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 sued over child endangerment arrest

A mother who was cleared of child endangerment charges in 2007 after leaving her toddler locked in her car outside of Costco...

Original post made on Jul. 8, 2009
Last comment by Rob, on Aug 12, 2009 at 4:19 pm | 26 comments | 2782 Views

AROUND TOWN

CHAC gets venue to cancel controversial act

A reggae-rap show scheduled for Tuesday night at San Jose's Voodoo Lounge was canceled last week after the owners received...

Original post made on Oct. 13, 2009
Last comment by USA, on Oct 14, 2009 at 9:13 am | 7 comments | 2013 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Air district issues 'Spare the Air' alert

The Bay Area Air Quality Management District has issued a "Spare the Air" alert for Tuesday, marking the fourth of the season...

Original post made on Jan. 5, 2010
Last comment by localmom, on Jan 5, 2010 at 9:18 pm | 2 comments | 1716 Views

AROUND TOWN

Water use flowing downward, city finds

The economic recession appears to have been good for water conservation, with total water use in 2009 reported to be the...

Original post made on Apr. 1, 2010
Last comment by Kristine, on May 9, 2011 at 7:17 pm | 4 comments | 1730 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Council OKs affordable housing for 51 families

A lucky group of 51 low-income families will have unusually affordable housing in an unusually high-quality development,...

Original post made on Jun. 24, 2010
Last comment by No BMR, on Jun 27, 2010 at 5:31 pm | 11 comments | 1886 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Sick and tired of chronic fatigue syndrome

Amberlin Wu, who has suffered from chronic fatigue syndrome for 15 years, is sick and tired of being sick and tired. Read...

Original post made on Dec. 2, 2010
Last comment by AnotherAffected, on Oct 8, 2011 at 12:17 am | 79 comments | 31862 Views

AROUND TOWN

Council finally discusses website, technology goals

The city is finally moving forward with a City Council goal from last year to better use technology and the Internet to serve...

Original post made on Mar. 8, 2011
Last comment by JR, on Mar 8, 2011 at 12:53 pm | 1 comment | 1752 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Shoreline Community takes on $26.5 million in new debt

To pay for new Shoreline area ball fields, pedestrian overpasses and a fire station, the City Council approved the issuance...

Original post made on May. 26, 2011
Last comment by Steven Nelson, on May 27, 2011 at 10:41 am | 6 comments | 2160 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Cold case cracked: three arrested in 2004 gang murder

A new investigation into the 2004 shooting death of 17-year-old Alejandro "Alex" Fernandez has led to the arrest of two main...

Original post made on Aug. 22, 2011
Last comment by S Tyler, on Aug 30, 2011 at 9:46 am | 76 comments | 7243 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Businesses look to crowdsourcing

Does your business need better promotion? Do you want to compile a sales lead list? Why not split the job into tasks, broadcast...

Original post made on Nov. 23, 2011
Last comment by Observer, on Nov 23, 2011 at 7:21 am | 2 comments | 3591 Views

AROUND TOWN

Free tax help today at MV library

Free bilingual assistance with filing taxes is available today, March 7, from 2-7 p.m. at the Mountain View Library, 585...

Original post made on Mar. 7, 2012
There are no comments yet. 1843 Views

AROUND TOWN

Police use stun gun in brawl behind Zen Lounge

Police officers used a Taser-type stun gun on a man who allegedly violently resisted arrest during a massive brawl outside...

Original post made on May. 24, 2012
Last comment by Phoenix Storm Defense, on May 26, 2012 at 10:32 am | 8 comments | 2512 Views

AROUND TOWN

Thursday, Aug. 23

[http://www.mountainview.gov/city_hall/comm_services/recreation_programs_and_services/community_events/summer_concert_series.asp...

Original post made on Aug. 23, 2012
Last comment by randy albin, on Aug 23, 2012 at 11:51 am | 1 comment | 1804 Views

AROUND TOWN

Council looks to double housing fees

In a city soon to be flooded with building proposals from Google and Intuit, council members said Tuesday that commercial...

Original post made on Nov. 15, 2012
Last comment by Does anyone connect the dots?, on Nov 18, 2012 at 4:29 pm | 7 comments | 4533 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

EPA finds toxic vapors in Evandale homes

Above a much-studied toxic groundwater plume, the Environmental Protection Agency has found something of a surprise: toxic...

Original post made on Feb. 15, 2013
Last comment by jravanell, on Mar 17, 2013 at 9:04 am | 22 comments | 21258 Views

AROUND TOWN

Time for Google fix WiFi or turn it off

It is time for Google to step up and either repair its troubled WiFi system in Mountain View or shut it down, which is a...

Original post made on Aug. 2, 2013
Last comment by rolo8ab, on Aug 5, 2013 at 5:02 pm | 2 comments | 6373 Views

AROUND TOWN

A seat on the bus

Google is known for operating the largest private transit system in the world, shuttling thousands of employees to and from...

Original post made on Oct. 24, 2013
Last comment by Lara, on Sep 5, 2014 at 8:24 pm | 20 comments | 24057 Views

AROUND TOWN

LinkedIn has big expansion plans

While City Council members have balked at allowing development in the area until next year, LinkedIn apparently wants to...

Original post made on May. 8, 2014
Last comment by DC, on May 11, 2014 at 7:26 pm | 8 comments | 6032 Views

AROUND TOWN

County moves ahead with plan to house border kids

A plan that could allow local residents to house dozens of the Central American children detained at the United States southern...

Original post made on Aug. 6, 2014
Last comment by Linda Curtis, on Aug 8, 2014 at 12:53 pm | 13 comments | 3876 Views

ELECTIONS

Traffic claim on council candidate's mailer raises questions

City Council candidate Ellen Kamei has sent out a mailer that makes a controversial claim: Adding 5,000 new homes in North...

Original post made on Oct. 31, 2014
Last comment by Good Results, on Nov 5, 2014 at 9:26 am | 25 comments | 7100 Views
<< < 114 115 116 117 118 > >>
Page 116 of 393

Ike's Place makes another go at Stanford; Palo Alto outpost stalls
By Elena Kadvany | 9 comments | 2,644 views

I had no Idea How to Deal with Anger and Conflict
By Chandrama Anderson | 0 comments | 749 views

Foods of Love
By Laura Stec | 0 comments | 603 views

Relaxing the Height Limit for Housing with Conditions
By Steve Levy | 10 comments | 452 views