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

The ripples of Sept. 11

Ten years ago, the Midpeninsula was jolted awake on a Tuesday by urgent phone calls and televised images no one could soon...

Original post made on Sep. 9, 2011
Last comment by profile kilt, on Sep 14, 2011 at 12:06 pm | 27 comments | 1342 Views

AROUND TOWN

Golf course architect presents new plan

Golf-course architect Forrest Richardson presented a new plan for reconfiguring Palo Alto Municipal Golf Course, which would...

Original post made on Jan. 27, 2012
Last comment by Marrol, on Jan 30, 2012 at 2:10 pm | 27 comments | 1720 Views

AROUND TOWN

Editorial: Generous offer to electrify Caltrain, but at what cost?

In its struggle to gain credibility in the wake of more than doubling the cost to build a high-speed-rail line between San...

Original post made on Mar. 18, 2012
Last comment by Anonymous, on Mar 21, 2012 at 6:15 pm | 27 comments | 2743 Views

AROUND TOWN

Palo Alto, police union reach tentative deal

After nine months of tense negotiations, Palo Alto and its largest police union have reached a tentative deal -- an agreement...

Original post made on May. 10, 2012
Last comment by Hold On, on May 19, 2012 at 6:25 am | 27 comments | 2014 Views

AROUND TOWN

New Palo Alto homes give snapshot of sellers' market

The average number of days that a Palo Alto house stayed on the market during the first half of 2013 was 20 days. A condo...

Original post made on Jul. 24, 2013
Last comment by Longtime Paly resident, on Jul 27, 2013 at 5:50 pm | 27 comments | 7602 Views

AROUND TOWN

Police missed stroke signs after man hits cars

When William Brian Bedwell left his Palo Alto apartment on the morning of April 14, he kissed his wife and headed off to...

Original post made on May. 22, 2014
Last comment by CHARLES, on Jun 5, 2014 at 3:09 pm | 27 comments | 6800 Views

AROUND TOWN

Does the Utilities Dept. have an 'unlimited' budget

The latest commandment mailing from Utilities is a prime example of a big budget and "mailed brochures' telling us what...

Original post made by Kate on Jul. 2, 2014
Last comment by opt out, on Jul 10, 2014 at 11:37 pm | 27 comments | 769 Views

AROUND TOWN

Cell tower on verge of approval for Little League field

It took many extra innings, but Verizon Wireless is now poised to score the winning run in its long and controversial effort...

Original post made on Sep. 19, 2014
Last comment by Sparty, on Sep 23, 2014 at 8:05 am | 27 comments | 4415 Views

AROUND TOWN

Palo Alto set to approve digital artwork for City Hall lobby

The latest element in Palo Alto's roughly $4.5-million effort to enhance the ground floor at City Hall will be nearly impossible...

Original post made on Nov. 26, 2014
Last comment by Egos Gratification, on Dec 3, 2014 at 12:22 pm | 27 comments | 4341 Views

BOOKS

Measure N ups annual library operating costs by $1.1million

0...

Original post made by hidden costs on Oct. 15, 2008
Last comment by hidden costs, on Oct 15, 2008 at 3:42 pm | 27 comments | 3606 Views

RESTAURANTS

Jamba Juice - what a waste

0...

Original post made by Parent on Jul. 10, 2007
Last comment by Carlos Mercdao, on Feb 5, 2009 at 12:02 pm | 26 comments | 5182 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

University Avenue

0...

Original post made by Palo Alto resident on Sep. 14, 2006
Last comment by Jon, on Nov 11, 2006 at 5:12 pm | 26 comments | 5805 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

Commission seeks more police-building options

0...

Original post made on Aug. 23, 2007
Last comment by Anonymous, on Sep 2, 2007 at 6:16 pm | 26 comments | 4688 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

Long-term construction raises questions in Old Palo Alto neighborhood

0...

Original post made on Jul. 11, 2008
Last comment by Sarah, on Jul 14, 2008 at 9:51 am | 26 comments | 2853 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

A Single Library in Palo Alto

0...

Original post made by Paul Losch on Sep. 20, 2008
Last comment by person2000a, on Sep 21, 2008 at 12:56 pm | 26 comments | 2058 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

'Private' Edgewood meeting concerns residents

A private meeting set for tonight (Wednesday) between an Edgewood Plaza developer and certain residents has some neighbors...

Original post made on Nov. 19, 2008
Last comment by concerned dad, on Nov 30, 2008 at 1:24 pm | 26 comments | 1970 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

Three police sergeants dead, suspect killed in East Oakland

Given the shooting of 5 police officers and the recent gang shooting in Palo Alto, we need to reevaluate our PC approach...

Original post made by Sharon on Mar. 21, 2009
Last comment by Clean it up!, on Mar 24, 2009 at 8:41 am | 26 comments | 2163 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

Asian dust cloud reaches Bay Area today

A giant high-altitude cloud of desert dust and urban pollutants from China will reach the Bay Area today. Read the full...

Original post made on Mar. 25, 2009
Last comment by YSK, on Mar 27, 2009 at 5:13 pm | 26 comments | 2004 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

New Lytton Plaza to debut downtown Palo Alto

Lytton Plaza -- the shabby but prominent gateway to Palo Alto's main retail strip -- is slated to be demolished and rebuilt...

Original post made on Aug. 5, 2009
Last comment by Rain, on Jul 4, 2011 at 6:55 am | 26 comments | 2051 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

Major changes in store for Paly, Gunn

Architects presented "conceptual designs" for sweeping renovations at Palo Alto and Gunn high schools to the Palo Alto Unified...

Original post made on Sep. 9, 2009
Last comment by Neighbor, on Sep 15, 2009 at 9:23 am | 26 comments | 2445 Views
<< < 171.5 172.5 173.5 174.5 175.5 > >>
Page 173.5 of 1077

Eggs and Bacon Walk Into a Bar
By Laura Stec | 6 comments | 1,563 views

Gifts (that are not bought)
By Chandrama Anderson | 1 comment | 1,217 views

Eating v. Exercise: Food Always Wins
By Max Greenberg | 3 comments | 1,216 views

A proposal for Monday Night's Office Cap Discussion
By Steve Levy | 4 comments | 928 views

Sometimes You Just Need a Little Push
By Cheryl Bac | 0 comments | 647 views