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Join the Group to Preserve the Historic Grant Road Open Space!

If you have a Facebook, then please join the group dedicated to preserving this century-old extremely historic open space!

Original post made by Daniel Mart on Mar. 21, 2009
Last comment by Daniel Mart, on Mar 30, 2009 at 10:50 pm | 42 comments | 4095 Views


Campaign pits sports leagues against owls

With the burrowing owl as its poster child, the Audubon Society has started a campaign to make Shoreline Park into an owl...

Original post made on Nov. 25, 2009
Last comment by Mr. Big, on Dec 8, 2009 at 10:26 am | 33 comments | 4091 Views


Musical chairs at MV Whisman

In a surprise announcement at the last meeting of the school year Tuesday, Mountain View Whisman administrators and trustees...

Original post made on Jun. 21, 2008
Last comment by School communities, on Jun 21, 2008 at 8:45 am | 1 comment | 4090 Views


City's bike friendly ways win silver

Mountain View is standing out from most Bay Area cities when it comes to bike-friendliness, according to the the League of...

Original post made on Oct. 23, 2012
Last comment by Oh My No, on Oct 26, 2012 at 3:02 pm | 11 comments | 4090 Views


Huff School finds replacement for Polifrone

A new teacher started at Huff Elementary School this week to replace Patty Polifrone, the fourth grade teacher who left the...

Original post made on Mar. 31, 2009
Last comment by parent, on Apr 6, 2009 at 6:23 pm | 20 comments | 4089 Views


Shop Talk: ribs ramp-up; kids' coding school

In this week's Shop Talk column: a local car wash ribs stop kicks it up a notch; Palo Alto's florists continue to disappear;...

Original post made on Aug. 4, 2014
Last comment by UC Davis Grad, on Aug 4, 2014 at 1:22 pm | 2 comments | 4089 Views


Water district race heats up

Gary Kremen, a Silicon Valley entrepreneur and founder of the dating site, has entered the race for the Santa Clara...

Original post made on Jul. 24, 2014
Last comment by Benica, on Aug 2, 2014 at 10:31 pm | 8 comments | 4089 Views


Castro Street Research

Dear Town Square Readers, I am conducting research for a doctoral dissertation on the topic of urban street design and...

Original post made by Joe Kott on Nov. 9, 2007
Last comment by Joe Kott, on Nov 9, 2007 at 2:23 pm | 3 comments | 4088 Views


Should priority be summer school or teacher training?

School officials at the Mountain View Whisman School District are hunting for ways to boost student achievement, following...

Original post made on Feb. 16, 2016
Last comment by Steven Nelson, on Feb 23, 2016 at 1:18 pm | 26 comments | 4084 Views


Hospital District board member steps down

About five months after resigning from the board of directors of El Camino Hospital in order to spend more time with his...

Original post made on May. 15, 2012
Last comment by Jane, on May 15, 2012 at 4:41 pm | 2 comments | 4083 Views


County seeks new site for north county homeless shelter

The Santa Clara County Board of Supervisors unanimously voted Tuesday to find a replacement for the north county's cold-weather...

Original post made on Apr. 21, 2014
Last comment by DC, on Apr 21, 2014 at 8:05 pm | 3 comments | 4082 Views


Council approves big new office park in North Bayshore

Roughly one year ago, Mountain View's City Council dealt Google a surprise setback by giving the tech giant only one-seventh...

Original post made on Jul. 3, 2016
Last comment by Increase housing prices, on Jul 5, 2016 at 8:58 pm | 7 comments | 4082 Views


Headhunter hired to find next city manager

Efforts to find a new city manager got a head start Tuesday afternoon, when the City Council picked a headhunting firm to...

Original post made on Jan. 6, 2011
Last comment by Hardin, on Jan 6, 2011 at 5:08 pm | 4 comments | 4082 Views


Day worker center eyes new location

At long last, the Day Worker Center of Mountain View has its eye on a permanent home: an abandoned cinderblock building near...

Original post made on Mar. 9, 2008
Last comment by Lookmanohands, on Mar 30, 2008 at 3:40 am | 21 comments | 4081 Views


New book sheds light on city's earliest buildings

A new book by Mountain View historian Nick Perry gives a sense of place to the city's history, including an area that was...

Original post made on Oct. 15, 2012
Last comment by Betty Moore Gregory, on Oct 15, 2012 at 3:21 pm | 2 comments | 4080 Views


Did Measure C Pass or not?

I cant seem to find out whether Measure C passed or not - did it? Margaret ...

Original post made by margaret poor on Jun. 4, 2008
Last comment by Casey Weiss, on Jun 4, 2008 at 11:38 am | 1 comment | 4080 Views


Overturned car in Middlefield Road accident

Mountain View police and fire came to the aid of an injured motorist, after a two-car crash ended with one of the vehicles...

Original post made on Dec. 11, 2014
Last comment by Dancing on the ceiling, on Dec 12, 2014 at 6:51 am | 5 comments | 4077 Views


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. 9, 2014
Last comment by CommonSense, on May 11, 2014 at 4:19 pm | 2 comments | 4076 Views


Student homelessness on the rise in MV schools

Silicon Valley may be the center of job growth and economic prosperity in California, but a greater number of families with...

Original post made on Mar. 14, 2016
Last comment by @mvresident2003, on Mar 28, 2016 at 2:27 pm | 23 comments | 4075 Views


The tweeting species: A conversation with Jonathan Franzen

When novelist and tech-skeptic Jonathan Franzen pays a visit March 6 to Mountain View as part of the Peninsula Open Space...

Original post made on Mar. 7, 2014
Last comment by Spletz, on Mar 7, 2014 at 2:59 pm | 1 comment | 4072 Views
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Local restaurants snag Michelin Bib Gourmand status
By Elena Kadvany | 6 comments | 13,539 views

Response to Arguments Against Measure B
By Steve Levy | 20 comments | 2,314 views

Garden Zucchini Pancakes with Umami Tomato Meets Woodside Elementary
By Laura Stec | 2 comments | 1,107 views