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

ELECTIONS

Minimum wage hike is the right thing to do

As a citizen of Mountain View, I strongly support raising the minimum wage to $15 per hour by 2018, and I believe that a...

Original post made on Oct. 23, 2015
Last comment by Let em eat cake!, on Oct 23, 2015 at 1:23 am | 2 comments | 632 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Drones prohibited over Super Bowl airspace

With the long-awaited Super Bowl 50 fast approaching, the Federal Aviation Administration is reminding Bay Area residents...

Original post made on Feb. 4, 2016
Last comment by dewas, on Apr 9, 2016 at 5:46 am | 9 comments | 1696 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Details emerge on council expenses

While City Council members get only $500 a month to do what is considered a nearly full-time job, they also are entitled...

Original post made on Jun. 2, 2008
Last comment by DG, on Jun 2, 2008 at 6:47 am | 1 comment | 3931 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Incumbent Mah wins Board of Education seat

By an overwhelming margin, Palo Alto resident Grace Mah won the Santa Clara County Board of Education race. Read the full...

Original post made on Nov. 6, 2008
Last comment by P.A. consitituent, on Dec 12, 2008 at 8:12 pm | 11 comments | 4982 Views

AROUND TOWN

Community rallies behind Carbajal family

Dozens of friends and family members filled a Palo Alto courtroom last week for Pedro Carbajal's scheduled plea bargain,...

Original post made on Mar. 17, 2009
Last comment by Community Member, on Mar 20, 2009 at 4:15 pm | 7 comments | 2529 Views

OTHER ISSUES

2.0 earthquake strikes near Milpitas

The U.S. Geological Survey is reporting that an earthquake with a preliminary magnitude of 2.0 struck Saturday morning in...

Original post made on May. 18, 2009
Last comment by Tom, on May 18, 2009 at 2:32 pm | 1 comment | 2211 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Line 34 bus service hangs in the balance

Since the 1970s the bus stop at the corner of Hackett and Montebello streets has been an asset for those living in the nearby...

Original post made on Aug. 19, 2009
Last comment by SP Phil, on Aug 19, 2009 at 4:58 pm | 1 comment | 2288 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Trustees consider upping school bus fees

The Mountain View Whisman School District board is considering approval of a potential increase in transportation fees, from...

Original post made on Nov. 12, 2009
Last comment by Fed, on Nov 14, 2009 at 6:59 am | 10 comments | 3325 Views

OTHER ISSUES

High speed rail ridership figures challenged

The agency charged with building California's controversial high speed rail system is basing its ridership and revenue forecasts...

Original post made on Feb. 9, 2010
Last comment by eric, on Mar 12, 2010 at 3:10 pm | 6 comments | 2280 Views

AROUND TOWN

Teacher could face battery charge

A 17-year-old male student has accused his 58-year-old female teacher at View Side Academy -- a Mountain View school for...

Original post made on May. 5, 2010
Last comment by a.j., on May 8, 2010 at 7:32 pm | 17 comments | 2786 Views

AROUND TOWN

Man threatened with gun

A man and a juvenile were arrested on Jan. 6 after allegedly threatening a man with a metal pipe and a hand gun as he walked...

Original post made on Jan. 10, 2011
Last comment by Anon., on Jan 24, 2011 at 11:02 am | 15 comments | 1862 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Police Log

AUTO BURGLARY Read the full story here http://www.mv-voice.com/story.php?story_id=6827 posted Friday, April 8, 2011, 12:00...

Original post made on Apr. 9, 2011
Last comment by Nick V, on Apr 11, 2011 at 3:07 pm | 8 comments | 3146 Views

OTHER ISSUES

City becoming a Google (company) town

Could Mountain View become a victim of its own success? Read the full story here http://www.mv-voice.com/story.php?story_id=6978...

Original post made on Jun. 30, 2011
Last comment by Tony, on Jun 30, 2011 at 9:50 am | 1 comment | 2065 Views

AROUND TOWN

Indecent exposure reported on Stevens Creek trail

A woman jogger from Mountain View encountered a man masturbating within view of the Stevens Creek trail at about 2:45 p.m....

Original post made on Sep. 29, 2011
Last comment by Mattie, on Oct 6, 2011 at 7:23 am | 13 comments | 1736 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Hospital announces new dialysis partnership

Citing the need to keep up with a changing medical services market, El Camino Hospital's board of directors voted last week...

Original post made on Jan. 12, 2012
There are no comments yet. 2466 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Erik Onorato remembered by friends, family

Erik Onorato, the 26-year-old who was struck and killed by a pickup truck on April 9, will be remembered as "an incredible...

Original post made on Apr. 12, 2012
Last comment by Leila, on May 5, 2012 at 2:04 am | 5 comments | 2914 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Council praises green apartment project

Possibly the most praised residential project of its size in recent memory was approved by the City Council Tuesday night;...

Original post made on Jun. 28, 2012
Last comment by DCS, on Jul 1, 2012 at 5:01 pm | 2 comments | 2347 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Spare the air alert issued for Saturday

The Bay Area Air Quality Management District has issued a Spare the Air alert for the region for Saturday, Sept. 29. Read...

Original post made on Sep. 28, 2012
Last comment by parent, on Sep 28, 2012 at 2:23 pm | 1 comment | 2067 Views

RESTAURANTS

Third time's a charm

Good things come in threes. There are now three Scott's Seafood restaurants in the area, in Palo Alto, San Jose and Mountain...

Original post made on Dec. 22, 2012
Last comment by Max Hauser, on Dec 22, 2012 at 12:08 pm | 1 comment | 2857 Views

AROUND TOWN

Berlin Wall sections find permanent home by library

After considering several other sites, on Tuesday the City Council settled on putting two donated sections of the Berlin...

Original post made on Mar. 20, 2013
Last comment by Huh?, on Mar 30, 2013 at 3:05 pm | 28 comments | 5897 Views
<< < 260.25 261.25 262.25 263.25 264.25 > >>
Page 262.25 of 404

Mountain View's Liquid Menu is reborn as The Phoenix
By Elena Kadvany | 1 comment | 2,077 views

Abruzzo for Work, Amelia for Family, Rome for Love
By Laura Stec | 5 comments | 1,672 views

How are Exotic Animal Training and Learning in Marriage Related?
By Chandrama Anderson | 3 comments | 1,386 views