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

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Contractors contribute $75,000 to bond measure campaign for community college district

UPDATE: The campaign for Measure H, a $564 million bond measure on the Nov. 8 ballot for the San Mateo County Community College...

Original post made on Oct. 18, 2011
Last comment by Gunther Steinberg, on Oct 18, 2011 at 6:08 pm | 1 comment | 1344 Views

WOODSIDE

Sunday: Celebrating release of Woodside book

The release of the book "Woodside," part of Arcadia Publishing's Images of America series, will be celebrated at Woodside's...

Original post made on Oct. 21, 2011
Last comment by Judi Kiel, on Oct 21, 2011 at 10:57 am | 1 comment | 1480 Views

AROUND TOWN

Sharp rise in sudden oak death disease

The results are in for Woodside and Portola Valley and they are sobering. Biologists are coming to the Portola Valley Community...

Original post made on Oct. 21, 2011
Last comment by Joe, on Oct 21, 2011 at 12:07 pm | 1 comment | 918 Views

AROUND TOWN

Oak Knoll School holds book fair

Oak Knoll Elementary School will hold its annual book fair, in partnership with Books Inc., from Sunday, Oct. 23, through...

Original post made on Oct. 21, 2011
Last comment by michelle , on Oct 21, 2011 at 12:37 pm | 1 comment | 977 Views

WOODSIDE

Tonight: Woodside meets on Mounted Patrol

Tonight, the Woodside Town Council will revisit and possibly resolve a decade-long unanswered question for the members and...

Original post made on Oct. 25, 2011
Last comment by Judi Kiel, on Oct 25, 2011 at 4:31 pm | 1 comment | 1617 Views

AROUND TOWN

Volunteers build playground in one day

Volunteers from Adobe, KaBOOM!, SAP America Inc. and the Ravenswood City School District, as well as residents of Menlo Park,...

Original post made on Oct. 25, 2011
Last comment by Fred, on Oct 25, 2011 at 5:31 pm | 1 comment | 1048 Views

WOODSIDE

Budgets, communication topics at Woodside School forum

A crowd of nearly 50 people stopped by Woodside Elementary School on Oct. 19 to hear from the three candidates for two open...

Original post made on Oct. 26, 2011
Last comment by Woodside mom, on Oct 26, 2011 at 9:40 am | 1 comment | 1602 Views

AROUND TOWN

Vikings to play at M-A halftime

Members of the Menlo-Atherton Vikings, a local Pop Warner football program, will parade their skills before an expanded audience...

Original post made on Oct. 26, 2011
Last comment by Hand, on Oct 26, 2011 at 11:23 am | 1 comment | 1039 Views

WOODSIDE

Mounted Patrol will meet to work out compromise

The end is in sight as critics of and advocates for the Mounted Patrol of San Mateo County spoke to the Woodside Town Council...

Original post made on Oct. 26, 2011
Last comment by Judi Kiel, on Oct 26, 2011 at 12:48 pm | 1 comment | 1436 Views

AROUND TOWN

Woodside celebrates 'Walk to School' day

==B Update:== Woodside was transformed for about 45 minutes Wednesday as a good portion of the more than 500 pre-school to...

Original post made on Oct. 26, 2011
Last comment by Donald, on Oct 26, 2011 at 9:03 pm | 1 comment | 1017 Views

MENLO PARK

Voter Guide: Measure F: Let fire district spend money

Measure F is a rare creature — a ballot measure without an opposing argument. Read the full story here http://www.almanacnews.com/story.php?story_id=11788...

Original post made on Oct. 27, 2011
Last comment by Jan Dasher, on Oct 27, 2011 at 6:56 pm | 1 comment | 1181 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Voter Guide: Community college bond measure

Measure H on the Nov. 8 ballot asks voters in the San Mateo County Community College District to approve a $564 million bond...

Original post made on Oct. 28, 2011
Last comment by New Menlo Homeowner, on Oct 28, 2011 at 10:05 am | 1 comment | 1496 Views

AROUND TOWN

Just what makes these Sunset homes so smart?

"Imagine control of every aspect of your home -- from anywhere at any time. Having control of your lighting, security systems,...

Original post made on Oct. 28, 2011
Last comment by R.Gordon, on Oct 28, 2011 at 12:19 pm | 1 comment | 1084 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Six Performances Only of "Stage Door" in the PAC

Fresh-faced and hopeful, with school behind them and home miles away, Big Life Decisions loom large for the resident actresses...

Original post made by Lyn Napel on Oct. 31, 2011
Last comment by Lou Fan, on Nov 8, 2011 at 9:05 pm | 1 comment | 1356 Views

AROUND TOWN

How it all started

In 1949 the Peninsula Housing Association began the development of Ladera as a cooperative community. Here the first structures...

Original post made on Oct. 31, 2011
Last comment by Arch Conservative, on Oct 31, 2011 at 4:18 pm | 1 comment | 875 Views

AROUND TOWN

M-A Drama's "Stage Door" Opens Nov. 3rd

Yearning to make it Big on Broadway. Being tempted to sell out to Hollywood. All the while struggling to survive another...

Original post made by Lyn Napel on Nov. 1, 2011
Last comment by Lyn Napel, on Nov 1, 2011 at 6:39 pm | 1 comment | 1319 Views

MENLO PARK

Resident reports $78,000 loss in burglary

==B Police calls:== Crime reports from the Atherton and Menlo Park police departments and the San Mateo County Sheriff's...

Original post made on Nov. 2, 2011
Last comment by Hmmm, on Nov 2, 2011 at 11:43 am | 1 comment | 938 Views

SPORTS

Espinosa, Villeneuve help Brown men capture Ivy League water polo title

==B Local collegians:== With Palo Alto native Toby Espinosa and Atherton resident Grant Villeneuve both contributing, the...

Original post made on Nov. 2, 2011
Last comment by Max Crittenden, on Nov 2, 2011 at 1:03 pm | 1 comment | 1817 Views

PORTOLA VALLEY

Halloween Party free-for-all on Shawnee Pass!

I would like to say THANK YOU to whomever put on the incredible Halloween Party and made it free for all to attend. Without...

Original post made by Alex Coluzzi on Nov. 3, 2011
Last comment by Steve & Alison , on Nov 30, 2011 at 7:57 pm | 1 comment | 1545 Views

MENLO PARK

Menlowe Ballet debuts

Even as the economy continues to ail, Bay Area residents who value the art of dance have reason to feel significantly richer...

Original post made on Nov. 4, 2011
Last comment by Maggie Heilman, on Nov 4, 2011 at 1:06 pm | 1 comment | 1191 Views
<< < 356.5 357.5 358.5 359.5 360.5 > >>
Page 358.5 of 490

Cho's, beloved dim sum spot, to reopen in Los Altos
By Elena Kadvany | 8 comments | 5,853 views

Why I Became Active in Palo Alto Forward
By Steve Levy | 12 comments | 2,279 views

Early Decision Blues
By John Raftrey and Lori McCormick | 0 comments | 1,884 views

What Are Menlo Park’s Priorities?
By Erin Glanville | 22 comments | 1,061 views

Water Torture
By Paul Bendix | 1 comment | 404 views