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

Palo Alto man arrested for stalking family

A Palo Alto resident was arrested Monday and booked at the Marin County Jail on suspicion of stalking and harassing a San...

Original post made on Apr. 5, 2011
Last comment by Curious Lady, on Nov 16, 2012 at 2:10 pm | 3 comments | 1496 Views

SPORTS

Women's water polo, basketball, golf and swimming stock up on new talent

==B Signing Day == John Tanner announced five recruits who signed national letters of intent Wednesday to play women's...

Original post made on Nov. 16, 2012
Last comment by Tom, on Nov 16, 2012 at 11:36 am | 1 comment | 4006 Views

AROUND TOWN

No quick fixes for downtown's parking woes

With downtown residents up in arms about a shortage of parking spots on their blocks, Palo Alto officials approved on Tuesday...

Original post made on Nov. 14, 2012
Last comment by infrequent, on Nov 16, 2012 at 10:58 am | 30 comments | 2518 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Public opinion sought on future of Cubberley Community Center

Public opinion on the future of Cubberley Community Center will be sought in a community forum scheduled for Thursday evening,...

Original post made on Nov. 5, 2012
Last comment by betty schneider, on Nov 16, 2012 at 12:11 am | 21 comments | 3012 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 | 1327 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

Water Main Break

ABC7 news reported a water main break on Newell overnight. Palo Alto utilities said it was caused by low overnight temperatures....

Original post made by David on Nov. 10, 2012
Last comment by Debra Katz, on Nov 15, 2012 at 3:36 pm | 8 comments | 1654 Views

AROUND TOWN

How Can We Help the Donkeys?

I just found out about the donkeys at Bol Park being injured by a pack of dogs. I don't have donkey experience, per se,...

Original post made by Ducatigirl on Nov. 13, 2012
Last comment by Ducatigirl, on Nov 15, 2012 at 3:25 pm | 7 comments | 943 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

School board to discuss alumni survey Tuesday

Results from a survey of Palo Alto high school graduates will be among the topics of discussion by the Palo Alto Board of...

Original post made on Nov. 12, 2012
Last comment by agreed, on Nov 15, 2012 at 3:01 pm | 30 comments | 2875 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Public ponders Cubberley options at forum

More than 100 people turned out Thursday night, Nov. 8, for a public forum on the future of Cubberley Community Center. While...

Original post made on Nov. 9, 2012
Last comment by Gunn Alum, on Nov 15, 2012 at 1:51 pm | 9 comments | 4673 Views

ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

What is wrong with the "Fiscal Cliff"?

The Bush tax cuts would expire. The military would get a haircut, as would various domestic programs, including entitlements. We...

Original post made by Jamie on Nov. 15, 2012
There are no comments yet. 887 Views

AROUND TOWN

37 cent gasoline at the Palo Alto Arco

Why isn't the local media reporting on stories like this? News report from KTVU TV: http://www.ktvu.com/news/news/local/oops-pump-error-triggers-gas-frenzy-palo-alto/nS6Lq/...

Original post made by resident on Nov. 14, 2012
Last comment by Huh?, on Nov 15, 2012 at 9:15 am | 2 comments | 955 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Any creative ways to wake up your 13+ year olds?

I know the clock shifts for teenagers, but I am tired of waking up my children through yelling and it's a bad way for them...

Original post made by Mom on Nov. 12, 2012
Last comment by Parent, on Nov 15, 2012 at 7:10 am | 25 comments | 3201 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

On Deadline: Arrillaga project is just latest of mega-projects proposed for Palo Alto

Developer John Arrillaga's multi-faceted proposal for four towers at the west end of University Avenue in downtown Palo Alto...

Original post made on Nov. 13, 2012
Last comment by wow, on Nov 15, 2012 at 12:21 am | 8 comments | 1062 Views

ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

There You Go Again, Obama ...

First, I voted again for Barack Obama for President as I did in the last election, even though I did have a great but perverse...

Original post made by Anon. on Nov. 8, 2012
Last comment by bru, on Nov 14, 2012 at 9:42 pm | 10 comments | 1288 Views

ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

Voluntary 'execution' by the state...a thought exercise

There is a lot argument about involuntary execution by the state, for incarcerated murderers. One big issue is about the...

Original post made by John on Nov. 14, 2012
Last comment by Anon., on Nov 14, 2012 at 9:18 pm | 8 comments | 1033 Views

AROUND TOWN

Around the block

PACKAGE PINCHERS ... Residents expecting to receive at-home package deliveries are being warned to beware of package thieves....

Original post made on Nov. 13, 2012
Last comment by leash them, on Nov 14, 2012 at 6:30 pm | 7 comments | 5724 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

'Unplug your kids,' psychologist advises

"Unplug your kids." That was the message Friday, Nov. 9, of psychologist Robert Russell, who spoke in the fourth "Town &...

Original post made on Nov. 12, 2012
Last comment by kids&CarSeats, on Nov 14, 2012 at 5:23 pm | 15 comments | 3739 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Gunn student advances to science competition nationals

Gunn High School sophomore Joy Jin is part of a two-person team that will compete nationally against five other teams next...

Original post made on Nov. 12, 2012
Last comment by rick, on Nov 14, 2012 at 4:41 pm | 20 comments | 1479 Views

AROUND TOWN

Con man Simon Gann swaps plea for prison time

Simon Gann, who admitted sweet-talking a Menlo Park woman into a relationship and out of approximately $1,900 by pretending...

Original post made on Dec. 30, 2010
Last comment by Chellie, on Nov 14, 2012 at 4:23 pm | 4 comments | 2109 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

Nordstrom shoplifter arrested for grand theft

For the second time in 72 hours persons entered Nordstrom at Stanford Shopping Center and walked out with thousands of dollars...

Original post made on Nov. 6, 2012
Last comment by Nora Charles, on Nov 14, 2012 at 4:22 pm | 9 comments | 9047 Views
<< < 204 205 206 207 208 > >>
Page 206 of 1012

Scottís Seafood Mountain View to close, reopen as new concept
By Elena Kadvany | 7 comments | 2,908 views

Who Says Kids Donít Eat Vegetables?
By Laura Stec | 7 comments | 1,613 views

Breastfeeding Tips
By Jessica T | 10 comments | 1,485 views

How Bad Policy Happens
By Douglas Moran | 12 comments | 873 views

The life of Zarf
By Sally Torbey | 4 comments | 317 views