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

RESTAURANTS

Unlikely barbecue joint

If Mountain View had a resident ribs master, it would be Harold Willis. And you won't find him -- or his ribs -- in a local...

Original post made on May. 23, 2013
Last comment by Someone Needs a Hug, on May 28, 2013 at 4:58 pm | 5 comments | 3633 Views

AROUND TOWN

Immigrant house may be placed in new city park

After saving it from demolition earlier this year, City Council members voted Tuesday on a strategy for restoring and relocating...

Original post made on May. 23, 2013
Last comment by wendyleela, on May 24, 2013 at 6:47 pm | 4 comments | 3498 Views

AROUND TOWN

At-risk high school students making gains

Earlier this month, U.S. News and World Report published a story ranking both Mountain View and Los Altos high schools among...

Original post made on May. 23, 2013
Last comment by Not nice, on May 29, 2013 at 7:10 pm | 4 comments | 5124 Views

ELECTIONS

Gov. Brown calls for focus on climate change

Gov. Jerry Brown today urged scientists to dedicate themselves to convincing a distracted public and news media about the...

Original post made on May. 23, 2013
Last comment by Dana, on Jul 10, 2013 at 1:52 pm | 11 comments | 1896 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Fist-fight at gas station escalates quickly

Two men got into a fight at a Mountain View gas station early Tuesday morning, with one brandishing a knife, according to...

Original post made on May. 23, 2013
Last comment by Ws, on May 29, 2013 at 4:35 am | 12 comments | 1768 Views

AROUND TOWN

Armed man robs Wells Fargo bank

A masked robber armed with a gun made off with an undisclosed amount of cash yesterday after robbing a Wells Fargo bank branch...

Original post made on May. 23, 2013
Last comment by Mark, on May 28, 2013 at 9:54 am | 7 comments | 1793 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Re-open Whisman?

A former city of Mountain View official, along with leading members of some Whisman-area neighborhood associations, plan...

Original post made on May. 24, 2013
Last comment by Tyrella N Flynn, on May 24, 2013 at 9:14 am | 1 comment | 1704 Views

AROUND TOWN

'One of the silliest things we've ever done'

Several City Council members said they were not fans of placing art along city's trails and in parks before voting against...

Original post made on May. 24, 2013
Last comment by USA, on May 29, 2013 at 2:51 pm | 32 comments | 2259 Views

AROUND TOWN

Memorial Day Weekend, May 25-27

[http://events.stanford.edu/events/375/37565/ ==B Music:== Stanford Afro-Latin Jazz Ensemble with Ray Vega] Special guest...

Original post made on May. 24, 2013
Last comment by randy albin, on May 24, 2013 at 3:47 pm | 1 comment | 1684 Views

AROUND TOWN

City set to design new veterans memorial

With Memorial Day just around the corner, the City Council has decided that the two plaques in Mountain View dedicated to...

Original post made on May. 24, 2013
Last comment by Doug Pearson, on May 28, 2013 at 6:20 pm | 15 comments | 1854 Views

AROUND TOWN

Residential burglaries up this year

Local residential burglaries are up, according to officials with the Mountain View Police Department. Read the full...

Original post made on May. 25, 2013
Last comment by Mountain View 1980, on May 31, 2013 at 5:06 pm | 11 comments | 5551 Views

AROUND TOWN

Landowner wants Rose Market to stay

After a community backlash against plans for 200 apartments at the corner of Castro Street and El Camino Real, one of the...

Original post made on May. 26, 2013
Last comment by MVResident67, on Jul 15, 2013 at 2:06 pm | 19 comments | 4104 Views

AROUND TOWN

Sears leaving San Antonio Shopping Center

Sears department store will be abandoning its location in San Antonio Shopping Center when its lease expires next March,...

Original post made on May. 26, 2013
Last comment by Oblivious, on Jun 1, 2013 at 11:24 pm | 3 comments | 2745 Views

AROUND TOWN

Pressure cooker causes bomb scare at San Antonio Shopping Center

Police evacuated nearby residents and businesses after a pressure cooker was spotted in bushes outside a building at San...

Original post made on May. 26, 2013
Last comment by skim1@yahoo.com, on May 29, 2013 at 7:53 pm | 6 comments | 1678 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Teaching for the future

The head of the local elementary and middle school district said he believes local educators should be ready to say yes to...

Original post made on May. 29, 2013
Last comment by James, on May 30, 2013 at 11:11 pm | 14 comments | 2557 Views

AROUND TOWN

Overturned SUV crash injures four

As many as four people were hospitalized after an SUV overturned on northbound Interstate Highway 280 near Los Altos this...

Original post made on May. 28, 2013
Last comment by Ticket Maker, on May 31, 2013 at 6:37 am | 26 comments | 2065 Views

AROUND TOWN

Robbed on a blind date

A 22-year-old San Jose man had a bad blind date in Mountain View on Tuesday, when a casual hook-up turned into a robbery...

Original post made on May. 29, 2013
Last comment by Ron MV, on May 30, 2013 at 3:17 pm | 8 comments | 2028 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

After Sandy Hook, what should a community do?

When news of the terrible tragedy in Sandy Hook, Conn. broke last December, all of our hearts immediately went out to the...

Original post made on May. 30, 2013
Last comment by gcoladon, on May 30, 2013 at 10:09 am | 1 comment | 2053 Views

RESTAURANTS

Food trucks get green light

The city's 57-year-old food truck ordinance got a revamp Tuesday night, ending an unwritten agreement that had been keeping...

Original post made on May. 30, 2013
Last comment by Rodger, on Jun 1, 2013 at 11:29 am | 9 comments | 2821 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Civility roundtable on guns and school violence tonight

"Could Sandy Hook happen here?" is the headline for tonight's civility roundtable, an event organized by the Human Relations...

Original post made on May. 30, 2013
Last comment by gcoladon, on May 30, 2013 at 12:19 pm | 1 comment | 1321 Views
<< < 236.5 237.5 238.5 239.5 240.5 > >>
Page 238.5 of 361

Draeger’s Los Altos eyes upgrades, expansion
By Elena Kadvany | 4 comments | 3,229 views

Housing is for People
By Steve Levy | 33 comments | 2,227 views

College Visit: Lehigh and Lafayette
By John Raftrey and Lori McCormick | 4 comments | 1,562 views

Is Coffee a Date?
By Laura Stec | 16 comments | 1,208 views

Gratitude, Repairing and Avoiding Affairs
By Chandrama Anderson | 0 comments | 596 views