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

El Palo Alto gets the high-tech treatment

El Palo Alto, the city's iconic redwood that has stood near the banks of San Francisquito Creek for more than 1,000 years,...

Original post made on Jul. 26, 2013
Last comment by Marie, on Jul 29, 2013 at 6:31 pm | 5 comments | 5641 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

Palo Alto bans smoking at all parks

Palo Alto took its strongest stance to date against tobacco on Monday night, when the City Council swiftly passed a law that...

Original post made on May. 14, 2013
Last comment by Green&Clean, on May 16, 2013 at 11:30 pm | 42 comments | 5639 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

Palo Alto set to ban vehicle dwelling

Palo Alto's emotional two-year debate over whether it should be illegal for people to sleep in vehicles could reach its conclusion...

Original post made on Aug. 1, 2013
Last comment by palo alto resident, on Sep 18, 2013 at 4:36 pm | 107 comments | 5639 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Palo Alto board tours Illinois school with superintendent finalist

The finalist for the job of Palo Alto school district superintendent, Glenn "Max" McGee, led the Palo Alto Board of Education...

Original post made on May. 22, 2014
Last comment by Parts omitted, on May 23, 2014 at 11:52 am | 32 comments | 5639 Views

MOVIES

Clapping Along at Shoreline Theaters

0...

Original post made by Kate on Jul. 1, 2007
Last comment by bru, on Jun 2, 2009 at 11:41 pm | 5 comments | 5637 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

Design contest set to kick off for Palo Alto's new bike bridge

Palo Alto officials agree that the city's new bike bridge over Highway 101 should be a "landmark" structure that showcases...

Original post made on Aug. 27, 2014
Last comment by resident, on Dec 11, 2014 at 5:19 pm | 59 comments | 5636 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

An unsustainable animal shelter

Palo Altans are big pet owners, and the prospect of not having the convenience and top-level service of the city-run Animal...

Original post made on Apr. 6, 2012
Last comment by sandra skolnik, on Apr 18, 2012 at 4:16 pm | 127 comments | 5634 Views

AROUND TOWN

Why is there so much wrong-way parking?

0...

Original post made by Daniel B. on Sep. 3, 2006
Last comment by People who Need People, on Apr 25, 2008 at 1:15 am | 17 comments | 5632 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

School board approves increased parcel tax

The Palo Alto school board unanimously passed just after midnight on Tuesday night a $758, six-year parcel tax that will...

Original post made on Jan. 28, 2015
Last comment by musical, on Mar 23, 2015 at 1:55 pm | 83 comments | 5631 Views

AROUND TOWN

Sears closing / Home Depot

0...

Original post made by chris on Jan. 13, 2007
Last comment by iCN3o, on Feb 2, 2007 at 2:21 pm | 4 comments | 5631 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

High utility bills give Palo Altans a shock

0...

Original post made on Jan. 23, 2008
Last comment by NoPA Gobbledygook, on Jan 30, 2008 at 9:33 am | 80 comments | 5628 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Graffiti vandals tag Cal Ave

Strollers along California Avenue found something new to look at Thursday morning -- graffiti on buildings in the 400 block. Read...

Original post made on Aug. 10, 2013
Last comment by Outside Observer, on Aug 22, 2013 at 10:07 am | 18 comments | 5625 Views

ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

Proposition 89: hope for democracy

0...

Original post made by Nancy Neff on Oct. 23, 2006
Last comment by Nancy Neff, on Oct 26, 2006 at 10:51 am | 5 comments | 5625 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

Street Sweeping - What's the Point?

0...

Original post made by Palo Alto Bill on Oct. 16, 2007
Last comment by Greg K, on Jan 6, 2009 at 10:29 am | 20 comments | 5624 Views

ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

"Drone"-d out

While many have heard Amazon's Jeff Bezos assert that in five years drones will be used to deliver its packages, right now...

Original post made on May. 22, 2014
Last comment by Mr.Recycle, on Jun 11, 2014 at 1:37 pm | 15 comments | 5624 Views

AROUND TOWN

Library offers brews, not books

One wouldn't normally associate beer with a library. Read the full story here http://www.paloaltoonline.com/print/story/2014/02/07/library-offers-brews-not-books...

Original post made on Feb. 7, 2014
There are no comments yet. 5623 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Criminal locations

0...

Original post made by John on Sep. 19, 2006
Last comment by Duveneck/St.Francis, on Sep 25, 2006 at 2:38 pm | 4 comments | 5621 Views

AROUND TOWN

First Person: A conversation with Phil Jaber

Phil Jaber, founder of Philz Coffee, talks about his history in the Bay Area and the challenges and triumphs of opening the...

Original post made on Apr. 16, 2012
Last comment by Kristinite, on Apr 16, 2012 at 11:42 pm | 14 comments | 5621 Views

ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

Buildings of up to eight stories planned for East Palo Alto

With an eye on affordable housing and the city's bottom line, East Palo Alto officials on Monday night unveiled the city's...

Original post made on Nov. 20, 2014
Last comment by CrescentParkAnon., on Nov 26, 2014 at 4:45 pm | 40 comments | 5619 Views

SPORTS

Cardinal begins five-game stretch vs. top teams

==B Stanford football== Starting this week, Stanford embarks upon a series of football games that likely will make or...

Original post made on Oct. 4, 2013
Last comment by John, on Oct 4, 2013 at 1:24 pm | 1 comment | 5618 Views
<< < 112.75 113.75 114.75 115.75 116.75 > >>
Page 114.75 of 1095

Palo Alto's Cafe Pro Bono reopens after fire
By Elena Kadvany | 4 comments | 1,524 views

Magical Bridge Playground
By Cheryl Bac | 8 comments | 895 views

You Ate What?
By Laura Stec | 7 comments | 802 views

The Connection Between Buena Vista and Measure A
By Steve Levy | 3 comments | 678 views

Camping Comfortably
By Sally Torbey | 6 comments | 606 views