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

Opinion shifts against high-speed rail

As the price tag for California's proposed high-speed-rail system continues to swell, so does public opposition to the voter-approved...

Original post made on Dec. 6, 2011
Last comment by Old Ben, on Dec 8, 2011 at 9:02 pm | 12 comments | 1919 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Stanford physiologist shares Nobel Prize in chemistry

A Stanford Medical School professor today won the Nobel Prize in chemistry for his work on receptors that convey chemical...

Original post made on Oct. 11, 2012
Last comment by Kate, on Oct 11, 2012 at 11:13 am | 1 comment | 1919 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Curb enthusiasm in Rex Manor area

The City Council unanimously made an exception to the rules Tuesday, allowing the Rex Manor neighborhood to keep its much-loved...

Original post made on Apr. 22, 2009
Last comment by RMT of Rex Manor, on Apr 25, 2009 at 1:47 pm | 6 comments | 1918 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

High school students do well on API tests

Students in the Mountain View-Los Altos High School District made notable gains in this year's Academic Performance Index,...

Original post made on Sep. 25, 2009
Last comment by parent, on Sep 26, 2009 at 8:50 pm | 5 comments | 1918 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

New teaching system a hit

Since the Explicit Direct Instruction program was introduced at the beginning of this school year, Craig Goldman, superintendent...

Original post made on Mar. 20, 2012
Last comment by Jane Doe, on Jul 31, 2013 at 8:53 am | 12 comments | 1918 Views

AROUND TOWN

Saving Hangar One

The southern doors of Hangar One at Moffett Field were completely stripped of siding as of Tuesday. Read the full story...

Original post made on Sep. 8, 2011
Last comment by DoSomeTHINGwithIt, on Sep 17, 2011 at 11:23 pm | 21 comments | 1917 Views

ELECTIONS

Historic home may be razed for office building

City Council members put the fate of a historic downtown home into the hands of developer Roger Burnell on Tuesday night,...

Original post made on Jul. 11, 2012
Last comment by Daniel DeBolt, on Jul 16, 2012 at 3:13 pm | 16 comments | 1917 Views

AROUND TOWN

Dramatic final hearing for Minton's project

It was a house divided in a packed City Council chambers Tuesday night, as supporters and opponents clashed over a proposed...

Original post made on Mar. 24, 2010
Last comment by Caltrain Rider, on Mar 30, 2010 at 10:09 am | 40 comments | 1916 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

No League of Women Voters endorsement, after all

A candidate for the local school board has removed text from his campaign website claiming that he had been endorsed by the...

Original post made on Sep. 10, 2012
Last comment by Steven Nelson, on Sep 12, 2012 at 8:13 am | 9 comments | 1915 Views

ELECTIONS

School board candidate's advertorial snafu

A candidate running for the local elementary and middle school district's board of trustees said he thought he was being...

Original post made on Nov. 3, 2012
Last comment by Steven Nelson, on Nov 3, 2012 at 8:58 am | 1 comment | 1915 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Election looms large for schools

A special election is coming next month, and local school administrators are watching it closely, with many saying the outcome...

Original post made on Apr. 24, 2009
Last comment by Johnny Robots, on Apr 30, 2009 at 11:21 pm | 6 comments | 1914 Views

AROUND TOWN

Bigger class sizes, no teacher raises at MV Whisman

Last week, Mountain View elementary and middle school officials approved next year's budget, which aims to make do with dwindling...

Original post made on Jun. 24, 2010
Last comment by Tea Partyer, on Jun 26, 2010 at 7:38 am | 8 comments | 1914 Views

OTHER ISSUES

South Bay area code overlay starts in October

Starting in mid-October, anyone calling the South Bay from a phone with a 408 area code will be required to do something...

Original post made on Sep. 10, 2012
Last comment by Ted, on Sep 11, 2012 at 9:21 am | 3 comments | 1914 Views

AROUND TOWN

Service above self

If you want to do well while doing good, Mountain View's Rotary Club provides both outlets — business networking and...

Original post made on Jan. 2, 2009
Last comment by Alicia Crank, on Jan 2, 2009 at 8:34 am | 1 comment | 1913 Views

AROUND TOWN

Put the article about ATM skimming on-line

That's news that people really need to know. Put it on-line so we can send the link to our friends....

Original post made by Bernie Brightman on Feb. 10, 2009
Last comment by Bernie Brightman, on Feb 10, 2009 at 12:59 pm | 2 comments | 1913 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

What's the difference between MVHS, LAHS, Gunn, Paly?

We have narrowed down our choices of high schools and plan to move to Los Altos or Palo Alto. What are the differences? I...

Original post made by Parent on Dec. 26, 2009
Last comment by MVHS Parent, on Jan 2, 2010 at 10:53 am | 3 comments | 1913 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Article on Mountain View and Google in the New York Times

Google and Mountain View Recast Company-Town Model quotes both Mayor Bryant and several comments from this website. http://www.nytimes.com/2010/02/19/us/19sfvalley.html...

Original post made by Yonatan Bryant on Feb. 19, 2010
Last comment by Thom, on Feb 21, 2010 at 12:02 pm | 4 comments | 1913 Views

OTHER ISSUES

El Camino layoffs draw criticism

What's to blame for the layoffs at El Camino Hospital? It depends on who you ask. Read the full story here http://www.mv-voice.com/story.php?story_id=6285...

Original post made on Aug. 25, 2010
Last comment by spending money, on Aug 31, 2010 at 9:35 pm | 9 comments | 1912 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Google deals a no-no if Jabbari wins council seat?

The election of a Google employee to the City Council could mean no new lucrative deals between the internet giant and the...

Original post made on Oct. 11, 2010
Last comment by Tom, on Oct 15, 2010 at 9:30 am | 4 comments | 1912 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Google to build fiber network at Stanford

Palo Alto's dream of a citywide ultra-high-speed broadband network will soon take shape on a smaller scale just beyond the...

Original post made on Nov. 16, 2010
Last comment by Thom, on Nov 17, 2010 at 3:52 pm | 2 comments | 1911 Views
<< < 115.25 116.25 117.25 118.25 119.25 > >>
Page 117.25 of 309

Veggie Grill coming soon to Mountain View's San Antonio Center
By Elena Kadvany | 25 comments | 3,706 views

The No Sweat Way to Bike to Work
By Janet Lafleur | 9 comments | 2,032 views

Analyze data yourself with R - a fast growing language for statistics, forecasting and graphs
By Angela Hey | 2 comments | 1,615 views

The Dude Abides
By Laura Stec | 4 comments | 1,545 views

. . . Loved in Spite of Ourselves
By Chandrama Anderson | 0 comments | 1,496 views