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

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Understanding and rehabilitating the teen brain

It is 1:30 in the morning. A faint glow emanates from the slightly ajar door of a bedroom. The mother of a 16-year- old opens...

Original post made on Jun. 11, 2012
Last comment by J.J., on Jun 11, 2012 at 6:01 pm | 3 comments | 1346 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Fire damages psychic parlor in Los Altos

Santa Clara County firefighters extinguished a two-alarm fire that damaged a psychic parlor in Los Altos Saturday morning,...

Original post made on Jun. 11, 2012
Last comment by Scoops McKenzie, on Jun 11, 2012 at 9:16 pm | 10 comments | 1346 Views

SPORTS

Lin takes the next step in his NBA career in Houston

First things first: You'll be seeing no puns here in this space. Not now, not ever. That's a promise. Well, maybe. That means...

Original post made on Jul. 19, 2012
Last comment by Steph Curry for the WIN, on Jul 20, 2012 at 9:28 am | 4 comments | 1346 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Palo Alto Police release sketch of burglary suspect

Burglar was seen Thursday morning. Palo Alto Police released this sketch and description today: http://www.cityofpaloalto.org/civica/press/display.asp?layout=1&Entry=800...

Original post made by resident on Oct. 5, 2012
Last comment by resident, on Oct 6, 2012 at 3:13 pm | 3 comments | 1345 Views

SPORTS

Short road trip leads to big Pac-10 hoops win for Stanford women

After handing two of the top five nationally ranked teams a loss last week at home, the Stanford women's basketball team...

Original post made on Jan. 3, 2011
Last comment by Been waitin' a long time..., on Jan 3, 2011 at 12:30 pm | 1 comment | 1345 Views

SPORTS

Menlo boys open CCS tennis title defense as top seed

The Menlo School boys' tennis team will open defense of its Central Coast Section title when the top-seeded Knights host...

Original post made on May. 1, 2012
Last comment by asst. coach werm, on May 4, 2012 at 8:48 am | 2 comments | 1345 Views

ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

Bay 'water trail' development gets $1 million boost

A plan for a "water trail" to surround the San Francisco Bay has been awarded $1 million by the California Coastal Conservancy,...

Original post made on Mar. 21, 2011
Last comment by sports for kids, on Mar 21, 2011 at 12:54 pm | 2 comments | 1345 Views

AROUND TOWN

City to honor Martin Luther King Jr. with 'Day of Service'

The City of Palo Alto will honor Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr., on Monday, Jan. 17, with a day of community service. Projects...

Original post made on Jan. 11, 2011
Last comment by I'm in, on Jan 11, 2011 at 5:34 pm | 1 comment | 1345 Views

AROUND TOWN

'Private Eyes' and truth and lies

You may not know that Steven Dietz is one of the most produced playwrights in the U.S., only slightly behind Shakespeare...

Original post made on Jan. 30, 2011
Last comment by JeffK, on Jan 30, 2011 at 9:22 am | 1 comment | 1345 Views

AROUND TOWN

'Saving' Caltrain

Numerous ideas for funding Caltrain in the near and long terms were proposed at recent events sponsored separately by the...

Original post made on Feb. 11, 2011
Last comment by choo choo, on Feb 12, 2011 at 1:36 pm | 3 comments | 1345 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Editor - why was my question as to keying in Gunn high removed?

I posted last night question asking if it is true that a car of a Gunn Jewish student was keyed? I mentioned that my (Jewish)...

Original post made by village fool on May. 19, 2012
Last comment by Just a guess, on May 19, 2012 at 9:07 am | 1 comment | 1344 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Neighborhood-association embezzler is sentenced

The former administrative manager of a Palo Alto neighborhood association received a six-month suspended sentence and must...

Original post made on Aug. 18, 2011
Last comment by never, on Aug 19, 2011 at 9:53 am | 8 comments | 1344 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Former coach is suspect in Menlo thefts

A former Menlo School assistant coach, who had chased down and captured a suspect in other campus thefts, is now himself...

Original post made on Dec. 20, 2011
Last comment by mug shot, on Dec 22, 2011 at 11:46 am | 4 comments | 1344 Views

ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

Community Notebook: Exhibit exposes human trafficking

The Menlo Park Presbyterian Church will host an exhibit this week that aims to teach the public about global human trafficking....

Original post made on Jan. 30, 2013
Last comment by Really, on Jan 30, 2013 at 5:00 pm | 2 comments | 1344 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

M. Kenneth Oshman, Silicon Valley pioneer, dies

Silicon Valley pioneer and Jewish community center benefactor M. Kenneth Oshman has died. He was 71. Oshman, an Atherton...

Original post made on Aug. 10, 2011
Last comment by PAPD-Critic, on Aug 10, 2011 at 9:55 pm | 3 comments | 1343 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

Development Center staff could grow

While layoffs, vacancies and retirements continue to shrink the workforce at Palo Alto City Hall, city officials are planning...

Original post made on Sep. 2, 2011
Last comment by Charlie, on Sep 9, 2011 at 10:05 am | 17 comments | 1343 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Police investigate vandalism at Palo Alto school

Vandals smashed a window at Jordan Middle School over the weekend and destroyed office equipment in the school cafeteria,...

Original post made on Apr. 26, 2011
Last comment by disgruntled, on Apr 26, 2011 at 3:37 pm | 1 comment | 1343 Views

SPORTS

More preseason honors for Stanford baseball program

==B Stanford roundup == Stanford right-hander Mark Appel was named to Collegiate Baseball's preseason All-American first...

Original post made on Dec. 20, 2011
Last comment by John, on Dec 21, 2011 at 11:29 am | 2 comments | 1343 Views

ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

Paperwork! There oughta be a law...

You know how the banks finally got fed up and made us all sign the check on one side in one direction so they could automatically...

Original post made by fed up on Apr. 9, 2011
Last comment by Walter_E_Wallis, on Apr 10, 2011 at 2:06 am | 3 comments | 1343 Views

ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

First look: Facebook's new home from the inside out

If any office building has that coveted "new car" smell, it's Facebook's renovated Menlo Park headquarters. Earlier this...

Original post made on Jul. 29, 2011
Last comment by sharon, on Dec 14, 2011 at 1:25 am | 15 comments | 1343 Views
<< < 887.75 888.75 889.75 890.75 891.75 > >>
Page 889.75 of 1057

Cho's, beloved dim sum spot, to reopen in Los Altos
By Elena Kadvany | 8 comments | 5,567 views

Why I Became Active in Palo Alto Forward
By Steve Levy | 10 comments | 2,118 views

Early Decision Blues
By John Raftrey and Lori McCormick | 0 comments | 1,621 views

Guest Post from HSSV: Adopt a Naughty Dog!
By Cathy Kirkman | 1 comment | 1,403 views

First Interview
By Sally Torbey | 5 comments | 743 views