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


Bare bones dim sum

Cho's Mandarin Dim Sum's beloved potstickers, cash-only menu and utilitarian charm relocated to downtown Los Altos in February. Read...

Original post made on Jun. 6, 2015
Last comment by parent, on Jun 6, 2015 at 11:57 am | 2 comments | 2605 Views


Hot Day! 22 degrees cooler inside with out electricity

You've got to love it when a canopy of trees above and around your house keeps it 22 degrees cooler inside than outside on...

Original post made by Carol on Jun. 8, 2015
Last comment by Curmudgeon, on Jun 8, 2015 at 8:00 pm | 2 comments | 271 Views


Lost in translation

In "Chinglish," David Henry Hwang's comedy about Chinese-American miscommunication, an American CEO discovers the dangers...

Original post made on Jun. 19, 2015
Last comment by Question, on Jun 19, 2015 at 12:10 pm | 2 comments | 1750 Views


Why police activity on 280 this afternoon?

Saturday afternoon, about 1:15pm, the police stopped traffic on 280S near the Arastradero Road exit. They stopped it for...

Original post made by Driver on Jun. 21, 2015
Last comment by Driver, on Jun 21, 2015 at 6:30 pm | 2 comments | 352 Views


Shop Talk

$1,000 A NIGHT ... This city's smallest and most expensive hotel is preparing to open in late October. The Clement Palo Alto,...

Original post made on Jul. 18, 2015
Last comment by Curmudgeon, on Jul 18, 2015 at 3:18 pm | 2 comments | 498 Views


Past jail time

Bay Area "hyphy" rap duo the Hoodstarz grew up in East Palo Alto and Menlo Park. After running in to trouble with the law,...

Original post made on Jul. 23, 2015
Last comment by Mom, on Jul 30, 2015 at 1:05 am | 2 comments | 2182 Views


Building permits in Palo Alto

It's the summer of the roof in Palo Alto. Among these 156 listings from June 7 to July 10, 38 mention maintenance to a roof,...

Original post made on Jul. 24, 2015
Last comment by PBCer, on Jul 24, 2015 at 11:38 am | 2 comments | 1609 Views


Fire crews investigating "explosion and smell of smoke" in downtown Palo Alto

Fire crews are investigating a possible explosion in downtown Palo Alto this morning, a fire dispatcher said. Read the full...

Original post made on Aug. 6, 2015
Last comment by musical, on Aug 6, 2015 at 2:56 pm | 2 comments | 3471 Views


Worth a Look: Technology showcase, Shakespeare in the park and more

This week, check out cutting-edge technological innovations in Mountain View, catch "Romeo and Juliet" in Redwood City and...

Original post made on Aug. 8, 2015
Last comment by Elizabeth Schwyzer, on Aug 10, 2015 at 11:54 am | 2 comments | 1595 Views


The romance of ballroom dance

When Winston and Lilly Chow met in college, they had a common interest in ballroom dancing, each having taken one class for...

Original post made on Aug. 8, 2015
Last comment by Swingcha, on Aug 14, 2015 at 4:53 am | 2 comments | 3778 Views


Real Estate Matters

Ask any real estate attorney about disputes between sellers and listing agents and you are likely to hear a lament about...

Original post made on Aug. 14, 2015
Last comment by neighbor, on Aug 23, 2015 at 3:16 pm | 2 comments | 2447 Views


Palo Alto teen author publishes second novel

At just 18 years old, Palo Alto native Anna Caltabiano has two internationally acclaimed novels, a burgeoning reader base...

Original post made on Aug. 18, 2015
Last comment by musical, on Aug 18, 2015 at 2:15 pm | 2 comments | 2636 Views


Community Notebook: Palo Alto teens organize environmental event

Learn about Palo Alto's water sources (and restrictions), digitized carpooling and how to pack eco-friendly lunches at Green...

Original post made on Aug. 24, 2015
Last comment by moi aussi, on Aug 24, 2015 at 12:32 pm | 2 comments | 3567 Views


Shop Talk: Bill's Cafe construction halts, Urban Style barbershop thrives

Construction on midtown Palo Alto's new Bill's Cafe suffers a setback, while Urban Style barbershop offers clients an old-school...

Original post made on Aug. 27, 2015
Last comment by Online Name, on Aug 27, 2015 at 9:22 pm | 2 comments | 1239 Views


Street Flooding On Edgewwod Near Channinng

What's going on with the street flooding on Edgewood near Channing? Was there a water main break? Has it been gotten under...

Original post made by Hmmm on Sep. 2, 2015
Last comment by Hmmm, on Sep 3, 2015 at 2:19 pm | 2 comments | 211 Views


Police: Man nabbed in San Jose after car pursuit in Palo Alto

A truck driver who police said almost ran over an officer in Palo Alto last Thursday night before speeding away through the...

Original post made on Sep. 3, 2015
Last comment by Gethin, on Sep 3, 2015 at 4:08 pm | 2 comments | 2622 Views


Home Front

This week includes an opportunity to volunteer along Matadero Creek as part of Coastal Cleanup Day on Sept. 19, a fall celebration...

Original post made on Sep. 18, 2015
Last comment by Brenna Malmberg, on Sep 19, 2015 at 12:33 pm | 2 comments | 1157 Views


A block party Babar would love

When Palo Alto resident Jennifer Sullivan's 4-year-old son was reading Babar books, he initiated an idea that would continue...

Original post made on Sep. 18, 2015
Last comment by Sue Dremann, Staff Writer, on Sep 25, 2015 at 3:53 pm | 2 comments | 2066 Views


Sports cars meet art, fashion

Mountain View is gearing up for a unique pop-up party hosted by Ferrari and Lamborghini. Read the full story here

Original post made on Sep. 24, 2015
Last comment by Well-Acquainted, on Sep 24, 2015 at 12:48 pm | 2 comments | 2126 Views


Dance the night away

On Saturday, Sept. 12, from 7 p.m. to moidnight, Cheryl Burke Dance Studio in Mountain View will host a social dance party. Read...

Original post made on Sep. 25, 2015
Last comment by Elizabeth Schwyzer, on Sep 28, 2015 at 10:05 am | 2 comments | 324 Views
<< < 897.75 898.75 899.75 900.75 901.75 > >>
Page 899.75 of 1161

Peace Through Hummus
By Laura Stec | 15 comments | 2,199 views

Siam Orchid shutters in Palo Alto
By Elena Kadvany | 1 comment | 1,221 views

Sugary Drink and Foods Could Contain Warning Labels
By Max Greenberg | 2 comments | 457 views

By Cheryl Bac | 0 comments | 363 views

New York College Tours - Part One
By John Raftrey and Lori McCormick | 0 comments | 63 views