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

Another 'bad air' day on Saturday

A third consecutive Spare the Air smog alert has been issued for Saturday. Read the full story here http://www.paloaltoonline.com/news/2016/06/04/another-bad-air-day-on-saturday...

Original post made on Jun. 4, 2016
Last comment by parent, on Jun 4, 2016 at 11:22 am | 1 comment | 914 Views

AROUND TOWN

The secret garden

Tucked away from the rest of Stanford University's main tourist attractions, an eccentric and whimsical garden sits on the...

Original post made on Jun. 3, 2016
Last comment by Gertrude, on Jun 4, 2016 at 11:16 am | 1 comment | 4405 Views

AROUND TOWN

Bernie Sanders draws supporters to Palo Alto rally

More than a thousand people waited in the scorching sun to listen to Democratic presidential candidate Bernie Sanders speak...

Original post made on Jun. 1, 2016
Last comment by HUTCH 7.62, on Jun 4, 2016 at 9:39 am | 20 comments | 7634 Views

AROUND TOWN

Too many Marc Berman flyers

I was considering voting for Marc Berman but may change my mind because we are getting way too many flyers in the mail. Not...

Original post made by CCW on May. 31, 2016
Last comment by Looking for Integrity, on Jun 4, 2016 at 8:51 am | 22 comments | 1034 Views

AROUND TOWN

Home Front

<B><B>NEW HOME STORE OPENING ... </B>Two Stanford Business School alumni, Christina Bryant and Steph Peng, will open their...

Original post made on May. 27, 2016
Last comment by Tean Kate, on Jun 4, 2016 at 3:06 am | 2 comments | 2949 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

Palo Alto to create policy for sea-level rise

With sea-level rise threatening to overwhelm Palo Alto's levee system and imperil thousands of properties along the Bayfront,...

Original post made on Jun. 1, 2016
Last comment by Steve Case, on Jun 4, 2016 at 1:58 am | 5 comments | 3012 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

The Class of 2016: complete coverage

With pomp, circumstance, jokes and a few tears, thousands of seniors at public and private high schools in the area are graduating...

Original post made on Jun. 3, 2016
Last comment by Parent, on Jun 3, 2016 at 12:43 pm | 1 comment | 6626 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

Palo Alto looks to raise fees for storm-drain projects

It's not easy to get residents excited about storm drains during a prolonged drought, but that's what Palo Alto hopes to...

Original post made on May. 31, 2016
Last comment by Garden Gnome, on Jun 3, 2016 at 12:01 pm | 18 comments | 3465 Views

AROUND TOWN

Seeking people who knew John Baker, PA fire fighter in 1955

On evening of January 25, 1955 Palo Alto Fire Captain John Baker suffered a fatal heart attack while fighting a fire at Covenant...

Original post made by Barry Marchisio on Mar. 11, 2015
Last comment by BarryM, on Jun 3, 2016 at 11:51 am | 2 comments | 739 Views

AROUND TOWN

Home sales

<B>Atherton Read the full story here http://paloaltoonline.com/print/story/2016/06/03/home-sales posted Friday, June 3,...

Original post made on Jun. 3, 2016
There are no comments yet. 2267 Views

AROUND TOWN

Sales at a glance

<B>Atherton Read the full story here http://paloaltoonline.com/print/story/2016/06/03/sales-at-a-glance posted Friday, June...

Original post made on Jun. 3, 2016
There are no comments yet. 1871 Views

AROUND TOWN

Home Front

<B><B>BEST PLACE TO RENT ... </B>RentApplication.com, a national online application service linking landlords and renters...

Original post made on Jun. 3, 2016
There are no comments yet. 2358 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

What plans for teens "stuck" in town Presidents weekend

Please help me with ideas for middle and high school students to do fun things for 5 day weekend. This has to be things that...

Original post made by Paly Parent on Feb. 9, 2016
Last comment by Monica Williams, on Jun 2, 2016 at 10:01 pm | 11 comments | 892 Views

AROUND TOWN

Bernie Sanders in Palo Alto today

Six days before the California primary, presidential candidate Bernie Sanders will be coming to Palo Alto to hold a free...

Original post made on May. 30, 2016
Last comment by Online Name, on Jun 2, 2016 at 9:29 pm | 85 comments | 17360 Views

ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

VIDEOS: State Assembly District 24 candidate interviews

To help voters become familiar with the eight candidates vying to replace Rich Gordon in Sacramento, the Palo Alto Weekly...

Original post made on Jun. 2, 2016
Last comment by Wayne Jebian, on Jun 2, 2016 at 6:03 pm | 1 comment | 2498 Views

RESTAURANTS

A family affair

I'm not sure I could tell a pirozhki from perestroika, but there's a fabulous place in Redwood City where you can learn the...

Original post made on Jun. 2, 2016
Last comment by Tricia Y, on Jun 2, 2016 at 5:23 pm | 1 comment | 2615 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

One hospitalized after hazmat incident in Palo Alto

One person was taken to a hospital and 13 others were evaluated for possible exposure after a hazmat incident in Palo Alto...

Original post made on May. 31, 2016
Last comment by chemist, on Jun 2, 2016 at 1:56 pm | 5 comments | 4236 Views

AROUND TOWN

Assembly hopefuls to square off in candidates' forum

Eight candidates looking to replace outgoing state Assemblyman Rich Gordon will discuss their political positions on Tuesday...

Original post made on May. 10, 2016
Last comment by SEA_SEELAM REDDY, on Jun 2, 2016 at 1:18 pm | 6 comments | 2758 Views

AROUND TOWN

Gunn graduate's message: 'We are fighters'

A simple greeting framed the hardest question that students at Henry M. Gunn High School were asked all year: "How are you,...

Original post made on Jun. 2, 2016
Last comment by SEA_SEELAM REDDY, on Jun 2, 2016 at 4:40 am | 1 comment | 4306 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Paly, Gunn again see low state test participation

For the second year in a row, both Palo Alto and Gunn high schools failed to meet the government's required participation...

Original post made on May. 29, 2016
Last comment by Bravo, on Jun 1, 2016 at 9:53 pm | 34 comments | 7924 Views
<< < 117.75 118.75 119.75 120.75 121.75 > >>
Page 119.75 of 1324

California Democrats seek to revive the Republican Party; Republicans expected to resist
By Douglas Moran | 28 comments | 2,703 views

Chocolate + Tahini Ice Box Pie
By Laura Stec | 0 comments | 1,140 views

Love is a Verb
By Chandrama Anderson | 0 comments | 712 views

Oh, My Aching Knees
By Max Greenberg | 14 comments | 648 views

 

Save $5 when you register by Monday, July 24

Registration is now open for the 33rd annual Palo Alto Weekly Moonlight Run and Walk. This family-friendly event which benefits local nonprofits serving kids and families will take place on Friday, Oct. 6 at the Palo Alto Baylands.

Register Here