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

City attorney Michael Martello is stepping down

City officials announced Tuesday that Michael Martello, Mountain View's longest serving city attorney, is set to retire in...

Original post made on Oct. 14, 2009
Last comment by Not_good, on Dec 24, 2009 at 2:50 pm | 8 comments | 2120 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Like it or not, you still have a homeless problem

I was sorry to learn, from the article about 86-year-old homeless resident Jess Santana, that David Mace, a former colleague,...

Original post made on Dec. 23, 2009
Last comment by Old Ben, on Dec 24, 2009 at 12:38 pm | 2 comments | 1564 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Spare the Air alert a possibility for Christmas

The Bay Area Air Quality Management District is asking residents to check before burning any wood fires this week, as roasting...

Original post made on Dec. 23, 2009
Last comment by USA, on Dec 24, 2009 at 10:20 am | 7 comments | 1641 Views

AROUND TOWN

Eshoo bill targeting loud ads passes House

For decades, loud television commercials have been among the leading complaints to the Federal Communications Commission,...

Original post made on Dec. 16, 2009
Last comment by elphie, on Dec 23, 2009 at 5:14 pm | 5 comments | 1335 Views

AROUND TOWN

Annual Rotary Club of Mountain View Crab Feed

You are invited to the Rotary Club of Mountain View Crab Feed 2010 All you can eat Fresh Dungeness Crab Field Greens...

Original post made by Alicia Crank on Dec. 23, 2009
There are no comments yet. 2049 Views

AROUND TOWN

Possible homeless shelter site gets 'upzoned'

Last week the City Council increased the allowed office density, and thus the value, on a piece of property the county is...

Original post made on Dec. 16, 2009
Last comment by close reader, on Dec 22, 2009 at 10:48 pm | 18 comments | 2428 Views

AROUND TOWN

Boy arrested for angry football throw

Police were called to Crittenden Middle School on Friday to arrest a 14-year-old boy for angrily throwing a football at another...

Original post made on Dec. 21, 2009
Last comment by Ray, on Dec 22, 2009 at 5:20 pm | 15 comments | 2015 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Driver escapes Caltrain smash-up in San Mateo

Peninsula Caltrain service was delayed most of Monday evening when a driver escaped from her stalled car just before it was...

Original post made on Dec. 22, 2009
Last comment by James Thurber, on Dec 22, 2009 at 2:44 pm | 1 comment | 1426 Views

AROUND TOWN

The Christmas tree conundrum

Though the city reuses its indoor Christmas tree each December, thousands of individual residents go the traditional route,...

Original post made on Dec. 11, 2009
Last comment by Reel-Truth, on Dec 21, 2009 at 8:52 pm | 13 comments | 1859 Views

AROUND TOWN

70 years of wonder at NASA Ames

It's been 70 years since a small group of aeronautical researchers, with national defense in mind, took over part of Moffett...

Original post made on Dec. 18, 2009
Last comment by Former NASA Ames employee, on Dec 21, 2009 at 4:16 pm | 4 comments | 1968 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Meeting on high speed rail draws 200 residents

The city held its first-ever public meeting last week dedicated entirely to the subject of high speed rail, drawing 200 people...

Original post made on Dec. 15, 2009
Last comment by Catherine, on Dec 21, 2009 at 2:46 pm | 27 comments | 2670 Views

OTHER ISSUES

High-Speed Rail Authority proposes higher fares

The California High-Speed Rail Authority is banking on billions of private dollars, extensive federal support and riders...

Original post made on Dec. 18, 2009
Last comment by k, on Dec 21, 2009 at 2:41 pm | 4 comments | 1833 Views

AROUND TOWN

Tonight: OMVNA election heats up over Minton's project

Because of a controversial apartment development proposal, the normally quiet elections for the Old Mountain View Neighborhood...

Original post made on Dec. 3, 2009
Last comment by @Special Agent Cert, on Dec 21, 2009 at 11:07 am | 51 comments | 2657 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

PNG helps students get a leg up

Partners for New Generations is among this year's [http://www.mv-voice.com/news/show_story.php?id=2193 ==I Voice== Holiday...

Original post made on Dec. 20, 2009
Last comment by Lyle Bickley, on Dec 20, 2009 at 9:52 am | 1 comment | 2513 Views

AROUND TOWN

Did Anyone See the Police Escort on Moffett Blvd?

Did anyone else see the police escort heading from Moffett Field down Moffett Blvd and onto Southbound 101 around noon on...

Original post made by Catherine on Dec. 12, 2009
Last comment by Hmmm, on Dec 19, 2009 at 3:12 pm | 3 comments | 1489 Views

AROUND TOWN

CSA covers 'the basic needs'

Mountain View resident Eric Ross is all smiles as he greets a volunteer at the Community Services Agency and begins selecting...

Original post made on Dec. 18, 2009
Last comment by thank you csa, on Dec 18, 2009 at 2:17 pm | 1 comment | 1757 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Arrest made in indecent exposure case

Police announced today that they have arrested the "noon duty aide" who allegedly exposed himself to an eighth grade girl...

Original post made on Dec. 16, 2009
Last comment by USA, on Dec 18, 2009 at 1:03 pm | 7 comments | 1858 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Body of local nurse found, one year later

The body of Donna Dowell, an El Camino Hospital nurse who went missing a year ago, has been found by a hiker near Calaveras...

Original post made on Dec. 15, 2009
Last comment by Pamela Cutino, on Dec 17, 2009 at 8:54 pm | 3 comments | 1547 Views

OTHER ISSUES

MVLA staffers receive retroactive raise

After closing out its 2008-09 budget, the Mountain View-Los Altos High School District has agreed to a retroactive pay raise...

Original post made on Dec. 17, 2009
Last comment by parent, on Dec 17, 2009 at 5:34 pm | 5 comments | 1431 Views

AROUND TOWN

Inconveniences caused by Dr Charles Kao (Nobel Physics Prize Winner) ?

In case you didn't know, the 2009 Nobel Prize for Physics winner, Dr. Charles Kao, lives right here in Mountain View. Dr....

Original post made by John W on Dec. 16, 2009
Last comment by Kelsey Mesher, on Dec 17, 2009 at 2:15 pm | 6 comments | 2269 Views
<< < 249 250 251 252 253 > >>
Page 251 of 341

I Told My Mom She's Dying
By Chandrama Anderson | 11 comments | 2,429 views

Grab a Bowl of Heaven soon in Mountain View
By Elena Kadvany | 0 comments | 1,693 views

Quick Check List for UC Applications
By John Raftrey and Lori McCormick | 0 comments | 1,132 views

Fancy Fast and Fun!
By Laura Stec | 3 comments | 923 views

Palo Alto and Bay Area Election Facts and Thoughts on the Implications
By Steve Levy | 2 comments | 641 views