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


Economic impact of power outage not yet known

Although the pleasant weather mitigated the "crippling effect" of the power outage, Sherry Bijan, president of the Palo Alto...

Original post made on Feb. 18, 2010
Last comment by Ron, on Feb 21, 2010 at 9:34 am | 9 comments | 2712 Views


Gunn girls have hurdles to overcome in league track finals

At least two events will have a new champion when the SCVAL De Anza Division Track and Field Championships are held Thursday...

Original post made on May. 7, 2010
Last comment by Copter, on May 7, 2010 at 12:15 pm | 1 comment | 2712 Views


Paly swimmers and divers score big victories

The Palo Alto swimming and diving team had a busy, and successful, weekend that saw the boys and girls win dual meets on...

Original post made on Mar. 27, 2011
Last comment by Crescent Park Dad, on Mar 27, 2011 at 10:13 pm | 2 comments | 2712 Views


Students worry that colleges look at Facebook

Scared that college admissions officers look at Facebook profiles in deciding which applicants to accept and which to reject,...

Original post made on Jan. 16, 2009
Last comment by anonymous, on Jan 17, 2009 at 3:08 am | 4 comments | 2712 Views


Medvedev wants his own 'Siliconovaya Dolina'

Russian President Dmitry Medvedev is touring Silicon Valley to see how its mix of technology, venture capital and innovation...

Original post made on Jun. 23, 2010
Last comment by jazzpr0, on Jun 23, 2010 at 7:13 pm | 4 comments | 2712 Views


Bicyclists running stop signs AGAIN!


Original post made by Frank on Aug. 1, 2008
Last comment by Driver, on Sep 13, 2008 at 7:59 pm | 19 comments | 2711 Views


Palo Alto ponders tougher water-efficiency standards

Seeking to conserve water and comply with a new state law, Palo Alto officials are considering adopting stricter regulations...

Original post made on Jan. 6, 2010
Last comment by Midtowner, on Jan 7, 2010 at 8:27 pm | 25 comments | 2711 Views


Students, cops mobilize to guard rail tracks

More than 100 Gunn High School students are mobilizing to patrol rail crossings in Palo Alto after the recent suicides of...

Original post made on Jun. 5, 2009
Last comment by Misha, on Jun 14, 2009 at 10:37 pm | 25 comments | 2711 Views


Palo Alto deaths topic of KQED Forum Tuesday

Philippe Rey, executive director of the Palo Alto-based Adolescent Counseling Service, will discuss factors contributing...

Original post made on Oct. 26, 2009
Last comment by relentlesscactus, on Nov 1, 2009 at 6:14 pm | 12 comments | 2711 Views


Palo Alto all alone in first after impressive 42-0 victory

Friday's prep football This has been a season of firsts for the Palo Alto football team, which finds itself alone in first...

Original post made on Oct. 16, 2010
Last comment by ltk, on Oct 19, 2010 at 3:35 pm | 7 comments | 2711 Views


Mikaela raises the 'Ruef' to help Cardinal women advance

Mikaela Ruef played the game of her Stanford career and was instrumental in giving the Stanford women's basketball team the...

Original post made on Apr. 2, 2014
Last comment by John Sylvester, on Apr 2, 2014 at 10:57 am | 2 comments | 2711 Views


SHP's baseball dream of making CCS Open Division takes a hit

Heading into the weekend, the Sacred Heart Prep baseball team was in good shape to challenge for its first-ever berth in...

Original post made on May. 3, 2015
Last comment by More Like Biased Spin, on May 7, 2015 at 10:01 pm | 2 comments | 2711 Views


The Truth About Bailouts

As the Federal bailout bonanza prepares to spread beyond the mortgage and financial sectors to fill Detroit's depleted coffers,...

Original post made by stock trader on Nov. 24, 2008
Last comment by Perspective, on Dec 9, 2008 at 6:19 am | 5 comments | 2711 Views


Doctor convicted in Internet prescriptions case

A Colorado doctor accused of illegally prescribing anti-depressants to a Stanford student who later committed suicide has...

Original post made on Mar. 10, 2009
Last comment by Clotho, on Apr 6, 2009 at 6:13 pm | 5 comments | 2711 Views


More chamber music for the Peninsula

While they're in the area this spring to play chamber-music concerts in San Francisco, several renowned musicians are also...

Original post made on May. 21, 2009
There are no comments yet. 2711 Views


Menlo-Atherton shocks St. Francis in CCS baseball opener

In what must rank as the most significant victory in Menlo-Atherton baseball history, the 14th-seeded Bears shocked third-seeded...

Original post made on May. 20, 2010
Last comment by M-A, on Sep 20, 2010 at 10:11 pm | 3 comments | 2711 Views


Police arrest Mountain View bank robbery suspect

Police arrested a Santa Clara man and charged him with five South Bay bank robberies, including last week's robbery of the...

Original post made on Sep. 21, 2010
Last comment by Just Wondering, on Sep 21, 2010 at 4:26 pm | 3 comments | 2711 Views


High-speed rail meeting Thursday in Palo Alto

Peninsula residents concerned about the state's proposed high-speed rail project will have a chance to ask questions and...

Original post made on Jan. 19, 2010
Last comment by Why, on Jan 31, 2010 at 4:50 pm | 41 comments | 2711 Views


A tale of two Tigers

Tiger, a nearly 2-year-old tomcat belonging to the Samson family of Palo Alto, embarked on a weeks-long adventure when he...

Original post made on Sep. 8, 2010
Last comment by Poki, on Sep 27, 2010 at 2:01 pm | 6 comments | 2711 Views


Mueller, Carlton elected to Menlo Park council

The streets of downtown Menlo Park were nearly empty late Tuesday afternoon -- perhaps people were still waiting in line...

Original post made on Nov. 8, 2012
Last comment by Anne, on Nov 8, 2012 at 1:34 pm | 1 comment | 2711 Views
<< < 840.25 841.25 842.25 843.25 844.25 > >>
Page 842.25 of 1324

California Democrats seek to revive the Republican Party; Republicans expected to resist
By Douglas Moran | 28 comments | 2,621 views

Chocolate + Tahini Ice Box Pie
By Laura Stec | 0 comments | 984 views

Love is a Verb
By Chandrama Anderson | 0 comments | 564 views

Oh, My Aching Knees
By Max Greenberg | 12 comments | 560 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