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

City accepting applicants to new rent control committee

Mountain View is now recruiting for the city's new Rental Housing Committee -- the governing body tasked with making crucial...

Original post made on Nov. 28, 2016
Last comment by george drysdale, on Nov 28, 2016 at 11:02 am | 1 comment | 2108 Views

AROUND TOWN

FAA committee: Scrap existing flight path

A committee tasked with recommending ways to reduce airplane noise over the Midpeninsula voted last week in favor of a new...

Original post made on Nov. 22, 2016
Last comment by Mad at FAA, on Nov 28, 2016 at 7:30 am | 10 comments | 480072 Views

AROUND TOWN

CSA takes its show on the road

The Community Services Agency of Mountain View and Los Altos has long been a bastion of support services for low-income and...

Original post made on Nov. 27, 2016
Last comment by Steven Lebron Arroyo, on Nov 27, 2016 at 4:22 pm | 1 comment | 243 Views

AROUND TOWN

What was Mountain View like in the '70s

I am new to the area and am curious what life was like in Mountain View in the 1970s, 1980s and even earlier. I would love...

Original post made by Newbie on Apr. 13, 2008
Last comment by CrescentParkAnon., on Nov 27, 2016 at 2:04 pm | 206 comments | 64549 Views

AROUND TOWN

'Tis the season

Though winter doesn't officially arrive until the solstice on Dec. 21, the holiday season has begun. With it comes plenty...

Original post made on Nov. 25, 2016
Last comment by Abigail, on Nov 26, 2016 at 2:50 pm | 2 comments | 1768 Views

AROUND TOWN

Pre-construction work starts on Caltrain electification

Preparations for the construction work needed to electrify Caltrain along the Peninsula corridor have started and will last...

Original post made on Nov. 22, 2016
Last comment by resident, on Nov 26, 2016 at 2:28 pm | 8 comments | 1473 Views

ELECTIONS

Santa Clara County eyes plan to offer legal aid to undocumented residents

Undocumented immigrants facing threats of deportation by the forthcoming Trump administration may soon have more legal help...

Original post made on Nov. 20, 2016
Last comment by The Donald, on Nov 22, 2016 at 8:41 pm | 12 comments | 3092 Views

RESTAURANTS

Where to find a free Thanksgiving Day meal on the Midpeninsula

This Thanksgiving, thousands of community members will come together in kitchens and dining halls throughout the Midpeninsula,...

Original post made on Nov. 22, 2016
Last comment by Bob Lopez, on Nov 22, 2016 at 4:27 pm | 3 comments | 2662 Views

BOOKS

Huge housing development raises hopes and fears

At face value, it's a proposal packed with exactly what Mountain View leaders want -- a colossal new apartment complex that...

Original post made on Oct. 18, 2016
Last comment by Social Justice , on Nov 22, 2016 at 2:20 pm | 31 comments | 4950 Views

ELECTIONS

Guest opinion:We must confront Trump's agenda onsustainability and human rights issues

Listening to commentators discuss the presidential election, one might think that Donald Trump had won by a landslide. In...

Original post made on Nov. 18, 2016
Last comment by Bob 2, on Nov 22, 2016 at 8:49 am | 18 comments | 815 Views

AROUND TOWN

Los Altos woman named Rhodes Scholar

A Los Altos woman was selected as one of 32 students this year to study at Oxford University starting in October as part...

Original post made on Nov. 21, 2016
Last comment by Reader, on Nov 22, 2016 at 8:36 am | 7 comments | 2264 Views

AROUND TOWN

El Camino Hospital drops CEO Ryba

On Saturday, the El Camino Hospital board of directors voted 7-0 not to renew the five-year contract with hospital president...

Original post made on Aug. 30, 2016
Last comment by infurated, on Nov 21, 2016 at 10:22 pm | 25 comments | 13985 Views

MOVIES

A quiet struggle

One might call coincidence the universe's way of practicing irony. Certainly few historical coincidences have been as apt...

Original post made on Nov. 21, 2016
There are no comments yet. 1045 Views

ELECTIONS

City Council backs immediate eviction protections

In an effort to staunch a recent wave of evictions, the Mountain View City Council on Tuesday morning voted to immediately...

Original post made on Nov. 15, 2016
Last comment by The Donald, on Nov 20, 2016 at 4:07 pm | 34 comments | 4906 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Aircraft noise committee to meet for final vote

A controversial plan to reroute flight paths to San Francisco International Airport is nearing decision time. After several...

Original post made on Nov. 15, 2016
Last comment by Linda K., on Nov 20, 2016 at 2:21 pm | 4 comments | 1647 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

MVHS teacher returns to classroom after dust-up over Trump comments

Mountain View High School teacher Frank Navarro returned to the classroom Monday after school administrators put him on paid...

Original post made on Nov. 14, 2016
Last comment by MVHS Spartan, on Nov 19, 2016 at 7:08 pm | 47 comments | 6568 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Crime briefs

<B>Attempted bike theft Read the full story here http://mv-voice.com/print/story/2016/11/18/crime-briefs posted Friday,...

Original post made on Nov. 18, 2016
There are no comments yet. 358 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Man arrested for selling pot near St. Francis high school

A Los Altos man was arrested earlier this month after allegedly selling marijuana to teenagers near a Mountain View high...

Original post made on Nov. 17, 2016
Last comment by GD the pusher, on Nov 18, 2016 at 6:40 am | 3 comments | 2894 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Making earthquake upgrades easier

Mountain View could become more earthquake-ready, after the city's Environmental Planning Commission voted unanimously last...

Original post made on Nov. 16, 2016
Last comment by Paul, on Nov 17, 2016 at 8:16 pm | 2 comments | 2129 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

LASD board race: Johnson edges ahead

As election results poured in Tuesday night and into Wednesday morning, North Los Altos resident Bryan Johnson pulled ahead...

Original post made on Nov. 9, 2016
Last comment by Johnson fan, on Nov 17, 2016 at 7:36 pm | 6 comments | 4150 Views
<< < 1 2 3 4 5 > >>
Page 2.25 of 431

Sam's Chowder House Palo Alto to become burger chain
By Elena Kadvany | 23 comments | 9,994 views

New York College Tours
By John Raftrey and Lori McCormick | 1 comment | 1,773 views

Family Planning: Both Agree Before Getting Pregnant
By Chandrama Anderson | 0 comments | 1,164 views