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

OTHER ISSUES

Sheriff wins OK of cell-phone tracker

The Santa Clara County sheriff and a member of the Board of Supervisors clashed Tuesday before the board approved the purchase...

Original post made on Feb. 25, 2015
Last comment by PeaceLove, 2 hours ago | 7 comments | 832 Views

AROUND TOWN

Downtown grocer still struggling, quietly

The owners of Mountain View's only downtown grocery store say it's been no easy task to stay in business since setting up...

Original post made on Feb. 19, 2015
Last comment by Steve, 3 hours ago | 34 comments | 6277 Views

AROUND TOWN

New city priorities: housing, transportation and the environment

In an exercise that happens once every two years, on Tuesday, City Council members drafted a list of new goals. Read the...

Original post made on Feb. 25, 2015
Last comment by OldMV, 3 hours ago | 7 comments | 1247 Views

OTHER ISSUES

LinkedIn and Google to submit big office plans

In what has been described as a "beauty contest" between the world's hottest tech companies and real estate developers, Google,...

Original post made on Feb. 26, 2015
Last comment by Carlos Guimaraes, 3 hours ago | 9 comments | 1482 Views

AROUND TOWN

Council not sold on dedicated El Camino bus lanes

After hearing from a dozen supporters on Tuesday night, the Mountain View City Council continued to lean against allowing...

Original post made on Dec. 19, 2014
Last comment by VTA PR, 3 hours ago | 76 comments | 4906 Views

OTHER ISSUES

MV man accused of torture, sex abuse to stand trial

A Mountain View man who allegedly tortured and beat his girlfriend's teenage brother for months will stand trial on four...

Original post made on Feb. 26, 2015
Last comment by Litsa, 3 hours ago | 3 comments | 1024 Views

AROUND TOWN

VTA opens new transit innovation center

The Santa Clara Valley Transportation Authority has opened an innovation center to develop, test and show off transportation...

Original post made on Feb. 23, 2015
Last comment by Not A Racist, 18 hours ago | 3 comments | 1088 Views

AROUND TOWN

Supervisors OK $1.8 million to help undocumented immigrants

The Santa Clara Board of Supervisors on Tuesday unanimously approved $1.8 million for undocumented immigrants eligible for...

Original post made on Feb. 25, 2015
Last comment by Katherine Diaz, 22 hours ago | 3 comments | 688 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

14 arrested in connection with arson fire

Police have arrested 14 people in connection with a fire that burned a house in the 1700 block of Fordham Way in the early...

Original post made on Mar. 25, 2014
Last comment by Possible actual fire loss cost?, 22 hours ago | 106 comments | 25297 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

St. Tim's VBC camp registration open now! Aug 3-7

May the G-Force be with you! Registration is now open for the St. Timothyís Episcopal Church Vacation Bible Camp on Aug 3-7,...

Original post made by St. Tim\'s on Feb. 25, 2015
There are no comments yet. 42 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

New! St. Tim's Summer Camp for PreK in July. Registration open

Registration is open for St. Timís Preschool Summer Camp! There are three sessions, each one week long. Register for all...

Original post made by St. Tim\'s on Feb. 25, 2015
There are no comments yet. 39 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Woman dies after train strikes car in Menlo Park

A woman in her 30s died Monday night from injuries sustained when her silver Acura SUV was struck by a southbound train at...

Original post made on Feb. 24, 2015
Last comment by car, on Feb 25, 2015 at 7:45 pm | 8 comments | 1917 Views

AROUND TOWN

MV pedestrian struck by car dies

A pedestrian struck by a car in Mountain View last week has died, his family and Santa Clara County medical examiner's officials...

Original post made on Feb. 23, 2015
Last comment by Law Abiding, on Feb 25, 2015 at 5:06 pm | 33 comments | 3885 Views

OTHER ISSUES

MV burglary suspect nabbed

Menlo Park Police arrested a man in connection to a string of commercial burglaries in Mountain View and other local cities,...

Original post made on Feb. 25, 2015
Last comment by vkmo, on Feb 25, 2015 at 2:17 pm | 1 comment | 1122 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

High school test scores off slightly

Local high school students averaged higher SAT and ACT scores than their peers throughout the state and nation this year,...

Original post made on Oct. 20, 2010
Last comment by Linda H, on Feb 25, 2015 at 8:00 am | 5 comments | 2927 Views

OTHER ISSUES

El Camino bus lanes win praise from public, concern from council

After hearing from a dozen supporters on Tuesday night, the Mountain View City Council continued to lean against allowing...

Original post made on Dec. 18, 2014
Last comment by VTA PR, on Feb 25, 2015 at 7:06 am | 185 comments | 4474 Views

AROUND TOWN

Tonight: City Council to set new goals for the year

With three newly elected members, the Mountain View City Council is about to begin setting a new course for the year in a...

Original post made on Feb. 24, 2015
Last comment by Metrics, on Feb 24, 2015 at 6:51 pm | 1 comment | 826 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Students challenge their brains with math

Teaching students that their mind can grow and learn more effectively through "brain exercise" has become a focal point for...

Original post made on Feb. 22, 2015
Last comment by Stop the Trolls, on Feb 24, 2015 at 3:32 pm | 3 comments | 1787 Views

MOVIES

Run for your life

Though "McFarland, USA" tells an inspiring true story of underdog triumph, audiences of all ethnicities deserve far better...

Original post made on Feb. 21, 2015
Last comment by Stop the Trolls, on Feb 24, 2015 at 3:31 pm | 5 comments | 1337 Views

AROUND TOWN

Rash of burglaries hits Waverly Park

Police are urging residents to lock their doors and be vigilant following numerous home burglaries in the normally quiet...

Original post made on Feb. 18, 2015
Last comment by Glad they were caught, on Feb 23, 2015 at 10:00 am | 23 comments | 4379 Views
1 2 3 4 5 > >>
Page 1 of 350

Cho's Los Altos finally opens
By Elena Kadvany | 21 comments | 4,292 views

College Touring Tips
By John Raftrey and Lori McCormick | 4 comments | 3,507 views

Anxious? Try Avoiding Avoidance
By Caroline Fleck | 2 comments | 748 views