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

Menlo Park credit union robbed

An armed man robbed the Tyco Credit Union at 220 Jefferson Drive in Menlo Park Wednesday at about 3 p.m. and got away with...

Original post made on Aug. 27, 2009
Last comment by Unknown, on Aug 31, 2009 at 10:28 am | 2 comments | 1984 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

Is the Palo Alto Children's theater lossing it's gem luster?

The children's theater gained it's popularity through the spirit of the children. It was created to support the children...

Original post made by 78sun on Aug. 17, 2009
Last comment by Miss The Old PACT, on Aug 30, 2009 at 8:33 pm | 6 comments | 2798 Views

AROUND TOWN

Senate OKs prisoner-release despite DA warning

California's district attorneys are warning that the release of thousands of prisoners under a budget-cutting "reclassification"...

Original post made on Aug. 21, 2009
Last comment by OhlonePar, on Aug 30, 2009 at 6:00 pm | 7 comments | 2364 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Thefts, vandalism cause Midtown Garden closure

The gate has always been unlocked at the Midtown Community Garden for anyone to come and enjoy the ambiance -- a little bit...

Original post made on Aug. 26, 2009
Last comment by Who Cares, on Aug 30, 2009 at 2:40 pm | 12 comments | 2337 Views

AROUND TOWN

Are milk cartons recyclable?

Earlier this year, the Recycling Drop-Off Center stopped accepting milk cartons, but there was a notice that the new GreenWaste...

Original post made by WilliamR on Jul. 25, 2009
Last comment by Dr. McGlew, on Aug 30, 2009 at 2:17 pm | 5 comments | 3693 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

bicyclist killed by hit-and-run in Los Altos Hills on August 22

54-year-old Dave Delgado, father of 2, was killed by a hit-and-run car driver near the corner of Purisima Rd. and Concepcion...

Original post made by sarah on Aug. 30, 2009
There are no comments yet. 2617 Views

SPORTS

Riding, roping and rodeo-ing

It's a hot Saturday afternoon at Ravenswood Ranch in East Palo Alto. Out on Weeks Street, which bounds ranch's west side,...

Original post made on Aug. 30, 2009
Last comment by sarah, on Aug 30, 2009 at 11:16 am | 2 comments | 2843 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

Court ruling 'won't slow high-speed rail project'

A court ruling ordering the California High-Speed Rail Authority to rewrite portions of its environmental review for the...

Original post made on Aug. 28, 2009
Last comment by mSkehan, on Aug 30, 2009 at 9:17 am | 9 comments | 2488 Views

AROUND TOWN

News Digest

<B>Electric cars charge into Palo Alto Read the full story here http://www.PaloAltoOnline.com/weekly/story.php?story_id=11533...

Original post made on Aug. 30, 2009
Last comment by ts, on Aug 30, 2009 at 3:21 am | 1 comment | 2012 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

More Arson Fires at Gunn

This time the sports fields were targeted. Benches, trashcans, even the sacred baseball backstop was set ablaze. http://twitter.com/qqpa qq...

Original post made by qq on Aug. 29, 2009
Last comment by Cut the Stress Level, Skelly, on Aug 30, 2009 at 12:47 am | 1 comment | 2022 Views

ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

What is a Trillion?

Earlier this year in March president Obama's budget predicted total deficits for the next decade of nearly $7 trillion. ...

Original post made by resident on Aug. 27, 2009
Last comment by Walter_E_Wallis, on Aug 29, 2009 at 7:16 pm | 5 comments | 1975 Views

AROUND TOWN

Minor collision becomes a 'hit-and-run'

A pedestrian/car collision with minor injuries has become a hit-and-run case when the car's driver left the scene. Palo Alto...

Original post made on Aug. 27, 2009
Last comment by Citizen of the World, on Aug 29, 2009 at 4:32 pm | 40 comments | 2680 Views

AROUND TOWN

Electric cars charge into Palo Alto

Visitors to Palo Alto's annual celebration of electric vehicles this Saturday could detect a special buzz in the air. Read...

Original post made on Aug. 26, 2009
Last comment by A Noun Ea Mus, on Aug 29, 2009 at 4:17 pm | 12 comments | 2113 Views

ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

Bill allows Obama to seize control of Internet

http://news.cnet.com/8301-13578_3-10320096-38.html If nothing is scaring or horrifying you, from using the NEA to hire...

Original post made by Perspective on Aug. 28, 2009
Last comment by svatoid, on Aug 29, 2009 at 2:03 pm | 9 comments | 1885 Views

AROUND TOWN

District: Kids' emotional health a top concern

In the wake of three student Caltrain suicides in four months, student emotional health is a top priority for the Palo Alto...

Original post made on Aug. 24, 2009
Last comment by OhlonePar, on Aug 29, 2009 at 12:59 pm | 89 comments | 5780 Views

AROUND TOWN

Ahh. Lytton Plaza back to its old self again

I was downtown to see the festival today. I walked down the alley that runs from the Compaq bldg to the lot behind Lytton...

Original post made by Dave on Aug. 23, 2009
Last comment by anon., on Aug 29, 2009 at 12:47 pm | 6 comments | 1753 Views

AROUND TOWN

Monster Ediface Corner Seale/Cowper-Eyesore or Brave New Palo Alto?

I can't help wondering what intentions of the owners and architect can be inferred from this supposedly residential structure...

Original post made by Midtown Man on Aug. 24, 2009
Last comment by anon., on Aug 29, 2009 at 12:44 pm | 11 comments | 2227 Views

AROUND TOWN

Potential train death averted by engineer

A recent spate of tragedies along the tracks has everyone, perhaps especially Caltrain engineers, on edge. But among the...

Original post made on Aug. 24, 2009
Last comment by anon., on Aug 29, 2009 at 12:36 pm | 7 comments | 1745 Views

ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

palo alto or la jolla? for education, living and family life

We've enjoyed living in Palo Alto for a few years with two small children. Now the husband got a better career opportunity...

Original post made by need suggestions on Aug. 28, 2009
Last comment by need suggestions, on Aug 29, 2009 at 11:39 am | 4 comments | 1845 Views

ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

Locking and unlocking cars quietly.

Not a very big issue, but it is annoying to many of us. I visited Mitchell Park library today at lunchtime and spent time...

Original post made by Library User on Aug. 25, 2009
Last comment by Library User, on Aug 29, 2009 at 9:17 am | 12 comments | 1892 Views
<< < 855.25 856.25 857.25 858.25 859.25 > >>
Page 857.25 of 1239

Naked Men and Pineapple with Tomato
By Laura Stec | 12 comments | 7,477 views

French Laundry alums to open Palo Alto restaurant
By Elena Kadvany | 10 comments | 6,733 views

Candidate Kickoff Events: Public, not just for supporters
By Douglas Moran | 4 comments | 1,522 views

Weekly Candlelight Reconnection Ritual
By Chandrama Anderson | 2 comments | 799 views

Water, baking soda, vinegar and slime
By Cheryl Bac | 0 comments | 388 views

 

Hangin' with the best

The results are in. See who Palo Alto Weekly readers have selected what they feel are the top spots and service providers in the Palo Alto area across 83 categories.

See the Winners