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

AROUND TOWN

Sanchez Adobe

There is a wonderful site of California History in our own backyard. The Sanchex Adobe built between 1842 and 1846 was restored...

Original post made by JB on Nov. 2, 2006
There are no comments yet. 5594 Views

PORTOLA VALLEY

"Friends" Drama at The Sequoias

Veteran actors John Hutchinson and Marilyn Kamelgarn will appear in "Friends," the story of two senior citizens who meet...

Original post made by The Sequoias on Nov. 1, 2006
There are no comments yet. 5766 Views

OTHER TOPICS

Should sales taxes be increased 1/8th cent for parks and park programs?

Measure A on the San Mateo County ballot would raise $16 million a year for parks and park programs in the county. To pass,...

Original post made by Richard Hine on Oct. 26, 2006
Last comment by MP Voter, on Nov 1, 2006 at 7:32 am | 7 comments | 5677 Views

MENLO PARK

Could Arbie's be a new location for Foster's Freeze?

Arbie's is gone and the building needs a new occupant. It has high visibility and decent parking. Foster's Freeze will likely...

Original post made by Elizabeth Lasensky on Oct. 26, 2006
Last comment by Judith, on Nov 1, 2006 at 5:32 am | 2 comments | 5528 Views

MENLO PARK

Yet another developer taking the low road

In looking at the 10/24 agenda of the Menlo Park City Council found at: http://service.govdelivery.com/docs/CAMENLO/CAMENLO_35/CAMENLO_35_20061024_en.pdf Item...

Original post made by Gern Blanston on Oct. 30, 2006
There are no comments yet. 5653 Views

AROUND TOWN

Immigrants Day at History Museum on Saturday

As part of San Mateo County's Sesquicentennial celebration, Immigrants Day will be celebrated on Saturday, Nov. 4, from noon...

Original post made by Renee Meil on Oct. 30, 2006
There are no comments yet. 5270 Views

MENLO PARK

Civil Discourse and Intimidation in Menlo Park

Civil society in Menlo Park took an ugly turn for the worse recently, setting the City on a downward path that, if uncorrected,...

Original post made by Diane Hart on Oct. 29, 2006
There are no comments yet. 5403 Views

OTHER TOPICS

Prop. 90: Most important measure on the ballot

Tempted by Prop. 90? First read this from Robert Redford: "We had no idea." You're going to hear that a lot if Proposition...

Original post made by Smart Voter on Oct. 28, 2006
There are no comments yet. 5439 Views

MENLO PARK

Menlo Park Mayor Nicholas Jellins learns of “larger than expected budget surplus"

Below is an Oct. 26 press release from Menlo Park Mayor Nicholas Jellins. In addition to the surplus, he says: "… we...

Original post made by Richard Hine on Oct. 27, 2006
Last comment by Gern Blanston, on Oct 27, 2006 at 12:55 pm | 4 comments | 6989 Views

PORTOLA VALLEY

Prop 90 could cost local government billions, says Portola Valley council in resolution

The Portola Valley Town Council adopted the resolution below on Wednesday, Oct. 25, in a meeting at The Seqouias retirement...

Original post made by Richard Hine on Oct. 27, 2006
Last comment by , on Oct 27, 2006 at 12:03 pm | 1 comment | 5737 Views

MENLO PARK

Scottsdale group want input from MP on problems, issues with "Jan Dolan traffic calming measures"

In Scottsdale Arizona, the citizens are revolting against a mass traffic calming program initiated and heavily pushed...

Original post made by George Knowlton on Oct. 26, 2006
Last comment by Civics 101, on Oct 27, 2006 at 11:42 am | 3 comments | 5797 Views

SPORTS

M-A girls' tennis team aims for undefeated season Friday

The girls' varsity tennis team at Menlo-Atherton High School may cap its season with an undefeated record this year if it...

Original post made by Sports Fan on Oct. 27, 2006
Last comment by , on Oct 27, 2006 at 7:23 am | 1 comment | 5418 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

M-A tennis team may go undefeated; match on Friday

The girls varsity tennis team at Menlo-Atherton High School may cap its season with an undefeated record this year if it...

Original post made by David Boyce on Oct. 26, 2006
There are no comments yet. 5588 Views

MENLO PARK

Councilwoman Mickie Winkler's e-mail on recovering Menlo Park sales tax revenues

Below is Councilwoman Mickie Winkler’s Oct. 23 e-mail to Menlo Park residents on recovering Menlo Park revenues. (Note:...

Original post made by Richard Hine on Oct. 24, 2006
Last comment by FinanceWonk, on Oct 26, 2006 at 5:49 pm | 17 comments | 8534 Views

MENLO PARK

Menlo Park nonprofit entrepreneurial group gets $300,000 grant from Merrill Lynch

MERRILL LYNCH AWARDS NEARLY $2.1 MILLION TO PROMOTE ENTREPRENEURSHIP IN UNDER-SERVED COMMUNITIES Menlo Park group among...

Original post made by Jeffrey Weidel on Oct. 26, 2006
There are no comments yet. 6370 Views

OTHER TOPICS

What do you think of AARP’s “Don’t Vote” campaign?

<b>See info below. Click on "Add a comment" and give us your opinion.</b> Warren Slocum, San Mateo County’s chief elections...

Original post made by Richard Hine on Oct. 24, 2006
Last comment by Enfranchised and loving it, on Oct 25, 2006 at 2:56 pm | 4 comments | 6586 Views

ATHERTON

Halloween glow necklaces for kids

No wonder 97 percent of the population loves the Atherton Police Department. Atherton's finest are once again handing...

Original post made by Andrea Gemmet on Oct. 23, 2006
Last comment by Richard Hine, on Oct 23, 2006 at 11:39 pm | 1 comment | 6571 Views

AROUND TOWN

Tom Foolery at the Theatre in San Pedro Square

If you want to step into the light side of seemy, Tom Foolery, playing at the Theatre in San Pedro Square in downtown San...

Original post made by JB on Oct. 23, 2006
Last comment by Richard Hine, on Oct 23, 2006 at 11:22 pm | 1 comment | 6134 Views

OTHER TOPICS

Peninsula Volunteers Rosener House hosts Insurance Industry Volunteers

Volunteers from ABD Insurance Services in Redwood City engaged with Peninsula Volunteers Rosener House Adult Day program...

Original post made by Barbara Kalt on Oct. 23, 2006
There are no comments yet. 5539 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Charter school law: recipe for creating elite schools?

<b>Below are remarks by Pat Gemma, superintendent of the Sequoia Union High School District, during an Oct. 19 meeting in...

Original post made by Pat Gemma on Oct. 23, 2006
There are no comments yet. 5998 Views
<< < 781 782 783 784 785 > >>
Page 783 of 790

Get the most important local news stories sent straight to your inbox daily.

Where is it unsafe to bike around town?
By Sherry Listgarten | 41 comments | 2,276 views

"What Did You Do?"
By Chandrama Anderson | 3 comments | 1,675 views

The Restaurant Week interviews: 8 questions for Steven Yen of Bushido in Mountain View
By The Peninsula Foodist | 1 comment | 819 views

Don’t keep information from the public
By Diana Diamond | 12 comments | 818 views

Our Evening Run
By Cheryl Bac | 0 comments | 294 views