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

PORTOLA VALLEY

Tonight: Talk on next quake in Bay Area

Tom Brocher, director of the U.S. Geological Survey Earthquake Science Center, will give a talk Wednesday, Oct. 3, in Portola...

Original post made on Oct. 3, 2012
Last comment by Earle Jones, on Oct 3, 2012 at 4:43 pm | 1 comment | 2372 Views

ATHERTON

Atherton: Two pedestrians seriously injured crossing El Camino

Atherton Mayor Bill Widmer has sent a strongly worded message to Caltrans demanding that improved safety measures be put...

Original post made on Oct. 4, 2012
Last comment by Monique, on Oct 4, 2012 at 7:20 am | 1 comment | 2370 Views

AROUND TOWN

Update: Deputy shoots man along Caltrain tracks

A man was shot by a San Mateo County sheriff's deputy Wednesday following a confrontation on railroad tracks in San Jose,...

Original post made on Oct. 4, 2012
Last comment by Michael G Stogner, on Oct 4, 2012 at 7:41 am | 1 comment | 1932 Views

OTHER TOPICS

Portola Valley: Time running out for ancient oak

It continues to shade the home team dugout at Portola Valley's Ford Field baseball diamond, that solitary old oak with its...

Original post made on Oct. 4, 2012
Last comment by Dibs!, on Oct 4, 2012 at 10:27 am | 1 comment | 1884 Views

AROUND TOWN

San Mateo County Officials are controlling the new jail argument and won't even consider any recommendations made by experts.

San Mateo County Officials are controlling the new jail argument and won't even consider any recommendations made by experts....

Original post made by Michael G. Stogner on Oct. 4, 2012
Last comment by Commissario, on Oct 4, 2012 at 11:23 am | 1 comment | 2265 Views

MENLO PARK

Woodside: Two injured in I-280 crash

All southbound lanes of Interstate 280 were reopened this morning following a solo-vehicle crash near the Woodside...

Original post made on Oct. 5, 2012
Last comment by concerned, on Oct 5, 2012 at 9:10 am | 1 comment | 1770 Views

AROUND TOWN

Green light for red-light camera reforms

Goodbye, snitch tickets. The latest version of State Sen. Joe Simitian's red-light camera reform bill has been signed into...

Original post made on Oct. 5, 2012
Last comment by Henry, on Oct 5, 2012 at 9:23 am | 1 comment | 2223 Views

MENLO PARK

Menlo Park releases housing plan update

The draft supports legalizing second units, otherwise known as "granny units," and identifying appropriate locations for...

Original post made on Oct. 5, 2012
Last comment by jANET, on Oct 5, 2012 at 1:06 pm | 1 comment | 2153 Views

MENLO PARK

Saturday: Firefighters flip flapjacks for benefit

Menlo Park firefighters will demonstrate their cooking skills from 7:30 to 11 a.m. Saturday, Oct. 6, at Fire Station No....

Original post made on Oct. 5, 2012
Last comment by Anne, on Oct 5, 2012 at 1:21 pm | 1 comment | 2843 Views

OTHER TOPICS

Museum upgrades exhibit on county history

The San Mateo County History Museum is reopening its exhibit space, "Joseph W. Welch Jr. Gallery: Journey to Work," on Sunday,...

Original post made on Oct. 5, 2012
Last comment by neighbor, on Oct 5, 2012 at 6:16 pm | 1 comment | 2754 Views

OTHER TOPICS

'Significant' mail theft reported in Woodside

A "significant theft" from mail boxes at Bear Gulch Road and Skyline Boulevard in Woodside occurred from Wednesday afternoon...

Original post made on Oct. 6, 2012
Last comment by Moo, on Oct 6, 2012 at 9:35 am | 1 comment | 2847 Views

OTHER TOPICS

Tutor sentenced in molestation case

A former Menlo Park City School District employee was sentenced Oct. 5 to three years in state prison for two counts of felony...

Original post made on Oct. 8, 2012
Last comment by Michael G Stogner, on Oct 8, 2012 at 6:42 pm | 1 comment | 2711 Views

MENLO PARK

Those were the days

In this undated photo, Sister Maria Christine drives a tractor on the grounds of the 11-acre cloistered monastery for Dominican...

Original post made on Oct. 11, 2012
Last comment by Honore, on Oct 11, 2012 at 12:37 pm | 1 comment | 1666 Views

WOODSIDE

Woodside works on affordable housing; councilman pushes back

Staff in Woodside Town Hall are at work resolving three high-priority items among the town's affordable housing obligations...

Original post made on Oct. 12, 2012
Last comment by Garrett, on Oct 12, 2012 at 9:58 am | 1 comment | 1732 Views

MENLO PARK

Scene of bike fatality to get better bike lane

Safety is expected to improve for westbound bicyclists on Alpine Road as they pass under Interstate 280. Read the full...

Original post made on Oct. 12, 2012
Last comment by Janet, on Oct 12, 2012 at 12:41 pm | 1 comment | 1784 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Today: Woodside's Day of the Horse

More than 300 riders are expected to dress in Arthurian costumes for this year's Day of the Horse on Saturday, Oct. 13, in...

Original post made on Oct. 12, 2012
Last comment by Woodside Vaulters, on Oct 12, 2012 at 1:37 pm | 1 comment | 2216 Views

ATHERTON

Widmer, McKeithen, & Dobbie's incorrect challenge of APOA endorsment

The Atherton Police Officers' Association has recently endorsed Elizabeth Lewis and Cary Wiest for city council. Council...

Original post made by Atherton Campaign on Oct. 13, 2012
Last comment by Are you joking?, on Oct 13, 2012 at 1:00 pm | 1 comment | 1715 Views

AROUND TOWN

YES on Measure B for District Elections

If Measure B is approved, the way that members of the San Mateo County Board of Supervisors are elected will change. Instead...

Original post made by Michael G Stogner on Oct. 12, 2012
Last comment by Michael G Stogner, on Oct 12, 2012 at 7:40 pm | 1 comment | 1841 Views

ATHERTON

Guest opinion: Atherton police tactics raise questions

The present contract with the Atherton police expires in 2013 and the negotiations with the Town will begin soon. A good...

Original post made on Oct. 17, 2012
Last comment by Oliver , on Oct 17, 2012 at 1:36 pm | 1 comment | 1802 Views

MENLO PARK

Tonight: Plastic bag ban meeting

On Oct. 23, the San Mateo County Board of Supervisors will vote on whether to adopt a reusable bag ordinance. Read the full...

Original post made on Oct. 17, 2012
Last comment by pvmom, on Oct 17, 2012 at 3:50 pm | 1 comment | 1246 Views
<< < 366.5 367.5 368.5 369.5 370.5 > >>
Page 368.5 of 481

Standardized Test Prep: When to Start and Whom to Hire?
By John Raftrey and Lori McCormick | 1 comment | 1,390 views

King of the Slides
By Cheryl Bac | 4 comments | 1,261 views

Finger Food and a Blood Lite?
By Laura Stec | 0 comments | 1,029 views

Where the Sidewalk Ends
By Paul Bendix | 3 comments | 458 views