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

Affordable housing project on track

City Council members indicated they had no major issues with a plan for 50 affordable family apartments at Evelyn and Franklin...

Original post made on May. 6, 2010
Last comment by Bruno, on May 12, 2010 at 11:09 am | 4 comments | 1033 Views

AROUND TOWN

Train strikes man in Palo Alto

A 22-year-old Palo Alto man was struck and killed by a Union Pacific Railroad Co. freight train Monday night north of Churchill...

Original post made on Feb. 19, 2013
Last comment by Mr. Worldallwrong, on Feb 20, 2013 at 8:54 am | 3 comments | 1033 Views

AROUND TOWN

Robbery suspect nabbed

An employee of Red Rock Coffee was injured Saturday when he tried to stop a man from stealing his bicycle, which was locked...

Original post made on Apr. 16, 2012
Last comment by RobinS, on Apr 16, 2012 at 10:20 pm | 6 comments | 1032 Views

AROUND TOWN

Here comes the sun

Sunday's partial solar eclipse was best viewed indirectly, as seen in this photo with a multitude of images of the sun projected...

Original post made on May. 21, 2012
Last comment by gcoladon, on May 21, 2012 at 2:14 pm | 1 comment | 1032 Views

AROUND TOWN

Bank robbed on El Camino

Police report that a man with a handgun robbed a Mountain View bank on E. El Camino Real on Monday afternoon. Read the full...

Original post made on Mar. 18, 2010
Last comment by White Male, on Mar 18, 2010 at 5:09 pm | 6 comments | 1031 Views

AROUND TOWN

Eshoo bill would repay public entities

Rep. Anna Eshoo introduced the Restitution for Local Government Act of 2010 on Thursday to help counties and other public...

Original post made on Apr. 23, 2010
Last comment by the299crew, on Apr 23, 2010 at 9:09 pm | 3 comments | 1031 Views

AROUND TOWN

Medi-pot regulations are no slam dunk

Disagreements on the City Council Tuesday appeared to threaten the passage of an ordinance allowing regulated marijuana dispensaries...

Original post made on Jun. 10, 2010
Last comment by Tina, on Jun 10, 2010 at 11:43 pm | 1 comment | 1031 Views

AROUND TOWN

Tuesday, Aug. 7

[http://www.theatreworks.org/shows/2012nwf/ ==B Theater:== "Sleeping Rough"] TheatreWorks' New Works Festival presents the...

Original post made on Aug. 7, 2012
Last comment by randy albin, on Aug 7, 2012 at 3:25 pm | 1 comment | 1031 Views

AROUND TOWN

Future park? Council buys lush 1-acre property

The City Council approved the purchase of a 1.2 acre property Tuesday night, offered by its longtime resident, who wants...

Original post made on May. 11, 2013
Last comment by R.Kohn, on May 11, 2013 at 9:15 am | 1 comment | 1031 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Witness leads cops to arrest two prowling suspects

Two men, who may have been looking for a home to break into, were arrested this morning after a witness called police about...

Original post made on Jul. 16, 2013
Last comment by @ Mary, on Jul 18, 2013 at 11:33 am | 14 comments | 1031 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Bill to help businesses raise cash moves ahead

A bill that aims to help small businesses amass capital and go public overwhelmingly passed the House of Representatives...

Original post made on Nov. 8, 2011
Last comment by maguro_01, on Nov 8, 2011 at 5:34 pm | 1 comment | 1030 Views

AROUND TOWN

'Civility Roundtable' hopes to foster respect

The Tucson, Ariz. shooting of Congresswoman Gabby Giffords brought the nation together in a state of shock and mourning....

Original post made on Oct. 7, 2011
Last comment by curious, on Oct 7, 2011 at 5:35 pm | 2 comments | 1029 Views

OTHER ISSUES

High-speed rail hits speedbump in its Caltrain partnership

What was billed as a historic occasion for the California High-Speed Rail Authority and its Bay Area partners ended on an...

Original post made on Mar. 6, 2013
Last comment by Ted Crocker, on Mar 7, 2013 at 8:35 am | 9 comments | 1029 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Obama visits Palo Alto to raise funds for Dems

President Obama visited Palo Alto Thursday night to attend two fundraisers benefiting the Democratic Senatorial Campaign...

Original post made on Jun. 7, 2013
Last comment by Tom, on Jun 11, 2013 at 11:50 am | 3 comments | 1029 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Worst year to start high-tech company? 2000

Only one in six high-tech companies that started in 2000 in Silicon Valley remained in business at the end of the decade,...

Original post made on Oct. 13, 2011
Last comment by Mr. T, on Oct 14, 2011 at 8:12 pm | 3 comments | 1027 Views

AROUND TOWN

Menlo Park to hire high-speed-rail lobbyist

The city of Menlo Park has hired a lobbyist to make the city's case to Sacramento when it comes to the California high speed...

Original post made on Mar. 31, 2010
Last comment by Rodger, on Mar 31, 2010 at 10:50 pm | 2 comments | 1026 Views

OTHER ISSUES

The Voice celebrates 20 years

When Carol Torgrimson and Kate Wakerly came up with a plan to start what was originally called "The Voice of Mountain View"...

Original post made on Feb. 22, 2013
Last comment by Great Auntie, on Feb 27, 2013 at 2:39 pm | 13 comments | 1025 Views

AROUND TOWN

Crews to film 'Silicon Valley' TV show in Palo Alto

A film crew will be in downtown Palo Alto to film an HBO television show pilot today (Tuesday), according to the city. Read...

Original post made on Mar. 12, 2013
Last comment by Bogaigh, on Mar 12, 2013 at 5:04 pm | 2 comments | 1025 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Would-be robber thwarted when clerk flees

A local convenience store clerk thwarted an attempted armed robber by running away, according to a police report. Read...

Original post made on Mar. 19, 2013
Last comment by Old Ben, on Mar 20, 2013 at 10:00 am | 3 comments | 1025 Views

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 | 1025 Views
<< < 265.25 266.25 267.25 268.25 269.25 > >>
Page 267.25 of 309

Veggie Grill coming soon to Mountain View's San Antonio Center
By Elena Kadvany | 14 comments | 2,882 views

Allowing Unauthorized Immigrants to Learn and Earn Legally Will Help the Economy
By Steve Levy | 37 comments | 2,540 views

Is HBO's Silicon Valley Any Good?
By Anita Felicelli | 18 comments | 1,874 views

The No Sweat Way to Bike to Work
By Janet Lafleur | 5 comments | 1,716 views

Analyze data yourself with R - a fast growing language for statistics, forecasting and graphs
By Angela Hey | 0 comments | 391 views