at 3:29 pm | 1 comment | 1030 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

School starts next Thursday but already there are lots of school events!

When this new calendar was discussed, we were assured that there would be no school activities before the first day of school....

Original post made by Resident on Aug. 9, 2012
Last comment by Crescent Park Dad, on Aug 13, 2012 at 1:46 pm | 2 comments | 1029 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Stanford police arrest two for auto burglary

Two persons were arrested on the Stanford campus early Monday morning after they allegedly burglarized at least two vehicles,...

Original post made on Jul. 30, 2012
Last comment by Gethin, on Jul 31, 2012 at 12:26 pm | 4 comments | 1029 Views
<< < 907.75 908.75 909.75 910.75 911.75 > >>
Page 909.75 of 1012

Scottís Seafood Mountain View to close, reopen as new concept
By Elena Kadvany | 7 comments | 2,910 views

Who Says Kids Donít Eat Vegetables?
By Laura Stec | 7 comments | 1,614 views

Breastfeeding Tips
By Jessica T | 10 comments | 1,485 views

How Bad Policy Happens
By Douglas Moran | 12 comments | 873 views

The life of Zarf
By Sally Torbey | 4 comments | 317 views