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

MENLO PARK

Derry Referendum settlement agreement to be announced

At tonight's (Tuesday June 5th), City council meeting, a proposed settlement to the Derry project referendum will be announced....

Original post made by Morris Brown on Jun. 5, 2007
There are no comments yet. 2347 Views

MENLO PARK

Fire sprinkler debate returns to Menlo Park

The touchy debate over whether fire sprinklers should be required in more Menlo Park homes will resurface at a City Council...

Original post made on Sep. 10, 2007
Last comment by wondering, on Sep 10, 2007 at 5:08 pm | 1 comment | 2347 Views

AROUND TOWN

Kepler's Best Sellers 1/13/07

Hardcover Fiction 1. A Thousand Splendid Suns, Khaled Hosseini 2. Touchstone, Laurie R. King 3. People Of The Book,...

Original post made by Susan Lider on Jan. 14, 2008
There are no comments yet. 2347 Views

OTHER TOPICS

Public pension costs on the rise

With the fund for the California Public Employees' Retirement System dropping 23 percent in the 2008-09 fiscal year, local...

Original post made on Sep. 23, 2009
Last comment by RHine@AlmanacNews.com, on Oct 6, 2009 at 12:01 am | 51 comments | 2347 Views

AROUND TOWN

Menlo Park election: What's in a name?

With about a month to go before the Nov. 6 Menlo Park City Council elections, the five candidates are hitting the campaign...

Original post made on Oct. 4, 2012
Last comment by Peter Carpenter, on Oct 14, 2012 at 6:22 pm | 3 comments | 2347 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Oak Knoll Bond Measure, Not What We Voted For

What is proposed for the revamp of Oak Knoll School is not what we voted for. Of course those of us who believe in good schools...

Original post made by Nancy Palmer on Oct. 23, 2007
There are no comments yet. 2346 Views

MENLO PARK

Menlo Park council explores binding arbitration in police-discipline cases

What options besides binding arbitration exist for handling appeals filed by police officers facing discipline? The Menlo...

Original post made on Jan. 31, 2014
Last comment by Menlo Voter, on Feb 2, 2014 at 6:34 pm | 5 comments | 2346 Views

AROUND TOWN

Kepler's Best Sellers - 5/20/07

Kepler's Best Sellers 05/20/07 Hardcover Fiction 1. The Yiddish Policemen's Union, Michael Chabon, Harper Collins, 9780007149827 2....

Original post made by Susan Lider on May. 21, 2007
There are no comments yet. 2345 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Menlo Park trustees say "si" to Spanish immersion kindergarten

Young parents passionate about launching a Spanish immersion program for kindergartners at a Menlo Park school next August...

Original post made on Dec. 20, 2007
Last comment by MPCSD mother, on Dec 21, 2007 at 8:43 am | 2 comments | 2345 Views

MENLO PARK

Letter: Can Menlo Park mayor be fair on transit?

Menlo Park Mayor Andrew Cohen has announced that his term will be dedicated to transit and transportation. Read the full...

Original post made on Jan. 25, 2008
Last comment by Andy fan, on Jan 28, 2008 at 4:32 pm | 6 comments | 2345 Views

ATHERTON

Caltrain night-time work on tracks

Caltrain will perform routine track maintenance at several locations next week, including the town of Atherton. To avoid...

Original post made by andrea gemmet on Feb. 8, 2008
There are no comments yet. 2345 Views

OTHER TOPICS

Menlo Park, Atherton reaffirm objections to high-speed-rail review

Menlo Park and Atherton are poised to reaffirm their objections to the environmental review of the California high-speed...

Original post made on Apr. 19, 2010
Last comment by R.GORDON, on Apr 22, 2010 at 7:53 am | 7 comments | 2345 Views

MENLO PARK

Man arrested in connection with Woodside burglaries

Police have arrested Justin Ralph Mitchell, 26, of Redwood City in connection with a string of residential burglaries, including...

Original post made on Oct. 18, 2013
Last comment by Davis, on Oct 18, 2013 at 5:12 pm | 1 comment | 2345 Views

AROUND TOWN

"It's a beautiful building."

A recent conversation with a neighbor brought this to my attention: He was admiring the sketch of the proposed 1300 El Camino...

Original post made by Martin Engel on Aug. 15, 2007
There are no comments yet. 2344 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Ravenswood wins 'inclusive' school award

Ravenswood City School District, in East Palo Alto and east Menlo Park, announced Tuesday that it has been named as the nation's...

Original post made on Dec. 7, 2007
Last comment by Lucille Strong, on Dec 10, 2007 at 9:25 am | 2 comments | 2344 Views

ATHERTON

Atherton: Fifth candidate joins council race

The race for two seats on the Atherton City Council got a little more interesting. Less than an hour before the 5 p.m. filing...

Original post made on Sep. 30, 2008
Last comment by Craig Hirst, on Oct 6, 2008 at 9:31 pm | 4 comments | 2344 Views

AROUND TOWN

Kepler's Best Sellers 07/01/07

Hardcover Fiction 1. A Thousand Splendid Suns, Khaled Hosseini 2. On Chesil Beach, Ian McEwan 3. The Yiddish Policemen's...

Original post made by Susan Lider on Jul. 2, 2007
There are no comments yet. 2343 Views

OTHER TOPICS

Barbara Wood: Can I help you? I know first aid

The weekend before last, I, and more than 300 other people, learned some skills that could help us someday save a life, by...

Original post made on Apr. 5, 2011
Last comment by Menlo Voter, on May 25, 2012 at 7:03 am | 3 comments | 2343 Views

MENLO PARK

Editorial: Bike bridge gets a bad rap

The complex and sometimes racially charged tensions between the Menlo Park neighborhoods on the east and west side of U.S....

Original post made on Dec. 27, 2007
Last comment by Clodius Pulcher, on Jan 2, 2008 at 4:53 pm | 2 comments | 2342 Views

MENLO PARK

Residents report unpleasant taste to tap water

The Almanac has received several reports of unpleasant changes to the smell and taste of local tap water over the last few...

Original post made on Jan. 23, 2008
Last comment by Feeling Blue, on Jan 23, 2008 at 10:30 am | 2 comments | 2342 Views
<< < 101.5 102.5 103.5 104.5 105.5 > >>
Page 103.5 of 446

Indian street food and ... bitcoins?
By Elena Kadvany | 4 comments | 3,057 views

Most Seniors do not Need Senior Housing But Could Benefit from other Choice to Remain in Palo Alto
By Steve Levy | 27 comments | 1,166 views

I Spy
By Cheryl Bac | 4 comments | 939 views

Life, Death and Rails
By Paul Bendix | 3 comments | 761 views

Live! Menlo Park’s New Website
By Erin Glanville | 9 comments | 668 views