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

RESTAURANTS

Shop Talk: There's the beef

There's no question that the Peninsula is on the cutting edge when it comes to technology, but as for more traditional items,...

Original post made on May. 6, 2013
Last comment by CrescentParkAnon., on May 6, 2013 at 10:02 pm | 5 comments | 1323 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

college financial aid

my kid is currently applying for ivy league colleges. we do not know how the financial aid would work for him, we have institutional...

Original post made by mom on Jan. 3, 2011
Last comment by Crescent Park Dad, on Jan 4, 2011 at 11:31 am | 3 comments | 1323 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Major sewage spill taints Matadero Creek

More than 1,000 gallons of raw, untreated sewage spilled into Matadero Creek in Palo Alto Thursday, according to Ken Torke,...

Original post made on Nov. 19, 2010
Last comment by Doug Graham, on Nov 19, 2010 at 3:21 pm | 3 comments | 1323 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Best Of Palo Alto 2011 launches

It is time again for the readers of the Palo Alto Weekly and users of Palo Alto Online to voice their views on the top establishments...

Original post made on May. 30, 2011
There are no comments yet. 1323 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

State senate passes distracted-driving bill

A bill that would increase the base fines for distracted driving passed the California State Senate Tuesday. Read the full...

Original post made on May. 15, 2012
Last comment by Anon., on May 17, 2012 at 1:10 pm | 3 comments | 1323 Views

SPORTS

Paly falls, but three others will play for CCS titles

==B CCS girls' volleyball== Palo Alto won't be playing for a third straight Central Coast Section girls' volleyball title,...

Original post made on Nov. 15, 2012
Last comment by Marv Upshaw, on Nov 15, 2012 at 9:29 pm | 1 comment | 1323 Views

ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

Obama presidency a failure in every way to the Right

President Obama truly has an administration that has failed... ...to live up to every far rightwing fringe paranoid fantasy. Admit...

Original post made by Matt Mateo on Feb. 21, 2012
Last comment by Jen Carlo, on Mar 9, 2012 at 5:26 pm | 35 comments | 1323 Views

AROUND TOWN

Remembering Andy Garcia on 9/11 anniversary

The annual Andy Garcia 5K run, walk and bike event in Portola Valley will be held on Labor Day, Monday, Sept. 5. The community...

Original post made on Aug. 31, 2011
Last comment by Moi, on Sep 1, 2011 at 3:00 pm | 2 comments | 1323 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

Homebuilder signs deal for Alma Plaza

An ambitious plan to redevelop Alma Plaza in south Palo Alto took another leap forward Tuesday when builder D.R. Horton signed...

Original post made on Feb. 28, 2012
Last comment by YIMBY, on Mar 6, 2012 at 3:18 pm | 9 comments | 1322 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Gunn program backs student 'social entrepreneurs'

Gunn High School sophomore Arjun Parikh just got his start-up funded -- an initiative that combines his love of soccer with...

Original post made on Mar. 12, 2012
Last comment by Mary, on Mar 13, 2012 at 10:21 am | 2 comments | 1322 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Rapist/attempted murderer Blanks loses court appeal

A Santa Clara man convicted of committing multiple sex crimes and attempted murder in Palo Alto lost an appeal in the California...

Original post made on Sep. 10, 2013
Last comment by Jon Parsons, on Sep 11, 2013 at 8:09 pm | 2 comments | 1322 Views

SPORTS

who's going to the Orange Bowl?

Stanford is playing in the Orange Bowl on January 3. How many of you folks are going to the game? Or are you going to let...

Original post made by real Stanford fan on Dec. 5, 2010
Last comment by Anon, on Dec 6, 2010 at 10:19 am | 1 comment | 1322 Views

SPORTS

Paly's Winn named state coach of the year

When Dave Winn walked off the court at the San Jose State Event Center in December with a state championship in hand, he...

Original post made on Feb. 2, 2011
Last comment by Theresa Carey, on Feb 2, 2011 at 10:50 am | 1 comment | 1322 Views

SPORTS

Tough shooting night leads to loss for Stanford men's hoops

Josh Owens scored 13 points and had seven rebounds, Jeremy Green and Josh Huestis each had 11 points and Dwight Powell had...

Original post made on Feb. 21, 2011
Last comment by Anonymous, on Feb 21, 2011 at 9:31 pm | 1 comment | 1322 Views

SPORTS

Gunn claims first outright softball title by beating Paly

Thursday's prep roundup With the SCVAL El Camino Division softball championship on the line, host Gunn came through like...

Original post made on May. 16, 2014
Last comment by Keith PETERS , on May 18, 2014 at 1:03 pm | 4 comments | 1322 Views

AROUND TOWN

Cooley Landing Park opens in East Palo Alto

The City of East Palo Alto and the Midpeninsula Open Space District celebrated the grand opening of Cooley Landing Park on...

Original post made on Jul. 20, 2012
Last comment by Michelle Daher, on Jul 23, 2012 at 11:20 am | 4 comments | 1322 Views

AROUND TOWN

Narrow sidewalks

Unlike many people who post here, I have no objection to 3-5 story buildings in the built-up areas around town. But, many...

Original post made by Anon on Sep. 19, 2012
Last comment by Shirley Pringle Hensley, on Nov 22, 2012 at 2:00 pm | 5 comments | 1322 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

First Person: A conversation with Sal Khan

Sal Khan, founder of the Mountain View-based Khan Academy, is revolutionizing education, one 10 minute YouTube video at a...

Original post made on Sep. 25, 2011
Last comment by John Jacobs, on Sep 27, 2011 at 8:56 pm | 7 comments | 1321 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Spare the Air alert issued for Wednesday

While chilly temperatures are expected to continue Wednesday, the Bay Area Air Quality Management District is issuing the...

Original post made on Jan. 15, 2013
Last comment by common sense, on Jan 16, 2013 at 6:13 pm | 7 comments | 1321 Views

SPORTS

Bowl game season gets busy this week before Stanford kicks off in Orange Bowl

Football fans will get their share of the postseason this week, long before Stanford takes on Virginia Tech in the Orange...

Original post made on Dec. 27, 2010
Last comment by Stanford fan, on Dec 28, 2010 at 11:42 am | 2 comments | 1321 Views
<< < 801.5 802.5 803.5 804.5 805.5 > >>
Page 803.5 of 1012

Scottís Seafood Mountain View to close, reopen as new concept
By Elena Kadvany | 7 comments | 2,744 views

Who Says Kids Donít Eat Vegetables?
By Laura Stec | 7 comments | 1,498 views

Breastfeeding Tips
By Jessica T | 10 comments | 1,451 views

How Bad Policy Happens
By Douglas Moran | 12 comments | 795 views

The life of Zarf
By Sally Torbey | 4 comments | 222 views