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

Foothill's 'founding father' dies

Robert Smithwick, one of the founders of Foothill College who continued to help the college throughout his life, died Friday...

Original post made on Mar. 25, 2013
Last comment by Ray Crump, on Mar 25, 2013 at 2:42 pm | 1 comment | 2010 Views

AROUND TOWN

Committee chair unleashes anti-Semitic comments

Comments made by Visual Arts Committee chair Christopher Parkinson online and in emails last week are bizarre, anti-Semitic,...

Original post made on Mar. 28, 2013
Last comment by Wo\'O Ideafarm, on Apr 2, 2013 at 9:35 pm | 44 comments | 4827 Views

AROUND TOWN

Editorial: Time to put brakes on San Antonio Center

There are plenty of reasons for the City Council to put the brakes on Merlone Geier's phase-two plans for the new San Antonio...

Original post made on Mar. 29, 2013
Last comment by Marlene, on Apr 1, 2013 at 10:59 am | 12 comments | 2476 Views

AROUND TOWN

Council OKs two apartment complexes for El Camino Real

The City Council approved a pair of four-story apartment complexes on Tuesday that will add 362 homes to the city's booming...

Original post made on Mar. 29, 2013
Last comment by pedestrian, on Apr 13, 2013 at 12:33 pm | 3 comments | 1990 Views

AROUND TOWN

Electronics, jewelry, cameras stolen in burglary

A home in the 1400 block of Meadow Lane was burglarized on March 26, police said. The thief made off with more than $6,500...

Original post made on Mar. 29, 2013
Last comment by tommy_g_, on Mar 29, 2013 at 4:15 pm | 1 comment | 1834 Views

AROUND TOWN

A night in Morocco

Katia Essyad, the owner of Casablanca Market in Mountain View, teaches cooking classes that offer a full-sensory experience....

Original post made on Mar. 31, 2013
Last comment by , on Mar 31, 2013 at 3:22 am | 1 comment | 5799 Views

AROUND TOWN

CEO leaves company to her employees

When Iris Harrell decided to retire in 2001, she didn't have an heir to leave her remodeling company to, and didn't want...

Original post made on Apr. 4, 2013
Last comment by CrescentParkAnon., on Apr 15, 2013 at 8:48 pm | 13 comments | 7778 Views

AROUND TOWN

'Keep moving forward'

After serving as principal of three schools in the Mountain View Whisman district, Judy Crates has announced she plans to...

Original post made on Apr. 4, 2013
Last comment by parent, on Apr 10, 2013 at 9:51 am | 7 comments | 3524 Views

AROUND TOWN

'Distracted' driver hit woman on sidewalk

An elderly woman was hit by a "distracted" driver Wednesday while she was walking on the sidewalk near the intersection of...

Original post made on Apr. 4, 2013
Last comment by Audrey, on Aug 1, 2013 at 1:16 pm | 61 comments | 6327 Views

AROUND TOWN

The perfect place for an 'impossible dream'

Bertrand Piccard, co-inventor and pilot of the Solar Impulse -- an ultra-light aircraft, powered exclusively by energy gathered...

Original post made on Apr. 5, 2013
Last comment by Mr Advice, on Apr 5, 2013 at 7:41 pm | 1 comment | 2025 Views

AROUND TOWN

CEO leaves company to her employees

When Iris Harrell decided to retire in 2001, she didn't have an heir to leave her remodeling company to, and didn't want...

Original post made on Apr. 7, 2013
Last comment by CrescentParkAnon., on Apr 15, 2013 at 8:45 pm | 3 comments | 2233 Views

AROUND TOWN

Bay Area sees traffic advisories, downed trees, thanks to windy weather

A windy, wet night has left Bay Area roadways littered with fallen trees and debris, and the region remains under a high-wind...

Original post made on Apr. 8, 2013
There are no comments yet. 1987 Views

AROUND TOWN

Woman hit by car dies in hospital

Sarra Golukhov, the 81-year-old Mountain View woman who was struck by a car near the intersection of Rengstorff Avenue and...

Original post made on Apr. 10, 2013
Last comment by Wo\'O Ideafarm, on Apr 13, 2013 at 7:31 pm | 29 comments | 3385 Views

AROUND TOWN

Review: Absolutely perfect fun

The TheatreWorks recipe for a successful new musical: Take one brilliant comedy that has withstood the test of time, toss...

Original post made on Apr. 11, 2013
Last comment by Mr Advice, on Apr 11, 2013 at 7:33 am | 1 comment | 3659 Views

AROUND TOWN

Community college district to make tough cuts

Although good news appears to be on the horizon for higher education, the Foothill-De Anza Community College District is...

Original post made on Apr. 11, 2013
Last comment by kman, on Apr 18, 2013 at 1:52 pm | 5 comments | 2060 Views

AROUND TOWN

City zeroes in on bike, pedestrian safety

The city is continuing to ramp up efforts to make Mountain View more pedestrian friendly after residents called for safer...

Original post made on Apr. 11, 2013
Last comment by anna, on Apr 17, 2013 at 9:09 pm | 18 comments | 3515 Views

AROUND TOWN

Pedestrian hit by car dies in hospital

Sarra Golukhov, the 81-year-old Mountain View woman who was struck by a minivan near the intersection of Rengstorff Avenue...

Original post made on Apr. 11, 2013
Last comment by AK Bose, on Apr 11, 2013 at 10:40 pm | 1 comment | 2445 Views

AROUND TOWN

Military families say they are in the dark about toxics

In an anonymous letter addressed to the Army and the local community late last month, military families living at Moffett...

Original post made on Apr. 15, 2013
Last comment by Informed, on Apr 15, 2013 at 4:16 am | 1 comment | 2709 Views

AROUND TOWN

Pumped up and ticked off

A fight broke out at the 24 Hour Fitness on Showers Drive on the morning of April 12, stemming from an argument over whether...

Original post made on Apr. 16, 2013
Last comment by Mel, on Apr 17, 2013 at 3:03 pm | 8 comments | 1517 Views

AROUND TOWN

County asks residents, firms to save energy today

Energy officials want residents and business owners to cut down on electricity use today, after several San Jose Pacific...

Original post made on Apr. 17, 2013
Last comment by Observer, on Apr 17, 2013 at 2:11 pm | 1 comment | 1794 Views
<< < 271.5 272.5 273.5 274.5 275.5 > >>
Page 273.5 of 422

Taboo Topics
By Chandrama Anderson | 0 comments | 874 views

Death by Diet
By Laura Stec | 1 comment | 383 views

I am Voting Yes on Measure B the Sales Tax for Transaportation
By Steve Levy | 2 comments | 371 views