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

Is there room for high-speed station?

If Mayor Ronit Bryant is correct, adding a high-speed rail terminal to the transit center could lead to a substantial makeover...

Original post made on Sep. 10, 2010
Last comment by Lew, on Sep 15, 2010 at 6:53 pm | 3 comments | 2039 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Important Reasons to Vote NO on G

Because the biggest donor to the YES on G campaign is the out-of-state bank that will handle the bond? Because the district...

Original post made by No on G parent on Jun. 2, 2012
Last comment by Steven Nelson, on Jun 5, 2012 at 10:02 am | 6 comments | 2039 Views

OTHER ISSUES

El Camino clinical trial aims to catch lung cancer early

A new El Camino Hospital study, launched at the beginning of this month, aims to use a genetic test to determine which smokers...

Original post made on Nov. 26, 2010
Last comment by A. Reader, on Nov 26, 2010 at 3:37 pm | 1 comment | 2038 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Public Hearing on the Palo Alto Bowl Next Week; Please Attend to Show and Voice Your Support!

Hi you all ... well, here we are ... a public hearing on the Palo Alto Bowl! I urge you to please please "please" come on...

Original post made by Daniel Mart on Nov. 9, 2009
There are no comments yet. 2038 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

When background checks miss the mark

How a Peninsula private school unknowingly hired a teacher with a decades-long history of child molestation allegations....

Original post made on Apr. 11, 2012
Last comment by Steve, on Apr 12, 2012 at 8:15 am | 7 comments | 2037 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Woman reportedly sexually harassed in Palo Alto park

Police in Palo Alto are seeking the public's help in identifying a suspect in an incident in which a woman reported being...

Original post made on Jul. 14, 2014
Last comment by USA, on Jul 14, 2014 at 9:05 pm | 2 comments | 2035 Views

AROUND TOWN

Teens steal tip jars from local Starbucks

Mountain View police are looking for a group of teenagers who went on a robbery spree Tuesday, stealing tip jars from three...

Original post made on Jun. 18, 2009
Last comment by InTown, on Jun 19, 2009 at 9:43 am | 6 comments | 2035 Views

AROUND TOWN

Stevens Creek Trail groundbreaking

The Stevens Creek Trail just keeps getting longer. Yet another extension of the Stevens Creek Trail will break ground Saturday,...

Original post made on Mar. 4, 2011
Last comment by Rossta, on Mar 5, 2011 at 7:55 pm | 3 comments | 2035 Views

OTHER ISSUES

New program helps residents track energy use

A new service from the city is aiming to cut energy usage by making it clear to residents how they can save energy –...

Original post made on May. 24, 2011
Last comment by Alil Miffed, on May 25, 2011 at 9:20 am | 4 comments | 2035 Views

AROUND TOWN

Inks criticizes pay deal with new city manager

At Tuesday's City Council meeting, council member John Inks criticized the $240,000 salary the council approved for new city...

Original post made on Jun. 9, 2011
Last comment by Political Insider, on Jun 10, 2011 at 7:35 am | 3 comments | 2035 Views

AROUND TOWN

Speeding up college transfers

Two bills, written to help streamline transfers from state community colleges to schools in the CSU system by requiring more...

Original post made on Oct. 11, 2010
Last comment by palo alto mom, on Oct 11, 2010 at 5:42 pm | 2 comments | 2035 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Editorial piece 3/26

I was so impressed with the editors of the Voice taking on the issue of Prop 13! Many thanks for addressing this topic and...

Original post made by localmom on Mar. 27, 2010
Last comment by Steven Nelson, on Mar 29, 2010 at 9:50 pm | 5 comments | 2034 Views

BOOKS

Love and Terror in Middle East

LOVE AND TERROR IN THE MIDDLE EAST, 3rd Ed., by Dr. Frank Romano: author event Saturday, Sept. 22nd, 1-4 pm, Barnes &...

Original post made by Dr. Frank Romano on Sep. 6, 2012
There are no comments yet. 2034 Views

AROUND TOWN

Fresh Choice Gone - great site for Chik Fil A

Since Fresh Choice has sadly gone the way of the dinosaur, the empty spot would make a great choice for Chik Fil A - very...

Original post made by PV Resident on Dec. 3, 2012
Last comment by kristine, on Jan 12, 2013 at 8:10 pm | 2 comments | 2034 Views

AROUND TOWN

Undercover cop sheds disguise

An officer from the Mountain View Police Department emerged from his undercover assignment last week, and in doing so shed...

Original post made on Apr. 6, 2012
There are no comments yet. 2034 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Teachers frustrated by poor classroom conditions

Improvements are on the way for Mountain View Whisman School District's elementary schools, as Measure G school bond construction...

Original post made on Dec. 8, 2015
Last comment by Well, on Dec 10, 2015 at 9:46 am | 9 comments | 2033 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Local school is a 'hidden gem'

Though it is often discounted as one of the lowest performing local schools, Castro Elementary School is a "hidden gem" in...

Original post made on Aug. 13, 2012
Last comment by saw-it-through-know-better-now, on Mar 1, 2013 at 10:09 am | 8 comments | 2033 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Writing better with a buddy

For more than a decade, young students in Mountain View have been working on their literacy skills with local seniors in...

Original post made on Dec. 24, 2009
Last comment by Tony Fanning, on Dec 24, 2009 at 3:53 pm | 1 comment | 2033 Views

OTHER ISSUES

City begins to parse census data

In the past decade Mountain View's population has grown by 3,358 — roughly 4.5 percent — according to figures...

Original post made on Mar. 16, 2011
Last comment by Suzanne Abrahams, on Mar 16, 2011 at 4:23 am | 1 comment | 2033 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Spare the Air alert issued for today

Weather predictions for Thursday in the Bay Area have prompted air quality officials to issue the third Winter Spare the...

Original post made on Jan. 6, 2011
Last comment by vfree, on Jan 6, 2011 at 2:48 pm | 1 comment | 2033 Views
<< < 261.5 262.5 263.5 264.5 265.5 > >>
Page 263.5 of 393

Ike's Place makes another go at Stanford; Palo Alto outpost stalls
By Elena Kadvany | 15 comments | 4,261 views

Relaxing the Height Limit for Housing with Conditions
By Steve Levy | 28 comments | 1,675 views

Foods of Love
By Laura Stec | 3 comments | 1,628 views

I had no Idea How to Deal with Anger and Conflict
By Chandrama Anderson | 0 comments | 1,190 views